Langtang Helambu Trek

A moderate level trek in the Langtang National Park.

Duration Duration 17 Days
Meals Meals
  • 16 breakfast
  • 13 Lunch
  • 13 Dinner
Accommodation Accommodation
  • 3-nights hotel
  • 13-nights eco-lodge
Activites Activities
  • Sightseeing
  • Trekking
  • Mountain View
Price Reduced US$ 1650 Price Starts From US$ 1350
Destination Destination
Nepal
Difficulty Difficulty
Moderate
Max. Altitude Max. Altitude
4620 Meter
Activities Activity
Trekking
Start and Point Start/End Point
Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Best Season Best Season
March, April, May, Sept, Oct, Nov
Group Size Group Size
1 - 8 People
Transportation Transportation
Jeep/Bus
Activity Per Day Activity Per Day
6-7 hours trek

Overview of Langtang Helambu Trek

Langtang Helambu Trek starts with the bus ride to Syaprubeshi, Rasuwa, from Kathmandu. The Langtang trekking would be a mesmerizing experience. Trekker encounters animals, birds, and terrains. However, dangerous animals are rarely encountered. Instead, the sight of a national bird of Nepal, Daphe (Lophophorus), Rhododendron Forests, and Monkey is a bonus. And Wildcats would be an enthralling experience.

The Langtang Gosaikunda, Helambu Trek region, boasts a vibrant feeling of remoteness and peace. Even if it is so near to Kathmandu. The nearest trekking route of Nepal excites you with the diverse package of downhill and uphill trails, witnessing the birds, animals, forests, rivers, and mountains.


Langtang Helambu Trek Highlights

  • Sightseeing in UNESCO Heritage sites
  • Langtang Valley Explore
  • Sacred Lake – Gosainkunda
  • Himalayan View from Kyanjin Ri (4350 meters)
  • Lauribinayak Pass (4610 meters)
  • Helambu Valley

The Gosainkunda Lake itself embarks on the landmark high-altitude natural water reservoir. The wilderness and the fear of the unknown prevail. Langtang Helambu Trek on the faint trail would give your adrenaline the test of perseverance and excitement.

The sacred lake for Hindu and Buddhist followers shows you the moral lesson of religious harmony. The lake itself symbolizes the sacrifice for the cause of goodness.

Lord Shiva once drank the poison extracted from the Sea to save humanity. Poison nearly destroyed people. He felt enormous pain and stroked the hills of Gosaikunda. I am eventually forming the source of water for the Lake. The water neutralized the pain and poison. Therefore, the lake is the symbol of eternal peace and sacrifice.

Every year, thousands of domestic and international tourists visit this sacred place. The Langtang trek is highly recommended for the unique experience of religion, harmony, and nature.

Langtang Helambu Trek route information

Helambu is the nearest trekking destination to Kathmandu valley. It lies within the Langtang National Park. The cool breeze amidst the lush green forests highlights the Langtang Helambu trek. Moreover, Tamang origin people mainly live in this area. They allow you to experience the authentic Mongolian locals of the region.

Melamchighyang and Tarkeghyang take you to another level while trekking. Either monasteries or Gumbas and gompas on the way make you as spiritual as ever. The local water mills, chirping birds, hustling and bustling rivers, and peaceful nature make your trek in the Langtang Helambu trek region a spiritual and vibrant trekking experience.

Book with us. Undoubtedly, the Helambu trek is the best-diversified trail in Nepal. Peregrine Treks ensure impeccable hospitality and quality service.

Langtang Helambu Trek Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu Tribhuvan International ( TIA ) airport
  • Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
  • Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi
  • Day 04: Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
  • Day 05: Lama Hotel to Langtang
  • Day 06: Lamgtang to Kyanjing Gompa
  • Day 07: Early morning Climb to Chorkari Ri and back to Hotel
  • Day 08: Kyanjing to Lama Hotel
  • Day 09: Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru
  • Day 10: Thulo Syabru to Shin Gompa
  • Day 11: Shin Gompa to Gosaikumda
  • Day 12: Gosaikunda to Ghopte
  • Day 13: Ghopte to Malemchigaon
  • Day 14: Malemchigaon to Tarkeghyang
  • Day 15: Tarkeghyang to Shermathang
  • Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu
  • Day 17: Departure International airport

