Bhutan Trekking Tour is 11 days Bhutan holidays combine. This is a combine trip of Bhutan trekking, and tour in Bhutan. On 11 days trekking tour in Bhuan, we trek 4 nights /5 days short druk path trek trail of Bhutan. The 5 days Drukpath trek in Bhutan begins from Paro and ends in Thimpu. This is one of the best short treks in Nepal. Many people like to do this trekking in Bhutan.
This is a camp to camp trek. We sleep in tent during trek. Horses carry all camping trekking gear and equipment. The cook and kitchen crew will prepare and serve you meals - breakfast, lunch and dinner during trek. The trek difficulty is moderate level. If you would not mind trek 10km to 12 km in the mountain terrain for 5 to 6 hours each day, all you can enjoy 5 day drukpath trekking Bhutan. The best short treks in Bhutan is suitable for beginners.
The 11 days Bhutan travel itinerary you have a Paro sightseeing tour to hike to Taktsang monastery, the landmark of Bhutan, and also the important heritage sites of Paro and explore around Paro before trekking Bhutan. After Paro day tour and hiking, we spend 5 days drukpath trek in Bhutan. Once end this trek in Thimpu, you will again have Bhutan tour.
During Bhutan tour, we visit and explore new and an old capital of Bhutan. Thimpu is the new capital of Bhutan and Punakha is the old campital of Bhutan. Both cities are beautiful and on day 11 we trasfer to Paro airport to get your onward flight to your onward destination.
We can do Bhutan trek tour all year around but Autumn and Spring are the best of year for this trip. It is also possible to make this trip even in witer as well.
Bhutan trekking tour package includes all meals like breakfast,lunch and dinner, guide, all accomodation in hotel and tent camp, all ground transfer, all trekking staffs and crew, Bhutan visa fee also includes. The flight we can boon on your request. But tips, travel insurance, expenses of personal nature and drinks excludes on 11 days Bhutan trekking tour. If this trip is not suitable for you, we also have short 4 days Bhutan tour.
Day 01Kathmandu to Paro, Bhutan(2280m)
Half day Sightseeing AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Paro
Upon arrival to Paro and you will be received by your guide and drive to hotel. You will spend the afternoon exploring the beautiful Paro Dzong as well as the Druk Choeding temple. Afterwards, you can spend some time walking the streets of the quaint town of Paro.
Day 02 Paro Tour
Full day Sightseeing AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Paro
In the early morning, you will begin by making the pleasant 2 or 3 hour hike to the famous Taktsang or Tiger's Nest Monastery. Along the way, you will get excellent views of one of the most iconic monastery's in the Himalaya. Afterwards, you will wander around the ruins of the ancient Drukgyel Dzong, which was built in 1649. On the way back to Paro, you will then visit Kyichu Lhakang, one of Bhutan's oldest and most beautiful Buddhist temples.
Day 03Paro to Jili Dzong(10 km, 4 hours)
10 km, 4 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Basic Camping house lodge in Jili Dzong
Today you will begin the Druk Path Trek. You will start in Paro above the National Museum and trek a total of 10 kilometers over 4 (or so) hours. You will camp near the 15th century Jili Dzong at an altitude of 3350 meters.
Day 04Jili Dzong to Jangchu Lakha(10km, 4–5 hours)
10 km, 4/5 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Basic Camping house lodge in Jangchu Lakha
From Jili Dzong, the second day of the trek will take you a further 10 kilometers to the yak pasture of Jangchu Lakha, elevation 3760 meters. After leaving Jili Dzong, you will cross through some rhododendrons and then climb up to a viewpoint overlooking the Paro valley. In clear weather, there is a view of the snow-covered Himalaya in the distance. The trek today will take 4 to 5 hours.
Day 05Jangchu Lakha to Jimilang Lake(14 km, 6–7 hours)
14 km, 6/7 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Basic Camping house lodge in Jimilang Lake
The third day of the Druk Path Trek will take you to the small, but beautiful lake of Jimilang Tsho, elevation 3885 meters. This section of the trek will have you traversing through meadows and rhododendrons and offer you another view of Mt. Jomolhari, if the weather is clear. You will camp at the far end of the lake.
Day 06Jimilang Lake to Simkotra Lake(11 km, 4–5 hours)
11 km, 4/5 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Basic Camping house lodge in Simkotra
Todays trek will lead you from Jimilang Lake up to a high pass at nearly 4050 meters overlooking another small lake called Janye Tsho. You will then set up camp near the lake of Simkotra. Total trekking time will be 4 to 5 hours.
Day 07Simkotra to Thimphu(14 km, 6–7 hours)
14 km, 6/7 hours AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Thimphu
The last day of the Druk Path Trek will lead you to Thimphu, the capital of Bhutan. You will reach the highest point of the entire trek today when you cross the Labana La Pass, elevation 4235 meters. You will then begin descending while passing by views of the Himalaya (in clear weather). In the later afternoon, you will arrive to your hotel in Thimphu tired, but extreemly proud of your accomplishment of completing the Druk Path Trek!
Day 08Thimphu Tour(2320 m)
Full day Sightseeing AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Thimpu
You will spend this day exploring Thimphu. Despite being a world capital, you can easily walk from one end of town to the other in less than half an hour! This pleasant town has several key sites to explore. The first place you will go to is located far above the town of Thimphu. The huge statue of Buddha Sakyamuni sits on a mountainside overlooking Thimphu. Next, you will explore Trashi Choe Dzong (fortress), which lies along the banks of the Wang Chhu River. You will also go to the National Memorial Chorten (stupa), which was built to honor the 3rd king of Bhutan in 1974. Each day, local Bhutanese come here to pray, meditate and spin Buddhist prayer wheels.
Day 09Thimphu—Punakha(76 km, 1250m)
76 km, AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Punakha
This day, you will drive east to Punakha. Along the way, you will cross over the 3140 meter pass of Do Chu La. If the weather is clear, you will be rewarded with a stunning panoramic view of the snow-covered Himalayas. In 2005, 108 chortens (stupas) were built to commemorate Bhutanese soldiers who perished. From the Dochu La, you will descend to the relatively low elevation region of Punakha. You will visit the 15th century Chimi Lhakang as well as Punakha Dzong. The dzong in Punakha is regarded as the most beautiful in Bhutan.
Day 10Punakha—Thimphu(76km, 2320m)
76 km, AP Plan-Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Standard Accommodation Hotel in Thimpu
Your last full day in Bhutan will lead you back to Thimphu. You will arrive back to the capital with plenty of time to stroll the streets and pick up any last minute souvenirs you might want.
Day 11Paro Airport
Before 3 hours, you will have go to Paro airport BB Plan-Breakfast Back to your own destination
In the morning, you will return to Paro to catch your flight to next destination.