- 4880 meter/16006 feet
- Somewhat Active
- 1 to 8
- Autumn (March to May) & Autumn (Aug to Nov)
- In Person
- Camping Adventure
Numbur cheese circuit trek is a new trek in Nepal. Numbur cheese circuit trek is completely non-spoiled trekking trail of Nepal, camping near by the village and walking through local villages of Sherpa and other community is beautiful experience. This trekking trail leads through Panch-pokhari and Jattapokhari, which is more than just beautiful. Jattapokhari & Panchpokhai is of religious belief among Hindu and Buddhist, and once in a year fest takes place in this holy lake.
Apart from 2 major lakes famous as pilgrimage site; Numbur cheese circuit trek will give opportunity to explore other lakes in route. This off the beaten circuit trail is also famous for its 5 lakes. However trekking trail with 5 lakes is named as Jattapokhari circuit trek. 5 lakes of the trail are Bhale Pokhari, Jor Pokhari, Baulaha Pokhari, Jattapokhari and Panch pokhari. Indeed, there are other small lakes which can be seen along the route of Jattapokhari circuit route.
Major attraction of this new circuit trekking route is closeness to Mt Numbur chuli. Whereas Mt Sishapangma can be seen in distance. Sisa Pangma is one of the 8k mountain located in Tibet.
Local villages, Yaks herd along the trekking route, peaceful location, pilgrimage site and view of the mountains seen as close as you might be able to touch – are major attraction for trekking in Numbur chhese circuit.
How is the accomodation in Numbur cheese circuit trek?
Relying on the fact that, NCC is a off the beaten trekking route – there are no proper tea house all along the trekking route. Trekking in Numbur cheese circuit is camping plus tea house trekking. In the beginning of the trekking and towards the end of the trek there are tea houses where you can spend nights in the local lodge or homestays.
As a camping trek – luxury trek in this route will cost you extra and this extra cost depends on how comfortably you want to trek. But nothing is impossible. Enough trekking staff and good trekking gears with perfect management – wilderness of NCC trekking route can be accommodated as per your need and budget frame.
In contrast with camping plus tea house trek accomodation – remoteness of the trekking route is overwhelming.
Nature and Herbs
Apart from lake and people this trekking path is extensively rich in herbs and shrubs. One of super virgin and off the beaten trail of Nepal Himalaya Numbur cheese circuit trek is best destination to see lush green forest with varieties of herbs and plants. Red and white Rhododendron is another eye catching property of jungle on the trail to this cheese circuit. Mt. Numbur and Pathivara are the named Himalaya on the trail but you can see more other unnamed Himalaya during the trekking to this virgin trekking circuit.
Where is NCC Trail?
Numbur cheese circuit is located in the Ramechhap district of Nepal which splits its trail from Shivalaya a historic trail of Tenjing – Hillary Everest trekking trail. The people on the way are really charming; The races of Chhetri, Sherpa, Tamang are residing in this trail. Some of the places like Jatta Pokhari and Panch Pokhari are really pretty and stunning valley on the trail.
Holy Lake Jattapokhari
These places are also valued as religious place. The combined pray of Hindu and Buddhist is given to these two lakes once a year. On the occasion of Janai Purnima in those ponds a huge fest of one week takes place. Which is mind striking and really beautiful, but to be honest none of the westerns are here in this huge occasion.
Fact of Nepalgram and Numbur cheese circuit Trek
Owner of Travel Nepal Himalaya is from this trail; he was born and grown up in village called Chake near Shivalaya, on the way to Pani pakha. So we are specialized in trekking to Everest and trekking to Numbur Circuit.
Below is the suggested itinerary but it can be customized as per your need. Feel free to contact us.
New trekking route with couple of home stay nights and all camping adventure comes in a bundle of nature and mountains scenery in Numbur cheese circuit trek. Lies in lower Everest region, the trail is still untouched inside Gaurishanker conservation area. This is a newly formed conservation area and it used to be a just a bunch of community forest by then.
If you are looking forward to camping treks in short duration but wide exploration – this is it. Numbur cheese circuit will give untouched part of lower Everest region. Lakes and mountains view of the trek is overwhelming.
Major things to see in NCC trek
- Homestay & camping experience
- Jattapokhari and Panchpokhari; the hidden lakes
- Thotung Monastery visit
- Jungle walking
- Village and villagers life
- View from Tamdanda and Panchpokhari Pass
- Local food