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Ghalegaun Trek

- 8 Days

Ghalegaun short trek is popular trekking route that take  you to typical Nepali village. Ghalegaun is the cultural Gurung village nesteled on the lap of the Annapurna trekking area range. Ghalegaun is situated at the height of 2,095m. Ghalegaun offers unique culture of the Gurung indigenous people as well as spectacular views of the Annapurna Himalayan range, Ganesh Himal, Lamjung Himal and Manaslu Himal.

We can also visit the honey hunting sites in Ghanpokhara which is another village, about 100m above the Ghalegaun with beautiful views of Mountains. The area has green pastures of grasslands and rich in fauna including medicinal herbs, rhododendron forest. Various kinds of Himalayan birds and wild animals are also found here

Outline itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu.

Day 02 : Kathmandu sightseeing.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Khudi.

Day 04: Khudi to Ghalegaun.

Day 05 : Ghalegaun exploration.

Day 06: Ghalegaun to Besishar .

Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu.

Day 08: Departure to Airport.


Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu.

Day 02 : Kathmandu sightseeing.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Khudi.

Day 04: Khudi to Ghalegaun.

Day 05 : Ghalegaun exploration.

Day 06: Ghalegaun to Besishar .

Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu.

Day 08: Departure to Airport.

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu.

Upon your arrival at the international airport of Kathmandu, you will be greeted by our representatives whom you will find carrying a placard with your name imprinted on. He/She will be escorted to your hotel.

Stay overnight at hotel at BB plan.

Day 02 : Kathmandu sightseeing.

Today after breakfast at hotel. Our city guide will meet you at your hotel at 9:00 AM to pick you up for the sightseeing tour. The observation sites include Swoyambhunath  the monkey temple; Boudhanath, the holy shrine of Tibetan Buddhists; Pashupatinath, the largest religious complex in Nepal and Hanumandhoka Durbar square, one of the medieval royal plazas of the valley.

Overnight stay at Hotel in BB plan.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Khudi.

Today after your breakfast   you will embark on a vehicular journey over the circuitous but comfortable highway towards Besisahar. Besisahar is the district capital of Lamjung and also a big market. But you will not stay here, rather hike for 1.5 hours to Khudi.

Overnight stay at Tea house or Lodge.

Day 04: Khudi to Ghalegaun.

After breakfast at the lodge, the trek begins toward northwest of Khudi along the bank of the river. It is beautiful walking through the forest and many waterfalls along the way.  After a short ascend you reach Ghalegaun village which is beautiful settlement of Gurung which is major ethnic group of Nepal. This evening spend your time to walk around the village.

Overnight stay at Tea house or Lodge.

Day 05 : Ghalegaun exploration.

After you have your breakfast, you will travel around the village exploring different aspects of the traditional Gurung village (Ghale is a sub-class of the Gurung ethnicity) like food, dance (Jhyaure, Sherka, Ghatu etc.), culture, tea garden, etc. You will also visit another scenic Gurung village Ghanpokhara, which is located at about 30 minute’s walk from Ghalegaon. Ghanpokhara is also a home to the Gurkha soldiers renowned for their astounding bravery.

Overnight stay at Tea house or Lodge.

Day 06: Ghalegaun to Khudi   .

After breakfast the trail descends through the small village and forest to the river side. The trail continues leads along the bank of the river till Khudi where you stop for overnight.

Overnight stay at Tea house or Lodge.

Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu.

Breakfast at the lodge and take bus ride back to Kathmandu. It is beautiful driving along the Prithivi highway which has beautiful scenery. Arrive evening in Kathmandu and walk around Thamel for the last shopping if require.

Stay overnight at the hotel.

Day 08: Departure to Airport.

After this amazing trek if you are interested in partaking in other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, or Trekking to other regions, we’ll organize the trip accordingly. Or if you decide to leave Nepal, we will transfer you to the airport.

Include:

Pick up from Airport and Transfer to the hotel by private car.

Three night’s 3* Hotel in Kathmandu  on BB plan.

Trekking permit.Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.

All necessary paper works.

All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.

‘Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.

An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 clients).

Arrangement of  Travel rescue.

Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).

All government taxes.

 Exclude:

Nepal Visa fee you may obtain easily in Kathmandu airport.

International air fare to and from Kathmandu.

Extra night Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and pokhara because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary

Travel and rescue insurance.

Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)

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Product Highlights
  • Price : US$ 799/ pp
  • Start point: Kathmandu
  • End Point: Kathmandu
  • Trek Duration: 8 Days
  • Difficulty : Easy/Medium
  • Max Elevation: 2095m
  • Meal: N/A
  • Accommodation: 3*hotel in Kathmandu & Tea houses on a Trek
  • Transportation: Private Car/ Tourist Bus
  • Best Month : March-May/August- December
  • Group Size: 2+
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