Langtang Tamang Heritage Trekking Information
Langtang -Tamang Heritage Trekking Information
Tamang Heritage trekking is an astonishing venture into the core Tamang ( one of the most indigenous People of Nepal) settlements and their culture where alluring mountain peaks heartily welcome us waiting to be captured in our cameras. Actually, Tamang Heritage trekking trail takes us to Langtang National Park and offers an opportunity to experience the deep forest, unique species of flora and faunas, natural waterfalls and creeks, beautiful pasture lands, monasteries, prayer flags, stone inscriptions and friendly Tamang people who are mostly influenced by the Tibetan culture and tradition.
Tamang Heritage trekking is culturally important and it is more significant for some magnificent mountain peaks including Langtang. Lirung and Ganesh Himal. It also takes us to mesmerizing Langtang valley and Kanjing Gumpa which are very popular places in Langtang region trekking for experiencing Tamang people’s culture and witnessing mountain panorama. Tamang Heritage Trekking begins from Syabrubesi and ends at the same place.
Tamang Heritage Trekking Trail Highlights
– Getting into the core Tamang People’s settlement and explore their culture and lifestyle
– Langtang National Park and its flora and fauna
– Deep forest, natural waterfalls, creeks, high pasture lands, prayer flags, holy monasteries, cheese factories etc
– Breathtaking mountain views: Langtang, Lirung, Ganesh Himal and Gosainkunda Range
Tamang Heritage Trekking Difficulty
Tamang Heritage trekking is considered to be a moderate trekking in Langtang region in Nepal. The trail is not steep and slippery. The trail is moderate. Even the beginners can accomplish this task of trekking to Tamang Heritage in Langtang region. No prior trekking or hiking experience is needed for this trekking. However, these skills and experience will benefit you a lot. Those who can walk for 5-6 hours in the mountain can do this trek.
Tamang Heritage Trekking Itinerary
The core Tamang Heritage Trekking Itinerary is 16 Days. This itinerary includes Kathmandu sightseeing tour too. However, this trekking itinerary can be designed according to your time schedule but not less than 7 days. We even can do Tamang Heritage Trekking within 7 days which is excluding Langtang Valley and Kyangji Gumpa. Some people want itinerary excluding these two places and some prefer including Gosainkunda, Langtang valley and Kyanjing Gumpa. So, Tamang Heritage Trekking itinerary depends on your interest and requirement. This itinerary can be customized between 7-14 days to suit your requirement.
The Core Tamang Heritage Trekking Itinerary ( 16days )
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu transfer to the hotel.
Day 2: Local sightseeing in Kathmandu – Overnight in the hotel –
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi ( 10-11 hours) and overnight in the tea house.
Day 4: SyapruBesii trek to Gatlang (5 hrs) and overnight in community lodge.
Day 5: Gatlang trek to Tatopani (6-7 hrs) and overnight in community lodge.
Day 6: Tatopani trek to Thuman (6 hrs) and overnight in community lodge.
Day 7: Thuman trek to Briddim (6 hrs) and overnight in the local home.
Day 8: Briddim trek to Lama hotel (6 hrs) and overnight in teahouse.
Day 9: Lama hotel trek to Langtang (6hrs) and overnight in teahouse.
Day 10: Langtang trek to Kanjin (4 hrs) and overnight in teahouse.
Day 11: Kanjin rest day and hike to Langsisa Kharka or Glacier Langtang –Lirung or hike to Tsherko ri (5000M).
Day 12: Kanjin trek to Lama hotel (6 hours).
Day 13: Lama hotel trek to Thulosyabru (5-6 hours).
Day 14: Thulosyabru trek to Dhunche 5 hours.
Day 15: Dhunche drive to Kathmandu (6-7 hours).
Day 16: Drop to the Airport.
Tamang Heritage Trekking Cost
Tamang Heritage Trekking Cost is found differently quoted in different company websites and by the travel companies. We cannot exactly fix the precise cost of Tamang Heritage Trekking because people are going with different itinerary they want. The lesser the days and the service, the lesser the price and the higher the days and the service, higher the price. So, price differs according to the service you want or the itinerary you want. Nevertheless, Tamang Heritage Cost is between 800$.
Normally, the Tamang Heritage Trekking Cost determiners are:
– The Itinerary
– Service you want
– Guide and Porter
– TIMS and Permit
– Your Personal Expenses
Tamang Heritage Trekking Map
Actually, trekking map, not only the Tamang Heritage Map, is one of the most important things to pack up before heading for trekking. A genuine Trekking map tells us almost everything about the particular trekking trail, accommodation, facilities, climate, elevation, working hour and the like. Trekking map is an alternative to a trekking guide in the mountain. Trekking map of different regions can be purchased at Thamel or you can get one map of a particular trekking trail from the trekking or travel company through which you make your trip. Normally, one trekking map costs 2-8 USD.
Tamang Heritage Trekking Altitude
Tamang Heritage Trekking Altitude varies from 1400- 3870m. Tamang Heritage Trekking begins with a drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. Kathmandu is at 1400m and Kanjing Gumpa is the highest point of Tamang Heritage Trekking which is at 3870m high. Syabrubesi is the beginning point if Tamang Heritage trekking which is at the elevation of 1550. So the Tamang Heritage Trekking Altitude varies from 1400 to 1550 to 3870m. Normally, we climb up 200-400 m each day on average. This trekking trail is a moderate trekking trail in Nepal and even the beginners can do this trek.
Tamang Heritage Trekking Distance
Kathmandu to Syaphrubesi is 139 km distance bus takes minimum 8 hours and Jeep takes 5 hours. Local buses are available in the morning. Kathmandu to Trisuli (570 m) is 70 km and Trisuli to Dhunche (1965 m) is 50 km distance. During the trekking days, we need to walk 6-10 km on average every day climbing 200-400m up. In this way, we divide this total distance into 7-14 days according to the interest of clients.
Tamang Heritage Trekking Transportation
We have only local buses or private jeep to go Syabrubesi from Kathmandu which is the beginning point of the Tamang Heritage Trekking trail. From Kathmandu to Trushi Bazar, we have concrete road and then the country road begins. We will be driving for 8-9 hours to drive 139 km from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi.
We get local buses and jeep in the morning between 6-7.30 from Machhapokhari which is close to New Buspark. Actually, these public or local buses and the jeep are not convenient to travel but we have no option.