About Short Gosaikunda Trek

Short Gosaikunda Trek - Gosaikunda Short Trek

Embark on the adventure of a lifetime with Himalayan Asia Treks and Expedition P Ltd's Short Gosaikunda Trek. This exhilarating journey offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and cultural immersion in just 3 days. Following the Short Gosaikunda Trek map, you'll traverse through lush forests, charming villages, and pristine alpine lakes. The well-crafted Short Gosaikunda trek itinerary ensures you experience the highlights of the region, including the sacred Gosaikunda Lake. With affordable Short Gosaikunda trek cost packages, this trekking promises unforgettable moments without breaking the bank. Explore the best Short Gosaikunda trek route while immersing yourself in the breathtaking scenery of the Himalayas.

The Short Gosaikunda Trek 2024,2025,2026 with Himalayan Asia Treks is a remarkable adventure that offers a condensed yet awe-inspiring experience of the Langtang region in Nepal. This trek takes you to the pristine Gosaikunda Lake, a sacred high-altitude alpine lake surrounded by breathtaking mountain vistas. The journey is designed for those with limited time but a strong desire to witness the natural beauty and cultural richness of the Langtang area. Along the way, trekkers can explore picturesque villages, encounter diverse wildlife, and immerse themselves in the warm hospitality of the local Tamang and Sherpa communities.

With Himalayan Asia Treks' expert guides and well-planned itineraries, this short trek ensures an unforgettable adventure in the heart of the Himalayas.If you love thrilling adventure with peace of mind within yourself and aspire to travel to adventure places, then Short Gosaikunda Trek is the best option to fulfill this dream. Gosaikunda is a top-rated lake of alpine freshwater that is situated in Nepal. Gosaikunda is popularly known as a holy lake for both Buddhism and Hindus. The Gosaikunda Lake is located in Langtang National Park at an altitude of approx. 4400m. The famous places near Gosaikunda lake are Janai Purnima and Gaijatra. Gosaikunda Lake is a Hindu religious place that believes in Lord Shiva. Most, holy books such as Vishnu Puran, Bhagvat Puran, Mahabharata, and Ramayaahave a relation with Gosaikunda origin. Thus, Gosaikunda Lake is an integral part of spiritual aspects all around the world.

The Short Gosaikunda Trek offers you to pass through 108 beautiful lakes, some of whose names are Saraswati Kunda, Ganesh Kunda, Dudh Kunda, Bhairab Kunda, Surya Kunda, Nag Kunda, and Jageshwar Kunda. All the lakes are so marvelous and provide overwhelming peace.

During the trek, you will feel the fantastic atmosphere and natural beauty of the place full of joy. Here is a short hike to Gosaikunda Trek for six days, which will provide you with an excellent experience in a short time if you are time-bound and want to refresh your mind and body. If you have more days Gosaikunda Lake Trek 9 days, then Gosaikunda Lake Trek 9 days is also available. So if you are looking to plan for this Short Gosaikunda Lake Trekking, we are here to arrange all amenities for you from Accommodation to Food, including a tent facility, medical facility, etc., along with our trek expert and tour guide expert.

Information about Short Gosaikunda Lake Trek

Gosaikunda Lake Trek is a popular trekking route in Nepal, known for its stunning mountain views and sacred lakes, including Gosaikunda Lake. Here's what you can expect regarding accommodation, meals, guides, and porters:

Accommodation Short Gosaikund Lake Trek:

Along the Gosaikunda Lake Trek, you will find teahouses and lodges at various stopping points. These teahouses provide basic accommodation facilities like a bed, blankets, and sometimes a shared bathroom. Keep in mind that the amenities may vary, and the quality of the accommodation may not be luxurious. Since this trek is well-trodden, you should not have trouble finding places to stay at each stop on the trail.

Meals Short Gosaikund Lake Trek:

Teahouses and lodges along the Gosaikunda Lake Trek typically offer a variety of meals to trekkers. The menu often includes local Nepali dishes like dal bhat (rice with lentil soup), momo (dumplings), noodles, and other simple and nutritious meals. You can also find some basic Western food options like pasta, eggs, and pancakes. The availability of fresh produce and variety may reduce at higher altitudes, so it's a good idea to be flexible with your food choices.

