Post breakfast, leave for sightseeing. The list of today's attraction includes:
Takin Mini Zoo/Motithang Takin Preserve Center- Visit the Takin Mini Zoo to get a look at Takin, the national animal of Bhutan. This endangered animal looks like a crossbreed of a goat and a cow and this zoo acts like a preserve for this animal. This Zoo was founded on the orders of the Fourth King of Bhutan, Jigme Singye Wangchuck.
Buddha View Point- One of the most amazing sites in Thimpu, Buddha View Point offers an excellent view of the Valley. It also houses a mega-size statue of Lord Buddha in a seated position. Admire the nature's lush scenery, spread all around.
Memorial Chorten- Memorial Chorten or Thimphu Chorten was built in the memory of Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, the third King of Bhutan. An important landmark in the city, this white-colored structure has bells and golden spires and is placed on the Doe boom Lam.
Bhutan Textile Museum- Also known as National Textile Museum, it is the best place to visit if one wishes to gain knowledge about Bhutan's national art of weaving, different traditional weaving techniques, hand-woven textiles, and local dresses.
Simtokha Dzong- It is a small Dzong that was built by Zhabdrung Ngawang Namgyal in the year 1629. A former Buddhist monastery and now an important historical monument, this Dzong also houses the Institute for Language and Cultural Studies.
Back to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay in Thimphu.