Undertake Langtang Gosaikunda passes Helambu trek, a popular and considered to be a moderate trekking trail among other trekking trails in Langtang region which encompasses three different wonderful trekking destinations include Helambu, the nearest viewpoint from the valley, Gosainkunda, a holy lake and Langtang Valley, a mesmerizing valley entirely encircled by mountain panorama. Celebrate a spectacular walk along astounding trails via lush forest and melodious Langtang river. This trek is very special among the trekkers who wish to explore entire Langtang region combining all major trekking destinations ( Langtang Valley, Gosainkunda and Helambu) of Langtang region. Langtang Valley unveils , probably, the most fabulous mountain summits and glaciers, Gosainkunda offers spiritual journey within and Helambu is a traditional Tamang settlement which is also a popular viewpoint to see Langtang and Rolwaling Himalayan range.
As heleambu trek is located nearest from the kathmandu, Helambu has been eventual tourists station for those who have short time frame and keen to experience the flavor of hill-hiking and witness fabulous Mountain View.Similarly, Gosainkunda, a sacred lake in Langtang region , and a popular pilgrimage site to both Hindu and Buddhist, lets you experience the flavor of spiritual pilgrimage in the mountain along with the serene and frozen lakes. Especially, Hindus believe that the incarnation of God Shiva is there in the middle of the lake in the form of a large rock. A special fair is held once a year and thousands of devotees from Nepal and India and the globe go to Gosainkunda to take holy bath. Taking bath at Gosainkunda is believed to wash out all sins we have committed so far. In fact, Gosainkunda is not only popular among the international tourist; it is also a famous trekking trip among domestic trekkers and pilgrims.
Begin you walk from Sybarubesi after 8-9 hours drive from Kathmandu. As the trail ascends, your will start to enjoy the serenity in Langtang National Park. Also, experience diverse species of wildlife and birds in the Langtang protected area. Enjoying local taste of foods and mountain teahouse accommodation, we arrive at spectacular Langtang Valley. If you want a further walk, trek to Kyanji Gumba, otherwise, trek down along the same trail and shift your trek to Gosainkunda. This holy lake in the lap of the mountain, Gosainkunda, has religious importance. God Shiva is worshipped here and people take holy bath. Cross Gosainkunda Pass, arrive at Helambu which is closer to Kathmandu, explore Tamang cultural heritages and capture some magnificent mountain panorama and drive back to Kathmandu.
Trekkers do not require highest level of trekking stamina and technical skills of trekking for Langtang Gosainkunda Pass Helambu Trek. However, prior skills of hiking or trekking will always be an asset to this trek. The best time of the year for Langtang Gosainkunda Pass Helambu Trek is Autumn( Sep-Nov).