Helambu Trek


This is a good trek for people who don’t have much time in Nepal. It is an 8-day long trek which starts in Kathmandu itself, but can be completed in as little as 5–6 days. The normal trailhead starts off at Sundarijal and goes past Chisopani,Yolmo, Kutumsang, Magin Goth, Tharepati, Malemchigaun and Yolmo, Tarke Gyang. After which you have the option of two roads one is the footpath via Sermathang or the bus routh via Kiul Takpa Kharka. Kashye Both ways ultimately meet at Melemchi where you can take a bus back to Kathmandu.

Another variation is the reverse of this trek. The maximum height reached during the trek is about 3650m

Fact Of The Trek

Tour Destination: Helambu Trek
Duration: 10 days.
Activities: Trekking, City Tour.
Minimum altitude: 3490m.
Best Time to Travel: Jan, Feb, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, Oct, Nov, Dec
Accommodations: Tea-house (Lodge to Lodge).
Transport: Car / Van.


Day One

Your arrival to Tribhuwan International Airport, you will be met by our Airport Representative, and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day Two

Full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley (Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath, Swayambhu, and Kathmandu durbar square). Overnight at hotel.

Day Three

Drive Kathmandu to Sundarijal and trek to Chisopani (2300m).

Day Four

Chisopani to Khutumsang (2470m).

Day Five

Khutumsang to Tharepati (3490m).

Day six

Tharepati to Tarke Gyang (2620m).

Day seven

Tarke Ghyang to Sermathang (2620m).

Day Eight

Explore local culture... Overnight at Guest House. B.L.D.

Day Nine

Sermathang to Malemchi Pul Bazar (846m) and drive back to Kathmandu.

Day Ten

Transfer to Airport for your onward Journey. Farewell!

Service Included

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car.
  • Two night’s standard hotel accommodation in Kathmandu at 3 stars level hotel.
  • Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) in trekking for you.
  • All accommodations during the trek.
  • Helambu Trek map.
  • Both ways transportation by bus.
  • An experienced Government licensed holder guide and porter to carry your luggage during the trek.
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipments, transportation, local tax for Guide and porter.
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • All necessary paper works and national park entry permits.
  • Travel & Rescue arrangement.
  • All government taxes and tourist service charge.

Service Excluded

  • Any meals in Kathmandu other than breakfast
  • Travel insurance.
  • International airfare to and from Nepal.
  • Nepal entry visa fee US$ 30 (duration 60 days from date of issue).
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot water, hot shower, cold drinks, laundry, phone call, internet.
  • Tips for guide, porters, driver.
NOTE: Tipping is expected but it is not mandatory.

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