Blue Poppy

Poppy (Meconopsis) is famous flower in the world. There are two kind Poppy 1. Blue Poppy 2. Yellow Poppy. In Nepal there more or less four types of Blue Poppy and two types of Yellow Poppy. Blue Poppy( Meconopsis Grandis)  was thought to be the National flower of Bhutan, however it was found that it was misidentified as Moconopsis Grandis after conducting three years of research. Normally, we can find Blue poppy  in Bhutan, India, Pakistan and Nepal. In the Himalaya of Nepal during monsoon  various alpine flower like a Pirmula, blue Gentain, Violet iris, Rhododendron along with Blue Poppy can be seen.

Normally, Blue Poppy blooms above 4600 m to 5600 m and grows in clumps up to 1ft. tall. Blue Poppy are widely found in  Langtang Valley, Everest reason, Dolpa, and Great Himalayan Trails. Likewise, Yellow Poppy blooms above 3000 m to 4500 m   and grows in clumps up to 3-6 ft tall and one can see it in Annapurna Based camp Trek, Langtang Valley, Everest Area, Makalu Area, and the Great Himalayan Trials too.

Gokyo Area:
Day 01. Arrival to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02. Drive to  airport and fly to Lukla and trek to Tok Tok and overnight stay in guest house (2660m)
Day 03. After breakfast, trek to Namche Bazzar and overnight stay in guest house (3440m)
Day 04. Acclimatize day Khumjung and Khunde Village and return back to same place (3440m)
Day 05. Trekking to Dole and overnight stay in guest house (4100m)
Day 06. Trek to Phngga and overnight stay in guest house (4500m)
Day 07. Trek to Gokyo Lake  (4700m)
Day 08. Trekking around 5th Lake (4970m) to see Blue Poppy flower and overnight stay in tent.
Day 09. Trek back to Gokyo and overnight stay in guest house.
Day 10. Trek down to Dole overnight guest house.
Day 11. Trek down to Monju and  overnight stay in guest house.
Day 12. Final day trek back to Lukla and overnight stay in guest house(2800m)
Day 13. Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 14. Spare day.
Day 15. Fly back to home.

Lang Tang Area:
Day 01. Arrival to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02. Drive to Syabru besi and overnight in guest house (1300m)
Day 03. After breakfast trek to Lama Hotel and overnight in guest house (2430m)
Day 04. Trekking to Langtang Village and overnight in guest house(3400m)
Day 05. Trekking to Kyangjing Gomba and overnight in guest house (3780m)
Day 06. Hiking to Langtang Lirung Glacier and  Kyangjing Ri overnight in same place.
Day 07. Trek to Yala Base Camp and overnight in tented Camp (4800m)
Day 08. Trekking around Tserko Ri (4970m) to see Blue Poppy Flower and overnight in tent.
Day 09. Trek back to Lang Tang and overnight in guest house.
Day 10. Trek down to Sherpa Gaun overnight in guest house(2600m)
Day 11. Trek down to Syabru Besi and overnight in guest house.
Day 12. Drive back to Kathmandu and overnight in hotel.
Day 13. Fly back to home Or sight seeing in Kathmandu city and overnight in hotel.
Day 14. Fly back to home.

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