Thunder Dragon (Druk) Trek and Cultural Tour
- Gain magnificent views of the Himalayan Mountain Range, including Mt. Gangkar Puensum
- Visit Fortresses, temples, and monasteries
- Trek through forests and along mountain paths
- Visit the world famous Tigers Nest Monastery
The Thunder Dragon Trek and Cultural Tour encompasses one of Bhutan’s most appealing treks with a tour of Bhutan’s finest cultural attractions. The adventure begins in Paro with tours of inspiring landmarks such as the Rinpung and Ta fortresses, the Kichu Lhakhang Temple, and the Tiger’s Nest Monastery. The adventure continues along the Druk Path, where trekkers can gain amazing sights of Bhutan’s tallest mountain, Mt. Gangkar Puensum. The trek also transverses Jimilang Tsho Lake and Dochula Pass, which have memorial stupas decorating the trail.
This is the ideal trip for outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy visiting rich cultural areas.
Day 01: Arrive and go sightseeing in Paro.
Day 02: Go on an acclimation hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery. -04 hrs, 3,180 m / 10,433 ft
Day 03: Trek to Jele Dzong. -05 hrs, 3,480 m / 11,415 ft
Day 04: Trek to Jangchulakha. -04 hrs, 3,770 m / 12,365 ft
Day 05: Trek to Jimilang Tsho Lake. -04 hrs, 3,880 m / 12,729 ft
Day 06: Trek to Simkota.-04 hrs, 4,110 m / 13,480 ft
Day 07: Trek through Phajoding to Thimphu. -05 hrs, 2,350 m / 7,710 ft
Day 08: Travel to Punakha. -03 hrs, 1,250 m / 4,100 ft
Day 09: Travel to Paro and hike to Chimi Lhakhang. -04 hrs, 2,250 m / 7,382 ft
Day 10: Conclude Tour