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Langtang Gosaikunda Trek - 13 Days

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  • Langtang Region Trekking , Nepal
  • 13 Days
  • Trekking in Nepal
  • USD 895 USD 750
  • 4360m
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

USD 750 Per Person

From USD 895 To USD 750
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Trip At Glance

Duration

13

Max Altitude

4,380 m (14,370 ft

Best Season

Autumn & Spring

Trip Type

Tea house

Transportation

Private Car, Jeeps, Public Bus

Accomodation

Hotel Lodge

Overview And Highlights

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek renders you eye-catching landscape, affinity of Nepali Culture, distant valley trek to Langtang region, along with the high mountain lakes at Gosaikunda. Passing through the Trishuli River which lies at north of Kathmandu, you come across through Trishuli Bazaar and Dhunche to Syaphru besi a Sherpa village situated  at the corner of the Langtang National Park.

As you move back and forth along the east into the Langtang valley, passing through the river many times as you move up along a gorge-like lower portion of the valley you come across through oak and rhododendron forests and also you move along glacial moraine on the way to the Tamang village of Langtang.

You begin your trek from Syaphru besi to Lama Hotel and then you swing to Kyangjin Gompa in three days of your trek take up to Kyangjin Gompa, you move for encircling visits such as Monastery, Cheese factory and Sherpa village. The holy lake Gosaikunda is divine among both the Hindus and the Buddhists.

The lake is visited by thousands of visitors in the full- moon night in August every year. Langtang Valley is delightful valley in the world. You keep on walking through array of small village and trail of thick forest.

The trek turns out into pleasing walk through Rhododendron and pine trees and there you will be able to see honey hunter animal, langur Monkey (Seto badar) and waterfalls and the trek continues to reach Gosaikunda. In the way you will come across through Lauribinayak. From here you will have spectacular view of Langtang Region.

Gosaikunda trek is situated in Langtang region to Gosaikunda; the sacred lake has acquired its reputation among both the Hindus and the Buddhists. Thousands of visitors visit the lake every year in the full- moon night in August.

According to Hindu mythology- when the God jolted the primitive ocean to produce remedy of enduring life, the poison was also produced along with the remedy to protect the universe from this poison, Lord Shiva drank it. So, the throat of Lord Shiva is still blue because of the effect of the poison.

To cool down his fiery throat, Lord Shiva hit his weapon into the rock creating three springs which finally resulted in the formation of beautiful lakes. Finally, Lord Shiva drank the water of the lakes and got relief from the pain. Hence, in this way, the lake Gosaikunda was formed.

The Gosaikunda Lake Trek is a popular trekking route in Nepal known for its stunning alpine scenery, diverse landscapes, and cultural significance. Here are some highlights of the Gosaikunda Lake Trek:

Sacred Lakes: The trek revolves around the Gosaikunda Lakes, a cluster of glacial lakes situated at an altitude of about 4,380 meters in the Langtang National Park. According to Hindu mythology, Gosaikunda is believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva, and thousands of pilgrims visit the lakes during the Janai Purnima festival in August.

Panoramic Mountain Views: Throughout the trek, trekkers are treated to breathtaking views of the Himalayan mountain ranges, including Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, and even distant views of the Annapurna range on clear days. The vistas are particularly spectacular during sunrise and sunset.

Langtang National Park: The trek passes through Langtang National Park, which is renowned for its diverse flora and fauna. Trekkers have the opportunity to encounter wildlife such as Himalayan thar, red pandas, musk deer, and various bird species. The park also boasts a wide variety of vegetation, including rhododendron forests, bamboo groves, and alpine meadows.

Cultural Exploration: The Gosaikunda area is culturally significant for both Hindus and Buddhists. Along the trekking route, you'll pass through traditional Tamang and Sherpa villages, where you can immerse yourself in the local culture, interact with the friendly villagers, and witness their traditional way of life.

Varied Terrain: The trek offers a diverse range of landscapes, including lush forests, terraced fields, rugged terrain, and high alpine valleys. Trekkers will traverse through rhododendron and pine forests, cross suspension bridges over rushing rivers, and ascend to high mountain passes, providing an ever-changing and exhilarating experience.

Chandanbari and Laurebina: En route to Gosaikunda, trekkers typically pass through Chandanbari and Laurebina. Chandanbari is a picturesque village with tea houses and guesthouses, offering a welcoming respite for trekkers. Laurebina is known for its scenic beauty and serves as a popular camping site on the trek.

