Phulkharka Village Tour

Price $999

USD 799

Trip Duration

10 Days

Trip Grade

Easy

Group Size

minimum 2 person

Best Season

All season

Phulkharka Village Tour Brief Insight

Phulkharka Village Tour is an adventurous tour to a small and beautiful village, located about 135km northwest of Kathmandu. It lies in the northern part of Dhading district at an elevation of 3500 meters. Phulkharka is located at the foothills of Ganesh Himal and Mount Manaslu.

Phulkharka means ‘Flower Garden’. The Phulkharka village is occupied by diverse ethnic groups and races of people like Newar, Brahmin, Chhetri, Gurung, Magar, Damai, Kami, etc. You can see the unspoiled and authentic Nepalese lifestyle in this village.

This village lies on the border of Ganesh Himal and Manaslu so they have a mixed-race of Hindu and Buddhist communities. You can instantly see awesome panoramic views of Ganesh Himal and other attractive natural scenes on your this Village Tour.

During your trek to Phulkharka, you will be staying in a homestay lodge in one of the build-up houses. They are selected with their hygienic adaptation in daily life. You will be spending a few days sightseeing.

This village was destroyed in the 2015 earthquake. Therefore, the Phulkharka Earthquake Village Trek 2016 has been introduced with the aim of supporting the national cause of Nepal known as ‘Nepal Earthquake- A change to rebuild’.
Phulkharka village follows the famous route of Manaslu trekking, Tsum Valley and Ganesh Himal.

During your Phulkharka tour, your homestay can be combining with these famous trekking. There are not many commercial lodges as Phulkharka is not a typical tourist area. MFN chooses the best available lodge after comparing it with the other lodges. The lodges provide basic facilities and services.

Other activities like village tour, day hiking tours around the hills can manage. Nepal Highland Treks especially operating Small Group Joining Tour to Mount Kailash, central Tibet, and Mount Everest Base Camp Trekking.

People can also experience the typical cultural exercise from many different cast & ethnic groups on this village tour. You will enjoy yourself every day spent on this journey from day one to the end day.

It has famous Ganga Jamuna falls, which lies in its ward no.4 Dhandakharka. Nowadays, Trekking in Ganga Jamuna falls seems famous. So far, This village is a good source of water which is currently used for drinking, irrigation, and hydroelectricity. People seem to be very friendly in this tour who welcomes their guest with a smiley face and afford the qualitative facilities how much they can.

The Ganga Jamuna trail reveals charm that is enriched with beautiful flora and fauna. Pine forest, Rhododendron flower, and other natural vegetation along the way make this trip charming.

Trekking through the different villages you will have an opportunity to interact with different ethnic groups such as Tamang, Gurung, Brahmin, Chhetri and other typical peoples group and their lifestyle, their tradition and culture. You will also see a variety of birds and animals along the trail.

The majestic view of Mountain range of Ganesh Himal, Buddha Himal, Langtang, Manaslu and part of Annapurna range makes this trail more remarkable.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive to Kathmandu / Transfer to Hotel / Evening walk

Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing overnight.

Day 03: Drive to Taribesi and walk to "Khere" overnight.

Day 04: Trek to Phulkharka and stay with family house overnight.

Day 05: Rest and short walk around gana jamuna and back to home for overnight.

Day 06: Trek to "Chimchok"(Gurung Village with the magnificent view of ganesh Himal)

Day 07: Trek down to Taribesi

Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu

Day 09: Free day for shopping or other tour and Overnight at Hotel.

Day 10: Transfer to airport for departure flight.

What is included in Phulkharka Village Tour

  • Pickup and drop at Airport
  • Hotel stay in Kathmandu as per itinerary
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) during the trekking period
  • Best available accommodations during the trek
  • A government license holder guide
  • Porter to carry your baggage
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
  • Ground Transportation Charge as per itinerary
  • TIMS card(Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Entry Fees wherever required
  • Trekking Permits needed for Restricted Area Trekking
  • All government taxes and service charges
  • Farewell dinner prior to departure

What is Excluded

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fee
  • International Airfare and Airport Departure Tax
  • Tips for trekking staffs
  • Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
  • Personal shopping and laundry, Personal trekking equipment, Gifts, and souvenirs
  •  All items not listed in Cost included the section

Notes: Costs are prone to change in itinerary. So costs will be recalculated if the trekking days get modified.

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