Langtang Valley and Gosaikunda Trek
Trip Title: Langtang Valley and Gosaikunda Trek
Trip Length: 10 Days
Trip Grade: B [Grading Overview]
National Park: Langtang [Parks Overview]
Activity Grade: 3+ [Grading Overview]
Special Focus: Langtang National Park
Months: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December,
Please view our Maps Page to see if this trip has a map.Description:
The Langtang Valley and Gosaikunda Trek is a classic Himalayan trek through the key areas of Langtang National Park. Click the National Parks link above – its has great views of huge icy Himalyan peaks, the holy Gosaikunda Lakes. The park is also well known for its populations of red panda, Himalayan black bear, snow leopard, wild dog, ghoral, serow and more than 250 species of birds. The best trek in Nepal that includes changing landscapes, peoples and views – and it is not difficult!Itinerary:
Remember if you have a group of 2 or more we can arrange this trip for you on your prefered date during any of the available months listed.
Day drive to Dhunche ( 2,030 m), the capital of Rasuwa District, from Kathmandu, you will have a great view of Ganesh Himal. 8 hours drive.
A Gently but steep trek to Sing Gompa (3,350m.), a small Buddhist monastery, through forest. 5 hours.
A steep climb with fine mountain views of the Langtang and Ganesh ranges. The trail takes you up to Gosainkunda (4,380m.) – an area of small holy lakes, sacred to Hindus and a place of an huge full moon festival every August. 6 hours.
Trekking down to Thuklo Syabru (2130 m), a fine Tamang village nestled on a ridge. 6 hours.
Trekking to Rinje in the Langtang river valley. 4/5 hours.
Rinje to Kyangjin Gompa (3870 m) through Langtang village. This is the last settlement before the mountains and various passes ( Ganja La, Tilmans pass). 3/4 hours.
Rest day / Day hike – an excellent look-out can be reached by climbing the slopes immediately behind the Kyangjin. The majestic 7200m Langtang Lirung rises above the glaciers. A visit to Cheese factory completes the day. It is really a good experience to try a climb to Tsergo Ri (5033m.)and view the Langtang Glacier.
Trekking down to Lama Hotel (2510 m). 5/6 hours.
Trekking to Syabrubensi (2150 m) on the confluence of the Langtang Khola river and the Trisuli River on the road to Tibet.3/4 hours.
Drive to Kathmandu.
The below cost is quoted under the basis of per day per person:
€ 480 per person.
The Price includes:
Accommodation in available hotels or guesthouses in route, food (except bar bill), Guide and their all expenses including insurance, Langtang National Park entry fee, ground transportation and governmental taxes.
Prices Do Not Include:
Personal nature expenses like laundry, communication, shopping etc, personal insurance.