Tamang Heritage Trail

Tamang Heritage Trekking is to explore and experience Tamang culture and heritage near Tibetan border through Langtang Valley. The trek is to get untouched cultural practice of Tibetan originated people. The Trekking destination from Kathmandu gives ample opportunity to explore previously restricted area which is recently opened as Tamang Heritage Trail.

Tamang Heritage Trekking centers in Langtang Valley towards Tibetan birder. The Trekking is full of natural scenarios and variety of unspoiled Tibetan culture of Tamang People. Along with these, several lakes, colorful landscape, number of rare flora and fauna bring charm of the trek. Tamang Heritage Trekking provides the Tibetan culture because its low land meets Tibet therefore, pure Tibetan culture can be explored. Tamang Heritage Trekking trail passes through Tamang settlements with numerous exciting opportunities to excurse the area. The unique culture of Tamang people, their costumes and rituals, carvings and architecture in houses and monuments, ancient monasteries and many other elements are there to experience. Tamang people wear colorful clothes and finely carved houses.

Tamang Heritage Trekking area is traditional route of traders. These People are replaced from Tibet after a war between Nepal and Tibet in case of bartering salt and mountain goats. This trekking trail is one of the very popular trekking trails nearest from Kathmandu valley. Tamang settlements as they are Tibetan Buddhists therefore are rich in cultural and religious part of life. Tamang Heritage Trekking is off the main trekking trail to see the way of life of Tamang people of Tibetan ancestry in high altitude.

Itinerary (Option 1)

Day 01: Arrival in Katmandu

Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley

Day 03: Drive from Katmandu to Syabru besi

Day 04: Syabru besi trek to Gatlang (5 hrs)

Day 05: Gatlang trek to Tatopani (6-7 hrs)

Day 06: Tatopani trek to Thuman (6 hrs)

Day 07: Thuman trek to Briddim (6 hrs)

Day 08: Briddim trek to Lamahotel (6 hrs)

Day 09: Lamahotel trek to Langtang (6hrs)

Day 10: Langtang trek to Kanjin (4 hrs)

Day 11: Kanjin rest day and hike to Langsisa Kharka or Glacier langtang–lirung or hike to Cherko ri (4900M)

Day 12: Kanjin trek to Lama Hotel (6 hrs)

Day 13: Lama Hotel trek to Thulosyabru (5-6 hrs)

Day 14: Thulosyabru trek to Dhunche (5 hrs)

Day 15: Dhunche drive to Katmandu (6-7 hrs)

Itinerary (Option 2)

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1467m)

Day 02: Syabrubesi to Gatlang (2238m)

Day 03: Gatlang to Tatopani (2607m)

Day 04: Tatopani to Thuman (2338m)

Day 05: Thuman to Timure (1762m)

Day 06: Timure to Briddim (2229m)

Day 07: Briddim to Syabrubesi (1467m)

Day 08: Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu