• Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Trip Style: Sight Seeing & Hiking
  • Transport: Private Tourist vehicle & Tourist Bus
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: 3 star Hotel and Basic mountian lodge
  • Group Size: 1-12

Highlights:

  • Visit UNESCO cultural heritages in Kathmandu.
  • Shenic drive to Khudi.
  • Hikking to Ghalegaun.
  • Visit Ghalegaun village.
  • Cultural perfermance in Ghalegaun.

About Ghalegaun Village Tour

Ghalegaun Village Tour is an easy yet adventurous tour that will take you to the beautiful villages, where you get to observe the culture and tradition of the locals including Gurung people aka the Gurkhas.

Ghalegaun Village Tour is a specially designed package to let you experience the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of the locals. Located at the lap of Lamjung Himal, Ghale Gaun is a pristine village with an unparalleled scenic grandeur and a home to world-famous Gurkha soldiers.

Set against the backdrop of lush green hills and stunning Himalayan ranges, Ghale Gaun Tour is the best way to experience the customs and rituals of locals including ceremonies on birth, death, and weddings. The old cultural dances like the Jhyaure, Serka, Dohori, Ghantu, Ghyabring, Krishna Charitra, and Jhakri are still live in Ghalegaun and are performed on various occasions accompanied by different musical instruments with the dancers in traditional dress.

Not only culture, but you get welcomed by the garlands and tika offered by the locals along with cultural dance. The hospitality you receive here is unlike any other place. Nothing fancy, but the kindness of the locals will touch your heart. Likewise, amazing views of nature will accompany you throughout the trail.

Be part of this adventurous tour with Outfitter Nepal Treks & Expedition. We have crafted our Ghalegaun Village Tour itinerary to let you experience the best of the region. Our Ghale Gaun Village Tour 7 Days includes your arrival and departure days, plus a day tour in Kathmandu. Get in touch with us to know more in detail about the package and cost. Find the things you will get to see & experience during the Ghalegaun Village Tour

An ideal tour/trek for families

The easy-going trail makes Ghale Gaun Tour one of the best options for family treks. Even though the trail is easy, the views and the experience you get are equally regarding.

Experience a mixed culture and tradition

You stay overnight in several villages, where you get to see the rich culture and tradition of the locals. The region is resided by people from different ethnic groups. Therefore, you get to see a wide range of practices and culture.

See beautiful landscape throughout the trail

Excellent landscape views will not leave you alone throughout the trek. From the very beginning of the journey to the end, you get to see mesmerizing scenery that will enhance the trip.

See lifestyle of Gurung people aka the Gurkhas

During the tour, you get to see the lifestyle and culture of Gurung people as well. Gurungs are famous Gurkhas who are known as the bravest soldiers in the entire world.

Witness stunning views of Himalayan mountains

You can see stunning views of Himalayan mountains like Machhapuchhare (6693m) Annapurna (8091m), Annapurna II (7939m) Annapurna IV (7525m), Lamjung Himal, Buddha Himal (6974m), Himchuli (6747m), and many other mountains during the Ghalegaun village Tour.

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel

From the airport, you will be transferred to the hotel by one of our representatives. Remaining day is free for you to explore around and relax.

  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

After having a delicious breakfast, you will go on a guided sightseeing tour of UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple. These monuments have many significant values to the people of Nepal. During the tour, our experienced guide will also brief you about the major event or any interesting facts about the sites.

  • Food:B
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

Today, you will drive to Ghalegaun. The drive will pass by Khudi, where you will stop to have lunch. The drive will be long and present to you the countryside views. If it is rainy season then you might have to hike a few hours to reach in Ghalegaun.

  • Food:B, L, D
  • Accomodation:Homestay/Guest House
  • Place:Ghalegaun

You will wake up early and have a delicious breakfast. The rest of the day is free to explore around the village, interact with locals, and go on short excursions. It is a very good opportunity to know the locals, their daily lifestyle, and their culture. People here are friendly and kind, therefore don't hesitate to talk and ask questions.

  • Food:B, L, D
  • Accomodation:Homestay/Guest House
  • Place:Ghalegaun

You will wake up early and have a delicious breakfast. The rest of the day is free to explore around the village, interact with locals, and go on short excursions. It is a very good opportunity to know the locals, their daily lifestyle, and their culture. People here are friendly and kind, therefore don't hesitate to talk and ask questions.

  • Food:B, L, D
  • Accomodation:Homestay/Guest House
  • Place:Ghalegaun

Leaving Ghalegaun behind, you drive back to Kathmandu. Again, the drive will be long and scenic. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will head to the hotel. In the evening, stroll on the vibrant streets of Thamel and do shopping.

  • Food:B, L, D
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu

A short yet memorable tour comes to an end. As per your plan, we will either drop you at the airport to fly back to your home or any other nearby place.

  • Food:B

What's Included

  • Airport transfers.
  • 3 night hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast.
  • A day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) on tour.
  • Ground transportation by local bus.
  • Accommodations in lodges/tea houses/home stay on tour.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide.
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for guide.
  • Arrangement of Emergency helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Sleeping bag, down jacket & duffel bag (if needed).
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu).
  • Your Travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Meals (lunch & dinner in Kathmandu).
  • Your personal expenses, drink water, hot and cold drinks & bar bills.
  • Laundry, telephone, hot shower & internet charge.
  • Entrances Fees while visiting Kathmandu on second day.
  • Tips for the guide.
  • Anything not mentioned in included section.

Price & Dates

Price Menu
No. of peoplePrice P.P
1 - 1 US$ 600
2 - 5 US$ 450
6 - 12 US$ 350
Departure Note:

Ghalegaun village tour is avalable everyday from Outfitter Nepal Treks & Expedition. Contact us with your date of travel and number of people for the furhter process to book Ghalegaun tour.

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Useful Information

Kathmandu to Ghale Gaun route

From Kathmandu, you can directly drive to Ghale Gaun. On the way, you pass by Khuide, where you will stop for lunch. After that, enjoying the countryside view you reach Ghale Gaun. Do know that in monsoon time, you might have to walk a little due to muddy roads.

Ghale Gaun Tour difficulty

Ghale Gaun Tour is an easy tour. The tour does not include any kind of tough walking. Anyone can do this tour. Ghalegaun Village Tour is a very good option for a family. You do not need any experience to go on this trip.

Best time to go on Ghalegaun Village Tour

You can go to Ghalegaun Village Tour at any time of the year. Spring (March to May) and Autumn (October to November) is the best time to go on Ghale Gaun Tour. Moderate weather, clear sky, and lots of flora increases the beauty of the region. Winter is also okay to go on this tour, however, monsoon makes things a little hectic.

Accommodation & Food during Ghalegaun Village Tour

Ghalegaun Village Tour is a complete homestay trek that means you get to stay overnight with the local family. The rooms will be like one of their, nothing special but the only home atmosphere. Meals will be served by the menu of the place you stay in. Dal bhat, momo, veggies, curries, meat, etc can be found.