Gosaikunda Lake Trek - 5 Days

Gosaikunda Lake Trek

Gosaikunda Lake Trek 5 days’ trek is trip to the holy lake of Gosaikunda. Situated at the elevation of 4380 meters above the sea level, this is one of the pilgrimages of Hindus. The legend says that Lord Shiva has swallowed the poison produced during “Samundra Mathan” and was in pain, come here to search of the water. He then used his trident to get the water and lessen his pain with the water of this pond.  From then it is believed that Lord Shiva is still sleeping inside the lake and some even says that the image of Lord Shiva can be seen inside the lake.

Like other trekking in Langtang; Gosaikunda Lake Trek 5 Days is a tea house type trekking. There are good teahouses along the route with good facilities on food and accommodation. The best season for Gosaikunda Lake Trek are spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November). Gosaikunda Lake trek is becomes interesting in the months of the winter (December to February) as the lakes goes frozen. In monsoon (June to August); is particularly the festival of Janai Purnima– the festival of Holy Thread; thousands of devotees visit this lake. The Janai Purnima Festival this year is on August 03, 2020.

The Gosaikunda Lake Trek is also popular for its beautiful view of the mountains. The superb landscapes, the ponds around are other attractions of the trek. The Gosaikunda Lake trek is a customizable one. Our travel experts can design the trek to Gosaikunda lake as per your request.

If you are looking for different trekking in Langtang then, Langtang Valley Trek would be the good fit. If you are looking for different trekking in Nepal then choose any of our Nepal trekking packages. The best trek in Everest are; Everest Base  Camp Trek, Everest Gokyo Lakes Trek and Everest Sunrise Trek. 

Day 1
Drive from Kathmandu to Dunche (2100m/7-8hours drive)


Trishuli River

• Originated from the Gosaikunda Lake, the river follows the route to Dhunche.

Dhunche Bazar

• A small settlement in the lap of the hills.

Accommodation: at a local hotel on twin/double sharing basis.

Meals: Lunch and Dinner Included.

Day 2
Trek to Chandan Bari (3330m/ 5-6 hours trekking.)


Landscapes and waterfalls

• There are several beautiful waterfalls and the super landscapes around. You will get chance to taste the local made yak cheese as well.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 3
Trek to Gosaikunda (4380m/ 5/6 hours' trek)


Mountain views and landscapes

• The views of Langtang mountain range looks stunning. The landscapes also keep amazing.

Gosaikunda Lake

• The famous lake, the holy place and the peaceful lake.

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 4
Trek down to Dhunche (2100m/4/5 hours' trek).

Accommodation: at a local teahouse on twin/double sharing basis.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Day 5
Drive to Kathmandu (7/8 hours' drive)

Accommodation: not included this day

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch Included


  • Transportation (Kathmandu to Dhunche and Dhunche to Kathmandu) by local bus
  • All the permits needed for the trip
  • An experienced English speaking guide and his all expenses
  • A porter for two trekkers and his all expenses during the trekking
  • Food (4 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 4 dinners) during the trekking
  • All the government taxes and service charges


  • International airfare
  • Nepal visa
  • Travel insurance
  • Food and accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses of any kind
  • Tipping

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Gosaikunda Lake Trek
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