Helambu Trekking

Helambu Trekking

Short and easy trek in Nepal, that stretch on the hills around Kathmandu, which cater exceptional views of Himalayan panorama and authentic Hylmo culture of rural Nepal.

09 Days

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Accommodation: Hotel, Tea House

$ 750 Per Person

Trip Overview

Helambu Trekking

Helambu Trekking – Short and easy treks in Nepal that offer vibrant Hylmo cultural, pilgrimage and mid-hill hiking experience of Ama Yangri Peak that follows ancient Buddhist philosophy. The Helambu trek is a great way to peep into the typical rural culture of Nepal and savor the magnificence of the Tibetan – Hylmo Buddhism gallery. It is a soft adventurous trek in Nepal enclosed to the Langtang Helambu Trekking route towards to Shivapuri National Park.

Helambu valley trek is the land of the goddess, medication place of famous Tantrik guru Milarepa, the home of snow cover fertility in the Himalayas and peaceful Buddhist temples and followers from generation. Ama Yangri peak is mother goddess of Helambu valley that offer picturesque view of Himalayas and the colorful Buddhist prayer flags on the hill looks so attractive.

Main Features of Helambu Trek are:

  • Short and Easy trek that offers vibrant Hylmo culture
  • Exploring Ama Yangri Peak
  • Explore the Buddhist temples and sightseeing of beautiful prayer flags
  • Passing along dense forests and rivers to reach the destination
  • Observe Tibetan – Hylmo Buddhism Gallery

How to Reach Helambu

The Helambu trek begins at Sundarijal, a beautiful destination near Kathmandu. As soon as the trek kicks off it begins to reward with the Himalayan views and typical rural culture of Nepalese mid-hills. The trek winds through the mid-hill villages of central Nepal, which surround Kathmandu Valley and hence the trek caters the great views of deep valleys including Kathmandu. Hike from Sundarijal towards Kutumsang from where you can enjoy the beautiful landscapes. From Kutumsang we hike through dense rhododendron and fir forests and reach Thadapati. From Thadapati, we hike along the Melamchi river to reach Melamchi village – home to local Sherpas. We pass along the Sherpa settlements to reach Tarke Ghyang.

A beautiful Tamnag village indside Helambu. Passing Tarke Ghynag, we move towards Melamchi Gaon, and start to explore the village of Melamchi. From Melamchi Gaon, we pass along Sarmanthang to reach Ama Yangri Peak. From Ama Yangri Peak we observe the breathtaking Sunset view. Ama Yangri Peak is also known as “Mother of Goddess” by local people. After enjoying the sunset at Ama Yangri Peak, we hike towards Melamchi Bazar.  Exploring tea-houses along the way and enjoy the hot teas. From Melamchi Bazar we drive back to Kathmandu.

Best time to visit Helambu

All round the year, you can trek Helambu.


Trip Grading


5/5 - Excellent

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  • Trip Code: NFH16
  • Trip Type: Trekking
  • Start/End: Kathmandu -
  • Group Size: 2-14
  • Accommodation: Hotel, Tea House
  • Best Season:
    All the Year
  • Daily Walking Hour: 5 to 6 hours

Detailed Itinenary

Arrival in: Kathmandu | Departure from:


What’s Include

  • All Grounded transport by private.
  • Hotel as per itinerary in Kathmandu with B/B plan and basic lodge accommodation on sharing toilets and bathroom.
  • All necessary helambu trekking permit, TIMS and Park entry fees.
  • English speaking guide and every 2 guest 1 porter for baggage.
  • Guide porter and insurance, daily wages, accommodation and food.
  • All the meal during the helambu trekking (9 Breakfast, 6 Dinner and 6 Breakfast)

What’s Not Include

  • International flight ticket and Nepal visa.
  • Personal Trek and equipment for helambu Trekking.
  • Meal as per itinerary in Kathmandu.
  • All kinds for personal drinks, bar bills and personal expenses.
  • Tips for guide and porter.
  • Travel insurance and rescue service.

Departure Dates

The given prices is per person and exclude international flights. Fixed departure dates available for online booking. If the given date is not favorable for you, please contact us and we will happily customize your trip on dates more appropriate for you.

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