All Nepal Adventure Tours & Treks

GOVT REGD NO: 114523/070/071

Quick Questions? Email Us

info@allnepaladventures.com

Talk to an Expert

+977 9851046453

Pathivara Cultural Trek 08 Days

of 22 reviews
Generic placeholder image

Overview

Pathibhara Cultural Trail is a pilgrimage to ‘Pathibhara Devi' and an in-depth experience of the Limbu people who dominate the region's culture, tradition, and way of life. The Goddess of Pathibhara is said to have miraculous powers and to have fulfilled the prayers of her devotees. The legend about the temple's foundation has been passed down from generation to generation, alleging that hundreds of sheep vanished while grazing the land where the temple now stands. According to legend, the troubled shepherds had a dream in which the Goddess revealed her location and commanded them to perform ritualistic sheep sacrifices. When the sacrifice was made and the temple and statue were installed, the missing sheep were said to have returned, and Pathibhara Devi was worshipped from then on. Worshippers come from all over Nepal and India to visit the temple on special occasions, believing that a pilgrimage to the temple would grant them all of their wishes.

Generic placeholder image

Photos/Videos

Generic placeholder image

Itinerary

Day 01
Arrival in Kathmandu airport meet our staff then transfer to Hotel.

Your trip starts today when you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Upon your arrival, you will be received by our ANA representative at the airport. He'll be carrying an ANA board with your name written on it. Then you will be transferred to the hotel.  After you check into the hotel, our representative will brief you about your trip. Then free till pick up time for the welcome dinner. In your spare time, you can relax, walk around the hotel, go shopping for necessities, and so on.

Day 02
Full day sightseeing.

Swayambhunath, Bouddhanath, Pashupatinath, Patan Durbar square & Hanuman Dhoka (Old Durbar square). O/N Hotel.

Day 03
Flight from Kathmandu either to Suketar or to Biratnagar.

Flight from Kathmandu either to Suketar or to Biratnagar and then to Suketar and we trek up to Deurali from the airport Along the trail, we would observe the surroundings and the local lifestyle. Overnight in a local lodge.

Day 04
Deurali Trek to Phedi (3,190m).

We would go to Phedi from Deurali. It would be our privilege to watch different varieties of birds. Besides, we also view the panoramic views of the mountains.

Day 05
Phedi toPathibhara (3,794) Phedi.

Trekking from Phedi, we reach Pathibhara and perform pooja. We would see different types of birds and on the way. In addition to this, we would also view mountain ranges. From Pathibhara, we would trek down to Phedi for accommodation.

Day 06
Phedi to Suketar Overnight in the Hotel.

Day 07
Suketar to Kathmandu.

We take early flight from Suketar to either Biratnagar and then to Kathmandu or directly to Kathmandu transfer to Hotel.

Day 08
Final Departure.

Generic placeholder image

Equipment List

Here’s a complete rundown of what to bring if you’re planning a trek to Everest Base Camp or any other tea-house trek in Nepal.  Proper preparation and equipment for the conditions will go a long way to ensuring you have a great trekking experience.  What follows is a pretty comprehensive list and will make sure you are covered in the coldest months of the year. If you have questions on what you might need just ask us and keep in mind that Kathmandu is a great place to buy trekking gear at affordable prices.


IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS AND ITEMS

  • Valid passport, 2 extra passport size photos, airline tickets
  • Separate photocopies of passport, visa form (easily obtained at Kathmandu airport), proof of insurance
  • Dollars, pounds or Euros in cash for purchasing Nepalese visa at Kathmandu airport, for paying for restaurants and hotels, for gratuities, snacks, and to purchase your own drinks and gifts
  • Credit cards, Bank/ATM/Cash machine cards for withdrawing funds from cash machines (bring a photocopy of your cards), traveler's checks, etc.


