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Bhutan High Trails via Laya

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starts on 23 Nov 2018
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Starts
Paro
+4 Destinations
Himalaya Mountains
Ends
Paro
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Highlights

Start and end in Paro! With the hiking & trekking tour Bhutan High Trails via Laya, you have a 18 day tour package taking you through Paro, Bhutan and 4 other destinations in Bhutan. Bhutan High Trails via Laya includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 80 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Camping
Transportation
Private Vehicle, Plane
Travel style
Hiking & Trekking, Mountain Hikes
  • Carol Perry's review about another World Expeditions tour
    4.0 - Good

    The tour was great but we were disappointed that the local company changed the accommodation to lower rated properties - it turned out that they had acquired a hotel chain and we were always switched to one of their hotels. This was particularly irritating... Read more

  • Leslie Dietz's review about another World Expeditions tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    My recent trip to Bhutan was great! The guide was on time and wonderful---very informative. One thing I really appreciated was the fact that the animals carrying our equipment were healthy and fat---that was very important to me.

  • Lesley Pope's review about another World Expeditions tour
    4.0 - Good

    An amazing experience in a wonderful and interesting country but the condition of some roads made driving an unpleasant experience.

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join Paro (2200m). Overnight Mandala Resort (or similar).
  2. Day 2: Paro Valley, Taktsang Monastery (3100m) & National Museum
  3. Day 3: Drive past Drukyel Dzong (2580m) to Shana (2860m) and commence trek to Thongo Zampa (3250m), (11kms, approx 4 hrs)
  4. Day 4: Trek to Soi Thangthangkha (3700m) (approx 4 hrs)
  5. Day 5: Trek to Jangothang (4100m) (12kms, approx 5 hours)
  6. Day 6: At Jangothang (acclimatisation day)
  7. Day 7: Cross Nye La (4870m) to Lingshi village (4025m) (20kms, approx 7/8 hrs)
  8. Day 8: Trek to Chebisa (3980m) village (14kms, approx 5/6 hrs)
  9. Day 9: Cross Gobu La (4450m) to Shomuthang (3990m) camp (16kms, approx 7/8 hrs)
  10. Day 10: Cross Jare La (4785m) to Robluthang (4165m) (18kms, approx 8/9 hrs)
  11. Day 11: Cross Shinge La (5005m) to Lemithang (4150m) (16kms, approx 8/9 hrs)
  12. Day 12: Trek to Laya village (3800m) (13kms, approx 5/6 hrs)
  13. Day 13: Rest day at Laya, explore local area
  14. Day 14: Trek to Thongchu Drak (3500m) (approx 5/6 hrs)
  15. Day 15: Trek to Gasa village (2770m) (approx 4/5 hrs)
  16. Day 16: Transfer to Punakha (drive approx. 1/2hrs)
  17. Day 17: Drive to Paro via Thimphu (approx 5/6hrs driving)
  18. Day 18: In Paro, trip concludes

Travel guide

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What's included

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  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

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  • Insurance

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  • Monday
    Apr 8, 2019
    from Paro
    18 Days
    Thursday
    Apr 25, 2019
    to Paro
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    $150
    USD $4,849
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  • Sunday
    Sep 29, 2019
    from Paro
    18 Days
    Wednesday
    Oct 16, 2019
    to Paro
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    $150
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    Oct 13, 2019
    from Paro
    18 Days
    Wednesday
    Oct 30, 2019
    to Paro
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    Apr 6, 2020
    from Paro
    18 Days
    Thursday
    Apr 23, 2020
    to Paro
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    $155
    USD $4,995
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    Sep 27, 2020
    from Paro
    18 Days
    Wednesday
    Oct 14, 2020
    to Paro
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    $155
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    Oct 11, 2020
    from Paro
    18 Days
    Wednesday
    Oct 28, 2020
    to Paro
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    $155
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About the countries

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Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Bhutan. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for Bhutan. Ideally 1 month before travel.

Policies

Location
Start and end in Paro.
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Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $500 to confirm this World Expeditions booking. The remaining balance is then payable 70 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 29 January 2019 the full payment of $4,849 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 70 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $4849 for Bhutan High Trails via Laya, but the deposit of $500 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and World Expeditions will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 191 km.
  • Paro (Bhutan)
  • 75 km
  • Laya (Bhutan)
  • 56 km
  • Punakha (Bhutan)
  • 12 km
  • Wangdue Phodrang (Bhutan)
  • 26 km
  • Thimphu (Bhutan)
  • 23 km
  • Paro (Bhutan)

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