14 April, 2014
12 May, 2014
27 Nov, 11 Dec
22 Dec, 28 Dec
29 Dec, 5 Jan
28 Nov, 3 Dec
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27 Dec, 29 Dec
9 March, 18March
27 Sep, 7 Oct
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24 Nov, 29 Nov
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25 Dec, 03 Jan
9 March, 18 March
27 Sep, 12 Oct
24 Oct, 9 Nov
Dhdha Kunda Trekking is located in the low region of Everest Trekking or Solu region or Pike Trekking zone. Dudh Kunda Trekking is one of the new and popular trekking trips of Nepal. Dudh Kunda lake which literally means milky lake is situated at the foot of Numbur Himal, locally known as 'Shorong Yul Lha', "Protector of Solu" region. It is believed to be a holy lake and the locals believe that taking a dip in the holy waters will have the wishes granted. Solu region trekking is far less traffic than Khumbu, which is making more cherished and real experience of the Trek. This trekking has been designed to provide and insider’s look at the high mountains and remote Solu and Pike region.
The trail to Dudh Kunda trekking starts from Jiri -Sivalaya - Bhandar - Junbesi - Dhudha Kunda. It would follow the way to Pike Peak and via Goli Gompa to Dudh Kunda on 9th trek day or fly from Rumjatar where you collect Gurung culture. Rumjatar is famous to make woolen mat called 'Radi' - Okhaldhunga - Pike Hill. Pike hill is a famous trekking where trekkers will go to spectacular view of almost all important mountain view of Nepal. An alternative route from Phaplu. Flight from Kathandu to Phaplu by air and follow a route via Junbesi - sherlo monastery to Dudhakunda.
In this trek, we will have spectacular view of Mount Everest, Number Himal, Pike Peak and Everest Himalayan range also Green forest with Rhodendrendon flowers, pine tree,wild animals ,birds such as Mountain Thars, Bears, Leopard, Jackle, pheasant, and Milky lake Dudh Kunda. The trek can be combined with the cultural experience passing through Khaling Rai settlements. This trek can provide one with a close encounter with the unique Khaling Rais of this area.
In every August there would be an influx of devotees of Hindus and Buddhist who come to perform cleansing ritual at the lake. At other time you are unlikely to meet anyone on this rarely traveled trail. A weeklong celebration is held in Dudhkunda by pilgrims and Jhankris (shaman priests) during full-moon nights. Authentic Khaling Rai's and their culture, Sherpa villages and Sherpas culture, rhododendron and magnolia forest, Buddhist Monastery to a series of beautiful lakes of Dudh Kunda which is on 4560m on altitudes is the most revered.
Khaling-Rai are the dominant class of this area. They have their own language and practice both in joint and nuclear family ties. Chhyang (locally fermented millet/ rice wine) is an indispensable part of their food and culture. The Bhume Dance, the Chandi Dance and the Naghi Pooja are some of their major rituals. These highlanders (Khaling Rais) believe that it is essential to worship their ancestors and the earth deity in order to continue human existence. Despite being belonged to Kirant ethnic group, the Khaling Rais celebrate the Hindu and Buddhist festivals as well.
We recommend you as bellow itineray for your trekkig. But you may choose on your best by which way you like to do it. We would design the itinerary for your pleasant visit to the holy lake.
Arrive to Kathmandu, an exciting and memorable experience with the panoramic view of snow-capped Himalayan range greets your sight.
Independent Himalayan Adventure's Airport Representative will meet you at the airport and take you to your hotel. After arrival to hotel, Short brief and final payment procedures.
Visit around Kathmandu valley.
Kathmandu is the historical and cultural heart of Nepal and has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. The city presents a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and Western influence in the Valley. Patan and Bhaktapur, its two major neighboring cities bear immense historical, cultural and religious significances.
Pashupatinath temple, Bouddhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square are most famous places to sightseeing tours.
Drive by bus to Jiri. The oldest hub to Everest region for long time. Even nowadays most of tourists are using this hubway to go to Everest regions trek. By bus drive it will take you around 10 hours and by private vehicle it will be around 8 to 9 hours.
Trek form Jiri to Shivalaya. overnight at Shivalaya.
Trek form Shivalaya to Goli. overnight at Goli
Trek from Goli school to Goli Gompa and overnight stay.
Trek from Goli Gompa to Pike Peak 4100 meters.
Pike Peak to Junbesi trek
Junbesi to Thupten Chhyoling Gompa excursion
Thupten Chhyoling Gompa to Yak Kharka
Yak Kharka to Dudh Kunda (4560 meters) Trek
Trek from Dudh Kunda to Kharka
Trek from Kharka to Kalala Danda
Trek from Kalala Danda to Khama
Trek from Khama to Thudung Bhanjyang
Trek from Thudung Bhanjyang to Jiri
Drive back from Jiri to Kathmandu.
You may do free excursion around Kathmandu. It is your free day for local shopping in Kathmandu. Enjoy it all.
Transfer to airport for your final flight departure.
Airport Representative of Independent Himalayan Adventure will drop you to the Kathmandu International Airport for your flight departure from Nepal.
Minimum 2 persons
Cost Includes :