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    Nepal
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    Moderate
  • trekking
    Lodge to Lodge Trek
  • car
    Private Transport+ Public Bus
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    Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
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    Lodge To Lodge
  • group
    Group Size: 1-16 Pax
  • altitude
    3650m.

About Helambu Trek

Helambu trek is the beautiful cultural trekking in Nepal. It is about one week trek from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. Helambu trek is very close to Kathmandu where you can see the rural life of Nepal. This area is under the devolving region even being closer to Kathmandu. Helambu trek is easy trekking in Nepal. This is quite trekking, so you will only a few tourists.

The people from this trekking route are Chhetries, Newars, Tamangs, and sherpas. Mainly the people are practising Hinduism and Buddhism in Helambu.  Hyolmo Buddhism culture is in this area so the name Helambu came from the word Hyolmo. People dress traditionally in Helambu area. Green forest of rhododendron and bamboo, waterfalls, mountain range of Ganesh Himal and Langtang and farming terraces of rice, millet, corn and many more…are most various attractions of Helambu trek. Beside the above mention things, flora, fauna and the birds are nice to see. Some Hindu temple, stupa, prayer wheel, mani walls, prayer flags, and Monasteries make your Helambu trekking more worthy.  

Helambu trekking starts from Sundarijal after driving about an hour from the main city. Sundarijal is one of the drinking water sources for Kathmandu valley and hydropower station.  After ascending about 45 minutes to Mulkharka, starts Shivapuri national park. Crossing some local villages and the forest, you will reach the Chisapani hill. On the way to Chisapani, you will see the very nice view of Kathmandu valley from some angle. Trekking through Gulbhanjyang, Kutumsang, Thadepati, Tarkeghyang, Sermathang and Helambu trek ends to Melamchi Bazar. After spending a night in the teahouse at Melamchi, next day you drive back to Kathmandu by private or public transportation.

Frolic Adventure is one of the reliable and authentic Helambu trekking Organizer Company in Nepal. We commit to providing the best trekking trip to Helambu area for you Nepal trekking with friendly and helpful trekking guides and porters.

Highlights of Helambu Trek

  • Panoramic view of Langtang, Ganesh Himal, and Jugal Himalayan range
  • Sherpa and Hyolmo Culture and lifestyle
  • Buddhist and Hindu monuments, Monasteries, and shrines
  • Farming terraces, Valleys, Waterfall, green hills, and more

Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1350m.)
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing & Preparation for the Trek.
  • Day 03: Drive to Sundarijal & trek to Chisapani (2300m.) Drive 1 hr.,Trek 4 hrs.
  • Day 04: Trek from Chisapani to Kutumsang (2446m.) 7 hrs.
  • Day 05: Trek from Kutumsang to Thadepati (3650m.) 6 hrs.
  • Day 06: Trek from Thadepati to Tarkeghyang (2560m.) 6 hrs.
  • Day 07: Trek from Tarkeghyang to Sermathang (2,610m.) 3-4 hrs.
  • Day 08: Trek from Sermathang to Malemchi Bazaar (870m.) 5 hrs.
  • Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu (3 hrs.) and farewell dinner with Frolic Adventure.
  • Day 10: Departure to the international airport for your final flight.
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

  • Airport picks up and drops by private car/van/bus.
  • 3 nights Accommodation in 2/3 star standard hotel including breakfast as per the above itinerary twin sharing basis.
  • Private car/van/bus for the cultural tour.
  • All the ground transportations during the trip.
  • Your standard meals BLD during the trek with a cup of hot tea/coffee in breakfast
  • All necessary paper works, national park entry permits, TIMS card and monument entrance fees
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for the guide and porter.
  • An arrangement of an emergency helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • Sleeping bag, down jackets, duffle bags, city and trekking route maps – if necessary.
  • Frolic Adventure invites you farewell dinner on last night.
  • All government taxes (Gst) and Stationery expenses.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan international airport  (Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos & 25 USD.
  • Your travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
  • All entry fees for heritage sites.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Sweet things like dessert/chocolate.
  • Hot shower/batteries charge/heater during the trek.
  • International airfare.
  • Tips for the guide, porter & driver. 
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in including section.
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