ITINERARY OVERVIEW

 

 DAY 01: ARRIVE PARO    DAY 02: PARO  
 DAY 03: PARO – JELE DZONG (TREK START - DAY 1)    DAY 04: JELE DZONG – JANGCHULAKHA  
 DAY 05: JANGCHULAKHA – JIMILANGTSHO    DAY 06: JIMILANGTSHO – SIMKOTA  
 DAY 07: SIMKOTA – PHAJODING    DAY 08: PHAJODING – THIMPHU (TREK END - DAY 6)  
 DAY 09: DAY EXCURSION TO PUNAKHA    DAY 10: THIMPHU – PARO  
 DAY 11: DEPART PARO      

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS TREK

The Druk Path Trek is a moderate, six-day trek. This popular trek offers beautiful views as you cross the chain of mountains that separate the Paro and Thimphu valleys. This route is also famous for its spectacular rhododendron forests and wonderful high altitude lakes teeming with fish. 

  • Traverse beautiful landscapes from lush valleys to dense forests and snow capped mountains.
  • Experience Bhutan’s unique culture up-close with farmhouse visits and village excursions.
  • Spend time Marvelling at the ancient wall paintings and carvings in Dzongs and temples.
  • Discover some of the most sacred Buddhist monasteries and temples in the Himalaya.
  • Visit many cultural attractions including medieval fortresses (Dzongs), markets and museums.
  • Hike up to the famous Taktsang Monastery, perched on a cliff 900m above the valley floor.
  • Incorporate a Value-Added Option such as a cooking lesson or meditation session with a monk.