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Helambu Trek, Langtang Region

Type

Trekking

Span

9 Days

Accomodation

3 star hotel in Kathmandu and tea house during the trek

Meal Plan

Breakfast in Kathmandu. Full board meals during trek.

Helambu langtang trek at a glance

Being So Close To Kathmandu Valley, Helambu trek is popular trekking area offering some spectacular exposure of Himalayas.
Helambu trek is awe for many who don't want to reach astoundingly high elevation but still enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery. 
Positioning itself in the upper part of Melamchi Khola Valley, Helambu region is inhabited by Sherpas. 
The deep gorges of Bhote Koshi, Langtang Khola, Rhododendron forests & Pine trees will steer you through the Journey. Starting from Kathmandu, Helambu trek can be completed within a span of 5 to 8 days. 

9 Day(s) Detailed Itinerary

Arrival on:Kathmandu, Nepal
Departure from: Kathmandu, Nepal
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu

Activities:

  • TIA to Kathmandu city, pickup
  • Kathmandu hotel check-in
  • Trek preparation & meet-up with guide
  • Collect all trekking permits & registration at one place
  • Local souvenir

Elevation: 1,400 metres 
Meals Provided: Welcome dinner

 

Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour

Activities:

  • Visit UNESCO World heritage site- Boudhanath Pashupatinath, the monkey temple Swayambhunath
  • Explore city streets & traditional crafts such as pottery and weaving.

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 3: Drive To Sundarijal & Walk To Chisapani

Activities:

  • Walk along the stone trails till Chisapani
  • Passy By rhododendron forests
  • Discover Shivapuri National Park

Elevation:2300m
Accommodation: Basic Teahouse
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 4: Chisapani To Kutumsangu

Activities:

  • Cross Meadows & fields
  • Savour Views Of Langtang Range
  • Explore Pathi Bhanjyang and Gul Bhanjyang
  • Walk downhill to Reach Kutumsang

Elevation: 2446m
Accommodation: Basic Teahouse
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 5: Kutumsangu To Thade Pati

Activities:

  • Walkthrough Steep trail along fir & rhododendron forest
  • Witness Magnificent views of Langtang Himalayas from Yurin Danda

Elevation: 3650m
Accommodation: Basic Teahouse
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 6: Thade Pati To Melamchi

Activities:

  • Gradual ascend through beautiful rhododendron, oak trees
  • Promising views of Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar, Langshisa, and Jugal 

Elevation: 846m
Accommodation: Basic Teahouse
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 7: Melamchi To Tarkey Gyang

Activities:

  • Pass through the Sherpa settlements
  • Glittering views of Himalayas
  • Discover ancient Monastery, oldest in the region

Elevation: 2590m
Accommodation: Basic Teahouse
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 8: Tarkey Gyang To Melamchi and drive to Kathmandu

Activities:

  • Walk all the way down to Melamchi Pul Bazar
  • ]Drive Back To Kathmandu

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 9: Final Departure

Activities: 

  • Bid final goodbye to the team
  • Airport Drop off

Meals: Breakfast

 

Inclusion

What's included?
  • A porter and his entire expenses.
  • Airport pickup and drop facility.
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • Breakfast,Lunch and dinner during the trek.
  • Down jackets and sleeping bags (provided upon request).
  • First aid medical kit
  • Fresh seasonal fruits after the dinner (while on the trek).
  • Full day guided city tour in Kathmandu (Day 2) by a private vehicle.
  • Insurance of guide and porter.
  • Kathmandu-Sundarijal and Melamchi-Kathmandu by public bus (Private Vehicle)
  • Licensed, experienced and English speaking trekking guide.
  • One porter for two people.
  • Stay in the city at finest hotel (3 nights twin sharing room at Kathmandu).
  • Trekking permits/TIMS.
  • Upscale Adventures duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner at one of the finest Nepalese Restaurant with traditional ethnic music and dance.
What's not included?
  • Additional meals and drinks
  • Cost for additional trips.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Extra porter charge.
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Meals in the city except for breakfast and other mentioned special dinner.
  • Nepal arrival visa.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Tipping to staffs (as an appreciation).
  • Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue and evacuation
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