Helambu trekking is easy level trekking. It makes a loop through the Sherpa-populated Helambu region is located to north-east of Kathmandu.
Trip Fact - 8 days
Trip Code: HST-LT-07
Trek Start from: Sundarijal
Trek End at : Melamchi Bazaar
Grade : Easy/Moderate
Trek start Elevation: 1460m/4788ft
Highest Elevation: 3510m/11611ft
Group Size: Minimum 2 People
Best time: September, October, November, December, February, March, April
Mode of Trek: Teahouse / Tent
Trek Duration: 08 days
Buck wheat rice, curry in local house at Helambu Trekking
Buddhist monastery in Helambu trekking
Old local Buddhist women are taking each other
People are gathering one place for discussion
Langtang Helambu trekking is easy level trekking. It makes a loop through the Sherpa-populated Helambu region is located to north-east of Kathmandu. Helambu Circuit trekking starts from Sundarijal (half an hour drive). From Sundarijal you ascend to Chisopani, Gulbhanjyang, Mangengot, Tharepati Melamchi Village and descend to Tarke Ghyang, Sarmathang, Timbu, Kakani, Talamarang an Melamchipul bazaar.
Langtang Helambu trekking does not go beyond 3500m/11480ft from sea level. The route of this trekking passes through forest and villages. If you trek in March and April you find beautiful rhododendron blossom in the forest. In Helambu there are villages of mixed ethnic Tamang villages and Sherpa villages. The local people are very friendly and hospitable. The total trekking days are six days. You end this trekking at Melamchi Bazaar. Your Langtang Helambu trekking ends at Malamchi. From there you drive back to Kathmandu (Around 5 hours)..
Langtang Helambu Trekking Highlight
Scenic drive Kathmandu / Sundarijal and Melamchi / Kathmandu.
Easy trekking trail and nearest one from Kathmandu valley
Sherpa people populated region
Friendly and hospitable Sherpa people
Tamang villages and Sherpa villages
Walking through rhododendron forests
Beautiful landscape and Jugal Himal range can be seen from this route
Visit Cheese factory and learn production Method of cheese.