Helambu trek is the best short trek designed for the trekkers who seek to explore the cultural villages and desire to sightsee the best view of Himalayas around near to Kathmandu valley. Sited about 72 kilometers northeast of Kathmandu, it extends from north of Taramarang to the tree limit of the Gosaikunda Lake and lower slopes of Jugal Himal. Helambu trek is the best trek for those who seek adventure and steep trekking trail. This fascinating trek offers you with unique natural landscape, Tamang heritage, old and ancient religious shrines and monasteries, pine forest, slow moving rivers and swift mountain streams, rugged rock and snow-capped peaks, grassy downs and meadows strewn with daisies and wild primulas.
Helambu trek starts with an hour’s drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and then the trek ascend following the trekking trail of Langtang region all the way to Tharepati village (3490m). This trek is popular and easy compared to other high elevation trek but the trekking route and steep and sloppy. Commencing this delighted trek will leave you with mesmerizing memories of sightseeing high Himalayas of langtang region.
Day 1: Today early morning short drive from Kathmandu valley (1360m) all the way to Sundarijal and then to Chisapani (2,300m). Chisapani is the cultural village of langtang region. Explore the sightseeing and enjoy the warm welcoming of the inhabitants. Rest overnight.
Day 02: Today we trek from Chisapani ascending all the way to Kutumsang (2,470m). Explore around and rest overnight.
Day 03: Today we trek from Khutumsang all the way to Tharepati (3490m). Rest overnight.
Day 04: Today we trek from Tharepati descending all the way to Tarke Gyang (2620m). Rest overnight.
Day 05: Today we trek from Tarke Ghayang all the way to Sermanthang (2620m). Rest overnight.
Day 06: Rest and acclimatization day at Sermanthang. Explore the natural beauty around and cultural villages. Rest overnight.
Day 07: Today last day of or trek. We trek descending from Sermanthang to Melamche Pul Bazar (846m) and then drive back to Kathmandu. Rest overnight.
For Low and Moderate Altitude Trekking
For Higher Altitude Trekking (Above 4000m)
Peak Climbing & Expedition Equipment