Langtang Region Trekking is deemed the 3rd most popular area for the hikers. Besides being easily accessible, it is highly rich in natural beauty. It is also the oldest trekking region of Nepal which is situated north of the Kathmandu Valley.
On the Langtang trekking region, you can get a spectacular view of Langtang Himal (6581m), Langtang Lirung (7234m), Lakpha Dorje, Gangchhempo, Langtang Ri (7246m), Kimsung (6745m), Ganesh Himal 1 (7406m), Ganesh II (7150m), Ganesh III (7130m), Yala Peak (5560m), Langshisha (Ri 6310m), Morimoto peak (6750m), Ganjala Chuli (5844m), Pongen Dopku (5930m), and many more peaks.
Even though trekking, hiking, and peak climbing are adventures as well as remarkable, this region is getting fewer tourists compared to Annapurna and Everest.
Why Langtang Region Trekking?
In Langtang valley, you can enjoy local settlements. Besides that, you can study flora and fauna along the route as it’s rich in nature. In the Langtang region, Langtang valley trek, Gosaikunda Lake Trek, Tamang Heritage Trail, and Helambu Trek are familiar trekking trails. Trekking to the Langtang region offers an opportunity to explore ethnic villages, the oldest monasteries, Yak Cheese Factory, small Peaks, and glaciers. Langtang Lirung (7,234m) is the highest peak of the Langtang Section.
Langtang National Park is Nepal’s first Himalayan national park which is expanded on 1,710 sq km. For getting there and getting away from the Langtang section, there are no flights. Langtang National Park is preserving 100 endangered animals and more than 250 species of birds. The highly endangered Red Panda is also living in Langtang National Park.
There is a majority of the Tamang ethnic group in this section. The Tamang has its own distinct cultural practices. The wanderer can also experience Tamang Culture during hiking in Langtang part. The people in this region follow Tibetan Buddhism. Especially on the Tamang Heritage Trail, you’ll see the influences of stupas and prayer flags decorated which are the same as Tibetan Buddhism.
Trekking in the Langtang section is ideal for trekkers who are searching trekking routes that are rich in mountain views as well as flora-fauna. It is best in terms of access as we can reach the trekking starting point less than 5 hours drive.
Base Camp Hike is organizing easy trek, moderate, and adventure trekking in Langtang Parts upon trekkers’ requests.