Budget langtang Valley Trek

Trip Information
  • Trip Duration9 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Max. Altitude 3,800 meters
  • Starts at Kathmandu
  • Ends at Kathmandu
  • Trip Type Trekking
  • Accommodation Hotel+Tea House Lodge
  • Transport Sharing Transport
Highlights
  • Explore icefalls and ice sheets
  • If you are lucky, you will get to see red panda
  • Walk through the amazing forests
  • Visit Kyangjin Gompa

Budget langtang Valley Trek 9 Days Itinerary and Cost 2024

Budget Langtang Valley Trek is an exotic and scenic journey through the landscapes of the Langtang Region that offers the most alluring views of the glaciers and mountains. An amazing exploration of the Langtang Valley is the perfect depiction of the whole 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek. Talking about the Langtang Valley Trek Distance, Langtang Valley is 19 miles north of Kathmandu. One of the most nearest trekking packages from Kathmandu, You are ready for an enormous natural treat.

The most special thing about the Langtang Valley Budget Trek is that you get to interact with the hospitable Tamang people. The whole idea about the rich Tamang culture will be beneficial for you in every aspect of life. Since it is a budget friendly trek, the cost of the Langtang Valley Trek is reasonably ranging around USD 700- USD 800. All the necessary services you get on the Langtang Budget Trek is quality and worth your money. Despite being a budget trek there is no compromise in the quality of the services you get. The accommodation and food you get will impress you in every aspect.

Talking about the Budget Langtang Valley Trek difficulty, it is a medium difficult trek. The 9 Days Budget Langtang Trek can be completed by any trekker who doesn’t even have any trekking experience. However, the most incredible part about the Budget Langtang Valley Trek is your face to face with the majestic mountain peaks such as Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Annapurna, Langtang-Lirung, and many more.

Best Season for Budget Langtang Valley Trek

The Langtang Valley budget trek is available during every season of the year. Every season has its own benefits and provide different experiences. However, spring and autumn are considered the best seasons for the trekking in Nepal. The spring season (March-May) is one of the best seasons to do this 9 days Langtang Valley Budget Trek. During the months of spring season, the weather is very stable, sky is clear and the views of the Himalayas are awesome. This season is great for trekking in the Langtang valley as you will be able to see beautiful green forests with rhododendron flowers. The autumn season (Sept-Nov) is the best time to do the Budget Langtang valley trek. During the months of the autumn season, the weather is good and the temperature will be moderate. You will enjoy the trek with the clear sky, amazing views and fresh air. As these two seasons are peak seasons for the budget Langtang trek, the trekking trails and teahouses will be very crowded.

The monsoon/ summer season is the hottest time of the year in the Langtang region. This season is not much appropriate for the 9 days Langtang valley budget trek. During the months of monsoon season (June-Aug) the weather is too hot and you will face the rainfalls most of the time. The rainfalls make the trails slippery and muddy which will make the trek challenging. You can also do the 9 days Langtang budget trek in the winter season. During the month of winter season, the weather is extremely cold and you will experience the heavy snowfall in the mountain areas. You have to be extra careful and well prepared if you want to do the trek in winter season. However, if you are well prepared with the right trekking gears you can enjoy the trek during these seasons also. The trekking trails and teahouses will be less busy. So, you can enjoy the fascinating views and explore the nature at peace.

Why Welcome Nepal Treks for Budget Langtang Valley Trek

Welcome Nepal Treks is a well-organized local tours and trekking agency in Nepal. We organize the budget Langtang valley trek at the best price with high quality services. We are a team of professional with experience of many years in the field of trekking and tourism. We provide professional and much trained and well experienced guides and porters to make your trekking journey enjoyable and fun. We also customize the itinerary as per the customer request. Our client’s safety and happiness are our utmost priority. From picking up in airport, lodging, transportation to dropping at the airport for departure; everything will be done in professional ways. We serve our customers with the best services and hospitality.

