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Langtang Trekking

Langtang trekking is another popular and peaceful travel route in Nepal. It is easily accessible from Kathmandu offering a massive of trekking destinations, all available without flights. When we look at the north of Kathmandu there is  Langtang- Helambu region.  Just south of the Tibetan border. We can also explore the soaring snow-covered peaks, a gentle climate, and hospitable inhabitants. Usually, Langtang trekking is less trekked than the Annapurna or Everest region. These regions and trek are less crowded. Langtang Gosainkunda  Helambu trek journey goes through traditional, ethnic villages. With its untouched forests offering pine forest, swift mountain streams. Rugged rock, snow-capped peaks, grassy downs, and meadows are strewn. The daises and wild animals along with some scared Lakes.

This region is getting more popular and important these days with its natural beauty and exciting route. One of the shortest trekking routes of the country. The area is located in Langtang valley, which is near Kathmandu. So, before you go on this trek you can go shopping and sightseeing in Kathmandu city as well. You can also get a good rest before you walk upon your next adventure. The trail filled with amazing scenery, mountain views, forest areas, and many more. The region has a huge option to explore and have fun.

Langtang Region Trek

Langtang trekking regions are a hidden treasure of Nepal. We will have an easy to moderate journey in nature, culture, and adventure is Langtang trek. The entire route is filled with green forests, lakes, glaciers, Himalayan scenery, and waterfalls. In addition to that, you can also enjoy a variety of unique cultures and customs during this journey. People of various ethnicity, caste, and creed like Gurungs, Lama’s, etc can be found here. You get to be part of their different interesting cultures and values. Also, you get to witness their different lifestyles and livelihood. It’s always great to observe new people in a beautiful place, Isn’t it?

Furthermore, When you have walked this long way through all these amazing natural adventures, all you need a new hot meal. you can try different foods also during the trek. The more variety of people of different ethnicities and religions live here, you get to taste the new and delicious meal as well. And during the Langtang Trek of seven days as well, you get to enjoy this local delicious food. Moreover, these foods are super healthy for you.

Langtang trekking is an amazing experience and set of memories that you will never forget. It is just like being part of precious nature and enjoying the present in the lap of Himalayas.  during our journey, we will also enjoy cold weather and can walk in snow. You can have fun with the snow-flakes..just like you do at Christmas right?  Most of the time we will spend here with the lap of gorgeous Himalayas, surrounded by green hills, waterfalls, etc. And this amazing trek will make you realize how tiny you are and how tiny is your existence.

Visit the Langtang National park

One of the major attractions of the trek: Langtang National Park. This national park is famous for its rare wildlife and birds and vegetation. It seems like a small natural world of its own. And you can visit the park on the way. And it will add up to your excitement to go on this trek and find out a lot more about the area.

Most of this region falls into Langtang National Park hosting a variety of natural splendors. From lush valleys alive with Langur monkeys.  We will walk in the rhododendron forests bursting with spring color. There is also a surprising amount of old-growth wood: chir pine, rhododendron, alder, and deciduous conifers.

in Langtang trekking plants like rhododendrons, larch, wildflowers, gentians, primroses, epiphytic orchids, etc. are abundantly in the area. 1000 species of flora and many wild animals such as Tigers, wild boar, red panda are there. similarly, pica, musk deer, Himalayan black bear, Himalayan Thar (wild goat), rhesus monkey, common Langur also can be seen.  snow leopard, rare Himalayan wildlife and including hawks, hoopoe, cuckoos, barbets, owls, nightjars, laughing thrushes, black-capped sibias, Red-billed, parakeets, etc. more than 250 species of birds are the main attraction for the Langtang Trekking region. These diverse animated birds are easier to see as they often congregate in large, loud foraging parties.

Langtang trekking in Nepal

Langtang Trekking in Nepal is one of the most lovable trek options that every traveler dreamt of. Since Langtang is the border of Nepal and China, it is as well as one of the important trading routes. We could see people following the rich culture. Langtang valley is also known as the safe heaven of Buddhists. Gosainkunda, Lauri Binayak Pass, Kyanjin Gompa are some of the purposes to visit Langtang.

The coldest season of  Langtang trekking in Nepal is starting from December which is the last month of the year. Trekking Langtang in December will amuse you by the winter beauty. Though the time is cold daytime in this season, it is lovely and warm with a clear sky. Walking from the lower altitude of 1400m to the highest point of Langtang at Kang jin gompa 3900m is pretty hard.

Nepal Langtang trekking varies from moderate to extreme weather conditions. The nights are much colder than a day, and temperature may drop to minus. that is why you can have pin-sharp views of the Mountain in December. Naya Kang (5,844m) and Yala Peak (5,520m). Since Nepal was devastated by the destructive earthquake in 2015, the entire settlement of the Langtang valley was affected no only by the earthquake. Its aftershock led to many dangerous landslides.

