Day 1: Arrival
in KathmanduAltitude: 1400m
arrival in the Kathmandu airport, our representative will meet, greet and
welcome you and transfer you to your confirmed hotel. You can rest relax and
enjoy your time in the hotel or you can stroll around the city. Overnight Hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu
to Chalsa via Phaplu
Flight duration: 40min
Altitude: 2470m, Hiking distance
After having breakfast in the hotel, you will fly from Kathmandu to Phaplu. From Phaplu, you will start trekking to reach salleri
which is the headquarters of Solukhumbu district where you will have a short
tea-break. Salleri lies just above the river line and you can have the beautiful
views of the valley and surrounding areas. From Salleri you hike to Chalsa, a
Tibetan refugee village located on top of hill. In Chalsa, you will have time
to observe the local culture and lifestyle along with the spectacular views of
different peaks of the Himalayan range. Overnight in Local Lodge.
Day 3: Chalsa
to Bogal Danda
Altitude: 2120m, Hiking duration: 5/6 hours
Today your hike
is slowly downhill and you will walk through several villages with some
scattered houses. You also see the beautiful views of Makalu and Mera La, two
giant mountains in Everest region. Around mid-day you reach Nele, a local
market area. You will have some rest in Nele and continue walking up-hill to reach
Bogal Danda. Overnight in Local Lodge.
Day 4: Bogal Danda to Twentar
Altitude: 650m, Hiking duration: 5 hours
You will have
your Breakfast in the lodge and start walking down to Twentar, the lowest point
on the trek at 650m. Your whole day trek goes on from several villages of
different ethnic groups prevailing in Nepal such as Rai/Chettre / Bramahn /
Dalit communities. You will walk through Sal forest and the trail is going up
and down where you will hear the natural chant of rivers and streams. The
jungle is natural habitat for monkeys, deers, cheetas and bears; sometimes you
might co-inside with any of them on the way. You will reach the riverside in
the afternoon which lies 490 meter above sea level. This area is famous spot
for fishing, if you are interested, you can try to catch a fish or just relax
and go for a swim. Overnight in Local
Day 5: Twentar to Necha village
Altitude: 1720m, Hiking duration: 5 hours
You will start
ascending up through beautiful jungle to reach the higher lands of the Himalaya.
In the afternoon, you will reach Necha and explore the local people's village
and their lifestyle and the surrounding environment. Necha is a village which
offers beautiful Mountain View. Overnight
in Local Lodge.
Day 06: - Rest
Day in Necha Village.
Today is your rest day in Necha Village. You can rest and relax and
explore around the village along with the hospital. Afterwards, you can
visit local people's houses and can enjoy the food provided by them with
hospitality. Here, you will get adequate time to interact with local people.
You also can explore the features of local attitude and behavior, and the
challenges of living in an isolated mountain area of Nepal. In every Thursday,
local people organize the market in which they involve in buying and selling of
local and imported products. You might get the opportunity to visit the local
market, in case the trip will fall on a Thursday. Overnight in Local Lodge.
Day 7: Necha
Altitude: 2200m, Hiking duration:4 hours
You will have
your breakfast in Necha Village and start walking down to Gairi. You will walk
through farmer’s villages and fields enjoying the natural surroundings along
with the mountain view of some of mountains to reach Gairi. You will reach
Gairi in the afternoon. Gairi is a village with the scattered settlement of
Tamang and Newar community. You can observe the culture and explore the village
in the evening. Overnight in Local
Day 8: Gairi
Altitude: 2650m, Hiking duration: 5 hours
commence walking up-hill to reach Pattale. The trek will take you from deeply
embedded forest to the grasslands, the grazing field of local Yaks. This area
is one of the colder zones, among the places; you will go through during the
trek. In the afternoon you reach Patale village, known for its beautiful Mountain
View point. Overnight in Local Lodge.
Day 9: Pattale to Pike Base Camp
Altitude: 3450m, Hiking duration: 6 hours
You will leave
Pattale and head towards The Pike Base Camp. You will walk to the top of the
hill through Rhododendron and Juniper forests with great views on the valley or
mountains. On the way, there are just few small villages. In the evening, you
will reach Pike Base Camp. Here, you can see numbers of Yak houses which can
serve you Yak milk. Overnight Camp.
Day 10: Summit Pike and return to Base Camp
Altitude: 4047m, Hiking duration: 1.5 hours
Today, you will climb the Pike peak. You hike from
base camp to the summit. At the summit you can see the world’s highest mountain
Mount Everest; named after the first person who ever measured the height of the
mountain. At this point the guide will tell you about the mountain and other
ranges. You will also have an amazing panorama view on the greater Himalayas. You
will return back to the base camp and you can spend the remaining time in exploring
the area. Overnight Camp.
Day 11: Pike base camp to Tamakhani
Altitude: 2240 m, Hiking duration: 6/7 hours
You will have
your Breakfast in the camp and commence walking to reach Tamakhani. You will
pass through several villages and see the lifestyle of the local population on
the way to Tamakhani. Overnight lodge.
Day 12: Tamakhani to Phaplu
Altitude: 2473m, Hiking duration: 6/7 hours
Today is the
last day of your trekking. You will move to Phaplu from Tamakhani which takes
6-7 hours walking. Upon your arrival in Phaplu, you will check-in to the lodge
where you will get the facilities like good room, nice hot sour, and choice on
foods etc. Overnight lodge.
Day 13: Fly
Phaplu to Kathmandu
Flight duration: 40 min
You will have your breakfast in the lodge and then you will move towards
the Phaplu airport to fly back to Kathmandu. You might see some of the mountain
ranges if the weather is clear.
Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel.
You can use the remaining time of your day in rest and relaxation. Overnight hotel.
Day 14: Free day in Kathmandu
Today, you have a full free day to either explore the city or freshen up
yourself. You can either engage in strolling around the city and shopping token
of love for your loved ones. Overnight hotel.
Day 15: Final Departure
Have your breakfast in the morning and according to your flight time our office representative will come to pick you up in the hotel and will drop you at the airport for your departure. Have a safe journey.