Langtang, Gosainkunda Sundarijal Trek

Langtang Gosainkunda Sundarijal Trekking is a perfect combination of nature, culture, and wilderness. Langtang Gosainkunda Sundarijal Trek is situated 140 km north of Kathmandu valley in Langtang region. The trek offers an opportunity to visit three places; Langtang Valley, Gosainkunda, and Sundarijal at the same time.  The 18-day long trek of Langtang Gosainkunda Sundarijal trekking takes you through the remote and stunning valley of Langtang, holy lake, and glaciers of Gosainkunda and beautiful nature of Sundarijal. The main highlight of trek includes Langtang Villages, Kyangin Gompa, Tserko Ri, Langshisha Kharka, Gosainkunda Lake, Tarke Ghyang Monastery and Sermathang Monastery.

Langtang Gosainkunda Sundarijal Trekking provides an opportunity to explore the eye-catching view of Himalayas, pristine valley and diverse ethnic-culture. It is a trek through long steep trails, dense forest filled with oaks and rhododendrons, amazing landscapes, meadows, panoramic view of Himalayas, and most popular lakes such as Gosainkunda, Sara Swati Kunda, and Bhairav Kunda. The trek also takes you to Langtang valley which provides an opportunity to experience the unique culture and tradition, fascinating history, lifestyles of local Tamang and Sherpa people of Thulo Syabru, Langtang village, Kyangin and many other villages. Up further in Kyangin we get to visit the famous Buddhist monastery named Kyangin Gompa surrounded by the panoramic view of Mt. Langtang Lirung (7246m), Gaurishankar (7,134m), Yala Peak (2,039m), Gang Chhenpo (6388m), Naya Kangri (5846m) and Dorje Lakpa (6966m). The view of the mountains from Kyangin Gompa is spectacular which are worthwhile for nature and mountains lovers. The Trek then takes us to Gosainkunda, the sacred holy lake for Hindus and Buddhists which is well known for its purity and magical healing powers. Thousands of visitors visit the lake mostly in the full moon night in the month of August. Our last destination Sundarijal is one of the awesome places in Nepal with lots of waterfalls.

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Outline Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Kathmandu: Sightseeing and Trek Preparations
  • Day 03: Drive From Kathmandu to Sybrubensi | 1460m| 7Hrs.
  • Day 04: Trek from Sybrubensi to Lama Hotel |2560m| 5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 05: Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Valley |3455m| 5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 06: Trek from Langtang valley to Kyanjin Gompa |3817m| 5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 07: Explore around the Kyanjin Gompa. Morning climb to Tserko Ri |4983m|
  • Day 08: Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Ghodatabela |3020m| 5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 09: Trek from Ghodatabela to Bamboo |2145m|5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 10: Trek from Bamboo to Thulo Syabru |2228m|5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 11: Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa |3250m|5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 12: Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosainkunda Lake |4397m|5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 13: Trek from Gosainkunda Lake to Tharepati |3610m|5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 14: Trek from Tharepati to Kutumsang |2470m|5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 15: Trek from Kutumsang to Chisapani |2215m|5-6 Hrs.
  • Day 16: Trek from Chisapani to Sundarijal |1410m| and Drive back to Kathmandu|45 mins.
  • Day 17: Free day in Kathmandu
  • Day 18: Departure

