Langtang Gosainkunda trek is a beautiful and one of the best trekking destinations in the Langtang region. This trek passes through the lush forests, picturesque villages and astounding mountains throughout the journey.
Trek to Langtang Gosainkunda has the highest point of 4620 meters and this trek can be done separately but the combination makes it more thrilling and exciting. It is one of the least explored trekking trails in Nepal, this land which is untouched by the current modernization makes this trek more memorable.
As you move forward in Langtang Gosaikunda trek, you will understand more of the nature and lifestyle of this region. The sub-tropical land of Langtang gives you the presence of god and offers surreal natural beauty.
This trek to Langtang Gosainkunda brings calmness and freedom in your hectic lifestyle and routine. It offers you the majestic journey to the central Himalayan region of Nepal.
Gosainkunda is a great religious site for Hindu people. According to Hindu mythology, the origin of Gosainkunda is related to the Samundra Manthan carried by Lord Shiva.
The lake and water itself have religious significance and there is a festival during Janai Purnima and Gangadashahara. It is believed that Gosainkunda was created by Lord Shiva in order to cool his throat after he swallowed the poison.
The trekking route of Langtang Gosainkunda trek is quite challenging and adventurous in its own style. It includes trekking to long and high steeps passing through the deep forests, view of clear sky, and Orchid forests.
You will also have the view of glacier mountains and small settlements of Sherpa and Tamang people. Trekking through the off-beaten path of the Langtang region you will see various snow-capped mountains.
The local houses, gompas, monasteries, trekking trails, all will be fresh in your memories even after your return to native land. Every new destination adds something beautiful and spiritual inside you that purifies your soul, Langtang Gosainkunda trek is one of that journey.
This 12 days journey of Langtang Gosainkunda trek starts from Syabru Besi. You will start the journey from Kathmandu and trek from Syabru Besi. As trek starts from Syabru Besi you will move through places like Lama Hotel, Langtang, Kyanjin Gompa, and many more. The detailed itinerary is presented below. Langtang Gosainkunda trek will be your best trekking experience in Nepal.
Highlights of Langtang Gosaikunda Trek
- Visit the beautiful lake of
- Observe the Tibetan culture and
- You will see mesmerizing glaciers, monasteries, etc.
- Visit the typical Tamang village and houses.
- Beautiful view of sunrise and sunset.
- Explore Kyanjin Gompa, and various other stupas, Chortens showing Tibetan influence.
- Panoramic view of mountains like Langtang Lirung 7274m, Yala Peak, Dorje Lakpa 6966, and a few more.
- It is a moderate trek with perfect views of landscapes and mountains.
- Going through Langtang National Park, you may see a few wild animals too.
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