Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

Trip CostUS$ 850 (Per Person)
  • Duration 15 Days
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Moderate
  • Activity Trekking
  • Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
  • Transportation:Private Vehicle / Bus
  • Meals:Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Best Month:March - June & Sept - December
  • Group Size:01- 15People In Group
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Langtang Gosaikunda trek is a wonderful trekking destination in Langtang region, this trek is very popular trekking route for holy Lake of Gosainkunda also well known as frozen lake lies on the north part of Nepal. The Langtang Gosaikunda trek provides stunning mountains view of Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Annapurna and it’s also a golden opportunity to explore the local culture of very friendly Tamang and Sherpa ethnic people and lifestyle. The trail continues leads us towards through the beautiful Langtang Valley, shrine monasteries, lush forest and yak pasture than we reach Gosaikunda which is a place of holly lakes with the perfect landscape. Gosainkunda is a place of Lake it’s a spiritual destination of pilgrimage for Buddhists and Hindus religious, where thousands of pilgrims visit during the full moon festival in every year August. After ascending onwards our journey with this an amazing place makes an ultimate and magical experience in the lifetime.

Langtang Gosakunda trek starts from Syaprubesi with a scenic 7/8 hours drive from historic city Kathmandu. It’s a suitable moderate trekking destination in Langtang Region without challenging. Trail goes through the fascinating Tamang and Sherpa community villages with amazing dazzling mountains views and flora and fauna, passing many ancient monasteries, temples and typical villages along the way than we have final ascent to Lauribinayak Pass (4,609 m/15,121 Ft), then we go gradually down and up sometime, passing few villages on the way in Helambu region than finally we back to Kathmandu by bus from Chisopani. 

Joining any of fantastic treks in Langtang region with Alpine Ramble will surely an amazing and memorable trip. We Alpine Ramble customized every trip according to your time and budget, please feel free to contact us about your interest.

Trip Highlights of Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing (UNESCO world heritage sites tour in Kathmandu)
  • Visit Cheese factory
  • Spectacular Himalayas view of Ganesh, Langtang and Annapurna massif
  • Walking through the beautiful valley of Langtang national park and flora and fauna
  • Exploring Sherpa and Tamang culture and lifestyle
  • Visit Holly Gosaikunda Lake, Parbati lake and Sarowsoti Lake etc.

Outline Day to Day Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu 1350m/4428ft.
  • Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing.
  • Day 03: Trek to Lama Hotel 2400m/7870ft- 6hrs.
  • Day 04: Trek to Langatang village 3450m/11315ft- 5hrs.
  • Day 05: Trek to Kyangjin Gompa 3870m/12697ft- 4hrs.
  • Day 06: Rest or Side Trip to Kyanjing Ri 4950m/16236ft- 5hrs round trip.
  • Day 07: Trek to Lama Hotel- 5hrs.
  • Day 08: Trek to Syabru Village 2250m/7380ft- 6hrs.
  • Day 09: Syabru Village to Chandanbari 3330m/10922ft- 5hrs.
  • Day 10: Chandanbari to Lauribina 3920m/12857- 5hrs.
  • Day 11: Lauribina to Gosaikund 4320m/14169ft- 5hrs.
  • Day 12: Gosaikund to Chandanbari 3330m/10922ft- 5hrs.
  • Day 13: Chandanbari to Dhunche- 4hrs.
  • Day 14: Dhunche to Kathmandu- 6hrs drive.

