New Langtang Trek for 8 days
New Langtang Trek is in the narrow valley located North of Kathmandu, is close to the border of Tibet. We prefer to call New Langtang Trek for Langtang valley because teahouse and trail has been rebuilt after Earthquake April’s 25, 2015. The trek starts from Kathmandu to Dhunche – Syafrubesi that takes around 6-7 hours (by public bus or private jeep). You will get to see some of the most beautiful snow peaks of the Ganesh Himal and Langtang ranges, and simple yet rich Tamang and Buddhist cultures.
You can see Yaks, many families of white monkeys, Himalayan Pika and Wild Thar (mountain goats) in the Langtang valley. Red Panda, Snow leopard, wild pig and black bear is also in the Langtang National Park.
The jungle is colorful of Rhododendrons flowers in April/May.
Kyanjin Gomba – Tsergo Ri a day trek
Going further into the Langtang’s upper part, you will reach at Tsergo Ri 4984m. This is one of the most popular day hike from Kyanjin Gomba where you will find fooding and lodging facilities. Trek to Langtang is considered to be one of the most exciting trekking experience in Nepal. Among all the places you can visit in Kyanjin, the cheese factory near the Gomba (monastery) is famous in its own way. The factory was started as a Swiss project in 1955.
You can do a day hike to Tsergo Ri, Kyanin Ri, Langtang Lirung Base Camp and Langsisa Kharka in the Langtang valley.
Tsego Ri is one of the best view points in the Langtang National Park 5-6 hours trek towards the west of Yala Kharka will reach you to the summit (4984 meters) that has beautiful pray flags all around.
Kyanjin Gomba – Langsisa Kharka, a day trek
From Kyangjin Gomba, if you head up then you will reach Langsisa. Here you can experience a walk in the main Langtang Glacier. The famous big red rock at Langsisa has a story associated with it. According to legend the rock got this reddish hue because once a holy man who lived outside the valley lost his Yak, which he found here. His yak dies here and so the name of the place is Langsisa (Lang means Yak and Sisa means dies).
You will have an opportunity to see closely River, rocks, glaciers and jungle walk with watching white monkeys, wild animals, yaks and many birds during the Langtang Trek.