Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, our team member will be waiting to pick you up and will later transfer you to the hotel. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Sybrubensi 1460m by private vehicle 6/7 hours,
Leaving behind the capital city, Kathmandu, we head towards Sybrubensi by a private vehicle which takes about 6-7 hours to reach. Relishing the scenic countryside view, we move with the flow of Trishuli River along the highway. The road to Sybrubensi is smooth till Trishuli and gets bumpy with dust until we reach Sybrubensi. Overnight at lodge.
Day 3: Ride and trek from Sybrubensi to Lama Hotel 2324m/5-6 hours,
Today we begin our first-day trek to Lama Hotel passing through small Tamang villages on our way. We cross over a suspension bridge and follow the forested path ascending upstream of Langtang Khola until we reach Pairo. We continue to ascend up to Bamboo, passing rugged paths followed by a gentle climb up to Rimche. We again cross a suspension bridge and make a final steep ascent to reach Lama Hotel. Overnight at lodge.
Day 4: Ride and trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang 3330m/5-6 hours,
The trail today follows the forested area until we reach Gumanechok. We continue to trek towards Ghodatabela which offers glimpses of the beautiful Langtang Lirung (7227m). We then ascend gradually through the yak pastureland and again enter the forested path that leads us to Thangshyap, followed by Chyamki. We cross a suspension bridge and make our way to Langtang village, which gives the most amazing view of Langtang Lirung (7227m) and Naya Kang (5844m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 5: Ride and trek from Langtang to Kyanjin Gompa 3730m/3-4 hours,
Today the trek to Kyanjin Gompa is short but highly rewarding. We pass by the yak pasturelands ascending on steep ridges. We also walk past the cultural and spiritual richness of the Tamang village of Mundu. On our way to Kyanjin Gompa, we come across Chortens, stupas, watermills, and a large Mani wall. Kyanjin Gompa is the most sacred monastery of the Tamang people of Langtang region and also hosts a stunning view of the Langtang Himal range along with the views of Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Langshisha Ri (6560m), and other snowy peaks. Overnight at lodge.
Day 6: Acclimatization Day and ride and explore to Langshisha Kharka
Today we take a day off from trekking to acclimatize. We spend the day taking a short hike to Langshisha Kharka (4080m) following the trail of the valley all the way to the end. We also climb around some of the old terminal moraines of Langtang Glacier to reach Langshisha Kharka. Upon reaching, we get a mesmerizing panorama of Langtang Lirung (7227m), Yubra (6264m), Langshisha Ri (6560m), and other peaks along with glaciers. We return to Kyanjin Gompa for an overnight stay.
Day 7: Ride and trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel 2324m/5-6 hours,
Today we retrace our trail back to Lama Hotel. We descend through yak pastureland relishing the amazing view of Langtang Lirung (7227m) in the background. We then cross a suspension bridge and continue to descend till Thangshyap. From there, we enter the forested path leading to Ghoda Tabela. We keep on descending till we reach Lama Hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 8: Ride and trek from Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru 2210m/5-6 hours,
Today the trail continues through the forest of pines, oaks, and rhododendron. We may also encounter endangered wildlife like red panda, wild boar, Himalayan black bear, and different species of birds on our way. We continue to trek through the forested path until reaching Thulo Syabru, which is a wonderful village that preserves the ethnic culture, tradition, and customs of the Tamang people living in the region. Overnight at lodge.
Day 9: Ride and trek from Thulo Syabru to Dhunche 2030m/5-6 hours,
For our last day, we trek through the pine forests until we reach Brabal. We continue to descend through a densely forested path that leads us to the Thulo Barkhu. From there, we follow the road trail to reach the small town of Dhunche, which is the headquarters of Rasuwa District. Overnight at lodge.
Day 10: Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu by private vehicle 5/6 hours,
Today we drive back to Kathmandu from Dhunche by private vehicle. Enjoying the scenic view of mountains, rivers, massive green hills, waterfalls, and meadows throughout the ride, we reach Kathmandu. We transfer you to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 11: Final Departure from Kathmandu
For your final departure, our team member drops you off at Tribhuvan International Airport before your scheduled flight hoping to see you again.
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