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Barpak village trek

Barpak village trek is known for famous short classical cultural homestay trek in Nepal. Barpak Village is remote legendary EX-Gorkha’s army home located in the northern part of the Gorkha. Barpak’s special remarkable essentialness and nature’s excellence has drawn many individuals from around the globe. The one of a kind messy state of the town with the group of stone tile-roofed houses accepts to be the purpose for attractions to the general population wishing to visit Barpak. Barpak village trek is one of the stopover town courses of a trek around Manaslu, Dhudpokhari trek, Rubinala pass and Tsum valley. Numerous home stays were leveled by 2015 crushing seismic tremor at its epicenter. Barpak village, have been reconstructed.
Barpak village trek offers verities breathtaking view of Ganesh Himal and Manaslu range and place to begin trekking. The different scenes and societies to be found along the trekking courses give superb knowledge into the lifestyle of rural Nepali individuals. Communities especially welcome tourist organizing by their own cultural programs and you could be a part of it. Staying with locals and eating with them could be another new experience of life. our trek is bassed on ecotourism to promote homestay trekking in Manaslu circuit. Be part of us because we are local guides of Barpak, Laprak and Thumi area

Laprak homestay trek
Laprak village is the most wonderful, remote nearby Barpak Village. Laprak village is 125 km northwest of Kathmandu and 65 km northwest of Gorkha headquarters. The Gurung village is situated in the hills at an altitude of 2,300 m above the sea level. The Barpak and Laprak Gurung village has their own unique Gurung languages and culture, traditional. And the houses is made by whole stone and the rooftops are covered by wood. The villagers are the main source of independent with their agriculture and farming the land field. The social life is replete, completely with interesting risible of the life cycle, birth wedding, death etc. There is to live to inhabit and existence only Gurung peoples and Kamis in Laprak. They do celebrate many festivals like Buddha Jayanti, Ghatu dance, Lhosar, Thir, Dashain, Chewarar, Ahaun and Rodhi, as well as are all Buddhist and Hindu religious. Gurung people have welcomed you and respectful with an offering of garlands and Tika (Rice and Yogurt mixing with color) while music and dance are performed and traditional farewell songs for the guests.
An easy walk above the village of Laprak is a viewpoint at “Gurung Hill” pusudanda at 3000m this is the highest point south of the Gorkha. We can see Panoramic Stunning view of, sunrise in the morning and many Himalayan range like as Manaslu (8163m), Bouddha Himal (6672m), Himalchuli (7893m), Rubina-la pass (4643m), Shringi Himal (7187m), Ganesh Himal (7429m) Langtang Himalayan range, Lamjung Himal, and Annapurna Himalayan range etc. And many visitors are to go from this Laprak village way around the Manaslu, high altitude Rubi na La pass (4763m). Barpak and Laprak Gurung village are the most important Rural Tourism Sector of this Manaslu Region.

We designed this Barpak village trek and Laprak homestay trek for those peoples, which does not have enough time to go there in Himalaya Nepal, and want to get too closely into the real Nepalese lifestyle and culture of ethnic groups of the Himalayas. Not frequented by many tourists and it situated in central Nepal, northwest of Kathmandu.

Our Barpak village trek will run by Barpaki professional trekking guide, according to your choice either Homestay or camping.

Barpak village trek is known for famous short classical cultural homestay trek in Nepal. Barpak village is remote legendary EX-Gorkha’s army home located in the northern part of the Gorkha. Barpak’s special remarkable essentialness and Natures excellence has drawn many individuals from around the globe. The one of a kind messy state of the town with the group of stone tile-roofed houses accepts to be the purpose for attractions to the general population wishing to visit Barpak. Barpak is one of the stopover town courses of a trek around Manaslu, Dhudpokhari trek, Rubinala pass and Tsum valley. Numerous home stays were leveled by 2015 crushing seismic tremor at its epicenter. Barpak village, have been reconstructed.
Barpak village trek offers verities breathtaking view of Ganesh Himal and Manaslu range and place to begin trekking. The different scenes and societies to be found along the trekking courses give superb knowledge into the lifestyle of rural Nepali individuals. Communities especially welcome tourist organizing by their own cultural programs and you could be a part of it. Staying with locals and eating with them could be another new experience of life. Be part of us because we are local guides of Barpak, Laprak and Thumi area

