Everest region trekking is not only famous for high mountains views and vistas it is also famous for festival trip, Everest Mani Rimdu festival is one of the most interesting High Himalayan Buddhist festivals observed every year, it is celebrating in Tengboche monastery it is an old Buddhist monastery located in Everest region of Nepal. In Tengboche the Mani Rimdu is performed usually between mid-October and mid-November, the date of the Mani Rimdu festival is fixed according to the Tibetan Lunar calendar and announces the Mani Rimdu festival dates by the head of Tyangboche (Tengboche) Monastery Lama. The Mani Rimdu is a colorful festival which is not only popular in Nepalese people, also lots of tourists visit in Nepal to see this colorful festival at Tengboche monastery each year with their family and friends. Tengboche monastery is in on the way to Everest base camp trekking so people can make Mani Rimdu festival with Everest base camp and Kala Pattar trek too or those who have short time they just make a trek to Tengboche monastery to observe the Mani Rimdu festival at Tengboche monastery.
Our below given itinerary just to designed go for Mani Rimdu festival but if you like to make festival with Everest Base camp, Gokyo Lake or Cho La Pass trekking just inform to us for new itinerary. The proposed dates of Mani Rimdu festival for year of 2018 is 24 October to 26 October.
18 Oct 2018 Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m) and transfer to Hotel
19 Oct 2018 Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and trek Preparation
20 Oct 2018 Day 03: Kathmandu to Lukla 2840m by Flight then trek to Phakding 2610m (3/4 hours)
21 Oct 2018 Day 04: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar 3440m (5/6 hours)
22 Oct 2018 Day 05: Acclimatization Day:
23 Oct 2018 Day 06: Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tengboche 3860m (4/5 hours)
24 Oct 2018 Day 07: Mani Rimdu festival at Tengboche Monastery. Wang - blessing ceremony.
25 Oct 2018 Day 08: Second day at the festival. Witness the Cham - mask dance.
26 Oct 2018 Day 09: Third day at the festival. Witness the Jinsak - closing ceremony
27 Oct 2018 Day 10: Trek from Tengboche to Namche 3440m (4/5 hours)
28 Oct 2018 Day 11: Trek from Namche to Lukla 2840m (6/7 hours)
29 Oct 2018 Day 12: Lukla to Kathmandu by flight (45 minutes)
30 Oct 2018 Day 13: Rest and Buffer Day in Kathmandu
31 Oct 2018 Day 14: Depart Kathmandu or extend your trip