Shana Overnight Trek

/Shana Overnight Trek
Shana Overnight Trek 2019-03-03T15:04:39+00:00

 

Day 1: Paro – Shana
Trek begins: Drive to Drukgyel Dzong, the starting point of the trek. While the team prepares the pack animals visit the ruins of the Drugyel. It was built as a monument of victory over Tibetan and Mongolian invaders in the 17th century. From here you can, as a preview, see the crown of Mount Jumolhari (24,029ft.), the base of which will make our camp in few days. The trail follows Paro River gently uphill through a narrowing valley of paddy fields. You will pass many traditional farmhouses along the way. The campsite is a meadow past an army outpost. Camp altitude 2800m., distance/walking time – 17 km/5-6 hours.

Day 2; Shana to Paro.

After having breakfast its same route to paro down.