Langtang Short Trek begins at Syabru Bensi after 6 to 7 hours scenic bust drive form Kathmandu. The trail goes through the forest of pine, juniper, rhododendron, bamboo and others rare vegetation, swift mountain streams, rugged rock and snow- capped peaks at the begging. The Langtang Short Trekking trail follow the Langtang River most of the time, when you are at Ghoretabela the valley become wider with majestic view of Langtang Himal range toward settlement of the Langtang and Kyanging Gumba. If you visit Langtang Short Trek during the spring; jungle can be seen colorful by rhododendron, orchid and magnolias blooming at the surface and the high mountains seems to be welcoming you with charming white face. Most of the time you will walk through the Langtang National Park, inside the park you may see rarely wildlife; including red pandas, Himalayan black bear, wild boar and Langur monkeys. Tamang ethnic groups are main inhabitant in this area; who have been following culture, tradition and cultivation from their old generation to still now. Some people are following animal husbandry by nomadic way. If you already been in Tibet; Langtang Short and easy trek will remind your tip of Tibet. The culture, live hood and religious belief are similar like Tibetan.
In ancient time Langtang Valley known as Namgodagam, means hidden land, heavenly gate of half-moon form. This Hidden land lies in the Langtang Valley of the Rasuwa districts. The Teoton Goden Chen reveals this place, and latter Guru Thetan Glachen opens it for meditation preciseness. When this place Namgodagam was opened, it carried with myth associated name Langtang. Lang means ox (Male Yak), Thang is Khet in Nepali (area). Once as the owner of Lang and ox with two horns follow the animal the Ox turn flat on back. Thus name Langtang came from this incident. This is farther illustrating with the name of Lansiya, Langshisa the place where the ox had died. And even today the people in this place perform annual rituals od died bull. Tibetains come to southern part of hidden land and started living there is the settlement, head is Kyanjin Gumba, where pilgrims visit for the meditation. There are numbers of caves around this place as well. The most important cave is that Padmasambhava, edge of the eastern base Camp of Langtang Lirung. Pilgrims can reach in this holy place in the two-hour walk from Kyanjin monastery (Gumba). The local people of Tibetan origin inhabit in this place.
Beyond Langtang village there is summer settlement called Kyanjin Gumba with its small ancient Monastery, by name of monastery this place known as Kyanjin Gumba. The Kyanjin Gumba was built about three hundred thirty years ago by Mingyur Dorje Dhomare, but the Buddha and Guru Rinpoche statue can find from 8th century. Beside the fascinating mountains scenery, Yak cheese factory and airport is another attraction for the visitors. The small settlement about 20 to 25 teahouses is surrounded by yak pastures, dominated by the fluted North West face of Kangchenpo. Kyanjin Gumba is best place to spent 3 to 4 nights, doing side trip to the Kyangjin Ri (4772 m), Cherko Ri 4984m provides a splendid viewpoint. Where you can see including the awesome Langtang Lirung, Pemthang Ri, Langshisha Ri, Dorje Lakpa, and Kangchenpo, Tilman's fluted peak Panorama scenery are visible at 360 degree from here, are as the best as anywhere in the Himalaya. Short Langtang Trek can do in 8 Days from Kathmandu at list amount of time, in this shortest time get in higest elevation at Kyangjin Ri (4772 m) and Cherko Ri 4984 meters and Glacier. If you can extend your holiday then best to Hike Langshisa Kharka (4285) and Langtang Lirung base camp for the glacier marine and icefall or visit five holy lakes below the settlement. You can have slice of fresh Yak Cheese at Kyanging Gumba factory. After collecting bunch of unforgettable memories in your Langtang Short Trek journey, you will descend from Kyanjin Gumba retrace along the river back to Syabru Bensi and drive back to Kathmandu.
While Hiking to beautiful Langtang valley, this will be great support for the locals who lost their home and their family during mega earth quick on 25-April-2015. The teahouses have re-build and the trekking trail has ready to walk. It is safe to trekking in Langtang valley now. Why not, you visit Langtang valley, to see after earth quick.
Short Langtang Trek is a highly recommended as Short Holiday Visitors of Nepal but still want to see mountains scenery and unique Nepalese’s culture; this can be arranged in whole year. Among many treks in the Langtang National Park, seven daysLangtang Short trek is idol as short and easy trek chances to see high Himalayan atmosphere. l would be our great pleasures to make your holidays more relax able and comfortable as you wish through our lifetime experience local Guide and porters. Nepal Mother house Treks organize Langtang Trek 7 Days itinerary according to your holiday schedule and interest. Langtang Short Trek can do whole in the year around, even in winter (December, January and February) also only you need take with you warm clothes and well hiking equipments. We are here for your heartily welcoming to join this trekking with us.