Hiking and Trekking of Bhutan

Hiking and Trekking of Bhutan

Hiking & Trekking in Bhutan is a truly amazing experience. From the trekking in Bhutan tenderness and lush vegetation of the river valleys to the icy slopes of the eastern end of the Himalayas, you will encounter some of the most stunning scenery and friendly people imaginable. All our hiking and trekking offered here are combination of ordinary discovery and insight into the unique culture and lifestyle of the people. The trail on each trek passes through the traditional ancient villages where the lifestyle of the villagers has seen a little change in over a century, you will get the chance to combine with the locals, observe their custom and tradition, unique architectural houses, and the ancient monasteries.

The best season for trekking in Bhutan is spring and autumn- March to April and late September to mid-November.  Although the nights are colder in autumn with temperature in higher altitudes ranging from 20 degree celcius down to minus 10 degree celcius, days are warmer with bright sun shines. Trekking in Bhutan is physically demanding because of the distance and rapid changes in elevation.  You will have to walk 7-9 hours for 15-19 kilometers daily to reach the campsites.  

All trekking in Bhutan is being arranged as camping trips as there are no hotels or lodges along the trails. Your trekking camp is at designated place where there is ample water supply to cook your meals and meadows to feed your ponies. The company trekking crew treks with you to set up camps, carry your pack lunches, prepare tea and serve meals at the campsites.  You will trek with your back-pack with only water bottle, batteries, cameras, jackets and your basics daily stuff such as medicines, toiletries and own supplies of chocolate bars, insect repellents and treatment tablets. Your heavier stuff such as tents, personal gear, kitchen and food supplies are carried by horses or yaks at higher altitudes. In Bhutan there are many trekking routes and itinerary, however we operate Gangtey Valley Trekking, Chomolhari Trekking and Bumthang Cultural Trek.

Program Of Hiking and Trekking

Bumthang Cultural Trek in Bhutan

The kingdom of Bhutan lie in the eastern Himalayas, between Tibet to the north, and the Indian territories of Assam and West Bengal to the south, Arunachal Pradesh to the east and Sikkim to the west. ...
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Gangtey Valley Trekking

The Gangtey Valley, at 3000 meters is one of the few glacial valleys in Bhutan and is the chosen home of the rare black-necked crane which migrates here in winter from the Central Asiatic Plateau. The ...
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Chomolhari Trekking

Starting at Drugyal Dzong in the north of Paro Valley, the Chomolhari Trekking or Jumolhari trek passes through scattered hamlets and farmland into a deep and richly forested valley, which leads to a ...
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06 March - 2016
Fred Santoro I´m a brazilian guy and went hiking in Nepal back in 2003 and was fortunate enough to meet Suman, the best sherpa you can ever dream of, not only because he´s very experienced and explain all the culture of the nepali people for us, but also because he´s very VERY funny, a fantastic man. 10 years later, we´re still friends a ... Read More
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