Magical Central Tour to Bhutan

The Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan "known as the peaceful Dragon country" is slowly emerging from centuries of self imposed isolation, this makes Bhutan a truly unique destination to explore its hidden treasure of ancient culture, religion, architecture and its way of life as it was for centuries, so Bhutan's past is still its present and tantric Buddhism is a way of life.

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Magical Central Tour to Bhutan Itinerary

Day 01: The flight to Paro from Kathmandu is one of the most spectacular of all mountain flights. From Mt. Everest,Kanchenjunga, Makalu and other peaks within Bhutan.You will be received in a traditional way over night in Hotel Gantey Palace or similar.

Day 02: Paro sightseeing: hike up to 1684 A.D.Taksang Moanastery(tiger's nest) and the 17th century Ta-Dzong.Overnight in Paro.

Day 03: 02 hours drive to Thimphu(54k.m.) the modern capital of Bhutan.   Afternoon tour, overnight at Hotel.

Day 04: Thimphu-Tongsa. Drive to Thongsa via  Duchula pass(3050m) with superb views of the highest peaks in Bhutan continue the (129km) journey to Tongsa via Pele pass(3,150m.) Overnight at tourist lodge.       

Day 05: Tongsa to Bumthang(68 Km.) 3 hours drive. A visit to the 17centuary Jakar Dzong during the time of Shabdrung Nawang Namgyal,the first king of Bhutan.Overnight at Tamshing lodge.

Day 06: Morning free at leisure.Afternoon drive back to Tongsa.

Day 07: Drive to Thiamphu(198km.) via Punakha, the old capital of Bhutan.

Day 08: Early morning drive to Paro Airport for the flight back to your destination.