10 Days Mardi Himal Base Camp Trekking

10 Days Mardi Himal Base Camp Trekking offer unique experience trekking in newly opened trekking route in Nepal in Annapurna Area.

 

Mardi Himal Base Camp Trekking route is considered as an alternative of Annapurna Base Camp. This trek is suitable for those trekkers who wish to explore Annapurna area on new opened trek who already done Annapurna Base Camp. The trail goes along small winding paths, through magical rhododendron forests until you climb out of the forest at an elevation around 3,300 m. The landscape changes quite abruptly into a rugged high mountain landscape, with amazing views of Mardi Himal, Machapuchre, Annapurna South and Hiunchuli.

 

From High Camp (3580 m) you can climb up to Mardi Himal Base Camp in about 3-4 hours, which offers spectacular close up views of the entire Annapurna Range.

 

Mardi Himal Trekking route was not popular earlier due to unavailability of lodges and proper route. However now this trekking route serve with basic local lodges and Tea Houses.

 

Mardi Himal is located to the east of the Annapurna Base camp virtually under the spectacular Machhapuchhre (Fishtail). As you trek along the ridge it’s nearly possible, but imaginable, to look down at Annapurna Base camp itself. Mardi Himal Trekking is sandwiched between two popular treks; Annapurna Base Camp Trek and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. Mardi Himal Trek is hided trekking route among most visitors coming to Nepal every year thus only small numbers of trekkers make their way to Mardi Himal Base Camp each year. Mardi Himal Base Camp is situated under the glorious Machhapuchhre peak. The trail also includes several hours walking inside rhododendron forests that look tremendous during March – April. The views along the route are impressive; includes Annapurna South, Machhapuchhre, Mardi Himal and Hiunchuli. More than that, upper view point offers spectacular close views of the whole Annapurnas. The route is pretty quite during the whole year comparing to popular routes of Annapurna region.

 

Mardi Himal Trekking is a classic trekking route to give you taste of unspoiled culture and villages. Come and enjoy 10 Days trekking at Mardi Himal Base Camp trek with us.

Duration: 10 Days

Primary Activity: Mardi Himal Base Camp

Group Size: 1 & above

Country: Nepal

Arrival on: Kathmandu

Departure from: Pokhara

Trip Grade: Moderate

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Local Lodges/Tea House

 

Day 01: Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist Bus

Morning, walk to Kathmandu tourist bus station to board schedule tourist bus to Pokhara. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel.

Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara

 

Day 02: Drive Pokhara to Kande – 45 minutes drive. Trek to Pothana (1950 m.) – 4 hours walk

Our journey begins with a 45 minutes drive from Pokhara to Kande which is the starting point. The trail is good, first slowly up, then a bit steeper to Australian Camp (2060m – About one hour), then after that slightly downhill to Pothana (1950m). You have to climb up the stone stairs passing through terraced cultivated fields, settlements and forests taking you to Pothana where you will have great mountain views of the Annapurna Range.

Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at normal tea house or lodge

 

Day 03: Trek Pothana to Forest Camp (2500 m.) – 7 hours walk

On the following day, we walk on the plain way for around one hour then there is a right turn in Deurali sign posted “Forest Camp” the trail is through Pine forest. The Forest is covered with the most unique flower called Rhododendron. At first, we have to walk up undulating on the top of a ridge, there is a section just over half way where the trail drops steeply and then slowly gains height and then back onto the ridge and into Forest Camp.

Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at normal tea house or lodge

 

Day 04: Trek Forest Camp to Low Camp (2990 m.) – 4 hours walk

Leaving forest camp, we trek towards Low camp. Initially, the trail is quite steep leaving Forest Camp but soon gets less steep as we get towards the ridge. We can see the most amazing and clear view of Mt. Fishtail here. After about four hours walk, we reach low camp where we will spend our overnight.

Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at normal tea house or lodge

 

Day 05: Trek Low Camp to High Camp (3580 m.) – 4 hours walk

From Low camp; our trail passes through the jungle ways again. But the trees soon start to get smaller and after about one hours trekking broke out of the jungle and onto the open ridge with spectacular views of Machhapuchhre ahead and Annapurna South to our left. In between the journey of Low camp and High Camp there is a place called View Point where you can see various snow-capped mountains and villages like South Annapurna, Himchuli, Chhomrong Village, Ghandruk Village, Mt. Fishtail, Annapurna region, flora and fauna, beautiful village view, alpine forest, Gurung and Thakali culture, eco friendly villager as well as the least touristy trek. We will be walking around 4 hours through a series of steep, rocky climbs separated by leisurely walk through lush, green, High Mountain before reaching High Camp.

Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at normal tea house or lodge

 

Day 06: Trek Mardi Himal Base Camp (4450 m.) and back to High Camp – 8 hours walk

Commencing trek from High camp, we climb up about four hours to Mardi Himal Base Camp which offers spectacular views of the entire Annapurna Range. It is also possible to return to high camp in around 4 hours which make it a long day walk. There is also a viewpoint approx half way where imaging view can be seen.

Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at normal tea house or lodge

 

Day 07: Trek High Camp to Siding village (1885 m.) – 7 hours walk

Wake up early in the morning to have the most precious Sunrise view. Have your breakfast at High camp and descend towards Siding village. Siding is a simple traditional local village. Walking back straight descend to the same fine forest you can again see the beautiful red Rhododendron forest.

Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at normal tea house or lodge

 

Day 08: Trek Siding Village to Lwang Village (1460 m.) – 5 hours walk

On the following day, we leave Siding village and continue our trek towards Lwang which is gradual up and some were flat too. On your way to Lwang you reach a place called Ghalel, where you can have your lunch. Ghalel is a small traditional village with some small restaurants and home stay. After lunch again start up walking towards Lwang. Lwang is also a traditional old village. There is tea garden and ACAP office with some home stay for you to stay overnight. At the night time at your home stay the mother group will welcome you by singing and dancing in some folk songs.

Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at normal tea house or lodge

 

Day 09: Trek Lwang Village down to Khora muk (1 hour walk) and drive back to Pokhara (2 hours drive)

Today is the last day of our trek. Early morning walk to tea garden to see the panoramic view of green tea garden and also the view of mountains. After that come back to Lwang for breakfast and walk towards Khora muk. The trail leads us though the bank of Mardi River. After reaching Khora muk transfer to Pokhara. After you reach Pokhara, check-in at hotel.

Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara

 

Day 10: Tourist Bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu

Transfer to Kathmandu airport in time to board tourist bus to Kathmandu. Upon arrival, transfer o your hotel.

 

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Service Includes:-

  • 2 nights at Hotel in Pokhara with breakfast
  • 8 Days Mardi Himal Base Camp Trek using Local Lodges
  • All meals (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner) for 8 days Trek
  • Necessary bus station transfers in Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • Kathmandu/Pokhara/Kathmandu by tourist bus on sharing basis
  • Necessary surface transfer using private vehicle in Pokhara
  • An English speaking trekking guide & necessary porter for 8 Days Trekking
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit Fee
  • TIMS fee as applicable
  • First Aid Box
  • Trekking crew expenses such as food/lodge/Insurance
  • Sleeping bad & Duffel bag
  • Government taxes as applicable

The above cost excludes personal expenses, insurance, hot water, hard & soft drinks.

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12 Days Ruby Valley Trekking

Trek on unspoiled natural trekking trail on the lap of Ganesh Himal area exploring Gurung villages with 12 Days Ruby Valley trekking.

Ganesh Himal region is situated in the central Nepal, Northwest of Kathmandu. The terraced hillsides seem to climb to the sky. Many interesting ethnic groups a mixed of lifestyle offer you a glimpse into real Nepali life and this gives visitors an opportunity to observe the rich Nepalese cultural tradition from the closest quarter and intermingle with locals, hence giving the visitor a sense of satisfaction.

