The Langtang Gosainkunda trek starts in the beautiful city of Kathmandu. You board the bus to Dhunchhe. the starting point of this incredible trekking adventure.
The trail gains elevation as you make your way along the first through forests of oak and rhododendron and then bamboo forests on the higher reaches of the trail.There will also be the opportunity of visiting a traditional cheese factory, where the produce is manufactured by hand.
Once in Chadan Bari (3,330m/10,925ft), having traveled through Deurali, you can relish magnificent views of the towering snow-covered Ganesh Himal (7,600m/24,934ft) and Langtang -II (7,227m/23,711ft) peaks. If lucky you might be able to spot the shy Red Panda that inhabits the Langtang region.
Moving on to Gosainkund, watch the sun rise over a multitude of glistening Lakes of this sacred pilgrimage site. It is believed that Lord Shiva created the holy lake with his trident. you will also trek through some beautiful rice terraces and a number of splendid Buddhist monasteries around the delightful villages of the heading back to Kathmandu.
You should let us know about your arrival to Kathmandu, we will be there to pick you up from Airport to your Hotel but our package only starts from the second day of your arrival.
Our representative will come at your door, at your hotel in Kathmandu, to receive you before we start the trip.
The trip also starts with a drive of around 6 to 7 hours through lush green forest, meandering road through the hills and gracefully flowing riverside, like the way to Pokhara.
As we start journey early by bus to Dhunche; the starting point of the trek, after we pass Trisuli Bazaar the road might be slightly tricky and adventurous because of the grubby road. During the travel you will pass through many small villages on the way will be fascinating you with snippets. We stay overnight in Dhunche and get ourselves ready for adventurous tomorrow.
The River we are following today, all along our way, is mostly the Gosaikunda River. You can enjoy the walk going through oak, rhododendron and bamboo forests. There is also a variety of wildlife in these forests: yellow-throated martens, wild boars, langur monkeys, red pandas and Himalayan black bears,This place is famous for cheese and curd. You can enjoy your free-time here in this environment full of lush and greenery along with local ethnic culture.
After having breakfast, we will continue our trip to our next destination. Today we are starting our trip descending towards a steep forest slope to Chandan Bari sing Gompa the trail slightly goes uphill to Lauribinayek. Along the trails past rhododendron and pine forest trees and vista of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, and Manaslu range, and Tibetan peak is high lights of the adventure
After morning breakfast in Lauribinayek the trail slightly goes uphill to Gosaikunda, Gosaikunda as the abode of the Hindu deities Shiva and Gauri. The Hindu scriptures Bhagavata Purana, Vishnu Purana and the epics Ramayana and Mahabharata refer to Samudra manthan, which is directly related to the origin of Gosaikunda.
We walk all the way downhill but you will see fantastic views of towering mountain what you have missed on the way up.
We will descend down to Bamboo village. Continuing further from here, we will be in front of two trails separated; one goes to Dhunche village and of course we will take the left(the latter) one. From here the trail starts ascending up through beautiful green forests with distant views village is a pretty village, close to district headquarters; Dhunche has all the minimum facilities for a trekker. Some nice lodges are built, internet and telephone is available here.
Early morning after having breakfast transfer your Bus station to start your journey towards Kathmandu, along the bus journey you will drive through beautiful village and you will see snow Scrapped Mountain along the Gosikunda lake and it will make your trekking become pleasant and touch your heart