Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass
Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek is located about 30 kilometers north of Kathmandu city where you can see the typical culture and crafts have remained untouched from the beginning of the settlement.
Gosaikunda Trekking Tour is less crowded trekking trail compare with other popular trekking and hiking routes of Nepal. Gosaikunda is a holy lake, an important pilgrimage destination for Hindus and Buddhist both. You can then add on the diversion up through more forests to the famous Gosainkund Lake 4,380m, set among in high grey rocks.
Helambu is a lush region to the North of Kathmandu inhabited by Sherpas and Tamang people although the Sherpas of this region differ in their practices from their cousins in the Everest region. Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek offers an excellent view of Mount Ganesh Himal family, Mt.Langtag lirung (7,246m), Langtang-ri, Langsisa peak, Langtang Himal, Ganjala peak from Gosaikunda Luribina la viewpoint.
Langtang National Park is home of several wild animals such as Musk deer, Himalayan black bear, snow leopard, Himalayan wild goat and particularly birds and wildflowers. During the springtime, the trail is covered with varieties of alpine flowers and the forests are multi-colored with colorful rhododendron, orchids, magnolia, and many other floral species.
During the trek, you can enjoy the dramatic views of Langtang Lirung (7,245m.), Langtang Kerung, Ganjala Pass (5,122m.), Dorje Lakpa (6,989m.), Jugal Himal, Ganesh Himal, Paldor peak, Shringi Himal, Manaslu, and Sanjen Himal ranges. Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek can be done in any time throughout the year.
Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek itinerary detail.
Our long trek about Tamang heritage trail combine with Langtang and Gosaikunda pass is a classical trek itinerary compared to most walks in this region leading up to the langtang glacier and glacial lakes. The particular route is designed for world travelers who wish to hike in Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek but are walking within a more relaxed manner than take a look at this itinerary.Day 1 Arrival at Kathmandu valley. Transfer to hotel
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport, we will receive you with private vehicle and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu within B/B plan. Our representative will give you information about further programs.
Have a breakfast at the hotel, drive few minutes to catch up coach for Syabrubeshi with your mountain trekking guide and porters. Enjoy seven our scenic drive through Trishuli bazaar with beautiful small villages, river valley, and mountains. The bus stops roughly about 30 minutes on highway restaurants for lunch in Trisuli. You will be reached at Syabrubeshi bazaar around 2 or 3 o’clock midday. Stay overnight in a lodge at Syabrubesi.
In the morning after breakfast, you continue steep ascents until Rongga Bhanjyang which takes about 3 hours. Then the trail descends till Goljung village which takes about 45 minutes. You stop for the Lunch. After lunch, you continue again gentle up until reaching Traditional Tamang village in Gatlang. Gatlang village hiking takes roughly 3 hours. You can visit the Parbati Kund which offers rich biodiversity for the nature lovers. You can also visit the ancient old monastery.
In this day, you start your trek gentle descent passing the many Chhortens and Mani wall and through the deep forests until reaching Chilime. It takes about 2:30 hours. Then you cross by a suspension bridge and climb up passing the terrace until reaching Gonggang village which takes about 1:30 hours. Lunch will be served here. After lunch, the trail gentle ascends until reaching Tatopani which takes about maximum 2 hours. You can take a natural bath in a hot spring. It is believed that to take a Bath in natural Hot Spring, washes away all the Pains and aches.
In the morning after breakfast, you continue through the forests to reach in Nagthali viewpoint. The trail is up and down till Brimdang where one monastery is situated on the hill. Then the trail gentle ascends until reaching Nagthali viewpoint which takes about 2 hours. You have lunch here. You have a great view of Langtang Lirung, Shishapangma, Ganesh Himal, Tibetan Himal, and other snowy peaks.
In the morning after enjoying with Himalayan scenery and sunrise view, the trail descends till Thuman village which takes about 1:30 hours. You can stop for Tea break because you do not find any hotel till Timure. Then you again descends till Bhote Koshi Nadi and cross by suspension bridge. Now the trail continues upstream of Bhote Koshi until reaching Timure village which takes about 4 hours.
