Langtang Valley Trek-11 days
Langtang Valley Trek-11 days is among the trekking routes that fills any of its visitors in excitement. This trekking trail is the most famous in the Langtang region. Rich in ancient cultures and traditions, interacting with the people of Tamang ethnicity here is like sharing the knowledge of the best cultures in the world.
Langtang Valley Trek-11 days is popular as a moderate trek in Nepal. This trekking lasts for a week. We also experience Langtang National Park and its unique species of flora and faunas during our trek to Langtang Valley. Langtang valley is, indeed, a mesmerizing valley encircled by mountain peaks and it is inhabited by traditionally and culturally rich Tamamng people.
Langtang Valley Trek-11 days takes us to the Langtang valley is also known as the valley of Glaciers. Formed up with nature’s bests such as ever-flowing rivers, lush pine forests, mountain streams, rough rugged rocks, hill stations and colourful garden of stunning flowers. A step inside the valley is equal to a heavenly essence of relaxation. Atmosphere is pleasant and views are flawless like none.
End of monsoon is the best time for Langtang Valley Trek-11 days. Snow-capped mountain peaks seem much silvery than ever before and lush forests of pine, rhododendron and oak fruitful like nowhere else. Visions seem like a fresh sketch of design. Design that nature has made at its best. Wild lives and birds add charm to the region and literally multiplies liveliness. Legendary stories tell that the valley was discovered by a Lama who came to this site while grazing his yaks along. In Tibetan language, Lang stands for Yak and Tang means to follow. The logic simply makes up the name of the valley as Langtang.
We begin Langtang Valley Trek-11 days from Syabrubesi after we have 8-9 hours of drive from Kathmandu. This drive is with local bus or private van or jeep. We drive along the country road experiencing country life of the ethnic people.
The trail from Syabrubesi ascends along Langtang Khola via Langtang National Park. This is a mild walking thorough oak and rhododendron and other various species of plants. The high pasturelands, deep and lush forest, Cristal clear water of Langtang river, organic cheese factories, prayer flags, stone inscriptions and most importantly mountain views Langtang and Lirung are the major highlights of Langtang Valley Trek-11 days.
Langtang Valley trek-11 days ends with a drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu.
Highlights of Langtang Valley Trek-11 days
- Scenic Drive from Kathmandu To Syabrubesi
- Langtang National Park and its unique and endangered species of flora and fauna
- Serene trail via deep forest, rhythmic creeks, magnificent pasturelands
- Mesmerizing Langtang Valley encircled by mountain peaks and organic cheese factories
- Astonishing mountain peaks include Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar, Langtang Lirung, the Rolwaling Himalaya Range, and the Langtang Himalaya Range itself.
We will offer three star accommodations in Kathmandu . If you want to upgrade the accommodation, you have to pay some extra. Mountain accommodation during the trekking days will be very ordinary and basic. All accommodation will be on twin sharing basis. Single supplementary has to pay extra. We spend the night at lodges and guesthouses. We occasionally get attached bathrooms. eNepaltour Pvt. Ltd. tries its best to book the A grade accommodation in the mountain prior to the trekking unlike other populated regions.
We provide only breakfast in Kathmandu and during the trekking days. In the trekking days, you pick up the item mentioned in the menu at the lodge or guesthouse and you will enjoy it. Sometimes, in a big group, you may have buffet service too. This takes place especially in peak season (Sept-Nov). Breakfast will be provided at the guesthouse where we spent the night, lunch somewhere in the middle of the next destination and dinner at the guesthouse where we stay tonight. We offer you typical organic Nepali cushion which are really amazing.
Best Time to Travel
Autumn (Sept. to Nov.) and spring (March to May) are the best time for Trekking in Nepal. The weather is delightful and pleasant during autumn. The mountain views are astonishing.
The hills are wrapped with beautiful flowering rhododendron during spring. Mjaority of the trekkers find Spring best time to trek to Langtang Valley, Kyanjing Gumpa Trekking since they love to see flowering rhododendron.
Winter( Dec-Feb) will be very harsh due to cold and cloudy weather which hide the mountain peaks.
Summer will be too hot for some trekkers. Heavy rainfall occurs and disturbs the transportation and even walk in the mountain.
Physical Condition and Experience
Those who can walk 4-5 hours in the mountain can do this trek. Langtang ValleyTrek-11 days is a moderate trek in Langtang region Trekking . Regular exercise, jogging and short hiking enhance your stamina and confidence. No prior trekking experience and technical skills are required for Langtang Valley Kyanjing Gumpa Trekking. However, these prior skills will be an asset for it.
Getting to the trailhead and Away
We drive from Kathmandu to Syabribesi for 8-9 hours. The road we are using is narrow country road. Swabrubesi is the beginning point of Langtang ValleyTrek-11 days. No tourist buses can be used to get Syabrubesi fom Kathmandu. We only get private or public jeep or bus. These buses and jeep are not convenient. Prepare to face 8-9 hours local bus trip to Syabrubesi.Some poerpl want to end the trekking Syabrubesi and some want to end it at Sudarijal.
Threats and Safety
We do not really face such terrible threats during this trekking. There is no any slippery and steep trail till Langtnag Valley . But if the trekkers want Gosainkunda Pass, then, we have steep trail which may be challenging to the trekkers for 2 days after Gosainkunda Pass. While passing through Langtang National Park, we are to walk in group in order to avoid wild animals. It doesn’t mean that the wild animals attack people.