Detail Itineraries

  • Day 01:Arrival at Kathmandu 1350m/4428ft.Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International airport, you’ll be received by our official representative then transfer to hotel,Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 02:Kathmandu valley sightseeing. Today is a day to explore the beautiful Kathmandu valley. Our tour guide will take into the Kathmandu valley for sightseeing. Where you will visit: Pashupatinath Temple, Bauddhanath Stupa and Bhaktapur Durbar-square, Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 03:Trek to Lama Hotel 2400m/7870ft- 6hrs. Today is our first day walk, After crossing the bridge of Bhote Koshi river which follows all the way from Tibet, we walk along the right on Langtang Khola and gorge, the trails climb gradual up through the dense forest and passing the beautiful water fall, hot spring and you probably see the wild bee hive and Apes monkey. After Bamboo the trail leads gradually steep up in pine forest to Lama Hotel, Overnight a lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 04:Trek to Langatang village 3450m/11315ft- 5hrs. Today we start our trek to beautiful and remarkable Tibetan settlement of village Langtang , we reach here after the trail passes through the dense pine forest along the Langtang khola, and we enjoy to see first glimpse of Langtang Lirung. Then we pass villages called Godatabel, prayer wheels, chortens –beautiful inscription carved, Overnight at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 05:Trek to Kyangjin Gompa 3870m/12697ft- 4hrs. We is scenic trek walking through the beautiful Tibetan style village, yak pastures, then pass the second largest mani wall in Nepal made by stone. Gradual up on paved walk through the yak pasture brings you to Kangjin Gompa. Now you are surrounded by Himalaya's,Over night at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 06:Rest or Side Trip to Kyanjing Ri 4950m/16236ft- 5hrs round trip. Today we do side trip to either Kyanjing Ri or Tserko Ri, Both of them presets impressive views of white snow-capped mountains and massive deep valley, sparking and frozen lakes. Compare to both view point Tserki Ri is tougher and better view than Kyanjing Ri. The trail start passing villages and ascending up through yak pastures. As you climbing higher the view seen bigger and closer. After spent while in summit retracing to Kyanjing Gompa,Overnight at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 07:Trek to Lama Hotel- 5hrs. We trek back to Lama hotel, pass through the Langtang village and walk through the beautiful dense forest reaching to Lama Hotel,Overnight at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 08:Trek to Syabru Village 2250m/7380ft- 6hrs.We retrace along the Langtang Khola to Pairo Thaplo then climb up through the jungle. After the crossing suspensions bridge the gradual up trail lead to typical tamang village known as Shyabru village. The village offers amazing sunset view on the Ganesh Himal, Overnight at guesthouse.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 09:Syabru Village to Chandanbari 3330m/10922ft- 5hrs.After morning breakfast the trail leading up through the villages and then jungle, the steep up trail makes you tired but as you climbed higher the view becoming amazing. You will visit Yak Cheese factory at the Chandanbari. Overnight at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 10:Chandanbari to Lauribina 3920m/12857- 5hrs.The gradual up trail start from Sing Gompa, it goes through dense pine forest with magnificent view of Langtang Himalayas. After Cholang Paty, the trail climb steep-up to Lauribina with great view of valley and Langtang Himalayan range. Lauribina offers magnificent Himalayan range with deep valley,Overnight at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 11:Lauribina to Gosaikund 4320m/14169ft- 5hrs. You will have amazing sunrise view on the Himalaya then the trail ascending to Nava Buddha, Nava Buddha is the one of the best view point along the Langtang Gosaikund Lake trek. You will see panoramic Himalayan view from Annapurna range, Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang range etc. After that gradual up trail leading and passing the few lakes to Gosaikund Lake. Amazing sunset view seen from Gosaikud lake and the lake declare as a holy lake by Hindu’s. Hindu’s believed, one upon in time Lord Shiva has drunk poison and then he became so thirty, Lord Shiva use his weapon, a trident, then water came out from the rocks, After Lord shiva drunk water left water run down and became a lake. People believed Lord Shiva has taken bath in Gosaikund Lake that’s why on occasion of full moon on august people take bath from this holy water, Overnight at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 12:Gosaikund to Chandanbari 3330m/10922ft- 5hrs.The trail retrace from Gosaikund to Chandanbari with magnificent view of valley and Himalayan range, Overnight at lodge

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 13:Chandanbari to Dhunche- 4hrs.The trail descend through thick forest and often crossing to Dunche, Overnight at lodge.

    Service Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Lodge (B+L+D)
  • Day 14:Dhunche to Kathmandu- 6hrs drive. A scenic drive from Dunche to Kathamndu will takes between 4/5hrs to Kathmandu. At Kathamndu you will have free time for shopping souvenirs for family and friends.

Cost Includes

  • International and domestic Airport pick-up and drop-off and all transportation by tourist bus & private vehicle in the city.
  •  Kathmandu valley sightseeing with the tour guide. 
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner with hot drinks) during the trek in Himalaya.
  • High experiences and knowledgeable English speaking guide and 1porter for 2 trekkers to help the backpack.
  • All Food, Accommodation, Insurance, and transportation for the porter and your guide.
  • Langtang national park entrance fee
  • TIMS card ( Trekking Information Managment System).
  • Accommodation 2-night standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Tea house lodge during the trek
  • Arranged an emergency helicopter services (paid by your travel insurance)
  • Trekking equipment such as Sleeping bag, down jacket etc.. on return basic
  • Exclusives First aids box.
  • Kathmandu-to-Kathmandu by local vehicle.
  • Appreciation certificate after trek
  • All government and local taxes 
  • Assistant guide group size more than 4 people in a group.
  • Farewell Dinner at typical Nepali restaurant in Kathmandu.   

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu). $25 USD for 15 days Visa.
  • Extra accommodation and meals behind schedule
  • Extra drinks as alcoholic & non-alcoholic
  • Surplus luggage charges for domestic airport
  • Additional cost by out of management control due to the landscape, weather condition, illness, change of government policies, strikes and physical condition etc.
  • Personal expense such as snacks, laundry, telephone, wife, hot shower etc.
  • Travel insurance 
  • Tips for guide and porter

Departure Details

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28 February, 2018 14 March, 2018 US $830 Guaranteed Book Now
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Clients Reviews

  • sheren smith
    sheren smith
    Australia Published: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

    It was our first visit to Nepal.


