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Snowman Trek 1

SNOWMAN TREK 1(DRUKGYAL DZONG TO NIKKA CHHU)

This is the most difficult and beautiful trek host by the country of the whole Himalayas: a 24 (or more) day trek through high alpine country, from Paro to Jumolhari camp and through the first high pass onwards to lingshi and Laya. After Laya, the route crosses the Karakuchu La into the wonderful Lunana district. After several days travelling east-wards, the last tough section begins, six days in a southerly direction over several high passes and overnight stays at high campsites to reach Nikka Chhu.

  • Total Days: 31
  • Level: Easy
  • Trip Dates: Open through out the year
  • Group Size: minimum 2 people / Maximum 16 people
  • Day 1 Arrive Paro, Check in Hotel
  • Day 2 Paro sightseeing
  • Day 3 Drukgyal Dzong to Shana Zampa(2850m)
  • Day 4 Shana Zampa to Thangthangkha(3630)
  • Day 5 Thangthangkha to Jagothang(4010m)
  • Day 6 Jagothang Halt (acclimatization)
  • Day 7 Jagothang to Lingshi(4010m)
  • Day 8 Lingzhi Halt (acclimatization)
  • Day 9 Lingzhi to Chebisa(3990m)
  • Day 10 Chebisa to Shakyapasang(4440m)
  • Day 11 Shakyapasang to Robluthang (4160m)
  • Day 12 Robluthang to Limithang(4160m)
  • Day 13 Limithang to Laya(3800m)
  • Day 14 Explore Laya
  • Day 15 Laya to Rodophu(4215m)
  • Day 16 Rodophu to Narethang(4940m)
  • Day 17 Narethang to Tarina(3938m)
  • Day 18 Tarina to Woche (4163m)
  • Day 19 Woche to Lhedi(3900m)
  • Day 20 Lhedi to Thanza(4100m)
  • Day 21 Thanza Halt
  • Day 22 Thanza to Djundje (4540m)
  • Day 23 Djundje to Tsho Chena (4960m)
  • Day 24 Tsho Chena to Jichu Dramo(5060m)
  • Day 25 Jichu Dramo to Tsho Tsho Tahang(4450m)
  • Day 26 Tsho Tsho Tahang to Tampoe Tsho(4355m)
  • Day 27 Tampoe Taho to Maurothang(3698m)
  • Day 28 Maurothang to Nikka Chu (2627m)Wangdue
  • Day 29 Wangdue to Thimphu
  • Day 30 Thimphu to Paro, Hike to Tiger’s Nest
  • Day 31 Depart Paro

Service Includes

  • Accommodation at 3 to 4 *** hotel
  • Govt. licensed and experienced Guide service
  • 3 Meals per day in a govt. approved tourist restaurants and hotels.
  • Experienced driver and comfortable transport service

Service Excludes

  • Alcoholic beverages & Telephone calls
  • High risk medical Insurance
  • Air tickets.
  • Purely personal nature expenses
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed.