Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Welcome to Kathmandu, our guest representative will receive you at the Tribhuvan International Airport and drop you at your hotel. Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi’s 1460m/6hrs by private 4W Land Cruiser,
To avoid traffic we will move early in the morning to Sybrubensi. We will pass through beautiful sceneries of green lush hills, occasional sight of the snow-covered mountains along with some of the fastest flowing rivers of Nepal. Sybrubensi is the starting point of most of the treks and expeditions in the Langtang region so you can prepare for the trek and shop for any necessary trekking equipment. Overnight in Sybrubensi.
Day 3: Trek from Sybrubensi to Lama Hotel 2410m/6hrs,
Walking alongside the Langtang River, we will slowly ascend to Lama Hotel. We will be crossing small quaint Tamang villages with beautiful stone houses and get the first glimpse of the Himalayas. The occasional prayer flags fluttering against the wind on the backdrop of the village look beautiful and provide great opportunities at photography. Overnight in Lama Hotel.
Day 4: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village 3330m/5hrs,
Known for its rich flora fauna, this region offers plenty of beauty as we make our way to Langtang village. We will pass through Gumanechok and Ghodatabela before reaching Langtang village. We will cross many small waterfalls and streams, lush meadow before reaching Langtang village from where we will get a view of the Langtang range. Overnight in Langtang Village.
Day 5: Trek from Langtang Village to Kyanjin Gompa 3730m/3hrs,
Of great significance to the residents of this area, the Kyanjin Gompa looks beautiful against the backdrop of grey and white. The Buddhist influence so omnipresent we can see many prayer flags fluttering against the prayer wheel and the small prayer houses that people have built. You can also get views of Langtang Lirung (7227m) and Langtang II (6596m) from the village. Overnight in Kyanjin Gompa.
Day 6: Acclimatization day, hike to Tserko Ri 4984m/6hrs,
For acclimatization today we will hike up to Tserko Ri (4984m). Through various pastures where yaks can be seen grazing, the sunrise from Tserko Ri is breathtaking. From a height of 4984m, it offers a wonderful view of the valley below and gives a panoramic view of Langtang (7,227m), Yala (5,500m), Shishapangma (8,013) and Dorje Lakpa (6,966m). It is a great time to take some beautiful pictures and after some exploration return back to Kyanjin Gompa. Overnight in Kyanjin Gompa.
Day 7: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Ngegang Kharka 4430m/5hrs,
Following trail lined with juniper shrubs and descending a little to cross the Langtang Khola, we will make our way to Ngegang. This trek gives fabulous views of the Langtang Lirung (7227m) as well as the Langtang glacier. One must keep an eye for spotting various animals rare animals here as there is a plethora of flora and fauna in this region. The snow leopard, red panda, and other species call this region their home. Overnight in Ngegang.
Day 8: Trek from Nyengang Kharka to High Camp 4960m/4hrs,
We will be walking on steep grounds as we move up to reach the High camp. Rocky icy landscape makes this area particularly tricky to walk on and one must be careful so as to not trip and sprain their ankle. Here too we will have magnificent views of the Himalayas, limited at first but turning into a panoramic view as we reach the top. Mountains include Langtang (7,227m), Tserko Ri (4984m), Yala peak (5,500m) and so on. Overnight in High Camp.
Day 9: Climb to Summit 5844m and back to Nyengang Kharka 4430/9hrs,
Getting up before sunrise we will start making the ascent. The stars visible in the night sky further motivate us to reach the summit and get glorious views. Following a steep climb from the north side, we will walk for a good amount of time before reaching the summit. With 360 degrees of mountains, this makes for a brilliant photo session and a time to take pride in oneself for having completed it. From the top, we will see the entire Langtang Lirung Massif, the glaciers, Tserko Ri (4984m), Yala peak (5500m), Shishapangma (8013) and Dorje Lakpa (6966m) and so on. Once we spend enough time up here, we will make our way down to Kharka. It has been a long and strenuous day and much rest is needed. Overnight in Ngegang.
Day 10: Trek from Nyengang Kharka to Kyanjin Gompa 3730m/4hrs,
A relatively short trek today, we will descend down till we reach a suspension bridge and cross the Langtang River. We will then ascend for a while with beautiful scenery before reaching Kyangin Gompa. We pass across the Chhona Lake as we follow the trail descending to Kyanjin Gompa. The splendid mountains will accompany throughout the trek. Overnight in Kyanjin Gompa.
Day 11: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Rimche 2455m/6hrs,
We will pass few Sherpa and Tamang village and some pasture lands with yaks as we make our way to Rimche. We will mostly be taking downhill through forests of oaks and rhododendron with various wildflowers blooming as we end the trek for the day. We will follow the Langtang Khola for the entirety of the trek. Overnight in Rimche.
Day 12: Trek from Rimche to Thulo Syabru 2210m/5hrs,
Today marks the second last day of us walking and it is a good time to reflect upon our achievements and feel a great sense of pride and accomplishment. As we reach Thulo Syabru, slowly the city life can be felt nearing us. We head to Thulo Syabru following the trail through Bamboo village and a few hot springs. Overnight in Thulo Syabru.
Day 13: Trek from Thulo Syabru to Thulo Barkhu 3 hours and drive back to Kathmandu 5hrs by private 4W Land Cruiser and transfer to Hotel.
From Thulo Syabru we walk on familiar paths for around 3 hours before we reach Thulo Barkhu. This marks the final stretch of walking for us because after reaching here we will take a private vehicle and drive back to the hustle and bustle of the Kathmandu valley. You can shop for gifts and souvenirs upon reaching Kathmandu.
Day 14: Final Departure to International Airport,
Our representative will drop you to the airport, ending your journey in Nepal. We hope to be of service to you again. Thank you and safe travels.
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