Langtang valley trekking is also called “the valley of glaciers trekking “. Langtang is the closet place where you could get the massive snow capped mountains and beautiful glaciers. This valley is located only 19 miles north of Kathmandu. The whole valley is dominated by Mount Langtang Lirung (7246m) and offers pine forest, swift mountain streams, rugged rock and snow-capped peaks, grassy down and meadows. For Langtang valley trekking you take around 8 hours drive from Kathmandu. The starting point of trekking is Syabru Bensi. From Syabru Bensi you will follow the Langtang River to the east until you get to Kyangin Gompa (3,049) with overnight stay at Lama Hotel, Langtang valley respectively. On the fourth day you will arrive at Langtang valley. In this valley besides natural wonders you also visit local Tibetan village and see their lifestyle. The last destination of this trekking is Kyanjin Gompa. You visit ancient Buddhist monastery and glaciers. Here you stay one more day on next day you get an opportunity to ascend Kyangjin Ri [4350m.]. From its top you will get 360 degree mountain views. From Kyangjin, you retrace your route back down the valley to Syabru Besi and then drive back to Kathmandu.
Unspoilt secret valley, perfect wilderness and cultural experience, varieties of wild flowers and wild life, panoramic mountain views.
About 4-5 hr. drive by private transport or 7 hr. drive by local bus. Drive back to Kathamndu.
Moderate trail, max. Altitude 3850m, about 5-6 hr. Average walk per day.
Sept. to Dec. and late March to May, Flowers bloom in the spring.
Well-managed teahouse lodges.
Day- 01: Drive to trailhead Syabrubensi (1460m) & over night
Day- 02: Syabrubesi (1460m) – Lama Hotel (2470m)
Day- 03: Lama Hotel (2478m) – Langtang Village (3430m)
Day- 04: Lngtang village (3430m) – Kyanjing Gompa (3850)
Day- 05: Exploration day around Kyanjing Gompa
Day- 06: Exploration day around Kyanjing Gompa
Day- 07: Kyanjing Gompa (3850)- Lama Hotel
Day- 08: Lama Hotel – Thulo Syabru village (2130m)
Day- 09: Thulo Syabru _ Dhunche (2030)
Day- 10: Drive back to Kathamndu from Dhunche.