5 Days Trekking in Himalayas

Get ready to explore extensive packages of trekking in the Himalayas & be the part of the perfect adventure trek in Bhutan. The 5 days trekking in Himalayas tour program in Bhutan is the perfect trek as it passes through a gorgeous natural landscape of blue pine forests, high ridges and pristine lakes while at the same time offering the opportunity to visit some ancient monasteries, dzongs and villages.

This hiking tour in the Himalayas is also a fairly easy hike to undertake as the distances between rest camps is fairly short. The trail takes you through forests of fir, blue pine and dwarf rhododendrons at altitudes ranging between 2400 to 4200 m. On the third day hikers will arrive at Jimiling Lake, whose crystal clear waters are home to gigantic trout.

This trek also offers hikers stunning views of Mt. Gangkar Puensum, the highest unscaled peak in the world. The best times to embark for this trek is between March to June and September to November.

5 Days Trekking in Himalayas Trek Route Map

5 Days Trekking in Himalayas

5 Days Bhutan Trekking Itinerary

DAYPLACEDATEALTITUDE
1Land Paro – Local sightseeing2200 m
2Hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery3150 m
3Paro – Jele Dzong (Trek Starts)3480 m
4Jele Dzong – Jangchulhakha3770 m
5Jangchulhakha – Jimilang Tsho3870 m
6Jimilang Tsho –  Simkotra Tsho4110 m
7Simkotra Tsho – Phajoding – Mothithang (Trek Ends)3120 m
8Thimphu Sightseeing2334 m
9Thimphu – Punakha1242 m
10Punakha – Paro2200 m
11Depart from Paro2200 m

Detailed itinerary for 5 days trekking in Himalayas tour: 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.

Part of this trek is following the route between Paro and Thimphu, crossing the chain of mountains that separates the two valleys. It is one of the best ways to explore the tiny villages in Bhutan. As you trek through the scenic hills of Bhutan you can spot gorgeous mountain ranges, sparkling lakes and exotic wildlife.