Tamang Heritage Trails

Nepal Beginner Travel & Treks Expedition P. Ltd.

Samakushi, Kathmandu, Nepal                                                                                                                 

 

Tamang heritage trail

 The Tamang Heritage Trail is a captivating hiking/Hiking trail in Nepal; the trajectory suggestions newfangled statures in elation. Positioned in the Langtang Region in north dominant Nepal, the way presents a amalgamation of huge Himalayan interpretations, antique as well as national heritage, in addition to an knowledge of Tamang as well as Tibetan cultures. The afresh industrialized trekking trail starts from Syaphrubesi, which is a daylong (about 132 kilometers) bus journey after Kathmandu in the direction of the north. The walk continues eight days. Commencement from Syaphrubesi, the route passes through Goljung, Gatlang, Chilime, Tatopani, Rasuwagadhi and Briddim and ends at Syaphrubesi.The Tamang heritage trekking trail has been developed by the Tourism for Rural Poverty Alleviation Programme (TRPAP), a pilot programme run by the Government of Nepal with the technical and financial support from United Nations Development Program me (UNDP), Department for International Development and SNV/Nepal.The local inhabitants are Tamangs. Their culture is largely marked by Tibetan influences. Briddim is a living museum reflecting traditional Tamang culture and lifestyle. The major festivals celebrated in the village are Dawa Dangbo Chhiju (in February), Chuwa Chhiju (November), Yarsang (early June), Dukpa Chhiju (August) and Lhosar (February). Syabru and Mane dances are performed during festive occasions. The Tamangs engage in rearing livestock, farming and trading with Kyirong. Along the trek trekkers get chance to discover the route history of the Tibetan ancestors those had been migrated long time ago. Their descendants are now Buddhists and living on agriculture and trade. They dress colorful and their houses are adorned with beautiful woodcarvings which are now became main attraction for travelers.Nepal Beginner Treks assembles Tamang Heritage Trail. If you want to know more about this trip, don’t hesitate to contact us

 

Itinerary

Day by Day Itinerary

 

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,295 m/4,273 ft.)

Arriving in Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA),Transfer by Private car/ Van (depends on size of group) to the selected hotel at thamel in Kathmandu . Stay overnight on b/b basis.

Day 02: Visit world heritage sites in Kathmandu

Full day Kathmandu sight seeing (world heritages sites) -  Bhaktapur Durbar Square,  Pashupatinath temple and Monkey temple  by tourist car/van (depends on group size) and tour guide. 

Day 03: Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1467 m.) via Trishuli (Nuwakot) 

You head north out of Kathmandu driving through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Syabrubesi passing through Dhunche which is about eight hours drive. You stay overnight at hotel in Syabrubesi. While passing along the road at the bank of Trishuli river you catch a glimpse of Ganesh Himal, terraces and green hills. As you pass through Dhunche you feel as if you are heading towards deep land. At the same time, you notice that the road after Betrawati is still under construction.

Day 04: Syabrubesi to Gatlang

After an hour and half of ascent from Syabrubesi we reach the view point from where we can see the fantastic view of Ganesh Himal, Gosaikunda range and the Goljang valley. Now we head down to Goljang valley for the Lunch which is an hour walking down hill from the the view point. Gatlang the beautiful Tamang village is another 3 hrs walk from Goljang. Upon arrival the guests will be welcomed by Khada (white scarf) and the home made local drinks Rakshi accompanied by the welcome song in local language. Get refreshed and enjoy the local Syabru dance. Overnight at the community lodge.

Day 05: Gatlang to Tatopani

This would be the longest day of the entire trip and will take about 7 hours. The walk begins by descending to Thangbuchet (near Chilime village) by the Bhotekoshi River. Stop for the lunch here. Chilime Hydropower dam is situated here. After lunch the trail will be ascending up crossing the hanging bridge. Ascend continues until you get to Tatopani which literally means 'hot water', you can clean yourself in natural hot springs with bathing areas in the lap of the mountains. Locals believe that the waters have a healing quality that eases away your aches and pains. Dinner and overnight stay at local tea house.

Day 06: Tatopani to Thuman

The trail ascends to Nagthali Danda (3300m) the high open grassland with amazing views of snow covered Himalayas. Stop for lunch at Brimdang village. After lunch the trek continues ascending to Nagthali Danda. One can enjoy the view and spend some time at the top accompanied by tea prepared by the care taker of the Gompa. Trek continues down to Thuman, Tibetan influenced Tamang village with friendly people who love to sing and dance. 

Day 07: Thuman to Rasuwagadhi (2240m)

After breakfast trek back from Thuman to Rasuwagadhi . After arrival, check in lodge. Overnight at lodge

Day 08: Rasuwagadhi to Briddim (2290m) 

After breakfast trek back from Rauswagadhu to Briddim. After arrival, check in lodge. Overnight at lodge

Day 09: Briddim to Syabrubeshi

After breakfast trek back from Briddim to Syabrubesi. After arrival, check in lodge. Overnight at lodge 

Day 10: Departure

Transfer to the Tribhuvan International Airport for final departure

 

Cost Details

Price: $750 per person

Min: 2-15 pax

Service includes

*Accommodation and meal in the Lodges (local good food ordered by the guide).
*All the transports (to and from the points of trek and during the trek).
*Accompanying by a professional guide and a porter for 2 persons, to carry your bags (maximum 20kg for 2 persons).
*TENT TREK. Trek equipments with professional guide, cook and porters. Lodging under the tents, meals prepared by the cook.
*IN KATHMANDU: Welcome at the airport, transfer hotel/airport. 3 star hotel with breakfast in Thamel, rooms with double bed/shower, Trek permits and national park, Reconfirmation of return ticket.

Service Does not Includes

*The drinks, (out of breakfast tea or coffee
*The lunch and dinner in Kathmandu except breakfasts,
*the entry of town and museum,
*the Nepalese visa fee, all airport tax in Nepal.

 

Trip Highlights

Trekking Region : Langtang Region
Trip Name : Tamang Heritage Trail Trekking
Total Duration : 10 days 
Best Season : Autumn (Sep-Nov) and Spring (Mar-May)
Starting from : Kathmandu
Ending at: Syabru bensi
Mode of trek : Teahouse
Highest access of the trek : 3200 m 
Himalayan Views : Langtang Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar

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