Snowman trek is one of the most challenging and adventurous trek in Bhutan which passes over eleven high passes over 4,500m defining the Tibet Bhutan border. This trek is the finest and idyllic trek for those who want to explore the high Himalayan and experience the Tibetan culture, traditions and lifestyle. This adventurous trek offers the most spectacular Himalayan views and beautiful scenery. The trek takes you to the most remote area of the Bhutan.
In Snowman trek the trekking route follows the conifers and rhododendron forests yak herders camp, farmlands and isolated settlements. En route you can observe the most magnificent Mountain View on the backdrops of the hill. Most of the peaks viewed from here are 7000m plus. On our trek to Lunana we can visit many tiny Buddhist monasteries and isolated settlements. En route we spend our each night in the Yak herder's camp. In this trek you will pass through some of the most challenging passes and visit Alpine lakes and rivers, Dur Tsachu hot spring and many more. Snowman Trek starts and ends at beautiful valley of Paro itself.
This 27 days trek is the most adventurous and famous trek in Bhutan. One can this enjoy trek in any season of the year.
Day 01: Join Paro
Day 02: Visit Paro Dzong & Taktsang Monastery
Day 03-05: Transfer Drugkyel Dzong, commence trek through conifer and rhododendron forest to yak herders camp beneath Chomolhari
Day 06-12: Cross passes camping each night at yak herders settlements en-route to the village of Laya
Day 13-19: Continue over 5000m passes beneath huge 7000m peaks to the Lunana region
Day 20-25: Descend through conifer forest to the Sephu district
Day 26: Transfer to Thimphu, sightseeing, & continue to Paro
Day 27: In Paro, trip concludes