This region is inhabited by Sherpas whom you can include the Helambu in a Langtang Trek either via Gosainkunda or across Ganja La. The language, culture and dress of the Helambu Sherpas are very different from the Solu Khumbu Sherpas. This is the best area of Nepal Himalayas for shorter and easier alpine trekkers to mix up in isolated society.
Langtang Trekking, Helambu TrekkingThe Helambu area has a series of high ridges with a stunning brilliant green valleys, misty rhododendron forests and snowy mountain peaks on the distant horizon, Helambu is another ideal short trek. There are simple tea houses along this route, yet the area remains relatively unspoiled. You will experience the Yolmo culture in high mountain villages, be enchanted by vistas of lonely high mountains, and watch farmers toil in the fields using hand-made tools and teams of water-buffalo. The high villages of melemchigaon and Tarke Ghyang are especially interesting with their old Ghompas and quaint house.
Helambu Trekking Itinerary:
Day 01: Your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport(TIA) and you will be meet our airport representative then transfer to hotel
Day 02: Kathmandu – Sundarijal, drive 1.5 hrs an d trek to Chisapani (2215m), 4 hrs
Day 03: Chisapani – Kutumsang (2470m), 6 hrs
Day 04: Kutumsang – Thadepati (3580m), 5 hrs
Day 05: Thadepati – Tarkeghyang (2740m), 7 hrs
Day 06: Tarkeghayang – Shermanthang (2590m), 5 hrs
Day 07: Shermanthang – Melamchi Bazaar (870m), 6 hrs
Day 08: Melamchi Bazaar – Kathmandu (1315m), 5 hrs
Day 09: Departure