• Helambu Trek

Helambu Trek


Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: moderate
  •    Destination: Nepal
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Guest House In trek/ Hotel In City
  •    Meals: Full Board in trek
  •    Maximum altitude: 4310m
  •    Group size: 2 pax and above
  •    Best Season: Sept to Nov, Mar to May

Trip Higlights


  • Chisapani breathing spot for Majestic view, 
  • For the mountain view, Therapati is Best Pace
  • dreaming sunrise and sunset
  • Lots of monasteries, Culture and Ethnic group of  Tamang, Gurung, Sherpa people.


Trip Information

Langtang Helambu Trekking

Near Kathmandu, there is much short trekking one of them. Helambu is very popular and close. The trekking main attractions are snow-capped Himalayan region bamboo and rhododendron forest and waterfall.in the border of Tibet Himalayan scenery and the Tibetan monastery make this trek heart touching. The people of Langtang looks like Tibetan because of there origin but they are Nepalese.
Helambu trek starts from Sundarijal after one-hour driving. when one-hour trekking from Sundarijal, the Shivapuri national park starts. finally this trek Melamchi bazaar in Helambu. This trek can see rice terrace,  Buddhist monasteries great Himalayan views and thick forest.

Suggested Itinerary
Day 01st: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft) {15 minute drive}
Day 02nd: Kathmandu Sightseeing & Preparation for the Trek
Day 03rd: Drive to Sundarijal & trek to Chisapani (2300m/7544 ft) {Drive 1 hour and Trek: 4 hours}
Day 04th: Trek from Chisopani to Kutumsang (2446m/8022ft) {7 hours trek}
Day 05th: Trek from Kutumsang to Thadepati (3650m/11972ft) {6 hours trek}
Day 06th: Trek from Thadepati to Tarkeghyang (2560m/8397ft) {6 hours trek}
Day 07th: Trek from Tarkeghyang to Sermathang (2,610m/8,563ft) {3 to4 hr trek}
Day 08th: Trek from Sermathang to Malemchi Puul Bazaar: Drive to Kathmandu: {3 to4 hrs trek and 2 hr drive}
Day 09th : Shopping, departure or extend your trip

Detail Itinerary

Detailed itinerary for Helambu Trekking:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. 
Welcome to the country of Lord Buddha and country of world highest mountain Mt. Everest(8848m). one of Mission Himalaya Treks and Expedition representative will welcome you at the arrival gate with your name print in a paper. After you meet him he will transfer you to the hotel. In the evening we will invite you to a free Nepali welcome cuisine in a traditional restaurant in Thamel with a cultural dance show. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Accommodation: 3-star category Hotel/ Meals Included: Welcome dinner/ Activities: None/ Transportation: Private vehicle.

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and trek Preparation:
Today is the day of exploring the Unesco World Heritage sites of Kathmandu. We explore Pashupatinath temple the holy sites of Hindu people and cremation place of people who died in Kathmandu. The second place is the biggest Boudhnath stupa. Its the biggest stupa around the world. The third is The Kathmandu durbar square with lots of temples and The living Goddess Kumari and an old royal palace. The final point is Self-existence temple Monkey temple by tourist and Named Swoyambhunath Stupa. Then we will transfer to you to your hotel. In the evening we will introduce you to your guide and brief you about trekking. Also, we can check your trekking equipment. then you can buy new or hire if Necessary. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Accommodation: 3-star category Hotel/ Meals Included: Breakfast/ Activities: Sightseeing/ Transportation: Private vehicle.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and Trek from Sundarijal to Chisapani. (2300m){1-hour drive and 4 hours trekking}
Today is our first day of trekking. After breakfast in Kathmandu, we will drive by private car around 1 hour to Sundarijal is the starting point of Helambu trekking and Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking. In the beginning, we will enter the Shivapuri National park. On the way, we pass  Mulkharka which was famous for Tamang people. On the trail, we can see the beautiful flower of Rhododendron and Oaks forests. Finally, reach to Chisapani. Overnight at Chisapani.

Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast. Lunch and Dinner/ Activities: Trekking/ Transportation: Private vehicle.

Day 04: Trek from Chisapani to Kutumsang(2446m)
At the beginning after breakfast at Chisapani, our trail goes down to a small valley with the majestic mountain view. We will pass village Pathi Nhyanjyang with a Bhramin and Chhetri cast then we start ascending from there comes Thakuna Bhyanjyang with the sherpa majority. Again ascend to Chipling with stony steps. After Jogin Hill we will descend to Gul Bhanjyang with Nepali National flower"Rhododendron". After this Tamang settlement village, the trekking moves to the oak forest until Yurin Danda with the majestic Snow-capped Himalayan ranges of Langtang and Gosaikunda. Finally, climb to Kutumsang and overnight there.

.Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast. Lunch and Dinner/ Activities: Trekking/ Transportation: None.

Day 05: Trek from Kutumsang to Therapati(3650m)
Today after enjoying the breakfast in Kutumsang we will move towards the Therapati. The premier trail is steeply uphill through the Rhododendron Forests with streams and Meadow views. On the uphill, we can enjoy the prayers flags which are popular in Buddhist culture. We can see the Langtang Himalayan region's gorgeous view from there. overnight at Therapati.

Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast. Lunch and Dinner/ Activities: Trekking/ Transportation: None.

Day 06: Trek from Therapati to Tarkeghyang(2560m)
The morning we will enjoy our breakfast with the Lightening view of Gosaikunda mountain descends with the view of Jugal Himal(the nearest mountain from Kathmandu) with forests of Pine and Rhododendron. we walk from the Helambu valley and reach Melamchi village via Melamchi khola.we can explore Sherpa tradition and culture there because it's the village of Sherpa people with a beautiful Gompa. from there we descend the trekking trails with numerous chortens then we cross the suspension bridge at Melamchi stream. then we will reach the village Nakote. after some trekking, we will reach our final destination Tarkeghyang. this village we can see a beautiful old gompa marked in the 18th century. overnight spent there. 

Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast. Lunch and Dinner/ Activities: Trekking/ Transportation: None.

Day 07: Trek from Tarkeghyang to Sermathang(2610m)
Today trekking is easy as compared to other day trekking. we trekking through the forest to reach Helambu village. We use the valley between the Parachin and Ganguly. After trekking to the valley we will reach Sermathyang where you can explore the beautiful sherpa village, Ancient Monasteries and majestic snow Himalayan range of Jugal, Ganesh, Rolwaling, and, Gosaikunda. overnight at Sermathyang.

Accommodation: Tea house or Lodge/ Meals Included: Breakfast. Lunch and Dinner/ Activities: Trekking/ Transportation: None.

Day 08: Trek to Melamchi Bazaar and drive back to Kathmandu(1300m)
Today our last day in mountain trek and back to the city. we can enjoy our trek through fields old villages and splendid mountain vistas. then we reach to Melamchi Bazaar. from there we will drive to Kathmandu. At the evening Mission Himalaya treks and expedition representative will share your experience of trekking and he will provide you a certificate for your trek completion memory. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Accommodation: 3-star category hotel/ Meals Included: Breakfast and Lunch / Activities: Trekking/ Transportation: Private vehicle.

Day 09: Departure from Kathmandu.
Today your last day in Nepal. in the morning you can take your breakfast at the hotel. then you can buy some souvenirs for your friends and family. Then mission Himalaya treks drop you to the Tribhuvan International airport before 3 hours of your flight according to airport rules and regulation of Nepal. If you already online check-in we will drop you accordingly. We will wish you all the best and safe flight to your sweet home. 

Accommodation: None/ Meals Included: Breakfast/ Activities:None/ Transportation: Private vehicle for drop.


Cost Details

What is included?

  • Airport Pick up and drop services during your international arrival and departure.
  • Deluxe 3 star category accommodation in Kathmandu inclusive of breakfast according to itinerary.
  • Kathmandu to Sundarijal(start point of trek) and Melamchil(end point of trek) to Kathmandu transportation by private vehicle.
  •  beautiful and clean accommodation at guest houses/lodges during the trek.
  • Meals of full board during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with a cup of hot drinks).
  • one trekking guide highly experienced, friendly, English speaking, government licensed, ministry of tourism trained with his salary, meals, accommodation, transportation and insurance.
  • one very strong porter with salary, meals, accommodation, transportation and insurance.
  • Lang tang national Park permits. And Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) permits.
  •  Down jacket, Four – seasonal sleeping bag, Duffel bag, and trekking map (duffel bag, down jacket and sleeping bag have to be returned after trip completion).
  •  Complementary welcome or farewell dinner in typical Nepali cultural restaurant.
  •  all necessary paper works, Government tax and office services charges.
  •  Assistant trekking guide if your group size 6 or more than 6 persons with salary, meals, accommodation, transportation and insurance.
  •  First AID medication and medicines with your guide.
  •  certificate of your trekking signed by the company manager and your trekking guide.

What is not included?

  • Kathmandu city lunch and dinner (also not include in case of early returns, late departure than schedule itinerary).
  •  international airfare to and from Nepal.
  •  travel, medical insurance, Emergency evacuation.
  •  Items of personal Nature (Hot shower, alcoholic beverages, Telephone, laundry, personal snacks, Internet, battery charging, hot water, Cold drinks) .
  • Extra accommodation in Kathmandu rather than itinerary.
  •  Nepal visa fees (two passport photographs, US$ 25 for multiple entry 15 days, US$ 40 multiple entry for 30 days, US$ 90 multiple entry for 3 months) Can be issued upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport.
  • Gratitude for your guide and porter.
  •  Cost arising by mishaps, natural calamities.
  • Services that are not mentioned in service include sections.
  • Sightseeing cost in Kathmandu  city.

Customer Reviews

Give me the memory of trek lifetime.

Robinson Georgia | Australia

Rating: 5

Thanks to the wonderful trekking services for all of us and gives ideas and information of Helambu trek Nepal. I now expect all the time to travel next time Nepal. Work hard and save budgets. Tks mission Himalaya give me the memory of trek lifetime.



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