We did this trek over 11 days between late January and early February 2014, towards the end of the winter. It was a low season, so there was barely anyone else on the trail. Read and see more pictures here.
It was only a short visit to Batase this time round, largely just to visit the children at the hostel and all the students at the school. Sam and I caught the public bus from Boudha to Talamarang which took about four and a half hours. After our lunch of veg chow mien we discussed whether or not to wait for the bus up to Batase… Read more here