Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking

All one need is a plan, a map, and the guts to press on to the destination which will result in numerous memories. Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking is the trek that guarantees million-dollar worth memories. Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking is one of the most popular treks in Nepal. Located in beautiful Langtang region of Nepal, Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking is the best way to take a break from day-to-day life for the trekkers.

Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking is a 15-day long trek to the stunning Langtang valley and beautiful lakes in Gosaikund. It is a trek through ancient villages, dense forests, plenty of wildlife and a stunning view of the Himalayas. The trekkers will get to learn about Tamang and Sherpa culture from the ancient villages of Thulo Syabru, Lang Shisa, Kyanjin, and many other villages in the route of the trek. Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking ensures the trekker get to learn about Buddhist culture from different monasteries and Gompas in the trek. Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking also gives trekkers an opportunity to get lost in the charismatic view of Ganesh Himal (7,422m), Langtang Lirung (7,227m), Gaurishankar (7,134m), Dorje Lakpa (6,966m), Langshisa Ri (6,427m), Gangchempo (6,378m), Naya Kanga (5,844m), Yala Peak (2,039m), and many other Himalayas. The view of the Himalayas from the trekking route is totally awe-inspiring. Tagging along with the Himalayas, Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking features 108 beautiful lakes around the trekking area. Some of the popular lakes in the route are Gosainkunda (4460m), Saraswatikunda, Parvati Kunda, and Ganesh Kunda. Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking also features the Langtang National Park. Langtang National Park is the home to varieties of floras and faunas. The trekkers will get to learn and experience many things from this thrilling trek.

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Outline Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Meet and greet in Kathmandu airport, transfer to the hotel
  • Day 02: Half day sightseeing and trekking preparation day
  • Day 03: Drive to Syabru Bensi (1,470m) 7-8 hour drive
  • Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel (2,324m), 5-6 hours
  • Day 05: Trek to Langtang (3,330m), 5-6 hours
  • Day 06: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3,870m), 3-4 hours
  • Day 07: Excursion Tserko-Ri (4,985m) or Lang Shisa valley
  • Day 08: Trek to Lama Hotel (2,324m), 5-6 hours
  • Day 09: Trek to Thulo Syabru (2,260m), 5-6 hours
  • Day 10: Trek to Sing Gompa; (3330m), 3-4 hours walk
  • Day 11: Trek to Gosainkunda (4,400m), 4-5hours
  • Day 12: Excursion day around Gosainkunda
  • Day 13: Trek to Dhunche (1950m), 6-7 hours walk
  • Day 14: Drive to Kathmandu, 5-6 hours
  • Day 15: Departure

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01 :Meet and greet in Kathmandu airport, transfer to the hotel We pick you up at the airport and transfer you to a hotel.
  • Day 02 :Half day sightseeing and trekking preparation day Today we take a tour of Patan Durbar Square and other heritage sites in Kathmandu valley. Later, we discuss the trek. Overnight at a hotel in Lalitpur.
  • Day 03 :Drive to Syabru Bensi (1,470m) 7-8 hour drive We take a jeep-drive along Trishuli River. Enjoying the mesmerizing view of Annapurna range, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Gaurishankar, and the other Himalayas, we drive through the countryside to reach Dhunche. After few more minutes of the drive, we arrive in Syabru Bensi. Overnight at a hotel in Syabru Bensi.
  • Day 04 :Trek to Lama Hotel (2,324m), 5-6 hours On our first day of the trek, we march along Bhote Koshi River till we reach Rinpoche Gompa. We cross a couple of suspension bridges before trekking through lush forests of rhododendron, bamboo, and pine. We may encounter red pandas, wild boars, Himalayan black bear, and other wildlife on our way to Ramche and then Lama Hotel. Overnight at Lama Hotel.
  • Day 05 :Trek to Langtang (3,330m), 5-6 hours Climbing steep ridges, we trek along Langtang Khola through dense forests of oaks, maples, rhododendron, and pine. We enter the Langtang National Park where our guide will deal with all kind of legal documents for our trek. After entering the national park, we get a scant glimpse of Langtang Lirung which is purely majestic. We trek through few Tamang villages before reaching Langtang. Overnight at a hotel in Langtang.
  • Day 06 :Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3,870m), 3-4 hours Passing wild forests, Mani walls, Chortens, and steep ridges, we reach a Tamang village of Mundu. We cross some streams over wooden bridges to reach cheese factory on our trek route. Enjoying the fresh yak cheese, we relish the view of Langtang Lirung, TserkoRi, Yala Peak and Kimshung. After a short walk, we reach Kyanjin Gompa where we’d accommodate ourselves for an overnight stay.
  • Day 07 :Excursion Tserko-Ri (4,985m) or Lang Shisa valley We explore the valley of Lang Shisa. We take a tour of few monasteries in the valley. We hike up to a nearby viewpoint and enjoy the scenic view of the Himalayas. We come across stunning icefall flowing from the peak of Langtang Lirung. Overnight at Kyanjin Gompa.
  • Day 08 :Trek to Lama Hotel (2,324m), 5-6 hours Following the free-flowing Langtang Khola, we enter Langtang village. After walking for an hour or two, we reach Ghora Tabela. We’re accompanied by the magnificent view of the Himalayas throughout today’s trek till we reach Lama Hotel. Overnight at Lama Hotel.
  • Day 09 :Trek to Thulo Syabru (2,260m), 5-6 hours Trekking through dense juniper and rhododendron forests, we find ourselves in the middle of varieties of wildlife. We may bump into red pandas, musk deer, Thar, and other species of birds on our way to Tamang village of Thulo Syabru. Overnight at a homestay in Thulo Syabru.
  • Day 10 :Trek to Sing Gompa; (3330m), 3-4 hours walk Relishing the stunning view of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Gaurishankar, and other the Himalayas, we reach Dursagang. We ascend some steep ridges through lush forests before reaching Sing Gompa. We take short tours of monasteries on our way to Sing Gompa. Overnight at a homestay.
  • Day 11 :Trek to Gosainkunda (4,400m), 4-5hours Passing half dozens of small lakes on our way, we trek through wild forests to reach LaureBinayak. The panoramic view of the Himalayas from LaureBinayak is undeniably beautiful. Following few rugged trails and steep ridges, we trek towards the holy lake of Gosainkunda. Legends say Gosainkunda was made by Lord Shiva to save the world. The water in the lake is so holy that it can wipe away all the sins of an individual. Overnight at a lodge.
  • Day 12 :Excursion day around Gosainkunda Today, we take a break from trekking. Instead, we do boating on Gosainkunda. We enjoy the fantastic view of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Himchuli, and the other Himalayas from the lake. Overnight at a lodge.
  • Day 13 :Trek to Dhunche (1950m), 6-7 hours walk We trek downhill to Dhunche on our last day of the trek. We pass some mountain forests of rhododendron, pine, and juniper before we reach Deurali. We trek along Trishuli River to reach Dhunche. Overnight at a lodge in Dhunche.
  • Day 14 :Drive to Kathmandu, 5-6 hours We drive in a jeep to Kathmandu. We enjoy beautiful countryside road on our drive back to the capital. Overnight at a hotel in Thamel, Kathmandu.
  • Day 15 :Departure We drop you off at Tribhuvan International Airport.

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Key Information

  • Trip Duration 15 Days
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Moderate
  • Trip Style Trekking
  • Max Altitude 4,985m
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