Ghalegaun Trekking

Ghalegaun Trekking Ghalegaun (Ghalegaun Trekking 2095m) and Ghanpokhara (2158m) are traditional Gurung villages nestled in the lap of the Annapurna range. Ghalegaun village (Ghalegaun Treks) are predominantly inhabited by the Ghyabre Gurung of this region. Ghalegaun village offer a peek into the culture of Gurungs at their home-stays and through cultural programs. The local people also perform traditional Ghatu, Krishna Charitra, Jhankri Lama Dances for visitors dressed in traditional attire. One of the earliest settlements of the Gurungs, Ponjyu village falls in Ghalegaun VDC, while the Ghyabre Ghar, which is the ancestral home of traditional Gurung priests, and the ancestral home of Gurung kings at Kolasonthar, are in Ghanpokhara VDC. There are Gurung pilgrimage sites in and around this region, including the Samba Chhyoling Gompa at Nassar Danda. Devotees throng Ghalegaun (Treks in Ghalegaun) during Maghe Sangranti, when a fair is held at Uttar Kanya Temple .

Ghale Gaun village (Trek to Ghalegaun) offer spectacular mountain views when weather is clear. The peaks that can be seen from Ghalegaun and Ghanpokhara are Annapurna range, Lamjung, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu among others. The area has green pastures of grasslands and rich in fauna including medicinal herbs, rhododendron forests. Various kinds of Himalayan birds and wild animals are also found here. Visitors can also visit honey-hunting sites in Ghanpokhara in the villages.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu International Airport drive to Hotel and wel come diner.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Soyambunath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbare squire with Guide over night in Hotel with B/B.

Day 03: sightseeing in Bhaktapur Durbar squire and Patan Durbare Squire over night in Hotel with B/B.

Day 04: About 6 hours drive from Kathmandu Khudi along Trishuli River. Overnight at Khudi Lodge B/L/D.

Day 05: Khudi – Ghalegaun (2095m). 4 hrs Trekking.

Day 06: Ghalegaun- Ghanpokhara (2158m). 1.5 hrs.

Day 07: Ghanpokhara – Khudi. 5 hrs.

Day 08: Khudi – Pokhara 5 hrs.

Day 09: Sightseeing in Pokhara over night in Hotel.

Day 10: Drive to Kathmandu 6 hrs.

Day 11: Departure to Home land.