OverviewHelambu Trek is famous route in Langtang region. This will bring us through the Langtang National Park. Langtang National Park inhabits a wealth of rare birds, wildlife and unique plants and flowers. Nepal is blessed with diversified culture, tradition, values and norms. Helambu is the home of the hyolmo people and the word Helambu derives from the word Hyolmo who are the local inhabits. One can see the different taste of culture, traditions and mesmerizing views and sceneries. This trek consists of 5 days.
Helambu Trek is not very famous trek as compared to Annapurna and Everest Base Camp trek. So, there are comparatively less trekkers. The Helambu Trekking trail is unspoiled and offers you to explore the virgin beauty of nature. Trek to Helambu also offers you best scenarios of gigantic mountains. This is also good cultural tour that takes you to the rural Himalayas and introduces you to the unique culture and tradition of the Nepalese.
This trek is an ideal package for the trekker who doesn’t have much time to travel Nepal. It can be complete in 5 days. The trek starts from Sundarijal (1,390 m (4,560 ft). It is a small dam and hydroelectric station in the north-east corner of Kathmandu Valley.
HelambuHelambu is a region of highland villages in Nepal, about 80 km from Kathmandu. In Helambu you can have sweet apple. It is famous for Buddhist monasteries. The great hospitality of locals and their friendly behavior with astounding views of natural beauties will make it one of your life time memorable trips.
How hard is Helambu TrekHelambu Trek can be completed by all the peoples of any group age. It is a medium level trek. However, a trekker should be able to walk approximately 6 hours a day and should have stable health. There is no such need of previous trekking experience; even a new trekker can happily complete the trek. However, having previous experience will help you lot.
Best Season for Helambu TrekHelambu Trek can be done in every season. However, spring and autumn are considered as the best trekking season. In this season, sky is clear and one can observe great panorama over clear sky.
Outline ItineraryDay 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m)
Day 02: Kathmandu (1400m) Sightseeing Tour
Day 03: Kathmandu to Chisopani(2150m) via sundarijal
Day 04: Chisapani to Gul-Bhubhanjang(2141m)
Day 05: Gul-Bhanjang to Tharepati(3600m)
Day 06: Tharepati to Melamchigaon(2560m)
Day 07: Melamchigaon to Tarkheghang(2560m)
Day 08: Takheghang to Shermathang 2000m
Day 09: Shermathang to Kathmandu.
Day 10: Farewell