Ghale Gaun Village Homestay Experience

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  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • duration 5 days
  • tour type Private
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu, Nepal
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • See breathtaking views of the western Himalayas
  • Experience Gurung culture firsthand
  • Admire the pristine landscape surrounding Ghale Gaun
  • Enjoy performances of traditional Gurung music and dance
Homestay has emerged as a popular form of accommodation in Nepal in recent years, especially since it provides an immersive, firsthand experience of local cultures to travelers who stay in the homes of the people rather than in hotels and lodges along a route.

Join us on this five-day guided trip to Ghale Gaun and travel to one of the most popular homestay villages in Nepal that is also known for preserving its authentic Gurung culture. We will meet you at the airport in Kathmandu on arrival and drive you to your hotel in the city. The journey begins on the second day when you head for Beshisahar, one of the entry points for those looking to explore the Annapurna region, followed by a drive to Ghale Gaun. Spend the third day of the trip exploring the surrounding areas and learning more about the people and their culture before leaving for Kathmandu the next day.

Situated at the altitude of 2,095 metres, Ghale Gaun has emerged as one of the most popular destinations for both domestic and international travelers looking to experience local culture while enjoying beautiful scenery around. Some of the mountains that you can see from this beautiful village are Machapuchare, Annapurna II, Annapurna, Annapurna IV, Lamjung Himal, Himalchuli and Bouddha Himal.

Adding to is popularity is the way the locals have preserved their culture despite all odds. Traditional customs are still followed during births, deaths, marriages and other rituals, while age-old song-and-dance forms like jyaure, serka, dohori, ghatu, sorathi, jankri, etc, are performed on various occasions accompanied by different musical instruments.

If you are looking for an opportunity to escape from the hustle and bustle of Nepal's cities and explore the hidden wonders of its villages, then this is an ideal trip for you. For more details, please go through the itinerary below.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT ICICLES ADVENTURE TREKS AND TOURS PVT LTD
5 - Excellent
Based on 68 reviews
Weiyi's review for another Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours Pvt Ltd tour
5 - Excellent
  • Weiyi
  • From China
  • On Dec 30 2017
“If you have 15~18 days to spare, you can't go wrong with this world's most famous and classical trek. You would experience a vast diversity both landscape wise and culture wise. Icicles Adventure did a great job arranging for the logistics. And our guide Tika was very responsible and friendly for taking care everything along the whole trek.”
Review for another Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours Pvt Ltd tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From USA
  • On Apr 17 2017
“This trek was amazing and highly recommended. The scenery is breathtaking and the people are warm and welcoming throughout.”
Leonard's review for another Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours Pvt Ltd tour
5 - Excellent
  • Leonard
  • From New Zealand
  • On Apr 28 2017
“The Annapurna circuit is a great trek, but can be very taxing especially if you don't have good support and well trained guides. We were very fortunate to have both with support from Icicle adventure treks and knowledgable guide and porter. Our trek was for 21 days. We would highly recommend this trek and company, the scenery is stunning in every direction.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu
  • Day 2: Drive to Beshisahar and then to Ghale Gaun
  • Day 3: Explore Ghale Gaun
  • Day 4: Drive from Ghale Gaun to Kathmandu
  • Day 5: Kathmandu departure
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Pickup and drop-off transfer on the first and the last day of the tour
  • Meals: 1 breakfast only
  • Two nights’ accommodation on a twin-share basis at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu
  • Best available homestay accommodation (twin-share) during the trip
  • A professional, English-speaking guide
  • Kathmandu to Beshishahar and Beshishahar to Kathmandu public bus tickets
  • A duffle bag, sleeping bag and a down jacket for personal use during the trip (must be returned after the tour is over)
  • A t-shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificate from Icicles Adventure
  • A first aid kit
  • TIMS card and Annapurna Conservation Area permit
  • All government taxes
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Nepal visa fees
  • International airfare
  • Travel insurance
  • Extra accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure or early return
  • Meals not included on the itinerary
  • All kind of drinks (hot, cold and alcoholic)
  • Personal expenses such as phone calls, laundry, battery recharge, bottled or boiled water, hot shower, etc
  • Anything mentioned optional on the itinerary
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CANCELLATION

Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.

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