Arrival at Paro International Airport and transfer to hotel.
Afternoon visit to Rinpung Dzong and drive to 7 th century Kyichu Lhakhang.
An exploratory walk in evening around main street and market area.
Overnight in Paro.
Embark on a walking excursion to Taktshang monastery.
Later in the afternoon, drive to the base of Drukgyel Dzong, a 17 th century fortress.
Visit Ta Dzong, originally built as a watchtower, which now houses the National Museum.
Overnight in Paro.
Drive to Punakha with en-route stop at Chuzom, the confluence of Thimphu and Paro rivers.
Shortly before reaching Chuzom, see on your left Tschogang Lhakhang “the temple of the excellent horse”.
Drive further across Dochu-la pass where Druk Wangyal Chortens have been built.
Explore some part of Royal Botanical Park.
Afternoon visit to Punakha Dzong (Palace of Great Happiness) and short excursion to Chimi Lhakhang.
In the evening explore newly developed Wangdue Phodrang and its local market.
Overnight in Punakha / Wangdue Phodrang.
Visit Sangchhen Dorji Lhuendrup Lhakhang.
Thereafter a beautiful hike takes you to the regal Khamsum Yuelley Namgyal Chorten.
Post-lunch, drive to Thimphu stopping briefly at Dochula Pass.
On arrival in Thimphu, transfer to hotel.
Exploratory walk around Thimphu city center and local crafts bazaar.
Evening drive around Thimphu valley.
Overnight in Thimphu.
Sightseeing in Thimphu includes: National Library, Institute for Zorig Chusum, Textile Museum, and Folk Heritage Museum.
Visit Changangkha Lhakhang.
Afterward drive to Buddha Point (Kuensel Phodrang).
Visit King’s Memorial Chorten.
Conclude the day with visit of Trashichhoe Dzong. Overnight in Thimphu.
Drive to Bhutan’s border town Phuentsholing and en-route visit Simtokha Dzong.
4 km before reaching Phuentsholing, visit Kharbandi Gompa.
In the evening take a stroll around Phuentsholing town and visit Zangtho Pelri temple.
Overnight in Phuentsholing.
Say Good-Bye to Bhutan.