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Gosaikunda, Langtang and Helumbu Trekking

We follow a rugged trail with dramatic views; to the west Himal chuli (7893m) Manaslu (8156mm) and Ganesh Himal (7406m). On a clear day, even the Annapurna range can be seen rising up behind and to the north across the valley is Langtang Lirung. We pass a few huts in the high picture of Laurebina, cross a small ridge and have our first views of the holy lakes. There are about a dozen lakes in the Gosainkunda Basin , the main three being Saraswatikunda, Bhairabkunda, and Gosainkunda. According to legend, Shiva created Gosainkunda when he pierced a glacier with his trident to obtain water to quench his thirst after having swallowed a poison that threatened to destroy the world.Highlights of the TrekkingTranquil holy Gosainkunda Lake, Luribina La pass, Tharepati La pass, different community with majority of Tamang, Sherpa, Gurung people.Fact of The TrekkingDestination: Gosainkunda Lake/Lauribinak - La passes (4609m.)Group Size: Min - 1Minimum altitude: 1965m.Maximum altitude: 4609m.Grade : Moderate and fairly strenuousSeason : Spring & AutumnAccommodation : mountain LodgeDuration : 09 DaysEntry : DhuncheExit : Sundarijal

Gosaikunda, Langtang and Helumbu TrekkingGosaikunda, Langtang and Helumbu TrekkingGosaikunda, Langtang and Helumbu Trekking