HELAMBU TREK

  1. The trek begins from Sundarijal , a Himalayan river-fed water reservoir and climbs onto the Shivapuri ridge offering gorgeous views of Gauri Shanker (7134 m), Lantang Lirung (7246 m) and Ganesh Himal (7405 m). Following a ridge line the trail passes through Kutumsang (2460 m), the first permanently inhabited village of this trek and climbs through rhododendron forests to Tharepati (3597 m), the highest point of the trek. The gompa that we come across at Tarke Ghyang commands excellent views of Dorje Lakpa (6996 m) and Ganja La to the north.

  2. Trip profile:
    Trekking Destination : Helambu
    Length of trip :08 days
    Grade:
    Highest Alt:
    Type of trek:
    Best season: March/November

  3. ITINERARY

  4. Day 01 Drive to Sundarijal and trek to Chisapani (2194 m) 4 hrs
    Day 02 Trek to Kutumsang (2438 m) 7 hrs
    Day 03 Trek to Tharepati (3597 m) 7 hrs
    Day 04 Trek to Tarke Gyang (2743 m) 6 hrs.
    Day 05 Trek to Sermanthang (2664 m) 5 hrs
    Day 06 Trek to Talamarang (960 m) 4 hrs
    Day 07 Trek to Melamchi Pul Bazaar (2775 m) 6 hrs
    Day 08 Drive to Panchkhal by a local bus (1 hr) to Kathmandu (2 hrs).
  5. Service includes during the trip
    • Land transportation
      Food, lodging and other expenses of trekking crew
      Food (3 meals a day ) including desserts
      English speaking trekking guide/porters, Sherpa, cook, kitchen helpers
      National Park Permit fees
      Trekking permit (TIMS CARDS)
  6. Service excludes during the trip:
    • Accommodation in Kathmandu
      Personal equipment and clothing
      Travel/Medical Insurance
      Emergency rescue
      Cold drinks, alcoholic beverages
      Personal expenses