Helambu Village

Nepal Beginner Travel & Treks Expedition P. Ltd.

Samakushi, Kathmandu, Nepal                                                                                                                 


Helambu Village

Langtang Helambu hike approximately 72 kilometers northeast of Kathmandu, is renowned aimed at its picturesque sumptuousness as well as enjoyable temperature. The Helambu constituency, encompassing from north of Taramarang to the tree boundary of the Gosainkunda Lake in addition to subordinate grades of Jugal Himal, has numerous upland Tamang as well as Sherpa villages, dispersed on together flanks of the Malemchi Khola. Helambu is the neighboring area in north of Kathmandu. It is populated by Tamang as well as Sherpa in the upper segment. It delivers characteristic sight of life in the community of Nepal. This walk is valued as a calmer tramp for the reason that the promotions are inferior, fluctuating between 800m. And 3600m., which designates less ascending plus warmer temperatures. One benefit to this walk is there are fewer explorers at this time than on the Annapurna trek also certain parts of the Everest treks, nonetheless there is still a extensive variety of cultures as well as spectacular scenery. The Tamang and Sherpa villages of Helambu in north of Kathmandu valley offers an easy getaway. This area because of its low elevation and the Sherpa villages make it an interesting 6 day loop. Starting with a short drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal the trail to Helambu climbs on to the Shivapuri edge from where there are comprehensive interpretations of the essential Himalayas. Ensuing a ridge-line the trek heads north to Thare Pati before turning east to Melemchi Gaon and Tarke Gyang the attitude communities of this part. Trek end Timbu, you formerly drive to Kathmandu.


Day to day itinerary

Day 01:  Arrival in Kathmandu - 1,300m/4,264 ft
Upon your arrival in the Kathmandu airport (KTM) you will be greeted by a representative from Nepal Beginner Travels and Treks Expedition Pvt. Ltd. After check in, you meet your trekking guide as well as other participants. Later in the evening we will organize a "Welcome Dinner" at an excellent traditional Nepalese Restaurant where you will enjoy a Nepalese cultural program along with a fine meal. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu
Day 02:  Kathmandu Sightseeing & Preparation for the Trek
Today after breakfast we start a guided tour to several of the most historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu. The day will also be for finalizing official procedure and other necessary arrangements. You will be also briefed on the nature of the trek, equipments and team composition. Some of landmarks we visit include the World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambhu Nath) and Buddhists shrine (Bouddha Nath).  Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu
Day 03:  Drive to Sundarijal & trek to Chisapani (2300m/7544 ft): Drive 1 hour, Trek: 4 hours
Today, we make an hour's drive to Sundarijal (1350m), our trek start point. From Sundarijal, trek to Chisopani (2300m). We begin our trek along a small hydroelectric plant. The trail then enters through into the Shivapuri National Park.  The first settlement we come across is Mulkharka mostly inhabited by the Tamang people. Then we walk along the ridge through a forest of oaks and rhododendron to Chisopani. Overnight at lodge
Day 04:  Trek from Chisopani to Kutumsang (2446m/8022ft): 7 hours
After taking our morning breakfast, we head for a journey to Kutumsang. Our today's trek starts with a decent crossing meadows and fields. Enjoy the magnificent views of the Langtang mountains. Thus we arrive at Pathi Bhanjyang and Gul Bhanjyang. From Gul Bhanjyang, the trail climbs the ridge to another pass. Another downhill trek from the pass takes us to Kutumsang. Overnight at lodge
Day 05:  Trek from Kutumsang to Thadepati (3650m/11972ft): 6 hours
We climb above Kutumsang on a steep trail mostly through fir and rhododendron forest where there are no permanent settlements. The trek continues to Yurin Danda with magnificent views of the Himalayas. Finally, we arrive at Tharepati for our overnight stay 
Day 06:  Trek to Tarkeghyang (2560m/8397ft): 6 hours
Today we head for Tarkeghyang. During early part of the trek, the trail descends until we cross the Melamchi Khola. Then we trek up to Tarkeghyang passing through Sherpa settlements. Enjoy the Himalayan peaks ofter appear before you glistening in the sunshine. Discover the village and its monastery which is one of the oldest and biggest monasteries in the region. The village is more popularly known as Helambu, since most of the inhabitants belong to the Helmu caste. Overnight at lodge
Day 07:  Trek to Sermathang (2,610m/8,563ft): 3/4 hr
Since, we do not gain altitude that much today, it's going to be comparatively easy walk today. We forests, streams, and waterfalls. The trail makes a sweep around the wide valley end between Parachin and the Sherpa village of Gangyul.  From Gangyul, we arrive at Sermathang. Discover the village. There is also a Buddhist monastery at  the highest point of the village. Overnight at lodge
Day 08:  Trek to Malemchi Puul Bazaar: Drive to Kathmandu: 3/4 hrs trek/ 2 hr drive
On our final day of the trek, we walk down to Malemchi Pul Bazaar. The village is mostly inhabited by the Sherpa, but there are also people of other ethnicities.  From the Bazaar, catch the bus to Katmandu. Drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu
Day 09:  Departure
Transfer to the Tribhuvan International Airport for final departure

Cost Details

Price: $750 per person

Min: 2-20 pax

Service includes:
*Airport - Hotel - Airport transportation.
*Accommodation in kathmandu
*Kathmandu /syabrubensi/sundarijal/kathmandu by bus.
*kathmandu bus station/ bus station to hotel by car.
*Lodge accommodation on the way.
*Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner tea/coffee three times a day).
*National park fees and TIM’s card.
*One fluent English speaking, government registered most experienced area (local), first aid trained, guide and required porters.
*Guides/Porter's: food, lodge, transportation, salary, insurance, equipment etc.
*All government taxes.
*Local fresh fruit like orange, banana, apple, grape etc.

Service Does not Includes

*Hard and soft table drinks, tea and coffee (pot size), all confectionary and snacks,
&private vehicle transfer or flight fares, heating charges for hot water for shower and boiled drinking water,
*personal expenses, personal insurance, departure tax,   and tips etc.

Trip Highlights

     Group Size: Min-2, Max 20
    Highest Altitude: Helambu Village
    Grade: Moderate
    Transportation: Tourist Vechicle
    Type of Tour: Trekking, Hiking, Walking, Culture
    Trekking Hour: Approximately 5-6 hours each day
    Total Days: 9 Days



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