This trek is exclusively designed for those who wish to explore the most of Bhutan on foot within the short span of time. Exploration begins with a hike to Taktsang monastery. This helps you in getting acclimatized for trekking to Drugyal dzong, Shana Shana, Soi Thangthangkha, Jangothang, Dumzo Dhumzo, Thombu Shong, Shana Zam and then back to Drugyal dzong. Breathtaking views of towering rugged peaks like Chomolhari (7320 m), Jichu Drake (6900m) and Tshrim Khang, ruined forts, pristine villages, rivers, lakes, lush forests of oak, pine, rhododendron and spruce and abundant wildlife provide the trip with constantly changing sceneries and experiences along with a special connection with nature. This 11 day trek gives you exhilarating and rewarding way to experience some of the most captivating and wondrous areas of Bhutan.

11 Days
Difficulty Level: Medium
Best Seasons: Feb - May, Sept - Dec
High Altitude: 4900m
Trip Duration: 11 Days
Group Size: 02 persons onward.
Trip Start: Paro
Trip End: Paro
Accomodation: Hotels and Camping
Transportation: Private vehicle as per the group size

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01
    Flight to Paro (2200m).
  • Day 02
    Hike to Taktsang monastery (3120m).
  • Day 03
    Drive Drugyel Dzong to Shana (2820m).
  • Day 04
    Trek to Soi Thangthangkha (3610m).
  • Day 05
    Trek to Jangothang (4040m).
  • Day 06
    A rest day at Jangothang.
  • Day 07
    Trek to Dumzo (4890m).
  • Day 08
    Trek to Thombu Shong (4120m).
  • Day 09
    Trek to Shana Zam (2800m).
  • Day 10
    Trek to Drugyel Dzong and drive to Paro.
  • Day 11
    Transfer to airport.

Includes & Excludes

  • Meet, assisted upon arrival at airport by our office representative.
  • All arrival / Departure transfers.
  • 03 Nights twin/double room accommodation on full board basis at 3 star hotel in Bhutan as per the itinerary.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) with Tea and coffee and hot water during the trek including guide and necessary support staffs with their insurance and salaries.
  • Camping accommodation during the trek.
  • Necessary trek transfers as per the itinerary.
  • All sightseeing tours and transfers as per the itinerary.
  • Local English speaking guide during the tour.
  • Monumental entrance fees.
  • Tourism Development fee and Tourism Service Charge.
  • First Aid Medical Kit box.
  • Applicable government taxes.
  • Travel insurance.
  • International air fare.
  • Bhutan visa fees.
  • Airfare for the sector Kathmandu / Paro / Kathmandu.
  • Items and expenses of personal nature.
  • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, snacks, laundry, phone call, internet.
  • Personal Trekking Equipment.
  • Horse renting and additional porters during the trek.
  • Any costs which arise due to a change of the itinerary, landslides, domestic flight delays due to weather, political disturbance and strikes etc.
  • Any other costs whatsoever, that is not mentioned in the cost inclusion.
  • Tipping amount.

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Trip Notes

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