Nepal a favorite place for the tourists. Whether it is for sightseeing, exploring the culture or trekking, Nepal has become the most preferred destination among the world.
Ghandruk is the most popular trek that can be done from Pokhara. Ghandruk offers you to see the majestic view of Annapurna mountain and a splendid sunrise and sunset. The Ghandruk is most popular for beautiful village,the fantastic views of the mountains of Annapurna (7219 m), Machhapuchhare (6993 m) and Himchuli (6411 m) and the geographical differences and the wonderful Gurung culture.
The Ghandruk village is also called Konda in local language and Stone Village. It is for sure that the trekkers will be more happy and enjoy the Ghandruk trek. As it beautiful mountain views,clean stone steps up and downhill. The trial is relatively easier and the highest point is only 2000 meters, so you do not even need to worry about altitude sickness. What a great combination, isn’t it? These may be the reasons why Ghandruk is the priority for those trekkers who want to go for a short trek in the foothills of Annapurna.Ghandruk is a beautiful town and a Village Development Committee (VDC) in Kaski District in Gandaki zone of north-central Nepal.
ATTRACTIONS OF GHANDRUK
The main attraction of Ghandruk is the culture of the Gurungs living in the area. The Ghandruk entertains the tourists with providing the Gurung dances and allow the tourists with the opportunity to wear the traditional Gurung dresses and ornaments. The tourists are very pleased to experience the new Gurung attire and take pictures in the traditional style. The local food is also a major attraction especially for the foreign tourists. Ghandruk also offers you for horse riding experience. You can also enjoy by playing snow in the upper hill of Ghandruk.