Western Nepal is iconized by the Annapurna massif and the popular tourist destination, Pokhara. The Annapurna region encapsulates the world’s best trekking routes. The major and popular trekking routes lead to Jomsom, Mustang, Manang, Annapurna Sanctuary and around the Annapurna range. Most of the treks, in Annapurna Region, including the &ld
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Langtang region, located at the north of capital city and bordering Tibet is protected as Langtang National Park. This is regarded as the closest and easily accessible yet magnificent trekking destination in Nepal. It has a number of high peaks including Langtang Lirung (7246m). The ultimate destination of this region is Cross Lauribinayak Pass (46100m). Amazingly, you get to see almost all of the major Himalayas in Nepal ranging from Makalu in the East to Annapurna in the West. Ganesh Himal and Manaslu can also be viewed from this region. Therefore, after Everest and Annapurna regions, Langtang is the most preferred destination of the trekkers coming to Nepal.
The Langtang Valley itself is green, full of beautiful flora and small communities scattered along the valley walls. Inhabited by the Sherpa and Tamang people of the northern Himal, the region offers travelers a glimpse of the unique cultural heritage of this border region. The traditional industry of butter production and its transport to Tibet remain at the heart of the local economy.
Langtang valley is situated in the northern region of Nepal bordering with Tibet. It includes Langtang Lirung (7,246m) among many of the peaks in the region, and the famous Langtang National park. Langtang trek offers majestic views of mountains and surrounding landscapes, leading to Langtang-Gosaikunda region of ethnic Tamang inhabitants.
Langtang is a narrow valley that lies just south of the Tibetan border. It is sandwiched between the main Himalayan range to the north and a slightly lower range of snowy peaks to the south. This trek offers an opportunity to explore villages, to climb small peaks and to visit glaciers at a comfortably low elevation. You can trek to Langtang by returning to Kathmandu via the holy lakes of Gosainkunda at 4,300m, thousands of Hindu pilgrims visit the lakes during the