24Days/23Nights
Duration
Gosaikunda, Kathmandu, Langtang
Location
Tour Highlight
  • Explore the rich cultural heritage of Kathmandu Valley.
  • Experience the local culture which is predominantly influenced by Tibetan culture.
  • Immerse yourself in the divinity of Gosaikunda.
  • Trek through majestic landscape rich in spectacular sight of the Himalayas.
  • Venture through the Ganga La Pass.

Retrace the steps of the great Bill Tillman as you travel though awe-inspiring trails which is relatively accessible from Kathmandu and yet pristine in its own right. Travel through dense forests and beautiful meadows to reach the holy pilgrimage of the Gosaikunda lake. The trek throughout offers spectacular view of the Himalayas and Tibet.

Explore the valley of glaciers that is Langtang which is every trekker’s delight.

Additional information

Hotel1 Star, 2 Star, 3 Star, 4 Star, 5 Star
Available OptionsMountain Flights, Cable Car
1

Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu

You will be met and greeted with a traditional welcome by our representatives and be transferred to your hotel.
A brief orientation along with the necessary documentation will be carried out by your guide. Overnight stay at your hotel.
2

Sightseeing in Kathmandu

After breakfast your tour around Kathmandu will commence where you will be accompanied by a guide of your lingual preference. The tour will include a visit to the following places:
  • Boudhhanath: A major Buddhist stupa located at the north eastern outskirts of Kathmandu.
  • Pashupatinath:The most revered temple by Hindus in Nepal, the temple carries a significance of mystical proportions and is a site to many important life events of Hindus.
  • Swayambhunath: Sitting atop a hill, it is the most prominent Buddhist pilgrimage site in Nepal and is one of many sites of Nepal included in UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
  • Kathmandu Durbar Square: Durbar Square or the Palace Square is ancient courtyard the then Malla Kings of Kathmandu Valley which is abundant is breathtaking architecture.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

3

Sundarijal Drive and Trek to Chisapani

The day will commence with an hour drive to Sundarijal. From Sundarijal we will trek towards Chisapani, the route to which is perfect for catching a wonderful vista of the Kathmandu Valley.

Overnight stay at Chisapani.

4

Chisapani-Kutumsang Trek

After breakfast, we will trek for about 6 hours from Chisapani to Kutumsang passing through Pathi Bhanjyang and Gul Bhanjyang along the way.

Overnight stay at Kutumsang.

5

Kutumsang –Magen Goth Trek

Today’s trek involves a four hour trek from Kutumsang to Magen Goth where you will pass through beautiful forests.

Overnight stay at a tea house in Magen Goth.

6

Magen Goth-Ghopte Trek

In today’s trek from Magen Goth to Ghopte we will pass through Tharepati pass. The trail involves a steep ascent initially and then gently descends to Ghopte.

Overnight stay at Ghopte.

7

Ghopte-Gosaikunda Trek

On this day we trek from Ghopte to the majestic Gosaikunda Lake, a lake packed with nature’s beauty and religious significance. The trail primarily involves an uphill climb which will test your physical endurance.

Overnight stay at Gosaikunda.

8

Rest Day at Gosaikunda

The day will be spent taking a good day’s rest at Gosaikunda which should also help acclimatizing to the higher altitude. You may also want to explore the historical and religious significance of the lake in the process.

Overnight stay at Gosaikunda.

9

Gosaikunda-Chandanbari Trek

After breakfast, we will trek from Gosaikunda to Chandanbari ascending through different chortens and Shiva temple and the descending through Laure Binayak to Sing Gompa.

Overnight stay at Chandanbari.

10

Chandanbari-Syabrubesi Trek

Today we will descend from Chandanbari to Syabrubesi through some delightful forests. Along the way we will also pass through some chortens.

Overnight stay at Syabrubesi.

11

Syabrubesi-Lama Hotel Trek

After breakfast, we will trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel which should take 3-4 hours. We will ascend along the Bhote Koshi river passing through some rich oak and rhododendron forests.

Overnight stay at Lama Hotel.

