Helambu Valley Trek

10 Days


Helambu Valley Trek is short trek to the north east of Kathmandu valley offers opportunity to visit Sherpa and Tamang villages and also good mountain views.Low elevation and easy access are other attractions.An hour of drive takes us to the trailhead Sundarijal . After few hours we reach the Shivapuri ridge offering gorgeous views of Langtang lirung(7246 m), Gauri Shankar (7134 m) and Ganesh himal (7405 m). En route we pass through villages of Kutumsang and Tharepati(3597 m) and reach Tarke Ghyang.After enjoying good view s here we reach to melamchi pul from where we catch our vehicle for Kathmandu .The Sherpa villages of Helambu due north of Kathmandu valley presents an easy getaway. This area because of its low elevation and the Sherpa villages make it an interesting 6 day loop. Starting with a short drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal the trail to Helambu climbs on to the Shivapuri ridge from where there are sweeping views of the central Himalayas.


While you arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport, Our office representative awaiting you in front of arrival lounge showing yours name Card, transfer to Hotel, we offer complimentary dinner at Hotel 7-8 pm, meet other participants to discuss about trip, Hotel B&B.

After Breakfast, Explore Culture tour in Kathmandu, that is includes Boudhanath Stupa perhaps biggest in world's, Monastery, Pashupatinath Temple, Hindu's holiest temple and Patan Durbar Square and Swoyambunath situated on hillock of Kathmandu from entire Kathmandu Visible and amazing Stupa with its beautiful arts. Hotel B&B.

After drive to Sundarijal (12km.), we will trek to Chisapani (2200m). The trail gradually ascend to Chisapani across dense different species of forest and local villages. Golden opportunity to view birds.

After Breakfast trek down to Patibhyanjang and trek across villages, rice field and forest to Kutumsang.

Today is hard walk along dense forest and passing villages.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How long do we walk every day trekking?

On average, you walk about 4 to 6 hours per day. One or two days can be as less as 3hrs and one or two days can be as long as 7hrs.

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay a certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, a hot water facility could be free at a lower elevation.

Are there ATMs on the way?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.

What about internet access?

Yes. The Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. The Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

Is it necessary to hire Guides/trekking agency for trekking?

It depends on you. It can be done also independently. But we suggest you to hire a guide and a porter. Not having a guide can be a little problematic during the trek.

It really depends on you. Is it your first time in Nepal? How confident are you of being able to find your way around? How pressed on time are you? If you go through an agency, it will be costlier but everything will be planned. You will only have to come, trek and return.

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Helambu Valley Trek

Trip Fact

  • Drive
  • Tea House
  • 3490m.
  • Mar - May, Sep - Nov
  • All meals during the trek