Travel Tips

Beautiful Jomolhari Trek

  • Day 01
    Day 01    Arrive Paro

    Upon arrival at Paro International airport, you will be welcomed by our company representative and the tour guide will receive and escort you to designated Hotels in Paro.

  • Day 02
    Day 02    Hike to Tiger's Nest

    Hike to Tiger's Nest, one of the most sacred Taktshang monasteries in Bhutan. It is perched on the cliff where Guru Rinpoche is said to have flown to the site riding on a tigress.

  • Day 03
    Day 03    Trek Begins

    This trek begins at Gunitsawa Village were you pass the army post. At the army checkpost your trek permit (provided by your tour operator) will be checked and endorsed.

  • Day 11
    Day 11    Trek Ends

    The trail follows the Thimphu Chu through dense rhododendron forest before emerging into pastureland. We climb to a mountain meadow at about 3428 m and over a small pass.

  • Day 12
    Day 12    Thimphu Sightseeing

    We will start our sightseeing tour visiting Memorial Chorten built in memory of the 3rd King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck who reigned the Kingdom from 1952-1972.

  • Day 13
    Day 13    Depart Paro

    The guests will be Seen Off by a Representative of our company and the Tour Guide at the Exit Gate. Wish Bon Voyage!!!

Season Peak Season
Type Adventure & Trekking
Accommodation 3 Star Hotel, Camp
Guide Included
Transportation Incldued
Meals All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Places Covered Paro, Thimphu & Punakha
Entry Fee & Taxes Included

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The beautiful Jomolhari Trek is the most popular trekking routes in Bhutan. With altitude differences of 2,500m and nearly 5,000m it offers a wide range of landscapes, fauna and flora. The highlights include the fabulous views of snow-capped mountains such as Mt. Jomolhari and Mt. Jichu Drake and camping overnight at the base of Mt Jomolhari. Before and after your trek, there will be a time to visit the sites of Paro and Thimphu.

Season: The best times to embark on the Jomolhari Trek are between March-June or September-November.

Beautiful Jomolhari Trek Itinerary

Trip Highlights

  • Experience fabulous views of snow-capped mountains such as Mt. Jumolhari and Mt. Jichu Drake.
  • Spend time Marveling at the ancient wall paintings and carvings in Dzongs and temples.
  • Visit many cultural attractions including medieval fortresses (Dzongs), markets and museums.

Frequently asked questions

Indeed, all guests to Bhutan must apply for a visa with the Bhutan government. Past The Clouds orchestrates this for you and you will get your visa preceding flight. The visa cost is joined in the aggregate trek cost. The Bhutan government holds US$60 per individual every day from sightseers which is utilized on enhancing well-being, instruction and foundation for its kin.
This relies upon the flight date of your outing. Bhutan is cooler than Nepal because of the higher elevation of spots that you are probably going to visit. Expect day time temperatures in Paro of 14 - 20 degrees in March/April and October/November and evening temperatures of zero to ten degrees. Thimpu and Punakha are hotter than Paro yet can at present be frosty during the evening. It can achieve 28 degrees in September in Punakha. On the trek, it will get substantially colder with expanded height.
Trekking in Bhutan is for experienced trekkers who can adapt to long days of strolling and generous trips and plunges. Along these lines you should be fit and a normal walker. Trekking can be hard yet we urge you to stroll at your own pace.
All in all we walk five to eight hours for every day. It's not a matter of separation but rather the quantity of hours we walk. As we get higher we are limited out there we can walk with the goal that we don't surpass a height pick up of roughly 500 meters for every day.
You will rest in tents gave by our group. You will be furnished with a resting pack, ground sleeping cushion and pad. You are welcome to bring your own resting sack as well as dozing pack liner. The majority of our treks are completely upheld with tents and latrine tents. Bubbled water and tea is given day by day.
We recommend bringing a rucksack/knapsack is ideal (50-60 litters) - steeds convey the baggage so this style of travel pack is simpler to stack. Then again, a delicate pack with handles is fine. Bags can not be gone up against our treks.
Indeed, in a perfect world you should wear strolling boots or great trekking shoes with lower leg bolster. These ought to be worn in (ie: not spic and span).
Indeed, in a perfect world you should wear strolling boots or great trekking shoes with lower leg bolster. These ought to be worn in (ie: not spic and span).
Heated water is given in cans, not going through the shower head.

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ITINERARY

  • Days Place Duration:
  • Day 01 Arrive Paro
  • Day 02 Hike to Tiger's Nest
  • Day 03 Trek Begins
  • Day 11 Trek Ends
  • Day 12 Thimphu Sightseeing
  • Day 13 Depart Paro