Tamang Heritage Trails

Trip Level
Moderate
Destination
Nepal
Trip Duration
9 Days

Overview

Trekking Highlights:

“A magnificent walk exploring and experiencing local Tamang immense culture Daily views of massive Ganesh and Langtang Himal with scenic landscapes Explore traditional Tamang farm villages enriched with Buddhist culture Walk into lovely woodland covered with tall rhododendron and pine trees Journey on old Trans Himalayan Salt and Caravan Trial of Nepal / Tibet Exciting moments interacting with local villagers of warm hospitality.” 

Trip Profile:  

Trip Mode: On hotels, lodge and Home-Stay basis.

Trek Grade: Moderate with a touch of altitude gain.

People and Culture: Populated by Tamang tribes of Buddhism religions with colorful impressive cultures.

Highest spot: On top Nagthali hill 3,165 m /10,383ft high.

The region of Trekking: Nepal North Central Himalaya within Langtang Region.

Walking Duration: 05 Nights and 06 Days (with drives both ways).

Total Trip: 08 Nights and 09 Days (Arrival to final departure).

Seasons: Nearly all months of the year except monsoon June to August wet seasons, March to May wild-flowers are in blooming time, with clear morning for views and pleasant day for walks, October to December another best months for clear views of mountain scenery, morning  and night times will be cold as per altitude wise.

Introduction:

Tamang Heritage Trail Trekking a wonderful way to enjoy your holidays where walk leads to nearest Himalayan destination around Langtang and close to Ganesh Himal within the home of ancient hill tribe the Tamang people.

Tamang Heritage Trail trekking an ideal country walks with the opportunity to interact with local friendly villagers and observing Tamang great colorful culture intact with Buddhism religions similar to across the border of Tibetans which is at a mere distance on this walking routes.

Beginning with an interesting drive towards the north of Kathmandu valley heading into cooler hills of Langtang Himal at Dhunche the headquarter town of Rasuwa district within the country of Tamang people.

From Dhunche heading to a nice village of Syabrubesi as walks heads ups and downhill with constant views of snow-capped peaks as journey nears around interesting villages of the age-old heritage of Tamang and Langtang inhabitants.

Enjoy your stay within Tamang cultural villages with lovely times rejoicing active traditional farm life enriched with folk songs and merriment as well taking a refreshing bath in natural hot-spring then reaching the highest spot of the walks at Nagthali facing outmost scenery of Ganesh-Manaslu-Langtang Himal range.

After a memorable experience around Tamang Heritage trail where drive leads you back at Kathmandu with grand glorious time on high hills and valley of Langtang Himal with fulfilling moments on Tamang Heritage Trail Trekking.  

Trek Outline Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu trek preparation with an optional tour around world heritage sites.

Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi 1,503 m - 06 hrs.

Day 04: Trek to Gatlang 2,238 m- 05 hrs.

Day 05: Trek to Tatopani 2,607m- 05 hrs.

Day 06: Trek to Nagthali 3,165 m /10,383ft - 05 hrs.

Day 07: Trek to Thuman 2,390 m and drive to Syabrubesi - 05 hrs.

Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel - 06 hrs.

Day 09: Depart Nepal for international flight home-ward bound.


Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

On reaching Kathmandu international airport received by our staff and guide with a warm welcome then transfer to your hotel in the center of Kathmandu city, after getting refreshed in your rooms join for group briefing regarding your stay in Nepal, where guides will provide information about the trek-local lodge-hotels-culture and other necessary information related to this treks.

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu trek preparation with an optional tour around world heritage sites.

In Kathmandu, a free day preparation for Tamang Heritage Trail trekking with optional sightseeing around Kathmandu, as the valley is steeped with many world heritage sites and important monuments and religious-historical sites. 

Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi 1,503 m - 06 hrs.

