Trip Duration
24 days
Start/End Point
Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Maximum Altitude
4984m
Trip Difficulty
Moderate
Activity
Trekking
Best Season
Oct -Dec & March-May
Trip Duration

24 days

  • No hidden charges
  • 100% Secure online booking
  • Daily private trip departure
Trip Duration

24 days

  • No hidden charges
  • 100% Secure online booking
  • Daily private trip departure

Overview of Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trekking

The Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek is a popular trekking route in Nepal, known for its beautiful mountain landscapes and rich cultural heritage. The trek combines two different trekking routes, Langtang Tamang Heritage Trek and Gosaikunda Circuit Trek, offering a unique opportunity to explore the diverse culture and geography of Nepal.

The Langtang Tamang Heritage Trek takes you through the Tamang villages of the Langtang region, where you can experience the Tamang culture and lifestyle, as well as the stunning views of snow-capped mountains. You will also get to visit the Langtang National Park, which is home to a variety of flora and fauna.

The Gosaikunda Circuit Trek takes you to the holy lake of Gosaikunda, which is an important pilgrimage site for Hindus and Buddhists. The trek offers stunning views of the Himalayan peaks and the surrounding landscape, as well as an opportunity to explore the unique culture and lifestyle of the local people.

The Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek is a moderate to difficult trek, with an average altitude of around 4,000 meters. The trek takes around 18-20 days to complete, depending on the itinerary and the pace of the trekker. The best time to undertake the trek is from March to May and from September to December.

The trek requires a good level of physical fitness and acclimatization, as you will be trekking through high-altitude regions. It is recommended that you undertake some physical training and preparation before embarking on this trek. Additionally, it is advisable to trek with a licensed and experienced guide, who can help you navigate the terrain and ensure your safety throughout the trek.

Overall, the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek is a beautiful and rewarding trekking experience, offering a unique blend of culture and nature in the heart of the Himalayas.

 

Highlights of Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trekking

  • Climb towards Tserko RI (5,184 m/17,008 ft.) highest point of the trek
  • Breathtaking view of Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Sishapangma, Yala Peak & so on
  • Experience the unique Tibetan Buddhist and Tamang culture, tradition and lifestyle
  • Enjoy the Natural hot spring at Tatopani village
  • Trek through holiest lake Gosainkunda
  • Trek through the great adventurous pass-Lauribina La pass
  • Trek through Helambu region, one of the famous region in Langtang

Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trekking Itinerary

Today is your first day in land of Himalayas, Nepal. Your wonderful time started upon your Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. Our representative will warmly welcome and receive you at the Airport and transfer with warm greetings. Then you will be easy transfer towards your respective hotels with our private vehicle as per your group size. In the evening, you will be introduce with your city guide and discuss about tomorrow program in short at Life Himalaya office in Thamel. Overnight stay at 3 star rated Hotel in Kathmandu.

Today we spend our day in historical city Kathmandu. Our day starts after having breakfast in the hotel and leave for sightseeing tour along with your city guide around Kathmandu valley. We will visit four different sites which are enlisted in UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as Pashupatinath temple, Bouddhanath Stupa, Swyambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) and Kathmandu Durbar Square. In evening, you will have a briefing session where your trekking guide will provide you a brief information regarding trek and make a trek preparation. Overnight stay at 3 star rated Hotel in Kathmandu.

Our first day of trip starts with an early drive to our trek starting point at Syabrubeshi. Syabrubeshi is also known as gateway to Langtang region trek. The road takes us via north-west part of Kathmandu valley following beautiful scenery and traditional village along the route. En-route we would able to witness the superb panorama of the Himalayas, including the Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal and Langtang ranges. After having quick lunch at Trishuli or Kalikasthan we proceed further towards the traditional village of Syabrubeshi. Overnight stay at teahouse in Syabrubeshi.

