Trip Overview

Langtang Trek is an excellent hiking trail for those who wish to celebrate holidays in the most beautiful trekking area with less touristy. It doesn’t matter whether you have a short holiday ( 1 week) or long(3 weeks). We can make a Langtang itinerary that suits your travel duration.

Duration 7 to 17 Days
Maximum Elevation 4,984 meters (Tserko Ri)
Start/Finish Syabru Besi
Cost From 400 USD
Best Season Mar-Jun, Sep-Nov
Group Size 1 to 40
Nature of Trek Teahouse/Lodge
Langtang Lirung

After Everest region and Annapurna region, The Langtang trek is the 3rd most popular trekking area of Nepal. If you are wondering to know about Langtang Hiking, you are in the right place. As we are local people of Langtang, definitely we have more knowledge and information about Langtang.

Amazing mountain view, Tamang culture, diversified landscape, Thick Green forest, and flora and fauna makes a journey to Langtang INCREDIBLE.Even it’s oldest trekking trail of Nepal, facing the shadow of trekkers choice. The major reason is the lack of promotion from the government sector of Nepal.Guest who visit there, they will definitely happy. If you want to test, then let me know when you make a plan for Langtang.

We made lots of information regarding Langtang Hiking, so please choose the navigation below that helps you find your topics of interest. Langtang is a comparatively easy trek on the basis of trail structure and altitude that we’ll get on the trek. Even if you are a beginner trekker, you can do Langtang. Tibetan influenced Tamang Culture, Tamanag food with Nice loge and Good Hospitality you can get on trail.

Getting there & away

Dhunche, Syabrusi, or Sanu Barkhu is the Langtang Hike starting place. To reach there, the roadway is one and only alternative. There is no flight option, we must go through via drive.

The good news for Syabrubesi drive is nowadays using a private vehicle, you can go through the lower part of Dhunche which makes 2 hours less drive.

We can get public buses as well as a private vehicle from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. A private vehicle such as a Jeep or Car is relatively comforted driving and fast.

For the back to Kathmandu, you can use the same route. Or you can do Gosaikunda Pass you will either checkout from Helambhu to Kathmandu or Sundarijal to Kathmandu.

Kyanjin view point

Needless to say, you’ll be highly satisfied with trek to Langtang Valley.

No worries about a flight to Lukla and less touristic comparing to Annapurna Circuit and Ghorepani Poon Hill. So we BCH highly recommend trekking in Langtang.

What are the Highlights?

Here is top 7 reason why you should do trek to Langtang

  • To see Langtang Himalayas Range
  • Experience the Landscapes, waterfall, and Forests
  • Rich in Flora and Fauna
  • Red Panda and Musk Deer
  • Bee Hives on the way
  • Tamang Cultures, Nepali food and local lifestyle
  • Easy hiking route

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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the best season for the trek to Langtang?

March, April, May, and September to season for trek to Langtang

How long does it take to hike?

Normally for Langtang valley trekking, 7 days is enough from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. But if you want to extend it then you can combine also another part or side trips. If you wish to do a whole Langtang circuit trek then it takes approx 18 days. Langtang Circuit trek means Tamang Heritage Trail Trekking and Gosaikunda Pass including Langtang Valley trekking.

How is the condition after the earthquake of 2015?

At 11.56 am on Saturday, 25 April 2015, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake badly shook Nepal. It created a huge landslide of rock and ice to slide off the 7,234m Langtang Lirung. The Langtang village was totally destroyed. The village was wiped out to the river, and over approx 200 people died, including around 40 foreign tourists and other Nepali People. Fortunately, the locals have shifted the accommodation place of Langtang Village. The place where now shifted is a safer and flatter landscape. Nowadays some of them already made good lodges and some of them are still making.

How difficult(hard) is the trek to Langtang?

The Langtang Hike is taken as an easy to moderate difficulty hiking route. The height of the maximum accommodation place is 3800m which is called Kyajin Gompa. To reach Kyanjin Ri, it’s not a difficult trail. Most of the part is flatter up. So to only reach Kyanjin Gompa, Langtang trek is easy to trek. But if you want to climb Kyanjin Ri(4600m) and Tserko Ri(4900m) it will be a moderate difficulty trek. From Kyanjin Ri and Tsrerki, we can see astonishing Langtang Ranges.

When is the best season(time) for trekking to Langtang?

March to May(spring) and Mid September to Mid December(autumn) is the best season(time) for Langtang trekking.

Do I need to have a hiking experience for Langtang Excursion?

No. If you can walk 6-7 hours a day, you can do the Langtang trail. Needless to say, if you have hiking experience it will plus point to you.

What types of Accommodation can we get on Langtang Hike?

Nowadays most of the places on Langtang Valley Hotel are new with tourist standards. Most of the places on Langtang Valley areas, they have good lodges that have Clean Room with Attached toilet.

Can we get Vegetarian food or nonvegetarian food in Langtang?

Every place in Langtang, you will get both Vegetarian and Non-vegetarian food items. You can choose food items from the Hotel menu. The hotel of Lantang has But for vegetarian food, you will get easily everywhere lodge. All the places you will get a menu, from where you can choose what you want to eat.

Can I get mineral water during the hike?

Sure, you will get mineral water from Syabrubesi to Kyanjin. It means you will drinking water everywhere on Lantang Hiking. The starting price of Mineral water on the beginning part of the trek cost Rs 100 and in high elevation such as Kyanjin Gumpa, it cost NRP 250.

Do I need to have Porter to carry my stuff?

If you use a porter, you can easily walk and it’s easy to photograph during your journey to Lantang.

Can we get a Langtang expert guide?

100 percent you will get a Local expert guide from our Base Camp Hike Pvt Ltd. As we are from Langtang we know more than others regarding this trail.

Do I need a sleeping bag?

Even though there are lots of hotels in Lantang, during the trekking season it’s difficult to get enough blankets. So I recommend going to Lantang with your own Sleeping Bag.

How many hours we should walk each day?

Average 6 to 7 hours a day.

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