Adventure and Solitude: The Gosaikunda Lake Trek offers a perfect blend of adventure and solitude. While the trek is relatively less crowded compared to popular routes like Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Circuit, it still provides an authentic Himalayan trekking experience with ample opportunities for exploration and adventure.

Overall, the Gosaikunda Lake Trek is a rewarding journey that combines natural beauty, cultural exploration, and spiritual significance, making it a memorable experience for trekkers seeking adventure in the Himalayas.

Day to Day Itinerary

Arrive in Kathmandu airport and transfer your Hotel

Food
Dinner
Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
1350

From Tribhuban International Airport you will be transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon you will invite to visit our office for briefing about the each day program. Today you will receive your Langtang National park Permits and TIMS.

Drive from Kathmandu to Sayabrubesis

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
1440

Early morning after having breakfast transfer your Bus station to start your journey towards Sayabrubesis, along the bus journey you will drive through beautiful village and you will see snow Scapped Mountain along the langtang Himalaya and it will make  your trekking become pleasant and touch your heart.  

Trek from Sayasbru besi to Lama Hotel

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2480

  The trail branches off sayabrubesis main road by a police post where you will need to register trekking permit and crosses a suspension bridge over the Bhotekoshi River. Turn right at the eastern end of the bridge and climb through the village of Old sayasbru to cross bridge to the south side of Langtang Khola.

 

The trek become pleasant walk through tree where langur monkeys frolic, passing a bridge a small waterfall bhatties (village inns) beside the stream at Dovan(1680m) the trail then make steep uphill over rocky ridge to the easily missed junction, where the route from thulo sayasbru join from over. Long uphill forest past the waterfall and couples of lodge in pairo meaning of landside; 1800m to Bamboo a cluster hotel at 1930m.

 

Beyond Bamboo the trail crosses Dangdung Khola then uphill to still suspension bridge over the langtang Khola. On the north bank of langtang Khola the route uphill alongside series of waterfalls and arrive in Changtang famous known as Lama Hotel (2480m) overnight here.

Trek from Lama Hotel to Langtang

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3430

The trail continues to follow the Langtang khola, uphill steeply through a forest of hemlocks, maples and Rhododendron, past isolated lodges at Gumanchok (riverside) and ghunama to the famous lunch time spot of Ghoratabela (2970m).

 

There are great views of langtang lirung from here, which you can admire as the army checks post, where you need to register your langtang trek permit. From Ghoratabela the trail uphill more gradually through U-shaped glacier valley to the villages of thangshyap, Gompa and finally langtang (3430m).

 

The national park headquarter is here, along with a cooperative bakery, a dozen lodges and so many yaks and overnight here.

Trek from Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3860

Trek from Langtang to Kyangjin Gompa it takes only the morning walking through tiny villages to uphill Kyangjin Gompa (3860m) where you will see joyful Buddhist monasteries, several accommodations and two great cheese factories (May to December).

 

It worthily to spending two full days here to gratefully to appreciate the mountains scenery over the langtang Himalaya of Nepal

 Trek from Kyangjin Gompa to Lama Hotel/Changtang

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2480

The trail walk downhill to sayabrubesis via langtang, Ghoratabela on the same trail you will uphill before and trail follow the valley and connect the Gosaikunda Trek, take left branches at the junction just before Dovan and  climb uphill to Thulo sayabrubesis. Overnight at here.

Trek from Lama Hotel/Changtang to Thulo sayasbru village

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2260

Early in the morning after breakfast trail slightly goes pairo landslide and leads you to Thulo Sayasbru (2,260m). Thulo Sayasbru is a beautiful Sherpa and Tamang village from where you can observe the miraculous vista of Langtang Himal and Ganesh Himal and overnight here.

Trek from Thulo sayasbru to Sing Gompa

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3250

Morning breakfast in Thulo sayasbru village the trail slightly goes uphill through beautiful rhododendron, Bamboo and pine trees. Along the trail you will past several mountains village to arrive Chandan Bari Sing Gompa and visit cheese factory in the langtang region of Nepal, where you will overnight today.

Trek from Chandan Bari Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
4360

After morning breakfast in Chandan Bari sing Gompa the trail slightly goes uphill to Gosaikunda via Lauribinayak.  Along the trails past rhododendron and pine forest trees and vista of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, and Manaslu range, Hiunchuli and Tibetan peak is high lights of the adventure, you trek towards Gosaikunda (4,361m) and overnight here.

Trek from Gosaikunda to Sing Gompa

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3250

After morning quick trips around Gosaikunda lakes, breakfast and trek downhill to Sing Gompa via Lauribinayak. Along the trail past rhododendron and pine forest trees and vista of Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, and Manaslu range, Hiunchuli and Tibetan peak and overnight here.

