Langtang Valley Trek

Trip Description

 Langtang valley trek is one of the popular and frequently organized trekking packages in Langtang region. This valley is nestled between Langtang Lirung (7,246 m) and Dorje Lakpa (6,966 m) peak. Langtang valley trekking is the nearest trekking destinations from Kathmandu valley, located approximately 130 km away from Kathmandu valley at Nepal and Tibet (China) border. During the trek, you will be fascinated with amazing views the mountains primarily of Langtang Lirung (7,245 m) the highest peaks in the area and a number of small peaks to the south Chimse Danda (ridge), Ganjala Pass (5,122 m), Jugal Himal and Dorje Lakpa (6989 m).

Langtang valley trek begins with short drive from Kathmandu to Dhunchhe, ends at Kyanjin gompa(3784m).  alongside of Trisuli River and Trishuli Bazaar, and continues to Syabrubensi, the beautiful village of Tamang  ethnic communities The majority of people living in this area are Tamang peoples whose religious practices, language and dress are much more similar to Tibetans and Sherpa. Birds and botanical life are equally impressive, all set against the backdrop of the magnificent Himalaya. The vegetation found here is alpine and in high altitudes lays alpine pastures. Trekking in Langtang is best during spring and autumn but it can be done on all seasons except on mid winter.

 

 

 

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, pick up from airport on private/tourist vehicles´ and transfer to hotel of your choice and rest.

Day 02: Kathmandu valley full day sightseeing tour with English speaking guide this includes major historical and cultural sites i.e. Pashupatinath temple, Patan durbar square, Kathmandu durbar square, swoyambhu(monkey temple) etc. Shopping and preparation for trek (you can buy trekking gears at thamel on cheap price)

Day 03: 6 7 hour drive to Syabrubesi(1435m) by private jeep or land cruiser. Twisting and turning high mountain roads of Rasuwa district via Dhunche. Trek to thulosyabru(2210m) which takes two hours. The syabru village is old village of Inherited by tamang and Sherpa.

Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel (2470m). It takes 5 6 hours. Trail passes through forest of Pines, Oaks and Bamboos, along the Langtang River. Descend till Bamboo(1970m) lunch at Bamboo and direct ascend towards Rimche(2540m) lama hotel is the next settlement after Rimche.

Day 05: Trekking to Langtang Village situated at altitude of 3470m. Trekking to Langtang Valley takes about 6 7 hours. Langtang is a small village of tamang community with good amount of lodges and tea houses. Uphill for first two hours on forest of Rhododendrons, bamboos, giant firs and pines trees till Riverside(2769m) and mostly gentle via high grassland and pastures until Langtang.

Day 06: 3 hours trek to Kyanjin Gompa at the altitude of 3784m. Kyanjin is a tiny Monastery village at foots of Langtang lirung. It is surrounded by Snowy peaks with breathtaking landscapes. It is the last human settlement and gateway to Yala peak, Lirung, Gangchenpo, etc. Hike to kyanjin ri(4773m) for best view of langtang lirung, lirung glacier, Gangchenpo,yala peak, Ganja la himal etc.

Day 07: Hike to Langshisha(4200m) and langtang glaciers, packed breakfast at Langshisha. Trek back to kyanjin gompa. You can witness huge glaciers, beautiful Clear River, yak pastures, picturesque Mountain View of Dorje lakhpa, Ganja la range. You will enjoy easy walk along the river beach, base of mountain, magnificent background .The round trip takes around 6 7 hour walking duration excluding rest time.

Day 08: Trek to lama hotel (2470m) which takes around 5 6 hours overnight at camp or tea house. Day walking is mostly descent all the way to lama Hotel through Langtang, Thangsyap, chamki, Ghodatabela etc.

Day 09: Trek to syabrubesi and overnight stay at good Hotel. Syabrubesi is small buisness town of this region with fair population of Tamang, Brahmin, Chhetri, Sherpa, etc. It takes 4 6 hours.

Day 10: Drive Back to Kathmandu via trishuli kakani road which takes 6 8 hours. Free in evening for personal activities and shopping around Thamel.

Day 11: Departure to International airport or continue your stay and programs in Nepal.

Please Note:

If the above schedule does not meet your need and interest, we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.

Trip is possible to conduct in any time if the group size has two or more pax.

Cost Includes

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up / drop & transfer by private car / van/ Haice. (Depend on group size).
  • Three night´s accomodation in Kathmandu twin sharing bed and breakfast basis. 
  • Kathmandu city tours, tour guide and private car / van
  • Meals breakfast, lunch and dinner with tea & coffee during the trek (You may choose in Menu)
  • Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek
  • One highly experienced helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and insurance.
  • All necessary ground transportation by bus/ car/ van Trek. (We could provide you private vehicle Kathmandu to Dhunche/ Syabrubensi on your require)    
  • First aid medical kit.
  • Langtang national park permit.
  • TIMS card Fee- Trekkers´ Information Management System
  • Government taxes & office service charge.
  • All program according to itineraries on full board.
  • Rescue service arrangement in emergency case, only if your condition requires the rescue (but clients need to pay from their rescue covered Travel insurance)

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you can obtain a visa easily up on your arrival in Nepal´s airport Kathmandu)
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  •  International Airfare and Airport Taxs.
  • All sightseeing entry fee.
  • Any kind of Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks (cold drinks coke/ fanta/ can juice and mineral water) (Hot drinks boiled drinking water and Hot shower)
  • Dessert chocolates personal shopping, laundry, phone call internet camera battery charging.
  • Personal trekking equipment Travel /Medical insurance and helicopter rescue, personal expenses.
  • Tips and gratitude (The Tipping is appreciated, but not mandatory)
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on price including section.