Langtang Valley Trekking is a region in Nepal to the north of Kathmandu and bordering Tibet. It is protected as Langtang National Park and has a number of high peaks including Langtang Lirung (7246m).
About 4,500 people live inside the park, and many more depend on it for timber and firewood. The majority of the residents are Tamang People.
The Langtang Valley Treks wide variety of climatic zones, from subtropical to alpine. Approximately 25% of the park is forested. Trees include the deciduous Oak and Maple, and evergreens like Pine, and various types of Rhododendron. Animal life includes Himalayan black bear, the goat-like Himalayan tahr, Rhesus monkeys and Red Pandas. There are also stories of Yeti sightings.
Trekking in Langtang valley, it is possible to cross Ganja La into the Helambu Region. Which are more Buddhist and Hindus cultures.
Trekking Region : Langtang Region
Culture : Tibetan Sherpa Culture.
Starting Point : Dhunche
End Point : Syabrubesi
Trek Duration : 13 days
Tour grade : Easy trek
Highest Access : Kyangjing Gompa 3960m.
Best Season : September, October November – March, April & May.
Type of trekking : Camping/Teahouse both
Himalayan sights : Langtang Himal and Ganesh Himal
Summary : Close to Kathmandu, so transportation in inexpensive. Trek through forests to an alpine valley just south of theTibetan border. Good alpine views and interesting Tibetan-Style Village. View Langtang Himal,Langtang Lerung,Gyangchopo,Ganjala peak etc.
Day 01 : Pick up from the Int'L Airport, transfer to Hotel & well come diner.
Day 02 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley.
Day 03 : Drive Kathmandu to Dhunche (1950m).
Day 04 : Dhunche to Syabru Gaon (1860m) (5 hours).
Day 05 : Syabru Gaon to Lama Hotel (2380m) (6:30 hours).
Day 06 : Lama Hotel to Lang tang village (3500m) (7 hours).
Day 07 : Langtang village to Kanjing Gompa (3800m) (3:30 hours).
Day 08 : Kanjing Gompa rest (Excursions around Kyangjin Gomba).
Day 09 : Kanjing Gompa to Lama Hotel (7 hours).
Day 10 : Lama Hotel to SyabruBensi (1550m) (6:30 hours).
Day 11 : Syabrubensi drive to Kathmandu in Hotel.
Day 12 : Free day/sightseeing in Kathmandu.
Day 13 : Transfer to International Airport and fly home.