Langtang Valley Trek is the easiest and shortest trek in Nepal at just 11 days (the actual trek). Trekkers without any experience can complete this beautiful trail. This is the best destination if you are seeking for the family trip.
This trek is also known as ‘The Valley of Glaciers Trek’. During this course, you can enjoy several animals and among them, Himalayan black bear, Himalayan Thar, and Rhesus Monkey are easily visible. The Langtang National park is also a home for Red Panda, now considered an endangered species. Along with this, you can enjoy picturesque views of the beautiful Langtang village that lies in National Park.
Langtang Trekking Highlights
- Enjoy Magnificent mountain views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Langtang – II
- Learn about Tamang and Tibetan Culture and Community
- Cherko Ri View Point
- Walk through beautiful rhododendron forest
Langtang Valley Trekking Itinerary
If you are searching for the best itinerary about Langtang that suits you, then this must be itinerary routes made by comprising major places to visit from Langtang. This Langtang valley trekking itinerary is just a recommended route. We are flexible to modify the route as per your interest.
|Day 1||Kathmandu to Syafru Beshi (Drive)|
|Day 2||Trek to Lama Hotel|
|Day 3||Lama Hotel to Mundu via Langtang village|
|Day 4||Mundu to Kyanjin Gompa|
|Day 5||Kyanjin Gompa to Tserko Ri|
|Day 6||Tserko Ri to Lama Hotel|
|Day 7||Lama Hotel to Syafru Beshi|
|Day 8||Syafru Beshi to Kathmandu (Drive)|
Langtang Trekking is the simplest trek in Nepal but it is still considered Demanding. A good level of cardiovascular fitness is advised. Your safety and the safety of everyone on the trek is our highest concern. Find details about Trek Route.
Langtang Trek Difficulty
Langtang is among the effortless treks. However, you may have some common Langtang Valley Trek Difficulties. Some common problems are:
- Altitude Sickness
- Weather Conditions
- Lack of proper guide
Find more detail about the Trek Difficulties
The term Altitude Sickness is used often but there are in fact 3 types of Altitude Sickness. The most common is actually Acute Mountain Sickness – or AMS for short. And we will be up to 3600m in Langtang Village and has a good chance of being suffered from AMS.
As the air becomes thinner so there is less oxygen available. Your lungs need time to adjust in order to carry much-needed oxygen to the different parts of your body.
Food and Accommodation
Millions of trekkers visit Nepal yearly. When you are travelling to Nepal, it’s sure there will be a number of people coming to visit Nepal. There is a limited number of hotels for accommodation and food. As Langtang is a rural village, please don’t hope to find 5 – Star Hotels. You will be kept at the guesthouse for overnight. In the case of food, you can have either of veg or non-veg foods. However, you can not get a hotel like the menu. You will have a simple food menu and limited foods to choose from. We take care of all of your Trek Accommodation as well as Food during Langtang trek.
Weather – Best Time for Trekking
Nepal is that beautiful you can visit here anytime. But to see the much clearer sky, mountains, good weather, and best lifetime memory, the best time for Langtang Valley trek is during March-June and September-December.
During September- October, along with beautiful landscapes you can enjoy the national festival of Nepal “Dashain” and “Tihar”.
During July – August, the monsoon season starts and makes the trip hard to complete. We do not recommend to trek during this period.
During March – June, the climate and sky is clear and second-best time to roam around Nepal. You can have picturesque views pf Langtang Lirung as well as Langtang II.
Langtang Trek Permits
Trekking in any part of Nepal requires a permit to keep you track for social and your personal care. So, you need 3 permits for this Trek: TIMS ( Tourist Information Management System) Card which costs about $20, National Park Entry Fee which costs about $30 and Shivapuri National Park Entry which costs $5. You have to add $55 at least for Permits and Fees. We will take care of preparing your cards and fees for Langtang Valley Trek.
Langtang Valley Trek Cost
The cost of the Langtang trek depends upon the services you choose, the itinerary you select and the time you choose. There is a discount when you join groups. Ammonite adventure is providing this at the best price at $550. The cost of the trip includes and excludes are mentioned in the cost tab.
Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking
Apart from being a gateway to numerous Himalayan Peaks, supplies access to peaceful landscapes and alpine forests, and above all the holy lake Gosainkunda. The culture of the Tamangs, their lifestyle, and parties add colours to this land gifted by nature.
|Trip Duration:||6 Days|
|Best Season:||March-May & September-December|
Gosaikunda Trek Highlights
- Majestic Mountain Ranges.
- Gosaikunda Lake: one of the holiest lake.
- Explore Lakes like Suryakunda, Nagkunda, Saraswatikunda, and, Bhairabkunda.
Langtang Trek 7 days – Short Trek
This trek can be also completed in 7 days also. This is just the customization of the itinerary by including the most-visited as well as beautiful places and removing some less beautiful places. It is for those who have less time to trek. In one week(7 days) trek, you will only trek for 5 days and travel on a bus for 2 days.
Day 1: Kathmandu to Syabrubensi
Day 2: Trek to Lama Hotel
Day 3: Trek to Langtang Village
Day 4: Go to Kyanjin Gompa Monastery
Day 5: Visit Kyanji Ri peak and back to Lama hotel
Day 6: Go back to Syabrubesni
Day 7: Arrival Kathmandu
Langtang Lirung Himal Trek
Mount Lirung is another beautiful mountain (called Himal in Nepali) which elevates about 7234m. People prefer trekking in this mountain. Basically, Lirung Himal is a mountain range which includes Mt. Langtang Lirung, Mt. Dorje Lakpa and more above 6000m.
Langtang National Park
National Park provides the taste of various climatic zones as 25% of the park is a forest. Hence, you will be able to encounter flora like pine, oak, maple, rhododendron and more. You will be more pleased to see fauna like Himalayan Thar, Red Panda, Rhesus Monkey and sightings of Yeti. This 11 days trek will cover Gosainkunda Lake, Kyanjin Gompa Buddhist Monastery, rock climbing as well as white water rafting.