Sirubari homestay lies to the west of Kathmandu in Syangja District. This area is off the beaten track and has amazing views over the Himalaya coupled with the great hospitality of the Gurung community. The Nepal government awarded this village the PATA Gold Award naming it the first model village of Nepal due to its beauty and conservation of culture. Tourists visiting Sirubari will not stay at a guest house or resort but as a family member in a Gurung home. This is an amazing way to see what mountain life is like and to experience the culture and tradition of the area.
Being close to Pokhara you can enjoy both the lakeside town and the hill country. The fascinating scenery will make anyone forget the troubles. The Gurungs are known for their hospitality and the blessing made by the Buddhist community will provide you relief from tiredness.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1350 m)
Safe holiday adventure will give you air pick up service when you arrive at Kathmandu airport. The guy will be waiting at the airport with your name who is working under safe holiday he will pick you up and drop to hour hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu valley sightseeing,
When you finish your breakfast at your hotel our city guide will be at your hotel to pick you up for the sightseeing tour in Kathmandu. Your city tour will be about 4 hours. We will provide you a private Car/Jeep and also experienced tour guide. Your guide will take you to experience the Art, Culture, Religion, and Tradition. After your city tour, your driver will drop to your hotel. You will spend your night again in Kathmandu.
Day 3: Drive to Pokhara (950m)
Our guide will pick you up from your hotel to bus station in the early morning because all tourist buses leave in the morning. It is about 200 km to the west to reach Pokhara and takes about 7hours including 2 short breaks for food before Pokhara. when you reach in Pokhara you will get the nice and clean hotel at the great location. Spent your night there.
Day 4: Drive from Pokhara to Sirubari,
After your refreshment at your hotel, you will have a private transport to get Sirubari jeep station it is an only 30-minute drive. Your jeep to Sirubari leaves from Binda Bashini temple and takes 3 hours to get Sirubari from there. The first 1 hours you will have Zigzag road but nice road than after you have followed the small off road through the forest and local villages. Once you reach Sirubari village you will have such big mass of people and their warm hospitality as they have the welcoming culture for all guests. Sirubari is sample Gurung village and has many houses in the same place as well as the snow cap mountain views and green valley.
When you find your place to stay as they have shortened rules you can’t stay all of you in the same place because it is home and they don’t enough space in one building so all guest will be divided into many houses both they are close each other. This homestay for designing some guest who loves to stay with local people, like that they can see the fact of rural life, their culture, and traditions as well as local life experience too. Overnight in Sirubari
Day 5: Sirubari village sight walking.
It is such a big Gurung village located on the side of Massif Mountain and no top of terrace field. So this day we have to walk early morning and hike to the top of the Lodge to see paradise sunshine and all Annapurna mountain range. We have to get a thermos of tea or hot water than we go there without bags which are 2 hours walk through the forest and steeps to the top.
Day 6: Drive back to Pokhara.
This day also we will have local breakfast which is fresh and organize made my local people once we finished our breakfast we will take local bus or jeep and drive to Pokhara via the same way. Overnight in Pokhara hotel.
Day 7: Pokhara sightseeing.
Our guide will make you a best Pokhara city tour after you visit beautiful sunrise view from Sarankot. When you are in Sarankot in the morning you can have such an insane Annapurna mountain range and Mt. Dhaulagiri. After Sarankot guide will take you to the Davis waterfall, Gupteshor cave, International mountain museum and Phewa Lake.
Day 8: Drive back to Kathmandu.
You will have early bus drive from Pokhara tourist bus station to Kathmandu. It is a quite long drive but the road leading you beyond the Trisuli river and other small streams including high mountains and open valley view. After 7 hours drive will reach Kathmandu bus station then we will drop you at the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu Hotel.
Day 9: Departure
We will provide you a private transport to drop you to the airport whenever you have to go.
Nepal is safe to make holiday?
Yes, it is safe country since 10 years especially when rebel party involve in election and peace agreement in 2006 than all political party is already in parliament and doing their best, it means where ever you go to Nepal you are safe . if you feel scared still you can have your authorized guide who will take care of you and give you many information.