The Ganesh Himal is named after the elephant-headed God of Good Fortune.“Ganesh”, the Hindu god who removes all obstacles to allow you success, indeed leads you to a unique trekking experience, passing through many Gurung and Tamang villages. This region offers spectacular views, virgin natural, and magnificence, wild and friendly people. The Ganesh Himal can clearly be seen from Kathmandu Valley. The Ganesh Range Peaks (Ganesh I, Ganesh II, Ganesh III, Ganesh IV) stand out like crystal, that is the “Great Himalayan Chain” forming the skyline.

This great Himalayan massif is contained between the valley of the Ankhu Khola and Budhi Gandaki in the west and Bhote Koshi in the east, which becomes Trishuli Khola in the lower section. Trekkers would be far from madding crowd in this trek. Besides its, the area also offer you, an excellent habitat for a wide variety of plants and animals; 526 species of plants (including 40 species of orchids), and 300 species of birds. Other interesting wild animals are the Himalayan Thar, Ghoral, barking deer, Red pandas, snow leopard, Bear, Tiger, wolf, pheasant, many kinds of monkeys and musk deer. It’s also a Nepal’s unique pilgrimage horizon destination for the holy lakes where you will find Bhairav Kunda (Angry God lake), Seto Kunda (While lake), Dudh Kunda (milk lake), Jaisule Kunda. This area is Nepal’s number one for the Rubies (Red stone) and crystals with hundreds varieties of herbal medicines. There are interesting panoramic view points named Shinga- La pass (4250 Mtr.) and Pangsang Pass (3850 Mtr.) which offer you more than 35 mountains over 6000 meters(19680 ft) above sea level.

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Duration: 12 days

Trip Code: Ruby Valley trek

Group size: 1 Pax and above

Max-Altitude: 3890 meters

Country: Nepal

Transportation: Surface by Local Bus

Arrival on: Kathmandu

Departure: Kathmandu

Trip grade: Moderate

Meals:  All Meals

Accommodation: Home Stay/Camp

Day 1: Kathmandu to Shyabru Besi (1503m/4945Ft.) 7-8 hrs drive

Taking local bus early in the morning or a private four wheel drive journey from Kathmandu reaches Shyabru Besi, gateway to the Langtang Valley at the confluence of the Bhote Kosi and Langtang Rivers. Mesmerizing scenic driving and passing through Trisuli Bazaar, Ramche Gaon and Dhunche Bazaar makes you scenic driving. Narrow and bit adventurous zig zags road but amazing landscape along the way driving will make you good start day drive of the trek.

Day 2: Shyabru Besi to Chawatar (lunch) to Gatlang (2337m/7690ft.) 5- 6 hrs hike

A dirt track zig-zags to the west up to Bahun Danda Pass and then down to the Tamang settlement of Gatlang, a cornerstone village on the Tamang Heritage Trail or hike to Gatlang by way of Chawatar. Gatlang is a Tamang village with unique customs and craftsmanship in a magnificent setting. Above lies Parvati Kund, popular during Janai Purnima when thousands of pilgrims are attracted to the sacred pond and nearby temple.

Day 3: Gatlang – Parvati Kund- Yuri Kharka (lunch) – Somdang (3271m/10760Ft) 6-7 hrs

The trail ascends through pine and rhododendron forest to a lunch point of Yuri Kharka before continuing to Khurpu Bhanjyang and then dropping down to the Somdang River, border between Rasuwa and Dhading districts. A sprawling mining compound, no longer functioning but it seems locals appealing government to revive it, lies a few hours to the north up river. The hike passes through a scenic valley featuring the 200 m Chukarma Waterfall. The former mine leaves a lot be explored and is the site of a 1.4 km tunnel bored into the mountain to extract zinc, copper, tin, crystal and even highly-prized rubies.

