Hotel/Trekking guest houses
2 - 15 People
The Tamang Heritage Trekking Trails (9 Days)…cherry trip through rhododendron forests as we hike through scenic mountainous rural villages…
The Tamang heritage trek is a newly discovered trail in Nepal. It is a cultural trek through vibrant Tamang villages in Langtang with beautiful panoramic views of Mt. Ganesh and Langtang range which lies in the northern part of Kathmandu near Langtang National Park. In Nepal, this trekking is the perfect way of enjoying your life with awesome memories. The lush mid-hill villages of Nepal and the culture of the people who live here are shown in Tamang Heritage trek with towering peaks, generous forests, hanging bridges and random snow leopard sightings in the epic background. This 9 days route is a great introduction to the beautiful Langtang region and the unique culture of the Tamang community.
During this journey, you will also discover a gripping Tibetan history and the control of Tibetan culture in this region. You can also see the trading routes of Tibet and Nepal from where two countries import and export goods. People living in this region are mostly Buddhist and grow some hardy grains and vegetables. Their daily activities are agriculture including raising livestock and trade. In this region, people wear attractive colorful costumes and their houses are decorated with fabulous wood carvings. This trek offers dazzling views of snowcapped mountains to make this journey memorable and also trekkers get chances to observe Syabru, Mane and other thrilling local dances at Goljung, Brimdang and Gatlang villages which are located near the Tibetan border. Also, you can experience the famous Tamang Hospitality at Birddim where homestay facilities are provided. After this, we head towards the narrow valley of Kyanjing Gompa at 3,900m down the Langtang Khola relishing magnificent views. Our trekking then ends where it started at the same point of Dhunche in Syabru benshi.
Arrival to Kathmandu & Transfer to the Hotel (1,400m) Arrivals in international airport meet our staff transfer to hotel. Join welcome dinner with staff meeting, introduction with guide and Sherpa, porters and briefing the programs, overnight at Hotel.
Drive to Syabrubesi (1503m)- 8 hrs. The anticipated journey begins with a drive to Syabrubesi which will take about seven to eight hours. You head out of Kathmandu to the highway, slowly heading towards the north along the main valley road. Coming across many beautiful views of the river, terraced fields, small villages and snow capped mountains if the sky is clear, the drive will indeed be pleasantful. The road takes you to a little busy town called Dhunche. While passing along the road at the bank of Trishuli river, you will catch glimpses of Ganesh Himal, terraces and green hills. Passing through Dhunche will make you feel as though you are heading towards deep land. Then continuing the drive, we will arrive at Syabrubesi with many things to explore and a riverside hot spring. · Overnight at lodge · Included meals ( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner )
Trek to Gatlang (2,240m/7,355 ft) 6 hrs. We will kick off the first of day trekking after an early morning breakfast. Trekking on steep trails ascents, we will reach Ronga Bhanjyang which takes about three hours. On the route, we will stop by at the viewpoint that gives us the fantastic view of Ganesh Himal, Gosaikunda range and the Goljang valley. Then the trail descends to Goljung valley trekking about an hour. We will stop here for lunch and a short break. For the next three hours, we will trek further reaching a beautiful and a traditional Tamang village. Gatlang is an idyllic settlement inhabited mainly by people of the Tamang ethnicity.You can visit the Parvati Kunda which offers rich biodiversity for the nature lovers. You can also visit the ancient old monastery. Overnight in Lodge Included meals ( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner )
Trek to Tatopani (2,610m/8,565ft)6 hrs. We start your trek gently, descending passing the many Chhortens and Mani wall and through the deep forests until reaching Chilime which takes about 2 and half hours. Then we cross by suspension bridge and climb up passing the terrace until reaching Gonggang village which takes about 1 and half hour. We have lunch here. After lunch, the trail gently ascends until reaching Tatopani. It takes about 2 hours. On the way, we will be passing by the healing bath and spa in the water of the natural spring at Tatopani. We can take a natural Bath in a hot spring as it is believed that to take a bath in a natural hot spring, washes away all the Pains and aches. Overnight in Lodge Included meals ( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner )
