Welcome Dinner and Breakfast During City Tours
Teahouses during trek and 3 – star hotels during a city tour
Group size: 2 to 12
Max-Altitude: 1940 m
Fitness level: Low
Arrival At: Kathmandu
Departure From: Kathmandu
Meals: Welcome Dinner and Breakfast During City Tours
Accommodation: Teahouses during trek and 3 – star hotels during a city tour
Many holidays are driven to the amount of regain and recreation. Nepal Big Mountain wants you to join the eight days easy trek to Ghandruk village. This trek will get you to interact with new people and belong to a different lifestyle both ethnic groups wise and away from the city life. It is really endearing to be near to the mesmerizing natural beauty to cool off.
You have the ultimate chance to engage yourself in sightseeing in Kathmandu that calms you for the trek further. You can tell by the temple, stupa and the durbar square area that Nepal is rich in the beauty and history, which will gather your worth for your visit.
Next, you move to the city
Pokhara where you can enjoy your moments in the lakeside. Pokhara rich in its water resources utilizes its gift of nature as a major tourist attraction. Prospects for boating are provided to tourists in the rich Fewa Lake. It could be your next possible destination. A religious place, Tal Barahi situated in the middle of the lake amazes native as well as international tourists.
Phedi and Dhampus assist you to view the two top 10 highest mountain peaks in the world, Annapurna and Macchapuchre. Along with enjoying the scenery, you will also be able to observe the forests and countryside of traditional Nepal. It is a short hike that could raise the interest of many tourists.
Moreover, the main attraction of this trek is the Ghandruk village. Ghandruk village tour is the most sought tour in the Pokhara as it covers the extravagant nature and the rich cultures of various ethnic groups of Nepal. The lifestyle of the people living in the area attracts a lot of tourists every year. This is your chance to go for the trekking area famous for its undeniable beauty. You can interact with the inhabitants and try out their cultural dresses as well as their food.
With this, you can say that this trek is the shortest trek with the least difficulty and great views as well as perfect utilization of your time for holidays to explore. Nepal Big Mountain waits for your decision to be a part of it.
Do check out our packages for
Langtang and Manaslu Regions trekking.
Included in the Cost
Experienced English/Chinese/Spanish/Hindi speaking tour guide Guide fees, government taxes and office service charges Welcome dinner – Nepali cultural cuisine with a cultural dance performance All entrance fees Sim Card Airport pickups, transfers to hotel and drops in a private vehicle All transportation charges as mentioned in the itinerary 1 porter per 2 pax One bottle of mineral water daily during a city tour All accommodations throughout the journey in twin sharing basis Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) and National Park Entry Permits Teahouse accommodation during the trek on twin sharing basis General first aid kits
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu (Altitude 1400 m)
Day 2: Drive to Pokhara (5-6 hours ride)
Day 3: Drive to Nayapul and hike to Ghandruk
Day 4: Trek back to Pokhara
Day 5: Drive from Pokhara to Phedi and trek to Dhampus (Altitude 800 m)
Day 6: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 7: Departure Day
You stay at the 3-star hotel in all cities and teahouses throughout the tour. All accommodations are on a twin-sharing basis. After the tour, you can take a hot water bath in the hotel and recreate yourself for the amazing tour that awaits you the next day. Activities may include enjoying a drink in the bar with your new travel friends and exploring the unique service every hotel provides. The stay in teahouses will be in a calm and cosy lodge with Wi-Fi so that you can watch YouTube vlogs and other sites of your choice. The bakery is the attraction of teahouses where you can choose from various sweet dishes. You can feel the natural beauty of the place through the serene hotel in a quiet environment away from the city pollution.
You can upgrade your room and hotel with a reasonable extra charge. However, it might be difficult to find a single room at higher elevations.
The meals also provide you with a slight pinch of cultural taste. It comprises of welcome dinner and breakfast. Firstly, welcome embraces the refreshments after you reach the arrival destination, Kathmandu. Secondly, you can enjoy the traditional
Nepali cuisine that is a blend of rice, lentils, vegetables, and pickle. We respect and provide the choice of vegetarian or non-vegetarian food. Lastly, breakfast consists of organic tea or fresh plump of organic fruits. You are given a choice of a range of bakeries and cookies. Breakfasts are only provided in the city tours.
The trip excludes lunch and dinner so that you can explore the multiple choices of cuisines in Nepal without being bound by the travel agency. However, you can choose meals according to your preferences excluding the provision at your own expense.
Nepal Big Mountain also provides a provision of lunch and dinner for the minimum amount of extra USD 25 per person per day for city tours. In addition to it, during the trekking period, for the prerequisites of breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the minimum amount of extra USD 40 per person per day is provided such that you have the convenience of easy access to meals throughout the trek.
Physical Condition & Experience Requirements
Any interested aspirant can join the trip since it includes a short distance walk only. There is maximum convenience for the people who travel. Main pros of this trip are that it is suitable for any being who is an enthusiast on the tour for a meaningful trip. However, the traveller must specify any kinds of sickness, diseases or phobias before the trip because Nepal Big Mountain believes every traveller needs to be under perfect care and guidance to enjoy the trip with the best convenience possible.
Children above 5 years, youngsters, adults, or elders, anyone is welcomed with open arms. In spite of this, the children and elders are to be under the guidance of their guardian.
People with severe premedical conditions must consult their doctors and inform Nepal Big Mountain before the trip.
Best Time to Travel
The trip is a blend of adventure and culture in a short with great comfort. There is a rush of tourists during their vacations. It is recommended that you visit in the month of
September- November as you can enjoy the spring weather with the biggest occasion of Nepal that lasts a month, Dashain and Tihar. The months of December- January will help you to connect more with the Gurung community and celebrate the upcoming New Year, Tamu Lhosar with them.
The choice of these months will give you a great chance to view the beauty of Himalayas at their best. There are blooming flowers in this season. The trail will be colourful and eye-catching giving you a different level of energy during these months.
Altogether, this is a trip of eight days eight nights. However, if you are interested in customized trips, contact us.
You can get some concession for group booking. Please contact Nepal Big Mountain for the group rates via email to . You must specify any kinds of a health condition that may have a negative effect on the traveller at an earlier stage before booking. firstname.lastname@example.org
This trip will provide you with the opportunity to wander around the wonderful city – Pokhara. You will be able to view the world’s tenth highest peak, Annapurna during the trip. Along with it, you will be associated with the wonderful Ghandruk village where you can encounter the Gurungs, Magars, and Thakalis.