Today is the first ever walk in the land of Langtang region. Our walk begins after having breakfast at teahouse. Trekking through the green fields our trial leads us towards the fascinating view point Bahun Danda Pass from where we can witness the lovely traditional village of Gatlang. Afterwards, we trek through the different ancient Buddhist monasteries, chortens, mani walls to get into the Goljung valley where we enjoy our lunch. Enjoying the views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung and mighty of peaks we reach to Gatlang village. Gatlang is a picturesque village set on a hillside where houses have wooden and stones shutters with art, colorful Tibetan decorations. Overnight stay at teahouse in Gatlang village.

After having breakfast at teahouse our day begins with a steep descend to Thangbuche near Chilime village. Then we visit the Chilime Hydropower dam and ascend up to cross the suspension bridge over Chilime River. After having lunch at Cherka we slowly move upwards towards the Gonggang village. Enjoying the outstanding views of the Langtang ranges and Ganesh Himal, we reach to Tatopani village.  Tatopani literally means hot spring and local beliefs that the water have a healing quality that eases away your aches and pains after long walk. Overnight stay at teahouse at Tatopani.

After having breakfast at teahouse our day begins passing through the alpine forest as well Tamang settlement of Brimdang. Then after we walk few hours uphill until we reach the Nagthali danda which is the popular view point at the height of 3,165 m offering a panoramic view of Mt. Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Paldor peak and mighty of peaks. It is also popular meditation center for the local monks and priests. After having our lunch here we continues our trek passing through beautiful landscape along with the spectacular views of mountains all the way to beautiful Thuman village. It is another beautiful Tamnag settlement with a traditional and charming houses. Overnight stay at teahouse in Thuman.

After morning breakfast our trek begins walking through the rhododendron forest and meadows. Our trial passes through the Bhote Koshi River and uphill towards Dalphedi village. Then we trek upwards to Timure village which is an ancient trade route to Tibet. It is a historical reminder of Nepal-Tibet relation that has existed for many centuries. After enjoying lunch at Timure, we continue our walk through different mani walls and descends steeply towards the valley of waterfalls and towards Lingling village. Our walk continues towards the beautiful Tamang village of Briddim. Briddim is a Tibetan influenced Tamang community, ideally located in the lap of Langtang Lirung. At Briddim you will experience the warm cultural hospitality at the homestay. Overnight stay at community homestay at Briddim.

Today we enjoy the breakfast at homestay where we experience real taste of local Nepalese cuisines.  We start our day with a steep descends through pine forest towards the Ghopche Khola. Then we cross the bridge over Langtang khola and ascends on a steep trial towards the Rimche village. After having lunch our trial lead us towards the Lama Hotel. En-route to Lama Hotel if you are lucky enough you might see the abundant wildlife such as Red Panda, Himalayan black bear, Snow leopard etc. Overnight stay at Lama Hotel.

Today we continue our day after having breakfast at Lama Hotel. Our trek continues ascending from Lama Hotel enjoying the mountain land along with the natural beauty of Langtang region. Then we reach the green meadows of Ghore Tabela. After having lunch here we beings our trek to see the first occasional sights of pure white Mt. Langtang Lirung and its ranges. Our trail continues to climb up the widening valley, passing a few temporary settlements of Tamang, old Buddhist monasteries to reach the beautiful Langtang village- headquarter of the Langtang National Park. Overnight at teahouse in Langtang village.

After breakfast, we will start our journey following the gradual uphill trial through small villages and yak meadows. Then we trek through typical village of Mundu and Singdum along the way. Then we will be walking along with numerous Yaks grazing lands, small streams and rubble, water mills, prayer flags, chortens, with sacred mounds of rocks with inscriptions carved on them. We also pass by the largest mani wall in Nepal, made from stone with prayers mantras written on them. Kyanjin Gompa is an oldest Buddhist monastery of the Langtang valley Overnight stay at teahouse in Kyanjin Gompa.

