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langtang valley trek
Langtang valley Trek
Langtang valley Trek

Langtang valley Trek

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Price starting from

$976 USD 698

per person

Duration

11 days

Max. Elevation

5238m

Group size

2- above

Level
MODERATE
Transportation
private comfortable vehicle and Public bus tickets
Best Season
march-May, September-November
Accomodation
Three-star hotel in Kathmandu and Tea house lodges during the trek
Meals
Breakfast in Kathmandu, and three meals (breakfast+lunch+dinner and cup of tea/coffee) during the trek
Starts at
kathmandu
Ends at
Kathmandu
Trip Route
Kathmandu-Syabrubesi-Langtang Village-Kyangjin RI-Lama Hotel-Syabrubesi-Kathmandu

Highlights

  • Superb views of snow-capped mountains.
  • The rich cultural heritage of the Tamang people and their art forms is depicted in wood carvings of windows.
  • Explore picturesque Tibetan villages, Dance festivals, and unique and age-old weaving traditions.
  • Langur monkeys and dense forest of fir and rhododendron trees bloom in spring.
  • Enjoy the quick succession of distinctive landscapes and climates.
  • Conquer Tsergo RI viewpoint, Yak cheese factory in Kyanjin Gompa.
  • Particularly rich in rare species of animals and plants. 
  • One of the most interesting and varied areas in the Himalayas due to the stretch of mountain chain closest to Kathmandu and easily accessible by road. 

Langtang valley trek, located within Central Himalaya in between Ganesh and Jugal Himal range. Which forms a barrier of Nepal and Tibet / China and the closest accessible route from Kathmandu to enter Tibet. Langtang valley situated within the massive range of Langtang Himal consists of an array of peaks. Includes the main Langtang Lirung at 7,234 m / 23, 734 feet, Langtang-Ri At 7,205 m / 23, 638 feet. Extends to Dorje Lakpa 6,966 m / 22, 854 feet and Loenpo Gang 6,979 m / 22,897 feet. Continues further with Changbu 6,781 m / 22,247 feet and Yansa Tsenji 6,690 m / 21,950 feet. Kyanjin-Ri 6,601 m / 21, 657 feet, Dogpache 6,562 m / 21, 529 feet.The group of peaks includes Langshisa-Ri 6, 427 m / 21, 086 feet, Gangchenpo 6,387 m / 20, 955 feet. All the way to Morimoto 6,150 m / 20, 180 feet, Tsogaka 5,846 m / 19,180 feet. Including Yala Peak at 5,520 m / 18, 110 feet the most popular trekking peaks, towards the south smaller mountain range.

The Langtang Valley Trek is one of the most exciting and culturally captivating treks in the Langtang region of Nepal. The trail leads you to the villages inhabited by Tamang and Bhotia. Along the path, you will see views of mountains like Gang Chhenpo, Langtang Lirung, Surya Peak, Yala Peak, and Sisal Pangma. The Langtang Valley falls in Nepal’s first Himalayan National Park, Langtang National Park which is home to diverse wildlife. From the endangered Red Panda to snow leopards, and the national bird, Danphe, Langtang national park is home to these rare animals. You may also spot Wild Boar, Black Deer, Musk Deer, and more.

Langtang Valley Trek is not just known for its natural beauty and wildlife but also the unique traditions and way of life of the Tamang and Bhotia community living there. Also, the region welcomes you to try the fresh milk products from the yaks raised there. You can visit the famous cheese factory at kyangjin Gompa. There are many attractions in the area that will keep you mesmerized by the grandeur of Nepal. Gosainkund, Helambu Trek is also known as the Langtang region, The Langtang Valley Trek begins from the wonderful Syabrubesi and then heads to Lama Hotel and Langtang village which is one of the first attractions. Eventually, you will reach the highest elevation of 400 m at Kyangjin Ri or 5033m at Tserko Ri before heading back to Lama Hotel, Syabrubisi, and Kathmandu. 

The Routes to Langtang Valley:

Starts from Kathmandu city taking a drive towards Rasuwa district, where Langtang Himal is located, heading due north-west. Drive leads uphill to Dhunche at 1950 m, the headquarter town of Rasuwa area, and the entrance of Langtang National Park. Drive continues downhill to Syabrubesi village where the trek to Langtang Valley begins, next day climb to Lama Hotel. A small settlement amidst forest surrounding, from here the walk continues uphill to Langtang village, then reaching Langtang Valley. Where Kyanjin is situated on a scenic Langtang valley enclosed by an array of peaks on both sides of the valley.

