The beautiful Jomolhari trek can be found in the far North –West of the Kingdom of Bhutan. This 12 day trek leaves impressions of the great diversity of the Bhutanese landscape. You will venture through thick pine forests, alpine meadows, beautiful valleys and high passes. While visiting some of the villages on route you will also get an insight into the rich ancient Tibetan Buddhist culture which people still maintain here. As you ascend to the more wild uninhibited landscapes you will be treated to incomparable view of Mt. Jichu Drake and the sacred Mt. Jomolhari. In this itinerary there will also be time to explore Paro and Thimpu.
Day 1: Arrive in Paro
Day 2: Local Paro sightseeing
Day 3: Trek begins: Paro- Shana (2870m) 5-6hrs
Day 4: Shana – Soi Thangka (3750m) 7-8hrs
Day 5: Soi Thangka – Jangothang (4080m) 5-6hrs
Day 6: Halt at Jangothang with plenty of day hike options
Day 7: Jangothang – Lingshi (4010m) 6-7hrs
Day 8: halt at Linghsi. Excursion to Tshoka Lake (4500m)
Day 9: Linghshi – Shodu (4100m) 8-9hrs
Day 10: Shodu – Barshong (3600m) 6-7hrs
Day 11: Barshong- Dolam Kencho (3600m) 5-6hrs
Day 12: Dolam Kencho – Dodena- Thimpu 3hrs. Trek ends
Day 13: Thimpu – Punakha Ancient capital of Bhutan. Return to Thimpu
Day 14: Thimpu – Paro.
The price trip is quoted in US$ and can be paid either by cash (we accept INR, EUR, USD, AUS) at the current public rate against the US$. We also accept credit and debit card payment. We use mobile POS system with the availability of payments to be made wherever there is GSM (i.e. mobile phone) service within India. Please note that all cards are subject to bank charges of between 2.5% to 3.5%. We honor Master card, visa and maestro cards only. A DEPOSIT of 15% of the overall cost will need to be paid to secure your place.
Cancellation by client; In case of cancellation the initial booking amount is a non refundable deposit. There will be $50 USD payable if you transfer your trekking dates to another fixed departure date that we offer provided we have availability on it.
There will be no refund of any kind if I leave the trek – voluntarily or involuntarily- after the trip has started.
Cancellation by company; I accept that Adventures Unlimited has the right to cancel the trip without any prior notice for any reasons deemed appropriate by them. If this is to happen I will receive a full refund of the money I have paid
Trip alteration or termination. I accept that Adventures Unlimited has the right to alter or terminate the trip for reasons beyond their control. This may include reasons for my personal safety. In this event I will not hold Adventures Unlimited liable in any way to refund my money.
The traveller is required to buy his/her own travel insurance prior to the trip.