Samtengang Winter Trek (10days)

Season: The recommended season for this trek is January - April and October - December.

Day 01: Arrive Paro

Druk air flight will bring you beautiful mountain ranges and when you land in Paro. You will be received by our representative and transfer you to the hotel.

You can spend your evening time at town in Paro.

Overnight stay:Hotel in Paro.

Day 02: Paro - Thimphu

Before lunch, visit to National Museum (Ta Dzong), Paro Rinpung Dzong, Drukgyel Dzong and Kyichu Lhakhang. Then drive to Thimphu town, Bhutan's capital city.

Overnight stay:Hotel in Paro.

Day 03: Thimphu

Day excursion in Thimphu by Visiting to Memorial Chorten, National Library, Tashichhodzong, the Institute of Zorig Chusum and Handicrafts. After lunch, visit city market and town.

Overnight stay:Hotel in Thimphu

Day 04: Thimpu - Khuruthang

On the way to Khuruthang, you will come across Dochula pass (3100m) from where the mountains ranges can be seen. Lunch at the campsite and visit Punakha dzong.

Overnight stay:Hotel in Punakha

Day 05 : Khuruthang - Limukha

The trek begins with gradual ascension through chirpine forest. On the way, visit Dompala village.

Day 06 : Limukha - Chungsakha (14km, 5-6 hours)

The trail will consist of great view of rhododendron and oak forested areas. You will come across famous Drukpa Kinley Lhakhang. Drukpa Kinley is a Drukpa scholar and is popularly known as Divine Madman in Bhutan for His unusual unorthodoxical way of teaching. Overnight in camp.

Day 07: Chungsakha - Samtengang (13km, 5 hours)

This trek will pass through the village of Wangdiphodrang district (Sha). Camp at the side of lake in Samtengang.

Day 08: Samtengang - Wangdiphodrang/Thimphu

Take a trail until you encounter motor road where vehicle will be waiting to take you to Wangdiphodrang. Lunch is served in Wangdiphodrang. After lunch, drive to Thimphu. Overnight lounge at the hotel in Thimphu.

Day 09: Thimphu - Paro

Before lunch, visit Simtokha dzong (oldest dzong in Bhutan) Dechencholing palace. After lunch drive to Paro. Overnight at the hotel in Paro.

Day 10: Paro Departure

After breakfast drive to Paro international airport for flight to your destination. The guide will see you off at the airport.