Langtang Gosainkunda Helambu Trek is a perfect moderate trek which is easily accessible from Kathmandu valley, located in the northeast region. It is a fun and casual trek that follows through the western part of Langtang National Park. This is a 7 to 8 day trek that is commonly extended by including a trek to Kyangjin Gompa which turns this trek into a 14 day adventure. You get to experience all elements of Langtang National Park including Langtang valley and the Gosainkunda. This elevation is the most strenuous of all the hikes in this region and reaches an altitude of 4300 m. The trek is highly recommended for adventurers who are seeking for real Himalayan nomad experience and wonderful natural rewards in Nepal. Langtang Helambu trekkers have varieties of landscape sceneries as well awe-inspiring mountain views and local cultural traditions. The trekking to this region leads to explore Himalayan alpines and vast diverged mid hill areas of Helambu valley. Langtang Helambu Trek allows encounter with varied cultural inhabitants of this area and their unique life style.
Explore Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking area’s nature trail and encounter different varied cultural regions in front of Himalayas to remote valleys. Enjoy spectacular views of the snow capped Himalayas- Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Shisapangma of Tibet and many other surrounding peaks. Langtang Helambu Trek is also best known for its habitat of red Panda, traditional monasteries, colorful culture of locals and the high Himalayan Landscape sceneries.
Day 01: 7 hrs drive from Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi (1450m/ 4757 ft.). Overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 02: Syabru Bensi to Lama Hotel (2480m/ 8136 ft.) 5 ½ hrs drive. Overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 03: Lama Hotel to Langtang Village (3480m/ 11,417 ft.) 5 hrs drive. Overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 04: Langtang Village to Kyangjin (3900m/ 12,800 ft.) 5 ½ hrs drive. Overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 05: Rest for acclimatization and exploration day. Overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 06: Kyangjin to Lama Hotel, 7 hrs and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 07: Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru, 6 hrs and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 08: Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa (3350m/ 10,992 ft.), 6 hrs and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 09: Sing Gompa to Gosainkund (4385m/ 14,346 ft.), 6 hrs and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 10: Rest and explore around or hike to Gosai Kund Ri.
Day 11: Gosainkund Lake to Gopte, 6 hrs trek and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 12: Gopte to Mangan Kharka (3285m/ 10,775 ft.), 5 ½ hrs and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 13: Mangan Kharka to Gol Bhanjyang (2125m/ 6,972ft), 5 hrs and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 14: Gol Bhanjyang to Chisapani (2194 m./ 7200 ft.), 5 ½ hrs and overnight camp at local lodge.
Day 15: Chisapani to Sundarijal (1500m) 4 hrs & 1 hr drive to KTM/Hotel.