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    Group Size: 1-16 Pax
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About Gosainkunda Lake Trek

Gosainkunda trek is the nearest trekking from Kathmandu to see nice snow caps and feel the real life of the mountain. This trekking is also known as the Gosainkunda pilgrimage trek and Gosainkunda frozen lake trekking. This Goisandkunda trek lies in Langtang national park.  There are several lakes with blue colour. All the lakes will freeze after winter till spring. Gosainkunda is  Hindu and site where every year in August will be the special festival (holy thread festival) when a lot of Hindu people from different location of Nepal visit to worship god Shiva. Gosainkunda is the Spring of Trisuli River. Trisuli comes from the word Trisul (weapon of Shiva). Gosainkunda trek is one of the less crowded trekking in Nepal.

This trek starts from Dhunche and follows some traditional Tamang villages- Syabru and Bharkhu. Chandanbari with yak cheese factory and the beautiful monastery is magnificent. And the trek ends to Dhunche. There are lots of attractions of Gosainkunda trek. More than 300 types of birds, wildlife, culture. The best view of the Himalayan range of Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Langtang is from Lauribinayak. Some Tibetan mountains and the beautiful lakes are other hands of Gosaikunda trek. The Vegetation, green hills, Rhododendron (Nepali national flower) is like the magnet to the visitors in spring. The people of this trek are Tamang. They welcome you well. The site is Hindu although the people of this area are Buddhist.  So you can see several monasteries along the way. You can have fresh yak cheese from Chandanbari and visit the factory. Apple and Potatoes are famous farming things from Gosainkunda trek. You may walk about 300m higher to the top of the Lauribina la pass from Gosainkunda and turn back down to Dhunche.

Frolic Adventure requests you to try this Gosainkunda trek. This is a nice and easy trekking. We offer you the trek with a fair budget and excellent service.

Highlights of Gosainkunda Lake Trek

  • Cultural heritage tour in Kathmandu.
  • Frozen lakes.
  • Stunning  Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, and Tibatan mountain range.
  • Tibetan villages.
  • Tamang culture, lifestyle, and daily activities.
  • Buddhist Monastery, Stupa and Hindu Temple.
  • Flora and fauna.
  • The rare red panda.
  • Yak cheese factory. 


  • Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1350m.)
  • Day 02: Kathmandu full day city tour.
  • Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche(1960m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 04: Trek from Dhunche to Thulo syabru(2250m.)6 hrs.
  • Day 05: Trek from Thulo Syabru to Laurebinayak (3910m)6 hrs.
  • Day 06: Trek from Laurebinayak to Gosainkunda (4380m.)3 hrs.
  • Day 07: Hike to Lauribina la(Suryakunda)4610m. and trek to Chandanbari(3330m.)7 hrs.
  • Day 08: Trek from Chandanbari to Dhunche(1960m.) 4 hours.
  • Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu.Fare well dinner with Frolic Adventure.
  • Day 10: Departure to international airport for your final flight.
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

  • Airport picks up and drops by private car/van/bus.
  • 3 nights Accommodation in tourist standard hotel including breakfast as per the above itinerary twin sharing basis.
  • Private car/van/bus and a guide for the cultural tour (60 USD extra).
  • All the ground transportations during the trip.
  • Your standard meals BLD during the trek with a cup of hot tea/coffee in breakfast
  • Fresh fruit after every dinner in the mountain
  • All necessary paper works, national park entry permits, and monument entrance fees
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for the guide and porter.
  • Certificate of achievement
  • An arrangement of an emergency helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • We help you to hire a Sleeping bag, down jackets, duffle bags if you don't have (with extra cost)
  • Frolic Adventure invites you farewell dinner on last night.
  • All government taxes (Gst) and Stationery expenses.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan international airport  (Kathmandu). 
  • Your travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in  Kathmandu.
  • All entry fees for heritage sites.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Sweet things like dessert/chocolate.
  • Hot shower/batteries charge/heater during the trek.
  • International airfare.
  • Tips for the guide, porter & driver. 
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in including section.
Talk to Leader
Rajesh Thapaliya

+977 9851043624 (Call/Whatsapp/Viber)