In this day, you start your trek to Rasuwagadhi after breakfast. The trail gently ascends until reaching Rasuwagadhi which takes about 2 hours. This is an old trade route to Tibet and the historical fort of Rasuwagadhi. After visiting the Rasuwagadhi back to Lodge. During the takes about 1:30 hours. You have lunch here and explore around.
In the morning after breakfast, you continue the trail upstream of Bhote Koshi until reaching Lingling which takes about 3 hours. You have a lunch break here. After lunch, the trail gently ascends to Buddhism village. It takes about 2 hours. This is a small and beautiful Tamang village. It offers a cultural experience of the Himalayas in the form of Home-Stay. You can visit an ancient old monastery.
You can ascend and descend walking through the green hills. The trail is nice and you follow the upstream and can be seen birds life around the bushes. Beehives hanging on a cliff are another attraction for the visitors on walking. From here you will again steeply climb through the bamboo forest to reach Rimche village.
Today you will have a pleasant walk and follow the trail through rhododendron and pine forest for around three hours to reach Ghoda Tabela where you will stop for lunch. This surrounding area dense wild habitat area and many small babblers with a lot of herbals can be found here. After lunch you will walk through a scenic trail takes you to Langtang village where you will relax for the evening. Have in mind, Langtang whole valley was destroyed by a massive Earthquake disaster in last April 2015 and then < rebuild again.
Kyanjin Gompa is the last destination of your trekking at an altitude of 3,817m / 12,519 ft above sea level. From here you will have beautiful views of Mt Ganchempo and Mt. Langtang Lirung. You will visit surrounding area like Yak cheese Factory, Kyanjin Monastery and local houses.
Hike to Kyanjin ridge to get super view of Langtang Himalayan range includes Mt.Langtag lirung, Langtang ri, Langsisa pass, Langtang Himal, Ganjala peak, Yala peak and many other boarder peaks. However, if you are interested your guide will take you to climb Tsherko Ri (5150m) peak to experience even better views of Himalayas but this is only optional. Then visit Langtang glacier and Langshisha Kharka (the beautiful yak pasture land). You back to the same mountain lodge at Kyanjin for a rest.
Trek back from Kyanjin Gompa to Ghoda Tabela This morning you retrace your steps to Ghoda Tabela. The walking will be pleasant and scenic.
Today shortly ascend to Upper Rimche then descend to Langtang Khola and cross the bridge then easy walk to Bamboo then gently descend to Landslide lodge. Few minutes of walking ascend than cross the river and ascend to Thulo Syabru.
Our trail from Thulo Syabru goes to Foprang Danda (3,200m.) passing through Dursagang (2,660m.) village. We would be lucky enough to view Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal, Tibetan Mountain and forests of Oak, Hemlock and Firs forest. After a while, we reach Cholang pati where we take lunch. We walk to Gosaikunda (4,460m.) via Lauribinayak La (3,920m.). We would follow a rugged trail with dramatic views of Himal Chuli (7,893m.) Manaslu (8,156m,) and Ganesh Himal (7,406m.). On a clear day, even the Annapurna range can be seen rising up gently behind. To the north, we would see Langtang Lirung. At Gosainkunda, we would see a dozen lakes. Among them, the major three are Saraswati Kund, Bharab Kunda, and Gosainkunda. According to a legend, Gosainkunda was created by Shiva when he pierced a glacier with his trident to obtain water to quench his thirst after having swallowed poison.
The trail leads to the northern side of Gosaikunda Lake, crosses a moraine, passing three more small lakes; you will reach Laurebina La (4,610m). The trail descends to a National Park Post at Bhera Goth (4,240m) and to Phedi (3,740m). From Phedi the route drops and climbs through scrub bamboo to Dupichaur (3,630m) and descends finally to Ghopte.
