Helambu Circuit Trekking
Helambu circuit trekking is one of the best trekking routes in Nepal. It is favorable for those trekkers who don’t have much more time to spend on their holidays but have extreme passion to observe the natural beauty through their naked eyes. Helambu is about 75 km away from Kathmandu. The peaceful and calm environment presented here will drag attention of many trekkers towards these areas. We don’t need any particular environment to have a trekking in this area as all season throughout the year will be favorable for us. Our route lies in the Rasuwa, Nagarkot, and Sindhupalchok districts. We begin our journey with a short drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and the trail leads us towards Chisapani to Helambu. We can view a extravagant view of White Mountains along with green forest at its waist.
On the way, we can encounter with many people of different tribes. Especially, Sherpa community used to live here. Several villages like Thare Pati , Melamchi and Tarke Gyang lies on our way to Helambu. We can closely view the exciting life style and traditions of Sherpa people living at this area. The well behaved behavior and hospitable nature of the people to respect visitors as god is a plus factor to have a trekking to Helambu circuit trek. On the way, we can see the magnificent ranges of Langtang Himal (7234meters) Dorje Lakpa Himal (6966meters), Gosainkunda (8013meters) and Chhaba Bhamare (5990meters). Helambu is equally famous for its sweet apples all over the World. Besides these, the Buddha monasteries made by different types are also a part of attraction for many visitors here. Google treks visit Mustang promote is frequently because it is easy and short trekking route of Nepal.
Day to Day Itinerary
Day01: Kathmandu to Pati Bhanjyang
Early morning, with the help of a short drive over to Sundarijal, we commence our trekking to journey to our goal. We can see many panoramic beauty of nature at Sundarijal. The largest drinking water project along with the Hydro power project will certainly drag our attention towards it. On the way, we can see many villages namely Mulkharka, Shivapuri, Chisapani and Pati Bhanjyang. The trail goes along through the green forest and the sound of flowing river.
Day 02: Pati Bhanjyang to Kutumsang
The trail of today leads us towards the north of Pati Bhanjyang. We have to follow the way until Chipling at the height of 2170m. The steep way continues to the stone staircase at the top of the Jhogin Danda at 2470m.Then we have to continuously trek downhill to the Kutumsang, situating at the height of 2470m.
Day 03: Kutumsang to Tharepati
The trail proceeds to the north at the Yurin Danda ridge. We can see a fabulous view of Langtang and Gosainkunda peaks from here. The way goes through the green forests of Rhododendron with the nice tune of birds singing there. The route goes downhill to Magen Goth at 3150m. We have to walk some of the up and down hills where we can see many meadows and forests along with the beautiful streams. Finally, we can reach at Tharepati at 3490m.
Day 04: Tharepati to Melamchi Ghyang
The journey goes to the east today. We have to continuously descend down the hill viewing some wonderful mountains. We have to pass the long suspension bridge over the Melamchi River. We have to walk around 4 hours today to reach to Melamchi Ghyang. Melamchi is located at the height of 2743m.We have to stay overnight there.
Day 05: Melamchi Ghyang to Tarke Ghyang
Today the team of Google treks visit Mustang have walk around 5 hours. We cross the river and climb to the atmospheric stone village of Tarke Ghyang. The village is very beautiful and interesting as well. We can see many beautiful monasteries and stupas here. Most of the people living here are Buddhists. Tarke Ghyang is situated at the height of 2664m. We may stay the night at nearest lodges.
Day 06: Trek from Tarke Ghyang to Thimbu
This trail slopes gently to the east. We can see many beautiful forest covered by the national flower of Nepal i.e. Rhododendron and many wild life as well. A magnificent Sherpa village lies on the way at Kakani at 2070m. After walking for several hours, we can accomplish to Thimbu at 1580m. Thereafter, we can have a good provision of transportation to return back to Kathmandu. Overnight at Kathmandu
Day 07: Final departure
The provision of your final departure is done by the trekking agency in an excellent way. The medium of departure will be as for your wish. From today our superb journey comes to an end. We hope for your nice journey in rest of the way.