[ 10 days / 3 days moderately difficult trekking ]
We particularly recommended this moderately difficult trek to natural lovers for the spring, when rhododendron and magnolia are in full bloom. It only reaches an elevation of 3440 meters/11,290 ft. Beginning in the glacial valley of Phobjikha, the famous winter home of the rare Tibetan Black-necked cranes, at an elevation of 3000 meters/9840 ft, it goes through the remote villages of Gogona and Khotokha, ending in the Wangdue Valley at an elevation of 1350 meters / 4430 ft.
Arrive at Paro, clear immigration and customs, I will meet as you exit the airport, and take you to the hotel. hotel. Orientation. Visit the National Museum of Bhutan and Paro Dzong. Overnight at hotel.
Sightseeing in Paro Valley. Overnight at hotel.
Walk/hike to Tiger’s Nest, Taktshang Monastery. Lunch at Taktshang teahouse with its spectacular view of the famous monastery. Overnight at hotel.
Thimphu valley sightseeing. Overnight at hotel.
Drive to Gangtey. Lunch in Wangdiphodrang enroute. Overnight at lodge.
Begin our trek from Gangtey to Gogona, 15kms trail, at about 3100 meters.
Gogona to Kothoka, 16kms trail, at 2790m.
Conclude trek with the 12 kms between Kothoka to Tikke Zam (Chazam), at about 1300 meters.
Morning drive to Thimphu for lunch. Afternoon drive to Paro. On route visit the oldest Dzong in Bhutan, Simtokha Dzong. Farewell dinner and overnight at hotel.
I will take you to the airport in time to check in for your early morning departure.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Paro International Airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at leastÂ 2 hours before the flight.|
Spring (March to May) and autumn (September and October) are the best time for touring and trekking in Bhutan. The months of April and May offer the natural grandeur of rhododendron blooms whereas Bhutan observes its biggest festivals during spring.
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