Dudhpokhari is claimed to be at an altitude
around 5,300 meters from above the sea
level. Thurchu which is the base camp of
Dudhpokhari and Namun La Pass is the center
point of Lamjung, Manang and Kaski Districts
and is claimed to be around 4,500 meters
above the sea level.
People know very little about this place.
It’s one of the most scenic destinations of
the world where tourist has rarely trekked.
Nature and culture are the furthermore
specialties of this area with plenty of
options for tourist. This could be a new
route of trekking for the Annapurna Region
Khaling Rais are dominant class of this
area. They have their own language and
proactive both in joint and nuclear family
ties. Chhan (locally fermented millet/rice
wine) is an indispensable part of their food
and culture the Bhume Dance, the Chandi
Dance and the Naghi Pooja are some of their
major rituals. These highlanders (Khaling
Rais) believe that it is essential to
worship their anestrous and the earth deity
in order to continue human existence.
Despite being belonged to Kirant ethnic
group, the Khaling Rais celebrate the Hindu
and Buddhist festivals as well.