GHT Tilman Pass Langtang Trek [4th Leg]

Days 21




One of the most stunning sections of the GHT is the Tilman Pass route in the Langtang region. This trek takes you from The Last Resort, a popular adventure destination, to Dhunche, a charming town situated in the Rasuwa District of central Nepal.The journey begins at The Last Resort, located near the Nepal-Tibet border. The Last Resort is renowned for its bungee jumping, canyoning, and other adrenaline-pumping activities. After soaking in the thrill of these adventures, trekkers embark on their GHT expedition, venturing into the heart of the Langtang region.
The trail meanders through picturesque valleys, dense forests, and charming mountain villages. As you leave The Last Resort behind, the landscape gradually transforms into a rugged and majestic mountainous terrain. You'll pass through several quaint villages like Syabrubesi, known as the gateway to the Langtang Valley. Continuing your ascent, you enter the enchanting Langtang Valley, a hidden gem nestled amidst towering peaks. The valley is home to the Langtang National Park, a protected area renowned for its diverse flora and fauna. As you traverse this region, you'll be treated to breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains, including Langtang Lirung, the highest peak in the region.
The trail then leads you towards Kyangjin Gompa, a sacred monastery situated at an elevation of 3,870 meters. This picturesque village offers a great opportunity to acclimatize and explore the surrounding glaciers and peaks. Trekkers often take a day to hike up to Tserko Ri, a nearby viewpoint that rewards you with panoramic vistas of the Langtang Himalayas.
Leaving Kyangjin Gompa behind, you continue towards the challenging Tilman Pass. The pass, named after the legendary British mountaineer H.W. Tilman, sits at an elevation of approximately 5,200 meters. The climb to Tilman Pass is steep and demanding, requiring good physical fitness and mountaineering skills. However, the reward is worth the effort, as you'll witness awe-inspiring views of Langtang Lirung, Shishapangma, and other towering peaks.
After conquering Tilman Pass, the trail descends into the beautiful Tamang heritage village of Tatopani, renowned for its natural hot springs. Here, you can relax and rejuvenate your tired muscles before continuing your journey.The final stretch of the trek takes you through scenic landscapes, terraced fields, and traditional Tamang villages. The trail gradually descends towards Dhunche, the administrative headquarters of the Rasuwa District. Dhunche is a vibrant town with a rich cultural heritage and offers a glimpse into the lifestyle and traditions of the local people.
The GHT Trek from The Last Resort to Dhunche via the Tilman Pass in the Langtang region is an incredible adventure that combines stunning natural beauty, cultural exploration, and a taste of mountaineering. It is a challenging and rewarding journey that showcases the best of Nepal's Himalayas, leaving trekkers with memories to cherish for a lifetime.

Includes and excludes :

  1. All meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner with tea/coffee).
  2. Arrival pick up & departure.
  3. All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  4. Internal flights
  5. All trekking arrangements including trekking permits, climbing permits, National Park entrance fees.
  6. Accommodation in twin sharing local lodges or best available places for accommodation,
  7. Trekking & Climbing leader & porter (salary, insurance, food, accommodation & other allowances).
  8. Basic first aid kit is carried by your leader.
  9. All hard ware gears
  1. Kathmandu food lunch & dinner,
  2. International flights to Kathmandu,
  3. Tips for Porter, guide & other
  4. Personal climbing gears and climbing boot, clothing & equipment
  5. Personal expenditure, all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain region, mineral water, snacks, desserts.
  6. Medical examination (if required) & vaccination costs
  7. Optional trips. Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond our control
  8. Visa fees & Travel insurance. Airport taxes
  9. Meals or drinks except the 3 main meals specified in itinerary
  10. Anything else not specified in the ‘included costs’ section above

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Itinerary breakdown

GHT Tilman Pass Langtang Trek

01        KATHMANDU – Last Resort   1170M 5 HRS DRIVE

02        Trek to Bagan  2705M  6 HRS WALK

03        Trek to Chogarmagar Kharka  3925M 6 HRS WALK

04        Trek to Tembathong   2160M 6 HRS WALK

05        Trek to Chedupa Kharka    2513M 5 HRS WALK

06        Trek to Panch Pokhari 4074M 5 HRS WALK

07        Trek to Tin Pokhari      4255M 5 HRS WALK

08        Trek to High Camp South   4646M 7 HRS WALK

09        Tilman Pass High camp North    5308-4580M   7 HRS WALK

10        Trek to Kyanjen Gompa  3830M 6 HRS WALK

11        Trek to Syabru 1503M 8 HRS WALK

12        Trek to Gatlang     2238M 5 HRS WALK

13        Trekt to Somthang      3258M 6 HRS WALK

14        Trek to Tiplung     1890M 6 HRS WALK

15        Trek to Boran  1560M 6 HRS WALK

16        Trek to Laba    1850M 5 HRS WALK

17        Trek to Nauban Kharka     2750M 6 HRS WALK

18        Trek to Machakhola    869M   7 HRS WALK

19        Trek to Arughat    608M   4 HRS AND 3 HRS DRIVE

20        Drive Back to Kathmandu    1350M 8 HR DRIVE

21        1x Spare Day   0000M

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