Langtang and Gosaikunda Trek - 9 Days

Langtang Gosaikunda Pilgrimage Trek: The Gosainkunda Lake is at the altitude of 4,380m. The Lake freezes during winter and melts to form a starting point of Trisuli River during the summer. It’s very important for both Hindus and Buddhists. Starting at Syabrubesi and ending Melamchi Bridge. Our Gosainkunda Holy Lake trekking trail takes you to different natural and cultural attractions of the Langtang region.

It is sandwiched between ranges of mountains that vary from tall one in the north and a rather lower range of snowy peaks to the south. Langtang Lirung (7246 m) dominates the valley to the north, Gang Chenpo (6388 m) and Naya Khang-Ri(5846 m) lies to the south. Similarly, Dorje Lakpa (6966 m) protects the east end of the valley. Thousands of Hindu pilgrims visit holy Gosaikunda Lakes (4300 m) during a full moon festival in August.

Also, trekking during this stunning vale can support the individuals of Langtang by providing much-needed financial gain to build in an exceedingly sustainable and secure manner. This is not charity; this is often the business form of sustainable travel. However, your travel decisions will with all respect support native individuals. Thus, it helps in protecting their dignity, their culture, and their way of life.

Thus, Langtang Gosaikunda Pilgrimage Trek is an astonishing journey crossing Gosaikunda and further to Langtang trek.

Details Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport – (1360m.)
On your arrival in Kathmandu, our representative will pick you from the airport and transfer to the hotel.
Overnight Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
If you wish to comprehend Nepal’s historical and cultural values, sightseeing in Kathmandu valley is crucial. Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, is a popular destination for tourists. This city offers a marvelous combination of mix religion of Hinduism, Buddhism, and some imported culture. Kathmandu carries the cultural and religious legacy that can be found at temples, monuments, and artifacts. Patan and Bhaktapur are neighbor cities which reflects a similar legacy.
In the half-day tour, you will be guided to Pashupatinath temple and Boudhanath stupa. Pashupatinath is a Hindu Shrine where people worship Lord Shiva whereas Boudhanath is the biggest stupa of Nepal.
And for the rest of the day, we will prepare for the trek. You can buy your missing equipment for your trek.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche (1960m)
After breakfast, we will drive to Dhunche, which is about 117 Km away from Kathmandu, and it will take approximately 7 hours to reach Dhunche from Kathmandu. On our way, we will enjoy the scenic views of the Himalayas along with other natural attractions.
Overnight in Dhunche
Day 04: Trek From Dhunche to Sing Gompa (3335m)
After breakfast, the trail leads from Dhunche will ascend gradually through the mineral water factory and reach Ghatte Khola. We will cross the suspension bridge over the Ghatte Khola and start to climb towards the ridge via Deurali. We will then pass through the lush forest filled with rhododendrons and ascend to Dimsha (3033m). Trekking further, we will reach Sing Gompa.
Overnight in Sing Gompa (3335m/10925ft) 3-4 hours
Day 05: Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda Lake (4460m/14632ft) 4-6 hours
After breakfast, the trail takes two parts. Initially, the trail ascends steeply up a ridge where we can experience dry scrub vegetation on the slopes. Along the trail, we pass through Rhododendron and Pine Forest and idyllic mountain ranges like Ganesh Himal, Langtang Librung, and Manaslu and many other Tibetan peaks.
Overnight in Gosainkunda.
Day 06: Trek from Gosaikunda to Sing Gompa (3250m/10663ft.) or Chandan Bari (3250m/10663ft.) 4-5 hours
After breakfast, we will descend all the way to Sing Gompa passing Lauribanayak with a beautiful mountain vista and forests.
Overnight in Sing gompa or Chandanbari.
Day 07: Trek from Sing Gompa to Dhunche (2030m/6658ft)which 6-7 hours
After breakfast, we will head towards Dhunche, and this is the last day of our trek. This day’s hiking would be a more enjoyable and beautiful as we walk through trailing Silver oak, rhododendron, and Himalayan Bamboo forest along with wide marijuana plants.
Overnight in Dhunche.
Day 08: Dhunche drive back to Kathmandu
After breakfast, we will head for the Kathmandu memorizing the good memories in Langtang Goshaikunda trek.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 09: Departure

Trip Include

  • Private transfer Airport-Hotel-Airport,
  • Guided City Tour in Kathmandu by a Private Vehicle
  • Kathmandu & accommodations (Bed & Breakfast Basis),
    Kathmandu – Dhunche –
  • Kathmandu Ground transport (Yourself & Trek staff)
  • Langtang National Park Entry Permit,
  • Down jackets and sleeping bags (if required)
  • TIMS permit (Trekker’s info Management System),
  • Teahouse-Lodge accommodation throughout the trek,
  • Three meals on a daily basis whereas on the trek: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner,
  • Experienced communicatory government license holder mountain trekking guide,
  • Experienced mountain trekking porter,
  • All program per itineraries on full board as per itinerary,
  • Wages, food, transportation, accommodation, equipment, insurance, and different facilities to employees throughout the trek,
  • Farewell dinner at typical Nepali cultural Café/restaurant,
  • Rescue arrangements,
  • Local and government TAX-VAT etc.

