Helambu trekking lies in the northeast Kathmandu valley, situated in the Langtang region. This is short and easy trekking but there is a Surprisingly amount of uphill walking. Designed for those who have limited time Holidays. It’s not as well known and popular as some other trekking route in Nepal. Trek passes through the Shivapuri Nagarjun national park. The high point of this trek is called Tharepati. (3650m).
Helambu trek is easily accessible from the capital city of Kathmandu, offers magnificent snow-capped mountain views Dorje Lakpa, Ganesh Himal, Gaurishankar, and Annapurna Himalayan range. This area of the people here, hold claims to Tibet, and so many of them look more Tibetan than Nepalese. There will be lots of monasteries, waterfalls, pine and rhododendron forests along the way. Glacier Adventure Company carefully design itinerary make your holidays unforgettable. We have many successful records with Helambu trekking.
This above Itinerary is a guideline and a standard pattern of what we provide. Our trips can be customized in your interest to accommodate your specific requirements. We also arrange Helambu trekking without sightseeing and hotel arrangements.
NOTE: During the trips, weather conditions, local politics, transportation or multiple other factors. They are beyond our control, can changes itinerary. However, Unlikely that itinerary would be substantially altered, if necessary, Group leader will decide the best alternative, they considering the best one of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything best. we minimize its special effects but we cannot be responsible for the results of delays.
Trekker’s safety is our paramount concern while trekking with Glacier Adventure. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary. Helambu trekking is located in the Langtang region. Glacier Adventure can’t guarantee it such as weather conditions, availability of porter and the health team members can all contribute to change. The guide will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.
Glacier Adventure hosts the Pre-trip meeting in Kathmandu 2nd day itinerary. Trekkers introduce with trek leader. We will provide an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about Helambu Trekking. The pre-trip meeting covers personal equipment, acclimatization, and to introduce you to another team member. Glacier Adventure hopes pre-trip meetings have excellent, informative, supportive, and fun.
Glacier Adventure’s Helambu trekking itinerary is focus rules AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) when going up too fast cause a medical condition serious enough to kill. The higher mountain area is less oxygen in the air. The trekkers want to make safe Helambu trekking. Their body needs some days to rest in the less air environment. Especially, travelers need to know the heart, lungs/blood diseases to consult their doctor before leaving home. Glacier Adventure’s itinerary designed to try to prevent AMS as much as possible. It is important to remember that some people are more susceptible than others.
Physical Condition & Experience Requirements
Normally, Helambu trekking is a remote mountain in the Langtang region. This is suitable for physically fit walkers. The traveler must be in good health and physical condition. Most parts of treks five to six hours walk, but some days are seven hours. It is a good idea; prepare yourself in the lead-up to your trip with some regular exercise. The best form of which has long walked in the hill area. Technical experience is not required, hiking experience is an advantage, but the most important thing is a positive attitude and a generous amount of determination. If you have any pre-existing medical conditions, it is vital you let us know the details of these before setting Also, before coming to Nepal it's important to consult your doctor regarding vaccination and any other medical concerns the trip may raise. “Medical and emigration expenses are your responsibility.”
When traveling with Glacier Adventure. Trekkers must be fully insured, including Air rescue, Air ambulance, and treatment service. Has an accident? Trekkers should be careful in choosing a policy; however, some make special exceptions for adventure travel. Please note that Glacier Adventure doesn’t arrange any insurance.
Glacier Adventure staffs try to make successful, enjoyable, and memorable in your Helambu trekking. They are innocent, helpful, experienced, and Careful. Your trip leads from the best and most professional leader. He had a long experience. He has knowledge of the Culture, Ecosystem, flora and fauna, geography, and history of Nepal. Glacier Adventure’s leader trained in the following things
Trekking guide training.
First aid course.
Trekking is an adventure. Porter’s job is a hard-working job. They carry trekker suppliers and baggage that makes a journey easy and comfortable in the remote mountains in the Langtang region. We ensure all our porters are well trained, well paid. Porters who become sick are treated with the same care and attention as team members and we have previously used helicopters at Tour expense to rescue porters in dangerous situations. For the porter's sake, we require all trekkers to keep their bag weight of 15 to 20kg. We support the work of the International Porter Protection Group (IPPG), Provides help and advice to those organizations to improve the working conditions of the porters on whom we depend.
All accommodations for Helambu trekking are twin sharing basic included in the trip cost. The trip based on, standard service and Standard hygiene food. There are two types of accommodations on the trip. Standard tourist hotel in Kathmandu and during the treks, Trekkers spends standard Guesthouse which one normal room with wooden beds and foam mattress. Glacier Adventure also provides the attached bathroom where is possible. Some places are only having shared shower/washing and toilet facilities. We always try to provide good rooms in all places.
We will easily organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date
My wife and I have been to Nepal many times. Over the past years Glacier Adventure have provided several treks for us and family members, including Manaslu, Annapurna Base Camp, and Helambu, all of which have been a most enjoyable experience. We can recommend the professional service that Tilak provides and the security one feels when trekking in these magnificent mountains with a guide who is knowlegable and experienced such as Tilak.
By Jarle Raiman , New Zealand