Nestled in the lap of the Himalayas, Bhutan is home to many dramatic peaks that make the country one of the most famous trekking destinations in the world. Bhutan trekking tours are cherished by adventure seekers from around the globe. Trekking in Bhutan offers both beauty and variety. You can witness some of nature's incredible creations while trekking in the forested mountain trails of Bhutan.
With Bhutan trekking tour packages, you can visit the popular tourist destinations in Bhutan such as the capital city Thimphu, historical land Paro, etc. You will pass through, charming valleys, remote hamlets, waterfalls, mystic monasteries, and also spot rare wildlife in Bhutan.
A trip to Bhutan is incomplete without enjoying trekking in this amazing Himalayan kingdom. With 72% of its land covered by forest, Bhutan has some of the most exciting trekking trails in the world. Here are some of the best trekking routes in Bhutan that will allow you to enjoy the extreme beauty and excitement:
Lunana Snowman Trek - One of the most challenging and the most popular trek in Bhutan, Lunana Snowman Trek takes you through high passes in Northern Bhutan. This trekking tour is an extension to the beautiful Laya-Lingshi-Gasa region offering stunning views of Mount Jomolhari, Jichu Drake, and Gangchhenta. Also, spot the blue sheep roaming in the beautiful remote Bhutanese villages. The difficult trekking tour rewards with the views of snow-capped Masakhang, Tsendegang and Teri Gang mountain ranges, Umtso Lake, alpine forests, and charming villages in this mystically beautiful land.
Chilla Nature Trek - The Chilla Nature Trek is ideal for the nature lovers that allows the sight of colorful rhododendron and primula on the exquisite trekking route from Chonana to Jebkarpo. The major attraction of this trekking tour is the mesmerizing charm of the surrounding. From the Chilla pass, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the two verdant valleys Paro &Haa, and also the beautiful Himalayan ranges of Bhutan.
Gangtey Trek – This moderate trek allows the sight of black-necked cranes in Bhutan. The trekking tour starts at Gangtey and takes you to Gogona village through the high Tsele-la pass at 3400 m, green fields, and meadows. During the tour, you can explore the lifestyle of nomadic people in Gogona, trek to the beautiful valley of Khotokha, and explore WangduePhodrang Dzong at WangduePhodrang.
Dagala Thousand Lakes Trek - This is one of the best trekking tours in Bhutan. The trekking starts at Genekha and takes you to Gur allowing views of exotic flora and fauna of Bhutan. You can also enjoy camping in Bhutan during this tour. Enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of Genekha, Gur, Labatama, Panka, and Talika. Labatama is a spectacular valley with Dokarpo in the west, Mt. Larigang in the east, TendrupZomtsegang in the south, and Labatama lakes in the north.
You will also spot three popular lakes namely Relitso, Hentso, and Jamatso on your way. Panka is an outstanding spot from where you can view the Himalayan peaks Mount Everest, Jichudrake, Tsendaygang, Kanchanjunga, Tsevingang, Chomolhari, GangchenTaa, Masagang and Gangbom. This trek is the most popular activity during Nepal Bhutan tour and you will pass through the Himalayan lakes, meadows, and shrubs during the tour.
Gangtey - Gogona - Khotokha Trek - This trekking tour allows you to explore the real mystery and legends of Bhutan. You can observe the Bhutanese people and their culture, and craftsmanship from close. During the tour, you will cross challenging passes and enjoy spectacular views. The trek will take you to the beautiful Phubjika valley where the Gangtey Monastery is located. A popular tour among international trekking enthusiasts, Gangtey - Gogona - Khotokha Trek takes you through the Kumbu village, Gedachen, Khebayathang villages, and Kilhorthang village.
Chomolhari Trek - If you are a mountain person, this is the ideal trekking tour for you. With this popular trekking tour in Bhutan, you can explore a wide range of landscapes, fauna, and flora. Enjoy a spectacular view of Mount Jomolhari from Basecamp at Jangothang. The trek goes through a part of the Jigme Singye National Park allowing you the sight of colorful birds and rare animals. Also, spot the remotest region of Lingshi and visit the semi-nomadic village of Yaktsa and ThongbuShong.
LayaGasa Trekking Tour - This trekking tour takes you through the beautiful villages, gorges, high passes, and picturesque valleys of Bhutan. During the tour, you will trek through captivating and picturesque villages like Shana, SoiThangthangkha, Jangothang, Lingshi, Chebisa, Robluthang, Tashithang and Khuruthang. The major highlights of the LayaGasa Trekking Tour are visiting the Laya village and hot springs of GasaTsachu.