Langtang trekking region is considered to be one of popular trekking routes of Nepal. The Langtang trekking region lies in the Langtang National Park which conserves many of world’s endangered wild lives. A number of trekking routes are proposed inside the Langtang region.
Langtang valley in Langtang trekking region is an important transit point. The culture, lifestyle, religion as well as the daily activities of the trekking region is unusual and is visit-worth. Predominantly Buddhist followers reside in the region with a minority of Hindus. There are mostly Tamang people with a mixture of other local ethnic groups. Some of the mountains that can be views through the trekking routes are Langtang Lirung (7246m), Gang Chhenpo(6388m), Naya Kangri(5846m), Dorje Lakpa(6966m) etc. Many of passes, glaciers, Gompas, classical villages with almost Tibetan culture are remarkably outstanding.
Gosaikunda Lake, one of Holy Lakes in Hinduism is center point of attraction in this trekking region which hosts many Nepalese, Indians and many other nationalities to deep once in the Holy lake to get rid of ills, sickness and bad thoughts. Kyangjing Gompa and Ganja La Pass are other important sites people get interested to visit in.
The trekking in this region is generally started with a drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche, one of important trading points of this region. Sometimes, it is also started from Syabrubensi, another market neighboring Dhunche. The trekking routes pass through a series of forests of Rhodondren, Oak Forests and number of wild lives residing around and trees of flower. The mountain views as seen along the route are just magnificent. The lodges, Tea houses, Guest Houses make visitors reside easily in this trekking route.