LANGTANG VALLEY TREK
The Langtang is one of the world’s beautiful valleys, situated in western part of Nepal. Where, we can visit to Gossaikunda, a holy place for Hindus, dotted with attractive lakes and set on a mountaintop. Langtang, the third most popular trekking region in Nepal lies directly north of Kathmandu. The Gosaikunda Lakes (the most popular Hindu pilgrimage site) is situated in this region. Langtang also boasts baffling extremes in topography and climate conditions; in just one day you can cross five different vegetation zones, trekking from the subtropics up to the timberline. Langtang Valley Trek is a Pleasant trip in Nepal that begins with Cultural tour in Kathmandu Valley and 8 hours drive to syabrubesi. On the way we cross dense forest of Langtang National Park which eventually takes us to Langtang Village and kyanjin Gompa Monastery. We also climb Tserko Ri for excellent sunrise view over the Himalayan ranges. The main highlights of trip are adventurous tea house trek and hike along the beautiful village, forest, river, landscpae and mountains. Langtang region is famous for red panda and we have even chance to see Red Panda. This region is also prime route for trade and commerce with tibet. Langtang valley is greatly influence by Local Tibetan lifestyle. Walking over these region, we will encounter with fluttering prayers flags, Painted Chortens, varieties of Rhododendron, bamboo forest, majestic waterfalls which makes your walk diverse. This trek can be organized throughout the year but Feburary to May in spring Season and from to September to November in autum is known as best season as beauty can be capture. Our exciting Langtang trek comes to a conclusion in kathmandu valley, where it had started and we provide you a enough time for Shopping, taking rest or to stroll around the street of thamel. Langtang valley trekking doesn’t required any any trekking experience as altitude are not all that high.
Day 01: Arrival.
Welcome and Assistance on arrival at Airport. Transfer to Hotel. Hotel Check in. Overnight stay in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu – Dhunche (1190 m– 1950m)
Drive to Dhunche from Kathmandu time takes about 8 hours. From Kathmandu up to Trisuli Bazaar condition of road is very good but after Trisuli Bazaar condition of road is uneven till Dhunche (1950m). There can be collected wonderful experience from that journey.
Day 03: Dhunche – Thulosyabru (1950m – 2100m)
At first, following the road nearly one hour, one can reach the place of Thulo Bharkhu. After that leaving the road climbs steeply to the schoolhouse and then continues up a stone staircase. The walking eventually becomes delightful and occasionally hikes through a pine and Rhododendron forest to Dau Danda. After a short climbing the trek finally enters to Thulosyabru. Walking time takes about 6 hours.
Day 04: Thulosyabru – Lama Hotel (2100m – 2380m)
Descending down the ridge past fields, houses and through a forest reaches Ghopche stream. After crossing a bridge mountain path leads to ridge snout. From there descends a steep forest slope to the Langtang river then enters a forest with a gentle ascends gradually gains altitude. After that climbing a steep and comes Lama Hotel (2380m). Walking time takes about 6 hours.
Day 05: Lama Hotel – Langtang (2380m – 3500m)
To reach Langtang from Lama Hotel takes nearly 5 hours steep along Rhododendron and oak forest, overnight at Langtang (3500m).
Day 06: Langtang – Kyanjin Gompa (3500m – 3960m)
The trail crosses through the stone built village and climbs to Chorten then passes through a Hugemani along a soft trail to Kyanjin Gompa. Walking time takes about 4 hours.
Day 07: Kyanjin Gompa – Langshisha Kharka
An extra day continues further up Kyanjin Gompa to Langshisha Kharka (4080m) for checking the mountain views of Langtang Lirung (7246m), Langshisha RI (6310m), and gang Chhenpo (6388m) Urkeinmang (6150m), Penthankarpo RI (6830m) and so on. Same day from Langshisha backs to Kyanjin Gompa for over night. Walking time takes about 6 hours for going and coming.
Day 08: Kyanjin Gompa – Tsergo RI
An extra another day continues further up to next peak Tsergo RI for observing very close mountain views and back to Kyanjin Gompa for overnight. Walking time takes about 7 hours for going and coming.
Day 09: Kyanjin Gompa – Lama Hotel (3960m – 2380m)
From Kyanjin Gompa, return to Lama Hotel through the same way. Walking time takes about 7 hours. Trail leads all most flat and down hill.
Day 10: Lama Hotel – Syabrubesi (2380m – 1420m)
From Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi trail leads through the Langtang River almost downhill. Walking time takes about 5 hours.
Day 11: Syabrubesi – Kathmandu
The journey from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu takes about 9 hour.
Day 12: Depature