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Gatlang Village Homestay - 7 Days

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Gatlang Village Homestay
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The best feeling to be accompanied by local people around, enjoying the local food and sharing the stories with one another is fulfilled by village homestay. Village homestay is the short escape from the busy world to give time to oneself along with the nature of the unknown village surrounding. Among many village homestays, Gatlang Village Homestay is referred to be the best one. This homestay is in the north of Kathmandu where the wonderful combination of beauty, native artistry, and exclusive familiarity is found.

A week off from the hustle of the crowd is what you seek and this trip to Gatlang provides you with exactly what you need. Usually, trek to Gatlang starts and ends from Sybrubensi (1503m). Gatlang has inherited Tamang village where you can learn about the lifestyle of people with their own culture and tradition that sets them distinctive from every people in parts of the country. One can view beautiful sceneries and landscapes along with the remarkable sight of Mt. Langtang (7234m) and Ganesh Himal (7422m). Also, monastery, small high grassland, and attractive Parvati Kund Lake are in Gatlang Village. Because of such beautiful landscapes and appealing village lifestyle, Gatlang Village is must travel. The path of Gatlang trip holds you to the fresh core of Nepal witnessing the attractiveness of the mountain region and the people who stay there.

If you want to escape the daily pressure from work or anything else and want to escort the countryside, then this trip is for you! With our excellent services and friendly guides, you will feel like the home away from home. Himalayan Summit Treks and Expedition has been delivering the best facilities and believe us we will make your memorable trip with us.

 

Day 1
Arrival in Kathmandu

Namaste and welcome to the most beautiful country, Nepal. Our representatives will be waiting for you in the arrival section and you will then be picked and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy a wonderful welcome dinner with cultural program.

Day 2
Drive to Sybrubensi by public bus

We start our trip early morning after a lovely breakfast. We will reach to the bus station and start the journey towards Syabrubesi. Along the bus journey, you will drive through the attractive village and you will see snowy peaks along the Langtang Himalaya. It will make your trekking more enjoyable and touch your soul.

Day 3
Trek to Gatlang Village

The trail leads you from Sybrubensi to the west that avoids the huge winding corners of the road. Once you reach Bahundanda pass Rongga Bhanjyang (2180m) you can see the village of Gatlang. The view seems so beautiful and outstanding that you will feel eager to reach Gatlang Village. Walk along the upper part of the road to reach the beautiful traditional village of Gatlang (2240m), the largest Tamang settlement in the area. Continuing the trail, finally Gatlang Village is reached and here you will be welcomed by the family and you will be taken to their house and then have a good meal with the family.

Day 4
Explore the day in Gatlang village

On this day, we will explore Gatlang village. It will take 45 minute day tour uphill to peaceful Parvati Kaunda Lake and its nearby Gompa. The Gompa is full of arts and crafts related with Tamang community so one will be known about the culture and tradition of Tamang people. From the Gompa, you will witness a magnificent view of Langtang (7234m) and Ganesh Himal (7422m). Also one can visit water mills and cheese factory of this village. Enjoy the evening at this lovely place and celebrate the day because the trip is near to the end. There will be a special performance known as Syabru dance by the local people which is very entertaining and you will love it for sure.

Day 5
Trek to Sybrubensi

Walk along the side trip around Briddim village, explore the Gompa, Chorten and descend slowly through pine forest to Sybrubensi which will take about two and half hours to arrive Sybrubensi.

Day 6
Drive to Kathmandu

After having your breakfast in Sybrubensi take the local Bus to drive back to Kathmandu via Dhunche, Ramche and Trishuli bazaar with the majestic views of Langtang Himalaya. Arrive in Kathmandu and rest at the hotel. Enjoy and stroll around the streets of Thamel.

Day 7
Departure day

Today is the farewell day! We shall drop you at the airport and hope to see you soon!

What's included in the Cost ?

  • Airport pickup and drop facility.
  • All required local and government taxes.
  • Breakfast,Lunch and dinner during the trek.
  • Down jackets and sleeping bags (provided upon request).
  • Fresh seasonal fruits after the dinner (while on the trek).
  • Full day guided city tour in Kathmandu (Day 2) by a private vehicle.
  • Insurance of guide and porter.
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu travel in a deluxe bus and Pokhara-Nayapul-Pokhara travel in a private taxi
  • Licensed, experienced and English speaking trekking guide.
  • Lodge expenses during the trek.
  • Stay in the city at finest hotel (3 nights twin sharing room at Kathmandu and 2 nights at Pokhara).
  • Trekking permits/TIMS.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner at one of the finest Nepalese Restaurant with traditional ethnic music and dance.
  • A porter and his entire expenses.

What's excluded in the Cost ?

  • Cost incurred during the tour around the city.
  • Extra porter charge.
  • Nepal arrival visa.
  • Cost for additional trips.
  • Extra hot showers, wifi & battery charging on a trek.
  • Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue and evacuation.
  • Tipping to staffs (as an appreciation).
  • Meals in the city except for breakfast and other mentioned special dinner.

You can bring your personal clothing if you already have them with you,if not it’s worth buying all below mentioned clothing and equipments here in Kathmandu in good rates and your guide will help you with it.You will have plenty of time before the trek to buy stuffs in Kathmandu(thamel).

PERSONAL EQUIPMENTS FOR TREKKING

  • Fleece beanie
  • sun glasses
  • Chipstick / Sunscreen
  • Face mask or Scarf
  • Hand towel
  • Wind stopper / waterproof top and bottom
  • Cold weather down jacket below waist
  • Fleece jacket and trouser
  • Trekking trouser
  • T-Shirts(short or long sleeves) dry fit is better
  • Polypropylene thermal tops and bottom, at least 2pairs,
  • Wind stopper and fleece gloves
  • Socks and under wears
  • Trekking boot
  • Snow Gaiter (optional)
  • Runners / Snickers for camps
  • Head torch
  • Personal medical kit
  • Water Bottle/Camel Pak
  • Trekking / Ski pole (optional. Handy for anyone with knee problem)
  • Spare batteries for Camera andflash light. Check charging facility along your journey
  • Day pack Minimum 25L with side pocket for water bottle

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From USD$565/person
565
Total $ 565 USD

Trip Facts

  • Easy
  • 1-20 pax
  • Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus/Flight
  • Mar- May , Sep - Dec
  • Double/Twin Sharing In Hotel/Lodge
  • Full Board During The Trek