There are few cases the trekkers suffered from altitude sickness. Report it to you trekking leader or guide if you have any health inconveniences. You will immediately be rescued. Drink plenty of hot drinks and do not smoke in the higher elevation.
Note: If you have serious health problem, please consult doctor or inform us before departure to the trailhead.
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Day 01 - Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu
Arrive in Tribhuvan International Airport [Kathmandu] and transfer to your hotel at kathmandu stay overnight. 1Our representative will receive you at the airport and trasafer to the hotel. After you get refressed, we have a short orientation meeting introducing guide, porter and the description about the trip. We also prepare the necessary equipment. Be with 3 passport size photographs, passport and travel insurance. Welcome dinner in the evening.
Day 02 - Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour
We begin our valley sightseeing after breakfast at around 8. This is a guided sightseeing. We have a van or car and a professional city guide.Our visit is to UNESCO World Heritage sites located withn the valley like Pashupatinath, Swyombbunath, Bouddhanath, Patan etc. We have lunch during our tour. After lunch we still continue our city tour and we end today's tour at around 4. In the evening, we can get the equipments that we require during the trek.
Day 03 - Drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi (1462m/4795ft) Duration: 7 hrs
This drive begins from Kathmandu, Machhapokhari nearby New Buspark. Actually this drive is with local bus. We suggest you to bring some snacks for the way.
After we leave Kathmandu valley, we drive along the country road which is narrow and has numerous bends. Till Trishuli Bazar, we have smooth road. After, we leave Trishuli bazaar, we begin to experience country rough road till we get Syabrubesi. However, we experience country settlements and people. Overnight at guesthouse at Syabrubesi.
Day 04 - Syabru Bensi to Lama Hotel (2500m/8200ft) Duration: 5 hrs
Syabru Bensi is the commencing point of Langtang Valley Trekking. Today, our destination is Lama Hotel. This trekking is in Langtang National Park, so, we see some unique species of animals and plants. We follow Langtang Khola. We pass thorough Bamboo plants and finally get Lama Hotel. Overnight at guesthouse at Lama Hotel.
Day 05 - Lama Hotel to Langtang Valley (3307m/10845ft) Duration: 5 hrs
We again follow Langtang Khola for today’s trek. We pass through Ghoda Tabela, which means ‘Horse Stable’. We see numerous pasturelands on the way to Langtang Valley. The mountain views become more mesmerizing.
Day 06 - Langtang village to Kyanjing Ri (4773m/15655ft) and back to Kyanjing Gompa (3798m/12495ft) Duration: 7-8 hrs
Today’s trek is relatively tougher than the previous days. We pass Laja Khola and get to Kanjing Gumpa. Kyanjing Gumpa offers us some dramatic vies of icefall from Langtang and Lirung. Then ,we further climb up to Kyanjing ri which is vantage point in Langtang region, offers mesmerizing views of majestic peaks. After that, we trek back to Langtang village/ valley. Overnight at guesthouse at Langtang village.
Day 07 - Kyangjuma Gompa Exploration and climb Chorkari Ri (5050m/16564ft) Duration: 7 hrs
This day is for rest and exploration this area. We explore cheese factories, traditional Tamang village and their cultural exposure. We also climb Chorkari RI (5050 meters), which is the hghest point of this trekking. The adventure enthusiasts find this ri rewarding and celebrate the most memorable views of mountain peaks. Overnight at guesthouse at Kyanjing Gumpa.
Day 08 - Kyanjin Gompa- Lama Hotel (2500m/8200ft) Duration: 5-6 hrs
We begin our backtracking today. This backtracking is all the way down to Lama Hotel. But we are still in Langtang National Park. Overnight at guest house at Lama Hotel. Actually, Lama Hotel is not a name of the hotel, this is the place name in Langtang region.
Day 09 - Lama Hotel to Syabru Bensi (1462m/4795ft) Duration: 5-6 hrs
Today is the last day of trekking in the mountain. We follow Langtang river flowing down till we get Syabru Bensi. Overnight at guesthouse at Syabru Bensi.
Day 10 - Syabru Bensi to Kathmandu
We use same trail to drive back to Kathmandu from Syabru Bensi today. We leave Syabrubensi early in the morning and spend almost 8 hours on drive. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu. Evening Farewell dinner.
Day 11 – Farewell
According to your international flight schedule, we drop you at the 2 hours earlier so that you will be able to catch up your scheduled flight. This is the day to say good bye to you but it doesn’t mean that you won’t come back to Nepal again.
What's Included and Excluded?
- Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private vehicle.
- Hotel in Kathmandu ( 2 night on B/B plan)
- Meals (breakfast only)
- An experienced tour guide
- Tea House hotel accommodation during the trek.
- A highly experienced, helpful and friendly government license holder Guide and his food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments, medicine etc.
- Porter ( porter available if more then 2 clints only
- National Park permits.
- TIMS (trekkers’ information management System.)
- All ground transportation.
- All our government taxes.
- Official expanse and service charge included.
- Welcome and Farewell Dinner
- Your travel insurance. (Compulsory)
- International air fare.
- Your Lunch and Dinner
- Nepal entry visa fee.
- Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
- Personal trekking Equipments.
- Personal Expenses
- Tips to guide and porter ( as you wish/ depends on your satisfaction)
US $ 576* All Inclusive Price
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
Trip Grade: Moderate
Destination: Nepal, Asia
Group Size: Minimum 1 - Maximum 12 People
Arrival On: Kathmandu
Departure From: Kathmandu
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Best Season: March-May and september- december
Elevation: 1365m to 5545m