Ghalegaon and Ghanpokhara Village Trek
Ghalegaon and Ghanpokhara Village Trek is the most popular trekking route for the trekker’s one of the top ten trekking trails of the world. It offers excellent view of the three peaks over (8,000m.) walking through the rhododendron forest and the deepest Kaligandaki gorge in the world add spice to this trip. Other specialties are cultural life of different ethnic groups.
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Ghalegaon & Ghanpokhara Village Trek
Trip Duration:9 days
Max. Altitude: 1900m
Season: Sep - May
Accommodation: 2 nights in Kathmandu,1 nights in Pokhara & 5 nights in trekking lodge
Transportation: Tourist bus or private vehicle or Flight
Group Size: Min 2 pax
# Arrival & Departure as per itinerary
# Twin Sharing accommodation in 2 Star& 4 Star in Kathmandu & Pokhara with Breakfast
# Kathmandu Pokhara kathmandu in Tourist Bus/Flight
# Jomsom Pokhara Drive or fly
# All necessary Permit during sightseeing and trekking
# Escorted with English speaking guide during sightseeing and trekking
# one Porter between two each two person during trek.
# Accomodation & 3 meals during tea house trek
# food, accommodation ,salary & insurance of guide and Porters
# International Airfare
# Nepal Visa fee (US$ 40 per person for 30 days)
# Airport Departure taxes/Excess baggage charges.
# Lunch/Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
# Travel Insurance
# Medical evacuation in case of emergency.
# Personal spending money.
#Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
# Tips, any expenses of personal nature, client's insurance
# Items of personal nature i.e. Soft/hard drinks, Tips etc.
# Expenses incurred due to mishaps, landslide, strikes, political unrest etc. In such case extra will be charged as per actual
Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region we cannot guarantee it! Weather conditions and the health of trekkers can all contribute to changes. The guides and their Sherpa assistants will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.
Accommodation on the trek & Food
You will be accommodated in lodges during tea house trek & tent in camping trek . Typical food available for lunch and dinner is Nepali rice & lentils, pasta, potato dishes, soups or pizzas. Delicious pancakes, porridge, toast and eggs are the main breakfast fare, while tea, coffee and hot chocolate are always available. You will probably be pleasantly surprised at the variety of food at the lodges.
There are a lot of steep ascents and descents on the trek and a good level of fitness is required. Some days you may be required to walk up to six hours. Please note that the estimated walking time each day will vary according to the overall fitness of the group and weather conditions.
Footwear & Clothing: Bring well broken-in walking shoes, suitable for snow; thick socks, light socks, camp shoes; down or fiber filled waterproof jacket and pants; sweater or fleece jacket; underwear; warm and cotton or polypropylene pants or jeans; shirts and T-shirts; shorts; long underwear; wool hat; sun hat; gloves; bathing suit; comfortable track/gym suit.
|City||Per Adult / Single Room||Per Adult / Double / Triple Room||Child Without Bed||Child With Bed|
|Kathmandu||USD USD $ 30||USD USD $ 30||USD USD $ 65||USD USD $ 75|
|Pokhara||USD USD $ 30||USD USD $ 30||USD USD $ 65||USD USD $ 75|
Kathmandu arrival (1350m) & Overnight in Hotel
Welcome to Kathmandu, the capital city of the Himalayan kingdom of Nepal.You will be met on airport and transferred to your hotel. After the arrival, the group will be formally introduced to Guide for the activities over the next few days. One should pay attention in particular to the safety aspects of the briefing. Any questions or doubts should be asked and clarified at this time. We check your insurance details and other requirement for your trekking.
Drive to Beshisahar by public bus/touristVan/Car.
Time 6 hours. Stay overnight at Thorong Peak GuestHouse at the end of Beshihar Bazaar. Afternoon explore around Beshisahar Bazaar.
After breakfast, trek to Galegaon. Time 5 hours
Lunch at Baglungpani. Overnight at Galegaon Resort. Afternoon village tour around Galegaon Area. Sunset view from view point ridge. Cultural Dance Programme in the evening.
Sunrise view programme early in the morning.
After breakfast, visit to Ghanpokhara. Time 30 minutes walk. Back to Galegaon to have lunch. After lunch, trek to Bhujung. Time 3 hours. Overnight at Bhujung. Afternoon village tours and visit to Gale King's Palace. Cultural Dance Programme in the evening.
After breakfast, trek to Pasgaon. Time 4 and half-hours
Overnight stay at Pasgaon. After arrival lunch at Pasgaon. Afternoon Village Tour, visit to Karma Chholing Monastery and hike to Singdi Village. Cultural Dance Programme in the evening.
After breakfast, trek to Thumshikot by Madhi river.
Time 6 hours. Overnight stay at Thumshikot. Before heading down to Thumshikot, enjoy the glimpse of Annapurna range of Himalayas from Mijuredanda.
Drive to Pokhara by public bus/tourist bus/Van/Car.
Time 2 hours. Drive via Majthan, Kalikathan and through Bijayapur to Pokhara. End trek and overnight stay at Pokhara or drive or fly to Kathmandu the same day.
Pokhara -Kathmandu .Overnight in Hotel B
Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist mini bus that takes about six hours. While driving from Pokhara to Kathmandu, you head up to Damauli,, Dumre, Muglin and Kurintar where the Nepal's first Cable car is operated to reach to Manakamana Temple. En route, you could enjoy the mountain views, green sceneries, rice terrace fields, vegetable fields and people being engaged in their daily life activities. From Naubishe you climb up to Thankot, the gateway to capital city. In the evening we will drive you for farewell dinner with cultural dance.
All too soon it's time to bid Nepal farewell and one realizes that we can never be intimate, only acquainted with this amazing adventure kingdom