Langtang Goshaikunda Lake Trek

Langtang Goshaikunda Lake Trek is the combination of the remote and picturesque valley of the Langtang region which is located in the north part of Kathmandu valley. It is one of the most accessible treks in Nepal which combines the remote and the spectacular valley of Langtang region. The trek takes you to a beautiful valley of the Langtang region which is embedded with many azure coloured mountain lakes. This trek combines a unique and one of the best trekking trails in the Langtang Himalayan region. Trekking to this region offers an opportunity to explore ethnic villages, oldest monasteries, a small peak, and glacier at comfortably low elevations. We will have a chance to enjoy the culture, traditions, and lifestyle of Sherpa and Tamang people who are the local inhabitant of this area. You have a brilliant and enjoyable trip to this wonderful land. It is considered as total wilderness adventure tour covering scenic landscapes, impressive hilly terrains, lush green forests, and flora, and fauna of this wonderful land. The trek passes through pristine countryside and flora and fauna, as well as yak pastures. The trek is on the journey to the wilderness Himalayan it one of the wildest trekking in Nepal.

Langtang Goshaikunda Lake Trek is a wonderful chance to see the beautiful village, mountain views, and the mixed culture of the people who are the local inhabitant of this wonderful land. We will start our trekking from the land of the beautiful Sherpa people which is called Syabrubesi. This region resembles cross culture as the area borders, Tibet, where you will be acquainted with Hyolmo heritages of the region. In the route is one of the most revered and adventurous activity to do and one of the greatest opportunities to truly experience the country’s many attributes in their finest form. During the time of trekking, we have a great chance to see the wonderful views of the mountain which includes Langtang Lirung, Gang Chhenpo, Naya Kangri, Yala Peak, and many other popular mountains of this route. We will enter the Langtang national park which is known for the home of many rare birds, animals, flora, and fauna. Most of the people in this route are influenced by Tibetan Buddhism. And the area of this route is not so well developed but the natural beauty of this land makes your journey more enjoyable and unforgettable and the warm welcome by the Tamang people which makes more memorable.  For the trekking, the perfect time also needed and the perfect season for trekking February to May and October to November.

Outline itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Drive to Syabrubesi (1,550m) 7-8 hours

Day 03: Heading to Lama Hotel (2,380m) 6 hours

Day 04: Heading to Mundu (3543m) 6-7 hours

Day 05: Heading to Kyangjin Gompa (3,870m) 4-5 hours

Day 06: Rest day in Kyangjin Gompa

Day 07: Heading to Lama Hotel 6-7 hours

Day 08: Heading to Thulo Syabru (2,230m) 5-6 hours

Day 09: Heading to Shin Gompa 3-4 hours

Day 10: Heading to Gosaikunda (4,460m) 5-6 hours

Day 11: Heading to Ghopte (3,440m) 6-8 hours

Day 12: Heading to Melamchigaon (2,560m) 6-7 hours

Day 13: Heading to Tarkeghyang (2,590m) 5-6 hours

Day 14: Heading to Sermathang (2,610m) 3-5 hours

Day 15: Trek to Melamchi Bazaar and drive to Kathmandu 3-4 hours

Day 16: Final departure

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

When you will land in the international airport in Kathmandu then there will one person from our company to take-off you. You will directly drive towards the hotel to check out. At night you will meet your guide and counsel about the trip. And have our dinner.       

Day 02: Drive to Syabrubesi (1,550m) 7-8 hours

Upon morning breakfast, we will slowly drive towards Syabrubesi. On the route, we have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain, and the lush forest of rhododendron. Before reaching Syabrubesi, we can get an opportunity to explore around the Chilime Hydropower winch is under the hills and spend one night in this wonderful Sherpa land.

Day 03: Heading to Lama Hotel (2,380m) 6 hours

Today is the first-day walking trekking in the Langtang region where we walk from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel. The suspension bridges the trails gradually ascend up to bamboo passing by the landslide. We have our lunch on the way then after slowly move towards Lama Hotel where we will spend one night.