ON THE TRAIL DAYPACK

  • Extra layers, gloves, wind breaker and poncho
  • Sunscreen
  • Lip Balm with Sunscreen
  • Broad brimmed hat or bandana (for sun protection)
  • Iodine Water Tablets (personal preference)
  • Water Bottles or Camel Back
  • Sunglasses
  • Headlamp with extra batteries
  • Favorite Snacks
  • Waterproof bags to protect electronics or paperwork
  • Camera with extra batteries and memory cards
  • Umbrella (works great in a light rain or to protect from the sun)
  • Duct tape or moleskin for blisters
  • Toilet Paper
  • Trekking Poles (optional)
  • Thermos (optional for hot beverages)


CLOTHING: BASE, MIDDLE AND OUTER LAYERS

  • Moisture wicking long sleeve tee-shirts (2)
  • Moisture wicking tee-shirts (1)
  • Long underwear pants (2)
  • Underwear (5 to 7)
  • Heavy Fleece or Down Jacket
  • Long sleeve shirts (2)
  • Sweatshirt (optional)
  • Fleece Pants
  • Trekking Pants (2)
  • Shorts (optional)
  • Gortex or Waterproof Jacket with hood
  • Rain Poncho that covers your day pack
  • Waterproof Pants
  • Wide brimmed hat
  • Wool hat (Should cover ears) or Balaclava
  • Lightwight Gloves
  • Insulated Wool or Down Mittens
  • Gaiters (optional)


FOOTWEAR: SHOES AND SOCKS

  • Hiking boots with ankle support
  • Camp shoes or Tennis Shoes
  • Plastic bag to carry spare shoes
  • Hiking socks (10)
  • Sock Liners (optional)


SLEEPING BAG

  • Sleeping bag rated to -15° C/ 0° f
  • Sleeping bag liner (optional)
  • Sleeping bag stuff sack


DUFFEL BAGS AND DAY PACKS

  • Duffel Bag for Carrying Your Gear (we provide this for the trek)
  • Day Pack for Carrying what you need on the trail
  • Small Lock(s) for duffel bag and day pack
  • Waterproof cover for daypack
  • Drybags in several sizes
  • Stuff sacks for dirty clothes/shoes


FIRST AID KIT AND TOILETRIES

  • Our team brings along a basic first aid kit but we recommend you also carry the following;
  • Advil or Ibuprofen
  • Diamox (for altitude sickness)
  • Personal Prescriptions
  • Medical Tape (for preventing treating blisters)
  • Antibiotics (Cipro for travelers’ diarrhea)
  • Diaper Rash Cream (Can treat rashes or chaffing)
  • Basic toiletries (Soap, Deodorant…)
  • Wet wipes
  • Panty Liners and Tampons
  • Face lotion
  • Hair brush
  • Hair ties
  • Hand warmers
  • Ear plugs for sleeping


OTHER ITEMS

  • Portable Solar Charger
  • Journal, pen and paper
  • Reading book
  • Voltage converter (from 220 to 110)
  • Plug adapter (2 round pegs to 2 flat pegs)
  • Lightweight pillow case (in case your teahouses provide you with pillows) or use your own stuff as a pillow

Generic placeholder image

What is Included

  • Airport pick up and transfer to hotel.
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu at 3 star category with breakfast.
  • Half day Kathmandu sightseeing with an English/ any other foreign language speaking city guide.
  • Land transportation from Kathmandu to Bhandar.
  • Domestic flight Lukla-Kathmandu.
  • Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park permit.
  • TIMS (Trekking Information Management System.
  • An experienced and first aid trained license holder accompanying trekking guide.
  • Equipped and insured trekking porter (one porter for 2 persons, one porter carries 25 KG.).
  • Meals, insurance, salary, equipment, accommodation, transportation of our trekking crew.
  • Tea House accommodation on twin or multi sharing basis during the trek.
  • Applicable government taxes (13% VAT and 10% tourism service charges).
  • Farewell dinner.

Generic placeholder image

What is Excluded

  • Nepal entry visa.
  • Domestic airport tax.
  • Your Travel/Medical insurance.
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Hot shower while on trek.
  • Single supplements in hotels except solo trekking service.
  • Bar bills and laundry.
  • Battery Charges( Available during trek with Extra cost).
  • Optional trips not specified in the itinerary.
  • Tipping to guide and porter.
  • -Personal trekking equipment.
  • Drinks (including tea) and Bar Bill (beverage).
Generic placeholder image

Map

Join Upcoming Trips

Inquire Now to get the best deals or share with friends to plan together. All trips are group based. For custom trips, contact us.

Generic placeholder image

Review

Certificate & Partners

WE ACCEPT:

Copyright 2022 © by All Nepal Adventure Tours & Treks P. Ltd.