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  • Gosainkunda Exploration Trek

  • Gosainkunda Exploration Trek

  • Gosainkunda Exploration Trek

Gosainkunda Exploration Trek


Helambu & Gosaikunda trek is a featured trek combining amazing diversity of spectacular views of the Himalaya, local ethnic groups, villages and a very ritual important site the holy lake Gosaikunda. The trip takes you in the spectacular Langtang National Park area, located north of Kathmandu and adjoining the border of Tibet to its north, which encompasses some of the world’s highest mountains, the stunning Gosaikunda Lake and unique local culture.


To some extend this trek can also be categorized as Nature trek because this trip combines the majestic Himalayan views, walk in the land of Langtang National Park, rhododendron, pine, bamboo forests with an abundance of wildlife, majestic waterfalls, snow-capped mountains views including giant Langtang Lirung (7234m) and stunning holy lake Gosaikunda. The trek begins from the place of Hyolmo (Helambu) and ends in Dhunche. This trek brings you to local villages of Tamang, Sherpa, Newars, beautiful landscapes, forests, waterfalls and sacred pilgrimage site Gosaikunda. It is believed that Lord Shiva created the holy lake with his trident. The trip also leads you to number of splendid Buddhist monasteries around the delightful villages of Tarke Gyang and Sermathang and sacred lake and Laurebinayak pass (alt. 4610m).


Day 1  | Arrival in Kathmandu (alt. 1300 m), O/N star hotel

Day 2  | Drive: Kathmandu-Sundarijal and trek to Chisapani ( alt. 2170m | 5/6 hrs walk). O/N lodge

Day 3  | Trek: Chisapani- Kutumsang ( alt. 2470m | 7/8 hrs walk). O/N lodge

Day 4  | Trek: Kutumsang-Tharepati ( alt. 3640m | 4/5 hrs walk). O/N lodge

Day 5  | Trek: Tharepati- Gopte (alt. 3430m | 6/7 hrs walk). O/N lodge

Day 6  | Trek: Gopte-Gosaikunda (alt. 4390m | 6/7 hrs walk). O/N lodge

Day 7  | Trek: Gosaikunda- Syabru Bensi ( alt. 1545m | 6/7 hrs walk). O/N lodge

Day 8  | Drive: Syabru Bensi- Kathmandu ( alt. 1310m | 7 hrs drive). O/N  at star hotel

Day 9| Departure from Kathmandu, transfer to airport


  • Varieties of Rhododendrons, pine forest, bamboo forest along the trail
  • Majestic waterfalls, rivers and snow capped mountain views
  • Spectacular views of high mountains i.e. Langtang Lirung
  • Explore and experience the local people and the culture of Tamang, Sherpa and Newars
  • Encounter with beautiful national bird of Nepal 'Danfe', musk deer, monkeys and other wild animals
  • Number of splendid Buddhist monasteries
  • Sacred pilgrimage site 'Gosaikunda lake'

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