Highlights

  • Mt. Langtang lirung.
  • Nayakhang.
  • Ganesh Himal.
  • Langsisa,& Dorjelakpa.

About Langtang Gosainkunda and Helambu Trek

This incredible Langtang Gosaikunda trek is about the combination of astounding voyage, magnificent views along with the experience of the spiritual standard of living. In this expedition you get the opportunity to view the splendid lakes of Gosainkunda Basin, the main three being Saraswatikunda, Bhairabkunda, and Gosainkunda.

According to legend, Lord Shiva created Gosainkunda when he pierced a glacier with his trident to find water to quench his thirst after having swallowed a poison that threatened to wipe out the world.

This trek 'Langtang Gosaikunda' has mythological importance too. To pay homage to Lord Shiva many Hindu devotees visit Gosainkunda during the full moon day of August. People change their cord (janai) after taking dip in holy Gosainkunda. It is reported that more than 150,000 Hindu take bath here during Janai Purnima every year.

The site is also popular for preserving endangered species like Red Panda. Besides, if you are lucky then you also get opportunity to see snow leopard, blue sheep, wild boar, Himalayan thar, musk deer and many other species of wild mammals.

It also preserves different kind of flora like rhododendron, pine, oak and many more.

The Langtang Gosainkunda Helambu trek offers you with assortment of sights including Buddhist monasteries, a cheese factory, yaks, glaciers, Himal chuli (7893m) Manaslu (8156mm) and Ganesh Himal (7406m) and mountain lakes.

You begin the Langtang trek from Syabrubesi. The trail expands elevation as you make your way along the Langtang Khola.  Once in Chadan Bari (3,330m/10,925ft), you travel through Lama Hotel, you can savor glorious views of the towering snow-covered Ganesh Himal (7,600m/24,934ft) and Langtang -II (7,227m/23,711ft) peaks. Moving on to Gosainkunda, you will get once in a lifetime opportunity to view and inhale the power of sacred pilgrimage site. The next is to enjoy the amusing villages of Tarke Gyang and Sermathang (2,621m/8,599ft), previous to heading back to Kathmandu.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 2Kathmandu sightseeing
  • Day 3Drive Kathmandu to Syabrubesi
  • Day 4Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
  • Day 5Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang Valley
  • Day 6Trek from Langtang village to Kyangjin Gompa
  • Day 7Explore Tserko Ri
  • Day 8Trek from Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel
  • Day 9Trek from Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru
  • Day 10Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa
  • Day 11Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosainkunda holy Lake
  • Day 12Trek from Gosainkunda to Ghopte
  • Day 13Trek from Ghopte to Malemchi Gaon
  • Day 14Trek from Malemchi Gaon to Tarke Gyang
  • Day 15Trek from Tarke Gyang to Sermathang
  • Day 16Trek from Sermathang to Malemchi Puul Bazaar/drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 17Transfer to Airport for your onward flight.

Open all day to day itinerary

What to Expect

  • 3 nights of deluxe accommodation in a 3 star hotel in Kathmandu.
  • 13 nights of accommodation and all meals during the trek.
  • Airport pick up and hotel drop bya private vehicle.
  • Private land transportation (Kathmandu-Syabrubesi-Kathmandu).
  • An experienced, english speaking & license holder trekking guide and and a sherpa porter 1:2 for carrying luggages.
  • All meals, accommodation, insurance and salary of staffs.
  • Langtang National park entrance permit and TIMs (Trekking Information Management System).
  • All local and government taxes.
  • First Aid kits.
  • Trip Completion Certificate.
  • Nepal Entry Visa.
  • Lunch and dinner in kathmandu.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu if late departure or early return from the trek than due to flight cancellation, weather conditions or personal will, than the sheduled Itinerary.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Trekking euipments.
  • Tips and grattitudes to guide and porter.
  • Personal Expenses like bar bills, phone calls, laundry, extra porter, shower, wifi, bottle or boiled water, etc.).