Welcome to Nepal! Upon your arrival in Kathmandu Regulus Treks & Expedition receives you at Tribhunvan International Airport and drive you to hotel. If your arrival is at appropriate time then you can enjoy leisurely walk in the streets of Thamel. It is a prime destination for foreigners. It is said that Kathmandu visit is incomplete without strolling in this part of the city. Overnight in a hotel.
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2 Kathmandu sightseeing
From the second day of your arrival starts our trip mission. Today you visit Kathmandu, also known as city of temples with our guide. Basically there are four major touring sites in Kathmandu. They are: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Swoyambhunath Stupa and and Bouddhanath Stupa. And the main part is these all four sites are listed in World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You will be introduced to your guide by Regulus. You can have good conversation with him regarding the upcoming trip. You can enjoy the night life of Thamel which completely depends on your wish. Overnight in Thamel.
Day 3 Fly to Biratnagar/Drive to Hile
Today we catch flight to Biratnagar. It is around 50 minute flight from Kathmandu. Biratnagar is second largest town of the country. From Biratnagar we drive north to reach Hile. It is around two hour drive. Here we stay at night.
Day 4 Trek to Mongmaya Khola
Our trekking actually begins from today. From Hile we head towards Pakhribas. We go through rice fields and arrive at Mongmaya Khola (River). In the meadow of Mongmaya Khola we will arrange camp to stay overnight.
Day 5 Trek to Surtibari
It is a gentle walk of around six hour today. We walk along the bank of river to arrive at Surtibari. There are few houses here. We stay overnight at Surtibari.
Day 6 Trek to Tumlingtar
Tumlingtar is around seven hours walk from Surtibari. We cross hanging ropeways over the river. It is quite challenging. We descend before arriving at Tumlingtar. T Here we halt at night.
Day 7 Trek to Kartike
We follow terrace farm lands and ascend to reach loosely settled villages. The houses here are built by using local materials especially, bamboos. We cross Arun River and arrive at Kartikeghat where we put off at night.
Day 8 Trek to Gothey
It is uphill walk till Chalise. A gradual ascend will take us to Gothey Bazaar and here we stay at night.
Day 9 Trek to Phedi
After breakfast we begin our trail. We arrive at Irkhu River. Further walk will take us to Dhobane Danphe. Phedi is our next on the way destination. Here we will spend our night.
Day 10 Trek to Gurase
Today we have to climb and it is a bit challenging. We climb till Jaubari. We cross rhododendron forests and arrive at Gurase where we will halt at night. The meaning of Gurase is rhododendron.
Day 11 Trek to Sanam
Salpa Phedi is our first destination today. Now we follow steep climb to reach Sherpa village called Sanam. You will get chance to know about Sherpa people and their culture. They are mountain people who are natural climbers. We spend overnight at Sanam.
Day 12 Trek to Bung
It takes around seven hours to reach Bung from Sanam. The village is at an altitude of 1900m. It is ascending trail. We rest at Bung.
Day 13 Trek to Gaikharka
The meaning of Gaikharka is—cow grazing field. It is tough climbing today as the route is full of steep climb. It is at an altitude of 2,300m. we set our camp here.
Day 14 Trek to Vasme
Vase is at around five hours walk distance from Gaikharka. It is arduous walk. We stay overnight at Vasme.
Day 15 Trek to Pangum
As usual our trail begins after breakfast. Pangum is a High Pass. The Pangum village is at around couple of hours away from Pangum. Here we will spend night enjoying local culture and food.
Day 16 Trek to Puyan
It is a downhill walk. Before arriving at Puyan the trail passes through ridge to meet Jiri route. The route to Puyan from here is relatively easy.we put off at Puyan.
Day 17 Trek to Lukla
We pass through forests and loose settlements to arrive at Lukla. It is a popular destination among Everest Base Camp trekkers. Many tourists dwell here enjoying local culture and wine. Here we stay overnight.
Day 18 Flight to Kathmandu
We take early flight to Kathmandu from Lukla. It is around half an hour scenic flight. We have entire day to roam around Kathmandu. Here you can purchase souvenirs for your friends and family. In the evening Regulus will offer farewell dinner. We put off at a hotel.
Day 19 Departure to your country
Your trekking ends here today. We will drop you at airport three hours earlier to schedule flight. We are thankful to you as you gave us opportunity to serve. See you soon!