Langtang - Gosainkunda - Helambu Trek

  • 18 Days
  • Langtang Region Trekking , Nepal

Langtang - Gosainkunda - Helambu Trek

Overview and Highlights

The Langtang-Gosainkunda-Helambu trekking is the best trekking package among all the other treks in Langtang Region. This is because the trekking route follows all three popular places of Langtang in a single package. This makes the trek more lively and attracting one. The Gosainkunda Lake and Helambu village is best known to be tourism area in Langtang. The three places are the prime attraction of the trek.

This utterly beautiful region highlights the snowy mountain peaks, brilliant green valleys and blue shadowed lakes. People from faraway places come to visit and spend their holidays here. Langtang is considered and listed among the best places for tourism in the entire country. Helambu, which is an ideal place for trekking is very near to the Kathmandu valley. This is also why tourists find it relatively comfortable to trek in this area. Besides, the Gosainkunda Lake which is also a holy one, attract tourists and inspire to explore the exquisite area. This lake is also known as “Frozen Lake”.

Helambu, which is an admired location for trekking, lies just next to the Kathmandu valley on the northern side. Tarkejhyang is the highest access of this trek. This village in Helambu is the home for Sherpa inhabitants. This trek provides you the opportunity to get into the lives of the Sherpa people and share your trekking experience with them and know about their cultures and lifestyle as well.

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Upon arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be warmly greeted by our representatives. After completion of official formalities, we pick our luggage and head towards a 4 star category hotel where you will be transferred to stay overnight.

You will be woken up with a morning call along with bed tea and breakfast. Today, we will enjoy sightseeing around Kathmandu the entire day including visits to some of the major places of the city such as Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Boudha and so on. These sites have been listed as World Heritage Sites by the UNESCO. We get back to our hotel in late evening and stay overnight

With an early breakfast, we leave the hotel and start our Langtang Gosainkunda Helambu Trek by making a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. The scenic views outside window are time halting. We arrive at our destination in the late evening. Teahouse overnight

This is the first day of our trekking part and Syabrubesi is the starting point of our trekking. We cross the suspension bridge and make our way through the lush forests of rhododendron before us. We arrive at Lama Hotel after a few hours of trekking. Hotel overnight

After a healthy breakfast, we resume our trek to the next destination. The trail descends down below and takes us the village of Langtang. Teahouse overnight

We go through several villages where the local inhabitants live in flat top roofed houses. We can get into their live to know about their unique cultures and traditions. We spend our night in Kyangjin Gompa which is 5 hours of trek away from the starting point of the day. Teahouse overnight

We explore the hidden treasures of the site the entire day. It feels great to explore a new place and gain knowledge about it from history till date. Getting lost in the geographical formations around and watching some of the unique contributions of nature becomes the best part of the trip

This day we return to the Lama Hotel where we had stayed our night a couple of days ago. Upon arrival, we explore around the hotel if we have enough time left. Hotel overnight

We descend and go along the trail at the initial phase of the day. We can enjoy fascinating views of Langtang Himal and many of its neighbouring peaks. We cross the river and then further ascend to Thulo Syabru. Camp or teahouse overnight

We make an ascending climb towards the Dinsa village above. The trail is steep till this point. As you begin to move on, the way gets less steep that before. We arrive in Shin Gompa at the end of the day. This place is very popular for producing cheese and other milk products. We spend our night in Shin Gompa

The trail above Shin Gompa ascends gradually and takes us through lush forests of rhododendron. There is a protected area between Shin Gompa and Gosainkunda where endangered species of wild lives are meant to be protected. We reach Gosainkunda where we stay our night in camp

This day is a bit challenging and strenuous. The trail is steep, rough and we need to cross some of the moraines on our way. We then pass small lakes and a beautiful pass known as Laurebina La. After crossing this pass, we come by Phedi and continue our trek to Ghopte. Camp or teahouse overnight

We descend down and enter a forest area and cross it to arrive at Kharka. This place seem beautiful as it is surrounded by rhododendron forests all around. We descend down to Melamchi River after which is Melamchi Gaon. Camp or teahouse overnight

We enter a cultural site today. The site is known by Helambu. We trek all the way from this site to Tarke Jhyang passing through Sherpa settlements of rich culture. We can get into the lives of these neighbourly friendly people to gain knowledge about their culture. We stay our night in Tarke Jhyang

From Tarke Jhyang we make our way all the way through small forests enjoy beautiful views of the Helambu village. Out trail takes through around the wide valley before us. After crossing it, we get to the other side where we spend our night in Sermathang

This day is the climax of our trek. We start our trek in the early morning and reach Melamchi Pool Bazaar after 4 hours of trekking. From there, we take a bus to Kathmandu. This scenic drive takes about 2 hours to reach our destination. Hotel overnight

You will be offered with a leisure day in the Kathmandu city this day. You can either go for a short sightseeing tour around the city or even do shopping as per your interest. We get back to our hotel in the late evening and enjoy a cultural show along with a farewell dinner in our hotel.

With unforgettable memories taken, we declare an end to our beautiful holiday in Nepal. Our representatives will escort you to the airport before 3 hours of scheduled flight time.

Cost Includes:

  • Pick & Drop to Airport by our Private Car/ Van / Bus
  • 2 nights accomodation with break fast at hotel in kathmandu
  • Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing with English speaking Tour guide with car/van/bus
  • 3 meals a day (Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners with tea or coffee) during the trek
  • Accommodation of Lodges, Guesthouses in Twin Sharing Bases during the trek
  • Trekking Guides and Porters will be Government Licensed holder with good English and friendly during the trek
  • Facility of Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all trekking staff.
  • Group medical supplies (First Aid medical kit will be available)
  • Area Permit for Langtang National Park
  • TIMS (Trekking Information Management System) permit for the Langtang Trek.
  • All ground Transportation.

Cost Excludes

  • Any Meals in Kathmandu
  • Airfare domestic / international flights
  • Nepal entry visa fee, Visa issuance is easy at the arrival of Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu which will require 2 passport size photos.
  • Airport tax required for the Domestic / International flights
  • Drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks), hot water, laundry, phone calls, hot shower, internets.
  • Personal Trekking Equipment, medical and travel insurance
  • Tips for trekking staff (Tipping is expected but not mandatory).
  • Entrance fees for Sightseeing/Monument
  • Any kind of personal expenses / Helicopter rescue
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on the Price Includes section

Additional Information

Starts from: US $ 660.00 Max. US $ 880.00

Why trip price is different?

Following are the determinants for the price

Accomodations in Kathmandu and other cities
Mode of Transportation (car/van/bus/flights)
Number of crews(Guides & porters, Sherpas, Cook(s))
Travelling time(Season)
Extra services

Note: The itinerary can be customized according to your duration of holiday. Similarly hotel can be upgraded or downgraded depend on your budget.

You will get best price after your inquiry We know about value of money and world economy, so fell free to share your tentative budget for this trip so we can mention and compromise with price, this is standard price for trip if you have low budget we can run even cheap and if you wise to pay more and need extra deluxe service we will do that

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