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Side Trip from Kyangin Gumba during Langtang Valley Trek

Posted On:Sunday, April 28, 2019
side trip from Kyangin Gumba during Langtang Valley Trek

Side Trip from Kyangin Gumba during Langtang Valley Trek.

Kyangin Gumba is one of the best places in the Langtang Valley Trek, also the last human living place of Langtang Trek; From Kyangin Gumba there are more places to explore as the side day trip. All that places is best view point.  That places to explore from Kyangin Gumba.

1: Kyanjin Ri View Point.

3 to 5 hours of walking.

There is two Kyanjin Ri viewpoint upper and lower; both view point offers panoramic mountains, glacier, and landscapes views. To be in these viewpoint need to climb northeast of Kyangin Gumba. Lower Kyanjin Ri viewpoint located in 4400m above the sea level. From here you can have the best view of Kyanjin Gompa Village, snow towering mountain peaks, treeless landscapes, and dramatic glacier. After reached in lower view point, walking through the ride of the hills takes you to the higher part of Kyanjin ri with elevation of (4773m / 15655 ft.) from this height the views are just superb. Trail to these viewpoints are quite difficult especially descending from the top.

2: Tsergo Ri (Also called Tserko Ri)

6 to 7 hours walking.

Tsergo Ri is the highest view point east of Kyangin Gumba for a day hike; in the elevation of (4984m / 16351.71 ft.) covering by prayers flags on top. Hike to Tsergo Ri is challenging by trail and high altitude as well. If there is snow very difficult to find trail to reach in top so need to have an experience trekking guide. A view from top of 4984 m is just amazing. You will feel the beautiful views come after a hard climbing up.

3: Langshisha Kharka.

7 to 8 hours walking.

Visit in Langshisha Kharka is the longest walk around Kyangin Gumba after Kyanjin Ri and Tsergo Ri. This place is popular for the spectacular Mountain View from low elevation 4100 m. But close by there is massive Langshisha Ri 6427m which is impossible to climb but if you have proper gear and training then this is possible. Due to the long distance of walk many travellers not going there. If you love camping for overnight you can hire Tent in Kyanjin Gompa.