Bhutan is a dream country to visit. A country where its King declares the democracy; where the growth and country's progress is measured by how happy its people are; where on every corner of the country you will find peace loving happy faces welcoming you with a warm smile on their face; where the nature is very well preserved and where Lord Buddha and Guru Padmasambhava resides in the heart of every person and wher the high mountains lures your fascination as high as it can get.
To be able to witness and experience Bhutan like a local, trekking to its beautiful corners feeling it to your soul's content, is a gift you will cherish for lifetime. Chomolhari is one of Bhutan's highest peak at , and on this trek we trek to its base camp, hike the Taktshang monastery, cross some high passes and also visit 2 of Bhutan's most beautiful cities - Thimphu and Paro.
Climbing in Bhutan is not allowed for religious beliefs and truely so. Mt. Chomolhari ( 7314 meter) also known as Jomolhari, has been climbed quite a few times with the first ascent being in 1937 by Chapman from Sikkim to Tibet, but he reached the summit from Bhutan side. The famous Indo - Bhutan Army team led by Col. Narendra Kumar, also known as "Bull Kumar" climb it in 1970. However, all the ascent from the Bhutan Side was eventful with although with a success on the peak. The Indo-Bhutan team had lost 2 of it members to a mystery and could never be found. A short story of this climbing account appeared in Kuensel, a Bhutan Daily. Read it on this link http://www.kuenselonline.com/the-first-only-and-ill-fated-ascent-of-mount-jomolhari
Its one of those elegant peaks in the Himalayas and can be only enjoyed from the base camp at Jangothang also meaning "The Land of Ruins", with its neighbour peak Jichu Drake ( 6794 m) which further adds to the unimaginable charisma of the Himalayas.
Come, join our Chomolhari Base Camp trek to enjoy your experience of Bhutan - The Land Of Dragon in the best possible way
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We believe that a smaller group gives you the best of the Himalayan Experience and specialize in organizing customized groups for this travel. Do get in touch with us if you want us to arrange this for you.
You can use the link - Request Customized Private Travel Plan and fill the form to drop us an email with your specific requirements and service required. We will get back to you with the detailed plan and quotation as per the group size and service requested.