Langtang Valley Trek
Nepal Excursion Treks
The cost is inclusive of:
- Pick-up and transfer from the airport
- Welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu
- Accommodation in a hotel of preferred category in a twin sharing room including breakfast in Kathmandu
- Private transport for airport transfers, sightseeing , Kathmandu-Syaprubesi-Kathmandu
- Teahouse accommodation and meals as mentioned in the itinerary during trek
- Trekking permits- Langtang National Park and TIMS card ( Trekkers Information Management System)
- English speaking local guide, his insurance, equipment and remuneration
- Polish language speaking tour guide upon customer’s request for the entire trip, his/her insurance, equipment and remuneration
- One porter for two people, max. luggage weight 25 kg, his insurance, equipment and remuneration
- City guide and sightseeing entrance fees during the sightseeing in Kathmandu
- Nepal government tax and Nepal Excursion Treks service charge
The cost is exclusive of:
- International flight tickets
- Nepal visa fees
- Meals and services other than mentioned in the itinerary
- Lunch and dinner apart from welcome and farewell dinner during your stay in Kathmandu
- Personal expenses such as drinks and bar bills, travel insurance, laundry, battery charging service etc.
- Emergency evacuation and medical expenses if any
Rhododendron flowering in spring and Gurung settlements
The Langtang Valley Trek is the third most popular trek in Nepal. Langtang region is situated in the north-eastern part of Nepal. This trek has nice scenery of landscapes and offers a beautiful view of the mountains though you cannot see them very close like from the Annapurna and Everest Region. It is one of the easier treks in Nepal leading you close to the Buddhist culture and the lifestyle of Tamang tribes of Nepal.
Nepal place for active people
Sightseeing, trips, climbing, history
Nepal is a very popular country for adventure trekking, climbing, expeditions, rafting, and jungle safari, cultural and historical tours. Every trek and every trip offer a new experience in your life. Especially, the Langtang Valley Trek is considered a culture trekking with an amazing view of the mountains though they seem to be quite far. A massive earthquake of 25 April 2015 vastly destroyed this region though it has been already rebuilt
13 days in Nepalu
An easy trek for beginners
It is one of the shorter treks in Nepal. Even the beginner trekkers having no previous hiking experience can manage this trip without getting worried about high altitude sickness.
The trail continues between high hills, forests and villages. In Kanjin Gompa there is a cheese factory and the cheeses produced here are very popular in Nepal.
Trip at a glance:
|13 days||Hotel+ teahousse||Oct-Dec & Mar-May|
|Easy||4984 M.||Private transport|
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A trekking plan
TREK ROUTE PLAN
Arrival in Kathmandu
(1350 m) pick up from the airport and transfer to hotel, welcome dinner and trip briefing in the evening (D)
The first day of Langtang Valley trek trip begin with your flight landing in Kathmandu airport. You have to finish the immigration formalities for getting Nepal visa and head towards luggage receiving point and after luggage is being received than continue toward arrival hall exit where our airport representative will be waiting to receive you. Our representative will welcome you with season flower garland and then we drive to hotel, complete the official formalities and welcome dinner in the evening if it is in the plan
Drive to Syaprubesi
(1500 m, 6-7 hrs) (B, L, D)
Today we will continue our day by four wheel drive to Syprubesi. The road is quite narrow and through countryside. It's nice drive that offer the nice view of langtang range and landscape. The off-road drive is going to be a nice adventure for you and some part of the road are with few turnings. Syprubesi is a small village that is located on side of Bhote Koshi River that flows from Tibet. The same road to Syprubesi is connected with China Kerung boarder.
Trek to Lama Hotel
(2410 m, 6-7 hrs) (B, L, D)
We will cross the suspension bridge over Bhote Koshi River and continue our trek. We have few ups and downs today. The most of the part of the trail are through forests and we will be passing few small villages Dovan, Pahiro, Rimche and then finally our destination to Lama Hotel. Lama Hotel is on side of Langtang River and its very quiet place. Along our walk we will see the typical Bhote people and their typical Buddhist culture.
