Langtang Circuit Trek

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destination
Langtang Region
duration 15 days
maximum altitude 5300m
trip difficulty moderate
total cost $1750
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  • Our representative will pick you up from the airport after your landing and escort you to the Hotel.
  • You can complete the checking-in procedure and enjoy a night’s rest.
For Meals
  • Breakfast included
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 1400m

  • After breakfast, a brief meeting will be held regarding the information important for the trek. Any curiosity, queries, and questions will be answered in the meeting.
  • Also, go through the required equipment and gear important for the trek.
  • Kathmandu Sightseeing tour after the briefing where you can visit UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites of Kathmandu.
  • Last minute shopping for personal items in Kathmandu before the expedition.
For Meals
  • Breakfast included
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 5300m

  • After an early breakfast in the Hotel, start our journey with a scenic drive towards Syabru Bensi with glimpses of rivers, terraced fields, scattered villages, and snow-capped mountains.
  • Pass through Trishuli Bazaar and ascend towards Dhunche before descending to Syabru Bensi.
  • The town has a lot of places to explore and hot-springs where you can take a warm dip.
  • Overnight in Syabru Bensi.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 1503m

  • Inaugurate our trek officially with a hike towards Lama Hotel.
  • Cross the Bhote Koshi River and Langtang River and follow the stream of Langtang River fertile jungle and terraced fields.
  • Climb to Bamboo and gradually ascend to Rimche located at the bank of the Langtang River.
  • Pass through rural settlements, bamboo, and birch groves where we have a chance to spot rare, local wildlife including the Red Panda.
  • Continue our hike until we reach Lama Hotel village.
  • Overnight in Lama Hotel.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2470m

  • Make an early start with our hike alongside the river and through the lush and dense forests.
  • Continue our hike until we reach the former Tibetan resettlement area, Ghora Tabela. Register our permits and paper at the army check-post in Ghora Tabela before continuing our journey.
  • Start our trek again and we continue past prayer wheels driven by flowing water and prayer flags to scenic Langtang where there was once a large settlement of mostly Tamang people with a nearby monastery.
  • Overnight in Langtang Village.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3430m

  • Continue our trek to the gorgeous and spiritual village of Kyanjin Gompa.
  • Our trek will begin with an uphill scaling of the trail and crossing green pasture as well as other tiny villages Mondoo, Singdum.
  • Kyanjin Gompa is a beautiful village encircled by massive peaks such as  Kyanjin Ri and Tserko Ri. We can also go for an afternoon climb to Kyajo Ri at 5,150m/19,600 feet altitude, this is an optional trek for those not affected by altitude sickness.
  • Explore the nearby villages and Yak Cheese Factory in the area.
  • Overnight in Kyanjin Gompa.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3870m

  • Bidding farewell to Kyanjin Gompa, our trek commences by descending back to Lama Hotel.
  • We trek through the same route as before and pass through Langtang Valley and reach Ghora Tabela where we register our exit at the army check post and enjoy our lunch.
  • Continue our trek through the dense forest of the river valley to reach Lama Hotel.
  • Overnight in Lama Hotel.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2470m

  • Descend to the bank of the Langtang River and hike along the  Langtang River past lush forests of Bamboo and Birch and terrace farms.
  • Cross a suspension bridge to reach the bottom of Thulo Syabru village where the view of the majestic peaks of the north becomes vividly visible.
  • Overnight in Thulo Syabru.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2210m

  • Begin our trek by gradually climbing upwards and pass through the Langtang National Park army checkpoint and in half an hour, reach Daragang.
  • Trek through the forest of Hemlock and Oak where if lucky, we can spot the rare Red Panda. Continue our trek through the lush vegetation of Rhododendron and Spruces.
  • Reach Dhimsa, Sing Gompa, and after further trekking for a while reaching the village of Cholangpati.
  • Explore the scenic village, enjoy our meal, and visit the famous Cheese Factory of Cholangpati.
  • Overnight in Cholangpati.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3700m

  • Our trek towards the sacred lake, Gosain Kunda begins by climbing up from Cholangpati.
  • After a while of trekking, the majestic Langtang Himal (7234m) will show itself in its full glory followed by other snow-capped mountains like Ganesh Himal and even the Annapurnas on the west horizon.
  • Continue further to reach Laure Binayak where we stop for tea and snacks. Hike upwards towards Gosain Kunda after our brief break.
  • Continue on a steep incline for a few hours where pristine lakes (Saraswati Kunda and Bhairav Kunda, both formed by the water of Gosain Kunda) and impressive waterfalls start to appear.
  • The final stretch of the trek to reach the Holy Lake, Gosain Kunda (Lake favored by Lord Shiva).
  • Overnight in Gosain Kunda.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 4380m

  • Start our trek early from Gosain Kunda to reach Ghopte via the Laurebina La Highpass. Trek through the beautiful Helambu region.
  • Walk along the northern shore to start of the walk up to Laurebina La the climb starts with stone steps to a water spring, walking further the path continues steeper upwards and on a small plateau (4530m ) to the right we follow a traverse below a minor peak (4680m) here on your left side we will see Suryakund Lake then the path leads through a ragged plateau (4600 - 4650m)
  • Reach the Laurebina La Pass which is marked with a stone stupa and a lot of praying flags this the highest point of our Langtang Trek.
  • Descend through a wide valley to High Camp (4240 m) and walk further down on a steeper and rocky path to Phedi.
  • Trek through a steep descent to a footbridge across a stream.
  • Trek through a demanding trail from Phedi and after a long ascent, descend to the lodges of Ghopte.
  • Overnight in Ghopte.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 3530m

  • Start our challenging trek to Kutumsang by hiking through the groves of Juniper, Rhododendron, and Pine in a remote, unpopulated area before we reach the peaceful highland setting of Tharepati.
  • Descend gently through the forest of Tharepati on the western slope of the ridge.
  • Continue our descent and pass a large meadow with ruins of shepherd's huts where we can observe peaks like Gangchempo and Dorje Lakpa.
  • Descent further and through a forest to Magin Goth (3265m), Kuala Bhanjyang (3335 m), and after further downhill descent through a  Rhododendron forest, reach Kutumsang.
  • Overnight in Kutumsang.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2470m

  • Our day begins by ascending from Kutumsang to reach Jogin Danda (2570m) and then descending steeply to the village of Gul Bhanjyang (2140m).
  • Climb uphill from Gul Bhanjyang over the Thorong Danda (2500m) to a dusty wide road and continue our trek towards Chipling Village.
  • Dropdown steadily to descent to Pati Bhanjyang (1760m) which is a village between Chipling and Chisopani.
  • Walk further for about an hour to reach the panoramic village of Chisapani.
  • Overnight in Chisapani.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Altitude
  • 2295m

  • After catching a mesmerizing view of the sunrise upon the Himalaya, hike for a few minutes to reach the Shivapuri National Park checkpoint.
  • Trackback for about 28m where we will take a wide road leading down the hill, then on a paved path up the hill.
  • Eventually, walk past water reservoirs and large water pipes, reaching Sundarijal (1460m).
  • Find transportation back to your hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Overnight in Kathmandu.
For Meals
  • Included BLD
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge
Maximum Altitude shown
  • 1460m

  • Our representative will pick you up from your hotel (approximately three hours prior to your scheduled flight) for you departure.
For Meals
  • Included BL
For Accommodation
  • Hotel/Lodge

excludes

  • Personal equipment for trekking
  • Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping (Tips) staffs; guide & porter
  • Bar & Beverage bills