Tour and Sightseeing activities from Hasimara to Paro by Road

Tour and Sightseeing activities from Hasimara to Paro by Road

Road trip with your friends or family is always exciting as there will be plenty of stuff to see and do in the journey and especially if the place you are going is Paro then you are in for a treat as there are many amazing Paro Sightseeing places you can visit.The  journey will simply be a very lovely adventure as you will be enthralled by the beautiful view and the lovely environment that you will experience in your journey. Nature lovers will definitely enjoy the most as because the journey is filled with breathtaking views and sceneries. The journey is quite long but as T.S Elliot had said ‘it is the journey and not the destination that matters’.  Here is some information regarding your journey and little details on the sightseeing places you could visit.

Distance from Hasimara to Paro=178.6kms

Travel time=5hrs

Brief information on Hasimara

It is a small place which is a part of West Bengal located in between the Chilapata village to the South and the Bhutan Border to the north. The most significant thing about this place is the rail station as it one of the closest rail station in Bhutan.

Brief information on Paro

It is known to be one of the most historic towns of Bhutan as it contains many famous monasteries and historic buildings scattered throughout the valley. Paro forms the Golden triangle (along with Jakar and Punakha) of popular tourist destinations in Bhutan. If you want information regarding the Bhutan car rental services and the Bhutan car rental rates do avail the assistance of TNL Bhutan as they will be happy to help you and answer your queries.

Sightseeing places on the journey

The Kharbandi Gompa

The Kharbandi Gompa

This is one of the prime attractions on the way as you will be able to witness a breathtaking view of the entire Dooars plains from here. You should definitely stop here and enjoy the beauty of this lovely place.

Main attraction: lovely view of the Dooars plains, mesmerizing scenery and a good place for Photography

Location: on the way to Phuentsholing, Bhutan

The Crocodile Zoo

The Crocodile Zoo

As for all you nature and wildlife enthusiasts as you enter Phuentsholing do not forget to visit the famous crocodile zoo as it contains a wide variety of crocodiles and alligator ranging from small babies to full grown crocs.

Main attraction: the variety of species of crocodile and alligators

Location: Phuentsholing, Bhutan

The Majestic waterfalls on the way to the valley

Majestic waterfalls on the way to the valley

After you cross Phuentsholing which is the India-Bhutan border you will be able to see many small meandering streams and waterfalls which is an eye catcher and probably an ideal place for a lovely photograph.

Location: on the way to Paro valley, Paro

Why should you take on this Journey?

A Road trip is one of the most stirring and amazing activity you could do with your friends or family and especially if you are traveling to Paro it is definitely the best idea you have made. You can notice the immediate difference in the countries as you enter Bhutan as there are so much order and chaos in here than in the border area of India. If you want information regarding rental Bhutan cars then please get in touch with TNL Bhutan as they will cater to your queries. The car hire charges in Bhutan is quite reasonable as there are agencies like TNL Bhutan who provide top quality cars in Bhutan ranging from hatchback to luxury cars at an affordable price.

Note: smoking or selling of tobacco is banned in Bhutan. A serious penalty has to be paid if caught.


The journey from Hasimara to Paro will definitely be an amazing experience for you as there are some of the most amazing and breathtaking views of the journey that will captivate you. Do share us your experiences of the journey if you have done this road trip.