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Nepal Off The Beaten Track

Gurung and Tharu Village Home Stays - Off The Beaten Track Trekking - Authentic Cultural Experiences

As the title suggests, an off the beaten track tour of Nepal featuring home stays. Designed for travellers who truly wish to immerse themselves fully into the rural village culture of Nepal and enjoy real cultural experiences in Nepal. This naturally requires physical effort (otherwise everyone would be doing it) and thus there are three days of trekking involved where you'll be walking for around 8 hours a day, with sometimes up to 1200m ascent and descent. However, this is how you will experience the real life of the Gurung hill villages and to further enhance the authentic nature of this holiday you'll stay with local Nepalese people too. No creature comforts or touristy frills. You will live how they do, eat what they eat and do what they do. It's also a rather unusual  trekking route in Nepal too. Contrasting with your experiences in the hill villages you then journey down to the Chitwan area to stay with a Nepalese family in their Tharu tribal home too. Nights in hotels are intentionally kept to a minimum to preserve the essence of this trip, although to break up the 'roughing it with the locals' a couple of nights are spent in comfortable accommodations that nonetheless still pay homage to Nepal's heritage. You'll need a 3 season sleeping bag for this holiday. If you don't have a sleeping bag we can arrange sleeping bag rental for you.

13 Days - Cultural Touring with 3 days of challenging walking - Hotels, Rural Inns and real village (very basic) family home stays 

Day 1 - Arrive Kathmandu


Day 2 - To hill village Nepal, Nuwakot


Day 3 - Nuwakot Exploration


Day 4 - Drive to Pokhara


Day 5 - Yangiakot Home Stay


Day 6 - Sikles Home Stay


Day 7 - Sikles Home Stay


Day 8 - To Ghalegoan via Tara Top


Day 9 - Back to Pokhara


Day 10 - Tharu Village Home Stay - Chitwan area


Day 11 - Tharu life


Day 12 - Overland to Kathmandu


Day 13 - Depart Nepal


Don't forget, this tour can be customised



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All meals 'on tour' included

Price Guide

£ GBP 823

$ US 1070


Detailed Itinerary

 EUR 945

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The price shown is for guideline purposes only. The price is inclusive of all accommodation described in the detailed itinerary, all airport and land transfers,  private overland travel in the itinerary (all meals on trek), porterage on trek, permits & fees & Snow Cat Travel Trekking Guide (Day 2-Day 12) All guides are english-speaking, professionals and fully licensed.


IMPORTANT INFO ABOUT OUR PRICE GUIDES About Customising Your Private Trip Prices per person displayed are for guide line purposes only. Please contact us for a personal quotation. Factors such as the size of your party, seasonality, international exchange rates, tailor made options and final itinerary chosen etc will affect the price. For more info-see the “more information about prices” link below.