Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

  • Duration: 17 Days

Overview

  • Difficulty LevelModerate Plus
  • Trip ModeTea House
  • Best TimeOctober - April
  • Max Altitude4,984m

Langtang Gosaikunda - less trodden teahouse trekking in Langtang with diverse ethnic culture and stunning Himalayan panorama.

Langtang Gosaikunda trek offers an opportunity to explore the Himalayan pass, pristine valley and diverse ethnic culture in Langtang region. Though easily accessible from Kathmandu it remains relatively unspoiled and less developed trekking route in Nepal. Several great days of pleasant hike through the dense forest and traditional ethnic settlements takes you to the alpine yak pasture land of Kyangim Gompa. Furthermore we trek to the holy Gosaikunda Lake, while the mountain views are genuinely inspiring.  The holi lake of Gosainkunda has become one of the sacred pilgrimage sites for Shamans and traditional witch doctors, as well as many Hindu and Buddhist devotees. A cross over the Laurebina Pass at an altitude of 4620 meter with an excellent view into Tibet. This vista is simply breathtaking on this Langtang Gosaikunda trek.

Safe, Hassle free and responsible trip to Langtang

We explore the sights and sounds of world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley before we head to the Langtang Gosaikunda trek. The cultural tour and traditional Nepali welcome dinner before your trek designed to provide the information on culture and people in Nepal. Thus you understand it while on your stay and trip to Langtang Gosaikunda trek with us.

We organise the trek orientation briefing to make sure you have all the requried gear for your Langtang Gosainkunda trek. We do make sure to have medical trained experienced trek guide to lead your trip to Langtang region. Safety of top agenda. We run all of trip with responsible trekking policy of having 1 trekker: 1 porter. Thus your porter carrying less weight while you are on your adventure holiday. We, being a local tour operator feel proud with you in creating more jobs to local people. Thus to share the benefit of tourist while you enjoy your trip to Langtang Gosaikunda trek with us.

Langtang Gosaikunda Itinerary:

  • 1 Day
    Arrive Kathmandu / welcome dinner with ethnic cultural program.
    • Hotel
    • Welcome Dinner
    • 1340 m
    • Car
    • Airport pick up

    • Your group leader will meet you at Airport and transfer to Hotel Short briefing about hotel facilitates. Dinner at Nepali restaurant with Cultural show a traditional fascinating highlights.

  • 2 Day
    Morning cultural tour / Trek preparation.
    • Hotel
    • Tour @ 9 am
    • Breakast
    • 1340
    • Hiace
    • Tour & Trek Briefing

    • Morning city tour on World Heritage sites Pasupathinath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa. Afternoon pre-trek briefing and distribution of trek pack duffle bag, down jacket, sleeping bag etc.

  • 3 Day
    Drive to Syabru Besi, start Langtang Gosaikunda trekking.
    • Teahouse
    • B, L, D, Tea, Coffee & Drinking water
    • 1500 M
    • Jeep
    • Drive & Trek starts

    • An early departure for Sybrubesi with awesome scenery maximum 8 hrs drive to the trek starting point. It offers the superb panorama of Himalayas including , Ganesh Himal. First entry of Langgtang National Park before district Head quatar Dhunche.

  • 4-6 Day
    Trek to Kangen Gompa exploring the Himalayan settlements.
    • Tea hosue
    • B, L, D, Tea, Coffee & Drinking water
    • 3830 m
    • Trekking high

    • Before crossing the Bhote Koshi River enter the permit at Langtang conservation entry post. First tantalising views of Langtang Lirung (7,225m), Langtang (3,430m) is a Tibetan influence village with flat-roofed houses and its own Gompa (Buddhist monastery). Exit of large Chorten (pagoda) and a long row of Mani stones are the witness and reflect of Buddhist region. Increased altitude maximise the risk of AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) and encounter with mild AMS symptoms. Visit and test excellent and organic Yak cheese from the ‘factory’, established by the Swiss Association for Technical Assistance back in 1955.

  • 7 Day
    An exploration day to the surrounding hills.
    • Teahouse
    • B, L, D, Tea, Coffee & Drinking water
    • 3830 m
    • Exploration hike

    • Hike to Kyanjin Ri (4,773m) for the spectacular views of panoramic snowy Mountains. In option, ascent of Tserko Ri (4,984m) is challenge of personal fitness. Enthusiastic trekker ascent nearby Ubra glacier.

