This trek follows a long forgotten trail but filled with interesting and scenic parts. A walk from Paro intensifies your anticipation for a beautiful journey and the trail amazingly fulfills it. It is a an extremely diverse walk on which you will see panoramas of the eastern Himalaya, visit an old monastery, forgotten in time and stay in tented camps, fish in mountain lakes, look around through a recluse viewpoint , meet nomadic yak men, walk through rhododendron forests and along ridges and visit villages.
Day 1: FLY TO PARO (2,250m/7,382ft)
Day 2: TREK TO JILI DZONG . (2,240m/7,350ft to 3,185m/10,450ft) 4½ hours.
Day 3: TREK TO LARGE YAK HERDERS' CAMP 3,505m/11,500ft
Day 4: TREK TO JANA TSHO. 3,719m/12,200ft 7 Hours
Day 5: TREK TO PHADJODING . 3,536m/ 11,600ft 5 hours
Day 6: DRIVE TO THIMPHU . (2,621m/8,600ft)
Day 7: TREK FROM DECHENCHHOLING TO SHONG PANG (2,591m/8,500ft)
Day 8: TREK TO DOPSHING PANG. (2,134m/7,000ft), 6-7hrs.
Day 9: TREK TO CHORTEN NINGPO (1,524m/5,000ft) 4hrs
Day 10: DRIVE TO PUNAKHA AND TO PARO
- Trip Grade:
- Total Duration: 9 Nights / 10 Days
- Best Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
- Start From: Kathmandu
- Ends In: Kathmandu