Hike to Ghandruk

Ghandruk (Nepali: घान्द्रुक) is a town and Village Development Committee in Kaski District in the Gandaki Zone of northern-central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4,748 persons living in 1,013 individual households.

Ghandruk is a common place for treks in the Annapurna range of Nepal (i.e. specially for Annapurna Base camp trek), with various trails and accommodation possibilities. From Ghandruk there are views to the mountains of Annapurna including Machapuchare and Himchuli. It is the route to Annapurna Base Camp and Poon hill. Gurung people are common in this village.

Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, our company representative will meet and welcome you to Nepal and then you'll be transferred to your confirmed hotel. Once you finish the check-in procedure, you can rest & relax at the hotel. Later you will be accompained by the office staff for a short tour of Thamel to make you familiar with some good restaurants, ATMs, money changer and other necessary places you might need during your stay in Thamel.

Early morning flight to Pokhara and will be transferred to Hotel. 

Cost Includes:

  • Transportation(Ground/flight)
  • Guide
  • Accommodation & Meal during trip
  • Driver’s Wage
  • Daily dispatches on wppnepal.com
  • Salary & insurance for all Nepali staff

Cost Excludes:

  • Beverages and alcoholic drinks on trek
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • All personal expenses
  • Personal medical and evacuation insurance
  • Additional tips for guide
  • Personal purchases

 

S.N

Equipment

Quantity

Remarks

1

Waterproof Hiking shoes

1 pair

 

2

Changing shoes / sandal

1 pair

 

3

Shocks

3 pairs

 

4

Warm trousers

2 piece

 

5

Warm pants

2 pairs

 

6

T – shirts

5 piece

 

7

Long underwear

1 pair

 

8

Sweater

1 piece

 

9

Warm fleece Jacket

1 piece

 

10

Baseball hat

1 piece

 

11

Warm hat

1 piece

 

12

Waterproof pant and jacket

1 pair

 

13

Good gloves for trek and climb

2 pair

 

14

Sleeping bag

1 piece

 

15

Personal back pack

1 piece

 

16

Duffel bag

1 Piece

Provided by WPP

17

Sun glass

1 piece

 

18

Sun block cream

1 piece

 

19

Head lamp / torch

 

 

20

Water  bottle -1 liter bottle

2 piece

 

21

Trekking poles

1 pair

 

22

Tooth brush and tooth paste

 

 

23

Extra  batteries for head lamp/ torch and camera

 

 

24

Extra film rolls/ memory cards (if digital camera )

 

 

25

Battery charger ( if digital camera)

 

 

26

Towel

1 piece

 

27

Lip guard

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28

Personal first aid kits

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30

Rain coat

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All the equipment can be purchased and some of the equipment can be rented in Nepal at reasonable price.

Reviews

Jun 16, 2019

Pratik Neupane

Bewitching- a word I would like to use to express my feeling towards this experience made possible by WPP. Thank you WPP Team ( Specially Mr. Sonam Sherpa ) for making this dream of mine come to life.

Jun 13, 2019

Ashish Pathak

It was great experience being up to Ghandruk with WPP. Such a great place to hike around pokhara. Specially, the traditional Gurung culture exploration was amazing. The mountain ranges around there was great. Must recommend and i will visit the place soon. Thanks

Trip-Code: WPP-006-GHK
Destination: Nepal
Region: Annapurna
Altitude: 2012 M
Season: spring/autumn
Difficulty: Easy
Accommodation: Hotel
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