Langtang Valley Trek 7 Days
All Inclusive Price:
- 7 Days
- Trip Level:
EasyJust about anyone can participate in one of these holidays. Minimum walking time is 2 hours and maximum walking time is approximately 5 hours a day. By the time you walk around a number of historical sites youâ€™ll be surprised at how quickly the time passes. You do have the chance to take your time and there are plenty of places where you can rest if needed.
- Max Altitude:
- 5000 Meter
- Easy trekking
- Best Season:
Langtang Valley Trek 7 days takes to the valley of Glacial masses. Langtang welcomes you for a revitalizing experience in the lap of tantalizing Himalayas. The 7 days Langtang Valley guided trek to the isolated region of Langtang provides you with ample opportunities to explore the Tibetan influenced culture and tradition of the native Gurung and Tamang inhabitants of that region.Â
The journey into the wilderness of Langtang valley trek 7 days officially starts with a scenic ride along the side of rushing Trishuli River together with the glimpse of tranquil high hills and subtle countryside view. Enjoying the views of looming snow-capped pinnacles walk past the quaint village of Gurung and Sherpa. Passing through the prolific woodlands of pine, and blossoming red vibrant rhododendron forests you will walk past terraced fields, pasture lands, streams, mani walls, Chortens and monasteries making your way to the highest point of this trek, Kyanji Ri. Summit Kyanji Ri and behold the captivating views of Langtang Lirung (7227m), Mount Changbu (6251m), Mount Yubra (6264m) and Yala Peak (5500m). Visit the oldest monastery of the Langtang region, Kyanjin Gompa and authentic yak cheese factory in the midst of majestic Himalayan ranges during the trek. Get a peek into the Tibetan influenced culture and tradition of ethnic communities as you stay in tea houses under the warm hospitality of locals. Although Langtang valley is only 19 miles away from the capital city, the Langtang region remains untouched by modernization and proffer unadulterated scenery of the refreshing valley. The best time to do this trek is spring (May-June) and autumn (September to December).
The short 7 days Langtang valley guided trek is specially designed for the Mountain lovers who have limited time in Nepal. Join us for an unforgettable journey into the Himalayas and let your love for the mountains be justified with this trek. Our team is keen to provide the best services to our valued guests.
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Day 1: Drive to Syabrubesi (1550m) Duration: 7 hours drive
Early in the morning you will be transferred to the bus stop where you will catch a local bus to Syabrubesi. The mountainous road takes you through high hills, rushing rivers, villages, forest areas together with the glimpse of local Nepali life. The day ends in Syabrubesi after a brief exploration of the place.
Day 2: Trek to Lama Hotel (2380m) Duration: 6 hours
The trek officially starts off today. Enjoying the views of the area you will walk along the Langtang Khola, cross few suspension bridges; pass through prolific woodlands, continuing the uphill journey till you reach Bamboo and downhill trail until you reach Lama Hotel for night stay.
Day 3: Trek to Langtang village (3430m) Duration: 5 hours trek
Walking past the steep trail via lush forests of oak, rhododendron, Chortens and hemlock reach Ghoda Tabela. You will spot yak and wild goats grazing in the meadow as you trek further. Ascending from Ghoda Tabela, witness the tantalizing view of Langtang Lirung until you reach Langtang village. Langtang village has settlements of Tamang and Sherpa but is highly influenced by the Tibetan culture and lifestyle. Glare at the mountains and admire its beauty as you spend your night in the midst of tranquil Himalayan Ranges. Overnight in the tea house
Day 4: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3870m) Duration: 4 hours trek
With the splendid sunrise views over the snow-capped pinnacles, begin your journey to get a closure encounter of the Himalayas. Leaving behind the yak pastures, Mani walls and village of Sindum and Yamphu you enter the monastery area within a short time. You will attain almost 4000m height today. So rest well for the hike to Kyanjin Ri the other day. Overnight in teahouse.
Day 5: Hike to Kyanjin Ri and trek to Lama Hotel (4950m) Duration: 5 hours
Early in the morning, hike to Kyanjin Ri and witness the magnificent views of snow-capped mountains together with Langtang glacier. The splendid sunrise view over the ranges will surely give you goosebumps at times. The panorama of Langtang Lirung (7227m), Langtang II (6596m), Yala Peak (5500m) and Dorje Lakpa (6966m) will take your breath away. Descend the summit to Lama Hotel following the same trail via Ghode Tabela to the hotel. Overnight in teahouse
Day 6: Trek to Syabrubesi Duration: 5 hours
Descending down the hill, passing through lush forest along the Langtang River you will reach Syabrubesi.
