Dudhkunda Trek
Dudhkunda Trek

DudhKunda Lake, located on the lap of Mt. Numbur Himal is a famous pilgrimage. It is one of the shortest cultural and religious treks which commences from Phaplu and ends at the same destination. It has its own popularity due to its holy Lake. Here, Dudh means Milk and Kunda means Lake in Nepali language. Every year at the end of August mainly on the full moon day numbers of people come to visit this Lake. It is famous for both Buddhist and Hindu. If you visit this place once in your present life that means before dying, this holy Lake can fulfill all your wishes and dreams. On this trek, you can see the picturesque view of Mt. Numbur Himal, green Solu dale, old Buddhist monasteries and different sorts of flora and fauna.
The unique Sherpa culture and their charming face and friendly behavior make your trek more memorable and compels to come to visit Nepal again and again. The best season for this trek is from September to December and March to May. This trek is popular and suitable for those people who want to do short, religious trek along with the beautiful scenery of snow-capped mountains during their visit to Nepal. This is a medium hard trek and which is completely camping trek. We can make the programme on the basis of clients’ choice and request.


Brief itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m)
Day 02: Full day Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 03: Drive to Phaplu (2,413) 10/11 hours
Day 04: Trek to Ringmo (2,720m) 3/4 hours
Day 05: Trek to Kamo (3,587m) 4/5 hours
Day 06: Kamo to Saharsabeni (3,840m) 5/6 hours
Day 07: Saharsarbeni to Dudhkunda (4600m) and back to Saharsabeni 5/6 hours
Day 08: Trek to Taksindo (2,960) 5/6 hours
Day 09: Trek to Phaplu (2,469m) 4/5 hours
Day 10: Drive to Kathamandu by Jeep 10/11 hours
Day 11: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 12: Final Departure




Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m)

As you arrive in Tribhuvan international airport Kathmandu, our representative of United Brothers Trek and Expedition wil welcome you with warm hospitality and help you to transfer to the hotel. 

Day 02: Preparation for trekking

Today, you can check the equipment and if you need extra, you can buy in the trekking shop and be prepared for the trip.

Day 03: Drive to Phaplu (2,413m) 10/11hours

We drive to Phaplu by private jeep which takes around 10/11 hours. you can see the stunning views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Kanchenjunga, Numbur Himal, Dudhkunda Himal, and Pike Peak along with breathtaking scenery of the green countryside from Pattale village if the weather is clear. At the end of the day we will reach at Phaplu and stay overnight at lodge. 

Day 04: Trek to Ringmo (2,720m) 3/4 hours

From here, we go along the jeep road to Ringmo with the beautiful scenery of Chiwang Monastery and the green countryside. It takes approximately 3/4 hours.

Day 05: Trek to Kamo (3,587m) 4/5 hours

The trail goes through dense pine forest with an uphill to Taksindo danda and then continues to Kamo danda . Kamo danda is the best view point from where you can see the superb views of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Mera Peak, Makalu, Numbur himal and much for moutntais. We stay overnight at small lodge.

Day 06: Kamo to Saharsabeni (3,840m) 5/6 hours

After having spent a night at Kamo, we start our journey to Saharsabeni with the superb views of green countryside along with some of the snow-capped mountain views and finally arrive at Saharsabeni. It takes around 5 hours, we spend a night at normal lodge.

Day 07: Sasarbeni to Dudhkunda (4,600m)  and back to Saharsabeni 5/6 hours

Saharsabeni is located at the bank of Dudhkunda river where only 1 small lodges is available. From here, the entire way is uphill till Dudhkunda Lake which takes 3 hours up and 2 hours down. After visiting the Lake, we return back to Saharsabeni and spent another night at the same lodge.

Day 08: Trek back to Taksindo (2,960m) 5/5 hours

After having visited the famous pilgrimage (Dhudkund Lake), we return back to Taksindo from the same way. The way, descends through the pine trees and finally arrives at Taksindo village. It is a small beautiful Sherpa village where you can visit a very old Buddhist monastery as well. We spend a night there at lodge.

Day 09: Trek to Phaplu (2,469m) 4/5 hours

We return back to Phaflu through the same jeep road and spend a night at Phaplu.

Day 11: Phaflu to Kathamandu by Jeep 10/11 hours

Drive back to Kathmandu by private Jeep which take approximately 10/11 hours and overnight at hotel.

Day 12: Free day in Kathmandu

Today you can do shopping for your final departure. By the evening we will invite you for farewell dinner.

Day 13: Final Departure

We will drop you to the airport for final departure.

What is Included in the Cost

  • Arrival and departure transportation by private vehicle

  • 4 Nights Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast

  • Kathmandu/ Phaplu/Kathmandu by private Jeep

  • One day full day full day sightseeing in Kathmandu

  • All entrance fees in Kathmandu during your sightseeing

  • Welcome and farewell dinner

  • All ground transportation by private vehicle as per itinerary

  • All government, local and airport taxes

  • All essential paperwork for trekking permits

  • Tims Card

  • National park fees

  • Accommodation on Twine Sharing basis during the trek

  • Foods (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) with tea or coffee during the trek

  • Porters (2 trekkers- 1 porter)

  • An English speaking, experienced and government license holder trekking guide

  • Staff's salaries, insurance, equipment, foods, accommodation and transportation

  • Medical Kit

  • Duffle bag

  • Down jacket

  • T-shirt and trekking map from united brothers trek and expedition with its logo

  • Trekking poles



What is Excluded in the Cost

  • Visa fees in Nepal

  • Excess baggage charge

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu

  • International flight tickets

  • Travel insurance

  • Helicopter Rescue

  • Medication

  • Hot Shower

  • Heater

  • Battery Charge

  • Mineral water

  • Hot water

  • Personal expenditure (Bar bills and laundry)

  • Extra porter

  • Extra night hotel in Kathmandu

  • Tips for guide and porters

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu


Trip dates trip price trip status
10 Oct, 2024 - 19 Oct, 2024 0.00 Available
15 Oct, 2024 - 23 Oct, 2024 00 Available


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tirp fact

  • Duration : 10 days
  • Trip Grade : Moderate
  • Destination : Everest region
  • Type of Trek : Lodge and Camping Trek
  • Group Size : 1-12 pax
  • Max height : 4,600m
  • Starting point : Phaplu
  • Ending point : Phaplu
  • KTM/Phaplu/KTM : Jeep or Flight

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