Badimalika Spiritual Trek

BADIMALIKA  SPIRITUAL TREK

(COMBINED WITH KHAPTAD NATIONAL PARK AND RAMAROSHAN)

Badimalika Spiritual Trek is one of the best trek in west Nepal provides experience of rural villages, culture and natural beauty of the unexplored part of Nepal. Badimalika Temple (4219 M) located at Bajura district of West Nepal and also one of the most popular spiritual destination as this temple is dedicated to Bhagwati. It is belived that she is the oldest one among 7 goddess ( Bhagawati). Huge numbers of locals and tourists visit this spiritual temple on the period of " Janai Purnima" when they change their secred thread. This trekking trail is newly explored which was hidden path represents  high passes, ethnic village, unexpected natural beauty, spiritual experience, life style of locals, green hills, white Himalaya , remote natural camp site, wilderness trail and landscape. The program is extended to Khaptad National park situated above 3000 M above sea level is one of best place to retreat with self meditation and get sprit through wonderful nature. These national parks also have another temple known as Triveni Temple situated at the corner of four districts Bajhang, Bajura, doti and Accham. Khaptad National park has rolling plateau of grasslands, Natural and spiritual pounds, various types of herbs, rich on flora and fauna with superb view of Mt. Api and Mt. Saipal ranges so this combined cultural Trekking trail of west Nepal so called Badimalika trek is one of best west Nepal heritage trekking trail on the base of Nature, Culture and tradition of west Nepal.

Khaptad area is also well known as the place of "Khaptad Baba" who was great master of society having religious & social philosophy. Near to Khaptad there is another destination called Ramaroshan which covers 12 small lakes & 18 green pastures known as Patans (Local Language), the spectacular views of Mt Api, Mt. Saipal & Mt. Malika can be seen from the top of Patans. On the north part of Ramaroshan there are unbroken series of natural sedimentary rocks, the gift of Nature. Due to remote part of unexplored area and having good chance of different opportunities this trekking is being one of best trekking trails in west Nepal

Please note: This trek can be extended to RARA Lake and other destinations too. If you want short program we can deduct some days accordingly.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Best Months of Visit: March – May / September - November

Accommodation: Tented camps in trek/ Hotels in Kathmandu & Dhanghadi

Group size: 2 and above

Meal Plan: Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Trekking

Guide: English speaking guide with Cook & Helpers

Domestic flight: Kathmandu – Dhangadhi – Kathmandu.

Group Leader: Nepali group leader as per request of the group

Trek starts: Dhanghadi or Mahendranagar

Trek ends: Dhanghadi or Mahendranagar

Departure Dates: upon request

Staffs: Trekking guide, Sherpas, Cook with all Kitchen / Camping crew

Trek Grade: 1, 2,3,4,5

Cost: Depends up on trekking arrangement

Tentative Itinerary:

Day 01 : Arrive Kathmandu

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing tour

Day 03: Fly to Dhanghadi, Drive to DadelDhura( 1745M) O/N camp

Day 04: Dadeldhura to Jadanga (1167M) O/N camp

Day 05: Jadanga to Budhakordha (2263 M) O/N Camp

Day 06: Budhakordha to Bhitachhina (3667 M) O/N camp

Day 07: Bhitachhina to Triveni (3840M) O/N camp

Day 08: Truveni to Badimalika Temple (4214 M) O/N camp

Day 09: Badimalika to Dhalpuri Pokhari (2556 M) O/N camp

Day 10: Dhalpuri Pokhari to Lamagada (2195 M) O/N camp

Day 11: Lamagada to Bhansainkharkha (2480 M) O/N camp

Day 12: Bhansainkharkha to Laskechaur (2450M) O/N camp

Day 13: Lakechaur to Khaptad (3063M) O/N camp

Day 14: Excursion around Khaptad and Ramaroshan

Day 15: Khaptad to Silghadi (1340 M) O/N camp

Day 16: Silgadhi to Dhanghadi (210 M) O/N Hotel

Day 17: Fly to Kathmandu O/n hotel

Day 18 : Departure Transfer to airport

COST INCLUDE

  • Trekking permit fees as per program
  • National Park and TIMS Permits
  • Equipment: Trekking tents, Dining tent, Kitchen Tent, Toilet Tent, Mattresses during the trekking.
  • Food for trekking (Breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • Mountain Guide, Cook, Kitchen & necessary porters, Yaks or Pony.
  • Local transportation Airport - Hotel - Airport by private vehicle
  • Domestic flight arrangement as per program
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu & Nepalgunj on bed & breakfast basis
  • Trekking insurance with Medical insurance for trekking staffs
  • Trekking allowance, food allowance for trekking crews
  • Flight ticket and land transportation for Trekking staffs
  • All Government Tax &Service charge to company

COST EXCLUDES

  • PERSONAL equipment for Trekking
  • Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu & Dhanghadi
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation (incase needed)
  • Trekking Sleeping bag
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping (Tips) for staff
  • Filmy permit for National park (Only for shooting camera)
  • Bar bills & Beverages

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Trip Facts

  • Trip Days: 9-18 Days
  • Best Time: Feb-June/ Sep- Dec
  • Difficulty: Moderate