Langtang Valley Trekking – 9 days

14
Sep

Lantang Valley Trek is famous trekking package among the adventure trekkers which visits the Lantang valley. The valley offers pine forest, swift mountain streams, rugged rock and snow-capped peaks, grassy down and meadows strewn with daises and wild animals. This trek is ideal for people not wishing to trek over the Laurebina pass 4610 meters.

Langtang valley is another attraction in Rasuwa which is aptly called the valley of glaciers; mountains raise soaring toward the sky. The main ethnic groups here are Sherpa and Tamang whose religious practices, languages and dress are much similar to those of Tibet.

Commence with an overland journey to Syabrubesi. Few hours’ drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi, trek starts following the ragging Langtang river across the dense forest of Langtang national park which eventually takes us to Langtang village (3,541m) and Kyanjin Gompa (3,900m). It is one of the most popular trekking regions for those wishing a short trek in Himalayas of Nepal. 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.

Best Season
Autumn (mid Sept to mid Dec) and Spring(March to May) are the best seasons for the Langtang Valley Trek. The weather is sunny and warm, with outstanding views but the nights are little cold. Winter (Dec, Jan, Feb) is also good for Langtang valley trek although it will be little colder.

Outlined Itinerary
Day 01: Drive Kathmandu / Syabrubesi (1450 m) – 8 hrs drive
Day 02: Trek Syabrubesi / Lama Hotel (2480 m.) – 6 to 7 hrs walk
Day 03: Lama Hotel / Langtang village (3541 m.) – 5 to 6 hrs walk
Day 04: Langtang / Kyangjin Gompa (3900 m.) – 3 hrs walk
Day 05: Day hiking and back to Kyangjin Gompa
Day 06: Kyangjin Gompa / Langtang Village (3541 m)  – 3 hrs walk
Day 07: Langtang Village / Lama Hotel (2480 m.) – 4 hrs walk
Day 08: Lama Hotel / Syabrubesi via Sherpa Gaun (3000 m) and Khangjung  – 5 to 6 hrs walk
Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu by local bus.

Day 01: Drive Kathmandu / Syabrubesi (1450 m) – 8 hours drive
From Kathmandu, we drive for approx 8 hours to Syabru Beshi. After driving 30 kms, we approach pristine villages on the banks of the river Trishuli. We also get to view the enchanting panorama of the Himalaya, including the Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal and the peaks of the Langtang region. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 02: Trek Syabrubesi / Lama Hotel (2480 m.) – 6 to 7 hrs walk
Today, the first part of our trail crosses through Bhote Koshi and follows the Langtang Khola. Then the trail gradually ascents up to Bamboo passing through Landslide. Afterwards, our trek ascends gently to Rimche (2400m.) through Bamboo (1960m.) which lies at the bank of Langtang Khola. We will have lunch at this place if you like. And at the end our trail we level to the Lama Hotel. En route we could see red pandas, monkey and bear if we are lucky. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 03: Lama Hotel / Langtang village (3541 m.) – 5 to 6 hrs walk
Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang village via Ghora Tabela which takes about five to six hours. As we continue climbing there are occasional glimpses of Langtang Lirung between the trees. At Ghora Tabela [3000m], the trail emerges from the forest. While walking here, we can catch a glimpse of white monkeys and local birds.