Visiting in Winter

If we trek in winter you will find the road or the route less crowded. We can also visit the Langtang in the winter season and can explore its nature. Snowfall, wild winds, and extreme temperatures make this trip more fun and memorable. It is always possible to enjoy pleasant weather during the day.

Walking along with the quieter frozen surrounding and the pristine landscapes will be added benefits the view of the Langtang valley wearing the blankets of the dense snow is phenomenal. The problem of starting the trek in the early morning is the views of the mountain peak are not quite clear but, if we wait until the sunrise, the fog will clear up and, we can get the mesmerizing view of the peak. People there also say that the view gets more beautiful in early winter because of the fog.

Nepal Langtang trekking can be the perfect choice with the right kit and clothing. Enjoying the beautiful trek journey, with the unobstructed views of the mountains is what December has offered in Langtang trek. However, warm clothes, extra down jackets, and friendly sleeping bags are a must in December trekking. On the bright side, you have the trails practically to yourselves, no problems with accommodation. December is an off-season for trekking to Langtang, so tourists are very less, and you get to visit forests and mountains in a quiet environment.

Trip highlights  Langtang trekking

  • The view of the snow-covered Langtang valley is specular.
  • Getting insights into the local culture and their lifestyle very carefully, inhabited mainly by Sherpa.
  • Adventuring and Challenging off-beaten snowy trails and lush green forests are eye-catching.
  • Trails decorated with prayer flags and wheels, mani stones will shock you.
  • The Langtang national park included animals like Himalayan black bear, the goat-like Himalayan tahr, rhesus monkeys, and red pandas.
  • The view of Langtang and other peaks were breathtaking.
  • We got the chance to observe kyanjin gompa and Buddhist shrines practically.
  • There were small tea houses that sell the world’s best tea with a bonfire which makes us feel homely.
  • Adventuring and Challenging off-beaten snowy trails and lush green forests are eye-catching.
  • The infrastructure destroyed by the earthquake 2015 was started or rebuilt, which was pretty impressive as the work was done fast.

Trekking Route

Langtang Trek Route is one of the amazing treks of the country, Nepal. It is so beautiful in terms of its views, diversities in vegetation, and culture along with the spectacular mountain views. So, as per the trekkers around the world, this is one of the most popular and beautiful treks not only of Nepal but all around the world. It is getting much more important these days with its natural beauty and exciting route. It is also one of the shortest trekking routes of the country. Langtang Valley trek is also only a few hours’ drives from Kathmandu. So, before you go on this trek you can go shopping and sightseeing in Kathmandu city as well. You can also get better prepared for your next marvelous adventure.

The stunning mountains with snow-capped in the top, and the green valleys and pretty flowers, make it small heaven of its own. The little villages in the Furthermore, Langtang trek route is filled with amazing sceneries, mountain views, forest areas, and many more. It gives travelers wide options to explore and have fun. The stunning landscapes, flora, and fauna keep surrounding you throughout your way to the destination. People of various ethnicity, caste, and creed like Tamangs, Gurungs, Lama’s, etc can be found here. You get to be part of their different interesting cultures and values. Also, you get to witness their different lifestyles and livelihood. It’s always great to observe new people in a beautiful place, isn’t it?

It goes in varieties of places

Trekking is famous in Nepal for its best food a well, You can can enjoy the great meals during the trek. The more variety of people of different ethnicities and religions live here, you get to taste the new and delicious meal as well. And during the Langtang Trek of seven days as well, you get to enjoy this local delicious food. Moreover, these foods are super healthy for you.

The Langtang Trek route can be explained by dividing it into various places. This trek route takes you through various little villages, riversides, mountain areas, hills, and lakesides. It is a perfect example of an amazing vacation. It not only lets you enjoy the visual sceneries but also allows you to feel like you are the part of this amazing nature, You will feel like this is your home and you will never wanna go away from here.

 Enjoy the best mountain view

The Langtang trekking region is in between the significant Himalayan range to the north and a range of gigantic peaks to the south. The Langtang and Ganesh Himal mountain ranges including Langtang Lirung (7246m), Gang Chhenpo (6388m), Naya Kangri (5846m), Yala peak (5700m) as well as  Dorji Lhakpa (6966m) are few peaks to mention. Langtang valley has also  Sherpa and Tamang families and offers splendid varieties of natural and cultural diversity.

And finally, after visiting these amazing places your Langtang trek route will be completed. And you will return back home with lots of memories and happiness with you. At the end of this trek, you will be wiser in terms of your knowledge of nature and culture. Also, you will find yourself more much more connected to nature and its parts. It makes you realize that no matter where you are, or no matter where you go, you are inseparable of nature. And true happiness lies not being in big buildings and top-class offices, but in the silence of woods and in the laps of Himalayas. And, we will always be there for you anytime before, after, or in between the tour.

 

 

Langtang Trekking - Packages

helambu trek
USD 580

Helambu Trek 06 days

langtang gosaikunda trek
USD 520
langtang valley trek
USD 850
Tamang heritage trek
USD 690

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