Langtang Valley Trekking

Duration: 10 Days Trip Difficulty: Moderate

  • Trip Duration 10 Days

  • Destination Nepal

  • Group Size 2-12 People

  • Altitude4773m

Highlights of Langtang Valley Trekking

  • Scenic drive Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi via mountain terrain
  • Langtang village also known as ‘the valley of glaciers’
  • Kyanjin Gompa, old Buddhist shrines
  • Adventures trip to kyanjin-Ri and Tserko-Ri
  • Have a panoramic view of Mt. Langtang-Ri, Langsisa, Langtang Himal, Ganjala peak and many others
  • Tibetan Buddhist Culture
  • Visit Yak cheese factory in Kyanjin Gompa
  • Visit local’s unique Tamang culture and Tibetan villages.
  • Himalayan Thar, jackel, snow wolves, deer’s and 30-40 species of bird life along with the most elusive and coy Red Panda
  • The rich cultural heritage of Tamang people and their art forms is depicted in wood carvings of windows, dance festivals and unique and age-old weaving traditions,
  • one of the most interesting and varied areas in the Himalaya due to the stretch of mountain chain closest to Kathmandu and easily accessible by road.

Overview of Langtang Valley Trekking

The Langtang Valley Trek is a renowned and beloved trekking route that offers a delightful and manageable journey through the valley of glaciers, located close to the Kathmandu Valley. The trek takes trekkers close to the southern Tibetan border and snow-covered Himalayan peaks, including Gang Chhenpo, Naya Khanga Ri, Mt. Langtang Lirung, and Mt. Shisha Pangma, which add to the trek’s beauty and grandeur.

The elongated and diverse geographical terrain of the Langtang region offers adventurous moderate treks that bring trekkers close to snow-covered terrains and glacial bases of mountains, all while being in proximity to human settlements. The breath taking views of the Himalayas are awe-inspiring, and the trek crosses different remote areas of Nepal, offering thrilling and exciting moments at high altitudes.

The Langtang region also features numerous rivers, thundering waterfalls, gorges, rhododendron and bamboo forests, glacial moraines, and lakes like Gosainkunda and the beautiful valley of Helambu, making it an excellent destination for nature enthusiasts.

The Langtang National Park is a significant tourist attraction of the Langtang region, preserving and protecting rare plants and animals in their natural habitats. Due to its vast geographical structure, the park boasts a diverse range of flora and fauna.

Among them the prioritized fauna are monkeys, musk deer, pika, Himalayan bear, the rare red panda, and the colorful national bird Danphe. The park’s special flora includes Sal, Chirpine, Pine, the national flower Rhododendron, and Nepalese Dildar.

The Langtang Valley Trek is also famous for the traditions and culture of the Tamang community, which is unique and distinctive. The Langtang region is situated near the southern border of Tibet, and the local people’s culture and tradition are heavily influenced by the old Tibetan culture. The locals primarily follow Buddhism, and their traditions align with the old Buddhist tradition, making them unique. Trekkers can also visit different traditionally-built monasteries and Gumbas in the Langtang Valley.

The Langtang Valley Trek offers a chance to experience the local food and drinks and the great hospitality of the locals. The locals produce a famous yak cheese called Chhurpee, made from yak milk using traditional methods. The traditional dress of the Tamang people, their age-old weaving traditions, and their cultural dance festivals are also beloved by everyone who visits.

The Langtang Valley Trek is a perfect way to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and reconnect with nature. The peaceful and serene environment of the Langtang region, coupled with the warm hospitality of the locals, creates a welcoming and relaxing atmosphere that soothes the mind and body.

The Langtang Valley Trek is an excellent option for beginners and first-time trekkers in Nepal, as it is a short and moderate-level trek suitable for everyone. This trek is perfect for those who wish to avoid crowds and immerse themselves in nature.

The Langtang Valley Trek is a must-visit destination for anyone looking for a unique and memorable trekking experience in Nepal. From stunning mountain views to rich cultural traditions and diverse flora and fauna, the Langtang region has something to offer everyone.

Langtang Valley Trek, also known as the valley of glaciers trek, is one of the enjoyable short trekking routes in Nepal that is one of the most demanded and most loved trekking routes of the country. Being the nearest trekking route from Kathmandu Valley (Only 19 miles north) at the south to the Tibetan border, offers the Himalayan range to the north and to some extent lower range of snow capped mountains to the south. The Mt. Langtang Lirung (7246m) has the single domination to the whole valley and besides the trek offers you the pine forest, mountain streams, towering snow-covered mountain peaks, homemade cheese factories, monasteries, glaciers, grassy lawn and meadows along with indigenous Tamang and Tibetan Sherpa and their Buddhist culture.

