Arun Valley trek is blessed with the vast diversity of natural wonders and indigenous culture in Makalu region. This valley lies between the world’s highest mountain Mt. Everest (8848 m) and the 5th highest mountain Mt. Makalu (8463m) boasts of an abundance of nature. Due to the presence of these mighty Himalayas, quiet trails through the ethinic community of Rai and Sherpa settlements of Arun Valley trek become more gorgeous and heart warming.
The Arun Valley Trek starts with your flight from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar, the starting point of the trek. This trek goes deep forests with mixed vegetation leading to the beautiful Rai and Sherpa villages in the Arun Valley. One of the main highlights of this trek is the holy pond named Salpa Pokhari which holds a fair during the month of October for Hindu pilgrims from all over the world.