Tamang Heritage Trail is one of the underrated treks in the Langtang Region of Nepal. If you are looking for a beautiful hiking trail near Kathmandu, this trek is the best choice for you. Geographically, this route is located in the Rasuwa district near the Tibetan border, just 122 km from Kathmandu.
On the basis of altitude, trekking to Tamang Heritage is an easy hike. Because the maximum altitude on this trail is 3,165 m (Nagthali), it is not a high-altitude trek and is considered easy hiking. However, there are so many upward and downward steeps on this trail, which makes it somewhat difficult.
Best Short Itinerary of Tamang Heritage Trekking
|Day 1||Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi||1,400m/4,593ft||6 to 7 hours|
|Day 2||Trekking from Syabubesi to Gatlang Village||2,238m/7,343ft||5 to 6 hour|
|Day 3||Trekking from Gatlang to Tatopani||2,380m/7,808ft||5 to 6 hour|
|Day 4||Trekking from Tatopani to Thuman via Nagthali (3165m)||2,238m/7,343ft||6 to 7 hours|
|Day 5||Trekking from Thuman to Briddim||2,239m/7,346ft||4 to 5 hours|
|Day 6||Trekking to Syabrubeshi and drive to KTM||1,400m/4,593ft||8 to 9 hour|
Detailed Itinerary of TAMANGE HERITAGE TREKKING
Day 1: Drive from Kathmandu to Syprubesi
Today is our the first day of trekking to Tamang Heritage Trail. On this day, if you wish to drive by private Jeep, then we will drive directly to Syabrubesi from your Hotel. But if you want to go by Local bus as on our package includes, then we will go to the bus park and wait for the local bus to depart at its scheduled time. Local Bus takes around 6 to 7 hours while private Jeep takes to reach Syabrubesi from Kathmandu. We will stop for breakfast and lunch along the way. On the way to Syabrubesi, you will see beautiful views of Ganesh Himal and impressive landscape. Stay overnight a Guesthoues in Syabrubesi.
- 6 to 7 hours drive
- B, L, D
Day 2: Trekking from Syabrubesi to Gatlang Village
Today marks the second day of our 6-day Tamang Heritage trip, and on this day we will trek from Syabrubesi to Gatlang village. After ascending approximately 2 hours from Syabrubesi, we will reach a viewpoint from where we can see the majestic view of Ganesh Himal, Goljung Valley, and the Gosaikunda range. From this viewpoint, the trail is straight up to Gatlang village. Gatlang is a Tamang village where we will spend the day. Around 5 to 6 hours’ trek from Syabrubesi, you will reach Gatlang village.If you want to hike from Gatlang, we can hike to Parbati Kunda, a holy lake of Gatlang village. Around 30 minutes’ ascent from Gatlang village, you will be at Parbati Kunda. Stay overnight at a teahouse in Gatlang.
- 5 to 6 hours walk
- B, L, D
Day 3: Trekking to Tatopani
Today is our third day of trekking to the Tamang Heritage Trail. On this day, we will trek from Gatlang to Tatopani, which takes around 5 to 6 hours. At the beginning of the day, we will descend from Gatlang to Thangbuche in around 2 hours. From Thangbuche, we will cross the Chilime River and reach a teahouse and homestay in an hour’s walk, where we can have lunch. From the lunch place, it takes around 3 to 4 hours to reach Tatopani. Tatopani is the Nepali name for hot springs. Unfortunately, after the earthquake, the hot spring disappeared, and there is no longer a hot spring in Tatopani village. Stay overnight at a teahouse in Tatopani.
- 5 to 6 hours walk
- B, L, D
Day 4: Tatopani to Thuman Village via Nagthali (3165m)
Today is the third day of our Tamang Heritage Trek, and on this day we will trek from Tatopani to Thuman village. After walking 3 hours from Tatopani, you will reach Nagthali, a popular day to see mountain views. On the way to Nagthali, we will see the Ganesh Himal range. Today, the trail ascends to Nagthali (3165m), a beautiful Tamang cultural heritage village with astonishing mountain views of the Ganesh Himal, Sisapamba, and Langtang Lirung ranges. There are around 5 teahouses. If you wish to stay overnight here, you can see the sunset and the amazing sunrise over the mountains the next morning. From here, it takes two hours to reach Thuman village. The way from Nagthali to Thuman is all downhill. Stay overnight at a teahouse in Thuman.
