Explore the wonderful scenery of Langtang, punctuated by imposing 7000m peaks.
Hike in the shadow of the most impressive mountain range on the planet.
Immerse yourself into the rich Nepalese heritage and customs.
An excellent trek if you are a little short on time or are nervous of embarking on a longer, higher altitude expedition.
This shorter trek in the spectacular Langtang Valley is the closest you can get to the massive snow-capped mountains from the Kathmandu Valley. The Langtang Valley starts just north of Kathmandu, close to the border with Tibet. The valley is dominated by Langtang Lirung (7246m), the highest peak in the area.
This is a superb introduction to trekking in Nepal among some of the most beautiful scenery in the whole country.
Climb to Kyangjin Gompa, with the option to hike to the viewpoint at Kyangjin Ri.
Learn about Nepalese culture and customs at the Tamang village.
Trek through rich yak pastures and wildlife rich forest at Ghopcha Khola.
Tribhuvan International Airport
Fly to Kathmandu, take a transfer to the hotel before a pre-trek briefing with a representative in the evening.
A long drive across Nepal to Syabru Besi.
Starting the trek, traversing a ridge on the way to Ghopcha Khola. Hike through interesting scenery with terraced fields and dense forest lining the route, with the chance to see elusive wildlife such as Wild Boar, Yellow-Throated Martens, Langur Monkeys and Red Panda. The trail continues steeply, arriving at a suspension bridge, to cross the Langtang Khola., climbing to 2748m to reach the Lama Hotel.
Leaving the Lama hotel, climb steeply to rise out from the Langtang Khola, reaching the meadows of Ghora Tabela. The route opens up into a wide valley of yak pastures and small Tamang settlements. Arrive at Langtang Village, the HQ of Langtang National Park.
Trek through rich yak pastures and the traditional villages of Muna and Singdun, climbing up to a mountain pass to reach Kyangjin Gompa.
Spend the day in Kyangjin, exploring the ancient monastery and cheese factory. Optional hike to climb Kyangjin Ri, standing at over 4600m, a superb viewpoint over the surrounding area.
Retrace the route, trekking downhill to the Lama Hotel.
Continue the descent, returning to Syabru Besi.
Take the long road transfer back to Kathmandu.
Take a transfer to the airport to start the journey home.
This trip takes responsibility seriously and ‘goes the extra mile’ to ensure that your presence in this country is entirely positive.
All guides and partners are hand picked to ensure that every aspect of your trip operates to the highest standard and reflect the strong values, ethics and joy of travel.
This commitment to Responsible Travel is mutually beneficial without compromising the countries and communities touched or the depth and uniqueness of your adventure.
Let’s help keep these wonderful places precious.
All crew are paid proper wages and are treated with respect and dignity. This trip with IMEC, IPPG and KPAP, all not-for-profit organisations that focus on improving the working conditions of porters.
Travellers are given the opportunity to mitigate some of the environmental impacts of flying by supporting community and conservation initiatives.
This trip is a proud supporter of the Leave No Trace and Travellers Against Plastic campaigns, which help educate travellers on the impact of travel and provide practical guidance for enjoying the outdoors responsibly.
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