Best Time for Langtang Valley Trek
The autumn and spring are the best seasons for the Langtang valley trek. During the autumn season the weather is favorable. It will be easy to walk with average temperature. During autumn season the sky is clear and the trekkers will witness breathtaking views. The days are warm and the nights and mornings are chilly. Another great season for the Langtang valley trek is spring season. The spring season is a very beautiful season as trekkers will witness the beautiful green forests and colorful rhododendron flowers blooming on the trail. The weather condition is also stable in this season. Everything makes perfect for Langtang valley trek in spring season. During these autumn and spring season trekking trails are overcrowded. The winter and monsoon season are not much recommended due to poor weather condition. During winter the temperature is extremely cold and you might experience heavy snowfalls. The paths might get blocked by the snow and it would be difficult to trek. While in monsoon the trekkers will face frequent rainfall and unstable weather. The rainfall makes path slippery and muddy which creates difficulty in the trek. However the views of jungle, wildlife and mountains are mesmerizing in this season. Each season has its specialty and offers different views and different experiences.
Packing lists for the Langtang valley trek
To make your trip safe and comfortable you need to pack the right trekking gears. So here are the lists of some of the most important equipments to pack for the 12 days Langtang valley trek:
- T-shirt, rain jacket, sweaters, waterproof jacket, down jacket
- Trekking boots, warm socks and inner wears
- Gloves, scarf, quick drying towel
- Sun hat, sunscreen cream, face wipes, lip balm, sunglasses
- Headlight, water bottles, power banks
- Backpack, trekking pole, water purification tablets, sleeping bags
- Money, Cell phone, Camera,
- First aid kit and other personal and valuable equipments.
Accommodation and hotels in Langtang valley trek
While doing the Langtang valley trek the trekkers will be staying at the guest houses. The rooms are basic and provide comfortable beds, warm blanket and soft pillows. The toilets are clean and comfortable. You will receive warm services and hospitality by the locals.
Foods and meals during Langtang valley trek
There are varieties of delicious food in the guesthouses on the trail. The local Nepalese food dal bhat achaar is the most popular and recommended dish. Beside this you can enjoy other foods like: noodles, momos, bread, pancake, etc. The foods are hygienic and delicious.
Drinking water on Langtang Valley Trek
During the 12 days Langtang valley trek, you should drink plenty of water and stay hydrated. You can buy mineral water or hot water from the teahouses/ lodges. We suggest you to carry your own water bottles or thermos that will keep your water warm during the trek. You can also fill the tap water but you should drink the tap water only after purification. So it is better to carry water purifying tablet. The safe drinking water is available throughout the trek so you should not be worried.
Wifi and electricity facilities during Langtang valley trek
During the Langtang valley trek you will be enjoying the facilities of Wifi and electricity are available in the teahouses at lower altitude. But while you trek to the higher altitudes, most of the teahouses don’t have the wifi and electricity facilities. In the higher altitudes only solar power is available.
Difficulty level of Langtang valley trek
The 12 days Langtang valley trek is not much difficult. People with normal physical fitness and good mental health can complete the trek successfully. The trek is completely suitable for the beginners. You can get prepared for the Langtang valley trek by doing some strength exercises and hiking before some weeks of the trek.
Guides and porters for Langtang valley trek
Welcome Nepal Treks provide best professional English speaking guide for the 12 days Langtang valley trek. Your trek will be very easy, safe and comfortable with the presence of guides and porters. Guide will help you lead the trek and show you the best trekking route and explain you about the history and cultures of the region. While porter can carry your bag throughout the trek that will make your trekking journey comfortable. They will provide the best services and make sure to make your trip enjoyable and memorable.
Permits required for Langtang valley trek
The trekkers should have three kinds of permits for the Langtang valley trek. They are: TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management Systems), Langtang National Park permit and Shivapuri National Park entrance fee.
Travel insurance for Langtang valley trek
Welcome Nepal Treks suggest you to have good travel insurance for 12 days Langtang valley trek. Sometimes unexpected incident might happen while doing the trek. So, having travel insurance during the Langtang valley trek will make you feel safe and secured. The travel insurance should cover medical expenses and emergency helicopter rescue.
Tipping in Langtang valley trek
The tipping during Langtang valley trek is not compulsory. Tipping depends on the trekkers wish. Tips are the way of thanking to the services provider. If you liked the services provided by the guides and porters on the trek then you can reward them with small amount of tips. The tips will make them happy and encourage them to work even better.
Why to do 12 days Langtang valley Trek
Langtang valley trek is a glorious and very popular trek in the Himalayan region of Nepal. It is one of the most beautiful treks in Nepal. It is a scenic trip through the rhododendron and bamboo forests, thundering waterfalls, pretty villages and stunning snow-capped mountains. The trekkers will be introduced to different cultures, traditions and ancient monasteries on the trek. The trek also passes through Langtang national park where you can discover various flora and fauna. The 12 days Langtang valley trekking package is a well combination of rich cultures and traditions and natural beauty which will provide you real adventurous experience. Anyone who wants different and unique trekking experience in Nepal must do this Langtang valley trek.
