Nepal Footprint Trekking acquaints you to ‘Helambu Trek’ a perfect introduction to the relishes of Nepal. Helambu valley trek is the closest trekking region from Kathmandu and commences from the same. The trek offers everything that makes Nepal such an exotic trekking destination. Helambu trek, towards the south of Tibetan border and north to Kathmandu, offers unforeseen contrasts between the higher and lower area altitude ranging from 846 meters to 3650 meters. The trail to Helambu starts from Sundarijal and goes past Chisopani, Yolmo, Kutumsang, Magin Goth, Tharepati, Melamchigaon and Tarke Gyang.
Highlights of the trek to Helambu Valley
Since, Helambu lies in midst of the main Himalayan range to the North and lower range of snowy peaks to the South; the trek continuously amazes you with pleasant rhododendron forests, stunning mountain views and majestic waterfalls.
The area is well-known for its sweet apples and artistic Buddhist monasteries and is also a popular Buddhist Pilgrimage site.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Full day valley sightseeing tour & preparation for trek.
Day 03: Drive to Sundarijal (1600m) & trek to Chisapani (2200m)
Day 04: Trek to Kutumsang (2250m)
Day 05: Trek to Tharapati (3100m)
Day 06: Trek to Tarkeghayang (2500m)
Day 07: Trek to Kakani (1960m)
Day 08: Trek to Melamchepul Bazaar (828m) Drive to Dhulikhen hotel
Day 09: Visit Dhulikhel Newari village Drive to Kathmandu hotel.
Day 10: Free day in Kathmandu (Mountain flight on request).
Day 11: Transfer to international airport.