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11 June - 28 June, 2024

Mushroom/Ecological Tour of the Khumbu Region in the Himalayas ($6,600)

Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu

June 11

Transfer from Tribhuvan Airport to Kathmandu Guest House. Explore the sights and sounds of Thamel, one of Kathmandu's most vibrant neighborhoods.

Day 2: Tour Kathmandu

June 12

We wake before dawn for an early morning visit to Kathmandu's holiest site, Swayambhunath Temple. After a tour of the temple grounds, we enjoy a comfortable guided walk back through Kathmandu and return to Kathmandu Guest House for breakfast. After breakfast, we explore historic Kathmandu with our private guide. Dinner is on your own. Overnight at Kathmandu Guest House.

Day 3: Overland Travel to Phaplu

June 13

Early morning, we load up and into our private Toyota Land Cruisers for our overland entry into the Khumbu. After a long day on the road with stops along the way for cold beer and lunch, we arrive in the picturesque village of Phaplu in the Solukhumbu. Overnight in Phaplu.

Day 4: Beginning of Trek

June 14