We traveled with Gopal more than 2 weeks in diffrent parts of Nepal. The itinerary he arranged for us were perfect includes historical sightseeing, virgin nature surfing and lodging Chitwan national parks, trekking in Annapourna region and flight around Everest Mount.
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Helambu is the nearest trekking region from Kathmandu that can be easily accessed from Sundarijal. Himalayan Nepal Trek offers exciting 13-days Helambu Valley trekking itinerary. Get close to the wilderness and get the feel of rustic places and unique culture. Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and traverse the rhododendron forest. Walk along Hydropower to Chisapani which is the best view point for observing Manaslu, Everest, Langtang, Ganesh and other snow-clad mountains. Walk through Kutumsang to Tharepati village and descend to Melamchi Village. Helambu Valley trek route escalates to Tarkegyang which is the largest village in Helambu Valley. Visit the region’s oldest Monastery and descend through Sermathang to Kakani where the trek ends. Exlpore the strawberry farm and drive back to Kathmandu.
Helambu trekking is relatively easy trek near Kathmandu as the trek begins and ends at low altitude. Enter the Shangrila land where you will be surrounded by green valleys and mountains. If you are looking for longer itineraries, you may wish to take Langtang Gosaikunda Helambu trek. Contact us for memorable trekking in Helambu Valley at reasonable price.
13 Days Outline Itinerary for Helambu Valley Trek
Kathmandu Arrival TIA (1310m) welcome by Himalayan Nepal Trek staff then Transfer to hotel on BB plan.
Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley Patan, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath then stay at hotel on BB plan
Kathmandu to Sudarijal (2hrs), Trek to Chisapani (2165m) stay at Lodge
Chisapani to Kutumsang (6hrs) 2470m stay at Lodge
Kutumsang to Magengoth (4hrs) 3420m stay at Lodge
Mangengoth to Thadepati (4hrs) 3690m stay at Lodge
Thadepati to Melamchi Village (4hrs) 2520m stay at Lodge
Melamchi village to Tarkegyang (5hrs) 2600m stay at Lodge
Tarkeghyang to Sermathang (4hrs) 2590m stay at Lodge
Sermathang to Kakani (4hrs) 1998m stay at Lodge
Kakani to walk until Melamchi then drive to Kathmandu stay at hotel on BB plan
Free Day in Kathmandu, evening dinner with Nepali culture restaurant stay at star label hotel on BB plan.
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination
TRIP HIGHLITS: BEST SEASON: Though there is no particular season as all the season are favorable for trekking to Nepal. We would suggest during atom season it would be best to travel between end of September to end of November and during spring beginning of January to April last week. Beside himalayan Nepal trek welcomes you anytime. LODGING: Accommodation is most in hospitality industry; especially during trek, accommodation plays an vital role to make the trip flexible. We Himalayan Nepal Trek being part of Hospitality industry we regard our guest as a part of Family and provide them with comfort. Therefore, we provide star level hotel in Katmandu. We respect the choice of our guest and provide service, which facilitates them. During trek though we cannot find star level hotels our guest will have beautiful lodges with twin sharing bed and also can find attach WC(bathroom) but then lodges will charge extra for it. Lodges will have wooden parketing system for making ambience warm. Overall accommodation to Everest Region trek is comfortable. FOODING: There is quotation “one cannot think well, sleep well, if one has not dined well” that is why Himalayan Nepal Focus on providing guest with best quality food. In kathmandu there can be found verities of food as there are many Chinese and continental restaurants.Beside in Thamail and Durbarmarg guest can enjoy food like Korean cuisine, Thai, Japanese, and Italian and last but not the least Nepali Dal Bhat and it goes same during trek too. OUR CREW: We have more then 150 staffs working together to bound our company we work together to achieve our goal. We have experienced trekking, peak climbing, expedition guides and hardworking porters, assistant guides, cook who works hard for the success of our guest’s destination. EQUIPMENTS: Equipment plays vital role during trek. Without equipment, a successful trek cannot be imagined so we request our guest to carry only need able equipments, which will be carried by our potential porters. Equipments include down jacket, trouser Ti-shirt, boot, knife, walking steak, light sleeping bag, sunglass, gloves, suns cream, warm socks, head light, wind proof jacket etc. we provide our staff with their need able equipments for more information visit http://www.himalayannepaltrek.com/trekking-equipments.html
