A Wonderful Trip & Comfortable Stay in the Mother Nature Paradise in Paro
A unique blend of picturesque scenery and ancient history welcomes you to the beautiful city of Paro. The land of untouched wilderness is blessed with numerous sightseeing places which makes it every traveler’s paradise. The place is also the heaven for the peace lovers and is the gateway to some of the most popular tourist hotspots in Bhutan. This serene town lies in the center of the lush green valley, which is fenced in beautiful pine coniferous trees. This valley houses the monasteries of ornate architecture and National Museum. There are numerous colorfully painted shops present which are lined across the street of Paro. The town which consisted of a single street during the year 1985, when it was founded has come a long way to become the most visited tourist destination in Bhutan. This valley is surrounded by tranquil Paro River (Pa Chu) which flows down the valley. Paro is an ideal destination in Bhutan for everyone that can be explored on foot.
You can reach Paro either by taking a flight from your nearest airport to Paro International Airport or by reaching to the nearest railhead, i.e. New Jalpaiguri Railway Station. From there, you can rent a car or hire a taxi to reach your desired destinations of Paro.
You can also reach to Paro by traveling through numerous state buses which are available in the border of Phuentsholing.
Some Highlighted Things about Paro-
When you are planning a holiday trip, few questions arise in your mind about the best sightseeing places, adventure activities to do and so on. So, here we provide the detailed information about Paro to make your trip hassle-free & memorable for a lifetime. The information is mentioned below:
Exploring Most Beautiful Sightseeing Places in Paro:
This glorious town is blessed with numerous astonishing sightseeing places which will make you surely spellbound. Here we have mentioned some of the popular places of Paro sightseeing that you cannot afford to miss while traveling to Paro:
- Taktsang Monastery, Tiger’s Nest
- Jangtsa Dumtseg Lhakhang Temple
- Rinpung Dzong Monastery
- Chele La Pass
- Airport View Point
- National Museum Of Bhutan
- Drukgyal Dzong Monastery
Enjoying Most Thrilling Adventure Activities:
Paro is not just about a place of exploring sightseeing places but also a hub of many adventure activities which give you an adrenaline rush. Here, we have mentioned a list of activities-
- Trekking in Taktsang Monastery
- White Water River Rafting in Pho Chhu & Mo Chhu river
- Paragliding in Paro Valley
- Mountain Biking
Festival In Paro that Will Fill Your Soul:
The vibrant festival in Paro will definitely allure every visitor. Paro Tsechu is one of the most popular festivals among the others in Bhutan. The highlight of this Tsechu is that the monks of the Paro Dzong display a giant appliqué thangkha, the Guru Throngdel, inside the Dzong.
In 2018, the starting date of this festival was 27th March and the ending date was 31st March.
In 2019, this festival will be held on 17th March and end will be on 21st March.
Get Relax in Comfortable Homestays Of Paro:
Every tourist researches about various accommodation options before commencing a trip. Because factors like comfort & affordability are of major concern. Here, we provide the information about the best Paro Homestays, where you can enjoy home-like comfort and get mouthwatering food along with great hospitality. Those are:
- Nivvana Lodge & Homestay
- Namgay Homestay
- Tashi Lhading Homestay
- Aum Om Homestay
Choose an Ideal Travel Agency for Your Convenient Trip-
So, if you are planning a trip with your friends/family or your better half to visit Paro sightseeing places, get in touch with us. Bhutan Packages is one of the most reliable travel agencies which organize your trip in a customized fashion at a pocket-friendly rate. We bring you the most comfortable homestays along delicious cuisines which make your trip memorable for a lifetime.
Q. Is there any entry fee needed for visiting the National Museum Of Bhutan?
A. Yes, there is an entry fee needed for visiting the National Museum of Bhutan which is approx INR 25.
Q. What are the best shops in Paro to buy souvenirs to take back home?
A. Lama Tshering Dorji General Shop, Chencho Handicrafts, Yuesel Handicrafts etc are the famous shops in Paro where you will get the best souvenirs to take back home.
Q. What is the opening hour of Rinpung Dzong Monastery?
A. The opening hour of Rinpung Dzong Monastery is 8 am to 6 pm.