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Itinerary Information

Trek off the beaten tracks in Eastern Nepal.

This itinerary allows you to bring together the Makalu and Kanchenjunga regions.

The beginning of the trail takes you along terraced paddy fields to the tibetan village Olanchchunga and higher up to 5100m to the LumbaSumba mountain pass.

Downhill through Hatiya and Ekuwa , villages populated by rai and limbus, towards Arun valley which comes from the Manaslu.

View on the snowy peaks, from the Kanchenjunga to the Makalu, off the beaten trails, learn the lifestyle of these villagers. You are on one of the Great Himalayan trails.

General Informations

Difficulty
Accomodation
Months

April,May and October,November

Terrain
Activities

Hiking

ITINERARY BREAKDOWN

Day 1 Flight from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur.
Night in lodge
Day 2 Car to Taplejung, 1820m.
Camp or lodge
Day 3 From Taplejung to Mitlung, 909m
Mitlung is a lovely village inhabited by the Limbu people.
Day 4 From Mitlung to Chirwa, 2500m
Day 5 From Chirwa to Gowatar, 1805m.
Adventure time ! Off the beaten tracks we go folloing Tamor’s gorges.
Day 6 From Gowatar to Pati, 2640m
Hike through a forest.
Day 7 From Pati to Olangchungola, 3208m.
Through a moutain pass, high altitude landscapes till Olangchungola.
Day 8 Olangchungola,
Day of rest and acclimatization. Meet the villagers and learn all about the nomadic lifestyle.
Day 9 From Olangchungola to Sanjung, 4200m
The path goes high up to the summer pastures.
Day 10 From Sanjung to the base camp, 4790m
Camp at the Lumbasumba pass foothill.
Day 11 Crossing of the Lumbasumba 5100m to Tudham , 3571m
View of the Makalu and Kanchenjunga.
Day 12 From Tudham to Yak Kharka, 2756m
A long day’s trek to the sheefolds
Day 13 From Yak Kharka to Lingam
A pleasant hike to the reach the first villages of Arun valley.
Day 14 From Lingam to Gimbar
Day 15 From Gimbar to Hatitya, 1580m
Day 16 From Hatiya to Ekuwa, 1363m
Day 17 From Ekuwa to Sima,
Charming path with lovely villages on the hillsides.
Day 18 From Sima to Num.
Day 19 From Num to Tumlingtar by jeep
Day 20 Flight from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu

Next Depature

Guaranteed departure dates to join in 2017 and 2018.

If you have a departure date you wish to open to other participants contact us and we will add your date here.

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Offers and discount

Take advantage of our discounts on all Langtang treks to discover this valley taking you up to the foothills of the snowy peaks.

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