Cultural trekking in Bumthang is one of the most popular trekking routes in Bhutan. Bumthang cultural trekking provides an outstanding opportunity for contact with Bhutanese rural life. Bumthang trekking starting from the splendid Bumthang Valley, where four valleys meet and home to ancient monasteries, temples and palaces. Bumthang cultural trekking trail passes through traditional villages and provides an exceptional opportunity for contact with Bumthab rural life and meeting local people. The valley is wide and lush and well known for its exquisite handicrafts industry. Enjoy spectacular mountain scenery, remote and dramatic monasteries as you travel through beautiful wooded valleys and picturesque villages. Bumthang cultural trekking is ideal for average walkers as the altitude does not go over 3,400 meters (11,155 feet). October November is the best season for the Bhutan Bumthang cultural trekking tour. The four valleys of Bumthang, is revered by the Bhutanese as the sacred land of Bhutan with many important Nyingmapa saints coming from here including the famous Pema Lingpa. The trek crosses several villages and wends through the picturesque Bumthang countryside, giving an exceptional opportunity to be in contact with rural life.