Helambu Valley Trekking 7N/8D


Helambu valley trekking is easy and closest trek from Kathmandu where you may experience of the Himalayan region.Helambu Valley Trekking is very popular for cultural trekking in Langtang Region. This exciting trekking we offer for those who have tight schedule and want to explorer a taste of Nepal's diverse pleasures in a short time. Ethnic culture, Spectacular Mountain View, beautiful villages, Buddhist monastery are the main attraction of this trek.This trekking Starting with a short drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal, the trail to Helambu climbs on to the Shivapuri ridge from where there are sweeping views of the central Himalayas.Helambu is the closest region in north of Kathmandu. One advantage to this trek is it’s a less crowed  than on the Annapurna trek and some parts of the Everest treks, but there is  a wide range of cultures and spectacular scenery.  It is inhabited by Tamang and Sherpa in the upper section.Lets your dream holiday come true then !!!

Day 01 : Kathmandu

Upon arrival, we will welcome you  at the airport and then transfer to the hotel.Evening welcome dinner with Nepali cultural dance restaurant. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 02 :Kathmandu Sightseeing

A.M. Half day sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath + Boudhanath

PM: Half day sightseeing tour of Patan + Soyambhunath.Overnighat at Kathmandu.

Days 03: Trek to Chisapani (2300m) -  5 hours walk- Overnight at Lodge/Tea House

First you drive to Sundarijal (1350m), it is about one hour and then walk uphill to Chisopani. The unpaved road from Kathmandu turns into a trail near a small hydroelectric plant. The trail passes through the Shivapuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve. The first settlement you will come across is Mulkharka with Tamang inhabitants. The route heads down the ridge through the forest of oaks and rhododendron to Chisopani (2300m.). Chisopani is cold for its weather. It has magnificent views from Annapurna to Everest. Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 04: Trek to Kutumsang (2446m)- 5/6 hours walk - Overnight at Lodge/Tea House

The trail continues to drop from Chisopani on a good, sometimes level trail that crosses the meadow and fields. You will then descend through Pathi Bhanjyang till Gul Bhanjyang. The trail climbs the ridge from Gul Bhanjyang to another pass at 2620m. The meadow makes a good camping spot, its downhill to Kutumsang at 2470m, in a saddle atop the ridge.

Day 05: Trek to Tharepati (3650m)-5/6 hours walk - Overnight at Lodge/Tea House

After having breakfast we heading to Tharepati. The trail climbs above Kutumsang on a steep, eroded trail mostly through fir and rhododendron forest where there are no permanent settlements. The trail then descends gradually to Magen Goth. There are few lodges. The trail gradually ascends through the enchanting forest enriched with beautiful rhododendron, oak and other trees. Tharepati offers breathtaking view of the snow-capped mountains such as Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar, Langshisa, Jugal, Numbur and many others.

Day 06: Trek to Tarkeghyang (2743m) via Melamchi Gaon (2640m)- 7/8 hours walk - Overnight at Lodge/Tea House

Today we heading From Tharepati the trail steeply descends through the pine and rhododendron forest with great views down into the Helambu valley and across to Jugal Himal and Numbur in the Solu Khumbu. Melamchi Gaon is surrounded by beautiful forests, where it is mainly inhabited by Sherpa people with their distinctive culture. Leaving Melamchi Gaon, you trek along the descending path until you cross the stream named as Melamchi. You may passing through Sherpa settlements. Tarkeghyang is a beautiful Sherpa village with one of the oldest and biggest monasteries. Tarkeghyang, also known as Helambu is named after the Helmu caste. The Sherpa people living here originally belong to Helmu caste. Stay overnight at lodge.

Day 07: Trek to Timbu: Its takes- 3 hours walk - drive to Kathmandu - takes about 4 hours. Overnighat at Kathmandu

Day 08:Farewell friend

We will transfer as per your flight time.

Any dates

Includes
  • Transportation as per itinerary.
  • 3 nights hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • 4 nights accommodation in lodge with meal during trek.
  • Insured guide/porter their salary,food and accommodation.
  • Langtang National Park permit,Tims (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu with tour guide.
  • Welcome dinner with culture show.
  • All paper work with tax.
Does not include
  • International Airfare
  • Nepal Visa fee (US$ 25 per person for 15 days)
  • Lunch/Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Entrance fee in Kathmandu
  • Medical evacuation in case of emergency.
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Tips, any expenses of personal nature, client's insurance
  • Soft/hard drinks
  • Expenses incurred due to mishaps, landslide, strikes, political unrest etc. In such case extra will be charged as per actual
  • Anything not specified in cost include section
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