Day 4: Somdang to Pangsang (aka, Pangsang) Pass (La)- (3842m/ 12640Ft) 3 ½ hrs

After breakfast trek gently uphill passing through beautiful jungle and mesmerizing surrounding landscapes including Langtang ranges mountain views and finally in the mid day you arrive at this area’s best view point named Pangsang Kharka. It is a viewpoint southwest of Somdang village with a broad panorama of the surrounding terrain. To the north are the soaring peaks of Manaslu and the Ganesh Himal Range. The large meadow is graced with a giant entry gateway and is a sensational location for camping and taking in the breathtaking scenery. The whole Ganesh Himal region is blessed with abundant herbal plants. Previously, herbs were taken to Tibet along an ancient trade route and exchanged for salt, livestock, wool and turquoise. This hill/danda/pass is known as one of the most beautiful and the best magnificent mountain views point to have almost in 270 degrees Langtang ragnes, Ganesh Himal ranges, Manaslu ranges and bit of Annapurna ranges mountains. So far tea house has not developed yet so highly recommended to have own tent for a night shelter but only for this night however local yak huts can be used for a poor night. Mattresses, sleeping bag dry fruits/food will be useful for a night halt.

Day 5: Pangsang Pass to Tipling (lunch ) – Shertung (1875m/ 6188Ft) 5-6 hrs

Descend to Tipling, a large village that hosts two Buddhist gombas and both a Protestant and Catholic church. Along a ridge top to the east is a gomba and cremation ground for both Buddhists and Christians lined with colorful flags. Being a majority of Tamang people it has beautiful Tamang culture show. Descend to cross the Adha Khola on a box bridge and ascend to the sister villages of Shertung and Chalish, regally over looking the fertile river valley and abundant fields. Shertung is inhabited mainly by Tamang. The name Shertung means ‘place of gold’. According to a legend, two brothers in search of gold were led here by a dream and thus the settlement was born. Tamang people have own rich culture to show for the visitors Jhankri or shaman dance, ghode or horse dance, said to have been brought from Tibetan culture long ago. Jhankri (shaman) activity is robust in this territory with the worship of natural forces and indigenous local deities interwoven with Hindu and Buddhist practices. Holy Chyamra danda, Fyanchyat monastery and Sajyat are the main holy attractions of the village. Spectacular mountain views of Lapsang Karpo, Ganesh Himal (Yangri) as well as Ganesh II and III can be seen from this village. If any one planning 7 days trekking, from Shertung or Chalish village simply trek all the down hill to Jharlang village taking about 5-6 hours walk(1 day walk) over night and on next day walk to Darkha Phedi taking 4-5 hours finally take sharing local Jeep with other people and drive to Dhading Besi (3-4 hours driving) soon you arrive, you continue drive back Kathmandu taking about 3 hours driving by local bus or a private car/vehicle. So in total taking 1 ½ day walking and half day drive or let\’s say in 2 days you will get back to Kathmandu.

Day 6: Chalish to Hindung lunch and Neber Gaon (2220m /7425Ft) 6 hrs

After breakfast say goodbye to locals and trek down to Chalish village, 20 minutes down hill wlaki which is probably one of the most friendliest and hospitality village of the area. Quick visit Tin Kanya Hindu temple pass thorough small but beautiful village and then trek continue to Khar Khola and then trek gently up to Pasabar danda taking about an hour walk. View of Tribeni river mixed of three rivers. Hindus and both Buddhist believe as a holy river. Just right edge of the Tribeni river Lord Shiva’s statue with little one stoned shrine has built. Especially in Magesakranti (January) festival local gather and celebrate singing, dancing and meeting friends and relatives as well as neighbors village kith and ken. From Pasabar danda trek gently uphill hill and reach at Kalbarang (just the small kharka name but no village or human settlement) trek continues to the hill edge walk and dense jungle. There is a chance rock fall from top of the hill due to inhabitant of wildlife so careful walking with your trek guide or helper. Finally reach at Hindung village where huge number of Tamang people live. It is a Tamang village of around 550 inhabitants. Crystals and rubies are harvested in areas to the north and yarsagumba is hunted too, in the surrounding highlands. Take lunch in Hindung and trek down to Hindung Khola and then trek uphill to Neber Gaon walking about 2 ½ hours. Over night at local house or camp near by local village of Tamang village.

