Gosainkunda Trek

title

Trip Introduction

It is a remote and high mountain trek in the Langtang region. Following the Trishuli River north out of Kathmandu, we travel through Trishuli Bazaar to Dhunche, a Sherpa village located at the edge of the Langtang National Park.  We follow a rugged trail with dramatic views; to the west of  Himal Chuli (7893m), Manaslu (8156mm) and Ganesh Himal (7406m). On a clear day, even the Annapurna range can be seen rising up behind and to the north across the valley. We pass a few huts in the high pastures of Lauribina cross a small ridge and have our first view of the holy lake Gosainkunda. We pass through Oak and Rhododendron forests and trek down to Ghopte after crossing Lauribina La pass. And our trek ends in Sundarijal.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1400m): Meet us at the airport, transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu - Dhunche (1960m, 6 hours).
Day 03: Trek to Thulo Syabru Village (2200m, 5/6 hours)
Day 04: Sybru Village to Sing Gompa (3210m)
Day 05: Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda (4380m)
Day 06: Gosaikunda to Gopte (3440m)
Day 07: Ghopte to Kutumsang (2621m)
Day 08: Kutumsang to Chisapani (2194m)
Day 09: Chisapani to Kathmandu via Sundarijal.
Day 10: Departure

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival
Meet us at the airport, you are welcomed by the hospitable meeting and then you will be transferred to your hotel.

Accommodation: Hotel

Day 02: Kathmandu - Dhunche (1960m, 6 hours).
Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche through Nepalese country sides villages, rivers with an amazing view of Himalayan peaks like Lantang and Ganesh Himal.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 03: Trek to Thulo Syabru Village (2200m, 5/6 hours)
Trek to Thulo Syabru, the biggest ethnic Tamang village in this area. We can see the stone topped local houses with Buddhist holy flags, excellent views of Langtang Lirung and Tibetan mountain range.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 04: Sybru Village to Sing Gompa (3210m)
Passing Schools and Gompas the trail ascent through the forest of hemlock and oak until trail Dursagang (2660m). This trail gradually ascent through forest Sing Gompa. Sing Gompa is popular for Yak cheese factory and Buddhist monastery.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 05: Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda (4380m)
The trail climbs gradually up to Lauirbina Yak (3920m). From Lauirbinayak, you can see panoramic mountain views. Then continue trek up to a small temple with a statue of Sakyamuni and further climbing you can see good views of Saraswati Kunda and Bhairav Kunda and reach to holy lake Gosaikunda.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 06: Gosaikunda to Gopte (3440m)
The trail leads to the northern side of Gosaikunda Lake and passing three more small lakes; you will reach Laurebinayak pass (4610m). The trail descends to Phedi (3740m). We continue trek to Ghopte with following up and down trail.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 07: Ghopte to Kutumsang (2621m)
Trek from Ghopte to Kutmsang, through fir and rhododendron forest observing the beautiful mountain views of Mt. Dorje Lakpa range on its way to Kutumsang.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 08: Kutumsang to Chisapani (2194m)
The trek descends to the delightful hill village of Gul Bhanjyang. And we continue trek down to Pati Bhanjyang (1860m) through Thodang Betini and exploring a local typical village.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 09: Chisapani to Kathmandu via Sundarijal.
The route goes forward through the forest of oak and rhododendron, and brings you to Borlang Bhanjyang (2440m). Trek down to Mulkharka (1800m) where from you can see spectacular view of Kathmandu valley. From there, we drive back to Kathmandu.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 10: Departure
Free till departure, transfer to airport, fly back to Home

Meals: Breakfast

Dates & Prices

Please contact us for your own tour date as we offer tour on any dates that is suitable for you. And also please note that this is tailor-made tour, you can add or reduce the days & places in tour program as per your time availability.

For the price please contact us at: sales@friendshiptravels.com

What is Included in the Cost

    • All transport as per in itinerary.
    • Twin share hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on BB (Bed & breakfast) basis.
    • Twin share or multi share basic lodge accommodation on trek.
    • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) during the trekking.
    • Langtang Conservation entrance fees & Trekking permit (TIMS).
    • 1 Porters on each 2 trekkers to carry personal gear
    • 15kg luggage allowance while on trek
    • English speaking trekking guide
    • Comprehensive medical kit

What is Excluded in the Cost

    • International Flight.
    • Nepal visa fees.
    • Personal expenses such as drinks, postage, laundry.
    • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Travel insurance.
    • Emergency evacuation.
    • Tips and gratuities.
    • Costs arising from unforeseen events outside the control of our company.
    • Domestic flight ticket (optional)

personal information

  • Mr.
  • Ms.
  • Dr.

trips information

  • Mt. Everest Flight
  • Air Ticket
  • Airport Pickup

Trip Facts

  • Trip Code: ftn022
  • Trip duration: 10 Days
  • Grade: Easy to Moderate
  • Group size: 1-12
  • Max-Altitude: 4380m
  • Activity: Trekking/Hiking
  • Starts in: Kathmandu
  • Ends in: Kathmandu
  • Accomodation: Lodge/Teahouse
  • Transportation: Private/Public Transport
  • Best Time: Sept. - Dec. & March - May
Post a Review

Please rate the package.

For Quick Enquiry

9+1=