Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Route:- Mumbai - Phuentsholing [1N] - Thimpu [2N] - Punakha [2N] - Paro [2N] - Phuentsholing [1N] – Mumbai.
Summarized Itinerary :-
Day 01. IXB Airport – Phuentsholing (170 kms. / 5 hrs.) ARRIVAL AT BAGDOGRA (IXB) AIRPORT –PHUNTSHOLING.
Day 02. Phuentsholing – Thimphu (176 kms. / 6 hrs.).
Day 03. Thimphu Sightseeing.
Day 04. Thimphu – Punakha/Wangdue Sightseeing (77 kms. / 3 hrs.).
Day 05. PUNAKHA / WANGDI.
Day 06. PUNAKHA / WANGDI – PARO.
Day 07. PARO.
Day 08. PARO – PHUNTSHOLING.
Day 09. PHUNTSHOLING - BAGDOGRA (IXB) AIRPORT.
ARRIVAL AT BAGDOGRA (IXB) AIRPORT –PHUNTSHOLING: Pick up from Njp Railway Station / Bagdogra (IXB) Airport and transfer to Phuentsholing (165 Kms, 03 to 04 Hrs) Meet & Greet upon arrival at Phuentsholing (298Mts / 977Fts). Depending on your arrival time our Trip Leader will assist you in procurement of your permit to Bhutan. The permit issuance takes time depending on the rush one has to stand in queue for procurement of permit. In case the permit is not processed on the day of arrival then it can be issued next day before you start for next destination. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast and after completing your Visa / Permit formalities assisted by our Bhutan representative who will assist you in boarding your vehicle for transfer to Thimphu (2320Mts / 7656Fts, 180 Kms / 06 to 07 Hrs). Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfasts go for Thimphu sightseeing covering Sangaygang View Point (BBS Tower) which is located at an elevation of 2(,865 Mts / 9397Fts), which offers an exquisite view of the whole town of Thimphu, then after visit Buddha Point (Kuensel Phodong), Institute for Zorig Chusum (Traditional Art & Craft School) (Entrance fee INR 100 person Adult / Child) (Closed on Saturday , Sunday, National Holiday & During Summer & Winter Vacations), Textiles Museum (Entrance fee INR 100 person Adult / Child), Handicrafts Shops (Closed on Saturday,Sunday & National Holiday), Zangthopelri Lhakhang (Monastery), Simply Bhutan (Entrance fee INR 300 person Adult / Child)(Closed on National Holiday), Motithang Takin Preservation Centre (Entrance fee INR 300 person Adult / Child) (Closed on Every Monday). Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast drive to Punakha (1200Mts / 3936Fts, 77 Kms / 03 to 3½ Hrs) / Wangdi (Wangdiphodrang) (1350Mts / 4430Fts, 70 Kms / 03 to 3½ Hrs). Punakha / Wangdi is the last town on the highway before entering Central Bhutan. The drive is over Dochu La pass (3080Mts / 10102Fts) which is very scenic with fascinating view of mountains of Bhutan. Visit Punakha Dzong,(Entrance fee INR 500 person Adult / Child) If time permit visit the Suspension Bridge and then proceed to Chimi Lhakhang (Monastery),Overnight at the Hotel in Wangdi.
After breakfast today you the Punakha Valley or can even take the Rafting Options on Punakha River. Back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel. OR
PUNAKHA / WANGDI - GANGTEY EXCURSION – PUNAKHA / WANGDI :Today the day start early for full day excursion to Gangtey & Phobjikha Valley (3000Mts / 9845fts , 85Kms / 3 to 3½ Hrs One way ) The valley of Gangtey is one of the most beautiful spots in Bhutan. At Gangtey visit Black Necked Crane Information Centre (Entrance fee INR 120 person Adult / Child), Gangtey Goempa (Monastery), Back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Paro (2134Mts /7000Fts, 135 Kms / 05 Hrs). Enroute Stop at Lamperi to visit Royal Botanical Garden (Entrance fee INR 100 person Adult / Child).On arrival Paro, check in to the hotel. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast go for Paro Sightseeing visit Dungtse Lhakhang, then stop at Bird eye view point from these point picturesque Paro Valley can be seen from this point and the small Paro International airport in the middle of all of that looks stunning. Ideal time to go here would be between 10-11 AM, then visit Ta Dzong (Entrance fee INR 25 person Adult / Child) (National Museum-Closed on National Holiday), Rinpung Dzong (Entrance fee INR 500 person Adult / Child. Back to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Phuentsholing (298Mts / 977Fts, 176 Kms / 06 to 07 Hrs). Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast, Drive to Bagdogra (IXB) Airport (165 Kms, 03 to 04 Hrs) the services end. One can take their onward connection.