Important Notes during Budget Langtang Valley Trek

  • While booking, we need the photocopy of your passport and you have to pay us a minimum of 10% payment of the total cost as advance.
  • Beverages, snacks, charging electronic devices, hot showers, Wi-Fi are not included in our packages, so you have to pay additional cash.
  • It is preferable to pack your bag lightly because porters will only carry your 15-20kg luggage.
  • You should have comprehensive travel insurance that covers trekking activities including medical expenses and emergency evacuation.
  • Carry a reusable water bottle and use water purification tablets like iodine, aquatabs tablets.
  • Pack your clothes according to the seasonal basis.
  • Budget Langtang Valley Trek is a moderate trek which requires a certain level of physical fitness so, it is recommended to prepare with cardiovascular exercises, strength training, and hiking.
  • You should carry enough cash in Nepalese rupees as ATMs may not be available in remote areas.
  • We suggest you not to book your international flights early as there may be sudden change in weather which will make your flights delay or even cancel.
  • Respect the local environment by following to the principles of Leave No Trace
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Itinerary
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Upon arrival at the airport, you would be received by our representative and then transfer to hotel. Overnight at 3 star hotel (Thamel Eco Resort or The address Kathmandu Hotel)

  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel In Kathmandu

After breakfast, we drive out along the north-western mountains of Kathmandu. Delight in the Himalayan views and marvel at the unique lifestyle through the terraced fields and rural towns. Enjoy lunch at the Trishuli Bazar before proceeding further to Dhunche. From Dhunche, we go to Syabrubesi.

  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge

This is our first day of trekking. Follow the Langtang Khola River. Pass through the thick woodlands. Cross a few suspension bridges. Pass teahouses. The trail looks steep, but it isn't that testing, and is always exciting.

  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge

After morning tea, we set out our second day of the voyage. Our trail proceeds along thick woods. Revel in the grand views of the Langtang Lirung. Pass water factories, watch chortens, and see stunning hills that have all kinds of engravings cut on them.

  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge

After breakfast, we escape the town and pass through yak pastures. We also cross the biggest mani divider in Nepal and cross a few wooden scaffolds as well. Since, we are truly getting into the high elevations; you may begin to feel the thin mountain air. Kanjin Gompa is encompassed by the Himalayas all around. You can go out for a stroll around Kanjin Gompa appreciating the perspectives, ice sheets, icefalls and yaks.

  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge

Early morning, we visit to Tserko Ria (5000m/16,404ft) for stunning sunrise views. After breakfast, continue to Lama Hotel. Since it is basically downhill, it is 5/ 6 hours stroll from Kanjin Gompa to get to the Lama Hotel. Pass ethnic Tamang settlements who take after religious and social views like the Tibetans.

  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge

After breakfast, we trek down to Syabru bensi, which takes a 5 hours walk. Enjoy the simple downhill trail through lush green vegetation. Upon arriving at Syabrubesi, we take our lunch.

  • Accommodation:Tea House Lodge

After breakfast, we drive over to Kathmandu. Arriving Kathmandu, we transfer you to your hotel. Spend the day at your own leisure, enjoying your much-deserved rest, reveling in some last moment shopping or investigating any sights you might have missed on your first day in Kathmandu

  • Accommodation:3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu

Transfer to airport departs Kathmandu by private transport.

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    Cost Details
    Cost Includes
    • Airports pick up and Drop by private car/van/bus.
    • 2 night’s deluxe accommodation in Kathmandu (on the arrival day and after the trekking).
    • Ground transportation from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi and Syabru Bensi to Kathmandu by drive local jeep or Bus.
    • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
    • An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide
    • Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide
    • Langtang National Park permits
    • Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) card fees.
    • First aid medical kit.
    • Duffle bag if necessary.
    • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel
    • All our government taxes, vat, official expenses & service charges
    Cost Excludes
    • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos.
    • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
    • Porters available at an extra cost (1 porter for 2 peoples).
    • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
    • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic Drinks.
    • Tipping (expected by guides and porters, but not mandatory)
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    Start DateSundayMay 19, 2024End DateMondayMay 27, 2024PricePriceUS$520StatusStatusAvailable
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    Essential Information

    ATM and money exchange facilities during 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    While embarking on the 9 day Budget Langtang Valley Trek, it's crucial to note the limited availability of ATM and money exchange facilities along the trail. You won’t find the ATM services in the trail that’s why it is advisable to carry sufficient cash in Nepalese rupees for the entire trek. Teahouses and lodges may accept cash for meals and accommodations, but credit cards are generally not widely accepted. Money exchange services are more readily available in urban centers before starting the trek, ensuring you have the necessary currency for the journey.

