Find an easy and suitable / budgeted hike in Nepal in the middle of the Mahabharata range and get to know the indigenous people of Ramechap.
Long Walk Adventures presents an unforgettable hike in a hilly region of Nepal: Ramechap trek. It is an easy trekking area which is suitable for the people of all ages for people who wants to walk a short distance of five to six hours a day and suitable for all ages.
This trek offers you a fantastic view of the mountains, an exceptional landscape, forests of oaks, pines and rhododendrons and six different ethnic groups. Certain ethnic groups are on the verge of disappearance because their population is very small. Majhis (fishermen) and Kusundas fall into this category.
Along the track, you will meet the local Shamans (Jhankris) in the Agleshowri or Sailung Peak or Khandadevi temple, one of the popular religious destinations of the inhabitants of this region. During the whole stay, you will share with the local populations your experiences and learn their cultures and traditions, you will eat the Nepalese meal (Dal-Bhat) or fish on the Lubhughat barbecue and drink the Nepalese rice beer Chhyang. It is a journey where you will meet fewer tourists and more locals.
|DEPARTURE TIME||2 hours before trek from Hotel.|
Whenever you meet locals during the hike, they offer a greeting from “Lhaso” or “Namaste” and it’s a different ethnic group every day. Sailung Peak Trek or Ramechap trek are at an altitude of 3170 m and 130 km east of the capital of Nepal, Kathmandu.
The visit to Sailung Peak, surrounded by the Rhododendron forest, will offer you fantastic views of the mountain range like Gauri-Shanker, the hills of Kalinchowk, the hill of Agleshowri and other mountains. There is a famous river, Sun Koshi, which flows along the south and which is the trek which ends in Lubughat.
All the trekking is located in the Mahabharat area and it can be completed in six to nine days. It can also be extended according to your choice.