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6 Days Ghandruk Trek

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Duration

5N/6D

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

20 people

Languages

English, नेपाली (Nepali), हिंदी (Hindi)

Overview

The trailhead of the 6 Days Ghandruk Trek begins from Phedi, a less than one hour drive from Pokhara. The trails take you via dense rhododendron forests, paddy fields and up steep stone-slab steps via picturesque. Villages of the decrease Annapurna neighborhood, while snowy mountains are towering over you. The... More

The trailhead of the 6 Days Ghandruk Trek begins from Phedi, a less than one hour drive from Pokhara. The trails take you via dense rhododendron forests, paddy fields and up steep stone-slab steps via picturesque. Villages of the decrease Annapurna neighborhood, while snowy mountains are towering over you.

The principal enchantment of this three days trek is the bustling heritage village of Ghandruk, with its a reasonably prosperous Gurung populace. Staying in Ghandruk is distinctive expertise because the village has a friendly vibe to it and presents robust views of Himalayan giants Annapurna, Hiunchuli, and Machapuchare (Fishtail).

The Ghandruk trek is most of the time finished in three or four days. Right here, we describe the four-day itinerary to offer you plenty of time to discontinue to benefit from the surroundings. Meet with locals, and take your time to discover the picturesque villages.

Important Information Before Your Trek Commence in Himalaya.

  • In tea house/guest house/lodge/hotel trek we don’t want so much apparatus.
  • First aid medical kit Camping trek and peak climbing, we can provide all of the cutlery and utensils, cooking pots, stoves; candles/kerosene lanterns, tables and stools, kitchen tent, eating tent and bathroom tent. All the organic foods at the same time trekking; however, not snacks and the elegant carrier we can control.
  • Two guests for one porter and one respectable trekking advisor.
  • All entrance and regional allows some may not include. We strongly advise checking inclusion, exclusion, and terms of the condition of individual trekking itinerary.
  • You could request us for any additional requirements.
  • We provide all meals during trek day and one farewell dinner.
  • Except for camping trek and peak climbing, you can ask rate without meals. Otherwise, all itineraries included meals during the trek.
  • The sleeping bag provided if you’re going higher than 4000M peak.

Nepal has one of the finest altitude variants on this planet as altitude levels from 60 meters from sea degree to the absolute best point on earth 8848 meters so that you have got to be very careful while you plan your Trek right here. Relying upon places, you consult with and the climatic conditions that may range from arctic bloodless to tropical scorching. You can also need to carry garments those which could use each of the conditions. If you’re trekking within the curb altitudes less than 3000 meters mild t-shirts in the day time and a gentle down jacket for the night can be adequate. The climate within the mountains is very unpredictable, so it’s a good suggestion to carry a waterproof Jacket and a few heat clothes as things can trade very speedy on this a part of the world. For the night time which might be chilling cold within the mountains a down jacket or a heat fleece jacket and thermo-coats and pants shall be important. The advantage of traveling right here is if you come from a scorching country the place you employ warm garments very seldom, you’ve choices to rent down jackets, snow boots, snoozing bags and so on. At a very fair cost in Kathmandu itself.

