Langtang Valley Trek

9 Days

Hidden Charms of Langtang Valley : An Off the Beaten Path Adventure

Welcome to the Langtang Valley Trek, an awe-inspiring journey that combines history, breathtaking landscapes, and an opportunity to enhance your well-being. Glance Tours and Treks (GTT) invites you to join us on this remarkable adventure, where you will experience the grandeur of nature while enjoying a fulfilling and revitalizing trekking experience. Let’s delve into the fascinating history, stunning landscapes, essential health tips, and the ideal season to embark on this enchanting expedition.


The Langtang region is rich in cultural and historical significance. The trekking route follows ancient trails that were once used for trade between Nepal and Tibet. As you walk along these paths, you’ll encounter remnants of ancient monasteries, stone walls, and intricate carvings, reflecting the spiritual heritage of the region. The local communities warmly welcome trekkers, allowing you to immerse yourself in their unique traditions and way of life. Discover the captivating history of the Langtang region as you traverse this scenic trek.


Prepare to be mesmerized by the breathtaking landscapes that unfold along the Langtang Valley Trek. The trail winds through lush rhododendron forests, pristine alpine meadows, and picturesque villages nestled against the backdrop of snow-capped peaks. As you ascend higher, you’ll witness the dramatic transition from dense greenery to rugged terrain, offering panoramic views of majestic Himalayan peaks, including Langtang Lirung and Ganesh Himal. The tranquil beauty of glacial lakes and the Langtang Valley will leave you in awe, providing countless opportunities to capture unforgettable moments.

Health Tips

Prioritizing your well-being during the Langtang Trek is crucial for an enjoyable and safe experience. Here are some health tips to consider:

  1. Physical Fitness: Engage in regular cardiovascular exercises, such as hiking or jogging, to build stamina and endurance before the trek.
  2. Hydration and Nutrition: Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water throughout the trek. Carry energy-rich snacks and consume a balanced diet to maintain energy levels.
  3. Acclimatization: Take sufficient time for acclimatization during the trek. Listen to your body, and consult your guide for guidance on adjusting to the altitude.
  4. Proper Gear: Invest in quality trekking gear, including sturdy footwear, comfortable clothing, and a reliable backpack. Dress in layers to adapt to changing weather conditions.

Best Season to Visit

To make the most of your Langtang Trek, it is essential to choose the right season. The ideal time to embark on this adventure is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons.

Spring brings blooming rhododendrons, lush greenery, and moderate temperatures, offering a vibrant and picturesque trekking experience. Autumn showcases clear skies, stable weather conditions, and stunning mountain vistas, making it perfect for capturing breathtaking photographs.

Embark on the Langtang Trek With Kyanjin Gompa

Glance Tours and Treks (GTT) specializes in creating unforgettable trekking experiences, and the Langtang Trek with Kyanjin Gompa is no exception. Join us on this extraordinary journey and discover the rich history, awe-inspiring landscapes, and valuable health tips that will ensure a safe and fulfilling adventure. Immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Langtang and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Book your Langtang Trek with Glance Tours and Treks (GTT) today and get ready for an exhilarating and transformative experience amidst the pristine beauty of the Himalayas.

Trip Highlights

  • Embark on an extraordinary journey with the Langtang Valley Trek, where hidden gems and breathtaking landscapes await.
  • Experience the thrill of exploring secluded corners and untouched natural beauty along lesser-known trails.
  • Witness stunning vistas and untouched wilderness as you traverse a unique route to Langtang Base Camp.
  • Be mesmerized by the postcard-perfect moments and scenic beauty that unfold throughout the trek.
  • Immerse yourself in the untouched beauty of Langtang Valley, where pristine landscapes and snow-capped peaks captivate.
  • Enjoy a cost-effective adventure without compromising on the incredible experience.
  • Find moments of tranquility and serenity amidst the blissful solitude of Langtang Valley.
  • Interact with warm-hearted locals, witness festivals, and delve into Sherpa and Tamang culture.
  • Indulge in culinary delights, explore cultural tours, and uncover the region's rich heritage.
  • Langtang Valley Trek: A unique and unforgettable journey beyond trekking.

