“adventure around central Himalaya with awesome views of mountains,beautiful Langtang valley, country of rare Red Panda with pristine forest of rhododendron, amazing views from Annapurna-Manaslu-Ganesh and Lantang to Jugal Himal range,
from Tamang heritage trail to cultural villages crossing high Gosainkund or East Laurabina-la.”
Trip Mode: On Lodge / Tea House basis.
Trekking grade: Moderate to Adventurous.
Trekking duration: 13 Nights & 14 Days
Highest altitude: 4,609 m / 15,121ft at Gosainkund / East Laurabina La pass.
Total Trip: 16 Nights & 17 Days (Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
Season: All season except July / August the monsoon wet months.
(Gosainkund festival falls in August rainy months)
A marvelous journey to Langtang Valley & Holy Gosainkund trekking with White Hill Adventure Treks & Expedition high services and expert guides.
Langtang Valley situated within Nepal’s second largest National Park and Langtang area the first Park established in 1976 with an area of 1,710 sq. km.
The park consist beautiful forested area full of rhododendron-pines-spruce-oak-magnolia and firs trees, where rare and elusive Red Panda dwells in this pristine country.Langtang Valley & & Holy Gosainkund trekking commence with an interesting overland drive to Syabrubesi village full of beautiful sceneries during drive, then reaching at Dhunche the headquarter town of Langtang and Rasuwa also entrance of Langtang National Park.
This wonderful adventure leads to a climb uphill and then walking into a river gorge with cool forested area, following upper Trisuli or Langtang Rivers near to its glacial sources at Langtang valley, slowly the walk leaves the gorge area entering a wide scenic and beautiful Langtang valley at Kyanjin Gompa.This fabulous trek a great combination of old Buddhist and Bon culture with scenic walks through traditional villages around some areas within Tamang Heritage trails to reach our first highlights at Langtang valley.
Here enjoy wonderful vista of mountains from Ganesh Himal (7,405 m) Langtang Lirung (7,234 m) Ghengu Liru(Langtang II 6571m / 21,560ft), Kimshun (6,745m/22,137ft) and Shalbachum(6,918m / 22,699ft) to the south, the Chimsedang Lekh forms a ridge of peaks which includes Naya-Kanga (5,846m) and Gangchempo, Tilman’s beautiful Fluted Peak. Beyond it extends to the Jugal Himal, terminating in Dorje Lakpa (6,980m/22,929ft). To the east massive mountain wall a frontier of Nepal and Tibet.
After a marvelous time at Langtang valley, our next adventure leads to holy Gosainkund a glacial lake regarded as sacred by both Hindu and Buddhists religions, pilgrims visits to take holy bath in this ice cold freezing water believes is that relinquish sin of hundred life time.Our adventure leads over high pass of Gosainkund or East Luarabina-la pass to reach and end this beautiful trek at Sundarijal on the North East of Kathmandu valley rim.
From here this fantastic Langtang Valley & Holy Gosainkund trekking concludes with a short drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour and trek preparation.
Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi 1,440m – 08 hours journey.
Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel 2,470m – 06 hours.
Day 05: Trek to Langtang Village 3,430m – 06 hours.
Day 06: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa 3,870m- 04 hours.
Day 07: In Kyanjin Gompa rest day for acclimatization with short hike.
Day 08: Trek to Lama Hotel – 06 hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Thulo / Upper Syabru 2,211m – 05 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Shing Gompa 3,330 m – 05 hours
Day 11: Trek to Gosaikunda 4,460 m – 05 hrs.
Day 12: Cross Laurabina-la 4,609 m trek to Gopte Odar 3,440 m – 06 hrs.
Day 13: Trek to Kutumsang 2,446 m – 06 hrs.
Day 14: Trek to Gulbhanjyang 2,125 m – 05 hrs.
Day 15: Trek to Chisopani 2,300 m -05 hrs.
Day 16: Trek to Sundarijal 1,460m drive to Kathmandu
Day 17: International departure for home ward bound.