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Explore a Holy lake Gosainkunda located inside Langtang National Park, a short and scenic Trek near from capital city Kathmandu
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Gosaikunda Lake Trek: Alpine fresh-water lake Gosaikunda is located inside one of the nearest national park of Nepal at Langtang National Park with an altitude of 4,380 meters above from sea level. It is an origin place of Trishuli River (the river is very famous for the rafting adventure in Nepal) and the lake remains frozen during the entire winter season (October to June). There is a total of small to medium 108 lakes with its own value and importance.
Gosaikunda Lake Trek can be considered as a religious site trek since the Gosaikunda area has been delineated as a great religious site of HINDUS. Accordance with Hindu mythology, the place was a residence of Hindu God Shiva and Goddess Gauri. Some holy books Bhagavata Purana, Ramayana and Mahabharata mention the Gosaikunda Lake was created by Lord Shiva himself. During the time of great Hindu Festivals Gangadashahara and Janai Purnima, thousands of Hindu devotees gather there to worship the gods. The ‘Gosainkunda lake’ which has been delineated as a religious site for Hindu located at an elevation of 4,380 m. Gosaikunda is believed to have been created by Lord Shiva when he thrust his Trishul (holy Trident) into a mountain to extract water so that he could cool his stinging throat after he had swallowed poison.
BB plan Hotel or Resort
We welcome you at the city of Kathmandu on your arrival in Nepal and then transfer you to your hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel or Resort as per your request.Meal includes: Breakfast. We prefer BB plan for your stay in cities so you can choose varieties of tastes in different restaurants around the city.
We will take you to an interesting tour in the entire city of Kathmandu and thereby allow you to view worldwide heritage sites, which include Pashupatinath Temple, Durban Square, Bouddhanath Temple and so on.
an hour drive & 3-4 Hrs walk Full Board Tea House available
Our trek will start with a drive of about one hour on rough roads towards Sundarijal and then you have to trek to Chisapani by passing through Mulkharka forests located at the height of 1,800meters to get stunning views of the entire Kathmandu valley.
5-6 Hrs walk Full Board Tea House available
We will drop from Chisapani to cross fields and meadows and take you Pathi Bhanjyang and Gul Bhaniyang, so that you may climb to the pass at about 2620meters before we drop you down to Kutumsang at about 2470meters.
We will walk for about 4 hours in a day to give spectacular views. You have to go for a trail through green forests and summer huts to reach Mere Danda, while from there you will descent towards Megan Goth. Finally, you will be able to reach at Tharepati.
4-5 Hrs walk Full Board Tea House available
Now, our trekking trail will ascend gradually to reach at Phedi located at about 3,500meters.
6-7 Hrs walk Full Board Tea House available
Today’s trekking trail will ascend alongside a stream passing from alpine trees and marked with various rock claims to reach at Gosainkunda Lake.
Now, we will descend towards Laure Binayak to move towards Singh Gompa that consists of Green Tara statue and finally, move through forest areas to trek towards Chandan Bari.
On this day, we will start from Chandan Bari and by passing through Chortens we reach to Suabru Gaon, while later on, to Dhunche.
7-8 Hrs drive Breakfast & Lunch Hotel/Resort
We will take a bus or a jeep to drive back to Kathmandu City by starting from Dhunche.
BB Plan & Farewell Dinner Hotel/Resort
You will get a spare day to explore many quiet streets of the Kathmandu City and be the part of various personal activities before stepping ahead for your return journey.
We will take you to the Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport for your farewell and departure process.
The Gosainkunda Lake Trekking adds extra adventure via the crossing of adventurous Gosainkunda La at 4,610 meters. Officially regulated day-to-day itinerary of 12 days Gosainkunda Lake Trekking package trip with Adventure Mountain Nepal Trekking and Climbing Pvt. Ltd begins after spending a day in the capital city Kathmandu with a day guided sightseeing tour around world heritage sites of UNESCO. Leaving Kathmandu, we make a short drive towards Sundarijal and start trekking to Chisapani. The trail we are following is begins with a trail of Helambu Circuit Trekking, anyway we do have another optional itinerary which is not go through the adventurous Gosainkunda Pass at 4,610 meters so we assume this itinerary offers more adventurous experience for our adventure seeking trekkers. Continuous uphill from Phedi to Gosainkunda Pass is tough but once we reach at the top, we can have bold views of Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Annapurna, Dorje Lakpa and many other snow-capped peaks gives secret energy to get down into Gosainkunda Lake. After we explore and observe the Gosainkunda Lake, we gradually make a downhill walk to Chandan Bari and Dhunche to drive back to Kathmandu after accomplish the wonderful adventure experience of Gosainkunda Lake Trekking with AMN Trekking and Climbing Team.
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