Trekking Gear

Please note that there are no trekking equipments available in Bhutan; although we provide trekking equipments like Trekking Tents and cooking utensils on the trek. Others you must bring everything yourself. Everything mentioned on the list are useful, and most of the things are need on long trek.

Equipments for all the trekkers

Footwear

  trekking or running shoes
  camp shoes or thongs
  socks
  polypropylene

Clothing

  down or fiber-filled jacket
  jumper or pile jacket
  hiking shorts (for man) or skirt (optional)
  waterproof jacket, poncho or umbrella
  hiking pants
  T- shirts or blouses
  underwear
  sun hat
  swimwear (optional)

Other Equipment

  rucksack
  sleeping bag
  water bottle
  torch

Miscellaneous Items

  toilet articles
  toilet paper and cigarette lighter
  small knife
  sun block
  towel
  laundry soap
  medical and frist aid kit
  pre-moistened towelettes
  sewing kit
  bandanna

Trek above 4000 meters

  mountain trekking boots
  socks, wool, to wear with boots
  socks, light cotton, for under wool socks

Clothing

  insulated paints
  nylon wind breaker
  nylon windbreaker
  nylon wind pants
  long underwear
  woolen hat
  gloves
  long gaiters

Miscellaneous

  sunglasses
  sun block for lips

 

Photography Equipment

  camera and lenses
  lenses cleaning equipments
  film
  compass
  thermometer
  binoculars
  books for reading while waiting for plane