While searching for a new and attractive destination for the tourists, recently the Tamang Heritage trail Langtang, Rasuwa has been found one of the best trekking routes near about 120km north to Kathmandu with an unparalleled combination of natural beauty and cultural riches. It is untouched by roads; the area offers a life unfolding experience.
The main inhabited here are Tamang and Sherpa, whose origin and culture remains hundreds of years back. The people, craftsmanship, dress, traditionally built stone houses and the beautifully carved wooden porches reflect the solitude and the serenity of the Himalayan scenery make this area ideal model trekking destination in Nepal. Historical places like Rasuwagadi, religious attractions like Tatopani, Parbati Kunda etc are the additional features of this new route. A trekking here is supposed to be home staying a unique experience or tented camp benefiting and promoting the locals.
The trek starts with a drive to Dhunche and further to Shyabrubensi and finally goes to Briddim. The route ranges from 1467m altitude of 3165m and has variety of tropical, subtropical, temperate and subalpine vegetation a home of elusive snow leopard and red panda, Nepal homestay village trek, Rasuwagadhi trail, trekking to Rasuwa/Briddim, Rasuwa Tamang heritage trek, Nepal cultural/religious/historical experience trek, Tented camp trek, new trekking area destination in Nepal.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport and transferred to the hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu-Syabrubensi 8-9 hrs ride in a wheezing bus.
Day 03: Trekking to Goljung 3:30 hrs stay at community lodge and enjoy a family environment.
Day 04: Trekking to Gatlang 3:00 hrs stay at community lodge and experience local hospitality.
Day 05: Trekking to Tatopani 6:00 hrs stay at community lodge and enjoy being with local families and their tradition.
Day 06: Trekking to Thuman 5:30 hrs stay at community lodge and enjoy the cultural things of the Tamang people of the region.
Day 07: Trekking to Rasuwagadhi 5:00 hrs stay at community lodge and enjoy the borderland with Tibet and old headquarter of the district.
Day 08: Trekking to Briddim 6:00 hrs stay at community lodge and enjoy the last homestand typical local villages.
Day 09: Trekking to Syabrubesi 3:00 hrs stay at hotel/guest house and enjoy the modernity with probably hot water and delicious meals.
Day 10: Drive back to Kathmandu 7-8 hrs via same road way.
Day 11: Kathmandu.
A full day sightseeing tour in the Kathmandu Valley. In the evening join the farewell dinner.
Day 12: Departure.
- Arrival/departure transfer.
- The tour guide, entrance fees.
- hotels with breakfast, in Kathmandu and village homestay experience.
- private transport as per the tour itinerary.
- Entry visa fees and International airfare.
- lunch/ dinner, personal expenses e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills etc.
- travel/medical and rescue insurance.
- optional trips.
- sightseeing if homestay and tips.
Well broken-in walking shoes, thick socks, light socks, sandal or light shoes.
Down or fiber filled waterproof jacket and trousers, sweater or fleece jacket, underwear, warm and cotton trousers or jeans, shirts and T-shirts, shorts, long underwear, towel, wool hat, sun hat, gloves, pancho.
Sleeping bag (4 seasons), trekking hold all or stash sack with lock, day pack, water bottle, sun cream, sunglasses, flashlight with spare bulbs and batteries, lip salve.
Insect repellent, diary, toilet paper roll, laundry soap, pocket knife, sewing kit, camera, energy dry food, cards and personal medical kit.