Langtang region offers some of the finest short and medium ranges trekking in Nepal. Trekking in Langtang is noted for the beautiful sceneries of pine forest, slow moving rivers, swift mountain streams, snow capped peaks, wide grassy downs and diverse ethnic settlements similar to Tibetan settlement due to its proximity to the Tibetan boarder. Langtnag Valley itself is a valley of glaciers surrounded by snow capped peaks and its inhabitants the descendents of Tibetans living vibrant Tibetan culture for years. A short Lantang trek takes up to Kyanjing Gompa for the spectacular panoramic views of stunning Langtang Lirung, Lempo Gang and Dorje Lhakpa. Easy access to the region from Kathmandu and the presence of medium ranges snow peaks in Langtang region attract mountaineers for climbing in Nepal.
A longer Langtang – Gosaikunda – Helambu trek is noted for scenic grandeur, alpine yak pastures, valley surrounded by snow peaks, glimpses of diverse ethnic cultures of Sherpa, Tamang and others. While crossing over Lauribina pass in Langtang – Gosainkunda trek, the excellent view of Tibet is remarkably breathtaking. Gosainkunda Lake itself has become the pilgrimage site for many Hindu and Buddhist devotees. Beautiful Sherpa villages in Helambu and the panoramic views of Himalayas from Annapurnas to Mt. Everest from the high ridges in Helambu add more attraction in Langtang – Gosainkunda trek.