Langtang Valley Trek takes an average time of 8 hours drive to reach the starting point at Syabrubesi from where the trail follows the Langtang River to the east. After 4 days continuous walking, after crossing the Kyangjin Gompa we reach at the Langtang Valley where you will visit the nearby monastery, glaciers and climb the Kyangjin Ri the next day from where you will have an astonishing 360-degree views of the Langtang region with the natural wonders of the region. The major peaks of this region are Langtang Lirung (7246m), Gang Chhenpo (6388m), Naya Kanga Ri (5846m) and the only 8000m peak in Tibet the Mt. Shisha Pangma.

If you are making your first trip to Nepal then the Langtang Valley Trek could be the best choice for you and for those who wish to trek off the beaten track and see something completely different to many of the noisy tourist areas, this is the perfect spot for them.

Graceful Adventure Pvt. Ltd. is a renowned adventure travel company based in Kathmandu and Pokhara, Nepal. Our dedication to providing exceptional experiences has earned us the admiration of our clients, and we strive to exceed our guests’ expectations. We cordially invite you to join us on our expeditions to explore the magnificence of the Himalayas.

Trekking route of Langtang Valley Trek 

The Langtang Valley trek commences from the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Following your arrival, the second day begins with a sightseeing tour of the UNESCO World Heritage sites, which includes the Kathmandu Valley Durbar Square, Swyambhunath temple, Bouddhanath temple, and Pashupatinath temple.

On the next day, you will travel to Syabrubesi, with a picturesque drive that passes through the Trishuli valley. The journey will leave an indelible memory, thanks to the splendid view of Mt. Annapurna II, Manaslu, and Ganesh Himal, along with the breathtaking landscape and traditionally constructed stone houses. From Syabrobesi, the trail ascends beside the Langtang River, with amazing sights of hanging wild honey bee hives.
You will trek through a dense forest of oak, fir, and pine, and the trail is primarily steep, with sections that are narrow and rough. Overnight stay will be in Lama Hotel.

On the next day, your destination is Langtang Valley. To reach the valley, you must cross the deep gorge called Bhotekoshi, via a suspension bridge. The path is bordered by a dense Rhododendron forest, and you can enjoy beautiful views of Mt. Langtang Liring, Mt. Ganchempo, Mt. Yuhara, and Naya Karga from the Kyangjyn Gompa and then trek to Tserko Ri.

After a day of exploration, you will return to Langtang Valley. The following day, you will descend back to Thargshyap, keeping your eyes open and staying alert, as you may be fortunate enough to catch a glimpse of rare animals like the red panda or national bird, Danphe. You will then descend back to Syabrobesi and drive back to Kathmandu, concluding the trek upon arrival.

The Langtang Valley trek offers an unforgettable journey through breath taking scenery and dense forests, culminating in the picturesque Langtang Valley. The trek is not only an opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the region, but also a chance to witness the cultural and religious heritage of Nepal, through visits to the UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Best time to do Langtang valley Trekking 

Langtang Valley trek is do able throughout the year such as adventurous trek is done in spring and autumn, trekking to some village or religious place is done in any season. Trek to mustang is best to do in summer and some other are best in winter. So, the optimal time depends upon the personal preference at which time do you prefer and the destination chosen.

But also the main factor of optimal time depends upon the, weather, climate, temperature etc. even though the main factor is season. So, the seasons are shortly described below:

  • Spring

Spring is the optimal time to trek to langtang valley. Spring stays from March to early June. As spring is after the end of winter, so the temperature is slightly increasing during the spring. The temperature ranges between 10oC to 200C. This is the best temperature to trek. Almost all the snow fall occurs during the winter season so, the weather is crystal clear and there is very less chance of rainfall and the heavy snow fall. Due to slight increase in temperature the snow just start to melt. So, we don’t have to trek to very high altitude to trek to snowy area.

Spring is the season in which different types of plants and flowers starts blooming. Because of this reason the jungle and the surrounding environment will be colourful and there will be unforgettable natural beauty. Spring is the time in which the national flower of Nepal ‘Rhododendron’ bloom and forest become reddish and many other plants also bloom and the forest of the become very colourful like a colourful garden. And the natural beauty is always successful to steal the heart of visitors.

  • Autumn

Autumn is also best time to trek in Langtang region. Autumn season in Nepal falls from September to end of November. In Nepal autumn farewell summer so, the temperature start decreasing slightly. The temperature of this region ranges from 00 C to 70 C at night and 100 C to 200C at day time. This time is after the monsoon season so, there will very clear weather and clean environment. The view of mountains is crystal clear and there will not any obstacle for the beautiful of mountain. The chance of rainfall during autumn is very low.

