Nepal is well known for trekking, mountaineering expeditions, Jungle safaris, river rafting, and many other adventurous sports. Moreover, Nepal is also the best destination for observing and experiencing the homestay, old culture, tradition, and lifestyle of local people. Sirubari is one of the best Homestay villages where you can experience the Gurung culture and their lifestyle. It’s newly opened trekking route located in the southwest of Pokhara in Syangja district.
Sirubari village trekking starts with the short drive from Pokhara and continues with a comfortable walk to the next village which is 1,760m above the sea level. Sirubari has won the “PATA GOLD AWARDS 2001” in the culture and heritage category. Trekking in this beautiful village is best if it’s done at the beginning of March to the end of May and at the beginning of September to the end of December.
2 - 14
1760 m/ 5774.3ft
Sirubari won the “PATA GOLD AWARDS 2001” in the culture and heritage category.
Lies in Syangja district.
Experience the Gurung culture, tradition and lifestyle.
Home stay with the locals.
Why this Trip
A beautiful and popular Syangja village trekking leads you to the Gurung village which is rich in culture and warm hospitality. Trekking in this village is an opportunity for you to see the lifestyle, culture, and tradition of Gurung People.
•We reserve the right to change and that the program may be reversed. Things can happen that make it impossible to meet them as planned. If any meeting or plan would not be feasible, we always try to find an equivalent alternative. In Nepal, you always have a plan B and C!
•What follows is a general flow of events. Expect the unexpected and prepare to be flexible
With big smile and big heart we will be greeting you at the airport. You will then be escorted to the hotel for refreshment. Our traditional cuisines will be prepared especially for you to please your taste buds, our way of welcoming you to the country of diverse culture.
After breakfast in Kathmandu today we will drive towards the Pokhara which is 200 km far from the Kathmandu on a private car. It will take 6 hours to reach the Pokhara from Kathmandu. After we reach Pokhara we will relax near the lakeside and spend overnight nearby the Lakeside hotel.
Today after breakfast we will drive towards the Arjunchaupari. It will take only a few hours. Then from there, we will start our trek towards the Sirubari. We will trek around 4 hours before we reach. The local people will welcome us in their own traditional way.
We will climb towards the Dahare Hill from where we can view the Himalayas including Mt. Manaslu, Mt, Machhapucchare and Annapurna range. Dahare Hill is the highest point of the Pokhara. Then after viewing this natural beauty and Himalayas, we will return towards the Sirubari village.
After a farewell ceremony from the locals of the Sirubari, we go back to Pokhara. We will take the same route which we took to reach Sirubari.After 4 hours of walking, we reach Arjunchaupari and from there we drive towards Pokhara.
We start our day with a ride to Sarankot early in the morning to see the beautiful sunrise. Later we go to Bindhyabasini temple, Devi’s fall and Bat Cave. And in the evening we go for boating in Phewa Lake.
The day comes for you to depart and therefore to add more memories for you to cherish, we will be gathering for a friendly lunch and share the bitter sweet memories we made together. We will see you off at the airport.
For nights in cities, we use standard/superior standard/deluxe rooms whereas, during the trek we use lodges/tea houses/guesthouses/home stay for our clients, whatever is available and accessible. We also arrange sleeping bags for our clients, on their request.
We believe in operating small intimate group to provide personal attention and services to our guests. Small groups can enjoy the trek hassle free and enjoy the customized trip according to their need and suitability. We do not incorporate more than 14 People in a group, unless we get special requests from our clients.
Sirubari is one of the best home stay villages where you can experience Gurung culture and lifestyle. A beautiful and popular Syangia Village trekking leads you towards the Gurung Village with rich culture and warm hospitality. Trekking in this village is an opportunity for observing and enjoying the home stay, old culture, tradition and lifestyle of local people living there.
Yes, Nepal can boast as one of the safest country in South Asia for women. You will find people very friendly and respectful towards foreigners especially towards women. As this trip is not so hard to finish, you won’t be having any difficulty while doing this trip.
We make sure to take security measures during your exploration trip to make your trip delightful. We hire experienced and license holding guides to safeguard your life. We suggest you to follow the guide’s instruction carefully and take responsibility for personal belongings. Always keep your valued belongings near you and lock the door from inside during the night.
Sirubari Village Trek is one of the popular trekking regions for cultural, lifestyle and tradition of Gurung people hence this region provides wide range of traditional meals. Dal Bhat (Rice, Lentils and Vegetables) are great way to gain energy for the strenuous trek. Besides that, inside Kathmandu and Pokhara, you can get varieties of eastern as well as western food as you desire.
There are plenty of water stations and mini markets and shops where you can easily get bottled water. We recommend that you bring water purifier tablets with you in case you need it for yourself. You have to buy it for yourself.
We use private car, van and deluxe minibus with A/C depending on the size of the group for sightseeing inside the Kathmandu Valley and transfer to Pokhara and Arjunchaupari on private transportation too. We also pick up and drop from the starting and ending point of trip on private car or jeep.
Yes, of course. Your security is our first priority. In any kind of emergency, ask your guide to contact us immediately so that we can manage vehicle for you ASAP and you will be directly transferred to hospital for the treatment.
As trekking is a tiresome activity, you will have to be in comfortable condition. Pack your active wears and trekking pants along with warm jacket, thermal inner wear to escape severe cold. Needless to say that good shoe is very important for trekking in any particular areas. So invest in good shoes. As you will be trekking in Village areas, try to wear modest clothes to quickly gel up with local people without hesitation.
All our guides are reliable holding license from Nepal Tourism Board, Nepal Government. They are the most valuable assets of the company. Guides know the route like the back of their hand and use their expertise in ensuring your safety.
You can charge your electronics in the hotel where you stay and spend your nights, by paying minimum amount inside the Kathmandu Valley. On the trekking days, you won’t be able to charge your electrons so better bring your own power bank in need.
If you need extra day to add on your trip, you will need to inform the guide in advance and the guide will let the company know. Adding a day to your trip can result in many changes in other arrangements such as transportation, guide’s schedule, flight details, hotel bookings and all. So, we really do not recommend this to our clients unless there is an emergency case. But it is true that those changes could be made but it will cost extra. The best way to do it is to inform the agent company about it.
Before coming to Nepal, make sure you are covered for diphtheria & TB, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, malaria, typhoid, polio and tetanus. Make sure you are in best shape to complete the trip without any complication.
To confirm your booking, a deposit of 15% of total trip amount is required if you are booking at least a year in advance before trip departure date. If booking is made between 100-364 days before the trip departure, you'll need to pay 20% to confirm the trip. If payment is made between 99-60 days, 25% of the total trip amount will need to be paid and if booked between 59-30 days, 50% of the total trip amount needs to be paid and finally, if you are booking 29 days prior to trip departure, then 100% payment should be made. The payments can be easily made by the bank transfer. The due balance is payable on arrival in Kathmandu with cash (preferably USD/EURO) or card on POS/credit card machine. Please note that non refundable fee is 10% or $200 whichever is greater.