Holy Gosaikunda Lake Pilgrimage

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  • Duration: 10 Days
  • Difficulty: Moderate High
  • Tour Type: Private Guided Trek
  • Max altitude: 4610m
  • Transportation: Land
  • Best Time: Sep. - Dec. & Mar. - Jun.

The holy Gosaikunda Lake is one of the most popular pilgrimage destinations among both Hindu and Buddhist groups of people which are especially visited by large number of people during full moon in the month of August. There is also same festive moment when many shamans are gathered to show their shamanism rituals so as to claim rights traditionally. According to a legend, Lord Shiva had created this holy lake when he pierced a glacier with his trident weapon Trishul (Trident) to obtain water to quench his thirst after swallowing poison. The holy Gosainkunda Lake has a black rock in the middle which it is considered to be the head of Lord Shiva and white rock under the water that is said to be the remnant of an ancient shrine. Around Gosaikunda Lake, there are other beautiful lakes Bhairabkunda, Suryakunda, Sarswotikunda and Nagkunda which are worth to observe and enjoy the scenarios as well. This is a sacred pilgrimage journey to find out your inner peace and satisfy the soul to the holy lakes and pristine nature.

After visiting this sacred lake Gosaikunda, you will be crossing Laurebina Pass (4,610m) and trail will drop down towards Helambu valley. The trails continue up to the Sundarijal ending point. You will enjoy the beautiful nature and different species of birds in Shivapuri National park and get the beautiful moment to capture the sunrise view from Chisapani. This is one of the sacred trekking destinations for pilgrims and nature lovers in Nepal.

Holy Gosaikunda pilgrimage highlights

  • 10 days private guided pilgrimage to Gosaikunda Lake
  • Visit the holy Goaikunda Lake and feel blessed
  • Explore Gosaikunda Lake, Bhairabkunda, Suryakunda, Sarswotikunda and Nagkunda and take holy bath (dip)
  • Cross Laurebina Pass (4610m) and enjoy the beautiful Himalayan view
  • Witness the most beautiful sunrise view from Gosaikunda and Chisapani
  • Visit Shivapuri National Park and explore different species of bird watching
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Trip Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: None Place: Kathmandu Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche (1950m, 6-7 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Dhunche Maximum Altitude: 1950m.

Day 03: Trek from Dhunche to Sing Gompa (3350m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Sing Gompa Maximum Altitude: 3350m.

Day 04: Trek Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda (4380m, 5-6 hrs) via Laurebina Pass(4610m)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Gosainkunda Maximum Altitude: 4610m.

Day 05: Exploration day – visit Holy Gosaikunda Lake around

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Gosainkunda Maximum Altitude: 4380m.

Day 06: Trek Gosaikunda to Ghopte (3420m, 6-7 hrs) via Laurebina Pass(4610m)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Ghopte Maximum Altitude: 4610m.

Day 07: Trek from Ghopte to Kutumsang (2540m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Kutumsang Maximum Altitude: 2540m.

Day 08: Trek from Kutumsang to Chisapani (2110m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Chisapani Maximum Altitude: 2110m.

Day 09: Trek from Chisapani to Sundarijal (1929m., 3-4 hrs) & Drive to Kathmandu

Evening we will provide farewell dinner at Nepali restaurant

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: Breakfast & Dinner Place: Kathmandu Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

Day 10: Final Departure

Transfer to airport for International departure!

Accommodation: None Meals: Breakfast Place: - Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

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Inclusion in the Package

Included

  • Airport transfers - pick up and drop upon arrival and departure 
  • Full board basis on the way of trekking- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation at tea house lodge.
  • Transportation- to starting point and ending point
  • Necessary trekking permit, national park, conservation and TIMS fee.
  •  Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu 2-nights in BB basis before and after the trek.
  • Wildness First aid kit pack for the trekking.

Excluded

  • Ineernational flight tickets, airport tax and Nepal visa fee
  • Food (Lunch & Dinner) before and after the trip in Kathmandu.
  •  Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral/hot water), tips etc. 
  • Travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Additional costs- extra days stay, incase of flight cancellation due to the natural calamities, bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal trekking gear for the trek.

Availability

This trip is a private guided one and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

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