Code TYLPGL • 9 Days •
Gosainkunda lake, it is a holy place for Hindus where thousands reach on pilgrimage trekking during the summer to pay homage to Lord Shiva. The lake is situated at 4380 meters. The route to Gosainkunda passes through varied landscapes ranging from evergreen forest to sub alpine grasslands where cascading waterfalls and beautiful mountains make an addition to its beauty.
During the journey, you will be accompanied by Guru Sumananda Sagar, a well-known for unique types of meditation. After a research of 18 yrs he has discovered a new kind of meditation which is very effective and useful in our busy life. He is famous for curing many people from various diseases (Stress, Anxiety ect) solely by his meditation technique that you will learn for the duration of the journey. He will give you spiritual speech (Satsanga) such as Art of Prosperity, What is Death, How to get inner Peace, everyday during the tour. So join this life changing holiday now. We will assist you in tailoring a wellness vacation that will best fit your needs.
TransportationPrivate car and Walk
Local Lodging05 nights
Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu
Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, you are welcomed by the hospitable meeting and then you will be transferred to your hotel. Our guide will explain briefly the program upon arrival at hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu
This morning after breakfast you will be taken to visit Hindu culture temple, Pashupatinnath. This is the temple of lord Shiva located on the banks of the Bagmati river Kathmandu. Then you will be taken to the holiest Shrine for Buddhist culture of Nepal, Boudhanath Stupa. After these two places you will be taken to visit Patan also known as Lalitpur city. At last you will be taken to the ancient Swaymbunath stupa (known as Monkey temple) is Kathmandu’s most important Buddhist shrine. Back to hotel overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 3: Drive to Dhunche (1,764m)
Breakfast at the Hotel and drive to Dhunche, capital of Rasuwa district which is 120km/6hrs drive from Kathmandu via Pasang Lamu highway. Moving to your destination, you will pass through several locations like Kakani (best known for panoramic view of great Himalayas of Nepal, hills and Kathmandu city itself) and Trishuli Bazaar. The route will be accompanied by magnificent views of mountains such as Annapurna, Langtang, Gaurishankar, Ganesh and Manaslu) and local villages. Ovenright at Guest House.
Day 4: Trek to Sing Gompa (3,330m)
From Dhunche, The trail to Sing Gompa climbs up and down through forests of Oaks, Firs and Rhododendrons and a river. The trail continues across the head of a second valley, Sing Gompa, which is the main attraction at Chandan Bari. Sing Gompa has several hotels and a small cheese factory. Overnight at Guest House
Day 5: Trek to Gosainkunda (4,460m)
From Sing Gompa you will have to climb a ridge to get into the main Gosainkunda trail. As the trail ascends, outstanding views across Langtang valley to Langtang Lirung and Himalchuli, Ganesh Himal and Manaslu can be observed. Eventually the trail will descend from the ridge to the three lakes: Saraswati Kund, Bhairab Kund and Gosainkunda. Gosainkunda (Holy Shiva’s lake) is particularly sacred place of pilgrimage in the summer (especially in the day of Janai Purnima, which is the one of the popular festival of Hindus). According to the Hindu mythology, Lord Shiva himself created this high altitude lake. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 6: Explore Gosainkunda
Today you will spend the entire day exploring the lake. The lake covers an area of four square miles. As mentioned earlier, many Hindus and Buddhists participate in the huge festival that takes place in summer. Nearby Gosainkunda there are other lakes as well – Bhairab Kund and Saraswati Kund. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 7: Return back down Dhunche
Return back down Dhunche and drive back to Kathmandu Overnight at Hotel
Day 8 : Best day in Kathmandu
Morning Meditation Session and after breakfast free day in Kathmandu, shopping, massage etc. Farewell Dinner in the evening. Overnight at Hotel
Day 9 : Depart Nepal
A private transfer will take you to the airport for your return international flight.
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