  • 8-9 Day
    Trekking down hill to Syabru.
    • Tea house
    • B, L, D, Tea, Coffee & Drinking water
    • 2120 m
    • Descending

    • Kyanjin Gompa to Thulo Syabru you retrace steps up to Landslide and follow the trail leading upper directions. The last part of the day involves a twisting climb as you gain height to arrive in the village. Thulo Syabru village has set up on the long ridge all houses are againest the back drop of snowy peaks. Charming and very friendly local people adds the exceptional of the trek.

  • 10-12 Day
    Trek to Gosaikunda, Holy lake and an exploration day.
    • Tea house
    • B, L, D, Tea, Coffee & Drinking water
    • 4380 m
    • Trekking to Gosaikunda

    • A Challenging climb to Foprang Danda and mountain views are superb on top. After Foprang danda trail is almost level to Singompa. Visit cheese factory of Singompa and monastery the dark interior blackened by years of burning candles. A torch will pick out the colourful wall paintings of gods, goddesses and demons on the walls. Opens the central west mountain ranges to Ganesh Himal (7,406m), Manaslu (8,156m) and the Annapurna. The holy Gosaikunda lakes are the objective of Hindu pilgrims at the time of the full moon in August each year make the trek as often barefoot and in little more than thin cotton clothing.
    • Free & Exploration day at Gosaikunda

  • 13 Day
    Cross the challenging Laurebinayak pass on the way to Ghopte Danda.
    • Tea house
    • B, L, D, Tea, Coffee & Drinking water
    • 3530 m
    • Crossing Laurebinayak pass @ 4610 m

    • Route up to the pass is clearly marked with cairns and once at the summit (4,610m) can look back adjoining down valleys. A long and streneous day as you cross the Laurebina Pass into the idyllic Helambu Valley although the pass is not technically difficult, snow and ice can make the walking more demanding, views are superb though. At the end of this tough day you arrive at Ghopte (3,530m) and an opportunity to reflect on your achievements today.

  • 14-16 Day
    Trek to Kathmandu via Kutungsang, Chisapani and Sundarijal.
    • Tea house & Hotel
    • B, L, D, Tea, Coffee & Drinking water
    • 1340 m
    • Trek & short Drive

    • Tharepati, a group of herders’ huts at 3,490m. with decent views down into the Helambu valley and across to Jugal Himal and Numbur in the Solu Khumbu region. It is descending to Pati Bhanjyang; a large Tamang village with a small town and a police check post. From here it is a 2-hour climb to Chisopani for overnight stay. The trail passes National Army check post and climbs to Burlang Bhanjyang Pass ridge marks the northern rim of the Kathmandu valley. Magnificent views, Annapurna in the west to Ganesh Himal and Numbur in the east. Pass Sundarijal water reservoir for Kathmandu Valley and follow a large water supplies pipe and ends in market. Pick up and transport back to Kathmandu hotel.

  • 17 Day
    Langtang Gosaikunda trip end / Airport departure.
    • Breakfast
    • Car
    • Airport transfer

    • Transfer to Intl. Airport for further destinations.

Trip Inclusion

  • Arrival and Departure transfers on both domestic and international flights.
  • Standard Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu on a twin share bed- and- breakfast basis as per the itinerary.
  • Full board meals while trekking .
  • Accommodation in comfortable lodge or Teahouse.
  • Responsible trekking of having 01 porer to each trekkers
  • Welcome dinner with cultural program as listed in the itinerary.
  • Half day guided city tour as listed in itinerary.
  • Private transportation to and from the starting and ending points of the trek as applicable.
  • Free use of quality trekking gear - sleeping bag, fleece liner, down jacket, rain poncho etc during the trip.
  • Professional local trekking group leader well trained in Wilderness First Aid.
  • Comprehensive First Aid Kit.
  • Trekking guides and other support staff on Langang gosainkunda trek
  • Porters to carry all personal gear and group equipment.
  • Required trek gear and proper trip insurance of all staff including porters.
  • Complementary trek duffle bag, Mountain Monarch T-shirts, trek map
  • Langtang Trekking permit, Langtang national park entry fees.
  • Your Travel Insurance
  • Nepal entry Visa fees
  • International Airfare and Airport Tax
  • Your Travel Insurance
  • Drinks and main meals in cities.
  • Tips and Items of a personal nature like postage and laundry

Cost and Dates

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek Dates:

We offer group joining trip departure dates for 2020 and 2021of Langtang Gosaikunda trekking at affordable trip cost.

Start DateEnd DateStatusPrice 
27 Sep, 202013 Oct, 2020AvailableUS$1450

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