Trekking in Bhutan is an unique experiences. As you walk through the young Himalayan mountain, you get to explore the true nature as it is. Bhutan trekking will give you an experience of bonding with the nature like never before.
Trekking in Bhutan is the best way to experience its well-conserved pristine natural environment. Trail meanders through green meadows where hairy yaks graze, elusive blue sheep and Takins gallop on mountain slopes and tall rhododendron trees bursting with pink and red flowers adorn the valleys and mountain tops. You will also pass through villages of nomadic yak herders and be captivated by their closet rustic lifestyle. As mountains in Bhutan are considered abode of deities and home for legendary yeti, hence they remain unconquered. Trekking in Bhutan offers an opportunity to witness stunning views of unclimbed snow-capped mountains. Whether you are looking for a glimpse of Himalayas or long treks, Bhutan has it for you. Our short treks offer an insight to Himalayas within a short span of time and long arduous treks befit true adventure seekers. All these treks go over prayer flag festooned scenic passes, which are as high as 5000 meters. Trekking in Bhutan offers the most unique ways of trekking in the Himalayas.
Trekking in Bhutan is also extremely popular. The Druk path is the most commonly trekked trekking route which starts from Paro, to the capital Thimphu. However, many other more impressive treks are available, see the complete list below. The Jomolhari, and Laya -Gasa trek are also very popular and the Snowman Trek is reported to be one of the toughest treks in the world, taking 30 days approximately. The recommended season for this trek is mid-June to mid-October.
For Trekking, booking arrangements should be completed at least 8 weeks in advance, as this activity requires detailed forward planning. Consultations with doctors are advisable before embarking on the journey. Other Seasons such as January, June and July are also feasible if the guests are only looking for adventure.
Explore what truly sets Bhutan apart from anywhere else and discover one of the most remote kingdoms on earth.
Whether you are looking for a day hike in Bhutan or a grueling 31 day adventure, Bhutan has it all. Pristine mountain lakes, imposing glaciers and some of the world’s most endangered species await you in the mountainous amphitheater of the Himalayas. Let us give you a selection of some of the country’s finest treks.