Tamang Heritage Trail Trek Difficulty

The Tamang Heritage Trail is easy to trek. You don’t need to have previous experience of visiting Tamang Heritage Nepal. Since the maximum altitude of Tamang Heritage is 3165m, it is not a high altitude trek.  It is easy to get there and away because it is very near to Kathmandu City ( 135km) and also suitable for beginners’ trekkers. And as it can be a very short trek, trekkers feel easy to visit Tamang Heritage. 

Day 1: Drive to Syabrubesi (Easy)

If you drive through a public bus to Syabrubesi, you will feel awkward due to long hours of driving although the distance of the route is short. But if you drive through a private vehicle, you’ll get quicker to Syabrubesi and feel easy to get there.

Day 2: Trek to Gatlang (Easy)

It takes 5 to 6 hours to reach Ghatlang from Syabrubesi. Syabrubesi to Gatlang might be awkward to trekkers. On day 2, it is hard to trek Goljung (around 3 hours steep ascending).  But upon getting to Goljung village, it is a very easy trek to Gatlang.

Day 3: Trek to Tatopani (Easy)

You can see Tatopani village fom Gatlang but it takes 6 to 7 hours to get there. To get Tatopani Village from Gatlang, first of all we should descend to Chilime village which takes around 2 hours. And from Chilime to Tatopani, the way is hard. Chilime to Tatopani is steep ascending which takes around 4 hours.

Day 4: Trek to Thuman via Nagthali (Hard)

Tatopani to Nagthali is the hardest day throughout the Tamang Heritage trekking. First, we should ascend around 3 hours to get the highest point of the trek called Nagthali. And from Nagthali to Thuman can be hard for you which is 3 hours steep descending.

Day 5: Trek to Bridim (Hard)

On day 6 at Tamang Heritage is a comparatively more difficult trek than other days. The trail structure of Thuman to Briddim is steep ascending and descending. On this day, the Thuman to Bhotekoshi river is very hard trekking as it is very steep descending. And upon crossing the river, again hard to get Briddim which is around 3 hours ascending. 

So all in all, the 5th day at Tamang Heritage Trekking is hard.

Day 6: Trek to Syabru Besi (Easy)

Briddim to Syabrubesi is descending walking around 3 hours. So at lunchtime, you’ll be in Syabrubesi. All in all, day 7 is easy as it is just a 3 hours walk.  

Day 7: Drive back to Kathmandu (Easy)

The day back to Kathmandu is easy as we drive through the vehicle.  As it is just a 4-5 hours drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu, you will not feel any awkward.  

Which seasons are difficult trekking to Tamang Heritage Trail?

Though we can do the Tamang Heritage trail throughout the year, summertime is difficult to trek than other seasons. During the rainy time(summer seasons) it is difficult to trek due to landslides and rainy problems. But for the remaining seasons, you can explore Tamang Heritage Trail. 


If you are searching for short and easy treks in Nepal, the Tamang Heritage Trail might opt for you. All in all, the Tamang Heritage trail is an easy trek as we already mentioned it’s difficulty above. If you have any questions regarding Tamang Heritage Trail Trek Cost, Itinerary, package, please contact us to get the best deals.

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JayaramJayaram Thapaliya, an executive director at BASE CAMP HIKE. He has trekked to mostly places in Nepal. He has been to Annapurna Circuit more than 10 times. Jayaram is the one who is ready to help you to make wonderful trip in Nepal.

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