Tamang Heritage Trek

15 Days
Activity:
  • Tamang Heritage Trek
  • Tamang Heritage Trek

Overview

Tamang Heritage Trek is a beautiful and exciting trek to Nepal. This trek goes through the base of Himalayas to experience ethnic Tamang village and their culture. This trek begins from Shyabru Besi (1,500 m.) and continues up the Baundada and Gathlang village (2,200 m.) In this unique Tamang village, people live in a number of houses in one compound. Mountain landscape, waterfall, Natural hot spring (tatopani) (2,400 m.) are the unique features of this trek. As this trek falls near boarder of Nepal and Tibet, both Nepali and Tibetan mountains can be viewed from this region. The highest point of this trek is 3,100 m. Nagthali is the best point here to see the panoramic view of the surrounding mountain. If you have short holidays you can do the 9 days Tamang Heritage trek or if you have a long holiday, you may continue to climb to the Langtang valley.
 
Trip High light

  • Tamang people and their own culture 
  • Waterfall, Bhote koshi river, Natural hot spring (Tato Pani) 
  • Ghatlang village and Thuman village 
  • Tibetan mountain range, Langtang Range and Mount Ganesh Range.

Fitness level Normal
Trip Duration 15 Days
Activity Nepal Trekking
Accommodation Tea House
Start - End Shyabrubesi - Shyabrubesi
Group Size Min 2 Px
Max. Altitude 4300 m
Trip Season Any Season(Autumn and Spring is Recommended)

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m) Transfer to the Hotel

After arrival in Kathmandu, you are picked up from the airport and transferred you to the Hotel by our Guide. The Drive is around 30 minutes to the hotel. You will be accommodated around Thamel, the touristic area in the town unless you have different priorities. also, Kathmandu has many UNESCO world heritage sites that you can visit on. At the hotel, you are served with welcome snacks. You can visit clubs and bars around the area. This place has pretty famous places to hang around famous in the town. Later in the evening you are served with an authentic Nepali dish and get prepared for the journey tomorrow.

Accommodation in Hotel

Snacks and Dinner Included.

Day 02 : Sightseeing  in Kathmandu and Trek Preparation

Today is kind of a rest day as we don’t travel, this day is more likely a day to prepare your documents and make sure you have enough gears for the trek. Furthermore, we still continue the day visiting different world heritage sites in Kathmandu meanwhile your documents are made ready. We are more likely to visit the Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath Stupa or Pashupatinath Temple which is all listed on the UNESCO world heritage site. On this day you get the quick tour of Kathmandu city. Later in the evening, you can visit pubs and clubs around Thamel and get prepared for the early morning bus to Pokhara the following day. 

Accommodation in Hotel

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 03 : Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1,500m)6/7 hrs

After breakfast at the hotel, we take our ride towards the eastern side to Syabrubesi. Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi is not less exciting. The roads are scenic with surprises with every turn. You will come across many different rivers views, hills and mountain ranges at a distance at many points. Alongside the river Trisuli, we reach Dhunche in Rasuwa District. The drive takes us around 7 hours to cover 130 kilometers. Grabbing our lunch on the way we reach Syabrubesi late in the afternoon. We rest at Syabrubesi and prepare for the trek the following day.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast

Lunch and Dinner Included.

Day 04 : Trek  Syabrubesi to Gatlang (2,200m)6 hrs

From Syabrubesi, we grab our breakfast and head up towards the viewpoint for viewing majestic Ganesh Himal, after that quick steep ascends and viewing the mountains we then descend down to Goljung village. Passing other small Tamang villages we reach the village of Gatlang. Gatlang village is a small Tamang village with almost 300 houses and 2000 people. At Gatlang we visit the village and pray in the Gatlang Monastery.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

Day 05 : Trek  Gatlang to Tatopani (2607m)6/7 hrs

Tatopani refers to Hot Water in Nepali, We trek to Tatopani today which is a camp trek from Gatlang, at Tatopani we take a hot shower at natural hot water spring which is believed to cure many diseases. On the way, we reach chilime village which has a hydropower dam from the Bhotekoshi River. The dam rotates the turbine producing 22.1MW of electricity. We cross the hanging suspension bridge and with gorgeous view of Langtang Himal range, we move towards our destination for the day.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast Lunch and Dinner

Included.

Day 06 : Trek Tatopani to Thuman (2,400m) via  Nagthali 5/6 hrs

Today we trek uphill towards the Nagthali Village, Nagthali village is a destination for Buddhists for meditation along with an amazing view of the Langtang Mountain range. Resting for some time at Nagthali we move further towards Thuman descending. The Thuman village has an antique Monastery which we will be exploring once reaching Thuman.

