Bhairav Kunda Trek is a newly opened trekking destination through untouched traditional villages near the Tibetan border. This region is visited by thousands of pilgrims every year in the month of ‘Bhadra’ during the full moon. This trek will take you to the most preserved holy pilgrimage sites.
This holy lake was named after the destructive aspect of Lord Shiva (Bhairav). It is one of the sacred pilgrimage sites for Shamans. This lake is famous for both Hindus and Buddhists. So every year many Hindus and Buddhist devotees visit this high altitude of 4,200m holy mountain crystal clear glacial lake or a pond meaning ‘Kunda’ to pay homage and bathe away sins during every Bhadra (August) Full Moon.
Bhairav Kunda Trek starts with a sightseeing tour in Kathmandu. After this sightseeing tour, you will be moved on to Jalbire village with five hours of scenic bus drive. This is an interesting drive through beautiful mountain scenery, terraced fields, and characteristic houses of rural villages. Spending the first night experiencing the Newari culture of Jalbire, then along the hidden trail to Bhairav Kunda to experience spectacular views of mountains in Tibet and the Jugal Himal section of the Himalayan Range, including the peaks of Dorje Lakpa 6,966 m, Madiya 6,257 m, and Phurbi Ghhyachu 6,637m. After a fantastic time in the high hills and mountains return journey by an alternative route near the border to Tibet and drive back to Kathmandu with fabulous memory of this wonderful trip with Nepal Dream Path Treks & Expedition Team. The suitable time for this trekking is spring and autumn.
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: In Kathmandu with a half-day tour at places of interest.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Jalbire [1000 m] [4-5 hrs drive].
Day 04: Trek to Chanaute [1,350 m] [5 hrs walk].
Day 05: Trek to Khani Gaon [2000 m] [6 hrs walk].
Day 06: Rest day with a local village visit and a short hike.
Day 07: Trek to Forest Camp [3,150 m] [7 hrs walk].
Day 08: Trek to Pati [3,765 m] [5 hrs walk].
Day 09: Trek to Bhairab Kunda [4,250 m] [4 hrs walk].
Day 10: Rest day for explorations.
Day 11: Trek to Sherpa Gaon [2,500 m] [6 hrs walk].
Day 12: Trek to Larche [1,500 m] visit hot spring Kodari highway [5 hrs walk].
Day 13: Trek to Larche and drive to Kathmandu [6 hrs drive].
Day 14: Free for personal activities at Kathmandu.
Day 15: International departure.
30 minutes drive BB Plan Hotel/Resort
On arrival at Kathmandu Airport meet our Nepal Dream Path Treks staff for transportation to respective hotels, DP Treks guide brief of the hotel, Kathmandu, Trekking, do's and don’ts, and other related information that you might require while in Nepal with Nepal Dream Path Treks.
10am-4pm BB Plan Hotel/Resort
On the first day or night in Kathmandu, you will be well informed regarding the time for your sightseeing tour in Kathmandu at places of interest.
4 hrs walk All meals includes- Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner, Tea/Coffee camping trek
Morning scenic drive of four hours with views of mountain views, towards North East on the road near Nepal-Tibet. Frontier to Balephi town used to be one of the main towns on the trade route to Tibet on this Nepal-Tibet Friendship Highway. The whole Balephi Valley is magnificent and from here our drive leads further on the dirt road to Jalbire driving for an hour following Bhote Kosi River upstream to the first overnight stop at Jalbire. Jalbire is a nice Newar village on the banks of the Balephi River, with time to visit insight into the Newari culture and the Hindu temple of Lord Bishnu.
5 hrs. All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Camping Trek
Today a nice walk for five hours along a road to Chanute, the path follows through small scattered Tamang villages and farms with views of beautiful waterfalls, then reaches Chanaute, a small village habitat by Hindu Brahmins and Chettri people. Overnight by the school where one can relax and enjoy the great mountain views.
6 hrs walk All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Camping Trek
Interesting trekking for six hours from Chanaute to Khani Gaon, the walk follows a steep climb on narrow trails, passing charming villages, streams on the route, and passing local schools, finally reaching Khani Gaon a Newar village, also known as Dalle Pokhari after its ‘cute lake’ tucked in a hollow near the school. In the middle of the 18th century, before the unification of Nepal, there was a fight between Gorkha and Bhaktapur and the people of Bhaktapur fled here and eventually settled. Once again with excellent mountain views from the campsite.
At leisure in Khani gaon to explore and study the culture and tradition of this interesting and picturesque Newari tribe Village.
