Bhairav Kunda Trek
The Bhairav Kunda Trek is an off-beat trek that concludes to the sacred lake situated in the lap of Himalayas, Bhairav Kunda. This trek offers stunning panoramic views of Langtang, Jugal Himal, and the Rolwaling Himal ranges and also the Bhairav Kunda Lake in addition to the wonderful scenic beauty, this trek also provides you an amazing opportunity. And experience the unique lifestyle and diverse cultures of various ethnic groups namely Newar and Sherpa.
Bhairav Kunda Trek Highlights
- Stunning view of the holy mountainous lake Bhairav Kunda Lake
- Panoramic views of Jugal Himal Range, Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Gaurishankar Himal (7134m), and Langtang Lirung (7227m) among others
- Rejuvenating trek through the dense rhododendron, pine, and oak forests
- Wonderful opportunity to experience the unique lifestyle and culture of Newar and Sherpas communities
- Soothing bath in the natural hot spring situated amid beautiful forested hillside in Kodari
Bhairav Kunda Trek Overview
Bhairav Kunda trek is the best trek in Nepal that begins after your arrival in Kathmandu and a scenic drive to Jalbire, the starting point of the trek. The route to Bhairav Kunda goes through the beautiful green forest, terraced fields and lovely valleys such as Chanaute, Khani Gaon, Forest camp, and Pati. As you trek through the dense forests, you may encounter some wildlife like red panda and Himalayan black bear can be found on the whole Bhairav Kunda Trek.
Bhairav Kunda situated at an altitude of 4250m in the lap of Himalayas. It is a holy pilgrimage site for Hindu, Buddhist, and Shamans alike. It believed that taking a bath in this holy lake during the full moon of Bhadra washes away mortal sins. After a spiritual visit to Bhairav Kunda Lake, which is the holy lake and you will hike up to Bhairav Kunda’s viewpoint which offers a stunning panoramic view of Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Gaurishankar Himal (7134m), Langtang Himal (7227m) and Rolwaling Himalayan Ranges.
After this, you will descend to Sherpa Gaon and then to Larcha. There is a natural hot water spring just 30 minutes away from Larcha where you can enjoy a hot soothing bath. From Larcha, you will drive back to Kathmandu marking an end of the incredible trek of Bhairva Kunda. Although this trek can be enjoyed throughout the year, the best time for Bhairav Kunda trek is during spring and autumn season when the route is dry and the beautiful snow-capped mountains are clearly visible.
Nepal Treks is one of the leading travel agencies in Nepal. We specialize in travel and tours across Nepal. We also prioritize reliability and customer satisfaction. An experienced guide will accompany you during the entirety of this trek and ensure a safe and successful trek in Nepal.