Langtang Valley Trekking is a trek towards an amazing place of the Langtang Region north of Kathmandu. Langtang valley is full of nature and natural wonders. you can find some stunning view of the mount peaks from there with the different ethnic groups and the mixture of the Buddhist & Tibetan culture at the same place.
Highlights of the Langtang Valley Trekking
- The beautiful trails of the valley of the glaciers
- The stunning view of the Himalayan ranges (Langtang Ri, Langtang Himal, Langsisa, Ganjala Peak and Ganesh Himal)
- Experience the mix of Buddhist and Tibetan cultural
- Walkthrough the lush forest of rhododendron and Bamboo
- Explore the Langtang village, Kyanjin Gompa and many stupas
- The warm-hearted local peoples
- Cultural of the ethnic group of Tamang and sherpas
Overview of the Langtang Valley Trekking
Langtang Valley trekking takes you towards the amazing wonders of nature. It is the hidden gem between the two mountains of the region. This is the short trek to explore the Himalayan area. On the journey of the Langtang Valley Trekking, you will walk through the lush huge forest of the Bamboo and Rhododendron. The smells of the rhododendron flower will make you more excited to walk more. Langtang Valley is also known as the valley of the glaciers as well. The landscapes of the ways look beautiful with the view of nature and the greenery environment around you.
While you can visit the Langtang National Park and get more close to nature and the knowledge about the wildlife of that place. In National Park, you can see the forest of the National flower Rhododendron and the rare Red Panda as well. While during this trek you will see the amazing group of the Tamang and sherpas and the culture & tradition of the ethnic groups. And from there you can see the amazing view of the Langtang Himalayan ranges like Langtang Himal, Langtang Ri, Langsisa, Ganjala Peak, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakpa and the beautiful ice glaciers which shine in the sunny day.
Langtang Region has a stunning Kyanjin Gompa which is the most oldest Buddhist Monastery of the region where you can visit and take some blessing as well. There is a very popular cheese factory in Langtang where you can taste the fresh yak cheese which will be delicious for sure. And the region is very rich with the amazing flora and fauna which make this trek most amazing and interesting for the trekkers.
Best Time to do Langtang Valley Trekking
While you can trek in Nepal all day of the year but you can choose the best season according to your wish but its nature and we can’t be sure about it. The climate of the Himalayan can change in a second so it is nice to be prepared in advance.
Spring Season (March, April, May)
Spring is the season of the new blooming plants, flowers, and trees. Trekking in this season will be great for sure and you can get the amazing refreshment of the nature. In the way you can see the green lush forest of the rhododendron, bamboo, pine. It feels good to walk through these wonders of nature with the sound of the birds. In spring You can see greenery everywhere and this is the happy season of nature as well.
Autumn Season (September, October, November)
Autumn Season is the best time to trek in the Langtang region. The weather will remain chilled and amazing to do trekking. Because of the good weather, the view of the mountain peaks look very clear and you can get an amazing panoramic view as well. The autumn season is the best season for the photographer who treks for the amazing natural views.
Summer Season (June, July, August)
Summer is the season of the hot days and the hot air. The day will very hot and the sunrise high and it makes the trekking little difficult. And with summer monsoon also come along with it and monsoon means rain and rain during the trek is not so good idea for sure. The trails will be very slippery and muddy to walk and you need to wear waterproof boots and clothes for the trekking. but the best part of this season is you can get some amazing view after the rain stop.
Winter Season (December, January, February)
winter is a hard season for the trekking. Because of the freezing cold weather and the snowfalls. It will make it hard too trek but winter brings the shine white beauty as well. May month might be lit bit difficult to trek in winter because of the cold and the snow who will block your tails but the beauty you see in the winter season of the trekking is amazing and the route also remains less crowed.
Langtang Valley Trekking Trek Difficulty
Langtang Valley Trek is a moderate trek and the new trekkers also can go for this trekking. While the trails will be little up and down and there will be little breathing problem you will face but just walk slow it will help. But the difficulty level depends on which season you are going to trek. Before you start the trekking just be fit and healthy to do a trek with fun. Be strong mentally and physically it will make your trekking level less difficult. The difficulty level also depends on the choice of the trekking gears if you choose the wrongs gears that will make the trek worst.
Accommodation and Food for Langtang Valley Trekking
While on the days of the trekking you will stay at the teahouse and the teahouse will give the room in sharing basic but the room will be clean and warm. You can ask for a single room if you have the problem to share the room with others. They offer you the bed with breakfast service on their teahouse.
During the trekking, you will have the Nepali food or you can taste the Thakali food as well which is really delicious. In Someplace, you can have fast foods like burgers, fries and hot chocolate and some kind of cold drinks as well. And you can find some tasty international meals as well.