Langtang Valley Trek
Langtang Trek lies in the northern part of Kathmandu valley and the trek starts by driving 8 – 9 hrs. to reach to Syabrubensi. This Trek is the perfect and suitable trekking destination for all age group trekkers who are willing to trek in Nepal Himalaya and looking for a relatively easy route with short walks and lower altitude. This is the third most popular trekking destination in Nepal with Langtang National park in this region makes the route more suitable to trek. The park contains a wide variety of climatic zones, from subtropical to alpine. Approximately 25% of the park is forested. Trees include the deciduous oak and maple, and evergreens like pine, and various types of rhododendron. Animal life includes Himalayan black bear, the goat-like Himalayan tahr, rhesus monkeys and red pandas. There are also stories of Yeti sightings.The park contains the Gosainkunda lakes, sacred to Hindus. Pilgrimages are made there in August. Another spiritual site is the Buddhist monastery Kyanjin Gompa. Popular activities for tourists in the park include trekking, climbing, and white-water rafting.
The region is a rural landscape comprising of villages, terraced farms and forests encircled with green hills with a background of the white snow capped mountains. The benefits that trekkers get in this trekking route is the chance to get to know the unique culture of the local people as the region is close to the Tibetan border, their culture resembles to Tibetans. As you hike through the valley, you will get a chance to learn from their practices and traditions. You will also come across several Buddhist temples and monasteries.
Name of the langtang himal range with its height are as given below:
Langtang Lirung 7,234 m (23,734 ft)
Langtang Ri 7,205 m (23,638 ft)
Dorje Lakpa 6,966 m (22,854 ft)
Loenpo Gang 6,979 m (22,897 ft)
Changbu 6,781 m (22,247 ft)
Yansa Tsenji 6,690 m (21,950 ft)
Kyunga Ri 6,601 m (21,657 ft)
Dogpache 6,562 m (21,529 ft)
Langshisha Ri 6,427 m (21,086 ft)
Gangchenpo 6,387 m (20,955 ft)
Morimoto 6,150 m (20,180 ft)
Tsogaka 5,846 m (19,180 ft)
Yala Peak 5,520 m (18,110 ft)
Langtang Tserkuri Peak
Langtang Tserkuri Peak is trekking peak can summit without climbing permits, only you need Trekking Permits Langtang National Park Permits and Trekking information management system (TIMS) permits which are we do provide from Nepal Wilderness Trekking Agency in our inclusive cost. We have two type of Peak In Nepal, which is below 6 thousand metres peak for those peak no need climbing permits But which is more than 6 thousand metres high peaks then require climbing permits with expedition well arrangement.
Trails to Langtang Trekking
The trails to Langtang Trek, Most of the trails that we follow are centuries old. Because of the rugged nature of the Himalayas, there is more exposure to heights as the grade is steeper and the trek follows Langtang Valley Rivers where is bridges, as the trails follow often along riversides. The bridges are constructed with cables wire and iron box, and plank and are strong enough for heavily laden pack animals.
Day 01: Arrive international airport in Kathmandu and free transport to Thamel, The hotel is centrally located in the Thamel area of Kathmandu which is renowned for its many restaurants, shops, bars, and nightclubs etc which cater for the tourists.
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley full day sightseeing with professional tour guide.
Day 03: Drive by local bus from Kathmandu to the starting point of trekking Dhunche (8 hours 170 km 1960 m.) stay there overnight at the lodge.
Day 04: Trek to Syabru Village (6 hours 2250 m.) stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 05: Trek to Lama Hotel (6 hours 2470 m) and stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 06: Trek to Langtang (6 hours 3430 m.) and stay overnight at lodge.
Day 07: Trek to Kyanjine Gomba (3 hours 3870 m.) take a lunch at the tea house and walk up to the viewpoint Kyanjin Ri then stays there overnight at the lodge.
Day 08: Day trip to Langsisha kharka or tserku RI ( 4100 meters.) then walk back to Kyanjin Ri stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 09: Trek back to Lama Hotel (6 hours) stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 10: Trek to Syabru Bensi (5 hours walking) and stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 11: Drive by local bus back to Kathmandu (9 hours 200 Km.)
Day 11: Departure day to your home country
Equipment for Langtang Trekking
Recheck your Equipment after planning to Langtang Trekking. Make sure you have enough gear to be warm and comfortable but without overloading. Usually, you will experience warm days and cold nights depending on altitude and the time of year.
For footwear, best walking boots with suitable ankle support that have been worn-in prior to the trek, and which are waterproof, warm socks, Gaiters for a winter season, loose casual trousers, Thermal Leggings, a Long skirt for women, trousers, and Waterproof Trousers.
For body Selection of T-shirts, and long sleeved shirts, preferably not cotton, Thermal shirt, warm shirt, possibly Fleece, Fleece jacket or warm wool jumper. Windproof, waterproof outer higher altitudes, Down jacket, down sleeping bag (optional for cold nights & mornings; can be hired or buy in Kathmandu cheaply) and for head and hand, Wool or fleece hat, or balaclava. Hat or cap for sun protection while trekking, Sunglasses or goggles, Warm gloves, sun cream.