Langtang Valley Trekking takes you to the north of Kathmandu in the mystic Langtang valley. In fact, the famous British Mountaineer- Bill Tilman himself has praised Langtang Valley as the most beautiful valley in the world. Countless species of blooming alpine flowers endow the exquisite sight especially in the summer Langtang valley trek. Trekking in Langtang Valley takes you through several pretty Tamang villages which allow you an opportunity to view their lifestyle and rich cultural traditions.
Langtang Valley Trekking itinerary at ‘Alpine Zone Treks & Expedition’ is an 11-day package. After your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be taken in guided city tour whereby you will visit all major UNESCO enlisted cultural sites in Kathmandu. An 8 hr drive will take you to Syabrubesi via Trishuli Bazaar. We will then take the bumpy trail to Lama Hotel. The trekking trail progresses through rhododendron forest and river to Langtang village. We will enjoy the scenic sight of Langtang Mountain in its full glory from Langtang village. We will also visit Kyangjin Gompa and observe the rich architecture details of the ancient monastery.
Langtang National Park is another prized possession of Langtang region, which provides shelter to rare wildlife like red panda. We will take a short hike to Cherko Ri which offers the scenic views of Langtang Mountain and the valley. The return trail retraces its route through Kyangjin Gompa, Langtang Village, Lama Hotel and Thulo Syabru to Syabru village. A 6hr walk will take us to Dhunche from where we will catch a bus or jeep back to Kathmandu. You can go for shopping in the streets of Thamel the next day before departure. Langtang Valley Trek is a customizable package. We can either shorten or lengthen the itinerary to meet your interest.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu ( 1350 m. )
Day 2: sightseeing and trek preparation
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu – SyabruBesi( 1,550m.)
Day 4: Syabrubesi – Lama Hotel ( 2,400 m.) 6- 7 hours
Day 5: Lama Hotel – Mundu ( 3,430 m. ) 6-7 hours
Day 6: Mundu – Kyangjin Gompa ( 3,870 m.) 4- 5 hours
Day 7: Acclimatization Explore Tserko Ri-( 4,984 m.) 7-8 hours