Langtang Valley Trek
Trip duration: 10 Days
Grade: Moderate Grade Trek
Activity: Trekking and Cultural Tour
Starts/ Ends in: Kathmandu
Trek type: Tea House
Accommodation: Hotel, lodge (tea house)
Transportation: private car or tourist bus
Maximum Altitude: 3870m
Langtang Valley Trek is most popular trekking destination in Langtang region situated near from Kathmandu. Langtang valley also known as the valley of glaciers contains plenty of Himalayan glaciers and mountain peaks enrich with Tamang and Sherpa culture. Langtang Valley trekking offers the stunning beauty of Helambu Valley, mountain lakes at Gosainkunda, the fascinating Langtang National park and the wonderful ice flutes of Gyangchempo.
The Langtang valley passes through Langtang National Park where we have plenty of chances to view some interesting animals and birds like monkeys, pika, musk deer and the danphe, the national bird of Nepal. The Langtang Valley trekking passes through its forests, villages and farmlands of its people.
The Langtang Valley trekking starts from Dhunche or Syabrubesi and passes through Goljung – Chilime – Gatling - Timure - Thurman and Briddim. From Langtang village, the path continues to Kyangjin Gompa which is famous for Yala Cheese Factory on the way. Visiting to the Yala Cheese Factory and the small lakes beyond Yala are worthwhile. Yala Peak climbing is one of the easy trekking peak climbing in Nepal that can be reached within half a day from Kyangjin Gompa. From Kyangjin Gompa, a continuation to the pastures of Langsisa Ri Peak provides the best views of many glaciers. Finally we visit to the holy lake of Gosainkunda while returning back through Syabru, Sing Gompa to a flat terrain. Then we go to south and cross Laurebena Pass at an elevation of 4610m and depart from the Langtang region.
Langtang valley trekking is easy trekking packages in comparing to other trekking in Langtang area which offers adventure as well as cultural experience all the way through arresting panorama of flat meadows, alpine terrain and rhododendron forests.
Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu, you are welcomed by hospitable meeting and then you will be transferred to hotel. Our airport representative will explain briefly the program and preparation for trek.
Day 02: Kathmandu –Dhunche (1966m)
Day 03: Dhunche to Syabu gaun (2581m)
Day 04: Syabru Gaun to Lama Hotel (2470m)
Day 05: Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3430m)
Day 06: Langtang Village to Kyanjing (3870m)
Day 07: Rest Day
Day 08: Kyanjing Gompa to Lama Hotel
Day 09: Lama Hotel to syabru Besi
Day 10: Syabrubesi to Kathmandu drive 7hrs
Day 11: Our representative will drop you to the International Airport (TIA) to assist you for your final departure to your destination or alternatively the next destination
The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. Our trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements
- All airport/hotel transfers
- 2 night hotel in Kathmandu ( Tibet Guest House)
- All accommodation and meals during the trek
- An experienced English-speaking trek leader and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and lodging
- Sleeping bags and duffel dags
- All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS)
- A comprehensive medical kit
- All government and local taxes
- Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu
- Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu
- Travel and rescue insurance
- Tips for guide and porters