Drukpath Trek & “Short and Sweet”

Paro, Haa, Thimphu, Punakha
5-day Drukpath trek

DAY 1 Arrival at Paro and Sightseeing
Paro sightseeing and stroll through town
DAY 2 Hike to Taktshang
Hike to Tiger’s Nest (acclimatize)
DAY 3 From Paro to Haa
Approx. 3,5 hs drive to Haa via Chelela
DAY 4 Haa
Day hikes in Haa (acclimatize)
DAY 5 From Haa back to Paro
Prepare for trek
DAY 6 First day of trek: From Paro to Jele Dzong
Distance 10 km and walking time 4-5 hours. Camp at 3,450m.

DAY 7 From Jele Dzong to Jangchulakha
Distance 10 km and walking time 4-5 hrs. Camp at 3780m
DAY 8 From Jangchulakha to Jimelangtsho
Distance 15 km and walking time 5-6 hrs.Camp at Labana at 4130m 

DAY 9 From Jimelangtsho to Labana
Distance 12 km and walking time 4-5hrs. Camp at 4130m 

DAY 10 From Labana to Thimphu
Distance 12 km and walking time 4-5 hrs
DAY 11 Thimphu
Rest day in Thimphu and sightseeing
DAY 12 From Thimphu to Punakha
Drive to Punakha approx. 3,5 hs, sightseeing on the way
DAY 13 Punakha
Punakha sightseeing
DAY 14 From Punakha to Paro
Drive back to Paro
DAY 15 Departure

For the detailed itinerary and questions please contact us  

  • Activities: Trekking and cultural sightseeing, hikes
  • Overnights: hotels and/or homestays, camp
  • Season: High and low season, except monsoon time
  • Trek: Drukpath 5 days