  Trek from Sing Gompa to Dhunche

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2090

Morning breakfast in Chandan Bari Sing Gompa, trail directly drops you to downhill to Dhunche via small village of Ramche and other village along the route. Today your journey will be more enjoyable and beautiful, walking through rhododendron, pine trees and Himalayan Bamboo. Finally arrive in Dhunche and celebrate your last night accommodation with your adventure staff.

Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu 6 to 7 hours.

Food
Dinner
Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
1350

Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu and transfer your hotel, spare time for your family shopping evening celebrate farewell dinner.

Departure for your onwards flight.

Food
Breakfast

Departure for your onwards flight.

What Is Included ?

  • Airport pickup and drop by private car
  • Three night 3* Category Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed n Breakfast
  • Three  meals a (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek.
  • All accommodations during the trek.(Toilet will be outside from your room)
  • Office paper works Lang tang National park entry permit
  • Trekking information management system (Tims) permit.
  • Kathmandu- syabrubeshi -Dhunche to  Local Bus
  • A helpful, knowledgeable, friendly,well English speaking  trained, government license holder guide With all his salary, food, drinks and insurance.
  • A Strong, helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for two people).
  • Assistant guide group size of more than 8 people in a group
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
  • All government taxes and office expenses.
  • Seasonal fresh fruit during the trek
  • Trekking route map.
  • Company certificate after the successful trek
  • Suvenir : something from Nepal give you mmory for life long

What Is Excluded?

  • Lunch/Dinner in Kathmandu/Hot shower during the trek
  • Tea/Coffee/bottles drinks/ Sweet things
  • Camera’s  battery charge during the trek
  • Additional cost by out of management control due to the landscape, weather condition, illness, government  strikes, and physical condition.

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Route Map

Route Map

FAQs

Yes, you can obtain a Nepal visa on arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu or at various land border crossings if you're entering Nepal overland. The visa on arrival allows you to stay in Nepal for tourism purposes, including trekking in regions like the Langtang Valley.

Here's what you need to know about obtaining a Nepal visa on arrival:

Eligibility: Citizens of most countries are eligible to obtain a Nepal visa on arrival. However, it's essential to check the visa requirements and eligibility criteria for your specific nationality before traveling to Nepal.

Visa Fees: The visa fees for Nepal vary depending on the duration of your stay. As of my last update, the fees for tourist visas on arrival are as follows:

15-day multiple-entry visa: USD 30
30-day multiple-entry visa: USD 50
90-day multiple-entry visa: USD 125
Requirements: To obtain a Nepal visa on arrival, you'll need to fill out a visa application form available at the airport or border crossing. You'll also need a valid passport with at least six months of validity remaining and a passport-sized photo. Additionally, it's advisable to carry cash in USD to pay the visa fee, as credit cards may not be accepted.

Trekking Permit: In addition to the Nepal visa, if you're trekking in restricted regions like the Langtang Valley, you may need to obtain a trekking permit. The Langtang National Park Entry Permit is required for the Langtang Valley Trek, and you can obtain it at the park entrance or designated checkpoints along the trekking route.

Extension: If you wish to extend your stay beyond the duration of your visa, you can apply for a visa extension at the Department of Immigration in Kathmandu or Pokhara. Visa extensions are granted for a maximum of 150 days in a calendar year.

It's essential to check the latest visa requirements and regulations before traveling to Nepal, as they may be subject to change. Additionally, consider obtaining travel insurance that covers trekking activities and emergency evacuation in case of unforeseen circumstances during your Langtang Gosaikunda  Trek.
 

The Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is a popular trekking route in the Langtang region of Nepal, renowned for its stunning mountain scenery, diverse landscapes, and cultural richness. The trek takes you through the Langtang National Park, offering opportunities to explore picturesque valleys, lush forests, high-altitude lakes, and majestic Himalayan peaks.

Key highlights of the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek include:

Langtang Valley: The trek typically starts from Syabrubesi and follows the Langtang River through the beautiful Langtang Valley. Along the way, you'll encounter traditional Tamang villages, terraced fields, and lush rhododendron forests.

Kyangjin Gompa: Kyangjin Gompa is a Tibetan Buddhist monastery located in the Langtang Valley. It serves as a cultural and spiritual center for trekkers, offering stunning views of the surrounding peaks, including Langtang Lirung (7,227 meters).

