KATHMANDU - SABRUBESI - LANGTANG VALLEY - CHORKARI - LAMA HOTEL - SABRUBESI - KATHMANDU
Why Langtang Trek?
- It is much calm and peaceful area trek,
- The local life and tea house are more natural,
- Really deep valley view and insane close view of Langtang mountains,
- If luck favors you, you might see the red panda(rare animals I the universe),
- Local bus drive with local people,
- You can experience the life and traditions of the Tamang people.
The Langtang trek area offers remote trekking just south of the Tibetan border. The Tamang people of this area are incredibly welcoming and will make your stay in this area one that you will never forget. Not only are the views of the Himalaya amazing but there is a wide variety of fauna and flora, Pine, Maple, Fir, blue Pine, Hemlock, Red panda, Wild dog, Muntjac, Musk Deer, Himalayan black bear, Himalayan Thar Ghoral, Thar monkeys as well as languor monkeys.
The Tamang people originate mainly from Tibet and so you can experience an ancient, colorful culture. There are many Tibetan Monasteries and primitive Tibetan styles of settlement to see on your journey and of course the Animals after which the valley is named, the yak (Lang is Tibetan for yak).
Langtang trek is suitable for all as it has many options in terms of difficulty in trails. Langtang Lirung (7,246 m) dominates the valley to the north; Gang Chhenpo (6,388 m) and Naya Kanga Ri (5,846 m) lie to the south, and Dorje Lakpa (6,966 m) protects the East end of the Valley.
The Langtang valley offers an opportunity to explore the traditional Tamang and Sherpa villages, climb small peaks, and visit Mountain Glaciers at a comfortably low elevation. It is also possible to go back to Kathmandu via the holy Lakes of Gosainkunda (Holy Gosaikunda trekking) located at 4,300 m from the sea label, or you can make a short trek from Dhunche to Gosainkunda takes only 5 days to go and back from Kathmandu. There will be Thousands of Hindu pilgrims visit the lakes during a full moon festival in August as it is colorful and festive by that time. It is both Hindu and Buddhist sacred holy place in the heart of Massif Himalayan terrain at Langtang National park.
Langtang trek Permit and cost:
Langtang trek lies in the Langtang national park, which is 19 miles away in the northeast of Kathmandu. There are two different trekking permits for the Langtang trek, both of them are mandatory to have before you go to the Langtang trek.
- Permit: Langtang trek permit per person cost $30 US ( 3,000 NPR)
- TIMs Card: Trekker’s information management system card costs $20 US per person.
Both Langtang trek permits, you can obtain from Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu, but if you miss getting your permit in Kathmandu, you can also get a permit along the route of Langtang trek but the cost will be additional than the real price.
Langtang Trekking Package price:
The Langtang trekking package price will depend on the services during your trek. for example, your hotel standard in Kathmandu, Numbers of Guides and Porters, Quality of transport all of them scenario determine the price of your trek.
However, the Langtang package trek cost about $ 750 US per person which includes your transport, 3 times meal during the trek, guide, permit, TIMs card, pick up/drop, and your hotel in Kathmandu.
Langtang Trek Outline
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1,350 m/4,428 ft (1.35 km),
Day 02: Kathmandu city tour & Trek preparation,
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi 1,550 m/5,100 ft (1.55 km): 7-8 hrs,
Day 04: Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel 2,380 m/7,830 ft (2.39 km): 6 hours,
Day 05: Lama Hotel to Mundu 3,543 m/11,621 ft (3.54 km) via Langtang village: 6-7 hrs,
Day 06: Mundu to Kyangjin Gompa 3,870 m/12,697 ft (ca. 4 km): 4-5 hrs, Day 07: Acclimatization- Explore Tserko Ri 5,000 m/16,404 ft (ca. 5 km) :7-8 hrs,
Day 08: Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel: 6-7 hrs,
Day 09: Lama Hotel to Syabrubesi: 4-5 hrs,
Day 10: Syabrubesi to Kathmandu,
Day 11: Final departure from Nepal for this time.
- Airport/Hotel/Airport picks up and drops by private Car/Van/Heice,
- Hotel in Kathmandu on BB plan,
- All Grounded transportation as per program,
- 1 experience tour guide for Kathmandu valley sightseeing,
- Meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) and all accommodations during the trekking,
- A highly experienced well-trained government license holder guide, required porters (1 porter between 2 people) and their meal, accommodation, salary, insurance, and equipment,
- Sleeping bag, Down Jacket, and Walking Pole (if needed),
- All government taxes.
What's not included?
- Your Travel Insurance,
- Nepal entry Visa fees,
- International Airfare and Airport Tax,
- Your Travel Insurance,
- Drinks and main meals in cities,
- Tip for guide and Porter.
