Langtang Tamang Heritage Trekking

Tamang Heritage trekking

Langtang Tamang Heritage Trekking showcases the cultural aspect of Langtang Region. Tamang Heritage Trek is one of the frequently organized cultural trekking packages in Nepal. Of course, Langtang  Tamang  Heritage cultural Trek is an exciting trekking into Himalayas mixing mountain adventure with wonderful Himalayan culture. We can notice that the Langtang Region is as wild as any Tibetan highlands with idyllic rural landscape and the rich cultural heritage of ethnic Nepalese Tamang people. We can access to this region by just a drive for few hours from Kathmandu.

Langtang Tamang Heritage Trekking

is going to be the unique off-the-beaten track trek along the rural and rugged mountains and high passes in Langtang Region. This trek also provides you to explore the magic of natural beauty, ancient monasteries, beautiful forests of rhododendrons and bamboo, majestic waterfalls, many sacred lakes, snowcapped Himalayas, and many more in the region. We begin Tamang Heritage Trek with a day long bus ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi. We then begin our actual trek from Syabrubeshi and following the trail through Syabru, Gatlang, and Tatopani, we continue our trek. Passing through the cultural villages of Thuman and Briddim, we also visit Lama Hotel, Langtang Village and Kyangin Gompa. We return back to Kathmandu after exploring the Langtang region and wonderful Tamang cultural heritages.

We cordially welcome you all for this wonderful cultural trekking package in Nepal. Langtang Tamang Cultural Heritage Trekking for sure is going to be one of the most exciting trekking packages in Nepal. You will have great time exploring the unique and wonderful cultural glimpses of Tamang people during this trip.

Outlined Itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival and Check-in to the Hotel

Day 02:  Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi (1462m) – 8 Hours

Day 04: Trek from Syabrubeshito Gatlang (2200m) – 5 Hours

Day 05: Trek from Gatlang to Tatopani (2607m) – 7 Hours

Day 06: Trek from Tatopani to Thuman (2400m) via Brimdang and Nagthali – 6 Hours

Day 07: Trek from Thuman to Briddim (2345m) – 6 Hours

Day 08: Trek from Briddim to Lama Hotel (2500m)– 6 Hours

Day 09: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3307m)– 7 Hours

Day 10: Trek from Langtang Village to Kyanjin Gompa (3798m) – 4 Hours

Day 11: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel – 5 Hours

Day 12: Trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubeshi – 5 Hours

Day 13: Trek from Syabrubeshi to Kathmandu

Day 14: Final Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival and Check-in to the Hotel

The representatives from World Sight Journeys will welcome you at Tribhuvan International Airport upon your arrival. We then transfer you to the hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 02:  Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour

Today, we spend the whole for the sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley. You will have the full day guided sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley covering the major cultural attractions which have also been cited as The World Heritage Cultural Sites. After having breakfast in the morning, we visit Pashupatinath, which is considered the holiest temple of Lord Shiva.  We then head to Bauddhanath, which is also known as Little Tibet and also is one of the oldest and largest Buddhist Monastery in the world. Following the Bauddhanath Monastery, we visit Swayambhunath, the Monkey Temple, which is equally revered by Hindus and Buddhists.   Swayambhunath is an ancient religious complex atop a hill in the west of Kathmandu. After exploring the Swayambhunath Stupa, we drive to Kathmandu (Basantpur) Durbar Square. If time allows, you can explore the city. Finally, you will have dinner at hotel and stay there overnight.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi (1462m) – 8 Hours

We start our 8 hours long drive to Syabrubeshi from Kathmandu today. On the way, we can witness the scenic foothills and ridgeline splendors to Syabrubeshi passing Dhunche. The beautiful glimpse of Ganesh Himal and terraced green hills along with the lush green forests will allure you during the drive. We check into the hotel upon reaching Syabrubeshi and stay overnight.

Day 04: Trek from Syabrubeshi to Gatlang (2200m) – 5 Hours

We start our journey from Syabrubeshi today. From Syabrubeshi, we head to Gatlang. Gatlang is a Tamang settlement. You can also visit the traditional Goljung village up there. Goljung and Gatlang villages also offer you the cultural highlights making your trip an unforgettable experience. We stay overnight at a local guesthouse.

Day 05: Trek from Gatlang to Tatopani (2607m) – 7 Hours

We head to Tatopani from Gatlang. We will have chance to enjoy the beautiful Langtang Range and Ganesh Himal en route. Eventually, we reach the Tamang village of Tatopaniwhere you can take hot bath in the natural hot springs in the lap of mountains. We stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 06: Trek from Tatopani to Thuman (2400m) via Brimdang and Nagthali – 6 Hours

We are leaving Tatopani today and will be heading for Thuman. Thuman is another cultural village which is famous for its Shamanic performances. Thaman also offers the beautiful views of Langtang. On the way to Thaman, we have to pass through the Brimdang. We also visit the village of Nagthali, is regarded as the popular meditation center for local monks. Nagthali also offers the fantastic views of Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Kerung, and Senjen ranges. We stay overnight at a local guesthouse in Thuman.

Day 07: Trek from Thuman to Briddim (2345m) – 6 Hours

From Thuman, we march ahead to Briddim. Well, Briddim is a Buddhist village with the ancient Tibetan immigrants. Briddim offers the wonderful cultural and traditional scenario to us. We stay overnight at a local guesthouse.

Day 08: Trek from Briddim to Lama Hotel (2500m) – 6 Hours

After having breakfast in the morning, we head towards Lama Hotel from Briddim. It takes approx. six hours to reach Lama Hotel. We check into the loge and stay overnight at Lama Hotel.

Day 09: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3307m) – 7 Hours

Today, we continue along the dense forests and then make a steady climb up through the valley. Leaving the tree line behind us, we walk further overlooking some of the marvelous views of Langtang Lirung. We finally arrive at Langtang village, where we stay overnight at a local guesthouse.

 

Day 10: Trek from Langtang Village to Kyanjin Gompa (3798m) – 4 Hours

Today, it’s going to a shorter walk but it’s adequate for acclimatizing. Today, we will find some very interesting things to explore. You can explore some popular cheese factories in this beautiful valley situated at the lap of Langtang Lirung. We stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 11: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel – 5 Hours

We take our morning time to visit Tserko Ri today where we can enjoy some phenomenal sunrise views. And then, we proceed back to Lama Hotel. It takes almost 4 hours walking downhill to Lama Hotel where we stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 12: Trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubeshi – 5 Hours

Today, we trek down to Syabrubeshi enjoying the easy trek mostly downhill through the lush green vegetation. Today is the final day of our trekking. Upon reaching Syabrubeshi, we check in to the guesthouse and stay there overnight.

Day 13: Trek from Syabrubeshi to Kathmandu

We drive back to Kathmandu today. It takes approx. eight hours to reach Kathmandu via Bus Drive. On reaching Kathmandu, you can take your time for last minute shopping. We celebrate the farewell dinner with our team tonight.

Day 14: Final Departure

Today, you take the returning flight to your hometown. Our representatives will assist you to reach the airport. You return to your home with an unforgettable travel experience in Nepal.