Ghandruk Circuit Trek
This is a trek specially made for the people who have short time and can see many things in a short span of time like the mountains, lifestyle, countryside, waterfalls etc.It starts from Nayapul and ends at Phedi Pokhara
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m.)
On the first day you will arrive in Kathmandu airport where you will be welcomed by our representative who will assist you to get to the hotel. You will be given a brief explanation about your trekking upon your arrival in the hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m)
This is the day when you will drive to Pokhara, which is 200 kms away from Kathmandu and it takes about 7 hours to get to Pokhara. On the way you will get to admire yourself with the pleasant countryside and rivers and at the end of the day stay overnight in the hotel in Pokhara.
Day 03: Pokhara to Syaulibazar (1170m)
After having breakfast you will drive to Nayapul by car which takes about 3 hours. On the way to Nayapul you can see the whole Pokhara valley and the mountains like Annapurna range. From Nayapul the trail gently starts with the beautiful sight of the local countryside to Birethanti. Birethanti is a small and beautiful village, which is main entrance point to Ghorepani and Ghandruk circuit. After walking about two hours yo will reach Syaulibazar and stay overnight.
Day 04: Syaulibazar to Ghandruk (1940m)
Syaulibazar is a small village on the bank of the Modi river, from here the trail commences slowly up to a village called Kimche. On the way to Kimche you can see magnificent countryside and natural rice terraces. Besides that you can see waterfalls along with domestic animals. From Kimche the route starts with stone paved way to Ghandruk which takes about 2 hours.
Day 05: Ghandruk to Tolkha (1700m)
Ghandruk is a village of Gurung community, which is the most beautiful, popular and rich in culture. From here you can see the Annapurna ranges like Annapurna South, Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhre (fishtail) which makes your trek unforgettable. After Ghandruk the trail descends down about three hours and crosses Modi river and climbs up to Landrung which is a small village of Gurung community and can make a spot for a lunch. From here the trail is straight through a small jungle with the beautiful view of Ghandruk village and the countryside to Tolkha which takes about two hours.
Day 06: Tolkha to Phedi (1130m)
Tolkha is a small village, which is situated on the elevation of 1700m. From here the trail begins through jungle with the view of flora and fauna to Deurali, which is on the elevation of 2100m. After that the trail is straight to Pothana through dense forest and descends down to Phedi through Dhampus with the picturesque view of Pokhara valley. From Phedi you will drive about 1 and a half hour to get to Pokhara, which is the ending point of the trek.
Day 07: Pokhara to Kathmandu
You will drive back to Kathmandu by a tourist nus and stay overnight in Acme Guest House.
Day 08: Departure Transfer
On this day we drive you to the airport for your next destination.
What is Included in the Cost
Arrival and departure transportation, Kathmandu/Pokhara/Kathmandu by tourist bus, Pokhara/Nayapul / Phedi/Pokhara transportation by private vehicle, 2 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu, 2 nights hotel in Pokhara, in trekking food ( breakfast, lunch and dinner ) with accommodation , trekking permits, TIMS , guide, porters, their food, salary and insurance.
What is Excluded in the Cost
Personal insurance, rescue flight, personal expenses such as bar bill, tips,, any loss arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as accidents, road blockage due to landslides or strike.