Langtang valley trek is one of the nearest trekking area from the Kathmandu city and this Langtang valley trek is one of the easiest trek, trekkers who do have a limited time but would like to do trek can take advantage from this trek, which situated a little over 30 kilometers north of Kathmandu. The valley of Langtang lies hidden amidst the snow-capped peaks of the Langtang and Fugal Himal ranges. This Langtang valley is under Langtang National park (LNP). which was established in 1976 by the by the government of Nepal to conserve the unique flora and fauna of this area. it has the area of 1710 sq. k, and extends over parts of Rasuwa, Nuwakot and Sindhupalchok. This park has been declared a Buffer zone in 1980 with area of 420 sq. k.m.
Tibetan origin people are inhabited in this valley, where Yaks abound, extends north towards Tibet bordered by high Himalayan walls. Tamang, Bhotia and Yolmo are the three main ethnic groups of this region. peoples of this area are all from the Buddhist religion. The earthquake of 2015 has damaged the most of parts of Langtang valley are now rising up. Lives are getting back normal as usual.
We begin this trek at the entrance of Langtang National Park and pass through the Tamang/Sherpa village of Sebrook, before entering the narrow gorge of Langtang Kola. Following the densely forested Langtang Kola, we encounter languor monkeys, deer and several species of Himalayan birds before reaching the hidden valley of Langtang which opens up to us as we view the magnificent massif of Langtang Lirung (7239m./ 23750ft.) at Goda Tabela.
From Kyangjin, site of a Buddhist monastery and cheese factory, we climb for the Kyangjin Ri 4,773m/ 15,655 ft. for the best view of the mountains in the Langtang and Jugal Himal massif. The mountains here ‘drawn in soft pencil on white a paper’ come down to meet the lush alpine meadows. Staying high we watch the impressive color play of nature, as the setting sun changes from a gold bright to fading pink against the summits of these majestic mountains. If we are lucky, there is also a chance to sight the elusive snow leopard! After that we are descending down to Syabrubenshi, the place where we started our trek.
Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 2: City tour in Kathmandu
Day 3: Drive to Syabrubensi
Day 4: Trek Syabru to Lama hotel
Day 5: Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang Valley
Day 6: Trek Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa Explore Kyangjin Ri
Day 7: Explore Langshisa glacier
Day 8: Trek from Kyangjin to Lama Hotel
Day 9: Trek from Lama Hotel to Syabrubenshi
Day 10: Drive Syabrubensi to Kathmandu
Day 11: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 12: Fly back to the country
- All meals during trek in Local Lodge
- Guide and local porters
- All necessary trekking permit fees
- Hotel in Kathmandu on twin/double sharing with breakfast
- Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu with inclusive of monuments entry fees.
- Airport transfers with an escort by Private Vehicle
- Insurance for all staff & porters
- All applicable government tax
- Meal during Kathmandu
- Rescue Evacuation flight if needed
- Tips, any expenses incurred in emergency evacuation/road block due to any reason, table drinks, snacks while walking
- Any other tours, transfer and service other than mentioned above
- Your insurance and medical Expenses