Accommodation in Lodge.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 07 : Trek Thuman to Briddim (2345m)5/ 6 hrs

From Thuman which is almost boarder to Tibet we trek towards Briddim , crossing the Pasang Lhamu Highway on our way which is a trade route between Nepal and China connecting via Rashuwagadi Border, we reach the village of Briddim which has approx. 50 houses. We accommodate in Homestay here and experience authentic Tamang culture.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast Lunch and Dinner

Included.

Day 08 : Trek  Briddim to Lama Hotel (2400m) 6/7 hrs

From Briddim we trek today towards Lama Hotel, It is our way towards Langtang valley. Coming across the fertile jungle and terrace farms we pass through the Bamboo village, The trial is alongside the Bhotekoshi river and Langtang river those ones originated from the mountains. We follow the trial and reach Lama Hotel after a camp trek. The forest reaching lama hotel is steep and a bit tiring but it’s all worth it because ahead a cozy bed is waiting for you at the lodge.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 09 : Trek  Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3,430m)6/7 hrs

Alongside the river and lush landscape we move ahead from the Lama Hotel and enter the Langtang valley on this day Alongside we can witness mountains like Dorje Lakpa Mountain and Paldorje Peak. If the weather is clear the view today is almost 180 degrees of mountains. Further ahead, we reach Ghora Taela at the height of 3048 meters which has an army check post for the security of the Langtang National Park. We do our registration there and cross Chyamki village. Alongside on almost reaching the Langtang Village, we pass prayer wheels for making prayers for the successful trip and enter Langtang village. Langtang Village is a Tamang village with enough houses and lodges.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 10 : Trek  Langtang village to Kyanjin Gompa (3,870m) 4/5 hrs

From the Langtang village and our actual accommodation in the Langtang Valley, we take a view of the views around us surrounded by mountains and move towards Kyangiin Gompa today. The walk today is steep uphill and gain almost 500 meters today. Kangin Gompa has an ancient monastery having religious importance among Buddhists. The ascent today is a little bit tough therefore we take baby steps towards higher elevation. After almost 5 hours of trek, we reach Kyangin Gompa and accommodate for the day.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 11 : Rest day in Kyanjin Gumpa

Day 11th is a rest day or day for acclimatization day, but that doesn’t mean we don’t trek today. We explore Tresko Ru and Kyangi Ri and head back to Kyangin Gompa for accommodation. These hikes are mostly viewpoints for viewing the mountains. From Treksko Ri and Kyangi Ri we take a mesmerizing view of Dorje Lakpa, Langtang Lirung, Langtang Ri, Ganesh Himal, Gumba Chuli and many more such peaks. Today we also visit Cheese Factory for making our day more exciting. For accommodation, we trek back to Kyangiin Gompa

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 12 : Trek back to Lama Hotel (2,380m6/7hrs

Today we end our trip and start heading backward, from Kyangiin Gompa we today trek back till lama Hotel. On the way we register at Ghora Tabela. We most probably grab our lunch at Ghora Tabela. The trek today is a relaxed trek and takes around 6 hours today.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 13 : Trek  Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi: 5/6 hrs

Today we take breakfast at Lama Hotel and trek down towards Syabrubesi. It takes us around 6 hours to reach Syabrubesi. We leave the mountains behind and reach our starting and ending point of the trek.

Accommodation in Lodge

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 14  Drive to Kathmandu

Today after grabbing our breakfast, we take the bus back to Kathmandu. The roads are the same yet you will have some spare time around Thamel after reaching Kathmandu.

Accommodation in Hotel

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included.

Day 15 Drive to International Airport and Final departure

Checkout from the hotel. And we end our trip with you dropping at the airport and seeing you goodbye and wishing for a safe flight back home. 

Accommodation in Hotel

Breakfast Included.

INCLUDED

Airport picks up and drops by  Private Vehicle
Welcome dinner at typical Nepali Restaurant
Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu World heritage Sight
3 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu with Breakfast
Private Transportation to Shyabru besi  and to  Kathmandu
One  Govt. License holder Trekking Guide
Trekking Permit and TIMS Card
Trekking Porters (2 clients = 1 Porter)
Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner with hot drinks during treks
Lodge during the Trek

Not Included

International Flight and Nepal Visa 
Food in Kathmandu except Breakfast
Personal expenses: (Laundry, phone calls, dry foods, cold drinks, bar bills)
Temple/Monastery entrance fees
Extra night of Accommodation and extra days of trek
Travel Insurance and rescue 
Additional activities (Safari-Bungee-Paragliding-Rafting and so on.)
Tip to Nepali staff (Guide and Porters)

Price:$1185

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