Langtang Helambu Trek is the most perfect trekking option for those adventure seekers who have very limited time at their disposal. Helambu Valley circuit is incredibly famous for its natural beauty and wonderful climate with the super views of the magnificent snow-covered mountains. The Helambu trekking trail leads through two different national parks –Langtang parkland and Shivapuri Park, and that we can see the gorgeous village of Helambu is surrounded by apple orchards. Within the Helambu Valley circuit; the realm covers typical highland Sherpa villages together with beautiful rhododendron forest and pine forest. Helambu trekking lies just to the east of Kathmandu at a maximum elevation of 3510 meters. The Hyolmo people’s traditional decorations in their kitchen and dining are pretty much motivating and their dress-up and verities of knickknack are their own traditional way. Helambu trek is simple and enjoys able trip conducted at the typical altitude of 3500m.
We began our 9 days trip in Kathmandu with a visit to UNESCO world heritage sites and after next, we are going to start heading to the Helambu treks which is able to offer you an unprecedented encounter with local culture and lifestyle of Hyalmo Sherpa and Tamang ethnicity and Highlanders.
Aarohi Holiday provides you the extraordinary trek on the Helambu Valley circuit with wonderful and enjoyable memories
Arrival in Kathmandu (13,45m) at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA). Pick up by our office representative, transfer you to your hotel, evening brief you about your trip, overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu
Today would be the most exhilarating day where you will be introduced to the most pious Hindu and Buddhist religious place that is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage sites and elucidates you to the entire mysticism over its existence Pashupatinath temple, Boudhanath stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Swayambhunath stupa.
Today after breakfast we, make an hour’s drive to Sundari Jal. It lies at the foothill of the Valley and its Our trek start point. Upon arrival at Sundari Jal, we begin our trek to Chisapani, That will take around 5 to 6 hours. As we begin our trek along with a small hydroelectric plant and also take us to Shivpuri national park after we arrive at the first settlement which is called Mulkharka after trekking up a ridge at 1,895m and about 6,00m above Sundari Jal.it is also mostly inhabited by the Tamang people. then we will walk by the ridge and through a dense forest of rhododendron and oaks.while on spring, the forest will be blooming of multiple colored rhododendrons after trekking through the forest we will finally reach to Chisapani. Overnight stay at Chisapani.
After breakfast in Chisapani village, we will start the trek to Kutamsan. today walk consists mostly of uphill ascend. Enroute we will enjoy the mesmerizing view of Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakpa and Langtang Lirung.After a few descend, we will reach Pathi Bhanjang a Chetlri and brahmin village. we further trek to Gul Bhanjyang climbing over landscapes and a ridge to another pass finally, after a few hours of downhill treks, we will reach Kutumsang. Overnight at Kutumsang.
Today, After breakfast we will start our trek towards the north of the Himalaya and this route gives us the Beautiful views of the snowy peaks approaching ahead we will climb above on a steep trail mostly through fir and rhododendron forest. finally, the trail moves to the north to yuri danda which offers the best view of Gosaikunda and Langtang peaks.we will cross the pass at 3,510meter and descend to Magen goth near a pleasing with forest trail and beautiful meadows with mountain views. finally, we will arrive at Tharapati. Overnight at Tharapati
Today the trek will be more interesting as we will see a different culture and lifestyle. This trek is about 5 to 6 hours.we will heading towards the east, off the ridgeline and descending downwards as we will reach the fascinating Melamchi village from Melamchi we will enter into the main area of Helambu region. ain This village, we will get a chance to witness a unique lifestyle and culture of Sherpa people. we can also visit gompa and again trail descends via forests. After that we will cross the Melamchi Khola over the bridge and ascend to Nakote valley finally walking through the old settlement and monasteries, we will reach Tarkeghyang, the main village of the Helambu region. Tarkeghyang is a small Sherpa village. In this village, we will witness 18th-century Gompa which gives a rustic look live Dolpa or mustang villages. this village is also popular for delicious gree apples and beautiful wood-craft. Overnight at Tarkeghyang
Today trek will be quite easy through plain land and there are fewer altitude gains. The route will take us through streams, dense forests, and waterfalls that have a stunning sight. As we trek we will pass via the village of Parachin and the sherpa village of Gangyal.from Gangyul, we will arrive at Sermathang, we can explore a beautiful settlement with quite a few Buddist monasteries from Sermanthang.we can enjoy the extraordinary views of Ganesh Himal, Mt Everest, and Jugal Himal. Overnight at Sermathang.
