Langtang Valley Trek offers an opportunity to explore villages, Mountain View, climb Kyanjin Ri peak and visit glaciers at a comfortably low elevation. The forests in this region have temperate and sub- alpine vegetation. We may see wildlife like migratory birds, deer, monkeys, Thar, wild boar and Pika. The Langtang region is declared as Langtang National Park in 1976 and covering approximately 1,710 sq. km stretching up to the Tibetan border.
Langtang Valley Trek is a pleasant trip in Nepal. Following our route map, we begin trekking from the lower region of the Langtang Valley through small villages, farmlands and beautiful forests. We also climb Kyanjing Ri (shorter hike) or Tserko Ri (longer hike) for excellent sunrise views over the Langtang range. The Langtang valley was once an important trading route to Tibet. We can still see the influence of Tibet in the rich local culture. The Langtang Valley Trek passes through ‘Langtang Village’ which was completely destroyed by the devastating earthquake of 25th April, 2015.
The Langtang Valley Trek starts by driving from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. We will pass the many old villages where we will get opportunity to learn their daily activities, people and culture. In this trip we will see Buddhist monument, prayer flags, Stupas, Chortens, Monasteries, temples, prayer wheels and memorial places.
Welcome to Nepal Himalaya, we meet in Kathmandu airport and will be transferred to your hotel. Ace Hiking offers welcome dinner in authentic Nepalese restaurant. Overnight at hotel, dinner included.
Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour will start after breakfast. We will visit four UNESCO world heritage sites. Heritage site tour includes the Pashupatinath temple, Boudha Stupa, Swoyambhu stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. You will get opportunity to obsearve historical, religious and cultural aspect of Nepal. You will also see Nepalese architecture containing palaces, buildings, temples, Stupas, carving, mason and metal work. Overnight at hotel, breakfast included.
We get bus in the morning for Syabrubesi. The road frequently switches back up and down. Syabrubesi is popular junction point for many routes. Overnight at guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Our exciting day starts with crossing the Bhotekoshi River by suspension bridge, and we have to follow another Langtang Khola (River). We pass through the forest of rhododendron, maple, pine and oak tree. The trail is mostly up to the Lama Hotel. Overnight at guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
The trail continues to climb gently and the valley widens. We will pass a few settlement, forest, green meadows and Nepal Army camp, now no more Army there after the earthquake. Langtang village was collapsed by 2015 devastating earthquake. There is new settlement above the old Langtang village. Overnight at guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
We will hike to Kyanjin Gompa through Mundu village. The trail is gradual up decorated by prayer wheels, Chortens, Stupas, Mani walls, prayer flags and glimmering mountains. Gompa means monastery; Buddhist temple but it was destroyed by earthquake probably will build soon. Overnight at guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Today we can explore around the valley. There are many options: shorter climb to Kyanjin Ri, longer climb to Tserko Ri, or explore the valley following head of Langtang River. The sun rise and Mountain View is superb from Kyanjin Ri or Tserko Ri. Overnight at guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Today we trek down to Lama Hotel. Most of the trekking trail is downhill as we pass through forests and beautiful villages. We will feel easier to descent. Overnight at guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
We continue retrace our step to Syabrubesi. Overnight at guesthouse, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
After breakfast we take bus for Kathmandu. Ace Hiking offers farewell dinner in authentic Nepalese restaurant. Overnight at hotel, breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
Today you grab last minute shopping or other activities. We will drop you at the Kathmandu international airport 3 hours before your scheduled flight. We will say goodbye with happy memories and hoping to see you again. Breakfast included.