“A trek through the valley of Glaciers”
Langtang Valley Trek, a gratifying walk in the Himalayas, makes you traverse through the Valley of Glacier in the beautiful Himalayan region of Langtang. Langtang region is one of the most popular trekking regions for trekkers who wish to have a short trek from Kathmandu into the Himalayas. Despite being very close to Kathmandu, the Langtang Region is as wild as any Tibetan highlands with idyllic rural landscape. The pleasant walk will be supported by panoramic views of Langtang-Ri, Langsisa-Ri, Langtang Himal and Ganjala Peak. In closely observing the landmarks of Langtang region: panoramic Himalayan views, diverse flora and fauna, innocent people, Tibetan influenced culture, and magnificent monasteries you attain unbeatable trekking experience. The fantastic trip also covers popular landmarks of Kathmandu.
Our Langtang Valley Trek starts with a drive lasting around 8 hours 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 respectively. Besides natural wonders you also visit local Tibetan village and see their lifestyle. This whole route consists of alpine meadows and yak pastures, majestic waterfalls, and magnificent forests of the Langtang Valley. The last destination of this trekking is Kyanjin Gompa. This is the site of the Yala Cheese Factory (4,633 m). There is a STOL airstrip at Chhaldang, a short distance east of Kyanjin. From Kyangjin Gompa, a continuation to the pastures of Langsisa (4.084 m) provides the good views of numerous glaciers. There are some huts in Langsisa that can be reached within one day’s walk from Kyangjin Gompa. While there you also get to visit ancient Buddhist monastery and glaciers along with the panoramic view of Dorje Larpa (6990 m), Langtang Ri (6370 m), Langtang Lirung (7245 m). After Kyangjin Gompa we retrace our route following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village and on to Ghora Tabela with a steep descent towards Lama Hotel. Then we head back to Syabru Bensi and at the end of our trek we return to Kathmandu with a drive from Syabru Bensi.
Offering a variety of spectacular scenery to austere landscapes the Langtang Valley Trek is truly an adventure of a lifetime. Nearly every trekker prefers autumn (mid Sept to mid Dec) and spring (March to May) as the best seasons for the Langtang Valley Trek. Experience this thrilling trek with Incredible Mountains and create your own memories.
Arrive to kathmandu
Sightseeing in kathmandu
Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi (2,581 m)
Syabru Bensi to Lama Hotel (2470 m)
Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3430 m)
Langtang Village to KyangjinGompa (3870 m)
Kyangjin Gompa excursion day.
Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel
Lama Hotel to SybruBensi (1460 m)
SyabruBensi to Kathmandu (1320 m )
Sighseeing Beyond (around) Kathmandu
Khokana: Khokana, a traditional and tiny Newari village eight kilometers south of Kathmandu
Rest Day in Kathmandu