Jours: 12 / Difficulté: 2 of 5 (Modérée)
Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek connects one of the most common trekking areas of Everest region with the off-beaten trails of Makalu region. Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek is a silent yet interesting trek for travelers seeking a less crowded route. With the outstanding views of Everest (8848m), Makalu (8481m), and other peaks of Mahalangur Himalayan range, walk along the gorge of two high passes, Salpa Bhanjyang (3350m) and Surke La Pass (3085m), to reach the sacred lake of Salpa Pokhari (3460m). Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek gives you an authentic feel of Nepal as you traverse on the quite terrain, vivid with natural and cultural richness.
The 12 days Lukla to Tumlingtar trek takes you through both the Sagarmatha National Park and Makalu Barun National Park. The exploration begins with a picturesque flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, the most thrilling airport in the world. You get to relish attractive sceneries as you walk through culturally rich Sherpa and Rai villages of Paiya, Panggom, Najingdingma, Bung, and Sanam before reaching Salpa Pokhari. Salpa Pokhari is a pilgrimage site for people of different religion and culture, especially the Kirants, who believe that the lake is an equivalent of Ganges River in India. At the altitude of 3350 meters, the highest point of the trek is Salpa Bhanjyang. Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek is blessed with an unbelievable richness in nature and culture. Rich aroma of pine trees, tender sound of streams and chirping of birds, along with beautiful views of rhododendron forest, shrubs, and bushes, can be experienced during Lukla to Tumlingtar Trek. At the end of the trek, the trail passes Salpa Phedi to reach Gothe Bazaar. From there onwards, the trail walks down to Tumlingtar to finally take a flight back to Kathmandu.
Swiss Family Treks and Expedition offers a wide range of options regarding trekking in the quieter terrain of Nepal. We believe that a tree can be as fun as the guide, accompanying the travelers, lets it be, so we provide you with a friendly guide who is fluent in speaking English. We also provide you with the best accommodation option available in the place. Kindly, note that you should check-in for all the domestic flights at least one hour prior to the flight schedule, and also understand that the flights are subject to delay.