Ghale Gaun Home stay (an altitude of 2016 m) is a beautiful valley situated in the Lamjung district lying approx 205 km northwest of Kathmandu and approx 12.5 km northeast of Pokhara. Ghale Gaun is very famous amongst those travelers who are keen to explore the countryside lifestyle of the Nepalese people and would like to make their travel arrangements with the local people. The village is one of the indigenous communities by Gurung communities. Not only is Ghale gun famous to explore the Gurung culture, it also is filled with the breathtaking view of the mountains including Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7939m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Machhapuchhare (6693m), Manaslu Himal, Lamjung Himal, Bouddha Himal (6974m) and Himalchuli (6747m). Villagers are very welcoming and you will get to learn a lot about their customs and cultures along with the local delicacy. Local food, Gurung Museum, handicrafts, Gurung culture, spectacular mountains view is some of the prime attraction of the Ghale Gaun Village Home stay.
Why Ghale Gaun?
Besides experience astounding peaks, the warm and sincere hospitality of the Gurung community is also bound to overwhelm the visitors. They welcome you with red tika and garland. The concept of “Atithi Devo Bhawa (Guest are regarded as God)” is completely followed by the habitat of this village. In addition, the life-style of the village truly reflects an exotic living ethnic tradition and culture. The visitors are provided with simple but comfortable accommodation alone with cooked meal in village’s house and are treated as the family member not the outsider as well as clean toilet facilities. They farewell you in their own way with songs and famous dance among the Gurung community knows as “Ghatu” it’s another charming part that will remain in your hearts forever.
Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Beshishar (171km)
Day 3: Drive and trek to Ghale Gaun via Khudi. 5 hrs
Day 4: At Ghale Gaun for local exploration
Day 5: Trek to Bhujung via Ghan- Pokhara 3 – 4 hrs
Day 6: Trek to Pasgaun 3 – 4 hrs
Day 7: Trek to Thunsikot 5- 6 hrs
Day 8: Day 08: Trek to Begnas Tal & Pokhara with 40 minutes drive
Day 9: Transfer to Airport for the flight back to Kathmandu.