Dudhkunda(4,560m)is a holy lake lying on the lap of Mt. Numbur. The trek to Dudhakunda starts from phaplu and passes throuth beautiful settlements of Khaling Rai and rhododendron forests. Dudhkunda cultural trail is one of the newly identified trekking trails in the lower solu region.
Literally, ‘Dudhkunda’ means the “lake of milk’ is said to be a sacred lake and is revered by the local people. This trek can be completed either starting from Phaplu back to Salleri or can be combined with the cultural experience passing through Khaling Rai settlements. We can also observe dense forests of rhododendron and a variety of wildlife along the trail. This trek can provide one with a close encounter with the unique Khaling Rais of this area. It is generally believed that taking a dip in its holy waters will fulfill one’s wishes.