Annapurna Ghale Gaun Trekking

Annapurna Ghale Gaun Trekking

Annapurna Ghale Gaun Trekking is newly opened trekking in Annapurna Region. Ghale Gaun Trek is the perfect opportunity to experience the unique culture and lifestyle of Gurung people along with the breathtaking views of snowcapped Himalayas. Located at the base of Lamjung Himal in the north of central Nepal, Ghale gaon is an exotic pristine village endowed with unparalleled picturesque magnificence. We can witness the beautiful views of the stunning mountains including Annapurna South, Mount Machhapuchhre, Annapurna II, Mount Lamjung, Buddha Himal, Manaslu, Himalchuli and so on during Annapurna Ghale Gaon Trek.

Annapurna Ghale Gaon Trekking trail is off-the-beaten trek routeto the Annapurna which is northwest of Annapurna trail. Ghale gaon trek route splits from Khudiand leads to the beautiful and traditional village of Ghale gaon (2070m). Ghale gaon is considered as a model village for experiencing the typical culture and lifestyles of the Gurung people. It offers the unspoiled ethnic Gurung cultures and traditions. Ghale gaon showcases the cultures, costumes and day to day rituals of local residents.

World Sight Journeys cordially welcomes you all for this wonderful village trek to Ghale gaon in Annapurna Region. You will have great time trekking in Ghale gaon during your Nepal holidays.

Outlined Itinerary

 

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival and Check-in to the Hotel

Day 02:  Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Khudi (790m)–7 Hours

Day 04: Trek from Khudi to Ghalegaun (2070m)–5 Hours

Day 05: Trek from Ghalegaun to Ghanpokhara (2150m)–3 Hours

Day 06: Trek from Ghanpokhara to Khudi (790m)–5 Hours

Day 07: Drive from Khudi to Kathmandu

Day 08: Final Departure

Detailed Itinerary

 

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival and Check-in to the Hotel

The representatives from World Sight Journeys will welcome you at Tribhuvan International Airport upon your arrival. We then transfer you to the hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 02:  Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour

Today, we spend the whole for the sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley. You will have the full day guided sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley covering the major cultural attractions which have also been cited as The World Heritage Cultural Sites. After having breakfast in the morning, we visit Pashupatinath, which is considered the holiest temple of Lord Shiva.  We then head to Bauddhanath, which is also known as Little Tibet and also is one of the oldest and largest Buddhist Monastery in the world. Following the Bauddhanath Monastery, we visit Swayambhunath, the Monkey Temple, which is equally revered by Hindus and Buddhists.   Swayambhunath is an ancient religious complex atop a hill in the west of Kathmandu. After exploring the Swayambhunath Stupa, we drive to Kathmandu (Basantpur) Durbar Square. If time allows, you can explore the city. Finally, you will have dinner at hotel and stay there overnight.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Khudi (790m) – 7 Hours

Today, we drive from Kathmandu to Khudi via Bimalnagar. En route, we can get the opportunity to hike to Siddha Cave from Bimalnagar. You can also visit Buddhist Monasteries and walk along the Marsyangdi River. Besides, you will also get to explore the local culture and lifestyle of people. We stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 04: Trek from Khudi to Ghalegaun (2070m) – 5 Hours

Khudi is the starting point for our trek. And today, we are heading for Ghalegaon. Observing the splendid views of mountains including Annapurna and Manaslu ranges, the beautiful river valleys, we arrive at Ghalegaon. Ghalegaon offers you typical Himalayan culture and lifestyle.

Day 05: Trek from Ghalegaun to Ghanpokhara (2150m) – 3 Hours

Exploring the Ghalegaonvillage and its culture, we hike up to Ghanpokhara today. It takes approx. 2 hours to reach Ghanpokhara fromGhalegaon. You will rejoice the beautiful sunrise view and surrounding moutanins from Ghanpokhara. We spend remaining time for village tour.

Day 06: Trek from Ghanpokhara to Khudi (790m) – 5 Hours

After having a beautiful village tour, we return back to Khudi today. We will have the opportunity to witness the waterfall and caves on the way. We can also visit the construction site of Khudi Hydro Electricity Project. We stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 07: Drive from Khudi to Kathmandu

After having a beautiful Ghalegaon trekking, today we return back to Kathmandu. It takes approx. seven hours to reach Kathmandu. If time allows, you can utilize the remaining time to explore the Kathmandu city or you can either go for last minute shopping.

Day 08: Final Departure

Today, you take the returning flight to your hometown. Our representatives will assist you to reach the airport. You return to your home with an unforgettable travel experience in Nepal.