Langtang circuit trek is one of the most popular trekking program in Langtang region and frequently organized trek in Escape Nepal Holidays. The Langtang circuit trek take you all around the Langtang valley, Gosainkunda Lake, Helambu valley that offers numerous of fascinations include amazing up close views of mountain vistas, impressive landscapes and cultural richness.
Langtang circuit trek offers amazing close-up view of mountain vistas especially from Langtang valley which is sandwiched between snowy mountain range namely mighty Langtang Lirung (7,246 m) which stands just right to the north, and Gang Chhenpo (6,388 m) and another trekking peak Naya Kangri (5,846 m) lie just at the south of the valley, the Ganjala Pass (5,122 m) and Dorge Lakpa (6,989 m) lie to the east at the end of the valley. A myth is that Langtang valley was said to have discovered by the Lama, the priest following a runaway yak. The term ‘Lang’ means ‘Yak’ in Tibetan language, whereas the term ‘tang’ means ‘to follow’ and thus during trek, you pass through the yak pasture and also encounter with the yaks.
Langtang circuit trek starts with a drive to Syaprubesi from Kathmandu and goes to langtang valley then the trail swigs south to Thulo Syabru and then trek to the holy Gosainkunda Lake side located at the altitude of 4,360 meter height, after having excursion all around, the trail then takes you back down to the beautiful Helambu valley which is rich in Buddhist cultural heritages, distinctive religious practices, languages and dress which are much more similar to those of Tibet.
Langtang circuit trek goes through Nepal’s first national parks, the Langtang national park where you have an opportunity to savor the amazing natural beauty, diverse flora and fauna and so forth. Langtang circuit trek has been popular and demanding trekking destination among the clients in recent days, because of yet least explored fascinations of the areas including of amazing mountain vistas, impressive landscapes, Buddhist monastery, charming settlement of Tamang, Hyolmo and more.