  1. Sleeping bag – although you’re going for a Tea apartment trek we advise you to deliver a snoozing bag (Down-filled baggage, four seasons or – 20-Degree Celsius) because of the nights may be tremendously cold, and you may also want one even inside of a tea house. For tents, we can provide an excellent one.
  2. Sleeping bag liner (interior set) – this can be a small item but will also be useful within the mountains, and it gives you extra warmth inside the drowsing bag. When you’ve got your possess Thermosets, convey it.
  3. Daypack/Rucksack – Day pack is so that you can raise things like cameras, water bottles, jackets, etc. And another personal object you require. Preserve these things in the day pack and handover the relaxation of the luggage to the porters and please make sure you’ve gotten integrated the whole thing as we received meet the porters till we reach the overnight tenting website online or tea-apartment.
  4. Boots – Please bring boots of fine satisfaction because the mountain terrain is elaborate to walk generally. A good boot needs to provide ankle help, plenty of toe room for lengthy descents, a stiff sole and are ought to be gentle due to the fact with each step you carry your boot up.
  5. Socks – in the cities skinny socks will do for you but in the mountains deliver thick warm socks at the least four pairs depending upon the duration of the Trek.
  6. Slippers/Sandals – besides sneakers in the Trek you can also need a slipper to move round in the hotels or the periphery of the hotel as after an extended trek your ft must feel some air.
  7. Down Jacket – this is the essential thing while you go for a trek. That you can both carry it from a dwelling or hire it in Kathmandu and it’s now not high priced at all (USD 2 per day minimum).
  8. Wind/Rain Jacket – Get s set of water-resistant and breathable rain jacket as there might be occasional rainfalls within the high mountains. Plastic ponchos can be used, but they don’t seem to believe very precious.
  9. First-aid Package – even though the trek consultant could have a first aid kit, you can elevate few medicines that you just might in finding indispensable to carry.
  • Fleece/sweat pants
  • Daywear shirt
  • Trekking pants
  • Wind pants
  • Underwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Mittens/Gloves
  • Water bottle
  • Torch Light
  • Toiletries and odds and ends
  • Towel
  • Moisturizer
  • Camera/Notebook/Pen
  • Video camera
  • Some reading materials (Magazines, Novels, etc.)
  • Money pouch/belt/inside pocket
  • Snow gaiters
  • Snacks and nutrition

Which you could readily rent matters required for trekking reminiscent of sleeping bags, down Jackets, Boots and different apparatus in Kathmandu. Thamel as there are lots of shops that offer revenue and rent each. That you may opt for what to rent, in the event, you don’t wish to carry it from dwelling after arriving here as we will be able to aid you before you start the trek. Our trek advisor will lead you to one of the crucial stores with massive stocks of trekking components and bargain for you as well.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Travel Destination: Nepal/Annapurna Region
  • Group Size: 2 Pax Minimum
  • Trek Day: 3 Days
  • Transfer: Land Transfer/Trek
  • Trip Type:Easy
  • Meal: Restaurant and Tea House
  • Accommodation: Hotel/Tea House
  • Maximum Altitude: 1940M
  • Best Season: Round The Year.
  • Trips Cover - Return Airport Transfer, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Pothana Phedi, Dhampus, Ghandruk, Deurali, Modi Khola River, All Permission Fees and All Government Taxes.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Once arrival in Kathmandu Nebula Travels and Tours representative meet and transfer to hotel. Late-night entertainment stroll in Thamel, a popular touristic location in Kathmandu and a bustling bazaar which presents a glimpse of Nepal's brilliant ethnic tradition after that overnight at the hotel.

Day 02: Explore Kathmandu,
Day 02: Explore Kathmandu,

Explore Kathmandu, Kathmandu has particular surroundings throughout the early morning hours when the town is slowly coming to lifestyles yet no longer too chaotic. It can be a quality time to stroll and explore the streets or have a tea overlooking one of the most famous Kathmandu Durbar Squares. There are many ways you can spend the day given the numerous beautiful sights around Kathmandu. At around evening, move out for dinner at one of the most city's great eateries, or your professional can organize a residence-cooked dinner with a local family and overnight at the hotel.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara,
Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara,

Kathmandu to Pokhara, and Trek to Pothana (1890M). Early morning breakfast at the hotel, drive to Kathmandu airport to fly to Pokhara. Upon arrival, a Jeep/Bus will be ready to transfer you to Phedi the situation trek starts evolved in the direction of Pothana. The trail ascends via forests of rhododendron, magnolia, oak, sandalwood, and pine except you attain the village called Dhampus. This is a reputable Gurung village, which offers you a possibility to appear at the impressive views of the Annapurna range, as well as awesome peaks like Lamjung Himalaya. From Dhampus, the path continues to ascend along a stone-paved path through more forests and mossy bushes. As you get to the of Pothana village, you will discover a variety of trekker amenities together with shops, teahouses, and eateries. Chill out and benefit from the fabulous mountain views and overnight at teahouse.

Day 04: Pothana to Ghandruk (1940M).
Day 04: Pothana to Ghandruk (1940M).

