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16 Days Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking

Langtang Gosainkunda TrekkingItinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Arrive in Kathmandu. Welcome and Assistance on arrival at Airport. Transfer to Hotel. Hotel Check in. O/n at Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu - Syabru Besi [2000M]
After an early breakfast at the hotel we make our departure from Kathmandu to Syabru Besi our trekking point, which is of 7 hours drive. On the way from Kathmandu we get to observe views of the Himalayan, including the Annapurnas, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal and the peaks of the Langtang region. Overnight stay at the local lodge at Syabru Besi.
Day 03: Syabru Besi - Lama Hotel [2748m]
We start out trek from northwest of Syabru Besi to a suspension bridge over the Bhote Koshi. Turning right at the eastern end of the bridge we walk into a small settlement of Syabru Besi and visit to a Gompa, then follow the stone-paved street to a bridge over the Langtang Khola, trail on the south side of the river, forests- make a steep climb over a rocky ridge, then to a junction from where the trail climbs over and reaches at Rimche and from here descend to Chantang, widely known as Lama Hotel. Overnight stay at the local lodge at Chantang.
Day 04: Lama Hotel – Langtang Village [3500m]
To begin our trek for the day we start climbing through a forest of hemlocks, oaks and rhododendrons high above the Langtang Khola, then move to Gumanchok, 15 minutes from here we will be at Ghunama and climb to Ghora Tabela at an elevation of 2970m. From this point we proceed to Chamki through Thaugshyap, then descend into a valley to cross a stream passing several water- driven mills to the large settlement of Langtang. Overnight stay at Langtang Village.
Day 05: Langtang Village – Kyangjin [3800m]
We wind up the trail through the village and climb onto a ridge then steadily climb passing through the small village of Mundu to Sindum. One more hour of walking will reach us to the pastures of Yamphu. Crossing the Laja Khola and weaving through some rocks we climb towards the Kyangjin Gompa. There are lodges in enough number at this place. We spend rest of our day relaxing and exploring the surroundings.
Day 06: Kyangjin Rest Day
To spend the whole day in Kyangjin and make it a pleasant one we can walk up the moraine north of Kyangjin Gompa to catch the glimpses of the magnificient views of Langtang Lirung, Yansa Tsenji and Kinshung as well as the foot of the huge Lirung Glacier.
Day 07: Kyangjin – Ghora Tabela
Following the Langtang Khola to Langtang village we continue retracing the route from Kyangjin to Ghora Tabela. Overnight stay at Ghora Tabela.
Day 08: Ghora Tabela – Syabru [2130m]
From Ghora Tabela we keep on retracing our steps to some part of Syabru Besi, and then move left up a path through the forest to encounter a view of Syabru and the area of terraces of millet. We make a night stay at Syabru or Thulo Syabru.
Day 09: Syabru – Sing Gompa [3330m]
From Syabru the trail takes a steep climb to Dursagang and then through the forests of hemlock and oak passing an old chorten to the top of the ridge at Foprang Danda and then to Chadan Bari which is at an elevation of 3330m, this place’s main attraction is Sing Gompa. This place is commonly known as Sing Gompa than Chadan Bari. Overnight stay at Sing Gompa.
Day 10: Sing Gompa – Gosainkund[4460m]
Climbing steeply from Sing Gompa at several points the trail crossing behind the ridges moves in deep forests to Chalang Pati , walk from here will enter us to the protected areas of Gosaikunda. The other point where we trek on the way to Gosainkunda is Laurebina Yak. We continue to ascend to the ridge and then climb to Saraswati Kund and Bhairav Kund continue climbing gently and then drop about 20m to reach to the lake Gosaikunda. Overnight stay at Gosainkunda.
Day 11: Gosainkund - Tharepati
Leaving Gosaikunda the trail moves to Gopte, passing three more small lakes, we reach to Laurebina La, then to Phedi, from where the route drops to a stream and crosses the head of the valley, descending to Dupi Chaur, with all these ups and downs we make a final ascent to Tharepati, a windy ridge, which stands high at an elevation of 3640m. Overnight stay at the local lodge at Tharepati.
Day 12: Tharepati – Gul Bhanjyang [2580m]
From Tharepati to reach to Gul Bhanjyan it almost requires 6-7 hours walk for us. From Therapati we walk to Magen Goth and finally reach Gul Bhanjyang crossing Mere Danda 3510m, Panghu, rhododendron forests and Khutumsang. Overnight stay at Gul Bhanjyang.
Day 13: Gul Bhanjyang – Chisapani [2194m]
The magnificent views of the Himalayans can never be by passed, how much close you have reached to it. So we cannot avoid the majestic Himalayan scene that is seen from Chisopani. Thus, without skipping a night stay at Chisopani by directly coming to Kathmandu. From Gul Bhanjyang we hike till Chisopani and then make a night stay out there.
Day 14: Chisapani – Sundarijal
From Chisopani, we pass through meadows and cultivated fields and climb through oak and rhododendron forest to Burlang Bhanjyang. From here we trek down to the Shivapuri ridge to the road at Sundarijal. After reaching Sundarijal we can drive to our hotels at the Kathmandu. Rest and overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 16: Departure