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Ghandruk Village trekking

Ghandruk Village trekking

Annapurna Region
Ghandruk Village trekking
Ghandruk Village trekking
Ghandruk Village trekking

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Trip Facts

Duration : 9 Days Max-Altitude : 2120m Program Type :Tea House Best Season : 12 Months Per Day Walking : 5/6 Hours Trek Grade : Grade 2:

These treks are suitable for any walker looking for something a little more challenging and energetic. They are a combination of some longer and shorter walks and hill-walking experience is desirable. The duration is usually from 10 to 15 days. Following the up and down terrain of Nepal and walking to higher elevations contrasts these treks to those in the easy classification. However, you will be rewarded for your efforts with spectacular close-up views of glaciers and of the high Himalayas. Although the terrain is not difficult, some vigorous hiking experience is useful. There may be up to 6 hours a day on the trail and the elevation rises and falls from 800m/ 2624ft to 4000m/13210ft above sea level.

Mode of Travel : Land/Hiking
All price inclusive USD 530

Overview

Ghandruk Village trekking

Ghandruk Village trekking destinations are very suited for every trekker who have 4/5 days time, Ghandruk Village trekking area lies between Lumle and Dangsing Villages Development Committee of the northern part of the Kaski district. Ghandruk Village trekking has traditionally been inhabited by the Gurung community and the people. However, people from other castes and communities like Brahmin, Magar, Chhetri along with other castes like Damai and Saarki are also living in this Villages. In fact, Ghandruk village is a model village in Nepal that is promoting rural tourism with local resources that are available locally.

Ghandruk Village Trekking is the pioneering place and is successfully capitalising the rich ethnic culture through warm native hospitality and its beautiful natural scenery. Ghandruk Village is engaged in local empowerment and it is striving for the preservation of local cultural heritage. The people from Gurung community certainly know how to save and promote their culture.

Ghandruk Village trekking short trek is a break in your journey in reference to longer and more difficult journeys in the region like the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. It does not involve particularly hard climbing and down falling and one does not need to take long and exhausting walking.

The good thing is that there are no such risks involved regarding the high altitude sickness. You can enjoy peaceful rural scenes with farmlands, varying forests, diversity of animal and bird species and glittering Himalayan sceneries. Usually, high land treks are designed only for youths or adults but Ghandruk Village trekking is suitable for kids- adults to old-age people. Tourism is one of the major businesses in Ghandruk and Landruk. Here you can get every category of lodging facilities that range from standard hotels to budget hotels and lodges. Ghandruk Village Trek starts from the Pokhara City and covers just a short trail of most popular trekking route of the Annapurna Base Camp. The trek is suitable for families and also aged people for short trekking holiday in Nepal. Ghandruk Village Trek is a moderate trek that necessitates few uphill and downhill walking through the banks of rivers and fields of paddy Arrival in Kathmandu

How difficult Ghandruk Village Trek?

Ghandruk Village treks are suitable and easy Trek for any walker looking for more Nepalese Cultural, friendly people, village to village and close Mountain View adopt from the Ghandruk Village Trek.

What about Altitude sickness for Ghandruk Village Trek?

The Ghandruk Village lies at lower altitude 1940 meters only, there is no risk of Altitude Sickness. There is absolutely no Altitude Mountain Sickness risk in Ghandruk Village Trek. An altitude up to 3500m is considered safe for a normal person

How Weather is will be in Ghandruk Village Trek?

Ghandruk Village Trek weather is pretty good with clear blue sky at peak season time, September to November. and March to April are best seasons for Ghandruk Village Trek rest of month is the changeable weather because of much nearer to Pokhara which is famously called as Cherapunji of Nepal as it receives maximum rainfall in entire Nepal,

What type of Equipment do we need?

The equipment requires for Ghandruk Village Trek, a pair best walking boots with suitable ankle support that have been worn-in prior to the trek, and which are waterproof, warm socks, Gaiters for the winter season, Loose, casual trousers, Thermal Leggings, a Long skirt for women as an alternative to trousers, Waterproof trousers. For body Selection of T-shirts, and long sleeved shirts, preferably not cotton, Thermal shirt, warm shirt, possibly Fleece, Fleece jacket or warm wool jumper. Windproof, waterproof outer higher altitudes, Down jacket (optional for cold nights & mornings; can be hired in Kathmandu cheaply) and for head and hand, Wool or fleece hat, or balaclava. Hat or cap for sun protection while trekking, Sunglasses or goggles. Warm Gloves.

