Day 01: Arrive at Paro International Airport and Drive to Thimphu

Take in the spectacular aerial view of the valley as you approach Paro International Airport. Assigned tour guide and driver will greet tourists on arrival at the airport and continue an hour drive to Thimphu city. On arrival, check in to the hotel. In the afternoon, tourists will visit Kuensel Phodrang Nature Park, National Memorial Chorten and Tashichodzong. In the evening, an hour private meditation session will be organized for the tourists.

Overnight at the hotel

Day 02: Sightseeing in Thimphu

Tourists will continue to explore the tourist attractions in Thimphu. Second day sightseeing will include Folk Heritage Museum, National Institute of Traditional Arts and Crafts, Traditional Medicine Institute and Takin Preserve.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 03: Drive back to Paro

After breakfast, tourists will drive back to Paro. On arrival at Paro town, tourists will do some cultural sightseeing. Some of the highlight includes Kyichu Lhakhang, the National Museum and the Paro Dzong. In the afternoon, tourists will engage in a private meditation session for an hour.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 04: Hike to Taktsang Monastery

The highlight of the trip is the hike to the Tiger’s Nest. Tourists will drive up to the base of the monastery and a two hour hike awaits. Refreshment will be served on the way up at the cafeteria where tourists can take in a close up view of the Tiger’s Nest perched on a cliff. After the short break, continue the hike and on arrival at the monastery, tourists will visit the shrine. After the exploration, tourists will descend back to the cafeteria where lunch is served. After lunch, tourists will descend back to the base and onwards to the hotel.

Day 05: Depart from Paro

Drive to Paro international airport for your onward departure flight.