Kalinchowk trekking in Dolakha
Kalinchowk trekking belongs to the Rolwaling trekking region. This trek is lies in the eastern part of Nepal and is known for its immense natural beauty. Those who go for the Kalinchowk trekking can enjoy panoramic views of Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Lamjung, Jugal Himal, Shisha Panga, Gauri Shankar etc. Kalinchowk Bhagawati temple is at 3780m – the highest altitude of this trek.
This temple is named after the Hindu Goddess Kali. The Kalinchowk trek begins and ends at Charikot in Dolakha district. Kalinchowk trek is ideal for the exploration of culture as well as natural beauty. Kalinchowk trek is one of the most amazing trekking trails in Nepal. Kalinchowk trekking is ideal for those who enjoy geographical wonders, religious places and medieval culture.
Another highlight of Kalinchowk trek Dolakha is to visit Kalinchok Bhagawati temple and the view of the illuminated Kathmandu valley at night. Those who go for Dokakha Kalinchok Bhagawati temple experience an environment of unusual solitude. Even the novice trekkers can go for this trekking.
Those who are physically as well as mentally healthy and prepared to walk for a few hours daily can very well undertake newly opened trekking trail. Those who want to enjoy the panoramic views of the Himalayas may go to Kathmandu and from their can take either of the two trekking routes to Kalinchowk – Barabise or Charikot, both these are amazing trails.
The trekkers get the opportunity to know about the lifestyle and culture of different communities. The trekkers have to cross a few villages to reach Kalinchowk. These villages are inhabited by Brahmins, Tamangs and Sherpas.
From Kalinchowk at an altitude of 3780m the trekkers get amazing views of Mt.Everest, Annapurna, Jugal Himal, Rolwaling etc just in front of them. Kalinchok Bhagawati temple Dolakha is very important for Hindus, visit to the Kali Temple. The two natural springs Sundhara and Tama originate from Kalinchowk.
These springs are the main sources of the two major rivers Sunkoshi and Tamakoshi. On the Charikot – Kalinchowk trail one can see the Rhododendron forest and various species of birds including Pheasant the national bird of Nepal. Thuloptal village is the last part of Kalinchowk trekking.
On their way to Kalinchowk the hikers can view Sunkoshi River as well as Mt. Gauri Shankar. The local people at Thuloptal always welcome the tourists to visit prominent Bhagawati temple of the Hindus Goddess of Kali.
Kalinchowk trek itinerary
Day 01: Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu city tours and preparation for Kalinchowk trek.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Barbise.
Day 04: Trek from Barbise to Ahgeri Kharka.
Day 05: Trek from Ahgeri Kharka to Bigu Gumba.
Day 06: Trek from Bigu Gumba to Sighate.
Day 07: Rest day at Sighate for acclimatization.
Day 08: Trek from Sighate to Junggepati.
Day 09: Trek from Junggepati to Kalipokhari.
Day 10: Trek from Kalipokhari to Kalinchowk (3790m).
Day 11: Trek from Kalinchowk than to Charikot Bazaar.
Day 12: Drive from Charikot to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 13: After this amazing Kalinchowk trek if you are interested for other outdoor activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Peak climbing or more trekking in other region we organize trip according to your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.
Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.
Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.
Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
Transportation Kathmandu to Barbise and Charikot to KTM bus / Jeep
All meals and accommodation during Kalinchowk trekking period
An experienced English speaking guide trained by Gov. of Nepal.
Highly experienced Kalinchowk trekking staffs
All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.
Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag (optional), medical kit etc.
Travel and rescue arrangements
Farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant
Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
Hot shower, battery recharge during Kalinchowk trek
Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.
Personal Kalinchowk trekking equipment’s / gears
Tips for guides, porters and driver
All others expenses not mentioned on price include section
Base Camp Excursion, Kathmandu, Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety; it is our paramount concern whilst traveling with us. Trekking is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of Kalinchowk trekking itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.
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