Once there was a Tibetan resettlement project here, but now it is a Nepalese army post though it has no permanent inhabitants. The trail continues to climb gently and the valley widens, passing a few temporary settlements used by herders who bring their livestock to graze in the high pastures during the summer months. There is a monastery which we can visit shortly before arriving at the village of Langtang, the headquarters of the Langtang National Park. The houses of Langtang and its neighboring villages are of the flat-roofed Tibetan style, surrounded by stone walls enclosing fields of buckwheat, potatoes, wheat, turnips and barley. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 04: Langtang / Kyangjin Gompa (3900 m.) – 3 hrs walk
Our trail climbs gradually through small villages and yak pastures as the valley opens out further and the views become more extensive. After crossing several small streams and moraines, the trail reaches the settlement at Kyangjin. Here, there is a small monastery and a government-operated cheese factory. We should arrive at Kyangjin by lunch time allowing time to acclimatize and explore the area. It is a dramatic setting, with snow covered peaks surrounding us in all directions. At this point, we can enjoy the panoramic view of Dorje Larpa (6990m.), Langtang Ri (6370m.), Langtang Lirung (7245m.) and so on. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 05: Day hiking and back to Kyangjin Gompa
This is a day to rest and explore the area. Rest day at Kyangjin Gompa and excursion in and around. We can visit the monastery and the cheese factory, walk up the moraine to see the spectacular ice faces and tumbling glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyangjin Ri [4350m], directly behind the village, for a breath-taking panorama of the Langtang peaks. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 06: Kyangjin Gompa / Langtang Village (3541 m) – 3 hrs walk
From Kyangjin, we retrace our route following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village and on to Ghora Tabela. Having lunch at Ghora Tabela, we trek steep descent to Lama Hotel. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 07: Langtang Village / Lama Hotel (2480 m.) – 4 hrs walk
From Langtang Village, we retrace our route following steep descent to Lama Hotel. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 08: Lama Hotel / Syabrubesi via Sherpa Gaun (3000 m) and Khangjung – 5 to 6 hrs walk
Trekking from Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi via Sherpa Gaon will take about five to six hours. The upper part of the trail is more beautiful for the panoramic view of mountains and green hill views. This path is broader and remains sunny through the different Sherpa and Tamang villages. The first half part of the trail is gradually down and then the trail does steeply descent to the Syabru Beshi. The main inhabitants belong to Tamang community and they have adopted Tibetan lifestyle. Stay overnight at tea house.

Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu
Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu is a pleasant drive, which takes about eight hours. We drive through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Kathmandu. The first part of our drive up to Trishuli Bazaar through gravel and bumpy road and then well paved road up to Kathmandu.

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Langtang is towards the north of the Kathmandu Valley and just south of the Tibetan border. Despite being very close to Kathmandu, the Langtang Region is as wild as any Tibetan highlands with idyllic rural landscape. It is sandwiched between the main Himalayan range to the north and a slightly lower range of snowy peaks to the south. To the west of Langtang is Ganesh Himal with a range of 6,000 to 7,000 meters. The northern part of the area largely falls within the boundaries of Langtang National Parks.
Langtang is the closest Himalayan region from Kathmandu valley filled with scintillating natural heritages. The people living in the highlands of the Langtang region are certainly Nepalese but being the descendant of the Tibetan origin, they look like the Tibetans. Hence, Langtang region is one of the most popular trekking regions for those wishing a short trek from Kathmandu into the Himalayas influenced by Tibetan lifestyle. Moreover, accompanying with the varieties of rhododendron, bamboo forests, majestic waterfalls and snow-capped Himalayas make the trek one of the most diverse treks nearby Kathmandu. 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 beauty.

Trekking around Langtang Valley, you will explore the villages, climb small peaks and visit glaciers at a comfortably low elevation. The forests in this region have temperate and sub- alpine vegetation. Wildlife includes migratory birds, deer, monkeys, Tahr, and Pica. The scenery here is spectacular and the trekking is more adventurous. More, on your way you will visit Langtang National Park, Kyangjin Gompa, Yak Cheese factory, typical Tamang villages and diversity of flora and fauna.

The 9 Days Langtang Valley Trek starts with a ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. We begin the walk from Syabrubesi. We head upward to Lama Hotel and Langtang village until we arrive at the famous Kyanjin Gompa. After exploring the region, we trek the same route to Syabrubesi from where we drive back to Kathmandu.

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Fixed Departure

Jan 06 – 21
Mar 12 – 27
Apr 03 – 18
May 05 – 20
Sept 08 – 23
Oct 05 – 20
Nov 01 – 16
Dec04 – 19

Trip Facts

  • Group Size:Mini 2 – Max – 12 pax
  • Best Season:Sept – Dec, March – May
  • Trip Code:NT-N222
  • Duration:9 Days Treking
  • Maximum Altitude:3600m
  • Region:Langtang
  • Start:Kathmandu
  • End:Kathmandu
  • Trekking Type:Tea House/Camping
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