The trek is particularly well known for its natural hot springs considered by some to be the amongst the most beautiful in the Himalayas.
The Dur hot spring is in the Wangchuck Centennial Park and seven other hot springs can be found in this region. The temperature of the hot springs varies from 38 to 58 degree Celsius.
The trail passes through forests of Cyprus, Juniper, Spruce, Hemlock and Maple with the opportunity to see the Snow Leopard, Musk Deer, Blue Sheep, Tibetan Wolf and Himalayan Black Bear.
The trail has numerous steep ascents and descents and altitudes ranges between 3000 – 4700m.
|Grade/Difficulty||ModerateModerate to strenuous routes involve walking for more than four hours in a day and there will a noticeable change in altitude of the route. These routes will also involve going over one or two mountain-passes with a number of steeps ascents thrown in. to HardStrenuous and hard routes are extremely challenging and demand walking through harsh terrain for more than seven hours a day. Altitude of the route changes significantly and can up to and beyond 5,000m. The route will have numerous steep climbs and mountain passes to cross. These treks meant only for seasoned and professional trekkers normally lasts more than a week and can stretch to three weeks or more.|
|Trip/Trek Duration||17/ Days|
|Group size||2-20 max|
|Accommodation||Hotel and Camping|
|Seasons||March to April and September to early November|