Langtang is a narrow valley bordering to Tibet but still far away from Tibetan Plateau. Langtang has the heavenly beauty of the land with its rushing rivers and lush forests. A great Tibetan influence can be experienced in this valley. Tamang tribe is the main settler in this region of Langtang.
The area is protected as a national park and has a number of high mountain peaks which attracts many tourists. Langtang is the second largest National Park of Nepal and one of the least crowded trekking destinations. There are roughly 5000 people living inside the park. The majority of these people are Tamangs. The park contains a wide variety of climatic zones, trees like Oak, Pine, Maple, Rhododendron and animals like Himalayan black bear, Himalayan tahr (goat), Red Pandas and Rhesus monkeys.