Kingdom of Bhutan opened its door to tourism in 1974 coinciding with the coronation of our present king Jigme Singye Wangchuk. It is one of the world's most exclusive tourists destinations. The travellers who visit this enchanted realm will discover that there is no other destination than this enchanted land of pure and exotic mysticism. Our well-designed cultural tours introduce visitors to the unique aspects of festivals and pilgrimage sites and on whichever tour you choose, there are fascinating excursions to villages, temples or scenic spots to have a close look at the culture and a land which remains pristine for centuries for example of the Himalayan way of life in existence today. The given cultural programs can be further modified to suit the choice of our valued clients.
Bhutan offers a range of treks from easy to mild to strenuous. Trekkers are the fortunate people since they have the opportunity to view the splendid scenic beauty of lofty chain of mountains covered with snow, lush valleys covered by thick forests untouched by modernization. The chirping of birds, the murmuring sound of swift flowing rivers & streams and fragrance of verities of bloomed flowers with humming sound of bees gives the trekkers a true sense of natural touch, the charm of which is overshadowed by rapid global modernization.
Pristine Druk-Yul tours & Treks offer number of treks, having its own beauty and charm. Nevertheless, most of our designated treks go above 3000 meters, so we recommend you to select appropriate trek route to avoid altitude sickness. Our suggestion is to acclimatize well before you start a trek. All trekking programs indicated herein exclude 3 to 4 days of cultural program to acclimatize yourself before you actually start on a trek. Once we receive your booking with any one of the trekking program given, we will forward you with itinerary in which cultural program is included.
A trained guide, a cook and his assistant and supporting staff and horsemen (porters) accompany all trekking parties. The supporting crew walks ahead of the trekking party each day and welcome you with a hot cup of tea & snacks at the campsite. All meals are carefully planned. Breakfast is always hot and dinner includes a choice of at least four dishes. Pristine Druk-Yul guide will take every precaution to ensure safety & comfort of each trekker. Ponies will carry your baggage and all eatables. The upper limit of the weight of your baggage is 25kgs. You are advised to bring duffel bags for safety of your baggage. All your valuables will be kept at the hotel safe.
The trekking in such pristine Himalayan realm is rare and will leave an ever-lasting impression to every visitor that defies description.
The trekking in such pristine Himalayan realm is rare and will leave an ever-lasting impression beyond description to every visitor. Visit our remaining pages on trekking.