Planning to go for a trekking trip in Bhutan? Druk Path Trek is the best choice for you as this famous trek takes you on the adventure of mountain trekking and is moderate in its difficulty level. The trekking trail passes through some of the spectacularly scenic places in Bhutan covering mostly the rural part of the country. The trek takes adventurers through beautiful lakes, forested areas, a mountain pass with an incredible view, and many other overwhelmingly beautiful places in Bhutan. This short Druk Path trekking brings you to the closing of the Bhutanese culture, mountains, spirituality, and lifestyle of people in a short period of time. Sign up for the trip and immerse completely into Bhutanese charisma.
We will pick you up from the airport once you arrive in Paro and go through all the customs procedures. Then we will have a short preparation time before the trek starts. We start the trek for the day towards Jele Dzong where we will have overnight stay tonight. We pass through Jele La pass at the elevation of 3400 meters above sea level to reach Jele Dzong. Although the place we are camping tonight has Dzong in the name the Dzong is mostly turned into ruins. We will reach there after a walk of about 3 hours. Stay overnight at Campsite at Jele Dzong.
Trek for the day starts after breakfast and we walk to Jangchulakha today. After walking for about 4 hours on an uphill trail through a forested part, we will be welcomed by some breathtaking views of mountain peaks including Mt. Chomolhari which is 7314 meters above sea level. We can see some birds including pheasant on our forest walk this afternoon. We will have enjoyed so many different things before we reach Jangchulakha, our campsite for tonight at the elevation of 3780 meters above sea level. Overnight in Camp.
We are heading to a higher elevation on our walk today. The trek today takes us to Jimilang Tsho via Jangchu La pass at the elevation of 4180 meters above sea level. Once we reach our campsite which is near a lake, we can enjoy the view of Mt. Jichu Drake, the symbol of the protective god of Paro valley. The lake near our campsite has giant trout fish that is what it is famous for. Overnight in Camp.
We will trek to Simkota Tsho today. The walk goes on the trail that passes through rhododendron forest, actually, look like rhododendron bush because of the small size of the trees as the result of high elevation effect on their growth. The final section of the trek today that takes us to our campsite is a steep downhill walk. We will walk for about 4 hours before reaching Simkota Tsho at the elevation of 4040 meters above sea level. Overnight in Camp.
We will spend another 4 hours on the trail that takes us to Phajoding for the overnight stay. The trail goes via Phume La pass at the elevation of 4210 meters above sea level which will allow us to have a magnificent view of Mt. Gangkhar Puensum and other mountain peaks on a clear day. We will walk past a very important meditation monastery on our downhill walk towards our campsite. We stay on our campsite near Phajoding monastery at the elevation of 3870 meters above sea level. Overnight in Camp.
We will drive you to the airport for your departure flight.
What is Included?
All accommodations included within Nepal and Bhutan
• Full broad meals included in Bhutan
• Private transports
• Sightseeing Tour in Kathmandu
• Professional English Speaking Tour Guides
• Airport Pick up and Drop
• Round trip airfare to Kathmandu-Bhutan-Kathmandu
• Travel Permits
• Bhutan visa fees
• Major monuments entrance fee in Bhutan
• Bhutan government royalties and fees
• City monument entrance fees in Kathmandu
What is Excluded?
• Personal travel insurance
• All personal items
• Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
• Tips for Guides and drivers
• Mountain and road rescue
• Nepal visa cost
• Any kind of table drinks, telephone bills, laundry, postage etc.