Druk path Trek ~ 12 Days

Day 01: Arrive at Paro.
Meeting and assistance on arrival Transfer to Hotel. Briefing and Introduction. Overnight at Dechen Hill Resort, Paro.

Day 02: Paro
After breakfast, drive to Taktsang base and hike/day excursion to Taktsang Monastery. (Acclimatization for Trek). Lunch, afternoon continue sightseeing in Paro visit of Kichu Lhakhang, Drugyel Dzong (view the mount. Jomolhari), Ta Dzong (National Museum), Rimpung Dzong, Dungtsey Lhakhang and Stroll in Paro town. Overnight at Dechen Hill Resort, Paro.

Day 03: Paro ~ Trek
Druk path Trek: 4nights/5days.
(Trek Day 01): Paro – Jela Dzong
Overnight in Camp.

Day 04: Trek (Day 02): Jela Dzong – Jangchu Lakha.
Overnight in Camp.

Day 05: Trek (Day 03): Jachu Lakha – Janay Tsho.
Overnight in Camp.

Day 06:
  Trek (Day 04): Janay Tsho – Phajoding. 
Labana Pass: 4220m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 07: Trek (Day 05): Phajoding – Thimphu. 
(Trek End) After breakfast visit the Phajoding Lhakhang and trek to Thimphu. (3-4 hrs.) Lunch, afternoon just relax and stroll around the town. 
Overnight at Wangchuk Hotel, Thimphu. 

Day 08: Thimphu. 
After breakfast sightseeing of Thimphu Valley includes, visit to: Memorial Chorten, Tashicho Dzong, Handicrafts Emporium, National Library, Painting School (Institute of 13 Arts and Crafts), Traditional Medicine Institute, City Viewpoint, Traditional paper Factory, Mini zoo, Folk heritage Museum, Textile Museum, Sunday weekend market, archery match and Thimphu town. In the evening drive to Punakha. 
Overnight in Resort, Punakha. 

Day 09: Punakha – Bumthang. 
After breakfast drive to Punakha and visit the Punakha Dzong and continue drive to Bumthang. Lunch at Chendebji, afternoon continue on the road. 
Overnight at Guest House, Bumthang. 

Day 10: Bumthang - Tongsa
After breakfast full day Explore the fascinating valley of Bumthang. Sightseeing includes: Kurjey Lhakhang, Jampalhakhang, Tamshing Lhakhang, Kuenchosum Lhakhang, Jakar Dzong, Wangdichholing Palace, Lamey Goempa, Membartsho and typical Bhutanese village house. In the evening drive to Tongsa. 
 Overnight in Yangkhil Resort, Tongsa. 

Day 11: Tongsa – Paro. 
After breakfast visit the Tongsa Dzong and continue drive to Paro. Lunch at Wangdi, afternoon continue on the road. Overnight at Dechen Hill Resort, Paro. 

Day 12: Paro Departure. 
 After breakfast transfer to Airport and farewell for onward journey.

Samtengang Winter Trek ~ 10 Days

Day 1: Arrive at Paro Airport
On the flight to Paro International Airport, the guests will experience breath-taking views of Mount Everest, Mount Kanchenjunga and other famous Himalayan mountain ranges, including the sacred Mount Jumolhari and Mount Jichu Drake in Bhutan. On arrival at Paro International Airport, you will be taken directly to the hotel for a short rest and some refresments. Depending on the time, the guests can take a stroll around the town and visit some interesting local handicraft shops.
Overnight at a hotel in Paro.

Day 2: Paro Sightseeing
After the breakfast, the guests will be driven to visit the National Museum (Ta-Dzong - Watch Tower). The watch tower was initially built to guard the Paro Rinpung Dzong.
As it has been converted into a National Museum, it now offers some unique and varied collections of ancient artifacts, armours used during the wars, textiles from various parts of the country, antique thangkha paintings and other items which has been collected from all over the country. After the visit to the National Museum, the guests will then be escorted to the Rinpung Dzong, which is a massive fortress strategically located on a hilltop above the Paro Valley. At the present time, the Dzong houses the District Administration Office and the District Monk Body. After lunch the guests will be driven to visit the Drukgyel Dzong, a fortress in ruins where Bhutanese warriors won the war against the Tibetan invaders and thus the name Drukgyel Dzong (Victory Dzong) derived from this Victory. The snowy dome of sacred mount Jumolhari, "mountain of goddess" looms directly over the Dzong. Visit to some typical Bhutanese farmhouse can also be arranged if the guests are interested. On the way back, the guests will also visit the 7th century Kichu Lhakhang (monastery), one of the 108 temples built in the Himalayas by Tibetan King Songtsen Gampo. This temple reflects the introduction of Buddhism in Bhutan.
Overnight at a hotel in Paro.

