Trekking to the Langtang Valley, also called “The Valley of Glacier” is a standout amongst the most well-known nature heaven trekking terminus of Nepal. Langtang Trekking locale being famous with its lovely valley, regarded as “the valley of glacial masses”. While trekking to Langtang district, ensured by “Langtang National” is exceptionally well known for lovely nature. You will pass through Langtang National Park, the home to different extraordinary fledglings and untamed life incorporating vertebrates such as , Red Panda, musk dears, panthers, Jackals , mountain Thar, Himalayan dark bear, and numerous different creatures, greenery, thick timberland of rhododendron. Langtang Trekking area is additionally extremely popular for its grouping scene, consecrated Holy Lake named Gosaikunda (otherwise called solidified Lake) for both Hindu and Buddhist individuals give, High Mountain and planet’s most amazing Langtang Glacier. The trail of trek to Langtang valley passes through the spectacular mountain views of Mt. Gaurishanker, Mt. Ganesh Himal, Dorji Lakpa, Langshisha Ri, Gangchhenpo, Yala peak and Naya Kanga persuade to fascinate every trekker. Langtang Trekking is encompassed High crests of extraordinary bid encompass the Langtang valley. It has gotten really popular following the time when the British mountain dweller Bill Tilman portrayed it as “The most wonderful valley on the planet”.
6 reasons of keeping Langtang Valley Trek in your bucket list:
Off the beaten Path Experience:
Every year, thousands and thousands of people visit Nepal in order to get close to the Himalayas. Most of the mountain lover’s people and trekking fanatics has the Everest and Annapurna region into their preference bucket lists due to which the trek trail at those region is heavily explored and are immensely crowed during the peak season. If you want to explore the outmost of the nature’s beauty and enjoy the less crowded peaceful walking experiencing the hypnotizing natural scenary, rural life, diverse culture, flora and fauna, then Langtang Valley Trek will be your best travel destination. Langtang will be the paradise for the people who love to walk on natural trail experiencing the rural lifestyle, diverse culture , wide variety of flora and fauna, along with exploring the hidden treasure Langtang region and wonderful of the beaten path experience.
Langtang Valley, is the closest destination form the capital city Kathmandu for Remote Area trekking in Himalayan region. It is much lower region trekking experience in comparison of Everest and Annapurna region trekking. Trekking on this region requires lesser budget or cheaper in comparison with trekking Everest and Annapurna locale. Being the closest destination from the capital Kathmandu, this region has the easy excess of bus and cars which is less expensive than flight. Inspite of the cheaper budget, this region is less crowded and has the breath taking scene of gigantic Himalayas, impressive sublimity of nature’s offering, ever-changing scenario, diverse cultural and wide variety of flora and fauna scattered all over the region.
Low Risk Factors
Trekking on the higher altitude Himalayan region consist of severe risk and possess high threats to one’s life. The trail of the trekking to the higher altitude region has the slippery trail and narrow paths due to which a trekker may endure several unseen and unexpected hindrance. However, Trekking in the Langtang Region is much safer despite the fact of less adventurous and lower elevation journey than Annapurna and Everest Region. The trail path of this trekking is wide and is much more safer then higher altitude trekking because there is no risk of getting hit by a falling rock along the path and also the path is dry. Moreover, there is no chance of getting AMS (Acuate Mountain Sickness), as most of the trekking path passes around tree line area and the destination itself is in low altitude.
Rich in Culture
Langtang Valley trekking trails passes through various local villages which give us the chance to experience the rural life of Nepalese people. You will be overpowered with social execution of Tamang, Sherpa and Hyolmo indigenous neighbourhood, their warm neighborliness, special lifestyles, customs, customary houses thatched and stone roofed. The ethnic and typical village of Langtang valley offers a differing social and cultural flavour with various ceremonies and conventions based on Buddhism. The culture these people practise is ancient and has been transferred from generations to generations and is still intact in spite of the influence of the modern phenomenon of globalization. Trekking in Langtang valley offers incredible Himalayan landscape, magnificent scene rich greenery including their custom, tradition, culture as well as living style of the people living in this region.
Alluring Views of Mountains
Langtang Valley, being the least popular region of trekking in the Himalayan region, has more to offer than one can think off. Langtang Region is the most wonderful valley on the planet with impressive and magnificent snow cap mountain vistas. Significant fascination of Langtang Trekking is the surrounding Himalayan perspective of snow-topped mountain, such as, Langtang Lirung, Tibet Himalayas, Gang Chhenpo, Naya Kanga, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Dorje Lakpa as well as Gaurisankar Himal.
Gosaikunda Lake and Kyanjin Gompa
Gosaikunda lake and Kyanjin gompa are the two famous pilgrimage sites in Langtang valley. Gosainkunda also known as solidified lake, is a holy pilgrimage site for the Hindus and has a beautiful sight to behold. The area has a cluster of lakes including the holy Gosainkunda – the third one amongst them. This lake is situated at the height of 4,380m from the sea level. The other attraction of Langtang valley is Kyanjin Gompa- a monastery of Buddhist, is supposed to be 400 years old. The monastery is one of the most important spiritual sites in Langtang region. These sites are worth exploring.