There are different gateways to do Langtang circuit Trek. Because this trekking trail is easily accessible from Kathmandu. All the starting points are starts from Kathmandu. Among them, Sundarijal and Syaprubesi are the popular starting point of Langtang Circuit Trek. Because these two starting places cover most of the trekking trail inside the Langtang National Park.
Langtang region has a variety of trekking trails. Such as Langtang Valley Trek, Tamang Heritage Trail Trek, Langtang Gosainkunda Trek, Helambu Gosaibkunda Trek, etc. The combination of these trekking trails is called Langtang Circuit Trek. This is a naturally incredible and cultural landmark of the Tamang community. Trekking in these regions allows the witness of Tamang’s costumes, culture, and traditions.
This region has ancient monasteries, stupas, and Mani walls along the way, and each village. All these monuments refer that; this area is very rich in culture, tradition, theology, and the identification of the Tamang community. Therefore trekking hereby means not only walking to the Himalayas; it will allow feeling real lifestyle of the mountain people.
|Day 1||Drive from Kathmandu to Syaprubesi|
|Day 2||Trek from Syaprubesi to Ghatlang.|
|Day 3||Ghatlang to Tatopani|
|Day 4||Tatopani to Nagthali and hike to a viewpoint|
|Day 5||Nagthali to Bridhim|
|Day 6||Bridhim to Sherpa Gaun|
|Day 7||Sherpa Gaun to Riverside|
|Day 8||Riverside to Langtang Valley|
|Day 9||Langtang Valley to Kyangin Gumba|
|Day 10||Hike to Kyangin Ri|
|Day 11||Kyangin to Lama Hotel|
|Day 12||Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru|
|Day 13||Thulu Syabru to Sing Gumba|
|Day 14||Sing Gumba to Gosibkunda Lake|
|Day 15||Gosainkunda to Ghopte|
|Day 16||Ghopte to Tharepati|
|Day 17||Tharepati to Tarkegyang|
|Day 18||Tarkeguang to Samarthang|
|Day 19||Samarthang to Melamchi Pul and drive to Kathmandu.|
This first option is popular and short than the second option. Although if you want you can add two more days by walking to Kutumsang, Chisapani, and Sundarijal. During this trek, you must visit some delightful places.
|Day 1||Drive to Sundarijal and trek to Chispani|
|Day 2||Chispani to Kutumsang|
|Day 3||Kutumsang to Tharepatti|
|Day 4||Tharepatti to Phedi|
|Day 5||Phedi to Gosainkunda|
|Day 6||Gosainkunda to Sing Gumba|
|Day 7||Sing Gumba to Thulo Suabru|
|Day 8||Rest day|
|Day 9||Thulo Syanru to Lama Hotel|
|Day 10||Lama Hotel to Langtang Valley|
|Day 11||Langtang to Kyangin Gumba|
|Day 12||Hike to Kyangin Ri/ Tasarikuri|
|Day 13||Kyangin to Riverisde|
|Day 14||Riverside to Sherpa Gaun|
|Day 15||Sherpa Gaun to Bridhim|
|Day 16||Bridhim to Nagthali|
|Day 17||Hike to viewpoint and trek to Tatopani|
|Day 18||Trek to Ghatlang|
|Day 19||Ghatlang to Syaprubesi|
|Day 20||Drive to Kathmandu|
This second option is two days longer because the trek starts from Sundarijal. Starting Langtang Circuit Trek from Sundarijal is an ideal option. Because it starts in lower elevation which helps to acclimatize to the altitude.
There is one more option to start the Langtang Circuit Trek is drive to Melamchi Pul and trek to Samarthang, Tarkekyang, and Tarepatti. And continue to Ghopte and Gosainkunda. These itineraries are company-made. However, these can be changed as you require.
Shivapuri Nagarjuna National Park permit
Langtang National Park permit
National Park permits can get along the way. If the trek starts from Syaprubesi National Park entry permit can be get from Dhunche. And if the trek starts from Sundarijal Langtang National Park permit better to get from Kathmandu and Shivapuri National Park available in Sundarijal.
If trekkers trek with a trekking agency; the agency will organize TIMS card. And if hikers hike individually they need to go to Nepal Tourism Board and purchase TIMS Card from there. However, you can buy permits furthermore from NTB Kathmandu.