3,900 m Rugachaur Pass
Private and comfortable drive (optional domestic flight Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu.
All over the year.
Trekking towards the off beaten trail and indulging with the locals of Gurja Village provides you immense joy and memorable experience. This virgin destination brings upon scenic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Churen Himal, and Gurja Himal. One can have an ample opportunity to enjoy and experience the culture and tradition of Magar people.
All the trekking trails of Gurja valley lead to explore the lush green forest, wild environment, local surroundings and eye-catching floras and faunas of the region. This village is unexplored, hidden, untouched and not yet fully discovered.
Located at the west of the Dhaulagiri range, Gurja Himal Trek makes you pass through the natural wilderness and indulge with the hospitality of Magar communities. Passing through the varied landscape to observe their unique way of living and culture
This newly explored route to Gurja Himal brings you the chance to discover the untouched beauty and further support the village though your tourism expenses, which can help, promote and make possible for other trekkers to know and explore this place.
Gurja village also has its preserved natural beauty, which is untouched and unexploited giving immense pleasure to viewers and hypnotizes viewers.
Why Gurja Himal trek?
- Beautiful and amalgam of natural and cultural trekking experience
- A mesmerizing view of Annapurna, Gurja Himal, Dhaulagiri, and Churen Himal
- Great hospitality and friendly behavior of Magar people
- Exploring the wild environment, lush greenery, local surroundings and having eye watch towards flora and fauna
- Trekking towards the village of Gurja in Midwest Nepal
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu (1300m)
Day 02: Sightseeing of Kathmandu valley and trek preparation
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (200km/6 hours). Boating and free time in Pokhara
Day 04: Drive to Dharapani (1560m), 5 hrs drive
Day 05: Trek to Lulang (2450m), 6 hrs walk
Day 06: Trek to Gurjakhani (2620m), 8 hrs walk
Day 07: Trek to Rugachaur Pass (3850m) and Gurjaghat (3015m), 9 hrs walk
Day 08: Explore Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve
Day 09: Trek to Jaljala Pass (3400m) and to Lumsung (2190m), 7 hrs walk
Day 10: Trek to Darbang (1070m), 8 hrs walk
Day 11: Drive to Pokhara (820m)
Day 12: Free day at Pokhara/ World Peace Pagoda hike (2-3hrs)
Day 13: Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 14: Sightseeing at Kathmandu Valley and Shopping in evening
Day 15: Final Departure