Plan a trip to the `Dragon Kingdom ‘-Bhutan this Puja Vacation and you can surely get the full display of its fantastic weather, gorgeous mountain views, and the Punakha and Para festivals. Bhutan comes out alive mainly during the Puja Season. It is only possible during this time that we can fully immerse ourselves in the amazing mountain scenery because of the clear, mild atmosphere and traditional architecture of Bhutan. The journey provides a different perspective of viewing the people and their lifestyle. Moreover, we also get an exciting opportunity to attend their religious and joyous festival namely- Tshechu and witness the very famous mask dance. Bhutan is considered as the `Land of Wonders’ in context to its topography, natural allure, and man-made wonders.
Some of the top attractions and sightseeing in Bhutan include:
Taktsang Goemba or popularly known as Tiger`s Nest Monastery is considered the most sacred religious sites in Paro, Bhutan. The amazing architecture of being located on a cliff 3000 ft above Paro valley and 10,240 ft above sea level is a matter of wonder.
National Museum of Bhutan:
National Museum of Bhutan is a must visit for locals as well as tourists all over. The museum highly displays its cultural heritage through its artworks and masterpieces for more than 1500 years.
Phuentsholing is a beautiful place that serves as the main trading zone for Bhutan as well as other neighbouring countries of South Asia. Sightseeing in Bhutan includes Kharbandi Gompa, the monastery comprising of paintings on the life of Buddha, Zangdopelri temple which represents abode of Guru Rinpoche.
Thimpu is the capital town of Bhutan and centre of government, religion, and commerce. It is the most fascinating and exotic town of modernity and tradition.
The scenery around Trongsa is un-defining, with a spectacular dzong extended along a ridge above a ravine. Some of the exotic places to visit in Trongsa are Chendbji Chorten, Trongsa Dzong, Ta Dzong, Kuenga Rabten, Semji Village.
Bumthang is a charming valley that takes you to Jambay Lhakhang, a monastery built to subdue evil spirits. Places to visit around Bumthang Valley is Membartsho (The Burning Lake) one of the greatest religious sites of Bhutan, Ugyenchholing Palace, Tang Valley, Pelseling Goempa, Konchogsum Lhakhang, Chankhar Lhakhang, etc.
The Punakha Dzong, also called `Palace of Happiness` is the most beautiful place in the country. It is remarkably charming especially during the spring season when the lilac-colored jacaranda trees bring a lush of sensuality to the huge whitewashed walls of the Dzong.
Trashiyangtse is a lovely town situated in a small river valley, famous for its wooden crafts. `Chorten Kora` and Ranjung Woesel Chholing are two such places perfect to catch a panoramic view of the entire valley.
Getting to Bhutan:
Air: The country`s only airport that serves international flights is the Paro airport.
Road: Journey to Bhutan is accessible by road only through Jaigaon. However, there are no existing railheads to Bhutan.
Therefore, entering into Bhutan is a matter of many formalities and thus, planning a trip all on your own can be a bit complicated. Being the most coveted tourist hotspot, booking tickets, hotel accommodation, vehicles etc. could be quite tricky. So, in order to avoid such problems, you can opt for the customized tour packages from the best tour operators in Bhutan. The entire tour package costcovers the entire travel related issues such as ticketing, booking, tour guide in a very efficient and systematic manner. They also avail the convenience of booking best budget hotels in Bhutan.
Since the tour operators hold authorization and experience in operating such tours they can also help you to locate the best sightseeing destinations as well as make the arrangement of Bhutan car rental. However, can also rely upon the exceptional services offered by Jaigaon travel agents, for they are also directly associated with Bhutan tour operators. To make you journey worthwhile, you can avail the best Bhutan tour package at a considerably low cost from the trusted travel agencies.