Helambu Trek

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duration 10 days
maximum altitude 3300m
trip difficulty moderate
total cost $1450
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itinerary

  • Our representative will pick you up from the airport after your landing and escort you to the Hotel.
  • You can complete the checking-in procedure and enjoy a night’s rest.
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Included during trek

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Home Stay /Tent /Camping

Maximum Altitude shown

1350m

  • After breakfast, you will be taken for a full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu.
  • Visit major landmarks of Kathmandu like Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, etc which are parts of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu.
  • Last minute shopping for any personal items, missing equipment, gears in the evening.
  • Overnight in Kathmandu.
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  • Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and upon reaching start our trek beside the enormous pipeline and reservoir supplying water to the entire Kathmandu Metropolitan.
  • Climb upwards to the entry check-post and continue towards the large Tamang village of Mulkharka.
  • Continue the climb to reach the pass at Borlang Bhanjyang and trek through the peaceful forest of Rhododendron and Oak to reach Chisapani.
    • Overnight in Chisapani.
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Maximum Altitude shown

1380m to 2140m

  • Start our trek from Chisapani passing through the Pine plantation and down a winding path towards the Brahman and Chhetri Village of Pati Bhanjyang (1770m).
  • Continue the journey by climbing a gentle ascent to a small white Chorten at a Sherpa Village of Thakuni Bhanjyang. Ascent further towards the village of Chipling (2170m) and Lapcha Danda.
  • Pass through the Tamang village of Thotong and walk for about 30 minutes more to reach Gul Bhanjyang.
  • Views of the beautiful Himalaya range become obvious from Gul Bhanjyang.
  • Overnight in Gul Bhanjyang.
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Included during trek

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Home Stay /Tent /Camping

Maximum Altitude shown

2140m

  • Start our trek with absolutely mesmerizing views of the nearby snow-peaks. However, the climb becomes steeper as time goes by.
  • Trek will start with a climb towards the hill of Kutumsang (2450m). From there, drop down to the appealing village of Magin Goth.
  • Join the rugged trail towards Gosain Kunda and after two hours of a steep climb, reach Tharepati Village which offers a spiritual view of the white Buddhist prayer flags and the perfect panoramic shot of the Langtang Mountain.
  • Overnight in  Tharepati.
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Included during trek

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Home Stay /Tent /Camping

Maximum Altitude shown

3597m

  • Our expedition continues east from Tharepati and descends rapidly down the ridge. Continue through the Rhododendron Forest and Chortens.
  • Crossing a long suspension bridge, we reach the outskirts of the Melamchi Gaon. The village was built in 1859 by the Head Lama of Boudhanath stupa and is full of Goat herding, Barley, Corn, and Potato fields and the overall feeling of spirituality.
  • Overnight in Melamchi.
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Maximum Altitude shown

2560m

  • Bid farewell to the Melamchi Village and begin our trek by climbing up a steep ascend admiring the sceneries, wildlife, and the Buddhist Prayer Flags lined up perfectly along the paths.
  • Descend down again and cross the Melamchi River by a long suspension bridge to reach Tarkhe Ghyang.
  • Overnight in Tarkhe Ghyang.
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Included during trek

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Home Stay /Tent /Camping

Maximum Altitude shown

2590m

  • Start the day early with breakfast and trek towards Sermathang.
  • Descend gently from lush alpine forests, serene streams and rivers, and waterfalls. After a while, reach the peaceful Sherpa village in a wide valley at Gyangyul.
  • Continue our expedition from Gyangyul to reach Sermathang where we can visit an important monastery at the top of the village.
  • Overnight in Sermathang.
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Included during trek

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Home Stay /Tent /Camping

Maximum Altitude shown

2610m

  • Our final day of trekking starts with a descent towards the Melamchi Bazaar.
  • Trek through the busy merchant hub of Melamchi Bazaar from where we will take a vehicle for our journey back to the hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Overnight in Kathmandu.
For Meals

Included during trek

For Accommodation

Home Stay /Tent /Camping

Maximum Altitude shown

828m

  • Our representative will pick you up from your hotel (approximately three hours prior to your scheduled flight) for you departure.
For Meals

Included during trek

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Home Stay /Tent /Camping

excludes

  • Personal equipment 
  • Personal Insurance 
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping (Tips) staffs; guides & porter 
  • Bar & Beverage bills

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