Sailung and Timal (Non Tourist Area) Camping Trek via Phulchoki Hill 19 Days
Sailung Trek or the “Indigenous Peoples Trail” is a non tourist area trek offers scenic trekking relatively at low elevation below 3000m bound by Thulo Sailung peak in the North and the Golden Sun Kosi River flowing along the South, the Tama Kosi in the East. This trek presents an incomparable and natural blend of cultural, linguistic and ethnic diversity coupled with breathtaking Himalayan panoramas, stretching from Annapurna in the West to Numburchuili in the East. The visitors can gain invaluable insight to the cultures and lifestyle of several local Indigenous Peoples including Tamang, Newars, Sherpas, Thamis and Majhis with two predominant religion, Hinduism and Buddhism. Meanwhile, some places of in this trek, you can experience with some interesting festival during the some occasion. Basically the place name is called in Sailung Temple and Narayansthan Temple. There are many devotees of Hindus and Buddhist coming from surrounding villages. Now a day is considered holy by the shamans whereby apprentices or "Jhankris" graduate into full shamans. In this day, you can take Shaman’s Healing and other spiritual practices. Shamanism encompasses the belief that shamans are intermediaries or messengers between the human world and the spirit worlds. Shamans are said to treat ailments/illness by mending the soul. Alleviating traumas affecting the soul/spirit restores the physical body of the individual to balance and wholeness. The shaman also enters supernatural realms or dimensions to obtain solutions to problems afflicting the community. Shamans may visit other worlds/dimensions to bring guidance to misguided souls and to ameliorate illnesses of the human soul caused by foreign elements.
Highest elevation: 3200m
Trek style: Camping Trek only
Major Attraction: The abode of the territorial deity, Sailung Phoi Sibda Karpo, Sailung’s ‘White Male Lord of the Earth’, Three Rocks (tiger, snake and cow), Padmasambhava’s Footprint, Buddha’s Gate, Gaurighat Cave, Godavari Cave, ancient Buddhist monastery, culture and life style of several indigenous peoples and excellent view of high Himalayan range, Namobuddha Monastery (the lord Buddha whose sacrifices his body to hungry tiger and its cubs).
Minimum 4 participants in group
Itinerary in details
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and meet our SNFT representative at the airport and transfer to Hotel. Welcome drink and short briefing, relax
Day 2: Sightseeing in world heritage sites by private car. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Mude with local bus and trek to Deurali. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 4: Trek from Deurali to Thulo Sailung 3246m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 5: Exploring to surrounding village. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 6: Trek from Thulo Sailung to Doramba 2100m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 7: Trek from Doramba to Gurase Banjyang 2300m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 8: Trek from Gurase Banjyang to Kafle Damara 1100m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 9: Trek from Kafle Damara to Chaubas Hill 2100m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 10: Trek from Chaubas Hill to Bolung Village 920m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 11: Hiking to Pahari Village. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 12: Trek from Bolung Village to Chapakhori 1833m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 13: Trek from Chapakhori to Kot Timal 1960m via Narayansthan Temple. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 14: Trek from Kot Timal to Namobuddha 1800m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 15: Trek from Namobuddha to Kusha Devi 1054m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 16: Trek from Kusha Devi to Naya Gaon 1850m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 17: Trek from Naya Gaon to Lato Banjyang 1790m via Phulchoki Hill 2790m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 18: Trek from Lato Banjyang to Godawari 1600m and drive to Kathmandu with local Bus. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 19: Departure to International Airport
Our Tour Package Includes:
* Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & transfer by car / Van.
* 3 nights accommodation with breakfast at 3*** Standard hotel in Kathmandu.
* Kathmandu city tour as per the above itinerary.
* Meals(breakfast, lunch and dinner) with Tea & coffee and hot water during the trek.
* All transportation
* All Camping Equipments(Tents) and Kitchen equeipments
* Tourist service charge, Vat.
* Office Service charge.
* Guide & support staffs insurance and salary
* Any meals in Kathmandu other than breakfast.
* Travel insurance
* International air fare to and from Nepal.
* Nepal Tourist Visa fees
* Items and expenses of personal nature
* Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot shower, cold drinks, snacks, laundry, phone call, internet.
* Personal Trekking Equipments
* Tips for guide, porters, driver...
Tipping is expected but it is not mandatory.
Note : The package can be redesigned or redeveloped as per your taste. For more information please e-mail us at email@example.com.
Important: In case of emergency during the trip, Helicopter will be arranged by Swiss Nepal Family Trekking & Expedition (P) Ltd. The charges must be paid by the clients themselves.
Grade: (Moderate to strenuous) [ Explain ]
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|Easy trekking by Himalayan standards is generally up to 2000m. There are plenty of ups and downs on well-maintained trails. This type of trip is best suited for those who lead a reasonably active life. The trek takes about 3 to 7 days, walking about 4 to 5 hours a day.|
|This involves longer treks (five to ten days) on maintained trails. This type of trek includes day excursions to higher elevations, for which it's advisable to have some previous hill- walking experience. On these treks, we generally achieve an altitude between 900m to 3000m.|
(Moderate to strenuous)
|A reasonably demanding trek at an altitude up to 4000m with side trips to higher elevations. The trails are sometimes uncharted and away from inhabited areas.|
|These treks must be fully supported. We climb to altitudes between 3500 and 5000m. & there are overnight stays at altitudes above 4000m. For this trek, trekkers should be fit & enthusiastic hill walkers prepared to tackle difficult terrain in remote areas.|
|This trek is best described as Alpine, and suitable is suitable for those in excellent health, capable of carrying a backpack, when required. The trek covers very remote areas, traveling over snow-covered passes at an altitudes of up to 6500m. You will need to axes and crampons. No strenuous trek should be undertaken without medical clearance.|
|Basic||Ideal for backpackers, students, travellers, very basic accomodation 1 * or none*, group travel in bus.|
|Standard||Nice ** to*** star hotel ideal for the normal traveller family, couples, hotels are clean and monitored by our company, breakfast usually included. Travels are in van or 4 seater jeep.|
|Superior||**** to ***** star Hotels with all possible international comfort, where available SAT TV. SPA etc. brekfast included for the traveller who wants to be spoiled , travelling in privat car, Jeep.|
There will be a cancellation fee of 25% for any cancellation three weeks prior to Tour departure date, 50% two weeks prior to Tour departure date and no refund thereafter. No refund for no shows & delay arrivals whatsoever reason.