In Nepal many popular and culturally and traditionally important festivals falls during the autumn season. The main festival Dashain and Tihar of Nepalese people falls during autumn. This festivals are celebrated by Hindus and all Nepalese people for several days. If you want to do cultural and traditional trek then autumn is the best time to trek Langtang Valley.

  • Summer

Summer is also good time to trek to langtang valley. This is the off season for the trek in Nepal. So, there will be the less crowd. So you can enjoy all the things very perfectly and easily. You also can get the off season discount in tea houses and homestays. But the summer welcomes monsoon in Nepal. So, almost once a day there might be rainfall. The trial may be slippery, there will be rise in number of stream and the water level rises in rivers. It can be dangerous to trek in higher altitude of Nepal. There might be leaches, slippery path, daily rainfall, cloudy weather.

If you love the natural greenery, then this time is best for you to trek. All the fields, hills and forest of Nepal become green and it is worth to see. The temperature ranges from 100 C to 250 C or more. So the temperature is best for the trek. The trek in this season can be done by minimizing the risk factor using proper trekking equipment such as trekking boot, sticks etc.

  • Winter

Winter in Nepal is cold. The temperature in Langtang region ranges from – 100 C to 60 C. the temperature is almost freezing. There will be heavy snow fall in higher region. So there is high risk in higher region and there can be ban to trek in some upper region from the government side.This is not the peak time to trek in Nepal. So, the area is less busy. And you can get the off season discounts. The trek can be done in lower hilly region. And the trek can be done by minimizing risk factor such as using proper warm clothes, thick sleeping bag, using proper trekking kit etc.

Note:-In conclusion, the best time to trek in Langtang valley is spring season and autumn season. The climate, weather, temperature and other factor gives our side and this time is suitable for everyone who want to trek in higher altitude of Nepal. The natural beauty, breath taking view of mountain, culture and tradition of Nepal will able to steal every trekkers heart and makes them visit time to time in the same region.

Typical day in Langtang valley Trek 

Our trekking itinerary begins with a delicious breakfast served promptly at 7 to 7:30 am, providing our guests with the necessary energy to embark on the next part of their journey. Our experienced team will commence trekking at 8 am, and after four hours of trekking, we will reach our next destination, taking ample breaks to admire the stunning scenery of mountains, forests, rivers, waterfalls, and more, making you forget all the fatigue.

To ensure our guests comfort and prevent any physical strain, we have designated enough rest time during the daily trek of 6 to 7 hours. At noon, we will take a break for a well-deserved lunch, allowing our guests to recharge themselves and relish the surrounding natural beauty. In the evening, our guests will be treated to a delectable dinner between 6 to 7 pm, consisting of both local and international cuisine. Our skilled chefs will utilize fresh, locally-sourced ingredients to create an unforgettable dining experience. Our commitment to exceptional hospitality and attention to detail will make our guests trekking experience both pleasant and unforgettable.

During the Langtang Valley trek we will have the trek with the beautiful and stunning view of nature, snow covered mountain, different flora and fauna which varies with the variation of geographical structure. We will also get introduced with the local tradition and culture during the trek.

Acclimatization on Langtang Valley Trek 

Nepal is very famous worldwide due to the presence of higher altitude Himalayas such as Mt. Everest, Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Kanchanjunga etc. 8 of the top 10 highest mountains in the world are located in Nepal. So, Nepal is very famous for touristic country. Many national and foreign explorer loves to trek in Nepal. People from different country comes to trek in Himalayan or Mountain region of Nepal.

Langtang Valley Trek is also the trek which is located in high hilly and Mountain region of langtang Region of Nepal. Our trek ranges from 1500m to 4984 meter of altitude from the sea-level. During the Langtang Valley trek we have to trek to the elevation more than 3800 meter. So there is the chance of altitude sickness.

Altitude sickness is the illness or discomfort caused while moving to higher altitude. Due to low atmospheric and low air density in higher region especially in mountain region above 3000m of altitude from sea level. The symptoms of altitude sickness can be seen above 3000 meter. Even the physically fit trekker can also get some symptoms of altitude sickness. So, proper acclimatization is must require to trek in higher altitude.

Fortunately, our highly experienced team is well-equipped to assist trekkers in combating altitude sickness. We strongly advise our guests to consume an abundance of fluids, including water, hot soup, and tea, to help prevent altitude sickness. Furthermore, we employ a gradual approach to ascending to higher elevations, affording the trekker’s body sufficient time to adjust to the changing environment. To allow the body to acclimatize, it is essential to rest frequently and avoid overexertion during hikes or climbs. Even physically fit individuals may be susceptible to altitude sickness, which is why we ascend slowly, typically 300 to 1000 meters per day, to ensure proper rest.

At our company, we prioritize providing the best service while taking care of our guests. In the event that a trekker is unable to fend off altitude sickness, we will take them back. Our company’s utmost concern is the well-being of our guests, and we guarantee that our seasoned team will do everything possible to ensure a safe and unforgettable experience for everyone involved.

