Dudh Pokhari Trek

  • Trip Code:nha109
  • Destination:Nepal
  • Total Duration:15 Days
  • 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 new and fresh trek routes in the unexplored area of the Everest region. Thus, named after a beautiful lake and one of the most ancient indigenous ethnolinguistic groups of Nepal. Trekking to Dudh Pokhari gives opportunities for those wanting to experience the unique Himalayan culture; also want to explore natural treasures of the area. Khaling Rais are the dominant ethnic group of this area. This trekking will help researchers and anthropologists to explore religious traditions, folk stories, and tradition of the local people.

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 Bhumi 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 through 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 interpreter; and will help you understand the local culture and tradition of the hill tribe. He will share his knowledge with you to make sure you have a memorable time during Dudh Pokhari 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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Reviews

3 of us we had been Nepal for Trekking 5 years ago, I went on a 2 weeks trek around the Annapurna Circuit in Nepal... AMAZING! Bishnu was our fantastic guide and I look forward to organizing our next trek with him in the future. Thanks so much for an awesome trek!

Lou Camp,
Bristol, United Kingdom

" I would like to sincerely recommend Bishnu Lamsal and his agency to whoever is interested in trekking in Nepal and wants to experience both, trekking with an excellent guide and local culture. I met Bishnu 7 years ago when I did Annapurna Base Camp trek with a couple of friends. Bishnu’s professionalism, dedication and willingness to provide an exceptional experience of the mountains, local customs and help us get…

Vera Maras,
Sydney, Austrelia

I went trekking with Ram around the Annapurna Mountains, and really the only way to find out how good it was is going there and doing it. You can be sure it will be a safe trip. Ram takes care of his clients, I felt safe even in the most unfammiliar environment. My worries became taking pictures, if any problem possibility came up Ram had already taken care of before…

HIungano,
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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