Helambu lies in northern direction of Kathmandu, is classic Himalayan foothills with plenty of dramatic beauties. It is good route for the people who are unsure about higher trekking up in the Himalayas or have a short time of holidays in Nepal. We pass several mountains views, alpine meadows and Buddhist villages, culture, way of life and loop around Sundarijal or Kiul or Thimbu to get back drive to Kathmandu.
Day 01: arrival and transfer to the hotel
Day 02:sightseeing in Kathmandu city
Day 03:Kathmandu to Chisopani: Take a private bus to Sundarijal for 2 hours driving and start to walk up. You have to cross aside the drinking water project for Kathmandu and Sivapuri national park gate. You have to walk through the Tamang villages and sub tropi
Day 04:Chisopani to Kutumsang; Passing the spread villages of Tamang, Chhetri and Brahmin is very spectacular because of their cultural diversities, landscape and terraced farming fields. We have long way up and descend over the day however it is very impressive
Day 05:Kutumsang to Tharepati, A little bit alpine gleams start from today, a big fir forest, rhododendron forest, pines and several other types of bushes is blanketing the trail. You will see the wide valley in southern side and smiling mountain on the northern
Day 06:Tharepati to Melamchighyang, Tharepati to Milamchighyang (2550m) walking down to the beautiful Helmu village through the big national park forest. You should be shoes off in every lodge whenever you inter into their kitchen and dining room in these area.
Day 07:Melamchighyang to Tarkighyang, Melamchighyang to Tarkigyang (2535m) walking down to the Melamchi river may take 2 hours and passing the Helmu village ( Ethnic Himalayan group) then nice village appears with big Gomba is call Tarkigyang. This village is He
Day 08:Tarkighyang to Sermanthang Tarkighyang to Sermanthang: the way goes easy from here by passing the beautiful gangule village. Today it looks like very comfortable way and interesting through the bush and butane and over night at local lodge.
Day 09:Sermanthang to Kakani, the trail heads down along the rough road across the village . It is always easy descending along the ridge; the mountains are standing in the Northern side and flat valley slipping in eastern and southern side. Today it would be ap
Day 10:Kakani to Melamchipul, after the breakfast the trail descend through the villages, somewhere it is really very steep down track. Tamang ethnic groups are still dominant along the trail, terraced farming field, goats and water buffalo are mostly home petti
Day 11:Melamchipul to KTM drive: Take a private vehicle to get back to Kathmandu for 4 hours driving. The road comes to be joined with the Araniko Highway to Tibet/Jiri in Panchkhal then back to Kathmandu. We arrive normally by the lunch time then afternoon is f