Tamang Heritage trekking is newly opened cultural heritage trail located north of Kathmandu. Trekking is through Tibetan cultures influence Tamanag villages. Aria is virtually untouched and hard to see any tourist.
Tamang Heritage trail is sacred Tibetan cultural region inside Langtang National park. It was unexplored part of Langtang before. Newly developed off the beaten track, which is a highlight of ancient lifestyle combining picturesque scenery including Manaslu Massif, Ganesh Himal, Langtang range and Jugal HImal. This trek is also suitable to learn about sacred Tibetan culture into wild terrains. The cultures and lifestyle of peoples from Tamang heritage region is similar to Tibetan since they came originally from Kerung Tibet. They latter change their cast in to Tamang of Nepalese cast for staying forever in Nepal. Our stay during this trekking is in local houses with local families. Simple home stay style tea houses have managed by local peoples in their own home. Trekking start from Shyaprubesi after 9 hours driving from Kathmandu. We leave the main trekking trail of Langtang valley and follow trail to Gatlang village. Trek via Tatopani village, where can enjoy bathing at natural hot spring. Trek again ends at Syaprubesi via main villages Thuman and Briddim. If hiring a 4 wheel jeep from Kathmandu can reach directly at Gatlang.
Tamang Heritage Trekking can combining with Langtang valley trekking with Kyanging Gumpa. Both areas are with local tea houses as accommodation. Hygiene foods are provided from local home stay at tamang heritage trails and foods are from local tea houses in rest of langtang region. Both areas are combining of Buddhist cultures similar to Tibet. Nepal Highland Treks can customize trekking itinerary as per client’s interest. If you are looking for adventure trekking in langtang region, you can choose Ganjala Passs trekking or Langtang valley and Gosaikunda trekking which involve high pass (4,600 miters Lauribina Yak pass). Langtang have the famous and easy climbing peak to Yala Peak (5,732m)
Day 01:Arrival at TIA airport of Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel and Overnight 1350m
Day 02:Day in Kathmandu. Sightseeing and trip preparation. Overnight at hotel
Day 03:Drive Kathmandu to Syaprubensi (7/8 Hours - 1450m) Overnight at local tea house
Day 04:Trek Syaprubesi to Gatlang (2,300m - 5/6 Hours) Overnight at community home stay
Day 05:Trek Gatlang to Tatopani (2600m/ 6/7 Hours) Overnight at community home stay
Day 06:Trek Tatopani to Thuman (2400m - 6/7 Hours) Overnight at community home stay
Day 07:Trek Thuman to Briddim (2,345m - 6/7 hours) Overnight at community home stay
Day 08:Trek Bridim to Syaprubesi (4 Hours) Overnight at tea house
Day 09:Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel (7/8 Hours - 1350m)
Our cost is based on 2 pax a group. If you are more than 2 pax, your cost will reduce and if you are only one pax cost increase. In our cost, we are providing you private Jeep driving both way of Kathmandu Syaprubensi. If you choose to drive with local bus, cost also decrease. Driving with local bus is not comfortable.
Day 1Arrival at TIA airport of Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel and Overnight 1350m Representative from Nepal Highland Treks will receive you from airport and transfer to the hotel. Meet, greet and introduction program at Hotel. If we get time, we can discuss about the trip and your trekking equipment.
Day 2Day in Kathmandu. Sightseeing and trip preparation. Overnight at hotel After your breakfast, our tour guide will lead you to sightseeing in major three UNESCO heritage sites. Pashupatinath temple (A biggest hindu temple) Bauddhanath Stupa (Biggest Buddhist Stupa) and Bhaktapur Durbar Squire (Old king palace). Later cost back to hotel and final preparation of your trekking. introduce with your guide and supporter
Day 3Drive Kathmandu to Syaprubensi (7/8 Hours - 1450m) Overnight at local tea house Take early breakfast in your hotel. Start driving from Kathmandu to Syaprubensi. It is only 117 kilometer but long driving because of mountain road through local villages. It is also one of the scenic drives. Stop on the way at scenic place and for Lunch. Reach at Syaprubensi at around 2pm. Check in your room and have hot tea.
Day 4Trek Syaprubesi to Gatlang (2,300m - 5/6 Hours) Overnight at community home stayStart trek after breakffast in Shyaprubesi. After an hour and half of ascent, we reach the view point from where we can see the fantastic view of Ganesh Himal, Gosaikunda range and the Goljang valley. Now we head down to Goljang valley for lunch which is an hour walking down hill from the view point. Reach at Gatlang the beautiful Tamang village is another 3 hrs walk from Goljang.
Day 5Trek Gatlang to Tatopani (2600m/ 6/7 Hours) Overnight at community home stayWe begin today's trek with a descent to Thangbuche and soak-in magnificent views of the Ganesh Himal and Langtang Ranges along the way. Next, pass by the Chilime Hydropower dam and ascend until Tatopani. The name Tatopani literally means 'hot water' in Nepali owing to the natural hot springs there.
Day 6Trek Tatopani to Thuman (2400m - 6/7 Hours) Overnight at community home stayThe trail ascends to Nagthali Danda (3300m) the high open grassland with amazing views of snow covered Himalayas. Stop for lunch at Brimdang village. After lunch the trek continues ascending to Nagthali Danda. One can enjoy the view and spend some time at the top accompanied by tea prepared by the care taker of the Gompa. Trek continues down to Thuman.
Day 7Trek Thuman to Briddim (2,345m - 6/7 hours) Overnight at community home stayTrek to Briddim via Lingling. Briddim is a Tibetan Buddhist village, ideally located on the lap of the Langtang Himal. Here, we visit the Dukchu Gomba monastery. Bridim looks a Tibetan village since most of the houses are built by stones and are inhabited mostly by people of Tibetan origin.
Day 8Trek Bridim to Syaprubesi (4 Hours) Overnight at tea house Very short trekking. After breakfast, the trek descends down to Syabrubesi which is just 4hrs walk from Briddim. Lunch and rest of the day is free. Or start early trekking from Bridim and reah at Syapru. You can drive with jeep back to Kathmandu. Reach night time in Kathmandu.
Day 9Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel (7/8 Hours - 1350m)Start driving to Kathmandu. The same way driving back till Kathmandu is about eight hours. When we reach at Dhunche, we get up for final checking out our Langtang permit and TIMS. We also stop on the way for Lunch. Reach at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel. Meet official representative from Nepal Highland and give trekking feedback
Day 10Departure Till your departure time, you are free. We drop you to International airport for your final departure. You have to reach International airport normally before 3 hours from your departure time