Sikles - Tangting Trek

Sikles Tangting trek is short & easy hiking routs from pokhara to avoid the normal Annapurna tourist trail and find a forgotten unspoilt area of Himalayan Nepal, Principally occupied by the Gurung people and rarely visited by outsider. This wonderful trek will take you into the heartland of the Gurungs, one of Nepal’s major ethnic groups and most closer glacier lake from pokhara which is in the altitude of 2500 m from sea level. You will be able to witness first hand their culture (dance and song and social life) of the hilltop villages, locally produced Handicrafts and utensils, and an agrarian way of life that has changed little over the centuries. Also you will have chance to see history and life style of Gurung people in ECO Museum. In this trek you will walking through Tangting and Sikles villages which are larger and rich for tradition  and culture in Kaski District. Tara hill is best view point of this route, along the thick rhododendron forest path to Ghalekharka from Sikles. We can see the whole Annapurna mountain range from Tara hill. 
 

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival International airport Kathmandu and overnight hotel in Thamel
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara, (drive 6 hrs) / (flight 30 mins)  
Day 03: Pokhara to Thak, 45 minutes drive to Lamakhet and start trek
Day 04: Thak to Tarahill top, 
Day 05: Tarahill top to Sikles 
Day 06: Sikles to hugu kharka
Day 07: Hiking around and enjoy Kahfuche glacier lake which is in the altitude of 2400m
Day 08: Hugu to Sikless
Day 09: Sikless to Chansu then drive to Pokhara
Day 10: Relax or Sight seen in Pokhara city, if you have enough time
Day 11: Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 12: Final departure to airport, End trip


(If the given itinerary does not meet your needs,  we are happy to modify itineraries based on your preference)
 
  • Package Trip costs :- $

The service including;

  • Annapurna conservation area (ACA) trekking entry permit and TIMS card
  • Necessary ground transportation during the trip
  • All accommodation during the trip
  • Meals (B/F, Lunch, Dinner and tea / coffee) during the trek,
  • A guide and necessary porters, and their salary, insurance, equipment, transport, food and bed.
  • All government and local taxes

The service does not including;

  • Nepal visa fee
  • Travel and rescue insurance 
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara before after the trek
  • Personal expenses (Phone calls, Laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle waters, hotshowers etc.)
  • Tips for guide / porters and other services
  • Extra activities than schedule plan

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