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This is one of the most popular treks in Nepal. Langtang Valley is a very gradual climb into beautiful views and the rich culture of the Tibetan people. This is a great trek for first-timers, families, photo takers, or anyone looking to trek among the Himalayas.

This trek allows for views of almost every mountain in the Langtang range including: Langtang Lirung, Gangchempo, Naya Kanga, Yala Peak, Yubra Himal, and many many more. This trek also walks across the location where Langtang village used to be before the earthquake in April 2015. Notable locations include: New Langtang, Kyanjin Gompa (pictured above), Lama Hotel, and Sherpa Gaun.  

Best Seasons for this trek: Spring/Fall 

ITINERARY/Price estimate 

Premiere All Inclusive Package* ($1155.00US)

Classic All Inclusive Package* ($950.00US)

Day 1- Pick up from KTM airport* (Premiere and Classic Packages)

Day 2- Orientation and shopping in Thamel for final supplies* (Premiere and Classic Packages) and tour Swambu area* (Premiere Package)

Day 3- Kathmandu to Benjym (2280m/ 7480ft) by jeep 8-9 hours

Day 4- Benjym to Lama Hotel (2380m/ 7830ft) 5-6 hours

Day 5- Lama hotel to New Langtang (3430m/ 11253ft) 5-6 hours

Day 6- New Langtang to Kyanjin Gompa (3870m/ 12697ft) 3-4 hours

Day 7- Stay in Kyanjin Gompa and trek to Kyanjin Ri (4773m/ 15655ft) 3-4 hours

Day 8- Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel (2500m/ 8200ft) 6-7 hours

Day 9- Lama Hotel to Syabru Besi (1550m/ 5100ft) 6-7 hours

Day 10- Syabru Besi to Kathmandu - by Jeep 8-9 hours

Day 11- Tour Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupati World heritage Sites* (Premiere Package)

Day 12- Airport drop for return to home country. (Premiere and Classic Packages)


Necessary Gear

Personal Gear

  • Passport

  • 3 photocopies of Passport

  • 35-45 Liter duffel

  • Sleeping bag (light weight)

  • Rain jacket

  • Tennishoe/boot for trekking

  • Bio degradable soap

  • Backpacking towel

  • Slipper or sandal

  • Headlamp and 2 sets of extra batteries

  • 1 liter water bottle (X2)

  • 2-4 Pants, synthetic (nylon etc)

  • 1-2 Shorts

  • 2-4 trekking or dry weave t-shirts

  • Light jacket

  • Fleece

  • Down Jacket

  • 1 Synthetic under shirt and pant

  • 4-7 wool socks (trekking weight)

  • Warm hat that covers ears (fleece or wool)

  • Baseball cap or hat with protection from sun

  • Backpack 30 Liters

  • Sunglasses

  • Bandana

  • Camera

  • Sunscreen

  • Snacks

  • Extra money for trinkets and shopping