Tamang Heritage Trek

14 Day(s) From USD $ 1390 per pax Dates

Overview

Group Size Min 2 - Max 10
Accommodation 3 star hotel in Kathmandu and Teahouse during trek
Difficulty Moderate
Max Alt. 3870 m at Kyanjin Gompa

From the majestic peaks of Langtang Lirung (3500m), Ganesh Himal (7429M) to unrivalled beauty of Tamang village & its culture, the very best of this region is yours to discover.

If you have a lingering sense of curiosity and wonder, you’re free to explore them on this delightful 12-day journey uncovering the matchless culture of Tamang community.

Tamang Heritage trail lies in close proximity to Kathmandu, is the perfect destination for those who wish to trek to the Himalayas with relatively easy route & lower elevation. Being a new addition to trekking in Nepal, this trail is a combination of incredible scenery & cultural immersion.

The pleasing Hospitality, festivals, & exclusive lifestyle of early settlers make this trek enticing.

So up for joyful Holiday in the tranquil environment of Langtang region, we will sort this trip for you.

Highlights

  • Real Insight into village life, a community trek
  • Discover a 100-year-old monastery in the village of Gatlang 
  • Witness Parvati Kunda, the secret lake that is revered for its apparent powers of fertility.
  • Learn more about Tamang people & their culture at a local homestay in Briddim
  • Experience a peaceful yet beautiful trail, fewer crowds
  • Witness Grey Langur Monkeys during the trek through the forest of Thaman.
  • Enjoy Hot showers in Gatlang, Thuman, Briddim & Syabrubesi
  • Enjoy views of: Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himalayas, and the Gosainkunda range

Top Things To Do During Tamang Heritage Trek

  • Learn Some  Traditional Home cooking at Homestay in Briddim
  • Capture spectacular views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himalayas
  • Take a visit to Langtang national park- a habitat of  Himalayan Tahr, Musk deer, Wild dog, red monkey, Ghoral & more.
  • Stay in Lama Hotel for overnight & enjoy the hospitality
  • Walk uphill &  discover a 100-year-old monastery in the village of Gatlang

Physical fitness

Tamang heritage trail is achievable for anyone who is at a normal fitness level. It's a moderate trek which involves some steep uphill & downhill portions that are challenging but your gradual steps could make it work.

Expect to cover about 4-5 hours trekking per day.

Best time to go

The best season to undertake this trek is between the months of March-May & September-November. However, this trek is also feasible during winter since the altitude is not that high. Winter backpack works fine in such situations. 

What to expect:

  • Staying in local Homestay
  • Hot bucket shower for a fee
  • Plenty of choices

Includes & Excludes

What's included ?

  • Accommodation at 3-star Hotel or similar category in Kathmandu
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • All your standard Meals (B, L and D) during the trek
  • Experienced English speaking tour guide
  • Guest House or Tea House During the trek-twin sharing basis
  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle
  • Kathmandu airport transfers and escorts
  • Kathmandu to Sabrubesi & return by private transportation
  • Medical kit (carried by your guide)
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • Welcome and farewell dinner at finest local restaurant

What's excluded ?

  • Hot Shower, Wi-Fi, Power charging during the trekking or mountaineering
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended
  • Tipping to staffs (as an appreciation)
  • Your travel insurance that covers Helicopter evacuation as well as medical expenses and trip cancellation.

Detailed Itinerary (14)

  • Day 1 : Arrival In Kathmandu

    We are delighted to provide an airport pickup service as an innovative customer offering, so our chauffeur will assist you with baggage & escort you to your Hotel. He will also help you with the check-in. Later in the evening, we will be hosting a welcome dinner

    Highlights:  Music, Cultural dance, the lively Thamel, one-stop shop for backpackers, clubs & pubs, an array of restaurants.

    Accommodation: Kathmandu 4 star hotel.

