“A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.”
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek gives us a chance to be at the spectacular Langtang valley passing through lush green forests along holy lakes of Gosaikunda. Alongside pilgrimage trekking, trek to Langtang Gosaikunda also exhibits close up view of Langtang Himalayan range like Langtang Lirung, Manaslu, Dorje Lakpa and Ganesh Himal. Take a bath in natural hot springs, encounter rare floras & faunas and hence embrace the different feeling of trekking in Nepal adventure around Langtang region.
Trek to Langtang and Gosaikunda initiates as we leave towards Syabru Besi across Dhunche. During the initial days of trekking, we pass through lush green beautiful forests, bamboo and oak trees along the cultural exploration of local inhabitants living in the region. Kyangjin Ri is considered as the best view point in the area offering magical panoramic views of snowcapped mountains like Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakhpa, and other surrounding peaks. Yak pastures are seen along our trekking trail towards Singompa and this region is known for its Yak cheese produce. Furthermore, we head towards pilgrimage holy site of Gosaikunda and immerse ourselves in the natural beauty of numerous shining crystal-clear lakes. Especially Gosaikunda Lake carries religious significance to Hindus. Then we cross Laurebinayak pass at an altitude of 4610 meters which exhibits the magnificent views of Langtang Lirung, Manaslu and Ganesh Himal. Finally, we conclude our Langtang Gosaikunda adventure by descending towards Gopte, Kutumsang, Chisapani and drive back to Kathmandu.
This Langtang Trek is moderately graded adventure which perfectly suits for all those adventure explorers possessing fitness along passion towards trekking and exploring new places, walking through forests and admiring the magical views of Himalayas. If you are looking for easy and short trekking on Langtang region then embark in our Langtang Valley Trek. We create the best of trekking adventure holidays in Nepal.
- Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu.
- Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
- Day 3: Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
- Day 4: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village
- Day 5: Trek from Langtang Village to Kyangin Gompa
- Day 6: Kyangin Gompa acclimatization day
- Day 7: Return to Lama Hotel
- Day 8: Trek from Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru
- Day 9: Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sin Gompa
- Day 10: Trek form Sin Gompa to Gosaikunda
- Day 11: Trek from Gosaikunda, cross Laurebinayak pass and to Ghopte
- Day 12: Trek from Ghopte to Kutumsang
- Day 13: Trek from Kutumsang to Chisopani
- Day 14: Trek from Chisopani to Sundarijal and drive to Kathmandu
- Day 15: Final Departure
Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu.
Welcome to Kathmandu! As you land at Kathmandu airport (Tribhuvan International Airport), reclaim your luggage and finish your custom formalities (visa, etc.) and get to the airport waiting terminal, you will find our representative waiting to greet you. He/she will be holding Icicles Adventure Treks & Tours signboard with your name. You will be then transferred to your respective hotel in our private vehicle. You can rest at your hotel to recover from jet lag or if you have plenty of time you can visit Thamel market for any lacking gears for your Langtang Gosainkunda Trek. Overnight in Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
We start our Langtang Gosaikunda Trek by taking a drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi on private Jeep or local bus. We cross through the Trisuli river, Nuwakot district, Dhunche and finally at Syabru. After 7 hours long drive, even though we are near Kathmandu, we can feel the change in atmosphere while approaching beautiful Langtang valley. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 3: Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
Syabrubesi is the starting point of the trek and we begin our trek passing through the BhoteKoshi river and Langtang river. Further we enter the local vlilage of Ramche, Bamboo and ascend towards Lama Hotel. We get to explore local flora fauna today like monkeys, red pandas etc. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B, L, D
Day 4: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Village
Today we have our early meal that takes us towards Ghoda Tabela. Enjoying the walk through beautiful trails, we walk through gradual and beautiful valley with Kharka lands or yak grazing lands. Traditional villages also offer deep insights into local traditions and lifestyle. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B, L, D
Day 5: Trek from Langtang Village to Kyangin Gompa
