CULTURAL TOUR WITH DRUK PATH TREK 12N 13D
DAY 1: Arrive Paro, sightseeing (Dzong and National Museum), overnight at hotel in Paro. Hotel Olathang or similar. LD
DAY 2: Hike to Taktsang Monastery, overnight at hotel in Paro. o/n same BLD
DAYS 3-8: 6-day Druk Path Trek
DAY 3: Trek from National Museum to Jele Dzong, overnight at camp
DAY 4: Trek to Jangchhu Lakha, overnight at camp
DAY 5: Trek to Jimilang Tso, overnight at camp
DAY 6: Trek to Simkotra Tsho, overnight at camp
DAY 7: Trek to Phajoding, overnight at camp
DAY 8: Trek to Thimphu, afternoon sightseeing (e.g., arts school, dance program, textile museum, hand-made paper factory), overnight at hotel in Thimphu. o/n Peaceful Resort. BLD
DAY 9: Morning sightseeing in Thimphu, afternoon drive to Punakha via Dochu La, overnight hotel in Punakha. o/n Damchen resort/Meriphuensuem Resort. BLD.
DAY 10: Sightseeing in Punakha (Dzong), hike to Chimi Lhakhang, overnight hotel in Punakha. o/n same. BLD
DAY 11: Drive Punakha to Phobjikha, tour black-necked crane reserve and visitor's center and Gangte Goemba (temple), overnight hotel in Phobjikha. o/n Dewachen Hotel/ Gakiling farm guest house. BLD.
DAY 12: Drive Phobjikha to Paro, overnight at hotel in Paro. o/n Olathang Hotel/similar BLD.
DAY 13: Depart Paro.
All hotels and Resorts on Full board Basis.
All trek arrangements, complete with a cook and hot meals on entire trek.
Ponies, dining tent, kitchen, toilet tent.
English Speaking Guide throughout.
Bhutan visa and permits.
Flights in and out of Paro as per sectors used.
Use of bar and beverages in Hotels,
Laundry services, telephone calls etc to be paid direct.
You need to bring your own sleeping bag, good hiking shoes and items of personal nature like flash lights, a leatherman is always useful on a trek.
Sun screen lotion 80 >spf. Sun shades. Rain gear in case.