Day 01: KATHMANDU
Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport at Kathmandu. Meet, assist at the airport then transfer to the Hotel. Briefing on tour itinerary. Overnight.
Day 02: KATHMANDU
Morning sightseeing of Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swoyambhunath. Afternoon Patan Durbar Square and Golden Temple.
DAY 03: KATHMANDU – PARO (1 hr)
Morning fly to Paro, you will be received by our representative. Afternoon visit the Ta-dzong, the National Museum of Bhutan and the Paro Rinpung dzong. This massive fortress which today houses the office of the district administration and the school and living quarters of the district Monk Body was built in 1645 by Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyel, the founder of Bhutan, later visit the Drukgyal Dzong which means “ Victorious Bhutanese Fortress” as it was from this fortress, the Bhutanese managed to repel many attempts of invasion by the Tibetan army in the old days. Today this dzong is in ruins. On the way back, visit the Kichu Monastery, one of the oldest temple in Bhutan built sometime during the 7th century by the Tibetan King Songtsen Gempo to spread Buddhist Dharma in the region. Overnight.
DAY 04: PARO – THIMPU (65 KM/ 1 hr)
Morning picturesque drive (57 km) to Thimpu . On the way, visit the Tachogang Lhakhang built by Thangtong Gyalpo, the builder of the iron bridges in Bhutan. Afternoon visit to Memorial Corten and the Changangkha Lhakhang and drive up to the BBS (Bhutan Broadcasting Service) tower view point and enjoy the stunning view of the entire Thimphu town. On the drive back, visit Takin Zoo, the National Library and the Institute of traditional medicine if time permits. (closed during Sundays)
DAY 05: THIMPU – PARO (65 Km/ 1hr) – TAKTSANG.
Morning drive to Paro then excursion to Taktsang Monastery (Tiger’s Nest). The trek to the Tiger’s Nest will make you wonder how this was made and will witness one of the greatest work of Bhutan. Way back visit the old for ruins of the Drukgyal Dzong (castle) which offers a very scenic drove of a typical Bhutanese landscape. Afternoon, a slow downhill trek to Sartsham Chorten and then drive to Hotel. Overnight.
DAY 06: PARO – KATHMANDU (1 hr)
Morning fly back to Kathmandu. Afternoon sightseeing of Pashupatinath Temple and Bouddhanath.
Day 07: KATHMANDU
Morning sightseeing of Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Afternoon free. Evening Farewell Nepalese dinner with culture dance.
Day 08: KATHMANDU
On time departure transfer to the airport.