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Dagala Thousand Lakes

Bhutan

Bhutan Trekking Experience

Experience an extraordinary hiking trip in Bhutan's iconic Dagala Thousand Lakes trek

Bhutan Hiking Introduction

Trekking journey in Bhutan’s iconic Dagala Thousand Lakes offers stunning views of the Himalayas mountain, beautiful landscape, and unique Nomadic culture. Dagala Thousand Lakes Trek is a 5-day hiking trip experience that will take you to see pristine nature and crystal-clear lakes, while passing through the traditional villages of Thimphu and Paro. This is a moderate trek, where you will see the striking views of the entire Himalayan range and some of the world’s highest peaks, such as the Roof of the World – Mount Everest (8,850m) and Jomolhari peak (7,314m). The tranquil pictures of bird-rich areas, alpine flowers and scenic meadows will make every moment on this trip worthy of your effort.

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Dagala Thousand Lakes Trek Highlights

This short trek near Thimphu passes through numerous picturesque high-altitude lakes. It is a moderate trek, with short trekking days and few steep climbs.

  • Grade: Moderate
  • Duration: 5-day trek throughout an 11-days program
  • Distance: 23 miles/37km
  • Altitude gain: 7810ft/2381m
  • Altitude loss: 9450ft/2881m

Best For

Breathtaking scenery, exotic wildlife, fascinating mountain lakes, ancient traditions and culture and epicurean dining experiences.

When to Visit

The best time to embark on this trek is between March – April (Bhutan’s Spring), and from June and mid-September to October (Bhutan’s Autumn).

11 days / 10 nights itinerary

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