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Jomolhari-Laya-Gasa Trek

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Bhutan 18 DAYS
THU 8 OCT 2020 - SUN 25 OCT (UTC+06:00)

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18-Day Medium-Hard Grade Trip

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Expect incredible Himalayan views on this memorable trip, including a 12-day mountain trek, close to the border with Tibet, where you will meet the unique people of Laya. Finish the trek with a visit to the hot springs at Gasa before travelling to beautiful Punakha.

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The Tiger's Nest

Warm up for the trek with a walk to one of the world's most picturesque monasteries, spectacularly sited on a sheer cliff with views of the Paro Valley.

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Mount Jomolhari

Camp below Mount Jomolhari, Bhutan's second highest mountain, which reaches 7,320 metres above sea level.

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Spectacular mountain scenery

Experience the eastern Himalayas, with some of the most beautiful mountain scenery.

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Punakha Dzong

The dzong, or fortress, at Punakha is considered the most beautiful in Bhutan and it's easy to see why: traditional architecture, ornated carved and painted woodwork, brilliant Buddhist artwork and gilded doorways. There's also the stunning location, at the confluence of two rivers. It holds a special place in the hearts of the Bhutanese as it is the site for the coronation of all of the country's highly revered kings.

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Dochu La

The Dochu La is one of Bhutan's stunning high passes, heralded by a mass of prayer flags. There are panoramic views of the mountains from here in clear weather but it is the incredible sight of 108 chortens set on a gentle rise that dominates the scene.

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Thimphu

Bhutan's capital is one of the smallest in the world and the only one without a single traffic light. Set in a valley fringed with mountainsand overlooked by the 51-metre high Buddha Dordenma, Thimphu is packed full of cultural attractions that define the character of Bhutan.

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