Tamang Heritage and Langtang Trek package offers to explore exclusive Tamang culture and heritage through Langtang Valley.
The Langtang valley offers an abundance of wildlife, rich cultural and historical importance. It is also known as the "valley of glaciers". Picturesque scenery of pine forests, swift mountain streams, rugged rocks, and mountains is bound to be a unique experience. During this trek, you will understand the history of the Tibetan ancestry. Also, you get to know about living, agriculture, and trade. After the massive earthquake in 2015, most of the Langtang valley was destroyed.
But now, they are making a comeback as you can see the warm and gentle smile while welcoming you. You can enjoy colorful rhododendron, birds, and butterflies. The trek starts with a drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi. From there, you will start to trek to Chilime, Nagtahli, Thuman, Buddhism, Lama Hotel, Langtang Village and Kyanjin.
Then, we will come back through Lama Hotel and Syabrubesi to drive back to Kathmandu. Moreover, during the trek, you will explore the Gatlang valley. You will also visit Ghoda Tabela (horse stable) and visit the viewpoint in Tserko Ri. In the morning, after breakfast, you will fly to Kathmandu. You can enjoy the spectacular view of the mountains from the window seat. Upon arrival, at Kathmandu, our guide will assist and you will fly to Pokhara.
This itinerary is a guideline only and we will follow the itinerary as far as possible but due to weather conditions, health conditions, natural disasters and other unfavorable phenomenon your guide might decide to amend or cancel the itinerary for your own safety. Your guide will help you at any time with providing information regarding conditions and safety during the treks.
Welcome To Kathmandu Nepal!
As you arrive, Asian Heritage Treks & Travel representative will welcome you at the Airport with your nameplate. Then, you will immediately be transferred to the hotel. On the way to Hotel, you will pass by the Open cremation Place (Pashupatinath temple), Royal Palace Museum i.e. Narayanhity and Garden Of Dream before you reach Thamel. Your hotel will be in downtown of Touristic Hub. Our representative will facilitate you and discuss your travel itinerary. There will be enough time to stroll through the street of Thamel.
Overnight accommodation in a hotel.
Today you will start trekking as we follow the trail around the valley and ascend to a viewpoint. From the viewpoint, you can witness the beautiful views of the Ganesh Himal, Goljang valley, and the Gosaikunda range. As you descend and walk through the valley of Gatlang, you will pass by a lake and an apple farm. After your arrival in the village of Gatlang, you can have some rest. Later on, we can explore and experience the Tamang culture. Afterwards, descending to Thangbuchet, we reach Chilime village. The village is located next to the Bhotekoshi River. The Chilime Hydropower dam is situated here.
Overnight accommodation in a local lodge.
Following the trail to Nagthali, we leave Chilime. Along the path, we pass by a dense forest and might encounter the Nepal Gray Langur Monkeys. After walking for some time, we reach open grassland with amazing views of the Himalayas. The ranges such as Ganesh Himal, Langtang range and the Sanjen ranges look stunning. After passing this grassland we will reach Nagthali. Nagthali was once used as a popular meditation center for the local monks and priests.
Overnight accommodation in Local Lodge.
We start the day with a descending walk to Thuman for about an hour. Thuman is one of the Tamang villages heavily influenced by Tibetan culture. The people here are friendly and love to sing and dance. Later on, we continue walking through Rhododendron forests, and meadows towards Briddim. It is another Tibetan village influenced by the Tamang community. The trail to Briddhim in springtime is beautiful due to rhododendron blooms. In Buddhism, enjoy the traditional local cuisines and take part in cultural practices.
Overnight Accommodation in a Local Lodge.
Today is a strenuous day as we have to climb about 1000 meters. We start by climbing up towards a steep forest slope to the Langtang River. Continuing our trail, we reach Ghoda Tabela, which means the Horse Stable. After this, the path is slightly gradual and offers the beautiful sight of grazing Yaks in the valley. After ascending for some time, we cross a stream and climb past several water-driven prayer wheels. Langtang is one of the oldest villages along this trekking route. From Langtang, the view of mountain peaks is spectacular.
Overnight accommodation in a local lodge.
Today, our guide shall receive you and then drive you to Patan for sightseeing. In Patan, you will be visiting other heritage like Krishna Temple and Patan Durbar Square. Later on, we visit the Patan Museum, where you can learn more about the history of Patan and the kings. We also visit the Golden Temple and Banglamukhi Temple, a major attraction for both Hindu and Buddhist people.
Then after you will be visiting Bhaktapur where you will be amazed by the architecture. Observe the old wood carved buildings all around Bhaktapur. Explore the surroundings and visit the Nyatapola Temple, the biggest temple in Nepal. Here, you can also take the pottery making class using the traditional methods. You will visit the Pottery Square. You will be taught to design and adorn your pot with beautiful patterns and inscriptions.
Overnight accommodation in Hotel.
|All land transportation by private vehicle.|
|Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included throughout the trek.|
|4 Nights hotel accommodation at 4* hotel Yatri Suites & Spa or Similar in Kathmandu including breakfast.|
|Accommodation throughout the trek in a local lodge.|
|Langtang Permits, TIMS, and other necessary permits.|
|All Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)|
|Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, and accommodation.|
|All government and local taxes.|
|First aid kit.|
|An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed holder trekking guide.|
|Drinks/ Beverage bills not included in the cost|
|Extra costs for upgrading rooms and services at hotels|
|Donation in temples, schools, monasteries, etc.|
|Personal Hiking gear, personal kits|
|Emergency rescue evacuation insurance of any kind|
To enhance your experience in Nepal, we give you the possibility to add one or more extra activities to this travel package. The step of adding these is available in the "Book now" process.
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