Langtang Valley Trekking
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Facts of this Trip

Duration 11 Days
Trip Grade Moderate
Max Altitude 5000 M
Trip Type Tea house Trek and sightseeing
Accommodation *** Hotel/ Tea house on Trail
Meals Full board on trek
Transportation Car/Jeep
Season Feb to Jun and Sep to Nov
Group Size Minimum 2 pax

Langtang Valley trek

Langtang valley trek is popularly known as the valley of glaciers trekking. It is located in close proximately of genet snow-capped Himalayan range with incredible glaciers lake. It is situated around 19 miles from the capital of Nepal, Kathmandu. Which is the nearest destination from Kathmandu as an unspoiled Langtang trekking region. It is dominated by Mt. Langtang Lirung 7246m and national parks with verities of flora and fauna like: Monkey, Pika, National birds the colorful Danphe, Himalayan Black Bear, Snow Leopard, Wild Dog, Ghoral, Serow and more than 250 species of birds, besides this, Oak, Chir Pine, Maple fir, Hemlock, wild orchids and many more. Especially Langtang national park is a home for Red Panda and Musk Deer.

Langtang valley trek is one of popular and less crowded destination among the other trekking destination in Nepal near the capital city. Valley trekking trail push towards the narrow valley, it lies on the lap of the main Himalayan range to the north bordered of Tibet and slightly lower belt of snowy peaks to the southern side. Trek is not only of adventure or hike to observe Himalayan ranges, valley, glaciers for the traveler. The trekking trail also provides an unimaginable opportunity for the traveler to explore the unspoiled Tibetan and Tamang culture, rituals and history, rural lifestyle, ancient trade route, vivid cultural people, different historical and cultural monument like ancient temples, monasteries (Kyangjin Gompa) and many more. Langtang valley is like as the local Tibetan village with the natural wonders of ancient Buddhist. The meandering trekking rout is serenity and more off-the-beaten trail experiences through some fascinatingly remote and relatively unpopulated areas the different small scenic villages, rivers, magnificent green landscape Hills and farmlands, splendid waterfalls, pine forest swift mountain streams, rugged rock and grassy down and meadows strewed with daisies and wild animals making the trek incredible. While we reach at valley it offers marvelous Himalayan views of Langtang region, sacred lake Gosainkunda (4,300 m (14,100 ft.)) and the Dorje Lakpa range (6,988 m (22,927 ft.) bisect the park from east-west to southeast and bunch of peaks. During our trek we will also visit the local yak cheese factory 4633m and one of the get way of our neighbor country Tibet, China.


Our first leg of the journey starts from the scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. It will take around 7 hrs. to cover our road trip. The road is a quite adventurous for us in vertiginous mountain roads at our first day and the second day the origin point of the trek is Syabrubesi, From here our trail lead through on the bank of river, forest to the east. It’s gorgeous, then pass the first suspension bridge hanging over the river, picturesque little villages, spot a cannabis bush, lots of cactus, and walk along a torrent until we reach an overnight stay at Lama Hotel in the third day. On the next day, we will arrive at Langtang valley. This destination makes wonder with a combination of natural wonders, local Tibetan village, and their lifestyle. Our final destination of Langtang valley trek is Kyanjin Gompa. A day leisure we will explore the historical monument ancient Buddhist monastery and glaciers in this region, in the leisure day we will roaming in and around landscape gets truly majestic surrounded by the high peaks of the Himalayas. The village is spread out on the valley with splendid wood and stone carve houses. It makes for travel Unbreakable to believe was it is real with this heaven. From the Kyangjin Ri (4350m/14268 ft.) we will get breathtaking get 360-degree mountain views of this range. Then descending towards the Ghoda Tabela, another day continues ahead to Syabrubesi and drives back to Kathmandu.

In spring and autumn is the best time for this trek. It falls from March to May and Sep to Nov where we can observe the different species of national flower of Nepal rhododendron blooming in the forest, magnificent crystal clear mountains views. But in the monsoon season, it is a rainy season so we should have a raincoat. However, in winter the weather is cold and occasional snowfall over 4000m but we have clear mountain views and the trekking trail is relatively icy and slippery.


During the April earth quake 2015 this region is most affected and the most structure devastated due to the avalanche and the many local people and traveler loss their lives in this natural disaster. But now Langtang has slowly revived as a normal. The trial is safe now.

Trip Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival at Kathmandu

At your arrival at a Tribhawn international airport, Kathmandu our office representative from Alfresco Adventure Travel wait for you outside at Arrival gate with your Name card. Our team will welcome and collect your all baggage at the airport. By formal introduction with the representative, you will be transferred to your hotel. In the evening you will enjoy complimentary welcome dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with Nepalese cuisine. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2

Sightseen Kathmandu and pre-trek preparation.

