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- 4560 meter/14957 feet
- Somehow Active
- Autumn (March to May) & Autumn (Aug to Nov)
- In Person
- Camping Trek
Dhudh Kunda or Milk pond in English is located in the peace zone of Nepal Himalaya in the Lower Everest region with huge varieties in flora and fauna, this trail is virgin trail of Nepal, and thus it is not much crowded. If you are interested to explore new trails of Nepal Himalaya with New tradition and culture rich with solitude in trekking; this could be an ideal one for you. Apart from Mt. Numbur Himal, trekkers will get glace of Khumbu Himalaya range including Everest and many more.
Culture & Nature
The region is dominated by Chettri, who are known as the brave folks Gurkhas in Anglo – Nepal War, whereas Rai and Tamang and Sherpa are famous as Gurkha’s in British, Singapore, HongKong security forces and Indian Army force.
This milky pond is holy place for both Hindu and Buddhist. One of the; off – the – beaten trail of Nepal Himalaya, near to Everest, this trail offers trekkers a peace in nature less people and charming peoples. This trekking trail gives clear picture of Mt. Numbur chulli and other several unnamed and named Himalayan range. You will see Numbur peak on your arrival at Phaplu, a stunning White Mountain in the middle of the mountain range you see in the north. Rhododendrons forest with many wild animals makes trekkers more interesting.
To explore Dudh Kunda lake trekking trail, we have suggested itinerary as below, but the trail can be connected from Jiri, Phaplu or Lukla as well. It is possible to start trek either from historic route of Jiri Bazzar or from Tenjing Hillary Airport (one of the most dangerous airport of the world) at Luckla or from Phaplu airport.
Dudh Kunda is a holy lake with pristine beauty of White Himalaya and jungle trekking in a camping experience. An week adventure to collect adventure in camping trek of Nepal in lower Everest region, Dudh Kunda lake trekking can be your best choice.
Trekking to this holy lake is trending among locals but it can still be considered as a off the beaten trekking in Nepal.
Attractions of Dudh Kunda Lake Trekking
- Mt. Numbur close view
- Less people, off the beaten trail
- Dudh Kunda Holy Pond
- Junbensi and Phaplu with view of wide White Mountains
- Antique village, Jungle trekking and Camping in the nature