Overview of Tamang Heritage Trek
Tamang Heritage trek is a newly discovered trekking route in the Langtang region of Nepal. Tamang heritage trek is a fascinating short trek that focuses on the cultural trek through Tamang villages in the Langtang region.
Langtang Tamang Heritage trekking is the combination of indigenous artistry and cultural heritage-based trek, where trekkers enjoy the traditional lifestyles, unique culture, craftsmanship, dresses, traditionally built houses, and breathtaking views of Himalayan vistas.
Tamang heritage treks offer beautiful panoramic views of Mt. Langtang Lirung, Jugal Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Ganesh Himal, Paldor pear, Manaslu, Shringi Himal, and many other mountains ranges.
Highlights of Tamang Heritage Trek
- Breathtaking view of Mt. Langtang Lirung, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, and many Tibetan peaks
- Enjoy Natural hot spring at Tatopani village
- Tibetan Buddhist and Tamang unique culture, tradition and lifestyles
- Land of Snow Leopard- an endangered animal
- Local Home stay in Briddim village and experience the way of life of Tamang people
Tamang Heritage Trek Itinerary
The first day of trip starts with an early drive to our starting point at Syabrubeshi- the gateway to Langtang region trek. The road takes enormous route, climbing high over the ridges to escape the Kathmandu Valley and en-route provides us beautiful mountain scenarios, as well enjoy the rural beauty of Nepal. Once we reach Syabrubeshi, we will go for an excursion nearby villages. Overnight stay at teahouse in Syabrubeshi.
Today our treks begin after having breakfast at teahouse. Our trail leads us passing through the green fields towards the fascinating view point Bahun Danda Pass from where we can witness the lovely traditional village of Gatlang. Then we trek through the different Buddhist monasteries, chortens with written white mantras and mani walls to get into the Goljung valley where we enjoy our lunch. Enjoying the views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung and mighty of peaks we reach to Gatlang village. Gatlang is a picturesque village set on a hillside where houses have wooden and stones shutters with art, colorful Tibetan decorations. Overnight stay at teahouse in Gatlang village.
Today we start our day along with the fantastic breakfast in teahouse. We begins today’s trek with a descent to Thangbuche near Chilime village following the line of stone pyramids named chortnes with written white mantras. Then we visit the Chilime Hydropower and ascend first by crossing the suspension bridge over Chilime Riverto continue ourl ong and exhausting walk towards Tatopani village. After having lunch at Cherka we slowly move upwards towards the Gonggang village. Having outstanding views of the Langtang ranges and Ganesh himal we reach to Tatopani village. Tatopani literally means hot spring and local beliefs that the water has a healing quality that eases away your aches and pains after long walk. Overnight stay at teahouse at Tatopani.
After having breakfast at teahouse our day begins passing through the sense alpine forest as well Tamang settlement of Brimdang. Then after we walk few hours uphill until we reach the Nagthali danda which is the highest pass of this trek at the height of 3,165 m. It is a popular meditation center for the local monks and priests. This place is the spectacular viewpoint from where we can enjoy the panoramic view of Mt. Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Paldor peak and mighty of peaks. After having lunch we descend down to Thuman; another beautiful Tamnag settlement with a traditional houses. Overnight stay at teahouse in Thuman.
After morning breakfast our trek begins walking through the rhododendron forest and meadows. Our trial passes through the Bhote Koshi River and uphill towards Dalphedi village. Then we trek upwards to Timure village which is an ancient trade route to Tibet where we spend our time for lunch. If you want to treks towards the Rasuwagadi its option depend upon your walk. It is a historical reminder of Nepal-Tibet relation that has existed for many centuries. Then our trek continues through different mani walls and descends steeply towards the valley of waterfalls and towards Lingling village. Our walk continues towards the beautiful Tamang village of Briddim. Briddim is a Tibetan influenced Tamang community, ideally located in the lap of Langtang Lirung. At Briddim you will experience the warm cultural hospitality at the homestay. Overnight stay at community home stay in Briddim.
Our day begins with a breakfast at homestay where you can real taste of local Nepalese cuisines. We start our day with a quick sightseeing around the Briddim village. Then our trial slightly descends downhill through pine forest towards the Syabrubeshi village. En-route we can experience the beautiful landscape with paddy and corn fields and breathtaking view of Langtang mountain ranges. Overnight stay at teahouse in Syabrubeshi.
Today is the last day of your trip to Tamang heritage trek in Langtang region. Our day begins with an early morning breakfast and takes a scenic drive towards the capital city Kathmandu. The road takes enormous route about eight hours drive, descends towards the Kathmandu valley. At evening you may visit the famous market of Thamel for the souvenir shopping, and other places of interest. Overnight stay at star rated hotel in Kathmandu.
- 6 breakfast, 7 lunch, and 6 dinners included chosen from the lodge menu. 6 Nights’ twin share accommodation during the trek.
- 2 Night camping tent dinner and breakfast
- All ground and Drive 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.
- 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
Tamang Heritage Trek - Essential Information
Tamang heritage trekking is off the beaten trekking trail which lies in the northern part of Kathmandu and is close to the famous Langtang valley trek.
The Tamang heritage trial offers you a great chance to witness the most beautiful natural scenery, traditional Tamang village terraced green farmlands, dazzling snow-capped peaks, abundant wildlife such as Snow leopard, red panda, lush vegetation, natural hot spring, waterfalls, Tibetan Buddhist and Tamang unique culture, tradition and lifestyles, the way of living life, warm hospitality, local homestay, cuisines, Rhododendron, and pine forest, Buddhist monasteries, moraine glaciers, mountain civilization, flora and faunas, and so on.
This heritage area is connected to Tibet and the trial was used by ancient traders from Tibet bartering for salt and meat with foodstuffs from the south.
This Tamang heritage trek can trek whole round the year; however, the best season to trek in this region are spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November).
Tamang heritage trekking starts with a short and scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi. Then our real trek begins slowly from Goljung valley towards the beautiful village of Gatlang.
Then we ascend towards the beautiful village of Tatopani- a natural hot spring. Then our trail leads further upward to the Nagthali Danda which is a popular meditation center for local monks and priests.
Then we gradually trek down to Thuman. Thuman is one of the popular Tibetan influences in Tamang villages. Then we trek to Timure village which is an ancient trade route to Tibet.
Our walk continues towards the beautiful Tamang village of Briddim. At Briddim you will experience the warm cultural hospitality at the homestay. Then we trek down to Syabrubeshi and take a scenic drive toward the capital city Kathmandu.
Life Himalaya Trekking operates the best package for the Langtang region to all types of trekkers around the world. We handle Langtang heritage treks providing you best quality services and customer satisfaction.
Your trek will be accompanied by well-experienced trekking guides to succeed in your trip along with the lifetime experience and memorable movements. We will be flexible with the itinerary and can adjust many more details as per your requirements, budget, and time frames.
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.View Equipment List
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