Overview of the tour

Sio Yaksa Trek

Embark on a 6-day trek originating and concluding in Paro, revealing the scenic wonders of western valleys.

Incorporating Local Festivals

Immerse in Bhutanese culture by incorporating local festivals into the trek itinerary, adding vibrancy and authenticity to the experience.

Proximity to Paro and Thimphu

Renowned for its accessibility to Paro and Thimphu, the Sio Yaksa trek offers convenience without compromising on the beauty of the journey.

Springtime Spectacle

Experience the enchanting beauty of rhododendron blooms and wildflowers during spring, adding an extra layer of allure to this mesmerizing trekking adventure.

Itinerary and Tour Cost

  • Arrive Paro International Airport
  • Meet with representative from Bhutan Journeys.
  • Transfer to your hotel.
  • Visit Paro Rimpong Dzong.
  • Paro Town
  • Overnight: Hotel
  • Day hike to Paro Taktsang (Tiger Nest)
  • Drive to visit Kyichu Lhakhang
  • Visit farmhouse
  • Experience hot stone bath
  • Overnight: Hotel
  • Drive to Shana takes 2 hours
  • Pass Drugyel Dzong
  • Meet trekking team
  • Start your trek
  • Time:  5-6 hr (add 1hr if trail is muddy)
  • Distance :9 .6 miles/15 Km
  • Overnight: Camp
  • Distance: 11.9 miles 11.9 miles
  • Time: 4-5 hours
  • Overnight: Camp
  • Rest Day for acclimatization and take  stupendous day hikes
  • Distance: 20kms / 12 miles
  • Time: 7-8 –hrs.
  • Bonte La :4890m/16040ft
  • Dhumzo: 3800m
  • Overnight: Camp
  • Distance: 11 kms / 7miles Time: 4-5 hours
  • Takhung La : 4540m/14880ft
  • Thombu: 4120m/13510ft
  • Overnight: Camp
  • Distance: 14.5 kms /9 miles
  • Time: 4-5 hrs
  • Thombu la (4270m/14005ft
  • Shana: 2890m/ 9480ft
  • Drive to Paro
  • Overnight: Hotel
  • Transfer to Thimphu takes 2 hours leisurely drive towards the capital of Bhutan.
  • Enroute you will view Tachogang monastery “ the temple of excellent hourse”
  • Visit to Iron Chin Bridge (most visible ancient craft)
  • Participate to visit following places of cultural interest:
  • National Memorial Chorten
  • Kuensel Phodrang ( Buddha statue),religious icon in Bhutan.
  • Lunch at one of the local restaurant.
  • Arts and Craft Training institute.
  • Takin enclosure
  • Drive back to Paro.
  • Transfer to Paro International Airport.
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