Sherpaland trek – 8 days

Sherpaland trek – 8 days

You are visiting on lower part of Khumbu region popularly known as Sherpaland. Most of our trek guides and cook comes from this villages.Lower part of Khumbu regions are pristine, vibrant and gives you an opportunity to involve closely with the local folks.  Visiting local monasteries is a highlight on this trek, the Chewang monastery is one such opportunity. You’ll also be able to experience the Tamang, Magar and Sherpa lifestyle and their cultures. Dramatic scenery of mountains, landscapes, mani walls and Buddhist stupas bounds, Beautiful high altitude vegetation, Himalaya floras and faunas, centuries old monasteries are other highlights on this trek. Visiting Thuptenchholing Monastery (Little Tibet) where you can observe traditional Tibetan medicinal therapy is another attraction.

Day 01: Kathmandu – Phaplu (2470m) – Salleri (2390m) – 5 hours walk – Guest House accommodation.

After breakfast at hotel, transfer to domestic airport to fly Phaplu. Walk to Salleri bazaar, visit Chewang monastery is the highlight of the day.

Day 02: Trek to Pattale (2840m) - 7 Hours walk – Guest House accommodation.

Trek from Salleri to Pattale, you will experience changes in socio cultural aspect of the people namely Tamangs, Magars and Sherpas ethnic groups. Not only this, you can enjoy the beautiful sceneries of mountains and landscapes and visit of monasteries, mani walls and Buddhist stupa at Kerung.

Day 03: Trek to Jhapre (2820m) -6 Hours walk - Guest House accommodation.

Commence trek via wild orchid follower, encountering beautiful landscapes, monasteries and Buddhist stupa in Jhapre.

Day 04: Trek to Pikey peak (4065m) - 6 Hours walk – Guest House accommodation.

This is the highest point of the trek that gives an experience to climb small peak called Pikey (4065m), also whil on trek you will see high altitude vegetation, and Himalaya floras and faunas. The place is majestic, you find centuries old monasteries, Buddhist stupas and mani stones. The yak herding can be seen at different places.

Day 05: Trek to Junbesi (2700m) - 5 Hours walk - Guest House accommodation.

While trekking up to Pikey, you get to see the panoramic view of Himalayas from  Mt. Kanchenjunga to Dhaulagiri including Mt. Everest. After you cross Pikey peak you walk down through unique landscape to Junbesi valley.

Day 06: Excursion to Thuptenchholing, return to Junbesi for overnight – 5/6 hours  – Guest House accommodation.

Leisurely start trek to visit great Thuptenchholing Monastery, observe traditional Tibetan medicinal therapy. Chat with nuns and locals. Relax and meditate at the monastery.

Day 07: Trek to Phaplu (2470m) - 6 Hours – Guest House accommodation.

Today’s walk on a popular market of Phaplu is relatively easy. Enjoy your day.

Day 08: Fly to Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel. End of service.

Fly from Phaplu to Kathmandu which takes about 35 minutes, upon arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.

Trek cost

1   pax      US$ 1070  per person 

2   pax      US$ 1025  per person

3-5 pax      US$  980  per person

6-9 pax      US$  935  per person

10-15pax     US$  890  per person

16+ pax      US$  845  per person

Cost Includes:

01: All meals and good accommodation in standard lodge/tea house during the trek.

02: Service of trek guide

03: Porters to carry personal baggage each 15 kg.)

04: Accident insurance for staffs and porters

05. Tims permit

06. Kathmandu/Phaplu/Kathmandu air tickets

07. Airport transfers - 2 times, beginning and at the end of the trek - drop and pickup

Cost does not include:

01: Personal clothing and sleeping bag

02: Personal accident and health insurance

03: Emergency evacuation and oxygen cost, and medical-box

04: Alcoholic and bottled beverage, laundry, and tips

05: Hotel accommodation, sightseeing and meals in Katmandu ( please check with us for good price or see sightseeing tour in Kathmandu)

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  • Price : USD 845
  • Destinations : Lower Everest - Solukhumbu
  • Max Elevation : 4065
  • Weather : Spring and Autumn are good time to visit this area
  • Trip Duration : 8 days
  • Trip Grade : Moderate
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