Day 3: Paro - Thimphu 
 After breakfast drive to Thimphu, on the way stop to view the famous Tachog Goenpa (monastery) where Terton Thangthong Gyalpo meditated. Terton Thangthong Gyalpo is also a well known iron chain builder who built about 7 iron chain bridges in Bhutan. Today accross the Pa Chhu the guest will witness the assembled iron chain bridge that has been built by the government to preserve this technology. The guests will also have the opportunity to walk on this iron chain bridge if they desire. The guests will also have the opportunity to enjoy the cluster of villages and paddy fields including the times when the farmers are busy in harvesting their crops. While in Thimphu the guests will be taken directly to the hotel and lunch will be organized in a local restaurant. After lunch the guests will visit the Memorial Chorten (stupa) which was built in memory of our beloved 3rd King of Bhutan. The guests can also stroll at the recently established cottage industries where they can buy traditional handwoven fabrics. As per the government rules, the guests will be allowed to visit Tashichhodzong after the government offices are closed at 5 p.m. The guests can witness a game of archery match played at the Changlimithang archery range. Archery is the national sports of Bhutan, both young boys and the older men enjoy playing this sport during the weekends and holidays. If the guests happen to be in Thimphu during the weekend, it will be interesting to visit the sunday market where villagers from far and near bring their agriculture and livestock products for sale in this market. Overnight at a hotel in Thimphu. 

 Day 4: Thimphu - Khuruthang 
 After breakfast slowly move towards Punakha. On the way enjoy the view of the Simtokha Dzong which is one of the oldest dzong that was built and also view the Statue of Buddha on the other side of the valley and one could pray for peace and happiness in the world. The drive towards Dochula pass (3,100m) goes through lush green forests with blue pine, oak, chirpine and rhododendron trees. Once you are at the top of the mountain on a clear day, the guests will enjoy the most spectacular view of many peaks/mountains in Bhutan and also enjoy a short stroll around the 108 chortens (stupas). Lunch will be organized in a farmer's house in Thinlaygang where the guests will be exposed to the real life situation of a village house in Bhutan. After lunch, drive down to Punakha and visit the Dzong situated in between junction of Pho Chu (male river) and Mo Chu (female river). Overnight at a hotel in Punakha. 

 Day 5: Khuruthang - Limukha 
 After the breakfast, the guests will be driven towards the Dzong and from here the guests will cross the longest suspension bridge of 230 meters which was built with the financial assistance from the government of Switzerland. The trek is not very difficult as we will be walking through the farmers paddy field and blue pine and chir pine forests with only some gradual climb. Picnic lunch will be arranged during the trek as well as some tea and snacks on the way. Walking distance 5-6 hours. Overnight at a camp site in Limukha 

 Day 6: Limukha - Chungsakha 
 After breakfast, slowly start on the trail that will take the guests through lush rhododendron and oak forested area engulfing the aroma of the natural forest and shrubs. Guests will also have the chance to hear the sound of the barking deer occassionally in these forests and come across scattered farm houses and their fields. In a village during the trek the quests will come across the lhakhang of Drukpa Kuenlay most popularly known as the Divine Mad Man. Walking distance 5-6 hours. Overnight at a camp site. 

 Day 7: Chungsakha - Samtengang 
 After breakfast, slowly start on the trail that will take the guests through the fields of the farmers and occassionally stop and chat with farmers working in the field. The guests will also be exposed to the clustered village houses which are built with traditional architecture and intricate paintings of the houses made from rammed mud which can withstand earthquakes as well. This place is famously known as Sha under Wangduephodrang District. Walking distance about 5-6 hours. Camp site at Samtengang near the lakeside. 