After breakfast, our office representative and your trekking guide will meet you on the hotel and discuss about all programs and coordinate any last-minute arrangements. After the staff meeting, one of our professional tour guides will take you on a sightseeing trip and then back to the hotel. Rest of the day can be used for traveling around Thamel and buying any last minute equipment and other necessities.

Day 3

Drive to Sybru Beshi (1462 M).

After a hearty breakfast, our begin journey began towards Langtang region. Approximately 6-7 hours’ drive from Kathmandu to the north takes you to the Syabrubenshi village. You may enjoy the scenic drive along the Trishuli river edges. Once you reach Syabrubeshi, you can take time relaxing or explore around.

Day 4

Trek to Lama Hotel

After early morning heavy breakfast start our trek, in the first will be to cross the Bhote Koshi River and chase the trail upstream along the Langtang Khola. An hour or two uphill hike will take you to bamboo village and Rimche and then it will take couple of hours to reach the Lama Hotel, the local landmark. You might even get a glimpse of Red Panda or Macaque monkeys in route.

Day 5

Trek to Langtang Valley

Today our trek ascend slowly towards Langtang Valley. Pleasant hike through the rhododendron and pine forest around 3 hours hike will take you at Ghoda Tabela. The final stop of the day will be at the Langtang village, which is in close proximity to Langtang Lirung.

Day 6

Trek to Kyanjin Gompa

Kyanjin Gompa is a local Buddhist monument and most revered by the locals in Langtang region. To reach at Kayanjing Gompa it will be require 3 to 4 hours of continuous hike. When you reach, you can get an amazing view of the surrounding views from it. You’ll see scenic Mountain Ganchempo and Langtang Lirung. You can spend your time visiting the local yak cheese factory and observe the traditional style production process of cheese, Kyanjin Monastery and the village.

Day 7

Explore around Kyanjin Gompa and Climb Tsego Ri

It’s a spare day at Kyan Gompa. You can take an early morning hike to Tsego Ri (5,150 meters), afterwards, visit Langtang glacier and Langshisha Kharka. The day is well spent.

Day 8

Trek to Ghoda Tabela

After breakfast, you start descending towards the Ghoda Tabela. You return the usual route. You get to revisit the same villages and landscapes you crossed to reach Kyanjin Gompa.

Day 9

Trek to Syabrubesi

It is the final day of the trek. You descend towards the Syabrubeshi, and spent the night to catch an early morning bus to Kathmandu.

Day 10

Syabru Bensi to Kathmandu

It’ll take 6-7 hours of ride to get back to Kathmandu. Once reached, you’ll be transferred to your hotel; and in the evening we will share a complimentary farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with Nepalese cuisine. Overnight at hotel.

Day 11

Final departure.

Today is your last day with us in Nepal. You will escort to the airport for your onward destination with the unforgettable moment of your life from the wonderful Langtang Valley Trek. Our office representative Alfresco Adventure Travel came at your hotel for pick up and drop you at the airport.

Price & Dates

Upcoming Fixed Departure Date and Offer Price.


Trip Cost Includes

  • Arrival and Departure by comfortable Private vehicle
  • All necessary paperwork, trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • 3 star accommodation in Kathmandu on BB plan (with breakfast)
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek (Include breakfast, lunch, Dinner)
  • Welcome and Farewell dinner in typical Nepal restaurant with Nepal food
  • All land transportation is arrange as pre the itinerary in a comfortable vehicle
  • City tour in Kathmandu with export guide by private vehicle
  • All entrance fees and government and local charges for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary
  • An experienced English spoken and government certified trekking leader, guide and assistant trek leader or guide
  • Potter service (2 trekkers = 1 porter)
  • Staff cost including their salary, insurance and allowance
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader or guide)

Trip Cost Exclude

  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Excess baggage charge
  • Your travel insurance
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu (because of early arrival, late departure or early return from your trip due to any reason)
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu
  • International flight
  • Personal Belong items
  • Personal expenses, shopping, Beverage bills and so on.
  • Tips for staffs

Useful Info

Foot were: well broken-in, walking shoes, thick socks, light socks, camp shoes.

Clothing : down or fiber filled waterproof, jacket and trousers, sweater or fleece jacket, underwear, warm and cotton trousers or jeans, shirts and T-shirt, shorts, long underwear, wool hat, sun hat, gloves, bathing suit, track suit.

Other equipment: sleeping bag (4 seasons), trekking hold all or stash sack with lock, daypack, water bottle, sun cream, trekking sticks, sunglasses, flashlight with spare bulbs and batteries, lip salve.
Other items: insect repellent, toilet articles, diary, toilet roll, laundry soap, wet ones, pocket knife, tie cord, towel, sewing kit, plasters, binoculars, camera, film, cards and personal medical kit.

Frequently Asked Questions.

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