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Gosaikunda Trek - 7 Days

Gosaikunda Trek
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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. 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.

Detail Itinerary Of Gosaikunda Trek

Day 01: Drive to Syabru Besi(1,600m) – 8 hours.

We leave Kathmandu early in the morning. We will go hotel to local bus park of Kathmandu on a private vehicle, and we will take a deluxe public bus to Syabru Besi from there. Syabru Besi is the starting point of trekking in Langtang region. After our 7 hours of long drive journey, we will reach Syabru Besi. If the weather is clean, we can see the outstanding views of Annapurna, Manaslu and Ganesh Himal. Overnight at Syabru Besi.

Day 02: Trek to Lama Hotel(2,410m) – 6 hours.

After breakfast, we will begin our trek towards Langtang Khola. We will be walking through rhododendron and oak forests. After crossing the bridge over Langtang Khola, we ascend on a steep trail, and our trial reaches the Lama Hotel. Overnight at Lama Hotel.

Day 03: Trek to Thulo Syabru(2,230m) – 6 hours.

We begin our trek through the Rimche village and cross the Langtang Khola. After an accessible trail from Bamboo to landslide lodge, we keep our trek until we reach Thulo Syabru. We will be walking through the pine and juniper forests. Overnight at Thulo Syabru.

Day 04: Trek to Shin Gompa(3,330m) – 4 hours.

Today’s trek is short because we are not going to Gosaikunda today we will stay at Shin Gompa to acclimatize us in the high altitude. Along the way, we will cross the beautiful Garta village and Phulung Monastery. Overnight at Shin Gompa.

Day 05: Trek to Gosaikunda(4,460m) – 6 hours.

Today’s trek is short because we are not going to Gosaikunda today we will stay at Shin Gompa to acclimatize us in the high altitude. Along the way, we will cross the beautiful Garta village and Phulung Monastery. Overnight at Shin Gompa.

Day 06: Trek to Dhunche(1,300m) – 6 hours.

We will further trek down from Gosaikunda to Chandanbari. Walking down through the pine and rhododendron forests, the journey of 6 hours walking will takes us to Dhunche. Overnight at Dhunche.

Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu(1,400m) – 6 hours.

Today after having after having breakfast we will take a drive from Dhunche. The 6 hours drive on a public vehicle takes us to Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • All necessary land transport.
  • All necessary paper works(TIMS and National Park Permit).
  • A local government licensed English speaking Guide during the trek.
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek.
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine and transportation for all trekking staff.
  • First aid medical kits.
  • Down jacket, sleeping bag and a duffel bag (to be returned after trip completion).
  • Best available Lodges, Guesthouses accommodation during the trek (mainly in twin sharing).
  • All government and local taxes.

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Hotel (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) in Kathmandu.
  • Airport picks up & drop off service(on your international flight) by private car/ van/bus. click here to book now/ include on your trip.
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu. click here to book now/ include on your trip.
  • The required number of porters to carry your luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter) during the trek.
  • International flight ticket and Nepal entry visa.
  • Personal travel insurance (Which should include coverage for trekking).
  • Personal gear for trekking.
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, laundry.
  • Tip for trekking staff(expected).
  • Any others expenses not mentioned in the Price Includes.

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Price From USD$650 USD$489/person
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Total $ 489 USD

Trip Facts

  • Langtang Region, Nepal
  • Moderate
  • 4,4460m
  • Kathmandu