 Day 8: Samtengang - Wangdue/Thimphu 
After breakfast, slowly start on the trail which gradually drops down till the motor road at Tiki Zam where the driver will be waiting to pick up the guests. The guests will be driven to Wangdiphodrang where lunch will be provided at a local hotel. After lunch drive towards Thimphu. On reaching Dochula pass, visit the Druk Wangyel monastery which was recently built depicting the lineage of the present monarchy and their visionary works. Continue the drive to Thimphu and check into the hotel on arrival. Overnight at a hotel in Thimphu. 

 Day 9: Thimphu Sightseeing 
 After breakfast in the hotel, the guests will be taken to visit Simtokha Dzong which is about 7 kilometers from town. This is one of the oldest fortresses in Bhutan that was built in 1629 A.D. Visit the Wood Craft and Painting School where traditional art and crafts are still kept alive. After a relaxing lunch, visit the National Institute of Traditional Medicine and a traditional hand made paper factory. Overnight at the hotel in Thimphu. 

 Day 10: Paro Airport 
 Depending on the flight timing, the guests will be driven to the Paro International Airport to bid good bye and safe journey back to their home country.

Gangtey Trek ~ 11 days

Day 01: Arrive at Paro. 
 Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to Thimphu. Briefing and Introduction. 
Overnight in Hotel, Thimphu. 

Day 02: Thimphu Full day sightseeing 
Visit  Memorial Chorten, Tashicho Dzong, Handicrafts Emporium, National Library, Painting School (Institute of 13 arts and craft), Traditional Medicine Institute, Folk heritage Museum, Changangkha Lhakhang, Mini Zoo, City Viewpoint and in the evening stroll in the Thimphu Town. Overnight in Hotel, Thimphu. 

Day 03: Thimphu ~ Phobjikha 
After breakfast, drive to Phobjikha across Dochula Pass (3,150m), Stop for the view of all Eastern Himalayas and continue drive to Phobjikha. Stop for lunch at Wangdi. Overnight in Dewachen Hotel, Phobjikha. 

Day 04: Phobjikha ~ Gogona (Trek) 
Early morning visit the crane information centre and observe the black neck crane and after breakfast start the trek. Overnight at Camp. 

Day 05: Gogona ~ Chorten Karpo (Trek) 
Overnight at Camp. 

Day 06: Chorten Karpo ~ Chhuzomsa (Trek) 
Overnight at Hotel, Wangdi. 

Day 07: Wangdi ~ Bumthang 
After breakfast drive to Bumthang, stop for lunch at Tongsa and afternoon visit Tongsa Dzong and continue drive to Bumthang. 
Overnight at Resort, Bumthang, 

Day 08: Bumthang Full day explore of Bumthang valley
Sightseeing includes: Visit of Jambay Lhakhang, Kurjee Lhakhang, Tamshing Lhakhang, Kencho Sum Lhakhang, Lamey Gompa, Jakar Dzong, Membar Tsho (Burning Lake) & Swiss farm, Swiss Cheese Factory. Evening drive to Tongsa. Overnight at Resort, Tongsa. 

Day 09: Tongsa ~ Paro 
After breakfast drive to Paro via Thimphu. Overnight at Hotel, Paro. 

Day 10: Paro 
 After breakfast drive to Ramthanka for a day hike to the famous Taktsang Monastery. Lunch, afternoon explore the Paro valley, visit to: Ta – Dzong (National Museum), Rimpung Dzong, Kyichu Lhakhang, Drugyel Dzong and in the evening stroll in the Paro town. Overnight Hotel, Paro. 

Day 11: Paro ~ Departure 
 After breakfast transfer to the Airport for farewell to the onward journey.