Pothana to Ghandruk (1940M). After breakfast, trek to the larger Gurung village of Ghandruk. The morning part of the trek is a gradual ascent about an hour except you get to Deurali, which passes through lush forests with terrific views of the Annapurna, Manaslu, and Mardi Himalaya. Leaving Deurali, you can begin a steep trek downwards to reach Tolkha, an attractive ethnic Gurung village. To arrive at the next vacation spot, Landruk, a further ethnic village, the path is a more gradual descent passing by way of terraces and few settlements. From right here, continue a steeper descent that strikes downwards to the Modi Khola River. You will pass an iron bridge main you to a steep uphill that subsequently reaches Ghandruk with outstanding panoramas of the Himalayas. You'll be able to stay overnight on this trekker hub with its many teahouses, eateries, and stores to inventory up on sundry items. Make an effort to visit the Gurung museum, a tiny exhibit in an ancient ordinary condominium made from stone slabs the place you can be taught about the history and the neighborhood lifestyle and overnight at teahouse.

Day 05: Ghandruk to Nayapul,
Day 05: Ghandruk to Nayapul,

Ghandruk to Nayapul, then transfer from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Today in Ghandruk with an early morning breakfast after which trek prior small villages and picturesque rice fields to arrive Nayapul. Once we arrive, you will meet your jeep transfer waiting to take you again to Pokhara. The place you'll be able to catch a flight back to Kathmandu. The leisure of the afternoon and evening is yours to enjoy at leisure. Which you can retailer for souvenirs or explore the capital's streets on foot, bicycle, or rickshaw, seeing anything you will have overlooked on the opening of your go back and forth. You may find multiple options for dinner around your hotel as per your choices and overnight at the hotel.

Day 06: Departure Day/Tour End
Day 06: Departure Day/Tour End

After breakfast at the hotel, wait until your airport time to catch your flight from Tribhuvan International Airport.

Included/Excluded

  • All arrival and departure transfer to/from airport domestic and international.
  • 03 overnight accommodations at 3-star hotel in Kathmandu on BB Twin sharing basis.
  • 02 Night lodge-based trek on a full board basis (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner).
  • Accommodation at a tea house during trek
  • 01 government licensed and friendly trek guide during the trek with potters to carry luggage.
  • ACAP permit (Annapurna Conversation Area Project)
  • TIMS Permit (Trekkers Information Management System)
  • Three times tea/coffee per day during the trek
  • Pokhara to Phedi drive (Trek Start Point)
  • Nayapul to Pokhara drive (Trek end Point)
  • Farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with live cultural show.
  • All government and applicable local taxes.
  • Personal nature expenses such as alcohol, telephone bills, laundry services etc.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Your Travel insurance (not compulsory).
  • Air cargo charge for personal luggage above than airlines rule.
  • Porters and Guide Tipping.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Any Domestic and International Airfare.
  • Any extra cost arising from bad weather, unfavorable circumstances (road blockage, landslide, flight cancellation, etc.
  • Early Check-in and Late Check-out
  • 10% supplement for arrival/departure transfer after 10:00 PM and before 07:00 AM.
  • If City / Resort Fees / Tourist taxes are applicable, then the same will be Payable directly at Hotel /Apartment/Lodge.

Tour's Location

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FAQs

What are the features of this trek?
It is a moderate Annapurna foothills trek that offers a firsthand experience of Gurung culture and traditions.
Type of trek?
It is a tea house based trek.
What type of permit will be required for a trek in this area?
We have included all the permit fees in our cost and we will prepare all the permits on behalf of our guest.
Please specify regarding accessibility?
There is good accessibility of roads to start and end of the trek.
Major attractions?
Gurung culture, Splendid Mountain View, fascinating scenery, etc. are major attractions of this trip.

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Anuradha Verma

April 23, 2020

Prefect for Short Trekkers

Really good. It can be my choice agent next time I visit in Nepal. Affordable price. Everything are work properly. Excellent operation and very cooperative... Read more
Really good. It can be my choice agent next time I visit in Nepal. Affordable price. Everything are work properly. Excellent operation and very cooperative staff including guide during the tour. Dedicated and professional travel agent. It was great experience during our 6 Days Ghandruk Trek, Thanks Nebula and your entire team. Less
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