Perfectly nestled between the rugged hills, Gosainkunda Lake is the ultimate destination for pilgrims who wish to pay homage to the gods, and for travelers who wish to experience the wild side of nature. Gosainkunda Lake Trek is a perfect getaway to the ones who wish to wander amid serene nature with the cold mountain air and enchanting Himalayan views offering to continually rejuvenate you. The Tamang villages along the trail provide refreshing stops and their culture too is equally praise-worthy.
The Langtang Gosainkunda Lake Trek commences after an hour drive from Kathmandu to the hiking trail of Sundarijal. The uphill battle starts once you’ve entered the premises of the Shivapuri National Park, and you’ll be constantly accompanied by the chirping of birds, the flowing streams and you might encounter the wildlife thriving there Venture into the unknown with nature as your companion as the sparse settlements of Kutumsang slowly disappear and you make your way to the isolated Thadepati.
Brace yourself for the experience of a lifetime as the extreme phase of the trek finally starts. From Phedi, follow the trail that leads to the Gosainkunda Lake by crossing the Lauribina Pass. The pass provides tantalizing views of Langtang and Ganesh Himal ranges. Take your time to explore the tranquility of the icy gems and learn from the locals the myths associated with this divine place. Interact with them and expand your knowledge regarding life in the isolated region of Nepal. Pray to the deity that lives at Shin Gompa, and begin your journey back home via Dhunche and from there, enjoy a scenic drive to the Kathmandu valley.
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Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal 1460m and trek to Chisapani 2215m
Day 3: Trek from Chisapani to Kutumsang 2470m
Day 4: Trek from Kutumsang to Thadepati 3690m
Day 5: Trek from Thadepati to Phedi 3630m
Day 6: Trek from Phedi to Gosainkunda Lake 4380m via Lauribina Pass 4610m
Day 7: Exploring the Lake
Day 8: Trek from Gosainkunda Lake to Shin Gompa 3330m
Day 9: Trek from Shin Gompa to Dhunche 1960m
Day 10: Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu by private vehicle
Day 11: Departure from Kathmandu