Samten Gang Winter Trek
Duration: 9 Nights / 10 Days
Destination Covered: Delhi – Paro - Thimphu – Khuruthang - Limukha – Chungsakha - Samtengang –Thimphu-Paro
The SamtenGang Winter Trek tour provides you the adventure of trekking on the short and easy trek in Bhutan. The trek passes through relative low altitude 1,500 to 2,000 m. While on the tour take the opportunity to visit farms, temples and villages. Visit to the-Dzong Museum in Paro. Get a chance to explore the Bhutanese farm houses from close, to have a deep understanding of their life and culture. Pay a visit to the Memorial Chorten, in Thimphu.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We customize holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could customize a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable International tour.
- Visit to the-Dzong Museum in Paro
- Excursion to Taktsang Monastery view point, at para
- Explore theBhutanese farm house to have a closer look
- Visit to Memorial Chorten, at Thimphu
- Full day excursionto explore the Rhododendron and Oak forested area of Chungsakha
- Guided sightseeing tour of Thimphu city covering places likeDuthop lhakhang, Handicraft Emporium and Memorial chorten.
On arrival at Paro International Airport, our representative will escort you to the hotel. On the way enjoy the enchanting view of JParo valley. Post lunch visit, Ta-Dzong (Museum). Spend night at the hotel.
Next day early morning, drive to Pa Chu to Drukgyel Dzong. It is the ruined Fort, which once defended this valley from the Tibetan invasion. Stop midway to have a glance of how a typical Bhutanese farm house looks like. Post lunch take a leisurely walk up hill for an excursion to Taktsang Monastery view point.
Early morning after breakfast , leave for Thimphu. Enjoy lunch in the hotel in the afternoon. Pay a visit to Memorial Chorten. Spent night at the hotel in Thimphu.
Start for Khuruthang in the morning. On the way halt at the Dochula pass to get the views of the Himalayan snow capped mountains if the weather is clear. Enjoy lunch at the camp in Khuruthang. Resume drive to Punakha Dzong. Visit the Dzong when the Monks are in Thimphu.
In the morning leave Khuruthang and drive till Punakha Dzong. Now enjoy the trek, with the gradual climb through chirpine forest before reaching Limukha. If the group wishes a visit to the village of Dompala can be organized with ease. Relax in the tent for the night.
On the 6th day drive to visit the Rhododendron and Oak forested area of Chungsakha. Retire for the night in tents.
On the 7th day of the tour move in for an excursion to the village of Sha Wangdi. In the later part of the day enjoying camping at the lake side of Samtengang.
In the morning leave Samtengang and trail down till the motor road. Drive till Wangdiphodrang and halt there for lunch. After lunch resume your drive to Thimphu. Retire for the night in the Hotel in Thimphu.
Enjoy full day sightseeing excursion around the city covering places like Tashichodzong, Duthop lhakhang, Handicraft Emporium, Memorial chorten, National Library, and Mask and folk dances. Night at hotel.
Wake-up early in the morning and after breakfast, drive to the International Airport at Paro to board the flight for onward destination.
- 10 Days / 9 Night
- Delhi – Paro - Thimphu – ...