Punakha - Limukha
Ascent: 880 m Camp altitude: 1,980 m.
After passing majestic Punakha Dzong you will cross a footbridge over the Pho Chhu and walk up to Shengana. This is the longest bridge in Bhutan. You then climb gradually through the forest until you reach Limukha.
Limukha - Chhungsakha
Descent: 430 m Camp altitude: 1,550 m.
The path leads through rhododendron and oak forests to Chhungsakha. Chungsakha is a small village of about 10 houses. You’ll find a holy stone and an impressive Cyprus tree here that are reminders of Drukpa Kuenley, the “divine madman”.
Chhungsakha - Samtengang
Ascent: 650 m Descent: 270 m Camp altitude: 1,830 m.
You walk downhill until you cross Pe Chhu before climbing again through the village of Sha on your way to Samtengang. Near the school in Samtengang you will see a small lake and your campsite is right next to it.
Samtengang - Chhuzomsa
Descent: 730 m
The trail leads steeply downhill on a treeless slope to the road head at Chhuzomsa.
This morning the trek trail will lead you downhill through several villages until you reach a motor road. From here you will be met by our driver & vehicle and transported down the Punakha Valley to your overnight hotel accommodation.