Langtang Valley mini easy short Trek package word is derived from Tibetan word which means following ox. Though there are many myths regarding this name the most said one is that once the lama lost his ox and he followed the trail. It is believed the same trail is used for trekking too. Langtang is a nature paradise situated north of Kathmandu valley adjoining Tibet. Langtang known for snow capped mountains, moraine glaciers, pine forests, furious mountain rivers, rocky patches, green pastureland, mild climatic condition rare wild animals and friendly and generous inhabitants. Langtang valley is also acknowledged as the first Himalayan national park since 1971. The upper portion consists of snow crinkle, furious mountain rivers, and deep passes which are enveloped by the gigantic snow capped mountains. You enter langtang valley of glacier you are greeted by fluttering prayer flags and superb panorama of Langtang Lirung which dictate the whole horizon up to the Tibetan border. Langtang valley mini easy short trek can be the ideal place to spot diverse range of birds and flowers of Nepal during spring. Mini easy short trek also gives you the chance for climbing some moderate peaks and if you are interested in investing some more days you can explore some of the widespread glacier system. On your arrival back to Kathmandu will lead to the holy lakes of Gosaikunda.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu airport and transfer your Hotel 1350m
From Tribhuvan International Airport you will be transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon you will invite to visit our office for briefing about the each day program. Today you will receive your Langtang National park Permits and TIMS.
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Sayabrubesis (1440m) 8 Hour driving
Early morning after having breakfast transfer your Bus station to start your journey towards Sayabrubesis, along the bus journey you will drive through beautiful village and you will see snow Scapped Mountain along the langtang Himalaya and it will make your trekking become pleasant and touch your heart.
Day 03: Trek from Sayasbru besi to Lama Hotel (2480m)
The trail branches off sayabrubesis main road by a police post where you will need to register trekking permit and crosses a suspension bridge over the Bhotekoshi River. Turn right at the eastern end of the bridge and climb through the village of Old sayasbru to cross bridge to the south side of Langtang Khola. The trek become pleasant walk through tree where langur monkeys frolic, passing a bridge a small waterfall bhatties (village inns) beside the stream at Dovan(1680m) the trail then make steep uphill over rocky ridge to the easily missed junction, where the route from thulo sayasbru join from over. Long uphill forest past the waterfall and couples of lodge in pairo meaning of landside; 1800m to Bamboo a cluster hotel at 1930m. Beyond Bamboo the trail crosses Dangdung Khola then uphill to still suspension bridge over the langtang Khola. On the north bank of langtang Khola the route uphill alongside series of waterfalls and arrive in Changtang famous known as Lama Hotel (2480m) overnight here.
Day 04:Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang3430m)
The trail continues to follow the Langtang khola, uphill steeply through a forest of hemlocks, maples and Rhododendron, past isolated lodges at Gumanchok (riverside) and ghunama to the famous lunch time spot of Ghoratabela (2970m). There are great views of langtang lirung from here, which you can admire as the army checks post, where you need to register your langtang trek permit. From Ghoratabela the trail uphill more gradually through U-shaped glacier valley to the villages of thangshyap, Gompa and finally langtang (3430m). The national park headquarter is here, along with a cooperative bakery, a dozen lodges and so many yaks and overnight here.
Day 05: Trek from Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa (3860m)
Trek from Langtang to Kyanjin Gompa it takes only the morning walking through tiny villages to uphill Kyangjin Gompa (3860m) where you will see joyful Buddhist monasteries, several accommodations and two great cheese factories (May to December). It worthily to spending two full days here to gratefully to appreciate the mountains scenery over the Langtang Himalaya of Nepal.
Day 06: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel/Changtang (2480m)
The trail walk downhill to sayabrubesis via langtang, Ghoratabela on the same trail you will uphill before and trail follow the valley and connect the Gosaikunda Trek, take left branches at the junction just before Dovan and climb uphill to Thulo sayabru village. Overnight at here.
Day 07: Trek from Lama Hotel/Changtang to Thulo sayasbru village (2260)
Early in the morning after breakfast trail slightly goes pairo landslide and leads you to Thulo Sayasbru (2,260m). Thulo Sayasbru is a beautiful Sherpa and Tamang village from where you can observe the miraculous vista of Langtang Himal and Ganesh Himal and overnight here.
Day 08: Trek from Thulo sayabru to Dhunche (2090m)
Morning breakfast in Thulo Syabru the trail slightly goes through beautiful rhododendron, Bamboo and pine trees. Along the trail you will past several mountains village to arrive Dhunche. Dhunche is the headquarter of Rasuwa district, where you will overnight here.
Day 09: Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu 6 to 7 hours.
Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu and transfer your hotel, spare time for your family shopping evening celebrate farewell dinner with Nepali Family.
Day 10: Departure for your onwards flight.
Note: Above Itinerary can be customized as per client’s interest and time frame
Mr. Devi Baral Thank you very much for your all help on our trek. We had wonderful time and enjoyed getting to know you very much. We appreciate all the information you shared with us about yourself and the trekking region. We also appreciate your flexibility with our route and transportation due to our tight schedule. Definitely we will recommend our friend in the coming future. Best of luck for your work. Definitely we stay on touch.
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Grade: Easy to Moderate
Average walking per day: 5 hrs
Maximum altitude: 3870m
Best Seasons: February- May, October-November
Type of Trek: Tea house
Duration of Trek: 10days
Duration: 10 days