Langtang Region Trekking is one of the popular and closest trekking destination to Kathmandu. It is located at the north of Kathmandu and bordering with southern Tibet. Trek to these region combines the spectacular scenery, magnificent cultural villages, visit holy lakes at Gosainkunda. Helambu valley, Kyangin Gompa view, Yak Cheese Factory, Langtang Lirung expedition, Ganesh Himal and Manaslu view with cultural diversities of Tibetian and Nepali ethnic groups are the major highlights of this region.
Most of the trekking routes in Helambu and Langtang are well served with teahouse therefore, after Everest and Annapurna Region Trekking Langtang is most preferred destination. Langtang offfers number of magnificent peaks including Langtang Lirung (7246m), Ganesh Himal 1 (7406m), Ganesh II (7150m), Ganesh III (7130m), Morimoto peak (6750m), Yala Peak (5560m), Manaslu (8163) and many more. These region is easily access through Sundarijal, just an hours drive from Kathmandu or drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi, best possible starting points for trekking. The best times for trekking in the Langtang area are Spring (February, March, April) and Autumn (September, October, November). The Park comprises of 3000 species of flowering plants including Oaks, Blue Pine, Rhododendron and around 15 forest types. In addition 283 species of birds are found in the park and 32 mammals including snow and clouded leopard, musk deer, Himalayan black bear and many more. If you are looking for completely different from many of the more touristy areas in the country, this is a perfect trek.
Langtang Region is protected as the Langtang National Park, spreads around an area of 1,710 sq. km which offers 90% chance to see many different wild animals. The trail are less crowded and the local are friendly and interesting. Most of the people are depending on farming, cattle breeding, Nak farming and tourism related business. People from the region follow traditionally Tibetan Buddhism. On the trek you will get to experience real tibetan culture and remote tibetan style settlement. On top of that, there are few monastries which are interesting to see. You will also see the stupas and prayer flags decorated all over Tamang heritage trek.
Choose one of the following Langtang region trekking itinerary that meets your Interest or just share us your planning and expectations. We promise to design and execute the best itinerary. Experience unforgettable journey in Himalayas. Following are some of the popular Langtang Trekking Packages in Nepal:
- Langtang Valley Trek
- Helambu and Gosaikunda Lake Trek
- Tamang Heritage Trek
- Langtang Gunja La Pass Trekking
- Short Gosainkunda Lake Trek