Kalinchowk Tour Overview
The tour to Kalinchowk Bhagawati promises not only breathtaking vistas but also a sense of achievement through challenging trails and a steep ascent to the destination at 3840m. This adventure tour offers an extra layer of enjoyment, making it an unforgettable travel experience.
On the second day of your journey, you must hike on a challenging step towards the magnificent Kalinchowk Bhagawati shrine. However, the moment you reach the top, you'll be rewarded with a sight to behold. The Kalinchowk Bhagawati shrine stands proudly, surrounded by the snowy peaks of Gaurishankar and other Himalayan peaks, which command attention with their majestic presence.
The panorama extends to include the Annapurna region up to Langtang, offering a mesmerizing view. The sense of accomplishment you'll feel while standing at this vantage point makes every ache and pain from the challenging climb seem minor in comparison to the spectacular vista that unfolds before you.
What adds to the charm of this tour is the knowledge that you are within the boundaries of the Gaurishankar Conservation Area. This is the birthplace of two significant rivers, the Sun Kosi and Tama Kosi, which adds a sense of ecological importance to the journey.
The Kalinchowk tour starts with a drive from Kathmandu towards the Dolakha district, leading you to Kuri Bazar, approximately 150 Km away. The tour derives its name from the hilltop shrine, Kalinchowk Bhagawati, dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Kali.
As day one draws to a close, you'll find yourself at Kuri Bazar, a modest settlement where you'll spend the night in a local tea house. The next day's ascent is both challenging and rewarding, taking you up a steep and precipitous trail. At the summit, the Kalinchowk Bhagawati shrine awaits, adorned with metal tridents (Trishuls) and bells, displaying an aura of divinity. Spending a contemplative moment here, you'll find your earlier hardships fading into insignificance.
After a well-deserved rest and a chance to absorb the enchanting scenery, the journey continues with a return to Kuri Bazar for a refreshing lunch break. With this, your remarkable excursion to Kalinchowck Bhagawati concludes, and you can make it back to Kathmandu on the same day, enriched by the memories of this captivating adventure.
Please note: The cost of the tour can vary significantly based on factors such as the size of the group, the standard of the hotel, and the mode of transportation chosen. The tour package mentioned above includes private transportation, accommodation in a standard hotel in Kuri village, and three meals a day. The minimum group size required for this package is 2. If you are traveling as a group, kindly inform us, and we will ensure you receive the most competitive price possible.