Tamang Heritage Trail Trekking
Tamang Heritage Trek is newly opened trekking route in Langtang Region which is located between Langtang and Ganesh Himal. Tamang Heritage Trekking is a trek to explore Traditional Tamang Villages, typical culture, traditions and living style of local Tamang people. One of the amazing trekking in Nepal also offers to view untouched, unspoiled nature and local monasteries and the magnificent views of snow-capped mountains including Langtang Lirung (7,245m), Dorje Lakpa (6,989m.), Ganesh Himal, Paldor Peak, Shringi Himal, Jugal Himal, Manaslu and Sanjen Himal ranges and Chumse Danda (5,122m.).
Tamang Heritage Trek also consists of many glaciers and lakes; Gosaikunda, Bhairavkunda, Pravatikunda and Dudhkunda are some of them. Except that Tatopani “Natural Hot Spring”, Nagthali viewpoint, Rasuwagadhi (Tibet Border) are other highlights of Tamang Heritage Trek.
Tamang Heritage Trekking starts and ends in Kathmandu (Capital City of Nepal).Best trekking season for Tamang Heritage Trek is September to November and April to May.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu (1,334m.): Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, a Visit Heaven Trek representative will be there for your warm welcome and help you to get to your hotel. The evening will be for a welcome dinner with Visit Heaven staff in one of the typical Nepali restaurant. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing (1,334m.): Take your breakfast and get ready for a guided full day sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley. The sightseeing program is focused on introducing some highlights of UNESCO World Heritage sites of Kathmandu such as Kathmandu Durbar square, Swoyambhunath ,also known as “Monkey Temple”, Pashupatinath –temple of Lord Shiva and Bouddhanath; a Buddhist place. After sightseeing evening will be for trek briefing and preparation of things per need.
Day 3: Syabrubesi. (1420m.)- Today we start our trekking, after breakfast we drive north-west out of the Kathmandu Valley, with following the Trisuli River crossing beautiful Tamang villages of Betrawati and Dhunche. At Dhunche, we sight the first view of Langtang Himal. After 9 hours approx. drive you finally reach Syabrubesi.
Day 4: Syabrubesi to Gatlang (2,200m. / 5 hours): After early breakfast, we first ascent to Goljang village. The magnificent views of Ganesh Himal and Gosaikunda ranges will accompany us on our walk to Goljang. After having lunch at Goljang, we will head towards Gatlang; a beautiful small village on the hillside with traditional stone houses. Enjoy the local hospitality and stay overnight at Gatlang.
Day 5: Gatlang to Tatopani (2,607m. / 6-7 hours): This will be the longest walking day. We first descend to Thangbauchet; the Chilme Hydropower’s Dam place. Then our trail ascents up and takes us to Tatopani; the Natural Hot Spring place where we can take the bath. The Literal meaning of Tatopani “Hot Water”. Stay overnight at Tatopani.
Day 6: Tatopani to Thuman (2,400m. / 6hours): Day to trek a beautiful Tibetan influenced Tamang settlement-Thuman. To reach Thuman we will cross Brimdang and Nagthali. On the way to Thuman, we can enjoy the picturesque views of Langtang, Sanjen, Kerung and Ganesh Himal ranges. After reaching we can explore around Thuman village and observe their typical Tamang traditions and cultures. Overnight.
Day 7: Thuman to Briddim (2,345m. /6 hours): Leave Thuman and head towards Briddim. Briddim is a Tibetan Buddhist village situated on the lap of Langtang Himal. Dukchu Gompa Monastery and houses made of stone are the things to see in beautiful Briddim Village. Stay overnight at Briddim.
Day 8: Briddim to Syabrubesi (1,420m. / 6hours): From Briddim today we trek downhill to Syabrubesi through lush vegetation and green forest. Overnight at Syabrubesi.
Day 9: Drive back Kathmandu (1,334m. / 8 hours): Final day of Tamang Heritage trek, after breakfast we drive back to Kathmandu from Syabrubesi. Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, we will transfer you to your hotel. In leisure time, you can do last minute shopping in Thamel or can explore any sights that you missed the first day. The evening will be for a farewell dinner.
Day 10: Fly back home.:Collecting all sweet memories in Nepal Today are our departure day. A Visit Heaven representative will accompany you to Tribhuvan International Airport. See you again in the Himalayan Kingdom. Namaste!!
- Airport pick up and drop
- 3 Nights Kathmandu Accommodation in BB Basis at 3 star category hotel
- Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing by car/van/ microbus
- Experienced English speaking guide for sightseeing and trekking
- Porter (1 porter for 2 persons)
- Permit Cards
- TIMS Card
- Transport-Kathmandu-Syabrubesi and Syabrubesi-Kathmandu by tourist standard bus
- Bed and Breakfast during tour
- Trekking gears- Walking poll, sleeping bag, down jacket
- Trekking route map
- Nepali SIM card
- First Aid Kid
What Is not Included
- Nepal Visa
- Travel insurance
- Lunch and Dinner
- Personal beverages and laundries
- Tipping for Guide and Porter
- Anything not mention above.
- 1 pair strong hiking boots
- 1 pair sports shoes
- 1 medium rucksack/backpack
- 1 small day pack
- 1 sleeping bag (according to seasons)
- 1 inner sleeping sheet
- 1 down jacket/all weather Anorak
- 1 fleece/warm sweater
- 1 water and windproof jacket
- 2 pair lightweight trousers
- 1 pair shorts
- 2 long sleeves cotton or polypro
- 2 T-shirts
- 1 medium sized towel
- 1 water bottle-1 or 2 litre
- 1 torch/flashlight and spare batteries
- 1 Swiss type knife
- 2 pairs light socks
- 3 pairs heavy wool socks
- Underwear (including thermals)
- Cotton headscarf/bandana
- Warm hat/gloves (waterproof)
- Sunglasses and Sunhat
- Money Belt
- Water purification tablets/solution
- Sun block Cream(30-50)
- Swimming costumes/bathing suit
- Washing kit: include
- Personal toiletries
- Talcum powder
- Moleskin for blister
- Toilet paper
- Bio degradable soap/shampoo
- Any personal medication
- 3/4 plastic bags (for wrapping clothes)
Note: Due to the different seasons in Nepal, clients are requested to inquire before preparing equipments.
All trips are 100% fixed. You can also make the trip to your own date.