Today is one of the major day in Langtang circuit trekking. After a late breakfast, we will climb over Tserko RI for the spectacular 360 panoramic view of Langtang ranges along with other mighty of peaks. The trial to Tserko RI is long and difficult however reaching at the top is rewarded with the wonder of nature where will forgot all tiredness and difficulties. Then we back to Kyanjin Gompa by late afternoon and explore the beautiful Buddhist monasteries around there. We also visit a traditional yak cheese factory, where yak cheeses are manufactured by hand. Overnight stay at teahouse in Kyanjin Gompa.

Our day begins with the breakfast at teahouse before starting descending towards the Lama Hotel. We follow the same trial that we have trek already since there is no other route to Lama Hotel. Most of our day descend downhill passing through Rhododendron and oak forests as well charming mountain villages. Enjoying the spectacular views of Himalayas we slowly back to Lama Hotel. Lama Hotel is situated alongside of Langtang River where we will spend our night hearing the sound of thundering river. Overnight stay at Lama Hotel.

After having breakfast at Lama Hotel, we begins our trek with a steep climb towards Rimche village. Then we descend to the bank of Langtang Khola and easy walk towards Bamboo village. Giving continuity to our trek, we will be at front of two trial which separates the way to Syabrubeshi and Thulo Syabru village. From here we continue our trek crossing the beautiful lush green forest, suspension bridges, waterfalls to reach Pahare hotel. After enjoying our lunch we slowly trek enjoying the magnificent view of Ganesh Himal until we reach Thuylo Syabru village. It is a pretty village with a minimal facilities of telephones, internet and nice lodges. Overnight stay at teahouse in Thulo Syabru.

Today we enjoy our day having rest and free day at Thulo Syabru. After a long day walk we enjoy our day with the locals where we get chance to experience the unique Tibetan Buddhist and Tamang culture, tradition and primitive lifestyle. We will also excursion over the whole Thulo Syabru village. Overnight stay at teahouse in Thulo Syabru.

Our day begins after having breakfast at teahouse. Our trial starts ascending uphill leaving Thulo Syabru village. We will be passing through the checkpoint and continue towards traditional village of Garda village, Phulung Ghyang, Chandanbari (oldest Yak cheese factories of Nepal) before we reach Sing Gompa. After enjoying our lunch at Sing Gompa, we heads following the beautiful Rhododendron forest to Cholang Pati, Overnight stay at teahouse in Cholang Pati.

Today you fell slightly difficult as the trial takes you towards the high altitude. After having breakfast at teahouse we continue our walk slowly begins with the beautiful landscape and fantastic panoramic views of Himalayas including Langtang Lirung, Annapurna, Hiunchuli, & Ganesh Himal and so on. Then we slightly ascends the uphill and reach Lauribinayak. After having lunch our walk continues with an impressive view of Gosainkunda Lake. We then continue further via stone cliffs and tiny trial with occasional short downhill towards Goshainkunda Lake, our main destination point in Langtang Circuit trek.  Gosainkunda is one of the major pilgrimage and Holy Lake of both Hindus and Buddhist of Nepal. This lake is surrounded by mountains on almost all sides and has a great ensemble of nine other lakes besides it. Every year during Janai Purnima in the month of August, thousands of Hindus pilgrims visit Gosainkunda to take a holy bath. Overnight stay at teahouse in Gosainkunda.

Probably today is the hardest and longest day of the entire trek because we are passing through the great adventurous pass of Lauribina La pass! After having breakfast we continue our trek with a short excursion around Gosainkunda Lake. Then we ascends towards the great adventurous pass Lauribina La pass (4,610 m) also known as Gosainkunda Pass. Then we slowly descends down towards Phedi. The Helambu regions begins from Phedi. After having lunch at Phedi we descends to the Melamchi valley. Then the rough trial takes us towards the small lake of Surya kunda before reaching Ghopte. Overnight stay at teahouse in Ghopte.

