LANGTANG -

SOUTHERN PART

 

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After ten hours of a painful bus ride on very rough roads, punctuated of truck carcasses crushed downwards, we finally reach the village of Syabrubesi. After one night of sleep in a Nepalese friend's house, and a copious dhal bhat diner, we start our walk towards the Langtang Lirung. It is among the rhododendrons blossoming that we leave Syabru and its military station. We follow under a blue sky the glacial river of Langtang khola which dug this valley of the same name and meet some Tamang families. After one night in Changtang, the sky turns gray and the temperature drops, snow is coming! It is necessary for us to quickly take refuge in the warm tibetan houses and to let the storm pass. In the early morning, it's a winter landscape which we discover - the snow covered everything…