Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, our company representative picks you up and then transfers you to the 3-star hotel. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunge and trek to Sailung (Khola Kharka) 2950m/2 hours,
Leaving behind the capital city, we drive towards Dhunge early in the morning. After 5 hours of the scenic ride to Dhunge, we start our trek to the village of Sailung, inhabited by Tamang and Sherpa communities. It is about 2 hours climb to reach Sailung hilltop. Overnight at the homestay.
Day 3: Explore to Thulo Sailung & Rajveer Environs,
Today we take a day to explore Sailung village. We take a short walk to the high point of Sailung at the altitude of 3146m which offers spectacular view of Manaslu (8156m), Annapurna (8091m), Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Langtang (7234m), Ganesh Himal (7422m), Melungtse (7181m), Everest (8848m), and Kanchenjunga (8586m). Tamang people regard the hillside village of Thulo Sailung as home to their deity, Sailung Phoi Sibda Karpo or “White Male Lord of the Earth”. Overnight at the homestay.
Day 4: Trek from Kholakharka-Rajveer-Surkey 1840m/5 hours,
Leaving the village of Sailung, we descend through the forested trail to Surkey and visit Rajveer Monastery, en route. We also pass through several Sherpa and Tamang villages along with the Buddhist gompas surrounded by prayer flags, Chortens, and Mani walls. We also come across the 40-ft Thinghare Waterfall before arriving in Surkey. Overnight at Homestay.
Day 5: Trek from Surkey-Tinghare-Doramba 2055m/4 hours,
We begin our trek towards Tinghare where we get to enjoy the Thami Cultural Programme. We then continue to trek through Doramba Valley along the forested hillside to the terraced fields. Doramba is the largest Tamang settlements in Nepal. Later in the evening, we can enjoy the Tamang cultural performances. Overnight at Homestay in Doramba.
Day 6: Trek from Doramba-Galba-Khandadevi 2000m/5 hours,
Today, we begin our trek by ascending to the sacred Hindu shrine of Agleshswari Danda from where we can get an amazing view of the mountains and the Mahabharata hills below. We continue to climb downhill through a local slate mine and forested area to arrive at Galpa Bazaar. Upon reaching Khandadevi, we go to visit Khandadevi Temple located at the top of 1985m peak surrounded by Mani walls. The temple is dedicated to the Goddess Khada Devi. Overnight at Homestay.
Day 7: Trek from Khandadevi-Hiledevi/Dongme 1980m/4 hours,
Today, we trek towards Hiledevi/Dongme through a densely forested path filled with pine trees, where we may encounter different birds and animals. We also come across the massive rock that is adorned with an image of Shiva, before arriving at the Yolmo village of Dongme. Overnight at Homestay.
Day 8: Trek from Hiledevi-Sunapati-Lubughat 820m/4 hours,
Leaving Hiledevi behind, we climb down to Lubughat village. We trek early morning through the newly renovated eco trail to arrive at the Sunapati hilltop to enjoy the sunrise view. We then descend to Lubughat village located on the bank of Sun Koshi River. Overnight at Homestay.
Day 9: Drive from Lubughat-Nepalthowk-Dhulikhel-Kathmandu
We walk for 45-minutes through the valley to reach Nepalthowk. We then drive back to Kathmandu in our own private vehicle enjoying the roadside view. Overnight at 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 10: Final Departure from Kathmandu
We drop you off at Tribhuvan International Airport 3 hours before the scheduled flight for your final departure.
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