Ramechhap, only 184km east from Kathmandu, offers a trekking experience unequalled in Nepal. Sandwiched
between the high Himalayan range to the north and the rolling Maharbhata range to the south, trekking in
Ramechhap offers magnificent Himalayan panoramas, lush rhododendron forests, and unique experiences.
WELCOME TO NUMBUR CHEESE CIRCUIT (NCC)
If you want to escape the congestion of commercialized trekking trails and get âoff-the-beaten trackâ
then plan your trek to the recently developed trekking route, the 'Numbur Cheese Circuit (NCC)'.
in Ramechhap, around 190 km east of the capital city Kathmandu. The NCC is a 14 to 16 days circuit trail
connecting two beautiful river valleys, namely the Khimti and Likhu in the lap of Everest and Rolwaling
region.The trail has been named in honor of the yet unclimbed peak Numburchuli (6959m) as well as for one
of Nepals first yak cheese factories established in 1957.
NCC could be a genuine choice for wilderness seekers who are in quest for a circuit trekking package in
relatively less visited areas. Visitors can experience the serene natural environment in two hidden valleys
combined with exuberant cultural rituals. Trekkers can also reach up to the south face glacier of Numburchuili
and hike through deep river gorges, terraced rice fields, temperate and sub-alpine forests, high summer
pastures and experience a glacier walk on Lhiku valley. Soft to adventurous eco-camping trek, rock climbing,
high Himalayan wetland observation, wilderness walking through the deep forest, glacier walk, base-camp
BEHAVE AS RESPONSIBLE TOURIST
Visitors are kindly requested to trek gently; respect local people, culture and help to maintain the
nature environmrnt while trekking in the NCC. The NCC trails lies on Gaurishankar Conservation Area so
trekkers must follow rule and regulations of the conservation and should pay the entry fee Rs.2000 in TOURIST INFORMATION CENTER at
BEST SEASON AND EVENTS
March to June and September to December are the best seasons for trekking in NCC. However, Shivalaya,
Serding, Thodung, Gumdel, Deurali and Lapchane areas can be visited with various customized packages
throughout the year. Lhosar (During February), Buddha Purnima (During May) and Janaipurnima Festival (Full moon during the end of August)
are some important events to observe local culture and traditional rituals.
A holiday in Austria can often be a popular choice in summer or even winter. In the summer time it is of course hard to go wrong with some Spanish sunshine and an auto deal to get you about to all your favourite places.