Name of the Trail: Dudhkund Phaplu Trek
Best Season: September to December & March to May
Trekking Type: Lodge Trek [Tea House]
Grade: Easy – Moderate
Accommodation: Simple lodge to 5 star accommodations in cities (your choice) but in trekking only simple lodge available
Transport: Car ,Jeep Van , Land cruiser , Bus ,Flight etc
Maximum elevation: 5,200 M.
Duration: 11 Days
Dudh Kunda Phaplu Trek is one of the famous trekking Route in solukhumbu District. Dudh Kunda Lake is situated at the foot of Numbur Himal, locally known as Shorong Yul Lha, meaning “Protector of Solu "Lake is believed to be of religious value. The devotees believe that taking a dip into the icy cold Dudh Kunda Lake will free them from all their sins and bless childless families with children. Amazing views of flora and fauna, experience of diverse cultures of Sherpas, Khaling Rais, Tamangs, Magars, Gurungs, make this journey a lifetime experience and achievement. The hospitality of the locals is one of the most heartwarming experiences of the Solukhumbu area with depth experience of Himalaayan Magic Treks team professionals.
Dudh Kunda Phaplu Trekking is a journey to a part of the world where very few people have set foot until now, a cultural journey for young to old and for all. Dudh kunda Phaplu trekking trail takes you all the way through the ancient trading routes, crossing the river valleys, narrow ridges, up and down hills, beautiful Rhododendron and pine forests alive with wild animals /birds such as Moutain Thars, Bears, Leopard, Jackal, pheasant up to Dudh Kunda also called Milky lake. The trail to Dudh Kunda trekking starts from Phaplu after we take a flight from Kathmandu to Phaplu. The trail then follows the follow a route via Salleri- Ringmo - Taksindu- Beni to Dudhakunda or fly via an alternative way from Rumjatar- villages settled with Gurung people where you get an opportunity experience their culture. Rumjatar is famous for woolen mat called 'Radi'. From here you can climb the pike hill which is one of the famous hill offering the most spectacular view of the almost all the magnificent mountain in the region via Okhaldhunga. You can also follow an alternative trail all the way passing through the places like Jiri -Sivalaya - Bhandar - Junbesi - Dhudh Kunda 5,000 m. This trail will take you through the pike peak and famous Goli gompa up to the holy Lake Dudh Kunda which is the final destination of our trek where we can view the amazing lake. From the lake vicinity you can enjoy panoramic views of the Everest Himalaya ranges.
Day 01: Welcome to Kathmandu(1310m). We assist you from international airport to our hotel. rest ovenight.
Day 02: Kathmandu cultural City Sightseeing and trekking preparation. rest overnight.
Day 03: Today we fly a scenic Flight from Kathmandu to Phaplu (2469 m). From Phaplu we trek to Salleri (2390 m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 04: Trek from Salleri to Takshindu (3060 m) passing via Ringmo. This trail ascend through several Sherpa and Rai villages. Overnight at lodge.
Day 05: Trek from Takshindu to Beni (3972 m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 06: Trek from Beni to Dudhkunda (4560 m). Lake is situated at the foot of Numbur Himal, locally known as Shorong Yul Lha, meaning "Protector of Solu "Lake is believed to be of religious value. Overnight at lodge.
Day 07: Trek from Dudh kunda back to Ringmo (2700 m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 08: Trek from Ringmo back to Phaplu (2469 m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 09: Today we fly from Phaplu all the way to Kathmandu. rest overnight.
Day 10: We spend one Extra day in Kathmandu for shopping and evening together farewell dinner to say good bye
Day 11: Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination
The Trip cost will vary depending on the group size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our website with your details to obtain a Quote.
* This trip is fully customizible on Client Request!!!