Gangkar Puensum Trekking - 28 Days

Visits to historical monuments and you get to participate in horse riding.

Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal, Bhutan

  • Trip Grade: Extreme

  • Max Elevation: 5400 Meters

  • Total Duration: 28 Days

  • Best Time: March - May & Sept - Dec

  • Group Size: Min 4 Pax.

Gangkar Puensum Trekking in Bhutan waves a long trek through the bamboo forest, and the blue Pines. In the process of the Gangkar Puensum Trekking in Bhutan, you are likely to come across a lot of campsite that belongs to the yak herders. Here you can have some refreshments and yak curd which is one of the benefits of Gangkar Puensum Trekking. It is a stiff walk up hill, while at the same time there are lots of sightings, for instance the Himalayan Goose. In the course of this adventure Gangkar Puensum Trekking in Bhutan, you will also come across the Juniper, beautiful silver fir, and blue poppy. Gangkar Puensum Trekking is rated as one of the most difficult treks in the world. This is because of its distance, remoteness, altitude, and climate. The Gangkar Puensum Trekking will pass through Lunana. You can also see 7514m Gangkar Puensum, which is the highest mountain peak in Bhutan.

Services Offered During the Gangkar Puensum Trekking
There will be a variety of services offered to you during the Gangkar Puensum Trekking. Such activities include accommodation, transportation and meals. You will also get the services of professional tour guides and climbers during the Gangkar Puensum Trekking. However, the Gangkar Puensum Trekking comes with a difference. All these things are provided for you to make your Gangkar Puensum Trekking easier. They also provide you with the sleeping bags and tents while on the Gangkar Puensum Trekking.

Activities on the Gangkar Puensum Trekking
While on the Gangkar Puensum Trekking trail, during the most part of the day, you will go hiking. Other activities during the Gangkar Puensum Trekking include mountain climbing, visits to historical monuments and you get to participate in horse riding amongst others. Gangkar Puensum Trekking gives you a chance to enjoy such activity as fishing along the River Chamkhar Chu. You also get a chance to view the snow capped mounts, the icy ridges and ramparts. Gangkar Puensum Trekking is quite a worthwhile experience. You get to view such beautiful sceneries of fauna and flora only available while you are on the Gangkar Puensum Trekking.

Summary: Gangkar Puensum Trekking provides you with the best experiencing of long distance trekking. It also gives you the privilege of viewing some sites that not many have a chance to see. What makes the Gangkar Puensum Trekking experience memorable is the fact that it’s done on the highest mountain peak in Bhutan and with the most amazing sceneries.

Inclusion and Exclusion

Cost Includes

  • Licensed Holder Bhutanese tour guide.

  • Bhutan Government taxes & all monuments entrance charges.

  • 3/4 star basis Accommodation, approved by TCB/HAB.

  • Three meals in a day during Trekking period in Bhutan.

  • Air Conditioner transportation during tour period in Bhutan.

  • Air fare Ktm to Paro to Ktm.

  • Bhutan Visa & Tourist Tax.

  • Kathmandu full day sightseeing.

  • Nepal government taxes & monumnets entrance charges.

  • Licensed holder Nepalese tour guide for Kathmandu.

  • Staff Insurance.

  • First Aid Treatment if incase happen accident.

  • Kathmandu Airport Pick up & Drop.

  • Four star bases hotel in Kathmandu.

Cost Exclusion

  • All kinds of drinks Nepal

  • Clients accident insurance Nepal

  • Personal expanses Nepal

  • Bar bills Nepal

  • Staff tips Nepal

  • International Air ticket Nepal

  • International Airport Taxes Nepal


Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)
Day 02 : Kathmandu sightseeing (1,350m/4,428ft)
Day 03 : Kathmandu to Paro by flight and deive to Thimpu
Day 04 : Thimphu to Punakha
Day 05 : Punakha to Tashithang
Day 06 : Tashithang to Damji
Day 07 : Damji to Gasa
Day 08 : Gasa to Chamsa
Day 09 : Chamsa to Laya
Day 10 : Rest day in Laya
Day 11 : Laya to Rhoduphu
Day 12 : Rhodophu to Tarina
Day 13 : Tarina to Woche
Day 14 : Woche to Lhedi
Day 15 : Lhedi to Thanza
Day 16 : Rest day at Thanza
Day 17 : Thanza to Tshorim
Day 18 : Tshorim to Gangkar Puensum Base Camp
Day 19 : Gangkar Puensum Base Camp exploration day
Day 20 : Gangkar Puensum Base Camp to Geshe Woma
Day 21 : Geshe Woma to Warathang
Day 22 : Warathang to Dur Tsachu
Day 23 : Dur Tsachu to Tshochenchen
Day 24 : Tshochenchen to Bumthang
Day 25 : Bumthang exploration day
Day 26 : Bumthang to Trongsa
Day 27 : Trongsa to Paro
Day 28 : Paro to Kathmandu