Helambu Circuit Trek

TYPOLOGIES

Adventure Trekking

DIFFICULTY

Low

MIN. AGE

5 Years

Trip Introduction

Helambu Circuit trek offers an opportunity for the travellers willing to go through the wilderness with the perfect taste of Himalayas, local culture and traditions, landscape diversity, and amazing flora and faunas. Hike towards the famous Chisapani village crossing numerous waterfalls after short drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal.
The greenery of hills, forests, beautiful waterfall and rivers at the way of Chisapani leads towards the Tamang villages where the scattered houses are surrounded by the terraced farmland and the cows and goats gazing nearby. The cold breeze of Chisapani excites the travellers to take a walk further and explore the villages such as Kutumsang, Tharepati, Tarkeghang rich in culture and lifestyle influenced by Tibetan people. Explore the Buddhist arts, crafts and lifestyle close by. Furthermore, the rivers and forest along the way provides an opportunity to watch the endangered species of animals. This place offers the spectacular view of immense mountains such as- Langtang range, Manaslu range, Ganesh Himal and numerous snow-capped peaks creating the astonishing glory in the atmosphere. The river bridges, bamboo forest, rhododendron woodland pleases the travellers with it's mind blowing beauty.
This is the place with numerous waterfalls, rivers, floras and faunas, and many small villages influenced by Buddhist cultures and lifestyles. The warm welcoming attitude of people at this reason always pleases the visitors. Make a way back to Kathmandu after a drive from Melamchhi Pool. Trek towards the place filled with amazing nature's creations in every aspect and create a memory worth remembering throughout lifetime.

Trip Highlights

  • Helambu Circuit trek is one of the closest trekking trails from Kathmandu valley comprised of the amazing flora, fauna, gorgeous river flow, multiple cultures and the spectacular view of immense mountains.
  • Pass through the mesmerizing place "Chisapani" enjoying the beauty of the colourful forest covered by the wonderful flowers and the chirping of birds and touching the water streams.
  • The stunning views of Himalayas at the north and blooming Rhododendron at the south creates the mind blowing picturesque of the captivating place after crossing the oak and bamboo forest.
  • Get to know the hyolmo culture from close and explore various stupas and monasteries influenced by Tibetan culture. The way towards Helambu runs through the area inhabited by endangered birds and animals.

Remember: Our travel planner can customize the itinerary outline as per your duration of stay, purpose of holiday and your preference. Cost of the package also depends upon level of service; Deluxe, Standard and budget as well as per the group size. You can easily CONTACT US at any time for any queries.

Inclusions:

  • Required numbers of time Airport pick up and drop off as per your flight schedule (international and domestic) and all required transfers in Kathmandu.
  • 3 Night’s accommodation in touristic town of Kathmandu in BB Plan (one can choose budget, standard and deluxe)
  • A day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle (places of interest), highly experienced city tour guide, and all the entrance fees of UNESCO heritage sites.
  • Kathmandu–Sundarijal and Melamchi - Kathmandu transportation (one can choose private vehicle or public sharing as per budget and interest)
  • Standard tea house (lodge) accommodation during the entire trekking as per mentioned in itinerary
  • Three meals per day (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) during the entire trek as per mentioned in itinerary followed by 3 times tea/coffee per day.
  • One can choose the meal from menu there.
  • A duffel bag, Trekking Map and trekking pole
  • Sleeping Bag, Down Jacket, Nepali SIM card (Rental basis, if needed)
  • Langtang National Park Fee
  • TIMS (Trekker’s Information Manual System) permit
  • An experienced government certified local Trekking Guide
  • Required numbers of highly experienced trekking porters (2:1 ratio)
  • Staff’s foods, salary, insurance, accommodation, meals, transportation etc
  • General first Aid Kit
  • A certificate of appreciation (experience certificate) after completing the Trek
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu with cultural program.
  • All government taxes and applicable paperwork

Exclusions:

  • International Airfare
  • Personal Travel Insurance (essential for high altitude trekking)
  • Lunch in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses (bar, laundry, personal shopping, internet usages during the trek, hot shower during the trek, battery charge during the trek etc.)
  • Alcoholic beverage
  • TIPS for Staff

Tour Map

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01 - Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

Just you arrive at the international airport in Kathmandu, our professional team will give a warm welcome and transfer you to your chosen resort/hotel. Accommodation:as per your request. Meal includes: Breakfast. We prefer BB plan for your stay in cities so you can choose varieties of tastes in different restaurants around the city.

Day 02 - Sightseeing around the Kathmandu valley

Before you should begin with your pleasant circuit trek, our guides allow you to view worldwide heritage areas of the capital city.

Day 03 - Short drive to Sundarijal. Then start trekking from Sundarijal to Chisapani (2,215m)

On the first day of your trek, you have to follow a steep climb to Shivapuri from Sundarijal. Once you succeed to reach at the peak top via deep forest, you may descent via rhododendron forests to reach at Chisopani village.

Day 04 - DChisapani to Kutumsang (2470m)

You have to start trekking from Chisapani and pass through Gul and Golphu Bhanjyang to reach at Kutumsang.

Day 05 - Kutumsang to Tharepati (3700m)

You have to start trekking from Chisapani and pass through Gul and Golphu Bhanjyang to reach at Kutumsang.

Day 06 - Tharepati to Tarkeghang (2620m)

Trek for the sixth day begins from Tharepati and involves getting views of many chortens and prayer flags to reach to Tarke Ghyang.

Day 07 - Tarkeghang to Sermathang(2580m)

Our team will go for a walk of 4 to 5 hours to reach to Sermathang by starting from Tarkeghyang.

Day 08 - Sermathang to Melamchhipool (846m)&drive back to Kathmandu

While you go ahead towards Malemchi Pul Bazaar, you will find huge settlements in the respective area, from where you will follow reverse drive to Kathmandu.

Day 09 - Free for personal activities at Kathmandu or Guided tour on request

You will get a spare day or rest day to explore the Kathmandu city and do your personal activities.

Day 10 - Final Departure

We will organize your farewell and depart you to the Tribhuwan International Airport at Kathmandu.