Mani Rimdu Festival is high Himalayan Buddhist festival observed every year. Festival is celebrating in Tengboche Monastery. Date of the festival is in between mid-October till mid-November, the exact date is based on Tibetan lunar calendar and announced by head monk of Tengboche Monastery. Mani Rimdu festival is colorful festival gather Buddhist monks from all monasteries around and perform special chanting with powerful Buddhist mantras. The main aim of the festival is to perform powerful Buddhist chant to safe the areas from demon. Everest Base Camp Trek during Mani Rimdu festival is worth. You also can only trek up to Tengboche Monastery to observe festival, receive blessed, visit unique Sherpa villages and get closer view of Mount Everest and other High Himalayan peaks.
Tengboche Monastery reach after three days trek starting from Kathmandu. 3,870 meters altitude Tengboche is facilitate with local tea house accommodation. Observing festival one full days from morning till evening. That will be also the acclimatization time before starting Trek to Everest Base Camp. During the Mani Rjmdu Festival, monks meditate for nine days and the festival main day perform strong mask dance and chanting with several Buddhist music instrument.
Combining Everest Trek and Mani Rimdu festival is opportunity to get blessed, get lifetime experience of Mount Everest region. The festival time is also in the good trekking season. Trek starts after scenic flight to Lukla with tiny aircraft. 35 minutes flight land at very small airport lies in 2,860 miters of Sherpa village. Trek in Everest region begins from most beautiful villages, blooming Rhododendron forest, verities of other flora and fauna. Further trek to Everest base camp and Kalapathar via Dingboche Lobuche and Gorakhshep. Reach to base camp of world highest peak Mount Everest and climb Kalapathar to encounter closer views of Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse with hundreds of other Himalayan peaks and best sunrise or sunset.
Everest Base Camp Trekking than back same way till Lukla airport and fly back to Kathmandu. It also have option to get helicopter back from Gorakhshep instead of trek back the same way. This trek also have option to join our small group Everest trek. You also can choose Evrest trek in luxury way. Itinerary is always possible to customize in private group trek as per your wish. Trek also has option to overnight at luxury guest houses or in normal all depend on your budget. Nepal Highland Treks with professional trekking guide and porter makes your Everest Trek lifetime memorial.