Chele La Pass, Paro
Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Marvel at snow-clad rugged mountain peaks surrounding you at Chele La Pass, one of the highest observation decks in Bhutan and the highest one you can reach by a motor vehicle. Standing at 3,988 m (13,084 ft), the highest motorway in the country offers spectacular views of mountains and valleys with yaks grazing in the distance. Observe a thick forest of poles with fluttering prayer flags next to the road, which locals put up to scare demons. The two-hour ride from Paro runs through thick forests, passing scenic waterfalls, rivers, and rare flowers. Bring some warm clothes. Make Chele La Pass a part of your Paro vacation plans using our Paro family vacation planner.
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This route up to the pas is a great excursion. Towards the end of the climb through blue pine and rhododendron forest into windswept highlands which is favoured by yaks. Once arrived, you can enjoy th... read more »
A great view , the locals make some really nice tea there though the tea is slightly overpriced but it does not really matter as the scenic beauty is unparalleled
Wonderfull experince with most amazing weather chilling cold wind blowing on top of mountain nice scenic view of valley
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