Why Welcome Nepal Treks for Langtang Valley Trek
Welcome Nepal Treks is a well organized tour agency that provides the best trekking packages at the best rates. We suggest you to do the 12 days Langtang valley trek with us for the best trekking experience. Our 12 days Langtang valley trek is full of adventures and thrills. We provide you an experienced trek guide and a porter who will make your trekking journey safe and comfortable. From the first day of airport pick up, lodging, transportation to the last day for the departure, we manage everything in a professional ways. We serve our customers with the high quality services and warm hospitality. We make sure that our customers are enjoying and having the best time with us. So book the 12 days Langtang valley trek with us for the memorable trekking trip in Nepal.
Arrival Day of Langtang Valley Trek
If you book the 12 days Langtang Valley trek package with welcome Nepal treks, we will warmly welcome you and make sure to make your trip memorable. On the day of your arrival, our team representative will be waiting for you at the Tribhuvan International Airport. Our team representative will have your name plate and warmly welcome you with Khaada (Shawl) and escort you to the hotel in a private vehicle.
ATM or Money Exchanges in Langtang Valley Trek
No there are no money exchanges or ATMs on the Langtang valley trekking route. Trekkers should exchange or withdraw the money before the trek in Kathmandu. There are many money exchange centers, ATMs and banks in Kathmandu. It is best to carry enough local currency during the Langtang valley trek.
Laundry during Langtang Valley Trek
The teahouses in Langtang valley trek do have basic facilities but the laundry facilities are very limited. If the laundry services are unavailable, you can buy hot water or bucket water and wash your clothes on your own.
- Risks During Langtang Valley Trek
- Altitude sickness
- Unpredictable weather conditions
- Avalanches and landslides
- Injuries and illness
- Carelessness, etc.
- Solutions for the risks on Langtang Valley Trekking
- Acclimatize properly
- Wear right layers of clothes according to the weather
- Stay hydrated
- Avoid alcoholic beverages
- Follow the guidelines and instructions
- Proper nutrition
- Stay positive
- Be careful
How much does it cost to do the Langtang Valley trek
Welcome Nepal Treks offer the Langtang valley trekking package at a very reasonable price with the best services. We offer this exciting package at $1100 per person. The cost includes all the services mentioned in the package.
Group Joining Langtang Valley Trek
Trekkers can choose the group joining Langtang valley trekking package if they are alone and want to share trekking experience. Welcome Nepal Treks offers group joining Langtang Valley trek on the fixed departures. We will provide you with information on departure dates, group size, and other details. The Langtang Valley group join trekking package allows you to enjoy the walk with different trekkers from different countries. The group trek is a golden opportunity to maintain a friendly relation and helpful atmosphere throughout the trekking journey.
Private Langtang Valley Trek
If the trekkers are alone and prefer the private trekking experience then you can book the private Langtang valley trek with Welcome Nepal Treks. This allows you to have more flexibility in terms of itinerary, pace, and the level of services. We will customize your itinerary for the private Langtang Valley trek based on your preferences and help you design the trek that suits your needs.
Langtang Valley Trek booking and payment policies
When you confirmed the booking of the 12 days Langtang Valley Trek with Welcome Nepal Treks, we need 10% payment of the total cost in advance. You can also pay the total cost payment in advance. We accept booking deposits through Credit Cards (Master Card or Visa and many more). Bank/credit card service charge should be paid by the clients themselves at the time of deposit. You can also pay direct cash on hand. The price mentioned in the site is real. We don’t have any hidden charges. We also accept your last-minute booking. For more understanding you can go to our site and see the terms and conditions. If you do not understand any of our terms and conditions, feel free to ask us. Our team will help you to understand all the important information at the time of booking.
Related trips in the Langtang region
Besides Langtang valley trek, there are some of the trekking trips related to do in Langtang region of Nepal. They are mentioned as below:
- Helambu Trekking
- Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking
- Tamang Heritage Trail
- Langtang Ganja La Pass Helambu Trekking, etc.
Trip extension after Langtang Valley Trek
If you have some more time left in Nepal after finishing 12 days Langtang valley trek then you should extend your trip. There are many other hikes, treks and tours to enjoy in Nepal. Here are some of the popular trip extensions:
- UNESCO world heritage sites tour
- Kathmandu tour
- Pokhara tour
- Chitwan national park tour
- Nagarkot hike
- Everest helicopter tour
- Mount Everest flight tour
- Trishuli river rafting, etc.
Departure Day of Langtang Valley Trek
The trekkers will be served the farewell dinner by Welcome Nepal Treks at the typical Nepalese restaurant after finishing their Langtang valley trekking trip of 12 days. And on the day of the departure back to your country, the team representative of Welcome Nepal Treks will pick you up from your hotel and drop you to the international airport at a private vehicle and bid our last goodbyes.
Feedback after the Langtang Valley Trek
After finishing your Langtang trekking trip, we would love to hear from you about how you enjoyed the trip and if there is anything we need to improve. We would love to receive any suggestions or feedback from the trek. You can write your feedback and reviews about our company services and your trekking experience with us at the trip advisor. You can also learn the feedback and reviews of our company services written by many trekkers from different parts of the world. Feedback is highly appreciated!