Everest View and Sherpa Culture Trek
The Everest view and Sherpa Culture Trek offers a dual opportunity to explore the lifestyle and traditions of highlanders along with enjoying panoramic views of snow capped mountains. In our Everest View and Sherpa culture trek, we follow a trail through beautiful forests, culturally rich villages, monasteries and the land of the unsung heroes of Everest, the Sherpas.
The Everest view and Sherpa Culture Trek begins after your arrival at the International Airport in Kathmandu. We embark for sightseeing at the UNESCO world heritage sites around the Kathmandu Valley followed by a pre-trip meeting and preparations. After having our early meal, we board an early morning scenic flight to Lukla airstrip and trek towards Phakding. After crossing suspension bridges multiple times above the Dudh Koshi River, and passing through beautiful Rhododendron forests, we enter Sagarmatha National Park and arrive at the popular Sherpa village of Namche Bazaar at the end of the day. Namche Bazaar is the trading center in the Everest region. We then follow the trail towards Khumjung, the stone paved path has views of potato and other vegetable fields. There is a Khumjung Gompa at top of the town where we can see the skull of a yeti preserved since long ago. From Khumjung, we ascend towards Thamo and trek down to Thame. From here you can see picturesque views of the snow capped peaks like Kwangde and Kangpoche. Thame Gompa is located above the village overlooking the valley where in Spring celebrations of the Mani Rimdu festival take place. We spend three nights at Thame as we visit the nearby Khure Kharka pasture land and Kyaro Gompa in two consecutive days. Leaving Thame behind, we descend to Namche Bazaar, Lukla and catch a flight back to Kathmandu.
Everest View and Sherpa Culture Trek is a short and comfortable trek in the Everest region of Nepal suitable for all travel lovers who want to explore Sherpa culture, tradition and lifestyle along with enjoying fabulous views of the Everest Himalayas. Join the Everest View and Sherpa Culture Trek with Nepal Mountain Trekkers and you will certainly have unforgettable trekking and exploring memories from the Everest region of Nepal.
Tilicho Lake and Mesokonta la Pass Trek
Tilicho Lake and Mesokonta La Pass Trek is a chance to experience Himalayan nature at its best. During Tilicho Lake and Mesokonta La Pass Trek, we get to be at the highest lake in the world, Tilicho Lake and during our 19 days of adventure, we trek through beautiful forests, picturesque landscapes, diversified vegetation, and fabulous views of Annapurna Himalayas like never seen before. While we embark on this journey, the initial part of this adventure is that of our Annapurna Round Trek whereas after acclimatizing at Manang we head towards Khansar and visit Tilicho Lake via Tilicho Phedi.
Our Tilicho Lake and Mesokonta La Pass Trekking trail then cross Mesokonta La pass at an altitude of 5100m, which is not the highest but a technical one. Finally, we descend towards apple kingdom Marpha, across Lete Khola, visit Tatopani for experiencing natural hot spring followed by a trek to Ghorepani. We drive back to Pokhara and then to Kathmandu which concludes our Tilicho Lake and Mesokonta la Pass Trek.
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Lower Solukhumbu Trek
Lower Solukhumbu Trek is a wonderful opportunity to witness natural and topographical variation along with cultural insights of local Sherpa inhabitants. The major highlight of this trek is in villages. Even though this area is small and rural, the villages are culturally and religiously diverse with lots of artistic ancient monasteries.
We initiate our Lower Solukhumbu trek after your arrival in Kathmandu followed the next day by sightseeing around UNESCO world heritage sites and completing necessary trekking preparations. The journey starts as we board a scenic mountain flight from Kathmandu to the airstrip at Phaplu and begin trekking activity until we reach Jyalsa Tibetan Camp at the end of the day. Further, we visit monasteries like Chiwong Gompa via Taksindo La pass and cross Singsei La pass via Ringmo. In this way, we arrive at the highest point of the trek at Yasa Peak at an altitude of 4140 m above sea level. Finally, the Lower Solukhumbu Trekking track goes through Junbesi, Lamjuta, Phambuk Prak, Loding Ma, and Phaplu before we fly back to Kathmandu.
