Nepal Adventure Team’s staff and guide receive you at Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer to the respective hotels in Thamel, tourist hub of Kathmandu. After refreshment, our guide / leader brief you regarding hotels, Nepali cultures, tours and Annapurna Base Camp Trekking along with welcome dinner in a typical Nepalese restaurant assisted by a folk cultural program.
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu via respective airlines
Day 2 Preparation day in Kathmandu
Briefing about the entire trekking schedule and associated team members will be carried out. Nepal Adventure Team helps to sort the required documents and tricks for the trek. You can utilize this day to take rest from long flight or for the sightseeing of Kathmandu valley which include the UNESCO’s World Heritage sites as Sawayambhu, Pashupatinath, Bouddha
Day 3 Drive to Khudi (960 m) via Beshishar (800 m) - 06 hours
We have an early drive to mid west of Nepal aiming towards Besisahar. Besisahar is the main town on the trail heading to Manang and Ghale Gaun. Likewise, our night stop is Khudi which requires the ride on off road. We pass through the village and terrace farms while landing to Khudi village.
Day 4 Trek to Ghalegaon (1700 m) - 06 hours
This is the first day to walk on which we reach to Ghalegaun. Speifically, we walk through ridges and feel the cooler alpine climate. The route passes through pleasant forest of rhododendron, oaks and pine and spread out Sheppard’s huts and shelters over wide green meadows guiding Balungpani , small farm village at with incredible views of Annapurna, Lamjung and Manaslu mountain range. From here, Ghalegaun is an hour away walk. Ghalegaon have the tradition to welcome guests with greater Gurung/ Ghale ethnic group traditions. You have enough leisure time to explore Ghalegaun village, locals, lifestyle, culture and attractive surroundings. Nearby, it has small tea garden, view point, temple and monasteries
Day 5 Trek to Ghanpokhara village (2670 m) - 05 hours
Enjoyable time around Ghalegaon with interesting Gurung culture we move to Ghalegaon another Gurung village named as Ghanpokhara. This is the gratifying walk through pristine forested area with amazing landscapes and snowcapped peaks. Gradual winding trail with certain ups and downs guides to Ghanpokhara. Ghanpokhara is a large farm village embellished with local culture, lifestyle and farmlands. Warm reception with time to observe the village life and views is provided.
Day 6 Trek back to Khudi - 05 hours
With the enough exposure to Gurung/Ghale culture in Ghalegaun and Ghanpokhara, a warm farewell fills the energy to reach Khudi in a day. The paths seems easier as your breathe won’t raise due to downhill walk. You can just gradually walk watching the hills, village, trails below and your head covered with trees and mountains. After a long walk, rest at Khudi and enjoy the last day in village during this trek.
Day 7 Drive back to Kathmandu - 06 hours
Drive back to Kathmandu after a wonderful trip in the high hill of Lamjung and Annapurna area. On reaching in Kathmandu, you are safely transferred to respective hotels with leisure for relaxation and shopping around.
Day 8 International departure for homeward bound
As per your schedule, Nepal Adventure Team drops you to Tribhuvan International Airport. Nepal Adventure Team is open to your feedback and reviews as well as bid you goodbyes with the hope to meet you soon in your next trip in Nepal. We are confident that you had great trip with Nepal Adventure team.