    Guides during 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    Hiring a guide during the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek can significantly enhance your experience by providing local expertise and insights. Guides bring extensive local knowledge, sharing insights into the region's culture, history, and natural features. Navigating the trails can be challenging, especially for first-time trekkers. Guides ensure a safe journey, helping you navigate varied terrains, river crossings, and potentially challenging sections, reducing the risk of getting lost. In case of unforeseen circumstances or emergencies, a guide can provide assistance. They are often trained in basic first aid and can help coordinate rescue efforts if needed. Also, guide often fluent in both English and the local language which facilitates communication with locals, ensuring smoother interactions and a more immersive experience.

    Porters during 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    Porter during the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek can significantly enhance the trekking experience. Porters play a crucial role in lightening the load, allowing trekkers to focus on enjoying the stunning landscapes without the burden of carrying heavy backpacks. It is particularly beneficial in the high-altitude terrain of the Langtang Valley. Also, porters possess a deep understanding of the trails and can navigate challenging terrains efficiently. By hiring a porter, you not only contribute to the local economy but also promote sustainable and responsible tourism.

    Risks during 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    Trekking in the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek presents certain risks and challenges that trekkers should be aware of and prepared for. Here are some of the potential risks associated with the Budget Langtang valley trek:

    • Altitude sickness
    • Unpredictable weather
    • Landslides and avalanches
    • Challenging river crossings
    • Treacherous trail conditions
    • Health issues
    • Limited communication

    Preventing Altitude Sickness (AMS) during 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    Preventing altitude sickness during the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek is essential to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. Here are some to reduce the risk of altitude sickness:

    • Acclimatize properly
    • Stay hydrated
    • Trek at a moderate pace
    • Consider altitude medication
    • Monitor symptoms
    • Descend if necessary
    • Follow local guidance
    • Have emergency evacuation insurance

    Training for 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    Training for the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek requires a focus on cardiovascular endurance, lower body strength, and overall stamina. Incorporate aerobic exercises such as hiking, brisk walking, and running to build endurance, simulating the demands of trekking at varying altitudes. Strengthen leg muscles through exercises like lunges and squats to withstand the undulating terrain. Also, comprehensive training approach ensures you're well-prepared for the diverse challenges and breathtaking landscapes of Langtang Valley Trek.

    Time and distance for Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    The Langtang Valley Trek typically covers a distance of approximately 51 kilometers (32 miles) one way from Syabrubesi to Kyanjin Gompa. The trek usually takes around 9 days, including a day for acclimatization in Kyanjin Gompa. Daily trekking durations can vary but typically range from 5 to 7 hours, depending on the specific itinerary and individual walking pace. The trek duration can vary based on your pace, acclimatization days, and specific stops along the route.

    Can I join the Group on 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek?

    Welcome Nepal Treks offer group tour packages to 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek that allow solo travelers or small groups to join a pre-organized tour with other like-minded travelers. Group tours are a popular option for those who want to explore the destinations with a group of people, share experiences, and enjoy the company of fellow travelers. When booking a group tour, you can choose from various itineraries and departure dates offered by us. The group size can vary, so you can inquire about the maximum number of participants in each group to ensure you are comfortable with the group dynamics.

    Can I book Private the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek?

    Yes, you can book a private the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek with Welcome Nepal Treks. We can customize the trek itinerary based on your preferences, fitness level, and time constraints. We also offer greater flexibility in terms of starting dates, pace, and the ability to adjust the itinerary as needed during the trek. With a private trek, you can receive more personalized attention and support from the trekking crew and guides. Welcome Nepal Treks provide a more comfortable and intimate experience, as you won't be trekking with a large group of strangers.

