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Lower Solu Cultural Trek

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Trip Code : AHA/ER-05
Duration : 13 days
Max Altitude : 3900
Starts at : Kathmandu
End at : Kathmandu
Best Season : Automn/Spring/Summer
Lower Solukhumbhu Cultural Trek is a 13-day package offered by the Action Himalaya which takes the trekkers to the region of Mount Everest, the world’s tallest peak. As the name itself suggests, the trekkers during the course of the Solukhumbhu Cultural Trek have the opportunity to explore more about the region of Solukhumbbhu where the Mount Everest is located. Besides the opportunity of sightseeing and hiking along the Khumbu region, the prospective trekkers will get the chance to explore and understand more about the cultures in Solukhumbhu region and also about the values and traditions still followed by the Sherpas living in the region.

The Cultural Trek in the region of Solukhumbhu starts from the Capital city of Kathmandu when you board a flight to Lukla. In about 35 minutes, you will reach the village town of Lukla also known as the gateway to the Everest. The mountain flight will be no less than the adventure in itself as you will enjoy the scenic views of the mountains before landing at the Airport.

After landing at the Airport, you will then start your trek to nearby Phaplu. Besides interacting with the local villagers about their way of life and about their old traditions, the trekkers can also get the chance to explore the popular Chyalsa Monastery in the Solukhumbhu region. The regions of Nunthapa, Kharikhola, and Junbesi are some of the highlights of the cultural trek. Upon completion of the trekking, you will return back to Kathmandu via Junbesi and Phaplu.

Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 2 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Day 2 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Day 3 : Fly or Drive to Phaplu

Day 4 : Trek to Chyalsa Monastery

Day 5 : Trek to Basa Rai Village

Day 6 : Trek to Kharikhola

Day 7 : Trek to Nunthala

Day 8 : Trek to Taksindu- Ringmo

Day 9 : Trek to Thuktunchheling -Junbesi

Day 10 : Trek to Phaplu

Day 11 : Fly or Drive Back to Kathmandu

Day 12 : Free Day in Kathmandu

Day 13 : Departure from Kathmandu

What's included

  • Airport arrival and departure.
  • Hotel in Kathmandu Bed and breakfast plan.
  • Transportation for, full day sightseeing in Kathmandu.
  • Entry fee during sightseeing in Kathmandu.
  • Professional English/ multi speaking tour guide and his/her salary.
  • Welcome dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant with cultural dance.
  • Flight fare from Kathmandu – Lukla- Kathmandu for members and Guide.
  • Full board tea house trekking cost with breakfast, lunch, dinner & accommodation in Common room.
  • Guide and porters daily salary.
  • Trekking permite, TIMS, Natinalpark fee, municipality Entry fee.
  • Insurance for Nepali staffs.

What's not included

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Beverages and alcoholic drinks.
  • Boiled water during the trekking.
  • Emergency medical evacuation.
  • Tips for staffs (mandatory).
  • Personal expenses and extra services beyond itinerary.

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