Tamang Heritage Trails Trek
Tamang Heritage trek is one of the vast Tamang indigenous cultures Heritage of Nepal which is Buddhism and Bon Po religious follower area of Langtang Region. This Heritage trek is one of the remote regions and closest with Tibet border “Kerong” Its discovered glory Mountain views and one of the indigenous peoples’ inhabitant region of Nepalese local homestay nature trails trek.
Tamang Heritage Trail is in the Rasuwa district, it was introduced by the Government of Nepal as a part of the Tourism for Rural Poverty Alleviation Program, Rasuwa is situated north of Kathmandu which is approximately 124 km far from the capital. Every day there is a bus and Tata sumo jeep service from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi little town, the starting point of trekking to Langtang valley via Tamang heritage trek.
The Tamang heritage trek route is a completely 11 days itinerary including Langtang valley that passes through backward but culturally rich villages of Goljung, Gatlang, Chilime, Tatopani, Brimdang, Nagthali, Thuman, Timure, Buddhism, and Syabrubesi (TRPAP, 2007, p.37) and inhabited by the Tamangs, one of the ethnic groups of Nepal, whose dense settlement is found in Dhading, Nuwakot, Rasuwa, Kavrepalanchowk, Sindhupalchowk, and in the northern part of Kathmandu.
Tamangs is one of the indigenous communities peoples
The Tamangs are considered as one of the indigenous communities of the hilly region who live between 5,000-7,000 ft high above sea level. The indigenous societies are what ethnobiologist Gary Paul Nabhan terms .cultures of habitat. They are human communities that have a long history of interaction with a particular kind of terrain and its wildlife. Because the natural resources used by indigenous people today are often the same as those used by generations of ancestors indigenous communities tend to misuse these resources with a high degree of cultural significance.
Tamang Heritage trek itinerary is joining with Langtang trek from lama hotel, and it is north part of Kathmandu. Langtang is also the region of primitive Buddhism monasteries, rhododendron forests, bamboo forests, wilderness, waterfalls, snow-capped Himalayas, and many holy lakes.
Tamang Heritage trek also has seen wild animals bears, leopards, red pandas, and musk deer. Discover the rough history of the Tibetan ancestors when traveling through the area. People are involved in agriculture and trade. They prefer a colorful outfit, and their houses are adorned with impressive woodcarvings.
Gatlang village has 400 houses and 3,200 populations, but householders are older peoples, and young kids, this village has nice and fancy hotels, homestay accommodations too for trekkers, mostly villagers are engaged in agricultural activities including raising livestock and trades. but this region Tamang peoples are not much lucrative from the farming crops because of hilly terraces high altitudes and without irrigations land.
Nepal Wilderness Trekking offers competitive costs for the Tamang Heritage Trek with experienced and expert local guides who from the same region, and know better about the region, peoples, cultures, history, and every corner of the region. Our guide leads you all the corner of the Heritage trek and explains to you more about cultures, peoples, and villages.
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