Langtang Journey

with OneSeed Expeditions in Kathmandu , Nepal
Explore northern Nepal and the Tibetan border region. Spot monkeys, hike through cactus forests, and summit Kyanjin Ri where strings of prayer flags flutter in the breeze.
  • 1 to 10 People
  • 11 Days
$1,390.00 Per Person
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TRIP HIGHLIGHTS
• Explore bustling Kathmandu and visit the famous "Monkey Temple"
• Visit Kyanjin Gumpa village and hike up to Kyanjin Ri near the Tibetan border
• Cross flowing creeks, trek through the forest, and hike up beautiful mountain valleys

GROUP DEPARTURES
Join as a solo traveler or with friends to experience these amazing destinations with fellow travelers from all over. We guarantee all group departure dates even if only one person is signed up. We recommend asking how many people are currently in your group before booking.

MINIMUM AGE
16 years old for group departures. If you have children under 16 years old, please inquire about a private trip departure.

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Single supplements are required for solo travelers.

DAY 1:
KATHMANDU
Arrive at your lodge and spend the evening exploring the neighborhoods of Patan, home to the spectacular Durbar Square. This area contains a beautiful collection of temples, statues, palaces, and opportunities to buy souvenirs and local crafts.

Peak Altitude: 4,593 ft (1400 m)

Inclusions: airport transportation and accommodations
DAY 2:
KATHMANDU
Spend the day exploring the Kathmandu Valley. Shake the jetlag with a visit to Swayambhunath, the “Monkey Temple”. Take in the views of the city from atop one of the most important Buddhist stupas in Nepal. Return around 1pm to spend the afternoon exploring the city on your own. In the evening, join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner.

Peak Altitude: 4,593 ft (1400 m)

Inclusions: breakfast; guided tour; welcome dinner (vegetarian options are available for all meals); accommodations
DAY 3:
KATHMANDU TO SYABRU BESI
Travel by private jeep or van to the trailhead of the Langtang region. The 6-7 hour ride is worth the beautiful views.

Peak Altitude: 4,790 ft (1460 m)

Inclusions: All meals (two options including vegetarian; coffee, tea, water. Additional options available for purchase), park entrance fee, trekking permit, double occupancy accommodations
DAY 4:
SYABRU BESI TO LAMA HOTEL
Begin your ascent to the village of Khangjim and Sherpagaun village. Stop for lunch and take in the spectacular views. Continue your hike up to the village of Lama Hotel for the night.

Total Hiking: approximately 9 miles (14.5 km) / 6-7 hours trekking

Peak Altitude: 8,399 ft (2560 m)

Inclusions: All meals (two options including vegetarian; coffee, tea, water. Additional options available for purchase), trekking permit, double occupancy accommodations
DAY 5:
LAMA HOTEL TO LANGTANG VILLAGE
Begin your day with a gentle ascent followed by steeper climbing as the day progresses. Hike through forests of rhododendron, maple, and oak. Upon arrival to Langtang Village, you are greeted with fluttering prayer flags, Tibetan style architecture, mani stone walls, roaming yaks and golden barley fields.

Total Hiking: approximately 7 miles (11.3 km) / 5 hours trekking

Peak Altitude: 11,335 ft (3455 m)

Inclusions: All meals (two options including vegetarian; coffee, tea, water. Additional options available for purchase), trekking permit, double occupancy accommodations
DAY 6:
LANGTANG VILLAGE TO KYANJIN GUMPA
The trail wanders through Langtang Village before making a gentle ascent past some Tamang settlements and yak pastures. After three hours of walking, reach Kyanjin Gumpa, a centuries old monastery. Enjoy the entire afternoon to acclimatize and explore the area. For a special treat, check out the yak cheese production center just north of Hotel Yala Peak.

Total Hiking: approximately 4 miles (6.4 km) / 3 hours trekking

Peak Altitude: 12,522 ft (3817 m)

Inclusions: All meals (two options including vegetarian; coffee, tea, water. Additional options available for purchase), trekking permit, double occupancy accommodations
DAY 7:
ACCLIMATIZATION DAY IN KYANJIN GUMPA
Relax and explore the town or take an optional 3 hour hike up to Kyanjin Ri (15,655 ft), where hundreds of prayer flags adorn the mountain top.

Total Hiking (optional): approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) / 3 hours trekking

Peak Altitude: 12,522 ft (3817 m) -OR- 15,655 ft (4771m)

Inclusions: All meals (two options including vegetarian; coffee, tea, water. Additional options available for purchase), trekking permit, double occupancy accommodations
DAY 8:
KYANJIN GUMPA TO LAMA HOTEL
Begin your descent to Lama Hotel village, passing through scattered forests and along the flowing creeks and streams of the valley.

Total Hiking: approximately 11 miles (17.7 km) / 5-7 hours trekking

Peak Altitude: 8,189 ft (2496 m)

Inclusions: All meals (two options including vegetarian; coffee, tea, water. Additional options available for purchase), trekking permit, double occupancy accommodations
DAY 9:
LAMA HOTEL TO SYABRU BESI
Enjoy your final day in the mountains! Head back to Syabru Besi via Wangel. From the trail, take in views of the surrounding hills. Enjoy a relaxing evening in Syabru Besi with a cup of tea and a hot shower.

Total Hiking: approximately 9 miles (14.5 km) / 5-7 hours trekking

Peak Altitude: 4,790 ft (1460 m)

Inclusions: All meals (two options including vegetarian; coffee, tea, water. Additional options available for purchase), trekking permit, double occupancy accommodations
DAY 10:
SYABRU BESI TO KATHMANDU
Travel by private car back to Kathmandu for a farewell dinner with your guides and fellow travelers.

Peak Altitude: 4,593 ft (1400 m)

Inclusions: breakfast; lunch, farewell dinner; accommodations
DAY 11:
KATHMANDU
Time to say goodbye! A OneSeed representative will take you by private car to the airport for your flight departure.

Peak Altitude: 4,593 ft (1400 m)

Inclusions: breakfast; airport transfer
What's Included

• Medical/evacuation insurance for all participants confirmed 30 days or more prior to their expedition start date
• 3 nights accommodation in Kathmandu
• All lodging during the trek (double occupancy w/ shared bathrooms)
• Breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek
• Trekking permits and entry fees
• Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
• Guide and porter services
• Baggage transport (limited to 22lbs/10kg)
• All ground transport while in Nepal
• Guided excursions in Kathmandu
• Airport transfers on Day 1 and Day 11

What's Not Included

• Personal items
• Trip cancelation insurance (highly recommended)
• International airfare and meals during travel
• Snacks during trek
• Beverages outside of designated meals
• Alterations to standard itinerary

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