Gosaikunda Lake: Gosaikunda is a sacred alpine lake situated at an altitude of over 4,000 meters. According to Hindu mythology, Gosaikunda is believed to be the abode of the Hindu deities Shiva and Gauri. The trek takes you to several other lakes in the Gosaikunda area, each with its own significance and beauty.

Laurebinayak Pass: The trek involves crossing Laurebinayak Pass (also known as Gosainkunda Pass) at an elevation of over 4,600 meters. From the pass, you'll enjoy panoramic views of the Langtang Himalayas, including Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, and Dorje Lakpa.

Cultural Encounters: Throughout the trek, you'll have the opportunity to interact with the local communities, including Tamang and Sherpa ethnic groups, and learn about their traditional way of life, customs, and cultural practices.

The Langtang Gosaikunda Trek typically takes around 10 to 14 days to complete, depending on the chosen route and trekking pace. It's considered a moderate-level trek, suitable for trekkers with a reasonable level of fitness and some prior trekking experience.

The Langtang Gosaikunda Trek typically takes around 10 to 14 days to complete, depending on various factors such as the chosen route, individual hiking pace, and the time allocated for acclimatization. This duration allows trekkers to explore the stunning landscapes, visit cultural sites, and enjoy the scenic beauty of the Langtang region at a comfortable pace.

The best time to travel to Nepal for the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons. These periods offer the most favorable weather conditions, clear skies, and stunning views, making them ideal for trekking in the Langtang region.

Here's a breakdown of the advantages of trekking during each season:

Spring (March to May):

Spring is one of the best times to trek in Nepal, including the Langtang Gosaikunda region. The weather is generally warm and stable, with clear skies and blooming rhododendrons adding vibrant colors to the landscape.
The temperatures are moderate, making trekking comfortable during the day, while the nights may still be chilly at higher elevations.
Wildlife is more active during this season, and the scenery is lush and green, offering excellent opportunities for photography.
Autumn (September to November):

Autumn is another popular trekking season in Nepal, offering clear skies, mild temperatures, and excellent visibility of the mountain peaks.
The weather is dry and stable, with minimal rainfall, making trekking conditions ideal. The days are sunny and warm, while the nights are cool but not too cold.
Autumn is also the harvest season in Nepal, and trekkers may have the chance to witness local festivals and cultural celebrations in the villages along the trekking route.
While spring and autumn are considered the best seasons for the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, it's essential to consider your preferences and priorities when planning your trek. Keep in mind that the trek can still be enjoyable during the summer monsoon season (June to August) and winter (December to February), but these seasons come with their challenges, such as heavy rainfall, snowfall, and colder temperatures at higher elevations.

Ultimately, choosing to travel during the spring or autumn seasons maximizes your chances of experiencing the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek at its best, with favorable weather conditions and breathtaking scenery.

The best time to do the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons. During these months, the weather is generally clear, and the views of the mountains and surrounding landscapes are stunning. Additionally, the temperatures are moderate, making for comfortable trekking conditions.

Spring brings vibrant rhododendron blooms along the trails, adding to the beauty of the journey. Autumn offers clear skies and excellent visibility, perfect for capturing breathtaking mountain vistas. These seasons also coincide with Nepal's major trekking season, attracting many trekkers to the region. However, it's essential to be prepared for occasional rain showers and colder temperatures at higher elevations, even during the best trekking seasons.

It's advisable to book your Langtang Gosaikunda Trek well in advance to secure your preferred dates and accommodations, especially if you plan to trek during the peak seasons. The best time to book your trek depends on several factors:

Peak Trekking Seasons: The peak trekking seasons in the Langtang region, including for the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, are during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) months. These periods offer the best weather conditions, clear skies, and stunning views, attracting a high number of trekkers. To secure your spot during these busy seasons, it's advisable to book several months in advance, preferably six months to a year ahead of your planned trekking dates.

Availability of Accommodation: Accommodation along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek route, such as tea houses and lodges, can fill up quickly during peak seasons. Booking in advance ensures you have a place to stay each night of your trek without facing overcrowding or the risk of not finding accommodation.

Flight and Transportation Booking: If your trek includes domestic flights or transportation to and from the trekking starting point (e.g., Kathmandu or Pokhara), it's essential to book these in advance to secure the best prices and availability, especially during peak travel seasons.

Guide and Porter Availability: If you plan to hire a guide or porter for your Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, booking in advance allows you to secure their services and ensure they are available during your preferred trekking dates.

Permit Processing Time: Obtaining permits, such as the Langtang National Park Entry Permit and TIMS card, may require some processing time. Booking your trek in advance gives you ample time to arrange these permits and ensure all necessary paperwork is in order before your departure.
 

The Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is generally considered to be of moderate difficulty. While it's not as challenging as some of the higher-altitude treks in the region, it still requires a reasonable level of fitness and preparation.

Key factors contributing to the moderate difficulty level include:

Altitude Gain: The trek involves ascending to high altitudes, with the highest point reaching over 4,600 meters (15,091 feet) at Laurebinayak Pass. Altitude sickness can be a concern for some trekkers, so proper acclimatization and a gradual ascent are essential.

Terrain: The terrain along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek varies from forested trails to rocky paths and steep ascents. Some sections may be challenging, particularly for those not accustomed to hiking in mountainous terrain.

Length of the Trek: The trek typically lasts around 10 to 14 days, covering a distance of approximately 70 to 100 kilometers (43 to 62 miles), depending on the specific route chosen. Endurance is required to sustain multiple days of trekking.

Weather Conditions: Weather conditions in the Langtang region can be unpredictable, with temperatures fluctuating throughout the day and the possibility of rain or snow, especially at higher elevations. Trekkers need to be prepared for varying weather conditions and temperature changes.

Despite these challenges, the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is achievable for most moderately fit individuals with proper preparation, including physical conditioning, adequate gear, and a gradual ascent to acclimatize to the altitude. Hiring a guide can also enhance the trekking experience and provide additional support and safety.

Yes, trekkers need permits to undertake the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek. The required permits are:

Langtang National Park Entry Permit: This permit allows access to the Langtang National Park, which the trek passes through. It helps support conservation efforts and covers the costs of maintaining the park's infrastructure. Trekkers can obtain this permit at the park entrance or at designated checkpoints along the trekking route.

TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) Card: The TIMS card is another essential permit for trekking in Nepal. It helps track trekkers and provides vital information in case of emergencies. Both individual and group trekkers need to obtain TIMS cards, which can be obtained through registered trekking agencies or the Nepal Tourism Board in Kathmandu or Pokhara.

It's essential to carry these permits throughout the trek and present them at checkpoints when required. Additionally, trekkers should ensure they have the necessary identification and passport-sized photos when obtaining these permits.
 

Yes, altitude sickness can be a concern on the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, especially as trekkers ascend to higher elevations. Altitude sickness, also known as acute mountain sickness (AMS), occurs when the body doesn't acclimatize properly to the reduced oxygen levels at higher altitudes.

Key factors contributing to altitude sickness on this trek include:

Rapid Ascent: The trek involves ascending to relatively high altitudes over a relatively short period, which increases the risk of altitude sickness.

High Altitude Passes: The trek includes passes such as Laurebinayak Pass, which exceeds 4,600 meters (15,091 feet). Trekkers may experience symptoms of altitude sickness while crossing these passes.

Individual Susceptibility: Altitude sickness affects individuals differently, regardless of their fitness level or previous trekking experience. Some may experience mild symptoms, while others may develop more severe forms of AMS.

It's essential for trekkers to be aware of the symptoms of altitude sickness, which can include headache, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, and difficulty sleeping. If left untreated, altitude sickness can progress to more severe conditions like high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) or high altitude cerebral edema (HACE), which can be life-threatening.

Along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek route, trekkers will find various types of accommodation catering to different preferences and budgets. The most common types of accommodation include:

Tea Houses / Lodges: Tea houses or lodges are the most popular form of accommodation along the trekking route. These are basic guesthouses offering rooms with twin beds or dormitory-style accommodation. Tea houses provide simple amenities such as shared bathrooms with squat toilets or Western-style toilets (in some cases), communal dining areas, and menus offering local and international food options. Blankets or sleeping bags may be provided, but it's advisable to bring your own sleeping bag for warmth.

Guesthouses: Similar to tea houses, guesthouses along the trek offer basic accommodation with shared facilities. They are typically family-run establishments and provide a cozy atmosphere for trekkers to relax and recharge after a day of hiking.

Homestays: In some villages along the trekking route, trekkers may have the opportunity to stay with local families in homestay accommodation. This provides a unique cultural experience and allows travelers to immerse themselves in the local way of life.

Camping: While tea houses and guesthouses are the primary forms of accommodation, camping is also an option for those seeking a more adventurous experience. Trekkers can bring their own camping gear or hire it from trekking agencies and camp at designated camping sites along the route. However, camping facilities may be limited, so it's essential to plan and carry all necessary equipment.

Accommodation options may vary from village to village along the trekking route, with some areas offering more facilities and amenities than others. It's advisable to carry some cash as ATMs and card payment facilities may not be available in remote areas. Additionally, during peak trekking seasons, accommodation can fill up quickly, so it's recommended to book in advance, especially in popular trekking destinations.
 

