Inclusion

Transfer
Meal
Sightseeing
Hotel

Themes

Nomad
Hill Station
Adventure Tour
Family Holiday
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Trip Description

Chomolhari Trek Bhutan tour, we offer you a cultural tour of western Bhutan along with an adventurous 9 day Jomolhari trek – one of the most popular treks in Bhutan. It offers a wide range of landscape, fauna and flora.

 

Visit the ruins of Drukgyel Dzong

Spectacular view of Mount Jomolhari from Jomolhari Base camp, Jangothang.          

Guided tour to Tea Dzong, the National Museum that showcases a great collection of art, relics, religious thangkha paintings

Explorative tour to Kyichu Lhakhang, the oldest and most sacred shrines of the 7th century

Visit the Yale-lap pass to enjoy a great view of Mt. Chomolhari, Gangchhenta, Tserim Khang and Masang Gang on a clear day

Visit to the major tourist destinations like National Institute of Traditional Medicine, the National Memorial Chorten, and the National Library in Thimpu


Inclusion

 Hotel accommodation on double/triple sharing (as per the booking)

 Daily breakfast at hotel

 Transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary by the chauffeur driven vehicle and for the duration of the services as per the itinerary

 All transfers & sightseeing by AC Etios/Swift Dzire or similar for 2-3 adult pax & AC Tavera/Innova/Xylo or similar for 4-7 adult pax.

 Toll tax, parking, driver allowance and interstate taxes of the transport

Exclusion

Any item of personal nature like tips, laundry, telephone calls, etc.

Any Airfare / Train fare.

Entrance fees to monuments or museum.

Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.

Travel insurance, Alcoholic / Non- Alcoholic beverages, Any additional meals

GST will be applicable on total invoice.

Any services not mentioned above.

Package Itinerary

DAY -1

Arrive at Paro
Meals
Room Only
City
PARO


On arrival with meeting and assistance at the airport. Our Ghumney representative will meet to welcome and escort you and straight transfer to Hotel. Evening to be spent at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY -2

Paro
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
PARO


After having breakfast, proceed to visit Rinpung Dzong that houses the monastic body of Paro, Thrimpon of Paro district and the office of the Dzongda. To reach Rinpung Dzong you’ll take a walk through the traditional covered bridge called Nemi Zam. While standing on the bridge take a good view of the architectural wonder of Dzong and the life around it. Then proceed to visit the Tea Dzong a watch tower that was built to defend Rinpung Dzong. It is now serving as the National Museum of the country. It showcases a great collection of art, relics, religious thangkha paintings and Bhutan's exquisite postage stamps. Later in the day pay a visit to Kyichu Lhakhang, the oldest and most sacred shrines of the 7th century Kingdom. In the evening return to the hotel for dinner and night stay.

DAY -3

Paro – Shana
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Shana


After having breakfast start trekking to Shana. The trek starts at Drukgyal Dzong. To reach your first camp site set off north along the Paro river and following an ancient trade route to Tibet. The trek to the valley is long and easy. While trekking you’ll pass through farmhouses, villages and wheat fields. Moving forward we cross the apple orchards and forest. Soon the valley widens and we reach the army post of Gunyitsawa. The trail after Gunyitsawa army post becomes rockier. Finally reaching Shana, we check-in at one of the camps. Enjoy campfire and overnight stay in camps.

DAY -4

Shana – Soi Thangthangkha
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Soi Thangthangkha


After having breakfast, we trail along the side of Paro river. This trek area is densely forested. The trek narrows and closes in and the trail ascends and descends along the drainage. Continuing along the river we climb upward through thick rhododendron forests finally reaching the campsite. Overnight stay in camp at Soi Thangthangkha.

DAY -5

Soi Thangthangkha – Jangothang
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Jangothang


After having breakfast to witness the spectacular view of sun rays touching Chomolhari peak between two steep valleys. Continue the trail by following the left side of the Paro River leaving behind the tree level and finally entering into the stunning valley. After passing the small army post, you gradually climb into a beautiful valley that becomes much wider and you will view some high and snow capped peaks. On the way you will pass by Yaks before arriving at Jangothang. Overnight stay at the camp in Jangothang.

DAY -6

Jangothang – Lingshi
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Lingshi


After having breakfast, drive to Jangothang; get a chance to visit wide yak pastures on the way up and down the pass. You might get a sight of some people in their yak tents which majorly depend on the time of the year you visit this place. Behold the great views Lingshi Dzong exhibits while coming down into the Lingshi basin.

