Helambu Trekking

Helambhu TrekkingHelambu trekking via Sherpa villages north of Kathmandu valley there are natural escape. Low elevation of this trekking area its make exciting eight days loop. Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal the trail to Helambu climbs on Shivapuri ridge from wide views of the central Himalaya. Following the trekking top north of Tharepati before turning east down to Melemchi Gaon and Tarkegyang the typical villages of this area. Visit Shermathang after Tarkeghyang before downward to Melamchi river to end trek and drive from Melamchi Bazaar back to Kathmandu. Moderate trek between altitudes of 1370 to 3510m. hotel, lodge Comfortable run by local people. Valley offers pine forest, swift mountain stream, rugged rock and snow capped peaks, green downs and meadow scattered with daisies and wild primal. A variety of sights including Buddhist monasteries, cheese factory, yaks, glaciers and Himalaya scenery make trek an exciting. This Trek offers the experience of being in typical Sherpa village and many old monastery golden chance to learn about life in villages.


Helambu valley well-known for its picturesque magnificence and enjoyable atmosphere. Trekking continue to Kutumsang, Tharepati, Tarkegyang, Sermanthang and finally arrive in Melamchi Bazaar and next day drive back to Kathmandu. Cross throughout wide-ranging scenery ranging from evergreen jungle, cascade waterfalls and tumultuous stream pretty Langtang Himalaya range especially from Chisapani and Tharepati. Moderately effortless one due to the information that the elevation is inferior between 800 meters to 3600 meters contribution less climb as well as warmer temperature. Trekking starting from Sundarijal one and half hour drive from Kathmandu, we hike up to the directly up hill and move down roughly 30 minute then you reach in Chisapani where we expend first night just exterior of Kathmandu valley, impressive peaks scenery and wide mountain range. It is very gorgeous and beautiful village. Most significant advantage of this trek is the area is fewer packed and free from noise in similarity others parts of trekking region in Nepal. Furthermore on this trek offer an extensive Himalayan range, local society as well as stunning scenery. This is most beautiful place to see from there panoramic views of Langtang range with Ganesh Himal and Manaslu.

8 days Helambu trekking itinerary

Day 01 Drive continue to Sundarijal from kathmandu by local bus one and half hours, car, van 40 minute drive and same day trek continue to Chisapani (2215m.) via Mulkharka it takes 6-7 hours walk in total

Day 02 Trek to Gul Bhanjyang (2130m.) it takes 6 hours walk from Pati Bhanjyang, Thankune Bhanjyang, Chipling and you arrive in Gul Bhanjyang. Walking between local village, farmer field and actually see culturally life style. 

Day 03 Trek to Mangengoth (3220m.) 5-6 hours walk. Crossing from Kutumsang and path almost between forest all the way to up and finally you arrive in Mangengoth. Beautiful place, quite area which is another memory for your holiday in Nepal.

Day 04 Trek to Tharepati (3510m.) it takes 4-5 hours walk. Actually trail today among jungle watch birds, lessening music from them during your walking up and you arrive in Tharepati it is on the top of hill where you can see mountain view in the evening and morning.

Day 05 Trek to Tarkeghyang (2740m.) it takes 6-7 hours walk. Beginning trail is steep down until Melamche Gau rest here for eat or drink and still steep down until Nakote Gau rest here for a while and half an hours climb up finally you arrive in Tarkeghyang.

Day 06 Trek to Sermanthang (2590m.) it takes 5-6 hours walk via Gangjawal visit monastery here stop here eat or drink and trip continue finally arrive in Sermanthang. Nice and different trail than other few days.

Day 07 Trek to Melamche Bazar (870m.) it takes 6 hours walk from Nigale Bhanjyang, Kakani village, Pokhari Bhanjyang this day you walk mixed communities different life style than mountain area. Melamche Bazar is market area for local people from countryside where they buy necessary things like cloth for example.  

Day 08 Drive back to Kathmandu by local bus 6-8 it depend of traffic on the way and car, van, lancruiser 5 hrs driver. Driving road via Panch Khal, Dhulikhel, Panauti, Bhaktapur finally you arrive in Kathmandu.