Drukyul Tour | Bhutan

Nepal – Bhutan Tour

This Drukyul Tour combines two neighboring countries: Nepal and Bhutan. Both are Mountainous and landlocked countries. Your tour begins with one day of sightseeing in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. Kathmandu promises an unforgettable experience filled with rich cultural heritage and breathtaking sights. Your day will begin by visiting Kathmandu Durbar Square, filled with numerous old temples, Royal Palace, and Kumari temple. Then visit Swayambhunath Stupa, Monkey Temple, which sits atop a hill, offering panoramic views of the city below. Next, immerse yourself in the spiritual atmosphere of the Boudhanath Stupa. It is one of the largest stupas in South Asia, where locals and visitors alike engage in meditation and prayers.

Paro, Bhutan

Drukyul, meaning “Victorious Druk” in Bhutanese, holds immense significance as an ancient fortress nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Bhutan. Historically, the Drukgyal Dzong, built in 1649. It stood as a formidable defense against Tibetan invasions and symbolized the country’s spirit of resilience and unity. Drukgyal Dzong is located in the Paro Valley. Its architectural marvel exudes a sense of timeless grandeur with its whitewashed walls, traditional Bhutanese motifs, and intricate woodwork. Today, Drukgyal stands as a poignant reminder of Bhutan’s rich cultural heritage. It is a popular tourist destination, attracting visitors from around the world to immerse themselves in the mystical charm and historical significance of this iconic fortress.

Paro beckons you with promises of breathtaking natural sights, cultural richness and good accommodation; you can view Mount Chomolhari from Drugyel dzong, capture Paro’s incredible landscapes from Ta-Dzong and visit indigenous hospital art & craft school, National library, Royal goldsmith workshop and handicraft centers. At the end of the journey at Paro, you will be visit center of religious belief of Bhutanese people, Taktsang monastery.

Thimpu remains synonymous to its colorful festivals, legendary monasteries and coveted cultural sites. You can stroll around the local markets and see for yourself the everyday lives of Bhutanese people and their craftsmanship.

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