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799 639 Group Discount
|No. of people||Price Per Person|
|0 - 1||857 US$|
|2 - 3||639 US$|
|4 - 5||546 US$|
|6 - 7||509 US$|
|8 - 9||495 US$|
|10 +||475 US$|
The Hindu and Buddhist shrine Gosainkund is situated in north part of capital city Kathmandu in the Langtang National Park. Langtang Gosaikunda Trek offers majestic Himalayan scenery from west to east in all its totality. People believe that, the Lake had created by Lord Shiva by his Trishul (trident), when he was suffering intoxication from swallowing poison. After drinking this cool water he was relieved of the toxicity and since then Gosainkunda Lake has been a rewarding place for many Hindus and Buddhists pilgrims. Hindus believe that the image of Mahadev (Shiva) can be seen in the middle surface of the water still now. This large image will remain in the tranquil Lake Shiva is presiding over. This is Origin spot of Trishuli River. There are 108 lakes in this area but the most popular lakes are Gosainkunda, Saraswati Kunda, and Ganeshkunda; all of which are nearby each other. Every year these sacred places are visited by thousands of Hindu and Buddhist Pilgrims during the full moon of August known as Janai Purnima (Sacred Thread Festival). This Year the fastivel fall on 28th-July-2017.
As head towards the Gosainkunda Lake, the trail goes through pine, oak, and rhododendron forests with veracities vegetation. This is home of various wild life, if lucky enough, you might be see red panda and boar while walking. The birds chirping their melodies song during dawn and dusk’s meanwhile the mountains become colorful just before your eyes. Gosaikunda Trip offers numerous mountains view, including Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. Most of the time, you have sight of Langtang Himal range. Tamang is main inhabitants of this area who physically and culturally resemble Tibetan people. Their culture is still thriving in the traditional manner, it is untouched by modernization. Langtang Hike exposes unique culture, people live hood and spiritual lifestyle of dedicated Buddhist monks who perform their rituals in the monastery which dates back to around 1300 A.D. Still people are following polyandry marriage system.
Gosaikunda Lake Trek route goes through the traditional Tamang villages and inside the Langtang National Park. Scenic a 117 km drive from capital city Kathmandu to Dhunche, we begin trekking. The trail ascends through the hill side ridge with several villages Chandanbari (Sing Gumba), Chalang Pati, Laurebinayak to the Gosainkunda (4460m). This is the same trail which crosses over Laurebinayak Pass (4,609m) to the Helambu Region. The view from Gosainkunda is amazing. As Gosainkunda is holy serene, this trip known as Pilgrimage trip as well. Explore around Gosainkunda holy lake the trail retrace until Chandanbari then turns right to the Thulo Sybru. Here we drive back from Syabrubesi 132km to Kathmandu. This is very popular tea house trek but it is possible to organize as a Camping Trek as well.
Gosainkunda Trekking is a highly recommended for those trekkers who wish to see mountains scenery, tradition culture and religious site. It can be arranged throughout the whole year around but March to May and August to November is the best time. We at Nepal Mother House glad to organize your Gosaikunda Trekking by expert local Guide and Porters accordingly your time schedule and requirements. This will certainly be a once in a lifetime experience!
Day 01:Arrival At Kathmandu Airport & Transfer To Hotel.
Day 02:Trekking preparation and permit paper work day.
Day 03:Drive Kathmandu to Dhunche (1,950m) -6 to 7 hours
Day 04:Trek Dhunche to Chandanbari (3,330m) -3 to 4 hours
Day 05:Trek Chandanbari to Laurebina Yak (3,920m) -2 to 3 hours
Day 06:Trek Lauberina Yak to Goisakund (4,460m) -2 to 3 hours
Day 07:Trek Gosainkunda Lake to Chandanbari (3,330m) -4 to 5 hours
Day 08:Trek Chandanbari to Thulo Syabru (2,230m) - 2 to 3 hours
Day 09:Trek Thulo Syabru to Syabrubesi (1,440m) -2 to 3 hours
Day 10:Drive Syabrubesi to Kathmandu -7 to 8 hours
Day 11:Your own destination.
If you do not need porter for the trip, the trekking cost will be reducing from the original price. Nepal Mother House gives you some clue to make less cost for the Solo traveler also. Please contact us in our email for more details with your requirements.
