Bumthang Cultural Trekking

Duration: 13 Days     
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Max Elevation: 3360m
  • Season: Possible from March to May and September to November

Bumthang Culture Trek is a combination of cultural and three days short trek that will lead you through one of the most fascinating and sacred valleys of Bumthang. The three days short trek passes through several villages and farmland, bringing you in close contact with the Bhutanese rural life and the unique culture. The trail also leads you to series of pleasant meadows and verdant mixed forest of blue pine, birch, and sycamore and dwarf bamboo.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrive Paro.
  • Day 2Sightseeing.
  • Day 3Sightseeing.
  • Day 4Drive to Punakha and Wangdue.
  • Day 5Visit Chimi Lhakhang.
  • Day 6Visit Trongsa Dzong and Ta Dzong.
  • Day 7Visit Jakar Dzong, Jampel Lhakhang, Kurjey Lhakhang, Tamzhing.
  • Day 8Trek starts from Bumthang to Ngang Lhakhang ( about 4-5 hrs trek). Overnight camping at Ngang Lhakhang.
  • Day 9Ngang Lhakhang to Ugyenchholing (7-8 hrs trek). Overnight camping at Ugyenchholing.
  • Day 10Ugyenchholing to Bumthang ( about 2- 3 hrs trek). Trek ends and transfer to Bumthang hotel for over night halt.
  • Day 11Drive to Wangdue (about 6 hrs drive). On arrival, transfer to hotel for over night.
  • Day 12Drive to Paro (about 3 hrs 20 m drive). On arrival, check into hotel for overnight halt. Evening take leisurely walk through town.
  • Day 13Transfer to Airport for your next destination.