Bhutan is the land of mountains. The fact which automatically brings activities like trekking to it. The land of thundering dragon holds number of treks which bring lot of joy for the trekker fraternity. Trekking in Bhutan spells delight and thrill. Few persons, fond of trekking, can resist the charm of trekking in Bhutan.
Dagala Thousand Lakes Trek
One can see formidable dzongs like Drukgyal Dzong, Simtokha Dzong and Paro Rinpung Dzong while on Dagala Thousand Lakes trek. See the peak of Jhomolhari or Mountain of the Goddess. One moves through blue pine and evergreen forests, and then soft pine and spruce trees. There are several beautiful small lakes near Japhuna and Labatama, where you can enjoy fishing, in every season. Journey through the delightful pasture of Labana and soak in beautiful views of Genekha village and Paro valley.
Features such as altitude, climate and distance arguably lend the title of the toughest trek in the world to Snowman Trek. Lunana region, falling in the trek, has three tags associated with it: it is one of the most beautiful areas in the world, least visited and sparsely populated. Snowman trek is unique amalgamation of snow capped mountains, alpine grassland, stretched farmland and numeroud passes. Some passes are at high altitude of even 5000 meter, demanding physical fitness from the trekkers.
Bumthang Valley Trek
Enjoy exotic, lush valley of Bumthang and experience rich culture of Bhutan. Drink the cup of Bhutanese rural culture in Bumthang valley. You can explore fantastic and culturally rich land of Bhutan when on Bumthang valley trek. Once, Bhutan had kept itself away from eyesight of the world, but now, it has permitted the tourists to explore the country.
Explore outlandish experience in Chomolhari trek. Watch yaks sniffing the ground or rubbing the horns against rock. One passes through fascinating landscapes, watching rural community busy in their work. Soaring peaks are treat to watch. Different type of vegetation can be watched while on the trek. Sight of rare species of animals can delight the animal lovers.
Druk Path Trek
Druk Path Trek crosses the chain of mountains that segregate Paro valley and Thimphu valley. The landscape is known for beautiful rhododendron forests as well as picturesque lakes having plenty of fish. The area looks wonderful in the month of May. There are high ridges that remain windy most part of the time in the year.
Commence the trek by visiting Drukgyal Dzong and Kyichu Lhakhang Monastery. Pass through narrow valley of paddy fields, where you would see traditional farmhouses in rural atmosphere. View high ridges and snow capped mountains when near Jangothang. You can also yak herders moving with their yaks. You walk through wild pastures when near Lingshi and see impressive views of Lingshi Dzong and the valley. After crossing Singela pass, enjoy the intriguing sight of people attired in traditional Laya costume with long pointed bamboo hats on their head.