Snowman trek info
Snowman trek is the most difficult trekking trail in Bhutan, it is probably one of the hardest high altitude treks, but an incredible experience for anyone who takes the challenge. Bhutan’s pristine landscape, wonderful people and fascinating Buddhist culture provide the ingredients for a memorable journey into one of the world’s most remote kingdoms. Snow man trek known as the legendary trek also recommend only for the experienced mountaineers, trekkers it is considered to be one of the most difficult trek in the world. Essentially the route, which combines the Chomolhari base camp and Laya Lingshi trek, passes through the Lunana region and ends at Nikkachu. Snow man trek passes through breathtaking landscapes, crosses over nine passes over 4500m and reaches an altitude of about 5,600m above sea level.
Snowman trekking cross nine different passes over 4500m makes this not only one of the highest altitude treks, but also the most challenging, it start from Drukgyel Dzong after short drive from Paro, then trail heading directly towards Jhomolhari at 7314m the third highest peak of Bhutan. Best season for this trek is first 3 weeks of October, which offers some of the most magnificent views in the Himalayas, and traverses through some unforgettable landscapes. Snowman trek is frequently closed because of snow; recommended season for this trek is mid-June to mid October. Please note that the Snowman trek is only for the experienced trekkers it requires minimum 5 people in group, it will be an epic mountain trek with amazing wilderness and culture make this trip memorable forever!
Snowman trek start from Drukgyal Dzong (Paro) and end at Nikachu Zam (near Trongsa) Challenging Snow man trek traveling to Lunana rarely visited remote corner of Bhutan the Eastern Himalaya. Snowman trek is an extension of the beautiful Laya Gasa trek, and leads from Laya further into the high altitudes of the Himalayas. Gangkar Punsum the world’s highest unclimbed mountain is another attraction of Lunana trek. Highest passes of Snowman trek is Renchen Zoe at an altitude of 5400meter. Suggested itinerary given below if it is not suitable, we design another as per your desire and duration of holidays, if you need more information about Snowman trek fell free to contact us.
|Airport pickup and drop by private vehicle.|
|Bhutan travel visa and permit fee.|
|Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu BB basis.|
|License holder English speaking Bhutanese Tour Guide.|
|All entrance fees of monuments and monasteries as per trip.|
|Accommodation in Bhutanese lodges or tents.|
|Full board meals while on Bhutan trip (B.L.D).|
|All Royalty, government taxes.|
|Porter to carry baggage and equipments.|
|Portable altitude chamber and satellite phone.|
|Welcome and Farewell Dinner.|
|Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.|
|Travel Insurance of Guest.|
|Personal expenses bar bill, beverages and laundry.|
|Lunch and dinner while in Kathmandu.|
|Emergency evacuation cost in case of emergency.|
|Hot and cold shower, battery charging during the trek.|
|Personal trekking equipments/gears.|
|Others which is not mentioned on service include.|
|Trips for Guide and support staffs.|
Base camp trekking agency Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety. It is our paramount concern whilst traveling with basecamptrekking.com. Trekking in Bhutan is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of Snowman trekking itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.
Website contents about Bhutan trek provide you detail information as possible, for Snow man trekking package, If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of Snow man trip or your suitability for it please contact us. If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 0977 1 4425073