Upon your arrival at Kathmandu international airport, you will be welcomed by our representative. You will be then transferred to the hotel. Later, you can take a good rest or can walk around the local market in your free time.
The full-day Kathmandu valley sightseeing is dedicated to explore four of the UNESCO world heritage listed sites of Kathmandu. The sites that are covered are Pashupatinath temple, Soyambhunath Temple, Boudhanath Temple, and Patan Durbar Square. During the sightseeing, you will get the insights of the historical, cultural, and religious aspects of the valley. Later, you can do the preparation for the trekking.
The starting day of the wonderful Langtang valley trek. Today you will be driving to Syabrubesi via Trishuli Bazar and Dhunche. The drive is through the green hills, local villages via the Trishuli river bank. Whereas, occasional mountain views are expected on the clear days. You will be spending your night at a local hotel in Syabrubesi.
The trek officially starts from today. The route from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel is a gradual climb through the terraced farm fields and the villages. Trekking through the rhododendron and oaks forest is an exciting walk. At the Lama hotel, you will be spending your night at a local teahouse.
Take a good breakfast in the hotel before the trek resumes. The route to Langtang village from Lama hotel is an easy walk. Passing Ghoretabela, then to pine and rhododendron forest, you will be slowly getting towards the higher elevation. Upon arriving at Langtang village, you can explore around the beautiful village. You will be spending your night at a local lodge.
The route to Kyanjin Gompa from Langtang village is a gradual uphill. The route has a wonderfully crafted “Mani Prayer Wall” and remember to walk clockwise to respect the Buddhist religion. Furthermore, getting closer to Kyanjin Gompa, the greater views of the mountains opens up.
Kyanjin Gompa is a mountain viewpoint with an amazing view of Langtang Lirung and other mountains. You can also explore the Buddhist monastery here. You will be spending your night at a lodge.
The day is dedicated to explore around and a side hiking trip to Kyanjin Ri. Kyanjin Ri – the mountain viewpoint offers the greater views of mountains including Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal (7,405 m), Langtang Lirung (7,234 m), GhenguLiru (Langtang II 6,571m), Kimshun (6,745 m) and Shalbachum(6,918m), Chimsedang, Naya-Kanga or GanjaChuli (5,846m), Gangchempo, Tilman's beautiful Fluted Peak, Jugal Himal and ending to eastern horizon at Dorje Lakpa (6,980m). After collecting the good views of the mountains, you will be retracing back to Kyanjin Gompa for the night.
Following the rocky glacier portion with the steep icy trail, you will be trekking to Yala base camp today. Located at the elevation of 4400 meters, the base camp offers the greater views of Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Yala peak, and more mountains. Upon arriving, you will be setting up the camp for the night. You will be staying overnight at a tented camp.
The big day is here as you will be climbing the Yala peak today. Following the steep uphill to the summit from base camp. The route to the top is a less technical one and can get to the top with lesser effort. Upon reaching the top you will be rewarded with the greater views of Shishapangma, Dorje Lakpa, Ganchenpo, Naya Kang, Tserko Ri, Langtang Lirungand more. You will be then retracing back to the base camp for the overnight. You will be staying overnight at the tented camp.
After the wonderful adventure to the top of the Yala peak, today you will be retracing back to Kyanjin Gompa for the night.
You will be resuming your trek after the good breakfast. You will be following the same route back to Lama hotel for the night. You will be spending your night at a local lodge.
The final day of the trek. Taking the downhill route, you will be retracing back to Syabrubesi where you will be spending your night.
After breakfast, you will be taking your ride back to Kathmandu. In Kathmandu, you can do some last-minute shopping near the hotel.
After an amazing week in Nepal, you will be transferred to Kathmandu airport to catch your returning flight home. Our representative will be helping you to transfer to the airport, with the hope to see you again in Nepal. “FERI BHETAULA”.