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Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek
  • Max Altitute:4390 m
  • Price:USD 830
  • Difficulty:Hard
  • Duration:16 days

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

Trip Overview

The Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek is one of the wonderful trails that fall under the Langtang region. Langtang circuit develops marvelous and impressive views of the Himalayas along with a diverse range of ethnic groups. The dense forest of rhododendrons, oak, and bamboo along with abundant wildlife, splendid waterfalls, glaciers, a panorama of snow-capped mountains, and the sacred Lake of Gosainkunda are the main attractions of Langtang Valley Trek.

Moreover, the trek is a captivating journey in the Langtang region of Nepal. Beginning in Syabrubesi, it unfolds through Langtang Valley, reaches the sacred Gosaikunda Lake, and concludes in Chisapani. The trek offers diverse landscapes, traditional Tamang villages, and stunning views of the Langtang Himalayan range. Gosaikunda, a sacred alpine lake, stands as a significant highlight, while Chisapani provides panoramic vistas of the central and eastern Himalayas. Thus, this trek combines cultural richness with varied terrains, making it a memorable adventure in the heart of the Langtang region.

Related: Dhunche Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek

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Highlights of Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek:

Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek
Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek

The Langtang Gosainkunda Helambu Trek is an amazing journey that takes you through some beautiful places reflecting Tibetan culture. This trek also covers Langtang Valley, Gosainkunda, and Helambu in the Langtang region, which is north of Kathmandu. There are stunning views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal, Jugal Himal, and other mountains. Furthermore, the trek goes through Langtang National Park, where you can spot different plants and animals like deer and monkeys. Also, some people believe there might be bears and other wild animals in the forests too. The villages along the way are home to Tamang and Sherpa people, and they still follow traditional ways of living. So, the special highlight is visiting Gosainkunda Lake, considered a holy place.

The trek starts in Syabrubesi, about 7-8 hours’ drive from Kathmandu. From there, you’ll trek through beautiful Rhododendron forests, passing places like Ghoda Tabela and Langtang village, until you reach Kyangjin Gompa. Take an extra day there to get used to the altitude. Then, head back to Thulo Syabru and follow the trail to Gosaikunda, a sacred pond at 4,380 meters. After crossing Lauribina Pass (4,600m), you enter the Helambu region. Descend to Ghopte, then move towards Sermathang before returning to Kathmandu. It’s a trek filled with natural beauty, cultural experiences, and a sense of adventure.

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek Itinerary:

DayActivity
01Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to your Hotel at 1400m
02Drive from Kathmandu to Sayabrubesis (1440m) 8 Hour
03Trek from Sayasbru besi to Lama Hotel (2480m)
04Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang3430m)
05Trek from Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa (3860m)
06Acclimatization day in Kyangjin Gompa
07Trek from Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel/Changtang (2480m)
08Trek from Lama Hotel/Changtang to Thulo Sayasbru village (2260)
09Trek from Thulo sayasbru to sing Gompa (3250m)
10Trek from Chandan Bari Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda (4360m)
11Trek from Gosaikunda to Ghopte (3435m)
12Trek from Ghopte to Kutumsang (2470m)
13Trek from Kutumsang to Drive  Kathmandu (1350m)
 15Free Day Ktm
16Departure for your onward flight.

You can also ask our team for a customized Itinerary if you have a big team of trekkers.

Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek Cost:

Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek Cost
Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek Cost
Cost for Langtang Valley-Gosaikunda Trek
No of PeopleCost for Person(USD)
1 pax USD 830+25%
above 2 person USD 830
If you are looking for only a service then we provide it for only ****. Services include a potter guide, all local transport by bus, all government permits, and insurance for Nepali potter guide.

Note:  According to Trekking Terms and Conditions of Hikeontreks, if the client cancels the booking of the trek then the refund policy is as given:

• After booking The Trek if an Individual Gets un-well and Cancels his/her trip Before 1 Day of the Scheduled Date Company will Charge 60% of the Trip amount as a Cancellation fund.
• After booking The Trek if an Individual Cancels his/her trip Before Arriving here in Nepal Due to any reason Company will Charge 20% of the Trip amount as a Cancellation fund. (Note: if an individual Postpones the trip No Cancellation change will be taken)
• After the trip is started and if an individual cancels the trip in between Due to any region (Medical, Personal, etc.) no refund will be offered. The full Trip cost will be charged by the company.

Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek Route:

Trekking in this trial begins with a 7 to 8-hour drive from Kathmandu to Saybrubeshi. Syabru Beshi is a beautiful village settled on the periphery of the Trisuli River. After that following the Langtang River through rhododendron and bamboo forest trial begins to gain altitude. Further, trek in the Langtang region we will reach Langtang Valley and the beautiful village of Sherpa people named Kyanjin Gompa. Also H in Kyanjin Gompa you will feel spiritual all over and observe the lifestyle of Buddhist monks. These Buddhist monks have devoted themselves and performed the rituals. Then, after having breakfast climb Tserko Ri(about 5,000m) to view the mind-blowing panorama of the Langtang range. Hence you can get the chance to visit the traditional cheese factory where they make cheese using their hand.

