Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by one of the representative of Nature Trail Travel & Tours. He will then further escort you to your respective hotel for overnight stay.
The drive from Kathmandu to Shybrubenshi is approximately 120 kilometers and takes around 6 hours, depending on traffic and road conditions. The route offers stunning views of the Himalayas and passes through picturesque villages, making it a scenic journey worth experiencing.
From Shyabrubeshi trekking and Birding to Thulo Shyabru village, the journey takes you through lush forests and picturesque landscapes. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to spot various species of birds, making it a paradise for birdwatchers.
Thulo Shyabru is a popular destination for both trekking and birding enthusiasts. The breathtaking landscapes and diverse bird species make it an ideal spot for combining these two activities. From Thulo Shyabru, trekkers can embark on thrilling trails that lead to the picturesque village of Chopche, offering a unique opportunity to explore the stunning natural beauty while spotting various bird species along the way.
After the Chopche, you can immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes while engaging in activities such as trekking and birding. As one continues their journey towards Lauribina, they will be captivated by the stunning mountain views of the Langtang range and Ganesh Himal and have the opportunity to explore the diverse avian species that inhabit this region.
Take advantage of this rest day to acclimate to the high altitude, letting your body adjust and lowering your chance of altitude sickness. Make the most of your time by going on a full-day birding expedition near Lauribina, where you will be immersed in the varied kinds of birds that inhabit this gorgeous location. You can stroll down to Cholangpati for birding today and then back to Lauribina in the evening.
Passing through the beautiful Langtang National Park and trekking and birding to Gosaikunda Lake from Lauribina offers a mesmerizing experience for nature enthusiasts. The trail takes you through alpine meadows and scenic landscapes, providing ample opportunities to spot a variety of highland bird species along the way. As you reach Gosaikunda Lake, situated at an altitude of 4,380 meters, you are rewarded with breathtaking views of the surrounding snow-capped peaks.
On the route from Gosaikunda Lake to Ghopte, the Lauribina Pass (4610 m) provides stunning views of Himalayan peaks and a variety of bird species. You will be rewarded with stunning vistas of alpine meadows and glacier lakes after a challenging ascent over the Laurebina Pass. After taking a memorable photo on the top of the pass, descend to Ghopte. The descent from the Lauribina Pass to Ghopte offers a thrilling adventure as you navigate through rocky terrain and dense forests. Along the way, keep an eye out for elusive wildlife such as musk deer and Himalayan monals, adding to the excitement of your trek.
Birding from Ghopte to Tharepati is a popular activity among nature enthusiasts. This scenic trek offers the opportunity to spot a wide variety of bird species, like the Great Parrotbill and many others, in their natural habitat. The lush forests and alpine meadows along the trail provide the perfect environment for birdwatching, making it a memorable experience for avid birders.
After a challenging trek, taking a rest day at Tharepati is well-deserved. Besides rejuvenating your body and mind, Tharepati also offers a fantastic opportunity for birdwatching. The surrounding forests are home to a diverse range of avian species, allowing you to indulge in the peaceful serenade of nature while spotting colorful feathered friends.
Birding to Kutumasang from Tharepati is a popular activity for nature enthusiasts in Nepal. Kutumasang, located at an altitude of 2,470 meters, offers breathtaking views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks and is known for its diverse bird species. The trek from Tharepati to Kutumasang takes you through lush forests, tranquil valleys, and charming villages, providing an immersive experience of the natural beauty of the region.
The hiking and birding tour offers a breathtaking adventure through the spectacular scenery of the Langtang area of Nepal, from Kutumsang to Chisapani. You will have the chance to see a broad range of bird species in their natural environment as you walk along the picturesque routes. Additionally, the walk takes you through a charming village where you may get to know the locals and learn about their way of life.
A wide range of bird species may be found at Chisapani, which also offers beautiful views of the Himalayas. Visitors may see a vast variety of colorful birds in the lush forests and tranquil environments. The diverse bird population at Chisapani includes both resident and migratory species, making it a perfect destination for birdwatching throughout the year. The combination of breathtaking mountain vistas and the melodic songs of these feathered creatures creates an unforgettable experience for nature enthusiasts. Sundarijal, which is renowned for the variety of birds it is home to, is a birder's delight. Finally, return to Kathmandu.
After enjoying a half day of birding in Godawari, take advantage of the free time in the afternoon to explore the local shopping scene. Discover unique handicrafts, traditional textiles, and vibrant souvenirs that showcase the rich cultural heritage of the region. Indulge in a delightful shopping experience while immersing yourself in the local flavors and traditions.
On your final departure day, you also leave with a sense of gratitude for the local guides and their invaluable knowledge that enhanced your birding experience. The Langtang Helambu tour not only provided an unforgettable adventure but also left a lasting impact on your appreciation for the delicate balance of ecosystems and the importance of conservation efforts.