Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

  • Duration 16 Days
  • Max. Altitude 4800m
  • Trip Start Kathmandu
  • Trip End Kathmandu
  • Trip Area Langtang Area
  • Nature of Trip Best selling Trip
  • Best Season Mar to May & Sep to Nov

Highlights

  • Holy lake Gosainkund
  • Scenic yak pastures, pine forests, floras, and faunas 
  • Red  panda
  • Tamang heritage site
  • Kyanjin Ri
  • Kyanjin Gompa 

Langtang & Gosainkund trekking, a fabulous journey that leads north of Kathmandu valley 
with an exciting overland drive to reach Langtang Himal areas within the district of Rasuwa populated mostly by the Tamang tribe of hill people.
An interesting and scenic country within the Central Himalaya region which covers Ganesh-Langtang and Jugal Himal range, as walk follows to our main destination towards Langtang valley and over high Gosainkund and East Laurabina-La pass to reach Kathmandu from the eastern side of the valley high green hills.
Langtang & Gosainkund trekking begins with an interesting drive past farm villages and towns of Kakani-Trisuli Bazaar to reach Dhunche town, the door of many treks and adventures around Langtang and Ganesh Himal areas.
Gosainkund regarded is as a holy pond where the great religious festival takes place once a year in the monsoon times of August. Great numbers of pilgrims as far from India visit here for a dip in the holy lakes.
After an enjoyable and fascinating time at Gosainkund, this walk leads to cross a high and scenic pass over Gosainkund and Laurabina-La pass above 4,609 m / 15,209 ft facing views of a mountain range and then heading towards the eastern suburb of Kathmandu valley rim hills for the drive back to Kathmandu.
The walk leads ups and down through several nice farm villages with constant views of Langtang –Ganesh and Jugal mountains with striking sunrise from Chisapani before ending our fabulous walks with an adventure of a lifetime experience on Langtang & Gosainkund Trekking. 

Langtang-Gosainkunda Trek route

Langtang-Gosainkunda trek is the third most popular and one of the easiest and most beautiful treks in Nepal. The Langtang region is packed with rare flora and fauna and varied landscapes to lure any trekkers. The trail runs through different landscapes and places of interest, dense forests, lowlands, windy trails, and many more. Dense rhododendron forest on either side of the river accompany you until it breaks from the tree line and then into the alpine region further and higher into the beautiful mountain valleys of upper Langtang with the highest viewpoint at Kyanjin Ri (5000 m approx from sea level). Gosainkunda lake is considered sacred to religious people of Hinduism and Buddhism. During August, many Hindu pilgrims flock to the Gosaikunda lake to pay homage to Lord Shiva. The trial then continues towards LauriBinayak and then descends to Chisapani. 

Map & Altitude Graph
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek map
Cost Details
What's Included
  • Airport pick up and drop off by a private vehicle
  • 3 nights hotel in Kathmandu at 3-star category hotel with breakfast on twin sharing basis
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing (Private vehicle and guide)
  • Transportation (Kathmandu- Syabrubesi and Syabrubesi-Kathmandu) by local bus
  • Langtang National Park Entrance fees and TIMS Cards
  • Food (breakfasts, Lunches, Dinners) (Full board during the trekking)
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trekking
  • An experienced English-speaking guide and his all expenses including insurance
  • Porter (1 porter for 2 trekkers) and their all expenses including insurance
  • Trekking route map
  • Sleeping bags and down jackets
  • First aid box
  • All the government taxes and service charges
What's Excluded
  • International airfare
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
  • Entrance fees during Kathmandu valley sightseeing
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses (WIFI, bar bills, hot shower, hot water, electricity for charging gadgets, etc.)
  • Tipping
Useful Info

Langtang-Gosainkunda Trek route

Langtang-Gosainkunda trek is the third most popular and one of the easiest and beautiful trek in Nepal. The Langtang region is packed with many rare flora and faunas and varied landscapes to lure any trekkers. The trail runs through different landcapes and places of interests, through dense forests , low lands , windy trials, and many more. Dense rhododendron forest on either side of the river accompany you until it breaks from the tree line and then into the alpine region further and higher into the beautiful mountain valleys of upper Langtang with the highest viewpoint at Kyanjin Ri (5000 m approx from sea level). Gosainkunda lake is considered sacred to religious people of Hinduism and Buddhism. During August, many Hindu pilgrims flock to the Gosaikunda lake to pay homage to Lord Shiva. The trial then continues towards LauriBinayak and then descends to Chisapani. 

