Bhutan, Route

Bhutan – The Triangle Circuit

A Young Monk at Paro Dzong, Bhutan by Arun Bhat on 500px.com

Thimpu + Punakha + Paro

6 Nights
7 Days
Day Plan
Day 01 Pick up from Hasimara and proceed towards Phuntsholing. After permit formalities check in to the hotel. Overnight at Phuntsholing.
Day 02 After breakfast, transfer to Thimphu. On way natural view and visit to Chhukha Darn. Upon arrival at Thimphu check in to the hotel and cover Tashichho Dzong, Royal Palace, and visit Memorable Chorten. Overnight at Thimphu.
Day 03 After breakfast visit Kuensel Phodrang — World's Largest Sitting Buddha Statue, Takin Reserve Zoo, and BBS Tower. Visit the national library, painting school, and Handicrafts Emporium. Overnight stay at Thimphu.
Day 04 After breakfast, check out from the hotel and transfer for a day excursion to Punakha. Enroute halt at Dochu La (108 Chortens) – A mountain pass leading further into the Punakha Valley. Visit Punakha Dzong, ChIrnilakhang/Monastery, and Jigme Dorji national Park, Po Chew and Mo Chew river, and longest suspension bridge on your way to Punakha. Overnight stay at Paro.
Day 05 After breakfast, explore Paro Valley for sightseeing including Drukgyel Dzong — Ruins of an old fortress in Paro. Kyichu Lhakhang, a famous monastery in Paro. Ta Dzong — National Museum of Bhutan- Ring Pong Dzong and evening visit town depending on time. Overnight stay in Paro.
Day 06 After breakfast, proceed for a day excursion to Chele La pass (12,200 ft) – The highest motorable point in Bhutan. On a clear day one can get a breath-taking view of Mt Jhomolhari (23,996 ft the second highest peak of Bhutan) and other Himalayan giants, Haa valley view point, and Airport viewpoint than Back to Hotel. Overnight stay at Paro.
Day 07 After breakfast proceed to Hasimara. Tour ends.

Beauty in the lap of himalaya. by Radha Swami on 500px.com


The Punakha Dzong is the administrative centre of Punakha District in Punakha, Bhutan. Constructed by Ngawang Namgyal, 1st Zhabdrung Rinpoche, in 1637–38, it is the second oldest and second largest dzong in Bhutan and one of its most majestic structures.The dzong houses the sacred relics of the southern Drukpa Lineage of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism, including the Rangjung Kasarpani and the sacred remains of Ngawang Namgyal and the tertön Pema Lingpa.

Tariff
Type Minimum Pax Tariff per person
Standard 8 11500
Standard Plus 8 13500
Deluxe 8 21600

Trip cost includes:

  • Stay with breakfast
  • Vehicle from/to Hasimara/Paro
  • All site-seeing (excludes Entry fees, National Park or Ticketing cost)
  • Permit and driver’s stay

This is a tentative cost. Please ask for a quotation for exact rate. You can customize your trip plans, hotels

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Sunrise over Bhutan by Craig Allen on 500px.com

Of course, Thimphu wasn’t like any city we had ever encountered. Even today, Bhutan’s biggest city is famously without traffic lights—traffic policemen suffice to direct cars. Approximately 1 lakh people live in Thimphu, which also has several restaurants, cafés, shops and museums. – Anupama Chopra (Condé Nast Traveller)

Bhutan: The Three Friends. by Sebastian Leonhardt on 500px.com