Lower Solukhumbu Trek is best recommended during the months of September to December season that provides clear views of the mountains. And also the months of March to May are a great seasonal time to view blossoming rhododendron forests. Regarding the fitness level, anyone can join this trip with a reasonable fitness level without any risk of high altitude sickness. Join Lower Solukhumbu Trek with Nepal Mountain Trekkers. Contact us now for booking and further information.
Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek
“To walk in nature is to witness a thousand miracles.”
Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek trail links one of the most popular trekking regions Everest and Makalu. All the way through to the two passes in the valley, the Salpa pass and the Surkie La pass, our trekking trail shall lead us to the holy lake known as Salpa Pokhari. Furthermore, we will enjoy the excellent views of Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyo, and Lhotse, Ama Dablam, Pumori, Thamserku and other numerous peaks of Mahalangur Himalayan range at the eastern part of Nepal Himalaya along the trail.
Overview of Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek
In general, our 15 day Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek is normally silent and quite trek for those who are seeking a reduced amount of jam-packed destination. Firstly, this amazing trekking adventure starts as we board a scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla. Our trekking trail shall take you between the Sagarmatha and Makalu Barun National park. During our initial trekking days, we make our way through beautiful landscapes at culturally affluent Sherpa villages of Paiya, Panggom, Najingdingma, Bung, Sanam before reaching Salpa Pokhari.
In fact, a very few tourists discover and explore this fascinating trek route; home to Kulung and Sherpa tribal communities with conventional traditions and cultures, that hasn’t tainted or altered for countless centuries. Moreover, our trekking trail passes along the holy lake Salpa Pokhari (3,458m), beautiful waterfalls and many Sherpa settlements. Along the entire trekking routes, you will enjoy the excellent views of Everest, Makalu and other numerous peaks of Mahalangur Himalayan range.
Some more about the trek
We, in general, shall recommend this trek to those travel enthusiasts who seek and desire a lesser amount of crowd along the trekking paths. Being at the altitude of 3,358 meters the topmost point of our trek shall be Salpa Bhanjyang. Likewise, this trekking region have blessings of an incredible diversity of nature and culture.
The heady scent of pine trees, tender sound of rivulets and tweeting of birds alongside with the extravagant views of rhododendron forest, shrubs & bushes shall be experienced on our Lukla to Tumlingtar trek trail, more different than other popular trekking routes of this region. Finally, as we get to the end of our trek we shall pass Salpa Phedi to reach our next destination Gothe Bazaar. Afterwards, we shall descend downwards to Tumlingtar via Majwa and Kartiki Ghat. And so here we shall conclude our short yet amazing trek with a flight back to Kathmandu from Tumlingtar.
Who can join this trek and how?
It is a reasonably restrained trekking path which is comprised of a rewarding journey through beautiful villages, forests and alpine surroundings all the way up to the summit. However, for our Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek, it is not required to have any preceding mountaineering and trekking knowledge. Generally, the best preferred season for this trekking is from March to May and August to December however this trek can also be done throughout the entire year. Contact Nepal Mountain Trekkers now and be part of this virtues journey through eastern Nepal.
Thorong Peak Climbing
Thorong Peak Climbing
Upper Dolpo Trek (Camping)
Upper Dolpo Trek is one of the most challenging adventures experienced in rural areas of western Nepal. Dolpo region was lately opened to outsiders. Still, Upper Dolpo Trekking is off the beaten path and welcomes fewer visitors compared to other popular trekking regions. Upper Dolpo is the largest district of Nepal on the basis of land; that comprises a geographical structure quite similar to Tibetan highlands. Visit the deepest lake of the world, Shey Phoksundo, get insight into the authentic lifestyle of local inhabitants, encounter rare floras and faunas along strenuous ascend and descend makes this trek one hell of an amazing experience.
Overview of Upper Dolpo Trek
We begin our Upper Dolpo Trek as we take a domestic flight to Nepalgunj followed by another flight to Juphal. It is the starting point of the trek from where we start our trekking activity; towards astounding villages, settlements, lakes, waterfalls, ridge, mountains, yak pastures, etc.; all the to way Phoksundo Lake, Shey Gompa, and numerous other settlements. In adventurous passion, we get back to Juphal, Nepalgunj, and fly back to Kathmandu after long more than twenty days of trekking.
During our Upper Dolpo Trek, we will be entering the region that seems like it is separated from the rest of the world. Along with the magical views of the Himalayas; the major highlights of this trek lie in its exploring and learning opportunity of local living and lifestyle. And finally, it takes you into the wild. Whereas, passing through a couple of main high passes namely Shey La at 5000 m and Jeng La at 5110 m; it really tests your fitness level. Moreover, Upper Dolpo Trek is fully tent camp trekking except in major cities, which is a heavenly experience for adventure lovers. Also while embarking for Upper Dolpo Trek, trekkers require a special permit. We will be arranging the permits and including their cost in the total trip cost of Upper Dolpo Trek. Regarding the best seasons, the months from May to November are an ideal time to join in.
Who can join this trek and how?
Upper Dolpo Trek is a long and challenging off-the-beaten-path adventure around remote areas of Nepal. Therefore it requires a high level of physical fitness along with a trekking experience around Himalayan surroundings. Hence, if you are passionate about experiencing what it is like to trek into the wild then join our Upper Dolpo Trek for an incredible adventure. For information about Upper Dolpo Trek or to join this trek, simply drop your inquiry or fill the Booking form.
Narphu and Kanga la Pass Trek
The Annapurna Nar Phu valley and Kanga la Pass Trek is perfect for those trekkers who have enough time. And longing to wander into the beautiful less trodden remote districts of Nepal passing through amazing trekking courses. This tented outdoors trek offers the pictorial scene of recently opened district of Nar and Phu valley; arranged only north of the mainstream Annapurna circuit course.
Overview of Nar Phu and Kanga La Pass Trek
The Nar Phu valley geology is Trans-Himalayan and like that of Tibet. Trails are still tough that have changed minimally throughout the years. We will spend a couple of days exploring this remote valley and cross the Kang La pass (5,300m) while in transit to Manang. Leaving extremely popular Manang we make a beeline for Jomsom through the best-kept mystery remote trekking course of Meso Kantu pass (5,099m) and the world’s most astounding arranged exceptional Tilicho Lake (5,300m). This less trodden trail offers an all the more difficult and energizing different option for the mainstream Thorong La go on the Annapurna Circuit Trekking course. We take mountain flights to Pokhara to appreciate our invigorating voyage to Nar Phu valley and Tilicho lake trip.
When to go for this trek? Who can join and how?
The best season for Nar Phu and Kanga La Pass Trek is during the spring months of March, April, and May. Also, during the dry autumn season of September, October and November. You must be physically and mentally fit to take up the challenge put in front of you to enjoy this trekking adventure to the fullest. Join Narphu and Kanga la Pass Trek with Nepal Mountain Trekkers to make your dream trip come true. Contact us for booking and more information. Or you can also fill the Booking Form to let us know about your interest in this trek.
Rara Lake Trek
Trekking in Nepal around majestic Rara Lake is like watching a beautiful piece of art. As a painter dissolves several colors and creates magic on his canvas; in a similar passion, nature has blended its colors and created a heavenly site offering an exclusive opportunity for visitors to witness the amazing beauty of nature. While we walk through lush green forests, invest our energy to get on top of the valley, cross pasture lands, and culturally rich villages; the authentic lifestyle of local inhabitants is experienced personally with utmost simplicity. Rara Lake itself is the main highlight of this trip, which is the largest lake of Nepal in the smallest but diversified Rara National Park. Believed to be the most beautiful national park, it is covered with coniferous forest which is the home to numerous floras and faunas. Rare habitats like snow trout fish are only found here in the crystal clear water of Rara Lake. Whereas national park is also a great place for bird watching and spotting other endangered species like Danfe, musk deer, etc. Kanjirowa Himal is reflected on Rara Lake on a clear day creating the perfect panoramic picture that enchants every visitor for sure.
The natural and cultural journey towards Rara Lake begins with a flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj followed by another connecting domestic flight to Simikot. Then we follow off the beaten path through beautiful villages, forested lands, grasslands, riverbanks, several ascends, and descends for around ten days of adventure trekking to arrive at Rara. Accommodation during the trek would be a mix of camping and homestay that gives us a real feeling of adventure with an opportunity to get close with locals. Farming local produce with honey hunting also comes under local profession living in these areas. Most of the local inhabitants are belong to a poor underprivileged backward society unknown to modernization and sophisticated technologies. Their life is not simple but simplicity is found in them. Therefore, travelers visiting this beautiful place will also play a major role in uplifting their lifestyle. Tourism creates jobs. Also, Tourism is the main source of income and the best way to support the local economy.
