A newlywed couple will be dressed in national dress of Bhutan, kira for bride and gho for groom where the couple will be introduce to Bhutanese system of marriage. The religious rituals will be conducted where it is believed that the soul of the couple will be bond together forever. Then the couple will be introduce to some of the amazing places that can be only seen in Bhutan with the beautiful view of nature and majestic view of highest mountain peaks.
5 days, 4 nights (In Changangkha lhakhang)
Paro is one of the most peaceful Dzongkhag which has the combination of both modern and traditional view of experiences located at an altitude of 2200m.
Day 1: Arrival at Paro airport and drive to Thimphu (Capital city of Bhutan)
It takes approximately 20 minutes to fulfill all the formalities for the tourist visit at Paro airport. After that drive to Thimphu which is 2 hours drive from Paro airport. Hold night at KISA hotel.
Thimphu is in an altitude of 2320m where most of the development takes place with a population of about 100,000 plus. It is the City where most of the important offices are situated including the Royal Palace.
Afternoon; Bride and Groom will be taken for shopping to find the perfect wedding dress (Traditional Bhutanese attire- KIRA for the bride and GHO for the groom).
Day 2: Wedding Day
Consult a Bhutanese astrologer to find out the best time for wedding ceremony to be held at Changangkha Lhakhang.
- Bride and Groom will be dressed by our staff.
- After arriving the temple the couple will be received by the monks.
- Couple will sit next to the Lama.
- Lama will perform a religious ritual ceremony after which the couple will be asked to drink a sip of local wine.
- The Bride and Groom will exchange their rings which bind one another with love and friendship forever.
- After the religious ceremony couple will be offered final blessing from Lama.
- Closing ceremony with Bhutanese tea (suja) and snacks and drive back to hotel, where the couple will enjoy their evening in hotel with dinner. Overnight in Thimphu.
Day 3: Visit the following places;
Memorial Chorten- In memory of 3rd Druk Gyalpo, His Majesty Jigme Dorji Wangchuk this religious stupa was built. It is one of the most popular stupa in Bhutan.
Buddha Point- This massive statue of Sakyamuni measures at a height of 51.5 metres, making it one of the largest statue in the world. And it is made of bronze and is gilded in gold. The location of this statue captures the overall view of the Thimphu valley.
National Textile Museum- This museum is worth a visit to learn about Bhutan’s living national art of weaving which introduces the major weaving techniques, styles of local dress and type of textile made Bhutanese people.
Centenary Farmer’s Market- Walk to this market /shop interest with the local farmers where farmers come from all over the country to sell their farm products. Nearby across a cantilever foot bridge, Kuendeyling Bazaam, to the west bank is a collection of stalls selling clothing, textiles and handicrafts.
Drive to Paro in Evening.
Day 4: Paro- A short Hike to Tiger’s nest
After breakfast hike to Taktshang, Tiger’s Nest (3-4hours) . Taktshang the Tiger’s nest clings to the side of a steep cliff 300 meters above the Paro valley. Guru Rinpoche, founder of the tantric form of Buddhism in 8th century. It is considered to be the 10th holiest site in the Buddhist word where you can visit three different temples inside.
Riding Ponies will also provide upon request.
Afternoon; Visit in Kyichu Lhakhang. It is one of the oldest and most sacred shrines of the kingdom which composed of two temples. The first temple was built by King Songten Gampo, and second was was build by HM Ashi Kesang, the queen grandmother of Bhutan in original pattern. Overnight in Paro.
Day 5: After breakfast transfer to the airport for departure.