Day 7: Neber – hot springs – Kupchyat (2066m/ 6818Ft) – 5 hrs

Trek down hill to Tatopani (hot springs) where enjoy your half day bath and then the trail onward follows stone steps built by Kadoorie Agri Aid Association and British Gurkhas of Nepal. Both organizations are active in this area and responsible for building many water taps, bridges and improved trails. Take lunch at Hot Spring and trek continues passing through hairpin hill edge walk, carefully walk with your guide is high recommended. Pass through Tir Gaon on the way to welcoming Racyat and Kapur villages. Finally arrive in Kupchyat village over night in camp/local house of Tamang village.

Day 8: Kupchyat – Khading – Lapa Gaon (2025m/ 6660Ft) 4-5 hrs

Trek to Khading village passing through local paddy terraces and amazing views of Lapa Gaon and its surrounding landscape. In Khading village/Gaon you will see a big community of Gurung people having their own beautiful culture. While you will be waiting your lunch explore Khading gaon and after lunch trek down to Lapa Gaon which is a big Tamang village of the area where you will enjoy having Tamang culture.

Day 9: Lapa Gaon – Borang (lunch) – Jharlang (Ungul) (3000m/ 9900ft) 5-6 hrs

After breakfast trek down to Ankhu khola having its beautiful water fall views and then trek continues bit uphill to Borang village where stop for lunch and then trek continues passing through Ukhum and Lishne jungle, cross suspension bridge, walk a bit uphill and then arrive at Chhapchyat village. You walk stone steps uphill about 2 hours and half and then finally you arrive at Jharlang village (Ungul). This village is one of the biggest Tamang villages of the area and a breath taking panoramic mountain view point. Nearly 200 Tamang houses are built here.

Day 10: Jharlang (Ungul) – Kuri (lunch) – Khaniyabas (1785m/ 5890Ft) 7-8 hrs

Take breakfast at the same place and trek all the way down Jharlang Pahiro (Jharlang landslide) where takes about an hour to cross. Cross with your trek guide will be very convenient and during monsoon its bit slippery so careful ! Just after crossing landscape you trek to Ukhum trek continues all the way down hill to Dungre Khola about 1 ½ hours down hill walking. Cross suspension bridge and uphill walking about 2 ½ hours to get to Kuri Village. This is also a Tamang village lies right on the top of the hill from where you will see the beautiful surrounding landscape and Ganesh Himal ranges mountain views. There is no village or tea shops in between Kaule to Kuri village so some snacks or dry fruits will be very useful to carry with you unless you take heavy breakfast. A bottle of boiled water will be very useful. Great water fall view, paddy terraces and little bit of jungle walking experience will make you interesting walking of the day. After lunch trek continue and passing through Birchet village finally arrive at Khaniyabas Village or so called it Satya Devi. It’s about 2 ½ hours walk from lunch spot and Satya Devi has several local lodges/tea shops for the trekkers. Next to school or Shree Bachchhala Devi temple, it will be nice to camp because small bush and open ground space will make you easier for camping. On the clear weather day you will have the best and breath taking sun set views. Ankhu river views and Todke hill in horizon gives you magnificent landscape scenery. Tamang, Bhramin and Dalit people live in Khaniyabas.

Day 11: Khaniyabas – Megang Danda (3220m /10626Ft) 5-6 hrs

After breakfast trek to easy walk to Thambu Khola about an hour and then trek all the stone steps uphill walking Kimdang gaon (2 ½ hours walking) stop for lunch and trek to Megang Danda walking a big dense jungle right on the hill top. Being dense jungle wild animal may encounter so trek with your guide or helper is highly recommended. There is a dirt road in Kimtang to Trisuli Bazaar but only winter you will get a sharing local jeep but in the monsoon impossible to drive due to muddy track/road. Megang is another breath taking Mountain View point from where you will experience of 270 degrees mountain views. There used to be several lodges but due to road construction lodges removed however there is a basic lodges for the trekkers/travelers to spend a night.

Day 12: Megang Danda – Trisuli Bazaar – Kathmandu (1310m/4323Ft) – 6 hrs walk and 4 hrs driving

You may trek to Trisuli Bazaar 6 hours down hill scenic walking or walk up to Deurali 1 ½ hours walking and then share local bus/Jeep with other people to Trisuli Bazaar (2 hours driving) and then continue drive back to Kathmandu by local bus (4 hours driving) or a private car/vehicle.

