Langtang Valley Trek is one of the nearest trekking destinations from Kathmandu. It is an unparalleled combination of natural beauty and culture riches of the native Tamangs. Langtang situates about 132km north of the Kathmandu valley close to the border with Tibet and China. The route takes to the Langtang National Park ; the first National Park of Nepal situating between view of the Himalayan range to the north, dominated by Langtang Lirung (7,245 m), the highest peak in the area, and smaller peaks to the south – Chimse Danda (ridge), Ganja La pass (5,122 m), Jugal Himal and Dorje Lakpa (6,989 m).
Langtang Trek initiates from Syabru Besi. It provides a way to peaceful Oaks-Rhododendron-hemlock and thick dense forest. After ascending an old moraine, snowy peaks suddenly loom ahead and the gorge opens into a U-shaped glacial valley prime yak pasture. Spring and autumn season is the best suited time to trek here because of the blossom beautiful flowers and berberis attractions. Langtang (3300m), the bigger of the two, makes a good place to spend an extra night and acclimatize, while Kyanjin Gompa (3750m) boasts a small monastery, a cheese “factory” (fabulous yoghurt) and a cluster of chalet-lodges which fill up early in high season.
Outline Itinerary (Langtang Valley Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi (1460m.) drive – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 03 : Trek to Lama Hotel (2470m.) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 04 : Trek to Langtang village (3500m.) walk – Duration: 5.5 hrs
Day 05 : Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3960m.) walk – Duration: 4 hrs
Day 06 : Trek to Lama Hotel (2470m.) walk – Duration: 6-7 hrs
Day 07 : Trek to Syabru Bensi (1460m.) walk – Duration: 5 hrs
Day 08 : Syabru bensi to Kathmandu drive – Duration: 7 hrs
Day 09 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this Langtang Valley Trek if you are interested for other activities like Sightseeing, Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.
Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.