We followed the below itinerary: 1st Day: Pickup from IXB (Bagdogra) and Transfer to Phuentsholing (Immigration Formalities) Night Stay. 2nd Day: Phuentsholing to Thimphu, Evening Stroll Market and Night Stay.
3rd Day: Thimphu Full Day Sightseeing.
4th Day: Thimphu to Punakha, Sightseeing and Back to Thimphu and Night Stay
5th Day: Thimphu to Paro, Local Sightseeing and Night Stay
6th Day: Paro Full Day Sightseeing and Night Stay.
7th Day: Paro to Phuentsholing and Night Stay
8th Day: Drop to Airport (IXB)
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This was the itinerary that I followed during my Bhutan trip, you can take suggestions from this according to your time plan,
and My schedule for day 1 can be avoided if you arrive Siliguri, Jalpaiguri early in the morning ...
Day 1: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Phuentsholing (170 kms / 4 hrs)
Night stay: phuentsholing
Phuentsholing - The Gateway of Bhutan by Road from India. Phuentsholing is a thriving commercial center on the northern edge of the Indian Plains. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight at Jaigaon/Phuentsholing.
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Day 2: Phuentsholing – Thimphu (176 kms / 6 hrs)
Night stay: Thimphu After breakfast complete the immigration formalities and transfer to Thimphu (7,710 ft.) the capital city of Bhutan. On arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight at Thimphu.
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Day 3: Thimphu Sightseeing
Night stay: Thimphu Thimphu the capital of Bhutan is a home of Royal family .After breakfast visit Tashichhodzong ,the main secretariat building which houses the throne room of His Majesty,the king . View of the Thimphu valley from BBS Tower is very captivating and will prove to be the perfect introduction to Thimphu. Some of the sites of religious nature are National Memorial Chorten; built in 1974 it was raised in the memory of third King. Next visit one of the oldest monasteries in the valley- Chang Gangkha Monastery. The nature and wildlife lovers should not miss a visit to National Zoo which also houses national animal takin. National Library (collections of holy scripts) & in the evening visit Buddha point Overnight at Thimphu. ...
Day 4: Thimphu – Punakha / Wangdue Sightseeing (77 kms / 3 hrs)
Night stay: Punakha After breakfast drive to Punakha / Wangdue Phodrang (4,300 ft.), via Dochu-La-Pass (10,170 ft.). Continue towards Punakha visit Chimi Lhakhang - The Temple of Fertility built in 15th century. Also visit Punakha Dzong. On arrival check in at the hotel. Evening free for leisure. Overnight at Punakha. ...
Day 5: Excursion to Gangtey
Night stay: Punakha
After breakfast, drive to Gangtey (9,840 ft.). Gangtey is the home of Black Necked Crane which migrates from the arid plains of Tibet in the north. It is a beautiful valley of Bhutan. You can also visit Gangtey Gompha. Evening return back. Overnight stay at Punakha / Wangdue.
Day 6: Punakha – Paro (140 kms / 5 hrs)
Night stay: Paro
Visit the Ta Dzong, once a fortified lookout tower that is now the National Museum. Then walk down the trail to visit the Rinpung Dzong meaning "fortress of the heap of jewels". Next visit Kichu Lhakhang, the oldest temple in the country. From there you will be taken to the Drugyal Dzong (Bhutan Victory Fort), which was built in 1646 to commemorate Bhutan's victory over Tibetan invaders during the 1600s. On a clear day you can see Mount Jumolhari, Bhutan's second-highest mountain at 7,314meters.Evening is free for leisure. Overnight at Paro.
Day 7: Paro Sightseeing
Night stay: Paro
After breakfast hike to Taktsang (Tiger's Nest) Monastery, which is Bhutan's most famous monastery situated at 3180 meters. Guru Rinpoche (the great spiritual master) is said to have flown on the back of a tigress to meditate in a cave where Taktsang Monastery now stands. The monastery is perched on the edge of a steep cliff, about 900 meters above Paro Valley.Overnight at Paro.
Day 8: Paro – Bagdogra (320 kms / 10hrs)
After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to Bagdogra ...