Health and Physical Requirements

Langtang Valley trek is a moderate trek favorable for individual, family and group who have the ability to walk 6-7 hours a day with a light back-pack. Walking in higher elevation demands more physical fitness however if you are in excellent health with average physical fitness with positive attitude you can make this trek. Exercising and jogging regularly 2-3 months prior to the trek date is a good idea to enhance your stamina. Past trekking experience is not compulsory though certainly helpful. If you are suffering from heart, blood diseases and lung problems should consult to your doctor and inform to us before you book the trekking date.

Difficulties of Langtang Valley Trek 

The trekking difficulties of Langtang valley trek is taken as easy to moderate level trek. Due to uneven and unequally distributed geographical structure and the altitude are the main factors that affect the difficulty level.

Due to the uneven landscape the trial varies. Altitude, narrow, stepped, somewhere rough, stony and bumpy path up and down trial etc. are the main component that affect the trekking difficulty. Climate, weather, temperature and different season also cause difficult in different factor. Because of these factors the trek is moderate level trek. The trekking distance of Langtang Valley trek is 140 km and the highest altitude is 3800m from the sea-level. So, this is one of the short trek in Nepal so, this trek is slightly shifted toward easy level.

To ensure a safe and comfortable experience, we provide experienced and qualified guides and porters who are fluent in English and conduct themselves politely. Our team is well-equipped to handle any challenges that may arise during the trek and will arrange all necessary services and facilities.

Moreover, our guides and porters will provide valuable information about the area’s flora, fauna, mountains, jungles, rivers, and local communities’ traditions and cultures. This enriches the trekking experience with cultural insights. Due to the treks easy to moderate difficulty level, anyone interested with average physical fitness can trek to Langtang Valley.

Food and accommodation of Langtang Valley Trek 

It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the beautiful country of Nepal, known for its rich cultural heritage, stunning natural landscapes, and warm hospitality. As part of our commitment to providing you with a top-notch experience, we have arranged for your accommodation in a standard 3-star hotel in the bustling city of Kathmandu.

Over the course of your journey with us, we will take you through two major cities and several picturesque villages, each with its unique charm and character. In the cities, we have arranged for 3-star hotels that offer all the modern amenities and comforts you would expect. In the villages, we will provide accommodations such as teahouses, homestays, or lodges that come equipped with essential facilities, ensuring that you have a comfortable and authentic experience of rural life in Nepal.

We take great care to ensure that all your dietary needs are met during your trip. Our meals are prepared with the utmost care and attention to detail, using locally sourced ingredients and traditional Nepali recipes. You will have the opportunity to taste some of the most delicious and healthy dishes, including the famous Dal, Bhat, and Tarkari, as well as Indian and Tibetan cuisine. We are mindful of any dietary restrictions you may have and will work to accommodate them to the best of our abilities.

One of the highlights of your trip will be the time spent in the charming village of Nepal, where you will get to experience the local food, drinks, and hospitality of the Sherpa communities. You will also have the chance to witness local songs and traditional dances, performed by the hospitable locals.
As a special treat, we will provide a farewell dinner upon the completion of your trek that includes some normal continental foods.

We believe that this will be the perfect way to cap off your journey and create memories that will last a lifetime. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities, and we have taken every precaution to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable trip. Our team of experienced guides and porters will be with you every step of the way, providing support and assistance as needed. We are honored to have you as our guest, and we look forward to providing you with an unforgettable journey that blends cultural immersion with adventure.

Drinking water while doing Langtang Valley Trek 

The Langtang Valley trek is a breath-taking journey that takes you through a variety of landscapes, including terrace farming, forests, and base camps. It is important to note that in order to preserve the local flora and fauna, the use of plastic materials, including plastic water bottles, is strictly prohibited. Visitors are encouraged to bring their own reusable water bottles, filled with water, to ensure that they have access to safe and clean drinking water throughout the trek.

To guarantee the safety and hygiene of our guests, we strongly advise against drinking water directly from taps or streams. When your water bottle runs out, you can refill it at any of the available teahouses or lodges along the route.

However, please be aware that due to the high volume of visitors on the Langtang Valley Trek, it may be necessary to purchase properly filtered and boiled water.

We understand the importance of staying hydrated on this trek, but we ask that all visitors respect the environmental regulations in place to protect the local ecosystem. By bringing your own reusable water bottle and properly disposing of any waste, you can help us preserve the beauty of the Everest region for generations to come.

