This strenuous trek program is designed
for the experienced trekkers, and is one of the most challenging and
toughest treks of the Himalayas. It demands great physical fitness since
the distance, altitude; remoteness and weather conditions make it even
more difficult to take the journey. Starting from Punakha to Gasa and
Laya to Lunana over Gangla Karchung La (La-pass), it takes 24 days or
more of trekking.
This trek offers the breathtaking views of the Himalayas crossing the
stunning high passes of varying altitudes. It provides an incredible
view of the highest mountain “Gangkar Puensum” 7540m (24700ft) in
Bhutan. Awe-inspiring views of Kang Bum 6520m (21400ft ), Teri Gang
7300m ( 23950 ft) and the rugged peak of Tsenda Kang can also be seen.
If luck favors, you can see some of the endangered wild animals like
the, Monal, Blue Sheep and you may even spot a snow leopard. Those
totally in luck may even see the Yeti.!
The trek has been rated as the most strenuous trek in the Himalayas and
is designed for the experienced trekkers.