Langtang valley is a secret place in Nepal with enormous snow capped peaks, spectacular glaciers, rhododendron and pine forests, grasslands, swift mountain streams, rugged gorges as well as ethnic cultures closely related to nearby Tibetan cultures. This trek is ideal for those who are looking for a shorter trek and one that is not too far distant from Kathmandu. The entire valley is also dominated by Mount Langtang Lirung (7246 m).
The 11-day Langtang valley trek starts from Kathmandu with an eight-hour road trip bringing us to the starting point of the trek in Syabru Besi. From Syabru Besi we walk following the Langtang River toward the east until reaching Kyangin Gompa (3049 m) where we stay overnight stay in the Lama Hotel. Part of the captivation of this trek is the opportunity to visit and experience the local Nepalese settlements and see the unique lifestyles of the people who are related to nearby Tibetan cultures, both in attributes and in appearance. At Kyangin Gompa we visit an early Buddhist monastery located amidst beautiful glaciers.
From here, gentle ascents provide us with dramatic views of villages and surrounding forests and grasslands where cattle graze. The trek also passes through lush forests of oak, conifer and rhododendron. Magnificent views of Kyangin Ri (4350 m) along with 360-degree views of mountains scenery are part of this trek. After thoroughly exploring this region we retrace the same route back to Syabru Besi and finally back to Kathmandu.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal / Transfer to hotel
Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu for trekking prepration / Overnight stay at Kathmandu
Day 03: kathmandu- shaybru Bensi (1467m) / overnight stay at teahouse After breakfast we can drive from Kathmandu to Shyabru Besi takes 8/9 hrs by bus.
Day 04: shaybru Bensi - Lama Hotel (3330m) / overnight stay at teahouse
The trail descends along the ridge on Syabru's main street and then drop to the Ghopche Khola (2050 m.) and again descends to the Landslide (1810m.). Afterwards, you trek ascends gently to Rimche (2400m.) through Bamboo (1960m.) and at the end your trail is level to the Lama Hotel.
Day 05: Lama Hotel-Langtang village (3430m.) / overnight stay at teahouse There is a monastery which we can visit shortly before arriving at the village of Langtang.The houses of Langtang and its neighboring villages are of the flat-roofed Tibetan style.
Day 06: Langtang Village - Kyanjin Gompa (3870m.) / overnight stay at teahouse After crossing several small streams and moraines, the trail reaches the settlement at Kyangjin. There is a small monastery and a government-operated cheese factory. You can enjoy the panoramic view of Dorje Larpa (6990m.), Langtang RI (6370m.), and Langtang Lirung (7245m.)
Day 07: Rest day at Kyanjin Gompa (3870m) / overnight stay at teahouse Rest day at Kyangjin Gompa for excursion in and around, you can visit the monastery and the cheese factory and for the panoramic view can excursion Tserkori (5184m).
Day 08: Kyanjin Gompa - Lama Hotel (3330m)/ overnight stay at teahouse Kyangjin you retrace your route, following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village and do descent through bushes and wild forest until the lama hotel.
Day 09: Lama Hotel - Syabru Besi (1450m)/ overnight stay at teahouse During the walking you can listens different sweets songs of birds, beautiful waterfall and the culture and custom of the Tamang community. You can also simply relax in the sun savoring the beauty of the majestic Himalayan Mountains.
Day 10: Syabru Besi - Kathmandu (1300m)/ overnight stay at teahouse Drive from Syabru Besi to Kathmandu by bus, which takes about Seven hours. During the travel you can wonder Varity of since and can earn a kind of relax feel in heart.
Day 11: Free day in Kathmandu / overnight stay at Hotel
Airport pick up and drop upon arrival and departure
One day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
In trekking- B/F, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation at tea house lodge.
Necessary trekking permit, conservation and TIMS fee.
Trained trekking guide and porter, necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
3- Nights hotel in Kathmandu on (BB Basis)
Kathmandu -shaybru Bensi-Kathmandu by Bus or for group private bus/car/van
Comprehensive first aid box for the trekking.
Extra day hotel stay in Kathmandu
Foods self lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
Personal expenses-laundry, telephone,Tea/coffee,alcoholic beverages,tips for guide & porter.
Personal travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
Extra cost for if in case trek effected by natural calamities