Langtang region FAQ's

  • How long is the Langtang Trek?

The Langtang Valley Trek is a relatively easy trek and is often far less busy than other popular treks in Nepal. The trek can be done in seven days, however, it usually takes 10 to 12 days.

  • What is Langtang National Park famous for?

The expansive high meadows of Langtang provide the summer habitat for numerous ungulate species like musk deer and Himalayan tahr. The park is also famous for its populations of red panda, Himalayan black bear, snow leopard, wild dog, ghoral, serow and over 250 bird species.

  • What is the area of Gosaikunda Lake?

Lake Gosaikunda is one of Nepal's most celebrated religious and pilgrimage sites. It is located at an altitude of 4,380 m (14370 ft.) and is surrounded by peaks in Rasuwa District Langtang National Park with 13.8 ha (34 acres) of surface.

  • How far is Gosaikunda Lake from Kathmandu?

The distance from Kathmandu to Lake Gosaikunda is 67.5 miles (108.63 km), and a short trip from Kathmandu to Lake Gosaikunda and back to Kathmandu takes seven days. Lauribunayak is a little hard to climb a hill after Sing Gompa and before the Gosaikunda, at this hill many trekker feel altitude sickness.

  • What is the elevation of Yala Peak?

Yala Peak is a mountain in the Langtang area in Nepal. It is considered a trekking peak by the Nepal Mountaineering Association, and is a relatively simple, non-technical climb. The elevation of Yala Peak is 5520 m from the Sea Level.

  • What are the major attraction in tamang heritage trip?

The major attractions of Tamang Heritage Trip include settlements such as Gatlang, Briddhim Langtang and Kyangjin Gompa. Tamang Heritage Trail paired with Langtang Trail Trekking package also includes sightseeing guided tours to some Kathmandu Valley's major world heritage sites.

  • What is the cost of Langtang Valley trek?

Langtang trek is one of Nepal's most affordable and reachable high-altitude treks. Only 19 miles (30.58 km) north of Kathmandu lies the Langtang Valley. Average cost of a Langtang trek ranges from $600-$800.

  • How difficult is Gosaikunda trek?

Gosaikunda is a moderate level trek the difficulty of which depends on many external factors. Like the mode of transport, the route you choose or the environment of the season to which you're trekking. The trek's main highlight is the 108 lakes, a religious site for Hindus and Buddhists alike.

  • What is the elevation of Gosaikunda lake trekking?

Trekking Gosaikunda Lake falls within Langtang National Park. It is a journey to the sacred Lake Gosaikunda located at 4300 m above sea level. Revered by both Buddhists and Hindus, hundreds of pilgrims visit the lake during August's Full Moon.

  • How cold is Langtang Gosaikunda region?

The weather during winter i.e. December to February is cold. The temperature during the day ranges between 6°C-9°C (42.8°F-48.2°F).

  • What is the best season for Gosaikunda Trek?

Gosaikunda Lake is one of the most famous religious and pilgrimage sites in Langtang region. Autumn and Spring are the popular Gosaikunda trek best seasons.

  • How are the Langtang Tea Houses and Lodge along the route?

On the Langtang road, the influx of trekkers and mountaineers is rapidly increasing, which has brought tremendous improvement in lodging there. There are plenty of nice, cozy and well-furnished rooms available in the tea houses and lodges, with the delicious menu and great hospitality.

  • What are the most popular trekking routes in the Langtang region?

There are different routes in Langtang region to trek, some popular trekking routes are:

  • Langtang Valley Trek
  • Tamang Heritage Trip
  • Langtang Valley trek with Yala Peak Climbing
  • Gosaikunda Lake Trek
  • Sundarijal to Gosaikunda Trekking


  • How long is Langtang Region Trek?

The trekking time in the area of Langtang depends on the path you choose to take. It can be less than 6 days, and longer than 13 days. Langtang Gosinkunda Treks, which offers holistic Lake Gosinkunda of the Annapurna Ranges mountains, Ganesh Himal and many more, is the most popular 6-day trek. We offer packages of various days for trekking around the Langtang region.

  • How hard is Langtang Region Trekking?

Trekking is considered moderate in difficulty level in the Langtang region, but still a good level of fitness is required to complete the trek. You can go on this trek as long as you are physically fit and have good health. We have a versatile route with ample acclimatization and rest days before we head for higher elevation.

  • When is the best time for Langtang Valley trek?

Autumn (September to November) and spring (March to May) are the best season in Everest region to go on a trek. Every time, the sky is bright, and you'll see panoramic views of the Langtang Mountains.

  • What is the Physical requirement for Langtang region trek?

Trekking in the Langtang area is appropriate for most reasonably fit people. No previous experience is needed, and running, walking, and swimming are the fitness exercises to get involved in the excursion. If you have any sickness or health problems you should consult your doctor before considering trekking. Before they are completely acclimatized, it is natural to face little problems.

  • Do I need permits for Langtang Trek?

Indeed, you must get a permit unless you are a citizen of Nepal for trekking in the Langtang area, but it does not require a special permit for trekking. The admission permit costs some 1500 rupees ($15) per user.

  • Where is Langtang?

Langtang is a region in the Himalayas of Nepal to the north of the Kathmandu Valley and bordering Tibet. The Langtang National Park is located in the area.