Ghalegaun Trekking facts
- Duration of Trip: 9 Days
- Trekking Days: 7 Days
- Type of Trek: Teahouse / Lodge stay
- Max. Altitude:2600m
- Grade of Trek: Medium-Hard
- Main Attraction: Annapurna /Lamjung/Manaslu/Daulagiri
- Permit : Park USD 30,TIMS NRS 2000
Ghale Gaun trekking is the ideal trek where you will observe stunning views of snow peaks and exceptional way of life of Gurung people who are recognized as Gurkha soldier. The path of Ghale Gaun trekking lies northwest of Annapurna track. The way divides from Khudi and takes you to the striking and cultural community of Ghale Gaun which is situated at an elevation of 2020m.
You can have splendid views of peaks such as Annapurna II (7939m.), Machhapuchhre (6693m.), Annapurna (8091m.), Lamjung Himal, Annapurna IV (7525m.), Bouddha Himal (6974m.), Himalchuli (6747m.), and several snow peaks. The villagers of Ghale Gaun still follows typical cultures regarding births, marriages, deaths and several other custom activities. Old cultural dances like Jyaure, dohori, serka, Sorathi, Ghatu, Jankri etc on different occasions by using long-established musical instruments wearing traditional dresses. The track leads you all the way through the waterfalls, jungle of rhododendron and ancient village all along the way which is never exhausting.
Ghale Gaun trek starts from Besisahar driving for 6 to 7 hours from Kathmandu. We walk on a flat way going across the Marsyangdi, Midim and Khudi rivers and also pass through rhododendrons forests where you can also see the twittering birds and wild creatures. The best season to go for Ghale Gaun Trekking is September to November and March to April. This Ghale Gaun trekking designed by Encounter Nepal arrange the both camping trekking and home stay trekking which gives you a wonderful memory of warm welcoming nature of local people as well as the stunning views of peaks and eye-catching scenery which will memorable forever.