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Address: Rasuwa District, Langtang National Park, Nepal
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Gosaikunda also spelled Gosainkunda and Gosain Kunda is an alpine freshwater oligotrophic lake in Nepal's Langtang National Park.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Gosaikunda also spelled Gosainkunda and Gosain Kunda is an alpine freshwater oligotrophic lake in Nepal's Langtang National Park.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss this trek if you can make it. It was absolutely exhilarating in every sense and renewed my mind, body and spirit. Doing this trek to Shiva's sacred lake reawakened me in a way.

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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Pristine...one word describes this marvel. Be prepared to have a tough first few hours if you don't trek regularly. But the pain is totally worth it. As you keep climbing the landscape changes from dense forest to pine trees and then to finally the barren landscape. The tea houses on the way offer you the much needed rest but don't... More 

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Patan (Lalitpur), Nepal
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Gosainkunda is very popular among hindu and buddhist community of Nepal and India . also popular for trekking over the Lauribinayak pass. while i go thereI had very amazing experiences. because i had been there 1999 ,2000,2001 for reiki initiation program. reiki initiation from 1- level to master level.it was tremendously channeling the energy.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

The Langtang National Park is the fourth national park in Nepal and was established in 1976 as the first Himalayan national park. Beauty of Barun valley is captivating. The northern and eastern border of the national park coincide with the international border to Tibet. The western boundary follows the rivers Bhote Kosi and Trisuli. It is linked with the Qomolangma... More 

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Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Me and my brother trek this recently. It took 5 days for us to finished the trek. The trek is hard and enjoyable. We can see many natural landscape on the way. Enjoy local foods in the way too, meet new people on the way most of them were from foreigner. One should try this trek to enjoy your time... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

I did start my trek from sundarijal to gosainkunda which was very thrill trip.It was almost awesome journey. It was hard to walk but i forget all the pain and all hard work after seeing mountain views. It was totally rural area hard to survive but nature makes you mad. People from Gosaikunda should mostly respect there guest and they... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

Recently I went on Gosaikunda (4380 mtrs.) Trek to celebrate Nepalese New Year 2073 with four friends (Santosh, Sujan, Srijana & Suresh). We bought our tickets a day before. We choose to travel by Deluxe Bus and cost us NRs. 600 per person. The basic itinerary of our trekking is below: April 12: Started bus ride at 8:30 AM from... More 

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Cranbrook, Canada
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

I travelled to Nepal last year to trek in Langtang national park and into the Tsum/Nubri area last April. We were guided by Nima Lama who works for Sangrila Trekking and he took excellent care of all our needs especially when we were affected by the 2015 earthquake. Both treks were fabulous and so beautiful. Although both areas were badly... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

This is great place to hiking in Nepal. It is one of effective place by earthquakes on April 2015. Getting rebuild slowly.

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