Includes/Excludes

What's included

    • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
    • A three-star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
    • Room in the best available lodge and all meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking
    • Tourist Bus to and from Kathmandu
    • Kathmandu Valley guided city tour in private vehicle
    • All entrance fees during sightseeing and trekking
    • An experienced English or other Language speaking guide and one assistant guide for more than five trekkers
    • One porter for two trekkers
    • Guide, porter, and necessary staff salaries, insurance, accommodation, and food
    • Down jacket and sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion)
    • The company’s free services are the trekking bag/duffel bag, t-shirt, achievement certificate, and trekking map.
    • Langtang Helambu Trek Permit and TIMS
    • First Aid Medical Kit or essential medicine
    • Seasonal fruits during the trek
    • Farewell dinner
    • All applicable government and local taxes

What is excluded

    • Nepalese visa fee and international airfares
    • Hotel accommodation, Lunch, and Dinner in Kathmandu because of an early arrival in Nepal or late departure from
    • Nepal, before return from the Langtang Helambu Trek
    • Travel and rescue insurance for trekkers only
    • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, soft or hard beverages, recharge the battery, bottled/boiled water, extra porters, hot shower, a pot of tea, etc.) during trekking
    • Tips and gratuities for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

Departure Dates

We have daily departures for private trips, so we recommend booking it according to your schedule. We do not need a minimum group size for the private trip and won’t charge additional charges for a solo traveler.

Please let us know if you need additional services like pre/post accommodation, domestic flight, Everest Mountain Flight, adventurous sports, sightseeing, etc. Please fill out this customized form for your convenience.

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    We accept major currencies such as the US Dollar, the Great Britain Pound, the Euro, the Australian Dollar, the Singapore Dollar, the Indian Rupee, the Swiss Franc, the Canadian Dollar, the Japanese Yen, the Chinese Yuan, the Saudi Arabian Riyal, the Qatari Riyal, the Thai Baht, the UAE Dirham, the Malaysian Ringgit, the South Korean Won, the Swedish Kroner, the Danish Kroner, the Hong Kong Dollar, the Kuwaiti Dinar, and the Bahrain Dinar.

    Type C, D, and M power plugs and sockets are used. The standard voltage and frequency are 230 V and 50Hz, respectively.

    Vaccinations You must be completely vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before traveling to Nepal. Vaccination documentation is required.

    On Arrival Visas are available at Nepal's entrance points for travelers. Travelers from Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine, Afghanistan, and Syria, on the other hand, are required to obtain a visa through their nearest Nepalese diplomatic post (embassy/consulate).

    Tourist Visa Fee

    15 Days – US$ 30
    30 Days – US$ 50
    90 Days – US$ 125

    To confirm the trek/tour package, we want a deposit of at least 20% of the total tour/trek fee. The remaining balance must be paid when you arrive in Nepal. We take Visa, Maestro, MasterCard, American Express, and other major credit cards. The total cost of a Bhutan and Tibet tour must be paid in full at the time of booking.

    We strongly advise you to purchase a SIM card for reliable internet access throughout Nepal. Nepal Telecom (owned by the government) and NCELL (owned by the private sector) are the two main SIM card providers in Nepal. It is preferable to get a SIM card at an airport, where staff will assist with activation and data plan purchases. If you have a SIM card, it will be easier for you to contact us and locate our airport agent.

    You can charge your electrical devices at hotels and lodges because there are no power outages. In the Himalayan region, however, hotel owners may levy a nominal fee.

    Reviews

    Rated 5 out of 5
    March 10, 2022

    I did the Langtang Helambu Trek and it was very impressive! One of the most beautiful experiences I had in my life. The lake, the view and changing landscapes are breathtaking.

    The team is very serious and welcoming, it was a real pleasure working with them. We had Mingmar as a guide, who I can only strongly recommend. He is very very nice and always looked greatly after us.

    Thank you! Peregrine Treks for making this trek happen. We will be back for more trekking that is for sure.

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    The best experience we had with Peregrine was the whole tour of the Annapurna Base Camp Trek was tailor-made for our requirements; all our requests were reviewed, discussed, and accepted and, in some instances, with a better recommendation.

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