Bhutan - Jaldapara: The land of Happiness
High in the Himalayas is the kingdom of Bhutan, where success boils down to the gross national happiness index (GHP) instead of the gross national pr
High in the Himalayas is the kingdom of Bhutan, where success boils down to the gross national happiness index (GHP) instead of the gross national product, and where travelers have only been allowed to visit since 1974. This place is known as The 'Land of the Thunderdragon' with 80% forest cover that transport you to a world of dzongs (monasteries) through the knife-edged cliffs and craggy mountains. Not just towns but many beautiful valleys nestled within the snow-capped Himalayan range are very popular for their rich cultural diversity and scenic beauty. As diverse culture of Bhutan is, as diverse is it’s biodiversity. Bhutan is home to numerous species of endemic flora and fauna and one can enjoy the beautiful birds, mammals and butterflies while travelling from place to place.
Arrive at Bagdogra airport. Receive traditional well come and proceed to Phuentsholing (980 ft./142 km/3 hours), through the lush green as well as most beautiful Tea garden in Duars. On arrival at Phuentsholing, Check in at hotel. O/N stay at Phuentsholing.
After breakfast proceed for immigration process. After completion drive to Thimphu which is 6 hours drive. Local sightseeing for the entire day. O/N stay at Thimphu.
Local sightseeing such as National Memorial Chorten, Buddha Point, Painting school, Folk Heritage Museum, Tashichodzong. O/N stay at Thimphu.
After breakfast drive to Punakha. En route sightseeing. Check in hotel & O/N at Punakha.
Early morning visit to Punakha dzong. After lunch drive to paro. After arrival check in hotel. O/N at Paro.
Local sightseeing at Paro such as National Museum, Paro Dzong, Kyichu Lhakhang. Overnight stay at Paro.
After breakfast you drive to Phuentsholing (approx.115km.) O/N at Phuentsholing.
After Breakfast drive to N.J.P RAILWAY Station / IXB Bagdogra airport