Mundum Trekking Trail is a new cultural walking trail that goes through peaceful mountains in eastern part of Nepal. The adventure on this new trekking trail explores cultural riches of the ethnic Kirati people, the inhabitants of the eastern hills and mountains. This trail opened up only since January 2018 for the trekkers.
The name of this trek has a strong bond with the cultural practice of Kirat people living in the region. Mundhum is the religious scripture of Kirati people who live in the region and this holy book guides their social and cultural life. As the trail meanders through the settlements where the ethnic Kirati people have been dwelling for ages, you will get to know their unique culture and lifestyle closely. This trip has acquired the name to highlight the cultural experience of the region in addition to the wonders of nature and the mountains.
The Mundum Trek route passes through several indigenous ethnic villages. This adventure takes you through the settlements of Kirati people. This Kirat Rai Cultural Trail goes up to the elevation of 4,200 meters from sea level to the viewpoint of Silchung Peak. The new and unaffected-by- modernism route starts from Diktel Bazar goes through the small and beautiful settlements of ChaKhewa, Dhotre - Maiyung - RawaDhap - Salpa Bhanjyang - Silchung - Hakule - Hanspokhari and ends at Bhojpur.
As a matter of fact, Nepal is famous for the beautiful mountains. In addition to the mountains come the people, their culture and lifestyle guided by religious and spiritual belief systems. Mundum Trek also offers the magnificent Himalayan views, green valleys and lush forest along the trail. You will also trek through beautiful villages that come along the trail. Cultural wonder of Kirat Rai and Limbu people is one of the highlights of the adventure. You can also enjoy the view of 5 of the 8,000-meter peaks of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Shishapangma, Makalu, and Cho Oyu. Other mountain peaks in the Himalayan range also add to the charm of the Mundum Trek.
This trip is surely a worthwhile adventure to go for a peaceful cultural trekking.
Basically, Mundum Trekking Trail is the Camping Trek. But Trekking Trail Nepal use the mix of Accommodation as Hotel, Basic Tea House, and Camping. All Breakfast, Lunch is included in Mundum Trekking expect in Kathmandu. Hotels in Kathmandu offers good serving complimentary Breakfast. You will get Tea House accommodation in Diktel and Normal Hotel in Bhojpur and Salpa Pokhari. While all your accommodation will be at Tented Camp. Everyday Kitchen staffs from Trekking Trail Nepal prepare good quality, standard fresh food for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.
Mundum Trekking Trail is Easy to Moderate Level of New trekking in Nepal. The maximum elevation that you will reach is 4,200 meters / 13,780 feet above sea level. There is no risk of any altitude sickness that you have to worried about. But for safety precaution Trekking Trail Nepal suggest you follow healthy routine on Mundum Trekking.
You know Nepal is the second country in the source of Water resources after Brazil. The Mighty Himalayas and Green dense forest create the vast amount of water. Water is available in most of the trail. This available drinking water is not easy to digest for you as Nepalese people since it contains more harsh minerals.
For Drinking purpose, we suggest you, use Stair Pen, AquaTab or any water purification elements. We use Ionized filter water for cleaning food items and cooking. If you need hot water to drink your can request our kitchen and fill in your bottle only at Kitchen Time.
Spring season of March, April and May are highly recommended if you love to walk in hot weather without sleeping bags with new green leaves of forest and flowers. While the autumn season, the month of September, October, November, and December is another best time for Mundum Trekking Trail. In these months you have a high chance of little snow. September to December is best for you if you love to hike on the ridge trail of Mundum with snow and chilly cold.
In short normal Physical fitness is enough for Mundum Trekking. The Trekking Trail of Mundum reach only 4,200 meters above sea level as maximum elevation and can complete normal incline, you do not need any pro level of fitness.
As Easy to the Moderate level of Trek Basic physical fitness, stamina to walk about 6-8 hours every day is enough to complete Mundum trek. In addition, there is no risk of High Altitude Sickness.
Since Mundum Trekking Trail is recently lunch trekking routes. There are no any such types of facilities as you can find in EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK or ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP TREK.
Cellular reception of Nepal Telecommunication ( Namaste ) is available in some parts of trekking trails of Mundum But the data is even weak. Electricity is not available in most of our camping places, after Day 3 to day 11 as our itinerary of Mundum Trekking Trail. So we request you pack a small solar charger with your Trekkking Gear Packing for your personal gadget.
In Short Mundum Trekking Trail is Camping Trek. In Kathmandu, you will stay in 3-star category hotel with breakfast. In Diktel and Bhojpur you will stay in the best hotel as available while Tented Camp on the whole trekking trail of Mundum Trek.
Mundum Trekking Trail is the Newest Trekking Trail of Nepal. Mundum Trekking Trail Nepal lunch in January 2018 and get certified by TAAN, NEPAL TOURISM BOARD and Ministry of Tourism in July 2018. The trekking trail of Mundum Trek use the route that used to walk by local people to reach Diktel or Bhojpur.
Absolutely! Mundum Trekking Trail Itinerary 14 days can be customized as your need and time frame. You can add activities before or after Mundum Trekking in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan. Furthermore few more days can be add in the itinerary to do some extra excursion of the rural village along the trail, local farm village, Yak and sheep farm or Halesi Temple. Additional days make Mundum Trekking Trail Itinerary of 15 or 16 days.
Since Mundum Trekking Trail is camping types of trekking that make little difficult to organized Fixed Departure Dates. This means there is no group joining date for Mundum Trekking Trail. However, If you are interested to join a group you can write us about your preferred date and Trekking Trail Nepal will try to find other friends to join you in Mundum Trekking.
There must be minimum 2 Pax ( 2 paying trekkers ) to operate Mundum Trekking Trail. Mundum Trek is a camping trek in the off the beaten trail for the reason that, we just need 2 people to operate Mundum Camping Trek.
Sure, Short Mundum Trekking Trail is possible of 13 Itinerary. Most noteworthily Mundum Trekking Trail Itinerary of 12 days is the shortest trek. In 12 days Mundum Trekking Trail, you skip Kathmandu day rest and excursion day on the viewpoint of Salpa Bhanjyang widely know as Salpa Pokhari ( Salpa Pond ).
Group joining date for Mundum Trekking is available with Trekking Tail Nepal. If you carries the dream to see the world 8 highest peaks and Culture of Kirat and Rai people with bigger group Mundum Trek is best.
|Start Date||End Date||Cost||Status||Booking|
|30 November, 2018||13 December, 2018||US $1893||Limited|