• Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Fairly Strenuous
  • Trip Style: Sight Seeing & Trekking
  • Transport: Private Tourist Vehicle & Local Bus
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch Dinner on Trek & Breakfast in Cities
  • Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel and Mountian Guest House
  • Group Size: 1-12

Highlights:

  • Guided sightseeing tours of historical UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu
  • Scenic drive to Syabrubesi and back to Kathmandu from Sundarijal
  • Explore Langtang village
  • Visit old Kyanjing Gompa
  • Explore Gosainkunda Lake
  • Cross Lauribinayak La
  • Visit cheese factory in Kyanjin Gompa and Chanadabari
  • Witness stunning views of Himalayan Mountains from Kyanjin Ri

About Langtang Circuit Trek

Langtang Circuit Trek is a professionally designed adventurous package that allows you to explore the irresistible beauty of the Langtang region with an overnight stay at picturesque Langtang village and a visit to sacred Gosaikunda Lake.

Langtang Circuit Trek is an adventurous venture near the Tibetan border and a remote valley surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Trekking through lush forests of rhododendron, oak, pine, and larch, the trail gradually ascends to glacier alpine zone. You reach the holy Gosaikunda Lake, where you might get to see pilgrims from all over the world. The trail then further ascends to Lauribinayak La from where you get to see wonderful views of numerous Himalayan mountains.

The trail passes through Langtang National Park that is home to hundreds of flora and fauna. As you walk along with lush forests of rhododendron and bamboo, you might get to see rare wildlife like red pandas, monkeys, deers, etc. Geographically close to Tibet border, you get to experience the culture and tradition similar to Tibetans.

We, Outfitter Nepal Treks & Expedition has carefully crafted our Langtang Circuit Trek itinerary. Be part of this adventurous journey with us and enjoy the best service. We assure you that, with us, you will be enjoying every second of the trip. Plus, our highly experienced guides will brief you about each place and its importance.

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel

Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel and get refreshed & familiar with your surroundings, Your trek leader will meet you at eventide & brief you on the pros & cons of your whole trip, have supper & if you feel like it you can go for a stroll down the streets of thamel, a well known hub for tourists throughout the world. If you reckon you are tired with the jetlag, then you can go to bed & get up fresh for a new day in the land of the Himalayas. It’s your first overnight in the valley of temples & cows.

  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

After having breakfast at hotel, we take you for a sightseeing tour in Kathmandu Valley. This will include Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath or Monkey, Pashupatinath Temple and Baudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu is a literal mix of religious diversity & western influence that goes back right to the ‘hippie’ days of yore; & there’s nothing to change this, if ever, but it’s a wonderful combination of the ancient & the contemporary, some of the sites you visit are famously recognized UNESCO world heritage sites, return to hotel and you will have some time to shop your trekking gear if you need.

  • Food:Breakfast
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

After having breakfast at hotel, we start our journey about 7 AM in the morning and head north out of Kathmandu driving through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Syabrubensi, we also get to view the enthralling panorama of the Himalaya, including the Annapurna’s, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal and the peaks of the Langtang region, the first part of your drive up to Trishuli Bazaar is pretty smooth, the path moves along a gravel road. During the rainy season, the route is sometime blocked due to landslides.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Syaprubeshi

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and today is the first day of our trek and it’s a cool hike, first the trail gradually ascends to Landslide (1810m.), afterwards, our trail ascends gently to Rimche (2400m.) through Bamboo (1960m.) and at the end our trail is level to the Lama Hotel.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Lama Hotel

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and there are occasional glimpses of Langtang Lirung between the trees as we trek through the forest, at Ghora Tabela (3000m), the trail emerges from the forest. While walking here, we will catch a glimpse of white monkeys and local birds. Once there was a Tibetan resettlement project hereabouts, but now it is a Nepalese army post though it has no permanent inhabitants, the trail continues to climb gently and the valley widens, passing a few temporary settlements used by herders who bring their livestock to graze in the high pastures during the summer months.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Langtang vilalge

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and the trail climbs gradually through small villages and yak pastures as the valley opens out further and the views become more extensive, we cross a wooden cantilever bridge and reach a wide valley after climbing a moraine. There is a small monastery and a government-operated cheese factory at the end of the trail. After crossing several small streams and moraines, the trail reaches the settlement at Kyangjin.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Kyanjing Gumpa

This is a day to rest and explore the area, we will visit the monastery and the cheese factory & sample some of the cheese, its tasty & real fresh; we then walk up the moraine to see the spectacular ice faces and tumbling glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyangjin Ri [4350m], directly behind the village, for a breath-taking panorama of the Langtang peaks.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Kyanjing Gumpa

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek from Kyangjin, we retrace our trekking route, following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village and on to Ghora Tabela, after lunch we continue the steep descent to Lama Hotel.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Lama Hotel