Spending an extra day to explore its beautiful surroundings with a hike to its scenic viewpoint hills of Tserko-Ri and Kyanjin-Ri. After a wonderful time at Langtang valley and Kyanjin settlement, walk back to Syabrubesi with overnights at Lama Hotel. Next, early morning drive on the same route back to Kathmandu, after an enjoyable exciting experience on Langtang Valley Trek.


Important Note

  • If you wish to discuss any aspect of this trip or your suitability for other trips, please contact us.
  • The above itinerary is basically a guideline. If you're not satisfied or have an alternative plan please feel free to discuss it with us.

Trip Itinerary

Day

1
The Langtang Valley Tour begins from Kathmandu valley so you will fly to Kathmandu. You will be picked from the Tribhuvan International Airport and transferred to your respective hotel. You will be offered a warm welcome dinner with Nepali meals and drinks.

Day

2
This is the day set aside for sightseeing and trek preparation. On this day, you will be briefed about the Langtang Valley Trek by the guide who will also offer tips on packing your bag with necessary clothing items. After breakfast, you can head out Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. The valley has a lot to offer from a spiritual, historical, authentic, and natural perspective. If you love ancient history, then you can visit Narayan Hiti Museum, and if you like artwork and culture, then you can visit the courtyards of Bhaktapur, Kathmandu, and Patan. You can also visit the temples of Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, or Swayambhunath if you like to be close to religion and spiritual self.

Day

3
This is the day when you will be driving towards Syabrubesi which is the entrance to our Langtang Valley Trek. The drive is exhilarating since you will spot various green mountains, lush crop fields, rivers, and distant mountain ranges. Syabrubesi is the entrance to many other treks in the Langtang Region. Upon reaching there, you will see a big bazaar and many lodges. Stay overnight at a lodge.

Day

4
This day is the first of your trekking days for the Langtang Valley Trek. The trek for today is relatively easier than other days. You will be heading towards the Lama Hotel through terraced farms and villages. You will be bestowed with views of Langtang Lirung and green forests.

Day

5
This is one of the highlights of your Langtang valley trek since you will be entering the Langtang Village on this day. The well reserved Langtang National park is home to a wide range of flora fauna. The Langtang village is a settlement in somewhat mid of the valley and opens up to Ghoretabla. You can experience the lifestyle of the Tamang and Bhotia communities living in the area. You can taste pure yak cheese, ghee, milk, and other milk products.

Day

6
On this day, you will be leaving Langtang village and heading towards Kyangjin RI or Tserko RI which is the highest elevation of the trek. You will need to take short steps since rushing uphill might get make you have altitude sickness. Throughout the way, you will be offered close up views of the Naya Kanga, Langshisha, Dorji Lakpa, and Langtang Lirung. You might hike towards Tserko RI which sits at an altitude of 5033m. Stay overnight at Lodge.

Day

7
This day has been set aside for resting at Kyangjin RI to avoid falling victim to altitude sickness. You will have mesmerizing views of the Langtang range at a closer distance. You can hike around the nearby areas for better views and also for acclimatizing yourself. Stay overnight at a lodge.

Day

8
On this day, you will take the path that leads towards the Lama Hotel. The path is the same that you have taken before. The views will eventually get imprinted in your mind as you head back to Lama Hotel. The Langtang range will be on full display in the backdrop as you walk past pine, and oak treelines.

Day

9
On this day, you will be taking heading to Syabrubesi; the same place where you began the trek. As it marks the end of your stay n the Langtang region, you can enjoy yourself with your friends at night by enjoying some local meals and drinks.

Day

10
This is the day when you will be leaving the Langtang region and heading towards Kathmandu Valley. The drive back home is relaxing as you will be offered exquisite views of green hills and the distant Himalayas. As you reach Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your respective hotels where you can relax. In the evening, you can head out and excurse the area of Thamel to pick up souvenirs.  Enjoy a lovely farewell dinner with authentic Nepali cuisine.

