Bumthang Cultural Trekking

Bumthang Cultural Trekking

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Bumthang Cultural Trekking

Bumthang trekking is popular trekking trail in Bhutan. Bhumthang Culture Trekking is one of the best option for the average trekkers as the altitude does not go over 11,155 ft.…

Duration

14 Days

Country

Nepal

Grade

N / A

Max altitude

N / A

Transportation

Private/Domestic Vehicles

Accommodation

Hotels and Tents

Best season

All months except Jan & Feb

Group Size

2-16

Overview

Bumthang Cultural Trekking


Bumthang trekking is popular trekking trail in Bhutan. Bhumthang Culture Trekking is one of the best option for the average trekkers as the altitude does not go over 11,155 ft. Bumthang cultural trekking pass through several villages providing an excellent opportunity to interact with the rural life of Bhutan. Bhumthang culture trek in the splendid Bumthang Valley, the cultural heart of Bhutan. Bumthang cultural Trekking passes through several villages on its meandering route through Bumthang countryside. Bumthang Trek provides an exceptional opportunity for contact with Bhutanese rural life.

Bhumthang Valley is heart in cultural aspect in Bhutan.Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition proposed Bumthang adventure package trip in Bhutan for those who are thirsty to have splendid tour and trek both for the Dragon kingdom. You will trek through many Lhakhangs, giving you the chance to witness and interact with the farming life style of the Bhutanese people. This spectacular trek climbs up to the 3360m Phephe pass, which will challenge your fitness. Bhumthang cultural trekking offers fantastic views or the surrounding area and takes you off the regular beaten path. April and May is the best season for the Bhumthang cultural trekking because of the Rhododendron blossom but Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s professional will arrange the package trekking trip according to your holiday schedule and desire

Detail Itenerary


  • day 1

    Day 01:

    Arrive Paro (By Druk Air)

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 2

    Day 02

    Paro

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 3

    Day 03: Sightseeing in Paro, excursion to Taktsang Monastery

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 4

    Day 04: Travel to Thimpu

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 5

    Day 05: Thimput to Trongsa

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 6

    Day 06: Trongsa to Bumthang

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 7

    Day 07: Bhumthang

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 8

    Day 08: Bumthang - Ngang Lhakhang (Start of Trek)

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 9

    Day 09: Ngang Lhakhang - Ugyen Choling

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 10

    Day 10: Ugyen Choling – Bumthang

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 11

    Day 11: Bumthang - Punakha

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 12

    Day 12: Punakha - Thimphu - Paro

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 13

    Day 13: Paro - Airport

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • day 14

    Day 14: Back Onward destination

    Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Departure


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Cost Info


Cost Includes

    • Visa fee for Bhutan
    • Pickups and drops from hotels and airports
    • Government approved hotels in the cities and camping(tents) during trekking on twin- shared basis
    • All meals, tea and snacks
    • Transportation in private vehicle(s)
    • English speaking, trained and experienced local guide
    • Entrance and permit fees for visits to monuments and museums.
    • Full board camping
    • Tents and Kitchen utensils for trekking
    • All Bhutanese government taxes/royalties

Cost Excludes

    • Airfare for International flights to and from Bhutan
    • All personal expenses (personal gear, telephone calls, beverages, internet, laundry, etc.)
    • Personal camping gears (sleeping bag, torch etc)
    • Trip cancellation and travel insurance / evacuation costs.
    • Tips for staff/guide.

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FAQ

This trek is suitable for average people who are moderately fit, thus no previous experience is required. Some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, hiking is recommended before you embark on your journey. Whilst on the trek, it is common to experience some discomfort before being fully acclimatized.
To prepare for a strenuous trek like this you should begin training at least two to three months before your departure. As a guideline, an hour of aerobic exercise three to four times per week would be considered a minimum requirement. The best preparation is bushwalking involving relatively steep ascents and descents. If you can manage a couple of valley floor to ridgeline ascents per comfortable and able to enjoy the trek to the fullest.
Yes, our airport representative will be there to greet you at the airport. S/he will be displaying an Ace the Himalaya signboard outside the airport terminal. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel in our tourist vehicle.