Balthali Village Trekking

Balthali is the name of a small village situated on a hilltop, just beyond Panauti above 40 Km away from Kathmandu. The village lies at the junction of Roshi and Ladku rivers. This exceptionally beautiful village is worth visiting for relaxation amidst natural surroundings terraced rice fields and ochre thatched farm houses. Spectacular sights of snowy peaks of Dorjee Lhakpa, Langtang and whole range of mountain on a clear and bright day on the northern horizon lures every nature lover and trekker. Nearby forest of Balthali village you can explore the various flora. Colorful rhododendron, Mangolia and Sal trees cover the hill that undulates and open out to terrace fields. Nature lovers and bird watchers can spend days exploring and discovering some exceptional tradition and culture still untouched by modernity. This 'off the beaten area' has endless trails leading to some ethnic tribes offering excellent short hikes and mountain biking on the easy trails. Many of the sacred and ancient temples and monasteries such as Namo Buddha, Indreshwar Mahadev Temple, Brahmayani Temple are located nearby.

TRIP DAY TO DAY ITINERARY

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 02: Drive Kathmandu to Changu Narayan (1500m.) and trek to Nagarkot (2175m.)
Day 03: Trek Nagarkot to Dhulikhel (1440m.)
Day 04: Trek Dhulikhel to Namo Buddha (1982m.) and then to Balthali (1,730m.)
Day 05: Excursion around Balthali village
Day 06: Drive to Panauti and then to Kathmandu

SERVICE INCLUDES:

  • Arrival/departure transfers
  • Welcome drinks and trekking orientation
  • 3 Nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Drive from Kathmandu to Changunarayan
  • Accommodation in teahouse (lodge) on twin sharing basis on trekking
  • Breakfast on the trek
  • A Professional English speaking trekking guide
  • 1 porter for 2 people (each porter can carry only 18 kg luggage)
  • Trekking staff wages, insurance, meals, transportations and allowances
  • Group medical supplies (First Aid kit)
  • Government and local taxes

SERVICE EXCLUDES:

  • International airfare
  • Nepal Entry Visa and Visa extension fee
  • Monuments entry fee in Kathmandu
  • Single supplement in Kathmandu
  • Lunch / dinner in Kathmandu and on trek
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation costs
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral water/boiled water), laundry
  • Camera/cell phone battery charge while on trek
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Donation & tips etc
  • Any other services not specified in the ‘Cost includes’

Trip Facts

Price From$0 USD
  • Duration6 Days
  • Difficulty
  • Altitude2100M
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
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