Bumthang Cultural Trek,Bhutan Cultural Tour,Bhutan Tour,Bhutan Hiking,Bhutan Excursion
The Bumthang Cultural Trek. Bumthang is well known as one of the main cultural centres of Bhutan and there are many opportunities to visit temples and small Bhutanese villages along the trek route. Although the trek is on the easy side, it involves a few major climbs like the one up to Pephe La with an ascent of about 500 m.
Duration: Three days, Max. Elevation: 3,360m
Highest Camp: 2,800m
Standard: Easy to medium
Best Seasons: March to May & September to November
Day 1: Arrive Paro International Airport
Day 2: Paro – Sightseeing
Day 3: Paro – Thimphu
Day 4: Thimphu – Sightseeing
Day 5: Thimphu – Punakha
Day 6: Punakha – Trongsa
Day 7: Trongsa-Bumthang
Day 8: Bumthang Sightseeing
Day9: Trek Starts:Toktu Zampa – Ngang Lhakhang (Distance 12km, four to five hours, camp altitude 2,800m).
Day 10: Ngang Lhakhang – Tahung (Distance 16km, six hours, camp altitude 2,720m).
Day 11: Trek Ends:Tahung – Mesithang (Distance 16km, four to five hours, 230m descent).
Day 12: Bumthang to Wangdi via Gangtey.
Day 13: Wangdi – Thimphu – Paro.
Day 14: Departure
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