Gosainkunda Lake Trek is an alpine freshwater oligotrophic lake located at an elevation of 4380 m in Rasuwa District of Nepal. The lake situated at the majestic Lang tang region is famous for its cultural and traditional importance in Hindu religion. Gosainkunda is considered as the divine place of many holy lakes where one can wash off their sins from the purity of holy water. Thousands of people visit this beautiful place for their religious and adventurous purpose. The trek to Gosainkunda offers you a short and best trek to enjoy the beauty of nature along with the religious importance. The trail of the trek passes through a mesmerizing and panoramic view of Himalayan range like Mt Langtang range, Himal Chuli, Mt. Manaslu and Annapurna Range. Furthermore, you can enjoy the beauty of nature with varied landscapes and green forest with fresh air. The trek takes you from a subtropical land to the alpine environment. Along with the nature, you can experience the culture and tradition of various ethnic groups such as Tamang, Chhetri, Brahmins and Newars living in Gosainkunda.
Gosainkunda Lake trek will cross through rhododendron forests, paddy fields and terraces. The major attraction of the trek is the mesmerizing, holy and the sparkling Gosainkunda Lake surrounded by other holy lakes such as Surya Kunda, Naag Kunda and Bhairav Kunda. For a religious purpose, the Hindu and Buddhist devotees visit this lake during the festival of Janai Purnima (The full Moon of August). Since, the place is far away from the city in a height of 4380m you can only have decent food options and lodges along the trail. This trek is moderate one with uphill climbs and narrow trails mostly within a green forest. As a whole, the Gosainkunda trek is a complete package for a trekking destination offering sparkling lakes, green forests, and religious importance with the beautiful views of Himalayas.
Discover langtang Himalayas with Ganesh Himal families within eye catching view from Lauribina la hill station.
Walk through fertile fields, colorful Rhododendron, conifers and oak trees.
Best view of Mt.Langtag lirung, Langtag-ri, Langsisa, Langtang Himal … etc.
Gosaikunda a pilgrimage tour / trek destination of Hindu devotees, located at 4,380m above sea level.
Experience the Sherpa and other ethnic groups and their life styles.
Magnificent views of the mountains like Ganesh Himal, Annapurna, Hiuchuli.
A look into the culture and lifestyle of the Tamangs of Rasuwa district.
Explore the many lakes in the area. There are a total of 108 lakes.