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Samtengang Winter Trek – 8 Days

Thickly forested valleys, snow-capped mountains, colorful prayer flags fluttering in the breeze, maroon robed monks and architecture from another age. This is Bhutan, a kingdom that has long maintained its

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Samtengang Winter Trek Highlights

Grade Duration Trek Style Group
Moderate 8 Days Guest House SGL / GRP / FM / STU

SGL = Single, GRP =Grouping, FM= Family, STU = Students

Samtengang Winter Trek

Samtengang Winter Trek – 8 Days, Venture into a world that will touch your heart and soul – a land of myths, legends and traditions which are as vital and alive today as when they originated.

Thickly forested valleys, snow-capped mountains, colorful prayer flags fluttering in the breeze, maroon robed monks and architecture from another age. This is Bhutan, a kingdom that has long maintained its independence and isolation from the outside world and so preserved a fascinating Himalayan culture and tradition.

Short Itinerary

Day Activity Destination Altitude Time
1 Fly Fly Paro 2200m
Drive Thimphu 2300m 2 hrs
2 Sightseeing Thimphu
Drive Punakha 1350m 3 hrs
3 Drive Limukha 2220m 5hrs
4 Drive Chungsakha 1850m 5 hrs
5 Drive Samtegang 2050m 4 hrs
6 Trek Samtegang
Drive Gangtey Valley) 3000m 6 hrs
Drive Paro 2200m
7 Hike Taksang Monastery (Tiger’s Nest) 3120m 5 hrs
Sightseeing Paro 2200m
8 Fly Kathmandu

Trip Information

The cost includes:

Accommodation – Twin share

Transport as per itinerary

All meals in Bhutan (during trek and tour)

All airport transfers

Sightseeing as per itinerary

English speaking interpreter/guide

All camping and cooking equipment during the trekking

Visa

Flight ticket KTM-Paro-KTM

The Cost Does Not Include:

Personal expenses such as drinks, postage, laundry

Travel insurance

Emergency evacuation

Tips and gratuities

Costs arising from unforeseen events outside the control of Royal Mt. Trekking (eg. Landslides)

 

Packing for your Trip

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Socks
  • Fleece jacket or equivalent. Evenings can be cool even in summer
  • Comfortable, informal clothing (shorts & singlet tops are not appropriate)
  • Hat – a good idea as sun is very strong
  • Gloves – wool or fleece (winter only)
  • Scarf (winter only)
  • Thermal Underwear (winter only)
  • Sarong – a multitude of use
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Sewing kit
  • Money belt
  • Toiletries (including lip slave and moisturizer)
  • Torch / flashlight – headlamp style is ideal
  • Swiss Army Knife
  • First Aid Kit
  • Small umbrella (June-August particularly)

 

Price:

  • The given price is in US dollars.

Visa Information:

You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu Nepal.

  • Multiple entry 15 days US$ 25 or equivalent convertible currency
  • Multiple entry 30 days US$ 40 or equivalent convertible currency
  • Multiple entry 90 days US$ 100 or equivalent convertible currency

Note: Please bring 2 copies of passport-size photos to issue visa.

Insurance:

Guide / Porters  : RMT (Royal Mountain Trekking) provides insurance facility to our guides and porters as per state law.

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