Langtang-Gosainkunda Altitude 

Langtang-Gosainkunda Trek is for those who want to enjoy mid-hills and high-altitude lakes including holy Gosaikunda lake, and Himalayan Glaciers. The trek region lies north of Kathmandu up to Tibetian Border. The trek starts from Syafrubesi which lies at an altitude of 2380 m, The maximum altitude gain is 5030 m at Kyanjin Ri. Mounatins like Langtang Lerung

Why Choose  us 

Adventure Altitude Trek and Expeditions is one of the leading trek agencies of Nepal which is registered under the Nepal Government. We provide you with the best team leaders with more than 10 yrs of experience. We have a 100 percent success rate. We provide you with the best service and hospitality. We have the fastest response rate to any queries put forward by our national nad international guests.

  • Friendly staff who are experts in tours and trekking
  • Reasonable price and quality service
  • Full refundable policy 
  • Licensed under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture 
  • Highly experienced guides and porters 
  • Easy Booking/ Cancellation Policy 
FAQs
  • The langtang Valley is one of the most beautiful and serene trekking destinations with prestine natural beauty. Combined with off-beaten trail, green lush vegetation , dense rhododendron forests and dazzling mountain peaks , Langtang Valley trekking is one of the most preferred trekking destinations.  Langtang, a mystical land, is fresh and mainly renowned as the secret of Himalayas

    Wandering under the canopy of the naturally decorated tapestry of white clouds on the blue sky and enjoying the 360-degree views of snowy pearl mountains in Langtang is beyond expectation. The Langtang valley Trek also offers a stroke of luck to unfold the astounding nature, rich culture, diverse topography, primitive lifestyle, and panoramic landscape of beautiful Nepal.

    Comparatively easier, the Langtang Valley Trek trail traces from tropical green forest to alpine mountain terrain inside the Langtang National Park. The majestic landscape, adorable Langtang glacier, traditional villages, sacred lakes, and surmounting mountains at the backdrop in Langtang are absolute gratification and everlasting experience exploring the hidden valley of the Himalayas.

  • Langtang Valley Trek is one of the easy trekking destinations of Nepal. With frequent tea houses and way-point along the routes , there is less to no chances of going off the trail. However , if you are not prepared enough , the continuous uphill hiking may give your muscles some trouble. So it is recommend to be prepared physically and mentally before trekking into Himalayas.

    Every package you choose will have a certain amount of difficulties you may have to face. At an altitude of 3540 meters, the Langtang village has fewer chances of altitude sickness. However, as we move on to the Kyanjin Gompa and Tsergo Ri at the highest altitude of 4985 meters, there are chances of acute altitude sickness.The Langtang trek difficulty may be from the weather or other natural reasons but they may also be caused due to your lack of preparations. So make sure to be fully prepared before venturing on this trek. The difficulty of Langtang trek is based on how you handle the matters and your preparedness.

  • The maximum altitude that you can reach in Langtang Valley Trek is Kyanjin Ri (4500m). But, if you want to extend the Langtang Trek to one more night, then you can reach ever higher altitude – Tserko Ri (5000m). From the top, you can view the amazing mountains and valley. 

  • Not necessarily . But hiring a guide will help you in different ways. If you are trekking in peak season , it might be difficult for you to get rooms due to limited tea houses. There are waypoints in most of the trekking trail but some part of the trails are mixed up and you may get lost. Another most important thing is you don't need to worry about language barrier for communication with locals. A guide can pass information about historical and cultural importance of many places as well . And there are chances of encountering snow leopard as well . So it is recommended to hire a guide while doing Langtang Valley Trek.

  • Yes, definitely you can customize Langtang valley Trek Itinerary according to your personal preferences. The above Itinerary is a basic itinerary. We can customize your itinerary according to your interests. Adding extra days , adding stops/destinations , alternate route can be customized as per your request. Kindly contact us at 9851083025 through viber/WhatsApp or call or email us at [email protected] Or alternatively you can visit our office from 10 AM- 5 PM which is located at Thamel Marga at Shukra Bhawan.

  • Depending on your preferences , we can organize transports from public bus or 4 wheelers to motorbike. Public buses leaves to Syafrubesi leaves everyday at morning from Kathmandu. So you can ride a local bus . But if you want to reach Syafrubesi sooner and peacefully , we recommend you to hire a private vehicle . We can organize any means of transportation as per your request .

  • Being one of the most popular destinations in Nepal , Langtang Valley region is flooded with trekkers during season. You can meet many fellow trekkers on the trail . There are lots of resting places and tea houses and local people are very kind and helpful . So trekking Langtang alone is safe.

  • The weather in the upper Himalayan region is always changing. But mostly the weather is clear in the morning . The clouds began appearing after 9 or 10 AM. The temperature might fall down to -5 degree Celsius or even more .

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