Guide and Porter Short Gosaikund Lake Trek:

While it is not possible to do the Gosaikunda Lake Trek independently, due to the government rules of Nepal. A guide can provide valuable insights into the culture, nature, and local customs, enhancing your overall trekking experience. A porter can carry your heavy backpack, allowing you to trek with less burden and enjoy the journey more comfortably.

Every year, many people visit this place because of its incredible beauty and being a holy lake. So enjoy this amazing place with your friends, family, or colleagues and experience trekking full of adventure and joy.

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  • Explore Kathmandu City.
  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche.
  • Sacred lake Gosaikunda Lake.
  • Other sacred Lakes like Surya Kunda, Saraswati Kunda, and Bhairab Kunda.

Day to Day Itinerary

Upon arrival in airport , our representatives welcomes and transfer to hotel. After finishing check in formalities and brief about program.
Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
  • Location: Kathmandu.
  • Altitude: 1350m.

In morning you are required to reach Kathmandu at the scheduled place from where Drive to Dhunche commenced which will be for approx. 7-8 hours via Trisuli Bazar. The drive is an attractive scenic one where you can see wonderful mountains and beautiful sightseeing. If you are left with last minute shopping for this trek in respect of food, footwear, clothes or medication then Dhunche is the suitable place where you can complete the same you’re your comfortable Overnight stay at Dhunche.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House.
  • Location: Dhunche.
  • Altitude: 1764m.

On day 2, after breakfast the trail will lead to the Thulo Syabru first which is a beautiful Tamang village from where amazing views of Ganesh Himal and Langtang Himal. Thereafter the trail will reach Sing Gompa by passing through Pine trees and bamboo. Visit cheese factory in the Langtang. Overnight stay at Sing Gompa.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House.
  • Location: Sing Gompa.
  • Altitude: 3580m.

In the Early morning trekking to Gosaikunda the holy lake will start where you have to steep up slightly and visit Surya Kunda, Saraswoti Kunda, Bhairab kunda, Etc., and worship in the holy lake Gosaikunda. You can see the eyecatching and marvellous mountain views of Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal, etc which make you felt that you are in heaven. There are also some tea houses in Gosaikunda which offers basic facilities. The place is very cold, you can uphill to Surya peak offering extensive views of 5 lakes in the region.
Overnight stay at Gosaikunda.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House.
  • Location: Gosaikunda.
  • Altitude: 4380m.

Get up early in the morning, take a short trip around Gosaikunda lake and feel the peaceful beauty of the place and after breakfast, trek down to Sing Gompa leaving rhododendron and pine trees along the way.
Overnight stay at Chandan Bari Sing Gompa.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House.
  • Location: Sing Gompa.
  • Altitude: 3580m.

The day fifth is the last day of trekking and after breakfast, the trail goes downhill towards back to Dhunche passing through Ramche village and many other small beautiful villages. Retracing the wonderful memories of the trek, the journey is more enjoyable with 5-6 hours of walk and then reaches Dhunche. Enjoy delicious dinner.
Overnight stay at Dhunche.

  • Meals: Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Lodge/Tea House.
  • Location: Dhunche.
  • Altitude: 1764m.

In the morning after breakfast, drive back from Dhunche to Kathmandu gathering amazing memories of trek. Enjoy some time in the capital of the country in shopping or exploring culture & traditions of local people living here and enjoy farewell delicious Nepali dinner thereafter. The trip comes to an end with beautiful moments gathered by the trekkers to take back with them. Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
  • Location: Kathmandu.
  • Altitude: 1350m.

With keeping memories of Short Gosaikunda Trek, our Himalayan Asia Treks representative come in hotel and transfer to airport.

  • Meals: Breakfast.