Langtang Trek With Kyanjin Gompa Itinerary

Your Langtang Base Camp Trek begins with your arrival in Kathmandu, the vibrant capital city of Nepal. Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you with the transfer to your hotel.

In Kathmandu, you can take some time to relax and recover from your journey. You may also explore the bustling streets of Thamel, a popular tourist hub known for its shops, restaurants, and vibrant atmosphere. In the evening, you will meet with your trekking guide who will provide you with a detailed briefing about the Langtang Base Camp Trek.

The next morning, you will embark on a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi, the starting point of your trek. The drive takes you through picturesque countryside, offering glimpses of rural life and the beautiful landscapes of Nepal. You will pass through terraced fields, quaint villages, and winding mountain roads, with stunning views of the Himalayas accompanying you along the way.

Upon reaching Syabrubesi, a small village located at the edge of the Langtang National Park, you will check into your lodge and take some time to rest and prepare for the adventure ahead. The village is surrounded by lush green hills and offers a serene atmosphere, giving you a taste of the natural beauty that awaits you in the Langtang Valley.

In the evening, you can explore the village, interact with the friendly locals, and get a glimpse of the local culture and way of life. Enjoy a delicious dinner prepared with local ingredients and spend a peaceful night in anticipation of the trekking journey that lies ahead.

On the second day of your Langtang Base Camp Trek, you will embark on an exciting journey from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel. The trail will lead you through a mesmerizing landscape, immersing you in the natural beauty of the Langtang Valley.

As you start trekking, you will follow the Langtang River, accompanied by the soothing sound of flowing water. The trail will take you through dense forests adorned with vibrant rhododendron flowers and towering oak trees. Along the way, you will come across charming villages where you can catch glimpses of the local culture and way of life.

This lesser-known trail will provide you with an off-the-beaten-path experience, allowing you to discover hidden gems that are often overlooked by mainstream trekkers. The untouched beauty of the Langtang Valley will unfold before your eyes, leaving you in awe of its pristine landscapes.

After a day of walking, you will reach Lama Hotel, where you will spend the night in a cozy tea house. The tranquil surroundings and the warm hospitality of the locals will make your stay memorable. Take this opportunity to rest, rejuvenate, and prepare for the upcoming days of your Langtang Base Camp Trek.

After a hearty breakfast at Lama Hotel, you will begin your trek towards Langtang Village, a picturesque settlement nestled in the heart of the Langtang Valley. The trail takes you through dense forests, alongside the roaring Langtang River, and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains.

As you ascend gradually, you will pass through rhododendron and bamboo forests, which are home to a variety of flora and fauna. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife such as langur monkeys, colorful birds, and, if you're lucky, even a glimpse of the elusive red panda.

Along the way, you will also encounter small teahouses where you can take short breaks and refuel with some snacks or hot tea. These teahouses provide a cozy atmosphere and a chance to interact with fellow trekkers and locals.

After a few hours of trekking, you will reach Ghoda Tabela (Horse Stable), where you can take a break and enjoy the scenic beauty surrounding you. From here, the trail gradually opens up, offering captivating views of the snow-capped peaks of Langtang Lirung (7,227m) and other neighboring mountains.

Continuing on, you will pass through the Tamang village of Thangshyap before finally arriving at Langtang Village. This village is inhabited by the Tamang people, who have their own distinct culture and traditions. You will have the opportunity to learn about their way of life and explore the village's charming monasteries and stone houses.

Upon reaching Langtang Village, you will check into a teahouse or lodge and rest for the night. Take some time to explore the village, interact with the locals, and savor the tranquility of this mountainous setting. Enjoy a warm and comforting dinner before retiring for the night, surrounded by the majestic Himalayan peaks that dominate the horizon.

