The Government of Nepal has announced an issue for the flight operation to Lukla. Most of the flights to Lukla will commence from Ramechhap until further notice to avoid the heavy traffic congestion in Kathmandu airport. The airport in Ramechhap is located 130km from Kathmandu (approximately 3-4 hours drive).
It Located 72 kilometers north-east of Kathmandu, Langtang Helambu Trekking is one of the closest trekking routes to appreciate cultural and natural beauty. Trekking to this area is a rare chance to appreciate the scenery of mountain peaks, spectacular flora and faunas, woodland rhododendron, local history, and more. Beginning from Sundarijal, the trail crosses the rhododendron forest and several traditional villages where we can rest and learn about their lifestyle and culture. Following the court, we will admire hill-terraced farmland’s greenish natural scenery. See huge snow cones include Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Ganesh Himal, Langshisa Ri, Naya Kanga.Travel through Langtang National Park, we can see many magnificent floras like those of red pandas, musk deer, Himalayan black bear, Himalayan Tahr, Ghoral, Serow, rhesus monkey and local langur. To explore cultural elegance, we may visit several ancient monasteries and gompas built by local Tamang residents.
Beginning our journey, we’ll take a short bus ride from Kathmandu to Sunadraijal. Sunadarijal is a stunning location where you can see water and waterfalls everywhere, as well as the valley’s water supply. Picnic and hangouts are popular here. Instead we will ascend into Chisapani village enjoying the panoramic views of snowy giants. Instead the path reaches the Helambu area with a crystal clear vision of spectacular scenery and mountains, mountain ranges, and even monasteries can be seen. Finally, we’ll travel to Melamchi Pool bazar across hills and then drive back to Kathmandu.
Check out our specific Helumbu Trekking itinerary or just give us an email and we’ll customize an itinerary depending on your needs.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, after clearing immigration and customs, at the arrival gate where you will meet and be guided by our airport representative and drive to the hotel for check-in.
Day 02: Drive to Sundarijal and Hike to Chisapani; 5 hrs trek
Today we beings from journey about 15 km drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal that takes roughly. 35-40 min. From this point we continue our hike towards Chisapani. Sundarijal follows a scenic path to Chisapani, along the unbeatable stone stairs that go up to Chisapani. It’s an enjoyable trip through the rhododendron area. First, we’re heading for Shivapuri National Park entrance, which shows us the first way to Chisapani. And then, for the next few hours, we’ll keep walking along the marked path, before Chisapani. The pathway is well established, and the views of the surrounding area are incredibly amazing, making this hike so famous with domestic travelers also. It requires about 5 hours to get there from Sundarijal to Chisapani. Chisapani is a village of the Sherpa, facing the majestic Langtang and Gaurishankar ranges.
Day 03: Trek to Kutumsang ; 7 hrs trek
After breakfast at the restaurant, we set off on a trek to Kutumsang, our next stop. The path continues with a good meadow-field crossing. Along the way, we will appreciate breathtaking Langtang Mountain views. We proceed until we reach Pathi Bhyanjyang and Gul Bhyanjyang. From here, the path leads to another transfer. And then, another pass downhill trek leads us to Kutumsang.
Day 04: Trek to Thadepati ; 6 hrs trek
We ascend a steep path to Kutumsang after breakfast. The court passes across woodland fir and rhododendron, where there are no established villages. Our trek proceeds to Yurin Danda with Himalayan views. We finally reach Thadepati.
Day 05: Trek to Tarkeghyang; 6 hrs Trek
We headed for Tarkeghyang today. In the early trek walk, the track climbs down to the Melamchi Khola. Then we travel to Tarkeghyang via several Sherpa settlements. We will admire the sight of Himalayan peaks that emerged early in the morning when the sun shines. However, find and visit the village and monastery, one of the region’s oldest and biggest monasteries. The village is more popularly known as Helambu because most residents belong to Helmo caste.
Day 06: Trek to Sermathang; 4 hrs trek
Overall, today is a simple hike than ever. After breakfast, we stroll through the green wood, tiny lakes, picturesque waterfalls. The trail also curves the broad valley and ends between Parachin and Gangyul’s Sherpa village. Then we hit Sermathang, visit the village and its lifestyle. We’ll also see the Buddhist temple at the village’s peak point.
Day 07: Trek to Melamchi Pul Bazaar & then drive back to Kathmandu: 3/4 hrs trek, 2 hrs drive
Today is our last trek day. After breakfast we take the road to Melamchi Bazar, which is around three / four hours walking. Then we’ll grab a Kathmandu ride. Melamchi bazar is mainly settled by Tamang and Sherpa. And then we’ll board Kathmandu’s flight. After a two-hour trip, we arrive at Kathmandu and you’ll be shifted to hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 08: Departure
Our journey to Nepal ends today! Around 3 hours before the scheduled flight our representative will take you to the airport.
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Note: For Bhutan and Tibet tours, if you intend to travel directly to those countries, you will pay the balance sum 20 days before your departure date. We reserve the right to cancel your trip if you cannot pay within our agreed period.
We also consider last-minute reservations. You can book a trip to Nepal 7 days before departure. However, last-minute bookings may not be eligible for Bhutan or Tibet.
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If the Nepal tour is postponed, a minimum of US$ 100.00 is compensated as a cancelation fee, and hence the remaining balance is allocated for the postponed trip.
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But if you have paid more than just the deposit, we would then 20% deduction from the sum and the remainder will be refunded from the initial payment system.
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If your tour is canceled due to unexpected events such as natural disasters, battle or adverse climatic conditions, we will arrange another tour. And that even if your trip isn’t your preference, your money won’t go in waste.
We reserve our right to change prices under various situations. While our actions must be appropriate, just like in situations such as dramatic exchange rate fluctuations, inflation or government acts, we are not liable to answer for our actions.
To attend all of our trips, all our customers should have a full travel insurance policy. Insurance must cover all medical costs, personal injuries, emergency evacuations, travel cancellations, loss of gears and natural calamity, luggage theft or injury and personal belongings.
Flight delays and cancellations are likely to occur frequently in remote areas, especially in the Everest region, jomsom, Dolpo, Simikot and Jumla. Therefore, in case of delays, it is best to bring some extra money to purchase food and lodging. Mountain Hike Nepal won’t be responsible for any extra expenses. Please, prepare accordingly.
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