Jhomolhari Trek ~ 12 Days

This is a superb trek for strong walkers. It goes into northern Bhutan to the land of yak herders, to the base of Mt. Jhomolhari, at 7,316 meters (24,000 feet) and on to remote Lingshi Dzong. There are fabulous views of the mountains and exceptional flora. You will encounter many yak-herders but few villages. The maximum altitude that you pass through is 4,900 meters (16,000 feet). A pass through the army post of Gunyitsawa at 2810 meters is the last stop before you enter into Tibet. The route enters Jigme Dorji National Park crossing through rocky trails through Oaks, rhododendron and ferns, crossing several small streams. There are numerous short climbs and descents. You will pass through several villages: Soe, Takethang, Dangochang, each of its own kind. A day in Jangothang is the highlight of the trek, views do not get any better than here. There are lots of hikes and that you can make and a day here is spent very well. Lingzi is one of the old trade routes between Punakha and Gyantse and was used by the Tibetan armies during various attacks on Bhutan. This region has a wide variety of herbs, many of which have medicinal value. The trail traverses under big rocks and glacial valleys with numerous moraines. There are 02 versions of this trek; the shorter and easier version is a three-day trek from Paro to Jhomolhari Base camp at Jangothang, returning to Paro via the same route or by an alternative trail. The longer version crosses two high passes from Jangothang and makes it’s way to Thimphu.

Day 01: Arrival at Paro 
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to Thimphu. Briefing and Introduction. Overnight in Hotel, Thimphu.

 Day 02:  Thimphu 
After breakfast drive to Tashichhodzong for full day witness of Festival (Tshechu) Overnight at Hotel, Thimphu. 

 Day 03: Thimphu ~ Paro 
Full day sightseeing of Thimphu Valley includes, visit to: Memorial Chorten, Tashicho Dzong, Handicrafts Emporium, National Library, Painting School, Traditional Medicine Institute, City Viewpoint. In the evening drive to Paro. 
Overnight in Hotel, Paro. 

Day 04: Paro [Acclimatization] 
Morning excursion/day hike to Taktsang Monastery. Afternoon visit to Kyichu Lhakhang, Drugyel Dzong, Rinpong Dzong, Ta-Dzong (National Museum) and evening stroll in Paro Town. Overnight Hotel, Paro. 

Day 05: Trek Start Drugyel Dzong ~ Sharna Zampa 
 Distance: 17 km Time: 05-04 hours Altitude: 2,870 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 06: Trek Sharna Zampa ~ Thangthangka 
Distance: 22 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 3,630 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 07: Trek Thangthangka ~ Jangothang 
Distance: 19 km Time: 05-06 hours Altitude: 4,090 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 08: Trek Jangothang ~ Dhumzo 
Distance: 16 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 3,800 m Overnight in Camp. (Rest Day/Optional) Acclimatization and Exploration in Jangothang 

Day 09:  Trek Dhumzo ~ Thombu Shong 
Distance: 11 km Time: 04-05 hours Altitude: 4,180 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 10: Trek Thombu Shong ~ Sharna Zampa 
Distance: 13 km Time: 04-05 hours Altitude: 2,870 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 11: Trek End Sharna Zampa ~ Drugyel Dzong and drive to Hotel 
Distance: 17 km Time: 05-06 hours Altitude: 2,320 m Overnight in Hotel, Paro. 

Day 12:  Paro Departure 
After breakfast transfer to Airport for farewell to onward journey.

Laya- Linzhi-Gasa Trek ~ 16 Days

This Trek offers the diverse flora & fauna, including good opportunity to spot blue sheep, Golden Takin (Bhutan’s National Animal) and Blue Poppy (Bhutan’s National Flower). Most of the days during the trek you will be viewing all the mountain peaks with snow. It also introduces to the foreigners to the unusual culture of the Layap people and offers a stop at a natural hot spring in Gasa.

Day 01: Paro (Arrival): KB 203 1500 hrs. 
Arrival at Paro and meeting with an assistant and transfer to Hotel. Lunch, in the afternoon drive to Ramthangka for hike to Taktsang Monastery (acclimatisation) and in the evening visit to Drugyel Dzong, Kichu Lhakhang, Rimpung Dzong and Paro Town. Overnight at Dechen Hill Resort, Paro. 

Day 02: Paro ~ Trek (Drugyel Dzong ~ Sharna Zampa) 
 Distance: 17 km Time: 04-05 hours Altitude: 2,870 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 03: Shanazampa ~ Thangthangka 
Distance: 22 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 3,630 m 
Overnight in Camp. 

