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Mount Langtang Lirung Expedition

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TRIP FACTS

Duration32

GradeVery Hard

The snow-capped Langtang Himal massif, which can be seen clearly from the capital valley of Kathmandu, is one of the beautiful mountains in Nepal. The massif is situated in the Langtang Trekking Region, which is the third most popular trekking regions of the country. Being an old trekking region, there are many teahouses along the trekking trail. 

Langtang Lirung, 7252 m, is one of the famous peaks in Nepal. The peak is in the Langtang village, which shares its border with the Tibet Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China. 

The peak gained popularity at national and international arenas after a British team made it to the top in 1973. Climbers can make acclimatization ascents on Sergei RI, Yala Peak and Naya Kanga. There are several accessible climbing routes to Langtang Lirung from Kyanzin Gompa in the beautiful Langtang Valley.

 

ITINERARY

Day 01:Kathmandu (1320 m)Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). Upon arrival at the airport, you would be received by our representative and then transfer to hotel.

Day 02:Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi (1462 m)We take early drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi via. Dhunche (1966 m.). We drive through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Dhunche. The first part of our drive up to Trishuli Bazaar is quite smooth. Syabru Bensi is the starting point of our trek. It is a beautiful village stretched out along the ridgeline. Overnight stay at Syabru Bensi.

Day 03:Syabru Bensi to Lama Hotel (2470 m.)Today we trek from Syabru Bensi to Lama Hotel (2470m.). The trail goes along the ridge of Syabru's main street and then drop to the Ghopche Khola (2050 m.) and then to Pairo (1810 m.). From this point, the trail goes to Rimche (2400m.) through Bamboo (1960 m.) and finally end at Lama Hotel. En route one can see red pandas, monkey and bear.

Day 04:Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3430 m.)Having lunch at Lama Hotel, we trek to Langtang village (3430m.) via Ghore Tabela (3000 m.) which takes about six hours. We would find some grazing grounds of Yak on the way. The local people bring their livestock for grazing in the high pastures during the summer months. We find a monastery before we reach Langtang Village. We pay our short visit to the monastery and arrive at our destination.

Day 05:Langtang Village to Kyangjin Gompa (3870 m.)It is our turn to trek from Langtang Village to Kyangjin (3870m.). It takes about three hours to reach there. Our trail climbs gradually through small villages and yak pastures as the valley opens further and the views become more extensive. Kyangjin Gompa is reached after crossing several small streams and moraines. We would visit the cheese factory at Kyangjin Gompa. We would enjoy the panoramic view of Dorje Larpa (6990m.), Langtang Ri (6370  m.), Langtang Lirung (7245 m.) and many more.

Day 06:Kyangjin Gompa We would acclimatize at Kyangjin Gompa and go for excursion to utilize our time. We would visit the monastery and the cheese factory, walk up the moraine to see the spectacular ice falls and tumbling glaciers of Langtang Lirung or ascend Kyangjin Ri (4350 m).

Day 08-26:Climbing Period.

Day 27:Cleaning up Base Camp.

Day 28:Base Camp to Kyangjin Gompa

Day 29:Kyangjin Gompa to Lama HotelTrek from Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel. From Kyangjin, we retrace our route following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village and on to Ghora Tabela. Having lunch at Ghora Tabela, we trek steep descent to Lama Hotel.

Day 30:Lama Hotel to Sybru Bensi (1460 m.)We trek from Lama Hotel to Sybru Bensi (1460 m.). En route, we would find Tamang women weaving cloths. Besides, we would also be fortunate enough experience the rich culture of Tamangs and could see red pandas, monkey and various species of birds.

Day 31:Syabru Bensi to Kathmandu (1320 m.) We drive back to Kathmandu from Syabru Bensi. It is interesting to penetrate into the rural settlements on the way back to Kathmandu. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, we will be transferred to our hotel. Farewell dinner would be served in Bhojan Griha, a typical Nepali hotel. We would also be entertained with a cultural program. Overnight in our hotel.

Day 32:Kathmandu It is our day to explore this lively and exotic city. Our guide will take us to visit the World Heritage Sites of the valley and some other historically and culturally important places of the valley. In the evening, a farewell dinner would be served at Bhojan Griha, the delights of Nepali cuisine. 

Bhojan Griha is one of the exclusive Nepali restaurants in the valley which serves the very best of traditional, organic and ethnic cuisine of Nepal. The grand old building which was built almost 150 years ago has been renovated and converted into a fascinating restaurant with intricate décor, subtle setting and nostalgic atmosphere. Traditional folk music and dances are performed in full costume every evening over savory meals. No doubt, to dine at Bhojan Griha is a cultural rejuvenation.

Day 33:Back home destination.

Note: The total cost and further information will be provided on request.The package can be customized as per your requirements. The departure schedule can be changed on any unavoidable circumstances such as weather hazards, trail slides, and avalanches.

