Helambu Trek is one of the most beautiful valleys in Nepal. Helambu lies at an maximum height reached during the trek is about 3650 m. Helambu’s people call themselves Sherpa, although they’re only distant cousins of the Solu-Khumbu stock. Tamangs are also numerous, while the valley bottoms are farmed mainly by caste Hindus and with so many trails to choose from, those that do tend to spread themselves out. So, we get the golden opportunity to explore the culture of Sherpa and tamang residents.
Helambu Trek is a great trek done near from Kathmandu. The Helambu Trekking route starts from Sundarijal, driving an hour from Kathmandu. Then,we will have entrance to Shivapuri National Park.We follow up the trek continuing the trek to Chisopani, Kutumsang, Thadepati and Sermathang, the trek ends at the Melamchi Pul Bazar in the Helambu region. The trek passes through stunning terrace fields of rice. We get to be closer with the number of splendid Buddhist Monasteries. Similarly, we pass through the thick Mountain Forests. The Helambu trek provides the most spectacular views of the Langtang (7245m), Ganesh Himal (7405m), Dorje Lhakpa (6990m) and other small mountains of Langtang Himalayan range. This is overall an ideal trip for those having short time which combines the nature and culture of the area.
Outline Itinerary (Helambu Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Sundarijal drive – 1 hrs and stars trek to Chisapani (2300m) walk – Duration: 5 hrs
Day 03 : Chisopani to Kutumsang (2446m) walk – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 04 : Kutumsang to Thadepati (3650m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 05 : Trek to Tarkeghyang (2560m) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 06 : Trek to Sermathang (2,610m) walk – Duration: 5 hrs
Day 07 : Trek to Malemchi walk – Duration: 2 hrs and drive to Kathmandu 4 hrs
Day 08 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Itinerary can be make increase of decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this Helambu Trek if you are interested for other activities like Sightseeing, Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.
Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.