GOSAIKUND CIRCUIT TREK –12 DAYS

 Gosaikunda lies north of Kathmandu. The Gosaikunda loop is quite remote and thinly populated area. Gosaikunda, a glacier lake, is the most famous one with several others glacier lakes adjoining it. Thousands of Hindu pilgrims visit the lakes during a full- moon festival in August and Hindu people believe that the god Mahadev (Shiva), intoxicated by grief due to his wife’s (Pārbati) death, felt thirsty so he hit the stone with his holy stick, thus creating the lakes. In the same place Lake Gosaikunda originates and Hindu people believe that the image of Mahadev can be seen in the middle surface of the water. The lake is also scared to Buddhists.

This is a journey with numerous highlights, stunning views of Ganesh Himal, Manaslu and Annapurna massif as far as you can see. The Tamang and Sherpa people living here, physically and culturally resemble the Tibet inhabitants and their unique lifestyle is still thriving under their traditional attitude. Abundant wildlife, intense forest teaming with wild flowers and animal species, adds interest to this trek for nature lovers.


Trip Overview

Primary Activity: Trekking/Hiking/Tour
Duratoin: 12 Days Trip Code: GKT
Trip Grade Moderate Max-Altitude: 4460m
Meals: Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner during Trek Accomodation: Lodge during trek & hotel 3 stars in kathmandu
Group size: 5+.. Transportation: Vehicle
Arrival on: Kathmandu Departure from: Kathmandu
Route: Kathmandu-Dhunche-Kaynjin-Lama Hotel-Kathmandu
Departers Dates 2017 / 2018
Best Session March-April-May,Sept
Trip Notes/
Guideline on Itinerary
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  • Gosaikunda Trek 12 Days

  • Route Map

    Langtang Gonsaikunda Trekking