3 Days Bhutan Hiking Tour
Bumthang Cultural Trek
This 3 days Bhutan hiking tour is named because the opportunities to visit villages and Temples are greater than on most other treks in Bhutan. Though it is a short trek, the Bumthang trek is strenuous because it involves a climb to Phephe La (3360 m). This is a popular Trek.
Fact of this Bhutan Hiking Tour:
Trek Duration: 3 days.
Total Duration: 11 nights / 12 days.
Accommodation: Hotels, Resorts and Tents.
Activity Type: Walking, Trekking & Tour.
Difficulty Level: Strenuous.
Group size: Minimum 2 pax.
Best Months to do this Trek: March to May and September to 2nd Week of December.
Sketch Itinerary for 3 Days Hiking in Bhutan (Bumthang Cultural Trek)
Day 1. Arrive Paro – sightseeing.
Day 2. Paro – Bumthang (Flight to Bumthang).
Day 3. Bumthang (Excursion to Ura valley): (Altitude 3100 m, Distance 51 km, Drive Time 1 hour drive).
Day 4. Jakar – Nagang Lhakhang (start of the trek): Camp altitude of 2900 meters. Walking time around 6 hours.
Day 5. Ngang Lhakhang – Ugyenchholing: Camp Altitude 2850 meters, Walking time 7-8 hours.
Day 6. Ugyencholing – Jakar (Bumthang): 4 hours walk.
Day 7. Bumthang – Trongsa – Gangtey (183 km) – 5 hours.
Day 8. Gangtey – Punakha, 74 km – 3 hours.
Day 9. Punakha – Thimphu (76 km, 3 hours).
Day 10. Thimphu sightseeing.
Day 11. Thimphu – Paro (hike to the Tiger’s Nest): 56 km, 1 hour.
Day 12: Departure.
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