Langtang Valley trek is also called valley of glaciers trek situated north-west of Kathmandu valley offers closest views of massive snow capped mountains and deep wilderness. Langtang Valley trek is going inside the Langtang national park, the fourth national park in Nepal and was established in 1976 as the first Himalayan national park. Langtang valley trek is giving an opportunity to climbs the Kyanjin Ri (4773m) and Tserkori (4984m) to see the best panorama views and glaciers. Langtang Valley trek route is in Langtang region of Nepal, the Langtang region is rated in third most popular trekking destination among the other Nepal’s Himalayan region. This is a perfect natural trail offers you the breathtaking scenery of Langtang, untouched secret valley, perfect wilderness and cultural experience, varieties of wild flowers and wildlife.
The trek is starts from Syabru Besi (It takes about 8 hours driving from Kathmandu) and end at Syabrubesi. From Syabru besi we will follow the Langtang River to the east until we get to Kyanjin Gompa (3,870). Heading up a gentle slope, we pass along the dramatic ridges through local villages inhabited by Tibetans, Tamang and Sherpa people. Langtang Valley trek is not a difficulty while on trekking in Langtang valley you can see the great views of Langtang Lirung, Langshisa, Ganja la peak and other snow-capped peaks. Beside mountains scenery you can see the variety of trees such as oak, maple, pine, rhododendron and bamboo as well as you can see the animals like Yaks, Himalayan black bear, the goat-like Himalayan tahr, rhesus monkeys and red pandas.
Langtang Valley trek route there are not getting fancy hotels and teahouses so if you decide to join teahouse basis package or our fixed departure package you should be ready to sleep and eat in basic trekker’s lodges/tea houses managed by local people.
The trip itinerary is possible to make short and long as per client’s requirement but below given 12 days itinerary is more common even it is possible to finish within 10-11 days.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m) and transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and trek Preparation
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi (1503m)
Day 04: Syabru Besi trek to Lama Hotel (2400m) via Sherpa Gaon
Day 05: Lama Hotel trek to Langtang Village (3430m)
Day 06: Langtang Village trek to Kyangjin Gompa (3870m)
Day 07: Excursion around Kyanjin Gompa - Hike either Kyanjin Ri (4773m) or Tsergo Ri (4984m)
Day 08: Kyanjin Gompa trek to Lama Hotel (2470m)
Day 09: Lama Hotel trek to Syabru Besi (1503m)
Day 10: Syabru Besi drive bus to Kathmandu (1350m)
Day 11: Rest and Buffer Day in Kathmandu
Day 12: Depart Kathmandu or extend your trip