LANTANG REGION TREKKING — “Adventure and cultural destination around scenic central Himalaya region”
Langtang Region Trekking offers wide range of adventure from moderate-adventurous to challenging, a beautiful and fascinating destinations where you will be surrounded by high mountains of Central Himalaya.
Langtang Region situated north of Kathmandu. The area extends from 32 km north of Kathmandu (aeronautical mile) to Nepal and Tibet (China) border at Kyirong and Rasuwagadi.
Located within Langtang National Park extends to Ganesh Himal area in the west and Helambu area and Jugal Himal towards east.
A perfect holiday from few days of trekking to week or more of 2 weeks, Langtang at present third most popular trekking and adventure destination after Annapurna and Everest.
Langtang covers wide range of spectacular landscapes from rolling green hills, beautiful valley to high snowcapped mountains with enchanting forest of rhododendron-pines-oaks-spruce-hemlock and fir with magnolia tree lines. This lovely forest makes good habitats for rare Red Panda, snow leopard and other wildlife and various species of exotic birds.
Most of the trek and adventure starts from Syabrubesi village and Dhunche town (headquarter of Rasuwa district) leading to Langtang valley at Kyanjin Gompa with incredible views of
Ghengu-Liru (Langtang II 6571m / 21,560ft), Langtang Lirung (7,425m / 23,765ft) Kimshun (6,745m / 22,137ft) and Shalbachum (6,918m / 22,699ft) to the south, where Chimsedang Lekh forms a ridge of peaks including Naya-Kanga / Ganja-la peak 5,846m and Gangchempo with Tilman’s beautiful Fluted Peak.
Beyond it continues to Jugal Himal, ending with Dorje Lakpa (6,980m / 22,929ft), extends further east on upper meadows where Langtang range ends in a huge and massive mountain wall, forming the border with Tibet.
Around Langtang region everlasting panorama and views of high staggering mountains from Mt. Manaslu 8,163 meters, Ganesh Himal also known as Yangra at 7,422 meters in Tibetan with distant views of Annapurna Himalayan range can be seen in western direction.
In spring and summer flowering times where rhododendron and other wild flowers will be bloom of riots of colors turning the country into magical and natural garden in the backdrop of high snow capped peaks.
Team Himalaya runs various and wide range of adventure around Langtang region including Ganesh Himal and Helambu area with Tamang Heritage Trail including holy Gosainkund Lake.
Langtang region has several trekking peaks and major peaks for adventurer and mountaineers as well.