BTN - 132
GLIMPSES OF BHUTAN 3 N / 4 D : THIMPHU (2N) - PARO (1N)

Day 01:

Arrive Paro from New Delhi / Kolkata / Guwahati / Mumbai / Bagdogra & transfer to Thimphu 65 km 1hrs drive
The most spectacular mountain flights you will ever experience in a life time. Flying in from the heat of the plains of India one can witness from the left side of the aircrafts window a series of the world’s highest peaks. Your pilot will announce the names of the peaks if the weather is clear. You will descend into the high mountains and as the plane lowers you will not find any airstrip or any city but instead you will enjoy the view of the approaching valley of Paro, the alpine forests, little monasteries, temples and farm houses. Before the plane touches the runaway you will get a glimpse of the fertile valley of Paro, the Paro Dzong and Paro chu(river). Our representative will be at the airport to assist you, meet and greet and transfer to the capital city Thimphu and rest of the day at leisure. O/n at Thimphu.

Day 02 :

Thimphu - capital city
When in Thimphu you got to prepare for surprises where this unique capital has no traffic lights but adopted its own version of the British - Indian colonial times traffic policemen who can startle you and memorize others with his elaborate hand gestures, sometimes he may be signaling stop when it looks like go but don’t worry you can observe the flow and notice his smile as you stare at him. Sightseeing includes visit to the National Memorial Chorten a stupa dedicated to the third king of Bhutan and Buddha statue, Takin Zoo where you will find national animal of Bhutan and drive down hill stop at the junction to take a glimpse of Trashichho Dzong. Proceed towards National Library and Folk Heritage Museum. Afternoon take a short walk to Handicraft Bazaar to view the traditional arts or take a walk to the main city from Clock tower square for shopping.O/n at Thimphu

Day 03 :

Paro valley 65 km 1 hr drive
Morning drive to Paro valley and visit Paro Dzong, the National Museum housed in a round fortress called as the Ta Dzong considered to be one of the best natural history museums in Asia where it has a fine collection of natural and historic artifacts. Kyichu Lhakhang the monastery dates back to 7th century and is one of the oldest and most sacred. Afternoon visit Paro Penlop Heritage Farm house, the ruins of Drukgyel Dzong, a 17th century fortress that used to keep invaders from Tibet and in 1951 the fort was destroyed by fire. Your last stop for the day will be at the base of the world famous “Tigers Nest “or popularly known as “Taktsang” one of the popular spiritual heritage sites. It was here that the great tantric master Guru Padma Sambhava flew in from Tibet on a tiger to bring Buddhist teachings to Bhutan. Evening at leisure. O/n at Paro.

Day 04 :

Departure

Morning transfer to Paro International Airport for your next destination

FOR INDIAN NATIONALS VALID FROM 1ST APRIL 2015 TO 31ST MARCH 2016

NAME OF TOUR : GLIMPSES OF BHUTAN | 3 nights / 4 days
PLACES TO VISIT : THIMPHU (2N) - PARO (1N)
TOUR HIGHLIGHTS : CULTURE - MONASTERIES - WAY OF LIFE - VALLEYS - VILLAGES
ENTRY & EXIT : PARO - PARO BY DRUK AIR

Per Pax in Twin Sharing

Premium

Deluxe

Standard

Meal plan

CPAI

MAPAI

APAI

CPAI

MAPAI

APAI

CPAI

MAPAI

APAI

2 Pax

11,275

13,400

15,000

10,250

12,350

13,900

9,200

11,300

12,850

4 Pax

10,450

12,550

14,100

9,400

11,500

13,000

8,350

10,450

12,000

6 Pax

9,900

12,000

13,600

8,875

11,000

12,550

7,825

9,925

11,500

8 Pax

9,400

11,500

13,075

8,350

10,500

12,000

7,300

9,400

11,000

Extra Bed

6,000

8,150

9,200

5,000

7,100

8,150

3,950

6,050

7,100

Child without Extra Bed

1,850

4,000

5,000

1,650

2,900

5,000

1,350

2,350

4,000

Cost includes: Accommodation in twin sharing, daily breakfast, all evenings complementary hot tea/coffee at the hotel, all transfers, sightseeing & transportation within Bhutan, all internal permits, internal taxes, 1 dinner complementary on the last night stay at the hotel in Phuentsholing.

Cost excludes: Air fare, personal travel insurance, English speaking guide, lunch & dinners, entry fee to museums, laundry, tipping, personal shopping, telephone calls, anything not specified in the “cost includes”.

Hotels & Resorts
Thimphu

Premium: Hotel Kisa or similar
Deluxe: Hotel Kisa http://www.hotelkisa.com or similar
Standard:: Peaceful Resort www.bhutanpeacefulresort.com or similar

Paro

Tashi Namgay Resort www.tnr.bt or similar
Tenziling Resort www.tenzinling.com.bt ?or similar
Ugyen Phendeyling Resort www.upresortparo.com or similar

Transportation (Non AC vehicles)
1 - 2 pax Hyundai Tucson / Santa Fe
3 - 8 pax Toyota Hi-ace bus 9 seater
9 - 18 pax Toyota Coaster bus 21 seater

Package Calculator
Checkin Date: No. of Rooms: Vehicle Type:
Location Nights Star Hotel Name Room Type Meal Plan

Total Amount : A value is required.

Note :

  • Weekends and Supplement charges are not included.
  • In a room only one extra bed is provided.
  • Person above 6 years and below 12 years is considered as child.
  • Rates are not valid from 20th dec -2015 - 10th jan-2016.
A Journey With Sweet Memories