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DRUK PATH TREK

Actual Trek Days : 15
Total Days : 21
Season: March-May / September-December

This trek is an extension of the Jumolhari Trek and offers diverse flora and fauna, including a good opportunity to spot Blue Sheep. If you are lucky, you may also see Takins and Bhutan's national flower, the Blue Poppy. It also introduces you to the unusual culture of the Layap people and offers a stop at a natural hot spring in Gasa.


 

Day 01:

Arrive Paro (By Druk Air).

Day 02:

Paro.

Day 03:

Paro, Excursion to Taktsang Monastery.

Day 04:

Paro - Shana (Start of Trek):

 

Altitude: 2,820 m; Distance:14 km; Time: 5-6 hrs

Day 05:

Shana-Thangthangka:

 

Altitude: 3610 m; Distance: 21 km; Time: 7-8 hrs

Day 06:

Thangthangka-Jangothang:

 

Altitude: 4115 m; Distance: 15 km; Time: 5-6 hrs

Day 07:

Jangothang (Halt).

Day 08:

 Jangothang - Lingshi:

 

Altitude: 4000 m; Distance: 17 kms; Time: 6-7 hrs

Day 09:

Lingshi - Chebisa:

 

Altitude: 3780 m; Distance: 12 kms; Time: 4-5 hrs

Day 10:

Chebisa - Shomuthang:

 

Altitude:: 3890 m; Distance:17 kms; Time: 6-7hrs

Day 11:

Shomuthang - Robluthang:

 

Altitude: 4100 m; Distance: 22 kms; Time: 7-8 hrs

Day 12:

Robluthang - Lemithang:

 

Altitude: 4040 m; Distance: kms; Time: 6-7 hrs

Day 13:

Lemithang - Laya:

 

Altitude: 3880 m; Distance: 10 kms; Time:4-5 hrs

Day 14:

Laya (Halt).

Day 15:

Laya - Koena:

 

Altitude:3300 m; Distance: 19 kms; Time: 6/7 hrs

Day 16:

Koena - Gasa Tsachu:

 

Altitude: 2,638 m; Distance: 15 kms; Time:: 6/7 hrs

Day 17:

Gasa Tsachu - Goen Damji:

 

Altitude:: 2,280 m, Distance: 21 kms; Time: 7/8 hrs

Day 18:

Goen Damji - Punakha (End of Trek).

Day 19:

Punakha-Thimphu:(72 kms).

Day 20:

Thimphu -Paro.

Day 21:

Paro - Airport.




 

     
 

VISA AND PERMIT

 
 

All foreign travelers to Bhutan are permitted entry only through recognised travel agent. The daily tariff is fixed by the Tourism Authority of Bhutan (TAB). Visa for Bhutan is granted for 14 days which can be extended in Thimphu for upto six months The actual VISA is stamped on arrival in Bhutan upon payment of US $ 20, but visitors need to obtain visa clearance from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in advance. 

 
   
   
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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