Travel Insurance information to do the Langtang valley Trek 

When embarking on a trek such as Langtang Valley Trek, it is crucial to obtain travel insurance to minimize the risk of mishaps or to reduce their impact. Therefore, we strongly recommend that all trekkers obtain travel insurance before commencing their journey. The insurance must cover essential medical check-ups, helicopter rescue in case of any medical emergencies or calamities during the trek, and other necessary expenses. We consider travel insurance as a compulsory requirement and recommend that trekkers present their insurance certificate to Graceful Adventure before starting the trek.

Please note that Graceful Adventure does not sell insurance policies, and it is the responsibility of the trekkers to obtain their insurance certificates from certified insurance companies. To assist trekkers from different regions, we recommend the following insurance companies:

For travellers from the USA and Canada: Online Global Health Insurance, Travelex, Insure My (Online Insurance Aggregator), Mondial Assistance, Access America, HCC Medical Insurance Services, Good Neighbor Insurance (International Health), International Health, Insuremytrip dot com, MultiNational Underwriters, TIC Travel Insurance Coordinators Ltd, Travel Assist, and TraveLite.

For travelers from England: Specialty Group (UK) Limited, FirstAssist Services Limited, Harrison Beaumont, and Buy cheap travel insurance.

For travelers from Europe and Slovenia: Assistance CORIS.

For travelers from Australia and New Zealand: Cover More Travel Insurance And CGU Insurance Limited.

For travelers from South Africa: Travel insurance Consultants Pty. Ltd.

Please note that these companies were recommended by previous travelers and are for recommendation purposes only. We encourage trekkers to conduct their own research and choose an insurance company that meets their specific needs.

In summary, obtaining travel insurance is crucial for treks such as Langtang Valley Trek. It is a standard practice that helps to minimize the risk of mishaps and ensure that trekkers receive timely medical assistance if required.

Langtang valley trekking permit Cost and information 

In Nepal, trekking is a popular activity that is permitted throughout the country for individuals or groups. However, certain areas, such as conservation areas, wildlife reserves, and the Himalayas, are restricted, and trekkers must obtain permits issued by the Nepalese government and tourism board. It’s important to note that permits can only be obtained through government but not through any trekking agencies and not by individuals directly.

To those who are willing to trek in Langtang Valley, you need two types of Permit, they are TIMS card (trekkers Information Management System) and Langtang national park.

To trek in all over Nepal, one should take TIMS which is compulsory for foreigners. One can take TIMS from Nepal tourism board either in Kathmandu or in its office. It cost 3000NRP. Additionally, while trek to Langtang valley we have to pass through the langtang national park. So, Langtang National Park entry Permit is also compulsory to trek in Langtang region. The permit can cost 3000NPR for the foreigners, 1500NPR for those from SAARC countries. This can be taken from the Tourism Board of Nepal.

Note: no agency can provide you these permit. You have to take this permit from Tourism Board of Nepal by yourself but the trekking company can assist you to take the permit.

Guide Porter Service for Langtang Valley Trek

The Langtang Valley Trek is a perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in nature and disconnect from the stresses of daily life. Whether you’re traveling with colleagues, friends, family, or as a female trekker, this trek is an excellent option for those who are moderately fit. While it’s possible to trek independently, foreign visitors are required to have a guide and porter due to local regulations.

Our company provides highly qualified and experienced guides and porters who are fluent in English and renowned for their kindness and professionalism. We’re committed to introducing you to the rich culture and traditions of Nepal, and we can arrange for a translator if needed to ensure clear communication.

Our 10 day trekking package is perfect for group trekking. Since each porter can only carry up to 20 to 25kg, it’s essential to pack efficiently. We offer porters to assist with carrying warm clothing and personal belongings, and the number of guides and porters we provide depends on the size of the group. We take great care to ensure that you have the necessary support to make your trek both enjoyable and safe.

Number of Traveler Guide Porter
1- 2 trekkers 1 1
3 – 5 trekkers 1 2
6 -7 trekkers 1 guide 1 assistant guide 3
8-9 trekkers 1 guide 1 assistant guide 4
10-12 trekkers 1 guide, 2 assistant guides 5

To summarize, Langtang Valley trek is an ideal way to experience the natural beauty of the Himalayas and the cultural richness of Nepal. Our friendly and experienced team will ensure that you have an unforgettable adventure.

Electricity and communication on Langtang Valley Trek

Electricity and internet access will be available 24/7 in urban areas. However, during treks, there may be instances of power outages in some village areas. Even in tea houses or lodges where you choose to stay, there may be additional charges for utilizing electricity or internet services due to the busy route or rural location. Please note that during the trek, access to electricity or internet will not be available. Therefore, it is advised to charge your electronic devices in the tea houses or lodges where you will be lodging.

ATM and currency exchange Service of Langtang Valley Trek 

Nepal’s bustling urban hubs, namely Kathmandu and Pokhara, offer a plethora of convenient ATM and money exchange services that facilitate the acquisition of Nepalese currency for travelers. However, such amenities may not be readily available in rural areas, where only Nepalese currency is accepted, and modern banking infrastructure may be scarce.