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Service Includes:-

  • Kathmandu to Betrawati by a private car/Mini bus
  • One professional trek guideCook, kitchen boys and spare Sherpa Porters
  • All camping equipment:- Two men tent, toilet tent, dinning tent, kitchen tent, shower tent etc…
  • All kitchen equipment
  • All fresh cooked meals three times a day:- B+L+D with tea/coffee
  • Camping charges
  • Trekking equipment:- Sleeping bag, rain coat, water bottle, down jacket and kit bags.
  • All our crews’:- Food, camping, day wages, insurance, equipment
  • Boiled water for drinking and hot shower
  • Dhading Besi to Kathmandu by a private car/private mini van/bus

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  • Hotel and meals in Kathmandu but can be organized on request
  • Personal traveling insurance
  • Personal telephone calls and laundry services
  • Tips
Name of the client Travel Date Nationality Service Rating*
Mark Hsu 13 Sep 2010 China Excellent
Shalu Lamba 8 Sep 2011 India Excellent
Jacqui Rehman 25 Oct 2011 Australia Excellent
Richard Wales 01 Mar 2013 UK Excellent
Kelly Clark 09 Apr 2014 USA Excellent
Holly Walker 12 Oct 2015 Belgium Excellent
Peter Richard 18 Mar 2016 UK Excellent
Shanti Valentino 20 Apr 2016 Italian Excellent

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24 Days Upper DolpoTrekking

Enjoy 24 Days trekking in Nepal in one of the off beat trekking trail in trans-Himalayas section undertaking Upper Dolpa Trekking.

Dolpa is popular region to see Bon Culture and Traditions on its original and unspoiled form.

Upper Dolpa area was open to foreigners only from 1989. Upper Dolpa is located on the section between Tibet and Dhaulagiri range. This is one of the restricted area in Nepal where tourist flow is controlled by the government to minimize the environmental and cultural influences. The trek starts after flying to Jhuphal and follow wildest trekking trail in western region in Nepal. We will get opportunity to spend our time at Shey Phokundo lake and witness unique Bon culture followed by the local inhabitants.

Phoksundo Lake is freshwater Alpine lake located inside Shey Phuksundo National Park in Dolpa region of Nepal. This lake is located at altitude of 3,611.5 m (11,849 ft) above sea level. This lake is also listed in Ramsar site.

Phuksundo area holds significant religious importance to Bon religion followers. There are more than 20 Buddhist Chortens in the south area of the lake. The Eastern bank consist Buddhist ghompa where annual prayer and celebration is organized by local monks.

Duration: 24 Days

Primary Activity: Upper Dolpa Trek

Group Size: 2 & above

Country: Nepal

Arrival on: Kathmandu

Departure from: Kathmandu

Trip Grade: Fairly Strenuous

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Local Lodges/Tea House

 

Max Altitude: 5090meters

Day 01: Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj: 1 hour. Overnight at Hotel

Day 02: Fly from Nepalgunj to Jhuphal (Dolpo) and trek to Dunai (2,850m/3 hours trek). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp or Lodge

Day 03: Trek from Dunai to Ankhe (2,896m/6 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 04: Trek from Ankhe to Sulighat – 6 hours walk. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 05: Trek from Sulighat to Phoksundo Lake (3,611m/5 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 06: Acclimatization and rest at Phoksundo Lake. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 07: Trek to Phoksundo Khola – 5 hours walk. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 08: Trek from Phoksunds Khola to Phoksundo Bhanjyang – 7 hours walk. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 09: Trek from Phoksundo Bhanjyang to Shey Gompa (4,500m) via Kang-La pass (5,360m) – total 5-6 hours walk. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 10: Acclimatization and rest at Shey Gompa

