After your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be greeted by a representative from Snowland Treks. He will transfer you to your hotel where you will rest for the day. In the evening, you will meet with your guide, and he will brief you about tomorrow's program. You will end your day with a welcome dinner organized by the company.
Langtang Valley Trek 11-days Itinerary
Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02 Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi by private vehicle
After breakfast, we drive to the beautiful village of Syabrubesi which is also the starting point of treks in the Langtang region. The drive will be long on a winding road. The journey will also provide amazing views of Mt. Annapurna (8,091), Mt. Manaslu (8,156 m), and Ganesh Himal (7,429 m). Before reaching the village, we trek for a few minutes and descend down to the village.
Day 03 Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
After breakfast, we begin trekking along the Langtang Khola. The trail then ascends and descends gradually through the dense forest of rhododendrons and oaks. Then, we cross a bridge over the Langtang Khola. From here, we ascend on a steep path, which will take us to the Lama Hotel where we shall stop for the night.
Day 04 Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang
Leaving Lama Hotel behind, we ascend while enjoying the marvellous mountain landscapes and cascading waterfalls. Shortly, we reach a green meadow known as Ghoda Tabela. From here, we will see a glimpse of the snowcapped Langtang Range. Then, our trail ascends towards a valley, passing a few temporary settlements used by herders. On the way, the trail passes by a Buddhist monastery and reaches picturesque Langtang village. Sadly, Langtang village was hugely affected by the 2015 devastating earthquake, but reconstruction has been carried out and the region is again open for trekking by the Nepal government.
Day 05 Trek from Langtang to Kyanjin Gompa
After breakfast, we begin trekking towards Kyanjin Gompa which is an important monastery in the Langtang region. On the way, we pass by several prayer wheels, chortens with attached colorful prayer flags, water mills, and sacred mounds of rocks with inscriptions carved on them. We also pass by the largest mani wall in Nepal, built from stone with prayers written on it. Kyanjin Gompa will welcome us with superb views of classic Himalyan mountain landscapes.
Day 06 Explore Langshisha Kharka
Today is a rest day in Kyanjin Gompa. We will spend our day exploring the nearby areas of Kyanjin Gompa. We can hike up to Langshisha Kharka, which offers striking views of the snowcapped mountains and the surrounding area. We can also visit an ancient monastery and a cheese factory. Besides this, there are also several alternative side trips. Make sure to consult your guide.
Day 07 Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel
After breakfast, we trek back to the Lama Hotel. Most of the trail descends through lush green forests and lovely Tamang villages. The trail will present a different view of the Himalayan landscape.
Day 08 Trek from Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru
We descend gradually and then ascend. Then, the trail passes through a forest with gorgeous views of the landscape. On the way, we might see Langur monkeys, rare Himalayan birds, and red panda if we are lucky. We then ascend towards a steep terraced field and reach Thulo Syabru. Thulo Syabru is located at the top of a ridge and offers stunning views of Langtang Himal and Ganesh Himal.
Day 09 Trek from Thulo Syabru to Thulo Barkhu and drive from Thulo Barkhu to Kathmandu via Dhunche in a private vehicle
Today, the first part of the trail will take us to Thulo Barkhu. The trail will be covered with beautiful rhododendrons if we are hiking in the Spring season. From Thulo Barkhu, we drive back to Kathmandu via Dhunche. On reaching Kathmandu, we will check into our hotel and rest for a couple of hours. Later, we will stroll around Thamel and go shopping.
Day 10 Leisure day in Kathmandu
Today is a relaxing day at Kathmandu. You can rest for the day or stroll around and do some shopping. In the late evening, we will attend a farewell dinner organized by Company at an authentic Nepali restaurant to celebrate the completion of our Langtang adventure.
Day 11 Final Departure from Kathmandu
After breakfast, you will prepare to check-out from the hotel. A representative from Snowland Treks will take you to the Airport for your return flight home.