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Numbur Cheese Circuit Trek - 16 Days

Numbur cheese circuit trek.

Numbur Cheese Circuit Trek is a newly opened trekking route in Ramechhap district. This trek gives astounding glimpses of nature of the motherland Nepal. The trek offers fascinating views of Annapurna, Langtang, Gauri Shankar, and captivating Likhu Khola
glacier. Through the journey, along the Numbur Cheese Circuit trek, you will visit the Cheese factory that had been established.

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People in Cheese firm

in the year 1957. You can also see the Thodung monastery in the region. Besides, there
are a subtropical forest, terraced lands, lakes, and gorges. Along the journey, you will be
greeted by rhododendron filled forest, meadows and greenery. You will find wild animals
of mountain regions like Himalayan Tahr, snow leopard, chauri. You will stay on a campsite
and also homestay for overnight in Nepal.

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Numbur & karyalung himal

High pass and mountain vistas

Nature has offered gifts with holy water which made five lakes or Paanchpokhari.
Traversing along the Thulo Lapcha pass at 4838 meters you come to Likhule Khola
valley and see milky waters of Dudhkunda lake. On this trek, when you arrive at Newari
village of Lapchane, you can see some sweeping ranges of Eastern Himalayan peaks.
Breathtaking sunrise and sunset views across the mountain peaks. This trek requires
you to have a good level of physical fitness and some trekking experience. It is
moderately difficult.
Best seasons for Numbur Cheese circuit trek are autumn (September, October and
November) and spring (March, April and May).

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view of Gauri Shankar Himalayan range.


  • Through the journey, you will visit the Cheese factory that had been established
    in the year 1957.
  • This trek gives astounding glimpses of nature of the motherland Nepal.
  • High pass and mountain vistas
  • Breathtaking sunrise and sunset views across the mountain peaks.
Day 1
Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

Welcome to Nepal, you have arrived at Tribhuvan International airport. We are already there waiting to receive you at your arrival time. We will drive you to hotel. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

Day 2
Drive to Shivalaya (1790m.) 8 hours

Today our journey to Numbur Cheese trek has begun. After breakfast we drive for eight hours to Shivalaya. You will drive alongside Khimti River and come to the entrance of Numbur Cheese Circuit tour. Overnight stay at Shivalaya.

Day 3
Trek to Khahare (2175m.) 4 hours

To you move from Shivalaya to higher altitudes of Khahare. You can see herd of cattle, terraced farmlands when you arrive here. Overnight stay at Khahare.

Day 4
Trek to Panipakha (3105m.) 6 hours

We move from Khahare to camping site of Panipakha. You can see the offset Mountains and Chauri cow sheds in this region. Overnight stay at Panipakha.

Day 5
Trek to Manedanda (3940m.) 5 hours

When we arrive at Manedanda we are greeted by rhododendron covered forest we head towards the shelter in Manedanda. Overnight stay at Manedanda.

Day 6
Trek to Panchpokhari (4510m.) 5 hours

From Manedanda just five hours of trek will bring to five lakes called Paanchpokhari. It is situated at height of 4200 meters. It is a holy spot for Hindus. We will also see Jatapokhari and waterfall. Overnight at campsite at Panchpokhari.

Day 7
Trek to Tare (4140m.) 7 hours

Today you will have to cross a high pass and reach Khola Kharka. You will pass by bamboo trees and reach near Nupche River. From there we head to our camping spots. Overnight stay at Tare.

Day 8
Trek to Ngeju and cross Gyazo La Pass (4800m) 6 hours.

Today you will have a pleasant walk on the hill and be able to see mountains and flowing river along the way. We will go through Gyazo La that takes towards Ngeju peaks commonly the circuit used by Sherpa people. Then you will walk towards Likhu glacier. It will take to Ngeju at 3960 meters. Overnight stay at Ngeju.

Day 9
Trek to Lhachhewar (2665m.) 5 hours

We now move ahead of the trek towards the traditional village and people at Sewar. We head towards the upper Ramechhap area until we reach Lhachhewar. Overnight stay at Lhachhewar.

Day 10
Trek to Kyama (2380m.) 6 hours

Today we move towards dense jungle paths and that will take you to Kyama village with backdrops of Numburchuli and Pathibhara on the way. Overnight at homestay in Kyama.

Day 11
Trek to Serding (3360m.) 4 hours

We walk past temperate forest and scenery of the surroundings as we move towards Serding. You can also try yak cheese as you arrive at Serding. Overnight at Homestay in Serding.

Day 12
Trek to Lapchane (3150m.) 6 hours

Today we first come to Thotung and see the monastery here. Then we move downhill to Deurali and soak the natural beauty of Mt. Gauri Shankar before reaching Lapchane. You can see Gaurishankhar, Annapurna, Numbur and Mt. Kanchenjunga peaks from here. Overnight stay at Lapchane.

Day 13
Trek to Jiri (1930m.) 5 hours

Leaving Lapchane behind we move towards Jiri for five six hours trek. Jiri is also regarded as the gateway to Everest Base Camp. We stay Overnight stay at Jiri.

Day 14
Drive back to Kathmandu.

Today we head back to Kathmandu on 7 hours’ drive. We will pass by Ramechap and Dhulikhel route and come to Bhaktapur before arriving at hotel in Kathmandu. Overnight in hotel at Kathmandu.

Day 15
Sightseeing in Kathmandu.

Today you have one whole day sightseeing program in Kathmandu. You will visit UNESCO World Heritage sites of Nepal such as Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath, Boudhhanath, Kathmandu Durbar Square. Farewell dinner at hotel. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.

Day 16
Final departure.

Today is the last day and the end of the Numbur cheese circuit trek in Nepal. It was our delight to have you all along. We will drop you down at airport few hours before the scheduled flight back home. Have a wonderful journey.

Cost Includes:

  • All airport transfers by private car or van depending on group size.
  • 3 Nights sharing twin bedroom in 3-star hotel in Kathmandu with buffet breakfast.
  • 1 Well experienced, government registered, English speaking local guide.
  • 1 Assistant Sherpa guide to support group and help the potters as per group size.
  • Sharing porter (1 porter for 2 visitors) to carry your main pack (weight limit 25kg).
  • All meals: lunch, breakfast, and dinner during the trek.
  • Tea, coffee, cookies and fresh fruits during the trekking.
  • Lodge and homestay accommodation on sharing basis.
  • Local transportation cost
  • Food, accommodation, salary, and insurance of guides and porters.
  • Group medical kit, water purifier, and other necessities.
  • TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information System) and trekking permits.
  • All local government taxes.
  • Farewell dinner with live culture show.

Cost Excludes:

  • Bar bills, beverages such as coke, Fanta, mineral water.
  •  Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu (we can arrange in your request).
  •  Personal travel insurance, internet, phone calls.
  •  Rescue operation charge in case of emergency.
  •  Hot shower and hot water, laundry and toiletries.
  •  Gratitude and tips for your guide, porter and driver.

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Numbur Cheese Circuit Trek
From $ 1,920
per Adult

Trip Facts

  • Private Vehicle/ Car/ Bus/ Van
  • 2-10 pax
  • 4800 meter
  • 16 Days / 15 Nights
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