Punakha Trek: 12 Days

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  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Private Tour
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Trek difficulty Moderate
  • Maximum altitude 2700 meters
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  • Starts Paro, Bhutan
  • Ends Paro , Bhutan
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Enjoy 6 days of trekking through a pristine, unspoilt landscape
  • Hike to the cliffhanging Tiger`s Nest
  • Appreciate traditional Bhutanese architecture during Paro & Thimphu sightseeing tours
  • Travel to the picturesque Punakha Dzong, learn more about its history
Discover amazing scenery and trek through beautiful, unspoilt landscape during this 12-day, guided tour. Starting from Paro, where we will receive you at the airport on arrival, this tour will take you through Bhutan's mountainous terrain comprising of oak and rhododendron forests and past tiny villages that seem frozen in time while allowing you to discover the best of Bhutan's natural beauty and cultural heritage.

In addition to this, you will also get the chance to explore both Paro and Thimphu, two of its major cities, during this tour and appreciate the rich architectural beauty of its dzongs and monasteries. We recommend travellers to carry out this trek between early March to June and late September to November. However, since you will not be travelling to high-altitude areas, you can undertake this tour even in the winter months of December, January and February.

This trek is categorized easy to moderate and is suitable for all travellers, including beginners. Anyone with a good level of fitness can carry out this trek. For more details, please go through the itinerary below.
Customer reviews
5 - Excellent
Based on 9 reviews
Trek to Punaka 2019
5 - Excellent
  • Brian999
  • From Ireland
  • On Nov 22 2019
“Me and my wife had lovely trek to Punaka.
Thanks to Alpine club of Himalaya and Mr Sujan for well organised trek. We had an opportunity to see beautiful villages, mountains and visit to pari and Thimphu. We hiked to Tiger nest and spent lovely time out there . Bhutanese people are super nice and happy. Would love to be there again soon. Alpine is highly recommended.”
Awesome trek to PUNAKA
5 - Excellent
  • Prince
  • From Scotland
  • On Nov 22 2019
“I would like to thank Alpine club of Himalaya for organising a group trek to Punak.
We had an awesome time during this trek.
Alpine planned and organised this very well.
Every thing went very well.
Highly recommended!!!!”
Best or the best Trek to Punaka
5 - Excellent
  • Christina
  • From Netherlands
  • On Nov 22 2019
“start to finish it was organised fantastically! Our guide Furi will be a friend for life and we will definitely be back. Couldn’t recommend highly enough”
Great People
5 - Excellent
  • Elective
  • On Jul 05 2019
“Alpine Club of Himalaya organized my whole trip during my stay in Nepal, i have visited the Pokhara and chitwan national park which is awesome place to visit, will comeback again with my family in near future.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Arrive in Paro
  • Day 2: Tiger's Nest hike
  • Day 3: Paro – Thimphu
  • Day 4: Thimphu – Shong Pang
  • Day 5: Shong Pang – Dopshing Pang
  • Day 6: Dopshing Pang – Chorten Ningpo
  • Day 7: Chorten Ningpo – Zomlingthang
  • Day 8: Zomlingthang – Limukha
  • Day 9: Limukha – Chungsaka (trek) – Wangdiphodrang (drive)
  • Day 10: Wangdiphodrang – Thimphu (drive)
  • Day 11: Thimphu – Paro
  • Day 12: Paro departure
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Bhutanese visa charges
  • Pickup and drop-off from and to the airport in Paro
  • Accommodation as per the itinerary
  • All meals
  • Transport during the tour in comfortable, private vehicles
  • An experienced, English-speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees to monuments and museums as per the itinerary
  • Bhutanese government taxes/royalties
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Airfare for international flights to and from Bhutan
  • Expenses that are personal in nature, for example, personal trekking gear, telephone calls and internet, beverages, laundry, etc
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips for staff (guide and driver)
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GOOD TO KNOW
Payment

A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

Travel Insurance

We advise to take out Travel Insurance to cover for any unforeseen circumstances. Bookmundi recommends World Nomads' travel insurance.

CANCELLATION 10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.
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