Langtang Valley Trek - 8 Days

(Langtang Valley Trek) Langtang National Park was established in 1976 as Nepal’s first Himalayan national park and the country’s fourth protected area. It exceeds an altitudinal range of 6,450 m (21,160 ft) and covers an area of 1,710 km2 (660 sq mi) in the Nuwakot, Rasuwa and Sindhulpalchok Districts of the central Himalayan region encompassing 26 village communities. In the north and east it is linked with Qomolangma National Nature Preserve in Tibet.[1] The western boundary follows the Bhote Kosi and Trishuli Rivers. The southern border lies 32 km (20 mi) north of the Kathmandu Valley.

Langtang valley Trek situated to the North of Kathmandu and is sandwiched between the Himalayan range to the north and a slightly lower range of snowy peaks to the south. This great trek and hike adventure in the Langtang region combines spectacular views of the Himalayas with great cultural insights. Langtang valley Trek is a very interesting trek, journeying through Tamang villages and settlements, rhododendron forests, and spectacular mountain views. This trail is perfect for those adventurers who would like a unique experience to see the traditional, untouched Tamang heritage, customs and lifestyle.

The Tamang people are descendants from Tibet and are not accustomed to many tourists, thus the culture here is virtually untouched. Also, in March and April, the rhododendron forests are in bloom and full of many different species of trees, birds and butterflies. There is also a view point at Goljung pass from where we can see the awe-inspiring views of Langtang and Kerung (Tibet). You might even see bears, leopards, red panda or musk deer on this trek.This recently developed, off-the-beaten-path route combines picturesque landscapes, luring white peaks and scattered ancient villages. This trek will surely full fill your expectation and planning for the love of the Nature and Himalayas, Not to be missed!

  • Witness panoramic views of Langtang Himal Range
  • Experience the mixed Tibetain lifestyles and local Tamang culture
  • Visit a yak cheese factory at Kyanzin Gumpa
  • See the local hand-woven handicrafts

Day 1
Drive Kathmandu–Syabrubensi (1340m)

Breakfast early in the morning at the hotel and pick up by van and drop you to the bus station to drive to Dhunche by local bus. The road is smooth up to Trishuli Bazar which takes 3-4 hrs. Lunch at Kalikasthan and drive to Dhunche. The road from this point is not black-topped and there is Langtang National Park entrance checking point and drive to Syabrubensi.

Day 2
Syabrubensi–Lama Hotel (2480m)

Breakfast will be served to you at your hotel, before starting your hike. We have to hike uphill and cross a suspension bridge over Langtang river which flows below our feet. We will have lunch at Bambo, where we can view the beautiful green environment and white flowing Langtang river. Then we walk through dense alpine, pine, juniper, and rhododendron forests. Look for wild animals! Then we will hike uphill for 15-30 mins to reach our camp at Lama hotel.

Day 3
Lama hotel – Langtang village (3541m)

The trek will be easy and comfortable today, as we hike through flat jungle. We will have our lunch at Ghoda Tabela, then we will continue hiking to our destination walking through the Langtang river side

Day 4
Langtang – Kyanjing Gomba (3900m)

Today it is about 4 hours hiking to Kyanjing Gomba, where we will stay overnight. We will stop for tea and lunch along the way.

Day 5
Kyanjing Gomba – Tserko Ri (5033m)

Early in the morning, we will hike about 5 hours to Tserko Ri, where we can do some sightseeing and have lunch. After lunch we will visit the yak cheese factory.

Day 6
Kyanjing – Lama hotel

We will descend down from the higher altitude to the lower altitude today.

Day 7
Lama hotel – Syabrubensi

We will descend down to Shyabrubensi, which lies in between the high hills to the Langtang river flowing at the bottom of the Bensi.

Day 8
Syabrubensi – Kathmandu

Today after breakfast, we will drive to back to Kathmandu city from Syabrubeni. The drive may take time depending on the road condition.

INCLUDED

  • Airport/hotel pick up and drop off by private car.
  • Langtang National Park permits and TIMS
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff
  • Government licensed, experienced English speaking guide
  • Transportation Kathmandu-Swyabrubesi and Swyabrubesi-Kathmandu
  • All government taxes.
  • Sleeping bags and down jackets for the trek
  • One trekking map per person
  • First aid kit
  • Fresh fruit

NOT EXCLUDED

  • Porter
  • Bar bills and other personal expenses
  • Beverage bills, bar bills, telephone bills and Personal expenses.
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Tips for guide, porter and driver.

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Price From USD $ 800/person
800
Total $ 800 USD

Trip Facts

  • 1-12
  • 4000m
  • Nepal
  • Car / jeep/bus