Langtang Region, yet another popular trekking destination in Nepal lies just 60km north to Kathmandu valley. Trekking in Langtang region is well admired by trekkers and considered as best kept secret of Himalaya in Nepal. It is narrow valley nestled at foothill of Himalaya with soaring peaks at either side. Langtang region trekking is easily accessible without flight, a few hour drive and few days trekking takes you to the wild vicinity of the region. Dramatic contrast in elevation with diverse topography and geology makes this region a perfect place for natural, cultural and ecological encounter. Trekking in Langtang region unveils the unique culture and tradition of Tibetan community on the backdrop of gigantic mountain scenery.
Langtang valley is well protected by Langtang National Park (first Himalayan National Park in Nepal) that is spread over the area of 1,710 sq. km. Despite of its easy accessibility from Kathmandu, it is relatively less-crowded and remains beaten-off trail in Nepal because people usually choose to go for Everest and Annapurna region trekking. The trekking route of Langtang region goes through a diverse landscapes ranging from ever green forests, waterfalls and streams to high-altitude meadows and closer to the area of Gang Chhenpo (6,388m), Lenpo Gang (7,083m), Dorje Lakpa (6,9900m) and Lantang Lirung (7,246m), the highest among the peak.
Lantang region is truly blessed with lush culture where you get chance to experience the colorful culture and tradition of ethnic community of the region. Gosiankunda is alpine lake in the region that carries great religious significance for Hindus and Buddhists. Langtang valley trek, Tamang Heritage site trek, Gosiankunda trek and Helambu trek are some popular and most sought trekking destination in Langtang region.