Pass through various traditional Gurung villages away from any tourist trail. Explore the Machhapuchhre Holy Mountain area. Get stunning views of Manaslu and Annapurna mountain ranges. Follow the ancient trails towards the valley of Madi Khola to stay in villages.
Explore Sikles a traditional Gurung Village
Mesmerizing mountain view such as Annapurna, Lamjung, Manaslu
Experience the warm hospitality of the Gurung community
Walk-through beautiful forests of unique vegetation
Scenic views of landscape and valley
Trek through remote areas of this region
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 : Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara (203 km) – 6/7 hrs, overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Drive Pokhara to Bijayapur and trek to Kalikasthan (1370m), overnight at Lodge.
Day 04 : Trek Kalikasthan / Lama Chaur (1680 m) – approx 6 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 05 : Trek Lama Chaur / Sikles (2000 m) – approx 6 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 06 : Trek Sikles / Ghalegaun (2000 m) – approx 6 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 07 : Trek Ghalegaun / Pokhara – approx 6 hrs, overnight at hotel.
Day 08 : Pokhara to Kathmandu (200 km) – 6/7 hrs, overnight at hotel.
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 amazing Sikles 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: 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.