Morning an interesting drive on a car, coach as per size of a group heading east beyond Kathmandu valley. Enjoy the rural countryside villages and towns during the drives of 80 k.m on good paved road near Jiri town. Then the drive diverts on 70 k.m. on a rough dirt but smooth winding road to Kuri village for overnight halt.
Enjoy the comfort of a nice cottage type lodge and guest house, serving excellent meals on a large warm dining room.
Enjoy the breakfast with surrounding beautiful views of snow-capped peaks and the rolling green hills. A short walk of few hours with climb to the top of a hill atKalinchowk Temple, dedicated to Hindu Goddess Kali. Get blessed by the priest if available, facing spectacular views of Central Himalayan peaks. Overlooking close views of Mt. Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar with an arrays of peaks. After a wonderful visit and hike to Kalinchowk Temple, back to the lodge for refreshing snacks and dinner.
Morning catch glimpse of stunning scenery of Himalayan peaks, and having breakfast drive back to Kathmandu. An interesting drive on the same route with opportunity to observe the scenic country of Nepalese countryside and farm villages. Reaching Kathmandu transfer to your hotel, rest of the evening free at leisure after a marvelous time at Kalinchowk Tour and hike.
The drive is approx. 5-6 hours the most on 150 km / 94 miles driving distance, the walk from Kuri village and the lodge to Kalinchowk temple. Which is about 2-3 hours hike on 5-6 km distance with short climb and downhill trail.
Yes, young infants to elderly people can join on this trek, however for small babies needs to be carried. Where one can hire an extra porter to carry the young ones on short hike to Kalinchowk Temple and back to the lodge.
At Kuri village houses fine lodge with nice rooms, simple but clean serves various types of food menu from Continental, Chinese and Indian to Nepali meals.
From Kalinchowk the close views of Mt. Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar, with portion of Shisapangma, Melung Tse and Bhairab Himal.
It is a moderate grade walks, however involves short steep climb of an hour as well downhill and with few gradual trail. Taking slowly having time for refreshing stops will make the climb on uphill easier, along with the views.