Developed and Initiated by the “Tourism for Rural Poverty Alleviation Program”, the Tamang Heritage Trail is one of the easily accessible trek routes of Nepal close to Kathmandu Valley. This trekking route is a very short trip of about a week, and it allows the trekkers to discover the beauty of the majestic landscapes as well the culture of the Tamang people residing in this area. The trail offers a sweet blend of nature and human culture.
This trekking region also has a historical significance because the trail was used to connect this region to Tibet into barter salt and mountain goat with foodstuffs. The Tamang people of this region are greatly influenced by Tibetan culture and traditions, they being closer to Tibet. Therefore, you can expect to learn quite a lot of things about Tibetan culture while you go for a trek in this trail.
This trail is also famous for hot springs, and many believe that taking a bath in those springs will heal all of your diseases and make you a healthy and stronger person. The warm hospitality of local people and absolute pristine woodcarvings in their houses makes it a heart-warming trip for everyone. The route also consists of flat meadows, alpine terrain, and rhododendron forests. Moreover, you can expect to spot bears, leopards, red panda, and musk deer that are found in this region. In conclusion, it would not be unfair to say that the Tamang Heritage Trail trek route is a unique trail that offers natural sceneries, cultural knowledge, amazing flora and faunas, and whatnot. It can offer anything one expects to get from a trekking trail.
If you are seeking for a more challenging and longer trekking route in this region, this trip can be customized to be combined with the Classic Langtang Valley Trek, Langtang Helambu Trek, Langtang Gosainkunda Trek, Langtang Ganjala Pass Trek, and Ganesh Himal Trek.
As in most of the trekking trails in the country, the best season to do this route is also spring and autumn. However, this trail can be expedited in winter as well since the route does not fall in high altitude regions.
RECOMMENDED TREKKING GEARS
Trekking without any necessary gear can be very harmful and won’t be easy. No one wants to get hurt in a remote and distant area where there’s no proper health care. So to make your trekking safer and as well as trouble-free, we have enlisted some of the necessary gears that you need to acknowledge before heading for trekking is the highlands.
NECESSARY TREKKING GEARS
Here are some of the trekking gears which will be there to assist us while climbing any kind of mountain trails weather be steep or narrow. These trekking gears are extremely useful and are handy so make sure you have it in your checking list.
• Trekking sticks
• Quick-drying pants and shorts.
• Rainwear (jacket and pants.
• Duffle bags
• Jackets and thermal suit to outcast cold
• Plastic boots and crampons
• Mountaineering ice axes
• Climbing helmets (optional)
It's very necessary to wear the outfit according to the situation and place. So here are some of the essential clothing gears required for trekking.
• Warm, insulated jacket or vest
• Fleece pants
• Warm hat
• Bandana (if necessary)
• Boots or shoes suited to the terrain
• Socks (synthetic or wool)
• Extra clothing (beyond the minimum expectation)
• Spare plastics or Ziplock bags to distinct clean clothes and dirty clothes.
It’s very essential to take your own health and hygiene from the new weather condition. So here are some of the apparatus that might be needed while the trekking period.
• Sanitation trowel (if no washroom)
• Baby wipes
• Sun hat
• Toilet paper
• Urinary products
• Sanitizers and alcohol wipes
To capture moments, to withdraw money, and to trek in a very efficient manner here are some technical gears that should be packed.
• Diaries and Journal to write experiences in words
• Books/GPS navigators
• Credit cards/ATM cards
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