Dur Hot spring trekking is one of the most famous trekking in Bhutan. Dur Hot spring trek is the old expedition route to Gangkar Phuensum and, with special permission; Dur hot spring route is through a forest of Cyprus, juniper, spruce, hemlock and maple. Along this part of the trail, it may be possible to see musk deer, Himalayan bear, and herds of blue sheep. The main highlight of this trek is the Hot Spring (known for healing properties). ...See more
Dur Hot spring trekking is one of the most famous trekking in Bhutan. Dur Hot spring trek is the old expedition route to Gangkar Phuensum and, with special permission; Dur hot spring route is through a forest of Cyprus, juniper, spruce, hemlock and maple. Along this part of the trail, it may be possible to see musk deer, Himalayan bear, and herds of blue sheep. The main highlight of this trek is the Hot Spring (known for healing properties). Duer hot spring trek includes a visit to a Tsachhu. March to April and September to early November is the best season for the Dur hot spring trekking.
Dur hot spring trekking itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Paro airport. Our representative will transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Paro. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Paro- Thimphu. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Thimphu Sightseeing. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Drive to Bumthang. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Bumthang at Leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Trek day 1/Bumtha to Gorsum.
Day 08: Trek to Lungsum.
Day 09: Trek to Tsochenchen.
Day 10: Trek to Dur Tsachu.
Day 11: Day at leisure.
Day 12: Trek to Tsochenchen.
Day 13: Trek to Gorsum.
Day 14: Trek to Bumthang/trek end and overnight at hotel.
Day 15: Bumthang to Punakha and overnight at hotel.
Day 16: Drive to Thimphu and overnight at hotel.
Day 17: Drive to Paro and overnight at hotel.
Day 18: After breakfast, transfer to airport for onward destination.
Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m,
Eco Trip Nepal representative will transfer to hotel, Dur hot spring 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