Bhutan Cultural Trek

13 days/ 3 days easy trekking
This is a short and easy trek for those who want to experience the cultural aspects of Bhutan but also want to enjoy a little exercise in our beautiful natural environment

Day 1: Arrive at Paro, clear immigration and customs, I will meet as you exit the airport, and take you to the hotel. Visit the National Museum of Bhutan and Paro Dzong.
Overnight at Paro.

 

Day 2: Sightseeing in Paro Valley. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 3: Walk/hike to Tiger’s Nest, Taktshang Monastery. Lunch at Taktshang tea house with its spectacular view of the famous monastery. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 4: Morning drive to Punakha via the Docula Pass, from where, on clear days, there is a great of the eastern Himalayas. Punakha and Wangdi valleys sightseeing in the afternoon. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 5: Early morning drive to Bumthang. Midway lunch at Chendebji Chorten. Overnight at Hotel.

 

Day 6: Bumthang valley sightseeing. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 7: Trekking begins with 6 hour, 12 km walk between Bumthang and Ngang Lhakang, at a maximum altitude of about 2900m.

 

Day 8: Ngang Lhakang to Ugyen Choling, 7-8hrs 16 km walk at about the same altitude.

 

Day 9: Ugyen Choling to Jakar, our treks ends with a short 3 hours walk along the river. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 10: Bumthang to Punakha. Lunch again at Chendebji Chorten. On route visit the Trongsa Dzong. Overnight at Hotel.

 

Day 11: Morning drive to Thimphu, Time for curio and souvenir shopping. Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 12: Sightseeing in Thimphu valley, including Dzongs, monasteries, and nunnery. Evening drive to Paro. Farewell dinner and overnight at hotel.

 

Day 13: Drive to Paro airport for onward journey