(08 N / 09 D)
Helambu Sherpa Village trekking is a short and wonderful trekking experience designed for trekkers with less time to explore the beauty of nature in Nepal. The spectacular views of the Mt. Dorje Lakhpa, Mt. Gaurishankar, and other such peaks are absolutely breathtaking. The main ethnic groups residing here are Tamang, Sherpa and Brahmins. They follow Tibetan and Nepali culture and conserve the traditions of their village by restricting themselves from allowing technological advancements to touch the villages.
The Helambu Sherpa Village trekking begins at Sundarijal and ends at Melamchi Bazaar, before heading back to Kathmandu. The entire region of Langtang is wonderful and fits perfectly for short as well as long treks in Nepal. The stunning landscapes during sunset and sunrise is breathtaking from Melamchi Gaon, that rests at an altitude of 2,640m above sea level. There is a watershed and a wildlife reserve that you will explore at the beginning of the trek. The Helambu Sherpa Village trekking 9 days tour offers walking on a ridge along a forest that leads to Magen Goth, the vantage point to view the mighty white peaks. Experience a great time at the waterfalls and paddy fields along with the locals, and get to hear stories of their culture and history.
MEET AT KATHMANDU AIRPORT:
We will meet you at the Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer you to your hotel. When you have had time to patch up in and freshen up after your long flight.
During this visit we will help you check your equipment and assist the processing of other necessary items such as National Park Permits etc.
KATHMANDU DRIVE TO SUNDARIJAL (1350M) TREKKING TO CHISOPANI (2140M).
Drive about 1 hour from Kathmandu takes you to trek start point Sundarijal. From Sundarijal the trail ascends up besides the water pipes which supplies Kathmandu drinking water, the trail will go through through the Shivapuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve. The trail continues uphill through the forest to convene the Mulkharka Villages with the inhabitants of Tamanag people.
The trail continues with climbing on the forest of rhododendron and oaks after pass the BorlangBhanjyang trail goes downhill to Chisopani (2140m), The mountain views are excellent from here can see the the views of Annapurna to Everest, overnight at lodge
CHISOPANI TREKKING TO GUL BHANJYANG (2140 M):
The trails runs out of the villages and continues level among pine plantation before arrive PatiBhanjyang a lovely small village. From here the trail goes through small chortens,fields and forest mostly up and down hill before arriving Gul Bhanjyang ( 2140m), overnight in lodge.
GULBHANJYANG TREKKING TO THAREPATI (3597M):
Today to trail steady climb through prickly leaved oak forest with excellent views of the mountains and the Helambu valley, Following a ridge line, the trail continues via lightly populated forest to Magen Goth from where the view of Langtang and Gosaikund peak is stunning, Above Magin Goth the trails climbs steeply through dense pine forest passing severealchortens and ruined huts. when we arrived at Tharepati Rise early for excellent close up views of Gosainkunda and surrounding high mountains. Overnight at lodge.
THAREPATI TREKKING TO MELAMCHI GAON (2640M):
A short, steep descent through mixed fir and rhododendron forest rich with bird life. Crashing waterfalls sound from the rocky gullies below as you approach MelamchiGaon. Overnight in lodge
MELAMCHI GAON TREKKING TO TARKEGHYANG (2560M):
The trail descends steeply to the valley floor, where you can have a well earned dip in the crystal- clear river before completing the short and mild ascent up the other side of the valley. Tarkeghyang boasts an 18th century Gompa with huge brass prayer wheel. Overnight in lodge
TARKEGYANG TREKKING TO SERMATHANG (2621M):
A flat pleasant walk through the beautiful forest takes you to Shermathang This is a an entering Sherpa village and they will be happy to introduce themselves that they are different from the Sherpa of Khumbu(Everest region) In the clear day the villages provide good views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Gosainkunda and Rolwaling even Everest too in a distance. Overnight at lodge
SHERMATHANG TREKKING TO MELAMCHI BAZAAR (828M) AND DRIVE TO KATHMANDU:
Today the trail gradually descends all the way to MelamchiPul Bazaar through meadows and cultivated fields. On the way, you come across several old villages. With the spectacular Mountain View, you will get to interact with local and friendly people. Drive back to Kathmandu by bus or private vehicle; join Nepali cultural dinner in the evening overnight in Kathmandu hotel.
We will take you to the Kathmandu Airport for departure.
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Scenic Nepal Tour (06 D/05 N)- KTM-Chitwan Park / Pokhara
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|Standard||Hotel Thamel / Moonlight / Hotel Harati|
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