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Lapchi Kang Milarepa Cave Trekking -11 Days

Trip Facts

Weather

Weather -5°C to 18°C View Weather Detail

Duration

Duration 11 Days

Difficulty

Difficulty Moderate

Best Season

Best Season Sept, Oct, Nov, March, April & May

An old Tibetan wizard named Milarepa retired somewhere in this desolate in the wild, lived in a cave, consumed stinging nettles, and gradually turned green in Lapchi Kang Milarepa Cave Trekking. The topography from Ama Bamare Himal to Lapchi Karhka, which is made up of a maze of twisted hills, rock spires, and high cliffs, provides the snow leopard with the ideal habitat for survival.

From Jagat to Lamanabagar, this trip follows the Tama Khosi river. There, we leave the main track and ascend through a cloud forest and a dense bamboo forest to a remote area of Lapchi Kang beneath the magnificent rock faces of Kookur Raja Darra and Ama Bamare, both of which are yet unclimbed (King Dog Ridge ). It’s a one-of-a-kind Lapchi Kang Trek.

The Lapchi trekking trail is situated in the Rolwaling region, close to Nepal and Tibet’s border. The Lapchi trip offers the chance to discover Nepal’s less traveled, interesting, and secretive regions. The great Tibetan Yogi Milarepa spent a lot of time in Milarepa Cave and passed away in the lapchi region, which is a well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site.

In Lhapchi, Milarepa worked numerous miracles and left behind indelible traces like his footprints. For trekking in the Lapchi kang, which is protected by the Gaurishankar conservation area, you must have a GCA permit .

In addition to being a Buddhist yogi, Milarepa was also a poet, singer, and traditional Tibetan magician. After Kailash and Tsari, the lapchi trip and region are considered to be holy places in the Himalayas. Ancient Tibetan Buddhist and Hindu literature claims that Mount Kailash, Mount Labchi Kang, and Mount Tsari are the three holiest mountains in the Jambudvipa region.

These are the primary spiritual mountains or centers of power for Hindus as well as Buddhists. Holy Lapchi Mountain is a mountain in Nepal’s east that rises to a height of roughly 4,850 meters. Because a Tibet visa and permit are not required, the lapchi hike from the Nepalese side is the most affordable and advantageous way to experience the holy Lapchi and Mount Lapchi Kang.

 

Background

A journey is necessary to fully appreciate this stunningly stunning and remote location, which is rich in vegetation, animals, and folklore but rarely visited by visitors or researchers. Lapchi Kang Milarepa Cave Trekking is a minor Himalayan range that is wedged between the route to Tibet and the vast Himalayan valley of Rowaling Himal like a twisted backbone. It is confined and hidden enough for tourists to ignore it, but not high enough to draw mountaineers

About us

We at Nepal Alternative Treks & Expedition are here to make your Lapchi Kang Milarepa Cave Trekking unforgettable and hassle-free. The vacation can be altered to fit your schedule’s needs. Join the excursion to see the fantastic mountain vistas. We take care of all of your requirements for travel services. Trekking is possible year-round in the area because of its low height. Yet, because of the harsh weather during the winter, trekking is difficult.

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Highlights

  • Astonishingly off the beaten path, Lapchi Kang Milarepa Cave Trekking is rarely visited by travelers.
  • The Lapchi trekking route gives the ability to explore Nepal’s less visited, intriguing, and clandestine regions and is located in the Rolwaling district, close to the border between Nepal and Tibet.
  • Milarepa spent a lot of time in the Lapchi region, which is a well-known Buddhist pilgrimage destination.
  • The three holiest mountains in the Jambudvipa region are Mount Lapchi Kang, Mount Kailash, and Mount Tsari. Mount Lapchi Kang is regarded as a sacred mountain.
  • The Gaurishankar conservation area protects the Lapchi Kang walking track; hence, a special permit and TIMS are needed.
  • The Lapchi Kang region offers the snow leopard the perfect environment for survival.
January
-5°C to 5°C
February
-4°C to 6°C
March
-2°C to 7°C
April
1°C to 11°C
May
5°C to 14°C
June
8°C to 16°C
July
9°C to 18°C
August
8°C to 15°C
September
6°C to 15°C
October
2°C to 11°C
November
-2°C to 7°C
December
-4°C to 5°C

Day-to-day-Itinerary

Day 1

Drive to Singate / Lamabagar

Day 1 Facts

Trekking Time Average

170km./09 hours drive

Accommodation

Homestay at Lamabagar

Altitude

1950m./6435ft.

Early in the morning, you will depart Kathmandu and begin the approximately 8 to 9-hour drive to Singate/Lamabagar. The route is quite picturesque, passing through small communities and stunning scenery. Lamabagar will be your home for the night.

Day 2

Trek to Doven

Day 2 Facts

Trekking Time Average

14km./05 hours walk

Accommodation

Campping at Doven

Altitude

2200m./7260ft.

You will start your trip from Lamabagar (Tsho Sham) to Doven after breakfast. The trail travels through thick rhododendron and oak forests with sporadic glimpses of the Mountains. After stopping for lunch in a little village, you will traverse many suspension bridges over the Tama Kosi River. Afternoon arrival in Doven, where you will spend the night.

Day 3

Trek to Lower Lha Lhung

Day 3 Facts

Trekking Time Average

15km./06 hours walk

Accommodation

Camping at Lower Lha Lhung

Altitude

2700m./8910ft.

