Annapurna Encounter offers trekking around high valleys of Khumbu in the Everest region, journey to Tengboche & Everest Panorama in the world’s highest country in between towering high peaks of Mt. Everest 8,848 m, Lhotse 8,460 m, Nuptse 7,145 m, Kwangde 6,160 m, Kangtenga 6,320 m, Tharmasarkhu 6,145 m, Mt. Pumori 7,125 m and the majestic Mt. Ama Dablam 6,645 meters, never ending views of these snow capped mountains throughout this trip to Tengboche & Everest Panorama.
Tengboche & Everest Panorama journey starts with a short scenic flight to Lukla town, the door to Everest area from Lukla begins the real trekking passing several traditional Sherpa villages with their rich old culture and custom with awe inspiring scenery on the walk following the glacial Dudh Kosi river upstream and reaching the famous Sherpa’s capital at Namche Bazaar, with all kinds of modern facilities, hotels, lodge, restaurants, bakery, Cyber café, post office and banks.
From Namche heading higher through beautiful serene woodlands of rhododendron, birch, pines and firs tree lines with tremendous views of high snow capped mountain during the walk every day, visiting the famous Tengboche monastery surrounded by high mountains and then slowly heading back to quaint villages of Khunde and Khumjung on the glacial wide valley and beneath the holy Khumbi-la mountain “The Patron God” of Khumbu region after an enjoyable and memorable time at Tengboche & Everest Panorama heading back to Lukla for the sweeping scenic flight back to Kathmandu with great service of Annapurna Encounter.
Trekking around Langtang valley & Holy Gosainkund awesome picturesque destinations with Annapurna Encounter Adventure Company leading to traditional villages enriched with old culture and religion on the Tamang Heritage trail and into beautiful forest of tall rhododendron, pines, hemlocks, magnolia and firs tree lines and further leading to high alpine pasture in amazing Langtang valley and Kyanjin Gomba where the first part of the journey begins enclosed with high snow capped mountain range of Ghengu Liru (Langtang II 6,571meters), Langtang Lirung (7,425meters) Kimshun (6,745meterst) and Shalbachum (6,918 meters) and towards south, the Chimsedang Lekh with range of peaks of Naya-Kanga 5,846 meters, Gangchempo known as Tilman’s beautiful Fluted Peak.
Langtang valley & Holy Gosainkund trekking within the Langtang National
Park the 1st Park established in mountainous region of Nepal Himalaya covering 1,710 sq.km areas, but this trekking also leads to its buffer zone near Kathmandu valley and beyond east extending to Jugal Himal range linked with Dorje Lakpa at 6,980 meters. The Northern wall of mountains straddles the border with Tibet. After a wonderful and enjoyable time at Langtang journey continues heading towards Gosainkund with its serene simmering glacial pond regarded as sacred and holy for Hindus and Buddhist as well, in auspicious month of August festival takes place in the full moon as per the Hindu Lunar where thousands of pilgrims reach here to take a dip in this holy pond as blessing, from here heading back to Kathmandu towards South East crossing Lauribina pass at 4,609 meters and 15,100 ft high with awesome panorama of surrounding landscapes with hills, valleys and snow capped mountains and then with a long descend through beautiful woodlands and traditional mid hills farm villages and concluding this overwhelming adventure with a short drive from Sundarijal at the rim of Kathmandu valley to reach Kathmandu city after a remarkable trip to Langtang valley & holy Gosainkund with Annapurna Encounter.
Kathmandu valley has been the central pivot of Buddhism for long. Buddhist pilgrimage tour with Annapurna encounter takes you to elephantine embowed shaped stupas which highlight the Buddhist circuit tour, a day long. One can scrutinize lots of interesting facts about the every stupas included in the tour. Also known as the ‘Lhasa Monastery’ or ‘Khasti Monastery’ it is believed that the last remains of Sage Kashyap was cremated in Boudhanath. Boudha was considered as the trade route between Nepal and Tibet in the past. The pleasant Walk between Boudhanath and Gokarna leads you to Kapan Monastery founded by Lama Thubten Yeshe who died in 1984, leading to the worldwide search of his reincarnation after his death.
The tour allows you to experience traditional Tibetan Buddhism at self-emerged Buddhist shrine also known as Swayambhunath since no concrete historical evidences regarding who built this monastery are found. You can also overlook the spectacular scenario of Kathmandu Valley from Swayambhunath.
Tucked away in the Himalayas of Nepal, amidst the most scenic area there lies a Buddhist Monastery named Neydo Tashi Choeling in Pharping, just 22km away from the heart of Kathmandu. It is said that it is the mundane place to relax and unwind all the hustle and bustle of life and an easy get away for a short break.
7:00 AM- Journey Starts from Thamel
8:00 AM- Pilgrimage tour of Boudhanath, and Kapan Monastery
12:00 PM – Swayambhunath visit and Sightseeing
2:00 PM –Tour of Pharping Monastery.
Annapurna Holiday Planner offers an overwhelming trekking in complete wilderness to Panch Pokharai & Jugal Himal Panorama; this region offers a diversity of landscapes, climate change with the combination of rich and cultural heritage, unparalleled beauty with enchanting forests of beautiful rhododendron, oaks, pines and fir trees with awesome constant views of central Himalaya throughout this trekking to Panch Pokharai & Jugal Himal Panorama, adventure begins with a short drive east of Kathmandu for few hours and then walk to a nice village of Chautara away from the main route.
Chautara village home of highlanders Sherpas and Tamang people, this trek starts from 1,400m and goes up to 4,000m at Panch Pokhari, a seldom-visited pilgrimage site as this area is less visited by other western trekkers it will be total interesting and well worth exploring and this trekking route leads around Helambu area and concluding at the lower region on the rim of Kathmandu Valley after an amazing trekking to Panch Pokharai & Jugal Himal Panorama with AHP.