One of our representatives will pick you up at the international airport and drive you to your hotel. There, freshen up and rest to visit the Garden of Dreams at Thamel. In the evening, enjoy typical Nepali food. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel
Day 2 Sightseeing in Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel
Visit four of the UNESCO-listed world heritage sites of the Kathmandu Valley. We will visit Pashupatinath dedicated to Lord Shiva. Also, visit one of the three royal palaces of the Kathmandu Valley, Kathmandu Durbar Square. Explore Swoyambhunath and Bouddhanath two of the most famous Buddhist stupas of Nepal. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 Drive to Sundarijal and hike to Chisapani. Overnight at hotel
After breakfast, drive to Sundarijal. A 2 hours’ drive will take us there. Sundarijal offers us fresh air, green hills, and small waterfalls to enjoy. We will start our hike to Chisapani. Pass the Shivapuri National Park to get to the village of Chisapani. The hike will take us about 5 hours. Explore the Sherpa Culture and tradition in the village. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4 Trek from Chisapani to Kutumsang. Overnight at tea house
First a descent through green fields to arrive at the Pathi Bhanjhyang and the Gul Bhanjhyang. A climb uphill through the ridge will take us to a pass. Finally, a downhill hike from the pass will take us to the village of Kutumsang. Along the way, we will be able to see the Langtang mountains. Overnight at tea house.
Day 5 Trek from Kutumsang to Thadepati. Overnight at tea house
We will fill our bellies and then climb out of the Kutumsang village on steep path through the fir and rhododendron forest. Hike up and up until we cross an area with no settlement. From there, it is an easy trek to Yurin Danda and to Thadepati. Overnight at tea house.
Day 6 Trek from Thadepati to Tarkeghyang. Overnight at tea house
Descent all the way down and cross the Melamchi Khola. Then, trek up through several Sherpa settlements to arrive at the Tarkeghyang village. After lunch, we will explore the village and its monasteries. The village is home to one of the oldest monasteries of the region. If you are wondering when we are going to reach Helambu, then don’t worry, we already have. Tarkeghyang is popularly known as Helambu because of the Helmu caste in this region. Overnight at tea house.
Day 7 Trek from Tarkeghyang to Sermathang. Overnight at tea house
An easy walk today. Through the forests and rivers, we will ascent a little to the wide valleys of Parachin and Gangyul. A flat walk from Gangyul will take us to the village of Sermathang. Explore the monastery at the top of the village. Overnight at tea house.
Day 8 Trek to Melamchi Pul and drive to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel
Another easy day for us as we will descend to arrive at the Melamchi Pul Bazaar. The village is filled with Sherpa people and their typical cultural norms and values. From here, we will drive back to the capital city and rest for the time being. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9 Final Departure
Our representative will guide you to the international airport and bid you adieu.