Sikles is situated to the north east of Pokhara which is at an elevation of about 2000 meters in the shadow of Annapurna II and Lamjung Himal. It is a large village, possibly the second largest Gurung village in Nepal. The major attractions of Sikles trekking are the charismatic Gurung village of Sikles. This village is very famous cultural village of Gurung people north to the Pokhara valley. One can experience the life styles of the Gurung people residing there with handicraft production. The Trek Provides an overview of trekking in the Annapurna Conservation Area. The route offers awesome views of the mountain and surrounding valleys, which passes through areas rich in flora and fauna. It is especially popular for its diversity of bird species. The route begins with a short drive from Pokhara passing through many natures and cultures of the surroundings. The Trekking Trail is a rough, wild but less traveled area in the country. It is the peace area and lovely full surroundings. You can have a view of Great Mountains; our ridge line route offers wonderful views of the Annapurna (8091 m.), Machhapuchhre (6993 m.), Dhaulagiri round trek. Dhaulagiri (8167 m. Lamjung Himal, Nilgiri, Tukuche peak, Dhampus peak, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, and many more.
Outline Itinerary (Sikles Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative
Day 02 : Kathmandu to Pokhara (900m) drive – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 03 : Pokhara to Bijayapur short drive and start trek to Kalikasthan (1370m) walk – Duration: 4 hrs
Day 04 : Trek Kalikasthan to Lama Chaur (1680m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 05 : Lama Chaur to Sikles (2000m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 06 : Sikles to Ghalegaun (2000 m) walk – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 07 : Ghalegaun to Pokhara (900m) around 5 hrs by drive
Day 08 : Pokhara to Kathmandu (1400m) drive – Duration: 6 hrs
Day 09 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination
Itinerary can be make increase of decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this Sikles Trek if you are interested for other activities like Sightseeing, Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.
Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.