Welcome to Tamang Heritage Trail

It’s not an easy trek by any means, with plenty of steep ups and downs, but days are generally quite short, averaging around five to six hours. If you prefer cultural interactions and homestays over big mountain views, this might be just the trek for you.

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Ruby Valley Trekking 10 Days

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1295m.)Arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), you will be greeted by Nepal Airport Representative, and transfer by private vehicle  to selected hotel.Day 2: Kathmandu to drive  syafru Besi ( 1600m.) 7 hrs.Trek down to Syabru Besi via Sherpa Gaon. The upper part of the trail is more beautiful for the panoramic view of mountains and green hill views. This path is broader and remains sunny through the different Shepra and Tamang villages. The first half part of the trail is gradually down and then the trail does steeply descent to the Syabru Besi.Day 3: Syafru Besi to Gatlang 2337m. 6 hrsA dirt track zig-zags to the west up to Bahun Danda Pass and then down to the Tamang settlement of Gatlang, a cornerstone village on the Tamang Heritage Trail or hike to Gatlang by way of Chawatar. Gatlang is a Tamang village with unique customs and craftsmanship in a magnificent setting. Above lies Parvati Kund, popular during Janai Purnima when thousands of pilgrims are attracted to the sacred pond and nearby temple. Day 4: Gatlang to Somdang 3271 m. 6 hrsThe trail ascends through pine and rhododendron forest to a lunch point of Yuri Kharka before continuing to Khurphu Bhanjyang and then dropping down to the Somdang River, border between Rasuwaa and Dhading districts.Day 5:  Somdang – Pangsang Pass (3842 m) Pangsang Kharka is a viewpoint southwest of Somdang village with a broad panorama of the surrounding terrain. To the north are the soaring peaks of Manaslu and the Ganesh Himal Range. The large meadow is graced with a giant entry gateway and is a sensational location for camping and taking in the breathtaking scenery. The whole Ganesh Himal region is blessed with abundant herbal plants. Day 6 :Tipling rest days .Day 7: Tipling –Sertung- Chalish (1900m.) 4 hrs.Descend to cross the Adha Khola on a box bridge and ascend to the sister villages of Shertung and Chalish, regally overlooking the fertile river valley and abundant fields.Sertung is inhabited mainly by Tamang. The name Shertung means ‘place of gold.Day 8:Chalish- Borang – Darkha Gaun ( 850m) 6 hrs After breakfast trek all the way to Borand and down to Lishne khola (3 ½ hours walking) and trek continue to Percho where stop for lunch and trek continue to Darkha Gaon. Passing through suspension bridges, breath taking views of Ankhu khola.Day 9:  Darkha Gaun – Darkha Phedi – Dhading Besi – KathmanduAfter breakfast trek all the way down to Darkha Phedi taking 45 minutes down hill walk and then take sharing local Jeep with other people and the arrive in Dhading Besi after 3-4 hours rough and tough zig –zags road. Day 10: Final departure

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