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View of Himalayas from 3800 m

9 Days Druk path Trek

Bhutan Itinerary 6 Days 14.8 / 5.0
Actual Drukpath Trek: ( 4 Nights 5 Days )

5 Days Druk Path Trek Itinerary:

  • Day 1: Arrive Paro & sightseeing.
  • Day 2: Hike to Tiger’s Nest.
  • Day 3: Drukpath Trek Starts (Ta Dzong – Jele Dzong).
  • Day 4: Jele Dzong – Tsokam
  • Day 5: Tsokam – Jimilangtsho
  • Day 6: Jimilangtsho – Simkotra
  • Day 7: Drukpath Trek Ends (Simkotra – Phajoding – Thimphu)
  • Day 8: Thimphu Sightseeing
  • Day 9: Depart Bhutan

The 4 night 5 day Druk path trek is the country’s most popular trek as it passes through a beautiful natural landscape of blue pine forests, high ridges and pristine lakes while offering the opportunity to visit some ancient lhakhangs, dzongs and villages.

This trek also gives hikers stunning views of the world’s highest unscaled mountain, Mt. Gangkar Puensum. Around March-June or September-November is the best times for Druk Path Trek.

Druk Path Trek Highlights:

  • Total Trek distance: 86 Km.
  • Trek Route: Ta Dzong – Jele Dzong – Tshokam – Jimilangtsho – Phajoding – Thimphu.
  • Druk path trek difficulty: Moderate.

Druk path Trek Cost:

Peak Season: March, April, May, Sep, Oct & Nov.

  • 1 Pax: USD 2360 per person.
  • 2 Pax: USD 2200 per person.
  • 3 Pax and Above: USD 1880 per person

Off Season: Dec, Jan, Feb, June, July & Aug.

  • 1 Pax: USD 2200 per person.
  • 2 Pax: USD 2040 per person.
  • 3 Pax and Above: USD 1720 per person
Q. Is Drukpath trek easy or difficult?
A. Drukpath trek is considered as moderate hike. The trek follows a gradual climb passing over 4 mountains.


Q. Whats the starting point of Druk path trek?
A. Druk path trek route starts from Ta Dzong in Paro and ends near Motithang in Thimphu.

Q. Whats the actual trek duration for druk path trek?
A. Actual trek duration for druk path trek is 4 nights 5 days.


Q. Can i plan some adventure activities like bird watching during this Druk path trek itinerary?
A. Ya, you can add some more days for camping if you are interested in doing some adventure activities like photography, bird watching and exploring more deeper trek routes.