Learn more about Bhutan‘s “gross national happiness” from a local professor. Get an interactive introduction into the local culture during a lesson in traditional Bhutanese painting, a fortune telling session at the astrology school and a an archery-competition. Explore Bhutan’s most iconic Dzongs and join a Tshewang ceremony.
Arrival - Paro - Thimphu
Thimphu -The Capital of Happiness
Thimphu - Punakha
Punakha - Paro
In the evening enjoy a colourful Traditional masked dance & cultural show. The music of Bhutan is an integral part of its culture and plays a leading role in transmitting social values. Traditional Bhutanese music includes a spectrum of subgenres, ranging from folk to religious songs. Dances are performed wearing ornate costumes and masks; each aspect dance has a symbolic meaning – and you are welcome to join the troupe!
Paro - Departure