Trekking in Langtang region, the shortest and nearest Himalayan destination from the capital Kathmandu of the mere distance of 32 k.m. north (aeronautical miles distance), leads you to an amazing country where one can trek from a week to two weeks or more.
Trekking in Langtang region offers the wide choice of destinations starting from moderate-adventurous to challenging walks in the harmony of local cultural villages of Tamang, the ethnic tribes of mid hills Himalaya.
At present Langtang Himal regions are the third popular trekking and adventure destination after Annapurna and Everest, Langtang areas enriched with rare and endangered flora/fauna where near to extinct Red Panda are found.
Langtang Himal the whole range protected by Langtang National Park, the first park ever established in mountainous areas of Nepal Himalaya in mid 1970’s enriched with wide variety of vegetations, include small areas of subtropical forest (below 1000 m), temperate oak and pine forests at mid-elevation, with alpine scrub and grasses giving way to bare rocks and snow.
Oaks, Chir pine, maple, fir, blue pine, hemlock, spruce and various species of rhododendron make up the main forest species which makes an excellent habitat for Himalayan wild animals and exotic bird life.
Besides its awesome mountain views with rolling hills and verdant valley, where travelers can soak in local culture and custom of Tamang people the main tribe of people of Langtang region interwoven with Buddhism religion and age-old traditions similar to Tibetans across the border.
Trekking Planner offers the wide range of trekking and other adventure within this beautiful region around Langtang Himal for your delights and interest.
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