Gosainkunda Lake Trek Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu airport (1,350m).

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche, 9 hours drive.

Day 04: Trek from Dhunche to Chandanbari, 5 to 6 hours walking.

Day 05: Trek from Chandanbari to Gosainkunda passing Laurebina Yak, 5 to 6 hours walking.

Day 06: Gosainkunda Lake back to Chandanbari, 5 to 6 hours walking.

Day 07: Trek from Chandanbari to Dhunche, 4 to 5 hours.

Day 08: Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu, nine hours drive.

Day 09: Kathmandu free day.

Day 10: Final departure.

  • Day 01 Arrival at Kathmandu airport (1,350m):

    Upon your arrival at Kathmandu airport, one of our trek leaders will greet you and transfer to hotel. Free for rest and refreshment, evening join the welcome dinner at a typical restaurant with live culture show. Overnight at hotel. 

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: hotel
    • Place: Kathmandu
    • Altitude: 1,350m
  • Day 02 Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing:

    After breakfast, meet your tour guide in the lobby and start a guided tour including Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath Temple and Baudhanath Stupa. In the evening, we organize a small meeting to introduce your trekking crew and settle the outstanding balances. Overnight at hotel.  

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: hotel
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 03 Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche, 9 hours drive:

    After early breakfast, we take a scenic drive which will takes about 8 to 9 hours local bus or can drive by a private Land cruiser. Overnight stay at a mountain lodge in Dhunche from where we will have a majestic mountains view including Ganesh Himal, few peaks of Langtang range and the Tibetan peaks. Overnight at a lodge.  

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: lodge
    • Place: Kathmandu to Dhunche
  • Day 04 Trek from Dhunche to Chandanbari, 5 to 6 hours walking:

    We take a hot breakfast at Dhunche and start ascending to Chandanbari via lush forests. Chandanbari is small town with few lodges and Monastery. The Cheese factory here is the oldest in Nepal. Overnight at a lodge. 

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: lodge
    • Place: Dhunche to Chandanbari
  • Day 05 Trek from Chandanbari to Gosainkunda passing Laurebina Yak, 5 to 6 hours walking:

    After passing the Laurebina Yak the trail becomes much narrow & misty as well as change in vegetation too as the green vegetation becomes much deserted & rocky. From Laurebina Yak takes about 3 hours to reach to Gosainkunda from the top we will see the beautiful Himalayan Ranges. Overnight at a lodge. 

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: lodge
    • Place: Chandanbari to Gosainkunda passing Laurebina Yak
  • Day 06 Gosainkunda Lake back to Chandanbari, 5 to 6 hours walking:

    Morning exploration of Gosainkunda, take a holy dip into the lake and start a pleasant hike to Chandanbari through fascinating villages. Overnight at a lodge.

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: lodge
    • Place: Gosainkunda Lake back to Chandanbari
  • Day 07 Trek from Chandanbari to Dhunche, 4 to 5 hours:

    Enjoy walking on a narrow trail through the beautiful villages, meet the local people, and take pictures with them, experience their way of life. The day will be delightful day. Overnight at a lodge.

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: lodge
    • Place: Chandanbari to Dhunche
  • Day 08 Drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu, nine hours drive:

    After breakfast at Dhunche, we take a scenic drive from Dhunche to Kathmandu. Enjoy the drive watching the countryside. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.       

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: hotel
    • Place: Dhunche to Kathmandu
  • Day 09 Kathmandu free day:

    Breakfast will be at hotel, whole day on your own doing shopping and leisure walk. In the evening join the farewell dinner at a typical Nepali restaurant, enjoy a meal with live culture show. Overnight at hotel. 

    • Meals: BLD
    • Accommodation: hotel
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 10 Final departure:

    After breakfast, we transfer you to international airport for your onward flight. Wish you have a safe and sound flight and hope to see you again in the future.