Tamang Heritage Trail Trek lies in northern Kathmandu insight the Langtang National Park. The trekking is famous for the village to village-like (Gatlang to Thuman and Timure to Thulo Syabru) walk and homestay trek in Nepal. Tamang Heritage Trail Trek allows you to experience the exclusive Tamang culture and heritage in the Langtang Valley.
The Langtang valley is home to wildlife, as well as a rich cultural and historical significance. It is often referred to by the name of “the valley of glaciers”. The stunning landscape of eco-friendly pine forests, rapid mountain streams and rocky mountains are sure to provide an unforgettable experience. While on this trail you’ll learn the background of the Tibetan ancestral lineage. In addition, you’ll be aware of the living conditions the lifestyle, agricultural practices and trade in the region. After the huge earthquake of 2015, the majority of Langtang valley was devastated. However, they are coming back as you can witness the friendly and warm smiles greeting you. It is possible to enjoy vibrant rhododendron as well as butterflies and birds.
How to trek Tamang Heritage Trail
The trek begins with a journey from Kathmandu up to Syabru Besi. From there, you’ll begin your hike through Chilime, Nagtahli, Thuman, Additionally, on the trek, you’ll take a trip through Gatlang valley. Also, you will go to Ghoda Tabela (horse stable) and the viewpoint of Tserko Ri. When traveling you can enjoy the stunning views of the surrounding mountains and enjoy Tatopani’s hot springs that are natural. As we move further north, we retrace the history of the region and take in the fort, a monastery as well as the beautiful Tamang dwellings’ distinctive architectural style. After morning breakfast, we’ll come back via Lama Hotel and Syabrubesi to return to Kathmandu. Enjoy the stunning mountain views from the vehicle window.
Main Features of Tamang Heritage and Langtang Trek are:
- Langtang Valley also known as “Valley of Glaciers”
- Get a colorful view of rhododendrons, birds and butterflies
- Visit The Gatlang valley
- Explore the local Tamang culture lifestyle.
- Enjoy the breathtaking mountain views
Best Time to Trek
The best seasons for this hike are Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November). But you can hike all year round.