Langtang Gosainkunda pass to Helambu Trekking

Nepal Langtang Gosaikunda pass Helambu Trek located in the north of capital city Kathmandu which starts 8-9 hours drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. This Langtang Helambu Trek is well known as most gorgeous and pleasant mixture of Nature, Sherpa and Tamang culture with Nepal high white Himalayas as well as holy Lake of Gosainkunda. Langtang Gosaikunda Trekking valley is isolated sink surrounded by mountain, homes of Sherpas and tamangs, red pandas, blue ship through the alpine grazing land and the snooty mountains. The langtang Kyanjingumba presents scenery of langtang Lirung (7,227m), Langshisa Ri (6,560m), Dorje lakpa (6,966m) Naya kanga peak (6,557m) and many more other Langtang Himalayan range.

This marvelous journey Langtang Gosaikunda Helambu trekking in Nepal itinerary joins the magnetism of Langtang Gosaikunda Helambu trek area Himalayan series and also the satisfaction of facing the Tamang and Sherpa citizens  including Langtang Gosaikunda pass to Helambu trek area whose kindness, hard working and friendly attitude is well known. Langtang Gosainkunda pass trek itinerary throughout Pine, Oak and Rhododendron jungles is less frequented then others and will demand the trekkers who expect to get off the beaten trek. The Langtang Gosainkunda Helambu trekking passes the by the holy lakes of Gosainkunda and Lauribinayak pass (4,610m) to Helambu trgion.

This Nepal Langtang Gosaikunda to Helambu valley trek is known as also pilgrimage trekking, More than hundred lakes, Langtang Himalayan range, Sherpas and Tamang’s cultures makes it worth full. An extra part of the Langtang Helambu trek is to arrive at Helambu region of Nepal where we meet the friendly Sherpa peaople and explore life style of them.

Our other Trekking package around Langtang - Helambu region are : Langtang Valley Trekking 7 Nights/ 8 Days , Helambu Trekking 6 Nights/7 Days

Facts of the Trek Route

Place Covers: Kathmandu - Dhunche - Syabrubeshi - Lama hotel - Langtang Village - Kyanjing Gompa - Sing gompa - Goshainkunda
Max Altitude: 3800 meters
Grade/Type: Moderate/Teahouse
Group Size: Min 1 or above
Season: Sep–Dec & Feb –Jun

Views on the Trek

Langtang Lirung

Map of Trek Route

Langtang Goshainkunda Trek Map

Outline Itinerary of Langtang-Gosainkunda Trek

Day01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing and Trek preparation

Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi from Kathmandu [1,460m/8-9 hours]

Day 04: Trek Syabrubesi to Lhasa Hotel [2,470m/6 hours walk]

Day 05: Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang Village [3430m/6 hours walk]

Day 06: Trekking Langtang to Kyanjin Gumba [3,870m/3 hours walk]

Day 07: Explore around Kyanjin Gumba

Day 08: Trek Kyanjin Gompa Back to Lama Hotel (6-7 hours walk)

Day 09: Lama Hotel to Thulo Shyaphru Village (Langtang to Gosaikunda trek area) [2,250m- 6 to 7 hours walk]

Day 10: Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa [3,330m/ 4 - 5 hours walk]

Day 11: Sing Gomba to Gosaikunda [4,380m/6 hours walk]

Day 12: Gosaikunda - Pass (4,610m) to Thadepati Bhanjyang (3,690m/ 7 to 8 hours walk]

Day 13: Thadepati to Kutumsang [2,470m/6 hours walk]

Day 14: Kutumsang to Chisapani [2,165m/6 hours walk]

Day 15: Chisapani to Sundarijal and drive back to Kathmandu [1,310m/4 hours]

Day 16: Final departure to own your destination

Day to Day Detail itinerary- Click Here

Day01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

As you finish visa processing inside the Kathmandu airport please look for our airport representative together with Adventure Discovery treks show board on arrival gate. Then you will be transfer to hotel and evening Langtang Gosainkunda trek briefing will be given. Stay overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing and Trek preparation

 A full day Kathmandu valley sightseeing around world heritage sites, temples and Stupas the places like Hindu temple Pashupati Nath, Bouddha stupa, Patan durbar square, Kathmandu durbar square and Monkey temple with expert ciy guide. You will acknowledge the real history and culture of Kathmandu. Evening preparation for the Langtang gosainkunda Pass trek.

Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi from Kathmandu [1,460m/8-9 hours]

An early morning drive starts from Kathmandu Machapokhari to Syabrubesi for 8 to 9 hours. The drive heads east from Kathmandu passing Trishuli. The bumping road from Trishuli fallows to Syabrubesi. Stay overnight at Syabrubensi.

Day 04: Trek Syabrubesi to Lhasa Hotel [2,470m/6 hours walk]

We eat our breakfast at Syabrubesi hotel and start the trek through jungle, normally gentle up trek takes us to Bamboo at the height of 1970 meters for lunch where we will have our lunch. Then again we walk through the jungle to Rimche (2455m) after wards few steps ahead we arrive Lama Hotel.  

