Langtang Challenging Trek

Kyangin gompa

 Kyangin Gompa.

After the mesmerizing trip to Samari Ms. Pia Torp came back to Kathmandu. The remaining four moved towards Pokhara. After, the group sightseeing around hilarious city Pokhara Ms. Jepsen Lene decided to go around the Western teria and headed towards Nepalgunj. The three then, moved towards Chitwan. The three of them enjoyed to the fullest at Chitwan and then drove back to Kathmandu. Catherine planned to wind up her tour at Kathmandu.

However,2 members of Danish media  Mr. Aske Koch and Ms. Monica Benedicte instantly drove to Syabrubenshi on October 18, as soon as they arrived to Kathmandu. Next day their GAP trek to Lama Hotel began. Lama Hotel is a popular night stoppage for the trekkers in the region. On October 21, via Ghore Tabela the Danish media personals were at Langtang region. Lying north to the capital city, Langtang  region 3300m also shares the border with Tibet. The famous Langtang National Park in the region includes the high mountain peaks like Langtang Li Rung and even is the habitat for around 5,000 peoples. The habitat majorly consists of Tamangs.

Ganjala pass

Ganjala Pass.

The region consists of majorly deciduous forest. Ganjala Pass 5310m is one of the most challenging pass on the trekking trial in the region. Via, all these challenges on 22nd the team were at the pious Buddhist Monastery Kyanjin Gompa within the region. From there the trek descended down back to Syabrubenshi. On 27th October, the Danish trekkers hiked to Sing Gompa. Sing Gompa is the Himalayan Monastery with the crystal clear views of wide Himalayan ranges lying in the Langtang and the Tibetan region. The popular yak cheese factory there worths a shot to view. On 28th the trek headed towards Gosainkunda 4380m.

Sunset in Langtan Li rung

Sunset in Langtan Li rung.

Gosainkunda is alpine fresh water oligotrophic lake, which is the base of popular rafting river Trishuli. The demanding Lauribina La Pass 4610m lies on its outskirts. After, the three days trek via Ghopte, Tharapati and Kutumsang the lineup was at Sundarijal; a tourist destination 15km away from the capital. The place has the significant history regarding the Nepalese politics as well as a very suitable destination for the natural views like waterfalls and rivers. It is also one of the best options for the starting point to the Langtang region. On the October 2, after the long trial in the mountainous region the Danish team was escorted to the capital town.


Tamangs in the Langtang Region.

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