SITES OF INTEREST
Stunning Chomolhari trek
Day 1: Arrive at Paro by Druk Air which will offer you great views of Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga, Chomolhari, Tsrim gang and Jichu Drake. The moment you step out of the plane you will see the difference. Bhutan welcomes you with cool, clean fresh air. Peace and quietness is just another bonus. BMTT representatives will escort your Hotel. If time prevails visit the National Museum & Rinpung Dzong. O/n Hotel.
Day 2: To acclimatize yourself a hike to Takshang monastery (Tiger's Den) which will take 2/3 hrs. (Alt 3000m). Lunch will be served at the cafeteria. Stroll back to hotel. Evening at leisure.
Day 3: Trek begins from Drugyel dzong- Shana 16 kms. 5/6 hrs walks. Camp at alt. 3800m.
Day 4: Shana- Soi Thangthangkha 24 kms. 8/9 hrs walks. Camp at alt. 3800m.
Day 5: Soi Thangthangkha - Jangothang 12kms 4/5 hrs. Camp at alt. 4050m.
Day 6: Jangothang halt. Options- excursion, fishing or relax.
Day 7: Jangothang- Lingshi 18 kms. 7/8 hrs walks. Climb over Nyele la pass alt. 4700m. Camp at alt. 4100m.
Day 8: Linghsi- Shodu 20 kms. 8/9 hrs walks. Climb over Yale la pass alt. 4900m. Camp at alt. 3750m.
Day 9: Shodu- Barshong 17 kms 6/7 hrs walks. Camp at alt. 3500m.
Day 10: Barshong- Dodena 20 kms. 7/8 hrs walks. BMTT members will receive you and drive (1 hour) on to Thimphu alt. 2300m O/n
Day 11: Thimphu sightseeing. AM- Memorial chorten, Changangkha Lhakhang, Drupthop Nunnery, Royal goldsmith workshop & vegetable market. PM- Drive to Paro (2 hrs) Enroute visit Semthokha dzong the oldest dzong in the kingdom. O/n hotel.
Day 12: Early morning drive to airport for departure.
CONTINUATION OF CHOMO # 2 TREK
Day 7: Jangothang- Dumzo 18kms. 7/8 hrs walks. Camp at alt. 3800m.
Day 8: Domso- Tumbo Shong 13 kms. 5/6 hrs walks. Camp at alt.4180m.
Day 9: Thombu Shong- Shana Zam 15 kms. 5/6 walks
Day 10: Shana Zam- Drugyel Dzong. BMTT coach will be waiting and drive on to hotel.
Day 11: Departure.
BHUTAN MANDALA TOURS & TREKS
P.O. Box 397, Thimphu, Bhutan
Telp # 975-2-324842 or 323676 (office)
Fax # 975-2-323675 or 321816