LANGTANG VALLEY TREK

LANGTANG VALLEY TREK
Country: Nepal
Destination: LANGTANG VALLEY TREK
Arrival At: Kathmandu
Departure From: Kathmandu
Duration: 9 Nights / 10 Days
Accommodation: 3-star hotel in Kathmandu and Lodge during trek
Meals: Breakfast in kathmandu. All meal during Trek
Activities: Trekking and Culture
Highest Altitude: 5,000m/16,347ft
Best Months: Sep to Dec and March to May
Tour Grade: Moderate
Transfer By: Private Vehicle
Group Size: 1-12 people

DAY TO DAY ITINERARY
DAY 01 KATHMANDU ARRIVAL
DAY 02 KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING AND TREK PREPARATION
DAY 03 KATHMANDU TO SYABRUBESI
DAY 04 SYABRUBESI TO LAMA HOTEL
DAY 05 LAMA HOTEL TO LANGTANG
DAY 06 LANGTANG TO KYANJIN GOMPA
DAY 07 TREK TO TSERKO-RI & BACK TO LAMA HOTEL
DAY 08 LAMA HOTEL TO SYABRUBESI
DAY 09 DRIVE TO KATHMANDU
DAY 10 DEPARTURE

LANGTANG VALLEY TREK

DAY 01: KATHMANDU ARRIVAL
Altitude: 1300m/4264ft
Meals: N/A
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, our representative will meet and assist at airport and transfers to hotel. Rest of the day will be free and in the evening, there will be tour briefing of trek overnight stay in Kathmandu.

DAY 02: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING AND TREK PREPARATION
Sightseeing: Pashupatinath Bouddhanath Swayambunath & Kathmandu Durbar square
Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast there will be a guided tour to four UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu. The sites visited will be Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, Buddhist stupa of Swyambhunath and Bouddhanath, and ancient royal palace complex of Kathmandu Durbar Square. After sightseeing drop back to hotel and overnight stay in Kathmandu.

DAY 03: KATHMANDU TO SYABRUBESI
Altitude: 1,440m/4,724ft
Driving time: 7-8 Hrs
Meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After breakfast drive to Syabrubeshi; the trek starting point. It will take around 7-8 hours to reach Syabrubeshi. We will pass through small town and villages along the River Trishli, Overnight in Syabrubesi.

DAY 04: SYABRUBESI TO LAMA HOTEL
Altitude: 2,470m/8,104ft
Trek to Lama Hotel: 5-6 hours
Meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After breakfast we will start the trek, we will Cross through the suspension bridge and trek along the Langtang River. The trial goes through oak, rhododendron and bamboo forests. The forest consists of vast range of wildlife: yellow-throated martens, wild boars, langur monkeys, red pandas and Himalayan black bears are few of them; Overnight stay in Lama Hotel.

DAY 05: LAMA HOTEL TO LANGTANG
Altitude: 3,430m/11,253ft
Trek to Langtang: 5-6 hours
Meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After having breakfast we will start our trek, at the beginning the trail descends towards a steep forest slope to the Langtang River. After crossing a bridge at Langtang River we ascend the winding path afterwards the trail descends into a valley; we will pass through several water mills and prayers wheels and flags along the way until we reach large settlement of Langtang Village, overnight stay in Langtang.

DAY 06: LANGTANG TO KYANJIN GOMPA
Altitude: 3,870m/12,697ft
Trek to KyanjinGompa: 4-5 hours
Meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After starting a trek today we will pass through the tiny village, stone-built houses. We will climb to a Chorten and pass a huge mani along a gentle path of a hill. Today trek is for short duration allowing us time to acclimatize. After reaching Kyanjin Gompa we can explore the surrounding. This place is famous for yak cheese and curd. Overnight in Kyanjin Gompa.

DAY 07: TREK TO TSERKO-RI & BACK TO LAMA HOTEL
Trek to Lama Hotel: 5 -6 hours
Meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

We will visit to Tserko Ri  (5000m/16,404ft) early in the morning  for sunrise views of mountains. Trek back to lodge have breakfast and proceed to Lama Hotel. It is mostly downhill, it takes 4 to 5 hours walk from Kanjin Gompa to reach Lama Hotel. The trail goes through forest and Tamang settlement following the river, overnight at lama Hotel.

DAY 08: LAMA HOTEL TO SYABRUBESI
Trek to Lama Hotel: 4-5 hours
Meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

After breakfast we trek down to Syabrubensi it will take around 5 hours, the trail is easy because of mostly downhill terrain through lush green vegetation. Upon arriving at Syabrubesi we take our lunch, over night at Syabrubesi.

DAY 09: DRIVE TO KATHMANDU
Driving time: 7-8 Hrs
Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu. Transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is on leisure or one can use it for shopping.

DAY 10: DEPARTURE
Meals: Breakfast

Morning will be comparatively free and closer to the time of your flight; you will be transferred to the airport in time to board your flight for onward journey.

INCLUSIONS
All airport/hotel transfers
3 nights in 3star hotel in Kathmandu
Farewell dinner
All accommodation and meals during the trek
A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and entrance fees
Transportation by comfortable private vehicle
Kathmandu-Syabrubesi-Kathmandu by private vehicle
Experienced English-speaking trekking guide
Assistant trekking guide (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS)
A comprehensive medical kit
All government and local taxes

EXCLUSIONS
Services other than specified in inclusions
Nepal Visa fee

Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu Extra night accommodation and meal in Kathmandu and other cities, due to late departure, and early return from trek (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary Travel and rescue insurance Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc) Tips for guides and porters
INCLUSIONS
All airport/hotel transfers
3 nights in 3star hotel in Kathmandu
Farewell dinner
All accommodation and meals during the trek
A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and entrance fees
Transportation by comfortable private vehicle
Kathmandu-Syabrubesi-Kathmandu by private vehicle
Experienced English-speaking trekking guide
Assistant trekking guide (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS)
A comprehensive medical kit
All government and local taxes

EXCLUSIONS
Services other than specified in inclusions
Nepal Visa fee