Gosaikunda Darshan Yatra

The famous  glacier lake in Langtang valley is called Gosaikunda. This lake is believed to have been created by Lord Shiva during is yatra to himalaya. According to Puran lake Gosaikunda was created by Lord Shiva by his Trident. He had to drink water after intake of Halahal or Kalkut poison. He has to digest the Kalkut poison which was the product obtained from Samundramanthan by Gods and Ashurs There is a large rock in the center of the lake, which is said to be the remains of a Shiva shrine. People often claim that they see Shiva lying in the water. It is situated at the altitude of 4380 mt. to the north of Kathmdnu on the Langtang trekking trail. The holy lake is a two day long trek from Dhunche, which can be reached through an adventurous 118 km mountain road from Kathmandu via Trishuli Bazaar.

Both pilgrimages and trekkers will be very benefitted by the sceneries of Himal chuli (7893m) Manaslu (8156mm) and Ganesh Himal (7406m). On a clear day, even the Annapurna range can be seen rising up behind and to the north across the valley is Langtang Lirung. You pass a few huts in the high picture of Laurebina, cross a small ridge and have our first views of the holy lakes. There are about a dozen lakes in the Gosainkunda Basin, the main three being Saraswatikunda, Bhairabkunda, and Gosainkunda. The most auspicious day for the Pilgrimage is Full moon day (Shrawan Purnima) in July. Many pilgrims from Nepal and India take a bath in the Lake.

Day 01:  Drive to Dhunche along the way to Trisuli  Mountain Bazar; 118 KM adventure Road overnight.

Day 02: Trek uphill to Chandanbari about 6/7 hours trek.

Day 03: Trek to Gosaikunda the holy lake and spend overnight there, taking you  Surya Kunda, Saraswoti Kunda, Bhairab kunda, afer finish your puja, Enjoy the best mountain view of Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal, and more

Day 04: After breakfast trek back to Chandanbari and overnight there.

Day 05: Early morning Trek Back to Dhunche All Downhill.

Day 06: Drive back to Kathmandu.

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