Descending from Ghopte the trail makes several ascends and descends across moraines, then makes a final ascent to Tharepati observing the fine scenery along the path. Afternoon, hike to the view point to explore the whole Helambu village as well as the famous boarder Himalayas including Xisapangma (Above 8000 m).
From Tharepati the trail precedes passing through forests, to Magen Goth (3420m) and to Panghu. The trail descends through fir and rhododendron forest observing the view of beautiful and glittering peaks on its way to Khutumsang (2,450m). Finally, the trail descends to the delightful hill village of Gul Bhanjyang.
The trek continues along the forested ridge climbing to Thodang Betini (2,260m) and to Chipling (2,170m). Making a very steep descent the trail heads to Pati Bhanjyang (1,860m), a Brahman and Chhetri village. Then the trail proceeds to Chisapani where you can be seen the mountain views and the sunrise over the Himalaya.
From Chisopani hill station, the route goes forward through the forest of oak and rhododendron and brings you to Borlang Bhanjyang (2,440m). After a while, you will get to the Army check post where your Shivapuri entrance permit is checked, then to Mulkharka (1,800m) from where you will have a spectacular view of Kathmandu valley. Descending through the forest you will reach Sundarijal where there is a large water project. Then drive back to the city center of Kathmandu. Transfer to your hotel
Drop you in Kathmandu International Airport onward your final destination and our trip ends. Wish you your wonderful journey!!!
How much does Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek cost?
Tamang heritage trail combine with Langtang valley and Gosaikunda / Surya Kunda pass Trek cost is available now from USD 1,250 per person is standard and promotional trek price on double occupancy basis. In this price, we offer you Tourist Standard accommodation in Thamel, Kathmandu and of course, the trip price will vary according to group size.
For the deluxe and luxury trekking tour plan, we add 3-star category hotel deluxe air-conditioned room in Kathmandu (BB PLAN) and with attached bathroom while on trekking on possible places, so let us know. AND WE ARE OPEN TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR AND PACKAGES PRICE AS PER YOUR REQUIREMENTS. International tour leaders are highly encouraged to get discount and attractive complimentary.
Tamang heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek cost include:
- Kathmandu international airport transfer by private vehicle car / van / jeep / bus.
- 2 night’s twin sharing tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast plan.
- Guided sightseeing by Tour Guide in Kathmandu valley with private vehicles.
- Meals on full board (breakfast, lunch, Dinner) each day during the trek
- Guest house accommodation while you are on trekking days
- Langtang National Park entrance permits and their fees
- Shivapuri National Park entrance permits and their fees
- Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) permits and fees
- Kathmandu – Syabrubensi & from Sundarijal – Kathmandu transfer by Bus.
- All grounded transportation as per itinerary.
- Professional English speaking license holder mountain trekking guide.
- Experienced porters (2 guest : 1 porter basis) because each porter carry maximum 25 kilogram.
- Salary, food, accommodation and their travel insurances for all Nepali crew.
- A First Aid medical kit bag.
- Nepal Government Tax, VAT and as well as Company service charge.
- 1 Piece T- Shirt of Gokyo Treks & Expedition Pvt Ltd as a gift.
Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek cost excludes :
- Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
- Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu
- Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls and hot shower during the trekking.
- Personal trekking equipment and Clothing.
- Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
- Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
- Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
- Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
- Any other things which are not mentioned above
We can organize private express Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek starting at any date that works for you. Please contact us for more information.
