Located to the north from Kathmandu, langtang valley is well known trekking routes in Nepal. This is ideal trek both for beginners and professionals trekkers where one can enjoy natural and cultural beauty along with mountain life in Nepal.
What to Expect
On our trek we start in the lower Langtang Valley, trekking through its forests and among the villages and farmlands of its people, many of who are of Tibetan origin. Once an important trading route with Tibet, this influence is reflected in the character of the villages and peoples. During part of the trek you will be walking through National Park, and though wildlife is never easy to spot in a forest setting, there are chances of seeing some interesting animals and birds. Among those found in the park are monkeys, musk deer, pika and the national bird of Nepal, the colourful Danphe.
From Langtang village, the track continues to Kyangjin Gompa (3,740 m). This is the site of the Yala Cheese Factory. There is a STOL airstrip at Chhaldang, a short distance east of Kyangjin. Visiting to the Yala Cheese Factory (4.633 m) and the small lakes beyond Yala are worthwhile. Yala can be reached within half a day from Kyangjin Gompa From Kyangjin Gompa, a continuation to the pastures of Langsisa (4.084 m) provides good views of numerous glaciers. There are some huts in Langsisa that can be reached within one day's walk from Kyangjin Gompa.
- Pick up and transfer by car from Airport-Hotel-Airport. 2 nights accommodation in Kathmandu at good hotel. Breakfast, lunch and dinner with tea/coffee during the trek. Local lodges accommodation during the trek. Government licensed guides, plus experienced porters ( including their food, salary, accommodation, equipment, medicine & insurance). All local transportation. All necessary permits and entry fees. All government taxes. Necessary equipment (sleeping bags, down jackets, walking sticks etc. if needed). 10 : Our service charge.
What's Not Included
- Meals in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
- International airfare.
- Nepal entry visa fee ($40).
- Your travel insurance (should include your medical and rescue).
- Any personal expenses.
- Alcohol and beverage.
- Staff & driver tipping.
Know Before You Go
This is an adventure, where you go above 4000m and walk everyday about 6-7 hours. Physical fitness is very important along with proper mountain gears also needed for the trip.
Please don`t forget to bring Down Sleeping Bag, Down Jacket, Long sleeved shirt, Jumper or fleecy jacket, T – shirts, Trekking shoes or boots, Comfy shoes for around the camp, Polypropylene/wool socks, Light cotton socks for under wool socks, Rucksack, Sun hat, Woolen hat, Gloves, Sun block, lip balm , Goggles or sunglasses, Long underwear,Thermal wear, Insulated pants Nylon windbreaker, Nylon wind pants, Water bottle, Sewing kit, Medical & first aid kit, Flash light, Batteries and bulbs, Swiss army knife, Towel and toiletries.