Laprak homestay trek
Laprak village is the most wonderful, remote nearby Barpak Village. Laprak village is 125 km northwest of Kathmandu and 65 km northwest of Gorkha headquarters. The Gurung village is situated in the hills at an altitude of 2,300 m above the sea level. The Barpak and Laprak Gurung village has their own unique Gurung languages and culture, traditional. And the houses is made by whole stone and the rooftops are covered by wood. The villagers are the main source of independent with their agriculture and farming the land field. The social life is replete, completely with interesting risible of the life cycle, birth wedding, death etc. There is to live to inhabit and existence only Gurung peoples and Kamis in Laprak. They do celebrate many festivals like Buddha Jayanti, Ghatu dance, Lhosar, Thir, Dashain, Chewarar, Ahaun and Rodhi, as well as are all Buddhist and Hindu religious. Gurung people have welcomed you and respectful with an offering of garlands and Tika (Rice and Yogurt mixing with color) while music and dance are performed and traditional farewell songs for the guests.
An easy walk above the village of Laprak is a viewpoint at “Gurung Hill” pusudanda at 3000m this is the highest point south of the Gorkha. We can see Panoramic Stunning view of, sunrise in the morning and many Himalayan range like as Manaslu (8163m), Bouddha Himal (6672m), Himalchuli (7893m), Rubina-la pass (4643m), Shringi Himal (7187m), Ganesh Himal (7429m) Langtang Himalayan range, Lamjung Himal, and Annapurna Himalayan range etc. And many visitors are to go from this Laprak village way around the Manaslu, high altitude Rubi na La pass (4763m). Barpak village and Laprak Gurung village are the most important Rural Tourism Sector of this Manaslu Region.

We designed this Barpak village trek and Laprak homestay trek for those peoples, which does not have enough time to go there in Himalaya Nepal, and want to get too closely into the real Nepalese lifestyle and culture of ethnic groups of the Himalayas. Not frequented by many tourists and it situated in central Nepal, northwest of Kathmandu.
Itinerary for short trek
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu International Airport and meet with our airport representative at the airport and transfer to Hotel by private car. Welcome drink and refreshment, relax. Stay Overnight in Hotel.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Gorkha 1060m/5hours, stay overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Trek from Gorkha to Arukul 570m/6hours, stay overnight at homestay
Day 4: Trek from Arukul to Kalibote 750m/6hours, stay overnight at homestay
Day 5: Trek from Kalibote to Barpak Village 1950m/6hours, stay overnight at homestay
Day 6: Trek from Barpak Village to Laprak Village 2100m/5hours, stay overnight at homestay
Day 7: Trek from Laprak Village to Khorlabesi 970m/7hours, stay overnight at homestay.
Day 8: Trek from Khorlabesi to Sotikhola 700m/5hours, stay overnight at homestay
Day 9: Drive from Sotikhola to Kathmandu 7hours by Land cruiser/public bus and transfer to Hotel.
Day 10: After breakfast depending on your schedule transfer to International Airport.

Note: The Conditions mention above itinerary are applicable only for those visitors who choose our complete package. Itineraries are flexible. Of course, we are standards on our service according on the service and program that you have chosen. The selection of itineraries and the staff will be native Guide of Barpak, Laprak and Thumi.

Day to Day Itinerary

Cost Information

Cost Includes

  • All airport/hotel transfers
  • 3 night hotel stays in Kathmandu on B/B Plan
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking period
  • Local Guesthouse accommodation during trekking in the mountains
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • A government license holder guide
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
  • Ground Transportation Charge while returning back to Kathmandu from the trekking destination
  • All necessary staff with experienced leader (guide), and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • All necessary paper works; trekking permits (ACAP, special permit for Manaslu/Nar Phu)
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion)
  • Travel and rescue arrangements but prices
  • All government taxes, VAT and service charges
  • Farewell dinner prior to departure
  • First Aid Kit

Cost Excludes

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips for Trekking Staffs
  • Any kind of Drinks and Liquors
  • Personal shopping and laundry, Personal trekking equipments, Gifts and souvenirs
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, heater, etc.)
  • Optional trips for activates and sightseeing if extended
  • All items not listed in Cost included section
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary

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

About Accommodations/Meals: All Meals on full board basis will be served during Manaslu / Narpu Valley trekking. During trekking; three meals a day will be served according to the tea house/lodge/ homestay menus. Everyday's dinner and breakfast are taken in the same place that we stay the night. Lunch will be taken in a tea shop on the way. Please know that the Manaslu region does not have a well-established tourist infrastructure as like as Annapurna or Everest region (and this is the main beauty of this region). I.e. variety of foods will not be available or possible on menu. We mainly eat Tibetan bread, dal bhat, tsampa porridge, fried potato, and other simple local organic foods.

Equipments

  1. Sun hat or scarf
  2. Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
  3. Sunglasses with UV protection
  4. Sun protection cream
  5. Headlamp with extra batteries and bulbs Polypropylene shirts (1 half sleeve and 2 long sleeves)
  6. Non-cotton underwear briefs
  7. Pair of lightweight thermal bottoms (seasonal)
  8. Gloves
  9. Sleeping bags and Fleece sleeping bag liner (optional)
  10. Basic First Aid Kit
  11. Leaps care and moisturizer
  12. Down vest and/or jacket *
  13. Raincoat
  14. Water bottles
  15. Trekking pole
  16. Trekking shoes
  17. Thick and thin both type of socks
  18. Warm clothes
  19. Tissue, Toilet papers and Wet wipes (baby wipes)
  20. Toothbrush/paste
  21. Large plastic bags – to keep items dry inside the bag
  22. Towel etc…..
Extra Equipments
  1. Small Mats
  2. Camera
  3. Binoculars
  4. Books
  5. Travel games like Chess, Playing card etc.
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