Bhairav Kunda Trek
“Bhairav” the word itself denote the name of Lord Shiva in Hindu Religion and Kunda denote holy mountain lake. In Sanskrit Bhairav Kunda means a holy lake named after destructive name of lord Shiva ‘Bhairav’. The Bhairav Kunda is one of the pilgrimage sites and the destination of having best trekking route in Nepal. Bhairav Kunda is located to the north east of Kathmandu at next to the Panch Pokhari (five lakes) in Dolakha district. The trek offers lots of settlements of ethic tribes such as Newars, Gurungs, Tamang and Sherpas.
Bhairav Kunda Trekking Facts :
Activities: Trekking, Hiking and Sightseeing
Best Month: September- May
Transportation: Private Vehicles, Domestic Airplanes & Bus
Accommodation: Hotel & Lodge
Group Size: Min 2 pax
Mode of Trekking: Tea house and Camping
Max Elevation: 4250m
Meal: Breakfast in Kathmandu and Full board meals during the trek
Trip Route: Kathmandu – Jalbire – Chanaute – Khani Gaon – Forest Camp – Pati – Bhairav Kund – Sherpa Gaon – Larche – Kathmandu
Day 01. Arrival in Kathmandu and trip preparation :
Transfer to hotel facilitated with 24 hrs running hot water with attached bathroom. Our Airport representative will be at the airport to receive you on your arrival with Himalayan Namobuddha Travel and Treks Banner. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02. Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley :
The day we would explore the Kathmandu valley probably to Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swyambhunath and the places you would like to visit would be managed by Himalayan Namobuddha Travel And Trek Pvt. Ltd. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 03. Kathmandu to Jalbire :
We’ll take a drive from Kathmandu to Jalbire with scenic mountain views. We’ll take a drive on dirt road to Jalbire from Balephi valley. We’ll able to explore Newari culture and temple of Lord Bishnu at Jalbire. Overnight in Jalbire.
Day 04. Jalbire to Chanaute :
Today we’ll start our trek from Jalbire to Chanaute for about 4 hours. We’ll have easy walk and passes through small Tamang village including waterfalls toward Chanaute. Overnight in Chanaute,
Day 05. Chanaute to Khani Gaon :
We’ll start our trek early in the morning with steep uphill on small walking trails. We’ll passes through different villages, streams and local schools before we reach Khani Gaon which is typical Newar village also known as Dalle Pokhari. Overnight in Khani Gaon.
Day 06. Rest Day in Khani Gaon :
Today we would rest in a Khani Gaon village. We can relax or explore the village and surrounding area with their culture & traditional lifestyle. Overnight in Khani Gaon.
Day 07. Khani Gaon to Forest Camp :
We’ll hava a steep walk up through the rhododendron forest. We’ll passes through nomad houses and wild birds on the way. The day, we’ll trek for about 6 hours to reach Forest Camp. Overnight in Forest Camp.
Day 08. Forest Camp to Pati :
We’ll take a steep uphill climb enjoying the views through pine and rhododendron forest. We’ll continue our trek with beautiful mountain views and rest house made for pilgrims toward Pati. Overnight in Pati.
Day 09. Pati to Bhairav Kund :
Today early in the morning we’ll ascend about 1 hour to hills and after our route level outs we’ll trek for about 2.5 hours toward holy lake Bhairav Kund (4250m). Every year in June/July pilgrim used to visit Bhairav Kund and bath in holy lake. Thus, the Kunda has its own religious perspective in Hindu religion. We’ll explore the lake and surrounding area on this day. Overnight in Bhairav Kund.
Day 10. Bhairav Kund top to Sherpa Gaon :
In early in the morning we’ll trek about one and half hours uphill walk to height for the sunrise view. We’ll started our trekking with magnificent views of Langtang, Jugal Himal Range, Rolwaling Range and the Tibetan Range. After about 6 hours steeply down trek with stunning forest on the way we’ll reach Sherpa Gaon. Overnight in Sherpa Gaon.
Day 11. Sherpa Gaon to Larche :
Today would be the last day of our trek which starts from Sherpa Gaon and ends at Larche. We’ll take our descend path for about 3.5 hours to the bank of the Bhote Koshi ricer and then to Larche. Overnight in Larche.
Day 12. Drive to Kathmandu via Larche :
We’ll take our drive from Larch to Kathmandu as per our trek schedule. After reaching Kathmandu, we can relax, have some gifts for relatives and friends from Nepal. If we want to travel or visit somewhere Himalayan Namobudhha Travel And Trek will manage for that too. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 13. Departure from Kathmandu :
The last day in Nepal, at 3 hours before scheduled flight we’ll be taken up to airport by office representative of Himalayan Namobuddha Travel And Trek. It’s time to bid Nepal farewell visit and appreciate your visit to our country Nepal. And the trek would be the great lifetime memory.
Wish you a wonderful Himalayan experience in Nepal.!!!
The Company is not liable for any refunds after the departure date of the scheduled itinerary.
Cancellation should be made 48 hours before departure and a 40% cancellation charge is approved besides tax, transportation and permit. See specific information below.
No refund will be given if the program ends before the provided itinerary date.
The Company is not to be held responsible for your early termination of a trek should our experienced leader feels it is unsafe for you to continue due to fitness and/or health issues
The Company is not liable for an unconvinced or rescheduling due to natural, political or bureaucratic circumstances
The Company is not responsible for delays caused by local weather conditions resulting in international flights being missed
The Company is not responsible for the financial implications of rescue. Please ensure you have the appropriate insurance to cover these situations before you arrive in Nepal
Our staffs are very experienced in leading treks at all altitudes. It is their responsibility to ensure your safety, their conclusions regard safety are final and should you not follow their advice the Company cannot be held responsible for the outcome.
If you wish to cancel your trip for any reason the following scale of charges will apply:
Date of Cancellation Charge Incurred
2 months before departure Loss of deposit. (40% of Total Trip Cost TTC.)
29 days to 2 months before departure 50% of TTC.
10 to 28 days before departure 70% of TTC.
Less than 10 days before departure 100% of TTC.
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