Sirubari Homestay Tour
Sirubari village is one of the most popular and attractive village tour in Nepal and Plan Holidays arrange this tour. Your trip start from kathmandu-pokhara and palpa.The Sirubari Homestay Tour is more of a Know the Nepali tour package, rather than a Know Nepal trekking program. It is a model home-stay tour package in Nepal. The Sirubari Village Homestay program gives visitors a first hand experience of village life in Sirubari, a pristine Gurung village in Syanja district,located at southwest of pokhara city. It is 1700m above from sea level. Sirubari won the PATA GOLD AWARD 2001 in the Heritage and Cultural Heritage category.
However, the ideal time to visit is between September and June. Foot trails through the village are all stone paved. The overwhelming impression of the village is one of order and cleanliness but with a warm and welcoming feel to it. Sirubari is a racial Gurung settlement which has been residential as Home stay village due to its natural gorgeousness and friendly villagers. Sirubari is the diverse features of village existence and culture and arts. You get chance to exploring the local village and the hospitality of Nepalese home stay. The season is September to June, and while staying there visitors can visit cottage industries such as traditional handicrafts and paper making; and a plant nursery covering 380 hectares of flora, including one million trees and plants. During your stay you will be able to feel what it is like to live the life of a Nepali villager and fell the daily life of these people. If you like swimming there are natural pools with crystal Clear water that comes down from the Himalayas. You can see and participate in the seasonal farming and might get a chance to take the animals for grazing along with the villagers. In the evening culture program at gompa. You can sing and dance with the local villagers. The villagers of Sirubari greeting their visitors by playing music on Panche Baja, madal, drum and flute. From Langtang in the east, through Machhapuchare and the Annapurnas and around to Dhaulagiri the Himalayan giants all line up for your camera to capture.
|Day 01:||Arrival and transfer|
|Day 03:||Kathmandu-Pokhara (200 km/7 hours)|
|Day 04:||Pokhara – Palpa (120km/4 hours)|
|Day 05:||Palpa sirubari (Walk Maximum 3 hours)|
|Day 07:||Sirubari- Pokhara|
|Day 08:||Pokhara Sightseeing|
|Day 09:||Pokhara – Kathmandu|
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 (BouddhaNath) which is one of the major stupas in the world & the blessed Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu – Pokhara (200 km/6 hours)
After a drive of about 5-6 hours, you will arrive at Pokhara, the popular tourist destination in Nepal. Rest of day is leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Pokhara Palpa (Tansen) (120km/4 hours)
After Breakfast you will drive 4 hours from Pokhara to Palpa. Palpa is famous for the Dhaka topi, the national hat of Nepal. Tansen is bright Himalayan Town. Besides that the Srinagar hill which presenting the sight of snow enclosed Himalayan peaks including Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail and Manaslu. Overnight at Palpa.
Day 05: Palpa- Sirubari (Maximum 3 hours)
After breakfast we walk for little more than two hours and reach the Village of Sirubari. This scenic village of Gurung Community is situated at 1700m from sea level. You will receive a grand welcome with local musical instruments Panche Baja. This village is the pioneer of Home stay concept in Nepal.
Day 06: Sirubari
Sirubari is the diverse features of village existence and culture and arts. You get chance to exploring the local village and the hospitality of Nepalese home stay. If you like swimming there are natural pools with crystal Clear water that comes down from the Himalayas. You can see and participate in the seasonal farming and might get a chance to take the animals for grazing along with the villagers. In the evening culture program at gompa. You can sing and dance with the local villagers.
Day 07: Sirubari- Pokhara
Today we come back to Pokhara. You can do a short hike before we depart to Pokhara .check In hotel &Relax .In evening sightseeing around lakeside and boating etc. overnight at Pokhara.
Day 08: Pokhara
After Breakfast you will take a full day sightseeing tours in Pokhara valley. That includes visiting temples, caves, gorges and waterfalls and boating in lakes as well. Pokhara is famous for sightseeing, mountain views and many adventurous outdoor activities. Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake and Rupa Lake are the major attraction for sightseeing and boating. The Tal Barahi Temple is located at the middle of Phewa Lake. Pokhara is a thriving tourist area with a close view of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range. Overnight at Pokhara.
Day 09: Pokhara- 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 10: 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.