Essential items to pack include trekking gear, warm clothing, a good pair of trekking boots, sunscreen, sunglasses, a first aid kit, and a sleeping bag.

Adventure Nepal Eco Treks is a reputable trekking company that prioritizes the safety and well-being of its clients, including solo women trekkers. While trekking solo as a woman in Nepal, including with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks, can be a rewarding and empowering experience, it's essential to consider various factors to ensure a safe and enjoyable trekking adventure. Here are some points to consider regarding the safety of solo women trekking with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks:

Experienced Guides: Adventure Nepal Eco Treks typically provides experienced and knowledgeable guides who are familiar with the trekking routes, local customs, and potential risks along the way. These guides can offer valuable support, guidance, and assistance, enhancing the safety and enjoyment of the trek.

Group Trekking Options: Adventure Nepal Eco Treks may offer both group and solo trekking options. Joining a group trek can provide added safety and companionship, as you'll be trekking with other travelers and a guide. Group treks also offer opportunities to meet new people and share experiences.

Safety Precautions: Adventure Nepal Eco Treks is likely to have safety protocols in place to ensure the well-being of their clients. This may include regular check-ins, communication devices such as satellite phones or radios, first aid kits, and emergency evacuation plans in case of unforeseen circumstances.

Local Knowledge and Support: Trekking with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks provides access to local knowledge and support networks, which can be valuable for solo women trekkers. The company's staff and guides are familiar with the local communities, accommodations, and potential risks along the trekking route.

Communication and Transparency: Before embarking on a trek with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks, it's essential to communicate your concerns, preferences, and expectations with the company. They should be transparent about the trekking itinerary, accommodations, safety measures, and any additional services they provide.

Personal Safety Measures: While Adventure Nepal Eco Treks strives to ensure the safety of their clients, solo women trekkers should also take personal safety precautions. This may include informing someone about your itinerary and expected return date, staying on designated trekking routes, avoiding trekking alone in remote areas, and trusting your instincts if a situation feels unsafe.

Ultimately, while trekking solo as a woman in Nepal comes with its considerations, Adventure Nepal Eco Treks can offer a safe and supported experience for solo women trekkers. By choosing a reputable trekking company, communicating openly, and taking necessary precautions, solo women can enjoy the beauty and adventure of trekking in Nepal with confidence.
 

To undertake the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, trekkers need to obtain permits from the appropriate authorities. The required permits for the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek typically include:

Langtang National Park Entry Permit: This permit allows entry into the Langtang National Park, which the trek passes through. Langtang National Park is a protected area known for its diverse flora and fauna, stunning landscapes, and cultural heritage. Trekkers can obtain this permit at the entrance to the national park or at designated checkpoints along the trekking route.

TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) Card: The TIMS card is another essential permit for trekking in Nepal. It helps track trekkers and provides vital information in case of emergencies. Both individual and group trekkers need to obtain TIMS cards, which can be obtained through registered trekking agencies or the Nepal Tourism Board in Kathmandu or Pokhara.

These permits are necessary to ensure the conservation of the natural environment, support local communities, and provide essential services for trekkers along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek. It's important to carry these permits with you throughout the trek and present them at checkpoints when required. Additionally, trekkers should be prepared to show identification and passport-sized photos when obtaining these permits.
 

New Law Makes Guides Mandatory Effective April 1, 2023, solo or free independent trekkers have to mandatory hire a guide or a porter before setting off to Nepal’s mountains. Nepal Tourism Board, the country’s national tourism promotion body, which includes trekking and mountaineering associations, on Thursday, decided to make a guide mandatory for solo or free independent trekkers (FITs) due to increasing safety and security concerns

In the event of an emergency during your trek with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks, the company is likely to have established protocols and procedures in place to ensure your safety and well-being. Here's what might typically happen in different emergency scenarios:

Medical Emergency: If you or someone in your group experiences a medical emergency, Adventure Nepal Eco Treks' guides and staff are trained to provide basic first aid and assess the situation. Depending on the severity of the emergency, they may initiate evacuation procedures to get the affected individual to a medical facility for further treatment.

Altitude Sickness: Altitude sickness can be a concern when trekking in the Himalayas. If you or someone in your group develops symptoms of altitude sickness, such as severe headache, nausea, or difficulty breathing, the guides will assess the situation and may recommend descending to a lower altitude to alleviate symptoms. In severe cases, evacuation to a lower elevation or medical facility may be necessary.

