Rhododendron Helambu Trekking

9 days

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Raffael Lim

Extremely glad that my friend and I chose this company for my Everest Base Camp trek (12 days) as we didn't have to worry over food, accommodation or getting lost as all the essential details had been taken... Read More

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This trek unfolds in a superb region, very rich in cultural diversity varying according to the altitudes. With terraced fields ( of rice, wheat) on the way, you will pass through numerous ethnically different villages ( Tamangs, Sherpas, Tibetans, Brahmins ) always accompanied by the ever-smiling & welcoming villagers. Immense rhododendrons forests (from 2000m onwards) with 10m high trees blossoming in March/April, and many orchids hanging on the mosses of the trees. An authentic region less touched by tourism. Panoramic views over the majestic Himalayan summits, especially from Tarkhegyang and Sarmathang. Demands a little walking experience a fair physical condition. (1000m of uphill walk on the 1st, 3rd and 4th day).
Day 1. Arrival in Kathmandu, welcome at the airport and transfer to hotel. Hotel included
Day 2. Free day in Kathmandu. Hotel included.
Day 3. Departure from Kathmandu to Sundarijal by Local bus & trek to Chisopani2190m, 4h.
Day 4. Departure from Chisopani to Gul Bhanjyang 2142m, 5h.
Day 5. Departure from Gul Bhanjyang to Thadepati 3490m via Mangengot, 7h.
Day 6. Departure from Thadepati to Melamchigaon 2600m, 4h.
Day 7. Departure from Melamchigaon to Tarkeghyang 2700, 5h.
Day 8. Departure from Tarkeghyang to Sermathang 2550m, 5h.
Day 9. Departure from Sermathang to Gyalthum via Kakani 4h.
Day 10. Departure from Gyalthum to Kathmandu by local bus. Hotel included
Day 11. Free day in Kathmandu. Hotel included.
Day 12. Transfer at airport 3h before of your plane leaving time.

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Duration: 9 days

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