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek descending to Land slide and the route separates from here to Syabru Gaon, we will take the upper route & then the trail ascends all the way to Syabru Gaon, From here we will enjoy spectacular views of Langtang Lirung (7245m.), & the Tibetan Himal ranges that we see on the horizons.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Syapru Gaun

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and today, the trails from Thulo Syabru to Foprang Danda (3200m.) follows steeply an ascended path passing through Dursagang (2660m.) along with the view of Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal, Tibetan Mountains and oak, Hemlock, firs & rhododendron forests to gain a ridge, then the path gently ascends for some distance and follows a flat level to Sing Gompa which provides wonderful views, enlivening nature and a tasty Yak Cheese factory.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Sing Gumpa

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and today, the first part of the trails emerges gently ascending up to Lauribinayak and the top of Lauribinayak gives us an exotic feeling, then the trail steeply ascends all the way to Gosaikunda, we follow a rugged trail with dramatic views, to the west Himal chuli (7893m) Manaslu range (8156mm), Ganesh Himal range (7406m), Tibetan peaks and Langtang Lirung. On a clear day, even the Annapurna range can be seen rising up behind and to the north across the valley is Langtang Lirung,

We pass a few huts in the high pasture of Laurebinayak, cross a small ridge and have your first views of the holy lakes. There are about a dozen lakes in the Gosainkunda Basin, the main three being Saraswatikunda, Bhairabkunda, and Gosainkunda, according to legend, Gosainkunda was created by Shiva when he pierced a glacier with his trident to obtain water to quench his thirst after having swallowed a poison that threatened to destroy the world.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Gosaikunda

After having early breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and the trail leaves Gosainkund and climbs through rugged terrain, past four more small lakes to the Laurebina La (4610m), the highest point of this trek, keep looking back for spectacular views of Manaslu and the mountains of the Ganesh Himal, as well as the now familiar Langtang Lirung, we then descend steeply to Ghopte.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Ghopte

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and today we join the other path of Helambu, and it is a pleasant walk through alpine forest for one and half hour to Tharepati, where we can have lunch and enjoy views of the snow capped peaks of the Jugal Himalayan range in the east and Ganesh - Manaslu in the west, after lunch we follow the trail descending for few hours to Kutumsang.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Kutumsang

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and today, we have pretty nice walk in the morning passing through a number of rural farm villages, through the village of Gul Bhanjyang and on to Pati Bhanjyang after a 3-4 hours trek, from here, there is a short uphill climb to the overnight stop at Chisopani danda.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Chisapani

After having breakfast at lodge, we start our trek and today is the last day of this beautiful journey on some of the loveliest mountains in the world, in the morning, we walk through serene forest and farmlands and on to the top of the ridge of Burlang and Chepu Bhanjyang at 2,438m with its great views of Kathmandu Valley and from here, the trek descends to Sundarijal (beautiful water) through cool forest with monkeys and fresh streams, this is a popular picnic spot for many Kathmandu people who want to escape from the busy crowded metropolitan life in this ancient city, another hour descending from Sundarijal and we drive to Kathmandu.

  • Food:Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

Outfitter Nepal has truly enjoyed meeting you & serving you. We do hope the relationships developed over the weeks will last for many years to come. We are pretty sure you’ve enjoyed your holidays in this amazing country & will always be welcomed back to enjoy more of its exceptional beauty. We wish you a safe journey home. Bon Voyage!!! Please do stay in touch!

If you want to take other tours in Nepal such as Chitwan Jungle Safari, Bardia Jungle Safari, Pokhara Tour or Lumbini tour then you can start from today and do let us know if you want to take any tour as we also arrange those tours.

  • Food:Breakfast

What's Included

  • Airport transfers.
  • 3 night hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast.
  • A day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) on trek.
  • Accommodations in lodges on trek.
  • A guide & porters (1 porter for each 2 trekkers and a porter carry about 20-22 KG from 2 of you).
  • Paper works, National park entry permits, & TIMS permit.
  • Ground transportation by local bus.
  • Arrangement of emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • Sleeping bag, down jackets and duffel bag – if Necessary (return after the trek).
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  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu).
  • Travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Meals (lunch & dinner in Kathmandu).
  • Your personal expenses, drink water, hot and cold drinks & bar bills.
  • Laundry, telephone, hot shower & internet charge.
  • Entrances Fees while visiting Kathmandu on second day.
  • Tips for the guide and porters.
  • Anything not mentioned in included section.

