Gorka kings and buddhism

Cultural trek to through buddhist monasteries

mindfulness and spiritism in the heart of nepal

The gorkha legacy

Cultural trek through gorka

The Gorkha dinasty started what is known as the modern country of Nepal. During the Chinese Empire era and thanks to the silk route, the region of Nuwakot became a very prosperous region. The region became a hub of travellers that travelled from India to China.

Pick up in Kathmandu.

Our team will pick up your group and take you to Gorkha. We will leave Kathmandu at 6 am and reach Gorkha by mid day. We will sleep in a choosing between 3,4 and 5 star hotels. We will have lunch at a typical restaurant and take you in a guided tour around the area.

 

Visit to the Nuwakot palace.

We will visit the Gorkha palace and have lunch in a typical restaurant of the area. 

Trip to Nuwakot

Jeep transport to Nuwakot and trip to visit the Nuwakot palace. We will spend the night in a hotel of your choosing (3 star, 4 star, 5 star).

 

Trip back to Kathmandu

On the fourth day we journey back to Kathmandu, where we iwill visit Kathmandu Durbar Square and the district of Thammel. We will then spend the night in a hotel of your choosing (3 star, 4 star, 5 star).

 

Trip to the Narayanthi Palace

Breakfast at 7:30 am and jeep trip to Narayanthi palace. We will finish the circuit around five in the afternoon and return back to hotel.


We also offer transport back to airport. Talk with our sales rep.

AVAILABILITY

 

This trek is available between October and November and between April and June, before cold winter freezes de passes and before the summer Monsoon rains and slidings   renders most paths tricky or impossible to walk. 


Prices.

From $300 per person, for more info, talk with our sales reps.

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To manage this trek, it is of utter importance that you are well and properly equipped. In Wild Nepal we will make sure that before your trip you are carrying everything you may need , and our tour guides will make sure that you and your team carry around all of the correct equipment necessary to carry out this trek safely and comfortably. If necessary we will take you to recommended shops where you'll be able to buy any equipment you or your team may be missing

Trip to Ganesh Himal

camping in the himalayas

Pick up in Kathmandu Airport.

Our team will come and pick you and your group up from the Tribhuvan International Airport and drop you off in a 4 star Hotel.


This first day will be free of activities so you can relax, adjust your Jet lag and enjoy Nepali Food along the many restaurants in Thammel.

 

Trip to Gorkha

We will take a Jeep to Gorkha, where we will spend the night in a comfortable hotel.

From Gorkha to Machhakitola

8 hour long jeep travel to Macchakitola, where we will spend the night in a comfortable hotel.

 

Start of the Trek in Machhakitola

7 hour journey to Macchakitola, where we will spend the night in a comfortable hotel lodge.

 

Visit to Jagat

Today we will hike to Jagat and admire its numerous buddhist temples and recreational areas.

Trek to Lopka.

Journey to Lopka .A 6 hour long trek where we will spend the night in a typical traditional hotel.


 

From Lopka to Chumling.

5 hour trek and home stay in a Nepali house.

 

information

 

Duration of trek: 19 days

Prices.

Group of 4 people: $3560 per person.

Group of 6 people: $3400 per person.

This trek's intention is to discover the buddhist part of Nepal, making summit in the base of Ganesh Himal base camp, in the mountainous region that divides the Nepali tibet and China. Part of this trek involves sleeping tents in the different towns around the area that allow for it.

4 hour long Trip to Domje.

We will hike to the next town and spend the night in a typical Nepali house.

 

Start of Camping

Porters will join us for this part of the trek and help us carry our camping equipment. Six hour trek to Gumba Langdang. Due to the nature of the region, we will only eat vegetarian food from this point onwards.

 

Trip to Landan Kharka

The ascent to Landan Kharka is steep and hard, which makes this day as one of the hardest of the journey, spending the night in a camping.

 

Trip to Kharka

7 hour long trip to Kharka, where we will spend the night in a camping.

 

Trip to Kharka II

A 5 to 7 hour trip (depending on your speed) and sleep over at a camping site.

Ascent to Ganesh Himal base camp.

Today we will hike up to the base camp of Ganesh Himal (3700 meters high).  We will spend the night there and camp.

Free day in Ganesh Himal
We will spend the day in Ganesh Himal, enjoying the views and meditate.


Descent to Lungdang

8 hour descent and sleep over in a Nepali local house.

Trip to Domje

Six hour trek and homestay. 