It will be a short walk today. We give a visit to nearby cheese factory and see how the local cheese is produced. Also we enjoy excellent views of Langtang Lirung peak and other nearby Himalayas. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 6: Kyangin Gompa acclimatization day
It will be an acclimatization day today as we visit the local monastery, cheese factory and walk up the trails to see the never seen before views of Langtang Himalayan range. After enjoying the panoramic views, we stroll around the village and later descend towards our tea house. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 7: Return to Lama Hotel
Today, we begin our day after having our early meal at our tea house. Initially, we again cross the raging Bhotekoshi river. Then continue gradual and careful walk through landslide prone area. Further, the trail ascends through local settlements which lie at the river bank of Langtang river. We have our quick stop over here and then have our lunch. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 8: Trek from Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru
We carry on our Langtang Gosaikunda Trek further making our way through the landslide prone area and climb steep to popular Thulo Syabru. It will be more of the flora and fauna exploration day as we will spot birds, red pandas along with beautiful views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal and nearby Langtang Himalayas. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B, L, D
Day 9: Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sin Gompa
We gradually ascend towards Thulo Syabru to Foprang Danda that follows a steep ascent towards Dursagang from where excellent views of Langtang Himal along with Ganesh Himal and other nearby Himalayas are seen. Also beautiful landscape views of dense forests and hamlets is offered. We do visit local cheese factory and nearby Buddhist monastery at Sin Gompa. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B, L, D
Day 10: Trek form Sin Gompa to Gosaikunda
During the initial time of the day, we slowly ascend towards Laurebinayak. The view from top of the ridge is absolutely stunning. Further ascending to higher altitude we finally arrive at serene and pilgrimage site of Gosaikunda. If the weather is clear, the views of nearby Himalayas becomes even more appealing from Langtang to even Annapurna range on western direction. There we can see small settlements along with many lakes around, the major being Gosaikunda, Bhairabkunda and Saraswatikunda. There are many mythological stories behind the creation of these lakes. We will surely know about these stories which will be explained by our professional trekking leader. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 11: Trek from Gosaikunda, cross Laurebinayak pass and to Ghopte
In this way we say good bye to pilgrimage site of Gosaikunda then head towards popular high pass of Laurebinayak pass or Laurebina pass which is also the highest point of this amazing adventure. With excellent views of Manaslu, Ganesh and Langtang Himalayan range, we descend towards fertile land of Ghopte. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 12: Trek from Ghopte to Kutumsang
We continue our Langtang Gosaikunda trek crossing the pine forests for around couple of hours to Thadepati. After walking uphill to Thadepati, the route is mostly a descending. There are plenty of hotel, lodges and guest houses available over there with amazing views of Himalayas blended with local people’s culture and tradition. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 13: Trek from Kutumsang to Chisopani
We have our early meal at our teahouse and slowly trek downhill towards Patti Bhanjyang. Then further after couple of hours walk we arrive at Chisopani. We will certainly feel much easier to breathe as we are now at low altitude. It will be a great refreshing walk walking downhill towards Chisopani. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 14: Trek from Chisopani to Sundarijal and drive to Kathmandu
We will be at Shivapuri National Park, walking through the rhododendron forests, beautiful waterfalls, gorges and river dam. In about 4 hours of downhill trek, we arrive at Sundarijal, a popular picnic spot for locals nearby Kathmandu city. From Sundarijal, we take about an hour drive to arrive at Thamel. We stay overnight at local guest house. Meal includes: B,L,D
Day 15: Final Departure
Today your Langtang Gosainkunda trek trip comes to an end. If you have more time you can do some shopping or sightseeing. Approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight a representative from Icicles Adventure Treks and Tour will take you to the airport for your flight back home. We are sure our service and the Himalayas hospitality has captivated you to come back again! (Breakfast, Included)