Tamang Heritage Trail
Tamang Heritage Trail

Trip Facts

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate to Strenuous
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Drive in - Drive Out
  • Food: Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner (BLD)
  • Accommodation: Tea House
  • Group Size: 1 to 25
  • Max Elevation: 3,100m
  • Seasons: Jan - Dec

About Tamang Heritage Trail

Tamang Heritage Trail Overview

Tamang Heritage Trail will give you the best introduction about trekking in Nepal across a few beautiful sceneries countrywide in combination with rich Tamang culture. According to geography, Tamang Heritage Trail lies at the northern area of the Kathmandu Valley and hence, it is the most accessible region to perform trek in Nepal. The trek lets you to view a few beautiful sceneries consisting of thick forests, terraced green farmlands, and high mountain peaks belonging to the Langtang Himalayan region close to the border of Tibet. Moreover, bonus feature of the trek is that it allows you to trek via Tamang villages.

Several years ago, there was a fight between Nepal and Tibet for salt, while Langtang Region is one of the biggest areas, where the war had taken place and because of this, the trail is the third most popular across the country. This area has close connection with Tibet, while traders use the trails of this region to barter in salt and changra (meat) of mountain goats, along with various foodstuffs from south region. Because of this, most of the people of this region are Tibetans of Kerung area in Tibet, located at the border of both countries, while settled in Nepal. Traditions and cultures followed by these people are more or similar to the people of Tibet staying at the border of two countries.

Tibetan culture, traditional architecture, festivals, costumes, Tamang rituals and local Syabru dances make the culture of these people unique. Along with this, you will find a point named Golijung Pass, from where you will enjoy awe-inspiring views of both Kerung and Langtang.

Highlights of Tamang Heritage Trail

Highlights of Tamang Heritage Trail 

  • Views and knowledge about highly influencing hill tribes of Nepal-Tibet areas and enjoy a cultural trek in the nearby area.
  • Luxuriate in the Tatopani’s hot spring waters
  • Enjoy at local homestay in Briddim and gain knowledge about Tamang people as well as their lifestyle
  • Get spectacular views of Langtang Himalayas, Ganesh Himal and Gosaikunda Mountain Range.

Itinerary

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                                What's included

                                • Airports pick up and Drop by private car/van/bus.
                                • 3 night’s deluxe accommodation in Kathmandu –The Address Kathmandu Hotel or Gaju suite (on the arrival day and after the trekking).
                                • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle.
                                • Kathmandu sightseeing entrance fees
                                • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
                                • All necessary paper works and conservation entry permits.
                                • Ground transportation from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi and Syabru Bensi to Kathmandu by drive.
                                • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
                                • Langtang National Park permits and TIMS permit for trekking.
                                • An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
                                • Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
                                • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel
                                • Insurance company.
                                • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
                                • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance show
                                • All our government taxes, vat, official expenses & service charges

                                What's not included

                                • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos.
                                • Your Travel insurance.
                                • Food while you are in Kathmandu
                                • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
                                • Tips for the guide and porter.

                                Departures & Dates

                                Start DateEnd DateStatusPrice  
                                10 Dec, 202025 Dec, 2020GuaranteedUS$1200
                                25 Dec, 202009 Jan, 2021GuaranteedUS$1200