SAFTEY AND SECURITY: Prevention is better than cure this is most famous quotation and Himalayan Nepal Trek follows it with all heart. Guest is our responsibility and we work hard to fulfill our responsibility.we take first aid kit, oxygen bag and we make emergency rescue helicopter ready in case of an emmergency.we focus on acclimatization days so that we can prevent our guest from altitude sickness. We also provide Gamow bag and satellite phone in case of Need. ECO FRIENDLY: Environment is where we live we care about the place we stay then why not to the place we trek. Himalayan Nepal Trek focused on keeping environment clean we practice the quotation just leave your foot prints behind. We also take part in KEP Kathmandu Environmental Education and suggest our guest to protect our environment and stop global warming. HELPING HAND: Helping Hands are holier then praying lips. Profit orientation is not only our priority we do help the children from different places in Nepal through our profit because education leads to enlightens we help orphans and differently able people to meet their need.We are engaged in volunteering which can be also helpful to people in rural area. NOTE: Days in itinerary are always flexible. The service we provide will be according to guest desire so guest has any query can question us without hesitation. Trekking in Himalayas are always challenging there might be unexpected health problem or natural challenges In such case guest are requested to co-operate their guides.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m), Transfer to hotel
Once you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, you will proceed through custom and visa formalities and then representative from Himalayan Nepal Trek Pvt. Ltd. will receive you. You will be transferred to the luxurious hotel in Kathmandu with Bed and Breakfast plan. You will get briefing regarding your trek package and then enjoy the delicious meal before spending your night in a hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Early in the morning, meet with staffs and get trip briefing from the guide. You will be provided with half day Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour during which you will visit UNESCO enlisted cultural heritage sites of Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath. Drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square and enjoy the views of 55- window palace, Golden Gate, Nyatapol Temple and Pottery Square and return to hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Sudarijal (2hrs), Trek to Chisapani (2165m)
Leaving Kathmandu, follow the road from Chabahil for about two hours to reach Sundarijal. Helambu Valley Trek begins from Sundarijal. Walk through the stone steps from Sundarijal and reach hydroelectric plant. Walk through Shivpuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve and reach the Tamang village of Mulkharka. Cross the forest of rhododendron to arrive at Chisapani.
Day 04: Chisapani to Kutumsang (6hrs) 2470m
Lower down from Chispani and then take the straight path till you reach pasture land. Walk through the settlement at Pati Bhanjyang to Gul Bhanjyang. Following the ascending trail from Gul Bhanjyang, reach to the other pass (2620m) and descend to Kutumsang for overnight stay.
Day 05: Kutumsang to Magengoth (4hrs) 3420m
Leave Kutumsang and head north. Follow the ascending trail to Yurin Danda. Descend from the forested ridge and walk through the eroded path before entering the forest. Exiting from the forest, lower down to Magen Goth for overnight stay.
Day 06: Mangengoth to Thadepati (4hrs) 3690m
Leaving Mangengoth, walk through the sparsely populated land and enter the spruce and rhododendron forest. Reach to the top of ridge and get awe-inspiring views of Makalu Mountain, Langtang Ri Mountain and Gosaikunda Mountain and descend to Thadepati/ Tharepati which is a village of mixed ethnic.
Day 07: Thadepati to Melamchi (4hrs) 2520m
Head east from Thadepati and walk along the local school to the Melamchigaon village. Visit the nearby monastery and enjoy overnight stay at Melamchi Village.
Day 08: Melamchi village to Tarkegyang (5hrs) 2600m
Lower down from Melamchigaon to the Melamchi River. Cross the river and climb to the other side at Tarkegyang. Visit the ancient monastery and have overnight stay at Tarkegyang village.
Day 09: Tarkeghyang to Sermathang (4hrs) 2590m
Leave the largest village in Helambu and follow the easy trail through the meadow. Enter the forest of pine and oak before reaching the Sherpa village of Sermathang. The ridge in Sermathang offers close-up view of Jugal Mountain Range.
Day 10: Sermathang to Kakani (4hrs) 1998m
About 4hrs of trek from Sermathang through series of ups and downs will take us to Kakani. Kakani is famous for the strawberry farm. Pass through pretty tiny villages to Kakani. Enjoy the mountain views and have overnight stay.
Day 11: Kakani to Kathmandu
Drive from Kakani to Kathmandu by chasing the swirling road with never-ending curves and bends. Get transferred to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 12: Free Day in Kathmandu, evening dinner with Nepali culture
You can spend the day on your own. Go for shopping in Thamel or you can also choose any of the day tour packages. Farewell dinner will be served in the evening with typical Nepali culture.
Day 13: Departure!!!
After last minute preparation, you will be accompanied to Tribhuvan International Airport 3hours before the scheduled flight. Safe Journey!!!
Duration: 13 Days Accomodation: Lodge and tent Altitude Height : 3690 M. Seasons : October- November and March- April MayType: Adventure+ classicActivities : Trekking No. of Pax : above 2Maximum Access : 30 kg per porter Starts From : Chisapani Ends at : Melamchi Bazar