Kalinchowk trek is located in the eastern hilly region of Nepal in Dolakha district. Kalinchowk trek is famous for Kalinchowk Bhagwati Temple which is located on the top of hill at the altitude of 3842M.
Kalinchowk trek is located in the eastern hilly region of Nepal in Dolakha district. Kalinchowk trek is famous for Kalinchowk Bhagwati Temple which is located on the top of hill at the altitude of 3842M. This temple belongs to goddess Bhagwati famous for the fulfillment of pilgrims pray & desire. Besides the pilgrimage it offers stunning view of Mt Gaurishankar, Jugal, and Annapurna & Everest. Another impressing factor of this trek is we can see many different people from different culture & caste living with harmony and multi culture like Sherpa, Tamang & Brahmin, Chhetris can be seen during the journey. Rhododendron forest, birds & animals found in this region is another highlight. This region is located in Gaurishankar conservation area where two famous river Sunkoshi & Tamakoshi originates which later reaches river Koshi one of the largest river in Nepal. Taking few hours hike from Kuri 3200 m Kalinchowk Bhagwati temple can be reach which is located in the top of hill.
Kalinchowk trek commence from Kathmandu taking six hours of drive that goes to Charikot 1550m the district headquarter of Dolkha district. We stay first night at Charikot exploring the local people, life, culture, custom, tradition and way of living. Then next day early in the morning after having breakfast our trek starts. We will walk around five hour to reach Kuri 3200 m to stay overnight. The walk from Charikot is very impressive with stunning Himalayan views, smiling local People, Temple -Monastery and beautifully terraced field. Next day early morning 1.5 hrs hike will lead us to Kalinchowk Bhagwati temple on the top of hill from where panoramic Himalayan view can be seen including Mt Everest, Annapurna, Jugal & Ganesh Himal. Another amazing fact about this place is on the clear night Kathmandu can be seen illuminating with lights. After visiting the temple and exploring the spot we go back down to Kuri and take some rest & refreshment. After having rest & refreshment we go Charikot again taking a short four-wheel drive where we stay overnight and the next following day we go back to Kathmandu.