Ghandruk Loop Trek
Explore the feet of the Annapurna range during this short trek.
Max. 1970m/ 6,463ft
Daily departure possible.
Price on request.
This short Ghandruk trek is perfect for people who want to taste of the Himalayas but don`t want to walk a lot of days. Also a great trek for children/teens.
Ghandruk is an authentic village, inhabited by the Gurung population.
ITINERARY GHANDRUK LOOP TREK
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara with tourist bus.
Day 3: Drive to Phedi. Trek to Tolka (1700m/ 5,577ft). 4 to 5 hours.
Day 4: Trek from Tolka to Ghandruk (2010m/ 6,594ft). 4 to 5 hours.
Day 5: Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul. 4 to 5 hours. Drive to Pokhara
Day 6: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu with tourist bus.
Day 7: Departure. Transfer to the airport
Best period: October to May.
Combine with: some extra days in Pokhara or the Ghorepani-Poonhill trek
2 nights in standard hotel in Kathmandu (BB);
1 night in standard hotel in Pokhara (BB);
Privat transport to Besisahar & from ending point trek to Pokhara;
Transport with tourist bus from Pokhara to
During trek accommodation in teahouses & meals included (breakfast, lunch & dinner);
Services of guide & porter (their wage, transport, insurance & accommodation);
Permits, park fees & Tims;
Service charge agency.
Other meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara;
International and internal flights;
Travel- and cancellation insurance;
Tips for local guide, porter & driver;
Everything which is not explicitely mentioned in included.
Not really satisfied with this itinerary? Make your own.
Please keep in mind that a trek in the Himalayan Mountains requires a flexible and emphatic mind. During your trek you are lacking some of the basic luxuries like electricity and hot showers. Due to weather conditions, health issues, fitness of group members or sudden natural disasters (like landslides, snow storms, earth quakes, flooding...) we may have to change your itinerary. We try to do our best to follow the outlined itinerary of your booked trek, but your safety and well-being stays our primary concern. In case the trek an amendment of your trek is necessary, it is our group leader or head guide who takes this final decision.
You can fill in your remaining days in Nepal with a wide range of activities. Discover some days the jungle in one of the nationals parks in the South of Nepal, go enjoying the shores of Phewa lake in Pokhara or visit the cultural sites in Kathmandu Valley.