Moreover, after getting to Chandan Bari and walking through the Lama Hotel we get to see splendid snow-capped peaks of Ganesh Himal. If we are lucky enough and have time we can get a glimpse of Red Panda. Further moving to Gosainkunda we can witness the sun rising over this holy lake. Before we return to Kathmandu we will trek to Laure Binayak Pass (4,609m)  and Buddhist monasteries placed alongside the villages of Tarke Gyang and Sermathang(2,621m).

Trek with Sherpa guide:

The Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek with a Sherpa guide is a spectacular journey in Nepal’s Langtang region. Starting from Syabrubesi, the trek covers Langtang Valley, Gosaikunda Lake, and Chisapani. With the expertise of a Sherpa guide, the trek becomes not just an adventure but a cultural experience. You’ll encounter diverse landscapes, Tamang villages, and breathtaking views of the Langtang Himalayas. In conclusion, the presence of a Sherpa guide adds a layer of safety and cultural richness, making the trek an unforgettable exploration of the heart of the Langtang region.

Mr. Yakpu Sherpa is one of our experienced guides who is a registered guide by the Nepal Mountaineering Association.

  We also provide special Trekking and Tour Guides. They are listed below:

  • Specific Language Guide for City Tour (70 $) Per Day.
    English Guide for city Tour (50$) Per Day.
  • Trekking Specific Language Guide (50$) Per Day.
    English Guide for Trekking (35$) Per Day.
  • Potter Guide for Trekking (25$) Per Day.
    Support/Potter Staff for trekking (20$) Per Day

Above above-mentioned rates For Guides include Daily wages and Gear and Equipment and do not include Insurance and Ground transportation Fees. Also, you can learn about the gear and equipment for the trek from our blog Trekking Essential. 

Difficulty level of Langtang Gosaikunda Chisapani Trek:

The Langtang Gosaikunda trek is rated as moderate, with the difficulty influenced by factors such as transportation, chosen routes, and seasonal weather conditions. The highlight of this trek is the sacred Gosaikunda Lakes, a significant religious site for Hindu pilgrims. It is also in proximity to Kathmandu and the absence of technical climbing makes it a popular choice among visitors. The trek, reaching an altitude of 4380m at Gosaikunda Lakes, offers a captivating experience without demanding advanced mountaineering skills. Nestled in the Langtang region, this trek to the enchanting Gosaikunda Lake is not only accessible but also showcases the natural beauty of the area.

Detailed Itinenary

Day 01:Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to your Hotel at 1400m

From Tribhuban International Airport you will be transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon you will be invited to visit our office for a briefing about each day’s program. Today you will receive your Langtang National Park Permits and TIMS.

Day 02:Drive from Kathmandu to Sayabrubesis (1440m) 8 Hour 

Early morning after having breakfast transfer to your Bus station to start your journey towards Sayabrubesis, along the bus journey you will drive through a beautiful village and you will see snow Scapped Mountain along the Langtang Himalaya and it will make your trekking become pleasant and touch your heart.

Day 03:Trek from Sayasbru besi to Lama Hotel (2480m)

The trail branches off Sayabrubesis main road by a police post where you will need to register a trekking permit and crosses a suspension bridge over the Bhotekoshi River. Turn right at the eastern end of the bridge and climb through the village of Old Sayasbru to cross the bridge to the south side of Langtang Khola. The trek becomes a pleasant walk through trees where langur monkeys frolic, passing a bridge a small waterfall Bhatties (village inns) beside the stream at Dovan(1680m) the trail then makes a steep uphill over a rocky ridge to the easily missed junction, where the route from Thulo Sayasbru join from over. Long uphill forest past the waterfall and couples of lodges in pairo meaning of landside; 1800m to Bamboo a cluster hotel at 1930m. Beyond Bamboo, the trail crosses Dangdung Khola then uphill to the still suspension bridge over the langtang Khola. On the north bank of langtang Khola the route uphill alongside a series of waterfalls and arrives in Changtang famous as Lama Hotel (2480m) overnight here.

Day 04:Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang3430m)

The trail continues to follow the Langtang Khola, uphill steeply through a forest of hemlocks, maples and Rhododendron, past isolated lodges at Gumanchok (riverside) and ghunama to the famous lunch time spot of Ghoratabela (2970m). There are great views of langtang lirung from here, which you can admire as the army checks post, where you need to register your langtang trek permit. From Ghoratabela the trail uphill more gradually through U-shaped glacier valley to the villages of thangshyap, Gompa and finally langtang (3430m). The national park headquarter is here, along with a cooperative bakery, a dozen lodges and so many yaks and overnight here.

Day 05:Trek from Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa (3860m)

Trek from Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa it takes only the morning walking through tiny villages to uphill Kyangjin Gompa (3860m) where you will see joyful Buddhist monasteries, several accommodations and two great cheese factories (May to December). It worthily to spending two full days here to gratefully to appreciate the mountains scenery over the langtang Himalaya of Nepal.

Day 06:Acclimatization day in Kyangjin Gompa

From Kyangjin Gompa you can climb uphill to a viewpoint at 4300m on the glacier moraine to the north for superb views of langtang lirung. The most popular day kike to the Kyangjin RI viewpoint 4600m, while a tougher options is the climb to uphill Tsergo RI 4984m. Other popular long hike leads up the valley to the pastures around langshisa kharka for more spectacular mountains views of the Langtang Himalaya.

Day 07:Trek from Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel/Changtang (2480m)

The trail walk downhill to sayabrubesis via langtang, Ghoratabela on the same trail you will uphill before and trail follow the valley and connect the Gosaikunda Trek, take left branches at the junction just before Dovan and  climb uphill to Thulo sayabrubesis. Overnight at here.

Day 08:Trek from Lama Hotel/Changtang to Thulo sayasbru village (2260)

Early in the morning after breakfast trail slightly goes pairo landslide and leads you to Thulo Sayasbru (2,260m). Thulo Sayasbru is a beautiful Sherpa and Tamang village from where you can observe the miraculous vista of Langtang Himal and Ganesh Himal and overnight here.

Day 09:Trek from Thulo sayasbru to sing Gompa (3250m)

Morning breakfast in Thulo sayasbru village the trail slightly goes uphill through beautiful rhododendron, Bamboo and pine trees. Along the trail you will past several mountains village to arrive Chandan Bari Sing Gompa and visit cheese factory in the langtang region of Nepal, where you will overnight today.

Day 10:Trek from Chandan Bari Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda (4360m)

After morning breakfast in Chandan Bari sing Gompa the trail slightly goes uphill to Gosaikunda via Lauribinayak.  Along the trails past rhododendron and pine forest trees and vista of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, and Manaslu range, Hiunchuli and Tibetan peak is high lights of the adventure, you trek towards Gosaikunda (4,361m) and overnight here.

Day 11:Trek from Gosaikunda to Ghopte (3435m)

After morning quick trips around Gosaikunda lakes, breakfast and trek lead you Ghopte via Gosaikunda pass and directly drops you to Pedi. From here the trail past rhododendron and pine forest trees and vista of Langtang Himalaya.some section of the trail very tricky between Pedi to Ghopte, Tibetan peak and overnight here in Ghopte. Ghopte is very small village only few lodges are available here.

Day 12:Trek from Ghopte to Kutumsang (2470m)

Morning breakfast in Ghopte, trail slightly goes uphill to Thadepati and from where trails branches for Kutumsang and Malachi village along the route. Today your journey will be more enjoyable and beautiful, walking through rhododendron, pine trees and Himalayan Bamboo. Finally arrive in Kutumsang. Overnight at lodge.

Day 13:Trek from Kutumsang to Chisopani (2160m) 

After morning breakfast in Kutumsang trail directly drop you to Gol Bhanjyang(2130m) and small tea or cold drinks break here. from here also  trail goes downhill to Pati Bhanjyang via Thankune Bhanjyang and have your luch here. after lunch break in Pati bhanjyang trail slightly goes uphill to Chisopani village also last night your trekking in the mountain, celebrate your holiday with adventure staff.

Day 14:Trek from Chisopani to Kathmandu (1350m)

After morning breakfast in Chisopani trail slightly lead you through rhododendron forest towards Kathmandu via Mulkharka and (Sundarijal drinking water station of Kathmandu valley). Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer your hotel and evening celebrate farewell dinner with Nepali family.

Day 15 : free Day Ktm

Day 16 :Departure for your onwards flight.

Trip Info

1. What's Includes

  • Pick up and transfer by car from Airport-Hotel-Airport.
  • 3 nights deluxe hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner during the trek.
  • Local lodges accommodation during the trek.
  • Government licensed guides, plus experienced porters ( including their food, salary, accommodation, equipment, medicine & insurance).
  • All local transportation.
  • All necessary permits and entry fees.
  • All government taxes
  • Rescue assistance
  • Our service charge.

2. Doesn't Includes

  • Meals in Kathmandu.
  • International airfare.
  • Nepal entry visa fee ($40).
  • Your travel insurance (should include your medical and rescue)
  • Any personal expenses.
  • Any kind of hot & cold drinks
  • Staff & driver tipping
  • Necessary equipment (sleeping bags, down jackets, walking sticks etc.)

Trip Highlights

  • Adventurous tea house trek and hike along the beautiful forest, river, waterfalls, valley, landscapes, and mountains.
  • Langtang region is famous for the Red Panda. (Chance to see Red Panda)
  • Hike to Tsergor-Ri (5,000m.) for spectacular Mountain Views
  • Breathtaking views of Ganjala Range, Dorje Lakpa Range, Khemjung Glacier
  • Visit the Cheese factory and oldest Buddhist monastery in Kyanjin Gompa.
  • Visit UNESCO cultural world heritage sites in Kathmandu city.

Important Info

Extra nights’ accommodation Lunch dinner breakfast in Kathmandu. In case of early arrival or late

departure, early return from Trekking (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary

 

Trip Map

trip map

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