How Can I get Nepal visa?
To get visa for Nepal is a easy once you arrive In TIA Kathmandu you can get visa within 20 minute, you just need to get 2 p.p size photo, your passport and some money such as 15 Days stay in Nepal cost 25 USD per person, 30 USD for 30 Days and 100 USD for 3 month tourist visa. All service you will get easily when you arrive in Kathmandu airport.
Where is best area to trek in Nepal?
There are so many trekking routes in Nepal, but few of them are really popular as it is nicer than many other treks in n Nepal. Everest base camp trekking, Gokyo lake trekking, Annapurna base camp trekking, Annapurna circuit trek, Poon hill trek these are the most popular trekking route in Nepal. If you prefer to visit restricted area or, rural area to explore the localities of Nepal there are so many options that we have and you can visit safely.
Which season is the best to travel Nepal?
Nepal is a rich in biodiversity as it has many different temperature and climate within a few hour drive. So, as we have four seasons in a year we trek mostly in winter (Sep. to Dec) and spring (Mar. to June). The best season of the year is Sep to Dec, you will have clear weather and spectacular view each day this is why people used to called best season of the year.
What type of equipment do I need to bring for the trek?
The trekking equipment will depends on where you are going if you are trekking to Everest base camp or Annapurna base camp trek you should bring proper equipment such as down Jacket, Sleeping Bag, Windproof pant so no. You have to bring this trekking equipment which is as bellow:
Can I trek in Nepal?
Yes, you can easily trek in Nepal because there are so many trekking routes. If you are going to trek in Nepal for first time you can make easy trek to Poon hill, or Langtang trek these are easy walking trek. If you are adventurous trekkers you can go to Everest base camp, Gokyo trekking, Chola pass trekking, Annapurna base camp , Annapurna circuit trek etc. so you consult with your local travel agent when you decide to go to Nepal which is best area up on your pace.
Can I get an experienced guide in Nepal?
Yes you can get experienced guide in Nepal if you book your trip with trekking company or agent. You have to check very well who is going with you through your agent than figure out he is nice guy or not. There are so many options but manly package trekking and day ways salary base trekking.
What is the price for Everest trekking?
There are so many different trekking and travel company who organize all trekking and touring activities in Nepal and they have their own strategy and price but the fact of the trek is the same so if you are in Nepal to make Everest base camp trekking and if you are alone it cost comparatively more than groups, in general for solo trekkers Kathmandu to Kathmandu 12 days Everest base camp trek cost 1299 USD and if you are two person going there cost 1199 USD. If you are budget travelers still you can save some money with this cost but this price is just enough to do all activities during your 12 days time up to the mountain. I you have more than 8 people in your group one get free trip while you are in Nepal except your domestic flights.
What is the maximum weight for porter in Nepal?
Nepal tourism board published some rules and regulation for porters who used to work generally with tourist they carry 25 kg , so in general you will get one porter for two trekkers it means one trekkers need to make their weight about 12.5 kg and if you have extra clothes, or any extra things that you brought from your country you can leave in hotel locker in Kathmandu once you are back you will get it, it is safe.
What is the maximum weight can I take to Lukla in a plane?
Flying to Lukla we will be ina small plane whereas just 14 to 16 people in one plane it is small this is why there is short of strict rules need to be just 15 kg per person as a luggage and small day bags as a hand carry you can take with you. if you have any extra thiongs in your bag you can leave in Kathmandu hotel before you leave than it helps a lot to repack and to follow the rules. Still after repacking your bag have more than 15 kg you have to pay 5 USD per kg than you can fly in or out.
How much do I need to tip for guide and porter?
Tipping things is not a compulsory but it is highly expected from field staff during your trek in Nepal such as, waiter Driver, Guide porters. Mainly if you are in Nepal and doing more than week trip with guide or with porter you can tip about 100 USD for guide and 80 USD for porter but if they make your special trip with lots of information take caring and you feel safe all the time with them than you can add more tip on top of that.
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