Day 04: Heading to Mundu (3543m) 6-7 hours

The day starts with a gentle climb. We will pass through the lush forest of rhododendron, oak, and we will have an opportunity to see the animals like Langur, red panda, and Himalayan black bears etch before reaching Mundu where we will spend one night.

Day 05: Heading to Kyangjin Gompa (3,870m) 4-5 hours

The trail winds through the village and climbs ridge topped by a large Chorten and then climbs gradually past an impressive Mani wall. After 4 to 5 hours walking we will reach our destination and first of all will check out the hotel and explore all around the valley and spend overnight.

Day 06: Rest day in Kyangjin Gompa

This day is for the rest day that’s why we don’t start our trekking. Early in the morning after wake up, we will have our breakfast then after we will explore all around the Kyangjin Gompa. At this day, we will explore villages and get an opportunity to spend some time in the monastery which feels better and mental makeup for further trekking or journey.

Day 07: Heading to Lama Hotel 6-7 hours

The trail back following the Langtang Khola and Langtang village and on to Ghore Tabela and most of the trekkers, today will downhill. We pass through forest and beautiful Tamang village before reaching Lama Hotel where we will spend one night.

Day 08: Heading to Thulo Syabru (2,230m) 5-6 hours

The trail descending to the landside and the route separates from here to Thulo Syabru. We can enjoy the fantastic landscapes and the majestic nature with splendid views of its ranges. We will have our lunch on the way then after we will slowly move towards Thulo Syabru where we will spend one night.

Day 09: Heading to Shin Gompa 3-4 hours

The trail continues steeply through the forest oak, and hemlock and then less steeply. We will have our lunch on the way then after taking some rest and slowly move towards Shin Gompa where we will spend one night.

Day 10: Heading to Gosaikunda (4,460m) 5-6 hours

The trail follows steeply ascents path passing through Dursagang along with the views of Langtang Himal. The slope is the sanctuary for the red panda and providing magnificent views of the mountain and landscapes.

Day 11: Heading to Ghopte (3,440m) 6-8 hours

The trail is rough and crosses moraines but is well marked with cairns. The trail passes through pine, oak, and rhododendron forest. We will also pass through many suspension bridges before reaching Ghopte where we will spend one night.

Day 12: Heading to Melamchigaon (2,560m) 6-7 hours

The trail made of broken reaching Melamchigaon and we will climb a ridge above the village and continue our trek. We will have our lunch on the way then after taking some rest and slowly move towards Melamchigaon where we will spend one night in this beautiful land.

Day 13: Heading to Tarkeghyang (2,590m) 5-6 hours

This trail passes a stupa and crosses small steam below Tarkeghyang. After 5 to 6 hours walking we will reach our destination and first of all will check out the hotel and explore all around the valley and spend overnight.

Day 14: Heading to Sermathang (2,610m) 3-5 hours

Today the trail passes by the beautiful village, Chorten, and Monastery. It takes almost 3 to 4 hours to reach Sermathang from Tarkeghyang. After reach in Sermathang, first of all, we will check out the hotel then after we will explore all over the valley and spend the wonderful night.

Day 15: Trek to Melamchi Bazaar and drive to Kathmandu 3-4 hours

Early in the morning after having breakfast we will walk towards Melamchi Bazaar. After reach in Melamchi Bazaar, we will have our lunch then after slowly drive towards Kathmandu valley. Upon reach in Kathmandu valley, first of all, we will check out the hotel and spend some time around the Thamel Bazaar and spend one night in this wonderful valley.

Day 16: Final departure

We will drop you towards the international airport with the hope that you have a wonderful day in our small country. Your safe journey with beautiful and adventure days in Nepal and also hoping that this will not the last chance to serve you and you will give another chance to serve you.