May 15, 2019 – June 04, 2019
Sept 10, 2019 – Sept 29, 2019
Sept 15, 2019 – Oct 04, 2019
Sept 20, 2019 – Oct 09, 2019
Sept 30, 2019 – Oct 18, 2019
Oct 05, 2019 – Oct 24, 2019
Oct 10, 2019 – Oct 30, 2019
Oct 15, 2019 – Nov 04, 2019
Oct 17, 2019 – Nov 06, 2019
Oct 20, 2019 – Nov 09, 2019
Oct 25, 2019 – Nov 14, 2019
Oct 30, 2019 – Nov 19, 2019
Nov 05, 2019 – Nov 24, 2019
Nov 10, 2019 – Nov 29, 2019
Nov 15, 2019 – Dec 04, 2019
Nov 20, 2019 – Dec 09, 2019
Nov 25, 2019 – Dec 14, 2019
Nov 30, 2019 – Dec 19, 2019
Dec 01, 2019 – Dec 19, 2019
Dec 05, 2019 – Dec 24, 2019
Dec 10, 2019 – Dec 29, 2019
Dec 20, 2019 – Jan 09, 2020
Jan 20, 2020 – Feb 09, 2020
Feb 10, 2020 – Feb 28, 2020
Feb 20, 2020 – March 10, 2020
March 01, 2020 – March 18, 2020
March 10, 2020 – March 28, 2020
March 15, 2020 – April 01, 2020
March 20, 2020 – April 07, 2020
March 30, 2020 – April 18, 2020
April 05, 2020 – April 23, 2020
April 10, 2020 – April 28, 2020
April 10, 2020 – April 28, 2020
April 20, 2020 – April 09, 2020
April 25, 2020 – May 14, 2020
April 30, 2020 – May 19, 2020
May 05, 2020 – May 24, 2020
Guaranteed – Trip is Guaranteed to run.
Available – Trip is available to run if minimum group size is filled
Limited – Only few space available
Question: Is pick up service available if my arrival day in Kathmandu?
Answer: Yes sure !! If you provide us your flights details then you should do request then our representative will come to pick up you on Kathmandu international airport.
Question: Do I need the experience to do Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek?
Answer: Tamang Heritage combines with Gosaikunda pass Trekking is suitable for keen trekkers/walkers who are able to walk around 4 or 5 hours in a day, with a lightweight daypack. For this trekking, if you have about the little experience would be better.
Question: What kind of accommodation can I expect on express Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek?
Answer: We provide you tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu and during the trekking routes. the rooms along the routes are clean with a cozy bed with a nice mattress and blankets. However we recommend you to take your own sleeping bags if you have one with you otherwise, you may rent it while you are in Kathmandu.
Question: What kind of food can I expect in Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek?
Answer: All the guest houses along Tamang heritage tail + Langtang valley combine with Gosaikunda pass trek, they have attached restaurant and they cook a delicious range of mostly vegetarian such as Pasta, tuna bakes, noodles, potatoes, eggs, dhal bhat, bread, soups, fresh vegetables (variety depends on the season).
The dinner and breakfast are provided in the same lodge you spend the night every day and Lunch will be provided on the way to the next place where you are going.
Question: What opportunities will I have for a shower along Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek?
Answer: Along with lodges they have a hot shower which you can get it somewhere on paying and somewhere without paying however if you are in camping trek – we provide you hot water bucket then you will take a bucket shower.
Question: How do I get drinking water on Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek short Trek?
Answer: During the trekking route there are all places hotel and shops where you can able to buy mineral water and you can buy it for drinking but however we advise against buying mineral water in plastic bottles, as currently there are no provisions for disposing of these. Instead, we provide you with boiled water or bringing chlorine tablets to purify the normal water as the normal water is available in campsite/along the way.
Question: Can I charge my digital camera or other batteries on my trip?
Answer: During the lodge trekking there will be more chances to charge the battery. We recommend you bring an extra pair for in case. Remember to bring your adapters! An extra battery will be recommended.
Is there any communication facilities on Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek?
Answer: In Tamang Heritage combine with Langtang valley and Gosaikunda Pass Trek route you can get telephone services as well as internet services as well.
Question: Can I use credit cards in Trek?
Answer: No! So, for the trekking routes, you need to have cash Nepali rupees because credit cards work only in the bigger city areas.
Question: When should I book my trip and what is the payments terms?
Answer: Because our trips book up months in advance, we recommend booking early to avoid any kind of misunderstanding. We will, of course, make every effort to accommodate last minute bookings.
