The three major areas of Langtang, Gosainkund and Helambu, can be combined in different ways to make treks from seven to 16 days long. Langtang Lirung (7,246m) dominates the valley to the north, Gang Chhenpo (6,388m) and Naya Kangri (5,846m) lie to the south; and Dorje Lakpa (6,966m) protects the east end of the valley. The area was designated Nepal’s first Himalayan National Park in1971 and offers spectacular views and cultural experiences.
Duration: 17 days
Best season: Sep – Dec & Feb – May
Trekking grade: C+ (Strenuous )
Max. Altitude: 4,300 m.
Trek starting Point: Shyabrubesil
Ending Point: Dhunchel
Culture: Different communities with majority of Gurung, Magar and Poon.
Mode of Trekking: Popular Tea House trek, but can be also operated as a camping trek upon request.
Himalayan Sights: Langtang Lirung (7,246m) Yala peak (5,500m), Langshisha Ri (6,310m) Gang Chhenpo (6,388m) Ganesh Himal Range, Manaslu, Hiunchuli.
Highlight: Three major regions offer great diversity in both nature and culture with the least effort of any trek in Nepal. You can even see the holy lake Gosaikund.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02: A sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city. Trek briefing
Day 03: Drive to Syavrubesi (8/9hrs, 1,460m).
Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel (6/7hrs, 2,480m).
Day 05: Trek to Lang Tang village ( 5/6hrs, 3,500m).
Day 06: Trek to Kyanjing Gompa (3/4hrs, 3,900m).
Day 07: Hiking in Cherkhuri and back to Kyanjing Gompa
Day 08: Trek to Lama Hotel (6/7hrs, 2,480m).
Day 09: Trek to Thuloshavru (6/7hrs, 2,300m).
Day 10: Trek to Chandanbari (4/5hrs, 3,500m).
Day 11: Trek to Goshaikunda (6/7hrs, 4,300m).
Day 12: Trek to Tharepati (7/8hrs, 4,300m).
Day 13: Trek to Kutungshangu (6/7hrs, 2,700m).
Day 14: Trek to Chisapani (5/6hrs, 1,800m).
Day 15: Trek to Shundarijal and drive to Kathmandu
Day 16: Free day in Kathmandu and overnight in a hotel
Day 17: Depart