To circumvent any potential inconveniences, it is strongly advised that travelers plan in advance and exchange foreign currency for Nepalese currency before embarking on a trek. This will ensure that adequate local currency is readily available to purchase essentials such as food, water, and other necessary supplies during the trek. Seeking guidance from local currency exchange services in Kathmandu can also help expedite the process and minimize any undue stress.

Graceful Adventure Travels Team to Operate Langtang Valley Trek 

Graceful Adventure Travels Pvt. Ltd. is a highly reputable and renowned adventure travel company, registered and based in the beautiful country, Nepal. We specialize in offering exceptional trekking packages to guests from all over the world, who seek to explore the awe-inspiring Himalayas.

At Graceful Adventure Travels, we are committed to excellence in all aspects of our work. Our primary goal is to ensure that our guests have a safe and unforgettable adventure, which is why we have earned a reputation for providing an exceptional level of service. Our team is composed of experienced and hardworking guides, assistant guides, and porters who are passionate about ensuring that our guests have an enjoyable and unforgettable experience. We take pride in offering a range of services and facilities that are designed to enhance the overall trekking experience, making it both fun and adventurous. We are dedicated to meeting the needs and expectations of our valued guests, and we go above and beyond to ensure that their journey is a success. From the moment they arrive in Nepal until the end of their trek, we spare no effort in providing personalized attention, exceptional service, and genuine care.

At Graceful Adventure Travels, we are committed to upholding the highest standards in the adventure travel industry. Our mission is to provide a safe, enjoyable, and unforgettable experience that creates memories that last a lifetime.


Tipping System while to do Trekking in Nepal 

Tipping is a customary way of expressing gratitude for services rendered in Nepal. It is a discretionary practice, and trekkers may choose to tip individuals at their discretion based on their personal satisfaction with the services provided.

Tipping is typically offered on the final day of the trek, although trekkers may choose to tip hotel staff, lodge employees, or other individuals at any time during their trip. When deciding on the amount to tip, it is essential to consider the quality of the service provided, the duration of the service, and the level of personal satisfaction.

While tipping is a common practice in Nepal, it is not obligatory, and trekkers should not feel pressured to tip if they are not satisfied with the services received. Additionally, if a trekker is unable to tip due to financial constraints, it is important to express gratitude verbally by saying Dhanyabad or Thank you.


Booking process of Langtang Valley Trek with US 

Package Selection: Start by visiting our company’s website and select Langtang Valley Trek package. You’ll find all the details, including the itinerary, inclusions, exclusions, and prices. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our customer support team, who will be happy to assist you.

Personal and Group Information: Once you have decided to book the package, fill out the booking form on our website with the necessary personal and group information. Please ensure that all details are accurate, as any mistakes or omissions may lead to issues during the trek.

Confirmation: Once you submit the booking form, our company representative will review your information and contact you within 24 hours to confirm your booking. We will send you our standard agreement, which outlines the terms and conditions of the booking. Please read the agreement carefully and ask us if you have any questions.

Advance Payment: To confirm your booking, we require a 20% advance payment of the total cost of the package. You can make the payment through our secure online payment gateway, which accepts all major credit and debit cards. Alternatively, we can send you a payment link or provide you with our bank details for a direct bank transfer.

Booking Confirmation: Once we receive your advance payment and signed agreement, we will confirm your booking and send you a receipt of payment. We will also provide you with a detailed itinerary, packing list, and other essential information to prepare you for the trek.

Pre-Trek Briefing: Before the trek starts, we will conduct a pre-trek briefing, either in person or online, to go over the itinerary, safety protocols, and other relevant information. This briefing is essential to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable trekking experience.

We hope that this updated booking process meets your requirements and makes it easier for your customers to book our Langtang Valley Trek package. If you have any further questions or suggestions, please let us know, and we’ll be happy to help.


FAQs - Langtang Valley Trekking

The langtang valley trek is taken as easy to moderate level trek. Because of the uneven landscape, narrow path, stepped trial, rough and bumpy road, etc. The altitude variation also makes the trek moderate difficulty level.

Langtang valley trekking cost is depends of Service number of guest and days.  On our package we organize the per person $740

The best time to trek in Langtang valley is spring season and autumn season. The climate, weather, temperature and other factor gives our side and this time is suitable for everyone who want to trek in higher altitude of Nepal. The natural beauty, breath taking view of mountain, culture and tradition of Nepal will able to steal every trekkers heart and makes them visit time to time in the same region.

The Langtang valley trek is one of the safest trek in Nepal. The trek goes through different villages, jungle of langtang region of Nepal and our qualified and experience team of guide and porter helps you to make the trek more safe and memorable.

