Druk Path ten days trek is the most popular trek in the country as it passes through a gorgeous natural landscape of blue pine forests, high ridges and pristine lakes while at the same time offering the opportunity to visit some ancient lhakhangs, dzongs and villages. Druk Path trek also offers hikers stunning views of Mt. Gangkar Puensum, the highest unscaled peak in the world. The best times to embark on the Druk Path Trek are between ...See more
Druk Path ten days trek is the most popular trek in the country as it passes through a gorgeous natural landscape of blue pine forests, high ridges and pristine lakes while at the same time offering the opportunity to visit some ancient lhakhangs, dzongs and villages. Druk Path trek also offers hikers stunning views of Mt. Gangkar Puensum, the highest unscaled peak in the world. The best times to embark on the Druk Path Trek are between March-June and September-November.
Druk path trekking itinerary
Day 01: Fly to Paro. Our airport representative will transfer to hotel. Overnight at Paro/
Day 02: Sightseeing in Paro. Hike to Tiger's Nest Monastery (3180m). Overnight at Paro.
Day 03: Trek day 1 to Jele Dzong (3480m). Overnight at tented camp. 10 Km. 4-5 hours
Day 04: Trek to Jangchulakha (3770m). Overnight at tented camp. 10 Km. 3-4 hours
Day 05: Trek to Jimilangtso (3880m). Overnight at tented camp. 11 Km. 4 hours
Day 06: Trek to Simkota (4110m). Overnight at tented camp. 11 Km. 4 hours
Day 07: Simkota to Phajoding to Thimpu (2350m). Overnight at Thimpu. 14 Km. 5 hours: trek ends
Day 08: Thimphu to Punakha (1250m). Overnight at Punakha.
Day 09: Punakha to Paro. Overnight at Paro
Day 10: Back to onward Destination.
Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m,
Eco Trip Nepal representative will transfer to hotel, Druk Path trekking briefing with officially arrangements. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
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What makes this trip different?
Eco Trip Nepal has been working hand to hand with nonprofit social organization SWAN Nepal (Social Welfare Association of Nepal) from its initial years. We provide continuous support to SWAN financially as well as by organizing charity and volunteering tours in the remote village of Baglung district. Organizing your holiday through Eco Trip Nepal will not only provide the chance to explore the natural grandeur of Himalayan country Nepal but also you will be playing a vital role in bringing positive changes in the lives of local community.
Financial support to direct beneficiaries: In all our programs, we strive to ensure that we only use local operators and try to source all provisions from local businesses, so you can be sure that some part of the money paid to us for arranging your holiday goes to the needy people of Nepal. The money you pay for touring and trekking through Eco Trip Nepal directly benefits the local people through SWAN as we provide them certain percentage of our profits from each and every trip on regular basis. Our guests experience true satisfaction together with enjoyment from Nepal holiday.
Local development through tourism: Eco Trip Nepal along with SWAN has been working together in discovering new routes, making plans into action and constantly working on how it can positively impact on local community development through tourism. In this way we have developed the Eco-tourism Project which focuses to flourish local tourism preservation of nature and cultural heritages.
Community Tourism: We help experience the best of Nepal through the eyes of the local Nepalese community. We enhance community based tourism to help our guests discover local habitats and wildlife; celebrate and respect traditional cultures, rituals and wisdom. In this way community will be aware of the commercial and social value placed on their natural and cultural heritage through tourism, and this will promote community based management of these resources.
For more details, visit SWAN Nepal's website www.swannepal.org