Day 11: Trek from Shey Gompa to Namduna Gaun (4,800m) by passing Saldang La (5,200m) – total walking time 7 hours. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 12: Trek from Namduna Gaun to Saldang (3,620m/4-5 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 13: Trek from Saldang to Yangze Gompa (4,960m/5 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 14: Trek from Yangze Gompa to Sibu (4,560m/7 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 15: Trek from Sibu to Jeng-la Phedi (4,900m/5-6 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 16: Trek from Jeng-la Phedi to Tokyu Gaon (4209m) via Jeng La pass (5,090m) – 5 hours walk. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 17: Trek from Tokyu to Dho Tarap (4,040m) – 5 hours Walk. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 18: Rest Day at Dho Tarap. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 19: Trek Dho Tarap to Tarap Khola (Kamakharka) (3,800m/7 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 20: Trek from Tarap Khola to Khanigaon(3,150m/5 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 21: Trek from Khanigaon to Tarakot (2,537m/5 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 22: Trek from Tarakot to Dunai (2,140m/5-6 hours walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 23: Trek from Dunai to Jhuphal – 2-3 hours walk. Overnight at Local Lodge or Camp

Day 24: Fly from Jhuphal to Nepalgunj and then connect your flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival, drop at your hotel.

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Service Includes:-

  • 24 Days Upper Dolpo trek as per the itinerary with service starting & ending in Kathmandu using local lodges
  • All meals (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner) as mentioned in the itinerary
  • English speaking professional trekking guide for trek
  • Necessary porter as per the group size for trek
  • Kathmandu – Nepalgunj-Jhupal-Nepalgunj-Kathmandu air tickets as currently applicable
  • Restricted area permit fee as applicable
  • Trekking permits as applicable
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • Trekking equipments such as Sleeping bags, Down Jacket, Water Bottle etc.
  • First Aid Box
  • Government taxes as applicable

Service Excludes:-

  • Hotels in Kathmandu and other arrangements such as sightseeing, meals etc.
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Any extra arrangements due to flight delay or cancelation
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  • Any other services not mentioned in cost includes section
Name of the client Travel Date Nationality Service Rating*
Mark Hsu 13 Sep 2010 China Excellent
Shalu Lamba 8 Sep 2011 India Excellent
Jacqui Rehman 25 Oct 2011 Australia Excellent
Richard Wales 01 Mar 2013 UK Excellent
Kelly Clark 09 Apr 2014 USA Excellent
Holly Walker 12 Oct 2015 Belgium Excellent
Peter Richard 18 Mar 2016 UK Excellent
Shanti Valentino 20 Apr 2016 Italian Excellent

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23 Days Kanchanjunga Trekking

Reach to the base camp of the world third highest peak and one of the wildest trekking route in Nepal with 23 Days Kanchanjunga Trekking in Eastern Nepal.

Kanchanjunga trekking is suitable for those enthusiastic trekkers looking for challenging trek in Nepal following one of the wildest trekking trail in Eastern part of the country. Kanchangunja is third highest mountain peak in the world. This trek starts from Taplejung with exploring hilly settlements and finally reaches to both North Base Camp & South Face of the majestic Kanchanjunga. The glacial excursion around Ramche with spectacular view of Janu Himal also known as “Kumbakarna Mountain – sleeping mountain in local language is truly an unforgettable experience.

In 1979 British Mountaineer Pete Boardman stated that the walk to the base of Kanchenjunga was the most beautiful he had ever undertaken. It is a strong contender for “The most beautiful walk in the world.”

The word Kanchenjunga comes from old Tibetan and translates to “Five treasures of snow.” Local inhabitants have worshiped these holy mountains for as long as their stories go back in time. The five treasures are Gold, Silver, Precious Stones, Grain, and Holy Scriptures, referring to the five individual peaks of the Kanchanjunga Himal range.