Lagtang valley is the famous trekking destination which is close to the Kathmandu valley. The total trekking distance of langtang valley trek is 140 km.

Nepal is the mountainous country. The altitude range of Nepal is 60m to 8848.83 meter from the sea level. The Langtang Valley is also located in lower Himalayas in langtang region. The higher elevation during the trek is 3800 meter from the sea-level.

Specially, our default trekking itinerary is of 12 days. Our trek starts from Kathmandu and also concludes the trek in Kathmandu. The duration of time from Kathmandu to Kathmandu is 12 days. But we can manage the time and use your own customize itinerary according to your available time and budget.

Langtang Valley is a rural area situated in Nepal where electricity is available, albeit not consistently. During certain periods, such as trials, electricity may not be available, but it is available in tea houses and homestays. In this region, electricity is generated using solar power or mini hydropower. Therefore, there may be a cost associated with the use of electricity.

During the trek, according to our guest preference we provide you luxury accommodation. We provide 3 star to 5 star hotel in urban areas of Nepal such as Kathmandu, Pokhara etc.  In the village or rural area of Nepal, there is not any star hotel available. Even though we will provide you the tea house or home stays where all the needs and requirement will be fulfilled and trekkers gets proper accommodation during the trek.

During the trek, we will provide a variety of food options, including Nepal’s typical dishes such as Dal, Bhat, and Tarkari. Additionally, we offer Indian and Tibetan cuisine. In the city’s star hotels, you can find a range of international and national dishes. In the villages, we serve typical Nepali, Indian, and Tibetan food. Unfortunately, Western food may not be available due to limited resources. However, we will take great care to meet your dietary needs and serve fresh and healthy food throughout your journey.

The saying “Prevention is better than cure” holds true, particularly when it comes to altitude sickness. To avoid this condition, proper acclimatization is necessary, and our team of highly experienced professionals is well-equipped to assist trekkers in combating it. We strongly recommend that our guests consume an ample amount of fluids, such as water, hot soup, and tea, to help prevent altitude sickness.

Additionally, we follow a gradual approach to ascending to higher elevations, allowing the trekker’s body enough time to adapt to the changing environment. Resting frequently and avoiding overexertion during hikes or climbs is crucial to enable the body to acclimatize. Even individuals who are physically fit may be vulnerable to altitude sickness, which is why we ascend slowly, generally between 300 to 1000 meters per day, to ensure sufficient rest.

Day 01: Welcome to the Land of Himalayas (Altitude: 1360m)

Accommodation: Tourist Hotel at Kathmandu

Meals: Dinner

We will be at the airport to welcome you to Kathmandu, the city of temples and deities of primal and medieval period. We will arrange transport facility for you to board you to the hotel. There will be a meeting with the Graceful Adventure for the discussion about the trek at the evening with welcome dinner.

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (Altitude: 1460m)

Accommodation: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

Drive: 6-7 Hours

Wake up early in the morning and have your breakfast. We will catch up our coach at 7 am. Have scenic views throughout the drive that goes through the Trishuli Valley. When you arrive at the Kakani, the Mt. Annapurna II, Manaslu and Ganesh Himal are visible in the far distance. Having enjoyed with the amazing view of mountains, farm lands, hills, rivers and typical stone houses we will reach at Syabrubesi, the traditional gateway to Langtang and Gosaikunda. Stay overnight at Syabrubesi.

Day 03: Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (Altitude: 2560m)

Accommodation: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Walking Hours: 6- 7hours

Our first day trek starts just after the breakfast with an ascending alongside the Langtang River, which we follow most of the days of our trekking,  and the bamboo forest till we cross the river over the suspension bridge. Soon then, we reach at Bamboo village. The path is well-stabilized. You can see the wild bee hives hanging on the cliff could be an amazing experience for you. Similarly, the hike today may bring you to the sight of some of the amazing wildlife like red panda; monkey and Himalayan black bear.The trail also passes through dense sub-tropical forest full of oak, maple, fir and pine trees and crosses few suspension bridges. The trail then follows a steep climbing that brings us to the Lama Hotel.

Day 04: Trek to Langtang Valley (Altitude: 3455m)

Accommodation: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Walking Hours: 6-7 hours

 After the breakfast, we head towards the Langtang Valley. The trekking route today is pleasant and takes us across the Bhotekoshi which originates from Tibet and lies in a deep gorge. The trail then follows through beautiful rhododendron, oak, maple, hemlock and pine forest for around three hours where you can enjoy the bird life and the view of Mt. Langtang Lirung all the time. One of these birds is the colorful Danphe-the national bird of the country. We also pass by scattered Tamang villages and then cross suspension bridge to finally reach the Tamang village of Langtang. Stay overnight at Langtang.

