Ghale Gaun Homestay Trek

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Gale Gaun Homestay Trek offers you to have great experiences in the beautiful settlement chiefly inhabited by Gurung communities. You can explore the village, enjoy their festivals, lifestyle, their culture and practices. The northeast side of the village offers you the views of Mt. Himalchuli, Manaslu and Bauddha; the northwest offers you’re the views of Mt. Machhapuchhre and Annapurna; and the north side offers you the views of Mt. Annapurna II and Mt. Lamjung. The people of Ghale Gaun welcome their guests with their traditional dances. A visitor can enjoy the locally hosted entertainment programs, handicraft exhibition, Rodhi etc.

The trek starts with a short drive to Besisahar and then trekking towards Khudi. It takes about 5 to 6 hours to reach Besisahar, and then we have hiking beside the Marshyandi River for an hour. This is considered a comfortable, easy and short trekking. Autum and Spring seasons are the ideal time for going for this trek. 

Itineary
Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2 : At Kathmandu
Day 3 : Drive to Besisahar/Trek to Khudi
Day 4 : Trek to Ghalegaun
Day 5 : Trek to Ghanpokhara
Day 6 : Trek to Khudi
Day 7 : Drive to Kathmandu
Day 8 : Departure
 
Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu
Altitude : Kathmandu: 1,320 m
 
Welcome to Nepal. Our representative shall receive you from the airport and take you to your hotel, where you shall rest and freshen up. We shall host a Welcome Dinner in the evening in the popular restaurant of the town, enjoying the typical Nepalese dishes. Stay your first night in Nepal at your hotel.

Day 2 : At Kathmandu
Altitude : Kathmandu: 1,320
 
You can visit some of the World Heritage Sites enlisted by UNESCO, such as, the Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhhanath, Swoyambhunath, Basantapur Durbar Square, etc. You can also visit the Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Changunarayan Temple, Patan Durbar Square, etc. depending upon the time available. You might want to do some shopping for you trek starting from the next day. Stay overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 3 : Drive to Besisahar/Trek to Khudi
Altitude : Besisahar: 800 m; Khudi: 790 m
 
It takes about 5-6 hours to reach Besisahar from Kathmandu. You shall be riding alongside the Trishuli River which you shall cross at Mugling. You shall pass several villages, riding alongside the Marshyangdi River, you shall reach Besisahar. Witnessing the amazing views of snowcapped mountains, crossing some streams, you shall ascend to Khudi after a couple of hours. Stay overnight at Khudi.

Day 4 : Trek to Ghalegaun
Altitude : Ghalegaun: 2,070 m
 
After breakfast in the morning, you shall trek towards the northwest side, trekking alongside the river. You will pass several villages, cultivable fields, waterfalls, and forests. Then, ascending shortly, you shall reach to the Ghalegaun Village. Be amazed by the hospitality and welcome rituals of Gurung community. Stay overnight at Ghalegaun.

Day 5 : Trek to Ghanpokhara
Altitude : Ghanpokhara: 2,150 m
 
After exploring the Ghalegaun Village, you shall head off towards Ghanpokhara. You shall pass through the fertile lands and some traditional villages to arrive at Ghanpokhara. This village is located at the top of the Dasthar Danda, at the north of the Lamjung District. Stay overnight at Ghanpokhara.
 
Day 6 : Trek to Khudi
Altitude : Khud: 1,320 m
 
You return trek starts from today. Passing the waterfalls, green dense forest, several inhabitants of various tribes, witnessing the mountains, you shall trek to Khudi. The experience that you bag from this trek is staggering; the blend of natural beauty and hospitality here can mesmerize you. Stay overnight at Khudi.

Day 7 : Drive to Kathmandu
Altitude : Kathmandu: 1,320 m
 
From Khudi, you shall head towards Besisahar. From Besisahar, you shall catch a ride of long hours to Kathmandu. Throughout the trek, you shall view the vegetation beside the road, scattered settlements, terraced fields, etc. We shall be sitting together in the Farewell Dinner and share our trekking experiences. Stay overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 8 : Departure
This is the day of your departure. Our representative shall drop you at the Tribhuvan International Airport within sufficient time to your departure flight. We shall bade our goodbyes and farewell. Have a safe journey back to your homeland.

Trip Facts

Duration: 8 days
Seasons : September-November & March-May
Type: Easy & Moderate
Maximum height : 2150 M.
Starts From : khudi
Ends at : khudi

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