Trekking in Langtang area is fully safe now. Earthquake damaged local tea houses are reestablished and trekking route is maintained. Langtang area need now more tourists to reestablishment of local peoples who has lost their wealth and create their income source.
Langtang Valley Trekking is most visiting and one of the famous trekking trails in Langtang region. It is consider as third trekking destination after Annapurna and Everest. A week trekking plan reach at Kyanjin Gompa (3,900m) and hike to Tsergo Ri (5,150m) is the reaching at highest climb in this trekking. Three days of easy hiking reach at end point of Langtang Valley Trekking, another one day exploring around and another two days trekking back same way to Shyaprubensi which is totally a week plan.
Trekking in Langtang valley is trekking inside Langtang National Park, the second largest national park of Nepal. It is rich in flora, fauna and wild animals. The dick forest is with verities of herbs and Serbs. Majestic waterfalls, Spectacular Mountain, beautiful rice terraces, numerous splendid monasteries and mix cultures of Nepalese and Tibetan peoples make this trekking one of the different Trekking in Nepal. Local tourist standard accommodation and hygienic foods are providing by local tea houses.
First day of trekking starts by eight to nine hours scenic driving from Kathmandu to Syaprubensi. Another two days trekking via Tibetan influence Tamang village (Bamboo village, Ghoda Tabela village and Langtang village) and scenic Himalayas reach at Kyanjin Gumpa. Kyanjin Gumpa is the last village of this trekking can explore Yak cheese factory, Kyanjin monastery and off course scenic Himalayas around. Next morning climb to Tsergo Ri (5,150) is viewing Langtang glassier, Langshisha Kharka (the big and beautiful Yak pasture land). Langtang Lirung (7,200m), Ganesh Himal range, Langtang Himalaya range, Dorje Lakpa Himal (6,990m) and beautiful Lauree Binayak pass (4,600m) can be viewed from here.
Experience, friendly and helpful guide and supporter team of Nepal Highland Treks is to success your Langtang Trekking. You also can combine this trekking with some of other famous trekking destination in Langtang. Tamang heritage trail, Gosaikunda Lake (known as frozen lake) and Helambu are the major famous trekking destinations. Combining Palder peak climbing in Langtang can combine your trekking to more adventure.
Day 01:Arrival at TIA airport of Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel and Overnight 1350m
Day 02:Day in Kathmandu. Sightseeing in UNESCO heritage sites and trekking preparation. Overnight at hotel
Day 03:Drive Kathmandu to Syaprubensi (7/8 Hours - 1450m) Overnight at local tea house
Day 04:Trek Syaprubensi to Lama hotel (6/7 hours - 2480m) Overnight at local tea house
Day 05:Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang vilalge (5/6 Hours - 3540m) Overnight at local tea house
Day 06:Trek Langtang village to Kyanjin Gumpa (3/4 hours - 3900m) Overnight at local tea house
Day 07:Day hike to Tserko Ri (5150m) and exploration around. come back to Kyanjin Gumpa and overnight
Day 08:Trek back to Lama Hotel (6/7 Hours - 2480m) Overnight at local tea house
Day 09:Trek back to Syaprubensi (5/6 Hours - 1450m) Overnight at local tea house
Day 10:Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel (7/8 Hours - 1350m)
Our cost is for Langtang valley trekking is based on 2 pax a group. If you are more than 2 pax, your cost will reduce and if you are only one pax cost increase. In our cost, we are providing you private Jeep driving both way of Kathmandu Syaprubensi. If you choose to drive with local bus, cost also decrease. Driving with local bus is not comfortable.
Our cost of Langtatng valley Trekking is based on 2 pax a group. If you are more than 2 pax, your cost will reduce and if you are only one pax cost increase. In our cost, we are providing you private Jeep driving both way of Kathmandu Syaprubensi. If you choose to drive with local bus, cost also decrees. Driving with local bus is not comfortable.
Itinerary of this trekking is general one. you can change it on the way discussing with your guide. Our guide is always flexible.
Day 1Arrival at TIA airport of Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel and Overnight 1350mRepresentative from Nepal Highland Treks will receive you from airport and transfer to the hotel. Meet, greet and introduction program at Hotel. If we get time, we can discuss about the trip and your trekking equipment.
