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Ghandruk Classic Village Trek - 8 Days

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Start Date End Date Status Cost
Guaranteed From € 1050

Trip Highlights
Annapurna conservation area project (ACAP)
Himalayan Views seen from Gandruk like,  Annapurna South, Machhapuchre (Fishtail) and Himchuli


Ghandruk Classic village trek for families is a fabulous trek for families. We can enjoy the astounding views of the Himalayas. We can create lifetime memories with our family in the lap of nature. Further, we can know about the families very closely being close to nature. This trek takes you to several Gurung villages hosting breathtaking panorama of the Annapurna massif. It gives a thrilling cultural and natural best experience. This is an easy trek so,any age group can go for this trek.
The trail of Ghandruk classic village trek  passes through many natural wonders, you will enjoy the gushing rivers, waterfalls, and oak rhododendron forests. The breathtaking views of the Himalayas will be a sight you will cherish throughout life. The panorama of Annapurna massif and Machhapuchhre (6993m)seen throughout the trek will be the motivation factor for each step you and your family take at 1940m altitude. The highest point of the trek; certainly be the best part of the journey along with the amazing view from Ghandruk. Ghandruk village also has a huge cultural importance. Visiting the old Gurung Museum takes you to the ancient times, and you can get dressed up in their traditional way. Your children will certainly look adorable in small Gurung dresses. Apart from this, experiencing the lifestyle, tradition, and daily chores throughout the trek can be a different yet memorable experience to you and your family. Spring and the autumn seasons as well as winter seasons are the best time to trail the Annapurna gandruk classic village trek.


Outline itinerary of the Gandruk Trek: Classic Trek 8 Days
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara, drive to Phedi 1130m. and trek to Dhampus Village 1650m. 3 hrs, overnight at hotel
Day 03 : Trek from Dhampus Village to Tolka 1700m. 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge
Day 04: Trek from Tolka to Jhinu Danda 1780m. 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge
Day 05 : Trek from Jhinu Danda to Ghandruk Village. 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge
Day 06 : Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul 1070m. 4 hrs, and drive to Pokhara, overnight at hotel
Day 07 : Morning Hike to World Peace Stupa and afternoon fly back to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel
Day 08 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination.


Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this amazing Gandruk Classic Village Trek if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.


NOTE : All Trekking offers and plans given in the itinerary are for all interested visitors who prefer full package. We offer the itinerary of the destinations as per your choice. You are always free to choose any itinerary and the staff depending on your financial condition. As per your interest and requirement, we have options for any partial visit too.

Day 1
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative.

On your arrival in Kathmandu, our company representative will pick you up at Tribhuvan International Airport. We ensure you a comfortable drive from the airport to the hotel. You can visit nearby places in the evening to get a feel of Kathmandu air. Overnight at a 3* hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 2
Day 02 : Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara, drive to Phedi 1130m. and trek to Dhampus Village 1650m. 3 hrs, overnight at hotel.

On the second day, you will fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara, which takes about 25 minutes. From Pokhara, the city of lakes, you will drive to Phedi which takes about 1 hour. The actual trek begins from Phedi as you walk for 3 hours to reach Dhampus village. The walk comprises steep ascends, rhododendron forest, stone staircases, and beautiful scenery of the Annapurna Massif. Overnight in Dhampus.

Day 3
Day 03 : Trek from Dhampus Village to Tolka 1700m. 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.

After spending a night in the beautiful Dhampus village inhabited by the Gurung communities, you will slowly head towards Tolka. The trek from Dhampus to Tolka passes through beautiful rhododendron forests blooming with flowers. Walking through the suspension bridges, you will cross Modi Khola and Mardi Khola. With a lot of uphill and downhill walks, you will reach Bheri Kharka, a Gurung village, before reaching Tolka. Overnight in Tolka.

Day 4
Day 04 : Trek from Tolka to Jhinu Danda 1780m. 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.

Enjoying the stunning views of the Annapurna massif, Dhaulagiri massif, Machhapuchhre (6993m), and other Himalayan ranges, you will head from Tolka to Jhinu Danda. The day has a lot of descending through stone staircases, which can be somewhat challenging. Thus, prepare yourself and your children physically and mentally. Passing through the Gurung village of Landruk can be an exciting cultural experience. The trail includes other interesting places like the waterfall and the natural hot water spring in Jhinu Danda. After about 5 hours of total trek, you will reach Jhinu Danda, where you will spend your night at.

Day 5
Day 05 : Trek from Jhinu Danda to Ghandruk Village. 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.

The day has 5 hours of the trek through beautiful landscape and astounding views. From Jhinu Danda, you first descend and then ascend towards a ridge giving you a clear view of Jhinu Danda and Chhomrong village. Passing through rhododendron forests, you will slowly reach Ghandruk. The beautiful village is the largest Gurung settlement in the Annapurna region, where you can enjoy Gurung lifestyle, architecture, and also dress in the Gurung attire at the Gurung Museum. You will also catch an alluring panorama of Annapurna South (7219m) and Machhapuchhre (6993m) from your hotel in Ghandruk. Overnight in Ghandruk.