If you wish to stay longer, we can offer plenty of suggestions: Bungee Jumping, mountain biking in the Kathmandu valley, white water Rafting, Jeep Flyer, Paragliding, Rock climbing, Jungle Safari tour, Skydiving, Mt. Everest view flight, Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar square, the Kathmandu valley's other historic cities Sightseeing, or a night at the Fort Hotel in Nagarkot for a bit of luxury and some worth able sunset and sunrise mountain panoramas. We help to arrange any of these excursions for you. Namaste and see you during your next trip to the Nepal Himalayas!
Day 01 : Arrival At Kathmandu Airport & Transfer To Hotel.Upon arrival at international airport, our waiting support team will meet and greet you at the airport assist and transfer to the Hotel.
Day 02 : Trekking preparation and permit paper work day. Trekking preparation and permit organize day. Please, check your insurance details and have a copy of your travel medical insurance policy with you.
Day 03 : Drive Kathmandu to Dhunche (1,950m) -6 to 7 hours Our Guide and Porter will come to your hotel at 6:00 am. Then we head north out of Kathmandu to Dhunche about 6/7 hours scenic driving by bus or Land Cruiser (depending on group size). The scenery of foothills and ridgeline vistas to Dhunche goes through the Trishuli Bazaar, Betrawati and Dhunche and you feel as if you are heading towards a deep land. While passing along the road at the bank of Trishuli River you catch a glimpse of Ganesh Himal, terraces and green hills. Behind Trisuli Bazaar the road is tricky because of the grubby road. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04 : Trek Dhunche to Chandanbari (3,330m) -3 to 4 hours This is our first day of trekking. After breakfast we will head through the trail of a mineral water factory observing the local traditional roof topped houses and some modern building. Far off in the horizon we can see some snow capped mountains too. The trail climbs all the way through the jungle to Chandanbari. This is a small town with few lodges and most significantly of all, Sing Gumba (Monastery). One of the oldest cheese factories in Nepal is here and is considered to produce best quality cheese in Nepal. We stay overnight at a teahouse.
Day 05 : Trek Chandanbari to Laurebina Yak (3,920m) -2 to 3 hours After breakfast the trail climbs steeply up the ridge, which creates a transition zone between rich, moist forests on the northern slopes and dry scrub vegetation on the slope facing south. The northern slope is a sanctuary for the red panda, an endangered species that the Nepali calls the “cat bear.” The trail leads us crossing behind the ridge and stays in the deep forest for a while before emerging onto a saddle at Chalang Pati. Now we enter the Goisakund protected area where the killing of animals, lighting of wood fires and grazing of goats is prohibited. As the trail ascends there are outstanding views across Langtang valley and dominating view of Langtang Lirung. We can continue to Goisakund on the same day, but for acclimatization reasons it is wiser to stay in Lauberina Yak. During the morning we can see excellent view of Annapurnas, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal and Langtang lirung.
Day 06 : Trek Lauberina Yak to Goisakund (4,460m) -2 to 3 hours We start by climbing further along the ridge till we see the first lakes at around 4,100 meters. From here rest of trail ascends steeply all the way to Gosaikunda. Then we follow a rugged trail with dramatic views to the west; Manaslu range, Ganesh Himal range, Tibetan peaks and to the north also across the valley is Langtang Lirung. Even the Annapurna range can be seen rising up behind during the clear day. Afterwards we pass a few huts in the high pastures of Laurebinayak and cross a small ridge. We can see the first views of the holy lake of Gosaikunda. There are about a dozen lakes around Gosainkunda Basin, the main three being Saraswatikunda, Bhairabkunda and Gosainkunda. According to legend Gosainkunda was created by Shiva when he pierced a glacier with his trident to obtain water to quench his thirst after having swallowed a poison that threatened to destroy the world. Hundreds of pilgrims come here to worship and bathe during the full-moon festival each August. It takes about 45 minutes to walk around the lake.
