Langtang and Helambu trekking area lies in the north of Kathmandu. This trek trail take you to Langtang, Gosaikunda and Helambu. The Langtang valley is aptly called "the valley of glaciers". Here the mountain - view is spectacular. On either side of valley, mountains rise, soaring in to the sky. The valley offers pain forest, slow moving rivers and swift mountain streams, rugged rock and snow- capped peaks. In the upper part of valley there are snow bridges spanning angry torrents, high passes enveloped in mist, tiny lake with icebergs floating on them and water of crystalline brightness. There are also high mountains of solid ice. Gosainkunda, regarded as sacred land in Hinduism, is dotted with lakes atop the mountain, offering a quiet respite. There are few visitors outside of those who come for the summer festival.
Langtang trek is on the area of Tibetan culture and home of Yak and Gosaikunda is a great sacred lake on an elevation of 4460m. It is great combination of mountain and culture different. The trek starts from Syabru Besi (1503m) and ends at sundarijal. From Sybru Bensi, you will follow the Langtang River to the east until you get to Kyanjin Gompa (3870). From here we hike to Kyanjin Ri (4773m) or Tsergo ri (4984m) and have an excellent view of mountain. Then we trek back to Lama Hotel and ascend to Gosaikund.
After spending night here we ascend to Lauribina -La Pass (4610m) and come to Tharepati, Kutumsang, Chisapani and finally you reach at Sundarijal Where we take bus to Kathmandu. Clients carry daypack only and walk at their own pace. Langtang and Helambu valley trek is one of the best 2 week treks in Nepal.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing to Swayambhunath, Kathmandu and Patan
Day 03: Drive to Syabru Besi (1503m)
Day 04: Trek to Lama Hotel (2400m)
Day 05: Trek to Langtang village (3430m)
Day 06: Trek to Kyangjin Gompa (3870M)
Day 07: Excursion around Kyanjin Gompa - either hike to Kyanjin Ri (4773m) or Tsergo Ri (4984m
Day 08: Trek to Lama Hotel (2470m)
Day 09: Trek to Thulo Syabru (2260m)
Day 10: Trek to Sing Gompa (3330m)
Day 11: Trek to Lauribina Yak (3920m)
Day 12: Trek to Gosaikunda (4460m)
Day 13: Trek to Ghopte (3440m) Over the Lauribina Pass (4610m)
Day 14: Trek to Kutumsang (2450m)
Day 15: Trek to Chisapani (2140m)
Day 16: Trek to Sundarijal (1400m) drive to Kathmandu (1350m)
Day 17: Sightseeing to Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Bhaktapur
Day 18: Leisure day in Kathmandu
Day 19: Depart Kathmandu
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