Natural Disasters: Nepal is prone to natural disasters such as earthquakes, landslides, and avalanches. Adventure Nepal Eco Treks is likely to have emergency response plans in place to ensure the safety of their clients in the event of such disasters. This may include evacuation procedures, communication protocols, and coordination with local authorities.

Communication and Coordination: Adventure Nepal Eco Treks' guides are equipped with means of communication, such as satellite phones or radios, to stay in touch with their office and emergency services if needed. They will liaise with local authorities, rescue teams, and medical facilities to coordinate emergency response efforts.

Travel Insurance: It's important for trekkers to have comprehensive travel insurance that covers medical emergencies, evacuation, and repatriation. Adventure Nepal Eco Treks may require proof of travel insurance before the trek begins to ensure that you are adequately covered in case of emergencies.

In any emergency situation, it's crucial to follow the guidance and instructions of the trekking company's staff, as they are experienced in handling such situations in the mountainous terrain of Nepal. Being prepared, having the necessary equipment, and maintaining open communication with your guides can also contribute to a safer trekking experience.

You need to pay 20% of total price Deposit: Upon confirming your booking, Adventure Nepal Eco Treks may require a deposit to secure your reservation. The deposit amount can vary but is typically a percentage of the total trip cost. This deposit is often non-refundable and serves as a guarantee of your commitment to the tour.

Final Payment: The final payment for your trek or tour is usually due before the start of your trip. The timing for the final payment may vary depending on the duration of the tour and company policies. It's common for the final payment deadline to be several weeks or months before the trip departure date.

Payment Methods: Adventure Nepal Eco Treks may accept various payment methods, including bank transfers, credit cards, PayPal, or cash payments. Be sure to inquire about the accepted payment methods and any associated fees or charges.

Cancellation and Refund Policy: It's essential to familiarize yourself with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks' cancellation and refund policy before booking. This policy outlines the conditions under which you may be eligible for a refund if you need to cancel your trip. Typically, the deposit is non-refundable, but the company may offer partial or full refunds depending on the timing of your cancellation.

Additional Costs: In addition to the tour package cost, there may be additional expenses such as permit fees, equipment rental, transportation, meals, and tips. Make sure to clarify what is included in the tour package and what costs you'll need to cover separately.

Before booking your trek with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks or any other tour company, it's advisable to carefully review the payment terms and conditions outlined in the booking agreement or contract. If you have any questions or concerns about the payment process, don't hesitate to reach out to the company for clarification.
 

Yes, you can bring some food from home to supplement your meals during the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek. While tea houses and lodges along the trekking route offer meals and snacks, having some of your favorite snacks or lightweight food items from home can be convenient, especially if you have dietary preferences or specific nutritional needs.

Yes, being aware of and respectful toward the cultural and religious customs of the local communities along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is important. Here are some cultural and religious customs to keep in mind:

Respect for Sacred Sites: The Langtang region is home to several sacred sites, including monasteries, chortens (Buddhist stupas), and temples. It's important to show respect when visiting these sites by refraining from loud noise, taking off hats and shoes before entering, and avoiding any disrespectful behavior.

Dress Modestly: In predominantly Buddhist and Hindu communities, dressing modestly is appreciated as a sign of respect for local customs and beliefs. Avoid wearing revealing clothing, especially when entering religious sites or villages.

Greetings and Interactions: Greet locals with a respectful "Namaste" (for Hindus) or "Tashi Delek" (for Buddhists) when meeting them along the trail or in villages. Politeness and courtesy are highly valued in Nepali culture.

Photography: Always ask for permission before taking photos of locals, especially when photographing individuals or religious ceremonies. Some people may prefer not to be photographed, so it's essential to respect their wishes.

Offerings: If visiting monasteries or temples, it's customary to make a small donation or offer a symbolic gesture of respect, such as lighting a butter lamp or burning incense.

Water Sources: When filling water bottles or washing in streams, avoid contaminating the water sources, as they may be considered sacred by local communities.

Waste Management: Practice responsible waste management by carrying out any trash you generate during the trek. Littering is not only harmful to the environment but also disrespectful to the local communities who rely on the land for their livelihoods.

By observing these cultural and religious customs, you can contribute to a positive and respectful interaction with the local communities along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek and enrich your trekking experience.
 

Adventure Nepal Eco Treks, like many reputable trekking companies in Nepal, typically ensures that its staff, including guides and porters, are adequately insured for the duration of treks and expeditions. Staff insurance is essential for providing financial protection in case of accidents, injuries, or emergencies that may occur during trekking activities.

