Helambu trek is short and easy trek of Nepal and easily access from Kathmandu. The Helambu Trekking is popular trekking among the trekkers for its scenery and favorable climate. Helambu trek offers superb mountain views, picturesque Sherpa settlements, and after all unspoiled culture. This trek is more like cultural trek than mountain and glacier expeditions. Sherpas who live in Helambu are different than those live in the Khumbu region. Since the region has majority of Buddhist religion, trekkers will find numbers of Buddhist monasteries in the villages. Tarkeghyang is another Sherpa village along the way, which bears its own story.
Our trek starts from Kathmandu after driving by bus/car to Sundarijal, which is just 13 km from Kathmandu. We then continue ascend to Chisopani where we spend first night just outside valley. Chisopani offer great view of mountain and landscape. Then we make almost a circle going through Khtumsang, Tharapati, Tarkeghyang, sarmathang and finally to Melamchi pul where we take bus to Kathmandu.
|Total Days||10 Days|
|Ending At||Melamchu River|
|Highest Access Of The Trek:||3500 m|
|Cultural encounter||Tamang, Sherpa, Chettri, Bhramin|
|Trekking Type||Tea house|
|Himalayan Sights||Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Dhorje Lakpa, Gauri Shankar,|
|Most Attraction Of the trek||Close Mountain View, Villages|
|Best Season||Mar - May - Oct to Nov|
|Transportation||Car / Jeep|
|Per Day walking||5 to 7 hours|
|Itnerary Type||Fixed/ Customized|