Immerse yourself in the culture and customs. Experience the panoramic view of Annapurna and Lamjung mountains. Take a day tour to Nepal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
One of the most interesting and mysterious groups is the Gurungs who live in the western region of Nepal and still practice the traditions and festivals that have been accepted down through countless generations. These people are also known as “Tamu” and live in the districts of Kaski, Lamjung, Baglung, Gorkha, Tanahu, and Dhading. These people are recognized across the world because of their bravery during the Second World War under the British Army. These fearsome fighters generally inhabit deep valleys and high heels. To know such a rich ethnic group of people in Nepal Gurung Heritage Trail is an idyllic trekking package to choose from.
AlpineTrav Treks & Expeditions has designed the journey for Gurung Heritage Trail in such a way that people can reach almost 4 major Gurung/Ghale villages across the Lamjung and Kaski districts of Nepal. The trekkers have an opportunity to spend overnight at homestay with the Gurung family in a classic old house and unique lifestyle. The trek route is a mixture of beautiful Gurung villages like Ghalegaun, Bhujung, and Pashgaun, of Lamjung district and Pakhrikot and Thumsikot of Kaski district, and this tour is specially designed for travelers who love to discover the village with a traditional lifestyle. These places are not only popular for cultural understanding but also for glorious mountain Annapurna and Lamjung vistas and hilly landscape. While you enjoy nature’s allures while walking on the trail; the evening at Gurung house will be full of fun.
Among the entire different trekking routes like Everest base camp trek, Annapurna base camp trek, Manaslu circuit, Langtang valley trek, etc Gurung heritage trail is the easiest trekking route and also you can get an opportunity to have different knowledge of local products here. Also, this heritage route will offer you an unforgettable experience that you will love to have.
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu (1350m)
Day 02: Drive to Khudi (790m) via Besisahara 6/7 hrs
Day 03: Trek to Ghan Pokhara (2151m) 3/4 hrs
Day 04: Trek to Bhujung 3/4 hrs
Day 05: Trek to Pas Gaun 3/4 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Thunsikot
Day 07: Drive to Pokhara and Explore
Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu 6/7 hrs
Day 09: Sightseeing in Kathmandu heritage sites
Day 10: International Departure
Join us on the Gurung Heritage Trail Trek in 2022/2023
Customize your trek: This is a general itinerary, which can always be “tailormade” personally. The trek package can be redesigned or redeveloped according to your taste. For more information please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.