The Langtang valley is also called ‘the valley of glaciers’ where we can see mountain rise, soaring towards the sky. The valley offers pine forest, swift mountain streams, rugged rock and snow-capped peaks, grassy downs, and meadows strewn with daisies and wild primal. You will get an opportunity to the west Himal chuli (7893m) Manaslu (8156mm) and Ganesh Himal (7406m). On a clear day, even the Annapurna range can be seen rising up behind and to the north across the valley is Langtang Lirung. Langtang Gosaikunda trek offers a variety of sights of Buddhist monasteries, glaciers, yaks, a cheese factory and mountain lakes which make this trek an exciting one with a golden chance to learn the life of villages, and also the experience of being in a typical Sherpa Village with various ancient memories.
- Short Itinerary
- Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu
- Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour
- Day 3: Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
- Day 4: Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
- Day 5: Lama Hotel to Langtang Village
- Day 6: Langtang village to Kyanjing Gompa
- Day 7: Rest day at Kyanjin Gompa
- Day 8: Kyanjin Gompa to Lama hotel
- Day 9: Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru Village
- Day 10: ThuloSyabru To Chadanbari/Sing Gumba
- Day 11: Shin Gompa to Gosaikunda
- Day 12: Gosaikunda to Ghopte
- Day 13: Ghopte to Thadepati
- Day 14: Tadepati to TarkeGhyang
- Day 15: TarkeGhyang – Sermantang
- Day 16: Sermanthang- Melamchi PulBazar
- Day 17: Kathmandu Tour
- Day 18: Departure Day
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu
After you arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be welcomed by our guide at the arrival area. After that, you will be taken to the hotel for the check-in and you will relax there for some time, as you have to wander around the Kathmandu valley and see its nightlife. We will take you to the main tourist hub of Kathmandu which is Thamel. There you can indulge in different Nepalese cuisines. You can exchange your money to Nepali currencies and stroll around the Thamel area. After that, we go back to the hotel after the tour. When we reach the hotel, you will be briefed about the trek.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour
We will take you to the historical and heritage tour of Kathmandu valley after having a delicious breakfast. You will visit the Hindu Temple Pashupatinath. It is considered the most important Shiva temple in Nepal. After that, you will visit the Boudhanath which is considered as the biggest Buddhist Stupa in the world which lies in the middle of a beautiful square.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
After taking breakfast we drive through the highways of Trishuli valley. You will witness nice scenery of white snowcapped mountains like Mt.Annapurna, Manasa, u and other peaks through the route. You can enjoy the Himalayan views and mountainous lifestyle through the Trishulli bazar and Dhunche. This journey takes you about 7 to 8 hours of driving. You can stay overnight in Syabarubesi.
Day 4: Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
After taking a full breakfast we stark to trek which takes two hours through the forest. Then we reach the bamboo village where we can stop for lunch. We can take look at the forested path with the view of birds and bushes. We stay overnight at Lama hotel.
Day 5: Lama Hotel to Langtang Village
We start our trek with a breakfast at the hotel. We can see the beautiful dense rhododendron forest. Then we enter the Langtang valley through Ghoda Tabela. We can see prayer flags in every house go through and the cold breeze of air passing through our face will be mesmerizing. The Langtang valley is located just below the massive Langtang glacier. You will be staying overnight at the lodge.
Day 6: Langtang village to Kyanjing Gompa
From the Langtang valley, we take the route that takes us to Kyanjing Gompa. We can see the largest Mani wall. Slowly, we reach the Kyanjin village, where the remarkable Kyanjin Gompa is located. You will stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 7: Rest day at Kyanjin Gompa
We rest at kyanjinGumba and explore the area. We visit the monastery and the cheese factory where the cheese is made from Yak. We can see the see the spectacular ice and the glaciers. The highest point of this trek is KyanjinRi(4350m) and TsekoRi (5000m). after all the exploration is done, we spend our night in kyanjinGumba.
Day 8: Kyanjin Gompa to Lama hotel
As we visit, the monastery we start to trek down to the lama hotel. We can see the spectacular terrace land and the rhododendron forest. We cross through many wooden bridges which is very adventurous. We climb down to the Lama hotel and stay overnight there.
Day 9: Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru Village
This trail leads you through bamboo and rhododendron forest where we can see many wild boars as well as other animal and birds on the route to ThuloSyabru. We can see the mountains as if they were just a hand away. We trek down through the river bank and get to the thuloSyabru village. We stay overnight in ThuloSyabru village.
Day 10: ThuloSyabru To Chadanbari/Sing Gumba
The trails lead us through the breathtaking view of Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal, Tibetan mountain. This trail leads you through a steep forest of oak and hemlock and also through the rhododendron forest. We can see many local cheese factory and monasteries. You will have to stay overnight in a tea house.
Day 11: Shin Gompa to Gosaikunda
You will get to enjoy the full panoramic view of the Himalayan range of mountain Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh, and Langtang. We walk for the most part of the day and reach to the magical Gosaikunda lake which is 4380m high. This lake is a cultural significance for Nepalese. The lake is surrounded by the mountains on all the sides. Every year during Janai Purnima Many Hindu pilgrims visit this lake and take a holy bath in it. There is Shiva shrine at the center of the lake. You stay overnight in Gosaikundaarea.
Day 12: Gosaikunda to Ghopte
We take the last glimpse of the lake before ascending down towards the laurebina pass. The Helambu region begins at he Lauribina La pass and descends to the Melamchi Valley. We pass through many small lakes before reaching the pass. We enjoy the view of the area as we pass the trails. We stay overnight in Ghote.
Day 13: Ghopte to Thadepati
We take an uphill and downhill on the trail passing via dense forests. The trail takes us through the forest which will take us to the TharePati Village. We Climb a ridge above the village and continue our trek. We can stay overnight there.
Day 14: Tadepati to TarkeGhyang
The journey from Tadepati to TarkeGhyang is a full exploration of Helambu region. The trail takes us to the magnificent Sherpa village of TarkeGhyang. We can discover the monasteries and the village once we are in TarkeGhyang. It’s a place where there is a mixture of culture and spirituality.
Day 15: TarkeGhyang – Sermantang
Sermanthang is a village which is rich in culture and full of natural wonders surrounding it. Its takes about 5 hours to reach us to Sermanthang. Along the trail, we pass through many other villages which are rich in Sherpa culture. We also walk through the forest area along the trail before reaching sermanthang for the overnight stay.
Day 16: Sermanthang- Melamchi PulBazar
We trek to the Melamchi bazaar in the final day of our trek. We trek down past many villages with their traditional cultures. We can see the terrace framing in this area. Once we reach Melamchipul Bazar, we will stop for the lunch before setting off on a drive back to Kathmandu. It takes us about four hours of drive to reach Kathmandu.
Day 17: Kathmandu Tour
We take the tour around the Kathmandu area and see its local life and culture of the Kathmandu valley. We visit the world heritage sites and different streets of Kathmandu.
Day 18: Departure Day
We will drive you to the airport for the departure flight.
Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private tourist vehicle.
Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle.
All your standard Meals during the Lodge to Lodge trek and Camping (Breakfasts, Lunches, and Dinners).
Local Touching Void Expeditions licensed English speaking guide.
The required number of local staff and porters to carry your luggage and equipment during the trek
Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu.
Farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance show on second last day.
All our government taxes, vat, tourist service charges.
Cost Does not Include
Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu.
Travel insurance which covers emergency Rescue and Evacuation.
International airfare and airport departure tax.
Nepal entry visa.
Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks.
Hot shower,wifi and Battery charge during the trek.
Personal trekking Equipment.
Tips for trekking staff and driver.
Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Price Includes’ section.