Trekking in Langtang region is attractive due to its offer trekkers gorgeous valley and pilgrimage tourist attractions for both Hindus and Buddhists.Langtang Valley is the bordering Himalayan Region from Kathmandu valley, few hours drive from Kathmandu will take you to the beautiful Langtang region.The people living in the highlands of the Langtang region are certainly Nepalese but being the descendant of the Tibetan origin, they look like the Tibetans. Hence, Langtang region is one of the most popular trekking regions for those wishing a short trek from Kathmandu into the Himalayas influenced by Tibetan lifestyle. Moreover, accompanying with the varieties of rhododendron, bamboo forests, majestic waterfalls and snow-capped Himalayas make the trek one of the most diverse treks. This trek offers mesmerizing views of Langtang range, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lakap, Nayakanga, and Langshisa.It is rewarding trek in a less frequented area.
Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1300m)
Up on arrival in Kathmandu, we will welcome you at the airport then transfer to you hotel. Evening welcome dinner with cultural show.Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing.
Having breakfast then start an interesting tour around Kathmandu. We will arrange a tour guide of your chosen language to give you a tour and introduction to our rich culture amongst our ancient and fascinating history and religion.Am: Boudhanath & Pashupatinath. Pm: Patan Durbar Square and Soyambhunath then back to hotel.Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu –Dhunche (1966m)
Today we head to Dhunche.Travelling through Trishuli (Nuwakot). it will take you 7 to 8 hours.Overnight at Dhunche.
Day 04: Dhunche to Sing Gompa(3330m): 5 Hrs
Having breakfast then our trail goes ascending gradually to Ghatte Khola (stream). After crossing a suspension bridge over this stream, we continue our trek steeply up and reach Sing Gompa after crossing pine, silver oak and rhododendron forests. Overnight at lodge.
Day 05: Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosain Kunda (4380m) - 5 hrs:
From Sing Gompa you climb a ridge to the main Gosainkund trail. You follow a rugged trail with dramatic views to the Manaslu range, Ganesh Himal range, Tibetan peaks and Langtang Lirung. Eventually, the trail descends from the ridge to the first of three lakes Sarashowti Kunda, second is Bhairab Kunda and third is Gosain Kunda. Thousands of Hindu pilgrims visit the lakes during a full- moon festival in August. The lake is also scared to Buddhists. Overnight at lodge.
Day 06: Trek from Gosainkunda to Ghopte (3200m) - 6.30 hrs:
Today we leave Gosaikund and climb through rugged country, past four small lakes to the Laurebina La (4610meters), the highest point of this trek. On a clear day we can see Annapurna range through the way. Then the trail leads us steeply down to Phedi (3740m). From here, the route drops to the stream then climbs through the scrub Bamboo to a crest. Continue walk down throughout crossing a rocky hill with pine, rhododendron trees to Ghopte. Overnight at lodge.
Day 07: Trek from Ghopte to Kutumsang (2446m) - 6 hrs:
Descending from the ridge at Ghopte, the trail makes numerous ups and downs across ravines and the boulders of old moraines. The trail slightly descends and then begins to ascend through the rhododendron, oak and juniper forests up to the Tharepati (3510m). Trek downhill with only one small ridge to cross en route. Stop at Kutumsang, an interesting typically old-fashioned Helambu village. Attractive Mountain views as well as local peoples’ life style, culture; customs would be worth making you glad. Overnight at lodge.
Day 08: Trek to Chisapani - 2210m (5-6 hr):
The trail goes through forests and some small villages, we have to walk up and down way and on the way to Chisopani we can see Himalayan range from Manaslu to Everest.Today our trail goes to beautiful Sundarijal. We have to passes through Borlang Bhanjyang to reach Sundarijal and near to Sundarijal we also passes through Army check post. Its an hour Drive to Kathmandu from Sundarijal. We start the day by climbing up the last pass of the trek at Borlang Bhanjyang, at 2240m.Now it is a short trek to Sundarijal as we walk past the local water supply system and follow the water pipe to this village.From sundarijal we take a private Vehicle to Kathmandu its take 40 min.Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 09: Farewell friend.
We will transfer you airport as per your flight time.
What makes this trip different then others:We are working together with Village Environment Nepal a non-political and non-profit social organization. We contribute our support to the remote village of Panch Khuwa Deurali and many others villages (Gorkha and all over Nepal) through donation, sponsorship and partnership in various projects.
Donation:We donates a percentage of business profits to the foundation on a yearly basis, which supports the ongoing maintenance cost required for Village School and we support to Divyenetra Community Orphan home and Community School.
One of the major activities of Village Environment Nepal is the children sponsorship program, which is conducted with full collaboration with us.
For more details, visit Village Environment website www.ven.org.np and Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/VillageEnvironmentNepal?ref=hl.
We will arrange any hotel in Kathmandu as per your request.Room on twin sharing basis where you will find neat and clean environment.
During the trekking we will arrange your accommodation at standard tea house or lodge – room on twin sharing basis with attached bathroom however some places will not have attached bathroom so, bathroom are on sharing basis.
We offer breakfast in the hotel in Kathmandu but you have to pay your own lunch and dinner.
We will provide all meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) during the trekking in Mountain area.
Vehicle:You will have a private tourist vehicle in Kathmandu.
Vehicle:Local bus/Private Vehicle as per your own interest for kathamndu to Dhunche and Syabru Besi to Kathmandu.
Guide & Porter during the trekking:
During trekking we will provide a professional trekking guide (license holder). We arrange porter(s) to carry your gears (a porter can carry maximum 15 kg) and the porter will accompany with you. The number of porter depends on group size. We have a insured guides and porters as well.We will provide their salary, accommodation, insurance, meals.
Personal gears & equipments need during trekking:
• Sleeping bag
• Down Jacket
• Warm Jacket
• Cotton t-shirts
• Cotton pants
• Sun hat
• Sun cream lotion
• Sun glasses
• Comfortable hiking boots
• Walking poles (if necessary)
• Flash light with extra batteries
• Personal medical kit box.
• Extra batteries for camera
• Backpack- with outsider pockets to handle smaller items.
Travel Insurance:All trekkers / travelers are requested to insure their travel insurance before traveling Gosainkunda Trek. Please note that the insurance should be covered medical, air ambulance, helicopter rescue, and all treatment costs.
Request: Dear all this is a sample itinerary we can modify / customize the itinerary. We will make itinerary as per your interest and as per your time frame.