Rise and shine as you begin your day with a wholesome breakfast in Langtang Village. Today's trek will take you further into the Langtang Valley, towards the enchanting Kyanjin Gompa, a spiritual haven nestled amidst the mountains.

The trail winds its way through beautiful alpine meadows, dotted with prayer flags fluttering in the mountain breeze. You will traverse rocky terrains, cross wooden bridges, and marvel at the ever-changing landscapes that surround you.

As you ascend, the air becomes crisper, and the views become even more awe-inspiring. Glance back to catch glimpses of Langtang Village, now nestled far below, and immerse yourself in the panoramic vistas of the Langtang Range.

After a few hours of trekking, you will arrive at the village of Mundu. Take a moment to catch your breath and soak in the serenity of this remote Himalayan village. Enjoy the peaceful ambiance and interact with the friendly locals who call this place home.

Continuing your journey, the trail leads you through yak pastures and moraine fields, offering glimpses of glaciers and snow-capped peaks. You will soon arrive at your destination, Kyanjin Gompa, a sacred site for Buddhist pilgrims and a perfect vantage point for mountain vistas.

Kyanjin Gompa is situated at an altitude of approximately 3,870 meters (12,700 feet) and is adorned with a beautiful monastery, prayer wheels, and mani walls. The surroundings exude a sense of tranquility and spiritual energy, inviting you to explore and discover the cultural treasures it holds.

Upon reaching Kyanjin Gompa, settle into your teahouse or lodge and take some time to rest and acclimatize to the higher altitude. You can spend the rest of the day exploring the area, visiting the ancient monastery, or embarking on a short hike to Kyanjin Ri for a breathtaking panoramic view of the surrounding peaks, including Langtang Lirung (7,227m) and Tserko Ri (5,000m).

On the fifth day of your Langtang Base Camp Trek, you will have a rest day in Kyanjin Gompa to acclimatize and explore the surrounding area. This day allows you to immerse yourself in the natural beauty and cultural richness of the region.

After a hearty breakfast, take the opportunity to visit the famous Tserko Ri peak, which stands at an elevation of approximately 5,000 meters (16,404 feet). The trek to Tserko Ri offers magnificent views of the Langtang Range, including Langtang Lirung, Yala Peak, and the snow-capped peaks that dominate the horizon.

Embark on the ascent with your experienced guide, navigating the rocky trails and occasional steep sections. The climb may be challenging, but the rewarding panoramic views from the summit make it all worthwhile. Take your time to soak in the breathtaking vistas, capturing the memories through your camera lens.

After descending from Tserko Ri, return to Kyanjin Gompa and explore the village further. Visit the local cheese factory, where you can observe the traditional cheese-making process using yak milk—a specialty of the region. Sample some fresh and delicious yak cheese, a unique culinary experience that reflects the local culture.

You can also visit the Kyanjin Gompa monastery, an important spiritual center for both the locals and visiting pilgrims. Immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance, observe the prayer rituals, and gain insight into the Buddhist traditions practiced in this remote Himalayan region.

During your free time, you can choose to take short hikes around the area, exploring the picturesque landscapes or simply relaxing and enjoying the serene mountain atmosphere. Take in the beauty of the surrounding glaciers, listen to the melodious sound of mountain streams, and connect with the natural wonders that surround you.

In the evening, indulge in a warm meal at your teahouse or lodge, savoring the local flavors and sharing stories of your trekking adventures with fellow travelers. Take a moment to reflect on the incredible journey so far and appreciate the remarkable experiences that lie ahead.

On the sixth day of your Langtang Base Camp Trek, it's time to bid farewell to Kyanjin Gompa and start your return journey towards Lama Hotel. The trail will take you back through the scenic landscapes and charming villages you encountered on the ascent.

After an early breakfast, begin your descent from Kyanjin Gompa, retracing your steps along the same trail. As you make your way down, take the opportunity to appreciate the awe-inspiring views that you may have missed during the initial ascent.

