An adventuresome and awesome space is Langtang Trek
Langtang Trek is located in region in the Himalayas towards north of Kathmandu valley and sharing border with Tibet; Langtang had always been adventuresome and awesome space in Nepal. Having variety of climatic regions from subtropical till alpine; this region has wonderful oak and maple trees, pine and different rhododendron trees ensuring greenery and natural beauty within it. Gosaikunda Lake, sacred Hindu place lies within Langtang National Park. Expansive views and exciting Tamang culture with easy access from Kathmandu is the best feature of this region. And, if you are wondering, where to spend your time this vacation – obviously there are Langtang trekking packages available.
Victimized from devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake of 2015, followed by landslide; It's very safe trekking Langtang national park by now. Trekking along with Langtang valley would not only be your adventure; but a huge help to the people residing around too. So, ready for adventure filled, socially helpful memorable trek within the lap of mountains?
|DEPARTURE/ARRIVAL LOCATION||Tribhuvan International Airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
No any hard and fast Langtang Trek Itinerary
Entire trip of Langtang Trek would last on over all for around a week. After departing from Kathmandu, the very day the trekkers would reach up to Syabru Besi, which would be located at an alittude of 1460m. The trek would begin from second day, where the trail would take upto Lama Hotel crossing Bhote Koshi, oak and rhododendron forest; and few visionary langur monkeys. Ending the day at Lama Hotel, the next day would take till Mundu with altitude of 3550m; which would gradually be followed by Kyangjin Gompa. One can choose to rest at Kyangjin or climb up to Kyangjin Ri in the mean time. Having the best experience ever of Langtang trek, then the process of returning back to Lama Hotel, and to Syabru Besi would follow down; with ultimate ride to Kathmandu.
This is not any hard and fast Langtang Trek Itinerary; but one prefer to customize it accordingly. Langtang Route Map is pretty easy; and there are flexibilities that can be customized as per the need. They can opt for other spaces like spending few days at Kathmandu, or even visiting Pokhara.
Langtang Trek Cost in Nepal
Cheap Langtang valley trek packages in Nepal are available. The price could be adjusted and customized as per the quality, time and need for every tourist. After all, the need of one would not be same as the need of the second. So, obviously the need would vary. Langtang Trek Cost would vary as there are expensive trek packages as well as cheap Langtang trek tour packages. The best thing is Nepal is never an expensive place to travel. So, Langtang national park tour packages cost would range from USD 740 to USD 1100 or even more, the price would vary. However, there are spaces that could be lowered down as well. Price comes in second; the willingness and determination is what counts at first.
Langtang Trek Difficulty
Adventure itself is challenging, and it is obvious for any individual to wonder if they can actually make it till Kyangjin Ri, which is above 4800 m in altitude. However, it is equally important to understand that Langtang Trek requires no climbing expertise and there are not any technical climbing portions. There had been old and young, overweight and underweight, every gender who could enjoy this beautiful gift of nature at any time.
Meanwhile, it is essential that the trekker has to remain fit; and should be in normal health condition. It has been suggested by researcher that the trekker needs to acclimatize well for smooth trekking and getting rid of altitude sickness at any time.
The trek is suitable for solo traveler, who seeks solo adventure; or who wants to travel alone. The trek, in the mean time is suitable for couple, who just wants to walk together and have the adventure together, as well as is suitable for group of friends who wants to have adventure in the group as well. So, whether a bunch of friends; couple or family - you can trek to Langtang without hesitation.
Now, what makes Langtang trek special is not just the mountains and beauty; but since this is attempted only by those who don’t want normal and routine route. There certainly are beautiful mountains at sight; natural beauty; but the remote region is what ensures more satisfaction among the trekkers. The local culture, local food, local houses to reside is what one can enjoy in this route. The route is designed in such a way that, the trekker gets to feel part of it. One can imagine, national flower blossoming around; sounds of birds at far distance; and the natural water fall sound falling down. The trip would not be just fun and adventure filled; but a life time memory.
Langtang Trek – Security
It might not be possible to have few minutes of boiled water all the time. Chlorine based tablets may not be effective against amoebas and giardia so Iodine tablets or liquids would be the safest means at any time. Knee strain is pretty common during downhill trek. So, if there lies issue of weaker knees, getting it bandaged previously would be wise choice. Good supportive boots are important to minimize knee strain issue. Drinking sufficient amount of liquid can be helpful as well. What might scare initiating trekking plan is the political situation of Nepal. But, it has to be understood that Nepal had never been unsafe for tourists at any time. No any harms, as an outcome of political consequence has ever been recorded in Nepalese history at any time. Thereby, Nepalese leaders had always been prioritizing tourism in Nepal. Apart, there are number of police check posts, where tourists will have to keep showing up their passports, which will also ensure safety and security to tourists. Prevention is always better than cure, so staying alert would be wise choice for Langtang Trek for anyone.
Langtang Trek – Things to Carry
Hiking boots of leather or Gore - Tex would be easy for wet spaces and during snowfall as well. Sports sandals would ensure refreshment during evening walks even during low elevations. Baggy trousers with number of pockets would be easy and sun hat during the trek and woolen cap that would cover the ear would be essential to stay away from cold. Sunscreen cream and lip balm; sleeping bag; toilet paper, matches, pocket knife, water bottle, flash light with enough batteries would be helpful. Since they are available in Nepal, it is about making sure that you have it. It is advisable not to carry bulky stuffs for to make travel hectic.
Just attempt; there are Best Langtang trek packages in Nepal ensuring your satisfaction.