    Why to do 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek with Welcome Nepal Treks?

    Welcome Nepal treks have been operating for many years and has extensive experience in organizing treks in Nepal. Welcome Nepal Treks offers a splendid trek package to the customers at a very reasonable price with great services. We have knowledgeable and experienced guides who are familiar with the trekking routes, safety protocols, and local customs. Their expertise can enhance your trekking experience and ensure a smooth journey. We offers flexible and customizable itineraries to cater to individual preferences and requirements. We can tailor the trek to suit your time frame, fitness level and specific interested. Welcome Nepal treks takes care of the logistical aspects of the trek, including permits, accommodations, transportation, and meals. Also, we highly care for the safety of our customers and make them satisfied with our services.

    What is the Cost of the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek?

    The cost of 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek can vary based on several factors, including the type of trek (private or group), the level of services and accommodation, and the season of trekking you choose. According to the service, accommodation provided by us (Welcome Nepal Treks), we offer the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek at a very reasonable price. We offer this 9 days adventurous and splendid Budget Langtang valley trekking package starts from $500 with the quality services. The cost includes the transportation fees, guides, accomodation and everything mentioned in the package with all meals.

    Booking and Payment Policies of 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    If you want to book the 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek with Welcome Nepal Treks then, we need the photocopy of your passport and you have to pay us a minimum of 10% payment of the total cost as advance. You can pay us through different medium like cash, bank transfer, or online. We accept booking deposits through Credit Cards (Master Card or Visa and many more). You can also pay us direct cash. We also accept your last minute booking but the booking should be done at least before one day prior to the trip departure date. If you have any question regarding the trek, then feel free to contact us.

    Trip extension after 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    After completing 9 days Budget Langtang Valley Trek, you have several options for extending your trip and exploring more of Nepal or neighboring regions. Here are some popular trip extensions you can consider:

    • Everest Base Camp Trek
    • Annapurna Base Camp Trek
    • Tibet and Bhutan Tour
    • Langtang Valley Trek
    • Upper Mustang Trek
    • Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek
    • Chitwan National Park Safari
    • Bardia National Park Safari
    • Rara Lake Trek
    • Manaslu Circuit Trek
    • Tansen and Palpa
    • Lumbini and Buddhist Circuit
    • Pokhara Adventure Activities
    • Kalinchowk Temple Trek
    • Gosainkunda Trek
    • River Rafting
    • Mountain Flight

    Packing lists for Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    Here are the lists of some of the most necessary equipment for the Budget Langtang Valley Trek:

    • Down jackets, rain coat, wind proof jacket, quick dry t-shirt
    • Long sleeve shirt, trekking trousers, trekking boots, warm socks
    • Hat, scarf, gloves, sunglasses, under wears,
    • Face wipes, quick dry towel, sanitizer, toilet paper
    • Cell phone, cameras, torch light, power banks, water bottles
    • Sunscreen cream, moisturizer, lip balm, hair brush, etc.
    • Medical kits, water purification tablets
    • Extra money and many other necessary personal equipment and valuable

    Accommodations during Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    will be staying at teahouses/ lodges while doing the Langtang valley budget trek for 9 days. The rooms are cozy and provide comfortable bed, blankets and pillows. The toilets and bathrooms are clean and have hot shower facilities. The accommodations at low altitudes are standard but as you will reach at higher altitudes you will get simple and basic accommodations.

    Foods during Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    You will get varieties of foods in the teahouses and hotels on the trek. You will have choice of variety of cuisines from the menu. The most recommended and popular dish is local Nepalese Khana set dal bhat achaar. Beside that you can also have western dishes like Tibetan bread, soups, momos, pizza, pasta, etc. You can eat the foods and drinks according to your taste and preferences. The foods and drinks will be served with warm greetings.

