Langtang trekking is a heavenly retreat to natures wonderful surprises: Gosainkundas freezing lakes, beautiful valleys among lush hills and much more. Being the nearest trekking destination from Kathmandu, Langtang treks are well preferred by travelers of any category. The ethnic and cultural people of the region and its religious importance also forms a major attraction for many people. The Tamangs, with their beautiful culture, lifestyle and unique language, skills, dresses and architecture will definitely enchant you.
Langtang National park is the first national park of Nepal that lies between the northern Himalayan ranges with peaks such as Langtang Lirung, Chimse Danda, Ganja La pass, Jugal Himal and Dorje Lakpa in its periphery. Langtang region is also known for its glacial lakes which amount to more than 70 in number including Gosainkunda, Bhairavkunda, Parvatikunda and Dudhkunda. Sub-alpine vegetation supports variety of wildlife including migratory birds, thar, pika, deer, monkeys et cetera.
Green Valley Nepal Treks provided an excellent first time trekking experience for me and my three friends. We met one of the co-owners, KP, at the hostel he owns (Sparkling Turtle Backpackers Hostel - a great place to stay). My group went to Nepal with no itinerary and KP was amazing at ...read more