11 Days Tamang Heritage Trekking

Explore Tamang culture, heritage and faces walking through the heart of the Tamang settlement with Tamang Heritage Trekking

This 11 Days Tamang Heritage Trekking starts from Kathmandu with drive to Sybrubesi from where the trek begins exploring typical Tamang settlements and villages like Gatlang, Tuman, Bridim with extension trek to Langtang valley and Kyinjin Ghompa. In addition to this the entire trekking trail offer rewarding view of Langtang mountain range, Ganesh Himal, Sanjen and Kerung Himal.

Tamang people in Nepal have their own distinct culture, language and religion. They are the indigenous inhabitants of the Himalayan regions of Nepal. Most of the Tamangs follow Bon form of Buddhism. Flags and colorful printed by Buddhist mantra, holy words and clothes are put in different places in the village. Tamang have a dance called Tamang Selo that is performed to the Damphoo instrument, also known as Damphoo Dance, having a brisk movement and rhythmic beat peculiar to Tamangs. Most Tamangs are farmers, engaged in agriculture.

11 Days Tamang Heritage Trekking offers opportunity to explore Tamang villages, culture, Lifestyle with excellent view of Langtang mountain range, Ganesh Himal, Sanjen and Kerung Himal.

We organize trekking in all parts of Nepal. Especially for “Tamang Heritage Trekking” we will provide experience license holder Tamang guide from local area to give insight knowledge about rituals, traditions and lifestyle.

Duration:  11 Days

Primary Activity: Langtang Trek

Group Size: 1 & above

Country: Nepal

Arrival on: Kathmandu

Departure from: Kathmandu

Trip Grade: Moderate

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Local Lodges/Tea House


Max Altitude: 3870 meters

Day 01: Morning, pick-up from your hotel and transfer to Bus station to board public bus. Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1,550m / 8-9 Hours Drive). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 02: Start your trek from Syabrubesi to Gatlang (2,200m/5 hours walk). Enr-ute visit Gljung Village which offers views of the Ganesh Himal, Shishapangma, Langtang Lirung and others. Gatlang is a small village on the hillside with traditional stone houses. ). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 03: Today trek from Gatlang to Tatopani (2607m/6 hours walk). Enjoy your free time at Hot spring. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 04: Trek from Tatopani to Thuman (2,400m) visiting typical Tamang settlements of  Brimdang and Nagthali. Here, we enjoy the mesmerizing views of Langtang, Sanjen,Kerung and Ganesh Himal. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 05: Trek from Thuman to Briddim (2,345m/6 Hours Walk). Briddim is a Tibetan Buddhist village, ideally located on the lap of the Langtang Himal. Here, we visit the Dukchu Gomba monastery. In Briddim, we notice that most of the houses are built by stones and are inhabited mostly by people of Tibetan origin. Briddim in fact, resembles a typical Tibetan village on this side of Tibet. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 06: Trek from Briddim to Lama Hotel (2470m/6 Hours Walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 07: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3,430m/7 Hours Walk). Explore this typical village on own pace. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge


Day 08: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3,870m/4 hours) crossing several stone mani with Buddhist prayers en-route. Check-in at local lodge. Explore Kyanjin Ghompa which offers excellent panorama of Langtang Himalayan range, Glaciers and Icefall from close distance. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 09: Today you will return by same trekking route to Lama Hotel (2,380m/5 hours). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 10: Trek to Sybrubesi and check-in at local lodge. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at local Lodge


Day 11: Drive back to Kathmandu by local bus. Upon arrival, drop at your hotel.


Service Includes:-


  • 10 Nights/11 Days Tamang Heritage Trail trek using Local Lodges
  • All Meals (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner & tea/Coffee) during trek
  • Kathmandu/Sybrubesi/Kathmandu transfer by local bus
  • Necessary bus station transfers in Kathmandu
  • English speaking trekking guide escorting from Kathmandu for 11 days trek
  • Necessary porter as required (2 Clients = 1 Porter) for 11 days trek
  • Langtang National Park Fee as applicable
  • TIMS fees as applicable
  • Trekking Equipments such as sleeping bag, rain coat, water bottle & down jacket etc.
  • First Aid box
  • Guide’s/Porter’s:- Food, Lodge, bus, day wages, insurance, equipment etc.
  • Trekking map
  • Government taxes as applicable

Service Excludes:-

  • Soft and Hard table drinks such as: Coke, Beer, Mineral water
  • Dessert (chocolate etc..)
  • Hot shower and boiled water for drinking
  • Personal traveling insurance
  • Hotel and meals in Kathmandu but can be arranged on request
  • Personal telephone calls and laundry services
  • Tips
Name of the client Travel Date Nationality Service Rating*
Mark Hsu 13 Sep 2010 China Excellent
Shalu Lamba 8 Sep 2011 India Excellent
Jacqui Rehman 25 Oct 2011 Australia Excellent
Richard Wales 01 Mar 2013 UK Excellent
Kelly Clark 09 Apr 2014 USA Excellent
Holly Walker 12 Oct 2015 Belgium Excellent
Peter Richard 18 Mar 2016 UK Excellent
Shanti Valentino 20 Apr 2016 Italian Excellent