Tamang Heritage Trek

Price $899

USD 799

Trip Duration

09 Days

Trip Grade


Highest Altitude

4,379 M


Tea house/Hotel/Lodge


Private Vechicle and Tourist Bus

Group Size

minimum 2 person

Best Season

All season

Tamang Heritage Trek Brief Insight

Tamang Heritage Trek is an attractive trek into the Himalayas that offers travelers an appearance into the every-day lives of the Tamang people. They are the Nepalese mountain dwellers of the Langtang region. This a cultural trek amid green valleys and snow-capped mountains. You can learn about one of Nepal’s Tibetan-influenced hill tribes, and directly contribute to their rural economy in this journey.

This heritage trek is a newly discovered trail in Nepal. The trail follows a cultural walk through vibrant Tamang villages in Langtang with beautiful panoramic views of the Ganesh Himal and Langtang range. They lie in the northern part of Kathmandu near Langtang National Park. This trekking is probably the perfect way of enjoying your life with awesome memories.

The lush mid-hill villages of Nepal and the unique culture of the inhabitants who live here are shown in this Heritage trek with towering peaks, generous forests, hanging bridges and random snow leopard sightings in the epic background. You can also luxuriate in the hot spring waters at Tatopani.

The trek starts with a drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi and commences trekking into the mountainous region. You will be rewarded with outstanding views of this Himalayas and green hills along the journey. Take the opportunity to get knowledge about the culture and traditions of the Tamangs who reside in close vicinity to the mighty Langtang.

Along the trek, you will be able to discover a gripping Tibetan history and the control of Tibetan culture in this region. The residents are mainly Buddhists.  You can be apprised of the trading routes of Tibet-Nepal from where the two countries import and export goods. People living in this region grow some hardy grains and vegetables. Agriculture, raising livestock and trade are the main economic activities of the local people.

People in this region wear attractive colorful costumes. Their houses are decorated with fabulous woodcarvings. Also, you can experience the famous Tamang Hospitality at Birddim. After this, we head towards the narrow valley of Kyanjing Gompa at 3,900m down the Langtang Khola relishing magnificent views. Our trekking then ends where it started at the same point of Dhunche in Syabru benshi.

On this moderate trek just North of Kathmandu Valley in Nepal, you will get to experience the Tamang people and close up with their way of living. While trekking, The Tamang trail rewards you with the added benefit of providing sustainable economic benefits to the local community.

We will be staying in a local teahouse and learn more about the Tamang people and their way of life. You can enjoy spectacular views of Ganesh Himal, the Langtang Himalayas, and the Gosainkund range while you’re in the village as well.

Trekking the Tamang Heritage Trail helps bring a source of income to the Tamang people in this area who had been affected during the 2015 earthquake.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Tribhuban international airport, Kathmandu

Day 02: Drive to Syabru Besi by Public bus/Private Vehicle (1462m) 6 Hours

Day 03: Trek to Gatlang

Day 04: Trek to Tatopani

Day 05: Trek to Thuman

Day 06: Trek to Briddim (2290m)

Day 07: Trek to Syabrubeshi

Day 08: Syaprubeshi to Kathmandu by Jeep/Local Bus

Day 09: Depature for your onward journey

What is included in Tamang Heritage Trek

  • Pickup and drop at Airport
  • Hotel stay in Kathmandu (2 nights)
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking period as per Itinerary
  • GrGGround Transportation Kathmandu-Syaprubesi-Kathmandu by Tourist Bus
  • Best available accommodations during the trek
  • A government license holder guide
  • Porter to carry your baggage (1 porter=2 hiker, Weight limitation more or less 20 kg)
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
  • TIMS card(Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Entry Fees wherever required
  • Trekking Permits needed for Restricted Area Trekking
  • All government taxes and service charges
  • Farewell dinner prior to departure

What is Excluded

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fee
  • International Airfare and Airport Departure Tax
  • Tips for trekking staffs
  • Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
  • Personal shopping and laundry, Personal trekking equipment, Gifts, and souvenirs
  •  All items not listed in Cost included the section

Notes: Costs are prone to change in itinerary. So costs will be recalculated if the trekking days get modified.

-Everest Flight (Himalayan Flight) USD 195 for foreign Passport Holders

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