Day 05: Trek Lama Hotel to Langtang Village [3430m/6 hours walk]

Firstly fallowing jungle along the side of Langtang River and the trail goes up to Thomna (2,990m) on the middle of forests and goes on to Ghodatabela (2972m) for lunch. Our trek carries on Langtang crossing Thyangsyapu (3140m). We would explore some grazing ground of yaks on the way and also chance to visit Monastery before reaching Langtang Village.  

Day 06: Trekking Langtang to Kyanjin Gumba [3,870m/3 hours walk]

Our trek goes normally climbs through tiny villages like Mundu Singdum and Yamphu (3640m) and yak pastures as the Langtang valley extends and the Himalayas scenery comes near. Passing several small streams and moraines along the open valley, after we reach Kyanjin Gumba we have free time. You may explore around. Kyanjin offers the excellent views of Dorje Lakpa (6990m), Langtang Lirung (7,227m), langtang Ri peak (6,370m) and many more including yala peak from a bit further.

Day 07: Explore around Kyanjin Gumba

Today is our main day of the trek. As you hike around anywhere from your Hotel you will be seeing marvelous scenery. If you interested to view glacier the Langtang Lirung Glacier would be good selection but the better option of Langtang Gosaikunda trekking would be to hike to Kyanjin Ri (4,773m) or Tserko Ri (4,984m) this two view point offers dazzling view of himalays of langtang region. Back to stay at same hotel.

Day 08: Trek Kyanjin Gompa Back to Lama Hotel (6-7 hours walk)

After the massive views of Kyanjin we back to lama Hotel walking mostly downhill. The normal downhill until Ghoda Tabela for lunch but fro here we enter the thick jungle and trek leads steep down to Lama Hotel for 6 to 7 hours walk.

Day 09: Lama Hotel to Thulo Shyaphru Village (Langtang to Gosaikunda trek area) [2,250m- 6 to 7 hours walk]

In the starting the trek gentally goes down through forests and arrived at bamboo for lunch. The further ahead from bamboo we meet two trails one goes to Thulo Shyabru and another goes to Syabrubesi. We take left trail and climb hill to Thulo Syabru Sherpa village. This is village in open area.

Day 10: Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa [3,330m/ 4 - 5 hours walk]

Today we trek to Sing Gumba , firstly we enter  and climb through the forests of Oak, Hemlock and firs to Foprang danda (3,200m) where from we will see the Langtang and Ganesh Himal Himalayan range with Tibetan mountains. We will find well settled local cheese factory and also Buddhist Monastery at Sing gompa also known as Chandanbari.  

Day 11: Sing Gomba to Gosaikunda [4,380m/6 hours walk]

We fallow the rugged trail enjoying the dramatic views of Himal Chuli (7,893m), Mt. Manaslu (8,256m) and Ganesh Himal (7,406m) even Annapurna Himalayan range can be seen gently behind far way and to the north Langtang Lirung. We pass the town like Chyolangpati (3,654m) and Laurebina (3,910m) today. We see the several lakes in Gosainkunda but the major three are SaraswotiKunda, Bhairabkunda and Gosaikunda. Gosaikunda is holy pilgrimage lake.

Day 12: Gosaikunda - Pass (4,610m) to Thadepati Bhanjyang (3,690m/ 7 to 8 hours walk]

Another important day of Langtang Gosaikunda pass to Helambu trek with excellent mountain views also the passing pilgrimage holy lake today we enter the Helambu region with rich of Sherpa culture and traditions. Along the way we pass several lakes. The view from Lauribina pass is stunning. We walk up for 2 and half hours to get top than we step down to Phedi for lunch. Then again keep down walk for while and a short up climb to Thadepati.

Day 13: Thadepati to Kutumsang [2,470m/6 hours walk]

From Thadepati there are two trail one leads to Melamchi Bazaar but we fallow trail to Kutumsang.  We again walk through the jungle to Kutumsang. Normally trek goes down to Mangengoth for lunch. Again steep down to Kutumsang.

Day 14: Kutumsang to Chisapani [2,165m/6 hours walk]

Passing through forests we head to Chisapani Today. Chisapani mean cold water in english. Firsty short climb to hill and we trek down today mostly. Along the way we meet several small villages like Golphu Bhanjyang and Chipling. The step hike just before arriving at Chisapani.

Day 15: Chisapani to Sundarijal and drive back to Kathmandu [1,310m/4 hours]

The last walking day of Langtang Gosaikunda to Helambu trekking- today we enter another Shivapuri National park jungle. Firstly walking up hill until Borlang Bhanjyang and trek doun to Mulkharka. Then we fallow well managed trail to Sundarijal and about an hour drive back to Kathmandu

Day 16: Final departure to own your destination

Today is your final day of Nepal trip. there is no thing to do. If you have extra days and want to do some other program let us know. Normally 3 hours before your flight time to get Kathmandu airport is required in Nepal. If not we transfer you to Kathmandu airport for your own destination.