About Short Gosaikunda Trek

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 your this dream. Gosaikunda is very popular lake of alpine freshwater which is situated in Nepal. This is popularly known as holy lake for both Buddhism and Hindus. The Gosaikunda Lake is situated in Langtang National park at the altitude of approx. 4400m. The famous places near Gosaikunda lake are Janai Purnima and Gaijatra. This is a Hindu’s religious place which believes in Lord Shiva. All most all holy books such as Vishnu Puran, Bhagvat Puran, Mahabharata, and Ramayana is having the relation with Gosaikunda origin. Gosaikunda Lake is an important part of religious 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 marvellous and provides with the overwhelming peace.

During the trek, you will feel a wonderful atmosphere and nature beauty of the place with full of joy. Here is short trek to Gosaikunda for 6 days which will provide you wonderful experience in the short duration of time if you are time bounded and want to give refreshment to your mind and body. 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 tent facility, medical facility etc. along with our trek expert and tour guide expert.

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

Highlights

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

Short Nepal Information:

Nepal is landlocked country located between India and Tibet autonomous region of China. It have highest peak of the world name Mt Everest (Sagarmatha) and eight peaks of the world’s ten highest peaks. It is birthplace of Gautam Buddha place name is Lumbini.
Nepal is small country but tremendous geographic diversity. It rises from Fifty nine meters to eight thousand eight hundred forty eight meters. Nepal is divided into three part Terai, Hill and mountain regions.
In here, the first language is Nepal (Devanagari script) and one hundred twenty three languages. The official language of Nepal is called Nepali.

Passport and Visa:

First thing for travelling anywhere, you need valid passport with at least six months. You can obtain visa for Nepal from Nepalese consulates or on arrival in Kathmandu or other boarders or most reliable source of information is currently the Department of Immigration Nepal If you fill online form and bring with you, then it would be easier to get visa in any Nepal boarder.

Weather:

Nepal’s climate varies with its topography and altitude. The low land Terai area has hot and humid climate that can rise above 40 degree Celsius during summer, middle region weather is pleasant almost all the year and northern region temperature is always cold.

Nepal has four seasons:

  • Spring: Mar-May: The temperature is good in this season and many flower blossom and best season for trekking.
  • Summer: (Jun-Aug): Monsoon season in Nepal, weather is hot and wet at times.
  • Autumn: (Sep-Nov): This is the best season for tour and trek in Nepal. In that time, weather is highly pleasant so are the mountains and Himalaya. This is also season of festivals as Nepal celebrates the biggest festival Nepali name Dashain and Tihar.
  • Winter: (Dec-Feb): This season is known as Cold season so it’s not good time for high altitude trekking time.

Best Time to Go Short Gosaikunda Trek:

The best to do trekking in Nepal is September to November and March to May. December and January is also possible to do trekking but winter season so it would be cold and snowfall, we can suggest lower part of mountain trekking. June, July and August is raining season so we suggest contacting us for best trek.

Is it suitable trekking for me?

If you are physically fit and love to walk then you can choose any trekking itinerary from our website to suit you. If you choose long day’s program, then you have t walk more days in mountain. All trekking program can see in our website. We suggest while going trek, please took one professional guide and if you cannot carry your luggage then took one porter also. If you need more question about suitable trekking package in Nepal for you, please drop email or contact us in social sites also.

Currency:

The Nepalese currency called Rupees. For exchanging your currency into local currency, can visit Bank, govt. licensed holder Money Exchange.

Insurance:

We told all our clients to do travel insurance before leaving your home country with showing your travel itinerary. Their insurance must covered medical, personal accident, loss of gears, emergency evacuation, and damage or lost their luggage and etc.

Hotel/ Accommodation on Short Gosaikunda Trek:

We provide to our client in City area best three star (above three star is on client requested) and lodge/teahouse during the trek. A Teahouse/lodge is the combination of guest house and restaurant where rooms are normally decorated and available bed, pillow and blankets. In every trekking route, we provide only teahouse/lodge because there is no availability of deluxe hotel.

Meals Short Gosaikunda Trek:

The meal which is provided in trekking area is included breakfast, lunch and dinner. We provide breakfast and dinner where you stay overnights and our guide will choose restaurant for lunch on the way. Our guide and other staff always give priority t served delicious, hygienic and each place special food. We recommended you to bring water purification tablets.

Guide and porter Short Gosaikunda Trek:

We provide you best staff to you who have good experience and government license. In a group, we provide one guide till 16 pax and one porter for each two person. One porter carries 20 kg .

Personal Expenses Short Gosaikunda Trek:

Personal expenses means which is not covered your package column cost include. Normally, you have to pay for table drinks (alcoholic/nonalcoholic beverages), snacks (on the trek), tips, souvenirs, hot showers and extra day if flight cancelled or any other natural disasters.

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.