Experience the incredible hospitality of Nepal’s ethnic Gurung people during this 7 day home-stay tour from Kathmandu. Journey to the remote Himalayan village of Ghale Gaun to discover the traditional culture and lifestyle of the Gurung people first-hand.
Ghale Gaun is the beautiful Gurung village in the Lamjung district in the central part of Nepal. Ghale Gaun which is situated at the foot of the Lamjung Himal is an exotic village which is famous for its unparalleled scenic beauty. It is a home to world famous Gurkha soldiers- the Gurung. It is also the home to the famous honey hunters of Nepal. It is newly developed home stay destination of the village tourism. In Ghale Gaun tour you experience the typical culture and lifestyles of the Gurung people. In this village you enjoy the old cultural dances of the Gurung community like Jyaure, serka, dohori, Ghatu, Sorathi, Jankri etc which are performed on various occasions and accompanied by different musical instruments and with the dancers in traditional dress. From Ghale Gaun you can observe and enjoy the excellent panoramic view of the Mountains like Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, Manaslu, Lamjung Himal and many other small mountain peaks. You also enjoy the view of the gorgeous landscapes, green hills, terraced farm and river valleys.
Taking advantage of its unique location and rich culture, Ghale Gaun has recently been promoted as a destination to experience village tourism. You will be welcomed with offerings of garlands and tilaka while music and dances are performed, and traditional farewell songs are sung as you depart. There are over 100 Gorung-style houses in the village, a number of which have been specially prepared for visitors with comfortable basic amenities.
During the Ghale Gaun home stay tour you enjoy the warm welcome and hospitality of the Gurung people with local accommodation, food and drink which will be your lifetime memory. You enjoy their cultural performance. In this Ghale Gaun tour you also visit the famous places of Kathmandu valley. You visit the famous historical and cultural heritage sites of the Kathmandu valley like Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu and Patan durbar square.
Highlight of Ghale gaun
Experience traditional Gurung culture
Participate in the daily village life of Ghale Gaun
Enjoy performances of traditional Gurung music and dance
Admire the pristine wilderness setting of Ghale Gaun
Marvel at breathtaking views of the western Himalayas
- Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m) Airport and transfer to hotel.
- Day 03: Kathmandu to pokhara by tourist bus around 6/7 hour, or fly to Pokhara 30minute
- Day 04 : Pokhara to Pakhrikot/Nangidhar.
- Day 04: Nangidhar to Pasgaun
- Day 05: Pasgaun to Ghalegaun/Ghanpokhara.
- Day 06: Ghalegaun to Khudi drive back to Kathmandu.
- Day 07: Final departure for your home land or next destination.