Druk Path Trek - 11 Days

 

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Overview

A spectacular route incorporating amazing sites and monuments. A must-see is Taktsang Monastery for anyone who visits this spectacular destination. Druk Path Trek a very popular route because of its length and proximity to the main cities of Paro and Thimphu, whose traditional yet contemporary style we will explore after the trek. The Druk Path Trek gives you far-reaching views of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks, a fortress (dzong) high up in the mountains, beautiful lakes and cozy campsites.

 

Highlights

  • Taktsang Monastery- an extraordinary place. A trip to Bhutan wouldn’t be complete without a hike to this sacred unofficial symbol of Bhutan.

  • Explore Bhutan’s architecture by visiting the many fortresses, palaces.

  • Trek through quaint hamlets, towns, alpine forests, lakes and magnificent mountains.

  • Visit the ancient city of Punakha with its many Dzongs.

  • Pass through the beautiful Dochula Pass.

Trip Facts

Destination:  Bhutan

Trip Duration: 11 Days

Arrival In: Paro, Bhutan

Departure From: Paro, Bhutan

Best Season: March to June and September to November

Activity: Tour & Trek

Max Elevation: 4200 m 13779 Ft.

Grade: Moderate

 

INCLUDES

  • Arrival/Departure transfers

  • Meet and assistance at the airport

  • 3 nights’ hotel accommodation in Thimphu in sharing twin room on full board basis

  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Punakha in sharing twin room on full board basis

  • 2 nights’ hotel accommodation in Paro in sharing twin room on full board basis

  • 4 nights / 5 days Druk Path camping trek with necessary supporting staffs, camping gears & equipment and Trek guide

  • All the sightseeing tour and transfers as per the itinerary with English speaking local guide throughout the trip

  • Bhutan Visa fee

  • Tourism development fee & Entrance fee in Bhutan

 

EXCLUDES

  • International, regional & domestic airfare [Will be quoted separately]

  • Insurance and rescue of any form

  • Tipping

  • Cost arising out of flight cancellation/road blockades/landslides/riots and events beyond our control

  • Expenses of personal nature such as bar bills, communication charges, laundry, etc.

 

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive In Paro

Day 2 Hike to Taktsang Monastery (Paro)

Day 3 Trek to Jele Dzong

Day 4 Trek to Jangchulakha

Day 5 Trek to Jynetsho

Day 6 Trek to Phajoding

Day 7 Trek to Thimphu

Day 8 In Thimphu

Day 9 Drive to Punakha

Day 10 In Punakha & Drive to Thimphu

Day 11 Final Departure

 
 

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