|Jugal Himal Trek|
Jugal Himal trek is non tourist trekking trail in langtang region .Jugal Himal is the nearest mountain to the northeast from Kathmandu. Jugla Himal trekking is a marvellous trekking through remote traditional Tamang villages and luxuriant forests. The drive from Kathmandu to Melamchi Pul takes about five hours. Then we ascend a series terraced and forested ridges. Jugal himal trek towards the holy lakes named, "Panch Pokhari" (five lakes), situated at 14,000 ft., is it’s another breathtaking attraction. Enjoy the tranquility of trails that offer superb Mountain View, green Himalayan ranges, and running rivers with water falls. Only a few camping trekkers visit the jungal himal area because lodge or other shelter facilities are not available. Jugal Himal trek is special for trekkers who would prefer not to meet many other tourists or spend time in crowded villages. Himalaya journey Treks and Expeditions professional trekking operator arrange the Jugal himal trekking according to trekker’s holiday schedule and wish.This is a unique treks lies north east from Kathmandu called either Jugal himal or Panch Pokhari (five Lakes). This is a famous holly place for the Hindus peoples and possibly seen unspoiled nature and culture as well. Naturally we will see long range of mountain views including east to west mountain range at the beginning and at the end close view of Jugal Himal and Gauri Shanker as well as nice landscape, wilderness forest of Rhododendron including many other flowers and incenses alpine forest. Culturally get experienced of mainly three ethnic groups, Tamang, Sherpa and Hyolmo people and their tradition. We can get a real taste of Helambu’s apple, Bhotang’s potatoes, fresh yak cheese and butter during treks.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu valley (1300m.)
Arrive Kathmandu. Meet assist at the airport and transfer to the hotel. O/N in Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour by Tour Guide.
Half day Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour of three places: Kathmandu: Swayambu Nath Stupa,famous hindu Temple of Pashupatinath and buddhist pilgrims of Bouddhanath Stupa , Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu – Sundarijal - Chisapani (2591m.)
Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal about one and a half hours. Ascend for about 4 hours to get atop of a hill and descend for 1 hour to Chisapani where there is a very good view point.
Day 04: Chisapani to Gul Bhanjyang (2141m.)
Follow the ridge for about 3 hours to Chisapani. After lunch, descend to Pati Bhanjyang for overnight camping.
Day 05: Gul Bhangyang to Kutumsang (2471m.)
Trek about 4 to 5 hours ascending steeply to Namche Danda. Descend gradually to Kutumsang for overnight camp
Day 06: Kutumsang to Tharepati (3600m.)
Today the trail ascends to Myangyan Goth for lunch break then gradually ascends for about 3 hours passing through the rhododendron forest.
Day 07: Tharepati to Tarkeghyang (2550m.)
Descend through the forest quite steeply in the cool shade of rhododendron forest. We can visit the village to get an idea of the culture and way of life of the people. You may be invited to some homes for 'Chhyang' or local beer or perhaps a cup of butter tea. Most houses are beautifully d ecorated with carved cupboards containing old pots mostly made of brass.
Day 08: Tarkegyang to Sermathang (2693m.)
The trail makes a sweep around the wide valley ending between Parachin and the pretty village. The trail drops down from the ridge but then continues at around the same altitude along the side of the ridge crossing a Numbur of streams and waterfalls and picking its way over the debris of a huge landslide.
Day 09: Sermathang to Yangri River (2103m.)
The trail follows the ridge about 3 hours down to the lunch place. After having Lunch, trek along the bank of the river for overnight camp at Yangri.
Day 10: Yangri / Dukeng (2103m.)
Today trek all the way straight about 5 hours passing through the scattered bushes and trees to reach the camping place at Dukeng. Lunch will be served en-route.
Day 11. Dukeng / Nasim Pati (3612m.)
The trail ascends steeply and steadily across stony, grassy pastures to cross the ridge. In spring this can be in deep snow with difficult icy sections in the gullies. The trail finally climbs steeply to a hillock at 3963m. Then it traverses open ground along a flagstone trail to another crest. The views are wonderful in clear weather. There is a stone house above Nasim pati and well-trodden trails that lead off the ridge crest to both east and west.
Day 12: Nasim Pati / Panch Pokhari (4054m.):
It's about a four hour climb on a well defined trail to Panch Pokhari, five holy lakes at 13300 ft. There are two metal-roofed huts, a sheet metal enclosed shrine to Shiva and a pile of cast-iron tridents. During the June/July full moon, thousands of Nepalese come here to worship. You should not wash in the holy stream near the temples. There is often snow on this ridge.
Day 14: Panch Pokhari / Gai Kharka (2530m.)
Return to Nasim Pati and descend west on a good trail past several ravines with water. We overnight here. Lunch will be served en route.
Day 15: Gai Kharka to Yarsa (2195m.)
The descent continues through forest on a sometimes steep and rough track crossing two major water courses. Pass a few substantial villages then descend a small and very steep trail directly to our camping place.
Day 16: Yarsa to Phusre (2012m.)
Today two hours of easy walking takes you to your lunch place at Barshyap. If weather is fine, you can get magnificent views of Langtang, Gosainthan, Dorje Lakpa, Phubri Chayachu and other peaks. Descend gradually for about 2 hours through a rhododendron forest to reach Phusre.
Day 17: Phusre to Sheoli (1829m.)
A steep descent of about an hour and a half leads through a rhododendron forest. The route continues following a ridge for two hours to reach Phuchusay for lunch. After lunch, trek about four hours through the local villages.
Day 18: Sheoli to Chautara (1418m.)
After breakfast, ascend gradually for 3 hours passing through villages towards to Chautara.
Day 19: Chautara to Kathmandu:
Drive about 5 hours to Kathmandu.
Day 20- Transfer for your final flight departure.
The trip ends, our Airport Representative will drop you to the Kathmandu International Airport for your flight departure from Nepal.
NOTE: The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. The trek can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.
Note : On adventure trips of this type, weather, local politics, transport or a multitude of other factors beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is, however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.
• Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
• Heli Charter till Ghoda Tabela
• Standard accommodation in four/five star hotel in Kathmandu breakfast included.
• Guided city tour in Kathmandu by car / van / bus.
• Sightseeing/Monuments entrance fees in Kathmandu.
• All your standard Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
• Best available Lodges, Guesthouses accommodation during the trek (mainly in twin sharing).
• A local government licensed English speaking Guide during the trek.
• The required number of staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
• Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine and transportation for all trekking/tour staff.
• Langtang National Park permits.
• First aid medical kid.
• Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu.
• All our government taxes.
• Official expanse.
• Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu.
• Your travel insurance (compulsory).
• International airfare and airport departure tax.
• Nepal entry visa fee (US$ 30 per person) you obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu for 60 days from date of issue. You will require 2 passport size photos.
• Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, laundry.
• Personal trekking Equipments.
• Tips for trekking staff. (Tipping is expected).
• Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
|Trip Duration:||20 Days|
|Trip Destination:||Jugal Himal Trek|
||Certified Trekking Guide|
|Group Size:||1 - 12|
||Flight, Private Car or a Tourist Coach.|
|Accommodations:||LODGE CAMPING ( Any One)|
|Trip Seasons:||Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov|