Sikles Village trekking is a freshly opened and celibate trekking routes in the Annapurna region. It is a remarkable trekking route offers a variety of terrain from low land villages and rich terrain up to Nepali largest Gurung (Gurkha) village. Sikles Trek also offers blooming forests of rhododendron in the spring.
We can embark the stunning view of snow-capped Himalayan ridges such as Annapurna IV (7,525 meters) Annapurna II (7,939 meters), Lamjung Himal (6,932 meters), Manaslu, and much more dozen summits below 6000 meters. The ethnic Gurung village and culture of Gurung people, Bang of Mardi Khola (1,980m) is the another paramount entice strand of Sikles village Trek.
Many Gurungs people have served in the British Army as Gurkhas. The Gurung settlement people follow with Shaman priest and the Buddhist priest in marriage, death and dealing with ill fate. The journey passes through dense oak, rhododendron and Bamboo forest.
One can enjoy at unique sites, eat the local dishes and deponent daily life unfurl around us. The Sikles village getting immense popularity which is located in the central part of the Annapurna Conservation Area. The pothole city Pokhara is the Sikles village trekking starting point as ending too. Because of the low elevation, anyone can conquer sikles village trek.
The Autumn and Spring season considered as the best season for this trek but remember that we can run this trek every season.
The pothole city Pokhara is our today`s destination. We will head towards Pokhara either by tourist bus or Plane. You will get opportunities to taste Nepalese food Dal, Bhat and Achar in muglin if you prefer overland transportation. Overnight at Hotel.
Ghalegoan is our today’s destination from Pokhara. The trail to Ghalegoan is passed through Bhurjung Khola. Along the route, we will see the place where the local village men go hunting for honey. The area is also culturally rich and displays a diverse variety of ethnic traditions. You can explore traditional Nepalese village.
Tara Tops (3056 meters) is our today`s destination. The journey passes through bang of seti river. During the trip, you can capture the stunning view of kind snow-capped mountains such as Lamung Himal, Annapurna South, Fish Tail, and Annapurna III and Annapurna IV.
Leaving behind the campsite at Tara Tops we bid farewell to the breathtaking views and trek mostly downhill through magnolia and rhododendron forests towards Parche in the lower foothills.
Gurung dominated region Sikles is our today’s destination. The Gurkha soldier, usually recruited from this area, is renowned for his hardiness and skill in battle. The enthralling views of Annapurna II, Annapurna IV, and Lumjung Himal etc. make today`s trip fabulous.
The stunning Lama Khet is our today`s destination. The trek is mostly downhill through rural farming lands and at times passes alongside the Mardi Khola River. From Lama khet, it takes about one and half hour drive back to Pokhara along some Jikjak and ready roads.
Time to return Kathmandu to take a flight to a homeland. We need to travel back to Kathmandu overland to the see the green and fertile landscape of Gorkha and Dhading districts or enjoy spectacular mountain views by plane. In the evening, you will join the group dinner and drinks to celebrate your trekking success with Trek Nepal Himalayas.
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I was pleased with Trek Nepal Himalayas from a price and quality of service standpoint. The trek is a challenge and a responsible and knowledgeable guide is essential for a safe and inclusive trip. I would use them again.
We went on a short tour to Bhutan and wow what an amazing place! It is so beautiful with its mountain regions and traditional culture. Visiting Tigers Nest monetarist was definitely the highlight of the Bhutan trip. We later returned to Kathmandu and made our way to Pokhara where we took off for the Annapurna Base Camp trek. This was my first time trekking and my fitness level is not the best but Badri and the boys (the sherpa's) were great at catering the trip to our needs. All timings along the way were perfect and we all got to ABC and back without a hitch. Badri and the boys made us feel like we were part of their family and were all smiles and fun. We all played cards together of a night where they taught us to play Dumbal and we taught them Uno. They went above and beyond to cater for us and were watching us like hawks for signs altitude sickness as we got closer to the top. All guest houses that we stayed out were pleasant and all had hot showers. Badri was well respected by the locals along the way and we were welcomed everywhere we went. I actually felt like a bit of a VIP on the mountain when we were trekking with Badri!
I really loved my experience in Nepal and all thanks to Trek Nepal Himalayas. I'm going to miss these guys and can't wait to go back!
I recently spent three and a half weeks holidaying in Nepal with Trek Nepal Himalayas. My partner and I arrived a few days early from the organised tour and Badri from Trek Nepal Himalayas was very accommodating to us by organising our extra accommodation, picking us up from the airport, and organised an extra day tour for us to Nagarkot which was really nice. They also arranged for us to visit the old palace (now a museum) and the Garden of dreams. After the rest of the group arrived we did some sight seeing around Kathmandu visiting the monkey temple, durbar square, the Boudhanath temple and the crematorium.
Our guide Nawin and and other guides arranged throughout the tour were all very knowledgeable of the history of each place that we visited and gave good commentary along the way. Next we went on a day trip to Badri's village. In organising this tour, our group wanted to help out after the earthquake. It turned out Badri's village was badly damaged by the quake and the school was destroyed.
When planing this trip we arranged with Badri for him to take us out to his village so we could make donations of stationary, toys and sporting goods to the school. The village was well off the beaten track and it was a unique opportunity to visit an area that tourists generally don't get to see. The scenery along the way was magic and the drive was quite an adventure. When we arrived the whole village was out to give us a warm friendly welcome with marigold flower necklaces and we each received a blessing. The kids were so excited to see us and were over the moon to receive our donations of stationary, sporting goods and toys.I t was a truly beautiful experience and these memories will stay in my heart forever. This went so well that Badri is now putting together optional side tours for future tour groups to visit his village and villages like his for tourists to make donations to the local schools. I highly recommend you do this as it is such a feel good moment and the emotional joy of it all will is so overwhelming it will make you teary.
A group of us trekked to Everest Base Camp with Trek Nepal Himalayas recently. It was a great trip that was full of memorable moments and amazing views. Our guide Badri was very patient with each of us. He was knowledgeable, encouraging, accommodating and helpful. He not only provided excellent guide services and made sure the group had a safe trip, but also took care of his porter team. Our trip wouldn’t be this successful without the encouragement and support from Badri and the assistant guide Karan. During the time we stayed in Kathmandu, Badri and his staff offered great assistance to ensure we had a great time. If you are planning to visit Nepal, I highly recommend Trek Nepal Himalayas.
Three weeks with Trek Nepal Himalayas was an incredible experience. Our adventure included a day tour of Kathmandu, Everest flight with champagne at sunrise, flights to Bhutan with a few days touring around there. Our highlight in Bhutan was the climb to Tiger's Nest monastery and the amazing views from there.
Ten days trekking to Annapurna Base camp was wonderful. Our guide Badri made sure all our needs were met along the way. Nawin, our first in charge was very accommodating as well as the other 3 porters who lugged our stuff so we only had to carry a day pack.
Sunrise at Poon Hill was a must as well as putting up prayer flags at sunrise at the summit of our trip, Annapurna base camp. Just fab.
Inspirational, amazing and a humbling experience.
I would go back again and would make sure that these knowledgeable people were by my side for my next adventure.
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