Ghalegaun situated at the lap of Lamjung Himal in northern Nepal, is an exotic pristine village gifted with an unparallel scenic grandeur and a home to world famous Gurkha soldiers
Village Tours in Nepal
Ghalegaun situated at the lap of Lamjung Himal in northern Nepal, is an exotic pristine village gifted with an unparallel scenic grandeur and a home to world famous Gurkha soldiers- the Gurungs is a beautiful village set against the backdrop of surrounding hills and Himalayan ranges including Machhapuchhare(6693m) Annapurna (8091m), Annapurna II (7939m) Annapurna IV (7525m), Lamjung Himal, Bouddha Himal(6974m), Himalchuli (6747m) and many other smaller peaks. Ghalegaun -Ghanpokhara is a model village to experience the typical culture and lifestyle of the Gurung people. Traditional customs are still followed during births, deaths, weddings and at other important times in the people's life. Old cultural dances like the Jhyaure, Serka, Dohori, Ghantu, Ghyabring, Krishna Charitra and Jhakri are performed on various occasions accompanied by different musical instruments with the dancers in traditional dress. Visitors to Ghalegaun-Ghanpokhara are welcomed with offering of garlands and tika while music and dances are performed and traditional farewell songs are sung when guests depart. Nepali New Year and Buddha Jayanti are celebrated with traditional dance called Ghatu. The people of Ghalegaun-Ghanpokhara keep goats and sheep and use wool from these animals to make woolen products. They make clothes and bags from nettle fiber) and scarf, towels and shawls from the wool of angora rabbits. Ironsmiths make different iron products. Craftsmen produce a whole range of different products from bamboo.
Itinerary of the Ghalegaun- Ghanapokhara Village tour
Day 01: Kathmandu - Khudi - Ghalegaun.
Day 02: Ghalegaun Village Tour.
Day 03: Ghalegaun Village Tour.
Day 04: Ghalegaun Village Tour.
Day 05: Ghalegaun Village Tour.
Day 06: Ghalegaun Village Tour.
Day 07: Ghalegaun - Khudi – Kathmandu.
This itinerary is a guideline and standard pattern we provide you but it is flexible and can be customized according to your interests and your timeframe.