COST INCLUDE / EXCLUDE

INCLUDE

• Arrival and departure transfer services to and from both Domestic and International flight as per itinerary.
• Assistance at the International airport by Everest Expeditions Nepal while arriving and departing in Kathmandu.
• 4 Nights Yak and Yeti or similar hotels accommodation in Kathmandu on B/B basis.
• Experienced and government licensed high altitude trekking guide during the trekking and climbing period.
• Schedule Flight Tickets for to all climbing member, Sherpa guide, liaison officer and kitchen staff.
• All trekking and mountaineering equipment s like; kitchen tent, stores tent, dining tents, toilet tents, tables, chairs, and cooking utensils for advance Base Camp and camp two.
• Common climbing equipment (necessary fixed and main rope, ice bars, ice screws, snow bar etc)
• Services of cook and kitchen boy at Base Camp and cook at Camp 2
• 3 meals a day (Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinners with tea/ coffee) in available tea house/hotel/lodge during the trekking
• 3 fresh meals a day (Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinners) will be serve at base camp, and camp two.
• All food and fuel for Base Camp and higher camps during expedition for both members and crews.
• Per person 60kg baggage allowance during trekking-up carrying by porter or Yak to climbing the Mountain
• Daily Weather Report Services from Seattle based
• Trekking Permit (Everest National Park entry fee)
• TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System).
• Expedition Royalty and climbing permit of Nepal Government to climb
• Nepalese Government Royalty and fees;
• One Experienced, Trained, Government Licensed, and 03 Times Everest Summiteers Climbing/expedition Guide (Sherpa) per client.
• All wages, equipment, medical and accidental Insurances for all involved staffs in trekking and expedition.
• Medical consultation services at the base camp with the HRA clinic at the base camp.
• Equipment allowances and wages for Climbing Sherpa’s, cooks, kitchen boys.
• Equipment allowances and wages for Government Liaison Officer.
• First Aid medical kits for the Group and the staffs.
• Satellite phone carrying by Guide for communication and available for members with the cost of US$ 3 per minute call.
• Appropriate food for high altitude and all climbing crew at base camp and above as required.
• Required fixed and dynamic rope during climbing period.
• Heater will be provided at base camp for heating the dining room.
• Emergency Oxygen, mask and regulator provided on requirement of guest with appropriate charge
• Each expedition member will have an individual tent available in the ABC.
• Solar panel for light and battery charger.
• All tents for camp 1, 2, 3 and 4 for members and staff.
• Ice fall charges by Sagarmatha Pollution Control Committee.
• Gamow Bags (Portable Altitude Chamber).
• 7 Bottles (28L) of Poisk Oxygen will be provided each members (we use Poisk brands of the Oxygen)
• Latest model of Summit or Top out system mask and regulators
• Sherpa's tents, food for climbing, and insurance for staff
• Helicopter rescue insurance for high altitude climbing Sherpa guide, cook and staff.
• Free assistance service for Cargo clearance and Duties.
• Fresh cooked food and kitchen will be provided at camp two.
• Trekking and Climbing map of the Mount Everest.
• EPI Cooking gas, stove will be provided in camp one, three and south col for cooking food, boiling water.
• Generator will be providing for back- up of lighting power and charging electronic tools.
• Transportation of food supply to Base Camp from Kathmandu (Cargo to Lukla and then by porter/Yaks to base camp)
• Our service charge and Government Taxes levied in Nepal.
• Complete pre-departure information
• Flight ticket reconfirmation
• visa extension procedure services (if necessary)
• Farewell Dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with domestic culture show in Kathmandu.
• Everest Expeditions Nepal T-shirt/Pashmina, broacher.

EXCLUDE

• Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu (except for the farewell dinner)
• Any packed food/snacks, aerated drinks, energy drinks, mineral water, alcohol, cigarettes, chocolates, nutria-bars during the trekking.
• Items of personal nature, Laundry Expenses, Tips.
• Any extra expenses arising out of various/unforeseen situations like natural calamities, landslides, political disturbances, strikes, changes in Government regulations, etc.
• Extra transportation then display in itinerary program.
• Any additional staff other than specified.
• Rescue, Repatriation, Medicines, Medical Tests and Hospitalization expenses.
• Medical Insurance and emergency rescue evacuation if required.
• Travel Insurance and helicopter rescue.
• Wallie-talkies & Filming permit (if special camera or walllie-talkies).
• Personal climbing gears;
• Expenses incurred towards usage of landlines, mobiles, walkie-talkies or satellite phone And Internet expenses
• Clothing, Packing Items or Bags, Personal Medical Kit, Camera/Video Fees or Trekking Gears
• Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods.
• Summit bonus for climbing Sherpa Guides as per Mountaineering Association rules.
Minimum US$ 1500.00 per climbing Sherpa guide.
• Tips and gifts for base camp and high altitude trekking and climbing staff.
• Airfare of international flights.
• Nepal entry visa fee (Visa issuance on arrival in Kathmandu)
• Any extra services or products or offers or activities which are not mentioned in the itinerary.
• Any other item not included in “COST INCLUDES” section.

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