The Helambu Culture Trekking
Helambu is the another trekking route which is situated in Rasuwa District, This trek is ideal for people with less time who do not wish to travel too far from the Kathmandu Valley. Helambu is a lush region to the North of Kathmandu inhabited by Sherpas and Tamang people although the Sherpas of this region differ in their practices from their cousins in the Everest region.
Day 01: Drive, Kathmandu to Sundarijal by private vehicle (30 min drives) and trek to Chisapani (2194 m) – approx 4 to 5 hrs walk.
Day 02: Chisapani / Kutumsangu (2471 m) – approx. 6 to 7 hrs walk
Day 03: Kutumsangu / Tharepati (3600 m.) – approx. 5 to 6 hrs walk
Day 04: Tharepati / Melamchi Gaon (2550 m) – approx. 3 to 4 hrs walk,
Day 05: Melamchi Gaon / Sermathang (2693 m) – approx. 4 to 5 hrs walk.
Day 06: Sermanthang / Melamchi Bazaar (846 m) – approx 4 to 5 hrs walk.
Day 07: Drive to Kathmandu by local bus.