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This trip allows you to
experience the culture of West Bhutan as well as of south. You will fly into Paro valley,
visit Thimpu-the capital of Bhutan and you will exit Bhutan overland via Phuntsoling.
Phuntsoling is the gateway to the south and is a thriving commercial centre. Phuntsoling
is famous for world-renowned Bhutanese stamps. From Phuntsoling, you can continue to
Sikkim or Darjeeling.
Day 1 Arrival at Paro.
Reception by Windhorse representative at the airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 2 Sightseeing of Paro.
You will visit the fortified tower of Ta Dzong, now a natural history Museum, ruins of
Drugyal Dzong that once guarded the invading Tibetan forces, and Kyichu Temple of 7th
century and local township. Overnight hotel in Paro.
Day 3 Paro to Thimpu.
In the morning, you will visit the famous Takstang Retreat (Tigers Nest) and in athe
afternoon drive to Thimpu-the capital of Bhutan. Overnight hotel in thimpu.
Day 04: Sightseeing of Thimpu.
You will visit the hospital for traditional medicine, Memorial Chorten and national
Library. After lunch visit the Handicrafts centers and the School of Thangka Painting.
Day 05: Drive from Thimpu to Phuntsoling
The journey from Thimpu to Phuntsoling takes about 6 hours. It cuts across the middle
Himalayas at 3000m descending to the Terai of 500m. In the afternoon, stroll in the
township and collect the famous Bhutanese stamps. Overnight hotel.
After breakfast, your guide will see you off at the border.