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Tamang Heritage Trekking

The Lang tang valley called "the valley of glaciers". Here, mountains rise shinning towards the sky. The valley offers pine forest, swift mountain streams, rugged rock and snow- capped peaks, grassy downs and meadows strewn with daisies and wild primula.

This is an 8 days trekking and 1-rest day. It is a combine camping and home stay and lodge package. They are in north of Kathmandu. The journey to the trail head (and back to Kathmandu) takes about a whole day.

You will make an interesting trek through Thamang area. They are descendants from Tibet and have hardly seen any tourists. There culture is virtually untouched. There are still bears, leopards, red panda’s and musk deer that however are no danger. In March and April the Rhododendron forests have many different species of trees, birds and butterflies While trekking you can discover the rough history of the Tibetan ancestors. Their descendants are now Buddhists and living on agriculture and trade. They dress colorful and their houses are adorned with beautiful woodcarvings. The views of the Himalayan snow-capped mountains will be unforgettable.

With different culture shows of dancing and music in some village, 10 days (7 nights / 8 days camping / home stay with full board)

Day    Description
Day 1) Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi (1460m)
By jeep or local bus, this will take around 12 hours. Overnight in guesthouse

Day 2) Syaprubeshi to goljung (1960m)
Walking takes around 5 hours overnight camping.

Day 3) Goljung to Gatlang (2240m)
Walk about 4 hours

Day 4) Gatlang to Tatopani (2240m)
The day we have to walk quite long (about 6 hours)

Day 5) Totopani to Nagthali / Thuman (2000m)
Around 6 hours walking. Camping overnight.

Day 6) Thuman to Rasuwagadhi (2240m)
About 7 hours of walking camping.

Day 7) Rasuwagadhi to Briddim (2290m) walking around 6 hours.

Day 8) Rest and exploring day in Briddim.

Day 9) Briddim to Syabrubeshi
Walking around 4 hours.

Day 10) Syaprubeshi to Kathmandu by local bus.

NOTE: If any guest would like to continue to trek into Langtang valley they can walk to Lama Hotel (about 7 hours)

Excluding: soft or hard drinks, tips, personal expenses, donations, hot shower.
Basic information

  • Departure Date: Any time of the year
  • Geography: Countryside/Small town, Forest and Mountain
  • Level of Difficulty: Middle
  • Total days: 10 Days
  • Trekking days: 8 days
  • Maximum climbing day: 1040 meter
  • Maximum descending day: 1390 meter
  • Trek distance: 120 km
  • Highest Altitude: 3100Meter
  • Accommodation: camping and home stay
  • Transport: Jeep