Beautiful Ghale Gaun Homestay Short Trekking

Ghale Gaun Trek is newly opened trekking trail in the Annapurna region which offers the superb breathtaking view of the mountains. It is the cultural Gurung village nestled on the lap of the Annapurna trekking area range which is an incipient and popular short trekking route that takes you to the typical Nepali village. The locals have performed their cultural dances by using their handmade traditional instrument with the cultural unique dress. The most significant attractions of the region are an exciting rural community, friendly and affectionate people. This trekking route lies in the north part of beautiful Pokhara which is very much popular trekking destination in Nepal. Trekking in this route is without a doubt one of the world’s most wonderful destinations which are perfect for the nature lover. It proves to be a popular tourist destination that provides a Mecca of magnificent snow-capped mountains, sweeping glacier, and natural paradise with a wide variety of people from many different ethnic groups. This route is newly opened trekking destinations in the Annapurna region where we get an opportunity to know about the culture and traditions of the Gurung people.

Ghale Gaun Trek is beautiful villages offer community-based home stay facilities for the tourists and locals villages. It is an exotic pristine village endowed with an unparalleled picturesque magnificent and this village is inhabited mostly by the Gurung communities. Repository of a unique ethnic cultural Ghalegaun is a true microcosm of stunning natural beauty mixed with an unspoiled ethnic lifestyle. Nepal is one of the best destinations for adventure lovers as well as for nature lover. The trip gives you a perfect memory of traditional culture with their warm welcoming as well as the great views of the mountains. You have a brilliant and enjoyable trip to this wonderful land. The trek also offers a wide range of several villages along the way with ethnicities and diverse cultural attractions including sacred mountains and highest lake in the world.  This trekking offers unique Gurung culture to expose and experiences with it. There are various types of culture and traditions which may make your holidays more exciting and wonderful. The trek offers one of the majestic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, and many other mountains of this route. We have to a chance to enter the Annapurna Conservation Area which is well known as the home of many rare animals, birds, flora, and fauna. For the trekking, the perfect time also needed and the perfect season for trekking is March to May and September to November.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Drive to Khudi

Day 03: Trekking Khudi to Ghalegaun

Day 04: Rest day in Ghalegaun village

Day 05: Trekking to Baglungpani

Day 06: Trekking to Laxmi Bazar

Day 07:  Trekking to Begnas Lake-Pokhara

Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu

Day 09: Final departure    

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 

When you will land in the international airport in Kathmandu.  there will be one person from our company to pick you up. You will be taken directly to your hotel to check in. At night you will meet your guide and review your  trip and have dinner.      

Day 02: Drive to Khudi

If the hotel is able to prepare breakfast then will have our breakfast in the hotel and if not we will have our breakfast on the way. We will have a scenic Prithvi highway where we will enjoy shortstops for lunch and scenic beauty all the way around. 8 hours drive from Kathmandu valley, we will reach Khudi and we will check out the hotel and explore all around the valley and back to the hotel and spend overnight.

Day 03: Trekking Khudi to Ghalegaun

This wonderful day we will descend towards Ghale Gaun. We will enjoy the hospitality of the host family that belong the Gurungs. We will have our lunch on the way then after slowly move towards Ghale Gaun where we will spend one night.

Day 04: Rest day in Ghalegaun village

The whole day we will explore all around the wonderful Ghalegaun village. This village is one of the most beautiful villages and tourist village in the Annapurna region. We will have an opportunity to know about the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of the Gurung people and another also in Ghalegaun village.

Day 05: Trekking to Baglungpani

We will pass through the beautiful villages, landscapes, and the wonderful views of the mountain views, and before reaching Baglungpani; we will cross many suspension bridges and spend one night.

Day 06: Trekking to Laxmi Bazaar 

After leaving Baglungpani, we will slowly move towards Laxmi Bazaar. We will have many opportunities to see the wonderful scenery, mountain views and beautiful landscapes of this route. We will have our lunch on the way then after slowly move towards Laxmi Bazaar where we will spend one night.

Day 07: Drive to Pokhara

Today is the last day of walking in this wonderful journey where we will trek from Laxmi Bazaar to Beganas Lake. We will have our lunch on Beganas Lake and from the Begnas Lake; we will drive towards Pokhara city where we will spend one night.

Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu

We will back to Kathmandu valley from the same route where we move towards Pokhara valley. At the time of this drive, we will have our lunch on the way and slowly drive to Kathmandu valley. After reach in Kathmandu valley, first of all, we will check out the hotel and spend some time around the Thamel Bazaar and spend one night in this wonderful valley.

Day 09: Final departure        

We will drop you towards the international airport with the hope that you have a wonderful day in our small country. Your safe journey with beautiful and adventure days in Nepal and also hoping that this will not the last chance to serve you and you will give another chance to serve you.     

COST INCLUDES

  • twin/double share accommodation on half board meal plan in 5-star hotel in Kathmandu
  • twin/double share accommodation on half board meal plan in 5-star hotel in Pokhara
  • 1 full day guided sightseeing with entrance fees in private vehicle as per itinerary
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara in private vehicle
  • Flight Pokhara to Kathmandu for guest only
  • 9 nights twin share accommodation on full board meal plan in teahouse lodges
  • One English-speaking, license-holder trek guide and 2 porters; insured, meals, accommodation and daily wages all paid
  • ACAP permit and TIMS permit
  • Sleeping bag and down jacket
  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Complimentary welcome dinner

COST EXCLUDES

  • International flight
  • Visa to Nepal
  • Lunch and dinner in Pokhara/Kathmandu
  • Domestic airport tax NRS170 per person
  • Expenses of personal nature such as bar and beverage bills, laundry bills, phone bills etc.
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Personal trekking gear
  • Electricity charging fees and boiled water for drinking and shower purposes
  • Tips to trekking crews
  • Expenses incurred due to flight delays/cancellation, road blockage, political strike, natural disaster or anything that is beyond our control