Arun Valley Trek (14Nights /15 Days)
|Overview||This trekking trail is known as an ancient trade route used by local people to transport agricultural products to Namche Bazaar to Tibet across via the Nangpa la pass. This trek begins from Tumlingtar and follows the Arun River until we turn into the IrkhuKhola valley, which is also renowned for its natural paper products. This valley takes us to the Salpa. The Salpa Pass trail is an interesting to walk into the Khumbu (Everest) region following the unique ecology of the Pass towards the holy lake SalpaPokhari. Friendly and naive villagers with beautiful waterfalls takes us to the second pass of the trek – the Surkie La. Rai and Sherpa people settled in this wonderland of isolated since a long time back This area is renowned for its Tungba – a Sherpa local made alcoholic drink ( local beer). The highest trekking point in this route is SalpaBanjang at 3800m high and the highest camp site is at SalpaKharka at 3600m. This trek is almost easy which offers you superb views of Mera Peak, Everest, Makalu, and so many others at mighty height above the paddy fields, and dark forests. This is called as the gate way to Makalu-Barun National park.More information about the Makalu Barun section of the Great Himalaya Trail in Nepal
Arrive Kathmandu airport and Transfer to Hotel
Kathmandu, preparing and briefing
Kathmandu – Tumlingtar fly and camping at Tumlingtar
Tumlingtar (487m) to Gothebazaar
We follow the upstream trail of Arun river towards north through the sub tropical forest around Baluwabesi, crossing Brahman, Chettri and Rai villages.
Gothebazaar to Tala / Upper Phedi.
We pass through terrace land with rice paddies, Citrus fruits, Banana groves etc. sparsely populated by Rai and Sherpa people. We also can see Nepali paper production from Lokta.
Tala / Upper Phedi to Guranse / SalpaPokhari
We leave the forest with deciduous trees and start with
the forest of Rhododendron trees. We can know about local people, their culture and visit the holy lakes.
Guranse / SalpaPokhari to Tue / Sonam
We cross the Salpa La and continue on in a forest of fir and rhododendron.
Tue / Sonam to Cheskam
We visit Rai and Limbu community. These people are mostly chosen for Gorkha soldiers and they are popular for their bravery.
Cheskam to Bung / Kiraule
We can visit Kiraule monastery and Sherpa people
Bung / Kiraule to Najing
Near Kiraule, above Bung there is an important trail junction headed towards PanchPokhari and the route to the Mera La from Lukla. To the Northwest a large path leads over Sipki La and crosses the InkhuKhola.
Najing to Pangom
We climb again to the Satu La and finally join main Everest Highway at Kharikhola.
Pangom to Lukla.
We descend towards Lukla after passing Surke, overnight Lukla
Lukla – Kathmandu
We reach Kathmandu after 35 minutes flight
Free day in Kathmandu
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|1||2-3||4-6||7-9||10-14||15 & ABOVE||Single Room||Half Board||Full Board|
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