5 days in Bhutan Itinerary

5 days in Bhutan Itinerary

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1
Paro
— 1 night
2
Thimphu
— 3 nights

1
night
Paro

A charming historic town with many sacred sites cradled in a verdant valley, Paro offers a scenic base to explore the important Buddhist attractions and pristine nature around it.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ugyen Pema Woedling Zangthopelri, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Druk Choeding, thenappreciate the history behind Dasho Nishioka Chorten, thensnap pictures at Tachogang Lhakhang Bridge, and finally explore the activities along Paro River. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyichu Lhakhang and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Paro online visit planner.

New Delhi, India to Paro is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and car. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Paro due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in June, you will find days in Paro are much colder (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Thimphu.

Things to do in Paro

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trip

Walking tours
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Paro River ©
Paro River
Kyichu Lhakhang ©
Kyichu Lhakhang

3
nights
Thimphu

Thimphu ©
The kingdom's capital and most modern city, Thimphu offers a mix of ancient traditions and modern commercialism.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Simply Bhutan Museum and Simtokha Dzong. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Bhutan Postal Museum, shop like a local with Lungta Handicraft, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Druk Wangyel Monastery, and make a trip to Changangkha Lhakhang.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Thimphu journey maker tool.

You can drive from Paro to Thimphu in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thimphu

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Simply Bhutan Museum ©
Simply Bhutan Museum
Bhutan Postal Museum ©
Bhutan Postal Museum
Simtokha Dzong ©
Simtokha Dzong

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