Gosaikunda Lake

Holy Gosaikunda lake
Gosainkuda nestled in the Langtang National Park of Nepal, is a pristine alpine lake at an elevation of 4,380 meters (14,370 feet). Its rich history intertwines with Hindu mythology, believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva. Legend has it that Shiva created Gosaikunda when he pierced a glacier with his trident to quench his thirst. This religious significance attracts pilgrims who undertake the challenging trek to the lake, especially during the Janai Purnima festival ( August). Beyond its cultural allure, Gosaikunda captivates tourist with its breathtaking scenery – surrounded by the majestic Himalayas and lush landscapes. The Gosainkunda trekking route offers a diverse experience, passing route offers a diverse experience, passing through picturesque villages and rhododendron forests. Its popularity among the tourist lies not only in the spiritual ambiance but also in the adventure of reach this serene and sacred destination. Trekkers are treats to paronamic views of snow-capped peaks, including the Langtang range, Ganesh Himal Range and the chance to witness the distinct Tamang culture along the way. Overall, Gosaikunda stands as a captivating destination that offers a blend of spiritual significance, natural splendor, and a thrilling trekking experience. People who joining Kailash Manasarovar can visit GosainKunda  also a 3 days trek from Dhunche before going to Kailash Mansarovar yatra. Please let us know if you wish to trek to Langtang Gosainkunda before joining Kailash tour.