Here are some key points regarding staff insurance with Adventure Nepal Eco Treks:

Medical Insurance: Guides and porters are often covered by medical insurance policies that provide coverage for medical expenses incurred due to injuries or illnesses while working on treks. This coverage may include hospitalization, medication, and emergency medical evacuation if necessary.

Accident Insurance: Staff members may also be covered by accident insurance, which provides financial compensation in the event of accidental injuries or disabilities resulting from trekking-related activities.

Liability Insurance: Trekking companies typically carry liability insurance to protect against claims or lawsuits arising from accidents, injuries, or damages caused to clients or third parties during trekking expeditions.

Emergency Evacuation Coverage: In the event of medical emergencies or natural disasters requiring evacuation from remote trekking areas, staff insurance policies may include coverage for emergency evacuation services, such as helicopter rescue or medical repatriation.

Legal Compliance: Adventure Nepal Eco Treks is likely to ensure that its insurance policies comply with local regulations and industry standards to provide adequate protection for its staff and clients.

It's essential for trekking companies like Adventure Nepal Eco Treks to prioritize the safety and well-being of their staff, as they play a crucial role in ensuring the success and enjoyment of trekking expeditions for their clients. By providing comprehensive insurance coverage for their staff, trekking companies demonstrate their commitment to safety and professionalism in the trekking industry.
 

Additional Information

The highest point on the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is Laurebinayak Pass, also known as Gosainkunda Pass, which reaches an altitude of over 4,600 meters (15,091 feet). Trekkers will cross this pass as they make their way between the Langtang Valley and the Gosaikunda Lakes.
 

While it's not mandatory to hire a guide and porter for the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, many trekkers choose to do so for added support, safety, and convenience. Guides are knowledgeable about the trekking route, local customs, and can provide assistance in case of emergencies. Porters can help carry heavy loads, allowing trekkers to enjoy the trek without the burden of carrying a heavy backpack.

Weather conditions along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek can vary depending on the season and elevation. During the spring and autumn trekking seasons, the weather is generally stable with clear skies and mild temperatures. However, trekkers should be prepared for occasional rain showers and colder temperatures at higher elevations. In the summer monsoon season and winter, weather conditions can be more challenging, with increased rainfall, snowfall, and colder temperatures.

ATM facilities are limited along the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek route, especially in remote areas. It's advisable to carry enough cash (Nepalese Rupees) to cover your expenses, including accommodation, meals, and any additional purchases along the trekking route. Some larger villages may have basic banking facilities, but it's best to plan ahead and carry sufficient cash for your entire trek.
 

Yes, trekking companies like Adventure Nepal Eco Treks may offer customizable itineraries for the Langtang Gosaikunda Trek based on trekkers' preferences, time constraints, and fitness levels. It's possible to extend the trekking duration, add side trips or detours, or include additional destinations in the Langtang region. Customizing the itinerary allows trekkers to tailor their trekking experience to suit their interests and preferences.

Trip Reviews (2)

It was our winter exploring trekking me and my friend with best guide and porter from Adventure Nepal Eco Treks Company, they wear very knowledgeable for flora and fauna. We had perfect timing in our whole trip and all the arrangement was very good.

I started trip from Saybru Bensi   national park and end at Shivapuri had 14 days trek and we had our most highlight holiday in Nepal.

Every day we had very good food and all the accommodation was good, all the food was order by our guide and it was perfect he knows what to eat healthy and clean and weal cooked.

The most interesting for me is my guide come to walk up us every morning with coup of coffee and start days was never forgettable service it was extra ordinary. I can recommend to all travelers to used Adventure Nepal Eco Treks Company they will always pay you more then you have paid for the whole trips.

Life time Memory Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek!!

15th Mar, 2022


It was our winter exploring trekking me and my friend with best guide and porter from Adventure Nepal Eco Treks Company, they wear very knowledgeable for flora and fauna. We had perfect timing in our whole trip and all the arrangement was very good.

I started trip from Saybru Bensi   national park and end at Shivapuri had 14 days trek and we had our most highlight holiday in Nepal.

Every day we had very good food and all the accommodation was good, all the food was order by our guide and it was perfect he knows what to eat healthy and clean and weal cooked.

The most interesting for me is my guide come to walk up us every morning with coup of coffee and start days was never forgettable service it was extra ordinary. I can recommend to all travelers to used Adventure Nepal Eco Treks Company they will always pay you more then you have paid for the whole trips.

Life time Memory Langtang Gosaikunda Pass Trek!!

15th Mar, 2022


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