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Langtang Valley Trek

Langtang Valley Trek

$1050 per person
GRADING
Moderate
No. of Pax
+2 People above
ALTITUDE HEIGHT
5500M.
ACTIVITIES
Sightseeing and high altitude Trekking
TRIP DEPARTURE
Everyday

Trip Introduction

 

 

Existing in the Himalayan region that lies at the nearest distance from the capital city of Kathmandu, Langtang Valley Trek also known as ‘Valley of Glaciers Trek’ is the pleasant experience of walking through the glaciers and enjoying some of the spectacular sights of snow- capped mountains as well as Langtang Valley Trek is the one of the most popular destinations, it takes 11days from Ktm. Located 90km north of Kathmandu, Langtang Valley lies near to the Tibetan border. Langtang Valley Trekking has so much to offer to you. The journey will make progress through rhododendron and spruce woods which will endow us with an opportunity to hae amazing spectacle of the colorful local birds. It will take us through several multiethnic highland villages so that we would have plenty of time to admire the ancient traditions, culture and way of living that are still being adopted in their original form. Moreover, the trekking trail will pass through several natural vantage points at different locations enabling us to have beautiful views of Mountains like Langtang Lirung, Kimshung and Langshisha Ri Mountains.

The pleasant Langtang Valley Trek itinerary at ‘Tourist Link Treks and Expedition’ is 11-days engaging activity which begins with 6hours of thrilling drive through the meandering road of Nuwakot and Dhunche Bazaar to Syabrubesi from where we will take a walk through the Lama Hotel to the culturally rich Langtang Village. Later, we will make progress through the monastery at Kyanjin Gompa to Syabrubesi, a drive whence will eventually lead us back to the hotel at Kathmandu. Langtang Valley Trek is a mildly strenuous trek which does not need prior trekking experience. October to December and February to April are the best seasons to engage in ‘Langtang Valley Trek.’

Itinerary Outline of Langtang Valley Trekking:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
Day 03: Drive to shyaprubesi (1503m) 9 hours
Day 04: Trek to Rimche or Lama hotel (2400m) 6 hours
Day 05: Trek to Langtang Village (3430M) 6 hours
Day 06: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3830m) 5 hours
Day 07: Exploration Day in Kyanjin Gompa
Day 08: Trek to Lama Hotel 7 hours
Day09: Trek to Syabru Besi via Shaerpa Gaon ,6 hours
Day10: Drive to  kathmandu
Day11: Free day in Kathmandu
Day12: Departure

EQUIPMENT LIST

  • 1 Pair of hiking boots
  • 1 Medium size backpack
  • 1 Day pack
  • 1 Sleeping bag (-20 C)
  • 1 Light wind & water proof jacket
  • 1 Inner sleeping sheet
  • 2 Long sleeve T-shirts
  • 1 Water bottle
  • 1 Pair gaiters/over trousers
  • 1 Pair sport shoes or sandal
  • 2 Pairs light weight trousers
  • 1 Pair shorts
  • 1 Fleece / warm sweater
  • 2 T-shirts
  • 2 Pair’ light socks
  • 3 Pairs heavy wool socks
  • 1 Sweatshirts / light sweater
  • 1 Torch & spear batteries
  • 1 Medium size towel
  • Moleskin for blister
  • Swiss type of army knife
  • Toilet paper, biodegradable soap/shampoo
  • Personal medication.
  • Underwear (including thermals)
  • Warm hat/ gloves
  • Sunglasses, sun hat and sun cream
  • Spear plastic bags for wrapping clothes

FIXED DEPARTURE

Start DateEnd DateCostStatusBooking
04 February, 201919 February, 2019US $1400Guaranteed
14 February, 201901 March, 2019US $1400Guaranteed
24 February, 201911 March, 2019US $1400Guaranteed
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Detail Itinerary
 
Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival:
Upon landing at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be greeted by our representative from Tourist Link Treks & Expedition who will then convey you through the vibrant streets in Kathmandu to the hotel where you will receive a brief explanation regarding your trekking package. You will have a pleasant welcome dinner and then spend the pleasant night in the comfy bed.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley:
Taking light breakfast early in the morning, our guide will then take you for a pleasant day tour inside Kathmandu which encompasses the UNESCO enlisted holiest shrine of Shiva at Pashupatinath Temple Complex, the Bouddhanath Stupa which is the largest Stupa existing inside Kathmandu, Swayambhunath Temple aka Monkey Temple which is the oldest Stupa inside Kathmandu which dates almost 2oooyrs back and the Kathmandu Durbar Square which is yet another UNESCO enlisted historical site where you will get chance to view the abode of Living Goddess- Kumari, Kasthamandap Temple, Kal Bhairab and many more.
Day 03: Drive to Shyabru Besi:
OAfter breakfast our guide will take you in the bus station and you will ride bus until Shyapru besi . On the you will see beautiful view and local people as well as  we will be enjoying the wonderful views of Ganesh and Langtang Mountains before heading through forest and slopes which will take us to a ridgeline separating Langtang River from Trishuli River. Finally, we will make an advance towards Shyabru Besi.
Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel
Pursuing the downward trail that leads us to Ghopche Khola, we will move forward through a place with landslide before choosing the ascending trail to Rimche located at 2400m altitude. Crossing the dense woods of bamboo, we will make it to Lama Hotel where we will be staying overnight.
Day 05: Trek to Langtang Village
ollowing the raised path, we will make an advance through the vibrant forest of maples, rhododendron, pine and oak which will bless us with an opportunity to view monkeys and local birds. Leaving the forest, we will reach to Gumanchok which further leads us to Ghora Tabela. Following the downward trail, we will arrive at Thangshyap from where we will make a climb to arrive at Langtang Village where we can enjoy the spectacular view of Lirung Mountain.
Day 06: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa:
Choosing the ascending trail, we will pass through beautiful small villages of Sindum and Yamphu to reach to Laja Khola. Crossing Laja Khola, we will continue to walk through the trail that escalates uphill to arrive at the view point which offers the scenic views of Kyangjin Gompa and icefall from Lirung and Kinshung. Later we will descend to Kyanjin Gompa.
Day 07: Exploration Day in Kyanjin Gompa:
Gentle walking is preferred over remaining idle when it comes to prevent the effects of high altitude sickness. So, we will explore around Kyangjin Gompa on the 7th day during which we will be making visit to the government operated cheese factory. We can also climb up to visit the natural view point to have amazing views of Langtang Lirung and Dorje Lakpa peaks.
Day 08: Trek back to Lama Hotel
From Kyangjin Gompa, we will choose a downward trail which will lead us to Langtang River. Crossing Langtang River, we will make an advance towards enchanting Langtang Village which further leads us to sets of hotel known as Lama Hotel which is located at 2500m altitude.
Day 09: Trek to Syabru Besi via Sherpa Gaon:
Leaving Lama Hotel early in the morning, we will walk through few Sherpa and Tamang villages that will bless us with an opportunity to have a peek into the rural life. Later we will make an advance through green hills to Syabru Besi where we will be staying overnight in a hotel.
Day 010: Back to Kathmandu:
It takes about 8 to 9 hours of pleasant drive through the 117km long serpentine road with enchanting views of river, mountains and rice fields to return back to Kathmandu where we will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 011: Free day in Kathmandu
This day is last day in Nepal so you will do shopping subineer for friends and family .
Day 012: Departure:
The wonderful 11days ‘Langtang Valley Trek’ comes to an end on this day as you will be transferred back to Tribhuvan International airport by our representative. We are happy to serve you and we will be looking forward for your next visit.
 

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Cost includes
  • Airport  pick up and drop off by private vehicle
  • Sightseeing at Kathmandu Valley (Monkey Temple, Pasupapati Tample, Boudhanath, Durbar square)
  • Two night accommodation with breakfast at 3 star category Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Best available twin sharing lodge for accommodation during the trek
  • Three daily meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek
  • Surface transfer to and from syabrubesi by Deluxe Bus
  • One highly experienced helpful and friendly guide ( English speaking and Government licensed holder guide)
  • Porter service (2 Trekker: 1 Porter) there food, accommodation, Salary, equipment and including staff insurance
  • Snacks of seasonal fruits during the trek
  • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Trekking map and trip achievement certificate
  • All necessary paper work and permits (National Park fee and TIMS) please bring 3 passport size photographs
  • All Local/Government Taxes and office service charge
  • Medical Supplies (First Aid Kit will be available)
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance Company
Cost Excludes: 
  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Meal not specified in the “meal inclusions” in the above itinerary
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Snacks and other expenses
  • International airfare to & from home town
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Hot showers during the trek
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expenses like phone calls, laundry, bar bills and extra porters
  • Tips and donations for guides and porters.
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extend