Fly Fishing in Bhutan.

This fly fishing in Bhutan is a combination of fishing trip with Cultural tour. Popular spots for fly fishing in Bhutan are Paro, Thimphu and Punakha only. The Rivers flowing through these valleys are full of Brown trout. The Trout fishing in Bhutan is a very popular sport among the local people as well.

Sketch Itinerary for Fly Fishing in Bhutan:

Day 01: Arrive Paro (Altitude: 22280 m):


Rimpung Dzong.

Your Guide will receive you at the Paro airport and drive you to the Hotel.

After lunch, visit to:

  • Ta-Dzong or the National museum.
  • Rimpung Dzong which serves as the administrative center and school for monks. Walk further down crossing the traditional bridge into Paro Town.

In the evening, free to stroll in the town.

Dinner and overnight in Hotel.

Day 02: Hike to the Tiger’s Nest Monastery – Thimphu (2320 m) (Distance: 54 km, 1 hr):

After breakfast, hike to the Tiger’s Nest (Taktsang) monastery.

After lunch, visit to

  • Drukgyel Dzong, a ruined Fortress.
  • Kichu Monastery built in 659 AD by the Tibetan King, Srongtsen Gampo.

Day 03: Fishing (Paro – Thimphu River):


Trout fishing in Bhutan

Morning – Fishing in Paro river:

Packed lunch will be served.

After lunch, fishing in Thimphu River.

In the evening, free to stroll in the town.

Dinner and overnight in Hotel.

Day 04: Thimphu – Fishing:

Today, we will take a short drive to Damchu, south of Thimphu for fishing in Bhutan.

After lunch, sightseeing in the city in the afternoon.

  • National Memorial Chorten built in 1974 in the memory of the Third King of Bhutan.
  • Tashichho Dzong, Seat of the national government.
  • Tallest Statue of sitting Buddha.

Dinner and overnight in Hotel.

Day 05: Thimphu – Punakha – Thimphu (76 km, 2 hrs – one way):

After breakfast, drive to Punakha. We visit to:


Dochula Pass with its 108 stupas.

  • Dochula Pass with its 108 stupas.
  • Royal Botanical Garden at Lamperi.
  • Chimi Lhakhang, which was built by Lama Drukpa Kuenley in the year 1499.

After lunch, visit to:

  • Punakha Dzong built in 1637 by Shabdrung Ngawang.

In the evening, drive back to Thimphu.

Dinner and overnight in Hotel.

Day 06. Thimphu – Paro (54 km, 1 hr):


Fly fishing in Bhutan

After breakfast, we will drive to Khasadrapchu and start fishing on the way to Paro. Packed lunch will be served and on the way try fishing in different spot.

On arrival in Paro, check into your hotel and relax or we will explore the tiny Paro town.

Dinner and overnight in Hotel.

Day 07. Departure:

After breakfast drive to airport and farewell.