Balthali to NamoBuddha Trekking leads you to east of Kathmandu valley rim within the serene environment on the non-tourist area. This is a great way to observe Nepalese rural farm life often explored and witnessed by other foreigners.
With this trek, you can have an insight of the local culture and traditional life around farm villages interwoven with age-old heritage. It was past hundred of centuries that still exists in this world of modernization.
Starting from Kathmandu city, head towards its eastern rim of the valley into farm villages and the town of Lubu. Where the walk begins towards high and scenic Lakuri-Bhanjyang with a grand panorama of Central Himalayan peaks. With Manaslu-Ganesh-Langtang-Jugal Himal as far towards Gaurishankar Mountains.
Enjoy views on downhill within the pristine forested area to reach at old traditional Panauti village and Balthali, a typical Tamang Heritage villag. Visit Dada Gaun of Buddhist culture then end with a hike to Namobuddha. It is a sacred Buddhist place in tranquil surrounding observe the Buddhist way of life and culture.
After a great tranquil and peaceful time on Balthali NamoBudhha hike then head back to Kathmandu. Take a short drive past old Newar town of Dhulikhel with scenic views and cultural experience.
Best Seasons for Balthali to Namobuddha Trek:
Nearly all months of the year except the monsoon wet months from mid-June to mid-September. March to May is best time for Balthali to Namobuddha trek due to clear views till afternoon. At the same time, wild flowers are in bloom with fantastic views of mountains.A pleasant day with cooler morning and night time.
Another best trekking season for Balthali to Namobuddha Hike is October to December for clear views of peaks. Short sunlight days can be freezing cold in the morning and night time. It depends upon the altitude and overnight stops.