Langtang valley trek, located within Central Himalaya in between Ganesh and Jugal Himal ranges. Which forms a barrier between 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 peak, 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 for the unique traditions and way of life of the Tamang and Bhotia communities 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.
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 exploring 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.
Exercising and running regularly 2-3 months before the trek date is a good idea to increase your stamina. Past trekking experience is not mandatory though it is definitely useful. If you suffer from heart, blood-related diseases, and lung problems, consult your doctor before booking a trekking date and let us know. hiker Himalaya treks company's first priority is your safety, also easy making sureness your dream.
The cost of the Langtang trek includes three meals, accommodation, a permit card, a guide-porter fee, and a transportation fee. Hiker Himalaya Treks also guarantees pedestrian satisfaction, standard service, and financial transparency. Also, check out the included and excluded features in the package cost.
The most common Nepali food is typical Nepali pulses, rice, and vegetables, but also common international food (Chinese, Italian, Continental, Indian, etc.). You will be provided with the best food available according to the menu. There will also be a welcome and farewell party on our behalf.
Important Items: Airline tickets; Valid passport; 2 extra passport size photos; Photocopy of your passport; Insurance paper; Dollars, Pounds, or Euros in cash for purchasing a Nepalese visa at Kathmandu airport, for paying at restaurants and hotels, for gratuities, snacks and to purchase your own drinks and gifts; Credit Card (Visa/ Master Card) for withdrawing cash from cash machines if needs.
For Head: Sun Hat; Bandana or head scarf; Headlamp with extra batteries; Sun Glasses with UV protection.
For Upper Body: Shirts (1 half sleeve and 2 long sleeves); Lightweight thermal tops; Fleece Jacket or Wool Sweater; Wind Cheater jacket; Down Jacket
For Lower Body: 1 pair of lightweight thermal bottoms; 1 pair of fleece or woolen trousers; 1 pair of waterproof shell pants and 1 pair of hiking trousers.
For Hands: 1 pair of lightweight wool or fleece gloves and 1 pair of lightweight poly liner gloves.
For Feet: 2 pairs of thin inner socks; 2 pairs of poly or wool socks; 1 pair of Hiking boots (sturdy soles, water-resistant, ankle support); 1 pair of running shoes and/or sandals.
Other Useful Items: 1 sleeping bag (good to -20 degrees C or 28 degrees F); Rucksack and Travel Bags; 1 large duffel bag; A small daypack/backpacks for carrying your valuables; Small padlocks for duffel- bags; 2 large waterproof rucksacks covers (optional); Digital camera; 2 water bottles (1 liter each); disposable rubbish sacks; Toiletries: 1 medium-sized quick-drying towel; Toothbrush/paste; Multi-purpose soap; Deodorants; Nail clippers; Face and body moisturizer; Tissue /toilet roll; hiking poles, snack food (chocolate/ biscuits); umbrella; reading book or pack of cards (for leisure time during trekking).
Medical: Your daily taking medicine if any; small personal first aid kit; Aspirin, plasters (band-aids); Sunscreen; lip balms; Anti-diarrhea pills; Anti-headache pills; A cough and/or cold medicine; Anti-altitude sickness pills: Diamox or Acetazolamide; Stomach antibiotic: Ciprofloxacin.
The Langtang Valley Tour begins from Kathmandu valley so you will fly to Kathmandu. You will be picked up from the Tribhuvan International Airport and transferred to your respective hotel. You will be offered a warm welcome dinner with Nepali meals and drinks.
Meals: At Restaurants, Accommodation: Three-star category Hotel in Kathmandu, Distance: 5 Kilometers from Airpot to Thamel
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.
Meals: Breakfast and welcome Dinner, Accommodation: Three-star category Hotel in Kathmandu
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.
Meals: Breakfast at Kathmandu Hotel, Lunch, and dinner, Accommodation: Guesthouse in Syabrubesi, Distance: 123 Kilometers
This day is the first of your trekking days for the Langtang Valley Trek. The trek for today is relatively easier than on 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.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner, Accommodation: Teahouse in Lama Hotel, Distance: 12.6 Kilometers
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 and 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.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner, Accommodation: Teahouse in Langtang Village, Distance: 14.3 Kilometers
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.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner, Accommodation: Teahouse in Kyangjin, Distance: 7 Kilometers
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.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner, Accommodation: Teahouse in Kyangjin, Distance: 3-4 Kilometers
On this day, you will take the path that leads toward 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.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner, Accommodation: Teahouse in lama hotel, Distance: 22 Kilometers
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.
Meals: Breakfast at Kathmandu Hotel, Accommodation: Guesthouse Hotel in Syabrubesi, Distance: 12.6 Kilometers
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.
Meals: Breakfast at Syabrubesi Hotel, Accommodation: Three-star category Hotel in Kathmandu, Distance: 123 Kilometers
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.
We trust you made some incredible memories with us. Thank you, and have a safe journey home.
Meal: Breakfast Included.
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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.
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.