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Balthali Village Trek for Families

6 Days

Trip Highlights

  • Short hike between spectacular Himalayan views
  • Explore Newari architecture in the village of Panauti
  • Monastery of Namo Buddha, one of Buddhism explore
  • Standard accommodation and Organic food with short hike

Balthali Village Trail is the shortest and closest trek from Kathmandu Valley. It takes you to the beautiful village of Balthali to experience the Nepalese rural lifestyle and appreciate the pristine nature. Balthali village is located near the ancient Newari city of Panauti. Balthali is a quiet village inhabited by the Tamang and Brahmin castes who follow a traditional rural lifestyle. Surrounded by pine and sal forests, Balthali village offers a panoramic view of the Himal peaks and the Himalayan range. Spending a day or two in this peaceful village will be a great peaceful respite from the busy crowded city life.

The trek to Balthali village also includes a visit to Dhulikhel, a breathtaking view of the majestic Annapurna, Gauri Shankar and Langtang glaciers. Along with Namo Buddha and Panauti. Namo Buddha is believed to be a holy place where Shakyamuni Buddha sacrificed his flesh to feed a hungry tiger in his previous incarnation. Similarly, you will also tour the old city of Panauti and learn about Newari art, architecture, lifestyle and their food. Finally Kathmandu then Home!

Trip Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu Airport [1,350m/4,430ft] and transfer to hotel.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhulikhel and trek to Namo Buddha [1,750m/5,741ft], 3-4 hours
Day 3: Trek from Namo Buddha to Balthali [1,580 m/5,184ft], 3-4 hours
Day 4: Explore to the around Bal Thali Village, 3-4 hours
Day 5: Trek from Balthali to Panauti [1504m/4934ft] and drive to Kathmandu, around 3-4 hours
Day 6: International departure

Special Note:
If this itinerary does not suit your needs or you want to customize it, Tell us about your trip requirement. At your request, we offer you. We’ll work together to customize your trip to meet your exact requirement so that you have a memorable trip.

Price Details For Trip

  • The cost of this trek depends on the group size.
  • The can be different numbers of Guide and Porters.
  • The cost depends on request category hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • The cost depends on Mode of transportation (Private Car or Public bus)
  • Please contact us for up to Date, Cost and the Duration.

Cost Inclusion

  • Kathmandu Airport Pickup/Drop on Arrival/Departure
  • Accommodation at tourist category hotels for 2 nights in Kathmandu.
  • All ground transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Teahouse/Homestay, clean and cozy accommodation throughout the trek.
  • Meals throughout the trekking (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and tea, coffee).
  • Snacks (cookies) and seasonal fresh fruits each day.
  • An experienced, expert, helpful and friendly Guide.
  • Full support guide crew with 1 porter for every 2 trekkers.
  • Cost of guide and porter - food, insurance, salary, lodging, transportation, and other necessary equipment.
  • Shivapuri National park entrance entry fee.
  • Trekking map of this route for groups.
  • All government, local taxes, and official expenses.
  • Farewell dinner before departure.

Cost Exclusion

  • International Airfare and Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu (“Except farewell dinner" in Kathmandu)
  • Personal expenses (shopping and snacks, alcohol, Wi-Fi, telephone call, battery re-charge fee, extra porters, etc
  • Personal clothing and trekking gear.
  • Tips, gifts, souvenirs for involved trekking staff.
  • All the costs and expenses, which are not listed in "What is included" above will be counted as excludes.

Equipment Checklist:

It is better to wash and use instead of bringing a lot of clothes. While choosing clothes to pack, pack clothes made of cotton/poly bend. Keep in mind to pack t-shirt, half pant, pant to stay in the summer and remember to pack shoes, slippers.

— Rain jacket/ Umbrella
— Water bottle
— Day sack
— Hand sanitizer
— Flash light
— Pocket Knife
— First aid supplies and medicine
— Camera
— Sunglasses
— Sunscreen cream
— Insect repellent
— Passport photocopy
— 4 copies of passport size photo (It will be better if — you have)
— Laptop/Ipad
— USB drive
— Books
— Ear plugs
— Pair of flip flops
— Toiletries

Trip Map

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Balthali Village Trek for Families

Trip Facts

  • 6 Days
  • Leisure
  • 1,750m/5,741ft.
  • Spring & Autumn
  • Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Comfortable Lodge
  • 2 Person

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