Tamang Heritage Trail – A cultural trek to a Himalayan village
Tamang Heritage TrailPreviously a restricted area near the Tibetan border, the Tamang heritage trekking trail Rasuwa in Nepal, as part of Langtang trekking, forms the prime attraction of newly opened trekking destinations in Nepal. Famously known as Bridim village home stay trekking, it provides camping and homestay facilities. As a non tourist trekking area in Nepal the Langtang trek with new trekking trails highlights the ancient lifestyle of indigenous Tamang people who migrated into Nepal form Tibet centuries ago.
Langtang trekking preparation:
Langtang trek is considered as a non-technical trek and suitable for average people. If you are moderately fit and have a sense of adventure will enjoy this trek. The program is designed to acclimatize you gradually and not expected high altitude sickness. However you are requested to check your altitude fitness and the itinerary.
We suggest you to strengthen your knee muscles and prepare for several days of steep descents. Some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, biking or aerobics is recommended, but mostly hiking on steep hills or running up and down steps are preferable.
Please note that the following program is prepared in the fact basis however can be change in some circumstances but adjustments will have to made during the trekking. We request you to be flexible with the situation to enjoy yourself.
As the trek is designed for camping arrangement, everything is handled by our team of porters, sherpas and cooks who carry the equipment, assemble and dissemble the camp and have hot meals waiting for you at every food break.
Day to Day Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to the hotel, welcome dinner in the evening
Day 02: Half day sight seeing in KTM then prepare for the trip.
Day 03: Kathmandu- Syabru Beshi 1460m – 9 hrs by Bus and 6 hours by Jeep
Day 04: Syabru Beshi – Gatlang 2238m – 6:00 hrs
Day 05: Gatlang – Tatooani 2380m – 6 hrs
Day 06: Tatopani – Nagthali 3165m Thuman 2238 6 hrs
Day 07: Thuman – Briddim 2239m 6 hrs
Day 08: Bridim – Lama Hotel 2410m 5:30 hrs
Day 09: Lama hotel – Langtang 3330m –5 hours
Day 10: Langtang – Kanging Gompa 3780 . 3 hours
Day 11: Rest in Kanging Gompa
Day 12: Kanjing Gompa – Lama Hotel 6 hours
Day 13: Lama hotel – Syabru Beshi 5 hours
Day 14: Drive back – Kathmandu
Day 15: Sight seeing Bhaktapur City.
The cost includes the following services:
Land Transfer Kathmandu- Dhunche & Melamchi-Kathmandu by chartered bus
3-meals per day prepared by our experienced cook
Camping gear (two-person tents, foam mattress, kitchen tent, dining tent and toilet tent)
Supporting field staff including professional trekking guide, cook, kitchen boy, porters or pack animals as well as their necessary insurance, meals and allowances
Langtang Conservation area entrance permit.
Cost does not include:
Meals and accommodation in Kathmandu
Personal equipment sleeping bag, Down jacket, waterproof jacket, kit bag etc.
Kathmandu airport departure tax
Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral water), tips, gifts, souvenirs, etc.
* If you are with less than the minimum number of participants please contact us We can bring you into contact with other people who would be interested to do the same type of trek.