Ktm -Khudi - Ghalegaon - Baglung Pani - Laxmi Bazar - Begnas Tal - Pokhara - Ktm
Ghale Gaun Home Stay Trek is between the most popular trekking Annapurna Circuit and Annapurna Base Camp Trek. This trek is a sandwich between those touristy trekking routes and the Ghale Gaon trek. This region is the place of Gurkha soldiers as well as less touristy, rich culture and natural beauty with mountains. Ghale gaon had a traditional cultural show to preserve. And handing to the new generation so the occasion of birth, death, marriage, and other ritual periods. The locals performed their cultural dances like Serka, Rodhi, Sorathi, Thode, Ghatu, Aragua, etc. And on occasion using their handmade traditional instrument with a culturally unique dress.
Ghale Gaun Trek passes through the forest of Rhododendron, traditional-style houses along with the villages. It is attracted to the waterfall, and natural beauties as well as on the trek. We can see mountain views like Machhapuchhare 6693mtrs, Annapurna II 7939mtrs, Annapurna 8091mtrs, Annapurna IV 7525mtrs, Lamjung Himal range, Himalchuli 6747mtrs, Bouddha Himal 6974mtrs, and many other snow peaks. Ghale Gaun Home Stay trip gives you a perfect memory of traditional culture with their warm welcome as well as the great views of the Himalayas which will reflect on your heart through life.
30 Min. Hotel
Welcome to Tribhuvan International Airport Nepal and Pick you up from the airport then drop to your hotel where you had booked. After checking your hotel we brief about our program details arriving time to departure time to home.
6-7 hrs Lodge
Taking a local Bus to Besisahar-Bulbule depends on which time you prefer. Kathmandu to Besisahar along the high way follow Himalaya rafting river Trisuli and cross Trisuli River in Muglin and follows the Marshyangdi River passing several Gurung, Magar and other caste villages to reach District Head Quarter of Lamjung called Besisahar. After the Besisahar there are two options by foot or drive, if you walk one hour to Khudi from Besisahar or direct bus to Khudi too, overnight at lodge.
4-5 hrs Homestay
Today is the first day to walk on our trip, after breakfast our trek begins toward the northwest of Khudi along the bank of the river. It is beautiful walking through the fertile field, villages, forest and many waterfalls along the way. After a short climb up you will reach Ghale Gaun village which is the nice settlement of Gurung which is the major ethnic group of Nepal. This evening spend your time to walk around the village and overnight at homestay.
This is a rest day as well as explore the day in around this village. Wake up early in the morning for beautiful sunrise with mountains and breakfast with the homely environment of Gurung family. After finished Breakfast walks around the village to explore their traditional lifestyle, culture, religion as well as their living standard. After dinner villager group like mother group, local club shows cultural program of their won at the village where locals perform with their traditional songs with handmade dress gathering all villagers overnight home.
4-5 hrs Homestay
After breakfast, our trek leads to Gurung settlement Ghan Pokhara crossing through the fertile land, some traditional village along the Nepali zig-zag way then will reach in Ghan Pokhara after an hour then we walk continue walking to Baglung Pani 1600mtrs then we reach Baglung Pani after walking 4-5hours then overnight at the homestay in the homely environment.
5-6 hrs Homestay
We leave beautiful village Baglung Pani then our day starts to trek typical mix village of Laxmi Bazaar 1345mtrs from sea level which is the nice small bazaar in this area, after walking 5-6hour we will be Laxmi Bazar for our night in the homely environment.
3 hrs walk and 1 hrs drive Lodge
This is the last day of this trek so after walking around three hours we will be in nice and beautiful Begnas Lake where we can take boat in that lake for enjoying then have a lunch in Begnas Lake then take a taxi or local bus to Pokhara Lakeside after an hour and rest of time sightseeing in Pokhara then overnight at lodge.
6-7 hrs and 30 min flight Hotel
Back to Kathmandu after your adventure trip by tourist bus 6-7 hour and by Flight 30 minutes stay own your booked hotel. We provide farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
- International airport pick up and drop service
- 1-night standard hotel in Kathmandu and 1 night in Pokhara.
- Kathmandu to Khudi by public bus.
- Tourist deluxe bus Pokhara to Kathmandu.
- Begnas Lake to Pokhara hotel by local transport.
- Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner along the trek with Tea/Coffee in a cup).
- Lodge accommodation on the way (Home Stay).
- License holder guide (including his salary, equipment, insurance, transportation, lodging and food)
- Porter (carry luggage 2 trekkers 1 helper and including their salary, equipment, insurance, transportation, lodging and food)
- Equipment; Down Jacket, Sleeping Bag.
- All require legal documents (ACAP permit and TIMS card).
- All government taxes.
- Trekking and city map.
- First aid medical box.
- Some fresh and dry fruits along the trek.
- Token of love from the company.
- Farewell lunch or dinner.
What's not included?
- Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
- Travel insurance.
- Cold drinks such as; Coke, Mineral Water, Beer etc.
- Personal expenses (laundry, bar bill, telephone, extra helper, battery charge shower and boiled water).
- Tips for guide and porters