Langtang Valley Trek 2021/2022is surprisingly one of the beautiful short treks in Nepal that showcases some impressive views of mountains, unique landscapes, biodiversity and provides some knowledgeable insights on Tamang culture and Tibetan Buddhist religion. Langtang valley, an important part of this trek is the finest gift that mother nature has for us in the surrounding majestic mountains and wild terrain that resembles that of the Tibetan plateaus. Besides, the authentic culture, loving people, and great hospitality in the cozy homestays are the features that make the Langtang valley trek a darling amongst the trekkers and nature lovers. Adding a feature to this trek, it is one of the most accessible treks in Nepal. The starting point of this trek is Syabrubensi; which is just eight hours drive from the capital city – Kathmandu.
Geographically, the Langtang region lies north of the Kathmandu valley. Trekking in this region is like walking into the wild. Though close to the capital city, the region is still untouched by any kind of modernization. With the natural beauty, hilly landscapes, lush alpine forests, and breathtaking mountains, Langtang valley Trek 2021/2022 is an opportunity to witness the glory of mother nature in a peaceful manner. Unlike other popular treks in Everest and Annapurna region, you will be able to avoid the crowd of trekkers with the Langtang valley trek.
Did you know about the devastating earthquake of magnitude 7.8 on 25th April 2015 in Nepal? Langtang region was severely hit by the earthquake. There was not a single house that stood still. People were hopeless and homeless. Even after such a chaotic scenario, the region came back strong and powerful. New houses were built and people came out with the idea of sustainable earning. Now, you can witness the region more vibrant and beautiful.
The magnificent route to Langtang valley
Langtang Valley Trek 2021/2022 is a journey full of life, adventure, and fun. It starts with a short and scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubensi. Syabrubensi is just 8 hours’ drive from the Kathmandu valley. From Syabrubensi, we climb up through the trail slowly and gradually. We walk past villages, farmlands, and lush forests to Lama Hotel. During the trek, you will be traversing through the premises of Langtang Conservation Area therefore do not get surprised if you catch a glimpse of some wildlife like monkeys, red panda, etc. From Lama Hotel, we make our way to Langtang village. The picturesque setting of mountains and the valley is inspiring. A hike up to Kynajin Ri and Kyanjin gompa offers some incredible views of mountains in the Langtang range. The touch of Tibetan Buddhist religion, Tamang culture, and the welcoming nature of locals make the trek an ideal trip for those looking for natural and cultural diversity.
Why you’d love this trek?
Langtang Valley Trek 2021/2022 is a fruitful trek in many ways. In a short span of time, you will be able to get close to mountains and experience the wilderness of highland plateaus. The trek starts from the lowland and follows a charming route that runs through traditional villages and local teahouses. While walking through the trail, one can gain some real-life insights into local people, their culture, tradition, and lifestyle. What’s more, is the biodiversity that one can experience. The lush rhododendron and bamboo forests filled with monkeys, red pandas, birds, and various species of animals, the trek is a boon for the trekkers. Slowly and gradually, the trek climbs up to plateaued grassland that offers some mind-blowing views of mountains in Langtang ranges. Langtang village and Tamang people are the highlights of this trek. One can explore around the village and visit a cheese factory in the valley. Also, hike up to Kyanjin Ri and Kyanjin gompa is one of the memorable moments of the trek. The astounding views of mountains such as Langtang Himal, Dorje Lakpa, and other mountains in the range are truly amazing. Moreover, after the hectic year of 2020, 2021 would be the best time for any trek in Nepal. During 2020, the routes have remained untouched therefore 2021 would shower us with the best of the magnificent trail to the Langtang valley.
After a yearlong break, Himal Eco Treks is all set to organize wonderful treks at your pursuance. 2020 didn’t give us an opportunity to travel, so, let’s make the most of 2021/2022. Pack your bags and grab your hiking boots because the mountains of Nepal are calling. We assure you a comfortable and fun-filled journey full of natural abundance.
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Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Nepal Entry visa fees
- Meals (lunch, dinner) in the hotel in cities
- Airfare from your country to Nepal.
- Snacks, soft drink during the trek.
- Personal trekking equipment is not provided by HET
- Tips to the guide, porter, driver or any other trekking staff
- Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg luggage, cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
- Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the planned itinerary
Regarding your arrival
As you arrive at the airport in Kathmandu, you will have to pay the Visa charges to enter into Nepal. Two passport size photos are necessary for this purpose.
Your guide will be there at the airport to pick you up and escort you to the hotel for check-in. After a bit of refreshment, your guide will explain your itinerary and your plan ahead.
We offer you the best accommodations possible. The rooms will be clean, comfortable and homely. In Kathmandu, you will stay at a hotel with deluxe rooms. During the trek, you will stay in the best guesthouses or lodges. Generally, accommodation during the trek in guesthouses is on sharing basis. However, the rooms are clean, comfortable and the warm welcome of the people in the guesthouses will make you feel greeted and homely.
Meals and Drinking water facility
The meals during the trek are included in the package that we offer. The meals include breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek. Other snacks and personal preference items are not included in our package.
If you want to exchange your currency with the Nepalese currency, you can exchange it at the counters in the airport. It is reliable when you exchange the currency through banks or other certified money exchangers. You can find the exchange rate for the day on the website of Nepal Rastra Bank.
Travel Insurance is highly recommended as it is for your own safety and security. Our package doesn’t include the cost of travel insurance. You are responsible for your travel insurance.
Import and Export during the travel
You can import some duty-free items prescribed by the Customs Act in Nepal. You can bring a 1.15ml bottle of distilled liquor, 200 cigarettes, and 50 cigars. Also, you can also bring a laptop, video camera, binoculars and other portable items that are essential to you. In case of export, it is prohibited to carry the paintings, manuscripts or other things of cultural importance which carries over 100 years of history. In case you purchase any kind of statues of paintings, you need to verify it at the Department of Archaeology before export.
High altitude sickness
Many people suffer from high altitude sickness while they opt out for trekking in high altitude regions. There might be various causes of high altitude sickness. It may be due to the lack of your body endurance or due to lack of proper acclimatization and many more, Therefore, one needs to be alert about the possible risks. Himal Eco Treks (HET) team always carries a first aid tool with them in case of emergencies. However, it is recommended for you to keep the knowledge of high altitude sickness.