Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Trip Style: Camping Trek
  • Transport: Public Vehicle & Flight
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: Lodge & Camping
  • Group Size: 16
  • Max Elevation: Lumba Sumba Pass (5177m)

Highlights

  • Exploring some of the remote regions of Nepal.
  • Panoramic views of Kanchanjunga, Makalu and Kumbakarna range.
  • Exploring some of the captivating villages of Chirwa, Lelep, Gola, etc.
  • Encountering some of the endangered animals.

Description

Lumba Sumba Pass Trekking is an incredible adventure leading you to the eastern border of Tiber- China. This trek sits in the remote range at the end of Nepal Himalaya which was only opened in 2012. T takes trekkers from Kanchenjunga to Makalu region via the Lamba Sumba Pass.
 
The highest point of the trek is at Lumba Sumba Pass. It sits at an altitude of 5117 meters above sea level. The trek rewards some of the best scenery of mountains, hills, glacier rivers, green valleys, captivating villages, and the unique culture and tradition. It is also a unique venture to the unknown hidden valley of Walungchung and Gola. These sit closer to the eastern border of Tibet- China. 
 
Lumba Sumba Pass Trek is rich in flora and fauna. The route follows some of the best preserved protected areas. The Kanchanjunga Conservation Area and Makalu Barun National Park offer trekkers with some of the rare protected plants and animals. During the trek, you might also get to witness, Red Panda, Snow Leopards, and several other endangered species.
 
The 19 days Lumba Sumba Pass Trek starts from a short drive from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur. Lumba Sumba Pass Trek is a teahouse and camp trek. It is a moderate trekking destination to enjoy the spectacular mountain views such as Mount Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, and Kanchenjunga range.
 
Autumn and spring can be the ideal choice for trekking to the Lumba Sumba Pass. However, monsoon and winter can be a good alternative if you want a thrilling experience. So if you are ready for an adventurous trip, you can join us at Mount Mania.
 
 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Flight to Bhadrapur
  • Day 2Drive to Taplejung
  • Day 3Trek to Chirwa
  • Day 4Trek to Lelep
  • Day 5Trek to Illa Danda
  • Day 6Trek to Selep Kharka
  • Day 7Trek to Olangchung Gola
  • Day 8Acclimatization Day
  • Day 9Trek to Upper Langmale
  • Day 10Trek to Lumba Sumba Pass Camp
  • Day 11Trek to Chauri Kharka
  • Day 12Trek to Thudam
  • Day 13Trek to Kharka
  • Day 14Trek to Chyamtang
  • Day 15Trek to Hatiya
  • Day 16Trek to Gola
  • Day 17Trek to Hedangna Gadi
  • Day 18Trek to Num and Drive to Tumlingtar
  • Day 19Flight to Kathmandu

What to Expect

  • Airport Pickup and Drop
  • Camping and Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trek
  • Local Bus Ticket (Bhadrapur to Taplejung)
  • Flight Ticket (Kathmandu to Bhadrapur)
  • Local Bus Ticket (Num to Tumlingtar)
  • Flight Ticket (Tumlingtar to Kathmandu)
  • English Speaking Trekking Guide with Insurance, Transportation, Food and Accommodation
  • Porter with Insurance, Transportation, Food, and Accommodation
  • Cooking Staff and Helper 
  • All Camping equipment like Tents and Kitchen equipment
  • All Necessary Trekking Permits (Kanchenjunga Conservation Area Permit, Kanchenjunga Restricted Permit, Makalu Barun National Park, Barun Valley Restricted Permit)
  • Daily seasonal fresh fruits after dinner 
  • A first aid kit carried by the guide (Oximeter to measure your oxygen and pulse in high altitude) 
  • All Government and Local taxes
  • International Flight Ticket and Nepalese Visa Fee
  • Hotel & Meals in Kathmandu
  • Extra night accommodation in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the trek (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Personal expenses (WiFi, Phone calls, Laundry, Bar bills, Battery Recharge, Water, Shower, and Tea / Coffee)
  • Other costs not mentioned in 'Cost Includes' section
  • Travel and Rescue Insurance
  • Tips for Guides, Porters, and Helpers

PRICES & DATES

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
20 Oct, 2019 - 07 Nov, 2019AvailableUS$2000
27 Oct, 2019 - 14 Nov, 2019AvailableUS$2000