Ghandruk Village Comfort Trek

The Ghandruk Village Comfort Trek is one of the shortest and best trekking adventures that take place in the renowned Annapurna region of Nepal. The Ghandruk is a low altitude hillside village that is resided in the elevation of 2500 meters above sea level. The world famous Poon Hill viewpoint is resided on the Ghorepani region which is on the way to Ghandruk. The Ghandruk region is a original solitary Himalayan settlement that is untouched, untamed and unspoiled from the modern day civilization. The village of Ghandruk is populated by native Trans-Himialaya civilization of mixed ethnic race of Hindu – Tibetan- Buddhism culture and society known to world as Gurungs. The Ghandruk region is deep sub tropical valley full of exotic flora and fauna like birds, rhododendron and best viewpoint places for Annapurna and Dhawalagiri Himalayas. The village of Ghandruk is established and decorated by native Gurung civilization with their traditional language, culture, customs, religion and way of life. These Gurung are famous for their bravery and are the mainstays of British Gurkha Regiments and most of the villagers join the British Army to carry on their traditional triumph and pride. The background setting of Annapurna Himalayas and Dhaulagiri Himalayas has given the enchanting nature of lush region of Ghandruk a gorgeous beauty that wins the hearts of tourists.

This deluxe Ghandruk Village Comfort Trek is based on ease of travel and comforts of travelers who want to enjoy the trip not get exhausted every day due to strenuous walking. The guided tour to interesting places of Kathmandu city and Pokhara city comes as a refreshment sightseeing activities where the travelers can do shopping, enjoy local cuisine, local drive or any other means of enjoyment.  The Ghandruk Village Comfort Trek comes with deluxe packages of cultural shows, traditional dance event, and look in to religious centers along with trip to heritage sites of local government and UNESCO prescribed tourist sites that will provide the insights of Nepal and its cultural and its traditional society. The travelers are accommodated in the deluxe hotels and lodges along with deluxe transportation service till the last ground where vehicle can reach. The travelers are offered with unparalleled deluxe and luxury services cutting off all the hardships of walking and scarcity of rural regions by boarding on luxury Resorts and private Jungle Loges with large area of coverage.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Kathmandu transfer Gokarna Forest Resort

Day 2: Visit Kathmandu and Swayambhunath-Gokarna Forest Resort (F)

Day 3: Fly to Pokhara, trip on the Lakeside- Atithi Resort ( F)

Day 4: Lumle – Birethanti ( 1,000 M)- Sanctuary Lodge ( B,L,D)

Day 5: Trek and hike up to Ghandruk Village (2,000 M)- Himalaya Lodge/Gurung Cottage (B,L,D)

Day 6: Village Excursion day – Himalaya Lodge/Gurung Cottage (B,L,D)

Day 7: Back towards Birethanti- Sanctuary Lodge (B,L,D)

Day 8: Hike from Birethanti to Majgaun- Gurung Lodge (BLD)

Day 9: Hike to Dhampus vai Potana – Basanta Lodge/Similar (B, L, D)

Day 10: Trek to Suiketh – Flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu – Bhaktapur Heritage Hotel

Day 11: Visit Bhaktapur- Heritage Hotel (F)

Day 12: Excursion to Bhaktapur.-Heritage Hotel (FA)

Day 13. Departure to Home

Include Exclude

Cost Includes:

(1) All Airport – Hotel – Airport transfers (Pick up and drop)

(2) 3 porters, guide + 2 guest drive to Benishar by local bus than again drive local jeep to Koto including luggage transport

3 night’s hotel in Kathmandu, B/B plan
1 night hotel in Pokhara, B/B plan
Nar phu Special Permit
Upper Mustang Restricted area fees
Annapurna Conservation area fee, and applicable permits & taxes
Camping Equipments – Tents, Mattresses Food: 3 meals a day during the trekking day, tea and coffee
Twin sharing accommodation in tea house/lodge
English speaking experienced Guide who has been there
2 clients: 1 porter for carrying loads
Nepali staffs wages, daily allowances and insurance
Flight: Jomsom – Pokhara,
Guide flight from Jomsom to Pokhara
Airport taxes
3 porters from Jomsom to Kathmandu
Rescue evacuation co-ordination (covered by your travel insurance) All transportation as per the itinerary

Cost Excludes

International air ticket and airport taxes
Lunch and dinner while stay in Kathmandu
Personal Trekking Equipments for trek
All expenses of personal nature like: bar and beverages bills, telephone calls etc
Personal Travel insurance
Staffs tips