Bookmark and Share
Home Destinations Nepal Activities Mani Rimdu Festival Tour

Mani Rimdu Festival Tour Details

  • Trip Highlights:Scenic flight to Lukla; Sherpa home down; Monasteries; amazing view of mt. Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Amadablam, Thamserku, Sherpa's village, Mani Rimdu Festival at Tengboche Monastery (World renowned mask dances)
mani_rimdu_festival_tour
Mani Rimdu Festival Tour

The most important festival in Tengboche is called the Mani Rimdu. It consists of nine days of ceremonies and meditation (Drupchen). This is concluded by a special blessing ceremony given by Tengboche Rinpoche to the public and the world renowned Mask Dances performed by the monks at Tengboche Monastery.

The  dates for the Mani Rimdu Ceremonies and Masked Dance has not been published yet for 2012.

Itinerary

MANI RIMDU FESTIVAL 2012

Day 01: 
Your arrival to Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), you will be met by our Airport Representative, and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 02: Full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley ( Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath, Swayambhu, and Kathmandu durbar square). Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 03: Today early in the morning, we drive about 15 minutes to Tribhuwan International Airport. After 30 minutes scenic flight to Lukla (2804 mtrs.), we begin our trek to Phakding (2610 mtrs.) - 3 hours easy walking. Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3535 mtrs.). Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 05: Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar. This is a day for an acclimatization. We have a fine walk around the valley to adjust with thin air. Namche Bazaar is known as the gateway of the Everest. We will take you to a museum too on the same day. There you can see the traditional custom of Sherpa peoples. Besides, a fine view of the Everest and other mountains can be overviewed from this place. Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 06: Trek to Tengboche (3850m).Monks practice dancing without masks.Overnight at tented camp or Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 07: Giving the blessing to the general public (Wang). Overnight at tented camp or Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 08: Famous Mask Dances preformed by the monks in a special day long ceremony. Afterwards the Sherpa community sing and dance the whole night long. Overnight at tented camp or Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 09: Concluding Fire Puja. Overnight at tented camp or Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 10: Trek back to Namche Bazar. Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 11: Trek to Lukla. Overnight at Guesthouse, inclusive of full board meal.

Day 12: Morning flight back to Kathmandu from Lukla. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 13: Leisure day in Kathmandu (it's also spare day incase of bad weather in Lukla). Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast.

Day 14: Transfer to Airport for your home departure. Farewell !!

Cost Includes

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up and transfer by car/van.
  • Guided Kathmandu city tour as per above program.
  • 4 nights twin sharing accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu.
  • An experienced Guide (trained by Ministry of tourism), 1 porter between 2 trekkers, their food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments.
  • Full board meal (veg. / non veg.) during the trek.
  • Sagarmatha National Park permit, TIMS Permit.
  • Round trip flights (Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu).

Cost Excludes

  • Any meals in Kathmandu other than breakfast.
  • Travel insurance (if you want us to arrange your travel insurance, we would greatly be happy to assist). 
  • International air fare to and from Nepal.
  • Nepal Tourist Visa fee US$ 25 or equivalent foreign currency with multiple entry for 15 days, US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency with multiple entry for 30 days. You may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu.
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot water, hot shower, cold drinks, laundry, phone call, internet.
  • Trek equipment (sleeping bag, down jacket)
  • Tips for guide, porters, driver.

Check out dates, price & availability

Check out dates, price & availability.

Trip Facts

  • Trip Code:MRF08
  • Price:Available on request
  • Accommodation:Hotel in Kathmandu and Guesthouses / tents on the trek
  • Meal Includes:Full board meal during the tour
  • Per day walking:5 to 7 hours
  • Transportation:Car / Van / Plane

Photo Gallery

Gallery not available

Why book with Nepal Trailblazer Trekking?

Customer Satisfaction
 We have 100% customer satisfaction record, you never to be disappointed.

Save Time and Money
 By booking online you will save time, money and best price guaranteed with instant booking confirmation.
 
Online Secure Payment
 To secure your booking we accept payment through PayPal, which is 100% secure.
 
Travel with Confidence
 Our company is safe and reliable having fully tour and trek operation licensed from Nepal Government authorities, so you always get what you pay for.

24 hours in Service
 Whilst you are in the mountain for trekking or climbing, we are available 24 hours in the case of emergency. We are just a phone call away! 

Nepal Trek and Tour Video Reviews [1]

Nepal Trek and Tour Video Reviews [2]

Nepal Trek and Tour Video Reviews [3]

Nepal Trailblazer Trekking is PayPal Verified

Official PayPal Seal

Find Nepal Trailblazer Trekking on Linkedin

Find Nepal Trailblazer Trekking on Twitter

 



Recommended by TripAdvisor

Follow Nepal Trailblazer Trekking on Facebook

Contact Us


P. O. Box: 8667, House No: 540/21
Nayabazar, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: +977 1 4362996, 977 1 4363334
24 Hours Emergency Contact: +977 9851068290 (Tilak), +977 9851064389 (Bhairam), +977 9841619995 (Surya)
Email: sales@trailblazertrekking.com
Skype: nepal-information
Website:
www.nepalhiking.com


CONTACT US IN ABROAD:


In Germany:

Wolfgang Hartmann 
Hochholzweg 20
70619 Stuttgart
Email: hardy2305@gmx.de
Mobile: (0049) 171 535 2290

In Italy:
Rosangela Simoncelli
Via dei Bagni 11f
25128 Brescia
Email: r.simoncelli@gmail.com
Tel.: (0039) 030303998
Mobile: (0039) 3293146373

Trip Shortlist