How much is the price for Ghandruk Village Trekking?

The Cost of Ghandruk & Landruk Village Trek is a depending on your spending days, there are 3 days, 4 days 6 days and 8 days itinerary around area, we have cost detail and service details with full board package in cost detail page

What kind of permits require for Ghandru Village Trek?

There is Annapurna Conservations Area Project (ACAP) permits and Trekking information management system (TIMS) Permits required for the Ghandruk Village Trekking which is including in our package trip.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrive international airport in Kathmandu; transport to selected hotel at Thamel, The hotel is centrally located in the Thamel area of Kathmandu which is renowned for its many restaurants, shops, bars, and nightclubs etc which cater for the tourists.
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Valley world heritage site full day sightseeing with professional tour guide.
  • Day 03: drive to Pokhara (200km), approximately 7 hours away by tourist bus. We will see the good scenery of countryside while driving. We will be arriving late afternoon at Pokhara around 2:00 PM. Pokhara is an enchanting Himalayan Valley of remarkable beauty. We can explore its scenic land on bicycle/on foot or as your own like boating in Fewa Lake overlooking the region of Annapurna Himalayan ranges. In the evening prepare for the trek.
  • Day 04: Pokhara - Ghandruk (915m – 1940m) from Pokhara early in the morning by bus or taxi to New Bridge turn right after crossing the river (Modi) and aim to reach Ghandruk about 4-5 hours steep hill trial. Where there are good views of Machhapuchre (Fishtail) and Annapurna South for our rights stop in this is village overnight at lodge
  • Day 05: (Explore the Ghandruk Village) Ghandrung, pronounced “ Ghandruk” by residents, is one of the second largest Gurung villages in Nepal where the first one is “Sikh” and Ghandruk is typical in many respects. Furthermore to the south of modern Ghandruk, there is a beautiful traditional Gurung village ( Gairi Goun) with orderly rows of neat slate- roofed houses are clustered on the canyon wall amid a complicated network of terraces where wheat and barley are grown. Visit this typical village to observe the lifestyle of local people overnight at lodge
  • Day 06: Ghandruk – Pothana decent down to Modi Khola and start to climb up to Landruk village, the trail pass through the paddy fields than again start to climb up to Pothana via Deuarli overnight at lodge
  • Day 07: Pothana – Pokhara Pothana is situated on the ridge of the hill so the spectacular view of Annapurna ranges, Fishtail and green valley can be viewed from Pothana. Most part of the trail to Pokhara from Pothana is one the ridge of the hill and we walk into the forest from where the shining views of Himalayas can be observed. We decent down to Phedi through the village of Dhaupus than take our taxi to Pokhara.
  • Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu (200 km. 6/7 hours driving) by tourist bus at 7:30 am from Pokhara. And stay overnight at selected hotel in Kathmandu
  • Day 09: Departure to International Airport to fly your home country. we will provide you transport to international Tribhuvan airports.

Cost Included

  • Pick up and drop Airport - hotel - airport by private car/ Van depend on group size.
  • Full day Sightseeing with a professional city guide.
  • 3 nights clean and peaceful hotel in Kathmandu,( 2 nights before Trek & 1 night after trek) A/C Room sharing double bed, Televisions, clean bathroom 24 hours hot showers
  • Kathmandu / Pokhara / Kathmandu by tourist bus.
  • Pokhara bus station to hotel in Pokhara by car or van.
  • Hotel 2 nights in Pokhara (before trekking & after trekking).
  • Pokhara - Nayapul -Pokhara by private car or van
  • Clean Lodge accommodation on the way.
  • Italian, Chinese, Nepali, Indian, many other European Delicious Meals three times a day (Breakfast, lunch and dinner chose by Menu).
  • ACAP permit and TIMS card permit.
  • One fluent English speaking, the government registered, experienced first aid trained guide who are friendly and familiar in this area and required porters 1 porter for every 2 pax.
  • Guides/Porter's: food, accommodations, bus transportation, salary, insurance, equipment etc.

Cost Excluded

  • lunch and dinner while in Kathmandu,
  • Soft and hard table drinks such as coke, beer, mineral water etc during the trek.
  • personal insurance
  • Tips etc.

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