Best Season to Trek Langtang Valley

view from a local tea house at kyanjing in autumn, so month from September to november is regarded as the best season to trek langtang valley
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The temperature and weather at Langtang doesn’t remain the same whole year. Best Season to Trek Langtang Valley depends on what you want to see as beauty of nature is changing from season to season. Nepal has four major seasons, which plays vital role in weather forecast Weather forecast of the mountain is never stable, indeed. The individual 4 seasons brings out different temperature and weather at Langtang region. From your better understanding on best season to trek to Langtang valley, we have described about the details of every individual season;

Pic – Langtang Valley seen During Autumn season, in late October

Autumn, 1st best season to trek langtang valley(from mid-September to late November)

Autumn season is considered as the best season to trek to Langtang valley. In this season the weather remains clear and make ease during your trek. The clear weather also offers you to watch the exceptional beauty of Langtang valley. During the Langtang valley trek during autumn, you can see the majestic view of snow-capped mountain ranges, the greenery everywhere and remote wilderness with the clean view on blue sky. In this season, the temperature will be cold at morning and night but during the day the temperature remains 11-17 degree Celsius.

Spring 2nd best season (from early March to late May)

Spring season is also considered as another best season after autumn, to trek to Langtang valley. The view is seen majestic and during trekking in this season, you can see beautiful rhododendron forests, the green forests and the mountains can be seen clear. Trekkers trekking to Langtang valley in spring will surely collect lifetime experiences and memories which lasts lifelong. In the spring, temperature in Langtang trek route remains 15-20 degree Celsius, during the day.

Monsoon (from early June to mid-August)

Despite of being the trail slippery with frequent rainfall, this season can be favorable for nature lover. In this season, it is a little hard to trek in comparison to other season; because this season has frequent rainfall which takes place, like every day in the afternoons’. But this season provides one of the best views to watch birds, greenery, yak, wild animals & view of the mountain in the morning. Generally, after the heavy rainfall, you can see the greenery, and the clear view of mountain ranges and outstanding landscapes around. In monsoon, the temperature of Langtang valley will be around 9 degree Celsius to 25 degree Celsius during the day time.

Pic – langtang trekking in monsoon season & greenery in the jungle

Winter (from early December to mid-February)

This season is not regarded best season to trek to Langtang Valley but still loved by trekkers. Snowfall takes place like every day in winter season which can be difficult for trekkers on the trail, but the beauty of the snowing nature and wilderness is admiring, indeed. Walking in the thick chunk of snow is not easy, it needs lots of effort, but thin snow makes trekking nice and beautiful; if you love snow or have not seen in your life. All the forests are also covered with snow and you will feel like entire surrounding a snow capped mountain (White Mountain). The temperature remains 0 degree Celsius in the morning and night & 10-15 degree Celsius during the day time.

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About Author

I grew up in the mountains & got university education in Kathmandu to become an engineer. But with homely environment of mountains interest me to become a trekking & tour guide, by passion. I have been 6574 meter to the highest & fortunately got chance to explore most of Nepal and bit of abroad.

Eventually, passion converted to profession and here i am on behalf of Nepalgram - a Trekking agency in Nepal.

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(2) Comments

  1. Himal Ghale

    What a great article about Langtang valley trek. Its all the details of the step by step itinerary, hotels names, maps, it will be very helpful for those who planning their trip for the first time.

    1. Arun Karki

      Thank you for the link and for more information on langtang national park trekking we have a blog for this region. Find the blog for entire langtang national park region trip.

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