Langtang Region

Trekking in Langtang region is another popular trekking destination in Nepal, considered by many trekkers to be one of Nepals best-kept secrets. It is easily accessible without flight, just north of Kathmandu with soaring peaks on either side of the valley. Treks in Langtang valley unfolds the colorful culture, religion and traditions of Tibetan origin ethnic groups on the back dropped of stunning mountain sceneries. Changes in elevation combined with the complex topography and geology have produced a unique patchwork of vegetation in this region. This relatively less trekked Langtang teahouse trekking route heads through a varied landscape ranging from ever green forests, cascading waterfalls and turbulent streams to sub-alpine grasslands and closer to the peak profile of Langtang Lirung (7246m), Gang Chhenpo (6388m), Lenpo Gang (7083m), Dorje Lakpa (6990m). Most of the tourists of the world said that Langtang valley is One of the most beautiful valley of the world.

Langtang region, located at the north of Kathmandu city and bordering Tibet is protected as Langtang National Park. This is regarded as the closest and easily accessible yet magnificent trekking destination in Nepal. It has a number of high peaks including Langtang Lirung (7246m). The ultimate destination of this region is Cross Lauribinayak Pass (46100m). Amazingly, you get to see almost all of the major Himalayas in Nepal ranging from Makalu in the East to Annapurna in the West. Ganesh Himal and Manaslu can also be viewed from this region. Therefore, after Everest and Annapurna regions, Langtang is the most preferred destination of the trekkers coming to Nepal.

Langtang region comprises beautiful places with both natural and religious tenets. From holy lakes of Gosaikunda to natural hot springs, we can explore variety of landscapes in this region. Trekkers can enjoy the diverse culture and lifestyle of Sherpa and Tamang people. People here are earning their living through tourism and yak farming. Yak cheese factory here is also one of the destinations to be at. People here are believed to be from the Tibetian origin. Hence you can also experience cross cultural diversities of Tibetian and Nepali ethnic groups. Lifestyle of Tamang, Lama, Gurung and Sherpa community living in this region look similar to Tibetians. Hindus and Buddist devotees visit this region with religious faith.

Specialities of this region Langtang village excursion, exclusive Kyangin Gompa view, Yak Cheese Factory, Langtang glacier sights, Langtang Lirung expedition, Ganesh Himal and Manaslu. Visit holy lake Gosainkunda, Cross Lauribinayak Pass (46100m) Sherpa Culture at Helambu.

  Langtang Region