The descending path will lead you through lush forests, crossing several suspension bridges over the Langtang River. You'll be surrounded by the tranquility of nature, with the soothing sound of flowing water and the gentle rustle of leaves accompanying your footsteps.

Passing through the picturesque village of Mundu, you can catch glimpses of the traditional Tamang houses and their terraced fields. Take a moment to interact with the friendly locals and learn more about their way of life, adding a cultural dimension to your trekking experience.

Continuing along the trail, you'll gradually descend to Ghoda Tabela, where you can rest and rejuvenate before proceeding further. Enjoy a delicious lunch amidst the scenic surroundings, refueling your energy for the remaining part of the trek.

From Ghoda Tabela, the trail becomes more comfortable as you follow the familiar route towards Lama Hotel. Along the way, keep an eye out for any wildlife that may make an appearance, such as langur monkeys or colorful Himalayan birds, adding to the natural diversity of the region.

As you reach Lama Hotel, you'll be greeted by the warm hospitality of the teahouse or lodge staff. Take some time to relax and unwind, reflecting on the incredible journey you've had so far. Share stories and memories with your fellow trekkers, creating bonds that go beyond the mountains.

In the evening, enjoy a hearty dinner, replenishing your energy for the upcoming days of the trek. As the night falls, embrace the peaceful ambiance of the Himalayas, knowing that you are one step closer to completing this remarkable adventure.

On the seventh day of your Langtang Base Camp Trek, it's time to conclude your incredible journey as you make your way back to Syabrubesi, where it all began. Today's trek will be the final leg of your adventure, filled with reflections and a sense of accomplishment.

After a wholesome breakfast at Lama Hotel, bid farewell to the serene surroundings and start your descent towards Syabrubesi. The trail will lead you through lush forests, charming villages, and cascading waterfalls, providing a picturesque backdrop for your last day in the Langtang region.

As you retrace your steps, take the opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural beauty once again. Observe the changes in the landscape and appreciate the unique sights that you may have missed during the initial ascent. The descending path will be a mix of gentle slopes and occasional stone steps, ensuring a comfortable trekking experience.

Passing through the villages of Bamboo and Rimche, pause for a rest and savor the tranquility of the surroundings. Interact with the locals, exchanging smiles and perhaps even learning a few phrases in the local language. This final day of trekking offers a chance to appreciate the cultural richness of the region one last time.

Continue your journey towards Syabrubesi, taking in the breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. The familiar sights will serve as a reminder of the remarkable adventure you've undertaken and the memories you've created along the way.

Upon reaching Syabrubesi, it's time to celebrate the successful completion of your Langtang Base Camp Trek. Take a moment to reflect on the challenges overcome, the stunning landscapes witnessed, and the personal growth achieved during this unforgettable journey.

In the evening, enjoy a farewell dinner with your trekking companions and the support team who accompanied you throughout the trek. Share stories, laughter, and heartfelt gratitude for the experiences shared and the friendships forged. This is a time to appreciate the camaraderie and the bond that has developed among everyone involved.

After dinner, take some time to explore Syabrubesi, visit the local market, or simply relax and soak in the last moments of the Langtang region's ambiance. Capture some final photographs as keepsakes, ensuring that the memories of this remarkable trek will stay with you forever.

On the eighth and final day of your Langtang Base Camp Trek, it's time to bid farewell to the majestic Langtang region and make your way back to Kathmandu, where your journey began. Today's itinerary involves a scenic drive through the winding mountain roads, allowing you to reflect on the incredible adventure you've just completed.

After an early breakfast in Syabrubesi, prepare for the drive back to Kathmandu. The journey will take you through picturesque landscapes, charming villages, and terraced fields, providing a glimpse into the rural lifestyle of Nepal.

As you traverse the mountain roads, keep your eyes peeled for stunning views of the Himalayan peaks and the cascading rivers that accompany you along the way. The ever-changing scenery will continue to captivate your senses, reminding you of the natural beauty that surrounds the Langtang region.