Day 2Day in Kathmandu. Sightseeing in UNESCO heritage sites and trekking preparation. Overnight at hotelAfter your breakfast, our tour guide will lead you to sightseeing in major three UNESCO heritage sites. Pashupatinath temple (A biggest hindu temple) Bauddhanath Stupa (Biggest Buddhist Stupa) and Bhaktapur Durbar Squire (Old king palace). Later cost back to hotel and final preparation of your trekking. introduce with your guide and supporter.
Day 3Drive Kathmandu to Syaprubensi (7/8 Hours - 1450m) Overnight at local tea house Take early breakfast in your hotel. Start driving from Kathmandu to Syaprubensi. It is only 117 kilometer but long driving because of mountain road through local villages. It is also one of the scenic drives. Stop on the way at scenic place and for Lunch. Reach at Syaprubensi at around 2pm. Check in your room and have hot tea.
Day 4Trek Syaprubensi to Lama hotel (6/7 hours - 2480m) Overnight at local tea house After your breakfast in Syaprubensi, start trekking through Rhododendron forest to Lama Hotel. We cross Bridge of Trisuli River and walk again bank of Langtang River. Starting trekking route is slightly uphill but at end of the day is with tough uphill. We also cross several suspension bridges and local tea houses.
Day 5Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang vilalge (5/6 Hours - 3540m) Overnight at local tea house Walking again with dense Rhododendron forest today. After walking minor uphill, you will reach at Ghoda Tabela. There are small tea house rebuild after earthquake in Nepal. We also can see beautiful Mountain View of Langtang Lirung and Naya Khang. Reach Langtang valley which was a biggest Tamang village before earthquake. Now again locals are establishing their houses but enough tea houses are rebuild for trekkers.
Day 6Trek Langtang village to Kyanjin Gumpa (3/4 hours - 3900m) Overnight at local tea house Start your trek as usual time. Today we are going to trek short and reach Kyanjin Gumpa by lunch time. You could see beautiful mountain range around and largest Buddhist Mani walls on the way of trekking. Reach at Kyanjin Gumba, last village of Langtang valley Trekking. Spend rest of the afternoon exploring by Buddhist Shrine and beautiful mountain ranges. You also can walk around and visit Yak cheese factory.
Day 7Day hike to Tserko Ri (5150m) and exploration around. come back to Kyanjin Gumpa and overnight Early in the morning, we start walking to Tserko Ri. Tserko Ri is the highest hill of this trekking. We try to get there before sunrise to view good sunrise view. You may will have difficulties of breathing in less oxygen in high altitude. We can see Langtang Glacier, Langshisha Kharka (The big pasture of Yak) and panoramic mountain views. Back to Kyanjin Gumba for overnight.
Day 8Trek back to Lama Hotel (6/7 Hours - 2480m) Overnight at local tea house After breakfast in Kyanjin Gumba, we trek down same way back to Lama Hotel. It is long walking day through dense forest, local villages with ethnic peoples. Peoples in these villages are Nepalese Tamang but practicing similar cultures as Tibetan
Day 9Trek back to Syaprubensi (5/6 Hours - 1450m) Overnight at local tea house After your breakfast, we start trekking down to Syapru Besi. Trail is around for 5 hours easy walking almost at downhill. After reaching Syapru, your guide will make sure your transportation (jeep) for tomorrow which is send from Kathmandu
Day 10Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel (7/8 Hours - 1350m)Start driving to Kathmandu. The same way driving back till Kathmandu is about eight hours. When we reach at Dhunche, we get up for final checking out our Langtang permit and TIMS. We also stop on the way for Lunch. Reach at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel. Meet official representative from Nepal Highland and give trekking feedback
Day 11Departure Till your departure time, you are free. We drop you to International airport for your final departure. You have to reach International airport normally before 3 hours from your departure time.
Langtang trekking with ascent of Tserko Ri is very impressive. Thanks to Nepal Highland Treks to organizing us staffs and transportation, both porters did a really great job. And for the 5 times in Nepal I can say Langtang is one of the most impressive trekking areas. We will never forget Langtang and it's people.
- Nick Schwalbe, Germany