“A trek with an enchanting history……………………a beauty to explore…………………………”

Helambu Trek is truly serene and perfect goal for a short trek in Nepal it is placed to the north a piece of Kathmandu valley. It is the shortest trek in Nepal which offers you the unspoilt nature and simplicity. This trek being close to Kathmandu is nothing like it but is totally different. The hyolmo culture followed by people in High mountains is main culture around here. This trek is the most diverse trek providing you the purest form of nature with Rhododendron forest, bamboo forest, pristine snow-capped mountains and majestic waterfalls.

The highest point of the trek is Tharepati which is elevated at an altitude of 3460m. From the Tharepati you can have brilliant perspectives of Langtang, Ganesh Himalayan range, Dorje Lakpa, Gauri Shankar, Mt. Shisapangma as well as Paanch Pokhari. Likewise, you will get to pass along charming greeneries and faunas with differing extent of splendid green valley rhododendron timberlands and far off skyline of cold top. Helambu Trek is quite simple and pleasant trek, you can take a transport or private transport from Kathmandu to Sundarijal. Lovely waterfall with verities of vegetation, rhododendron backwoods through Shivapuri. Water shed natural life store rising through strolling to Chisapani 2,194m. From here you can have one of the fabulous perspectives of Langtang Himalayan ranges, Annapurna Himalayan ranges, Ganesh Himal, and Everest Himalayan go along the way we can see numerous Tamang towns.

NOTE: It is recommended that you should arrive in Kathmandu a day earlier before you start your trek (if you do not have a day tour of Kathmandu scheduled). And If you have scheduled Kathmandu day tour you should arrive two days prior from the actual day from trekking.

If you are able to arrive a day earlier, it will be best for you as you will get some time to rest, know about the trekking you are doing, get info about the trekking routes, and you get time to buy trekking equipment if necessary. Similarly, if you can manage a day or two after trekking. In case of any flight delay from Lukla to Kathmandu due to different circumstances you will have lower chance of missing your international flights. Adding some extra days beside actual trekking days will help you enjoy your trip to Nepal to the fullest without having to worry about any preparations, any flight delays, and missing international flights.

Highlights of Helambu Trekking

  • Sightseeing Tour Around Kathmandu.
  • Landscape, local culture, interaction with local peoples.
  • View of Langtang Himalayan ranges, including Annapurna, Jugal Himal, Gauri Shankar.
  • Charming spot Chisapani, Tharepati for the Himalayan scenery.
  • Spectacular sunrise and sunset, monasteries.
  • Different community with majority of Tamang, Gurung, Sherpa people.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Welcome to Kathmandu:
  • Day 02: Preparation and Sightseeing Tour of Kathmandu:
  • Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal to Chisapani:
  • Day 04: Trek from Chisapani to Gul Bhanjyang:
  • Day 05: Trek from Gul Bhanjyang to Tharepati:
  • Day 06: Trek fromTharepati to Tarke Gyang:
  • Day 07: Trek from Tarke Gyang to Shermathang:
  • Day 08: Trek from Shermathang to Talamarang :
  • Day 09: Trek from Talamarang to Melamchi Bazaar (830 m):
  • Day 10: Drive from Melamchi Bazaar to Kathmandu:
  • Day 11: See You Again

Cost Includes:

  • Airport pick up and drop off by private vehicle
  • Surface transfer to and from Pokhara by tourist bus then by private car to and from Nayapul.
  • Full board meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek
  • Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek
  • Kathmandu city tours, tour guide, and private transportation
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide.
  • Porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary and equipment. 
  • Accident insurance for all staff
  • Himalayan Scenery trekking map, Trekking T-shirt and duffel bag for trekking
  • Trekking map/ Trekking T-Shirt, and trip achievement certificate
  • First aid medical kit, Oximeter to check pulse, heart rate and oxygen saturation at higher altitude.
  • ACAP Permit & TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • Worst case, help with all rescue and evacuation arrangements.
  • Government taxes & office service charge


Cost Excludes:

  • Personal Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa. You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. A multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent in foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 passport-size photos.
  • Snacks /Drinks and other personal expenses
  • Hot showers during the trek
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • WiFi internet and phone call unless it’s free.
  • Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers


In Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition, your safety precedes every other thing. As this adventure entrails travelling in the remote mountainous region, we are always at mercy of nature. During the trip, the factors such as whether, natural disaster or multitude of other factors which are beyond our control can subsequently bring the changes in the itinerary. Although all the itinerary we provide to you is guided and standard; please note that your team leader has the authority to alter or even drop the planed itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concern. All the alternations or changes of the standard itinerary are made by the leader by taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. We give our best effort to stick with the above-mentioned itinerary; however, in case of any unpredicted event which are beyond our control, you need to be flexible and take after the guideline as instructed by your leader.

Note that the company won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itinerary’s or any delays due to resulting circumstances.

Trip Information

  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Easy
  • Activity Trekking
  • Max Person 02 - 12 Person
  • Accommodation Hotel + Lodges
  • Mx.Altitude 3400 Meter
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus
  • Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
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