Trip Duration
9 Days
Start/End Point
Maximum Altitude
Trip Difficulty
Easy to Strenuous
Sightseeing & Cultural Tour
Best Season
Oct-Dec & Mar-May
Trip Duration

9 Days

Trip Duration

9 Days

Overview of Helambu Trek

Helambu trek is one of the famous and ideal short treks in Langtang region of Nepal. The Helambu treks is the easiest trek which located close around 72 kilometers northeast of Kathmandu valley. Despite being close to Kathmandu, the Helambu region relatively untouched and unexplored. Helambu trekking is shortest trek but provides incredible trekking experience to you.

Helambu trek is designed for those trekkers who have limited holidays and desire to experience the unique rural lifestyle traditions and culture of peoples, natural beauties along with the marvelous Himalayan vistas of Nepal.

Helambu trekking is the fascinating trek which offers you an incredible chance to witness tranquil landscape, old and ancient religious shrines and monasteries, charming traditional villages, mountain rivers and streams, frozen glaciers and lakes, flora and fauna, meadows, ridges, waterfalls, Rhododendron, and bamboo forest, unique culture, tradition and primitive lifestyle of Sherpa people, breathtaking views of snow-capped mountain such as Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Jugal Himal, Dorge Lakpa, Gaurishanker, Rolwaling, and so on.

Helambu trekking is a round year trekking in Langtang region of Nepal, however the best season we recommend you to trek are spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November). Helambu valley trekking doesn’t require any previous trekking experience as this trek is fit for all age groups especially for family, children’s and aged trekkers.

Helambu Trek Itinerary


What's Included

  • All ground and air transportation throughout the trek.
  • Best available accommodation and full board meals throughout the trek.
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers’ Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • All national park and conservation areas permit fee.
  • Government taxes & office service charge

What's Excluded

  • Meals not quantified in the ‘Meal Inclusions’ in the itinerary’
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa charge.
  • All beverage and others personal expenses.
  • Snacks and other personal expenses
  • Hot shower during the trek.

Route Map

Helambu Trek - Route Map

Helambu Trek - Essential Information

Helambu trekking begins with a scenic drive from Kathamndu to Sundarijal- trek starting point. Then our trek begins gently uphill following a large water pipe coming down from the Sindarijal reservoir and enter to Shivapuri National Park. Then we heads towards the Tamang villages of Mulkharka and Chisapani. Enjoying the magnificent views of Langtang ranges, our trial heads towards beautiful villages of Pathi Bhanjyang, Gul Bhanjyang and reach to Kutumsang. Afterwards our trial continues towards Tharepati which is the highest point on Helambu trekking. Then we passes towards beautiful Rhododendron forest and beautiful traditional village of Melamchi Gaun, Tarke Ghyang, Semarthang and descends to Melamchi Pul Bazaarto end our trek. Then we take a short drive approx. about 3-4 hours via Panchkhal to reach back Kathmandu.

Life Himalaya Trekking specially designed this off-the-beaten Langtang Helambu trekking along with best quality service which are convenience to you. We handles Helambu trekking in Nepal providing experience trekking guides to focus full on your safety and security as well lifetime memorable holidays. We will be flexible with our tailor made itinerary and can adjust many more details as per your requirement, timeframes and budgets.

Required Equipments for the Trip

Different types of equipments are required to fully enjoy your trip in Nepal. The required equipment may depend on the trip type, weather conditions, season and the maximum altitude of the trip.

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