Arun Valley Trek route is situated in the Makalu region, Arun Valley is blessed with the vast diversity of natural wonders and indigenous culture. This valley lies between the world’s highest mountain, Mt. Everest (8848 m), and the fifth highest mountain, Makalu (8463m), and boasts of an abundance of nature. Due to the presence of these mighty Himalayas, the quiet trails through the Rai and Sherpa settlements of Arun Valley Trek become more gorgeous and heartwarming.
The Arun Valley Trek starts with your flight from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar, the starting point of the trek. The trek features traversing through deep forests with mixed vegetation leading to the beautiful Rai and Sherpa villages in the Arun Valley. One of the main highlights of this trek is the holy pond named Salpa Pokhari, which holds fair during the month of October for Hindu pilgrims from all over the world.
Another highlight of the trek is the view of Chamlang (7321m) and Makalu (8463m) seen from the top of Salpa Bhanjyang. The trek takes you to Makalu Barun Conservation Area and leads you alongside Hinku valley to reach Sagarmatha National Park via the vast pasturelands and small Sherpa villages. The trek also features the various Sherpa settlements of lower and upper Khumbu regions, including Namche Bazaar, the commercial hub of Khumbu. From the quiet trails of the Arun valley to the bustling towns of Dudh Koshi valley, Arun Valley Trek gives it all to the trekkers with an exclusive opportunity to get to know about the Rai and Sherpa culture by visiting the many temples and monasteries en route.
We, Base Camp Adventure, assure you that with our travel packages, you are bound to gain invaluable and incomparable insights into the wonderful nature and culture of Nepal. Be a part of this complete adventure with Base Camp Adventure, featuring experienced and caring crew, for one of the most memorable trips of your life.