Nepal, the beautiful Himalayan nation has many prodigious trekking routes. Among many such destinations, one of the extremely rewarding places is Langtang Valley.
It is a narrow valley in the south of the Tibetan border and north of Kathmandu. The proximity to the capital makes the region easily approachable. The natural and cultural beauty of the place captivates thousands of tourists each year.
Langtang trek includes exploring areas such as Langtang Valley, Gosainkunda, and Helambu. The three major destinations of the trek offer great variation in nature, ethnic groups, and culture.
This trek merges the visit to the remote and beautiful valley of Langtang with the high held mountain lakes such as Gosaikunda. Similarly, you get to climb the small peaks and explore the holy lakes situated in the lower elevation.
Gosainkunda premises have other pristine lakes to visit Ganesh Kunda and Saraswatikunda, These lakes carry an important belief among Hindu people.
Thousands of Hindu people from different parts of the world visit the lake as a pilgrimage site.
The Rocky and snow capped mountains peaks and the hours of a walk along the alpine and rhododendron forest will amaze you. Along with that, one gets to witness wildlife and nature like never before.
The pristine environment and the serenity of the place will ease all of your worries. You get to visit the holy lakes, beautiful waterfalls, and the opportunity to bathe in hot springs.
Langtang region trek offers excellent views of Himalayan ranges including Ganesh, Gaurishanker, Langtang, Annapurna, Rolwaling range, Manaslu, and even Everest on a clear day.
This journey is pleasant and exciting with enough time to relax and enjoy the beauty of the Himalayas.
The region of the trek falls into Langtang National Park. Thus, one gets to explore the unique biodiversity of the place. The region homes the subtropical vegetation for the most part.
In some parts, you will also witness the rear alpine vegetation. You get to encounter some rare animals such as Red panda, the Himalayan black bear, Musk deer, and Pika during the trek.
The Langtang region is inhabited by Tamangs and Tibetans. They share a similar taste in religion, clothing, and language. You also get to explore the very interesting villages of Sherpas and learn about their lifestyle.
As you live in the typical tea houses, you get to interact with them. Getting to learn about the culture and lifestyle of the mountain people is one of the biggest plus of the trek.
The journey to the Langtang Valley begins from the Kathmandu Valley. About 9 hours of drive from Kathmandu takes you to the place called Syabru Besi.
This is where our trek is. First, we trek to Lama Hotel and then to Langtang village via Ghore Tabela. We will take some rest and explore the Kyangjin Gompa. We then trek down to Thulo Syabru, Kutumsang, Chisopani, and then to Sundarijal.
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Meals- Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
- Welcome and farewell dinner in Nepali restaurant with cultural program.
Accommodation- Kathmandu accommodation in a 4* deluxe hotel with breakfast. - Where 4* is not available we will always book 5* at no additional charge to you, we will never downgrade your accommodation. - Our 4* of choice: Shankar Hotel https://www.shankerhotel.com.np/
Tour guide- An experienced English-speaking trekking guide and porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
- Staff salary, staff insurance costs and transportation as well as staff food and hotels.
Equipment- Trekking duffle bag, tee-shirt and map, all for you to take home .
- Down jacket, sleeping bag (to be returned on completion of trek)
- A comprehensive medical kit. (Carried by your guide)
Government tax and service charge
1, The trek to Langtang is possible during any time of the year. Trekking in the months of autumn (September to November) is prodigious due to the clear sky.
Spring (March to May) is another best month due to the colourful blooms in the forests. Winter trek can be difficult due to the heavy snowfall. Monsoon trek is still possible with the right kind of gear and flexible itinerary.
2, The trek to Langtang is moderately hard. Anyone with sound health and fair physical fitness can complete the trek. Even the inexperienced trekkers can make it.
Langtang trekking region is less crowded than other classic treks like Everest and Annapurna region. So you can enjoy the solitude and beauty of the region all by yourself. This combined trek to Langtang Gosainkunda and Helambu covers different wonders of nature.
3, The tour price is not included extra night accommodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain (due to any reason) other than the scheduled itinerary.
Terms & Conditions
The deposit is fully refundable over 60 days prior to the tour date.
Over 60 days prior to the travel date, no cancellation fee is applied.
All changes are allowed within 46 days of the travel date.
All names, full passport details and required information for the group are due at final payment ( Please log in My Account to complete the information form on our website.)