DAY -7

Lingshi – Shodu
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Shodu


After having breakfast the trail ascends up to the Yeli-la pass. From the pass one can view Mt. Chomolhari, Gangchhenta, Tserim Khang and Masang Gang on a clear day. To reach Shodu descend alongside a stream to a rock shelter, and then continue on downstream till you reach Shodu. Camp in an open area.

DAY -8

Shodu – Barshong
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Barshong


After having breakfast, we will head to Barshong following the Thimpu River and crossing it six times. A final climb for about an hour will finally bring you to Barshong. The view of rocky cliff faces and waterfalls along the way are alluring and mesmerizing. Enjoy camping below the ruined fortress.

DAY -9

Barshong – Dolam Kencho
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
Dolam Kencho


After having breakfast, we proceed to DolamKencho where the trail descends gently down to meet Thimpu Chhu passing through the dense forest of birch, Rhododendron and conifer trees across the pasture land. Enjoy overnight camping at the open space.

DAY -10

DolamKencho – Dodena – Thimpu
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
THIMPU


After having breakfast leave for Thimpu via Dodena. It is a unique city with an unusual mixture of modern development alongside ancient culture. Drive through beautiful valleys and passes offering spectacular look to reach Thimpu. Upon arrival, check-in at one of our listed hotels. Rest and relax for the whole day. In the evening take a leisurely walk to explore the place. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY -11

Thimpu – Paro
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
PARO


After having breakfast, full day sightseeing tour of the Thimpu valley. After lunch, get a chance to visit the Institute for Zorig Chusm, the center to learn 13 traditional arts and crafts of Bhutan, the National Institute of Traditional Medicine, the National Memorial Chorten , the National Library which houses an extensive collection of Buddhist literature in block-printed format and Trashichhodzong. Spend overnight at the hotel in Thimpu.

DAY -12

Paro
Meals
Breakfast Only
City
PARO


In time transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination.

End of Our Services ( Check-in/ Check-out time is 1200 Hrs. at all hotels )

Accommodation
Destination Nights Standard
PARO 4 Night ---
Shana 1 Night ---
Soi Thangthangkha 1 Night ---
Jangothang 1 Night ---
Lingshi 1 Night ---
Shodu 1 Night ---
Barshong 1 Night ---
Dolam Kencho 1 Night ---
THIMPU 1 Day ---

Terms & Conditions

  • Given prices are on Per person basis on two persons sharing a room.
  • Price quoted are subject to availability at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.
  • All taxes or entrance fees etc. are extra as applicable.
  • On the last day their is no hotel accommodation included. Check out time from your hotel is 1200 noon.
  • All transfers and sightseeing are provided in the chauffeur-driven private transport (unless mentioned as SIC - Seat in a Coach) or as mentioned in inclusions
  • Our drivers are responsible for safe driving with proper knowledge of route/itinerary. However, he would not be able to explain any sightseeing spots /History of monuments etc. and for same, you may take proper Guided services from us on an additional cost basis.
  • Holiday Surcharge will be added if applicable
  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will be on receipt of the request for bookings. 
  • The above is only an offer and not confirmation of your bookings. We shall proceed with your booking once we receive the payment from you & if we are not able to get the original hotels, shall provide equivalent / alternative hotels.
  • No Transfers are given for dinner unless pre-booked and paid above the holiday cost
  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Ghumney.com will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide the best possible assistance.
  • Always follow the timings given by the driver and guide for all the services and transfers. In case you fail to it, the driver may leave and you will receive no refund on it
  • Some departures can have essential gala dinner on some special dates depending on the policy of the hotel which is over and above the cost of the holiday
  • The hotel will provide rooms on double or twin sharing basis as per the availability. We can’t commit for it in advance. It is completely between the client and the hotel (bed type availability)
  • Please note that if the holiday is a fixed package then we don’t provide any alteration or changes for the same. The change may be requested in rare circumstances that may be granted on the subject to availability The tour includes lots of physical activities and excursions. It is requested from all the clients to take a full medical check-up and post-approval of doctors, go for the journey. If the client is facing any medical problem, it is highly recommended to be cured before going on a trip
  • Any kind of delays in flight due to any reason is not our responsibility and any kind of hotel cancellations and no shows will be the responsibility of the client
  • Over and above our cancellation policy, if there is any extra or additional cancellation policy of airline, cruise, hotels etc, the client will have to pay the same. There are some tickets, which are non-refundable that has to be taken care of by the client
  • We understand that the client accepts our terms and conditions before confirming the above tour package.

Cancellation Policy:

In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:

60 days prior to arrival: 10% of the Tour / service cost

45 days prior to arrival: 20% of the Tour / service cost

15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Tour / service cost

07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Tour / service cost

 

LESS THAN 72 HOURS OR NO SHOW: NO REFUND