And regarding the deposit, we prefer 20% advance deposit of the total price of the trip in order to confirm your reservation before you arrive in Nepal. And the rest of the payment can be made after your arrival in Nepal.
Question: Who will carry my luggage on express Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek?
Answer: We provide porters to transfer your luggage. As we are a responsible trekking tour operator agency, each of our porters carries a maximum 25 kilo of your backpack which means 2 guests (12.5 kg luggage of each guest): 1 porter basis. If you wish to have a private porter, you might also get it on paying an extra cost.
Question: How much distance do I walk each day?
Answer: When walking in the mountains, the distance you cover each day can vary greatly due to a gradient, terrain, and altitude. As such it is very hard to give specific distances on each day, however, you have to be prepared to walk roughly about 5 hours each day.
Question: Is it possible to rent a guide? how to hire a local trek guide?
Answer: Yes of course. If you are not happy to go with the complete full board package trip, still you can hire our expert guide to make your holiday tour safer. However, visit a guide and porter hire or email us for your detail travel inquiry.
Question: Do I need walking polls ?
Answer: Walking pools are recommended but not compulsory.
Question: How much additional money do I need per day?
Answer: You can allocate US$ 08 – 10 for a lunch/dinner in Kathmandu and it depends on your spending habits. US$ 7 to 10 US$ each day will be enough to buy bottles of water, chocolates, tea coffee, and some drinks while you are on trek.
Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek highlights
- Discover langtang Himalayas with Mt.Langtag lirung, Langtag-ri, Langsisa, Langtang Himal.
- Healing bath and spa in the water of the natural hot spring at Tatopani.
- Dukchu Gomba / monastery chosen as sacred site by the great Tibetan Lama
- Gosaikunda a pilgrimage destination of Hindu & Buddhist devotees, located at 4460m.
- Experience the Sherpa and other ethnic groups and their life styles.
Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass trek Notes
As the information about Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek stated above is just a guide and standard template what we provide you, however, the trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements. Local politics, landslides, cancellation of local flights, weather, transport or a multitude of other factors that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary during on trip.
It is, however, very incredible that the itinerary would be extensively altered. If alterations are necessary the leader will decide the best alternative option, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.
“What makes Tamang Heritage Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek special ?”
Opportunities for challenging trekking or hiking and pleasant strolls are scattered all over this planet; you just need to know where to find them. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in the quality services. Your safety and satisfaction is our concern. We are a team of professional, experienced, well trained and licensed local guides who know the destination much better than others. Not only this but also we give benefits to the local communities and helps to conserve natural resources which reduced in costs and consumption.
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I highly recommend using Gokyo Treks and Expedition if you’re looking for a cost effective, all inclusive, ethical trek in Nepal. Ammar’s attention to detail in ensuring our every comfort, from our airport pick-up in Kathmandu to our last meal in his family home after the trek, left us unwilling to go home.
On the trek, our guide Som was not only knowledgeable and professional but also an excellent companion in the remoteness and beauty of the Gokyo track. We have continued to remain in touch some months after our journey.
Aside from his excellent staff and service, Ammar’s work in the community is the main reason to use his company. Gokyo Treks and Expeditions is run entirely to benefit the people of Nepal, with the majority of profits being channeled into school building projects and disaster relief in remote areas. His guides and porters are well paid and their welfare is the foremost concern. As we were concerned about the ethicality of our trip, Ammar’s deep passion for the empowerment of the Nepalese people put our minds at ease.
Thanks, Gokyo Treks and Expeditions for an experience we will never forget. – Reahahn Alley, Melbourne, Australia.
Trip Price : USD 1,250 Per Person
- Trip Duration: 20 Days
- Max Altitude: 4,630m /15,140 ft
- Trekking Hour: 6 Hrs
- Group-Size: 2-20 People
- Best Time: Oct – May
- Trip Mode: Guest House
- Meal on Trek: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
- Transportation: Car/Jeep /bus
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