13Days Western Central Bhutan Trek Tour
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13Days Western Central Bhutan Trek Tour is best option for an average trekker as the altitude does not go over 11,155 ft. Trek Route crosses several villages providing an excellent opportunity to interact with the rural life of Bhutan. Bumthang consists of four valleys – Chume, Choekhor, Tang and Ura- separated from each other by mountains. It is a land graced by many temples and monasteries built along the centuries by famous religious saints such as Longchen Rabjampa, Dorji Lingpa, Pema Lingpa and Guru Rinpoche. It has fields and meadows surrounded by thick dark forests and mysterious water flows, hiding parts of the history of Bhutan and strange legends. It is often locally called as the Switzerland of Bhutan. Jakar Dzong (the white Bird fortress) looks over the Choekhor valley. Kurje Lhakhang is an important religious temple in Choekhor. There are a number of temples in Chume and Choekhor valley. You can also buy Yatha (locally woven woolen clothes) here. Village of Ura looks like a dream like postcard from the road.