Today we arrive at Thimphu. Settle at the homestay and enjoy the authentic food of Bhutan, cooked by a traditional Bhutanese family. We also get to interact with the locals of Bhutan.
You can also visit the Thirteen Traditional Arts and Crafts School and the Folk Heritage Museum if time permits
Today we do some local sightseeing at Thimphu. Here are some places you could visit.
National Memorial Chorten
Visit the National Memorial Chorten which is built in honor of the late King Jigme Dorji Wangchuk. Thimphu Dzong, the largest Dzong in Bhutan, is also the seat of the office of the King of Bhutan.
Kuensel Phodrang Nature Park
Thereafter, we will drive up to Kuensel Phodrang Nature Park where the 169 feet bronze statue of Buddha Dordenma, Vajra Throne Buddha is located. It one of the largest statue of Buddha in the world.