Price & Dates

Price Menu
No. of peoplePrice P.P
1 - 1 US$ 1200
2 - 4 US$ 1050
5 - 8 US$ 850
9 - 12 US$ 750
Departure Note:
  • We have set date to departure the Langtang circuit trek. So, select your date and book the trek.
  • If your preferred date is not listed then contact us for the further process to book on your own date as the trek is available on any date of the year.
  • We have listed the price for up to 12 people only so, if you are more than 12 people then please contact us for the group price and further process to book the trek.
  • Private trek is available on any date of the year, contact us for the booking.
  • Single person: Single persons are welcome to join the trek and single people have single room in Kathmandu and have to share room in the mountain lodge on trek cause of the less number of lodge and rooms available on remote mountain lodges.
  • Guaranteed dates are guaranteed to departure and we already have people booked for date.
  • Available dates are available to book and become guaranteed once you book for that date.
  • Closed dates are closed and not bookable on that date however if you are available only on that date then contact us as we may have some other alternatives.
  • The departure dates are your arrival dates in Nepal.
DatesStatusPrice FromNote  
27 Jan, 2020 - 11 Feb, 2020AvailableUS$750
31 Jan, 2020 - 15 Feb, 2020AvailableUS$750

Useful Information

Things you should know before going on Langtang Circuit Trek

Best time to go on Langtang Circuit Trek

Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November) is an ideal time to go on Langtang Circuit Trek 16-days. The stable weather, mild climate, and freshness in the air make the journey joyful. The days are bright and clear, and the nights are chilly & full of stars. Different species of floras decorates the entire region in breath-taking colors and the views of Himalayan mountains are breath-taking.

Langtang Circuit Trek difficulty

We, Outfitter Nepal Treks & Expedition has crafted our Langtang Circuit Trek Package including the best spots of the Langtang region. Along with a beautiful journey comes difficulties that can be defeated with proper planning. Langtang Circuit Trek will present you the perfect amount of difficulty that will make the journey adventurous more than challenging. With good health and physical fitness, anyone can do this trek.

Food & Accommodation during the Langtang Circuit Trek

Teahouse will be the main accommodation during Langtang Circuit Trek. The rooms will not be big and luxurious, still, you will get a clean & cozy room with basic facilities enough to spend a night. Also, there are high chances of getting common washrooms.

All the meals will be served by the menu of the teahouse. You can find good varieties of dishes like Dal Bhat, fried rice, curries, chapatis, pasta, noodles, veggies, bakery items, etc. Moreover, you will get to choose from the delicacies of Sherpa and Tamang people.

In Kathmandu, you will stay in a 3-star hotel to a 4-star hotel. The rooms will be on bed & breakfast terms. There will also be welcome and farewell dinner.

Things you will get to see & experience during the Langtang Circuit Trek

Langtang National Park

Most part of the trail goes through Langtang National Park, which is located north of Kathmandu. This national park is a gem of the Langtang region. Langtang National Park boasts tropical to alpine forests that are home to numerous species of plants and animals.

As per recent data 1043 species of vascular plants, 46 species of mammals, 30 species of fishes, 345 species of birds, and 70 species of butterflies are found in the park.

Animals like Himalayan tahr, black bear, dzo, red panda, musk deer, snow leopards, monkeys, etc can be found in the Langtang National Park. Along with that, you can see trees like blue pine, sal, laurel, rhododendron, Castanopsis Indica, Larix Nepalensis, R. Lowndesii, etc.

Landscape & Mountain Views

Langtang region presents views unlike any other region of Nepal. You will get to see wonderful Himalayan scenery throughout the journey. Dense forests, lakes, fine villages, and deep valleys enhance the beauty of the Langtang region. On top of that, the glistening view of Himalayas adds more beauty to the region. You can see Himalayan mountains like Langtang Lirung, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Ganesh, Mt. Himalchuli, Yala Peak, Ghangchhempo, Morimoto Peak, etc.

Rich Tamang Culture

Langtang Circuit Trekking will offer you rich Tamang culture and heritage. This region is mostly habitat by Tamang people known to be the descendants of Tibetans. This is the reason, you might find their tradition to Tibetans. The trail includes many Tamang villages where you will get to experience the rich culture, norms, values, and lifestyle of the Tamang people.

Kyanjin Gompa

Kyanjin Gompa is situated at the foothill of three huge mountains, Langtang Lirung (7,227 m), Dorje Lakpa (6,966 m), and Langshisha Ri (6,427 m). This gompa is one of the ancient heritage sites of the Langtang region and has huge religious significance to Hindus & Buddhists.

Tsergo Ri

Tsergo Ri is one of the very famous viewpoints of the Langtang region. Travelers usually go on this viewpoint for short excursion during their rest day. The top offers an excellent view of the surrounding landscape, glaciers, moraines, and snow-capped mountains.

Gosaikunda Lake

Gosaikunda Lake is a holy lake, which has very important value to both Hindus and Buddhists. As per one of the Hindus mythology, this lake is formed when Lord Shiva stuck one of the Himalayan mountains to quench his thirst when he drinks the poison to save the universe. Many pilgrims visit this site during the month of August in Janani Purnima to worship the deity.

Lauribinayak Pass

Lauribinayak Pass is the highest point of Langtang Circuit Trek. The pass is at an elevation of 4,609 meters from the sea level. From the top, you will get to witness a wonderful view of Mt. Ganesh, Mt. Manaslu, Langtang Lirung, and numerous mountains.

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