Trek to Thuman (2,340m/7,665ft) via Nagthali (3,170m/10,395 ft) - 6hrs Trek to Thuman (2,340m/7,665ft) via Nagthali (3,170m/10,395 ft) - 6hrs In the morning after breakfast, we continue through the forests and dense jungles as we slowly begin to gain elevation.The trial is up and down till Brimdang where one monastery is situated on the hill. It takes about 2 hours.After climbing small steep ascents, we will arrive at the Nagthali lodges viewpoint that takes about two hours. We will be having lunch here. We will get a great view of Langtang Lirung (7,227m), Shishapangma (8,013m), Ganesh Himal (7,422m), Tibetan Himal and other snowy peaks. There are small monasteries that we will visit. Then we continue down to Thuman, a Tibetan influenced Tamang village with friendly people who absolutely enjoy singing and dancing. Overnight in Lodge Included meals ( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner )
Trek to Briddim (2,230m/7,320ft) The destination for today is across the valley on the other side of the Bhote Koshi river. Today our trail begins with a flatter section in the beginning and then descends to Timure on our way along the old trade route to Tibet and we stop here for lunch. Rasuwaghadi, an ancient fort on the Nepal- Tibet border, is just 3 hours walk from Timure. After lunch our trail takes a steep ascent to Briddim, another Tibetan influenced Tamang village where we stay in a local home for a truly unique experience. It offers a Himalayan culture experience in the lodge. Also, we can visit the old and ancient monastery. Overnight at lodge Included meals ( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner )
Trek to Syabru Besi 3 hrs walk: You trek from Briddim to Syabrubesi via Wangel. This day the trail moves along a gently descending path passing through villages, terraces and magnificent views of surrounding hills. Stay overnight at our teahouse lodge with all meals.
Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu 7-9 hrs. After accomplishing an eventful and an enjoyable trek, we will take our respective vehicle and drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu which will take about seven to nine hours. This drive will begin in the early morning. During the drive, we will be getting scenic views of the Trishuli river valley as we head through south of the hills. Along the way we will see the terraced farmlands and meadows and hopefully a final glimpse of the snow-capped mountains. Once we arrive at Kathmandu, trekkers will be dropped to their respective hotels. Overnight at lodge Included meals ( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
Depart Kathmandu Altitude: 1300 m FINAL DEPARTURE We will take you to the international airport for your convenience. We wish you a happy journey traditionally and culturally of us nepalese and good-bye with a hope to see you again.
All transportation as itinerary
Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking period
during trek three times food and lodge
Trekking crew with authorized trekking guide and porter
TIMS card(Trekker’s information Management System)
Permits for Langtang National Park
Hotels at Kathmandu
Duffel bags during trekking( Virgin Nepal Trek & Expedition Pvt. Ltd)
Nepal entry visa fee, you can get a Nepal visa upon arrival at the Airport.
International Airfare/Airport tax, Kathmandu City tour Sightseeing entry fees.
Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, hot shower, Mineral/ hot water, Desserts.
Travel Insurance (Essential – Should include emergency evacuation coverage while trekking up to 5500+ meters).
Tips for( crew) tour/ trekking staffs and driver
Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the Price Includes section.
Personal expense such as shopping, snacks, bar bills, bottle or boiled water, shower, Wi-Fi, laundry, telephone call, bettery re-charge fee extra porters etc.
Additional costs or delays caused by management out of control like landscape, bad weather condition, in case of itinerary modification with a view to safety concern, illness, change of government policy, political instability raises strike, moment etc.
All flights and visa fee airport charge etc
Sun hat or scarf
Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
Sun protection cream
Basic First Aid Kit
Down vest and/or jacket *
Thick and thin both type of socks
Tissue and Toilet papers
Large plastic bags – to keep items dry inside the trek bag
Travel game i.e. chess, card etc
All Bookings are made 45 days prior, with at least 20% of payment of the Trekking cost with additional full payment & other government charges. This will constitute acceptance by you of these Terms and Conditions. You need to submit a copy of each passport to our office via email or any others way including two photos of passport size for TIMS Card and Trekking Permit Purpose. All payments are required per person as per trip
Arrangements may be cancelled at any time but the cancellation should be communicated to us in writing. Since cancellation incurs administrative costs, we will retain any deposit paid and in addition will apply cancellation charges as follows.
Period before departure within which written cancellation is received, and sum of cancellation charge shown as a percentage of the package price:
Hotel/Trekking guest houses
2 - 15 People