- 6 to 7 hours walk
- B, L, D
- 2,238m (7,343 feet)
Day 5: Trekking from Thuman to Briddim
Today marks the 5th day of our Tamang Heritage Trip, and on this day we will trek from Thuman to Briddim. From Thuman, we can see our today’s destination, Briddim. It seems near, but it takes around 4 to 5 hours to reach there.
The way is descending down to the Bhotekoshi River, which takes around two hours. From the Bhotekoshi River, we have to ascend all the way to Briddim Village. After walking a one-hour ascent from the Bhotekoshi River, we will be in Lingling Village. In Lingling Village, we will have lunch. And after lunch, we will trek to Briddim, which takes around 2 hours. Briddim is popular for homestays. Stay overnight at a guesthouse in Briddim.
- 4 to 5 hours walk
- B, L, D
- 2,239m (7,346 feet)
Day 6: Trekking to Syabrubesi and drive to Kathmandu
Today marks the sixth day of our trekking to Tamang Heritage, and on this day we will trek from Briddim to Syabrubesi in the morning. After eating breakfast at Briddim, we will descend through small villages to Syabrubesi. On the way, we can see beautiful landscapes, including farmlands. Today is an easy walk, only three hours down to Syabrubesi. Upon arriving in Syabrubesi, we will drive to Kathmandu. We will have lunch on the way to Kathmandu. Upon reaching your hotel in Thamel, our 6-day Tamang Heritage trek will be finished.
- 3 hour trek
- 6 hour drive
- B, L
Note: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
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- Private transfers for your international flight 2 times (arrival/ departure).
- Kathmandu – Syabrubensi – Kathmandu by Local bus transfer (upgrade to private Jeep – $140 total on each way)
- Meals on Trekking ( 6 X Breakfast, 6 X Lunch, 5 X Dinner )
- BEST AVAILABLE Twin-Sharing Teahouse Accommodation
- Langtang National Park Permit and TIMS Card
- Government License Holder Local Trek Guide
- 1 Strong PORTER (2 Guests = 1 Porter)
- All expenses of Guide and Porter
- Seasonal fruits during the trekking
- Nepal Government Taxes, VAT, and official charges.
Frequently Asked Question for Trekking to Tamang Heritage
Briefly, the Tamang Heritage trek is easy. If you can hike for 6 to 7 hours a day, you can easily complete this trek. Every 3 hours of walking, you will reach a teahouse or homestay where you can stop. The maximum elevation of the Tamang Heritage trek is 3165m at Nagthali.
You can do the Tamang Heritage trek in 4 to 7 days. Side trips on the Tamang Heritage trek can make the trip longer, depending on your preference. You can also finish the trek earlier than planned if you need to. If you wish to do this trek with Langtang Valley Trekking, it takes approximately 11 days.
Sure, you can hire a trekking guide for Tamang Heritage Trekking. For those who wish to hire an experienced guide and porter, Base Camp Hike can make it possible at a minimal daily charge.
Reviews (Tamang Heritage Trekking)
Tamang Heritage Trail
We did the 7 days long Tamang Heritage trail and it was magnificent. The trek was perfectly organized and we got a lot for our money’s worth. Our guide Bibek was very professional and made sure everything was on point. We got a very warm welcome on this route. Especially view from Nagthali was amazing. All in all an extremely beautiful trek that I would most definitely recommend for anyone who wants to visit Nepal for trekking.
I enjoyed 7 days Tamang Heritage Trail
I had completed the Tamang Heritage trek in 7 days organized by Base Camp Hike. It’s one of the most beautiful trails I ever made.
The trek was amazing, everything was superb. I enjoyed watching typical houses, people, and their lifestyle and an amazing view of Ganesh Himal from Nagthali viewpoint.
Thank you, Jayaram(manager) for providing me with the best guide(Kamal). He knows everything regarding the Tamang Heritage Trail.
“Trustworthy company, friendly and experienced guides.
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