Dolakha Kalinckowk Trek is the wonderful short trek in Nepal which is located 150 km East from Kathmandu in Dolakha District. This Kalinchowk trek offers the perfect combination of nature, culture and adventure even in short time. Kalinchowk Bhagawati Temple and panoramic Himalaya view are the most attraction of this trek.
This Kalinchowk short and moderate trek can be done 2 or 3 days which start from Charikot Bazaar (1554 m) after 6 hours drive from Kathmandu by local bus or private vehicle then About 5 hours walking from Charikot you can reach in the Kuri Village (3,442 m) passing through a wide variety of flora and fauna, spectacular landscape, Mountain view then you will spend overnight in the Kuri Village at local lodge. Next day early morning about an hour ascend to at the Kalinchowk Bhagawati Temple (3700 m) from where you can enjoy 360 panoramic views of the Himalaya after blessing from Goddess of power and justice Bhagawati. Then you can return back to Kuri Bazaar enjoy hot breakfast and catch your vehicle or 3 hour trek back to Charikot and look around there or same day back to Kathmandu.
Kalinchowk Bhagawati Trek can do all the time of year due to accessibility and short. But There is a lot of slow fall in the winter so in winter there is lots of tourist to enjoy the with snow and even short time and other things in winter weather will be clear and offer the wonderful view, on the other hand, this Bhagawati is famous for both Hindu and Buddhist Pilgrims so they visit all the time of the year to get blessing from her especial sacred day.
Kathmandu about 6 hour drive by bus or private vehicle to Charikot (1554 m) then look around there with Dolakha Bhimsen Temple and overnight at hotel in Charikot Bazaar
After breakfast about 5/6 hour trek to Kuri Village (3,450 m) overnight at lodge
Early morning about 50 minutes climb up to top at kalinchowk Bhagawati Temple then get blessing with Goddess and enjoy panoramic view from Himalaya then descend to Kuri Village then enjoy hot breakfast and about 3 hours trek to Charikot and catch local bus or return back to your private vehicle
Dolakha kalinchowk is at the elevation of 3800 m high with best view of Himalaya and Bhagawati is one of the powerful Hindu Goddess of of the face of Kali where people visit there to get bless from her and do distroy the evil sprit and bring good luck.
Autumn season is the best season to worship Bhagawati (goddess kali) and crystal clear weather as well.
We can go until Kuri Bazaar by four wheel Jeep and from there you can use cable car to the temple on the top. From Kathmandu to Charikot Bazaar you can go by car all the time of the Year then Charikot to Kuri Bazaar there is uff road so in Summer and Winter may block by snow and rain but besides this season can go by jeep and use cable car. Some people trek to Kalinchok as well without transport.