Langtang Helambu Trekking

                        Langtang Helambu trekking is one of the popular trekking zone in Langtang region. Langtang helambu trekking is recommended for its rich Flora: the impressive display of berberis, primula, orchids and a variety of Ferns , the valleys set ablaze by yellow blossoms of double Jasmine, the forest densed with Spanish oak, blue pine, and in Spring time blossoming of the rhododendron set whole forest alight in spectacular arrays of color and panoramic Himalayan views of the Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishanker, Jugal Himal, Yala peak, Naya khanga, Annapurna Himalaya range. Langtang helambu trek route passes through stone walled quite Tamang villages, hot spas, gorges and glaciers and reaches Langtang valley, Kyanjin Gompa, Tseku Ri, Holy gosainkund lake, Helambu valley, Khola Kharka which offers magnificent Himalayan views in Langtang Himalaya region. The main advantage of the Langtang gosainkund Helambu tekking is less trekkers are make trekking comparing the two popular trekking trail Annapurna and Everest region. Langtnag Helambu treks can do from two different side either Langtang Ganja la pass or Langtang gosainkund pass from Apex Nepal Adventure’s professional trekking tour operator. Langtang Helambu trek combines the remote and spectacular valley of Langtang, with the high mountain lake Known as Gosainkunda 4380m and Helambu valley.

                        Langtang Helambu trekking start from kathmandu to Dhunche/syabru besi after drive 6-7 hours from kathmandu valley. Initially langtang valley trekking through a sub-tropical jungle, then a dense forest of oak, birch and pine before the valley opens out into alpine meadows and yak pastures. In the spring these high meadows are carpeted with a rich variety of alpine wild flowers also the forests are also in full bloom with rare tree orchids and the colorful rhododendron, Nepal's national flower, also a spring highlight. The Langtang forests are also well known for their wildlife, including red pandas, Himalayan black bear, wild boar and langur monkeys - you are likely to see packs of these monkeys between Syabru and Ghora Tabela. Beyond Langtang village is the summer settlement of Kyanjin with its small gompa and cheese factory. Our camp here amongst yak pastures, dominated by the fluted north west face of Kangchenpo, whilst Kyangjin Ri at 4708m provides a splendid viewpoint. The views from here are as spectacular as anywhere in the Himalaya, a 360 degree panorama of snow capped including the awesome Langtang Lirung, Pemthang Ri, Langshisha Ri, Dorje Lakpa, and Kangchenpo, Tilman's fluted peak. Descending from the upper Langtang Valley, we retrace the route back to Syabru village than continue trek to Holy gosainkund lake. After crossing the Gosainkund pass 4610m, trail continue leads to the Helambu valley then we make almost a circle going through Tharapati, Tarkeghyang, sermathang to Melamchi pul bazaar than by private vehicle or by bus back to kathmandu with beautiful Himalayan scenery.

Trip Fact Box

Trekking duration: 19 days

Starting from: Kathmandu. By bus Dhunche

Ending at: Melamchi Pul Bazaar than by bus or private vehicle back to kathmandu.

Grade: Moderate

Highest access of the trek: Gosainkunda pass(4610 meters)

Culture: Tibetan Sherpa Culture

Mode of trekking tour: Tea-house(Lodge ) or a camping trek

Himalayan sights: Langtang Himalaya range, Doreje lakpa, Gaurishanker, Yala peak,Naya khanga & Annapurna Himal.

Splendid breathtaking place: Langtang valley, Holy Gosainkund Lake & Helambu valley.

Langtang Helambu Trekking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m, transfer to hotel, Langtang Helambu trekking briefing with officially arrangement , overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 02: After breakfast,Kathmandu drive to Shyabrubensi (1420 m).
Day 03: Shybru bensi trek to Lama hotel (2804 m).
Day 04: Lama hotel trek to Langtang Valley (3500 m).
Day 05: Langtang trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3800 m).
Day 06: Acclimatization and explore day. During this day you can hike up to Kyanjin ri or Tseku ri for superb Himalayan scenery of Langtang lirung 7245m, Ganesh Himal 7406m, Naya khanga 5846m , Dorje lakpa 6988m, Gauri shanker 7145m, Gangchenpo 6387 m, yala paek 5500m or hike to Langtang Lirung base camp. overnight at Kyanjin Gompa.
Day 07: Kyanjin Gompa trek to Ghora Tabela (2400m)
Day 08: Ghora Tabela trek to Syabru village (2300m)
Day 09: Shyabru village trek to Sing Gompa/Chandan Bari (3254 m).
Day 10: Sing Gompa/Chandan Bari trek to Gosainkund (4300 m).
Day 11: Gosainkund via Gosainkund pass 4610m trek to Ghopte(2800m)
Day 12: Ghopte trek to Therapati (3600 m).
Day 13: Tharpati trek to Melamchi Gaun(2450m)
Day 14: Melamche Gaun trek to Tarke Ghyang(2550m)
Day 15: Tarke Ghyang trek to Sermathang(2530m)
Day 16: Sermathang trek to Melamchi pul Bazaar(1750m)
Day 17: Melamchi Pul bazaar to kathmandu by bus or private vehicle.
Day 18: After breakfast , our tour guide will take to historical monument sightseeing in around kathmandu valley such as Bhaktapur, Pasupatinath, Boudhanath, Kathmandu dubar square , Monkey temple etc and in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese restaurant. Overnight at kathmandu.
Day 19: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities than drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward journey.

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