Day

11
On this day, you will be taking the homeward bound and bidding farewell to the beautiful country of Nepal. You will be dropped off at the Tribhuvan International Airport by our guide. As you head home, you will most certainly recall all the fantastic memories you had in the Langtang  Valley Trek. You can also make further plans for trekking in the Langtang region in the days to come.

Inclusions

  • Airports pick up, drop services by private vehicle.
  • Public bus transportation, Kathmandu- Sayprubesi -Kathmandu.
  • Three-night accommodation Three-star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast/wifi included (Twin share basic).
  • Kathmandu city sightseeing tour guide by private van.
  • Professional English-speaking trekking guide with first aid kit.
  • Porter during the trek (1 Porter between 2 people).
  • Stuff, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment.
  • Three meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch dinner, and cup of tea/coffee).
  • Langtang conservation region Permit.
  • Tea house accommodation during the trek.
  • Tims card (trekking information management system).
  • Tourists’ service charge, vat. 
  • International airfare & Nepali visa fee (See the Visa & Entry Procedure page).
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu.
  • Personal travel insurance (See the travel insurance page).
  • personal expenses (phone. Call, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, bottle or boiled water, hot shower, and trekking person equipment ''See the travel personal equipment page'').
  • Private vehicle, Kathmandu-Sayprubesi-Kathmandu.
  • Kathmandu sightseeing entrance fee.
  • Tips for staff (it is expected).

Complimentary

    • Welcome dinner in  famous Nepali restaurant with  Nepali culture dance program.
    • Langtang valley trekking map.]
    • sleeping bag during the treks, (to be returned after the trip).
    • seasonal fresh fruits during the trek.
    • Trekking Pools (to be returned after completion of the trip).
    • tips for staff ( it is expected).
    • adventure certificate of achievement.

Upcoming Departure Dates

Start Date End Date Offer Price Status
1st Mar, 2022 11th Mar, 2022 USD 976
USD 760
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Frequently Asked Questions

Langtang valley trek is not that tough or difficult, except for a few hours of steep climb and downhill. The grade of trekking is moderate with a slow rise in altitude, as long one takes a slow and steady pace with some rest in between the walk is enjoyable overlooking beautiful views of the dramatic scenery of rolling green hills and snow peaks.

Nearly all seasons of the year except the monsoon wet rainy time of July and August. The best time is spring time where days are clear and fine for views and pleasant walks, chances of rain sometimes in the afternoon. Cold morning and night time, around spring from March to May hills are lively with wild-flowers in seasonal bloom. The next season is autumn from September to November, days are crystal clear for enjoyable walks facing views of beautiful scenery. Cold morning and night time. For this short trek, one can visit in winter times also where most days are clear with chances of snow, much cold morning and late afternoon till night time.

The maximum altitude is 3, 810 m / 10,531 feet high at Kyanjin around Langtang valley, one can reach up above 4,300 m high on the rest day with a hike to Tserko Ri or on top Kyanjin-Ri for the best panorama of the surrounding mountain range and landscapes.

Depending upon from one village to another from simple budget to standard lodge, most lodge with a small nice and clean room with twin beds, the bath and toilets are a common, extra charge for hot bathe or shower. Some lodges high up at Kyanjin have good rooms facing views of snow mountains. Few lodges with attached bath on route trek. Foods are best in nearly all lodges with a comprehensive food menu from Nepali, Tibetan, and Chinese to continental as well Indian.

All treks in Nepal require trekking permits TIMS (Trekking Information Management Systems), which is to be obtained in Kathmandu, where your trekking agents will obtain for you. The other permit is the entrance of National Park, to be obtained at Dhunche town before entering the park premises.

Depending upon how sick is the person, for normal sickness having some medicine prescribed by your doctor, like minor wounds, fever, and headache. For serious person needs to be brought down to a safe area for treatment and rest.

If the person is very serious with high altitude or another sickness, needs to be evacuated by the fastest transport or using helicopter services to bring the sick to Kathmandu hospital. The expenses should be covered by travel and medical insurance.

Reviews

Great trip to Langtang

Great trip to Langtang This is tracking company gave great advice for my trip to Helambu Gosainkunda and Langtang in Oct 2019 I ended up doing the trip with a guide the very kind and helpful I very enough nice one this was an amazing trip so nice mountain and people flowers so nice it was lovely must very nice trip next time I do a trek definitely get in touch with a company highly recommended.

yakadev
India

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