We spend the rest of the day packing and maybe catching up on some last-minute souvenir shopping.there will be a farewell dinner ( Nepali Food) to celebrate the successful completion of our journey. Overnight in Kathmandu
Your wonderful adventure in Nepal comes to an end today. We wish you all the best. A representative from Aarohi Holiday Pvt Ltd will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight.
1 Meals and drinking in Trek
The meals are included in our package which is taken in lodges. We will get breakfast and dinner at the lodge where we stay overnights. Our guide will choose and stop for lunch in an available place for every day on a trek. We will request you to bring water and use medicine and drink freely or therefore you can also have options of buying purification water bottled or boiled water in every place as well
2 Medicines and first kits
Proper medicines and first aid kits are very essential for trekking. You might get physically hurt at high altitudes is easy due to the terrain and change in atmosphere. Unsuspecting trekker must always be prepared for any adversities that they could face even while walking through easiest trek some of the most essential items anyone must have in their first aid kit are below
And my other that are necessary which are hard to found in a rural area.
3 Trekking Seasons in Nepal
The trekking season in Nepal is generally known best as two seasons after falls and after the winter. Ever best season of trekking in Himalayan consider in the mid of September to mid of December. Each season has its distinct attraction to offers Nepal. Trekking season is classified as below
This season is also considered the best trekking season for trekking in Nepal. Sep, Oct, and Nov are the fall in this trekking season in Nepal. This season offers excellent weather and tantalizing mountain views.
Winter (Dec- Feb)
This season is clear in Nepal. Dec, Jan, and Feb Months are a cold day in Mountain during this season Nepal is usually snowfall in the higher elevations with risks winds and colder temperatures. It will be ideal for trekking in the lower elevation.
During this season different varieties of wildflowers, especially the rhododendrons make the hillside which makes higher altitude trekking more comfortable and interesting. April and May’s months are fall-in this trekking.
Summer ( June- August)
June, July, and August months are the main rainy season. It also involves monsoon with heavy rainfall which makes trekking conditions unfavorable. During this season, it is times are blessed for the keen botanist as the higher valley and meadows blossom with flower and lush vegetation. Desert park of Nepal like mustang Nar-Phu valley and Dolpo region are the best season to do trekking which is summer trekking a great alternative behind the Himalayan rains shadow area.
4 Travel insurances
One of the most popular destinations in the world for the adventure trekking, Climbing and expedition is in Nepal, so most of those areas are located in remote part in the Himalayan
Travel insurances in Nepal is definitely an Important consideration:-It plays the vital role that you need to have travel insurance while doing traveling to Nepal and doing trekking, Climbing, and Expedition or any other adventure in Nepal. There are many types of travel insurance policies and which they all come with an incredible amount of fine print so, we request you need to very clear that what is covered and what is not covered on the travel insurance policy that you are going to buy in case if you need more information about travel insurances, please feel free to contact us.
5 Physical fitness
Physical fitness is an important part of any outdoor activity. It is probably less of an issue at the start than you might think. Trek is about taking your time settling your own pace and enjoying the experience to its fullest basically they are three components of in Nepal trek preparation:- Aerobic, strength, and mental. Aerobic conditioning is important primarily because you will trek in thinner air, up to 40 percent less than at sea label how as with good aerobic conditioning you will be able to better metabolize whatever oxygen is available to you.
