Duration: 16 Days
Difficulty: Moderate
Best Season: Spring and Autumn
Arrival On: Kathmandu
Activity Per Day: 6-7 hours of trekking
Accomodation: Tent , camping
Trip Overview

Numbur Cheese Circuit Trek is a recently opened non-tourist area trekking route in the lap of Numbur Chuli. The ideal trek, for who wants to escape from the regular tracks and for who wants to touch up with the off beaten trails. This recently developed trekking route lies Ramechhap about 190 km east of the capital city of Kathmandu. The trek leads through deep river gorges, glacial lakes, terraced rice fields, subtropical forests and Sherpa villages to the Likhu Khola glacier, watched over by the towering peaks of Pathibarra and Numburchuli. This trek provides breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayan peaks including Numburchuli (6959m), Sarmoche (5255m), Ramdung (5930m), Chukyima Go (6959), Parchamo (6273m), Bigphrea Go Nup (6666m), Paniyo Tippa (6696m), Paniyo Shar (6549m), Everest range, Annapurna South, Langtang, Jugal Himal and Gaurishankar. This trek follows the Likhu Khola valley up to the remote yak pastures of Ngeju nestled at the foot of the ice-fall tumbling from the sacred summit of Numbur. You walk passing the River Gorge, Glacier Lakes, Rice terraced fields, subtropical forests and Sherpa Villages. You can also visit one of Nepal’s first cheese factories, established in 1957 and the famous Thodung monastery. Highest elevation: 4880m Trek style: Camping Trek only Major attraction: Ancient Buddhist monasteries, beautiful high altitude Lakes, Glaciers, high altitude pastureland, Cheese factory, panoramic mountain views, Gyajo-La Pass, socio-cultural practices, vantage viewpoint, wildlife and attractive.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01:  Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02:  Trekking Preparation in Kathmandu

Day 03:  Drive from Kathmandu to Shivalaya 1790m/8 hours, Drive from Kathmandu to Shivalaya 1790m/8 hours

Day 04: Trek Shivalaya to Panipakha 3105m/6 hours

Day 05: Trek Panipakha to Maanedanda 3940m/5 hours

Day 06: Trek Maanedanda to Panch Pokhari 4515m/5 hours

Day 07: Trek Panchpokhari to Tare 4140m/7 hours

Day 08: Trek from Tare to Ngeju 3690m/6 hours via Gyazo-La Pass 4880m,

Day 09:  Trek from Ngeju to Lhachhewar 2665m/ 5 hours,

Day 10: Trek from Lahaksewar to Gumdel 2255m/6 hours,

Day 11: Trek from Gumdel to Serding 3360m/4 hours,

Day 12:  Trek from Serding to Lapchane 3150m/6 hours via Thodung

Day 13: Trek from Lapchane to Tose 1755m/4 hours,

Day 14:  Drive from Tose to Kathmandu via Jiri.

Day 15: Free Day In Kathmandu

Day 16:  Final Departure

 

Included in the Cost
  • All transfer from Airport to Hotel and Hotel to Airport,
  • 4 nights Hotel in Kathmandu. (B&B) 3 star level Hotel
  • Kathmandu To Shivalaya Drive by Private Jeep/car
  • Tose To Kathmandu Via Jiri Drive by Private Jeep/car
  • Tent camp, accommodation during the trek.
  • All Meals ( Tea, Breakfast , Lunch, Dinner) during the trek
  • Gaurisankar Conservation Entry fee
  • TIMS Card (Trekking Permit)
  • Experience Trekking guide & Assistant "Sherpa " (For 4 Trekkers =1 Assistant Sherpa)
  • Required Number of Potters
  • All permits and local government charges.
  • All Government and Local Taxes
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu Last Night