Day in Charikot:
are beginning our tour in Kathmandu.
next destination is Dolakha-Charikot, from where you commence your
trek to Kalinchowk. It is about 6 hours' drive from Kathmandu via Arniko
Highway crossing the Bhote Koshi river bridge at Dolalghat and turning east by crossing the Sun Koshi river.
mountainous road (Lamosangu - Jiri
Road) climbs up to 2600 m altitude providing the spectacular panoramic
view of the mountains to the east and west before gently descending to
Charikot. The place Charikot is situated at 2000 m altitude from sea level
and 1000 m above the Tama Koshi river valley.
next day or second day in trekking: After a nice breakfast trek will start
targeting toward Kalinchowk Hill Top, north-west of Charikot by
gently climbing up for Gairi Kharkha Camp via Deurali. Most
part of the area is surrounded by green forests with fresh air and shadowy
ways. On occasions you will see several kinds of flowers in the forest
- red and dark red rhododendrons - and hear the sweet voice of several
kinds of birds. You will be lost in joys with this beautiful nature and
you will forget all your boredoms by nature beauty.
third day will start with spectacular views of the Numbur Himal with range to Gauri Shankar.
Till your lunch Camp at Kuri, the area is covered with rhododendron
forests with white color rhododendrons in full bloom and spectacular
landscapes with other several kinds of flowers.
your lunch followed by short rest, group will be led about 2 hours for
one of the famous Hindu religious temple on Hill Top of Kalinchowk named Kalinchowk temple, located at 3800 m altitude.
this Hill Top of Kalinchowk, you can see several Himalayan ranges which are most famous and popular in the world.
your sightseeing around and photograph you will descend for one hour toward Camp
Kuri. In this trekking in any time you can see a lot of pilgrims who
are climbing up and descending. And this temple is famous for annual ceremony
in August/September every year.
your fourth day all trekking team will descend for Charikot via
all previous camps in a single day, which is about 6 hours descending.
On that day if group would like to sightsee or hike around Dolakha,
it takes about 15 minutes by drive or one hour on foot.
town is famous for old traditional Bhimeshwor
temple and old Newar society. The visit is worthwhile and it broadens
one's feeling about culture and people. No doubt group will get back to Charikot with such feeling in mind.
day or your fifth day: all trekking team will get back to Kathmandu by following the same way that is about 6 hours' drive.