Trip to Chumling

Hike to Chumling and homestay in a nepali house. 

Trip to Lopka

Today's journey will take us to the town of Lopka and homestay.

From lopka to Jagat

6 hour long descending hike 

Trip to Macchakitolah and return to Gorkha

Small hike to the local town , where we will take a Jeep back to Gorkha

Return to Kathmandu

Sleep in a 4 star hotel. Transfer to Airport the next morning is included.

what you pay for

an UNFORGETTABLE adventure

The price in this tour does not include.

  1. Equipment costs for the Trekking experience.
  2. Medical nor travel insurance in Kathmandu or any area outside of the Ganesh Himal region.
  3. Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  4. Visa stay (Visa on arrival is available for citizens from all nationalities at Trihuvan International Airport) (Cost is aproximately 2 dollars per day).
  5. International flight costs (These can be purchased via Wild Nepal separately)

The price in this tour includes.

  1. Guide for the Trek duration (English Speaker).
  2. Breakfast, Lunch and dinner throughout the trip.
  3. Hotels, lodges or camping sites for all of the trip.
  4. Tent cost and transportation.
  5. All of the required transport costs (including taking you in and out of the airport ).
  6. Trekking Permits (TIMS)
  7. Medical and rescue insurance throughout the trek (Just in case)
  8. Breakfast in your hotels in Kathmandu.

Buddhist monasteries 

BUddhist retreat in the himalayas

This buddhist retreat will take you to the buddhist monastery of Mu Gompa, where your group will spend several days learning about buddhism, meditation and mindfulness.

Pick up in Kathmandu Airport.

Our team will come and pick you and your group up from the Tribhuvan International Airport and drop you off in a 4 star Hotel.


This first day will be free of activities so you can relax, adjust your Jet lag and enjoy Nepali Food along the many restaurants in Thammel.

 

From Gorkha to Machhakitola

8 hour long jeep travel to Macchakitola, where we will spend the night in a comfortable hotel.

 

Start of the Trek in Machhakitola

7 hour journey to Jagat, where we will spend the night in a comfortable hotel lodge.

 

Visit to Jagat

Today we will hike to Jagat and admire its numerous buddhist temples and recreational areas.

Trek to Lopka.

Journey to Lopka .A 6 hour long trek where we will spend the night in a typical traditional hotel.


 

From Lopka to Chumling.

5 hour trek and home stay in a Nepali house.

 

information


Trekking days: 16

Prices.

Group of 2: $3290 per person

Group of 4: $3140 per person

Max Group of 6: $2990 per person

Trip to Chhokan

We will spen the night in a nepali local house after a 5 hour long journey.

From Chhokan to Nile

Six hour long journey to Nile, where we will homestay.

Mu Gumpa Monastery

We will spend the day in the Mu Gumpa monastery and spend the night there.


Spiritual retreat in the Mu Gompa monastery

This is a perfect place to practice and learn about meditation.

Spiritual retreat in the Mu Gompa monastery

Finishing our stay with the buddhist monks in charge of it. 

Trip to Chhokan.

We return to Chhokan in a 5 hour long trek and visit a buddhist monastery of the region, sleeping in a local Nepali house.

Hike to Ekle Bhatti

5 hour long hike to Ekle Bhatti, where we will sleep in a local Nepali house.

Return to Jagat

5 hour long descending hike and homestay.

Trip to Macchakitolah and return to Gorkha

Small hike to the local town , where we will take a Jeep back to Gorkha

Return to Kathmandu

Sleep in a 4 star hotel. Transfer to Airport the next morning is included.

what you pay for

an UNFORGETTABLE adventure

The price in this tour does not include.

  1. Equipment costs for the Trekking experience.
  2. Medical nor travel insurance in Kathmandu or any area outside of the Ganesh Himal region.
  3. Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  4. Visa stay (Visa on arrival is available for citizens from all nationalities at Trihuvan International Airport) (Cost is aproximately 2 dollars per day).
  5. International flight costs (These can be purchased via Wild Nepal separately)

The price in this tour includes.

  1. Guide for the Trek duration (English Speaker).
  2. Breakfast, Lunch and dinner throughout the trip.
  3. Hotels, lodges and staying costs for all of the trip.
  4. All of the required transport costs (including taking you in and out of the airport ).
  5. Trekking Permits (TIMS)
  6. Medical and rescue insurance throughout the trek (Just in case)
  7. Breakfast in your hotels in Kathmandu.