Langtang Gosaikunda Trek is the perfect trek to explore untouched natural beauty and study more about Tibetan Buddhist Culture and Rituals with local Sherpa and Tamang community. Gosaikunda is a famous holy lake where both Buddhists and Hindus pay equal respects as per their respected myths.
Langtang Gosaikunda Trek starts from Kathmandu with a drive to Syafru or Syabru Besi. The hike takes the place from Syabru Besi for another 12 days to arrive back at Kathmandu through Melamchi Pul. Langtang is a perfect place for peace seeker, exploring natural, cultural heritages along with pilgrimage places of both Hindus and Buddhists, and also the trip provides you an opportunity to live like a local in Tamang and Sherpa villages. You will have a chance to explore local rituals, lifestyle and endangered wildlife in Langtang National Park, a national conservation area. Being so closed with holy mountains, glaciers, forests, flowers, rivers, lakes, ponds and many other things assist you to enjoy more in this trip.
On the way of Langtang Gosaikunda Trek, you will find many monasteries, temples some of them are very old monasteries. You will find typical ethnic settlement villages. Walking along in the heavy forests of Rhododendrons and Bamboos, being in the lap of holy mountains, sitting in the bank of serene lakes make you feel like you really are in a heaven. If you are so lucky, you can see the Red panda and many other endangered animals just in front of you inside the Langtang National Park.
You can taste fresh Yak cheese at Kyanjin Gompa, a beautiful ethnic Sherpa village. You can feel a mini Tibet in these typical villages as they practice same culture and rituals which directly reflects in their daily lifestyle.
a holy lake in the lap of Himalaya, as mentioned above, is not only praised by Buddhists but many Hindus put their footsteps to pay respect to their ancestors. It is believed that all the sins if you have done you can get rid of them from Gosaikunda. Every year in the full moon night, you can meet thousands of Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims at Gosaikunda Lake. You can see many other lakes and small ponds along with Bhairav Kunda Lake in this route.
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