Do you want to go on a hiking path that has beautiful views but isn’t too crowded? Then Langtang Region Trek is what you need. Close to the capital city Kathmandu, the valley is known for its stunning beauty and fascinating cultures. Not only are these significant aspects of this valley, but the pristine lakes and vast rocky terrain and landscape are also simply mesmerizing. Langtang valley opens doors for trekkers relatively looking for quick escapes in the mountains. Hence, any journey in the Langtang valley promises a subtle trekking trip that is not exhausting at all. Trekkers nevertheless can anticipate an adventurous trip for a lifetime.
The valley houses more than 70 glacial lakes and several high-altitude lakes to relish in natural beauty. Home to sacred and famous Gosainkunda Lake, trekkers with a keen interest in high-altitude Lakes, can have a memorable journey. Bhairav Kunda, Parvati Kunda, and Dudh Kunda are some other famous lakes in Langtang valley. Similarly, discovering Tamang and Sherpa cultures are another great highlight of Langtang Region Trek. These ethnic groups are primary inhabitants of this region and lead an exciting life in the remote mountains. The inhabitants follow the Tibetan Buddhist religion, so you can see religious resemblance on the trekking path all along the trek. Thus besides the giant peaks, observing their enthralling culture and tradition are delightful features of Lantang valley.
Anyone embarking on a journey in Langtang gets to admire Langtang Lirung – the highest peak in the Langtang range. Also, in its south are the Chimse Danda which crosses Ganja La pass and Jugal Himal ending at Dorje Lakpa. These snow-topped peaks are the origin of the Lantang River. Besides that, walking inside the Langtang National Park is a splendid sensation. The park houses varieties of birds thus are one of the best places in Nepal for bird watching. Likewise, the park also shelters endangered Red pandas and snow leopards; hence, if you walk the path at the right time, you may have a lucky encounter with these species.
Altogether, the Langtang Valley is a beautiful place to visit if you want to immerse yourself in both natural and cultural features at the same time. And that too without having any disturbance. Check out the different hikes in the Langtang Valley, and if you’d prefer a custom excursion, please let us know. Nepal Hiking Team is willing to customize a journey to meet your needs.