Super Break – Thimphu

INR

10,346

(Starting price per person incl.taxes)
  • Tour Code : #44086
  • 3 Nights / 4 Days
  • Oct 27 2016 - Mar 31 2017

  • Holiday Type : Family, Holidays of India, Weekend Getaways
  • Country: Bhutan
  • Cities: Paro, Thimphu

  • Super Break – Thimphu

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Holiday Type
  • Family
  • Holidays of India
  • Weekend Getaways
Overview

Highlights

    • Well Furnished Accommodation at above Specified hotels / Similar category hotel.
    • Return airport / harbor transfers by Private Non AC Vehicle as per the itinerary.
    • All Sightseeing and transfers in Private Non AC Vehicle as per the itinerary.
    • Daily Breakfast for 03 occasions.
    • Assistance at all arrival and departure points.

Itinerary

Day 01 :: Arrive Paro airport. Transfer to Thimphu hotel ( Approx 65 kms – 1.15 hrs drive).
Pick-up from Paro airport & transfer to Thimphu ( Alt. 2400m/7875ft). Check in at the hotel. Afternoon you can relax in the hotel or you can visit interesting weekend market (The Centenary Farmer’s market ) (Open only from Friday to Sunday ) -Vegetable vendors from different pockets of the country come to sell their products. In the evening you can explore the city by walk or visit Tashichho Dzong, presently houses the throne
room and offices of the king, the secretariat and the ministries of home affairs and finance . You can explore only outer view of Tashichho Dzong or you can visit Monk Body’s block between 5:30-6:00 p.m ( Timing may change). Overnight in Thimphu.

Day 02 :: Thimphu sightseeing .
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing (Approx Time Frame: 9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m) includes National Memorial Chorten- This stupa was built in 1974 in the memory of Bhutan's third King, His Late Majesty, King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk, who is popularly regarded as Father of modern Bhutan ; Buddha Point (Kuensel Phodrang), visitors can get a good overview of the Thimphu valley from here; Chang Gangkha Monastery, the oldest temple in the valley; Takin Zoo, Preserve center of Takin - National Animal of Bhutan. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing (Approx Time Frame: 2:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m) includes Changlimthang Stadium & Archery ground ; The Jungshi handmade paper factory ( Closed on Saturday, Sunday & Govt. Holiday), that uses traditional methods to produce the authentic Bhutanese paper known as Deh-sho; Institute for Zorig Chusum Commonly known as 13 Arts & Crafts School or Painting School ( Closed on Saturday, Sunday & Govt. Holiday),where students learn 13 different arts used predominantly in Bhutan and local crafts shops. Overnight in Thimphu.

Day 03 :: Thimphu to Paro ( Approx 65 kms – 1.15 hrs drive). Paro sightseeing.
After early breakfast transfer to Paro. Check in at the hotel. Later proceed for sightseeing ( Approx Time Frame: 9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m) includes Ta Dzong (National Museum) ( open throughout the week except Govt. Holiday . Timing: from 9:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m ) - the first of its kind which has a collection from natural history to religious paintings and then walk down the trail to visit Rinpung Dzong (also known as Paro Dzong) which has
a long and fascinating history.
Afternoon proceed for sightseeing (Approx Time Frame: 2:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m) includes Drukgyel Dzong, the ruined fortress from where Bhutanese repelled several invasion by Tibetan armies. Later visit Kyichu Lhakhang, one of the oldest and most sacred shrines of the Kingdom. Evening stroll at Paro town and peep into some local handicrafts stores. Return at hotel. Overnight at Paro.

Day 04 :: Drop to Paro international airport. Depart Bhutan. Tour Ends .
After breakfast drop to Paro airport.
NOTE: Maximum Museum/Monastery are closed on Saturday, Sunday & Bhutan Govt. Holiday and time to time it may change as per announcement. If any sightseeing spot is closed due to holiday or special reason alternative sightseeing can be arranged as per the time permit. Itinerary may subject to change depend upon situation and coincidence. Driver/guide may alter the itinerary on the spot as per the circumstances.