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 a flight to Biratnagar. It is around 50-minute flight from Kathmandu. Biratnagar is the second largest town in the country. From Biratnagar, we drive north to reach Hile. It is around a two-hour drive. Here we stay at night.
Day 4 Trek to Shidua
It is a gradual uphill walk of around six hours today. We begin our trail after breakfast. We pass through terraced fields and pasturelands to arrive at Baruntse Dada. We go further following the ridge of Tamor River to arrive at a hill. Shidua Danda is located on the top of the hill. Here we set up our camp for night stay.
Day 5 Trek to Door Pani
Like yesterday, we begin our trail after breakfast. We cross forests to reach Chitre. From here you get a nice view of Mt. Makalu and Chamlang. We walk further deep inside rhododendron forests and this will bring us to Doorpani village. Here we will spend night at a camp.
Day 6 Trek to Gupha Pokhari
Like yesterday, we penetrate through rhododendron forests. It is a gentle climb. We follow a few ups and downs to arrive at a village called Tongise Phedi. We pass through grassland viewing Mount Makalu ahead of us. We arrive at Mongol Bahari Pass and from here Kanchenjunga range starts appearing gradually and the scenic beauty of sonw-capped peaks will capture your heart. From Mongol Bahari Pass we descend gently to reach Gupha Pokhari and here we put off at night.
Day 7 Trek to Nesum
Today’s journey will lead us to a Pass which is located at the height of around 3300m. From here the trail descends passing through thick forests. We arrive at Gurjagaun. Nesum is our next stoppage where we will put off at night.
Day 8 Trek to Taplejung
It is a gentle drop passing through rice terraced farm. We arrive at Doban. Further walk leads us to Tamor River followed by Taplejung Bazaar. It is one of the oldest bazaar of the country and of course, eastern region. We spend night in Taplejung.
Day 9 Trek to Chirwa
Today’s walk will introduce us with Limbu village. They are local inhabitants of this area with distinct culture and traditions. Locally brewed wine is commonly used in any occasions and rituals of Limbu. They have their own language. Limbu are considered as the descendant of Kirati warriors. Finally, we arrive at Chiruwa and we stay overnight here.
Day 10 Trek to Sakathum
We cross Tapethko followed by Simbuwa Khola. This river is formed by Yalung glacier. Our climb continues until we reach Ghunsa Khola Valley. We arrive at Sakathum and at the bank of Ghunsa River we set our camp.
Day 11 Trek to Amjilassa
Today we follow steep and narrow trail. Walking is a bit tough today because of the structure of path so you need to be a bit careful. We arrive at a village called Amjilassa but before that we come through descend path. We spend night at Amjilassa.
Day 12 Trek to Kyapar
We follow steep path from Ghunsa Khola to reach Kyapar. The beauty of Kyapar is terraced farm lands. It looks so beautiful that you wish to stay here forever. The village is thinly populated. We put off here.
Day 13 Trek to Ghunsa
It is a descend walk till we slide to right bank of Ghunsa Khola. We arrive at Phere. We further move ahead through rhododendron forests. We also climb hills on the way. From here we drop down to arrive at Ghunsa Khola again and cross the river to arrive at Ghunsa village. Here we will stay overnight.
Day 14 Trek to Khambachan
The beauty of Jannu glacier is worthy today. We keep on walking until we get view of Mount Jannu. We denscend down to arrive at Khambachan and here we put off at night.
Day 15 Rest Day at Khambachan
It is acclimatization day today. To adjust body temperature with increasing altitude we take rest in trekking. It is essential to avoid altitude sickness. You can roam around local village.
Day 16 Trek to Lhonak
Today’s trail will bring us at the edge of Kanchenjungha Glacier. We cross Lhonak Glacier to arrive at Lhonak village. The view of Mera Peak from here drives you crazy. It is one of the popular climbing peaks of Nepal. we set up camp at Lhonak.
Day 17 Trek to Pang Pema
Pang Pema is a Base Camp of Kanchanjunga. Any Kanchajunga climbers has to halt here before climbing this third highest peak of the world. It takes around four hours to arrive at Pang Pema from Lhonak. It is uphill and tough walk. In the sandy plain of Pang Pema we set up our camp.
Day 18 Crossing the Pass
It is an exciting and thrilling day for us as we mentally prepare ourselves before crossing either of the Pass— Lapsang-La the High Pass or Mirgin-La the Lower Pass. The existing weather condition will back our decision to pass one of the Passes. We will put at a camp in night.
Day 19 Rest Day at High camp
We will take another rest today at High Camp. You will enjoy the mountains a lot. We will also plan for next day travel.
Day 20 Trek to Ramche
It is a wonderful journey towards Ramche today. It is a downhill walk till the valley of Simbuwa Khola to Ramche village. We will set up camp at Ramche for night stay.
Day 21 Trek to Tseram
We arrive at Yalung glacier today. We cross this glacier and head towards chorten. The chorten is situated at 5000m. The popularity of chorten is that you get clear view of Mount Kanchenjunga from here. We further descend down to reach Tseram where we halt at night.
Day 22 Trek to Torontam
It is descending trail today. In comparison to other days it is an easy trail but tricky. You need to walk carefully so that the steep down drop may not hamper your muscle. We pass through rhododendron forests and arrive at Torontam and here we put off at night.
Day 23 Trek to Yamphudin
Yamphudin is a multi-ethnic village. It inhabits Sherpa, Limbu, Rai and Gurung together. All of these people are braced within ethnic indigenous group of Nepal. At night we put off here.
Day 24 Trek to Ponphe
Following descend walk we arrive at Kabel Khola. Here we refresh ourselves and spend some time. From here our climbing begins until we arrive at Ponphe where we will stay overnight.
Day 25 Trek to Pha Khola
Today we start our trail by walking uphill and after some time we again follow downhill course to arrive at Phun village. We cross Gurung village at Bhanjyang followed by Limbu village at Khunjari. Below the bank of Pha Khola we set up camp for night stay.
Day 26 Trek to Taplejung
Today we get back to Taplejung. And, here our trekking ends officially. It is descending walk. We stay overnight at Taplejung.
Day 27 Flight to Kathmandu
We catch public or private vehicle to arrive at Biratnagar. From here we catch flight to Kathmandu. In Kathmandu you get some time to stroll around Thamel. Regulus will offer farewell dinner today. We spend night in a hotel tonight.
Day 28 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!