6 hrs. All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Camping Trek
Today a steep strenuous walk uphill through the cool and serene forest of rhododendron, the trekking is much more vigorous than the previous day, an opportunity to be in this tranquil deep alpine forest. on a route passing several cow-hers and Shepard’s shelter chances of seeing some wildlife and birds around this area s this place is less trekked by other trekking companies, after the day’s walk overnight camp in the middle of the forest.
5 hrs. walk All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Camping Trek
Trekking today leads to a steep uphill climb, walking at a normal pace and taking easy with a few short breaks the walk finally leads to the top of the ridge offering glamorous striking views of the surrounding landscapes and of the snow-capped mountains in the midst of the alpine pine and rhododendron forest, after the climb for near 4 hours, with ample time to marvel the scenery and reaching Pati. The campsite offers glorious mountain views here you can find rest houses made for the pilgrims, who make a holy homage pilgrimage to holy Bhairav Kund an auspicious time as per the Hindu calendar.
4 hrs walk All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Camping Trek
The morning after breakfast leaving the camp at Pati the walk leads on an uphill climb for an hour or more, on reaching the top ridge with glamorous views from here the path levels with a gradual good walk for more than three hours to reach our final destination at Bhairav Kund for the overnight stop and for exploration the next day.
A full rest day for hike and exploration of the surrounding area and climbing to a nearby hill for better panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes and snow-capped mountains of the Jugal Himal range, Bhairav Kund is a stunning holy lake (Kund means ‘lake’) at 4,250m. It is an important pilgrimage once a year in June/July pilgrims come to pay their respects at the Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Bhairav manifestations of Lord Shiva and to take bathe in the holy lake to wash away the sin of a hundred lifetimes.
6 hrs. walk All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Camping Trek
Early morning waking up early to catch the sunrise, and then leaving this holy spot with an uphill walk of nearly two hours, on reaching the top which offers grand magnificent views over Langtang, Jugal Himal range, Rolwalling range and as well of the Tibetan range. After these glorious morning views trekking down slowly on the steep path for about six hours through stunning forest to Sherpa Goan for the overnight stop.
5-6 hrs walk All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Camping Trek
Today is the last day of this great trek following the trail down for four hours to the bank of the Bhote Koshi River and to our last overnight at Larche. After the camp is established hike for half an hour to the natural hot spring, for relaxation and to ease the tired bones and muscles from this great walk.
6 hrs drive BB Plan [Generally we offer Bed and Breakfast plan in cities] Hotel/Resort [as per your requirement and agreed price]
After this memorable adventurous trekking moment, heading back to Kathmandu on a driving journey for nearly six scenic hours.
Today is the free day in Kathmandu and inform Nepal Dream Path Treks staff if you would like to book a short tour in and around Kathmandu Valley. In the evening join with Nepali cultural dinner program [Farewell Dinner] with the Nepal Dream Path Treks team.
Today as per your international flight time, keep your confirmed air ticket, and passport handy. Nepal Dream Path Treks staff will transfer you to the airport for your final departure from this most amazing and wonderful country, Nepal with grand memories of this remarkable adventure with Nepal Dream Path Treks.
- Sun Hat
- Worm hat (it means worm one to protect your head from cold)
- Sun Cream/lip guard
- Tooth pest/Brush/soap
- Down Jacket
- Long-sleeved shirt
- Jumper/fleecy jacket
- Long underwear
- Windbreaker trouser
- Wool socks
- Cotton socks
- Trekking boots
- Sewing kits
- Water bottle
- Swiss knife
- Extra batteries
- Flip flops
- Raincoat/ Umbrella
- Rucksacks(For a Day)
- Sleeping Bag
- Medical & first aid kit
- Trekking Crampon (If you are going to do a trek in winter then you need a Crampon for your trekking.)
- All transportation and Arrival, Departure transfers as per the Itinerary.
- Hotel accommodation with BB plan in city and Tea house or Camping in Trekking as per itinerary.
- Full-day guided tour of Kathmandu including private vehicle, Entry permits, and a well-experienced city guide.
- All meals are included during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Tea/Coffee).
- Guide, porters, and other support staff as per your requirement and out the agreed price.
- National Park Fees and all required permits.
- General First-Aid Kits for all.
- All taxes and fees are required for the program.
What's not included?
- Meals in the cities.
- Personal expenses (Laundry, bar bills, water, etc).
- Travel Insurance (Essential).
- Personal trekking gears are not mentioned in the contract.
- Tips for staff.
- Personal first aid kit.
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