The Langtang Valley trekking is a beautiful alpine region situated to the North of Kathmandu bordering Tibet. It is popular due to its snow-covered peaks, a mild climate and friendly and hospitable inhabitants. The area was recognized as Nepal's first Himalayan National Park in 1971. The land of Tamangs, Langtang is rich in its age-old religious practices, language and costume. A journey to the Langtang valley offers an opportunity to explore the Tamang villages, climb small peaks and visit glaciers.
The trek is easily accessible from Kathmandu. The majestic mountains of Langtang Lirung (7246m) to the north, Gang Chhenpo (6388m) to the south and Dorje Lhakpa (6990m) to the east dominate the beautiful Langtang valley. The trek passes through lush forest and the unique settlements of diverse ethnic groups.
Max. Altitude: 4600 m
Duration: 11 days
Trek Days: 9 days
Type of trek: Lodge/Teahouse
Day 01. Arrive at Kathmandu airport (1345 meters) and transfer to hotel:
Our airport representative will pick you up and transfer you to hotel. Overnight hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi Trek Short hike(1462m)/lodge/teahouse stay.
Drive to Syabru Bensi from Kathmandu (8 hours drive).
Day 03: Trek Lama Hotel (2470m)/5 and half hours: lodge/teahouse stay.
After crossing the suspension bridge the trek proceeds through the trees where langur monkey’s frolic and takes you to Doman (1680m). The trail then makes a steep climb over a rocky ridge to Paira Lodge (1810m) and further the route climbs gently to Bamboo Lodge (1960m). Climbing steeply the trail will get to Rimche (2400m) and then to Lama Hotel.
Day 04: Trek Langtang village (3430m)/5 hours: lodge/teahouse stay.
From Lama Hotel the trail climbs through a forest of hemlock, oaks, maples and rhododendron observing glimpses of Langtang Lirung, reaches to Gumanchok (2800m) and then climbs to Ghora Tabela (2970m) after which it descends to Thangshyap (3140m). The trail further climbs to Langtang, which is the head quarter for Langtang National Park.
Day 05: Trek explore the Langtang Valley/lodge/teahouse stay.
Hire a horse for sight seeing in Langtang Valley. You can hike up the moraine north of Kyanjin Gompa (4300m). From here you have spectacular views of Langtang Lirung, Kinshung, Yansa Tsenji (6575m) and the foot of the huge Lirung glacier. You are so close it feels like you can touch them.
Day 06: Trek Kyanjin Gompa (3870m)/3 hours: lodge/teahouse stay.
From Langtang Valley the trail climbs gradually to Sindum and to Yamphu (3640m). Crossing the Laja Khola then climbs a moraine to a viewpoint where you can see Kyanjin Gompa and the dramatic icefall flowing from Langtang Lirung and Kinshung. Then the trail descends to Kyanjin Gompa.
Day 07: Trek Lama Hotel(2470m)/6 hours: lodge/teahouse stay.
Early morning proceed to Lama Hotel its mostly downhill 6/ 7 hours walk from Kanjin Gompa. The trail goes all the way down hill through forest following the river. Pass through the ethnic Tamang settlements who follow religious and cultural practices similar to the Tibetans.
Day 08: Trek Syabru Gaon/5 hours: lodge/teahouse stay.
After breakfast, We start our trekking descending to Land slide and the routes separates form here to the Syabru Gaun, we will take the upper route to reach Syapru Gaun, then the trail ascends all the way to Syabru Gaoun, From where we will enjoy spectacular views of Langtang Lirung (7245m.), Tibetan Himal ranges and many more.
Day 09: Trek Dhunche/4 hours: lodge/teahouse stay.
We start our trek and today is the last day of our langtang valley trekking and it is easy trekking to Dhunche, the first part, we trek the flat and down through the forest of Rhododrendron and pine and the another part, once we reach the road then we simply follow the road ascending to the Dhunche.
Day 10: Dhunche to Kathmandu
Drive back to Kathmandu.8 hours drive and transfer to hotel rek back to Dhunche. O/N Dhunche.
Day 11: Final Departure, transfer to airport.
You will be transferred to the international airport for your final departure to your loving home.
NOTE: The above information is an example of our standard tour, and can be customized to meet your specific requirements.
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Single room supplement: US$ 230/-net extra per person
The above cost includes the following services:
✓Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle in Kathmandu transfers
✓02 nights at 3 star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on B/B basis
✓World Heritage sites for Sightseeing Tours during your stay in cities
✓All land Transport Including Cities to Cities, from hotel to starting and ending point of trek
✓Lodges/ tea house accommodation in double occupancy or family bed room during the entire trek and climb
✓Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the entire trek and climb
✓Services of a trained and Professional license holder English speaking trekking guide (leader)
✓Required number porters to carry your luggage (one porter for every 2 guests) during the trek
✓Expenses for all Staff including their salary, insurance, domestic airfare, transportation, food and accommodation
✓Warm Clothes and Shoes for porters during the trek
✓Medical First Aid Kit (carried by your guide)
✓Guide with experience of First Aid treatment, AMS safety training certified
✓All necessary paper work; trekking conservation/ National Park/ TIMS Card/ Special permits fee as per the itinerary
✓Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle
✓Entrance fee in all monuments during tour
✓All government taxes, 24.3% VAT & service charges.
The above cost doesn't include the following services:
* International and Domestic Airfare not listed in the Itinerary
* Nepal entry visa fee which can be issued on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport
* Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu
* Emergency Rescue, Evacuation cost or any types of travel, Personal interest items insurance fee
* Any item of personal nature such as beverages, hot cold drinks, laundry, telephone call, battery charges, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.
* Personal trekking Equipment
* Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
* Personal climbing equipment
* Personal climbing guide if requested
* Food and accommodation if clients stock due to flight cancellation
* Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg of luggage, a cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
* Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected)
* Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes' section.
Travel insurance coverage for high rescue & evacuation, Medical treatment, loss of belongings and trip cancellation is strongly recommended.
The price does not include: undue escalation in fuel prices, new taxes levies on hotels and transportation services or any hikes in entrance fees. Any large tax hikes and new levies shall be payable extra and shall be billed accordingly with prior notice.
LIST OF EQUIPMENT AND CLOTHING REQUIRED:
Daypack, Rucksack, Sleeping bag, Duffel bag, Walking sticks, Toiletries (Soaps, Sanitizers)
Bring Items/Snacks with you:
Strong water bottle/ Thermal flask, Sun/Snow Glasses, Sun hat, Sun Cream, Torch Light with extra batteries, Mask, Lip balm, chocolates, dry food, Walking Stick, Cameras (chargers and batteries), Water purification Iodine tablets, Energy bars and snacks. Your own regular medicine etc.
Casual wears & comfortable trekking shoes, warm clothing for nights & mornings, Raincoats, Towels, Warm jacket, Fleece Jacket, Thermal inner wear, warm trousers(wind proof jacke ) and shirts, woolen gloves, Sun Hat, Woolen socks(some pears)