NOTE: IF There is more than 5 people in a group, you will get discount and if there are more than 10 people in a group (one who convince to her/his friend), he will be 50% discount and if there are more than 15 people in a group, one will get all free trekking.
Day by Day Itinerary
30 Min Well - come dinner Hotel
When you arrive at Tribhuwan
international airport, on time I will be there to pick up you and drop to your
Hotel. You can have a rest after checked into the hotel till evening then we can
go for welcome dinner and same time we can talk about the trip.
4-5 Hrs Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Hotel
Today is your exciting day to visit most cultural and religious sites with a professional city guide. the City guide will pick you up from your hotel than take you around the major places than drop to your hotel.
The most popular sightseeing places are Pashupatinath temple, Swambhunath, Bauddhanath & Kathmandu Durbar square and all are listed on UNESCO world heritage sites.
7-8 hrs Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Lodge
We are taking an early bus or private jeep (it is on request with extra cost) to Syaprubesi, which is about 7- hour drive from Kathmandu and a popular gateway of Langtang valley trekking. Today we will enjoy the scenic view from the bus.
The road to Syapribeshi is not well-made this is why it will take some time to reach and still we will stop for lunch therefore when we reach there we have no time to walk further up, so we stay at Syaprubeshi today at the Lodge. It is quite a big town situated at the base of massif mountains and along the river.
6 Hrs Walk Breakfast ,Lunch & Dinner Lodge
The trails from Syaprubesi today climbs up along the Langtang Khola(stream) at the beginning, then trek continue goes steeply up through the greenery and dense bushes. It is a quite easy day, though, because the trails are genuinely gradual and shadow which makes you walk very easy.
When you walk about 2 to 3 hours from Syaprubesi there will some tea house where you can have Lunch, rest and follow the steep walk made by stones to Lama Hotel. It is a small place got about 7 Tea House.
6-7 hrs Walk Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Tea House
We take a warm and fresh early breakfast at Lama Hotel then continue ascending up to Mundu via Langtang village. After 2 to 3 hours easy walk through the pine forest, you will reach at Ghoda-Tabela, where many trekkers stop for Lunch and rest, then trek continue goes along the wide and beautifully made Langtang valley, ample waterfall and shiny white massif pristine mountain views around.
The trails after Ghoda-Tabela will be easy and open valley passing some Buddhist monastery, Prayer flags than reach at the Beautiful Langtang village. Passing these villages with your short walk takes you to Mundu. It is our destination for dinner and accommodation.
4-5 hrs Walk Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Lodge
Today is your most exciting day of this trek. After the breakfast we trek gradually up to Kyangin Gompa as it is an old and principal monastery in this area.
It is our another pleasant day passing some Buddhist Chortains, prayer flags, Ghatta (Mills runs by water), massif Mani wall(probably the biggest Mani wall of Nepal). When we reach to Kyanjin Gompa after passing these entire Buddhist shrine, you can have less rest than walk around the area to explore more about Buddhism.
6 Hrs Walk Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Lodge
We will have a very long day today to see the towering tall mountains and wide valley view as it is truly picturesque and marvelous. We ascend to the pretty high viewpoint T-serko Ri after early breakfast for sunrise. It is over 5000 meters and the view from the tip slope is just indescribable and thrilling. After exploring the glacier, Mountains, View of entire Langtang ranges we hike back to Kyanjin Gompa for the Night.
6-7 Hrs Walk Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Lodge
Today we follow the same way; we followed was up to Kyangin Gompa. It is all descending thought the pine forest, Langtang valley, yak pastures and streams. Our easy day ends at Lama Hotel. We take good food and stay overnight at the lodge.
4-5 Hrs Walk Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Hotel
We retrace our tiring steps back to Syabrubesi. It is another easy, short and pleasant day to Syapbrubesi. It is a big mountain city where you can try proper meals that you have not had since few days. Likewise, the accommodation will be better tonight.
7 hrs Drive Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Hotel
We take a bus from Syaprubesi to Kathmandu after the early breakfast; we will be taking the same road again, but different perspective of views along the river and massif landscapes. Once we arrive in Kathmandu, you may go for shopping for your family, relatives and friends. The common souvenir that you can buy here in Nepal are Ghorkha Knife, woolly clothes, art of Mountains and local village house, Mountain printed T-shirts and Cup, Wall Paints, Wooden Made Mask of Buddha and Hindu God/Goddess etc.
30 Min Breakfast
Today your adventure for this time in Nepal will be the end, but not for the future. I will take you from your hotel to the airport on time and say goodbye & safe flights back home. Thanks for your awesome time and you're generous.
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