Trip Facts:

Gosaikunda Trek

Starts from
8 Days
Teahouses and Lodges
Langtang Region
Lunch and Dinner
Kathmandu, Nepal
Kathmandu, Nepal


Gosaikunda Trek

The Gosaikunda Trek is a mesmerizing journey that takes trekkers to the pristine Gosaikunda Lake, a sacred pilgrimage site nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of the Langtang region. This trek not only offers captivating natural beauty but also delves into the rich cultural tapestry of Nepal, making it a cherished adventure for trekking enthusiasts.

Beginning with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche, the trek sets off amidst lush greenery, terraced fields, and traditional villages. As trekkers ascend, they traverse through dense forests adorned with rhododendron blooms, encountering diverse flora and fauna along the way.

The trek presents a series of charming villages such as Sing Gompa and Laurebina, where trekkers can immerse themselves in the warm hospitality of the Tamang and Sherpa communities. These interactions provide insights into local lifestyles, traditions, and cultural practices, enhancing the overall trekking experience.

Trip Highlights:

Gosaikunda Trek

  • Trekking through lush forests, terraced fields, and alpine meadows with panoramic mountain vistas.
  • Visiting sacred lakes including Gosaikunda, Saraswatikunda, and Bhairabkunda with religious significance.
  • Exploring traditional Tamang and Sherpa villages like Dhunche, Sing Gompa, and Laurebina.
  • Enjoying breathtaking views of Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, and other Himalayan ranges.

Trip Iterinary:

Gosaikunda Trek

Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche, the starting point of the trek.

Enjoy scenic views of terraced fields, villages, and mountain landscapes.

Trek from Dhunche to Sing Gompa, passing through forests and traditional villages.

Visit the famous Sing Gompa monastery and enjoy panoramic mountain views.

Trek to Laurebina, ascending through rhododendron forests and alpine landscapes. Enjoy views of snow-capped peaks and pristine natural surroundings.

Trek to Gosaikunda, a sacred lake revered by Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims.

Explore the lake, surrounding areas, and enjoy the serene ambiance

Explore Gosaikunda Lakes and nearby lakes like Saraswatikunda and Bhairabkunda.

Experience the religious and cultural significance of these sacred sites.

Trek back from Gosaikunda to Sing Gompa, retracing your steps.

Enjoy the downhill trek and scenic landscapes.

Trek from Sing Gompa to Dhunche, marking the end of the trek.

Drive back to Kathmandu from Dhunche, reflecting on the trekking experiences.


Gosaikunda Trek

  • Private transportation to Dhunche and back from Kathmandu.
  • Experienced trekking guide, porters, and necessary permits.
  • Accommodation in teahouses during the trek.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek.
  • Basic trekking equipment (sleeping bags, trekking poles, etc.).


Gosaikunda Trek

  • International flights to and from Kathmandu.
  • Travel insurance, visa fees, and personal expenses.
  • Meals in Kathmandu (except for the welcome dinner).
  • Tips for guides, porters, and additional expenses not mentioned.

Frequently Asked Questions:

ABC Trek

The best seasons for the Gosaikunda Trek are spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) when the weather is stable, skies are clear, and mountain views are spectacular. These seasons offer ideal trekking conditions with moderate temperatures.

The Gosaikunda Trek is rated as moderate to challenging due to altitude gains and rugged terrain in certain sections. While trekkers with prior trekking experience and good fitness levels find it manageable, beginners may consider proper acclimatization and preparation.

Yes, the trek involves ascending to altitudes above 4,000 meters, including Gosaikunda Lake at 4,380 meters. Trekkers should acclimatize properly, stay hydrated, and be aware of symptoms of altitude sickness. Our guides monitor trekkers’ health throughout the journey.