Tamang Heritage and Langtang Trekking

Home to the Tamang people, theTamang Heritage Trekis an enriching circuit trek that lies between the Langtang and Ganesh Himal mountain ranges. This trek is unexplored part of Langtang region. This culturally significant trek travel through the charming and culturally rich villages of the Tamang people. With Tibetan influenced traditions, the Tamang people continue to have strong Tibetan influenced customs even today.

The Tamang people are believed to be descendants of Tibetans from Kerung, and you will find Buddhist monasteries and Tibetan stupas, surrounded by panoramic mountain views and terraced valleys. Take a moment to gaze upon the Langtang Lirung, Langtang Kerung, the Ganjala Pass, Dorje Lakpa, and Ganesh Himal mountains. This trek offers a unique opportunity to experience true Himalayan culture and trekking journey all in one. This is a must-do trek for those seeking a more cultural experience in Nepal. A Tamang heritage trail is one of the best treks you should do not only for mountains but also you will have chance to meet locals.

Langtang Tamang Heritage featured in the 52 Places to go in 2017 by The New York Times

43.Langtang Region,Nepal

A crumbled town springs back.

Visitors to this hinterland40 miles north of Kathmandu dwindled following the 2015 avalanche that nearly wiped out Langtang village, the nerve center of the area. In an effort to revive tourism, the travel outfitter Intrepid now offers a spectacular 15-dayTamang Heritage Trail Trekthrough alpine terrain, verdant midlands, rustic villages and monasteries. The newly opened portion of Langtang National Park called theTamang Heritage Trailaffords an opportunity to meet the Tamang people, originally Tibetan horse traders. NYT

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Trip facts

Duration: 14 Day(s)

Trip Grade: Moderate

Trip Cost: USD 865


Maximum Height: 3870M

Style of trek: Lodges and Home-stay

Minimum group size: 1

Trip start from : Kathmandu

Trip end at: Kathmandu

Day 1 :Arrival, Check in Hotel. Evening Welcome Dinner. Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel.

Day 2 :Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu, trek preparation day.

Day 3 :Drive to Syabrubesi (1550m) 9 hours drive.

Day 4 :Trek from Syabru Besi to Gatlang (2200m) 5 hours walk.

Day 5 :Trek from Gatlang to Tatopani (2607m) 6 -7 hours walk.

Day 6 :Trek from Tatopani to Thuman Gaun (2400m) via Brimdang, 6 hour walk.

Day 7 :Trek from Thuman to Briddim (2345) 6 hours walk.

Day 8 :Trek from Briddim to Lamahotel (2470m) 6 hours walk.

Day 9 :Trek from Lama hotel to Langtang village (3430m) 6 - 7 hours walk.

Day 10 :Trek from Langtang village to Kyanjin Gompa (3870m) 3 - 4 hours walk.

Day 11 :Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel (2380m) 4 - 5 hours walk.

Day 12 :Trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi, 5 hour walk.

Day 13 :Drive back to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.

Day 14 :Final departure or requested other trips will be made.

Cost Include(s)

    • Full Board (breakfast, lunch and Dinner) in Trekking
    • Accommodation during trek (local lodge).
    • Government registered English speaking local expert guide, porters.
    • Langtang National park fees.
    • TIMS Card.
    • Accommodation in Kathmandu on twin sharing with breakfast.
    • Guided Tour in city with expert tour guide.
    • Welcome dinner in city
    • Equipment clothing for porter & staffs.
    • Insurance for all staff & porters.
    • Private & local transportation to and from the starting and ending points of the trek (Depends on price quotes)
    • First Aid Kit.
    • Tamang Heritage Trekking Map for Each Member
    • Salary, allowances, expenses & insurance for all staff including porters

Cost Exclude(s)

    • Nepal visa - Multiple Entrée 30 days - USD 40
    • Lunch & dinner during hotel stay in Kathmandu
    • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
    • Tips, any expenses table drinks, snacks while walking
    • Personal insurance, medical evacuation in case of emergency.
    • Service other then mentioned above
    • Expenses incurred due to accidents, landslide, strikes, political unrest, etc...
    • International airfare and airport taxes.
    • Items of a personal nature expenses such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry, mineral water
    • Entrance fees during the sightseeing in city.
Start Date End Date Cost Status
19 September 2017 02 October 2017 USD 795 Available Book
03 October 2017 16 October 2017 USD 795 Available Book
12 October 2017 25 October 2017 USD 795 Available Book
27 October 2017 09 November 2017 USD 795 Available Book
07 November 2017 20 November 2017 USD 795 Available Book
17 November 2017 30 November 2017 USD 795 Available Book
29 November 2017 12 December 2017 USD 795 Available Book
08 December 2017 21 December 2017 USD 795 Available Book

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