Before your arrival in Nepal, you should plan on doing at least one hour of aerobic 3/4 times per week for 1 month. Jogging, hiking, cycling and walking on alley floor to ridgeline ascents with day back are some of the excellent forms of exercise so long as your strengthening ley muscles and building stamina. speed is not the essence confidence stamina and continuity are.
6 personal belongings
We are not answerable for any damage or loss of any luggage or property belonging to you even when shouldered by porters, ponies airport or vehicles. That means your personal possessions luggage is at your risk at the times.
7 how to book your tour/ how to book with us
We request you, before booking any tour with us, please read all the terms and conditions slowly read all the terms and conditions slowly and thoroughly. You might also call us with any questions prior to making any payments. Begin by filling out a booking form and pay the non-refundable deposit. Please fill out the form completely so as not to disrupt the expediency of the process The most important thing to understand that all aspects of the chosen trip, from what’s included and excluded and also to the level of service or even what trip may be right for your level of experience and fitness. Take as much as the time to get all questions answered so that when booking the trip/it is without trepidation.
8 Acute Mountain Sickness
Acute mountain sickness is common at high altitudes and depends on the elevation, the rate of ascent and individual susceptibility. The symptoms tend to be worse at night and include headache, loss of appetite and lethargy, nausea, bread hopelessness, and irritability. An altitude over 3000 meters (9843 Feet) is usually defined as high altitude. Treks are designed to properly acclimatize you to change in high altitude climate and sufficient precautionary measures too are taken to take almost caution. We will also equip our staff with cell phones and satellite phones in the occurrence of any emergency cases. We are always greatly driven to keep the safety and security of our clients as our foremost concern.
9 Flight delays Internal
The major reason for the flight delays and the cancellation is due to the climate conditions and the horal geographical setting of Nepal. The heavy rainfall the fog and unusual al winds cloud results in flight delays or sometimes cancellation airport lucks the instrument landing system for the domestic flights in case of any cancellations or flight delays do occur (highly chances of flight delays from around Kathmandu to Lukla, Everest region) we will also provide service to arrange a helicopter to help you to be on your schedule on the premises of civil aviation rule of Nepal which can state that helicopters can fly if the visibility is 1500m. Therefore the cost ranges from used 350 to 650 according to the number of passengers.
10 Arrival Instructions
Outside the arrivals hall there will be a large group of people, Agents and individuals from many companies please don’t be a hassle by their people. We request you to stop and look carefully for your name Our Aarohi Holiday representative will holding your name and encored you to the car and take you to your hotel in Kathmandu. You will also see Men/taxi drivers offering you to carry luggage at the Airport. So just ignore them and walk out the door with our airport representative and follow these instructions you also have to take care and keep an eye on your luggage and belonging to avoid any complicacies.
11 Visa Entry procedures
For entry into Nepal, the visitors except the Indian nationals must hold passport and valid visa. Visa entry procedure in Nepal can be obtained at the Nepalese embassies or consulates abroad Nepal visa is an important issued at the entry points like Kathmandu international airport upon arrival. We must not pay any visa fee for under 10 years of children. If you’re willing to get Nepal visa required filling form truth passport, Photograph.
Visa on Arrival Tourist Visa
Visa Facility Duration Fee
Single entry 15 days us $ 25
Single entry 30 days us $ 40
Multiple entry 90 days us $ 100
Please, we request you to have a passport valid for at least 6 months from the time of entry and also have cash ready in us dolor for more information to the most up to date list of exceptions for visa on arrival or to obtain the most current visa, Visit the Nepal Department of Immigration Website.
12 Trekking Day
We will have to walk around 6 to 8 hours per day/ 10 to 12 km per day more or less. We will have our breakfast at the tea house and begin our trekking as in the middle of long trekking we will have our lunch at the tea house and after some time we will start the trekking again. However, will end our night will dinner at tea house take rest to have some fun and remaining trek we will start it again tomorrow after breakfast.