We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: , Thimphu, Bhutan
Improve this listing
Activities: Mountaineering
Description: This mountain offers some of the most popular treks in the Himalayas.

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 18 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
TREK TO GOD'S ABODE

Trekking route to Jhomolhari is one of the most beaten track. Camping at the base of Mt. Jhomolhari is most blissful as the surrounding environment provides serenity, beauty and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
MysticBhutan
,
Thimphu, Bhutan
Add Photo Write a Review

18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Thimphu, Bhutan
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Trekking route to Jhomolhari is one of the most beaten track. Camping at the base of Mt. Jhomolhari is most blissful as the surrounding environment provides serenity, beauty and clean crispy Himalayan air. It was an exceptional experience to enjoy!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Level Contributor
52 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I was lucky enough to view this snowy mountain first time from Drukyel Dzong and a second time from the Chele La Pass. Simply mind blowing. It was too much beautiful from Chelela La Pass in Paro. And the interesting fact is that this mountain covers with white snows in every season.. Huh.....

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Level Contributor
41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We did the Jhomolhari trek and it was one of the most difficult but most rewarding experiences. This mountain is beautiful and it looks even better next to Jichu Drake. We loved every minute of it!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I did an eight-day trek with Bhutan Swallowtail Tours through the ancient tracks of the sacred Jomolhari mountain - home to one of the five female protector goddesses of Tibet and Bhutan. We reached the height of almost 5000m at Bhonte La pass, where the view of the jagged snow capped Himalayan mountains was breathtaking. Wonderful memories of the sights... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dunsborough, Australia
Level Contributor
176 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The only way you get to see Mount Jomolhari is to walk in, so be prepared to do the hard yards to get there. It's a reasonably tough 3 day walk in, but ever so rewarding. The scenery is awesome, the achievement wonderful. Mount Jomolhari has spiritual significance to the Bhutanese, and in any case mountaineering is banned in that... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Thimphu, Bhutan
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Mountain Jumolhari or Chomolhar rises over 2,700 metres (8,900 ft) above the barren plains. The mountain is the source of the Paro Chu (Paro river) which flows from the south side and the Amo Chu which flows from the north side. The mountain is sacred to Tibetan Buddhists who believe it is the abode of one of the Five Tsheringma... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Singapore, null, Singapore
Level Contributor
26 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Its a one of the mountain from the Himalayas range, when we visited , it was all covered with ice, It was a nice view, it will always remain in my good memories.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shute, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

My third trek to Jhomolhari Base Camp was wonderful. There is a 'but'. The first time my husband and I took this trek it was a day longer - this is because a road has since been carved up towards the mountain to obviously make life a little easier for those who live in this fairly remote valley. The other... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Level Contributor
45 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

This can be seen either from the Base camp or from Chele La (pass). Sometimes, in clear sky, it can also be seen from Drukgyal Dzong of Paro.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Deerfield, Illinois
Level Contributor
39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Trek was tough due to mud and horse droppings , tenting in snow and ice and Horses not pleasant ! Best to trek in Nepal and stay in Guest houses but get comparable Himilayan views ... Wonderfully friendly genuine generous people in Bhutan . Art and culture worth the visit but not trekking ...

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Jhomolhari also viewed

Thimphu, Thimphu District
 
Thimphu, Thimphu District
Thimphu, Thimphu District
 

Been to Jhomolhari? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Jhomolhari staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?