The Langtang valley trek is a relatively easier trek than the other well known treks in the Everest and Annapurna region. According to Tibetan legend and folklores, the valley was discovered by a Tibetan Lama who was in search of a runaway yak. “Lang” in Tibetan means Lama while “tang” means follow.
2. Langtang Valley TrekWhile you trek in the Langtang Valley, which is home to the tribes of Newars and Tamang, the Langtang Lirung peak will cast its shadow on you. Not very far away from Kathmandu, Langtang will still give you the peace and quiet that you won't even find in Kathmandu. Trekkers can easily traverse the high altitude passes and explore the beauty of the Langtang National Park. The Great Himalaya Trails has quite a wide variety of trekking options in and around Langtang, which are suitable for all kinds of trekkers.