Helambu Circuit Trek

Sunset view from Sindupalchowk Sunset view from Sindupalchowk (photo credit)

A short cultural trek that is a stone's throw away from Kathmandu with good mountain views and traditional Buddhist villages.

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
 
Day 2 A short bus ride takes us to Sundarijal (1350m) where we start the trek. Walk to Chisopani (2251m, 4-5 hrs.)
 
Day 3 Walk to Khutumsang (2450m, 6-7 hrs).
 
Day 4 Trek to Tharepati (3640m) with excellent views of the Langtang Himal.
 
Day 5 Walk downhill through Rhododendron forest to Melamchi Gaun (2530m , 4 hrs.)
 
Day 6 Walk to Tarke Ghyang (2590m, 5-6 hrs)
 
Day 7 Today we stay in Tarke Ghyang and climb Ama Yangri (3771m), a mountain named after a protector deity of the valley. There are excellent views of the Langtang range from the top.
 
Day 8 Walk to Thimbu (1580m, 3 hrs.)
 
Day 9 Bus back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
 
Day 10 Transfer to the international airport.
 
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