The journey to Bhutan without hike for the enthusiast is no worth visiting Bhutan. Exploring the beautiful landscape of Bhutan, through lush green forest, breathtaking views and unforgettable memories created.
DAY 1: ARRIVE PARO AND DRIVE TO THIMPHU VALLEY Upon arrival at Paro International Airport you will be welcomed by our representative. Explore the beautiful Thimphu valley. Circle the National Memorial Chorten with locals, this iconic monument was built in memory of the 3rd King of Bhutan. Take a chance to make your own traditional paper at Jungshi Paper Factory. Visit Tashi Chhoe Dzong known as the “Fortress of the Glorious Religion”. Leisure in Town. DAY 2: THIMPHU VALLEY Breakfast at hotel and visit more interesting places in Thimphu. Observe the fascinating odd looking animal Takin, Bhutan’s National Animal. Panoramic view of Thimphu City from Buddha Dordenma. Drive towards North of Thimphu Valley through the City to enjoy the picturesque hike to Tango Goenpa Monastery. Interact with the cheerful nuns at the Zilukha Nunnery. Appreciate the unique traditional arts and crafts at the National Institute for Zorig Chusum that has symbolic meaning to the country. Visit the Royal Textile Academy to witness the unique patterns. Take a walk by the busiest Centenary Farmer Market where fresh Bhutanese produce are available. Leisure in Town. DAY 3: DRIVE TO PHOBJIKHA VALLEY The next step takes you to Gangtey with views of the Phobjikha Valley. Explore the Gangtey Goemba Monastery, which boasts spectacular views of the entire Phobjikha Valley. Glimpse the majestic, endangered black-necked crane in their breeding grounds in season. Hike and meander along the Gangtey Nature Trail, crossing streams, rhododendron gardens and villages. DAY 4: DRIVE TO PUNAKHA VALLEY Early breakfast at hotel and drive towards Punakha Valley. Enjoy a hike to Chimi Lhakhang, a temple dedicated to the ‘Divine Madman’, adorned with phallic symbols. Enter the courtyard of Pungthang Dewachen Phodrang – Palace of Great Happiness, the beautiful fortress is the winter residence of Bhutan’s Central Monastic Body. Walk along the longest Suspension bridge and cross the Pho Chu River. Leisure at Punakha Town. DAY 5: PUNAKHA TO PARO VALLEY Early drive towards north of Punakha Valley along the fresh crystal clear Mochu River. Hike and relish a picnic breakfast at the Khamsum Yulley Namgyal Chorten and enjoy the bird eye view of the fertile Punakha Valley. Return to beautiful Paro Valley. Check-in to Hotel. Leisure at Paro Town. DAY 6: PARO VALLEY—TAKTSANG HIKE Drive towards base of Tiger’s Nest and hike to the iconic Tiger’s Nest, the most stunning and popular landmark in the Kingdom of Bhutan. Experience the unique Bhutanese local way of wellness which combines the minerals of a hot stone bath with the healing khempa herb. Leisure in Town and experience your dinner added with Pure Bhutanese dishes. DAY 7: PARO – FLY TO YOUR NEXT DESTINATION You will be transferred to Paro International Airport by our representative and safe journey for your next destination and wishing you to see you again in the Land of Happiness.
Located below the main town, near the Wang Chhu River, Thimphu’s weekend market is by far the largest domestic market for the farmers in Bhutan. Farmers come from all over the country to sell their farm products in the market. With its wide assortment of fresh and organic produce, the Farmer’s Market has become a favourite spot for tourists and a recreational place for people from all walks of life. Across a cantilever footbridge, Kuendeyling Bazaam, to the west bank is a collection of stalls selling clothing, textiles and handicrafts.
From the dusk till the dawn, farmers works with dedication in his farm land filled with arrays of vegetable varieties. In Bhutan main source of income for farmers are from field produce like potato, cardamom, orange, apple and green vegetables ready to market. Farmer has to survive with whatever is grown from his land. And today, he has bright face since government has been supporting our farmers in various ways.
Thimphu, Bhutan’s capital, occupies a valley in the country’s western interior. In addition to being the government seat, the city is known for its Buddhist sites. The massive Tashichho Dzong is a fortified monastery and government palace with gold-leaf roofs. The Memorial Chorten, a whitewashed structure with a gold spire, is a revered Buddhist shrine dedicated to Bhutan’s third king, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck. People here are humble and hardworking. The day start with energetic sweepers making the street clean keeping Thimphu well clean. One rushing with fast pace towards respective office Nearby Wangchu River noisy super market where Bhutan produce...