Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,338 m/4,390 ft)
Welcome to Kathmandu. As you land at Kathmandu Airport (Tribhuvan International Airport), finish your custom formalities (visa, etc.) and get to the airport waiting terminal, you will find our representative waiting to greet you. He/she will be holding Icicles Adventure Treks and Tour signboard. You will be then transferred to your respective hotel in our private vehicle. You can either rest in your hotel or shop around Thamel for any gears for your trek. Accommodation: City Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu (1,338 m/4,390 ft): Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
After breakfast we start a guided tour to several medieval and spiritual sites in Kathmandu which are also listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the historic Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath, the famous ‘Monkey Temple’ (Swayambhunath) and Buddhists shrine (BouddhaNath) which is one of the large Stupas in the world. Later after sightseeing program, we will introduce you with your trekking guide and have a small pre-trip meeting. You can also take an opportunity to hire/buy any last minute trekking equipment or bargain for your souvenirs at the many stores. Overnight in hotel. Included Meal: B
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Beshisahar and then to Ghale Gaun
We will go for an early morning drive from Kathmandu to Beshisahar approximately 6 hours and again drive to Ghale Gaun. Heartily warm welcoming by the typical local peoples. Dinner with typical cultural show, typical local food and overnight at local house
Day 04: Ghale Gaun exploration
Wake up early in the morning, hike to Ghanapokhara to enjoy sunrise and clear eye appealing enchanting scenery of a green terraces landscape, panoramic view of Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Himalchuli, Bouddha Himal, Mt, Manaslu, Annapurna South and sceneries of nature. In the afternoon, Sightseeing in the village to see a typical houses made by stones and the life style of local peoples. Cultural show in the evening with their own cultural dances and songs, local cuisines and overnight at local home stay.
Day 05: Drive from Ghale Gaun to Kathmandu
Drive back to Beshisahar and towards Kathmandu. En-route, you will get a opportunity to see Manakamana temple by riding in cable car from Kurintar. And continue to Kathmandu Accommodation: City Hotel
Day 06: Drop to Airport and Kathmandu departure
Your Ghale Gaun home stay concludes today. Our airport representative will drop you at the international airport in Kathmandu for your departure flight from Nepal. We hope beautiful Nepal, the magnificent Himalayan sceneries, and unique cultural experience you got along your Ghale Gaun village home stay Trek will stay in your memory lifelong and you will go back home with a sense of achievement. Included Meal: Breakfast