    It was our first visit to Nepal. We didn’t have detailed plan of our journey and the only thing we new – we want to see Everest. After reading of several reports we decided to buy fly tickets and to book the hotel for two days in Kathmandu. Trough the…Continue

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Trip Note

Personal Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is compulsory for all the Clients undertaking any activities. It will be provided adequate protection tour to cover personal injury, death, medical expenses, repatriation expenses, helicopter rescue, and any kind of illness will be cover in the insurance package. Alpine Ramble strongly recommends you to buy an insurance package through a reliable insurance company in your city or country.

Health and Fitness requirement

Langtang Gosaikunda trek is moderate trekking destination for every trekker who loves to enjoy and explore the beautiful landscape on this planet. This trek basically starts from low land to high land as you are hiking in these areas than you have to fit yourself. We mainly concern your physical fitness to complete the journey.  The everyday trek prefers 4/5 hours in daylight. As you hiking up to the high altitude than you have to prepared by physically and mentality to be succeeding the trip, our provision is making your trip reliable and remarkable without any problems in every step to steps with your wealth health. Our first priority is safety for your entire trip. you Should convenience yourself to take some pre-training course of the trek which could be greatly helped you, considering some physical exercise like jogging, running, climb stair-case, cycling, swimming and hitting gym etc.

Accommodation during the Trek

Accommodation in Kathmandu, you would be staying in best hotel basically on 3 stars, in twin-sharing basis. But Accommodations in trekking  is simple and comfortable beds room with sharing two persons sometime  if you are single you get single bedroom as well with hygienic food, Every trekking routes have fixed menu and hotel system by local management community at in area

Passport and Visa

Every client must have a veiled passport from return date with at 6-month prior validity in Nepalese consulate in your country or immigration office Tribhuvan airport in Kathmandu.

Meals and Drinking Water

In popular trekking areas like Annapurna, Everest, Langtang, and Manaslu have the menu system with different ethnic cuisines foods as well as western meals you can see on the Menu, you could pick up any kinds of the meal as you like to eat from the Menu. But some places provide you typical Nepali meals which are different types of international meals. These are prepared by the local supplement. Every tourist Lodge has well-trained cook basically attention for clean, hygienic, fresh and nice testy foods. We can even enjoy hot chocolates; a variety of pieces of bread, a variety of drinks, and every lodge have safe drinking water or minerals bottles of water you could buy there. If you buy water purification tablet from Kathmandu you can take water from the tap and purify by yourself this will be cheaper and controlled by plastic pollution as well.

Trekking Equipment

What you should carry before your departure on your trip.
a. Daypack up to 40 liters, Down Jacket, Seasons sleeping bag
b. Sun head or Gulf cap, Sunglasses, Headlamp or torchlight
c. Ear-muffs, Sun Lotions /Sun cream.
d. 1Pair liner gloves thin wool or synthetic.
e. 2Cotton t-shirts, 1Synthetic t-shirt. 
f. 2Long sleeve polyester or synthetic lightweight for sunny days. 
g. Zipper provides addition venting options which are good for changing temperatures. 
h. 1Soft shell jacket water & wind resist. 
i. 1Women swimming dress bathing in Hot spring. 
g. Inner cloths as you need

Lower Body-Legs. 
a. 1Pair nylon hiking short paints, 1Pair cotton paints.
b. 1Pair soft shell pants – synthetic, full zip from top and bottom preferable.

a. 2Pair of loner socks, synthetic, 1Pairs woolen socks wearing on an evening and 1Pair light sports shoe.

Imodium or Pepto Bismo capsules for upset stomach or diarrhea. 
c. Diamox for altitude sickness. The guide will help you to take it.
d. 1Small personal sized first-aid kit with blister treatments such as moleskin, bands, Anti-infection ointments, etc. First Aid Kits. 
e. Alpine Ramble will provide you more medical for the trip.


The Langtang Gosaikunda trek areas embrace the entire Langtang national park. Future generations have just as much of a right to appreciate it as we do. This area provides you blooming spectacular view the trails along the lower valleys usually weave through fields. And reaching the upper valley seeing wild animals and excellent Mountain View,

Best Season

Best season is in spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) these months are the best time for this trip. The weather will be sunny and warm with outstanding scenery view. If you wish to avoid crowds this trip during in winter (Dec., Jan. and Feb.) could also be the best options.

Hotels in Kathmandu

Alpine Ramble will provide you standard level hotel with breakfast. We also book the hotel according to your choice. Please let us know if you have any plans as per your choice. 5 stars hotels are in Kathmandu: Hyatt Regency, Yak &Yeti, De’l Annapurna, The Everest Hotel, The Malla hotel, and any kind of hotels.

Trip Start Dates and Cost

Alpine Ramble pvt.ldt, would like to customize your trip itinerary according to your time and budget. Please contact us for your customized departure date. For more detail please email us

Responsible for Tourism

Our experience field staffs/team strongly believes that we all are equally responsible to act in favor of the local culture and environment. We would like to follow the important role following below. 
a. please respect the local people and their laws, custom and their beliefs
b. please always ask your guides for permission before doing something in the local community. 
c. please support the keep environment clean, wherever you would travel and dispose of rubbish
d. please help the local community to encourage positive sides of tourism as long as possible.