Helambu is located in Langtang region about 80kms far from the capital city Kathmandu. This village is famous for the sweet apples and a mixture of Nepali and Tibetian cultures. The ethnicity of people that live here are Hyolmo and follow Buddhism. Helambu Valley Trek also offers a beautiful scenery of villages, Buddhist monasteries which are loved by trekkers despite short duration.
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 breath-taking. 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.
Helambu Trek Highlights
Helambu Valley Trek is an 8 day long Nepal trekking which starts from Sundarijal, a small dam and hydroelectric station. 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 breath-taking 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. Experience a great time at the waterfalls and paddy fields along with the locals, and get to hear stories of their culture and history.
The Langtang Helambu trek trail starts at Sundarijal and goes past Chisopani,Hyolmo, Kutumsang, Magin Goth, Tharepati, Malemchigaun, Nakote and Hyolmo, Tarke Gyang. After reaching Tarke, the trekkers have two routes to continue their journey. One option to continue is the footpath via Sermathang and another is a bus route via Kiul Takpa Kharka. Both the routes eventually meet up at Melamchi, which is our final destination for the trek at 3650m. Helambu Village Trekking can also completed in as little as 5-6days as per time availability.
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