Langtang Valley Trekking

Glacier views from Langtang village

Langtang Valley Trekking is one of the best and popular holiday trekking routes among the trekkers inside Nepal. Also this is the nearest Himalayan trekking region from Kathmandu valley. 105 Kilometers to the northern side and it is about seven hours bus ride from Kathmandu valley. Offered with many natural, cultural and other beautiful charms, Langtang valley route is among the busy routes for trekking after Everest and Annapurna Region.

Surrounded by the icy glaciers originated from the almighty Himalayas, this region is also known as Valley of Glaciers. Langtang Valley is encircled by the mountain peaks like Langtang Lirung, Langtang Ri, Dorje Lakpa, Langshisa Ri and Langtang Himal is what worth making trip to this region. Starting from lower Langtang Valley, the trial offers you the view of varieties of rhododendron, bamboo forests, majestic waterfalls, rugged rock, streams and snow-capped Himalayas all along the way you reach up to the final point. Despite being a Nepalese state and inhabited by Nepalese people, this region is highly influenced by Tibetan culture. This region once used to be major trading route to with Tibet. Hence once you reach up to there, you can experience mixed Nepalese and Tibetan culture. Exploring more about this region, we can visit Kyanjin Gompa which is believed to be the oldest Buddhist monastery of this region. Kyanjin Gompa is also a name of place named after this gompa, where we can see a cheese factory. And the cheese produced from this factory is famous all over the country.

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