What's Included

  • Accommodation on BB basis in Kathmandu in best three star hotel on twin/triple sharing.
  • Ground transportation (Airport pick up and drop) and pick up and drop Dhunche by Bus).
  • Three times meals at trekking route.
  • Accommodation in Tea house or lodge in trekking route.
  • Government licensed English speaking guide.
  • Porter (one porter for two person and carry 20 kg).
  • All necessary paper work like Permit and TIMS card (Trekkers information management system).
  • Travel and rescue arrangement.
  • Twenty four call assistance by our office representative.
  • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant.
  • Sleeping bag and duffel bag will provide by our company have to return after trek.
  • Government taxes and office service charge.
  • Sleeping bag and duffel bag will provide by our company have to return after trek.
  • Government taxes and office service charge.
  • Meals in Kathmandu.
  • Any type of insurance.
  • Visa.
  • Personal nature expenses like bar bills, water, tea coffee, shower, laundry, wi fi in trekking route.
  • Tips ( Not Mandatory but Expected).
  • Any extra cost which is not mentioned in Cost includes column.
  • Extra day for natural calamities like flood, landslide, flight cancellation.

Useful Information

The Gosaikunda Lake Trek is a popular short trek in Nepal that offers stunning views of the Himalayas and takes you to the sacred Gosaikunda Lake. Here's some useful information about the trek:

  • Location: Gosaikunda Lake is situated in the Langtang National Park, in the Rasuwa District of Nepal, about 140 kilometers north of Kathmandu.
  • Duration: The trek can be completed in about 5 to 7 days, depending on your pace and the specific route you choose.
  • Difficulty: The Gosaikunda Lake Trek is considered a moderate trek, suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers. However, it involves walking through hilly terrain and gaining altitude, so a reasonable level of fitness is recommended.
  • Altitude: The highest point of the trek is Gosaikunda Lake, which lies at an altitude of approximately 4,380 meters (14,370 feet). Altitude acclimatization is important to avoid altitude sickness.
  • Best time to visit: The best time for the Gosaikunda Lake Trek is during the pre-monsoon (spring) season (March to May) and post-monsoon (autumn) season (September to November). During these times, the weather is generally clear, and the views of the surrounding mountains are spectacular.
  • Accommodation: There are tea houses and lodges along the trekking route where you can find basic accommodation and meals. These accommodations are simple but provide a comfortable resting place for trekkers.
  • Permits: To enter the Langtang National Park, you'll need to obtain two permits: the Langtang National Park Entry Permit and the TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) card. These permits can be obtained in Kathmandu or at the park entrance.
  • Packing list: Some essential items to pack for the trek include sturdy trekking shoes, warm clothing (as temperatures can drop significantly at higher altitudes), a down jacket, a sleeping bag, a hat, gloves, sunscreen, a water bottle, and some snacks. A comprehensive packing list can be found in many trekking guides.
  • Cultural highlights: The Gosaikunda area holds religious significance for both Hindus and Buddhists. According to Hindu mythology, the lakes were formed by Lord Shiva when he pierced a glacier with his trident. There is a festival called Janai Purnima, usually in August, when many Hindu pilgrims visit the lake.
  • Guides and porters: While the Gosaikunda Lake Trek can be done independently, hiring a local guide can enhance your experience. They provide valuable insights into the culture, history, and nature of the region. Porters are also available to carry your heavier belongings, allowing you to enjoy the trek without a heavy load.

Remember to respect the local culture, wildlife, and environment during your trek. The Gosaikunda Lake Trek offers a rewarding experience and a chance to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Himalayas and Nepal's rich cultural heritage.

Some do’s and do not’s Trekking in Nepal:

  • Respect local culture and people.

  • The Nepalese people are friendly and hospitalize by nature so you do not have difficulty to adjust in here.
  • While you are entering in Temple and monasteries, just check in some temple not allowed entering for non-Hindus. If there is permitted to enter, please do not wear leather things and walk in Temple and Stupas clockwise. Before taking photograph, please ask authorized person for permission.

What do I need for trekking/ Packing list :

  • Day pack (rucksack)
  • Light weight and warm trousers.
  • Socks.
  • Sun hats and gloves.
  • Full- sleeves t shirt.
  • Warm jackets.
  • Waterproof jacket, trousers and bag cover.
  • Light weight cotton clothing.
  • Waterproof or windcheater jacket.
  • Knee supports.
  • Sun glasses.
  • Sun cream and lip protector.
  • A one liter hard Water bottle.
  • Batteries
  • Flash light
  • Down jacket
  • Trekking shoes or boots.
  • A pair of sandals.