Trek to Langtang Village
(3430 m, 6-7 hrs) (B, L, D)
Today we start our day with gradual ascending through forests and trail is going mostly gradual comparing to first day. We will have the nice view of Langtang Lirung (7227 m) and its glacier this day. Langtang is quite big village and there was huge destruction during earthquake time in Nepal. Now the rebuilding process has been already completed and there are enough tea houses in Langtang Village. We can still see the avalanche and its destruction in this village and there is a memorial built who lost their life during earth quake time. It's a nice Buddhist village with few stupas, chortens along the trail.
Trek to Kanjin Gompa
(3830 m, 4-5 hrs) (B, L, D)
The walk to Kanjin Gompa is really considered as one of the scenic walk. Our trail today goes gradual ascending. We can see Yaks while heading to Kanjin Gompa along our walk. Kanjin Gompa is pretty colorful village surrounded by mountains and hills. From Kanjin Gompa we have few different options for day excursion. If all of the team members are fit enough, after lunch and sometime of rest we will hike to Kanjin Ri (4773 m) and back. The walk to Kanjin Ri is steep ascending and its quite demanding however the views from the top are just gorgeous.
around Kanjin Gompa. Hike to the Cherko Ri (4984 m), Kanjin Ri (4773 m)or Langshiha Kharka (4285 m) and back (B, L, D)
We will take pack lunch and start our side trip to Tserko Ri (4984 m). Along the way there isn't any tea house so we have to be prepared with water and lunch while heading to this walk. It is demanding walk with nice view of mountains and landscapes. In case of bad weather and snow we will take the optional walk towards Langshisa Kharka Valley (4285 m) which is lower than Tserko Ri. Mt, Gangchempo, Yala Peak, Langtang Lirung and its range are most seen mountain during our excursion day.
Trek back to Lama Hotel
(2410 m, 6-7 hrs) (B, L, D)
This day we will trek back to Lama Hotel. Our trail today is mostly descending and we will take the same trail which we took while ascending. We can try the fresh Yak milk or cheese if you are interested during our break in tea house or on break along the trail. As the trail is steep descending we recommend you to walk with trekking poles.
Trek to Syprubesi
(1500 m, 6-7 hrs) (B, L, D)
Today we have slightly more gradual descending trail comping to last day. Its short and easy day and after the day is finished we can go and visit the Hydro Plant build in Syprubesi or just hang around the village or take short walk toward the Bhote Koshi river.
Drive back to Kathmandu
(6-7 hrs) (B, L)
The drive to Kathmandu is the same we took while our start of the trek. After few days of walk in the mountain even the off road drive, you will find relaxing. The drive is scenic and passes through countryside, local village and national park. The National Park security soldiers might ask us to open our luggage at Dhunche check post just to be sure that none of us have any illegal things
Guided sightseeing tour
in the UNESCO world heritage sites- Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swyambunath, Pashupatinath and Boudhanath (B)
Now your sightseeing tour in Kathmandu will give you difference experience than what you have experienced in trek. Mostly you will see the historical palaces built in 16-17 century that are listed in UNESCO world heritage site. It is an opportunity to see the ancient carving and archaeology facts of Nepal. These places are surrounded by Hindus and Buddhist monuments. For more information about sightseeing places in Kathmandu check out to our Day Tours page
Guided sightseeing tour
in the UNESCO world heritage sites- Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square (B)
The interesting and historical both cities Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar Square have ancient palaces built with antique carving and many Hindus temples are staying surrounding. During your sightseeing here you can also see the typical Newari culture. There is a pottery square in Bhaktapur and we can see how household clay pots are prepared
Leisure day in Kathmandu
farewell dinner in the evening and interaction about trip feedback. (B, D)
Here you have free and easy day. You may just rest or go for shopping. Upon request we can provide you mountain flight over Himalayas or some side trips. In the evening we meet for farewell dinner and we will discuss about your feedback on the service we provide.
transfer to International airport (B)
Departure day! The end of Langtang Valley Trek trip and our services. Our representative will drop you at international airport according to your flight time