Day 6
Day 06 : Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul 1070m. 4 hrs, and drive to Pokhara, overnight at hotel.

From Ghandruk, you gradually trace your way back, descending down the staircases. A short 2-hour walk from Ghandruk takes you to Syaulibazar. Then, the trail moves on dusty roads and you will also cross a suspension bridge over Modi River. Passing Birethanti, you will walk 2 more hours to reach Nayapul. From Nayapul, a 2-hour drive will take you to Pokhara. In the evening, you can hang around the lakeside area enjoying the food and music of the lake city. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Pokhara.

Day 7
Day 07 : Morning Hike to World Peace Stupa and afternoon fly back to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel.

You will leave to visit World Peace Stupa, early in the morning. After about 20 minutes’ drive from Lakeside, you will have to hike for about 20 minutes to reach the top of the stupa. The stupa is a synonym of peace and serenity, and you can also enjoy a breathtaking view of Pokhara city and Phewa Lake from the stupa. Then you will walk down through the forest to Phewa Lake for an hour and cross by boat to Lakeside. In the afternoon, you will fly back to Kathmandu. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 8
Day 08 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination.

SERVICES: PROVIDED BY COMPANY

  • Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle as per group size.
  • 2Night's hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • 1Night hotel accommodation in Pokhara with breakfast.
  • Flight from Kathmandu - Pokhara and Pokhara - Kathmandu only 15 kg luggage allowed. (10 kg Big bag & 5kg handbag)
  • Flight from Kathmandu - Pokhara and Pokhara - Kathmandu for member and involved staffs.
  • Best accommodation & full board meals throughout the trek.
  • Provision of eating stuffs to boost up energy level on the way.
  • As per group size experienced, government licensed holder trek guide, helpful and friendly strong, porters (1 porter for 2 Trekkers.) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff ( 4 trekkers 1 assistant guide ). Are included in Cost.
  • Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS), and Annapurna Conservation entree Fees.
  • Down Jacket, duffel-kit bag and sleeping bag, Poles and trekking Maps by AlpineTrav Treks. Are to be returned after trip completion.
  • First Aid kits for the staffs and the groups.
  • All applicbale taxes as per the government rules and regulations.
  • All organisational requirements.
  • Farewell dinner second last day of departure.

SERVICES: NOT PROVIDED BY COMPANY (Personal)

  • International airfare.
  • Nepal entry visa charge.
  • All beverages and others personal expenses.
  • Battery charge & international phone calls.
  • Trekking Equipment, travel and medical insurance & helicopter rescue, personal expenses.
  • Your Travel Insurance.
  • Rescue & Evacuation.
  • Tips for Guide, Porter and Driver.
  • Services not mentioned here in.

Ghandruk Trek 8 Days (Accommodation: Hotel/Lodge)

(All rates are in Euro)

PRICING FOR GROUP SIZE BASIS:
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 1 Person : EUR 1050
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 2-3 Person basis: EUR 980 per person
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 4-6 Person basis: EUR 910 per person
⇒ All inclusive Trek Cost for 7-10 person basis: EUR 840 Per person


The Trip cost varies depending on the group size, total number of days and services you require.


NOTE :  We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities.  Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

Additional trip extension option:

The trip can be extend based on your holiday duration in Nepal. Special Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and Mountain Flight might be your best choice before or after the trip. As well as following programs also can be extend as additional trips from Kathmandu.


NOTE : We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities. Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

Recommended Gear Lists:

Packing essential gear before trekking is a must in any situation. Thesegears can protect you from the harsh conditions you may face during the trek.


Clothings : Woolen caps, hats, Neckwear, Sunglasses, Hiking boots,
Trekking socks.
Trekking trousers, Waterproof, (preferably breathable fabric) shell
pants,Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell  jacket, Fleece,
jackets, down Jackets, Cotton T-shirts, Sweaters, Lightweight gloves.
Headgear : Woolen caps, hats, Neckwear, Sunglasses.
Accessories :  Batteries, Chargers, Sleeping bag, First-aid kit.
Toiletries : Toilet papers, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Shampoo, Soap, Body
Lotions Sanitary, napkins, tampons, Cotton towel, Sunscreen, Hand Sanitizers.


NOTE :  We would kindly like you to know that we try our best to follow up the set programs as given all above but at times, because of some local trails or weather conditions may compel us to have a slight changes in necessities.  Similarly, the itinerary may also vary slightly subjected to our trekkers’ acclimatization rates. We always prefer the secure and precious life of yours along with the best of the best adventures.

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Trip Facts

  • 8 Days
  • Spring & Autumn
  • 1780 Meter
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Flight Kathmandu-Pokhara to Ktm.

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