Day 07 : Trek Gosainkunda Lake to Chandanbari (3,330m) -4 to 5 hours We will visit some picturesque sites and capture a few photos with our cameras. Then after breakfast we will retrace trekking route. It is downhill all the way to Chandambari (Singgumba) offering excellent views. You will have chance to see some scenery you missed yesterday. We stay overnight at a teahouse. The local well-managed cheese factory, the Buddhist Monastery Sing Gompa, in addition to panoramic views are exhilarating. The cheese manufactured here is considered the best in Nepal.
Day 08 : Trek Chandanbari to Thulo Syabru (2,230m) - 2 to 3 hours The trail gently descents through with rhododendron, oak, hemlock, pine and Junipers forests steeply to the Thulo Syabru. On the trail today you might see red pandas, boar, monkeys and various species of birds. The Tamang Cultural Heritage “Thulo Syabru Gaun” offers wonderful ethnic customs, culture, and their tradition has not been deviated from for many centuries. Here, you can enjoy the amazing landscape and the magnificent nature with splendid views of Ganesh Himal (7110m). Rest of the day feel free to explore around the village. We stay overnight at a guesthouse.
Day 09 : Trek Thulo Syabru to Syabrubesi (1,440m) -2 to 3 hours After breakfast, we will walk through the village to the Syabrubesi. The trail starts from end of the queue house and goes towards the left ridge. Then it steeply descends until Syabrubesi. The rest of the day we will wander around the small city, observing people, their culture, and day-to-day lifestyle. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 10 : Drive Syabrubesi to Kathmandu -7 to 8 hours We should be ready at 6:00 morning in hotel lobby to have your breakfast or ask questions to your trekking guide. We will drive back to Kathmandu through the road passing terraces, streams, rivers, local settlements, high hills along the Trishuli river side. It takes about 7 to 8 hours (conditional) to reach your hotel in Kathmandu by bus/ private car.
Day 11 : Your own destination. In this pleasant day you may have full day at leisure either relax at hotel or explore the around Thamel. Today is day of ending your journey, so we would like offer you farewell dinner in Nepali typical Restaurant and hand over you Trip Certificate, Trekking Permit and TIMS Card for memory of Nepal trip. Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until departure flight/drive. Our assist will be transfer to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination, taking with you the memory of a life time.
Except fixed departure date, we have every day departure according to your requirements.
|Start Date||End Date||Status||Cost|
|22 July, 2018||01 August, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|28 July, 2018||07 August, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|04 August, 2018||14 August, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|12 August, 2018||22 August, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|17 August, 2018||27 August, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|26 August, 2018||05 September, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|02 September, 2018||12 September, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|09 September, 2018||19 September, 2018||Limited||USD 639|
|16 September, 2018||26 September, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|23 September, 2018||03 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|28 September, 2018||08 October, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|01 October, 2018||11 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|05 October, 2018||15 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|07 October, 2018||17 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|10 October, 2018||20 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|12 October, 2018||22 October, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|14 October, 2018||24 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|16 October, 2018||26 October, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|19 October, 2018||29 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|21 October, 2018||31 October, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|24 October, 2018||03 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|26 October, 2018||05 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|28 October, 2018||07 November, 2018||Limited||USD 639|
|30 October, 2018||09 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|02 November, 2018||12 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|04 November, 2018||14 November, 2018||Limited||USD 639|
|07 November, 2018||17 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|09 November, 2018||19 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|11 November, 2018||21 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|15 November, 2018||25 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|16 November, 2018||26 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|18 November, 2018||28 November, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|21 November, 2018||01 December, 2018||Limited||USD 639|
|23 November, 2018||03 December, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|25 November, 2018||05 December, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|29 November, 2018||09 December, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|30 November, 2018||10 December, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|02 December, 2018||12 December, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|07 December, 2018||17 December, 2018||Available||USD 639|
|16 December, 2018||26 December, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|21 December, 2018||31 December, 2018||Guaranteed||USD 639|
|23 December, 2018||02 January, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|30 December, 2018||09 January, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|01 January, 2019||11 January, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|05 January, 2019||15 January, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|06 January, 2019||16 January, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|11 January, 2019||21 January, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|17 January, 2019||27 January, 2019||Limited||USD 639|
|20 January, 2019||30 January, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|25 January, 2019||04 February, 2019||Available||USD 639|
|01 February, 2019||11 February, 2019||Available||USD 639|
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