You can feel and experience the true remoteness of Nepal in this trek. How the people are living in remote areas, how their life style, culture and tradition really prevail, can be felt while doing this trek. For it’s remoteness, astonishing views and lively cultural traits, it’s becoming more popular among the visitors. It gives you a true sense of trek in the Himalaya. It also gives you an opportunity to see the villages of Tibet in distance. It’s a trek that you do with us which helps us help the poor and needy. Your contribution in helping the poor is greatly valued.
A. Itinerary in Detail ( Days)
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu.
Arrival in Kathmandu. Welcome and receive from the airport and transfer to Hotel. Briefing about the program.
Day 02 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley.
The sightseeing takes you to different historical and cultural sites such as Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swoyambhunath, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar square
Day 03 : Kathmandu – Syabrubesi (1,460 meters) to acclimatise and overnight at a guesthouse.
Today’s activities: 9 hours drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi , the starting point of the 8 days 7 nights exploration of the Tamang Heritage Trail in the region of Lantang, Rasuwa. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 04 : Syabrubesi – Goljung (1,960 meters) – Gatlang (2,240 meters) for overnight stay at a community lodge.
Today’s activities: Begin trekking for about 6 hours from Syabrubesi to Goljung (1,960 meters) a Tamang village with ancient monasteries and beautiful hats, rest and explore the areal. From Goljung, you will trek for another 5 hours to Gatlang, a large Tamang village set high on a hillside among terraced fields for overnight stay. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 05 : Gatlang (2,240 meters) – Tatopani (2,240 meters) for overnight stay at a community lodge.
Today’s activities: Continue your exploration and trek for about 6 hours to the village of Tatopani (literally means hot water). The village has one of the biggest and hottest natural hot springs in Nepal, good to heal aches and pains from the trek. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 06 : Tatopani – Nagthali (3,300 meters) – Thuman (2,000 meters) for your overnight at a homestay.
Today’s activities: Trek for about 6 hours to Nagthali, the high open grassland with amazing views of snow covered Himalayas and the Tibetan range. On top of the hill lies a Buddhist monastery. Continue to trek to Thuman, a Tibetan influenced Tamang village with friendly people who love to sing and dance. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 07 : Thuman – Timure (2,240 meters) – Rasuwagadhi (2,240 meters) – return to Timure for your overnight stay at a community lodge.
Today’s activities: Start trekking for about 7 hours to Timure with an en-route to the old trade route to Tibet. Here it leads to the historical fort at Rasuwagadhi rests in the banks of the river. An old suspension bridge is the linkage between Nepal and Tibet. You will return to Timure for your overnight stay at a community lodge. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 08 : Timure – Briddhim (2,290 meters) for your overnight at a homestay.
Today’s activities: Trek for about 6 hours to Briddim, another Tibetan influence Tamang village. Go on village walks with your host family to see the lifestyle, traditions and customs of the people. The villagers will gather in the evening in their traditional costume, performing cultural songs and dances, as a gesture of welcoming guests to their home. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 09 : Briddhim (2,290 meters) – Syabrubesi (1,460 meters) for your overnight stay at a lodge.
Today’s activities: Trek for about 4 hours to Syabrubesi, the final leg of the Tamang Heritage Trail. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 10 : Syabrubensi – Kathmandu for your overnight at a hotel.
Today’s activities: Return to Kathmandu on a 7 hours drive. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 11 : As per the flight schedule, transfer to airport for final departure.
- Accommodation in Kathmandu and in Pokhara on Bed and Breakfast basis as per the itinerary
- Kathmandu city tour as per the itinerary by private car/van
- All entry fees to monumental zones in Kathmandu city tour
- Langtang Conservation Area Trekking permit
- Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) registration fee
- Land transportation from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi and from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu by private Land cruiser.
- Accommodation in Guest houses/lodges during the trek
- Three meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) a day during the trek
- Qualified and experienced trekking guide and porters services
- Transportation, accommodation, meals, allowance, equipment and insurance for trekking staffs
- All the official paper works and all the applicable government taxes
- Sleeping bag, down jacket and rucksack if required