Gosainkunda Shamanism Festival Trek

10-12 DAYS
5-6 HRS
4380 M
Gosainkunda Shamanism Festival Trek takes you to religious and pilgrimage place of Shamans. It is located in the Langtang and celebrated in the area of Gosaikundha Lake. There is a large rock in the center of the lake which is believed to be the remains of a Shiva shrine.  People often claim that they see Shiva lying in the water.  Devotees gather here in hordes on the full moon night of August to take a holy anointment in the lake.
Gosainkunda Shamanism Festival Trek goes with three main religions Hinduism, Buddhism, and Shamanism. Over there you will encounter Shamans (“Dhami or Jhankri”) also called Bon-Po in Tamang language. A different pre-Buddhist sect, from all over Nepal to the lake. Shamans perform spiritual dancing and singing during the ceremony. This day is a holy day to the shamans, whereby apprentices or “junior Jhankris”. get graduation from their masters or senior shamans. After celebrating this festival with Shamans we descend downhill. Walking through Chandanbari, Dhunche and drive to Kathmandu.
Gosainkunda Shamanism Festival Trek combines the challenges and scenic rewards. Furthermore, you will be able to go as far as high altitude Himalayan provide on this region. Trekking with the cultural color and spectacle is one of the great festivals of Nepal. This festival takes place in the Langtang region of Nepal. Do you want to be part of this festival celebrated in the trekking trail of Langtang region. Nepal Parikrama Treks and Expeditions has a fixed departure dates available.
Above all now you can celebrate some of the most awaited festivals in the land of Himalayas. You can experience different the festival celebrated in the high Himalayas of Nepal. Together with PTE now you can make your dreams come true.
Note: The above information is just a guide and standard pattern of what we provide. The trip itinerary can be adjust as your request to accommodate your specific requirements.

Cost Detail

TREK COST: Based on Per Person Twin sharing room accommodation
Single Supplement: USD 250 Per Person

Available on request at parikramatreks@gmail.com  info@paritreks.com

Special Free Service Highlight for VISIT NEPAL 2020

  • Guarantee first flight (As per the detail in Itinerary)
  • One night Kathmandu accommodation on complementary
  • One day free sightseeing from Parikrama Treks Team (As per the detail in Itinerary)


  • Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle in Kathmandu transfers
  • All land Transport Including Cities to Cities, from hotel to starting and ending point of trek
  • 3 star hotel accommodation in cities on B/B basis
  • World Heritage sites for Sightseeing Tours during your stay in cities
  • Lodges/ tea house accommodation in double occupancy or family bed room during the entire trek and climb
  • Experienced English speaking guide for sight-seeing tour by private tourist vehicle
  • Services of a trained and Professional license holder English speaking trekking guide (leader)
  • Guide with experience of First Aid treatment, AMS safety training certified
  • Required number porters to carry your luggage (one porter for every 2 guests) during the trek
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the entire trek and climb
  • Tea and coffee (1 cup) three times daily on trek or climb
  • Proper warm clothing, shoes, sunglass for guide and porter
  • Expenses for all Staff including their salary, insurance, domestic airfare, transportation, food and accommodation
  • Warm Clothes and Shoes for porters during the trek
  • All necessary permits; trekking conservation/ National Park/ TIMS Card/ Special permits fee as per the itinerary
  • Guide airfare if the clients are flying to the destination
  • Medical First Aid Kit (carried by your guide)
  • Coordination of quick Rescue service in case required (Costs covered by your Insurance Plan)
  • Entrance fee in all monuments during tour
  • All land Transport Charge for Clients, guide, Porter by tourist bus or locally available
  • Daily wages with food allowances and accommodation for all trekking staff
  • All government taxes, 24.3% VAT & service charges.

For Camping and climbing accommodation as per the booking

  • 2 mean tents for clients accommodation including mattress
  • Support of Dining tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, shower tent, table, chairs as per the requirement.
  • Extra porter to carry the camping equipment
  • Necessary kitchen utensils
  • Climbing permits fees
  • Insurance of Climbing guide and other climbing staff
  • Camping sites cost as per the rules of government


  • International and Domestic Airfare not listed in the Itinerary
  • Nepal entry visa fee which can be issued on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport
  • Lunch and dinner whilst in cities
  • Emergency Rescue, Evacuation cost or any types of travel, Personal interest items insurance fee
  • Airfare for any sector as per the destination (Quoted separately)
  • Any item of personal nature such as beverages, hot cold drinks, laundry, telephone call, battery charges, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.
  • Personal trekking Equipment
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Personal climbing guide if requested
  • Food accommodation cost due to Unforeseen act landslide, sick, flight delayed, bad weather,etc
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg of luggage, a cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
  • Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected)
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes’ section.
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