Balthali Village Nature Walk

GRADE

Moderate

TRIP DURATION

2 days

BEST SEASON

January till May & October till December

GROUP SIZE

From single person

TRIP Altitude

1750 meters

CUSTOMIZE TRIP

On Request

Trip Highlights

Near from Kathmandu but located in remote area
Ethnic group of Brahman, Tamang and many other
Great panoramic mountain view (huge range in between Annapurna to Everest )
Panauti Temple
Namobuddha Pilgrimage site 
Monastery and stupas with prayer flags

Trip Overview

Balthali village Resort is 40km East from kathmandu near by Panauti. It Takes around 1.5 hrs to reach khopasi by taxi and then 45 min walk to Balthali Village Resort By 4 wheel Jeep you reach Balthali Village in one and half hour from Kathmandu.

Nature lovers and bird watchers can spend day exploring and discovering some exceptional species of wildlife, tradition and culture untouched by modernity. This "off beaten location" has endless trials leading to some unknown villages of Tamangs, Newars and some ethnic tribes, thus offering excellent short hikes.
Programme:


Note: We also organize private trip and trip will start any date, please tell us if you are interested in private day tours.

  • Day 1- 
  • Start trip at 8 AM. Drive to Khopasi (36 KM from Kathmandu; 1 hour 30 minutes drive). Then walk for 30 to 45 min to reach Balthali Village Resort. During the walk you will get a chance to see one of the oldest Hydroelectricity projects of Nepal. Then pass through a holy men village and a terrace fields. On reaching Balthali Village Resort, welcome drinks will be served with a light snacks. In the evening camp firing and Bar-b-Que can be arranged upon request. Nepali dinner (Dhindo or Rice). Overnight at resort.
  • Day 2- 
  • Early morning view of a Sunrise. Breakfast at the resort garden. Then hike towards a joint river where you will see a water mill and Ladkeshwor Temple situated inside the cave. Then walk forward to Nepane Village (Typical Tamang Village), after exploring the lifestyle of a typical Tamang community, move down to Ladku River and  then trek towards Khopasi crossing a suspension bridge. Lunch at Panauti. Afternoon trek to Namobuddha, it is a Buddhist pilgrimage site. Located on slightly elevated land, it is a pleasant and out-of-the way place. The landscape below resembles an eight-petaled lotus, and the sky above has the form of a wheel with nine spokes. In this wide panorama, some mountains glisten white like a conch shell or a crystal. Around 4 PM drive from Namobuddha to Kathmandu; 2 hours drive.

  • All trip by private transport  (car/van)
  • English speaking trekking guide
  • Meals (2 lunch, 1 breakfast, 1 dinner)
  • Touring in Balthali village
  • 1 night room at Balthali Village Resort
  • Tips to driver and guide
  • Beverage and expenses of personal nature
  • Any cost occurred due to political disorder or natural calamities or any unforeseen reason, etc.
  • Any cost items not mentioned in cost includes section

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