Langtang Valley Helicopter Trek in Nepal is unique luxury plus trek package. It is an ideal walking and relaxing holiday plan. If you want to explore majestic Langtang both by air and land, this suits the best. Nepal Hiking Himalaya offers alternative route to Langtang including holy Gosaikunda Lake in one trip. Moreover, it is worth every penny.
The journey of regular Langtang Valley Trek starts from Syaprubeshi. This is short trekking trail. You can check out our same trekking only package too. If you have less than a week’s holiday we recommend you to choose it. However, Langtang Valley Helicopter Trek offers overall attractions of the region.
Highlights of Helicopter Trek
Trekkers start their trekking journey from Sundarijal which is about 1 hour from downtown Thamel. It is the major source of drinking water for the Kathmandu dwellers. Moreover, the place is source of holy Bagmati River too. Green lush forests and terraced farmlands nestled harmoniously with multi ethnic people is definitely worth visiting.
Normally Langtang Valley Trek doesn’t consists of Gosaikunda Lake visit. Therefore, travel planners of Nepal Hiking Himalaya proposes this trail route. Trekkers can enjoy the magnificent time at the shore of holy lake. The myth says that those who take bath in the lake water will have their sins washed away. After all the lake is associated with the Lord Shiva.
After the earthquake and Langtang Lirung glacier landslide the village was completely destroyed. However, the people of Langtang have risen from the ashes. Lots of new houses and lodges are built. Nowadays, the place is more vibrant than before. Trekkers can indulge themselves in some voluntary works at community buildings and schools too.
There are numerous monasteries and gompas along the way. The major monastery is Kyanjin Gompa. Observe the lifestyle of Monks and have the spiritual awakening too.
Vegetation & Wildlife
The journey of trekking is through green lush forests of temperate, alpine and sub alpine style. The trip is within the Langtang National Park too. Therefore, different types of vegetation and wildlife can be observed. The major highlight is the sighting of rare red pandas in the forests of Bamboo.
Bird Eye View of Mountains & Hills
Langtang Valley Helicopter Trek itinerary is very unique. For the return trip trekkers take the helicopter flight. This allows them to witness all the hills, villages and mountains from above. This is equally mesmerizing.