Gosaikunda Trek is a short, natural and scenic trek situated near from Kathmandu. This trek will be a good option for those that have limited time. Trekking to Gosaikunda is also one of the best treks of Nepal; you must experience.
Gosaikunda lake is a holy lake in the Langtang region. It is considered as a sacred by both Hindus and Buddhist. Every year in August, the locals will go on a pilgrimage journey. It is part of the Janai Purnima festivities.
People believed that once you bathe in the lake, your sin will be washed off. In this trek, you will get to see the fantastic views of snowy mountain peaks, the beauty of Langtang national park, and experience the culture of the locals.
Gosaikunda trek will be starting from Syabru Besi. On the way up, you will get to see the sight of the gushing waterfalls, along with spectacular views of Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, and Annapurna.
There will be a few typical Himalayan flora such as deciduous oak and maple and also many types of rhododendron. You will have the opportunity to see Himalayan black bear and red panda.
There is a cheese factory in Chandanbari. You will have a chance to experience the unique spiritual lifestyle of Buddhist monks. Arrange your trip with us and have a memorable experience.
Gosaikunda Trek Itinerary
|Day 01||Drive to Syabrubesi||1,550 m||5 hrs|
|Day 02||Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel||2,380 m||6 hrs|
|Day 03||Lama Hotel to Thulo Syabru||2,230 m||6 hrs|
|Day 04||Thulo Syabru to Shin Gompa||3,330 m||4 hrs|
|Day 05||Shin Gompa to Gosaikunda||4,460 m||6 hrs|
|Day 06||Gosaikunda to Dhunche||1,300 m||6 hrs|
|Day 07||Drive back to Kathmandu||1,400 m||6 hrs|