Gangtey Trek is easy trekking in Bhutan with hiking at the low-altitudes. The trek explores the Phobijikha Valley, one of the most beautiful valleys in Bhutan. It’s a wide green lush and glacial valley at an altitude of 3000 meters. The Phobijikha valley is the home of the black-necked cranes migrating from Tibetan plateau during winter. The trek starts from Phobijikha Valley in Gangtey ending at Tiki Zampa. Trekkers walk past beautiful remote villages of Gogona and Khotoka. The trekking trail will take you across mixed forests of juniper, magnolia, and rhododendron. Further crossing over remote hamlets and farmlands en-route trek.
Start the trek from the Gangtey monastery established in the 17th century. The village of Phobijikha is located a few kilometers down from the monastery on the valley floor. Bhutan hiking tour also explores the colorful Paro, the tiny capital – Thimphu and the old capital- Punakha. Such Bhutan cultural sightseeing Visits several historical and religious landmarks like Punakha Dzong, Kyichu Lhakhang, Chimi Lhakhang. the most interesting and popular is a hike to the Taktsang Monastery ‘Tiger’s Nest’ outskirts of Paro town. Gangtey Trek is all about discovering Bhutan’s natural beauty and it’s unique culture and traditions.