The Lumba Sumba Pass trek is one of the newly discovered trekking destinations in the eastern part of Nepal. The Lumba Sumba Pass lies between the two famous areas of Nepal, the Kanchenjunga Conservation Area, and Makalu Barun National Park. The highest altitude, which the trekkers must reach while undertaking this trek is the Lumba Sumba Pass at an altitude of 5,177 meters above sea level. From most places throughout the trip, you can experience the biological diversities with the locality of different ethnic groups like the Tamangs, Gurungs, Rais, Limbus, Magars, and Newars following their indigenous cultures and traditions along with the Monasteries, Chortens, Temples and Prayer Wheels. You will also get to see the spectacular mountain views along with the majestic Lumba Sumba peak and Mountain lakes decorated with the mountainous landscape. Lumba Sumba trek area bears various kinds of wild floras and faunas including the endangered Snow Leopard and Red Panda.
The trek starts with a flight from Kathmandu to Suketar, via Nepalgunj. From there you will start trekking to reach Phunling, Mithlung, Chiruwa, Lelep, Ella Danda, SelepKharka, OlangchungGola, SanjungKharka camp, Pass Camp, ChauriKharka, Thudam Kharka, Chyamtang, Hatiya, Gola, HedangnaGadhi and Num. Form Num you will drive to Khandari and fly back from Tumlingtar airport to Kathmandu.
Highlights of Lumba Sumba Pass Trek are:
Note: You have the option to join one of our fixed date departures or to have a private tour tailored to dates that suit you. Upgrading the accommodation facilities is possible at your request.
- Kathmandu: Yatri Suites & Spa
Daily breakfast, Lunch & Dinner except in Kathmandu
Lumba Sumba Peak, Ethnic villages, Wildlife, Himalayan Landscapes
This option provides a private double room for your entire stay. This room is shared by 2 persons.
If you wish to have a private single room, please book a single supplement below.
After arriving in Kathmandu, our office representative will pick you up from the airport and will welcome, assist and transfer you to the hotel. In the afternoon, you may rest as you might be having Jet Lag and later on visit the Asian Heritage office to get more insights about your trek. Furthermore, you can stroll around the local streets of Thamel and explore the city.
Accommodation: Overnight at Yatri Suites & Spa or similar in Kathmandu.