Langtang Valley Trek

Beautiful hike in Himalayas

5 Reviews

Trip Overview

Langtang Valley, situated to the North of Kathmandu Valley, stands out as an ideal and accessible trekking destination, showcasing some of the most captivating landscapes in close proximity to the city. According to legend, the discovery of Langtang Valley dates back to ancient times when a Buddhist monk followed a Yak running towards the valley, giving it the name “Langtang,” where “Lang” means “Yak” and “Tang” means “to follow” in Tibetan.

Langtang has emerged as a popular trekking choice due to its breathtaking scenery, tranquil wilderness, proximity to the Himalayas, the rich cultures of the Tamang and Sherpa communities, and the sacred sites of Gosaikunda and Kyanjin Gompa. The trek unfolds a journey through vibrant cities, culturally diverse settlements, dense lush forests, high alpine pastures, glaciers, moraines, waterfalls, numerous lakes, and rivers. Additionally, trekkers are treated to mesmerizing views of the Annapurna, Manaslu, and Langtang Himal ranges.

Encompassing Langtang National Park, the trek offers opportunities to encounter rare species of flora and fauna. Beyond the natural splendor, Langtang Valley is home to ethnic groups like the Tamang and Sherpas, exemplifying a distinct way of life characterized by simplicity, hard work, and warm hospitality towards visitors. Throughout the trek, prayer flags and small Chhortens dot the landscape, reflecting the dominant Buddhist influence. The region features numerous Yak farms, terraced farmlands on the slopes, and stone-built houses, providing a glimpse into the beautiful rural lifestyle of the locals.

One of the highlights of this trek is its year-round feasibility, making it an excellent choice for those seeking adventure, thrill, and natural beauty within a shorter timeframe. The Langtang Valley Trek does not demand extensive trekking experience, but it’s advisable to prepare your body for long hours of walking with a backpack.

  • Season
    Summer, Spring, Autumn
  • Destination
    Langtang Region
  • Duration
    10 Days
  • Altitude
    5000 m
  • Groups
    2+ People
  • Walk per day
    5-6 Hours


Upon arrival, complete immigration procedures. Transfer to the hotel. Rest for the day. The next day, explore the city while preparing for the Langtang Valley trek.

  • Altitude 1400 m
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Accomodation 3-5 Star Hotel

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before driving to Syabrubesi. The journey showcases rustic villages and terraced farmlands. After a lunch stop at Trishuli Bazaar, continue to Syabrubesi and rest at a hotel.

  • Altitude 1550 m
  • Meals BLD
  • Accomodation Lodge/Hotel

Begin the trek, gradually ascending through Langtang riverbanks and dense forests. Rest at tea houses along the trail.

  • Altitude 2380 m
  • Meals BLD
  • Accomodation Lodge/Teahouses

Continue trekking, leaving the tree line behind. Enjoy the views of Langtang Lirung and other mountain ranges.

  • Altitude 3430 m
  • Meals BLD
  • Accomodation Lodge/Teahouses

Pass through yak pastures, wooden bridges, and landscapes to reach Kyanjin Gompa. Witness the largest mani wall in Nepal.

  • Altitude 3870 m
  • Meals BLD
  • Accomodation Lodge/Teahouses

Early morning hike to Tserko Ri for panoramic views of Annapurna, Ganesh Himal, and Langtang Range. Return to Kyanjin Gompa for lunch and descend to Lama Hotel for overnight rest.

  • Altitude 5000 m
  • Meals BLD
  • Accomodation Lodge/Teahouses

Retrace the path back to Syabrubesi through Tamang settlements and forests.

  • Altitude 1550 m
  • Meals BLD
  • Accomodation Hotel/Lodge

Drive back to Kathmandu and enjoy a farewell dinner hosted by the Taktok Brothers team.

  • Altitude 1400 m
  • Meals Breakfast and Farewell Dinner
  • Accomodation 3-5 Star Hotel

Transfer to the airport for departure.

  • Altitude 1400 m
  • Meals Breakfast
  • Accomodation N/A


  • Costs for transportation to and from the airport
  • Lodging for 3 nights in Kathmandu with breakfast provided
  • Concluding Dinner
  • Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card
  • Three full-course meals and three servings of tea or coffee daily throughout the trek
  • Extensive day of sightseeing in Kathmandu guided by an experienced guide
  • All ground transportation throughout the journey
  • Compensation and bonuses for guides and porters (1 porter per 2 trekkers)
  • A thorough medical kit
  • All necessary permits and documentation
  • Government-imposed taxes in Nepal


  • Cost for Nepal entry visa
  • International flight expenses
  • Meals (lunch and dinner) during the stay in Kathmandu
  • Insurance coverage for travel and medical emergencies
  • Additional night stay in Kathmandu in case of delayed departure or early arrival
  • Gratuity for guides and porters
  • Personal expenses
  • Anything not specified in the Cost Includes section

Trip Notes

Kindly keep the following considerations in mind.

While we plan our trips during optimal seasons, it’s essential to acknowledge that the outlined itinerary might undergo alterations due to unforeseen expedition challenges. Despite any modifications, we assure you of maintaining the quality of our service. In the event of flight delays, it’s important to note that clients are responsible for covering the expenses of additional days, excluding the total days specified in the itinerary. Taktok Brothers will, however, facilitate necessary arrangements for your convenience.

Travelers are advised to schedule flights with ample time flexibility, as we cannot be held responsible for missed international flights or luggage mishandling prior to our reception. It is recommended to avoid carrying unnecessary items for your own convenience.

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Our client reviews

Lisa Ligina

November 5, 2023

Taktok Brothers made my trek in Nepal an unforgettable experience. The entire trip, from planning to execution, was seamless. The team’s deep understanding of the local culture added a unique layer to the adventure. If you want an authentic trekking experience, Taktok Brothers are the ones to go with!

David De-Gia

November 5, 2023

My trek with Taktok Brothers was a dream come true. The staff’s passion for the mountains and their commitment to responsible tourism shone through at every step. I’ll cherish the memories of this journey, and I’m already planning my next adventure with them.

Maria D-Closk

November 5, 2023

I can’t say enough good things about Taktok Brothers! Their attention to safety and the overall well-being of their clients is commendable. The trek was challenging yet rewarding, and I always felt in good hands. If you’re looking for a trekking company in Nepal, these guys are the real deal.

James Cook

November 5, 2023

Taktok Brothers provided a well-organized and memorable trekking adventure in Nepal. Their guides are not only experts in the trails but also wonderful companions. We trekked through remote villages and breathtaking scenery, and I couldn’t have asked for a better experience. This company comes highly recommended!

Sarah James

November 5, 2023

I had an incredible trekking experience with Taktok Brothers! From the moment I arrived in Nepal, their team took care of every detail. Our guide was knowledgeable, friendly, and made the trek enjoyable. The stunning landscapes and cultural experiences made this trip unforgettable. I highly recommend them for your next adventure!

Luis Stitzinger

November 5, 2023

I am aware that even though being a mere entity in this cosmic drama, I have braved plethora of hardships and have languished at the other side of the rainbows.

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