About Langtang Valley Trek

One of the popular tranquil trekking routes of Nepal, Langtang Valley Trek within the Himalaya of Nepal is the adorable trekking package for outsiders delivering with rich natural beauty and great snow-capped mountains. Langtang Valley Trekking is also called “the valley of glacier trek”. Langtang is situated 32 km north of Kathmandu valley. The place is the first Himalayan National Park of Nepal declared in 1971. 
….following the vivid terrain, having majestic views of mountains observing traditional lifestyle and culture of different ethnic groups makes the trek to Langtang Valley as an adorable and exciting destination.  
 

Langtang Valley Trek passes through beautiful places

Trekking to Langtang valley is one of the best ways to get linked with the peaceful environment. The trail passes through some of the stunning places that hold opulent features within them. The beautiful natural hot spring at Pahire, the amazing existence of Lama Hotel,  Ghodatabela offering with the panoramic view of great snow-capped mountains, the cultural and traditional aspects of Khangin Gompa and the mesmerizing view and exciting experience in Kyangin Ri, these are the places that makes Langtang Valley Trek an amazing trekking destination in Nepal. 
 

Why Langtang Valley Trek? 

Langtang Valley Trek is the short and sweet trek within the tranquil environment which is mostly adored by numbers of travelers in these days. The trek following the unique landscape that passes through charming villages all the way to the valley of the glacier – Langtang Valley. Langtang Valley Trek makes its way via pine forest, bamboo forest, rugged rock, rivers like Bhote Koshi, Langtang River, etc. where it is also possible to get an encounter with endangered species like Red Panda, Wild Boar, Langur, Wild Bear, and other different species of flora and fauna. Langtang Valley is also famous for its Tibetian and Tamang culture and tradition along with their traditional lifestyle. The mesmerizing view of Langtang Lirung and other majestic mountains can be observed during the trek to Langtang Valley. 
From Kyangin gompa one can turn their journey to the most adventurous trekking route of Ganja La Pass. According to the interest, the trekkers can continue with two different trails 1. Kyangin RI (4750 m/ 15584 ft) or, 2. Tsergo Ri (4984m/ 16352 ft) which stands above Kyangin Gompa. After that all the way down to Langtang Valley-Lama Hotel-Syprubesi (will be ending point for the Langtang Valley Trek). 
 

Note: In 2015, due to natural calamities, numbers of old architecture houses and trekkers (around 100) are been swept away which is one of the harsh moments of Langtang local residents.  These days, this place offers with the full safety along with good accommodation facility and provides possible and suitable trails to the trekkers.
 

Best Season for Langtang Valley Trek

The best time for participating in trekking to Langtang Valley and Gosaikunda Basin are Autumn (September to November) and Spring (March to May) and nevertheless January, February and December are also the best time to explore Langtang region.
 

Duration of Langtang Valley Trek

The short trek to one of the popular place in Himalayan Region of Nepal requires 10 days for its complete exploration -  Langtang Valley, But as per one's interest and time frame the trek can be customized. 

The easy and interesting Langtang Valley Trek contains with the magnificent views of nature and the culture and tradition of different ethnics groups that always waits for ones welcoming during the trek. If you need to ask about this trip please feel free to contact us. Massif holidays always ready to help to design your holidays in Nepal.

 

Facts

  • Trip Duration Trip Duration 10 Days
  • Trip Grade Trip Grade Moderate
  • Trip Style Trip Style Fully Supported Guesthouse Trek
  • Group Sizes Max Person 15
  • food Meals Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner
  • Accomodation Accomodation Guest House
  • Transportation Transportation Based on Itinerary
  • Destination Nepal
  • Min Person 02

Highlights

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site tour in Kathmandu –Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. 
  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syprubesi including the views of mountains, Trisuli River and other natural gems.
  • Entering in the first Himalayan National Park before reaching to Syprubesi at Dhunchee check post.
  • Majestic views of Himalayas from Langtang Village & Kyangin- Ri including the mountains above 8000m like Chisapangba.
  • Eye-catching view of Waterfall at Ghodatabela.
  • Exploring the Tibetian and Tamang communities and Cheese factory in Kyangin Gompa.
  • Exploring Kyangin Monastery.
  • View of Langtang Glacier.
  • More chances to encounter with endangered species like Red Panda, Common Langur, etc.
  • 08 Breakfast, 07 Lunch and 09 Dinner.

 

Outline Itinerary

Detail Itinerary  
  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuvan International airport (1345 Meters). Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 03: Drive to Syprubeshi (1300 meters). About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel (2770 meters) about 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 05: Trek to Langtang Valley (3430 meters) about 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 06: Trek to Kyangin gompa (3830 meters) about 4 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 07: Early morning hike to Kyangin –Ri (4750 meters) and trek back to Ghoda Tabela/ Lama Hotel. About 6-7 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 08: Trek back to Syprubesi (1300 meters). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
  • Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 10: Transfer to the international airport for your onward destination.
  • What’s Included

    • Airport / Hotel pick up & drop by private tourist vehicle.
    • Three nights’ (twin sharing basis accommodation) at tourist category hotels in Kathmandu including Breakfast.
    • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle (by well-experienced license holder Tour Guide).
    • All your standard Meals during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner).
    • Teahouse and Hotel Accommodation during the trek.
    • Professional license holder English speaking guide (if required with other nation’s dialect for Langtang Valley Trek).
    • The required number of local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek (one porter for every two guests).
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, and medicine for all staff.
    • Langtang National Park permits and TIMS permit for trekking.
    • Down Jacket, Duffle bag and sleeping bag by Massif Holidays if required.
    • Public transportation from Kathmandu – Syprubeshi & Dhunche - Kathmandu (In some case Private transport is available as per one’s interest). 
    • Farewell dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant before the day of departure.
    • All government taxes, vat & service charges.

     

  • What’s Excluded

    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Entrance fee in all monuments during the tour in Kathmandu Valley.
    • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation cost or any types of travel insurance.
    • Nepal entry visa fee which can be issued on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport and also in the case for extending visa during the stay in Nepal.
    • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks.
    • Personal trekking Equipment.
    • Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes' section.

Useful Information

Other extra arrangements from the team of Massif Holidays: - Customized Itinerary as per the specific requirements. For this, please contact with the expert team of Massif Holidays as per interest.

SOME OTHER ISSUES
Due to poor visibility or bad weather may one cannot get the perfect view of nature. Get delayed for some hours or for some days because of political and weather. During this period, teams of Massif Holidays help to manage other various days activities, pre-itinerary with any trekking routes, etc. One needs to bear all expenses if need to stay at any place due to cancellation or delay during the trip.