THE SNOWMAN Trek
Notorious Trek To Hidden Laya and Lunana
Valleys Situated Along The Tibetan Border
- "The Ultimate Trek."
April, May, September, October.
Trek Grade: Strenuous and
Maximum Altitude: 5140m/16,865ft.
Maximum Camp Altitude:
Availability: Join a group.
Private treks are available for minimum
2 persons on request.
Snowman Trek Map
The Lunana trek
can be combined with the Chomolhari trek to
become the Snowman trek, a long and demanding
trek taking three weeks. This trek is considered
to be one of the most difficult in the Himalayas.
It covers the distance of 356 kilometers (221
miles), crosses eight passes, several of which
are over 5,000 meters (16,400 feet), and stays
at an average altitude of 4,000 meters (13,000
feet). Connecting three of the most remote and
high valleys along the northern border of Bhutan
parts of which can cut off from the rest of
the world for six months of year. This trek
is best done in April-May and September-October.
30-Day LUNANA SNOWMAN
Trek Dates 2013 & 2014
April - 03 May, 2013
- 02 May, 2014
September - 18 October, 2013
- 17 October, 2014
2 passengers required for tours to go.
> Tours starts/ends
with flight to Bhutan from Bangkok, Thailand.
> Flights to Bhutan
are also available from Kathmandu and
private treks are available
Lunana Snowman Trek in Bhutan.
Fly Bangkok to Paro, Bhutan.
Afternoon visit Museum and Paro Town. Hotel.
Flights are also available from Kathmandu
and New Delhi.
Paro valley sightseeing and hike to Taksang
AND LINGSHI TREK
Trek from Paro to Chomolhari & Lingshi
AND LUNANA TREK
Continue trekking over passes to Laya &
Lunana valleys. Camps.
AND NAKACHHU TREK
End of Lunana Snowman Trek at Nakachhu.
Drive to Punakha. Hotel.
PUNAKHA - THIMPU
Drive over Dochu La pass to Thimpu. Hotel.
Full day sightseeing of Thimpu valley. Hotel.
Fly from Paro to Bangkok, Kathmandu or Delhi.
End of Jomolhari, Lingshi, Laya and Lunana