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.
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.
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.
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.
If this itinerary doesn’t suit your requirement or if you want to customize it, please feel free to contact us. This trek could be customized as per your required time frame and budget limits.
Day 1 : Arrive in Kathmandu:
Day 2 : Sightseeing and preparation for trek.:
Day 3 : Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla then trek to Paiya (2730m/8956 ft):
Day 4 : Paiya to Panggom (2850m/9350 ft):
Day 5 : Panggom to Najingdingma (2910m/9547 ft):
Day 6 : Najingdingma to Bung (1677m/5500 ft):
Day 7 : Bung to Sanam (2850m/9350 ft):
Day 8 : Sanam to Guranse via Salpa pokhari (3350m/10990 ft):
Day 9 : Guranse to Phedi (2760m/9055 ft):
Day 10 : Salpa Phedi to Gothe Bazaar (1128m/3700 ft):
Day 11 : Gothe Bazaar to Majwa (2550m/8366 ft):
Day 12 : Majwa to Kartiki Ghat (457m/1499 ft):
Day 13 : Kartiki Ghat to Tumlingtar (410m/1345 ft):
Day 14 : Flight from Tumlintar to Kathmandu:
Day 15 : Farewell Day: