a great adventure on high scenic ridges from North West to East of Langtang Himal
Gosainkund and Langtang Himal Trekking where Explorer Adventure leads you to most fascinating destination around Langtang Himal range of mountains, just a North from the capital Kathmandu the closest mountain range of 32 k.m. Aeronautical distances or as crow fly.
Gosainkund and Langtang Himal Trekking, a moderate to adventurous walks on pleasant and scenic trails heading into high rolling green hills covered within rich vegetations and tall trees of rhododendron-magnolia-hemlocks-oaks and pines where endangered wild animals makes homes like the elusive snow leopard and rare Red Panda with other mountain animals including exotic bird life.
The area of trekking leads you into famous Langtang National Park, the first park of Nepal around mountainous region ever to established in mid 1970s with an area of 1,710 sq.kms includes farm villages of Tamang people with green forested land with high snow capped peaks that touches the border of Tibet-China.
On this wonderful journey exploring indigenous culture and traditions of Tamang hill tribe of great interest, as walk leads you into beautiful scenic Langtang valley at Kyanjin Gompa and towards holy Gosainkund glacial pond, a sacred spot for both Hindu and Buddhist religions where great fair takes place once a year with thousands of pilgrims visits for a holy bathe and a dip in the pond of Gosainkund.
To begin this marvelous journey Gosainkund and Langtang Himal trekking taking an exciting overland drive to reach cool and high areas of Langtang Himal at Rasuwa district around native land of Tamang tribe with strong hold of Buddhism religion and culture.
Starting first day walk after the drive heading into a river gorge within deep green forest to reach a wide and scenic Langtang valley at Kyanjin Gompa facing tremendous panorama of high peaks of Langtang and Jugal Himal with some peaks of Tibet like Shisapangma, after glorious moment heading towards our next adventure at holy Gosainkund a glacial pond.
Enjoying time at holy Gosainkund where religious festival takes place in the month of August as per Hindu and Buddhist Lunar calendar, here one can witness the traces of offering around the lake side a tranquil spot of great religious significant.
From Gosainkund on high ridge over a scenic pass of Gosainkund or east Laurabinya-La above 4,609 m to reach north eastern side of Kathmandu valley rim at Sundarijal with fantastic views of sunrise over array of peaks from Chisapani.
Our great adventure completes with short drive to your hotel in the hustle and bustle city life at Kathmandu, after a fantastic journey of a life time experience on Gosainkund and Langtang Himal Trekking.
Thank you for very amazing trek. So much beautiful views, lot of hiking. Loved every meal by trek. Night time was cold but staying in sleeping bag helped me to stay warm. Thank you Bam for feeling safety all hiking trek. Can recommend Bam as very trustful guide and peaceful. I am in love with mountains, and some day coming back to Nepal.
Our itineraries of any trips are based on our leading experience in the Himalayas. But, we also organize the trips according to your special requests or your personally given itinerary. Please, feel free to contact us for your questions and queries.
Insurance Policy should cover all medical expenses incurred during your holidays in Himalayan countries, including travel insurance where sometimes Himalayan weather even in best times can be unpredictable, where trekking routes can be re-routed of cancelled in this case local company will not entertain you with refund, however provides you with letter so that one can claim from your respective insurance companies.
Should cover medical insurance for illness and emergency evacuation by Helicopter or other means of transportations including other expenses on treatment at respective countries hospitals, as for travel insurance against bad unfavorable weather conditions, delay or cancellation of domestic flights on mountainous area where flight involves on the start of trek and at the end.
Travel and Medical Insurance also needs to cover when clients break the journey in the middle of the trip, due to sickness-personal domestic problem etc………
All guides have gone through basic medical training that includes high altitude symptoms or AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) can help you with simple medical First Aid and for severe condition will support taking you to safe area or to nearest hospitals by any means of quick transportation.
Our guides are well versed in Eco-Trekking and Responsible Tourism as well and are committed in keeping the environment on trekking route in pristine form as it was.
Porters are picked can be regular porter of the company of hired in Kathmandu-Pokhara or in Lukla on start of the trekking, with always a strong and cheerful porters to carry your heavier luggage, baggage of 15 to 25 kg maximum weights to carry by each porters, we do not allow underage porters of below 16 years of age or above 50 years.
Porters and guide are well looked after by the company with good wages, medical insurance, travel allowance including meals on treks and climb company also provides warm gear in winter as well for high and cold altitude trips.
We are also member of PACT (Porters Act commitment).
Due to high pressure and low oxygen level as certain height where some people feel uneasiness with shortness of breathiness, light headache, nausea, dizziness, lack of good sleep and with less appetite.
To avoid these whole symptoms where we always designed itinerary days accordingly with enough space, flexible days for acclimatization at high elevation, taking short walks up and sleeping and resting at low places.
The other good way to avoid AMS taking slow and steady pace on walks, stopping frequently to catch your breath and adding lot of fluid or safe drinking water at least 2-3 liters a day to support against AMS.
On high altitude take enough rest and with short slow hike above high hills to catch views as well to support acclimatization and sleeping and resting at low altitude will certainly helps you in avoiding AMS.
The company provides as precaution measures against AMS with comprehensive medical kit, oxygen and Gamma Bags / Pressure Bags in some high altitude adventure treks, where some people as per their own doctor advice use Diamox also known as Acetazolamide to prevent and reduce symptoms of AMS can lower headache when in high altitude walks and climb
Useful in situations when you cannot make high ascent, the best ways to prevent altitude sickness doing it slowly, stopping for overnights at certain altitude to adjust to the new height, and taking it easy for first one or two 2 days.
Acetazolamide a "water pill" (diuretic), it decrease amount of fluids that can build up in eyes, also helps to decrease buildup of body fluids (edema) caused by congestive heart failure or certain medications. Acetazolamide can work less well over time, so it is usually used only for a short period of time.
Using this pill should get advice from your doctor before trip departure to high Himalaya.
In our list we always mention general medication to bring from home as well from your doctor advice also, your doctor might recommend you some basic medication list like medicine against diarrhea, headache, fever, cold-flu as well constipation including first aid for cuts-wounds and burns as well.