Shyaprubesi is the trekking starting point of Langtang valley. It is towards the north of Kathmandu. It takes 7 to 8 hours driving via paved and mountain rough road from Kathmandu. 4 wheel jeeps are requiring driving Shyaprubensi. Dhunche is another local town starts trekking to Gosaikunda of Langtang. It is 15 kilometeres before to reach Shyaprubesi. Nepal Highland Treks provide a comfortable 4wheel jeep on hire. It is comfortable with 4 peoples. If you use to stay backside seats up to 7 peoples can share the Jeep.
Hire a 4wheel Jeep to Shyaprubesi or to Dhunche
Cost: NPR 19,000 Kathmandu to Shyaprubesi
Cost: NPR 17,000 Kathmandu to Dhunche
6/7 Pax comfortable
Upper carrier for luggage/ Bags
Cost including with driver and fuel
Cost in one way drop only
We also can provide a Toyota Landcruiser on this trip. Although Scorpio jeep as per picture below is recommended.
4Wheel Scorpio Jeep to Shyaprubesi or to Dhunche is much comfortable. These jeeps are new and have good space to put your bags on the backside or to the roof. 1 pax a front, 3 pax at back in more comfortable. Also, have another 4 extra seats at back.
What is the time to start driving Dhunche or Shyaprubesi?
The best time to start driving Dhunche or Shyaprubesi is early in the morning after your breakfast. It is better to take your breakfast in Kathmandu. You can not find a good place on the way for it. 7 am is suitable to leave for Shyaprubesi and 8 am is for Dhunche. The driving route is mostly Kathmandu to Prithivi Highway only up to Galchhi and to turn toward Nuwakot. Another short way for the dry season is through Sivapuri National park (Jhor)
Can we find a sharing Jeep for Dhunche or Shyaprubesi?
There can be a chance of finding peoples to share Jeep for cost dividing. We might find other travelers traveling in this place on the same date as you have. For this purpose, we have to get your confirmation and also have to be ready to pay the full amount if we or you do not find other peoples to join on the same date.
What is the cost for a Jeep in return?
Return from Dhunche or Shyaprubesi to Kathmandu a jeep cost same. It is better to confirm earlier. Any change in the date can inform 2 days before to arrange it on time without any rush. If you are trekking Langtang region, your ending point will be either Shyaprubesi or Dhunche. Langtang trekking is a much comfortable and less cost trekking region comparing trekking in the Annapurna region and Everest. Short trekking for 3 days, or 7 days trek, 14 days trek, or even driving tour to Langtang region is possible. Langtang region also provides the Himalayan peaks to climb which are suitable for beginners climbers.