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The Eastern Twins Merak and Sakteng Trek

11 Days

This is a new trekking route recently opened for tourists. It takes you to the nomadic villages of Merak and Sakteng, bordering Tibet and Arunachal Pradesh, India, in Eastern Bhutan.

Apart from the beautiful landscapes, lakes and peaks of north eastern Bhutan, you can interact with nomads and learn their way of life. Moreover, this trek offers you the opportunity to visit Eastern Bhutan, where tourism is not as brisk as the Western part of Bhutan. You further avail the opportunity to visit almost all districts of Bhutan, except some in Southern Bhutan, if you decide to exit from Paro.

Duration: 11 Days
Difficulty Rating: Moderate
Maximum Elevation: 3480m
Season: Mid March to May, September to October

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