One of the most exhilarating and unforgettable ways to experience the heart and soul of Bhutan is to incorporate a trek into your itinerary. With much of the kingdom covered with ancient forests and high alpine meadows, a trek in Bhutan will not only bring you closer to nature, but provide you with ample opportunities to meet rural people.
- Trip Code: 10 Days Bhutan Tour & Trek
- Trip Type: Trekking & Tour
- Max. Altitude: 3100m
- Travel Mode: Air/Coaches
|Trip Code||10 Days Bhutan Tour & Trek|
|Trip Duration||11 Days|
|Trip Type||Trekking & Tour|
|Min Group Size||2|
|Best Season||Feb-May & Sep-Nov|
Arrival in Paro & Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Paro.
Paro sightseeing, visit to Ta Dzong, built in 17th century as a watch tower for Paro Dzong.
Drive to Thimphu, the modern capital of Bhutan. About 7 km before Thimphu, on a breezy hilltop rises Simtokha Dzong, Bhutan’s most ancient fortress. Overnight at in Thimphu.
Drive to Tongsa via Dochula pass (3,100m). From this pass, on a clear day, one can have a superb view of the highest peaks in Bhutan such as Gangkar Puensum, table mountain, Jele Khang, Masagang, Gangchey Ta. Overnight in Tongsa.
Morning visit to striking Tongsa Dzong, ancestral abode of Bhutan’s Royal family. Then visit the Ta Dzong, built as watch tower to guard Tongsa Dzong. Overnight in Bumthang.
The trek begins . Trek route follows the Chamkhar Chu river, coming across many villages and temples, meadows, forests . Camp at the altitude of 2,900m.
A trail ascends gradually towards the Phephe la pass, walking through the forests of junipers, until you arrive at the pass at an altitude of 3,340m. Camp at the altitude of 2,850m.
Morning walk upto the Ugyenchholing Dzong. Visit the Dzong and surrounding village, then drive to Jakar (Bumthang) following the Tang Chu river until arriving at main road. Overnight in Bumthang.
Visit to Jambey Lhakhang, the monastery built in 7th century by Tibetan King, Songtsen Gembo, believed to be the re-incarnation of Buddha of compassion. Overnight in Paro.
Arrive Paro by lunch time. Evening take a stroll around Paro market. Overnight in Paro.
Drive to the airport for flight to onward destination after breakfast.
Trip Cost Include:
|»||Airport pick up and drop|
|»||All Melas (breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)|
|»||All Transportation by car van/Bus/Coaster|
|»||One English Speaking Guide|
|»||Sightseeing Entry fee|
|»||Bhutan Travel Pernit|
|»||Equipment: Trekking tents, Dining tent, Kitchen Tent, Toilet Tent, Table and chairs, Mattresses during the trekking|
|»||All Food for trekking ( Breakfast, lunch, dinner) prepared by our cook|
|»||Staff: 1 Trekking Guide, 1 Cook, 1 Kitchen & necessary porters|
|»||All transportation by car/ van/ bus|
|»||Trekking crews of insurance|
|»||Trekking allowance, food allowance for trekking crews|
|»||Bhutan Visa fee (USD 20.00)|
|»||Tourism Development fund(TDF USD 10.00)|
|»||Emergency Rescue evacuation|
|»||Trekking Sleeping bag|
|»||Bar bills & beverage|