Cultural Treks & Expedition Nepal

Expedition in Nepal, with Cultural Treks - tour, travel, rafting and trekking in Nepal

Pathibhara Pilgrims Trek
Home » Trekking in Nepal » Kanchenjunga Region Trekking » Pathibhara Pilgrims Trek

Pathibhara Pilgrims Trek

Makalu Views from PathibharaPathibhara Pilgrims trek is located in the Kanchenjunga Region at eastern part of Nepal, most popular pilgrimage destination of both Hindus and Buddhists. Both the Hindus and Buddhists worship the animist deity at Pathibhara with equal reverence. The Buddhists of the surrounding area light lamps at the temple on full-moon nights, while the Hindus pack the temple during special celebrations. The Goddess at Pathibhara believed to fulfill the long-cherished dreams of her devotees. Whatever has wished with good will, will provide to the devotees.

Pathibhara DeviIt may take 6-15 days to visit the place. The best time to visit the temple is from March to June and September to November. Pilgrims can also have an opportunity to visit Kanchanjungha range, the waterfall at Sawa and the pond of Timbuk, during autumn and spring every year. The thick forest eco-system along the trail offers diversity of wildlife, birds, flowers and butterflies. Most of the Kanchenjunga range can also be seen from this point. The journey to Pathibhara starts from Suketar (2840m) which takes about 2-hours walk to reach from Phungling Bazaar. Pathibhara Devi is about 8-10 hours from Suketar. The airport at Suketar is the only airport of Taplejung district. Suketar is connected to Kathmandu and Biratnagar by scheduled flights. Beautiful views of Kanchenjunga and Kumbhakarna can be seen from Suketar. From Suketar the trail passes through Deurali, Chhatedunga, Bhalugauda, Phedi and finally to Pathibhara if you go there you can get unforgettable experience from there and you can also relies with mixed community overe there as they have a mixed culture.

Trekking Itienrary:

  • Hotels/Teahouse Lodge
  • 15 Days Trek
  • Grade: Moderate
  • Food: Included except main meals in Kathmandu
  • Accommodation: 4 Nights Kathmandu & 10 Nights Lodge
  • Max. Altitude: (3760m./12336ft.)
  • Walking Per Day: 5-6hrs
  • Best Season: Spring & Autumn

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport meet our staff then transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: City Sightseeing in Kathmandu: Swayambhunath, Bouddhanath, Pashupatinath, Patan Durbar square and Hanumandhoka (old Durbar square)
Day 03: Fly to Biratnagar and drive to Basantapur O/N Hotel (5-6 hours)
Day 04: Basantapur to Chauki Bhanjung O/N Camp (4-5 hours)
Day 05: Chauki Bhanjung to Ghupha Pokhari O/N Camp (5-6 hours)
Day 06: Ghupha Pokhari to Nesum O/N Camp (4-5 hours)
Day 07: Nesum to Dhovan O/N Camp (4-5 hours)
Day 08: Dovan to Suketar O/N Camp/Lodge (5-6 hours)
Day 09: Suketar to Phathibhara Phedi O/N Camp (4-5 hours)
Day 10: Phathibhara Phedi to Phathibhara O/N Camp (4-5 hours)
Day 11: Phathibhara to Taplejung O/N Lodge (5-6 hours)
Day 12: Drive to Bhadrapur O/N Hotel (7-8 hours)
Day 13: Fly to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel O/N Kathmandu.
Day 14: Free Day at Kathmandu O/N Hotel.
Day 15: Last minute, transfer to airport for your onward journey.

Trekking Cost: USD   Per Person.

Teahouse Trek Cost Includes:

  • All land transportation by Car, Van, Reserve Bus (Airport/Hotel/Airport & trekking pick up & drop).
  • 4 Night’s hotel accommodation in Kathmandu at Bed & Breakfast basis.
  • 1 Full day city sightseeing with English speaking tour guide with all monuments, temples entry fees.
  • All three major meals B/L/D (provide local food and continental food if available on trail) and accommodation in teahouse lodge.
  • One professional English speaking trekking guide and necessary Porter. (1 porter between two member.)
  • Life insurance for all support crews and their daily wages.
  • Per member 20 Kg. luggage allow while in the trekking.
  • Restricted area special Trekking Permit and Kanchenjunga Conservation area entrance permits fees.
  • Air Ticket: Kathmandu/Biratnagar/Bhadrapur/Kathmandu and Airport taxes.
  • Medical Kit Box for Nepali support crews.
  • All official taxes and service charge.


The Cost Doesn’t Include:

  • Personal transportation except above programs.
  • Major meals lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu.
  • Personal trekking gears as well as sleeping bags.
  • Personal Nature expenses.
  • Emergency evacuation (If incase).
  • Drinks except tea and coffee.
  • Airfare: to & from your country.
  • Nepal entry visa fees & airport departure taxes.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Tips for trekking crews.

Book This Trip

Contact Us

Photo gallery
Ladakh Zanskar Trek
Base Camp Trekking
Special Offer

Contact Address

Cultural Treks & Expedition
GPO Box: 13309, Bhagawatisthan,
Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: +977.14415078, 4267211