Day One: Arrival to Paro
Today you will have fantastic journey in the Bhutan’s National carrier, Druk Air, from KTM, BKK, Delhi, as it cross World Highest Peak Mt. Everest, and other mountains like Mt. Kachenjanga, Mt. Chomolhari and Sacred Mt. Jichu Draki entire snow capped on the their summit and other scenario of Himalaya mountain. You are welcome by 7 Brothers Tours and Travels representative at the Paro Airport who will be your partner for your entire trip in Bhutan.
Day Two: Hike to tiger nest/ Tiger monastery, round trip 4 hours
On day second you will hike to tiger nest as warm up for your trekking though it is tiresome for you but it will provide you the most unforgettable history after reaching at Tiger nest/monastery, the location itself is incredible on the rock, its history is amazing and travelers are not regret to visit in this place.
Day Three: Paro National Museum – Jele Dzong
Morning visit National museum, if it is not closed on Monday and today is a short trekking day starting from the Paro, National museum, and slowly climbs up till the camp and if the weather is clear, the snow-capped mountains can be seen. We will cross small meadows of the land overlooking Paro Airport and we will have breathtaking view of villages under Paro districts. After certain walk we will see the views of Jele Dzong . The camp will be near Jele Dzong.
Altitude 2960m, Distance 9.5km. Time 3-4 hours.
Day Four: Jele Dzong – Jangchulakha
The trail passes through thick alpine forest and dwarf rhododendron trees. You may seek yaks and yak herders around your camp. Overnight at the camp, Jangchuklakha.
Campsite: Altitude 2890m, Distance 11.5km, Time 4/5 hours.
Day Five: Jangchulakha – Jimilangtso
We will start the trail in a peaceful mountain view to Jimilangtsho.
At the camp site, on clear days the beautiful mountain and valley can be seen. The campsite is close to the Lake Jimilhangstho. You may enjoy dinner in the reflecting lake of moon and sky at the camp site.
Campsite: Altitude 3,700m; Distance 13 Km; Time 5-6 hours.
Day Six: Jimilangtso – Simkota
The beautiful mountains and Lake of Janitsho can be seen along this trail. You may come across few yak herders’ camps where you will get opportunity to see the life style of a nomad’s people. The campsite is somewhere to Simkota lake.
Campsite: Altitude 3490m, Distance 11km, Time 4- 5 hours.
Day Se7en: Simkota – Phajoding
The trek begins with a gradual climb with dwarf rhododendron trees, on clear days you will have a wonderful view of Mountain Gangker Punsum , 7856 m which is highest mountain in Bhutan and other great Himalaya mountains. After reaching Phajoding we may visit monasteries and you will have great view of Thimphu town which is far below from Phajoding. Camp at Phajoding.
Altitude: 2875m, Distance covered: 10km, Time 3-4 hours.
Day Eight: Phajoding – Motithang/ Thimphu
We will move down to Thimphu to catch lunch .The trek to Thimphu is downhill through a forested area mostly of blue pine and species of birds are found in this trail. Our vehicle will be waiting at the foot point of Motithang and drive to hotel. Lunch at the hotel. Afternoon at leisure/rest. Overnight in the hotel.
Altitude: 2500m. Distance 8 km, Time 3 hours
Day Nine : Thimphu Sightseeing
We will visit Tashichho Dzong, the office of the government secretarial ministries , the office of the King and the Throne Room, and the office and living quarters of the monk body and its Chief Abbot are housed. Visit the handicrafts emporium where Bhutanese textiles and other arts are displayed and can be purchased and then visit the painting and wood craft schools where the traditional art and painting are kept alive. Lunch at the hotel. Visit the Memorial Chorten (a huge stupa) built in memory of the third King of Bhutan who reigned the Kingdom from 1952-1972. Visit the National Library where ancient manuscripts are preserved. Visit Simtokha Dzong 6Km from Thimphu, the oldest Dzong in Bhutan, built in 1629 Ad.
Later free stroll in the town or experience some Authentic Bhutan Souvenirs in the town and you wish to buy souvenirs for your family, friends and love one.
Day Ten: Thimphu – Punakha/Wangdue 77km
Visit to Punakha /wangdue on the way we will pass Dochula, visit 108 chorten stupa and on clear days we will see eastern Himalayas. We will have tea in the Dochula cafeteria. Visit Wangdi Dzong located on the top of hills. Lunch at the wangdue and afternoon drive along the Wangchuk River 45 minutes drive to Punakha. Visit Punakha Dzong the former capital of Bhutan and the Punakha Dzong house the winter residence of the monastic body and its Chief Abbot. The massive fortress is situated between two rivers known as “Phochu Mochu” Male and Female River.
Day Eleven: Punakha- Paro
After early breakfast drive back to Thimphu, Lunch at Thimphu town. After lunch drive up to Buddha point the World Largest Buddha Statue. Later drive to Paro (1hr.45minutes) for night halt for your tomorrow departure. Evening leisure/tea and snacks, dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.
Day Twelve: Hotel to Paro International Airport
We drive you to Paro International Airport and thank you for visiting Druk path trek in Bhutan. We pray and wish you safe journey!