Helambu is a good taste for village trekking in Nepal which entertains trekkers with combo of nature and culture at once.
Variation in flora and fauna, people, culture and tradition is the major achievement a trekker can explore in Halambu trekking part of Nepal. Complete range of Langtang Mountain with warm hospitality of local people in Langtang region is main art of this trip to Nepal. In general Helambu is the residence of Sherpa and dominated with Tamang, though we can find many Chhetri and Bramins as well. The people in this locality are Buddhist dominantly. They are really generous and to be their guest is one of the fortunes for you.
Helambu is dwelling place of Bhote (Sherpa or people from Bhot i.e. Tibet).
Trekking below 3000 meters is normally easy and we hike from 800m to 3500m in Halambu trekking. Less likely physical demanding, Helambu is such a destination where trekkers are liable to explore many mountains with taste of jungle trekking and village trek at the same time, within the least altitude.
If you want to go for short and easy trekking in Nepal, this is perfect Choice; exploring culture, tradition and lifestyle of the Nepali peoples. Since you are trekking in the land of Himalayas, mountains in front of you will very normal from the second day itself. Saying that, this trekking is combined destination for exploring snow capped Himalaya along with life of local.
Below is the suggested day to day itinerary and cost for Helambu trekking which can be happily customized to make some changes as per your circumstances.
Day 01: Arrival
On arrival at Tribhuwan international airport (1380m) our company representative will receive you and help checking in to Hotel. S/he will tell you the schedule and venue for meeting for the discussion about Helambu trekking and your trip to Nepal. Welcome to Nepal !
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing Tour
With local guide in A/C car, we will walk around the major tourist attraction of Kathmandu. There are many temples, stupa, and village and hiking destinations; we will try to give you the best of all. Government authorized Guide will take you to the monkey temple, cremation place, boudhanath and the living goddess palace. Tonight we will necessary arrangement for your Halambu trekking.
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Sundarijal and trekking to Chisapani (2280m).
This drive will take approx 1 hour and the hike to Helambu begins. While walking on different terrain of land, looking at natural formation of pristine landscape will certainly make your day worthy. From today till the last day of the trekking you will explore village, stay at the local owned tea houses. There will be menu at every eating places from which you will be choosing your lunch dinner and breakfast, which is included if you buy our normal package.
You will be following trekking guide, who helps you from choosing food to sleeping warm. You are free to decide on your own but listening to your guide is always wise. Your porter will be carrying your luggage where you need to carry a small bag-pack with drinking water, camera, sun screen and your daily usable stuff.
Do not worry while traveling with Nepalgram Adventure, but do not forget to eat more and drink enough.
Day 04: Chisapani to Kutumsang(2450m)
Moderate hike with beautiful view of the Langtang range is attraction of today’s hike. You will feel the ease of Halambu trekking today. Overnight at the local guest house
Day 05: Trekking from Kutumsang to Thadepati (3650m); 6 hours approx.
View of the mountain from Yurin dada is best attraction of the hike today. Trail is comparatively more natural as we pass forest and the trail is scenic.
Day 06: Trek from Thadepati to TarkeGhyang (2560m); 6 hours approx
Hike of the day passes through numerous villages like Melamchi village (mixed settlement). Inspiring simplicity of life in the village we pass during Halambu trekking will add extra value in your trek in Nepal. We will pass some monasteries during the trekking where spiritual life of village and its cultural combination is overwhelming. Overnight at Tarke Ghyang Village, this village is rich in Sherpa culture and tradition.
Day 07: From Tarke Ghyang to Sermathang (2,610m); 5 hours
Sermanthang Village situated at right landscape offers pristine scenery of your Halambu trekking. We will be able to witness more people their simplicity and culture of the Himalayan villages. Today, it is a perfect day of Halambu trekking for anthropology students.
Day 08: Today we trek from Sermathang to Melamchipul bazar and drive back to Kathmandu.
Last day of Halambu trekking ends at Melamchi. Hike is gentle descent and walk through the village. Make your last night best night in the after Halambu trekking. Overnight in the hotel at Thamel, Drive to Kathmandu from Melamchi Pul Bazzar takes about an hour.
Day 09: Rest and guided shopping or it’s your rest day at Kathmandu, Thamel.
To add extra value in your trip to Nepal, we have a free guided trip around the mall of Kathmandu. Guide will take you around various shopping centers, buy at your interest.
Day 10: Departure
With all the memories together, time has come to farewell. Our office representative will drop you at the international airport for your next destination. Have a safe travel back.
Cost of Helamu Trek
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Note - Price displayed is for one person, Saying that, more people makes the price low.
Helamu trek cost Include:
- • Airport pickup and drop by private car or micro bus (depending on group Size).
- • 4 nights Standard Hotel in Kathmandu (according to the itinerary), B/B (bed and breakfast)
- • All your meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking, dessert will be fresh fruits every night.
- • All accommodations during the trek.
- • All necessary paper works national park entry permit & Trekker`s information management system (Tims).
- • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the trekking.
- • A Strong, helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for two people), if u need.
- • Medical supplies (first aid kit) and regular oxygen saturation check up.
- • All government taxes and office expenses.
- • Spiritual Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu in A/C Car.
- • Transportation for start and end point of the trek.
- • Kathmandu sightseeing entrance fee.
Helamu trek cost Exclude:
- • Food while you are in Kathmandu.
- • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport -
- athmandu). You need 2 passport size photos and $40 dollar.
- • Your Travel and medical insurance.
- • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
- • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (Tipping is expected).
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- Activity ⇒ Trek/Walk
- Activity Level ⇒Exceptional
- Accommodation ⇒Teahouse/Lodge
- Group Size ⇒2 to 5
- Service level ⇒Basic
- Trip Code ⇒ABCT14
- Travel Style ⇒ Guided Tour
- Max Altitude ⇒4130 m
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