This trip to Bhutan would covers Tiger's nest hiking and visit to main sights in Paro and Thimphu and most important Buddhist sights. This trip is best for active travelers having few days time to visit in Bhutan. Bhutan's landscape is pure, rivers are clean, and mountains are stunning. People are contented with their rich culture and tradition under the developmental philosophy called Gross National Happiness.
Day 01: Fly to Paro and drive to Thimphu tour.After immigration and custom formalities, you will be received by our guide and as per the timing you will be headed for lunch either in paro or Thimphu, it takes around 1½ Hrs drive to Thimphu from Paro. Thimphu sightseeing Thimphu sightseeing includes - visit to National Library, the precious collection of Buddhist manuscripts and even worlds largest books in the world, even few English version books; Then to Folk and Heritage Museum, which displays day to day livelihood of typical Bhutanese farmers in medieval period and their accessories, Then to Late third King’s Memorial Stupa, built for the world peace and After Lunch VisitTraditional Handmade Paper Factory; Painting School, which preserves our traditional paintings, sculpturing and wood carving; in evening you will visit magnificent Tashichhodzong, which houses office for the king and the ministers. Evening free walk in Thimphu City and shoppings.Overnight in Thimphu
Day 02: Thimphu - Paro tour Drive to Paro and Transfer to trail-head and begin your trek to Takstang (Tiger’s Lair) monastery, Bhutan’s most famous sight and worlds top 10 religious sights. Your guide can arrange pony/horse for ride uphill till the Cafeteria, but one must be able to walk after that. A proper trekking boot or good walking shoes is necessary for this hike those who choose not to hike can stay back with the driver and tour around Paro.Overnight in ParoTaktshang - Tiger's Nest: Taktshang or 'Tiger's Nest' as it is often referred to for TaktshangPelphung monastery, is one of the most venerated and famous of Bhutan's monasteries. It is located on the face of a 900m sheer cliff. An impressive and un-miss able site, but accessible only by walk or to ride mules/pony. Taktshang was rebuilt by population of Tsento village. Again in April of 1998, a major fire destroyed the main structure of the building and its contents (some believe it to be arson). Reconstruction began in 2000 and was completed and consecrated after extensive efforts and financial support of Governments as well as donors.
Day 03: Paro - next destination. Our guide will bid you farewell at the airport for the next destinations.