5 Days Druk Path Trek

 5 Days Bhutan Trekking Tour

Druk path trek is one of the most popular 5 days trek in Bhutan.  a high altitude one and is moderately strenuous. The trek route passes through some beautiful high altitude lakes. You can come across diverse flora and fauna as you pass through the ridge of the mountains and you can also see beautiful views of the Himalayas all around. It starts from Paro near the National Museum and ends at Motithang, Thimphu. The highest elevation of the trek is 4110m.

As per the 2016 report of Tourism Council of Bhutan, Druk path 5 days trek was the most popular trek followed by Jomolhari 8 days trek and Bumdra 2 days trek.

Facts about Druk path Trek:

Trek Duration: 5 days.

Total Duration: 9 nights / 10 days.

Accommodation: Hotels, Resorts and Tents.

Activity Type: Walking, Trekking & Tour.

Difficulty Level: Moderately Strenuous.

Group size: Minimum 2 pax.

Best Months to do this Trek: March – June, September – 2nd Week of December.

Trek distance: 57 Km

Highest altitude: 4210m

Start Point: Paro Ta dzong/ Damchena

Finish Point: Motithang (Thimphu)

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Sketch Itinerary

Day 01. Arrive Paro.

Day 02. Paro – Excursion to Taktsang Monastery.

Day 03. Paro – Jele Dzong (Start of Trek).

Day 04. Jele Dzong – Jangchulakha.

Day 05. Jangchulakha – Jimilangtso.

Day 06. Jimilangtso – Simkota. (4-5 hours).

Day 07. Simkota – Phajoding – Thimphu (4-5 hours).

Day 08. Thimphu Sightseeing.

Day 09. Thimphu –  Punakha – Thimphu (3 hours drive).

Day 10. Departure.