In this way, the magnificence of exploring rural areas around Rara Lake can be continued for a couple of more days towards Chauta, Nauri Ghat, and Jumla before catching a flight to Nepalgunj or we fly directly from Talcha to Nepalgunj. Finally after getting back to the capital city of Kathmandu concludes our naturally beautiful and culturally rich Rara Lake Trek.
Rara Lake Trek is not high-altitude trekking; therefore altitude sickness should not be a problem. However, you must be physically fit and should be ready to take up challenges out in front of you while walking on the rural off the beaten trails. If you visit during the spring months of March, April and May, you will be blessed with blossoming rhododendron trees. And during the autumn season, the weather is fine with crystal clear magnificent landscape and neighboring Himalayan views. So, if it’s Rara Lake Trek then make it happen with Nepal Mountain Trekkers! Contact us for further information about this trip.
Simikot Kailash Lhasa Tour
Mount Kailash at Tibet is believed to be the home of Lord Shiva that holds great religious importance for Hindus, Buddhists, Jains, and ancient Bon religion followers. Mt. Kailash is also the source of the raging river of Karnali, Sutlej, Indus, and Brahmaputra crossing the Tibetan plateau. Annually, thousands of pilgrims around Kailash Mountain which is also popularly known as Kailash Kora. It is believed that a clockwise circuit tour of Kailash mountain is said to erase the sins of a lifetime.
Mt. Kailash at 6714m itself offers great views of Himalayan views. Nearby holy mountain Kailash, Manasarover lake is another pilgrimage site that simply makes us immerse in its crystal clear blue natural awesomeness. During our Simikot Kailash Lhasa Tour, we initially board a flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj followed by another connecting flight to Simikot and make it all the way to Mt. Kailash, Manasarover lake and finally Lhasa by trekking and driving. And after arriving at Lhasa we go sightseeing around world-famous sites, monasteries and finally we fly back to Kathmandu at the end of our trip. Visit picturesque monasteries, pilgrimage lakes, circuiting around Mt. Kailash, and experiencing Lhasa sightseeing are the highlights of this trip. “There are countless beautiful landscapes in the Himalayas, in the Trans-Himalaya, and in their areas of high Asia, yet the view from Gosul Gompa cross the lake and the surrounding mountains surpass everything I have seen”, wrote Sven Hedin in “Transhimalaya” (1909).
Simikot Kailash Lhasa Tour can be joined at any time of the year. This tour is an excellent opportunity for all travel lovers to witness the authentic lifestyle of local inhabitants in rural Nepal while making all the way to pilgrimage sites at Tibet, sightseeing around Lhasa, and get back to the cultural hub of Kathmandu. Contact us for booking and further information.
Nepal Bhutan Sikkim Darjeeling Tour
If you are searching for a trip to diverse nations of Bhutan, Sikkim, and Darjeeling including Nepal, then this tour package is the one for you. Giving you one of a kind opportunity to encounter the supernatural Himalayan Kingdom’s of Nepal and Bhutan other than Sikkim and Darjeeling in North East India, we shall commence our amazing tour with a visit to the medieval Capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu, so rich in design and culture that the whole valley has earned the status of World Heritage Site. Next, travel to the concealed mythical serpent kingdom of Bhutan, a nation is known for the ‘Thunder Dragon’ will appeal to you with antiquated societies, design, intriguing celebrations, and the ageless routine of Buddhism. We then drive to an old kingdom of Sikkim situated amongst Nepal and Bhutan which is presently some portion of India. Enveloped by immaculate common magnificence, this little however enthralling state offers a fabulous perspective of compelling Kanchenjunga. Towards the end, visit Darjeeling prevalently known as the “Queen of the Hills” and furthermore popular for Darjeeling Tea and home to Himalayan Railway that is additionally now a world legacy site.
Contact Nepal Mountain Trekkers and join our 11 days Nepal Bhutan Sikkim Darjeeling Tour right now for a trip to capture all the exotic experiences available in these overwhelmingly beautiful destinations.