Upon reaching Kathmandu, bid farewell to your trekking companions and the dedicated support team who have been instrumental in making your Langtang Base Camp Trek a success. Express your gratitude for their guidance, assistance, and camaraderie throughout the journey.

Once in Kathmandu, take some time to rest, relax, and rejuvenate. You may choose to explore the vibrant streets of Thamel, a popular tourist hub, where you can indulge in souvenir shopping, sample delicious local cuisine, or simply soak in the lively atmosphere.

In the evening, gather for a farewell dinner organized by your trekking agency. Reflect on the incredible memories you've created during your Langtang Base Camp Trek and share your experiences with your fellow trekkers. Celebrate the achievements and friendships forged during this remarkable adventure.

As the day comes to a close, it's time to say goodbye to the enchanting landscapes of Nepal and the Langtang region. Take this opportunity to express your appreciation for the warm hospitality of the Nepalese people and the awe-inspiring natural beauty that you've been fortunate to experience.

After the farewell dinner, you will be transferred to your hotel in Kathmandu, where you can reminisce about your journey and make plans for future adventures. Rest well and prepare for your departure the next day, carrying with you the cherished memories of the Langtang Base Camp Trek.

On the final day of your Langtang Base Camp Trek, it's time to bid farewell to the enchanting country of Nepal. After a memorable adventure in the Langtang region, today marks the end of your journey as you depart from Kathmandu.

Start your day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel, savoring the flavors of Nepalese cuisine one last time. Take this opportunity to reflect on the incredible experiences, breathtaking landscapes, and cultural encounters that have shaped your Langtang Base Camp Trek.

If time permits before your departure, you may choose to explore some of the notable landmarks in Kathmandu. Visit the ancient temples, such as Bouddhanath Stupa or Pashupatinath Temple, and immerse yourself in the spiritual ambiance that permeates the city. Alternatively, you can wander through the narrow streets of the old town, discovering hidden treasures and soaking in the vibrant atmosphere.

Ensure that you have packed all your belongings and completed the necessary check-out procedures at the hotel. The trekking agency or your guide will arrange for your transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport according to your flight schedule. Leave the hotel with a sense of fulfillment and gratitude, knowing that you have experienced the wonders of Langtang Valley and created lasting memories.

As you make your way to the airport, take one last look at the majestic Himalayan peaks that have inspired and captivated you throughout your Langtang Base Camp Trek. Bid farewell to the awe-inspiring landscapes, the welcoming locals, and the rich cultural heritage that defines Nepal.

As you board your flight, carry with you the spirit of adventure and the memories of the Langtang region. Reflect on the challenges you've overcome, the friendships you've forged, and the personal growth you've experienced during this incredible journey.

Although your physical presence in Nepal may come to an end today, the impact of the Langtang Base Camp Trek will stay with you forever. The lessons learned, the breathtaking views, and the cultural insights gained will continue to inspire and enrich your life.

As the plane takes off and you soar above the clouds, bid farewell to the majestic Himalayas, knowing that you've left a piece of your heart in the Langtang Valley. Embrace the anticipation of future adventures and treasure the memories of this remarkable trekking experience in Nepal.

Included and Excluded in Your Langtang Valley Trek

Cost Includes

  • Accommodation during the trek
  • Meals during the trek
  • Experienced trekking guide and porter
  • Necessary permits and entry fees
  • Transportation to and from the trek starting point
  • First aid kit and emergency rescue arrangements

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare to/from Nepal
  • Visa fees and travel insurance
  • Personal trekking equipment and gear
  • Additional meals and beverages outside the trek itinerary
  • Tips and gratitude for the guide and porter
  • Expenses of personal nature or any unforeseen costs

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Langtang Valley Trek

Trip Facts: Langtang Trek With Kyanjin Gompa

  • Kathmandu
  • Tribhuvan International Airport
  • (March to May) (September to November)
  • Tea House
  • Experienced
  • 5-7 Hours
  • 4,984 meters (16,348 feet)
  • Kathmandu