Druk Path Trek

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Druk Path Trek

About Druk Path Trek : 11 Days Tour

One of the most scenic and popular treks in Bhutan, following a wilderness trial past several remote lakes. Although it is a short trek, it still goes to a high altitude, making it moderately strenuous.

Trek at a Glance
Activities Cultural sightseeing and day hikes
Trip Length : 10 Nights / 11 Days
Trek Starts at : Ta-Dzong, Paro
Trek Ends at : Mothithang,Thimphu
Duration of Trek : 6 Days
Elevation : 4210 m
Standard : Medium
Best Season : February to June , September to December
Trip Highlights:
  • Visit most of the popular attractions in the Western Bhutan.
  • Experience the diverse culture and traditions of Bhutan.
  • Walk Through trails that will lead you to experience Bhutanese lifestyles and interact with Bhutanese people by visiting local houses, schools, and monasteries.
  • Have a memorable trip to famous Taktsang Monastery, perched on a cliff 900 m above the valley floor.
  • Explore western valleys of Paro,Thimphu and Punakha.
  • Farmhouse visits and village excursions.
  • Hike through trails that lead you to have a glimpse of Nomad life in Bhutan.
  • Have spectacular views of the Himalayan peaks.
  • Farmhouse visits and village excursions.
  • Explore western valleys of Paro,Thimphu and Punakha.
Trip Overview

Day 1: ARRIVAL AT PARO

  • Arrive at Paro Airport. Visit the National Museum and Rinpung Dzong in the afternoon . Liesure time in the evening. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro

Day 2: PARO

  • Hike up to the famous Tiger's Nest in the morning and after lunch visit other popular tourist attractions. Overnight stay at hotel in Paro

Day 3: PARO - JILI DZONG (7 km, 5 hours)

Trek Begins

Day 4:JILI DZONG - JANGCHULAKHA (10 km, 5 hours)

Day 5: JANGCHULAKHA - JIMILANG TSHO (11 km, 4 hours)

Day 6: JIMILANG TSHO - SIMKOTRA TSHO (11 km, 4hours)

Day 7: SIMKOTRA TSHO - PHADOJING(10km, 4 hours )

Day 8: PHADOJING - THIMPHU (5km, 3 hours)

Trek Ends

Day 9 :THIMPHU

Whole day sightseeing in Thimphu visiting popular tourist attractions. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimphu

Day 10: EXCURSION TO PUNAKHA/WANGDUE

After early breakfast drive to Punakha. Visit the most beautiful Dzong (fortress) of Bhutan, the Punakha Dzong and other tourist attraction. After lunch drive to Wangduephodrang and on the way visit the temple of the Divine Madman, Chhimi Lhakhang.

Drive back to Thimphu. Overnight stay at hotel in Thimphu.

Day 11: THIMPHU-PARO (55 Km , 2 Hours)

After early breakfast , drive to Paro airport for onward destination