12 Mar 2023 damodar pyakurel
Langtang valley trek is a pleasant trip with the adventurous and famous trekking trail through Langtang valley. It is a short trek yet it offers you the best panoramic view and a glimpse of the untouched Langtang area. Langtang valley trek goes from Syabru Besi (1470m) to hit Kyajin Gompa (3870m), followed by rushing rivers and lush forests. Walking around the high ridges and pastures, we can witness some of the best vistas of mountains like Langtang Lirung, Langtang Ri, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakpa, etc. Also, many Tamang villages in our ways welcome us with their different culture, lifestyle, and authentic cuisines. The best times to Trek the Langtang Valley Trek are described below:
Langtang Valley Trek In Spring Season
Spring is the season in Nepal when you can see beautiful rhododendron flowers blooming throughout the trek. This season is also perfect for people looking for photographic beauty with clear skies and no dark clouds. Moderate temperature with less precipitation makes spring awesome with fewer things to worry about and more things to enjoy. The month of March welcomes spring in Nepal usually starting in mid-March and lasting till May. Langtang Valley trek in Spring lets you enjoy the scenic beauty of the Himalayas while different species of plants and flowers decorate your trail and birds sing beautiful songs.
Langtang Valley Trek During the Autumn Season
Autumn season is the best time to do the Langtang trek. The weather is warm and stable from September to mid-December. If you’re hiking this season, you can walk under the amazing blue skies breathe fresh air, and see clear views of the Himalayan Mountains.
You can feel cold in the morning and evening, but the temperature ranges from 10 °C-15 ° C (50 °F-59 ° F) during the day. You will collect the most pleasant memories in such bearable temperatures and stable weather.
During this time, the rainfall is low so you can get the sharpest views of the stunning valleys and the Himalayas. You’ll least notice the dense fog that covers the mountains in these seasons.
Since this is the peak trekking season, you can meet many other trekkers on the route. You do not have to hike alone to reach your final destination.
Langtang Valley Trek during the Monsoon
Despite the trail being slippery with frequent rainfall, this season can be favorable for nature lovers. In this season, it is a little hard to trek in comparison to other seasons; because this season has frequent rainfall, like every day in the afternoon. But this season provides one of the best views to watch birds, greenery, yak, wild animals & view of the mountain in the morning. The trekking trail of Langtang region will look like a wild garden in the rainy season.
Generally, after heavy rainfall, you can get a clear view of mountain ranges and outstanding landscapes around. Saying that – in the rainy season – Langtang Valley Trek does not have clear weather but has window openings to be able to see the surrounding snow-capped mountains.
In monsoon, the temperature of Langtang valley will be around 9 degrees Celsius to 25 degrees Celsius during the daytime.
Langtang Valley during the Winter Season
Winter is the coldest time of year in the Langtang region. Temperatures will drop to freezing during the night. You will need to bring warm clothing and trekking gear. If you plan on trekking alone, a professional guide will make the experience more enjoyable. They will help you identify different types of flora and fauna, answer any questions you may have, and provide updated information on the trail conditions. They will also help you book accommodations and meals.
Although the trail may be wet and slippery at this time, it is still an ideal time for those who love the outdoors and want to get the best view of the landscape.