Langtang Valley Trek is short distance trekking from Kathamndu. which is the nearestmountainous region from Kathmandu. It lies to the north of Kathmandu valley and just south of Tibetan border. The Langtang valley is surrounded by high peaks of great appeal. It become famous ever since the British mountaineer Bill Tillman described it as the most beautiful valley in the world. The highest peaks that can be seen in this area are Sisapangma (Tibetan mountain border) Ganesh Himal range, Langtang, Langtang Ri, Dorjelakpa, Langsisa Ri and many more. The Sherpas in this region have traditions and cultures that are different to those in the Everest region. This trek can be customized according to the needs of our clients. The trek starts from Dhunche.
Langtang Valley Trekking (Fact of the Trip)
Trekking Best Season: Spring Season (March, April, May)/Autumn(September, October and November)
Trekking Days: 12 days
Trekking Style: Lodger/Tea House Trek
Trekking Class: Moderate
Trekking Group Size: Minimum Two
Trip Attractions: Kathmandu City, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur, Langtang Ri, Syabrubesi, Kyangjing Gompa, yak Factory and Ganesh Himal.
Activities: Tour and Trekking
Trip Starts: Kathmandu
Trip Ends: Kathmand
Langtang Valley Trekking Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu.
Our representative welcomed you at Kathmandu Airport and transfer to Hotel. He will explain briefly about your trip and free yourself.
Day 02: Trek preparation and Kathmandu Valley Tour.
Sightseeing of world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley including, Kathmandu Darbar square, Swayambhunath Temple , Boudhanath Stupa & Pashupatinath Temple. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi by bus/jeep. 7 hours.
Drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi which takes about eight hours by bus/jeep. Trekking trails head north out of Kathmandu driving through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Syabru Besi passing through Dhunche. While passing along the road at the bank of Trisuli River you catch a glimpse of Ganesh Himal, terraces and green hills. As you pass through Dhunche you feel as if you are heading towards deep land. At the same time, you notice that the road is still under construction. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 04: Trekking from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2500 meters) 5 hours.
Trekking route to Lama Hotel, this crosses through Bhote Koshi and follows the Langtang Khola. This trail is gradually climbs to Bamboo passing through the Landslide area. Afterwards, your trek ascends gently to Ramche (2400meters) through Bamboo (1960meters) which lies at the bank of Langtang Khola. En route trekker can see red pandas, monkeys and bears if you’re lucky. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 05: Trekking from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3307 meters) 5 hours.
This trekking route follows Gumanechok, Ghoda Tabela, it means the Horse Stable. After this trail is gradually and beautiful in the valley with the grazing Yaks. Langtang village is local and old villages along this trekking route and the view from here is more spectacular. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 06: Trekking from Langtang Valley to Kyangjin Gompa (3798 meters) 4 hours.
This trekking route is a short walk but it gives enough for acclimatization. The surroundings are interesting also because of the famous Cheese factory. This beautiful valley is locate in the lap of the Langtang Lirung and other around. Kyangjing Gompa Area is a place to explore the valley and lots of small peaks to climb. Overnight at Lodge or Guest House.
Day 07: Explore Kyangjin Gompa and around here.
Today is a day to rest and explore the area. One can visit the monastery and the cheese factory, walk up the moraine to see the spectacular ice faces and tumbling glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyangjin RI (4350meters) which is highest point of this trek, directly behind the village, for a breath-taking panorama of the Langtang peaks. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 08: Trekking from Kyanjing Gompa to Lama Hotel (2500 meters) 5.30 hours. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 09: Trekking from Lama Hotel to Syabru Bensi (1462 meters) 5 hours. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 10: Drive Syabrubesi to Kathmandu by bus/jeep. 7 hours. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 11: Rest day or shopping in Kathmandu.
Day 12: Departure from Kathmandu