At a Glance
    • Shortest and fascinating trek 
    • Though not in extreme altitudes, you will be still mesmerized by stunning views of the Langtang and Ganesh Himal ranges.
    • Witness the famous national flower of Nepal, the Rhododendron flowers along the way
    • Encounter with rare birds, wildlife, and unique plants which is only possible to view on such kinds of trek.
    • The trail winds through beautiful forests with pine trees and lush green meadows.
    • Get to know the Tamang community, Hyolmo culture of the high mountain people and experience their unique culture.
    • Explore the path of the Shivapuri National Park and immerse yourself in Himalayan Buddhist culture.
    • Observe the spiritual journey encompassing through old monasteries, shrines, and stupas 
    • The trek’s highest point, Tharepati, offers panoramic views.
    • Pass through charming villages like Chisopani, Kutumsang, and Melamchi.
    • For those seeking to extend their trek, consider adding a side trip to Gosaikunda Lake, a sacred alpine lake surrounded by snow-capped peaks.


    Helambu trek is a fascinating short trek in the Langtang region of Nepal. Helambu Valley is unfolding with stunning glaciers, beautiful pine forests, slow-moving stunning rivers, rugged rocks, swift mountain streams, grassy downs, meadows strewn with daisies, wild primulas, and snow-capped peaks.

    The trekking trail of Helambu’s upper landscape is decorated with snow bridges spanning angry torrents, tiny beautiful lakes with iceberg layers, bright crystalline water, and high passes. Apart from the physical beauty of the Helambu, it is famous for the Hyolmo culture of the high mountain people. Helambu trek will provide you an opportunity to explore natural splendor and well-preserved culture in an unadulterated and undisturbed area of the Langtang region.
    Encounter a varied ethnic people of the remote and getting involved with their unique culture and traditions is amazing this Helambu trek offers to its travelers/ trekkers. The blend of nature and culture makes Helambu trek one of the most famous treks in Nepal, which begins after exploring UNESCO World Heritage Sites including Pashupatinath Temple, Swoyambhunath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, and Royal Kathmandu Durbar Square.


    We will begin the scenic drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal, the starting trekking point of the Helambu trek. We will continue our trek by crossing several lively villages such as; Chisapani, Kutumsang, Thadepati, Tarkeghyang, and many more. And finally, we will explore Helambu and their interesting culture, customs, and traditions. After exploration, we will return to Kathmandu by following a different route.
    The highest point on the trek is Tharepati, standing at 3,597 meters (11,801 feet).


    The Helambu Trek is graded as moderate, making it suitable for both beginners and seasoned trekkers. Unlike some higher-altitude treks, the Helambu Trek encompasses relatively low altitudes (around 3,650 meters at its highest point). Altitude sickness is less likely to pose a problem here. 

    However, it’s essential to be prepared for the physical demands of trekking. To prepare for this Trek it's essential to prepare your body literally. Regular runs and walking workouts help develop endurance as well as endurance guaranteeing you remain in fine condition to deal with the trek conveniently adding strength and flexibility training to your regimen can enhance your preparedness for the trip.


    In the autumn (September to November), there are clear skies, pleasant temperatures, and colorful landscapes making autumn the prime time for the Helambu Trek. Spring (March to May) offers blooming rhododendrons and mild weather creates an enchanting trekking experience. It is better to avoid Monsoon (June to August) as heavy rain and leeches can make the trails challenging during this season. Winter (December to February) gives quieter trails, but there are colder temperatures and brown vegetation.

    In summary, the Helambu Trek offers a blend of culture, nature, and mountain views. Whether you’re a first-time trekker or a seasoned adventurer, this trek promises an unforgettable journey through the heart of Nepal.

                      Service Details

                      •  All the ground transportation as per itinerary.
                      •  Accommodation at a 3-Star Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast at 3 to 4 stars level.
                      •  Meals 3 times a day( Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
                      •  All necessary camping gears.
                      •  Trip Map.
                      •  An experienced, knowledgeable, helpful, friendly and English-speaking trekking guide, cook, kitchen helper and porters.
                      •  Salary, insurance and trip logistics for trekking guide.
                      •  First Aid Kit
                      •  Four season sleeping bag and down jackets to use for trekking, if necessary.
                      •  All necessary paper works/permits and national park / conservation entry fee.
                      •  TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) fee.
                      •  All government taxes and service charges.
                      •  Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
                      •  Cold drinks and alcoholic beverages/mineral water in trekking.
                      •  Personal travel/trekking equipment.
                      •  International airfare to and from Kathmandu.
                      •  Travel and rescue insurance costs.
                      •  Any additional personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, laundry, shower, excess baggage charges).
                      •  Tips for trekking staff and driver.
                      •  Other expenses not mentioned in the itinerary.
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