• Ghale Gaun - Homestay Trek

Ghale Gaun - Homestay Trek


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  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: moderate
  •    Destination: Nepal
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Guest House In trek/ Hotel In City
  •    Meals: Full Board in trek
  •    Maximum altitude: 2150m
  •    Group size: 1
  •    Best Season: Sept to Nov, Mar to May

Trip Information

Ghale Gaun/ Homestay Trekking 

Ghale gaun trekking offers the superb breathtaking view of majestic western Himalayas including Machhapuchhare (6693m) Annapurna (8091m), Annapurna II (7939m) Annapurna IV (7525m), Lamjung Himal, Bouddha Himal ((6974m), Himalchuli (6747m) and many more smaller peaks. Ghalegaun trekking is one of the best newly opened trekking routes in Nepal which passes through nature and discover the rich culture of the region. Annapurna Ghale Gaun trek route passes through the dense forests, villages and awesome waterfalls, lush valleys, beautiful landscape. Ghalegaun, situated at the foot of Lamjung Himal in north-central Nepal, is an exotic pristine village endowed with an unparallel scenic grandeur and a home to world famous Gurkha soldiers- the Gurungs. Repository of a unique ethnic culture Ghale gaun is a true microcosm of stunning natural beauty mixed with an unspoiled ethnic lifestyle.
This trekking begins from Beshishar after 6-7 hours drive from Kathmandu, Ghale Gaun Trek goes flat way crossing over the Marsyandi, Khudi and Midim rivers; passing through rhododendrons blossoming along the way amidst the chirping of birds and wild insects. Ghanapokhara is a beautiful village heading towards development with a concept of eco-tourism. It lies at the north of Lamjung district in the close proximity of Ghalegaun at the top of Dashthar Danda at an altitude of 2100 meters. Ghalegaun and Ghanpokhara are mainly Gurung settlements; they nestle amidst mountains, rivers, streams, waterfalls and green forests. Ghalegaun trekking end at Begnastal nearby Pokhara valley. We Mission Himalaya treks arrange the Ghalegaun trek according to trekkers /adventure seekers holiday schedule and wish with unforgettable lifetime experience. Ghalegaun trek can extend to Ghorepani poon hill trekking while trekkers reached the Pokhara. Ghalegaun trekking easy-moderate trekking trail which can do any time of year but September-November and March –April is the best season for travel.

Suggested Itinerary for Gale Gaun Trekking:

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival and Check-in to the Hotel
The representatives from Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions Pvt Ltd will welcome you at Tribhuvan International Airport upon your arrival. We then transfer you to the hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour
Today, you will visit main places of Kathmandu valley. In the morning you visit Pashupatinath, Bauddhanath, and Swayambhunath. Pashupatinath is the oldest and holiest Hindu temple; Bauddhanath Stupa and Swayambhunath Stupa are the oldest Buddhist Stupas. After launch you visit Kathmandu durbar square and Patan durbar square. In Kathmandu durbar square, you visit Kumari temple, the temple of Living goddess.

Day 3rd: Drive from Kathmandu to Bensisahar (760m/2493ft) – trek from Besishahar to Khudi (790m/2592ft) {6 hour drive and 3 hour trek}

Day 04: Trek from Khudi to Ghalegaun (2070m) – 5 Hours
Khudi is the starting point for our trek. And today, we are heading for Ghalegaun. Observing the splendid views of mountains including Annapurna and Manaslu ranges, the beautiful river valleys, we arrive at Ghalegaun. Ghalegaun offers you typical Himalayan culture and lifestyle.

Day 5th: Ghalegaun exploration day (20170m/6791ft)

Day 06: Trek from Ghalegaun to Ghanpokhara (2150m) – 3 Hours
Exploring the Ghalegaon village and its culture, we hike up to Ghanpokhara today. It takes approx. 2 hours to reach Ghan Pokhara from Ghalegaun. You will rejoice the beautiful sunrise view and surrounding mountains from Ghan Pokhara. We spend remaining time for the village tour.

Day 07: Trek from Ghanpokhara to Khudi (790m) – 5 Hours
After having a beautiful village tour, we return back to Khudi today. We will have the opportunity to witness the waterfall and caves on the way. We can also visit the construction site of Khudi Hydro Electricity Project. We stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 08: Drive from Khudi to Kathmandu
After having a beautiful Ghalegaon trekking, today we return back to Kathmandu. It takes approx. seven hours to reach Kathmandu. If time allows, you can utilize the remaining time to explore the Kathmandu city or you can either go for last-minute shopping.

Day 09: Final Departure 
We are saying good bye to the Kathmandu as your journey in Nepal comes to an end today! We will transfer you to the airport for your returning flight.

Customer Reviews

Brillent home stay trekking

Antonio Rubio Salazar | Spain

Rating: 5

We had a brilliant trekking homestay with Mission Himalaya Treks, our guide Madan was fantastic and Shyam was there to help carry luggage whenever we needed which was a great arrangement for us. Highly recommend!!

The wonderful way to trekking home stay in Ghalegaun

Davis Martin | New work, America

Rating: 5

The wonderful way to trekking homestay in Ghalegaun. The staff was attentive, polite, gentle, informative, hospitality oriented. Worth taking the time with Mission Himalaya Treks. See you again for future Nepal trekking and tours.


Great arrangement perfect service.

William Penn | America

Rating: 5

We have joined Mission Himalaya Treks for our Ghale Gaun trek including Rafting, our guide Chandra was perfect for guiding a well as handling all accommodation transportation meals and permits. Great arrangement for hotels and food. The rafting was perfect with a great Guide and as well as excellent service and buffet free lunch. Thank you, Mr. Birendra, for the perfect arrangement

Great tour leader for Ghale Gaun.

Brighham Young | America

Rating: 5

We have just completed a Ghale Gaun tour with my wife. Our tour leader was Birendra and I can say we really liked him. In the end, it was a great tour. All the arrangements were amazing.

Good company for Ghalegaun Trekking.

Harald | Norway

Rating: 5

Good company, useful guide Santosh very kind and helpful. The great company of Nepal for Ghalegaun trekking, thank you very much for the trip will come again for sure.


Ghalegaun trek is easy.

Petter | Norway

Rating: 5

I had a really amazing time in Nepal. Our Guide Tanka was excellent. He ensured we all had the best trip possible. He was incredibly helpful. The trek to Ghalegaun was easy but worth it. Beautiful views and a great experience. I highly recommend Mission Himalaya Treks for Nepal Tour and trekking.

Detail Itinerary

Day 1st: Arrival Day in Kathmandu (1350m/4429ft) transfer to the hotel. {15 minute drive)
Day 2nd: Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley and trek preparation.
Day 3rd: Drive from Kathmandu to Bensisahar (760m/2493ft) – trek from Besishahar to Khudi (790m/2592ft) {6 hour drive and 3-hour trek}
Day 4th: Trek from Khudi to Ghalegaun (2070m/6791ft) {5 hours trek}
Day 5th: Ghalegaun exploration day (2070m/6791ft)
Day 6th: Trek from Ghalegaun to Ghanpokhara (2150m/7054ft) {3 Hours trek}
Day 7th: Trek from Ghanpokhara to Khudi (790m/2592ft) {5 Hours trek}
Day 8th: Drive from Khudi to Kathmandu (1350m/4429ft) {7 hour drive}
Day 9th: Shopping, final departure or extend your trip.

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