About Langtang Valley Trek

Langtang Valley Trekking is a 10 days trekking packages taking to the wildest land of beauty.Langtang is the closest Himalayan region from Kathmandu valley filled with scintillating natural heritages. Massive snowcapped mountains, beautiful glacial lakes, lush vegetation, Tibetan peoples and their unique lifestyle influence everyone to visit over there.

Few hours drive from Kathmandu to Syabribensi, trek starts following the ragging Langtang river across the dense forest of Langtang national park which eventually takes us to Langtang village (3,430m) and Kyanjin Gompa (3,870m). It is one of the most popular trekking regions for those wishing a short trek in Himalayas of Nepal. Langtang valley is greatly influence by Tibetan lifestyle, locals are the descendant of Tibetan origin. Varieties of Rhododendron, majestic waterfalls, bamboo forests, snow-capped mountains and hair rising landscapes makes you walk a diverse experience. Join us and entertain your adventure life with adventure walk.

Food and Accommodation During Langtang Valley Trek

There are many tea houses and lodges available during the Langtang Valley Trek. Accommodaiton will be basic mountain lodge on twin-sharing basis. You have to share the toilets as well in many tea houses en route. However, Kathmandu accommodation will be standard hotel basis with bed and breakfast basis. 

Breakfast will be served at kathmandu hotel and for lunch and dinner will be excluded but you can have good food around thamel like Yala Cafe. During the trekking, we serve you fresh local food such as Dal Bhat and seasonal vegetables, momo, noddles soup. we will get pizza, fried rice, tea, coffee, and soup on their menu. Just pick your right and fresh food in himalaya.

Best Time for Langtang Valley Trek

Autumn (September, October, and November) and Spring (March, April and May) are the most popular seasons for trekking to Langtang Valley. During this two major season we can see beautiful landscapes, low precipitation, smaller wind speed which is chill weather, and clear views of the mountains. Winter (December, January, February) and summers (June, July, and August) have their own advantages but its low season for trekking to Langtang Valley.

Langtang Valley Trek difficulty

Langtang Valley trek is moderately trekking in Nepal. You can complete the Langtang valley trek quite easily. The low altitude gains in this trek and the short trekking time makes this trek a moderately difficult trek in langtang region.The altitude you will gain in Langtang Valley Trek is also quite low compare to other high altitude trekking in Nepal as well as the trekking trails are also safe and easy to trek.

Each day we will be walking for about 5-6 hours and duragion of this trek is 8 day kathmandu to kathmandu. The trek starts an altitude of 1326 meters from kathmandu and takes you to the highest altitude of 3870 meters in Kyanjin Gompa. During the optional hike, you can also hike to to Kyanjin Ri (4350 meters) view point.

As this trek is moderately level, you don’t have to do worry about more prepration for a long period of time some soft training or preprationor a few months of preparation makes it really easy to complete the trek.

Highlights of Langtang Valley Trek

  • Tour of UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Durbar Squares, Pashupatinath temple etc. in Kathmandu
  • Marvel the Beautiful Landscape Mountain View
  • Experience Cultural & Natural Beauty of Langtang Valley.
  • Great view of Mt. Ganesh Himal, Mt. Langtang and many more panorama views of Himalayas 
  • Truly kind hospitality of Tibetan & Tamang people
  • The scenic bus ride from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi and back.
  • See the Famous Wildlife and Red Panda.
  • Explore the valley of glaciers- Langtang valley.
  • Learn the culture of Tibetan Buddhism
  • Visit Buddhist shrines like Langtang Gompa and Kyanjin Gompa
  • Climb Kyanjin Ri (4350 meters) view point.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m), transfer to hotel, welcome dinner
  • Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing & preparation for the trek
  • Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi (1,550m): 145km/7 hours' drive
  • Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel (2,380m): 6 hours trek
  • Day 05: Trek to Langtang village (3,430m): 6/7 hours trek
  • Day 06: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3,870m): 3 & ½ hours trek
  • Day 07: Visit to Tserko Ri and trek back to Langtang: 5/6 hours trek
  • Day 08: Trek back to Syabrubesi: 5 hours trek
  • Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu: 7 hours' drive
  • Day 10: Final departure

Inclusions

  • Hotel in Kathmandu for 3  nights on bed and breakfast basis  as per itinerary
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the trek.
  • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and dinner) during the trek with hot tea/coffee.
  • All necessary Permits National Park entry permits and TIMS
  • Ground transportation from Kathmandu –-Syaprubeshi - Kathmandu by private transportation by private transport
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide
  • All Expenses for Guide ie, Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service
  • All government taxes, VAT and service charges.
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in kathmadu
  • Transport outside of the tour program
  • Travel insurance (Compulsory to have insurance which covers helicopter evacuation)
  • Personal expenses such as alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, mineral water,
  • monuments entrance fees, postage, laundry, video, camera, phone, etc.
  • All additional tours and activities which are not included in the above itinerary.
  • Tipping to guide  (frequently receives some recognition for good service)
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on including section.
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Useful Info

Meals

Trekking Plus serves you verities of wonderful Nepalese and Continental food during our trek. We will get western cuisine up in the mountain but which is not that free and good. We serve you local local cuisines for breakfast, lunch & dinner which is included in our package cost. Trekking Plus guide will suggest you a delicious, hygienic with special food during your trip. Normally it takes few days’ hard work to local porters and caravans to bring food to mountains. We usually have breakfast and dinner at the same Lodge where we stay overnight but  lunch will be serve en route.

Accommodation

Accommodation in mountain will be in a tea house or mountain local lodges which is basic standard.  We will get private room but shared bathroom most of the tea house but this days we get room with attached bathroom as well on lower altitude. In high altitudes, rooms are comparatively basic. Blankets are generally provided but we will recommend you to have your own sleeping bags. There is a large dining room where they use a wood fire burning so that the dining room is warmer. There is normally no electric most of the villages has hydroelectric power and a solar lighting. When we charge our electronic things than we have to charge at reception which we have to pay as well.

Drinking water

We will get mineral water and boiled water along the trekking routes which is also an additional cost. We discourage not to buy Mineral bottle water but use boiled water from the local lodges and put water purify tablets. Plastic bottles are difficult to dispose off and have become an environmental problem in mountains.

Route Map

Trekking Plus offers you a Trekking maps as a complementary and Company T-shirt.

What to take

Trekking Plus would suggest you to pack as lightly as possible when you are on mountain. We provide one porter between two trekkers to carry your trekking gears. You will be carried your valuable things in a day pack by your own and your other bags will be carried by the porter in a duffel bag which we provided.  Porter carries about 25 KG from 2 trekkers. You can store you’re your luggage which you are not going to use it on trek can leave in Kathmandu Hotel which is free of cost. Please visit our FAQS for more details.

Important to note

Please visit our Equipments check list, Altitude Mountain Sickness section for additional details of what you need to bring on trek as well as prevent about AMS. Trekking Plus top priority is the safety and security of our customers and staff during all of our trips.

Safety Our top priority is the safety and security of our customers and staff during all of our trips. Trekking Plus field crews normal first aid kits on all of our tours, which is readily available for both customers and staff but we will recommend you to bring first aid kits yourself from your country because Nepalese medicine some time it does not work properly. We are constantly in communication with our field office and monitor all aspects of government and weather issues that might affect your trip. Also, we are always available 24 hours emergency contact.

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