Samtengang Winter Trek

Samtengang Winter Trek

This is a short Trek (4 days Trekking) starting from Punakha and ends in Chuzomsa. The best time for Samtengang Winter Trek is from March to April and October to November, but as the name suggests, it is possible throughout the whole winter. This is a short and easy trek passing through some villages of Punakha valley.

Trip Facts:

Country: Bhutan
Destination: Bhutan – Samtengang
Activities: Sightseeing & Trekking
Start/End: Paro/ Paro
Trip Duration: 12 Days 
Accommodation: standard hotel or
tented camp will be provided as per program
Max. Altitude: 2000 Meters

Group Size: Min. 02 / Max.15
Trip grade: Moderate holidays
Cost: Please contact us

Samtengang winter trek – itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Paro (By Druk Air flight):
Day 02: Paro sightseeing:
Day 03: Thimphu Sightseeing:
Day 04: Thimphu - Punakha:(72 Kms, 3 hours drive).
Day 05: Punakha – Limukha: (Distance 12km, four hours, 880m ascent, camp altitude 1,980m).
Day 06: Limukha – Chhungsakha: (Distance 14km, five hours, 430m descent, camp altitude 1,550m):
Day 07: Chhungsakha – Samtengang: (Distance 13km, five hours, 650m ascent, 270m descent, camp altitude 1,830m):
Day 08: Samtengang – Chhuzomsa: (Distance 15km, five to six hours, 730m descent):
Day 09: Wangdiphodrang – Thimphu:
Day 10: Thimphu – Paro Via Haa Valley:
Day 11: Paro:
Day 12: Departure

Note: If above itinerary couldn't meet your needs, we can design a tailor-made program to suit your equipments. It is also possible to combine with some other activities such as trekking in Nepal and cultural tour in Nepal, overland tour in Tibet, etc...

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Cost Information:

The trip cost will vary depending on the number of person in your group, trip duration and standard of services required. Please contact us or send us a quick inquiry with your details to obtain a quote.

Clothing & Equipment

During the day a light shirt or jumper and lightweight pants will be suitable, but a warm fleece or down jacket is recommended for the evenings. Sleeping bags for trip also highly recommended. Comprehensive list of equipments will be provided by Mission Eco Trek once you book your trip.

Guide and Staffs arrangements

Throughout your time in Bhutan you will be accompanied by an experienced English speaking Bhutanese guide who will not only act as an interpreter but will also provide valuable insights into the Bhutanese way of life. All our Bhutan trekking trips are run in cooperation with our Bhutanese counterpart, so you can be assured that authentic local touch.

Rescue & Evacuation

In case of a serious sickness or a casualty, which we hope will not happen; you shall be transferred to the nearest hospital. Since you are entirely liable for all the expenses incurred in evacuation please make sure that it is covered by your insurance before assigning for it or be prepared to pay on your own.


Before joining a tour, we recommend you to take a travel insurance which should cover cancellation, medical expenses and emergency repatriation.

Further Information

Our homepage contains as much information as possible about this trip. However, if you have any questions regarding trip, please feel free to contact us. We answer all enquiries within 24 hours. If you want to book a trip, you can send us an email or contact us directly by phone: 0977 98510 23742 (Jitendra), 0977 98510 23758 (Thakur).


Two weeks holiday in Nepal with Mission Eco-Trek

My wife and I took a 2 week tour in Nepal with Mission Eco-Trek in Feb 2011 and had a fantastic time. Mission Eco-Trek provided the very highest caliber guides and Ram Kumar (the proprietor) personally made sure that everything went smoothly. When storms caused our original flights to be cancelled and then cancelled for a second time, he graciously accommodated our changes at no extra cost. The cost was reasonable and the services provided were exceptional -even beyond what we had expected from the contract....

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Contact Address

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