Chomolhari Trek with Cultural Tour
Chomolhari Trek with Cultural Tour takes you deep into the luscious beauty of nature to taste the glamor of mountainous terrain. The lush hills, rivers, forests, valleys and above all the towering snow capped mountains are the basic features of Chomolhari Trek. Besides this, a classic blend of Bhutanese culture sums up to make this journey more exciting and enriching.
Chomolhari Trek with Cultural Tour starts with an exciting flight above the mountains of Nepal to Paro. Upon arrival, you will meet our Bhutanese crew. At first, you will make your way to the Tiger Nest monastery. This is a popular monastery in Bhutan which is locate at the most dramatic location above a hill. After visiting the monastery, you initiate your trekking journey from the ruins of the Drugyal Dzong. We follow the Paro river and pass many hamlets, forests and farmlands to Yalila Pass. The herds grazing in the high altitude hamlets can be an exciting view. So, can be the splendid views of mountains Tserim Gang, Jholmolhari, Jechu Darkey. And other glaciers that come to our sight as we trek through the trail. Jumolhari Base Camp will also give you some enchanting views of mountains in Bhutan.
Cultural Roots of Chomolhari
Chomolhari Trek with Cultural Tour is not just limited to the heavenly beauty of nature but it is an extended form of natural to cultural exploration. The architectural richness that is still intact is the treasure that this country beholds. Untouched by modernization you can visit many stupas, monasteries, temples and dzongs. These reflects the unique culture, tradition and lifestyle of the Bhutanese people. Bhutan is a only country around the world which follows Mahayana Buddhism. It is the only Mahayana Buddhist state around the globe. The cultural dresses, prayer flags, monasteries and every other aspect of this place give a positive vibe which is lively and vibrant.
Tiger’s monastery, Memorial chorten, Wangditse monastery, Nunnery temple, School of Art and Crafts, Changangkha monastery, etc are some of the highlights of this journey. The visit to the dzongs, temples and monasteries of Bhutan will give you some insight on Bhutanese culture. So, are you willing to dive into the immense beauty and cultural richness of Bhutan? If yes, then join Himal Eco Treks to make your journey worth it.
Get set for a wonderful trekking journey to the beautiful landscape of Bhutan!
Day 01: Arrive Paro
Day 02: Hike to Tiger’s Nest Monastery
Day 03: Paro – Shana
Day 04: Shana – Sio Thangthangkha
Day 05: Sio Thangthangkha – Jangothang
Day 06: Halt day in Jangothang, Jumolhari Base Camp
Day 07: Jangothang – Lingshi
Day 08: Lingshi – Shodu
Day 09: Shodu – Barshong
Day 10: Barshong – Dolam Kencho
Day 11: Dolam Kencho – Dodena – Thimpu
Day 12: Depart from Paro
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Meals which are not specified in the itinerary
- International flights
- Accommodation at a three star hotel in Kathmandu
- Nepal entry and re-entry visa fee
- Snacks, soft drinks and water during the trek.
- Hot showers during the trek.
- Your personal expenses for shopping, internet, telephone expenses, laundry and other recreational expenditure.
- Personal trekking equipment if any.
- Tips to tour guide, porter or driver is not our responsibility
- Travel insurance and health insurance