Highlights

  • One of the most interesting and varied areas in the Himalaya due to the stretch of mountain chain closest to Kathmandu and easily accessible by road.
  • Trek to Langtang Valley will fascinate you with the resilience of the residents of the region who restored their lives after the destructive earthquake of 2015.
  • View of mountains above 7000m like Langtang Lirung (7,200m), Ganesh Himal (7,600m) and Langtang II (7,227).
  • Typical Sherpa village and traditional Tamang villages, Langtang National Park, the second largest national park of Nepal, National bird of Nepal (Daphne) and much more.
  • Trekking in Langtang Region will give you a good time to embrace the small peaks and visit glaciers at a comfortably low elevation.
  • Beautiful wooden carving on the windows of houses in the Langtang Valley portrays rich culture and tradition of the Himalayan region

About Langtang Valley Trek

Langtang Valley Trek is a perfect trekking option for short trek in Nepal. Though short, this trek will give an amazing experience as you will get to see the splendor of Himalayas. Langtang region with the rustic landscape is one of the most liked trekking regions of Nepal/

The trek will let you walk in the areas of Langtang National Park and enjoy the spectacular view of Mt. Langtang Ri, Langsisa, Langtang Himal and Ganja La Peak.

Near to Kathmandu, Langtang valley lies between the main Himalayan ranges, bordering Tibet and also some lower range of snowy peaks towards South.

Trekking in Langtang Region will give you a good time to embrace the small peaks and visit glaciers at a comfortably low elevation.

The trekking area is relatively unpopulated than other areas including Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Base Camp. While walking in the Langtang Region, you will feel quiet and tranquil.

Langtang trek is the first Himalayan National Park of Nepal established in 1971. The National Park with an area of 1,710 sq km, has complex topography with rich bio-diversity.

Langtang valley has the thickly forested plant of Oak, Maple, Alder, and Larch. Langtang National Park is home for Red Panda, the Himalayan black bear, Ghoral, grey Langue Monkey and Leopard. On the upper part of Langtang, we can also find snow cock and snow partridge. Also, keep your eye open to see the national bird of Nepal, Danphe

The valley is protected by Langtang Lirung (7246m), Gang Chhenpo (6388m), Naya Kangri (5846m) and Dorje Lapka (6966m) and other spectacular mountains including Dorje Lakpa, Mount Gaurishanker, Mount Ganesh Himal, Gangchenpo, Yala Peak and Naya Kanga.

Throughout your journey, you will come across forests, past waterfalls, Sherpa village, and farmlands. You will come across the local culture of Tibetan origin people.

Langtang trek is not just an adventurous journey but also a cultural and spiritual tour in the lap of Himalayas. On the trek, you will step in Kyanjin Gompa, which has a spiritual significance and reverence among the locals of Langtang region.

There are many Buddhist monasteries which will let you experience spiritual vibes during the trek.

Beautiful wooden carving on the windows of houses in the Langtang Valley portrays rich culture and tradition of the Himalayan region.

The 11 days Langtang Trekking package will allow you to spend a good time with nature, mountains facing the sunlight, skies coming alive in the beginning and end of the day and the diverse culture of the area.

Along with the trekking in companion with the natural scenery all around, you will get to know the significance of the art of living in Langtang. A team of experts and local representative of Regulus will guide you to 11 days Langtang trek.

Legend says that Langtang has been derived from two words Lang, which means Yak and Dhang means to follow in the Tibetan language. It is said that a lama while following a runaway yak discovered the Langtang Valley.

The journey of Langtang Valley 11 days trekking begins with a drive from Kathmandu to Sybrubesi. The trek starts from Langtang Village destining towards Kyangjin Gompa (3,740m). Popular Yala Cheese Factory is in located in this place of Langtang Valley. During the trek, you pass through Syabru and Sing Gompa towards Gosaikunda. You divert to south from Laurebena pass (4,610m). From Helambu valley, your destination is Gul Bhanjyang.

Trek to Langtang Valley will fascinate you with the resilience of the residents of the region who restored their lives after the destructive earthquake of 2015.

Your eyes will catch panoramic views across vast open valleys at the end of the 11 days Langtang Valley trek.

Spring and autumn is a pleasant time to travel to Langtang Valley. You will view towering mountains, breathe aromatic fresh air and experience lovely weather during this season. Spring in Langtang valley is from March to May and autumn from September to mid-November.

Trekking in Langtang Valley gives you a beautiful experience. Trek can be done in 7 days as well. However, if you want to watch the best Himalayan ranges of Langtang Region, 12 days package is the finest choice. Regulus Treks and Expedition have packages which include the best route, Itinerary, and cost according to the choice of clients. Regulus also have package for 7 days Langtang valley trek.

Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)

Day 02: Kathmandu: sightseeing and trek preparation

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1,550m/5,100ft): 7-8 hours

Day 04: Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2,380m/7,830ft): 6 hours

Day 05: Trek to Mundu (3543m/11,621ft) via Langtang village: 6-7 hours

Day 06: Mundu to Kyangjin Gompa (3,870m/12,697ft): 4-5 hours

Day 07: Acclimatization- Explore Tserko Ri (5000m/16,404ft) 7-8 hours

Day 08: Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel: 6-7 hours

Day 09: Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi: 4-5 hours

Day 10: Syabrubesi to Kathmandu

Day 11: Final departure

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)

After your landing at Tribhuwan International Airport, our representative will come to receive you and will drop you off at our hotel. You can then check-in at the hotel, freshen up and take a rest. In the evening, a welcome dinner will be hosted by Regulus Treks and Expedition. Overnight in Kathmandu
  • Hotel
  • Dinner
  • Thamel

After breakfast, we start a guided tour to several of the most historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu. Some of these landmarks are World Heritage Sites including the historic Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambhunath) and Buddhist shrine (Bouddhanath), largest stupas in the world. At noon, there will be a pre-trip discussion where we can meet our trek leader and other team members. Regulus Treks will inform you regarding our trek as well as provides the opportunity to ask any questions we may have regarding our upcoming adventure. Overnight in Kathmandu

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner
  • Thamel

We leave Kathmandu in the morning for Syabrubesi, a village, a beginning point of the treks into the Langtang valley. Our journey will be on a winding road through frequent switchbacks. On a clear day we get to enjoy outstanding views of Manaslu, Annapurna and Ganesh Himal. Our trek for today will end with a descent into the small village of Syabrubesi. Overnight in Syabrubesi.

  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner

After breakfast, we begin our trek to Syabrubesi along the Langtang Khola. We ascend and descend simultaneously through oak and rhododendron forests. After crossing a bridge over the Langtang Khola (small river), we ascend on a steep trail which will lead us to the Lama Hotel. Overnight in Lama Hotel.

  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner

We continue ascending from Lama Hotel and enjoy the mountain landscape with abundant waterfalls. As we reach the green meadows of Ghoda Tabela, we can see white peaks of the Langtang range. Our trail continues to climb up the widening valley, passing a few temporary settlements used by herders. We pass a Buddhist monastery before reaching the Langtang village which was affected by the April 2015 earthquake. We continue on our trail to Mundu. Overnight in Mundu.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner

After breakfast, we will start our journey to Kyangjin Gompa, a principal monastery of the region. We pass by water mills, prayer wheels, chortens, with sacred mounds of rocks with inscriptions carved on them. We also pass by the largest mani wall in Nepal, made from stone with prayers written on them. After the short trek, we spend the rest of the afternoon exploring the Buddhist shrine in Kyangjin Gompa and surrounding areas with the amazing views of the mountains.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner

We spend the whole day exploring Tserko Ri which will also help us acclimatize to the high altitude. We begin early in the morning. The trail passes through yak pastures before ascending to Tserko Ri. The sunrise view from the top of Tserko Ri is extraordinary. We get back to Kyangjin Gompa by late afternoon and explore the beautiful monastery while enjoying views of the Himalayas, glaciers, birds, and yaks.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner

We begin our trek after breakfast and retrace our steps to Lama Hotel. Most of the trekking today will be downhill as we pass through forests and beautiful Tamang villages. We also get to enjoy different view of the Himalayas that we had missed climbing up. Overnight in Lama Hotel.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner

We basically retrace our steps back to Syabrubesi. The trek will be easier as it will mostly involve descending. Overnight in Syabrubesi.

  • Lodge
  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner

After breakfast, we drive back to Kathmandu. We spend the rest of the day packing and maybe catching up on some last-minute souvenir shopping. Himalayan Glacier will celebrate our successful trip in the Langtang Valley by hosting a farewell dinner. Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast +Lunch + Dinner
  • Thamel

Our adventure in Nepal comes to an end today! A Regulus representative will take us to the airport approximately three hours before our scheduled flight. On our way home, we have plenty of time to plan our next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal

  • your Home
  • Breakfast

Trip Map

Langtang Valley Trek map

What to Expect

  • Airports/Hotel transfers using a private vehicle.

  • Accommodation in 3 stars category Hotels.

  • Accommodation in Tea Houses or any Local Hotels with Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) 

  • Permit fees
    -National Parks
    -Conservation Area entry
    -Trekkers Management Information Service (TIMS) Permit. Visit
    -All governmental authorization and permit necessary cost.

  • Local tourist guide and Local Porter if necessary.

  • All your rescue and travel arrangements. If there is an emergency condition.

  • Medical supplies and First Aid Kits.

  • Entry Visa fee and any kinds of immigration charges in Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Nepal.

  • International Flight Fare to/from Kathmandu, Nepal.

  • Extra Night meals and accommodation on your early arrival or late departure also any domestic flight delays.

  • Extra luggage charges.

  • Personal expenses like Laundry, alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverages, hot showers, phone calls, charging, boiled water/bottled waters, etc Rescue in emergency services.

  • Individual buying and souvenirs.

  • Any kinds of tips during your hotels and restaurant visit.

  • Rent or Purchase any type of equipment or gear.

  • Purchase special medicines and kits.