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Druk Path Trekking Tour Bhutan Duration
This is a short five day trek which leads from
Paro to Thimphu or vice versa, crossing the chain of mountains that
separates the two valleys. Although the route is sparsely inhabited, there
are wonderful lakes teeming with fish and the area is famous for its
spectacular rhododendron forests which bloom in May. In the clear weather of
late autumn and winter there are great views of the Himalayas.
10 Night/ 11 Days
Trek Season :
This trek is usually possible from late
February to June and from September to December.
Paro - Jele Dzong - Jangchulakha -
Jimilangtso - Phajoding - Thimphu - Punakha - Thimphu - Paro
Day 01: Arrive Paro
Upon arrival transfer to hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight at the hotel in
Visit Drukgyel Dzong, on the way visit Kychu Lhakhang. After lunch visit
National Museum and Paro Dzong. Overnight at the hotel in Paro.
Day 03: Paro
- Jele Dzong :
Start Trek above the Museum and gradually climb upto Jele Dzong. Atl: 2590m,
distance 7 Km & Overnight at camp.
Dzong - Jangchulakha :
The trail takes you through thick alpine forest and rhododendron tree. Camp site
at the height of 2900m distance 10 km.
On the clear day, there are beautiful views of mountains and the valley.
Campsite near the lake alt. 3350m. Distance 11 km & Overnight in the camp.
The trail continues with gradual climb. If weather permits, beautiful views of
Mount Gangkhar Phunsum can be seen. Campsite near the monastery alt. 3116 m.
Distance 21 km & Overnight stay in the camp.
Phajoding - Thimpu :
The trek to thimpu is down hill though blue pine forest 8 km/2hrs. Arrived
Thimpu, full day city tour evening free for leisure & Overnight stay in the Hotel.
Thimpu - Punakha /
Morning Thimpu sightseeing, visit Memorial Chorten, Painting School, National
Library, Bhutanese Hand Made Paper factory. After lunch drive to Punakha across
the Dochula Pass (Alt. 3050 m) where one can see the beautiful views of Eastern
Overnight at Hotel in Wangdi.
Punakha - Thimphu :
Visit Wangdi Dzong and later visit Punakha Dzong, which is the winter home of
Central Monk Body (Je - Khenpo). On the way back visit Chimi Lhakhang and then
transfer to Paro. Overnight at Hotel in Paro.
Day 10 Paro:
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