Day 05: Trek from Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa (Altitude: )

Accommodation: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Walking Hours: 5-6 Hours

After having the breakfast, our trail ascends and passes Dindum and Yamphu and then crosses the Laja Khola. This trek allows you to assimilate with a more typically Himalayan landscape and as the altitude gains widespread thin grasses, juniper and shrubs serve the landscape. One of the most dramatic moments of the trek is waiting ahead. As the trail scale a glacial moraine for epic views of the Kyangjin Gompa and icefall following from the Mt. Langtang Lirung. Awesome moment is captured of the icefall and the Kyangjin Gompa-the home of a well-known Buddhist monastery. You will also have chance to view the Mt. Ganchempo, Mt. Yubra, Naya Kanga and Mt. Langtang Lirung from Kyangjin Gompa. We will visit a local yak-cheese factory. Climbing to the Kyangjin Ri peak is optional for everybody which lies at the north of the Gompa. Overnight at logde.

Day 06: Exploration Day

Accommodation: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Walking Hour: – 7-8 hours

 We will wake up early in the morning before dawn and have a quick breakfast so that we would be able to climb Chorka Ri peak and have a mesmerizing sunrise views of the Langtang Himalayas just in front of us. Enjoy the lifetime memory of the phenomenal panorama views of the Langtang Valley, Mt. Langtang Lirung, Langshisa Ri, Naya Kang, Gyanghempo and Ganjala along with the glacial icefalls. Assimilate yourself with the glory of the nature around the Langtang valley. Touch it, fell it, sense it and keep it within you. We will retrace back to Kyangjin Gompa. Besides climbing the Chorka Ri peak, there are many other options for the trekkers. You can hike to Tserko Ri and visit Langshisha Kharka. Tonight at Kyangji Gompa.

Day 07: Trek from Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel

Accommodation: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Walking Hours: 6-7 Hours

After having the breakfast, we will retrace back on the same trail to Lama Hotel. We descend down through the yak pasture until we reach at Langtang valley from where we continue our trek through the forested path and cross a suspension bridge to descend douwn to Thangshyap. Keep your eyes open for animal life and appreciate the marvelous loveliness and diversity of the marvelous wonder place. The route continues to descend until we reach at the Lama hotel.

Day 08: Trek to Syabrubesi

Accommodation: Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Walking Hours: 5-6 Hours

 After having the breakfast, we will retrace back to Syabrubesi with an easy walking as most of the trail follows the descending. The trail first follows the Thulo Syabru through dense forest that brings us to Pairo. The trail then slightly ascends and descends afterward through green bamboo and rhododendron forest. Enjoy the splendid view of Mt. Langtang Lirung in the background. The nature itself and the Tamang villages alongside of the trekking trail and the towering mountains in the background keep you refreshed the whole day.

Day 09: Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast and Dinner

Drive: 6-7 Hours

We will take our transport in the morning just after the breakfast. Enjoy the long journey with the scenic beauty alongside of the road. You will be transferred to hotel after you arrive at Kathmandu. Visit Thamel, the major tourist area of Kathmandu valley where you can make your last minute shopping as well. We will have a farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant and discuss about the trekking achievement and take your feedback for our future reference.

Day 10: Final Departure

Today is the final departure day as per our itinerary but if you have further plan to stay in Nepal and wish to join in any of the programs, please let us know, we are always there to give our best service. If you are travelling back, then please make your baggage prepared. One of our officials will drop you at the airport 3 hours prior to the scheduled flight.

Important Note: Your safety is our prominent concern and duty. The scheduled itinerary is subject to change. The changes on itinerary may occur due to the change in weather, trekking members’ health problem, sudden natural disaster etc or any other emergency situation.  Trekking leader has the right to take immediate action if such situation arises. However, every effort will be made to cope with the above itinerary. We request you all to separate some additional days to balance for such emergency situations.


Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop with an escort
  • Local transportation with private service
  • Kathmandu –  syabrubesi /dhunche by bus, car  as per your request
  • Full Board Plan (breakfast, lunch, dinner, accommodation, ) during trek,
  • Hotel in Kathmandu  with BB plan
  • City tour guide in Kathmandu
  • English speaking with license  Holder Trekking guide
  • Lang tang conservation area permit
  • TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management Systems)
  • All government tax
  • First aid kid

Cost Excludes

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Your travel insurance
  • International flight and departure tax
  • Any expense of personal nature
  • Nepal entry visa fee US 30 (Duration 60 days from date of issue)
  • Your personal nature expenses such as bar bill, laundry, beverages
  • Any evacuation cost
  • Bar Bill (Beer , whisky, cola, mineral water and tea, coffee )
  • Tipping for guide ,Porter and driver
  • Doesn’t mention service included.

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