4 Days Bhutan Hiking

This 4 days Bhutan hiking is a short and pleasant journey from Punakha to Wangduephodrang Dzongkhag. It is a fairly easy trek as the altitude only ranges between 1100-1900 m and the climate is warm throughout the hike.

The path takes you through forests of rhododendron and oak, through the villages of Sha and Chungsakha and across the longest foot bridge in Bhutan. While this trek is available throughout the winter the best times to embark on it are between March-April and September and October. The trail is approximately 54 km in length.

4 Days Bhutan Hiking

4 Days Bhutan Hiking Trek Map

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Day 1: Punakha – Limukha

Distance 12 km
Time 4 hours
Ascent Ascent 880 m
Camp Altitude 1,980 m
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Day 2: Limukha – Chhungsakha

Distance 14 km
Time 5 hours
Ascent Descent 430 m
Camp Altitude 1,550 m
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Day 3: Chhungsakha – Samtengang

Distance 13 km
Time 5 hours
Ascent Ascent 650 m, descent 270 m
Camp Altitude 1,830 m
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Day 4: Samtengang – Chhuzomsa

Distance 15 km
Time 5-6 hours
Ascent Descent 730 m
Hotel …………. m

4 Days Bhutan Hiking Tour Itinerary

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DAY PLACE DATE ALTITUDE
1 Land Paro – Local sightseeing 2200 m
2 Hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery 3150 m
3 Paro – Punakha 3480 m
4 Punakha – Limukha (Trek Starts) 1980 m
5 Limukha – Chhungsakha 1550 m
6 Chhungsakha – Samtengang 1830 m
7 Samtengang – Chuzomsa (Trek Ends) 3120 m
8 Punakha – Thimphu 2334 m
9 Thimphu Sightseeing 2334 m
10 Depart from Paro 2200 m
 

Detail itinerary for 4 days Bhutan trekking: sample itinerary

Bhutan Trek Cost Includes:

  • US$ 40 per person (Single entry visa fee).
  • Accommodation in 3 star hotel.
  • Daily US$ 65 Per pax / Night Government royalty and all the tax.
  • All meals (break, lunch & dinner).
  • Full time English speaking guide.
  • Private transportation and sightseeing as per the itinerary.
  • Museums and parks fees indicated in the itinerary.
  • Bottled drinking water in car.
  • Gov surcharge USD 30 per person / night for the FIT traveler

Trekking Facilities Includes: 

  • First Aid Box (Medicine).
  • Sleeping tent (2 man tent) with carpeted floor, Air Mattress, Pillow and room light.
  • Dinning tent with dining set, Table, Chair and dining light.
  • Kitchen tent with kitchen set and light.
  • Hot water bag with cover.
  • Toilet tent with toilet pot.
  • Shower tent with shower bag and mat.
  • Trekking  staff.

What you needs to bring for trekking:

  • Sleeping Bag.
  • Good Trekking boots.
  • Touch light.
  • Sun screen lotion.
  • Hats or caps.
  • Water bottle.
  • Sun glasses.
  • Warm cloths.
  • Basis medical kit with medicines for high altitude purifying water, insects repellents.
  • Small backpack to carry personal belongings.

Trekking Cost Excludes:

  • Airfare.
  • Any alcoholic, nonalcoholic beverages and any other personal expenses.
  • Tips to guide, driver, trekking staff, hotel service, etc.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Luxury hotels/resorts are available on supplement cost.

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