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Duration:  23 Days

Primary Activity: Kanchanjunga Circuit

Group Size: 2 & above

Country: Nepal

Arrival on: Kathmandu

Departure from: Kathmandu

Trip Grade: Fairly Strenuous

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Local Lodges/Tea House

 

Max Altitude: 5388 meters

 

Day 01: Morning, transfer to Kathmandu airport in time to board flight to Bhadrapur. Drive to Birtamode by local bus. Board a public bus to drive to Phidim. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 02: Drive to Suketar & trek to Mitlung (921 m/5 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 03: Trek from Mitlung to Chirwa (1,270 m/5-6 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 04: Trek from Chirwa to Sukathum (1,576 m/5-6 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 05: Trek from Sukathum to Amjilosa (2,308 m /6-7 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 06: Trek from Amjilosa to Gyabla (2,730 m /6-7 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 07: Trek from Gyabla to Ghunsa (3,595 m/5-6 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 08: Acclimatisation day at Ghunsa. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 09: Trek from Ghunsa to Kambachen (4,050 m/5-6 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 10: Acclimatisation Day at Kambachen. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 11: Trek from Kambachen to Lhonak (4,780 m/6-7 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 12: Trek to Pangpema/Kanchenjunga North Base Camp (5,388 m/6-7 Hrs Walk). From here you will see majestic view of enjoy the splendor of Jannu, Kanchenjunga and Chang Himal. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 13: Trek back to Kambachen (4,050 m/6-7 Hrs Walk). Today’s trekking trail offer view of Kanchenjunga, Taple Shikhar, Gimmigela, and Mera Peak among others. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 14: Trek from Kambachen to Ghunsa (3,595 m/3-4 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 15: Trek from Ghunsa to Sele Le (4,290 m/6-7 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge or Yak Hut

Day 16: Trek from Sele Le to Cheram (3,870 m/6-7 hrs). from Sinion la pass you will see excellent view of Janu Himal & Makalu mountain. Descend to Cheram and spend the night there. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge or Yak Hut

Day 17: Trek from Cheram to Ramche (4,580 m). We will follow the stream before climbing on the moraine top until confronted by Kanchenjunga’s southern face. We walk further ahead for a glimpse of the Jannu Himal. Return back to Cheram, 4-5 hrs. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge or Yak Hut

Day 18: Trek from Cheram to Tortong (2,995 m/5-6 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 19: Trek from Tortong to Yamphudin (2,080 m/6-7 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 20: Trek from Yamphudin to Yangpang (1,007 m/6-7 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 21: Trek Yangpang to Thorpu (1,500 m/5-6 Hrs Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 22: Morning drive from Thorpu to Birtamod. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 23: Drive from Birtamod to Bhadrapur by public bus to board flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival, drop at your hotel

Best Deals Available

Service Includes:-

  • 23 Days Kanchanjunga Circuit trek using Local Lodges & Yak Hut as available
  • All meals during trek (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner & tea/Coffee)
  • English speaking professional trekking guide for trek
  • Necessary Porter/s as required (2 Clients = 1 Porter) for trek
  • Kathmandu/Bhadrapur/Kathmandu round-trip airfare as applicable
  • Bhadrapur/Suketar & Tharpu/Bhadrapur transfer by local bus
  • Necessary airport & bus station transfers in Kathmandu
  • Kanchanjunga  National Park entrance fees
  • TIMS permit as applicable
  • Trekking Equipment such as  rain coat, water bottle, down jacket etc.
  • First Aid box
  • Guide’s/Porter’s:- Food, Lodge, bus, day wages, insurance, equipment etc.
  • Some dry fruits
  • Toiletries
  • Trekking map
  • Government taxes as applicable

Service Excludes:-

  • Accommodation, Sightseeing & any arrangements in Kathmandu which can be done on request with extra cost
  • Beverages and other extra arrangements during trek
  • Tips and gratitude for trekking crew (Recommended)
  • Extra arrangements and services not mentioned in cost includes section
Name of the client Travel Date Nationality Service Rating*
Mark Hsu 13 Sep 2010 China Excellent
Shalu Lamba 8 Sep 2011 India Excellent
Jacqui Rehman 25 Oct 2011 Australia Excellent
Richard Wales 01 Mar 2013 UK Excellent
Kelly Clark 09 Apr 2014 USA Excellent
Holly Walker 12 Oct 2015 Belgium Excellent
Peter Richard 18 Mar 2016 UK Excellent
Shanti Valentino 20 Apr 2016 Italian Excellent

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