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Day - 1 : Paro Airport - Thimphu
On arrival at New Paro Airport, you will be greeted by our official and transferred to Thimphu which lies at an elevation of 2300m. Thimphu lies in a beautiful valley, sprawling up a hillside on the west bank of the Thimphu CHHU River and has a total area of about 1809 sq. kms. Evening at your own leisure. Overnight stay at Thimphu.
Day - 2 : Thimphu Sightseeing
After breakfast go for morning sightseeing- visit the Indigenous hospital where traditional old art of healing is still practiced, Art & craft School, National Library, royal goldsmith workshop and handicraft centers. Have a sumptuous lunch. In the afternoon visit the Memorial Chorten built in the memory of the late king Jigme Dorji Wang chuck, 15th century. Changangkha monastery, Motithang mini zoo to see the rare “Takin” national animal of Bhutan and drive further down with good view of the Thimphu Valley. Visit the new Drupthob nunnery temple. Evening at your own leisure. Overnight in Thimphu.
Day - 3 : Thimphu - Paro
After Breakfast, check out from Hotel & Transfer to Paro. It has a population of 39,800 (which is approx 1 and half hours/65 KM from Thimphu). – visit the historic ruins of the Drukgyal Dzong, built in 1647. Paro’s Main street features shops on both sides, all crammed with brass wares, silk and cotton scarves, incense sticks, silver filigree jewellery, gho (Bhutanese National Dress for Men) which can be matched with elaborately embroidered boots, kira (wrap-around sarong worn for Bhutanese Women) and prayer flags that one could string across any open space to seek blessings for loved ones and friends. Evening at your own leisure. Overnight in Paro.
Day - 4 : Paro Sightseeing
After Breakfast: Visit -1) View of Taktshang Monastery ( or hike for 6 -7 hrs ), 2) Kichulanka Monastery, 3) Ta Dzong, 4) Paro Rinpung Dzong (Museum). In Evening: Stroll Through the Market of Paro & Overnight Stay in Paro.
Day - 5 : Transfer to Paro Airport