You will go from Godavari (Dovan) to Lower Lha Lhung on today’s trip. The walk travels through stunning bamboo, rhododendron, and pine forests. Before arriving in Lower Lha Lhung, where you will spend the night, you must ascend a steep slope and cross a suspension bridge.

Day 4

Trek to Lapchi Village

Day 4 Facts

Trekking Time Average

16km./06 hours walk

Accommodation

Lodge at Lapchi Village

Altitude

3670m./12111ft.

You will hike from Lower Lha Lhung to Lapchi Village after breakfast. The trail winds through rural settlements and stunning scenery. Following a lunch break in a tiny community, you will continue your journey to Lapchi Village, where you will spend the night.

Day 5

Hike to Milarepa cave, meditation place

Day 5 Facts

Accommodation

Lodge at Lapchi Village

You will hike today to the well-known Buddhist pilgrimage site known as Milarepa Cave. The four to five-hour climb is extremely arduous. You will arrive at the cave, which is perched on a hill, and spend some time within it contemplating and exploring. You’ll hike back to Lapchi Village in the late afternoon and spend the night there.

Day 6

An extra day in Lapchi

Day 6 Facts

Accommodation

Lodge at Lapchi Village

You have an extra day in Lapchi today, so take advantage of it to get to know the community and its surroundings. A quick trek or a trip to one of the surrounding monasteries are other options. Lapchi will be your home for the night.

Day 7

Trek to Lha Lung

Day 7 Facts

Trekking Time Average

16km./6 hours walk

Accommodation

Campping at Lha Lung

Altitude

4500m./14850ft.

You will start your trip from Lapchi Village to Lha Lung after breakfast. The trail winds through rural settlements and stunning scenery. Following a lunch break in a small village, you will continue your ascent to Lha Lung, where you will spend the night.

 

Day 8

Trek to Godavari

Day 8 Facts

Trekking Time Average

18km./06 hours walk

Accommodation

Lodge at Godavari

Altitude

2400m./7660ft.

You will travel from Lha Lung to Godavari on today’s trip. The track travels through lovely bamboo and pine forests with sporadic glimpses of the Mountains. After having lunch in a tiny town, you’ll continue on your trip to Godavari, where you’ll spend the night.

Day 9

Trek to Dovan

Day 9 Facts

Trekking Time Average

15km./05 hours walk

Accommodation

Campping at Tama Kosi Dovan

Altitude

2200m./7260ft.

You will start your trip from Godavari to Dovan after breakfast. The trail travels through thick rhododendron and oak forests with sporadic glimpses of the Mountains. After stopping for lunch in a little village, you will traverse many suspension bridges over the Tama Kosi River. Afternoon arrival in Dovan, where you will spend the night.

Day 10

Trek to Lamabagar

Day 10 Facts

Trekking Time Average

16km./06 hours walk

Accommodation

Campping at Lamabagar

Altitude

1950m./6435ft.

You will go to Lamabagar on today’s journey. The trail winds through rural settlements and stunning scenery. Following a lunch break in a small community, you’ll continue your ascent to Lamabagar, where you’ll spend the night.

Day 11

Drive back to Kathmandu

Day 11 Facts

Trekking Time Average

170km/09 hours drive

Altitude

1295m./4273ft.

After breakfast, you will make the approximately 8 to 9-hour drive back to Kathmandu. After arriving in the late afternoon, you will be taken to your hotel.

 

What do you get in the Trip?

Included

  • Tribhuwan International Airport ( Airport – Hotel – Airport )  transfer in Kathmandu .
  • Lodge/Tented/Homestay (Twin share) accommodation during the trekking.
  • All meals ( Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner  with tea/coffee ) during trek.
  • One experienced, well trained, fluent English speaking, friendly, specialized in Pikey Peak Region and government authorized trekking guide and required porters (One porter for two persons).
  • Guide and porter’s food, accommodation, salary, insurance and transportation etc.
  • Necessary permits and documents.
  • Overland transportation as per mentioned in itinerary.
  • A trekking map, duffel bag, first aid kit box, Oxygen saturation check up everyday,  water purification, company T-shirt and trekking completion certificate .
  • Assistance for emergency rescue evacuation.
  • All kind of service charge and government tax .
  • Public Liability Insurance.

Not included

  • Hotel accommodation and meals in Kathmandu.
  • Hard and soft table drinks such as tea/coffee, coke, fanta, mineral water, beer, hot shower, hot water, laundry, phone bill etc.
  • Personal Travel insurance.
  • Tips for guide and porters .( Highly suggested).

Book the Trip

Currently, we do not have any scheduled group trips, but you are welcome to embark on the journey on a date that suits you best.

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Group Discounts Available

Group of 2 - 4 $1,650.00 PP $1,450.00 PP
Group of 5 - 8 $1,610.00 PP $1,410.00 PP
Group of 9 - 12 $1,580.00 PP $1,380.00 PP
Group of 13 - 16 $1,540.00 PP $1,340.00 PP
Group of 17 - 20 $1,500.00 PP $1,300.00 PP
Group of 21 - 24 $1,460.00 PP $1,260.00 PP

Need a private date?

The given rates are per person with guaranteed departure schedules. If the given dates are not appropriate for you, please feel free to contact us for requesting a new dates, we will gladly personalize the itinerary and schedule of the trip that fits for you.

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