Langtang Valley

Langtang Valley Trekking

  • Trip Duration10 Days
  • Trip GradeModerate
  • Max. Altitude5000m/16403ft.Tserko Ri
  • Cost Starting FromContact Us
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Transportation: Private Transportation
  • Accommodation: Local Mountain Lodge
  • Max. Altitude: 5000m/16403ft.Tserko Ri
  • Min. Group Size: 02 Minimum - 10 Maximum

Highlights

  • Visit local's unique Tamang culture and Tibetan villages.
  • Visit Yak cheese factory in Kyanjin Gompa
  • excellent journey to Langtang Valley through rhododendron forests.
  • Himalayan Thar, jackel, snow wolves, deer’s and 30-40 species of bird life along with the most elusive and coy Red Panda
  • the traditional culture & Buddhist religion of local cultures and customs as you trek through small hidden villages
  • Tour through the untamed, unspoilt landscape of Kathmandu valley
     

Langtang valley trekking is the closest trek from kathmandu valley filled with scintillating natural Tamang heritages. Massive snowcapped mountains, beautiful glacial lakes, lush vegetation, Tibetan peoples and their unique lifestyle influence everyone to visit over there. Langtang Valley Trekking is a 10 days trekking packages taking to the wildest land of beautyor we can extend it bit longer as per your time and interest. 

About 6 hours drive from Kathmandu to Syabribensi, trek starts following the ragging Langtang river across the dense forest of Langtang national park which eventually takes us to Langtang village (3,430m) and Kyanjin Gompa (3,870m). Langtang valley trek is one of the most popular trekking regions for those wishing a short trek in Langtang Region. Langtang valley is greatly influence by Tibetan lifestyle, locals are the descendant of Tibetan origin. Varieties of Rhododendron, majestic waterfalls, bamboo forests, snow-capped mountains and hair rising landscapes makes you walk a diverse experience. Join us and entertain your adventure life with adventure walk.

Itinerary

Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m), transfer to hotel, welcome dinner

Arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. Your first day will be a relaxed day as you check into your hotel and enjoy a welcome dinner where you will meet your guide for the upcoming trek.
Meal included: Dinner.

Today is a holy day, we are taking you to some of the cultural UNESCO heritage sites of Kathmandu. Our professional city guide will guide you to the spiritual landmarks including Kathmandu Durbar Square: a home of living goddess, Swayambhunath & Boudhanath: Buddhist stupas and Pashupatinath: a Hindu temple. From your guide and act of local, you will get a lot to know about Nepalese culture, history and religion. While after the tour, there will be pre-trip discussion and finalize official procedures as well. Meet your trek leaders, make some arrangements and be ready for your adventure to the Himalayas. Meal Meal included: Breakfast.

Adventure journey begins with drive from kathmandu to Syabrubesi, along the north western hill of Kathmandu. Enjoy the scintillating nature, village and town, Himalayan views and mountain lifestyle while passing through rivers, terraced fields and rustic villages. Lunch at Trishuli Bazaar and on passing through Dhunche (1,960m), we descent down to Syabrubesi to spend a night today.
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

First day of trekking start with early breakfast, we cross several suspension bridges following Langtang river. We pass through dense oak forest of Langtang national park along the up-down trial and reach to Bamboo (1,970m) for lunch. We trek couple of hours more to make up to Lama Hotel. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Our morning tea is followed by steady climb up along a dense forest and through the villages. Today we leave the tree line behind and get to appreciate the invitation of Nepalese Himalayas with open heart. In front Mt. Langtang Lirung (7,227m) seems marvelous. Pass by Ghodatabela (3,030m), Chyamki village (3,230m), chortens, water mills, prayer wheels and Mani walls before getting to beautiful Langtang village. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Today is an easy day. We make short trek with slight uphill and downhill. We will pass by many small plateaus, biggest Mani wall in Nepal and yak postures. Since, it is really a high altitude, take your time to walk slowly and acclimatize your body. Kyanjin Gompa is another wonderful land of Langtang surrounded by Himalayas.
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Early in the morning you will have tea & breakfast and start hike to Tserko Ri. This is best chance to feel the mountain environment and see the sparking morn mounts. From Tserko Ri you can see the brilliant snow mass compositing one another. This is perhaps the best place to see Langtang Lirung (7,227m), Langtang II (6,596m), Yala peak (5,500m) and many more. Returning Kyanjin Gompa, we proceed down to Langtang village for overnight stay.
Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Today also we repeat downhill trek all the way to Syabrubesi. We descent down along the dense forest hearing anonymous sounds of Langtang khola river. Since, the whole journey is mostly downhill, we can easily make the way. Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

This day you will say bye to this wonderland. By the completion of trek and gaining the lifetime experience you drive back to Kathmandu. On arriving Kathmandu you will transfer to your hotel and will have free time ahead.
Meals included: Breakfast.

At about 3 hours before your flight departure, we transfer you to the airport to fly your onward destination.
Meals included: Breakfast.

Trip Cost Details

Cost Include

  • Airport Pick up and drop off
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the trek.
  • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and dinner) during the trek with hot tea/coffee.
  • All necessary Permits National Park entry permits and TIMS 
  • Ground transportation from Kathmandu –-Syaprubeshi - Kathmandu by local bus.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide 
  • All Expenses for Guide ie, Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service 
  • All government taxes, VAT and service charges of Mount Trails 

 
 

 

Cost Exclude

  • All the expenses while you are in Kathmandu 
  • Your personal expenses 
  • Your Travel insurance (compulsory).
  • All the alcoholic, non-alcoholic drinks and dessert during the treks 
  • Tips for the guide ( tipping is expected ) 
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on including section.

Trip Map

Useful Info

Meals

Eating is a big part of Holiday. Travelling with Mount Trails , you experience the vast array of wonderful local  fresh Nepalese , Chinese, Continental, Italian and several local cuisines. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner are included in the package. Your guide will suggest delicious, hygienic and each place special food during your trip. Mountain restaurant owner prefer not to order many dishes and waste food as they would like to cater more trekkers with limited food before run off stuck. Its a week or more days hard work to porters and caravans to bring food to these places. During this trek you will usually have breakfast and dinner at the same Lodge, lunch will be eaten at one of the trail side restaurants en-route.

Accommodation

A Local Tea House is the combination of guest house in Himalayas, restaurant. Private rooms are available in most Tea Houses, except for high altitudes ones where it will be just dormitories. The lodges are fairly basic and the rooms are spare with twin beds and very little additional furniture. Blankets are generally provided at the local lodge. There is a large dining room-cum-lounge, warmed by the bukhara stove (an iron cylinder, fitted with a chimney duct, in which a log fire is lighted. There is normally no electric lighting in the rooms unless the village has hydroelectric power. The dining room usually hassolar lighting. Most teahouses now also have electricity for charging mobile phones and cameras and it will be extra chargech which will be minimun

Drinking water

Mount Trails provides unlimited chlorine/Iodine treated water during the trek. All tea houses have mineral water and boiled water for trekkers upon additional cost. We discourage the purchase of Mineral water and bottled water while on the Trek as plastic bottles aredifficult to dispose off and have become an environmental problem

Route Map

Mount Trails Trekking and adventures offers you complementary route map of the trekking region.

Trip Note

If above program itinerary that don't suit to you and wish to modify above itinerary then please let us know, we would be so much happy to create a tailor made itinerary as per your time and interest. It is also possible to combines above trip with Jungle safari, rafting, Mountain flight or with any other travel plans in Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. Mount Trails expert trek tour operator will design and arrange your holiday as per your time length and interest.