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The Langtang Valley trek is the best option for those who are willing to travel a short trek. Therefore, it is not a big surprise for anyone to stay longer on the trip. You can walk for a short time, especially with older children to observe things around them. This trek is for people of every age group. However, you should be interested in the trek. This journey is very valuable with incredible alpine scenery, engaging culture, and comfortable accommodation. Walking is not that exhausting with all those beauties around.
The trip passes with the heritages of Tamang and Sherpa that welcome you with warm culture. There is terraced farmland that provides you an insight into the traditional farming of Nepal. Farming and cattle rearing is the major occupation of local people residing in the villages. Langtang Valley is popular as the valley of Glaciers. It lies about 70 miles north of Kathmandu. On top of that, there are the giant Himalayas that add beauty to nature. The valley is home to many rare animals of Nepal such as the Red Panda and Snow Leopard.
On the way, you will be observing Mt. Langtang Lirung, Mt. Ganesh, Dorje Lakpa, etc. This trek is an easy choice and includes a very minimal cost compared to other treks. The villages provide you the knowledge of the unique culture and tradition of the Sherpa and Tamang communities. The valley is also well-known for its cheese factory. It is made from Yak’s milk. Similarly, Kyanjin Gompa is an important religious landmark. People residing here mostly follow Tibetan Buddhism. You will enjoy the comfortable and enjoyable trek that provides you pleasure and knowledge at the same time.
You can change this itinerary, services, accommodation, duration of this trip etc.to suit your needs and budget. The choice is yours. Let us help you tailor your perfect holiday.
A representative from our office will pick you from the airport after you arrive in Kathmandu. He/She will take you to our hotel. In the afternoon, we may visit the office or take a rest if you are too tired. You will also be provided a welcome dinner hosted by our institution. You will be served authentic Nepali cuisine that tells you the Nepalese culture. You will stay overnight in Kathmandu.
We will start a guided tour to several historical attractions in Kathmandu. They are also scheduled as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will get an opportunity to visit the historic Durbar Square, the Pashupatinath (commonly known as sacred Hindu temple) the Swayambhunath, and Bouddhanath, etc. Bouddhanath is said to be one of the major stupas in the world. At noon, you will get your equipment checked by the climbing leader. We will stay overnight in Kathmandu.
We will be reaching Syabrubesi after 7 hours of the drive towards the north of Kathmandu. We will be taking a jeep or bus from Kathmandu. We can observe the gorgeous scenery of Trishuli Bazar and Dhunche on the way. You can observe the beautiful Himalayan peaks of Annapurna, Manaslu, and Ganesh as we cross Kakani. Similarly, the terraced green hills and lush forests make your drive very pleasurable. We will stay overnight at Syabrubesi.
You will be provided for breakfast in the morning. After that, we will be heading towards the first part of the path. The path crosses through the Bhotekoshi River and follows the Langtang River. We ford the river through a suspension bridge. After that, the trekking path climbs to Bamboo forests. It passes through the landslide region. The trek provides you scenic wilderness. You will be treated to the sight of native wildlife. They include Langur monkeys, Himalayan black bears, and red pandas. We will stay overnight at Lama hotel.
On this day, we will be trekking uphill. On the way, you can observe beautiful oak, maple, rhododendron, and hemlock forests. The valley is filled with herds of yaks that add beauty to nature. You will get to encounter them in the pastures. This village is a very old one that was discovered way before. You can see the views of the mountains in even more brilliance and beauty. We will stay overnight at Langtang valley.
Our walk today is shorter but more exciting. You can see the famous cheese factory on your way. This day we will be hiking to Kyangin Re. We will scale the glacial moraine and therefore the trek will be one of the most exciting moments. You can observe the amazing views of the Kyanjin Gompa. The trek becomes even more exhilarating when you see the icefall flowing from Langtang Lirung mountain. The Kyangin Gompa is considered a famous Buddhist monastery. It is the place of utmost significance to the local community.
We descent towards the Lama hotel. On this day, we make our way back. You can enjoy the majestic views of the towering mountains. You will regret it if you forget to take your camera. Many people capture these beautiful moments through their camera and take a wonderful memory along with them. We might even encounter other wildlife as we descend back to Lama Hotel. We will stay overnight at Lama Hotel.
This day we head back towards Syabrubensi leaving the high mountains behind us. The downhill trek is comparatively easier than the uphill one. On the way, we will encounter several villages. They provide you knowledge of the culture of Tamang and Sherpa. We finally get to Paira Lodge and rest for a while. From there we climb through the forests to reach Syabru village. We will stay overnight in this village.
We will take our breakfast in the morning. After that, we will be heading back to Kathmandu which takes almost 7 hours to drive by bus or jeep. You may observe cultural and natural beauties around us more vividly while we drive. There is no option of flight on this route. After reaching Kathmandu, we have the remaining day off to rest or do some reminder shopping.
On this day, we may also go for a short tour to Kathmandu valley as there are various important sites such as Patan Durbar Square, Hanuman Dhoka, Bhaktapur, etc. We will have a farewell dinner in the evening to celebrate the successful journey. The overnight will be at Kathmandu. You can buy some other essential items for the flight through Kathmandu if you want.
Our journey in Nepal comes to an end today. Our representative will guide us to the airport about 3 hours before our planned flight. On our way home, we have an abundance of time to map our next adventure in the astonishing country of Nepal.
Trekkers will enjoy 3 hearty meals on each day of the trek. You will have breakfast and dinner at the same lodge where you will stay at night. You will be provided lunch at teahouses or small restaurants along the way. You can easily choose your favorite food from the menu provided to you. Our leaders will make sure that you are provided with the right foods. You will be given fresh and organic fruits. They may be brought from Kathmandu or locally sourced in the villages. Your diet will comprise complex carbohydrates, proteins, and fats. We may arrange vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, and kosher diets with prior notice.
Many travelers also might think about who they are traveling with. You don’t have to worry about this. You will be traveling with compatible travelers from all around the globe. There is no such age limit for doing this trek. The only thing is you need to be healthy and have the willingness to trek. Your previous hiking experience, as well as mental fitness, counts a lot. We will be trying to include the same age group persons in a group so that the hiking pace among trekkers matches.
Besides, altitude sickness has been a major problem for most of the visitors. Here are the few tips that are tried and tested by our professional leaders:
Safety and Security
Here are the few measures that you can implement to ensure safety:
You will be provided the following trekking equipment by our office
The trek is considered a beginner level trek. Therefore, it requires no prior experience. Anyone with good mental and physical health conditions is eligible to trek. The trek is ideal for families, kids, and even elderly people. You will be given a brief informative session before the start of our trip. The session will provide you information on everything that you need to know about the location.
This trek in Nepal is completely safe and has very minimal requirements. However, some possibilities of threats will be discussed by our experts. We encourage every traveler to take a professional training guide. They will provide you information regarding locations as you go.
You can expect an amazing trekking experience during your entire journey. You will be walking through the subtropical to alpine climatic zones. You will get to experience rural Tamang and Sherpa heritage. The mighty Himalayas of Langtang range and a visit to Kyagin Gompa will make you delighted from inside.
You will be provided several booking options that include such as online booking, wire transfer, or cash on arrival. Similarly, we suggest you go through our booking policy. It is better to read every policy thoroughly before you head to the payment. Please feel free to get in touch with us in case of any other queries.
We will run our booked trips under normal circumstances. You will still be going on the trip even if other hikers cancel at the end moment. We will not cancel the whole trip even if there are fewer participants. Please note that we will not be continuing the trip if there is a political riot, natural disasters, pandemics, epidemics or catastrophes, etc.
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