Salpa pass trekking Tumlingtar to Luka
Salpa pass trekking trail is the links of two popular trekking region Makalu and Everest. Salpa pass trek is a silent trek for those who seeking less crowded destination, it begins at Tumlingtar and ends at Lukla. There are two passes in the valley, the Salpa pass and the Surkie la pass.
Trekking trail passes along the holy lake Salpa Pokhari (3458m), beautiful waterfalls and many Sherpa settlements. Salpa pass trek offers excellent views of Everest, Makalu and other numerous peaks of Mahalangur Himalayan range. We recommend this trip for those who are seeking less crowded virgin walking trail. Highest access of salpa pass is Salpa Banjang at 3358m.
Salpa pass located between the Sagarmatha and Makalu Barun National park. Makalu trekking region is blessed with an incredible diversity of nature and culture. Arun valley salpa pass trek combines all these factors and more. Chirping birds, gentle noise of stream, and fragrance of pine trees, spectacular views of rhododendron forest, shrubs and bushes on the Salpa Arun trail provides you a different experience than that of trekking in a busy routes where the number of tourist is more than local people.
A very few tourists discover the fascinating Salpa pass Arun valley trek route, home to Kulung and Sherpa ethnic people with traditional customs, that haven’t changed for centuries.
Salpa pass trek is located in Makalu region just above Arun valley towards Lukla. For Salpa pass trek is not required any previous hiking and trekking experience.
It is moderate trail, best season for this trip are March to May and August to December but it can be done in whole year. If given Salpa pass trekking itinerary is not suitable for you, we design another as per your desire and duration of holidays.
Salpa pass trek itinerary
Day 01: Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative assists to transfer hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and preparation.
Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla then trek to Paiya (2730m).
Day 04: Trek from Paiya to Panggom (2850m).
Day 05: Trek from Panggom to Najingdingma (2910m).
Day 06: Trek from Najingdingma to Bung (1677).
Day 07: Trek from Bung to Sanam (2850m).
Day 08: Trek from Sanam to Guranse via Salpa pokhari (3350m).
Day 09: Trek from Guranse to Phedi (2760m).
Day 10: Trek from Salpa Phedi to Gothe Bazaar (1128m).
Day 11: Trek from Gothe Bazaar to Majwa (2550m).
Day 12: Trek from Majwa to Kartiki Ghat (457m).
Day 13: Trek from Kartiki Ghat to Tumlingtar (410m).
Day 14: Flight to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 15: After this amazing Salpa pass trek if you are interested for other 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.
#Flights KTM to Lukla and Tumlingtar to KTM
#All meals and accommodation during trekking period
#An experienced English speaking guide trained by Gov. of Nepal
#Highly experienced Salpa pass trek staffs
#All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes
#Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag, medical kit etc.
#Travel and rescue arrangement
#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 the trek
Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc
Personal Lukla to Tumlingtar trek equipment / 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 Salpa pass trek itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.
Content of this site provide you the information as possible about Lukla to Tumlingtar trek package. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of Salpa pass trip or your suitability for it please contact us. If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 977 9843051359