DRUK CONNECTION (18 days)
This mountain bike trip journeys you past history-laden grandiose and spectacular sites amidst beautiful and varied scenery from Paro to Trashigang. You will encounter pristine villagesettlements at Norbuling, Bumthang valley, Mongar and Wangdiphodrang. At every mountain biketrip on this 18-day tour you get a reward of a complete immersion into the culture, people, historyand geography of Bhutan.
> TRIP FACTS
Trip length: 18 DaysActivity: Mountain BikingStarts in: ParoEnds in: ParoGroup size: Maximum 12Accommodation: Hotel & CampingMaximum altitude: 4050m
> HIGHLIGHTS> Sightseeing in Paro, Bumthang valley and Thimpu> Peddle through Thrumshing la ( 4050 m)> Trip to Kanglung college, the only university in Bhutan> OUTLINE ITINERARY
Day 01- Arrival at Paro. O/nDay 02- Sightseeing at Paro. O/nDay 03- Commence cycle tour to east across Dochula pass altitude 3050m. and campat Khuruthang day.Day 04- Visit Punakha dzong and continue towards Gangtey Gompa viaWangdiphodrang. O/n camp.Day 05- Cycle down to Norbuling and then cross Pelela pass altitude 3300 m towardsTrongsa. O/nDay 06- Cycle uptoYotola pass altitude 3600m and then down to Dumkhar, Chumiand to Bumthang. O/nDay 07- S/seeing of Bumthang valley. O/nDay 08- Cycle to Ura and cross Thrumshing la altitude 4050 m and downhill toSengor.O/n campDay 09- Cycle to Kuru Zam, Mongar.O/n campDay 10- A short climb to Mongar.O/nDay 11- Cross Korila pass altitude 2600m to Trashigang.O/nDay 12- Day trip to Kanglung collage. The only university in Bhutan. Trashigang O/nDay 13- Return trip by driving to Mongar. O/nDay 14- Return trip by driving to Bumthang. O/nDay 15- Return trip by driving to Wangdiphodrang. O/nDay 16- Drive to Thimpu.Day 17- Thimpu S/seeing and drive to Paro. O/nDay 18- Transfer to airport for departure.