Kyanjing Gompa Gosaikunda Trekking
Trip FactsTrip Code: YK-3169
Duration: 13 Days
Max. Altitude: 2560 m
Mode of Travel: Teahouse
Start Trip: Kathmandu
End Trip: Kathmandu
Trip Grade: Easy
Total Cost: $915
The trek is designed for those who want to visit both the holy Gosaikunda Lake, passing the Kyanjing Gompa on their way up. Picturesque views of mountains like Ganesh Himal, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Langtang and Manaslu and beautiful rhododendron rich forests will keep you engaged throughout the trip.
After a drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubeshi via Dhunche, you will be taken to Langtang village. From there, you will continue your trek for 6 hours to reach the Kyanjing Gompa. From there, you climb down to Langtang village and trek to the holy Lake Gosainkunda, passing through Thulo Syabru and Lauribinayak on the way. From Gosainkunda, you will be taken to Shing Gompa and back to Dhunche from where you will ride back to Kathmandu.
Kyanjing Gompa Gosaikunda Trekking - Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu.
Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, yuuki Treks representative will receive you at the airport with your name card escorting up to the Hotel.
Rest of the day, Welcome drink with short briefing about trip and relax.
Day 2: Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1460m) by bus
Early morning, Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1467 m.) via Trishuli (Nuwakot) which takes about eight hours. You stay overnight at hotel in Syabrubesi. You head north out of Kathmandu driving through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Syabru Besi passing through Dhunche. While passing along the road at the bank of Trishuli River you catch a glimpse of Ganesh Himal, terraces and green hills. As you pass through Dhunche you feel as if you are heading towards deep land. At the same time, you notice that the road after Betrawati is still under construction.
Overnight at lodge in Syabrubesi.
Day 3: Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2560m) (5 to 6 hours)
After the breakfast, Our Trekking starts from Syabrubesi crossing through the Bridge of Trisuli River and follows the Langtang Khola. The trial passes through verdant Pine and Rhododendron Forest. We hike gradually uphill to the small town Bamboo for lunch through pahiro. The trail is slowly downward to Rimche (2400m.), Located at the bank of Langtang Khola. Our trail comes to an end after reaching Lama Hotel.
Overnight at lodge in Lama Hotel.
Day 4: Lama Hotel to Langtang (3455m) (5 to 6 hours)
Early morning, we continue our trail to langtang village through the rhododendron and pine forest. The trail is slowly up hill. On the way, Breathtaking views of mountains such as Langtang Lirung , Naya kang and some others peaks can be observed. You will have a pleasant walk passing through Gunachok, Thomna and then Ghoratabela where we will stop for lunch.
From there, we walk to Langtang village through Thyangsyap. Langtang is the beautiful village of Tamang peoples. Rest of the day, we can explore the Langtang village.
Overnight at lodge in Langtang.
Day 5: Langtang to Kyangjing Gompa (3817m) (3 to 4 hours)
We start our trek gradually through small villages and yak pastures enjoying beautiful views of mountains. The trail is much easier to Kyangjing Gompa. We reach kyangjing gompa crossing small streams and moraines. From Kyangjing, Beautiful views of Mt Ganchempo, Mt Dorje Larpa (6990m.),mt Langtang Ri (6370m),mt Langtang Lirung (7245m.) and many more mountains are visible.
Overnight at lodge in Kyanging Gompa.
Day 6: Kyangjing Gompa (Rest Day)
On this day, we will take rest in Kyanging Gompa. You can visit Yak cheese Factory, Kyanjin Monastery, local village to explore the local lifestyle and culture of kyangjing gompa .You can walk up the moraine to see the spectacular view of Langtang glaciers or climb to Tsego Ri (5150m). One can also visit Langshisha Kharka (the beautiful yak pasture land)
Overnight at lodge in Kyanging Gompa.
Day 7: Kyangjing Gompa to Lama Hotel (2560m)
From Kyangjin, we trek back downhill to Lama Hotel through the same route following the Langtang village through Langtang Khola and then to Ghora Tabela where we stop for lunch. After taking lunch, we trek back down to Lama Hotel.
Overnight at lodge in Lama Hotel.
Day 8: Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabrubesi (2228m) (5 to 6 hours)
We begin our trek downhill through same route until we reach Bamboo and flat way to pahiro then we climb up to ThuloSyabru. One could see monkies and various species of birds on the way. Thulosyabru is big Tamang village. Upon the arrival, one can explore the village for rest of the day.
Overnight at lodge in Thulo Syabrubesi.
Day 9: Thulo Syabrubesi to Lauribinayak (3500m)(6 to 7 hours)
Early morning, our trek starts from uphill way to Foprang Danda (3200m.) passing through Dursagang (2660m). On the trail, we can observe the view of beautiful mountains and forests of Oak, Hemlock and Firs. We continue our trail through Shing Gompa or Chandan Bari before finally reaching Lauribinak. Upon the arrival in Lauribinak, one can enjoy the magnificent view of Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh himal, Dhaulagiri and Langtang Lirung.
Overnight at lodge in Lauribinayak.
Day 10: Lauribinayak to Gosaikunda (4397m) (4 to 5 hours)
From Lauribinayak,our trek continues to Gosaikunda.
After crossing a small ridge and one can experience first views of the holy lakes. There are many lakes in Gosaikunda. Saraswati Kund, Bhairav Kund, Gosaikunda, Dudh Kund (Milk Lake), Chandra kund (Moon Lake) and Ama Kund (Mother Lake) and Ragat Kund (blood kund) are some of them.
According to legend, Shiva created Gosainkunda when he pierced a glacier with his trident (trisul) to obtain water to quench his thirst after having swallowed a poison.
The large lake is Gosaikunda. Gosaikunda is sacred place of Hindus and Buddhist.
Overnight at lodge in Gosaikunda.
Day11: Goshaikunda (Rest day)
On this day, we will take rest in Gosaikunda visiting around the Gosaikunda surroundings and Lakes exploring the local environments.
Overnight in Gosaikunda.
Day12: Goshaikunda to Shing Gompa(4 to 5 hours)
Early morning, Our Trek continues from Gosaikunda to Shing Gompa (3250m) or Chandan Bari (3250m).The trail progress to Sing Gompa through Lauribanayak . We can observe the magnificent mountain views and forest along the trail. In Shing Gompa, There are local yak cheese factories. The cheese manufactured in shing gompa is considered to be the best in Nepal. There is also a Buddhist Monastery in shing gompa.
Overnight at lodge in Shing gumpa.
Day13: Shing Gompa to Dhunche(6 to 7 hours)
Early morning, Our Trek starts from Shing Gompa to Dhunche . The trail continues downhill through pine and rhododendrons forests to the suspension bridge over Shing gompa stream. After crossing the bridge over the Sing Gompa Stream, our trail begins to take flat way to Dhunche.
Overnight at lodge in Dhunche.
Day14: Dhunche to Kathmandu (7 hours)
We take a local bus and drive back to Kathmandu from Dhunche through the same way .Upon the arrival; you can rest for the remaining day.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 15: Final departure from Kathmandu (1345m)
yuuki’s representatives will transfer to international airport for your final departure.
- An experienced licensed holder guide and required porters
- Full Board Plan (breakfast, lunch, dinner, accommodation, tea or coffee 3 times a day) during trek,
- 2 night hotel in Thamel, Kathmandu (Non-star Hotel)
- Village sightseeing
- Mountain sightseeing
- Accommodation in Mountain (Lodge, Guest House, Hotel)
- Transportation by bus (Trekking time), Local transportation (Taxi)
- Join Nepali Cultural Program
- Food, drinks, salary, insurance, equipment, transportation, accommodation, and local tax for guide and porters,
- Medical kit box
- National park permit
- TIMS Card (Trekkers’ Information Management Systems)
- Trekking Equipments (Down Jacket, Trekking stick)
- All government tax, VAT
- Airport picks up and drops with an escort.
- Farewell dinner
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
- Your travel insurance,
- International flight and departure tax,
- Any expense of personal nature,
- Nepal entry visa fee,
- Any kinds of Bar bills,
- All the alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks (e.g. Mineral water, Coke, Fanta)
- Hot shower and battery charge cost in mountain
- Rescue service