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Dragon Tour

Dragon Tour Packages
Country: Bhutan
City: Thimphu
Duration: 4 Day(s) - 3 Night(s)
Tour Category: Monastery Tours
Departure Date: Thu 01 Jan '99

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Package Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Paro

On arriving at the Paro valley, you will be received by the representative of Gawaling tours & treks and assist you to your hotel. In the afternoon you can visit the National Museum/Ta Dzong(watchtower) and Kyichu Lhakhang(oldest monastery).In the evening take an excursion to Paro town and meet the local people. Night halt at Hotel.

Paro valley extends from the confluence of the Paro Chhu and the Wang Chhu rivers at Chuzom up to Mt. Jomolhari at the Tibetan border to the North. This picturesque region is one of the widest valleys in the kingdom and is covered in fertile rice fields and has a beautiful, crystalline river meandering down the valley. There are over 155 temples and monasteries in the area, some dating as far back as the 14th century.

Day 2: Paro to Thimphu

After breakfast drive towards Dochula pass/ridge(3050m) and then to Thimphu, the small and charming capital city of Bhutan.On arriving at the Thimphu Valley visit the school of Arts and Crafts(also known as the painting school), Handmade paper factory, Memorial Chorten(built in the memory of the third King of Bhutan), Changangkha Lhakhang, and Trahsichho Dzong. Night halt at hotel.

Day 3: Thimphu to Paro

After breakfast visit some of the places in Thimphu like the National Library, Handicraft Emporium, VAST ( voluntary artist studio, Thimphu). After lunch drive to Paro, on arriving at Paro valley visit Dungtse Lahakhang, Rimpung Dzong, and Drugyel Dzong. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4: Departure

After breakfast drive to the airport for departure.

These Minimum Daily rates are inclusive of the following services :

. All private transfer & transportation during the tour in a 4x4 deluxe vehicle
. Proficient English-speaking guide.
. Tours & excursions as mentioned in the program.
. All entrance fees for museums & monuments.
. Twin sharing accommodations in govt. approved hotels with full board.
. Govt. Royalty of per person/night.
. All Govt. Taxes.

Not included:

. Personal expenses, laundry, drinks, etc
. Tips to guide and driver
. Horse ride to Tiger's Nest
. Flight Fare

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