Ghale Gaun Homestay Tour
Ghale Gaun Homestay Tour is for those who love to travel for recreation and refreshment and it is specially designed by Plan Holidays to provide the chance to explore or achieve the glory of typical Nepali Historical achievements with the mix of Natural and cultural. We begin our trip from Khundi. It is a beautiful hill village promoting unique village tourism and practicing community based touring with warm hospitality of villagers. This beautiful village lies in along the round Annapurna circuit route a whole worlds as well as Nepal a popular trekking destination. Ghale Gaun is the best village among south Asian villages is the perfect example of home stay. Ghalegaun is a model village for experiencing the typical culture and lifestyles of the Gurung people.
This Village based tourism destination in Nepal which is situated at the foot of Lamjung Himal in north central Nepal, an altitude of 2070 m from sea level. It is also the best spot for viewing sunrise and sunset and also you can get picturesque views of Annapurna, Manaslu and other Himalaya range.The villagers of Ghalegaun greeting their visitors by playing music on Panche Baja, madal, drum and flute. This majestic village is only 205 km northwest of Kathmandu and 125 km northeast of Pokhara. Ghale Gaunlies in Annapurna Circuit Route and is a beautiful and ideal rural tourist destination to experience the social life of the Ghales.
It is an exotic pristine village endowed with an unparalleled scenic grandeur and a home to world famous Gorkha soldiers- the Gurungs settlement with about a total of 105 households, The lane of roads are stone paved and clean. You will find that most of the houses are built in same style with uniquely carved windows. You can also pay a visit to Buddhist Gompa in the village. Visit to this village is not only to explore local life of Nepali people, it is also offer a superb breathtaking views of the mountain including Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Himalchuli, Mahhapuchhare, Annapurna IV, Bouddha Himal etc. One can feel peace and harmony when one will be there.
|Day 01:||Arrival in Kathmandu|
|Day 03:||Kathmandu-Lamjung Besisahar- Khudi (790m)|
|Day 04:||Khudi- Ghalegaun (2016m)|
|Day 05:||Ghalegaun (2,016m)|
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Meeting at airport upon arrival by Plan Holidays Personnel. We will pick up from airport and then escort you to your hotel in kathmandu. During the driving of half an hour , enjoy the heart-stopping views along the kathmandu city. After arrival at your hotel, the rest of the day is free for you to explore the local area, overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu
Sightseeing tours to the World Heritage Sites: the historic Durbar Square, the renowned ‘Monkey Temple’ (Swoyambhunath), Buddhists memorial (Buddha Nath) which is one of the major stupas in the world & the blessed Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath. All these are protected by UNESCO as world heritage site. Overnight in Hotel.Overnight at Hotel
Day 03: Kathmandu-Lamjung Besisahar- Khudi (790m)
After breakfast, you will be drive to Besi Sahar, It is a headquarter of Lamjung district, which is located 180 km northwest from the capital city Kathmandu. It takes around six hours. On the way you can enjoy beautiful scenic hills, forest, rivers, local villages and towns. After reaching Besi Shahar, you will take a rest for a while and then begin the trek to Khudi.
Day 04: Khudi- Ghalegaun (2016m)
Today after breakfast, you will walk through the path along the bank of Khudi River. After 4 hours of walking will take you to Ghale Gaun. It is also the best spot for viewing sunrise and sunset and also you can get picturesque views of Annapurna, Manaslu and other Himalaya range. It is also the best spot for viewing sunrise and sunset. You enjoy the warm welcome and hospitality of the Gurung people with local accommodation, food and drink which will be your lifetime memory.
Day 05: Ghalegaun
Today you will hike around the Ghale gaun. You will find that most of the houses are built in same style with uniquely carved windows. You can also pay a visit to Buddhist Gompa in the village. At night the group will be divided with 3-4 people in one house. Villages are small so you will be able to meet each other at any time. In evening you enjoy their cultural performance they mostly performed Age-old cultural dances like the Jhyaure, Serka, Dohori, Ghantu & Ghyabring.
Day 06: Ghalegaun-Besisahar-Kathmandu
Early morning after breakfast drive to kathmandu. Enroute you have an Options; enjoy 3 hours of white water rafting on the Trisuli or if you want to visit the famous Manakamana temple The Goddess of Wishes” where you can take a cable car ride, you can visit there also. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 07: Departure
Transfer to airport for departure.
- Accommodation at listed hotels or equivalent.
- Daily breakfast at hotel.
- Transportation/Transfers by Air-conditioned Vehicle.
- Sightseeing tour as per the program.
- Services of English speaking local Guides during sightseeing tour.
- All presently applicable taxes.
- Inland/International flight charges.
- Things of personal nature like laundry, telephone etc.
- Any meals except specified in above inclusions.
- Camera fee.
- All other than those listed in above inclusions.