Embrace this opportunity to witness a major festival in the shade of Everest with the Mani Rimdu Festival trek in the Everest region. This magical journey guides you to the popular Everest region of Nepal to observe one of the major festivals in the Himalayan region of Nepal.
This 14- day Mani Rimdu Festival trek in the Everest Region begins from the popular starting point Lukla and heads all the way to the Tengboche Gompa. Tengboche Gompa is an ancient monastery founded in 1916 A.D. by Lama Gulu. At present, it is the largest and one of the most important places to learn Buddhism in the Khumbu region.
Every year during Mid-October and Mid-November, a great festival of Mani Rimdu is celebrated for 19 days which concludes with 3 days public festival at the Tengboche Gompa. This festival is joyfully celebrated by the Sherpas and Lamas of Everest Region. This vibrant festival follows the lunar calendar for which an auspicious date is fixed by the head of the Tengboche Gompa.
During the Mani Rimdu festival, they perform masked dances depicting the victory of Buddhism over the Demons and Evil. For 2019 the dates for the festival begin from 5th October to 7th October for public.
This trek to Everest region of Nepal to experience Mani Rimdu Festival is popular amongst the trekker for the fact that it is celebrated in the shade of the world's highest mountain (Mt. Everest) region.
Anyone intending to go for this majestic journey must be physically fit. Altitude is often the problem thus; one must keep an eye open for the chances of getting altitude sickness.
If you wish to witness the amazing culture and tradition of the people in the Everest region of Nepal without having to compromise with the sceneries and landscapes within a short period of time then this trek to Mani Rimdu Festival in the Everest region of Nepal is Just the trek for you.
Experience the magic of Mani Rimdu festival and grandeur of the Mount Everest with the Mani Rimdu festival trek in the Everest region!
2 - 14
Oct-Nov (Full moon)
3870 m/ 12696.9ft
Mani Rimdu Festival is for those who want to celebrate the Buddhist culture and observe the magnificent views of the mountain ranges as well. This trek offers you to be a part of the wonderful festival and culture of Sherpas.