Langtang is a narrow valley that lies just south of the Tibetan-border of nepal
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Langtang Valley Trek
Langtang valley trek ranks third popular destination for the trekking in Nepal. This is one of the less polluted, less human influenced area near to the Kathmandu valley- the capital of the Nepal. This area is 72 km far and northeast to the Kathmandu valley. Even the moderate walker, non-experienced travelers can set up their foot for the Langtang valley trek. The places renowned places like Gosaikunda, Helambu, Langtang National Park, Syabrubesi attracts most of the travelers.
Langtang trekkingfollows various routes which areLangtang valley trek, LangtangGosaikunda PassTrekking, LangtangGosaikunda Trekking, Tamang heritage Langtangvalley trek. The Langtang trekking covers the district of Sindhupalchowk, Rasuwa and Nuwakot district.The trekking to Langtang valley trek starting from the Syabrubesi and ends to the KyangjinRI 4773m.Lang means Yak and trek means trail.This is the trek following the trail of the yak.Most of the areas are the part of the Langtang National park which was established in the year of 1976 to conserve the native species of the flora and fauna of this region.Red Panda and Snow Leopard are the endangered species found in this region. The trek follows the classic trail of climbing passing the Tamang villages. After the stay in Lama hotel and walk for the few hours, you enter the Langtang valley.In the Langtang valley you can find the community of the Tamang people who are descended of the Tibet.They are the follower of the Buddhism. You can spend your night in the small lodges available in this region. With the every ascend of your trek, the settlement became scattered. In the route you came in the encounter with the yaks carrying the heavy loads which are the major transport of these areas.The Buddhist prayer flags, cartoons and monasteries on many locationstranquilizes thepeaceness of this area.KyanjinGompa (3800m),Langtang glacier, Kyangja la pass(5122m)are the features of this trekking region. On the route you can have the spectacular view of theLirung peak(7227m), Ganchenpopeak (6387m).
If your condition is good and every condition is favorable you can further hike up to the KyanjingRI (4773m), the highest point of the trekking. You can have a mesmerizing moment standing with the snow peak mountains in the surrounding. From here, the trail descend to the Thyangsyap village (3140m), Rimche , Syabrubesi and finally back to the Kathmandu.
Day 01: Drive Kathmandu to Dhunche (1,950m)
Day 02: Trek to Syabru Village (2087m)
Day 03: Trek to Lama hotel (2280)
Day 04: Trek to to Langtang
Day 05: Trek to Kyanjing gompa (3700m)
Day 06: Trek to Yala-Kyanjin Gompa (Rest Day)
Day 07: Trek to Lama Hotel
Day 08: Trek to Syabru Besi
Day 09: Drive Syabru Besi to Kathmandu http://www.nepalguideinfo.com/Langtang-Valley-Trek.php http://www.nepalguideinfo.com