Day 7: Syabrubesi to Kathmandu
Today the day begins with an early morning drive to Kathmandu. Following the same trail on the first day of your journey, you will reach Kathmandu. Spend the rest of the day wandering in the streets of Thamel.
WHAT'S INCLUDEDExpand All
- 6 days tea house accommodation during the trek
- Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking period
- An expert English speaking guide with his/her food, accommodation, insurance and salary
- Porter to carry your bags
- Local bus transfer to Syabrubesi and Kathmandu
- Airport pick up and drop off
- Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking period
- 6 night Accommodations during the trek
- A government license holder guide
- Porter to carry your baggage
- Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
- Ground Transportation Charge while returning back to Kathmandu from the trekking destination
- TIMS card(Trekkerâ€™s information Management System)
- First Aid Kit
- Trekking Permits needed
- All government taxes, VAT and service charges
- Farewell dinner prior to departure
- Accommodation in Kathmandu
- Travel insurance
- Tips for trekking staffs
- Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
- Personal shopping and laundry,Â Personal trekking equipments,Â Gifts and souvenirs
- Â All items not listed in Cost included section
TRAVEL INSURANCEProof of travel insurance is mandatory before starting the trek. Standard policies often only cover medical evacuation to 4000m so make sure the policy you get covers trekking as an activity up to 6000m. You only need to be covered on the policy for the days you will actually be trekking. We have some suggestions on finding an insurance company on ourÂ Terms of Service Page
EXTRA COSTS AND EXCLUSIONSOur trekking packages are pretty much all inclusive when you arrive in Nepal. Here are additional expenses that you can plan on while trekking:
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- Sleeping Bag Rental $20 and Down Jacket $15 if needed.
- All the meals are included on the trek but we only include breakfast while you are in Kathmandu.
- We suggest a tip for the guide and porter after the trek â€“ Plan on around 10% of the cost of your trek.
- We donâ€™t include drinking water on the trek which you can buy a number of places for between $1 and $3 a bottle (it gets more expensive towards base camp). A better solution is to buy water tablets in Kathmandu for around $2 and treat the water (your guide can help you find the good places to fill your water bottle).
- The other things not included on the trek are like Wifi, charging batteries and hot showers. Wifi is available in some tea houses for $3 to $5 an hour. Hot Showers are also available in a few of the tea houses for between $4 and $6. Charging electronic devices is possible in the tea houses and charging costs between $1 and $3 an hour.
- Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc. You are responsible for extra hotel nights ($40/night) and meals in Kathmandu or Lukla for any extra days in Nepal due to flight delays.
SOLO TRAVELERSWe generally donâ€™t charge solo travelers any extra fees. Solo travelers can expect their own hotel room in Kathmandu but will need to share a room with other group members during the trek. If availability allows we will arrange private rooms on the trek as well upon request.
CANCELLATION POLICIESWe understand things happen and plans change and will refund your deposit minus a $150 cancellation fee. If your travel dates change we can generally reschedule you at no extra charge, but please provide at least 7 days advance notice.
EQUIPEMENTThe following are what we advise you obtain in the way of equipment and gear before trekking in Nepal, and are meant to keep you mobile and comfortable in a range of expected weather conditions. Trekking gear can be rented or purchased in Kathmandu at cheaper prices, remember Nepal is the home of Mount Everest, there is plenty of choice and our staff can assist you with the necessary arrangements. Except for your day pack, all luggage will be carried by porters. There is an allowance of 33lbs/15kg per person. Additional personal items not needed for the trekking portion of the trip can be checked in the hotelâ€™s storage room for no extra cost. HEAD
- Sun hat or scarf
- Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
- Head torch
- Cotton T-shirts or Thermals
- Fleece jacket
- Waterproof jacket
- Down jacket
- Lightweight cotton pants (long)
- Waterproof Pants
- Thin inner socks
- Thick, warm wool hiking socks
- Comfortable Hiking boots
- Sleeping bag rated to â€“ 20Â°C
- Trekking bags/duffel bag
- Large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag)
- Trekking poles (optional, recommended)
- Water bottle or camel bag
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