This tour combines culturally and historically important sites with a short hike in the Langtang region (at the border of Langtang National Park). In addition you get to experience the countryside lifestyle in Dadhikot and Balthali.
The Tamang Heritage Trail takes you to the authentic Tamang culture in local mountain villages. This is perfect to get acquainted with trekking in the Nepalese Himalayas. The level of the trekking is light to medium. You get all aspects for a perfect trek: beautiful nature, splendid views, authentic villages, rice fields and an immersion in the Tamang culture.
For those looking for a trek far away from mass tourism, this is a good choice. All overnight stays are in trekkers lodges. All seasons are possible for this trek, though summer (monsoon) season can be cloudy and wet.
Culture and religion are thoroughly explored in Patan and Kathmandu. where also Boudhanath stupa and Pashupatinath will be visited. Both great and important shrines annually visited by thousands of pilgrims. Boudhanath is a large Buddhist stupa and the center of Tibetan culture in Kathmandu. Pashupatinath is a Hindu cemetery and temple, also known as The Temple of Living Beings. Both religions go side by side in Nepal.
Bhaktapur is a quiet town in the Kathmandu valley, protected world heritage and also known for its pottery, woodcarvings, works of handmade paper (lokta) and king’s curd.
The last three nights, you can enjoy the local life in Dadhikot, hometown of the Ganesh Trekking team.
The standard price of this trek is based on local transport. If desired, you can also use private transport from your hotel to the starting point of the trek and back. Ask us about the price.