Pathivara Trekking Highlights
- Spiritual Satisfaction by visiting Pathivara Temple
- Mesmerizing view of Mt. Kanchenjunga
- Diverse butterflies, animals and other plants.
- Soulful Hospitality of Limbus and Kirants
Pathivara temple(3,794m) lies at eastern part of Nepal at Tapethok Village of Taplejung district of Nepal. It is one of the most popular religious sites. Both Hindus and Buddhists pilgrims visit this site every year. Buddhist lights lamps at full moon night every month whereas Hindus go at special occasions. It is believed that visiting this religious site cleanse your sins and sorrows. Pathivara trekking offers mesmerizing view of Mt. Kanchenjunga and Janu Himal.
Pathivara is perfect blend of nature and spirituality. It is one of the Shakti Peeths(Power Symbol) of Nepal. The 5 days Pathhivara Trek of Duke Nepal Treks is ultimate trekking package to indulge yourself in serenity of nature and religion. In this trek you can observe social life of the natives like Kirant, Rais, Tibetans, Tamangs, Sunuwars, and Limbu people. The area has larger population of Limbu people who follow Shamanism and have their own peculiar culture and way of living. Furthermore, the blooming Rhododendron and other plants will melt your heart along the trekking journey.
What to Expect?
The Trekking trail to Pathivara temple lies on Kanchenjunga Conservation Area. This conservation area has other various trekking choices for true adventure seekers and adventure lovers. Along the trekking journey you will observe the magnificent view of gorgeous landscapes, mesmerizing scenery, colorful terrains and villages. Likewise, other activity that you can do in trekking journey is visiting Buddhist monasteries at Olangchungola and Lungchung, waterfall at Sawa and Timbuk pond.
Moreover, Taplejung is the home to third highest peak of the world, Kanchenjunga(8586m). Other 11 other high peaks, all with the altitude above 7000m also lies in this same region. Trekking trail renders the extra pleasure to your senses, as you will witness the 1000 species of flowering plants. You will also be hearing the enchanting lullaby sang by 250 species of birds. This trekking does not requires special set of climbing skills. It can be completed in very short duration of time .i.e., 5 Days. Moreover,the Pathivara Devi Temple can be reached in one single day from Taplejung Bazaar.
Pathivara Trekking stars from Suketar(2840m) which is just almost 2.5 hrs walk from Phungling Bazaar. Moreover, Once you reach Suketar the temple is just 8-10 hrs walking. From Suketar, the trekking trails passes through Deurali, Ramitedada, Chhatedunga, Bhalugaunda, Phedi. And from Phedi to the temple of almighty, the Pathivara Temple.
Pathivara Devi Temple Trekking is the exhilarating journey rendering both natural and cultural beauty at its finest. The best time to do this trekking is from March to June and September to November (autumn and spring)
Whatever you may desire for, may it be fulfilling your spiritual dream, dotting the wilderness , pleasing yourself and your camera, we Duke Nepal Treks and Expedition promises to provide all these in our Pathivara Devi Temple Trekking Package.
- Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by our car, van and bus
- Accommodation as required by you or as specified in the appropriate itinerary
- City tour with our guides in private car, van or bus if appropriate
- All typical Meals during the trek (Breakfasts, Lunches, Dinners)
- 3 Cup of teas during the trek
- English speaking Guide depending on the place
- Local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek
- Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff
- Airfares including taxes as appropriate for internal flight transfer which is a part of trekking itinerary
- All our government taxes
- Official expense
- First aid kits
- Availability of Duke Nepal Personnel in emergency
- Certain lunches and dinners as explained in the trekking itinerary
- Your travel insurance which is compulsory
- Your International Plane fare and airport taxes
- Appropriate visa fees
- Sightseeing not listed in the itinerary
- Sightseeing not listed in the itinerary
- Meals not listed in the itinerary.
- Personal expenses such as room service, internet charge, laundry, drink, fax, telephone call, optional activities, etc
- Personal trekking equipment and gear
- Certain sightseeing entrance fees
- Gratuities, tips to guides, porters, drivers, etc. (not compulsory)
Arrival in Kathmandu
Our team will receive you in Tribhuwan Internatinal Airport, Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel. Our guide do short briefing about the Pathivara Devi Temple Trek at hotel which should be properly listened by you.
Sightseeing in the world heritage sites of Kathmandu Valley
We will provide you a full day sightseeing in the world heritage sites of Kathmandu Valley. This is the wonderful chance for you to erxplore the cultural and traditional sites such as kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Buddhanath, Swoyanbhunath, Pashupatinath and many more. Our professional guide will provide you each and every information about each sites as you want.
Fly from Kathamandu to Suketar and trek to Deurali
After having satisfying breakfast at hotel, we will fly for Suketar from Kathmandu Airport. It will take 1 hour to reach Suketar. After landing in Suketar, we will keep walking until reaching Deurali which takes about 2 hours. While trekking we can observe pristine trail with mindblowing landscapes and smiling local peoples. Overnight in Lodge.
Trek Duration: 2-3 hours
Trek to Phedi from Deurali
After having breakfast, we will continue our trek. Trek from Deurali to Phedi. Today, this trek offers you an amazing opportunity to sing a song with birds. This trail is the paradise for bird lovers. Moreover, We have beautiful mountains sceneries during the trail. Overnight in Lodge.
Trek Duration: 5-6 hours
Trek to Pathivara, Explore Pathivara Temple and Trek back to Phedi
In the early morning after having breakfast, we will climb up to Pathibhara Devi Temple. We will explore this secret region which attracts tourists seeking spiritual fulfillment and blessings from the powerful Pathibhara Devi. Hindus as well as the Buddhists reach the temple for celebrations during special occasions. Then, we will trek down to Phedi.
Trek Duration: 6-7 hours
Trek to Suketar from Phedi
We will trek back from the same trekking route where we already trek while going up from Suketar to Phedi. At this time, it will be easy for you to trek because you have to trek in down
Trek Duration: 6-7 hours
Fly to Kathmandu from Suketar
Early in the morning after having breakfast, we will fly from Suketar to Kathmandu with viewing great Himalayan Ranges like as Langtang, Manaslu, Jugal Himal and Everest. We will reach Kathmandu within 1 hour. There is enough time for you to do shopping, relax and any preparation for the next day.
Departure from Kathmandu
Today is your last day in Nepal. We will take you in Kathmandu Airport from the hotel in private vehicle and we will say good bye to you which will be most difficult moment for us. But, we will sure that you will come back to Nepal in your next vacation.