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01 :Arrival Kathmandu Our team will pick you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in Thamel, Kathmandu.
  • Day 02 :Kathmandu: Sightseeing and Trek Preparations We take a short sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, and Pashupatinath. Later in the evening, we prepare for the trek. Overnight in hotel.
  • Day 03 :Drive From Kathmandu to Sybrubensi | 1460m| 7Hrs. We drive to Sybrubensi from Kathmandu following the Trishuli River. We enjoy our drive with a countryside view, snowcapped mountain views, and amazing landscapes. After reaching Dunche, we drive for few more minutes to reach Sybrubensi. Overnight at a hotel in Sybrubensi.
  • Day 04 :Trek from Sybrubensi to Lama Hotel |2560m| 5-6 Hrs. On our first day of the trek, we ascend through a dense forest filled with oaks and pine to reach Bamboo Village. Passing through this forest we may encounter red panda, wild boars, Himalayan black bear, Langur and other wildlife on our way to Lama Hotel. Overnight at Lama Hotel.
  • Day 05 :Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Valley |3455m| 5-6 Hrs. Passing through the trail of rhododendron and pine forest, we make our way to Ghoda Tabela. The trail also takes through Langtang National Park, which is home to many wildlife and vegetation. Upon reaching Langtang Valley, we start to see the peak of beautiful Langtang Lirung. Overnight at Hotel in Langtang valley.
  • Day 06 :Trek from Langtang valley to Kyanjin Gompa |3817m| 5-6 Hrs. On our way to Kyanjin Gompa, we pass through forest, Chortens, monasteries and largest Mani wall built with the prayers carved stones. Kyanjin Village is situated at an altitude of 3,817m from sea level populated with Tamang people. We can see the amazing views of gorgeous snowcapped mountains from Kyanjin Gompa. Overnight at hotel in Kyanjin.
  • Day 07 :Explore around the Kyanjin Gompa. Morning climb to Tserko Ri |4983m| We explore the Kyanjin village visiting the famous Buddhist monastery named Kyanjin Gompa, and local yak cheese factory. We take a short hike to Tserko Ri early in the morning, where we are rewarded with the most amazing view of Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Langtang Ri and many other Himalayas. We trek back to Kyanjin Gompa to say overnight.
  • Day 08 :Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Ghodatabela |3020m| 5-6 Hrs. We descend back to the Ghoda Tabela enjoying the beautiful mountain view of Langtang Range, passing across Chortens, prayers flag, and Tamang settlements. Overnight at Hotel in Ghodatabela.
  • Day 09 :Trek from Ghodatabela to Bamboo |2145m|5-6 Hrs. We walk past different villages enjoying the sight of daily lifestyle of the villagers. To reach Bamboo, we walk through the bamboo forest where we may encounter red panda if we are lucky. Overnight in Bamboo Village.
  • Day 10 :Trek from Bamboo to Thulo Syabru |2228m|5-6 Hrs. We continue our trek descending through the alpine forest of oaks and pines to the Pairo. We move along the bank of Langtang Khola then cross a narrow slippery trail of a small waterfall. We again cross several suspension bridges to reach Thulo Syabru. Overnight at hotel on Thulo Syabru.
  • Day 11 :Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa |3250m|5-6 Hrs. We start to ascend towards steep trail relishing the mesmerizing view of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, and many other mountains. We pass through the Langtang national park through lush rhododendron and juniper forest encountering different wildlife on our way to Sing Gompa. Overnight at lodge.
  • Day 12 :Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosainkunda Lake |4397m|5-6 Hrs. We pass through several famous lakes like first one being Saraswati Kunda and second being the Bhairav Kunda before reaching Gosainkunda. We trek through a steep trail of the lush forest of rhododendron to reach Laure Binayak where we can see the panoramic views of Himalayas. We continue walking through rugged trails to reach Gosaikunda. Mythological Gosaikunda Lake was believed to be made by Lord Shiva so, it is considered as a purest holy lake. Overnight at Lodge in Gosaikunda.
  • Day 13 :Trek from Gosainkunda Lake to Tharepati |3610m|5-6 Hrs. We continue our trek to one of the highest points of trek LAurebina pass also known as Gosaikunda Pass. From here we can see the panoramic view of different Himalayas range. We then descend steeply towards Phedi followed by Ghopte before reaching Tharepati. Overnight at Lodge.
  • Day 14 :Trek from Tharepati to Kutumsang |2470m|5-6 Hrs. We start our trek by mildly going down from western slope of the ridge. After walking for around 3-4 hrs we reach Mangengoth where we can see many huts of Shephards. We walk through the oak and juniper forest to our next pass KyuolaBhanjyag followed by Kutumsang. Overnight at Kutumsang.
  • Day 15 :Trek from Kutumsang to Chisapani |2215m|5-6 Hrs. Today we continue our short trek through stunning landscapes passing some small villages on our way. We ascend and descends through several ridges to reach Jogin Danda, Gul Bhanjyang, and Thotong Danda. We reach the wide dusty road from where we will take a sideways and continue our walk until we reach Chisapani. Overnight in Hotel.
  • Day 16 :Trek from Chisapani to Sundarijal |1410m| and Drive back to Kathmandu|45 mins. For our last day trek, we ascend straight for 200m to Borlang Bhanjyang. The trail is then followed by the lush rhododendron, oak and pine forest followed by the Mulkharka Village. From there we descend down to reach Sundarijal where we can see many waterfalls on our way. Upon reaching Sundarijal and exploring for some time, we head back to Kathmandu on a bus ride. Overnight in Kathmandu.
  • Day 17 :Free day in Kathmandu We give you a free day in Kathmandu to stroll around the streets of Kathmandu to buy the souvenirs before departure. Overnight in Hotel.
  • Day 18 :Departure We drive you to Tribhuvan International Airport for departure.

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Key Information

  • Trip Duration 18 Days
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Moderate
  • Trip Style Trekking
  • Max Altitude 4,983m
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