Tamang Heritage and Langtang Trekking

Langtang, Popular, Trekking

Tamang Heritage Trail is an exciting trek into Tamang village of the Nepal Himalayas that offers to experience culture and every-day lives of the Tamang people in Himalaya who are ethnic people of the Langtang region. The trail passes through the Tamang village, farmland, beautiful landscapes, flat meadows and rhododendron forests.

Tamang Heritage Trail- Nagthali Hill
Tamang Heritage Trail- Nagthali Hill

Tamang heritage trail leads Tamang traditional villages through Gatlang, Chilime, Tatopani, Thuman, Briddim and Khanjim. Trekkers get the warm welcome by Tamang people and can experience of the age old culture and hospitality of the Tamang community. In Tamang heritage trail trekkers can observe Syabru dance, Khampa dance, Shaman dance and other colorful dance perform during major festivals like Tamang Lhosar.

Rhododendron flower forest
Rhododendron flower forest

Another Langtang Valley Trek is a pleasant trip in Nepal. We pass Langtang Village which was compleately destroyed by the devastating earthquake of 25th April, 2015. We reach Kyanjing Gompa Village and climb Kyanjing Ri (shorter hike) or Tserko Ri (longer hike) for excellent sunrise views over the Langtang ranges.The Langtang trekking Tibet border was once an important trading route. We can still see the influence in the rich local culture.  The important mountains in Langtang trekking are Langtang Lirung 7246m, Langtang II 6500m, Gang Chhenpo 6388m.

Kyanjing Gompa, Langtang
Kyanjing Gompa, Langtang

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
Day 2: Kathmandu: Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1,550m/5,100ft): 8-9 hours
Day 4: Syabrubesi to Gatlang (2,200m/7,217ft.): 5 hours
Day 5: Gatlang to Tatopani (2607m/8550 ft): 6-7 hours
Day 6: Tatopani to Thuman (2,400m/7,874 ft) via Brimdang and Nagthali: 6 hours
Day 7: Thuman to Briddim (2,345m/7,693 ft): 6 hours
Day 8: Briddim to Lama Hotel (2470m): 6 hours
Day 9: Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3,430m/11,253ft): 6-7 hours
Day 10: Langtang village to Kyanjing Gompa (3,870m/12,697ft): 4 hours
Day 11: Kyanjing Gompa to Lama Hotel (2,380m/7,830ft): 4-5 hours
Day 12: Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi: 5 hours
Day 13: Drive to Kathmandu
Day 14: Transfer to International Airport

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