About Gurung Heritage Trek

Gurung Heritage Trek is one of the most spectacular treks in the Gorkha region, the central-western part of Nepal. This it remote bitten track provides you an opportunity to have Himalayan panorama as well as Gurung cultural experience.

You are unlikely to see many other trekking parties even in the high season. In terms of scenery and diverse culture, no area of the Himalaya is better. Virtually every campsite has good potential for mountain views. The scenery ranges from the Gorkha region with its panoramic views of Annapurna, Machhapuchhare, Fungi Himal, Manaslu, Himal Chuli, Peak 29, Buddha Himal, Ganesh Himal to the picturesque Gurung villages Barpak, Laprak & Gumda, Baseri.

Gurung Heritage Trek can only be organized through Beyond The Limits Treks & Expedition as we explored this trail recently. No other trekking routes have such a unique combination of Nature & untouched/unspoiled authentic Nepal’s Mid Hill culture


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Day 01 : Arrive in Kathmandu, reception at the airport and transfer to hotel

On this particular day you will land on Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu where you will be warmly received by the representative staffs from Beyond the Limits Treks and Expedition. From TIA, you will be transferred into the hotel in a comfortable vehicle. These tiny things show how much we care for you. Arriving in the hotel we will be discussed on the detail itinerary. Stay overnight in hotel.

This is an important day where you get to sightseeing Kathmandu in the proper guidance of our guide. Since you have lots of things to sight we will be heading in an early morning after taking breakfast. There used to an artistic and valuable Durbar Square, at present those monuments are in critical state though it is equally valued. In Kathmandu you can observe numerous cultural heritage sites which are listed in UNESCO, counting Swyambhunath, Bouddhanath and Pashupatinath. Stay overnight in hotel.

On the following day you will leave Kathmandu and thus drive to historical place, Gorkha Bazaar. If you are driving by bus then it takes 5 hours but if you are planning to use the jeep then it will save an hour. So, it depends on you which vehicle you are comfortable more. Arriving at Gorkha Bazaar you will get to see the ancient Bazaar, historical place and mountains plusyou will get an outline on how the native spend their life. Stay overnight in lodge.

After experiencing the stay at gorkha Bazar the historical place you will take Transportation to Barpak village , situated at 1,900 meter and it takes 4 hours to get here. Barpak Village represent as the big Gurung and Ghale settlement area where you can explore the culture and hospitality of Gurung people. this village know the one of the biggest for gurung settlement .the famous Gurkha solders are from this village . the world famous Victoria cross Gaje ghale also from this village. the village has heavy damage by earth quake in 25th april 2015.this village going to reconstruction soon Stay overnight in lodge homestay.

Knowing such a rich culture at Barpak Village today you will set into motion to View Point. From the View Point you can have amazing landscapes of Gorkha Bazaar where artistic houses and terraces can be observed. Stay overnight in lodge, homestay.

On the following day you will move to stroll to Gumba Village via following the Laprak Village and it consumes 7 hours. After a long time you will be strolling extensive trek. The trek will offer wonderful trek into the exciting remote area where you will come across dense villages inhabited by Gurung people. Stay overnight in lodge, homestay.

Continuing the trek from Gumba village you will move forward t Baseri Village and again on this day you will go for an extensive walk. Though the trekking trail will take you to the remote area you will get to understanding pleasing culture of the different people. Here, you will get amazing views of Manaslu and Ganesh Himal along with water falls and several other attractive landscapes. Stay overnight in lodge, homestay.

You are lucky that you are getting additional to explore Baseri Village. So, you will utilize the day as much as you can. As the village is known for home stay you can develop good relationship with the host family and receive useful information. Stay overnight in lodge, homestay.

Continuing the trek from Baseri Village you will head toArughat Bazaar, another popular destination of Gorkha. Arughat Bazaar is a beautiful place so you can snaps lots of photographs as well. Stay overnight in lodge.

Leave taking from Arughat Bazaar you will take drive to Kathmandu. Arriving in Kathmandu you will check into the hotel and have some rest. Then, you will pack your baggage as you will be heading on the next day.

This is the concluding day where you will be departure from us. Before that you will be transferred into the TIA, Kathmandu safely and affectionately. From TIA, you can catch the flight towards your home town or go for next package. It’s glad to be the part of your adventure.