The Langtang Valley is an alpine valley situated 130 km north of Kathmandu. It is a National Park close to the border with Tibet, China. It is Nepal’s first national park, and lies between the Himalayan range to the north, dominated by Langtang Lirung (7,245 m), the highest peak in the area, and smaller peaks to the south – Chimse Danda (ridge), Ganja La pass (5,122 m), Jugal Himal and Dorje Lakpa (6,989 m).Langtang is one of the nearest trekking destinations from Kathmandu. The trek here is more adventurous as the area is visited by fewer tourists. Langtang Valley trek constitutes of spectacular sceneries and a visit to this area provides with an opportunity to explore the lifestyle and culture of the Tamangs. Tamangs are renowned for their uniqueness in craftsmanship, language, dress and houses. Langtang is also known for its many glaciers. It also constitutes of high altitude lakes that include Gosainkunda, Parvatikunda, Bhairavkunda and Dudhkunda. The forests in the region have temperate and sub-alpine vegetation. The Langtang area is abundant in natural resources and includes various fauna and flora.
The Gosaikund trek allows you the opportunity to visit the Sacred Lakes. Kunda is a Nepali word meaning small lake. There are 108 kunds in this area Saraswati Kund, Bhairab Kund, Surya Kund and Gosaikund are the most famous ones.
The Langtang Gosaikund trek allows you the opportunity to visit the Sacred Lakes as an add on to your trek up the Langtang Valley. Kunda is a Nepali word meaning small lake. There are 108 kunds in this area Saraswati Kund, Bhairab Kund, Surya Kund and Gosaikund are the most famous ones.
Day to Day Itinerary
Day 01: Drive to Syabru Besi (1503 m)
Day 02: Trek to Changdam Lama Hotel (2470 m)
Day 03: Trek to Langtang Village (3430 m)
Day 04: Trek to Kyanjin Gompa (3800 m)
Day 05: Trek to Ghoda Tabela (3030 m)
Day 06: Trek to Syabru (2210 m)
Day 07: Trek to Sin Gompa (3250 m)
Day 08: Trek to Lauribina (3910 m)
Day 09: Trek to Gosainkunda (4380 m)
Day 10: Trek to Phedi (3630 m)
Day 11: Trek to Ghopte (3530 m) [Optional Trek to Helambu]
Day 12: Trek through Thadepati Pass (3690 m)
Day 13: Trek to Kutumsang (3470 m)
Day 14: Trek to Talamarang (960 m) and then drive to Kathmandu