Stunning Chomolhari Trek


This trek gifts you with great variety of Bhutanese landscapes and is without doubt one of the most beautiful and unspoiled trekking areas in the entire Himalayas. The trek begins at Drugyal dzong passing through beautiful villages, scattered hamlets and farmland. Different vegetation from richly forested valley to high alpine pastureland where Yak herders graze their animals. Trout fishing in the sky blue lake with magnificent view of three majestic peaks are some activities which can be done on a rest day. You will also encounter rare species like the blue sheep and snow leopard.

  • Day 1 :
    Arrive Paro.
  • Day 2 :
    Day hike to Taktsang monastery.
  • Day 3 :
    Drive to Drugyel Dzong where the trek begins. The path goes upstream of the Pachu river through villages gradually ascending to 2800 meters at Shanta Camp.
  • Day 4 :
    Shana to Soi Thangthangkha. The trail again follows the Pachu river ascending through pine, oak and spruce forest
  • Day 5 :
    Soi to Jangothang. Climb slowly for a while till you reach an army camp. Then follow the river above tree line with stunning views of surrounding peaks.
  • Day 6 :
    Halt at Jangothang. Explore the surrounding areas like Tshophu lake, visit Yakherders or simply relax.
  • Day 7 :
    Jangothang to Lingshi. The trail follows the stream for half hour and crosses the bridge to the right side. Climb up the ridge and enjoy stunning views of Chomolhari, Jichu Drake and Tshrim Khang mountains.
  • Day 8 :
    Lingshi to Shodu. Most difficult day so start early. Begin walk opposite the Dzong gradually through the valley until the stiff climb to Yale la pass at 49850 meteres, the highest poing of this trip.
  • Day 9 :
    Shodu to Barshong. The path follows the Thimchu river descending through rhododendron, Juniper and pine forests. Stunning Views of the cliff facing rocks and water falls can be seen.
  • Day 10 :
    Barshong to Dodina. The path descends for a while joining the Thimchu river and gradually ascending and decending through the thick bamboo and pine forests.
  • Day 11 :
    Stroll around the market in the early morning then drive to Paro. Sightseeing in Pary. Overnight in resort or similar.
  • Day 12 :
    Transfer to airport for departure.

Cost Includes :

  • Arrival/departure transfers
  • Accommodation in standard A class hotels with daily breakfast-Lunch-Dinner & twin share
  • All entrance fees
  • All land transportation as per itinerary
  • English speaking local tourist guide
  • Bhutan travel permit

 

Cost Excludes :
  • Airport taxes
  • Travel & health insurance
  • Emergency expenses
  • Flight ticket to/from Bhutan
  • Bhutan visa/Tdf fee Usd
  • Suppliment cost & surcharge cost.

Equitment List :

  • Simple trekkgin shoes
  • Eye glass
  • Clothing as per weather
  • Sun cream

Further we will provide detail at the time of booking if any neccessary.

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