Day 04: Thangthangka ~ Jangothang 
Distance: 19 km Time: 05-06 hours Altitude: 4,090 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 05: Acclimatization & Exploration in Jangothan
Altitude: 4,090 m Overnight in Camp. 

 Day 06: Jangothang ~ Lingzhi 
Distance: 18 km Time: 05-06 hours Altitude: 4890 m (Neyle La) Overnight in Camp. 

Day 07: Lingzhi ~ Chebisa 
Distance: 11 km Time: 05-06 hours Altitude: 4140 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 08: Chebisa ~ Shombuthang 
Distance: 17 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 4440 m (Gombu La) Overnight in Camp. 

Day 09: Shombuthang ~ Robluthang 
Distance: 18 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 4747 m (Jhari La) Overnight in Camp. 

Day 10: Robluthang ~ Limithang 
Distance: 19 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 5010m (Sinchey La) 
Overnight in Camp. 

Day 11: Limithang ~ Laya 
Distance: 11 km Time: 04-05 hours Altitude: 3,840 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 12: Laya ~ Koina 
Distance: 19 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 3,300 m Overnight in Camp. 

Day 13: Koina ~ Gasa 
Distance: 15 km Time: 06-07 hours Altitude: 3,900 m (Bari La) Overnight in Camp. 

Day 14: Gasa ~ Damji ~ Punakha 
Distance: 19 km Time: 05-06 hours Altitude: 2510 m Overnight at Hotel Zangtopelri, Punakha. 

Day 15: Punakha ~ Wangdi ~ Thimphu ~ Paro 
After breakfast visit Punakha and drive to Wangdiphodrang and visit Wangdi Dzong and then drive to Paro via Thimphu. Overnight at Dechen Hill Resort, Paro. 

Day 16: Paro (Departure)
Early breakfast and transfer to airport and farewell for onward journey.

Dagala Thousand Lakes Trek ~ 11 Days

This is a short trek, near Thimphu, to a large number of lovely high altitude lakes. You pass through terraced paddy fields and through coniferous forests, to the settlements of Geynikha, 2,500 meters. The trail leads up the ridge and across meadows to a pass at 4,240 meters with a spectacular view of the whole Dagala range. You will pass through several yak herders camps en-route the broad Labatama valley at 4,050 meters. The lakes are flourished with brown trout. Near the lakes is a mass of wild alpine which flowers in September. The routes are not well marked; it is more of a cross-country traverse. The trail descends steeply through mixed forest of rhododendron and bamboo, finally dropping through a maze of apple orchards. 

 Day 01: Arrival at Paro & drive to Thimphu 
 Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to Paro. Briefing and Introduction. Overnight in Thimphu. 

Day 02: Thimphu 
Full day sightseeing of Thimphu Valley includes, visit to: Memorial Chorten, Tashicho Dzong, Handicrafts Emporium, National Library, Painting School, Traditional Medicine Institute, City Viewpoint. Overnight Thimphu. 

Day 03: Thimphu ~ Khoma ~ Geynekha 
 Drive to Khoma and start trek Distance: 14 km Time: 04 hours Altitude: 2,950 m 

Day 04: Geynekha ~ Gur 
 Distance: 5 km Time: 04 hours Altitude: 3,350 m 

Day 05: Gur ~ Labatamba 
 Distance: 12 km Time: 05 hours Altitude: 4,300 m 

Day 06: Labatamba ~ Panka 
Distance: 08 km Time: 04 hours Altitude: 4,000 m 

Day 07: Panka ~ Talakha 
 Distance: 08 km Time: 04 hours Altitude: 3,080 m 

 Day 08: Talakha ~ Simthoka and drive to Thimphu 
 Distance: 03 km Time: 03 hours Altitude: 2,320 m 

 Day 09: Thimphu ~ Punakha ~ Wangdi ~ Paro 
After breakfast, drive to Punakha across Dochula Pass (3,100m). Afternoon visit to Punakha Dzong and town. Visit Wangdiphodrang Dzong and Town. 
Overnight Paro. 

Day 10: Paro Sight Seeing
After breakfast visit: Kyichu Lhakhang & Drugyel Dzong. Excursion to the famous Taksang Monastery or to Kila Goemba. Overnight in Paro. 

Day 11: Paro departure