    Drinking water availability on Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    During the budget Langtang valley trek, you should drink plenty of water and stay hydrated. The safe drinking water is available in the lodges, teahouses and shops. We suggest you to carry your own water bottles while trekking. You can buy the bottled water or boiled waters in the teahouses and fill the tap water. You should drink tap water only after purification. Boiled water is the best and safest option in the 9 days budget Langtang Valley Trek.

    WIFI, electricity and hot shower facilities on Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    are facilities of WIFI, electricity, charging points and hot shower facilities in the most of the teahouses of Langtang valley. In the higher altitudes the teahouses use solar energy and the WIFI many not be reliable all the time. For using these facilities some of the teahouses take extra charges.

    Difficulty level of Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    The Budget Langtang trek is a moderate level of trek. You don’t need special training to do this trek. Beginners can also complete this trek successfully. Trekkers of all ages with the proper physical and mental fitness can finish the trek successfully within 9 days. You can prepare yourself by doing jogging and exercises before few weeks of the trek.

    Guides and Porters for Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    For your safety and comfort during the 9 days budget Langtang valley trek, we provide the best professional guides and strong porters. Travelling with the guide will be fun and easier to communicate with the locals. The guides know the best routes, locals and their cultures which will be a great advantage in the trek. Likewise, the porters will carry your heavy bags and keep them safe throughout the trek. While trekking you might face some injuries or difficulties; at that time the guides will look after you and help you. Having a guide and porter for the 9 days budget Langtang valley trek is great as you will be enjoying the trek with full enjoyments and proper safety and security.

    Trekking Permits for Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    For the 9 days Langtang valley budget trek you need two permits and they are: TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System) card and Langtang National Park entry permit.

    Travel insurance for Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    It is best to have good travel insurance that covers medical expenses and emergency helicopter rescues. Sometimes unexpected incident might happen. To be safe and secured in such cases, Welcome Nepal Treks highly recommend you to have travel insurance for the Budget Langtang Valley Trek.

    Tips for guides and porters during Budget Langtang Valley Trek

    The tips are the reward in form of money or gifts to the services provider for their great work and services. In these  budget Langtang Valley Trek you will receive great help and outstanding services from the guides and porters. The tipping is not compulsory for the trek but is expected by the guides and porters after providing you the best services throughout the trek. If you liked their services then you can reward them with small number of tips. The tips will make them happy and encourage them to work even better. Overall, the tipping during 9 days budget Langtang valley trek completely depends on your choice and wish.

    Why to do Budget Langtang Valley Trekking

    The budget Langtang valley trek is easy, beautiful, unique and short than many other treks. Trekkers can get the beautiful opportunity of exploring the gorgeous Langtang national park where one can see different animals. While doing the trek, Trekkers can learn more about Tibetan Buddhist culture and unique lifestyle of Nepalese people. The trek offers an opportunity to explore the ethnic villages, ancient monasteries, various landscapes, villages and mountains. The 9 days budget Langtang trek is also a perfect trekking trip to enjoy with family. Trekking in Langtang valley will surely give you a lifetime and the most unforgettable trekking experience. You will fall in love with this trekking destination for its beautiful nature, environment, authentic culture, kind people, forests and snowcapped mountains.

    What Our Clients Says
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      WanaFrance,May 28, 2019
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      Langtang Trek

      This is my second trip using Welcome Nepal Treks. The trip was excellent with excellent support throughout, Guide and porter was great Mr Ngima Ongel Lama and Rabindra tamang. I will highly recommend their service to all my friends and relatives.

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      DinaraRussia,May 20, 2019
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      Best Langtang Trek tour experience

      We used Welcome Nepal Treks to find a guide and porter for the Langtang Trekking and Nagarkot day hiking trip. Hari was really helpful in giving us all the information we needed, helped to get our bus tickets and everything else organized. Our guide Ngima and porter was wonderful, When we returned to Kathmandu, we were made to feel incredibly welcome back at the office. I would use Hari and his team when I get the chance to return, and highly recommend them to anyone looking to organize a memorable trip in Nepal. Thanks!

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