Chele La Trek

9 Days Bhutan Tour solo

Chelela Trek is just one day program starting from Paro by road to Chelela Pass and beginning the downhill walk. The trek covers the beautiful Kila Goenpa monastery. The monastery is a serene home for Buddhist nuns who have dedicated their lives to spiritual fulfillment and lead undisturbed life of religious studies, prayer and meditation. The monastery is about a 1-hour walk from Chelela through magnificent woods.

Trip Facts

  • Trek Duration: 4 Days
  • Highest Altitude: 4200m
  • Meal Plan: Fullboard
  • Trip Route: Paro-Thimphu-Dochula-Chelela-Paro
  • Tour Cost: US$ 715 Per Person

Trek High Light

    • The highlight of the Chelela trek is a hike to the sky burial sites.
    • A visit to remote Kiligoenpa monastery.
    • Short and Beautiful Trek.

Day 01 Arrival at Paro Airport

Arrive at Paro airport from your travel destination. As you land at Paro airport you will come across many small villages. Paro is a small fertile valley in western Bhutan. The place offers beautiful view of Paro airport and traditional villages from view point where you will be going. Over night at Hotel.

Day 02 Thimphu to Dochula and to Paro

Visit Dochula pass one of the beautiful passes that offer excellent views of ten Himalayan ranges including Gangkar Puensum Bhutans highest Mountain. Dochula Pass is about 45 minutes drive from Thimphu. The Pass offers not only the view of the Himalayas but also offers a beautiful hike. Enjoy the day with coffee at Dochula Cafe and drive back to Paro. Drive back to Paro and rest at Hotel.

Day 03 Paro Chelela trek

Drive to Chelela pass. Chele La (Pass) & Haa Valley Only (Border of the Bhutan and China):  At an elevation of 3,988 meters is considered to be one of the highest motorable passes in Bhutan. About an hour’s drive along a thickly-forested road is this Pass-a botanical paradise. The pass provides stunning views of the sacred mountain Jhomolhari and Jichu Drake. It is also marked by hundreds of prayer flags fluttering in the wind. Here, visitors can see cascades of wild roses; purple and yellow primulas; and swathes of deep blue iris covering the forest floor. The top of the pass bloom with rhododendrons in a variety of colors-pale pink, deep pink, burnt orange, mauve, white and scarlet. Start the trek towards Kiligoenpa. It is one hour trek from Chelela. In Evening: Stroll Through the Market of Paro& Overnight Stay at Paro. 

Day 04 Paro to Airport and See OFF.

Your last day of Chelela Trek ends today. Please make sure your documents are in place and you need to report at least 3 hours ahead of your flight time. Our team will assist you to the airport and bid you farewell. Trashi Delek

Chelela Trek Cost US$ 715 Per Person

Tour Inclusion

  • All meals during the Trek
  • Airport Pick and Drop
  • Professional Trek Guide.
  • All entrance fees during the Tour.
  •  Accommodation in 3 Star Hotel

Tour Exclusion

  • Insurance Premiums.
  • Alcoholic drinks.
  • Laundry.
  • Flight Tickets

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