NOTE

  • The departure schedule can be changed on any unavoidable circumstances such as weather hazards, festivals, natural changes of walking track, road slides, avalanches, public strikes, etc.
  • We have got other additional programs like Mt. Flight, Bungee jumping, Paragliding, Helicopter tour, Film shooting, Rock

Day 1
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport - (1360m.)

On your arrival in Kathmandu, our representative will pick you from the airport and transfer to the hotel.

Overnight Kathmandu.

Day 2
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing

If you wish to comprehend Nepal’s historical and cultural values, sightseeing in Kathmandu valley is crucial. Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, is a popular destination for tourists. This city offers a marvelous combination of mix religion of Hinduism, Buddhism, and some imported culture. Kathmandu carries the cultural and religious legacy that can be found at temples, monuments, and artifacts. Patan and Bhaktapur are neighbor cities which reflects a similar legacy.

In the half-day tour, you will be guided to Pashupatinath temple and Boudhanath stupa. Pashupatinath is a Hindu Shrine where people worship Lord Shiva whereas Boudhanath is the biggest stupa of Nepal.

And for the rest of the day, we will prepare for the trek. You can buy your missing equipment for your trek.

Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 3
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche (1960m)

After breakfast, we will drive to Dhunche, which is about 117 Km away from Kathmandu, and it will take approximately 7 hours to reach Dhunche from Kathmandu. On our way, we will enjoy the scenic views of the Himalayas along with other natural attractions.

Overnight in Dhunche

Day 4
Day 04: Trek From Dhunche to Sing Gompa (3335m)

After breakfast, the trail leads from Dhunche will ascend gradually through the mineral water factory and reach Ghatte Khola. We will cross the suspension bridge over the Ghatte Khola and start to climb towards the ridge via Deurali. We will then pass through the lush forest filled with rhododendrons and ascend to Dimsha (3033m). Trekking further, we will reach Sing Gompa.

Overnight in Sing Gompa (3335m/10925ft) 3-4 hours

Day 5
Day 05: Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda Lake (4460m/14632ft) 4-6 hours

After breakfast, the trail takes two parts. Initially, the trail ascends steeply up a ridge where we can experience dry scrub vegetation on the slopes. Along the trail, we pass through Rhododendron and Pine Forest and idyllic mountain ranges like Ganesh Himal, Langtang Librung, and Manaslu and many other Tibetan peaks.

Overnight in Gosainkunda.

Day 6
Day 06: Trek from Gosaikunda to Sing Gompa (3250m/10663ft.) or Chandan Bari (3250m/10663ft.) 4-5 hours

After breakfast, we will descend all the way to Sing Gompa passing Lauribanayak with a beautiful mountain vista and forests.

Overnight in Sing gompa or Chandanbari.

Day 7
Day 07: Trek from Sing Gompa to Dhunche (2030m/6658ft)which 6-7 hours

After breakfast, we will head towards Dhunche, and this is the last day of our trek. This day’s hiking would be a more enjoyable and beautiful as we walk through trailing Silver oak, rhododendron, and Himalayan Bamboo forest along with wide marijuana plants.

Overnight in Dhunche.

Day 8
Day 08: Dhunche drive back to Kathmandu

After breakfast, we will head for the Kathmandu memorizing the good memories in Langtang Goshaikunda trek.

Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 9
Day 09: Departure

Trip Include

  • Private transfer Airport-Hotel-Airport,
  • Guided City Tour in Kathmandu by a Private Vehicle
  • Kathmandu & accommodations (Bed & Breakfast Basis),
  • Kathmandu - Dhunche – Kathmandu Ground transport (Yourself & Trek staff)
  • Langtang National Park Entry Permit,
  • Down jackets and sleeping bags (if required)
  • TIMS permit (Trekker's info Management System),
  • Teahouse-Lodge accommodation throughout the trek,
  • Three meals on a daily basis whereas on the trek: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner,
  • Experienced communicatory government license holder mountain trekking guide,
  • Experienced mountain trekking porter,
  • All program per itineraries on full board as per itinerary,
  • Wages, food, transportation, accommodation, equipment, insurance, and different facilities to employees throughout the trek,
  • Farewell dinner at typical Nepali cultural Café/restaurant,
  • Rescue arrangements,
  • Local and government TAX-VAT etc.

Trip Exclude

  • Meals (Lunch & Dinner) whereas in Kathmandu,
  • Your travel/trekking insurance,
  • International air fare,
  • Tips for trekking employees and driver (Tipping is expected),
  • All types of alcoholic & soft drinks,
  • Personal shopping, laundry, trekking instrumentation, etc.
  • Nepal Entry Visa fee,
  • Cost raised by cancelation, landslide, weather, political unrest, unwellness that aren't beneath our management,
  • Extra Night Accommodation in Kathmandu In- case of Early Arrival, Late Departure or Early Return From Trip (due to any reason) out of scheduled itinerary,
  • Any different expenses that aren't mentioned in "Trip Includes" section etc.
  • Monument entrance fees while on a tour in Kathmandu (approx USD26 per person)
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Faqs

Where is the Langtang Region?

