Langtang Valley is the nearest Himalayan Region from Kathmandu valley; few hours’ drive from Kathmandu will take you to the beautiful Langtang region. Despite being very close to Kathmandu, the Langtang Region still remains uninfluenced by modernization. It is as wild as any Tibetan highlands with the rural landscape. Langtang Valley Trek explores the beautiful Langtang Region.
Langtang region is one of the most popular trekking regions for those who are looking for a short trek to the Himalayas influenced by Tibetan lifestyle. The people living in the Langtang region are Nepalese who are descendants of the Tibetan origin. They have a unique tradition, culture, and lifestyle. In addition, the route has several varieties of rhododendron, bamboo forests, majestic waterfalls and snow-capped Himalayas to offer. The region is a natural habitat of some for some rare birds and animals such as Himalayan black bear, Himalayan Thar, Lungur monkeys, wild boar, Red pandas etc. Along the way, we also come across several beautiful waterfalls which make the trek even more pleasant. All these aspects make the Langtang trek the most diverse treks closest to the capital city of Kathmandu.
The ten Days Langtang Valley Trek starts with a day’s bus ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. We will begin the trek from Syabrubesi towards to Lama Hotel and Langtang village until we arrive at the famous Kanyanjing Gompa. After exploring the region, we will trek along the same route to Syabrubesi from where we will drive back to Kathmandu. The trekking trail passes through some of the most beautiful landscape and offers some magnificent panorama of the mountains. Along the way, we get to explore the rich culture of the Tamang People, who are very influenced by the Tibetan culture. The houses and the architecture of the region are very unique.
The trek is ideal for the people looking to explore the unique Tamang Culture and the magnificent mountain Panorama.
Langtang Valley Trek Highlights
- Beautiful mountain views
- Explore the Tibetan culture
- Pleasant Tibetan Villages
- Rhododendron forest
- Spectacular view of sunrise from Tserko Ri
|Day 01||Arrival at Kathmandu||1,400 m||-|
|Day 02||Drive to Syabrubesi||2,300 m||7 hrs|
|Day 03||Trek to Lama Hotel||2,470 m||6 hrs|
|Day 04||Trek to Langtang Village||3,430 m||6-7 hrs|
|Day 05||Trek to Kyanjin Gompa||3,870 m||3-1/2 hrs|
|Day 06||Visit to Tserko Ri and trek back to Lama Hotel||4,984 m||5-6 hrs|
|Day 07||Trek back to Syabrubesi||2,470 m||5 hrs|
|Day 08||Transfer to Kathmandu||1,550 m||6-7 hrs|
|Day 09||Departure to Tribhuvan International Airport||1,400 m||-|