Helambu trek information
Helambu trek is a less crowded and free from noise in comparison to Annapurna and Everest treks. Helambu trek offers a wide range of cultures and spectacular scenery. We organize Helambu trek in tea houses basic. Helambu trek is an opportunity of getting touch with people of west to east Himalaya and create diverse interest and enthusiasm towards nature. Helambu trekking trail passes through the second largest conserved National Park of Nepal enriched by 1000 species of flora and 150 different species of birds and many wild animals such musk deer, Himalayan black bear, Himalayan Thar, ghoral, monkeys etc.Sherpa villages and Buddhist religion are the main attraction in Helambu trek. Being near and easy access from Kathmnadu, Helambu trek is one of the short and sweet trek. Langtang Lirung (7246m), which dominates the upper valley and is astride the Tibetan border. In springtime it is an ideal place to spot birds and flowers of Nepal.
According to a legend, a lama following a runaway yak discovered the valley, hence the name -Lang (Tibetan name for YAK), Tang (more currently “Dhang” means to follow). There are good opportunities for moderate climbing excursions. Helambu trek is easy and provides the spectacular views of the Langtang (7245m), Ganesh Himal (7405m), Dorje Lhakpa (6990m) and other small mountains of Langtang Himalayan range. The warm and friendly people of Helambu are mostly Buddhists. Helambu is popular among the trekkers for its scenery and favorable climate. Located about 72 kilometers northeast of Kathmandu, One can stay in highland monastery villages and small settlements in pristine forests. Above Helambu is a mountain pass through the lakes of Gosainkunda reaching the valley of Langtang. Gosaikunda lake itself is situated at 4,380 meters. It is sacred to Lord Shiva and every summer there throng thousands of Hindu devotees to take a holy dip into the waters of the holy lake. Nearby are other lakes including Nagkunda, Bhairavkunda, Saraswatikunda and Suryakunda.
Helambu trek passes through a varied landscape ranging from evergreen forests, cascading waterfalls and turbulent streams to sub-alpine grasslands and stark, beautiful mountainsides. One travels through pristine forests to the village of Ghoda Tabela, then the valley opens out into a high, Himalayan river plain full of beautiful camping sites, spectacular peaks and wide glaciers. One can hike to the back of the valley or take numerous optional trips to explore glacier-filled side canyons. The trail from Tharepati plunges 1,000m to a tributary of the Melamchi Khola and above it the aging village of Melamchi-gaon. The gompa set on the to Tarke Ghyang commands excellent views of Dorje Lakpa (6,996m) and Ganja La to the north. The next few days walk is through interesting Melamchi Khola valley to Talamarang and the paddy fields of Melamchi Pul Bazaar. If you need more information about Helambu trek fell free to contact us.
|Day 01 :||Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival our representative welcome you and assists to transfer in hotel evening welcome dinner.|
|Day 02 :||Kathmandu Valley city tours and preparation for upcoming trek.|
|Day 03 :||Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal then trek to Chisapani (2170m).|
|Day 04 :||Trek from Chisopani to Kutumsang (2446m.)|
|Day 05 :||Trek from Kutumsang to Tharepati (3650m.)|
|Day 06 :||Trek from Tharepani to Tarkeghyang (2743m.)|
|Day 07 :||Trek from Tarkeghyang to Shermathang (2621m.)|
|Day 08 :||Trek from Shermathang to Melamchi Pul Bazaar (846m.)|
|Day 09 :||Drive from Melamchi to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.|
|Day 10 :||After this amazing trip we will transfer you to airport for your onward destinatio|
|Airport Transfers - Car/Van/Bus/Jeep.|
|Accommodation on B/B basis in Kathmandu.|
|All entrance Fees of Temple, Monastery, Museum, Durbar Square etc.|
|Arrangements and transportation expenses during Trekking and Tour.|
|Arrangements and expenses for Tour/Trekking Guide/ Porter.|
|Insurance, All Meals and Allowance for all trekking staffs.|
|Arrangements of TIMS(Trekking information management system)Card.|
|Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.|
|Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.|
|Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.|
|Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during the trek.|
|Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.|
|Personal trekking equipments/gears.|
|Tips for guides, porters and driver.|
|All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.|
All the conditions are stated in the itinerary for the travelers who prefer full package program. Clients safety and Security is of vital concern while traveling with Himalayan Yeti travels and tours and we informed that your travel leader / guide has the authority to modify or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is necessary due to the Weather conditions, health conditions, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The travel leader will try to make sure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.
Himalayan Yeti travels and tours hope our given information about this trip will be appropriate for your Nepal travel program. However, if you wish to discuss any aspect of this trip please contact with us by email. If you want to talk with our travel expert about this trip feel free to call us at: 0977 1 4701231 or 0977-9849445284.