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Jomolhari Trek Tour

Package Duration 15 Days / 14 Nights
Pacakge Validity From 2016-06-22 To 2018-11-30
Destination Covered Thimphu - Paro - Wangdi - Punakha
Package Cost 3960 USD

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  • Jomolhari Base Camp

  • Chorten

  • Trekking to Lingshi

Tour Itinerary :

Day 1: Arrive Paro

During the flight, you will experience breathtaking views of Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga and other Himalayan Peaks like the sacred Jhumolhari & Jichu Drake in Bhutan. On arrival you will be met by your guide and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2: Paro - Sightseeing

After breakfast, drive to Drugyel dzong, the ruined fortress which once defended Paro valley from Tibetan invasion. This fortress, now a burnt shell, was strategic in Bhutan's defence against Tibetan invasion. The sacred mountain Jhumolhari (7,314 meters) can be seen in the background on a clear day. On the way back we visit the National Museum. After lunch a half-day excursion to the famous Taktsang monastery (Tiger's Den) to the viewpoint. Overnight Hotel.

Meals : Breakfast

Day 3: Paro - Shana (Trek Begins)

After breakfast, drive up to Drugyel dzong where the road ends and the Trek begins. Following the Pa Chu River gently uphill through a narrowing valley. Camp is just beyond an Army Post. Altitude: 2800 meters. Distance: 17 km. 5-6 hrs.

Meals : Breakfast

Day 4: Shana - Soi Thankthangka

Continue uphill through the River Valley. It narrows and closes in and the trial winds up and down along the waterway. Camp is in a meadow with a stone shelter built for trekkers. Altitude: 3600 meters. Distance: 21 km. - 7-8 hrs.

Day 5: Soi Thangthangka - Jangothang

On up the Pa Chu River, passing a small Army post where the valley widens again. One can view the high ridges and then the snow-capped peaks located all around. You begin to see Yaks and the Yak Herders' Camp. Altitude: 4040 m. Distance: 19 km. - 5-6 hrs.

Tour Detail :

The Jomolhari trek offers a taste of the great variety of Bhutanese landscapes. Starting Drugyel Dzong, we pass through scattered hamlets and farmland, into a deep and richly forested valley, which leads to a high alpine pastureland where yak herders graze their animals. You can have the view of Mt. Jomolhari from the second camp and as you near the campsite you will be greeted by Mt. Jechudrakey and Mt, Tsherimgang. First three days you will hike gradually uphill following the stream which originate from the Mount Jomolhari, and two days of crossing high passes Nyilila Alt. 4650 M. and Yali-la Alt. 4950 M., and again three days of descending to lower region following the Thimphu river to Thimphu valley. Our highest camp, at base camp Alt. 4100 M. of Mt. Jomolhari, is in magnificent location with view of Mount Jomolhari.

Includes :

  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing

Excludes :

  • Tour cost mentioned do not include Air fare.
  • Personal Expenses : Telephone calls, Alcohol.
  • Passport Cost, Travel insurance.

Specific Departure Dates :

Apr 14 to 28 Apr 30 to May 14 May 17 to May 31 Sep 24 to Oct 8 Oct 15 to Oct 29 Nov 1 to Nov 15

Departure Cities with rates :

Peak Season : US $ 3900 more than three persons Peak Season : US $ 4250 one person Off Season : US $ 3550 more than three persons Off Season : US $ 3760 one person