    Elevation: 1,400 metres

  • Day 2 : Sightseeing and trek preparation

    Highlights: Any 4 World Heritage sites:

    Pashupatinath, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath and Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Basantapur Durbar Square

    Accommodation: 4-star Hotel

  • Day 3 : Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi

    Walking hours: 8-9

    Difficulty: Easy

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse

    Elevation: 1,550m

    Topography:  countryside paths, Green Hills

    Highlights: Smooth ride, rivers, hills

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 4 : Trek to Gatlang

    Walking hours: 5

    Difficulty: Moderate

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse or local Homestays

    Elevation: 2,200m

    Topography: Gentle inclines, rocky paths.

    Highlights:  Goljung Village,  Terraced fields, local monastery, views-Langtang Lirung, Shishapangma, Ganesh Himal,

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 5 : Trek from Gatlang to Tatopani

    Walking hours: 6-7

    Difficulty: Moderate

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse or Homestays

    Elevation: 2607m

    Topography: River crossings, gentle inclines, rocky paths.

    Highlights: hot springs, villages-Thangbuche and Chilime, Bhote Koshi River, views- Ganesh Himal and Langtang Ranges

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 6 : Trek to Thuman via Nagathali Danda Pass

    Walking hours: 5

    Difficulty: Moderate

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse or Homestays

    Elevation: 2338m at Thuman & 3300m on the pass

    Topography: uphill climbs, grassland over the pass, stone steps, forested paths

    Highlights: wooden engravings, Tamang village, alpine forest, Nagthali hill, Views- Langtang Lirung, Shishapangma, Ganesh Himal Sanjen, Kerung and Ganesh Himal

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 7 : Trek to Briddim

    Walking hours: 6

    Difficulty: Moderate/strenuous

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse or Homestays

    Elevation: 2,345m

    Topography:  Gentle ascents, riverbank paths and forest trails

    Highlights: Rhododendron forests, Bhote Koshi River, Dukchu Gomba monastery, old stone houses, Views-Langtang Himal.

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 8 : Trek to Lama Hotel

    Walking hours: 6

    Difficulty: Moderate

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse Or Homestays

    Elevation: 2,500m

    Topography:  Riverbanks paths, lush forest lands, short descend

    Highlights: Hospitality of Lama Hotel, Stunning mountain views, Wide variety of food menus

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 9 : Trek to Langtang village

    Walking hours: 6-7

    Difficulty: Moderate/Strenuous

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse or Homestays

    Elevation: 3,430m

    Topography:  Forest lands, Rocky trail

    Highlights: lush forest, Langtang village, water mills, prayer wheels and chortens, views-Langtang Lirung

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 10 : Trek from Langtang village to Kyanjin Gompa

    Walking hours: 4

    Difficulty: Moderate

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse Or Homestays

    Elevation: 3,870m

    Topography:  uphill climbs, bridge crossings, walk through yak pastures

    Highlights: largest mani wall in Nepal, Kyanjin Gompa, glaciers, icefalls, mountain views

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinn

  • Day 11 : Trek back to Lama Hotel

    Walking hours: 5

    Difficulty: Moderate

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse Or Homestays

    Elevation: 2,500m

    Topography:  Downhill climbs, forested lands, river crossings

    Highlights: Tamang peoples, Old settlements, Wide variety of food menus

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 12 : Trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi

    Walking hours: 5

    Difficulty: Easy to Moderate

    Accommodation: Basic Teahouse Or Homestays

    Elevation: 2,500m

    Topography:  Gentle Inclines, river banks trails, forest tracks

    Highlights: Langtang Khola, Bhotekoshi river, rhododendron forest 

    Meals provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 13 : Drive to Kathmandu

    Highlights: Enjoy souvenir shopping & join farewell dinner hosted by Crusade Himalaya.

    Accommodation: Kathmandu 4 star hotel

  • Day 14 : Departure

    Today as per your flight schedule,  our chauffeur will take you to the airport from this amazing country Nepal.

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