The visit to Bumthang, also known as the broad Central Valley. It is the most memorable part of the Shangri-La excursion. The people of Bhutan make the journey to this religious place, which consider the origin of Buddhism in the country. The numerous prominent monasteries and temples that make up this region each hold their own collection of priceless holy relics.
The Punakha Dzong, located in Punakha, as well as Wangdiphordang and the Gangtey Gompa, located in Phubjika, are each great destinations to visit. The cultural history and natural splendor of Thimphu, and Paro valley will, without a doubt, captivate you during your time there. Thimphu is the capital city of Bhutan. You will travel to Taktsang, also known as the Tiger’s Nest, while you are in Thimpu. In all of Buddhism, Taktsang considers one of the most beautiful and important pilgrimage locations. It is said that Guru Padmasambhava flew to the cliffs on the back of a Tiger to meditate. And that the Tigress, who was his wife, was the diving Yeshe Tsogyel. Even though Bhutan is a small country in its area it has a beautiful landscape and culture.
Route Highlights of Shangri-La
Paro- Thimphu- Punakha- Phubjika- Bunthang- Punakha- Paro
Note: B=Breakfast, L= Lunch, D=Dinner