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12 Days
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5,800USD

ACTIVITY

  • 8 Day Trek

  • 4 Day Tour

STAY

  • 4 nights hotel

  • 7 nights camping

MEALS

  • 11 Dinners

  • 11 Lunches

  • 11 Breakfasts

GRADE

  • Moderate 

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Jomolhari Trek

Experience the rugged beauty of the Bhutanese Himalayas on the Jomolhari Trek, where adventurers delve into awe-inspiring landscapes and rich Buddhist culture. Trek through diverse environments, from lush forests to alpine lakes, while marveling at towering peaks. With expert guides, this once-in-a-lifetime journey promises an authentic Himalayan experience. At Saidpiece Travelers, we pride ourselves on offering the ultimate Jomolhari Trek in Bhutan. Our dedicated team ensures every aspect is meticulously planned for safety and sustainability. Whether seasoned or first-time trekkers, trust us for an unforgettable adventure filled with stunning landscapes and cultural immersion.

Highlights of the Jomolhari Trek

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Majestic Landscapes

Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of Jomolhari (7314m) and the pristine wilderness of the Bhutan's Himalayas crossing the high passes of Nyile La (4700m) and Yale Pass (4950m)

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Nomadic Encounters

Engage with local yak herders' camps, experiencing the warmth of Bhutanese hospitality while learning about traditional lifestyles and customs.

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Cultural Immersion

Experience the rich Buddhist culture and traditions of Bhutan as you encounter ancient monasteries, temples, and traditional villages along the trekking route.

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Iconic Base Camp

Reach the iconic Chomolhari Base Camp and soak in panoramic views of the Himalayan landscape, creating memories to last a lifetime.

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Alpine Wonders

Discover the serene alpine lakes amidst towering peaks, traverse through enchanting rhododendron forests, and marvel at the stunning vistas of snow-capped mountains.

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Unforgettable Adventure

A journey filled with awe-inspiring beauty, cultural immersion, and unparalleled adventure, making each step of the Jomolhari Trek a memorable experience.

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Day 1

Arrival in Paro Dzongkhag

2,280m/7,480ft (3.5 hours flight)

  • Upon your arrival at Paro International Airport (altitude: 2,280m/7,480ft), you'll be warmly greeted by our representative in traditional Bhutanese decorum.

  •  Check-in and Refresh: After reaching your hotel, take some time to check-in and refresh yourself after the journey. Relax and acclimatize to the altitude before the adventure begins.

  • Pre-Trip Meeting: During this session, you'll receive a detailed briefing about the upcoming Jomolhari Trek, including safety guidelines, itinerary details, and packing essentials.

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Day 2

Sightseeing and Tiger's Nest Monastery Trek

2,280m/7,480ft

  • Start your day with breakfast at the hotel before embarking on a scenic drive to the trailhead of Tiger's Nest Monastery (altitude: 3,180m/10,433ft). Trek through pine forests and rhododendron trees to reach Tiger's Nest Monastery, perched on a cliff.

  • Lunch Break: Enjoy a packed lunch amidst the serene surroundings near Tiger's Nest.

  • Return to Paro: Descend back to Paro after exploring the monastery and return to your hotel.

  • Pre-Trip Meeting: Attend another pre-trip meeting in the evening for any additional information or preparations regarding the trek.

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Day 3

Paro to Shana Trek

2,850m/9,350ft

  • After breakfast, depart for the Jomolhari Trek trailhead. Enjoy a scenic drive to the starting point before beginning your trek to Shana (distance: 17km, walking time: 5-6 hours).

  • Trek to Shana: Traverse through forests and meadows, with breaks for lunch along the trail.

  • Arrival in Sharna: Reach Shana by late afternoon or early evening and settle into your campsite.

  • Dinner and Overnight Stay: Enjoy dinner at the campsite in Shana before retiring for the night.

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Day 4

Shana to Thang Thangka 

3,750m/12,303ft

  • Embark on the trek from Shana to Thang Thangka (altitude: 3,750m/12,303ft) covering a distance of 21km in 7-8 hours.

  • Scenic Trekking: Traverse through alpine meadows and enjoy panoramic views of the Himalayas.

  • Campsite Arrival: Reach Thang Thangka by late afternoon and settle into your campsite for the night.

  • Dinner and Overnight Stay: Enjoy dinner at the campsite before resting for the night.

