The Langtang Gosainkunda Lake Trekking leads towards one of the most favorite trekking routes in the Langtang region. During the quest, trekkers can get mesmerizing views of majestic mountains, eye-catching views of beautiful remote valleys along with a visit to Gosainkunda Lake, situated at an elevation of 4,380m. The alpine freshwater lake, on the southern slopes of Jugal Himal holds a special reverence in Hindu mythology, and is believed to be the abode of Hindu deities Lord Shiva and Goddess Gauri. Due to the Langtang valley’s eco-friendly nature where villages in between the routes are less populated with minimal human influence, the destination has been categorized as the third popular trekking destination in the country. The trekking trails in the region have been attracting adventure avid trekkers from all over the world in order to enjoy the sublime beauty of the region. The routes in the trek are all inclusive of natural beauties that traverse through remote valleys, ancient villages, alpine lakes, glaciers, scenic trails, forests, etc. and are loaded with panoramic views of majestic mountains adding glitters to the splendid beauty of the region.
The delightful Langtang Gosainkunda Lake Trekking gets a head start from Syabru Bensi situated at an altitude of 1,462 m and goes up to an elevation of 3,870 m when it reaches to the spiritual Buddhist monastery called Kyanjin Gompa. During the quest, it passes through many other cultural and historical places and reaches the holy shrine at Gosainkunda Lake which attracts thousands of pilgrims every year to perform a godly-act of taking a dip in the lake. The route then gets concluded at Dhunche, the district headquarters of Rasuwa. The routes on the trek are suited for trekking enthusiasts who want to get acquainted with the mystic beauties of towering mountains during their stay in the magical country. With these amazing features, the Langtang Gosainkunda Lake Trekking is the dream of every trekking fonder who want to explore the great Himalayas while hiking on scenic trails.
Outline Trekking Itinerary for Langtang Gosainkunda Trekking
Day 01 : Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02 : Kathmandu Sightseeing and trek preparation
Day 03 : Kathmandu to Syabru Bensi (1462m) 6-7 hours bus ride
Day 04 : Syabru Bensi to Lama Hotel (2470m) 5-6 hours
Day 05 : Lama Hotel to Langtang village (3430m) 5-6 hours
Day 06 : Langtang village to Kyanjin Gompa (3870m) 5-6 hours
Day 07 : Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel 5-6 hours
Day 08 : Lama Hotel to Thoulo Syabru Bensi (2260m) 5-6 hours
Day 09 : Thoulo Syabru Bensi to Sing Gompa (3330m) 5-6 hours
Day 10 : Sing Gompa to Laurebinayak (3920m) 5-6 hours
Day 11 : Laurebina Yak to Gosaikunda (4460m) 5-6 hours
Day 12 : Gosaikunda to Dhunche 7-8 hours
Day 13 : Dhunche to Kathmandu 8-9 hours bus ride
Day 14 : Transfer to the Airport for your onward destination
- Enjoy sightseeing tour to various historical/natural/cultural heritage sites along with Nepal’s oldest Buddhist Monasteries
- Catch panoramic views of majestic mountains, eye-catching views of beautiful remote valleys, splendid beauties of ancient villages
- Visit spiritual Buddhist monasteries called Kyanjin Gompa, Sing Gompa
- Explore freshwater holy lake of Gosainkunda located at an elevation of 4,380 m
- Pass through gushing rivers, green countryside, alpine meadows, valleys, glaciers etc.
- Witness variety of floras and faunas at Langtang National Park
- Get along with ethnic people and their culture