Tamang Heritage Trail Trek - 7 Days

Tamang Village Gatlang

Trip Overview

Tamang Heritage Trail Trek is an incredible way to enjoy the Himalayan beauty of Nepal along with the rich Tamang culture of Nepal. On Tamang Heritage Trail you will be trekking near Tibetan border.

Centuries ago, the ancestors of Tamang ethnic group migrated from Tibet as horse traders and settled in the hilly region to Nepal. Moreover, Tamang have their unique culture and tradition influenced by Tibetan Buddhism.

Walk through the Tamang villages and get an insight into their daily lifestyle. On the way, you will come across Buddhist monasteries. Bask in the astounding views of mountains including Langtang Range and Ganesh Himal.

Explore the Himalayan flora and fauna while trekking in the Langtang National Park. Langtang Region was adversely affected by the devastating earthquake that shook Nepal in 2015. Your Langtang Tamang Heritage Trek will help boost the local economy.

Tamang Heritage Trail Trek Route

Tamang Heritage Trail Itinerary starts and ends in Kathmandu. A scenic drive from Kathmandu takes you to the village of Syabrubesi, the trailhead.

Trek to the Tamang village of Gatlang dotted with traditional stone houses. Descend to Thangbuchet River and bask in the stunning views of Langtang Ranges and Ganesh Himal on your way to Tatopani. Walk past the lush green forest and stunning Himalayan views on your way to Thuman.

On day 5 of your Tamang Heritage Trail trekking, you will be hiking to a village called Briddim which lies in the foothills of Langtang Himal. Briddim village lies near the Tibetan border and you will notice the influence of Tibetan Buddhism in their culture and lifestyle. Retrace your steps back to Syabrubesi.

The next day, drive back to Kathmandu with lots of memories to cherish for a lifetime.

Tamang Heritage Trail Trek Difficulty

Tamang Heritage Trek 7 days is an easy trek. You will be attaining a maximum altitude of 2,400 meters at Thuman. Your maximum walking duration is 7 hours and minimum 4 hours. On average you will be trekking for around 6 hours.

Tamang Heritage Trail Trek is suitable for all fitness levels. Novice trekkers will enjoy the trek. Also recommended as a family trek with kids.

Tamang Heritage Trail Trek Itinerary

Day 1
Day 1

Drive from Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) To Syabrubesi (1,500m/4,920ft)
Duration: 6-7 hours (122 km) drive

Day 2
Day 2

Trek to Gatlang (2,238m/7,341ft)
Walking distance: 5-6 hours trek

Day 3
Day 3

Trek to Tatopani (2,380m/7,807ft)
Walking distance: 6-7 hours trek

Day 4
Day 4

Trek to Thuman (2,400m/7,872ft)
Walking distance: 5-6 hours trek

Day 5
Day 5

Trek to Briddim (2,345m/7,692ft)
Walking distance: 5-6 hours trek

Day 6
Day 6

Trek to Syabrubesi (1,500m/4,920ft)
Walking distance: 4-5 hours trek

Day 7
Day 7

Drive from Syabrubesi (1,500m/4,920ft) to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft)
Duration: 6-7 hours (122 km) drive

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Tamang Heritage Trail Trek

Trip Facts

  • Trekking & Hiking
  • Easy
  • 2,400m/7,872ft
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • 1-12

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