Punakha can be your next destination after Thimpu, the
city was capital of Bhutan Kingdom. You must get a new permit from Thimpu to
visit Punakha, this permit can’t be obtained from Phuntsholing. Take a journey
break at Dochula Pass – one of the most attractions for Bhutan tour after
crossing around 30 km from Thimpu through dense pine forest. Dochula Pass
located at 10,000 ft. from sea level, offers 360 degree panoramic view of Himalayan
Mountains. Then visit Dochula monastery and obviously 108 Chortens. Punakha
located only 40 km away from Dochula pass.
of hotels, lodges and branded resorts are available at Punakha, our associate
hotels provides breathtaking views, good service, homely, delicious healthy and
fresh food, well equipped and scenic rooms. All rooms are large in size with
cozy and hygienic western bath. Also all rooms with superb view of the valley, mountains
& river. All staffs are super warm
and make you feel at home.
Punakha located around 83 km away from capital city Thimpu, it may take
around 3 hrs. to reach. Direct car and taxis are available to - from Thimpu. Buses
are also runs between Thimpu and Punakha once in a day, check time and availability
from Bhutan transport department.
Entire Bhutan can be visited throughout the year except monsoon, but
best season for Bhutan tour is March to May and another best season is
September to November. In winter Bhutan experience enough chill weather.