12

Lama Hotel-Langtang Trek

On this day, we will make a 5 hour trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang. We will ascend through beautiful forests and rich pastures where we will also be rewarded with the sight of the Langtang Lirung.

Overnight stay at Langtang.

13

Langtang-Kyanjin Gompa Trek

Today we will make an ascent for about three hours to reach Kyanjin Gompa, which houses an ancient monastery and delectable cheese factories. We should reach there by afternoon, giving us time to take some rest.

Overnight stay at Kyanjin Gompa.

14

Rest day at Kyanjin Gompa

The day will be spent acclimatizing with the local conditions. However will also explore our surroundings by hiking up to the Langtang glaciers and the Kyanjin Ri which offers spectacular sight of the Langtang range.

Overnight stay at Kyanjin Gompa.

15

Kyanjing Gompa -Tserko Ri – Kyanjing Gompa Trek

On this day, we will ascend for about five hours to reach the Tserko Ri which offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Then we will trek back to Kyanjin Gompa.

Overnight stay at Kyanjin Gompa.

16

Kyanjin Gompa-Negang Trek

After breakfast we will ascend to the desolate Negang which should take around 5 hours. As there is a sparse settlement there, we will need to make camp there.

Overnight stay at Negang.

17

Negang-Keldang Trek

Today we will make an arduous trek of about 5 hours to reach Keldang where along the way we will cross the Ganja La Pass.

Overnight stay at Keldang.

18

Keldang-Dupku Trek

On this day, we will make a 5-6 hours trek from Keldang to Dupku passing through grasslands and amazing sights of the mountains.

Overnight stay at Dupku.

19

Dupku-Tarekgyang Trek

We will descend to Tarekgyang passing through wonderful pine and rhododendron forests.

Overnight stay at Tarekgyang.

20

Tarekgyang-Shermangthang Trek

Today we will head towards the delightful Gurung village of Shermangthang which should take around 4 hours. The trek will be relatively easy as we descend through flat trails.

Overnight stay at Shermangthang.

21

Shermangthang-Melamchi Pul Trek

On this day we will make a short trek of about two hours to Melamchi Pul where along the way you will be accompanied by some majestic sights of the Himalayas and will also get a taste of the local culture of the people.

Overnight stay at Melamchi Pul.

22

Melamchi Pul-Kathmandu Drive

We will drive from Melamchi Pul to Kathmandu which should take around 6 hours.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

23

A day to yourself in Kathmandu

You will have the entire day to yourself to engage in activities of your preference. Perhaps, collecting some souvenirs to take a small part of Nepal back home might sound tempting.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

24

Final Departure

You will be taken from your hotel to the airport as per your schedule. You will reach the airport 2 hours prior to your flight.

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle.
  • Twin/Double sharing accommodation at Kathmandu in 2-3 star hotel with breakfast & all taxes
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu. Escorted with English speaking guide. Private transportation. Entrance fees
  • Kathmandu / Sundarijal/ Melamchi/Kathmandu by local bus
  • Accommodation in trekking lodges during the trek
  • Meals – Breakfast with 2cups of tea/ coffee, lunch, dinner – during the trek
  • Sleeping bag
  • Trekking map for group
  • TIMS
  • National Park entrance fee
  • A First Aid and Eco trained and government licensed English speaking guide
  • One porter between each two members
  • Accommodation, meals, salary, equipment, transportation and insurance for the trekking staff
  • All government taxes
  • Farewell dinner

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare
  • Extra meals in Kathmandu
  • Drinking water during trek, extra charges levied for any hot shower or electricity for device charging
  • Tips for guide and porter and driver
  • Medical evacuation in case of emergency
  • Personal gear & clothing – these may be available for hire
  • Tips, any expenses of personal nature, client’s insurance
  • Soft/hard drinks
  • Any uninsured medical emergency evacuation costs
  • Expenses incurred due to mishaps, landslide, strikes, political unrest etc. In such case extra will be charged as per actual cost.
  • Anything not specified in the Cost Include section