Group Tour to Bhutan from Sikkim India
Day 01: Leave Sikkim: After early breakfast check out from the hotel & transfer to Phuentsholing , upon reaching do the necessary immigration process. Lunch at Phuentsholing and Drive to Thimphu the capital of Bhutan(4 and half hour drive). Overnight stay at Thimphu .
DAY 02: Sightseeing Thimphu
After breakfast visit the world’s tallest sitting Buddha statue at Buddha point which is 169 feet tall and it’s the best place for photographers. visit Memorial Stupa built in 1974 in the memory of Bhutan‘s third King, His Late Majesty, King Jigme Dorji WangchukLater visit Trashi chhodzong fortress of the glorious religion” Tashichhodzong houses some ministries, His Majesty’s secretariat, and the central monk body. Visit the temple get some blessing. After lunch visit Simply Museum provides glimpse into the traditional Bhutanese life. The artifacts which are kept inside the house remind the visitors about how the rural Bhutanese live today.
Special Attraction of tour:
Later visit Painting School the Institute offers you a glimpse of novices learning 13 traditional arts and crafts of Bhutan. Next visit Folk heritage Museum provides glimpse into the traditional Bhutanese life. The artifacts which are kept inside the house remind the visitors about how the rural Bhutanese live today. Overnight stay at Thimphu
DAY 03: Thimpu – Paro Group Travel
After early breakfast drive back to Paro, check in hotel. we start the hike from UMA hotel, climb for few minutes and (1 and half hours) we take a leisurely hike along the hillside of Zuri Dzong. Zuri Dzong provides wonderful views down over the valley and Dzong and take down hill to the National Museum where the hike ends and visit the National Museum and the Ringpung Dzong, Visit Kichu lhakhang one of the oldest temples to have been built in Bhutan by the Tibetan King Songtsen Gampo in the 7th century AD and in the evening stroll around the Main Street for some interesting Himalayan artifacts or textiles or have a relaxing stay in the hotel or resort. Over Night stay at Paro.
Day 04: Hike to Tiger’s Nest (Distance 3-4Hours walk round trip)
This morning you will hike to Taktshang, Tiger’s Nest. Trip to Bhutan is never complete without climbing to Taktsang”, says one tourist. Indeed it’s true as the journey there fills you with spiritual bliss. Tiger’s Nest is located atop an 800 meter cliff in Paro.
About Bhutan monasteries
Taktshang or the Tigers lair as the monastery is widely regarded is one of the most important in Bhutan. Its history is associated with the visit of Guru Padmasambhava
Day 05: Paro – Phuentsholing Group Tour
We start early towards Phuentsholing, later arrive Phuentsholing and then leave for Sikkim or Bagdogra to take flight for onward destination.
Note: If group reach Phuentsholing late evening then there will be night stay in Phuentsholing to avoide any kind of inconvienence or discomfort.