Dudh Pokhari Trek

  • Destination:Nepal
  • Total Duration:15 Days
  • Trip Code:nha109
  • Trip Grade:Moderate And Challenging
  • Best Time:Spring/Autumn
  • Max Elevation:4561
  • Group Size:min 2 / max 15
  • Transportation:By Land/Air

Trip Highlights

  • Newly opened trekking routes in Nepal
  • Experience Kirant ethnic culture & lifestyle
  • Captivating views of Himalayan mountain range
  • Rich vegetation with flora and fauna
  • Observe Bhume Dance, Chandi Dance & Naghi Pooja

Tour Overview

Dudh Pokhari  Trek is newly introduced and actively promoted route in the unexplored area of the Everest region. This trekking is named after a beautiful lake and one of the most ancient indigenuous ethnolinguistic groups of Nepal. Trekking to Dudh Pokhari Khaling trek gives opportunities for those wanting to experience unique trans-Himalayan culture and explore natural treasures of the area. Khaling Rais are dominant ethnic group of this area. This trekking will help a lot to researchers and anthropologists to explore religious traditions, folk stories and tradition of the local ethnic group of people who are struggling to preserve their own cultural heritage. Khaling Rais have their own language and proactive both in joint and nuclear family ties. Chhan (locally fermented millet/rice wine) is an indispensable part of their food and culture. The Bhume Dance, the Chandi Dance and the Naghi Pooja are some of their major rituals. They believe that it is essential to worship their ancestors and the earth deity in order to continue human existence. Although they belong to Kirant ethnic group of Nepal, the Khaling Rais celebrate the Hindu and Buddhist festivals as well. Dudh Pokhari Khaling trekking is the best way to meet the local ethnic people, observe their rural lives and experience how they manage their day to day life.

Walking thorugh rhododendron and oak forests, Buddhist monasteries and mountain villages is an unforgettable experience for every trekker. Dudh Pokhari Khaling trekking is the perfect hideaway. Most places along the trails are far away from modern civilization. It means you are going to travel back in time!

Your accompanying trekking guide will be an interpret and will help you understand the local culture and tradition of the hill tribe. He will share his passion and his knowledge with you to make sure you have a memorable time during the trek.


Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu & transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing & trek preparation.

Day 03: Fly Kathmandu to Phaplu (2469m) and trek to Salleri (2390m)

Day 04: Trek to Ringmo & Takshindu (3,060m)

Day 05: Trek to Shasrabeni (3835m) & Beni (4000m)

Day 06: Trek to Dudhkund (4561m)

Day 07: Trek to Takshindu / Ringmo

Day 08: Trek to Nunthala (2,194m) Thulo Dhunga

Day 09: Trek to Sombare

Day 10: Rest/Acclimatization at Sombare

Day 11: Trek to Changmiteng / Ratnange

Day 12: Trek to Phaplu (2469m)

Day 13: Fly Phaplu to Kathmandu

Day 14: Free day in Kathmandu

Day 15: Final Departure

Cost Includes

  • Pick up & drop from/ to Tribhuwan international Airport
  • 4 nights’ hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu valley with the city guide
  • All monuments entrance permit during the sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • Flight tickets Kathmandu – Phaplu- Kathmandu
  • Private transport while sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • All camping equipment, two men tents, Dining tent, Kitchen Tent, Toilet Tent, Table chairs and Mattresses during the trekking
  • Trekking guide, Sherpa, Cook, Kitchen staff and porters
  • All necessary equipment for Nepalese staff
  • Sagarmatha National Park Permit
  • Accidental and medical Insurance of Nepalese staff
  • TIMS card
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Excludes

  • International flight ticket with airport tax
  • Sleeping bag / Jackets and other necessary equipments during the trek
  • Nepal entry visa
  • Personal equipments for trekking
  • Your personal travel/medical insurance
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses/Bar bills.
  • Tips for our crew
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation by Helicopter
  • In case of natural calamities i.e. political unrest, cancellation of flight due to weather, landslides etc the extra charge should be born by the clients.

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