Gosainkunda Lake (4380m) is located north of Kathmandu. It is a short trek to Holy Glacial Lake of Gosaikunda and is designed for those with a short period of time in Nepal for its classic mountain treks and who want to feel the alpine zone and experience Himalaya. Gosaikunda Lake has a great religious significance which is well-known as a pilgrimage site for Hindus who flock to the site in August during Janai Purnima. . The lake is one of the most important spiritual destinations for both Buddhists and Hindus. A Group of lakes and surrounding peaks make the place surreal. The viewpoint above the lake is overlooking the Langtang valley with a wide range of Himalayan peaks. The first few days are spent ascending through the forests before you reach the treeline at Cholang Pati from where you get your first glimpse of the towering Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal, and Annapurna in the far distance. Rest for the night at the tea houses of Lauribinayek and then get up early the following morning to hike up to the lakes. Return the following days to Dhunche and Kathmandu.
- Trek to high altitude freshwater lake of Gosaikunda (4,380m)
- Witness the majestic view of Langtang Lirung, Langtang Ri, Ganesh Himal, LangsisaRi, DorjeLakpa, JugalHimal, Gauri Shankar
- Learn about an astonishing lifestyle and culture of the Himalayan people
- Walk along an ancient trade routes connecting Kathmandu and Tibet