Langtang Gosainkunda Trek

Trek Duration : 14 Days

777

trip cost

Easy

Easy/Moderate


4397m

highest access

Private Jeep or Public Bus

transportation


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Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking | Trek to Langtang Gosainkunda

Langtang region is popular for its narrow mountain valleys, located on the north of the Kathmandu Valley. The region endeavors spectacular mountain views, stunning scenic beauties as you get right into the high mountains. Langtang Gosaikunda trek fuses the remote and spectacular valley of Langtang, with the high mountain lakes at Gosainkund. Moreover, Langtang National Park, the first Himalayan national park of Nepal is in this region. The park comprises of a wide variety of climatic zones, from subtropical to alpine.
Although the region is near Kathmandu, the hiking and trekking trails are less crowded. The trekking route takes you to traditional and ethnic villages on the way to the peaks to Langtang-Lirung. Moreover, during your journey, you get to explore the unique culture of the local settlement with utmost hospitality. The adventures in high pasture lands, glacier view the region is unbeatable. Following the Trisuli River north out of Kathmandu, we travel through Trisuli Bazaar and Dhunche to Syabrubensi, a Sherpa village located at the very edge of the Langtang National Park. We then swing east into the Langtang valley, crossing the river several times as we travel up along a gorge-like, lower section of the valley. We pass through oak and rhododendron forests.
Gosainkunda Lake locates here which is the most sacred lake renown among the Hindus in Nepal. Thousands of pilgrims visit the lake during the August full moon to bathe in the water as a holy undertaking. Gosainkunda Lake locates here which is the most sacred lake renown among the Hindus in Nepal. Thousands of pilgrims visit the lake during the August full moon to bathe in the water as a holy undertaking.
The moderately difficult trek lets you explore the beautiful Langtang Region, with the perfect Himalayan views and diverse landscapes. The trek is a perfect blend of nature along with the cultural features. Langtang region is far less visited by tourists and a lot of the trek you feel like you are in the wilderness more akin to some of the more remote regions in Nepal. You wouldn’t want to miss this remarkable short journey to the Langtang region.
Best time to visit
End of February to the beginning of June and the beginning of September to end of December are the best seasons for trekking in Gosainkunda.

Langtang Gosainkunda Trek Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
Day 3: Trek from Syarbubesi to Lama Hotel
Day 4: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang valley
Day 5: Trek from Lama Hotel to Kyanjin Gompa
Day 6: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Ghodatabela
Day 7: Trek from Ghodatabela to Bamboo forest
Day 8: Trek from Bamboo forest to Thulo Syabru
Day 9: Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa
Day 10: Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosainkunda
Day 11: Trek from Gosainkunda to Dhunche
Day 12: Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 13: Half day at Kathmandu
Day 14: Onward departure

 

 

 

 

Day 1

Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
You will heartily be welcomed by our representative at the Tribhuwan International Airport. From thereon, you will be dropped at the hotel for relaxing. After that, you will be given a brief orientation of the Upper Mustang Trek by our representative.
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel.


Day 2


Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
The journey begins with a drive to Syarubesi, that would take about 7 - 8 hours. Driving through the stretch of Kathmandu, on a scenic mountain road makes the journey a pleasurable one. We drive past many small villages enjoy its rural beauty. Syabrubesi lies in the Langtang National Park, a famous trekking region in Nepal. Syabrubesi has also designated the gateway to Langtang Valley and is a popular pit-stop of the route to Langtang.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 3


Trek from Syarbubesi to Lama Hotel
Today we head towards Lama Hotel from Syabrubesi. It would take approximately 6 hours to reach Lama Hotel. The trail leads through Langtang Khola. Further, we ascend and descend through oak and rhododendron forests. Traversing through the bridge over the Langtang Khola, we further ascend on a through a steep trail. Finally, we reach to Lama Hotel and stay here overnight.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel.


Day 4


Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang valley
After having our early morning breakfast, we leave for Langtang valley. The journey to Langtang valley would take about 6 hours. The trek start with a gentle climb, but it soon becomes steeper, climbing through wild forests of hemlocks, oaks, maples and white and pink rhododendrons high above the Langtang Khola. The spectacular glances of snow-capped peaks start appearing along with a fleeting view of Mt. Langtang Lirung (7244m) through the trees makes the journey even more enchanting. Traversing through the lush meadows of Ghora Tabela (2992m), the trail ascends gradually as the valley opens up into classical U-shaped glacial. Finally, dwelling through the Tamang villages, we reach the Langtang valley.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 5


Trek from Lama Hotel to Kyanjin Gompa
Today we trek from Lama Hotel to Kyanjin Gompa. We ascend from Lama Hotel glancing at the stunning landscapes and the cascading waterfalls. Kyanjin Gompa is a principal monastery of the region. The pathway leads us through mills, prayer wheels, chortens, with sacred mounds of rocks with inscriptions carved on them. Moreover, we also pass by the largest mani wall in Nepal, made from stone with prayers inscribed on them. After reaching Kyanjin Gompa, we explore the amazing views of the mountains.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 6


Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Ghodatabela
After having our early morning breakfast, we head retrace our trail towards Ghodatabela. It would take approximately 5 hours to reach Ghodatabela. The pathway would be the same, from where we ascended. The stunning mountain views during the journey make it really enjoyable.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 7


Trek from Ghodatabela to Bamboo forest
Leaving behind Ghodatabela, we head towards Bamboo forest. After having our early morning breakfast, we head towards our destination. The trail offers the enchanting glimpses of snow clad mountains along with the breathtaking sceneries makes the journey enchanting.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge


Day 8


Trek from Bamboo forest to Thulo Syabru
After having our early morning breakfast, we head towards Thulo Syabru. Initiating with a climb up to the Rimche Village, the trail further descends to the banks of the Langtang Khola. We continue on an easy trail to Bamboo from here we continue our trek to Thulo Syabru. There are two trails as we cross another bridge. Finally, we follow the one that passes by Pahare hotel and a waterfall at 2210 m to reach Thulo Syabru.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 9


Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa
Today, we start our trek towards Sing Gompa. After having our early morning breakfast, we head off through the trail. Traversing through the suspension bridge of Ghate Khola stream until you reach Sing Gompa through pine, silver oak and rhododendron forests. It would take approximately 5 hours to reach Sing Gompa. We stay overnight at Sing Gompa.
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 10


Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosainkunda
After having our early morning breakfast, we head towards Gosainkunda. It would take about 5-6 hours to reach Gosainkunda. Today we head towards the village of Chandanbari (3,330m) and Cholangpati (3,654m) along the gradual ascend. Further, we trek to Laurebina and from there, our trail leads us steeply to Gosainkunda (4,380m). Gosainkunda Lake locates here which is the most sacred lake renown among the Hindus in Nepal. Thousands of pilgrims visit the lake during the August full moon to bathe in the water as a holy undertaking. Moreover, the Laurabina La pass that lies two hours southeast of Gosainkunda offers stunning scenic views.
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 11


Trek from Gosainkunda to Dhunche
The trekking journey has almost come to an end by today. After having our breakfast, we leave for Dhunche. On the trail, we enjoy the enchanting glances of mountains and beautiful sceneries.
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge.


Day 12


12: Drive back to Kathmandu
Our trekking journey has come to an end. Today we head back to Kathmandu from Dhunche. We drive to Kathmandu on a private bus. Collecting all the memories of the trek we leave towards the ending point of our trek. We reach Kathmandu and our representatives will drop you off to your hotels for relaxation.
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel/Lodge.


Day 13


Half day at Kathmandu
Today we spend our half day exploring the capital city Kathmandu. Also popular as ‘the city of Temples’, you can visit the world heritage sites such as Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath temple, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Explore the beauty of the city, its culture, and tradition on this day. Furthermore, you will be prepared for trekking overnight. Overnight at the hotel.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel


Day 14


Onward departure
After having your breakfast, you can have a relaxing time shopping in the city. At the evening our representatives will drop you off at the Tribhuvan International Airport. Not to mention, you will be taking tons of memories of the trip.

 

 


service include:

    • All ground Transportation by private Jeep & Public Bus.
    • Three night's hotel one star in Kathmandu with breakfast
    • Accommodation standard lodges or tea houses in mountain
    • Three meals per day during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
    • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide & porters to carry luggage
    • All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS)
    • A comprehensive medical kit
    • All government and local taxes

service exclude:

    • Lunch &  dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Travel insurance.
    • International flight ticket
    • Nepal visa
    • All kind drinks (hot, cold and alcoholic)
    • Lightweight walking boots & a pair of track shoes 
    • Guaranteed Waterproof & rainproof jacket with hood or a poncho.
    • Windproof, waterproof trousers are necessary on all treks going above 10.00ft.
    • A tracksuit useful for wearing in camp and in the tent.
    • 2 pair of loose fitting long shorts/ skirts.
    • Loose cotton pants, long sleeved –shirt is particularly suitable for avoiding sun burn.
    • A pair of gloves. Leather with lining and woolen are best.
    • 1 pair of sandals to wear in the cities and in camp.
    • 2 pairs of thin and 2 pair of thick woolen socks.
    • Down jacket, Woolen shirts and thick sweaters for winter December, January & February.
    • Duffle bag or kit bag to carry to gear while trekking.
    • Daypack: toilet items, camera, film towel, soap, a boot etc. 
    • Water bottle, sunglasses
    • 2-4 large plastic bags to separate clean clothes from dirty ones. 
    • Toiletries with small towels
    • Small headlamp or torch with spare batteries 
    • Raincoat (optional), which is useful when it rains. 

     

  • Trek Name:Langtang Gosaikunda Trek.
  • Best season:  Sep, Oct, Nov, Mar, Apr & May
  • Transportation: Private Jeep or Public Bus
  • Accommodation: Hotel, Resort & tea house or camping
  • Grade: Easy/Moderate Trek
  • Trekking style: Tea house or camping
  • Highest access:  (4397 meters)
  • Attraction:Panoramic View of  Panoramic View of Mt Langtag Ri, Ganjala Peak, Langtang Himal, Rhododendron
  • Duration:14 Days
  • Group S ize:Min 02 to Max 20 Pax

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