Owl Trek - 10 Days

 
 

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Overview

Bhutan is a landlocked country rich in natural environment, flora and fauna, and their extremely intact spiritual and cultural legacy. Bhutanese people are friendly and welcome you to their traditional and well protected land of mountain slopes and fortresses.

The owl trek takes you on a short yet a diverse journey with opportunities to visit ancient Buddhist temples and monasteries through dense forests and night camps from where you can hear the hooting of owls.

Highlights

  • Visit the many ancient Dzongs, Monasteries where monks still reside.

  • View the “Burning Lake” Mebartsho.

  • Trek past quaint towns, villages forests of birch, spruce, fir, hemlock and rhododendrons.

  • Watch an old traditional Bhutanese flour mill at work.

  • Visit the famous “Tiger’s Nest Monastery”, perched on the side of a vertical cliff at 3000 m.

 

Trip Facts

Destination: Bhutan

Trip Duration:10 Days

Arrival In: Paro, Bhutan

Departure From: Paro, Bhutan

Meals: Full Board basis (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)

Best Season: September – April

Activity: Tour & Trek 

Grade: Easy

Includes

  • Arrival/Departure transfers

  • Meet and assistance at the airport

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

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

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

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

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

  • 2 nights / 3 days overnight camping with necessary camping gears and equipment along with necessary camping staffs

  • All the sightseeing tour and transfers as per the itinerary with English speaking local guide in Bhutan

  • 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, tips etc

  • Any other expenses not mentioned in the above cost

 

Itinerary

Day 1- Arrive in Paro

Day 2 - Fly to Bumthang

Day 3 - Start Owl Trek

Day 4 - Owl Trek

Day 5 - Trek Ends, drive to Bumthang

Day 6 - Drive back to Gangtey

Day 7 - Drive to Punakha

Day 8 - Drive to Paro

Day 9 - In Paro

Day 10 - Final Departure

 

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