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"Wanting to witness the unique culture of Tamangs and Tibetans, which is not found anywhere else in Nepal along with along with spectacular views of Ganesh Himal, Jugal Himal, Dorje Lakpa, and Manalsu, then Tamang Heritage Trek is the best option for you."
Tamang Heritage Trek is a new trekking trail in Langtang region. Located very near from Kathmandu, it has become as popular as other Gosainkunda-Helambu and Langtang Kyanjin Gompa treks in Langtang region. The trail has some distinct features. Since it is a new trial, it is much less crowded than other Langtang trekking trails, with the magical landscape making it perfect for someone looking for solitary. The trail offers magical views of the snow-capped mountain like Ganesh Himal, Jugal Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Manalsu as well as Shishapangma. The houses here are made of stone and wooden slate roofs from the local many of which were destroyed during the 2015 earthquake. One of the important attractions of this trek is a visit to Rasuwagadhi, the defence for that straddles right in the Nepal-Tibet border. The trail is dotted with monasteries, stupas, lakes, and caves.
Tamang Heritage Trek begins with a drive to Syabrubesi. From here, you will trek to Gatlang where you will see Tibetan culture, historical monastery, a house with wooden roofs, gorgeous landscapes, and a stunning view of Langtang Lirung(7245m). Further, you will trek towards Tatopani, which offers natural hot spring. Leaving Tatopani behind, you will trek to Nagathali village, which will welcome you with captivating views of mountains. Staying a night here, you will continue trekking towards Thuman and to Timure where your journey will end. Nex day, you will drive back to Kathmandu having your last breakfast watching enchanting sceneries.
Tradition & Culture in Tamang Heritage Trekking region
Tamang Heritage Trek hosts a unique culture of Tamangs and Tibetans, which is not found anywhere else in Nepal. The Tamang community of Tamang Heritage Trek shares a cultural affinity with their Tibetan people. Villages like Gatlang, Goljung, Briddim, and Thuman are best examples of Tamang culture reflected in their costumes, cuisines, language, and hospitality.
The trek allows you a rare insight into Tamang shamanism, Bon culture, and the history of Nepal and Tibet. Every year Gatlang and Goljung showcase the re-enactment of the war that took place between Nepal and Tibet.
Tamang Heritage Trek difficulty
Tamang Heritage Trek is a short and easy trek in the Langtang region of Nepal. You don’t need to have prior trekking experience to go on this trek. Anyone with normal health can easily do Tamang Heritage Trekking without having any problems. However, you will have to walk 5 to 6 hours each day, therefore, good stamina is definitely required.
Why trek with Annapurna Trekking Agency?
We, Annapurna Trekking Agency are a team of professional women trekkers and travellers who have mapped every trekking trails of Nepal. We organize exclusive journeys to different regions of Nepal. Our guests are like our family, and we make sure they are always having a good time with us in Nepal. We are known with all the difficulties one can have during the trek, therefore, we always strive to present comfortable journeys.