Langtang is a region in the Himalayas, which lies north to Kathmandu valley, and it borders to Tibet (China).

What is the list of mountain peaks in Langtang Region?

Some of the popular mountain peaks in Langtang region are Dorje Lakpa 6,966 m (22,854 ft), Loenpo Gang 6,979 m (22,897 ft), Changbu 6,781 m (22,247 ft), Yansa Tsenji 6,690 m (21,950 ft), Kyunga Ri 6,601 m (21,657 ft), Dogpache 6,562 m (21,529 ft), Langshisha Ri 6,427 m (21,086 ft), Gangchenpo 6,387 m (20,955 ft), Morimoto 6,150 m (20,180 ft), Tsogaka 5,846 m (19,180 ft) and Yala Peak 5,520 m (18,110 ft).

What are the facts about Gosainkunda Lake?

Gosainkunda Lake is a trendy Hindu pilgrim area, which is at an elevation of 4380 m. Bhairab Kunda is another sacred lake which is very close to Gosainkunda Lake. Gosain Kunda region has nearly 107 lakes, which remains frozen during extreme cold weathers. Travelers can explore high mountain ranges, foggy hills, and denser forests from Gosain Kunda region. Every year during “JanaiPurnima” (i.e.month of July-August) festival thousands of pilgrim travel to worship in this holy Lake. Gosain Kunda Lake has a vast belief in Hindu Mythology, and it explains that Lord shiva throwing poisons created it. Similarly, Trishuli Dhara is another sacred zone in this region where Lord Shiva remained stuck. The famous white water river of this region, i.e., river Trishuli also originates from this sacred Trishuli Dhara. Trishuli River is a popular rafting destination among adventure lovers, travelers, and young drops of blood. Similarly, Suryodaya is another sacred lake which is at an hours trek from Gosainkunda route. Along the way, you can discover many such small lake and glaciers. In addition to this, the fabulous view of Ganesh Himal makes every trekker thrilled up to see more.

Which month is suitable for Langtang Region Trekking?

Trekking in the Langtang region is favorable throughout the year. Langtang region trekking mainly comprises of Gosainkunda trek, Helambu trek, Tamang Heritage Trek, Langtang hills hike.

How difficult is the Langtang Region for trekking?

Trekking in Langtang region is not so difficult as compared to other trekking routes. It is suitable for all age groups.

What is the places of attraction in Langtang Region?

Langtang region is famous for trekking, hiking, sightseeing, rock climbing, rafting, religious pilgrimages, monasteries, and more. So some of the points of attraction in Langtang Region is Sagarmatha National Park, Mountain Views, Tamang Heritage trek, Gosain Kunda trek, Helambu trek, Trishul river rafting, Ganesh Himal trek, etc.

What is the top trekking destination in Langtang Region?

Ganesh Himal Trek, Langtang Gunja La Pass, Gosainkunda Trekking, Langtang Valley Trek, Kyangjin Gomba Trekking, Bhairab Kunda Trekking, and Ganesh Himal (Ruby Valley) Trek.

  • The departure schedule can be changed on any unavoidable circumstances such as weather hazards, festivals, natural changes of walking track, road slides, avalanches, public strikes, etc.
  • We have got other additional programs like Mt. Flight, Bungee jumping, Paragliding, Helicopter tour, Film shooting, Rock

  • Comfortable Sleeping bags
  • Hiking Boots
  • Chill T-Shirts/Jerseys
  • Lighter Jackets
  • Water Proof Jackets
  • Down Jacket
  • Moisturizing Creams, sunscreen lotions
  • Trekking Socks, Sunglasses, sunhats, caps
  • Gloves, Scarfs, woolen hats
  • Toilet papers, tissue papers, wipers, towels, etc.
  • Torch lights, Headlights.
  • Trekking/Hiking Poles
  • First aid box, required medicines
    Nightwears, undergarments, water bottles, water purifiers, etc.
  • Plastic/Waterproof bags
    Shampoos, small pocket purses, toothbrush, toothpaste, and other necessary personal products.
  • Cameras, Binocular (optional).
    Passport size photographs
    Pocket knifes

Trip Facts

  • Nepal
  • Langtang Region
  • 9 days
  • Teahouse (Lodge) during trek & hotels at Kathmandu
  • Moderate
  • Dhunche
  • Dhunche
  • 4460m
  • 5-6 HRS
  • Tibetan, Tamang, Gurung, Nepali e.t.c.
  • Natural Environment, Wildlife, Mountains, Peaks, Hills, Flowers, Flora-Fauna e.t.c.
  • Bus, Jeep & Car

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