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Gosaikunda trek


Gosaikunda trek in Nepal known for its spectacular and breathtaking scenic beauty is one of the best trekking destinations in the world. Though Langtang region is very close to Kathmandu it is still able to preserve the beauty and remoteness it is known forGosainkunda Trek is one of the most important and popular trekking routes for the domestic tourists. The presence of the holy and pilgrimage lake of Gosaikunda is one the reasons behind the importance of Gosaikunda Trek. Without a doubt Gosaikunda is regarded sacred place for shamans, the traditional with doctors as well as for both Hindus and Buddhists. It is believed that once you bathe in this holy lake all your pain, sorrows and sins will be washed off. Gosaikunda Trek is also equally popular among the foreign tourists for it provides an opportunity to explore relatively unspoiled and under developed section of Nepal Commonly known as frozen lake instead of its religious importance trekkers visit here because of the beauty and adventure it serves at the height of 4,300m.. Another feature of Gosaikunda Trek is that it is not located that far from the capital city of Kathmandu. Because of its proximity with the Capital city, many foreigners choose Gosaikunda Trek as one of their trekking destinations while in Nepal. Gosainkunda Trek also provides the opportunity to explore the famous Langtang region and know about the ethnic settlements in the region. Besides the holy lake of Gosaikunda, the trek also offers chances to view snow-clad mountains mostly the Lantang Mountain Range. Langtang valley and the conserved region of Langtang National Park are the other major features of Gosaikunda Trek as you pass through the regions during the course of your journey to the holy lake..  Gosaikunda trek grants the chance to the trekkers and adventure admirers to explore the land that is very far behind the time.  Gosaikunda trek Undoubtly offers perfectly placed terraced slopes, settlement of different ethnic group, rare wild animals and diverse range of flora and fauna. The trail which winds around dense forest of rhododendron, oak, bamboo and beautiful settlement of Tamang and Sherpa ultimately lead us to the divine lake of Gosaikunda and alpine yak  pasture of Kyanjin Gompa from where the mountain panorama are spectacular.

  • Grade: Strenuous
  • Average walking per day: 5 hrs
  • Maximum altitude: 4250m
  • Best Seasons: February- May, October-November
  • Type of Trek: Tea house/Lodges/HomeStay
  • Duration of Trek: 09days
  • Duration: 9 days
Day 1
Arrive in Kathmandu airport and transfer your Hotel (1350m)

Arrive at the arirport and transfer to a hotel.Stay overnight and prepare for the trek.

Day 2
Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche (2090m)

Start your journey towards Dhunche by a bus, along the bus journey you will drive through beautiful village and you will see snow Scrapped Mountain along the Langtang Himalaya and it will make your trekking become pleasant and touch your heart. It takes about 6 to 7 hours.Stay overnight at Dhunche.

Day 3
Trek from Dhunche to Thulo Syabru (2260m)

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

Day 4
Trek from Thulo Syabru to sing Gompa (3250m)

From here,the trail slightly goes uphill through beautiful rhododendron, Bamboo and pine trees. Along the trail you will past several mountains village to reach Chandan Bari Sing Gompa and visit cheese factory in the Langtang region of Nepal, where you will stay overnight .

Day 5
Trek from Chandan Bari Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda (4360m)

After Chandan Bari Sing Gompa the trail slightly goes uphill to Gosaikunda via Lauribinayek. 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 stay overnight here.

Day 6
Trek from Gosaikunda to Sing Gompa (3250m)

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

Day 7
Trek from Sing Gompa to Dhunche (2090m)

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.

Day 8
Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu.

Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu and transfer your hotel, spare time for your family shopping evening celebrate farewell dinner with Nepali Family.The drive takes 6-7 hours.

Day 9

Arrive at the airport and check in for final departure.