Ghale Gaun and Bhujung Homestay - 7 Days

Overview

Ghale gaun is the perfect destination for a Homestay if one is interested to explore the typical Nepalese lifestyle of the warrior ethic Gurung tribe. Ghale Gaun is situated at an altitude of 2070m from sea level is only 205km northwest of Kathmandu and 125km northeast of Pokhara has houses about 115 and the majority of inhabitants are Gurungs or Ghale. Ghale Gaun is a wonderful destination for homestay. Ghale Gaun homestay is promoting unique village tourism and practices sustainable community-based hospitality. Ghale Gaun homestay route as a part of the trek offers a tremendous view of breathtaking peaks of Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Himalchuli, Bouddha Himal, Mt, Manaslu, Annapurna South, Fishtail Mountain, Lamjung Himal etc. Ghale Gaun village homestay offers a real opportunity to become a part of local traditional culture. Ghale Gaun villagers will welcome you with warm greetings where we can see local hospitality services. Ethnic food, traditional handicrafts, Gurung culture, Gurung Museum, panoramic mountains views, and natural sceneries are the prime attraction of the Ghale Gaun homestay. Traditional cultural dances like the Jhyaure, Serka, Dohori, Ghantu dance, Ghyabring, Krishna Charitra and Jhakri are performed on various occasions and tourists love these dances in Ghale Gaun homestay.

Trip Highlights

  • Visit the beautiful smart villages of the Annapurna region
  • Enjoy the stunning view of mountains like- Buddha Himal, Himchuli, Manaslu, Mt. Lamjung, Annapurna II, Mt. Machhapuchhre and Annapurna South from the view tower
  • Experience the local village life of Gurung people of the village staying on homestay
  • Visit to Khewadi Monastery, Uttarkanya Temple, Tea Garden, Saat kuwa, Gurung Museum

Itinerary

  • Day 1:
    Arrive at Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel

    Our representative will meet at the arrival gate with a signboard for Mandala Holidays. Then you will be escorted to your selected hotel. The rest of the day can be spent at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.

  • Day 2:
    Sightseeing of cultural UNESCO world heritage sites around Kathmandu

    Today is the auspicious day of our tour. We visit some of the cultural UNESCO world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley. Swayambhu, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudha and Pashupatinath would be our touring destinations today. These heritages are the live reflector of the religious integrity and architectural wealth of Nepal. After the time you will get brief about the tour.

  • Day 3:
    Kathmandu to Ghale Gaun via Besishar

    Meet your tour guide in the lobby of your hotel at 6:00 am so that you may begin your 7-hour drive to Ghale Gaun. During the drive, observe the spectacular views of village life and high snow-capped mountains. The natural beauty will astound you and leave you speechless. Upon your arrival, attend a welcome program, organized by the mother group of Ghale Guan. Overnight: Ghale Guan Homestay.

  • Day 4:
    Ghale Guan to Bhujung

    In the early morning, enjoy a 5-minute walk to the local tower for an incredible view of the sunrise and mountains such as the Manaslu range, Annapurna, and Iamjumg Himal. Head back to the house afterwards and enjoy a prepared breakfast. Once you are full, you will begin a sightseeing tour of the village with your guide. Break for lunch, then begin a 2-hour hike to another Gurung village named Bhujung, known for wild bee hunting. Along the way, you will see the historical Uttarkanya Temple and the tea garden. Explore the area upon your arrival before concluding your night with dinner. Overnight: Bhujung Homestay.

  • Day 5:
    Bhujung to Ghalegaun

    After breakfast, partake in more sightseeing of the village. Once that is done, have lunch and begin your hike back to Ghale Guan. Spend the rest of the afternoon at your leisure before witnessing a cultural show at either the youth club or the mother’s group. Overnight at Ghalegaaun Homestay.

  • Day 6:
    Ghalegaun to Kathmandu

    Have breakfast, then attend your farewell ceremony organized by the mother group before your drive back to Kathmandu. Enjoy lunch on the way to Besisahar before you are returned to your Kathmandu accommodations. Mandala Holidays Organized the best hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Day 7:
    Final Departure

    At about 3 hours prior to your flight time, we will escort you to the airport to fly to your onward destination. Mandala Holidays family wishes you the best time ahead. If you prefer to stay longer, you can go for short tours such as jungle safari at National parks, rafting, mountain biking etc.

Inclusions/Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Arrival and Departure Airport transfers
  • Guided Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley
  • Sightseeing and Kathmandu - Ghalegaaun - Kathmandu Transfer by private vehicle
  • English speaking professional Tour guide
  • 3-nights accommodation in Kathmandu on BB Basis
  • English speaking professional Trek guide
  • 2-nights accommodation in Homestay in Ghalegaun on AP basis
  • 1-night accommodation in Homestay Bhujung on AP basis
  • All accommodations on Twin Sharing Basis
  • Farewell Gala Dinner
  • First Aid Kit
  • Monumental Site entry permit, ACAP & TIMS
  • Salary, Insurance of Trek Guide
  • Nepal Government Tax, VAT and Company Service Charge

Exclusions

  • Lunch and Dinner during stay in Kathmandu
  • Nepal entry Visa Cost
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel Insurance and Rescue (It is necessary in case of emergency)
  • Extended Stay due to any natural disaster
  • Anything not included in inclusions

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Ghale Gaun and Bhujung Homestay

Trip Facts

  • Bus/Jeep
  • min 5 pax
  • 2020 m
  • Homestay
  • March, April, May, Aug, Sep, Oct & Nov
  • Honestay Tour
  • ACAP & TIMS