After having breakfast at teahouse, we continue our day descending towards the Mera Kharka. Then our trial takes us uphill and downhill passing through the dense forest of pine and Rhododendron to reach Tharepati village which offers a magnificent close up views of holy Lake Gosainkunda and surrounding high Himalayan ranges. After having lunch at Tharepati village, our trial passes through pine and Rhododendron forest again along with the impressive view of Helambu Valley. The trial descends until we cross the Melamchi River and followed to the beautiful settlement of Sherpa’s with their unique culture in Melamchi Gaon. Also we visit the biggest and ancient monasteries at Melamchi Gaon. Overnight stay at teahouse in Melamchi Gaon.

Our day begins after having breakfast at Melamchi Gaon we descends steeply to the valley floor to cross the bridge and gently trek uphill towards Nakote village. Our trial also passes through forest that leads to Ama Yangri – the highest point of today’s trek. Then our trial goes gently towards beautiful village of Tarke Ghyang. Tarke Ghyang is biggest settlement inhabitant by Sherpa’s with the oldest and biggest monasteries in Helambu region. This village is incredible place to observe mixture of tradition and culture along with spirituality. It is also popularly known as Helambu, named after the Helmu caste. Overnight at teahouse in Tarke Ghyang.

After having breakfast, we start our day slowly begins through the flat landscape following the beautiful forest of Rhododendron. The trial leads crossing the beautiful settlement of Helambu region. Then we heads towards the beautiful and wide valley of Parachin and Ghangyul which is inhabited by the Sherpa’s. After having lunch at Ghangyul we start our trek gently following the forest, streams and naturally exiting geographical variation towards another beautiful village of Sermanthang.  Sermanthang is a pretty Sherpa village popular as oldest and ancient monasteries at the and also the best view of Himalayas including Jugal Himal, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Rolwaling ranges and so on. Overnight stay at teahouse in Sermanthang.

Our day continues after having late breakfast. Today is the short day trek. Our trial descend towards the beautiful village of Kakani. Kakani is a small village situated on the top of the hill at the altitude of 2,000 meters with a suburb panoramic views of Himalayas. On our arrival at Kakani, we will be visiting all the village and its ancient art and architecture, experience local’s way of living life, culture and traditions. Overnight stay at teahouse in Kakani.

Today is the last day of trekking in Langtang circuit trek. After enjoying our breakfast, we start to descend down towards the Dubachaur village. The trial mostly takes us downhill via paddy fields until we reach the bank of Indrawoti River. Then we cross the small river before we reach the Melamchi Pul Bazaar. Melamchi Pul Bzaar is a small town inhabited by various ethnic groups and has markets and shops. This town is also famous from bus station which takes us towards Kathmandu. This town is also popular for delicious local fishes from the nearby river. Overnight stay at teahouse in Melamchi Pul Bazaar.

After having breakfast atMelamchi Pul Bazaar we catch a bus towards the Kathmandu valley which takes approximately 3-4 hours’ drive. On your Arrival at Bus station at Kathmandu you will be easy transfer towards your respective hotel and the rest of the day is off for you to rest or do some souvenir shopping. At evening, you have a farewell dinner hosted by Life Himalaya Trekking in a typical Nepalese Restaurant along with Nepalese traditional dance to celebrate the successful completion of our journey. Overnight stay at 3 star rated Hotel in Kathmandu.

Our adventurous journey ends today. Our representative will easy transfer to you towards the International airport three hours before your flight schedule with a warm greetings and hospitality hopping you to see next time in Nepal. If you have more time in Nepal, we can also organize some additional activities like Mt. Everest Mountain Flight, Bungee jumping, Paragliding, Jungle safari and famous cities tours that you are interested in.

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Includes/Excludes

What's Included

  • All ground and Drive transportation throughout the trek.
  • Best available accommodation and full board meals throughout the trek.
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers’ Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • All national park and conservation areas permit fee.
  • Government taxes & office service charge

What's Excluded

  • Meals not quantified in the ‘Meal Inclusions’ in the itinerary’
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa charge.
  • All beverage and others personal expenses.
  • Snacks and other personal expenses
  • Hot shower during the trek.
  • Personal trekking equipment’s.
  •  Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers.

Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trekking - Essential Information

Langtang Gosainkunda Helambu trek journey starts with a 7-8 hours’ drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi-the trek starting point. Then we start our trek towards the newly opened Tamang heritage trail. We start our trek passing through beautiful landscape along with Rhododendron forest and entire beauty of nature. Our trekking trail leads through the traditional village of Gatlang, Tatopani (natural hot spring), Nathalie, Briddim to Lama Hotel. Then we ascends further and enters the Langtang valley where we can experience the unique Tibetan Buddhist and Tamang culture, tradition and lifestyle.

Continuing our trek, we trek through Gore Tabela, Langtang valley and towards Kyanjin Gompa. Then we hike to highest point of the trek named Tserko Ri to seek the spectacular panoramic views of Himalayas. Then we descend with the same trial and joins the Thulo syabru village. Then we move further towards famous villages of Shin Gompa, Cholang pati, Lauribinayak and reach Gosainkunda.

Then we trek through the great adventurous pass of Laruibina La pass to enter another beautiful Helambu valley. Then our walk almost goes a circle passing through the beautiful village of Ghopte, Melamchi Gaon, Tarke Ghyang, Sermanthang, Kakani and Melamchi Pul Bazaar. Then we take a scenic drive to capital city Kathmandu to end our trip.

Life Himalaya Trekking organizes the best Langtang circuit trekking package in Nepal. We operate this trek to Langtang region providing best quality service which is a convenience to you. We operate this carefully designed tailor made itinerary providing you a local and experienced trek guide & porter focusing fully on your safety and security.

We will be flexible with the itinerary and budgets can adjust many more details as per your recommendation. Commencing this fascinating trek will leave you with an experience of both natural and cultural touch of Nepal.

Required Equipments for the Trip

Different types of equipments are required to fully enjoy your trip in Nepal. The required equipment may depend on the trip type, weather conditions, season and the maximum altitude of the trip.

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Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trekking - FAQs

What is the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

The Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek is a popular trekking route in the Langtang region of Nepal that combines the Tamang Heritage Trail, Langtang Valley Trek, and Gosaikunda Lake Trek. The trek offers a unique opportunity to explore the culture and lifestyle of the Tamang people, witness stunning views of snow-capped mountains and glaciers, and visit the sacred Gosaikunda Lake.

How long is the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

The Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek usually takes around 17-19 days, depending on the itinerary chosen.

What is the best time to go for the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

The best time to go for the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek is during the spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November) seasons when the weather is clear, and the views are stunning. However, the trek can be done throughout the year, but the winter season (December-February) can be challenging due to snow and cold weather.

How difficult is the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

The Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek is considered a moderate to difficult trek, and it requires a good level of physical fitness and endurance. The trek involves walking on rugged terrain, steep ascents and descents, and high-altitude trekking. However, the trek can be customized based on the fitness level and experience of the trekkers.

What are the accommodation options during the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

There are basic teahouse lodges and guesthouses along the trekking route that offer accommodation and meals to trekkers. The lodges and guesthouses usually have simple facilities, such as shared bathrooms, hot showers, and common dining areas. Camping is also an option for those who prefer a more private and comfortable experience.

Is it necessary to have a guide for the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

It is not mandatory to have a guide for the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek, but it is highly recommended for safety and convenience. A guide can provide valuable information about the trekking route, culture, and history of the region, and can also help with communication and logistics.

What permits are required for the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

Trekkers require two permits for the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek – the Langtang National Park Permit and the TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System) Card. These permits can be obtained through a registered trekking agency or the Department of Immigration in Kathmandu.

Is altitude sickness a concern on the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek?

Yes, altitude sickness can be a concern on the Langtang Tamang Heritage Gosaikunda Circuit Trek, as trekkers reach elevations of over 4,500 meters. It is important to acclimatize properly, drink plenty of fluids, and take necessary precautions to avoid altitude sickness. It is also recommended to carry the necessary medication and seek medical attention in case of any symptoms of altitude sickness.

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