The Langtang Gosaikunda Trek-Langtang, a panoramic valley in northern Nepal towards the Tibetan border, provides multiple adventure opportunities to climbing and trekking enthusiasts.
- Trip Code: LANGOS
- Duration: 13 Days
- Trip Level: Demanding
- Max Altitude: 4,380m / 14,370 ft
- Starts at: Kathmandu
- Ends at: Kathmandu
- Best Season: February to June & September to December
- 1st Day Arrival in Kathmandu
- 2nd Day Sightseeing around Kathmandu and Pre-trip meeting
- 3rd Day Drive to Syabrubesi
- 4th Day Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel
- 5th Day Lama Hotel to Langtang Village
- 6th Day Langtang Village to Kyanjingompa
- 7th Day Day of exploring, hike up to Cherko Ri or to Langshisa Kharka
- 8th Day Kyanjingompa to Lama Hotel
- 9th Day Lama Hotel to Thulo Syapru
- 10th Day Thulo Syabru to Chandanbari
- 11th Day Chandanbari to Gosainkunda
- 12th Day Gosainkunda to Dhunche
- 13th Drive to Kathmandu
Included In Package
- An experienced local guide including their food, accommodation and insurance.
- One porter per two trekkers including their food, accommodation and insurance.
- Transport to Salleri, Nunthala and back to Kathmandu.
- Twin share accommodation at tea house while on trek including all meals.
- Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) permit.
- Permits to enter National Parks
- Nepal Government Tourism Levy charge
Not Included In Package
- Flight tickets related to international travel.
- Food during your stay in Kathmandu (except breakfasts).
- Any kind of drinks (including bar tabs).
- Your travel insurance.
- Nepal visa fee and entry fee.
- Personal expenses.
- Tips to guide and porter.
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek Description
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek-Langtang, a panoramic valley in northern Nepal towards the Tibetan border, provides multiple adventure opportunities to climbing and trekking enthusiasts. We can reach this gorgeous area upon driving northwards in the capital city Kathmandu.
This home of Tamangs, ancient horse riding warriors, is home to many different peaks, the tallest of which is Langtang Lirung in 7,246 m (23,773 ft).
The Langtang Gosaikunda Trek-Apart from being a gateway to numerous Himalayan Peaks, Langtang supplies access to peaceful landscapes and alpine forests, and above all the holy lake Gosainkunda. The culture of the Tamangs, their lifestyle, and parties add colors to this land gifted by nature. Following the road less traveled, Langtang Gosaikunda Trek has been a chance to explore the beautiful culture that extended grew in the breathtaking all-natural setting. Gosaikunda Lake brings plenty of pilgrims round the year.
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek-They visits the place with a goal of taking a holy dip in the holy water of the Lake. Langtang area is a famous producer of Yak Cheese. Some protected animal species such as the Langurs and Red Pandas call this region, shielded as Langtang National Park, their property. The trails of the trek run in close proximity to the hills offering exquisite views of Mt. Annapurna and Ganesh Himal.
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek Level
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek 13 Day Trek is considered Strenuous and a good level of fitness and trekking experience is strongly advised.
In a scale of 1 to 10, the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is rated 7. You will spend a number of nights sleeping at altitudes above 13,000ft (4000m) so you must be willing and able to rough it as most creature comforts are back in Kathmandu.
The safety of the support team and yours on every trek is our highest concern. All treks, strenuous, Demanding and Easy are all treated and planned as an expedition.
The term Altitude Sickness is used often but there are intact 3 types of Altitude Sickness. The most common is actually Acute Mountain Sickness – or AMS for short. AMS becomes a real threat when ascending at altitudes of 9,000ft or more (roughly 3,000 m).
AMS comes into effect usually because a trekker or climber ascends too quickly. As the air become thinner, there is less oxygen available. Your lungs need time to adjust in order to carry much needed oxygen to the different parts of your body.
All Ammonite Adventure treks over 9,000ft (3,000 m) include rest days – known as acclimatization days. Read more about altitude sickness »