Itinerary

Welcome to Nepal! We will receive you the airport and transport you to hotel.

Accommodation: Hotel


An Apex  Asia Holidays representative will organize a small pre-trip meeting at the hotel lobby before commencing the day trip. Please bring a copy of your passport, travel insurance document and three passport-size photos.

Then we head off for sightseeing of the Kathmandu Valley. You will visit three main places: Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath and Bhaktapur Durbar Square. The Pashupatinath Temple is one of the most revered temples for Hindus. Every year thousands of pilgrims visit the temple from different countries. Bouddhanath is located in the outskirts of Kathmandu city and is a holy Buddhist monument. Meeting monks, learning about Buddhism and stupa dome is the main attractions of Bouddhanath. Finally, Bhaktapur Durbar Square large premises of ancient house and temples is a settlement of local ethnicity called Newars. Fifty-five-window Palace, golden temple, pottery house are definitely worth a visit in the tour.

After the tour, we head back to Thamel, where our guide will help you with checking gears required for the trek. There are plenty of trekking shops in Thamel, so you can rent or purchase if you’ve missed anything to bring.

Meals included: Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotel


The trip begins with an early morning drive to Syabru Besi. Your guide and trekking staff will pick up you from the hotel and take you to the bus station. Driving along the mighty Trisuli River and through ridgeline vistas to Syabru via Dhunche with the peep of Mt. Ganesh Himal makes the drive pleasurable. After driving for about 8hrs we reach Syabru Besi.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Crossing Trishuli River, we follow Langtang Khola on the first bit of the trek. The gradually ascending rocky path crosses Pahiro and meets Bamboo, where you can have your lunch. Bamboo is located on the banks of Langtang Khola, from here in about two-hour, you will reach Lama Hotel (2500m).

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Langtang village is a typical and one of the oldest villages in the trekking route. The trail gradually ascends to a beautiful valley with yaks via Gumanechok at Ghoda Tabela, which translates to Horse Stable. Views of the mountains get more impressive as we get closer to the Himalayas.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Today you will trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3798m), a beautiful village of the lap of Langtang Lirung. The trek for today is shorter than other days but is sufficient for acclimatizing. The cheese factory here is worth a visit, where you can try some locally made cheese, as fresh as you can get it. Once back in the village, you can climb up some hillocks for a vantage point.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Today is a rest day of your trek. You can explore Kyanjin gompa, Cheese factory, monastery, enjoy spectacular views of glaciers of Langtang Lirung and climb Kyanjin Ri (4350m).

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


We trace our steps back to Lama Hotel today after an exhilarating trek to Kyanjin.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Undulating trails lead you to Thulo Syabru, en route you can see monkeys, red pandas, and various species of birds. The pleasing village offers you splendid views of Ganesh Himal (7110m) and Langtang Himal.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


The trail leads you to Sing gompa (3250m) with ascent path until getting Phoprang Danda (3200m) via Dursagang (2660m), your walking effort is powered by stunning views of Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal including Tibetan mountains. After crossing the Cheese factory you will reach Sing Gompa.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


The trail begins to climb steadily up to Lauribinayak and continues to ascend to Gosaikunda along the rugged way with views of Manaslu Himalaya Range, Ganesh Himal Range, Tibetan Himalaya and in clear weather you can also see the Annapurnas. When you pass the huts in the pasture of Lauribinayak you will see the lakes of Gosaikunda and other lakes including Saraswatikunda and Bhairabkunda Lakes. Legend has it that Gosaikunda was made by Lord Shiva with his trident (Trishul) to quench his thirst after taking poison poison.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


After breakfast, you start the hike up to Gosaikunda, cross Lauribina Pass (4610m), which is the highest point of the trek. With impressive views of the Himalayas, the trail goes on to Langtang Lirung and descends from there to reach Ghopte.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


The ascending and descending trail through rhododendron, oak, and juniper forest meets Tharepati, from where we descend to Melamchi Gaon. Along the road, you can see the settlement of cattle herders at 3579m. Melamchi Gaon is inhabited by Sherpas, which is surrounded by jungles where you can also visit some Buddhist monasteries.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


It takes five hours to reach Tarkeghyang from Melamchi Gaon. In the beginning, the trail goes down to Melamchi River and then we cross the river and hike up to Tarkeghyang, a beautiful Sherpa village including an oldest and biggest monastery.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


After breakfast, the easy trail takes you to Shermathang over the forest and crossing tiny streams. Shermathang is another village of Sherpa family; along the trail, you can see Jugal Himal range.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Walking to Melamchi Pul Bazaar from Shermanthang is quite enjoyable through cultivated fields, many villages, their activities and interacting with locals. After five hours walking you will reach Pul Bazaar.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Today we head back to Kathmandu from Melamchi Pul Bazaar. The first half of the journey is on dirt road and the rest till Kathmandu on tarmac.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Hotel


Today is a leisure day, and you have the option of doing extra activities if you feel it. You can get more information in our Activities Page. And in the evening you will be served a farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with Nepali folk music and dance. It is also the time of reviewing the trip with your guide.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

Accommodation: Hotel


The trip concludes today. Your guide will drop you off at the international airport for your departure back home.

Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner