Day 01: Paro /Thimphu (D)
Arrive by Druk Air flight and transfer to Thimphu. (Hotel Wangchuk) Welcome Dinner and
Day 02: Thimphu/Gantey (B/L/D)
Morning drive to Gantey via Simtokha Dzong, Dochula pass and Richengang village. In Gantey
visit the Gantey Gompa monastery. (Village Lodge) 3000m.
Day 03: Start trek to Gogona. (B/L/D)
Morning explore around and watch the rare back-necked crane (seasonal) and after breakfast
begin trekking to Gogona Village. The trail passes through forests of juniper, dwarf
bamboo, magnolia and rhododendrons. Evening free to explore around. Distance covered: 15
kms/ in 6hrs. Camp alt. 3400 m.
Day 04: Trek to Khotokha (B/L/D)
Today we climb a pass and descend downhill through the changing vegetation to the wide and
temperate valley of Khotokha, the summer home for nomads of Wangdi region. Distance: 16
kms in 6/7 hrs. Camp alt. 2800 m.
Day 05: Trek or Ropeway to Wangdi/Punakha
Short trek from your campsite brings you to the village of Tashila, from here a rope way
operates to the road head near Wangdi.You can choose to take the lift or walk downhill for
3 hours. Much of the vegetation on todays trek is a sub-tropical and moist. Transfer
to the hotel and in the afternoon visit Punakha & Wangdi-phodrang. (Hotel Dragon Nest)
Day 06: Drive to Paro via Thimphu.
More sightseeing in the morning and drive to Paro via Thimphu (en route). Visit Paro
Museum, Dzong and the local farm house.
Day 07: Paro Sightseeing. (B/L/D)
Clients are given an option to hike to Taktsang and others will taken to visit local
villages, monasteries, farm houses. (Olathang/Pelri Cottages)
Day 08: Departure. (B)
Transfer to airport for departure flight.