4 Nights Bhutan Tours, 5 days Bhutan Tours
4 Nights 5 Days Bhutan Tours is one of the most popular tour in Bhutan where many of tourist visits to Bhutan to have glance at western part of Bhutan where it covers Paro, Thimphu and Punakha. Within 5 Days of Bhutan tours you will experience the real nature of Bhutan.
Places to visit Bhutan within 4 nights 5 days are:
- Thimphu - Memorial Chorten, Kuensel Phodrang , Centenary farmers market, Tashichhoedzong and craft Bazar
- Punakha- Dochula Druk wangyel Lhakhang, Punakha Dzong, Chemi Lhakhang/ the temple of fertility
- Paro- Paro Dzong, Ta Museum , Dungtse Lhakhang, Kichu Lhakhang, Tigernest / Takshang , Farm House
Paro – Thimphu
On arrival at Paro airport and after completing your Bhutan visa formalities, you will be met by a representative from Bhutan Zoid Jin tours-local Bhutan tour operator. Then travel to Thimphu, the modern capital town of Bhutan.
On arrival at Thimphu check into your hotel and after refreshments or lunch visit the following:
In the evening you may visit local handicraft stores.
Overnight at the hotel in Thimphu.
Thimphu – Punakha
Distance: 71 km, estimated travel time: 2 1/2 hrs
After breakfast, travel to Punakha through Dochula Pass (3,088m/10,130ft). In the clear spring sky; enjoy the panoramic view of the Himalayan Mountain ranges. Then pass by the beautiful 108 chortens built on a hillock by Her Majesty Ashi Dorji Wangmo (Queen Mother of Bhutan) for the security and well being of His Majesty, the King of Bhutan. You may visit Druk Wangyal Lhakhang .The Druk Wangyal Lhakhang (temple) was built to honor His Majesty the fourth DrukGyalpo, Jigme Singye Wangchuck. The past and future appear to merge in the details of the lhakhang (temple) that tells the story of a supreme warrior figure whose vision pierces the distant future.
Take a light refreshment at Dochula Resort and then drive onto Wangdue and on the way visit the Divine Madman’s Monastery-Chhimi Lhakhang, famously known for its fertility shrine, where one can receive a special fertility blessing.
After lunch visit the Punakha Dzong , located on the island of the Pho Chu (male river) and the Mo chu (female river). The dzong was built in 1637 by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal to serve as the religious and administrative seat of the region. It was here that the dual system of government was introduced in the 17th century and in 1907, enthroned the first King Gongsar Ugyen Wangchuck. Damaged over the centuries by four catastrophic fires and an earthquake, the dzong has been fully restored in the recent years by the 4th King Jigme Singye Wangchuck. At the dzong you can see the highest standards in woodwork. Also visit the massive Kuenray, the Coronation Hall of all Bhutanese kings, the Dzongchung at the entrance to the dzong and the cantilever bridge over the Mochu that has been recently renovated.
In the evening visit local markets in Punakha .
Overnight at hotel in Wangdue/Punakha.
Punakha - Paro
Distance: 125 km, estimated travel time: 3 1/2 hrs
After breakfast travel to Paro via Dochula pass and southern part of Thimphu. On arrival at Paro, check into your hotel in Paro and after lunch visit the following:
Overnight at hotel in Paro.
| A Hike to Paro Takshang ( Tiger nest Temple )
After breakfast, hike up to Taktsang Monastery, also known as ‘Tiger’s Nest’. The climb up to the viewpoint will take around 1 ½ hours and from there you will enjoy a spectacular view of the monastery clinging to the side of the cliff. Stop for refreshment at the View Point Cafeteria.Then walk further up to the monastery which will take another 1 ½ hour. It is said that in the 8th century Guru Rinpoche flew on the back of a tigress from eastern Bhutan to this place and meditated in a cave here for 3 months. The principal Lhakhang (monastery) of the present monastic complex dates from 1692. Taktsang was damaged severely by fire in 1998 but has now been fully restored to its former glory.After visiting the monastery, walk back down to the road on the way stop for lunch at the view point cafeteria and then walk further down to the road point.
Then travel back to your hotel, on the way visiting Kyichu temple,one of the 108 temples built in the 7th century by the Tibetan King Songsten Gampo. The story goes that a giant demon lay across the whole area of Tibet and the Himalayas and was preventing the spread of Buddhism. To overcome her, King Songtsen Gampo decided to build 108 temples, which would be placed on all the points of her body. Kyichu Temple is one of the 108 temples.
In the evening you may relax in the traditional hotstone bath.
Dinner and overnight at a hotel in Paro.
Zoid Jin Tours & Treks (your local Bhutan travel agent) will see you off at the Paro Airport for your onward destinations.
*** Remember the Itineraries can be change depending upon the interest of our tourist visiting Bhutan through Zoid Jin Tours.
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|Month||For 1 Pax||For 2 Pax||For 3 Pax and above|
|December, January, February,June, July and August||$ 960||$ 840 per person||$ 720 per person|
|March, April, May, September, October and November||$ 1,160||$ 1,020 per person||$ 900 per person|
The above Bhutan tour cost includes:
- Bhutan Government Royalty of US$65 per night per person
- Twin sharing hotel Rooms at 3 star hotels
- All Meals at 3 star hotels
- English speaking tour guides
- All transportation's within Bhutan
- Trekking equipment and haulage for trekking tours
- All entrance fees to museums and monuments
- All internal taxes and charges
- Fresh drinking Mineral water
- Extra Guide's while Hiking
The above Bhutan tour cost doesn’t includes:
- Visa fee US $40 each
- Airfares (optional)
- Travel insurance (recommended but not available in Bhutan)
- Other personal expenses, calls overseas and other more
- Guide and driver tipping's