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Tamang Heritage Trek Tour

Package Duration
11 Days / 10 Nights
Destination Covered

  • Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu

    Description :

    Arrival in Kathmandu / Welcome from the airport / transfer to hotel and tour briefing.

    Day 2 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley

    Description :

    A full day sightseeing to different historical and cultural sites in the valley.

    Day 3 : Kathmandu - Syabrubesi (1,460 meters) to acclimatise and overnight at a guest house.

    Description :

    Today after breakfast begin the 9 hour drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi by private vehicle, the starting point for the 8 days 7 nights Tamang Heritage Trail.

    Day 4 : Syabrubesi - Goljung (1,960 meters) - Gatlang (2,240 meters) for overnight stay at a community

    Description :

    Today we trek for around 4 hours from Syabrubesi to Goljung (1,960 meters) a Tamang village with ancient monasteries, rest and explore the area. From Goljung, you will trek for another 3 hours to Gatlang, a large Tamang village set high on a hillside among terraced fields / overnight stay.

    Day 5 : Gatlang (2,240 meters) - Tatopani (2,240 meters) for overnight stay at a community lodge

    Description :

    Today the trail is around 6 hours to the village of Tatopani (literally means hot water). The village has one of the biggest and hottest natural hot springs in Nepal, good to heal aches and pains from the trek / overnight stay.

  • Other Benefits (On Arrival)
    Description :
    The trekking area is located about 80 kilometers north of Kathmandu. Trekking along these trails is really touching virgin territory, providing a new experience for trekkers to experiencing the beauty of this mountain region along with the culture of local people. You trek through Tamang villages where life and culture have remained relatively untouched.Trekkers are received openly by the locals, rich in their distinct costumes and they are only too pleased to show you the architecture of their mountain houses and ancient monasteries. It offers you wilderness experience through beautiful landscapes of alpine terrain, flat meadows and rhododendron forests.

    The main inhabitants of the area are descendants of Tibetans from Kerung who intermingled with the Tamang people of the Helambu area. Tamang communities are generally found at higher elevations and many of the people earn their living from cultivation and the extraction of forest products. They are mainly sheep and yak herders but grow some hardy grains and vegetables also. A lot of the trade is carried out over the Tibetan border in Kerung.They also make baskets and mats from mountain bamboo.

    There are some dramatic views of Langtang Lirung (7245m.), Langtang Kerung, Chimse Danda ridge crossed by Ganjala Pass (5122m.), Dorje Lakpa (6989m.), Jugal Himal, Ganesh Himal, Paldor peak, Shringi Himal, Manaslu and the Sanjen Himal ranges.

    The trail starts either from Dhunche or Syabrubesi and passes through Goljung, Gatlang, Thuman, Timure, Briddim, Lama Hotel, the Langtang valley and Kyangjin Gompa. Goljung, Gatlang and Langtang are traditional Tamang villages. The visit to beautiful local Tamang monastery and the holy Parvatikunda Lake at Gatlang only adds the icing to the overall experience.
    Package Excludes :
    • Meals other than breakfast when staying in hotels
    • Personal expenses and bar bills
    • Clients’ travel insurance
    • Tips and gratuities.

  • Package Terms & Conditions :
  • Please note: All the trekking itineraries are flexible and can be revised in order to best meet your requirements i.e. your time, interests etc. Please make contact with us if you have any special requirements or interest.

Contact Detail

Oriental Tours

Contact Person :-

Mr Mr.Inder Koul

Address :- 211 Vardhman Market, Mayur Complex, Mayur Vihar Phase - Iii, 211 Vardhman Market, Mayur Complex, Mayur Vihar Phase - Iii, New Delhi, Delhi - 110096

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