Morning early morning start after breakfast, for the long and interesting overland journey towards Nepal’s North-West highway reaching warmer areas of Nuwakot at Trisuli Bazaar, as the drive continues to cooler region reaching in Dhunche headquarter town of Rasuwa district, where Langtang National Park starts. Drive continue following farm village on downhill till Syabrubesi village to end the driving journey of the day with a first overnight stop at Syabrubesi village. 

Day 04: Trek to Gatlang 2,238 m- 05 hrs.

First day starts heading due west avoiding motorable road for old trekking trail to reach Gatlang village, walk continues past several spread-out farm areas of Tamang people, and then with gradual climb to reach one of the largest village of the area at Gatlang populated by Tamang tribes, on arrival with warm greeting and traditional hospitality, and then transfer to local home-stay for overnight stop, with time to explore around this interesting villages and interact with locals.

Day 05: Trek to Tatopani 2,607m- 05 hrs. 

Morning begins facing views of Ganesh and Langtang peaks and as far north of Tibetan range of mountains, where slow climb leads past farm villages and into alpine woodlands to reach at Tatopani for overnight stop with time around afternoon to enjoy in its natural hot springs as 'Tatopani’ means hot water, where you can take a short walk to have good refreshing time in the warm pools.

Day 06: Trek to Nagthali 3,165 m /10,383ft - 05 hrs. 

Morning walk leads near around the border of Tibet as walk leads towards Nagthali and Thuman, our route follows north on gradual path and with climb most of the day, but with few short downhill along with views of Ganesh Himal and Langtang Lirung, walk leads into nice cool forested area to reach at Nagthali, a moderate size village for overnight stop.

Day 07: Trek to Thuman 2,390 m and drive to Syabrubesi - 05 hrs.

From Nagthali with pleasant time mixing with local and enjoying the culture of Buddhism religion, as walk leads to climbing on top the highest spot of the walk and journey reaching on top Nagthali a great viewpoint for super scenery of surrounding green hills, valley with white snow-capped peaks of Ganesh-Manaslu and Langtang Himal. After a great moment and with spectacular views downhill walk to reach at another interesting village at Thuman, and then take a short drive back to reach at Syabrubesi village for final overnight stop around Tamang people country within Langtang Himal region.

Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel - 06 hrs.

Morning drive back to Kathmandu on the same interesting highway with exciting time as drive leads through rural farm villages and towns with views of mountains after six hours journey reaching in Kathmandu, then transfer to your respective hotels.

Day 09: Depart Nepal for international flight home-ward bound.

Last day in the country of Himalayan wonders, after an amazing experience and wonderful memories on Tamang Heritage Trail trek with great service of Nepal High-Point Trekking and then depart from the hotel as per your flight time our staff transfers you to Kathmandu international airport for your homeward flight or to next respective countries.

Note:  There are different categories of Hotels in Kathmandu- every hotel rate are  affected by standard and ranking.  We will be happy to arrange your hotel accommodation in Kathmandu as per your interest and budget. Thus, please inform us in advance about the type or category or price range of accommodation that you would like to stay in.


Cost Details

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle.
  • Hotel or Tea Houses accommodation during trekking.
  • All Meals - Breakfast / Lunch and Dinner during trekking.
  • All ground transportation on comfortable private or public vehicles as per the itinerary.
  • A well trained and experienced, English speaking, Government licensed holders trekking guide.
  • Porter services (2 guest = 1 porter) would carry 20 - 25kg.
  • Staff cost - Their insurance, Food and accommodation, salary and insurance.
  • All necessary paper works - Langtang  National park permit and Nepal Government permit ( Trekkers information management system (TIMS) permit.
  • Farewell dinner.
  • Trekking equipment - Sleeping bag and Down Jackets but to be returned after the trekking trip completion.
  • All Government and local taxes.
  • Your personal nature expenses and travel insurance.
  • Drinks, Beverage, Hot shower and heater charge.
  • Meals and hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • TIPS.

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Departure Dates

No fixed departures.