Central Bhutan (8n/9d)

Central Bhutan is an exciting destination for all visitors. It includes some of the most significant historical and religious sites in the country. The district of Trongsa has always been of great political importance to the leaders of Bhutan due to its commanding location in the center of the nation while Bumthang district has some of the most ancient and important temples and monasteries in Bhutan.

Brief Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrival- Paro – Thimphu (1hrs drive)

View Points:
Buddha Point Tour
Zorig Choesum Musem
Takin Sanctuary tour
TashiChoDzong Tour (fortress)

Day 2: Thimphu Local Sightseeing

View Points:
Paper making factory
Folk Heritage Museum
Centenary farmer’s market (open from Thursday-Sunday)
Craft market and town tour

Day 3: Thimphu- Punakha (2.5 hrs drive)

View Points:
Dochula Pass Tour (108 stupa tour)
Tea Break
Punakha Dzong Tour (fortress)

Day 4: Punakha- Bumthang (8-10hrs drive)

View Points:
It will be a continuous journey towards Bumthang and we will be passing through Trongsa Dzong (fortress) where we will stop for a picture. In between we will have tea breaks and a lunch break.
If you opt to take the flight, it will be 35 minutes flight from Paro

Day 5: Bumthang Localsightseeing

View Points:
Hike to Tamzhing Goempa (temple)
Tour of Jambay Lhakhang (temple)
Jakar Dzong Tour (fortress)
The burning lake
Short hike to Thangbi Valley (you will be crossing the suspension bridge)

Day 6: Bumthang to Paro (9-11 hrs drive)

View Points:
We will again pass Trongsa Dzong (fortress) and Thimphu Valley on our way to Paro.
If you opt to take the flight, ti will be 35 minutes flight from Bumthang to Paro

Day 7: Paro Local Sightseeing:

View Points:
Paro Dzong Tour (Fortress)
Paro Ta-dzong museum
Drukgyel Dzong
Paro Town Tour

Day 8: Paro Taktsang hike

View Points:
A day hike to Tiger’s nest
Rest and enjoy the beautiful Paro Valley

Day 9: Departure from Paro International Airport

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We also make customized itineraries according to your interests, choice and time.