Langtang Circuit trek leads you close to the Tibetan border and a remote glacier valley called Langtang. It is one of the closest and less traveled trekking routes from Kathmandu that you can reach without taking any domestic flights. The trail winds through the Langtang National Park, a protected area and home to hundreds of flora & fauna. You trek by picturesque villages, lush rhododendron forests, cascading waterfalls, rivers, and meadows.
Enjoy the best of the Langtang region on our 13 days Langtang Circuit trek. Experience an authentic mountain lifestyle and witness heavenly mountain landscapes along the trail. Spend nights in beautiful villages, visit Kyanjin Gompa, unwind at the shore of Gosaikunda Lake, and have intimate encounters with the indigenous community of the Helambu region.
If you are aware of the Annapurna Circuit trek and Manaslu Circuit trek, then you must know how famous these two treks are. The Langtang Circuit trek is a great alternative to these well-known treks also a budget-friendly trek. You get to enjoy a less crowded trail, excellent mountain views, an adventurous route, and the warm hospitality of the locals. Our Langtang Circuit trek of 13 days explores the beautiful Langtang valley, some parts of the Tamang Heritage Trail, and extends to the sacred Gosaikunda Lake & Helambu region.
Learn about the culture & traditions of Tamangs & Sherpas on this trek. During your night stay in villages like Sherpa Gaun (2,563 m/8,406 ft) and Thyangsyapu (3,140 m/10,299 ft), you'll get to see their unique daily lifestyle. The trail then takes you to ancient Kyanjin Gompa (3,870 m/12,696 ft) and ascends to Gosaikunda Lake (4,380 m/14,366 ft). It is a holy lake and a pilgrimage site. This trek is also known as Langtang Gosaikunda Helambu Trek because the next part of the trek crosses the Lauribinayak pass (4,610 m/15,120 ft) and joins the stunning Helambu region.
Mountain Views & Close Encounters with the Locals
Langtang Circuit Trek is heaven for landscape lovers. This part of the Himalayas boasts storybook-like scenery and tranquility. You will be amazed by the hospitality of the locals and the mountain views. Some of the mountains you can see during the Langtang Circuit trek are Langtang Lirung (7,234 m/23,734 ft), Ganesh Himal (7,422 m/24,350 ft), Dorje Lhakpa (6,966 m/22,854 ft), Shishapangma (8,027 m/26,335 ft), Kang Guru (6,981 m/22,904 ft), Annapurna Ranges, Manaslu, Mt. Everest (8848.86m), etc.
As most of the time, you'll be walking through forests of rhododendron, bamboo, oak, etc, you may get to see wildlife like monkeys, deer, red panda, etc. Langtang Circuit trek lets you make lifelong memories with your loved ones. You'll get a chance to bond and understand each other better. Every step of the trek does bring challenges but also lets you test your endurance & breathtaking views motivate you to move further.
Why trek with Nepal Nirvana Trails?
At Nepal Nirvana Trails, you get more than two decades of expertise in the travel industry. The team has multiple generations working together, so you'll have a very different trekking experience. You can see our itineraries are very different and designed to serve all kinds of travelers.
The Langtang Trek with Gosaikunda & Helambu is one of our best adventurous treks. We assure you of a safe and satisfying venture in the Himalayas. Our team members are very professional and friendly. We make sure all the journeys with us are special.
If you are looking to do a short trek in the Langtang region, then check out our Langtang Valley Trek and Gosaikunda Trek. These two are short and moderate treks. Similarly, here are some other less visited adventurous trekking packages for you- Makalu Base Camp Trek, Kanchenjunga Circuit Trek, Upper Mustang Trek, Annapurna Circuit with ABC Trek, and Everest Three High Passes Trek.