Yarsa Round Trek

  • Duration:16 Day(s)
  • Destination:Nepal
  • Grade:Moderate

Yarsa Round Trek is a botanical trek; referred to trekking in the botanical life of Yarsagumba. This is a unique off-the-beaten-trek in the Western Nepal would welcome visitors to make experience of the village life of hills, the beautiful landscapes, some highlands treasure hunting.

Villagers and merchants from the neighboring villages and districts gather at the same place and collect these botanical species, Yarsagumba which comes from the latin word: Cordyceps Sinesis; also literally known as summer plant and winter insect in Tibetan. What actually Yarsagumba is, is a plant species that comes under fungus called Mushroom whose spores falls and germinates on a suitable substratum known as caterpillar before the rainy season arrives & ready to be collected on April, May, June & July. Yarsagumba is medically important and expensive herb which has renowned its importance and popularity because of aphrodisiac (a himalayan herbal viagra) and life saving tonic property. The splendid high elevation meadows with the origin site of Yarshagumba, Jatamasi recalls the visitors again and, again; Yarshagumba being an important source of income for the highlands; the distribution is roughly from 2800 m to 4500 m. Yearly, students and researchers visit the meadows of Yarsagumba in the Dolpa Region to make study and find discover about new within the land boundary of the Kingdom of Nepal.

You will be taken though a journey of wide- ranged natural habitat of flora and fauna including Himalayan thar, elusive snow leopard, exotic animals, bluish sheep, kham culture of Magar ethnic in Maikot. The trek will also provide you an opportunity to experience the most important part of the Guerrilla treks, where the historical remains of the Civilian war (ten years conflict) is still afresh and we will also touch area parts of the only Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve of Nepal.

Withholding the life experience of the remote areas of the hills, the natural hot springs (enter into the mind and body's spiritually health), the culture of Magar ethnic is ready to take you to such a wonderful place. The camping and local lodges are a mode of accommodation with local food habits and, the warm welcoming of the local people is always common and, Western Nepal Treks & Expedition in the west Part of Nepal is always there for you to serve better at the native- land. Enquiry friendly and suggestions friendly are our motto.

Day to day outline itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu to Baglung

Day 02: Baglung to Dhorpatan

Day 03: Dhorpatan to Thankur

Day 04: Thankur to Pelma

Day 05: Pelma to Dule

Day 06: Dule to Sangkhola

Day 07: Sang khola to Phupal

Day 08: Phupal to Ghurang

Day 09: Ghurang to Sundaha

Day 10: Sundehe to Chaurikharka

Day 11: Chaurikharka to Majghari

Day 12: Majghari to Sisne

Day 13: Sisne to Tiptara

Day 14: Tiptara to Rukumkot

Day 15: Rukumkot to Dang

Day 16: Dang to KTM

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