Day 1 Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1,460 m); 7 hrs.
After having breakfast, you will begin our drive towards Syabrubesi along the north-west hills of Kathmandu. During the drive, you will get to witness captivating views of the snow-capped mountains like Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Annapurna II, Ganesh Himal, and numerous other small peaks along with beautiful scenery of river, hillock, forests, and villages. You will pass by the Trishuli Bazaar, Betrawati, and Dhunche. Before continuing our trip, you will take a small break at Trishuli Bazar to have your lunch.
Day 2 Trek to Lama Hotel (2,560 m); 5-6 hrs.
Today is the first day of your trek. You will begin trekking and cross the Bhote Koshi River. On the trail, you will visit Guru Rinpoche gompa and further, trek following a stone-paved path over Langtang Khola. You will cross a suspension bridge and ascend to the Bamboo village through the landslide area. From here, the trail goes through a beautiful forest of rhododendron, maple, oak, fir, spruce, and blue pine. You might also get to see wildlife like wild boars, langur monkeys, yellow-throated martens, red panda, and Himalayan black bear on your way to the Lama Hotel.
Day 3 Trek to Langtang (3,455 m); 5 hrs.
After having breakfast, you will begin ascending on an easy trail. Further, the trail becomes steeper and you will also go through a dense forest of maple, oak, hemlocks, and colorful rhododendron. On the way, you will also get to see a striking glimpse of Mt. Langtang Lirung. Crossing a log bridge, you will ascend towards the meadows of Ghora Tabela. From here, you will pass by small settlements and scattered rhododendron bushes and cross a stream before reaching Langtang Valley. Langtang is a lovely typical Nepali valley surrounded by buckwheat, potatoes, wheat, turnip, and barley fields.
Day 4 Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3,817 m); 2-3 hrs.
You will traverse through a village and ascend towards a ridge that has a huge chorten. From here, you will slowly ascend past a stunning mani wall and cross a stream to reach Mundu village (3,442 m). Further, the trail includes more streams that you cross by using wooden cantilever bridges and moraines. On the way, you will get to see an intense view of icefall flowing from the Langtang Lirung and Kimshung Peak.
You will reach Kyanjin Gompa that welcomes with majestic views of Langtang Lirung (7,227 m), Ganja La (5,122 m), Langshisha- Ri (6,427 m), Kyanjin Ri (4,773 m), Tsergo Ri (4,984 m), Dorje Lhakpa (6,966 m), Naya Kang (5,844 m), and Yala peak (5,520 m). You will also see a cheese factory operated by Nepal Government and get a chance to taste the cheese & curd made by yak milk.
Day 5 Rest day at Kyanjin Gompa.
It is your rest day at Kyanjin Gompa to make your body acclimatized with the increased altitude. You will spend our day strolling around the Kyanjin Gompa. You will wake up early in the morning and hike to the Tsergo Ri from where you will get to see splendid views of Kyanjin Ri (4,350 m), Tserko Ri (5,000 m), Langtang Lirung, Yansa Tsenji, and Kinshung. There are also several other options for side trips to nearby villages.
Day 6 Trek to Lama Hotel; 6 hrs.
You will descend on a steep trail and reach Lama Hotel. The trail you will be trekking today is same that you have trekked on before.
Day 7 Trek to Syabrubesi; 5-6 hrs.
From Lama Hotel, you will trek through a beautiful forest of rhododendron, maple, oak, fir, spruce, and blue pine. You might also get to see wildlife like wild boars, langur monkeys, yellow-throated martens, red panda, and Himalayan black bear on our way to Syabrubesi. On the way, you will also get to witness captivating views of the snow-capped mountains like Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Annapurna II, Ganesh Himal, and numerous other small peaks along with beautiful scenery of river, hillock, forests, and villages.
Day 8 Drive back to Kathmandu; 7 hrs.
Today, you will drive back to Kathmandu after having breakfast. You will follow the same route as before. During the drive, you will get to see enchanting views of terraces, rivers, streams, dense forests, high hills, and small settlements. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will move to your hotel and rest for the day. Later in the evening, you will have a farewell dinner along with crew members.