A trek into the pristine conservation area of Nepal
Milke Danda Trek will be a beautiful trekking experience through the Rhododendron forest comprising of 32 different vegetations. This eight day trek will offer you views of Mount Makalu, Kanchenjunga, Baruntse and Everest. We will start our trek from Tumlingtar and travel through Chainpur and Pokhari bazar, these places are famous for its ancient metal crafts. The trek will also take you to Gupha pokhari, this pond is junction between Kanchenjunga and Makalu. The trekking trail passes through thick forest of rhododendron, which is also home to animals like black bear and musk deer. Mike is rich in vegetation like juniper and pine trees. The area is also home to different rare species of medicinal herbs, birds and butterflies. This eastern area of Nepal is inhibited by people of different ethnic group like Sherpa, Rai, Limbu, Newar, Brahmin and Chhetris. This has created unique manifestation of nature and people celebrating together.
Kathmandu – Tumlingtar
45m flight. Trek to Wana Bajar for overnight stay
Wana – Bhalu Khop
6/7 hours walk (2500m)
Bhalu Khop – Gidde Danda
Explore around milke danda rhododendron forest.
Gidde Danda – Gupha Pokhari
5/6 hours (2800m)
Gupha Pokhari – Chauki Bazar
5 hours (2300m)
Chauki Bazar – Basantapur
5 hours ( 1900m)
Basantapur – Kathmandu
Drive to Biratnagar and flight to Kathmandu.
Includes / Excludes
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner according to available menu.
Hot water, Coffee, Snickers, Fruits
Accommodation in a teahouse or tent
Well experienced mountain guide and Climbing gears
Flight and Bus tickets Kathmandu – Biratnagar – Basantapur
National park entry permits and other permits
First aid kit and satellite phone.
Alcohol, Cigarettes and other personal expenses
Travel, accidental/ health insurance (mandatory).
International airfare and airport tax, Visa fee Guides/ Porter’s tip.
Personal belongings (i.e.camera, water bottle, extra money, sunscreen, sunglasses, sunhat, hiking shorts/ synthetic T-shirt etc).
Hiking boots, sports shoe/ trainers, 3/4 woolen socks ,2pairs liners socks, 1 pairs gloves, warm hat, 1 Day back pack and duffel bag for your clothing.
Warm layers, down or synthetic jackets, fleece, hiking pants, thermals.
Comprehensive list will be provided after you book the trip.
Most of the items can be bought or hired in Kathmandu.
Note: Milke Trek can be combined with mountain biking trip, this trip has been tried by very few tourist. Biking this trail will give you immense feel of wilderness and adventure. Please send us an inquiry to get the details.