If you are looking for newly opened trekking route, you might want to take Tamang Heritage Trek which was approved for trekking only in the year 2004. Also known as homestay trek in Nepal because of several Tamang villages that provide homestay facility.
Tamang Heritage Trekking route progresses through the remote settlements rough the villages that locate amid the quaint surrounding of Langtang Mountain and Ganesh Mountain. Tamang Heritage trek is easily accessible from Kathmandu. Follow the scenic trekking route through the forest that is rich in biodiversity including ferocious leopard, musk deer, and red panda.
Visit the Buddhist monasteries and cross the Himalayan forest. Get the panoramic views of Kerung, Sanjen, Dorje Lakpa, Lirung, Sringi, Jugal, Ganesh and Manaslu Mountains.
Himalayan Nepal Trek operates Tamang Heritage Trek itinerary as 12-days package. Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi via Trishuli walk through Goljung and Gatlang village to Tatopani. Climb Nagthali- the highest pass for unobstructed views of peaks and mountains and descend through Thuman and Timure to Briddim. Return to Syabrubesi and drive back to Kathmandu. March to May and September to December are best months.
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Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival TIA (1310m) welcome by Himalayan Nepal Trek staff then Transfer to hotel on BB plan.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley, Patan, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath then stay at a hotel on BB plan.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1466m) 5/6 hrs stay at Lodge
Day 04: Trek from Syabrubesi to Gatlang 5/6 hrs stay at Lodge
Day 05: Gatlang to Tatopani (hot spring) 5/6 hrs stay at Lodge
Day 06: Tatopani to Thuman 5/6 hrs stay at lodge
Day 07: Thuman to Timure (1762m) 5/6 hrs stay at Lodge
Day 08: Timure to Briddim (2229m) 5/6 hrs stay at Lodge
Day 09: Briddim to Syabrubesi (1467m) 5/6 hrs stay at lodge
Day 10: Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu 5/6 hrs stay at star label hotel on BB plan
Day 11: Free day in Kathmandu, evening Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant & stay at star label hotel on BB plan.
Day 12: Departure!!!
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m), Transfer in hotel (B.L.D.)
Once you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, you will proceed through custom and visa formalities and then a 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: Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
Early in the morning, 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 the hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1466m)
Leave Kathmandu and head north- west. Drive along Rani Ban (Queen Forest) and pursue the slithering road with views of forested hills, strawberry farms, and mountains. Stop by Trishuli Bazaar for lunch. Follow gravel road to Dhunche. Continue further to Syabrubesi for an overnight stay.
Day 04: Trek from Syabrubesi to Gatlang
Follow the ascending trail for about 4hours and arrive at the top of Rongga Bhanjyang. Enjoy the views of surrounding from the top and descend to the Tamang village of Goljung. Climb the ridge for the views of Ganesh and Langtang Lirung Mountains and descend to Goljung valley and walk through many stones carved walls to Gatlang village that is located at the base of the hill. Parvatikunda Lake is a scenic site nearby Gatlang village.
Day 05: Gatlang to Tatopani (hot spring)
Leave Gatlang early in the morning and take the descending trail to Thangbuchet village that is located near to Chilime village. Enjoy the view of Chilime Hydropower dam. Crossing the bridge, climb the hill and get views of Langtang Mountain Range and Ganesh Mountain Range. Cross Gonggang Village and reach Tatopani, a natural hot spring.
Day 06: Tatopani to Thuman
Cross the forest and arrive at Nagthali hill. Nagthali has been used as a meditation center. Nagthali is the highest pass in the region. Enjoy the views of Langtang, Shishapangma, Sanjen Himal Ranges and Ganesh Mountain from the summit and descend to Tamang village of Thuman.
Day 07: Thuman to Timure (1762m)
Follow the easy trail that stretches through the flat land for an hour. Descend to Timure village. Timure is located in the ancient route that has been used for trade between locals and Tibetans. Visit Rasuwagadi fort that exists nearby fort.
Day 08: Timure to Briddim (2229m)
Cross the rhododendron forest and follow the path located above Bhote Koshi River to reach Lingling. Take the escalating path to Briddim Village. Briddim is the Tamang village. Homestay in Briddim is available.
Day 09: Briddim to Syabrubesi (1467m)
Leaving Briddim, walk along Bhotekoshi River to Valley. Heading north, we will proceed through the rice field. We will descend to Wangal. Moving further, we will reach Syabrubesi in 2hrs.
Day 10: Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu
Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu by covering 117km in 8hrs. It is going to be a long but pleasant ride with plenty of scenic natural views of mountains, hills, forest, terraces, waterfalls and much more.
Day 11: Free day in Kathmandu, evening Farewell dinner
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 12: Departure!!!
After last minute preparation, you will be accompanied to Tribhuvan International Airport 3hours before the scheduled flight. Safe Journey!!!