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Day 5

Thangthangkha to Jangothang

4,050m/13,287ft

  • Continue your trek from Thangthangkha to Jangothang (altitude: 4,050m/13,287ft) covering a distance of 19km in 5-6 hours.

  • Scenic Landscapes: Trek through diverse landscapes and admire the majestic mountain scenery.

  • Campsite Arrival: Reach Jangothang by late afternoon and settle into your campsite for the night.

  • Dinner and Overnight Stay: Enjoy dinner at the campsite before retiring for the night.

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Day 6

Rest Day at Jangothang, Jomolhari Basecamp

4,050m/13,287ft

  • Take a rest day at Jangothang for acclimatization and relaxation.

  • Optional Activities: Engage in light activities such as short walks or yoga to aid acclimatization. Explore the surroundings and interact with fellow trekkers.

  • Campsite Relaxation: Enjoy a leisurely day at the campsite, soaking in the mountain views and tranquility.

  • Dinner and Overnight Stay: Spend another night at the campsite in Jangothang, enjoying dinner under the stars.

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Day 7

Jangothang to Lingzhi 

4,890m/16,043ft

  • Trek from Jangothang to Lingzhi (altitude: 4,890m) covering a distance of 21km in 6-7 hours.

  • Scenic Trekking: Traverse through rugged terrain and mountain passes, enjoying panoramic views along the way.

  • Campsite Arrival: Reach Lingzhi by late afternoon and settle into your campsite for the night.

  • Dinner and Overnight Stay: Enjoy dinner at the campsite in Lingzhi before resting for the night.

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Day 8

Lingzhi to Shodug Trek

4,950m/16,240ft

  • Trek from Lingzhi to Shodug covering a distance of 22km in 7-8 hours.​

  • Trekking Highlights: Experience diverse landscapes and challenging terrain as you make your way to Shodug.

  • Campsite Arrival: Reach Shodug by late afternoon and settle into your campsite for the night.

  • Dinner and Overnight Stay: Enjoy dinner at the campsite in Shodug before retiring for the night.

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Day 9

Shodug to Barshong Trek

3,720m/12,204ft

  • Continue your trek from Shodug to Barshong covering a distance of 14km in 4-5 hours.

  • Final Trekking Day: Enjoy the last stretch of trekking through lush forests and picturesque valleys.

  • Campsite Arrival: Reach Barshong by late afternoon and settle into your campsite for the night.

  • Dinner and Overnight Stay: Enjoy dinner at the campsite in Barshong before resting for the night.

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Day 10

Barshong to Dodena Trek and Drive to Thimphu

2,599m/8,530ft

  • Complete the trek from Barshong to Dodena (22km, 7-8 hours) and drive to Thimphu.

  • Final Trekking Day: Trek from Barshong to Dodena, marking the end of your trekking adventure.

  • Drive to Thimphu: After reaching Dodena, meet your transportation and drive to Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan.

  • Hotel Check-in: Check-in at your designated hotel in Thimphu and relax after the trek.

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Day 11

Sightseeing in Thimphu 

2,320m/7,656ft

  • Explore Thimphu city's attractions, including Buddha Dordenma, Tashichho Dzong, and the Bhutan Postal Museum.

  • Cultural Exploration: Visit cultural sites such as Changangkha Lhakhang and the Memorial Chorten.

  • Leisure Time: Spend the afternoon exploring the city at your own pace and shopping for souvenirs.

  • Cultural Show: Enjoy a traditional Bhutanese cultural show in the evening.

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Day 12

Departure from

Paro Airport

2,235m/7,332ft

  • Transfer to Paro Airport for your departure flight, bidding farewell to Bhutan and carrying cherished memories of your trekking adventure.

What's Included

  • Sustainable development fund, tourists fees, Visa fees and taxes.

  • Accommodations in listed or similar hotels (pleasant hotels 3-4 star type) during the tour and in tents during the trek.

  • All meals, including evening tea/coffee etc through-out the trip.

  • All land transfers, sightseeing with entrance fees.

  • Experienced Trekking Tour Guide.

  • Bottled water in the vehicle and other camp services.

  • During the trek:
    Fully-serviced camping trek
    Provided during the trek: tents (sleeping, dining Kitchen and toilet tents), trekking mattresses, small air pillow, Hot-water bag, Pressured Altitude Bag for altitude emergencies, Pony to carry luggages, Basic Medical Kit.Cook and assistants accompany the group. All meals, beverages and snacks are provided.

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