Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

Duration: 16 Days   
Trip Details
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate difficult
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Flight
  • Food: Breakfast,Lunch & Dinner(BLD)
  • Accommodation: Hotel & Guest house
  • Group Size: 1-12
  • Max Elevation: 5,050m/16,564ft
  • Best Season: March to May and September to December

Highlights

  • Adventurous trail.
  • Beautiful sceneries.
  • Rich Tibetan culture and tradition.
  • Explore several fine villages.
  • Visit holy Gosainkunda Lake.
  • Come across rare wildlife and flora.
  • Witness superb views of Langtang Himal, Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Langshisha Ri, Ganesh Himal, Annapurna Ranges, and Manaslu.

Langtang Gosainkunda Trek is the closest trekking trail from Kathmandu that will take you to the picturesque Langtang Valley. The trail will present you a perfect blend of stunning landscape and rich culture. Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking is one of the famous trekking trails of Langtang region. During the course of your trek, you will come across several stunning Himalayan mountain views along with beautiful mountain lakes. Along with superb views, Langtang Gosainkunda Trek will take you to Gosaikunda Lake, which is known as a holy lake of Hindus with great values. As per the legends, this lake is made by Lord Shiva after he sliced a giant glacier to get water to quench his thirst. Where some people believe that this Lake is formed when one of the followers of Lord Shiva dug the land to collect the water to slake his thirst after consuming poison.

Similarly, Langtang Gosaikunda Trek comes under Langtang National Park, which is home to numerous flora and fauna. You will trek through dense forests of rhododendron and bamboo where you can come across red panda and many other rare animals including some of the rare flora as well. This trek will allow you to experience the lifestyle, culture, and tradition of local Sherpa’s residing in the Himalayas for centuries. You will witness marvelous views of Langtang Himal (7,234 m), Langtang Lirung (7,227 m), Dorje Lakpa (6,966 m), Langshisha Ri (6,427 m), Ganesh Himal (7,429 m), Annapurna Ranges (8,091 m), and Manaslu (8,156 m) during this trek.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 02Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
  • Day 03Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
  • Day 04Trek from Lamahotel to Langtang village
  • Day 05Trek from Langtang village to Kyanjin Gompa
  • Day 06Hike to Tsergo-Ri/Langshisha Kharka
  • Day 07Trek from Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel
  • Day 08Trek from Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru
  • Day 09Trek from Thulo Syabru to Laurebina
  • Day 10Trek from Lauribina to Gosaikunda
  • Day 11Trek from Gosaikunda to Gopte via Laurebina La Pass
  • Day 12Trek from Gopte to Mangengoth
  • Day 13Trek from Mangengoth to Gul Bhanjyang
  • Day 14Trek from Gul Bhanjyang to Chisapani
  • Day 15Trek from Chisapani to Sundarijal and drive back to Kathmandu with private car and transfer to Hotel
  • Day 16Transfer to Airport

What’s Included

  • Airport pickup/drop by a private vehicle.
  • All ground transportation on a private vehicle as per the Itinerary.
  • Standard accommodation in a three-star hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast as per Itinerary.
  • Teahouse/guest house accommodation during the trek.
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek as per Teahouse/guest house menu.
  • Welcome and farewell dinners.
  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle.
  • English-speaking government-licensed guide and assistant guide.
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits.
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (ACAP, TIMS).
  • Porter service.
  • Free trekking bag/duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map to take back with yourself.
  • Down jacket & sleeping bag provided by Snowland Treks & Expedition (to be returned after trip completion).
  • Staff expenses (salary, insurance, equipment, food, and accommodation).
  • First aid kit.
  • All government and local taxes.
  • Extra official expenses.
  • International Airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Nepalese visa fee.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain due to any reason than the scheduled Itinerary.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Tips for guide(s), porter(s), and driver(s).
  • Personal trekking gears.
  • Personal expenses (alcoholic drinks, hot & cold drinks, phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.).
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the Price Include part.

Useful Information

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek route:

With an early morning breakfast, you will begin your drive towards Syabru Bensi from where your Langtang Gosaikunda Trek begins. The trail from here will take you to Lama Hotel. Spending a night at Lama Hotel, you will ascend to Kyanjin RI via Mundu. On the same day, you will trek down to Kyanjin Gompa for the night stay. You will spend a day exploring Kyanjin Gompa and descend down to Lama Hotel. From here, you will ascend all the way to Gosaikunda where you will visit the sacred Gosaikunda lake. You will then descend down to Malemchigaon en route Ghopte and crossing Laurebina Yak Pass. Further, you will reach Shermathang and trek back to Melamchi Bazar from where you will drive back to Kathmandu.

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek difficulty:

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is a moderate trek with lots of adventurous ascends and descends on a rugged & steep path. You will pass by several forests during the trek, which can be little tiring. Moreover, you will also cross pass during the Langtang Gosaikunda Trekking, and all of these demands you to be in good shape to successfully complete the trip.

Best time to go on Langtang Gosaikunda Trek:

March to May and September to December is the best time to go on the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek. The surrounding gets fresher and bloomed up with thousands of beautiful rhododendron, which make the trip more joyful. For any other information regarding Langtang Gosaikunda Trek cost or Langtang Gosaikunda Trek itinerary, please feel free to contact us anytime.

 Snowland adventure is the team of enthusiastic workers so our guest's safety and comfort is our team's first priority. We will make sure, with us, this trip will become the lifelong memory of your life.fr more information regarding Langtang Gosainkunda trek  cost, Map or langtang Gosainkunda trek itinarary, please feel free to contact us anytime.

Note:

Due to global warming the weather into the mountain and  hilly region has changed unusually. Because of this, we are facing some problems of bad weather, heavy rainfall, land side, highway blocked, flight delayed or even cancelled for a day. Some time because of the road traffic, we couldn't arrive on time. It may  happen any time of the year because we can't predict the weather condition and other situation.Therefore, if possible, we would like to suggest adding an extra supplement day before your international flight. If everything is going well, you have a beautiful day to visit any interesting place in the historical city.