Trip Facts

Country: Nepal
Region: Annapurna Region
Activities: Nepal Trekking -
Group size: 2 - 14 pax
Max Alttitude: 4210 m.
Difficulty:
Seasons: Mar - May, Sept - Nov

Pokhara Siklis Trek (16 Days)

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Pokhara Siklis Trekking is one of the best treks of Annapurna region. Siklis Hill Trek is rough and wild, but less traveled Nepal treks. After Prince Charles visited this beautiful gurung settlement.

 

The Siklis may be relatively short in duration but the views of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre and Lamjung are magnificent. Siklis village lies at the foot of Lamjung and the route is off the main trails. The region is renowned for bird watching due to its forestation. The trek also offers an introduction to the Buddhist Gurung culture as Siklis is one of the largest Gurung villages in Nepal. This moderate trek starts and ends in Pokhara and goes no higher than 2200 meters.

 

Itinerary

Day Program Accommodation Meal
01 Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m). Transfer to hotel Hotel -
02 Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour. Hotel B
03 Drive to Pokhara (820m). Free time in the evening Hotel B, L, D
04 Drive to Begnas lake (610m). Trek to Kalikasthan (1370m) Camp B, L, D
05 Trek Kalikasthan (1370m) to Lamakhet (1680m.) Camp B, L, D
06 Trek Lamakhet (1680m) to Siklis (1980m). Camp B, L, D
07 Excursion around Siklis Village (1980m) Camp B, L, D
08 Trek Siklis Village (1980m) to Nauli Kharka (2200m). Camp B, L, D
09 Trek Nauli Kharka (2200m) to Ghalegaon (2000m) Camp B, L, D
10 Trek to Bharmeri Camp B, L, D
11 Trek to Ghachok (1260m) Camp B, L, D
12 Trek to Hyangja (1070m). Drive to Pokhara (820m) Hotel B, L, D
13 Sunrise View at Sarankot (1592m). Fly back to Kathmandu (1310m) Hotel B, L
14 Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour. Hotel B
15 Final Departure. - B
*P.S. B - breakfast, L - lunch, D - Dinner
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Pokhara Siklis Trekking is one of the best treks of Annapurna region. Siklis Hill Trek is rough and wild, but less traveled Nepal treks. After Prince Charles visited this beautiful gurung settlement.

 

The Siklis may be relatively short in duration but the views of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre and Lamjung are magnificent. Siklis village lies at the foot of Lamjung and the route is off the main trails. The region is renowned for bird watching due to its forestation. The trek also offers an introduction to the Buddhist Gurung culture as Siklis is one of the largest Gurung villages in Nepal. This moderate trek starts and ends in Pokhara and goes no higher than 2200 meters.

 

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m). Transfer to hotel

    Upon your arrival at international airport, After the completion of Visa formalities you have to come downstairs to collect Luggage and proceed to outside from terminal Building. Please look at your Printed Name and Our Company Signboard Adventure Connexion and follow them. Meet our representative; you will be transferred to your hotel in Kathmandu.  You are free to relax or explore around the city in the very first day.

  • Day 02 Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour.

    Your Kathmandu sightseeing trip will start at 9AM in the morning after breakfast. We will provide a private vehicle and professional tour guide. We visit Pasupatinath temple, Buddhanath, Monkey temple and Kathmandu durbar square. Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel.

    Breakfast Included

  • Day 03 Drive to Pokhara (820m). Free time in the evening

    Drive to Pokhara (200 kilometers) for 6 hours by private Car / Van / Bus. Adventure Connexion Trekking staff will come to your Hotel early in the morning at 6:30AM to pick you up then leaving around 7:30AM to Pokhara. Pokhara, from where you can observe views to the north across the hills to the white peaks of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges, go boating on Fewa Lake or just wander around. Overnight at Pokhara (840m).

    Breakfast Included

  • Day 04 Drive to Begnas lake (610m). Trek to Kalikasthan (1370m)

    Drive from Pokhara to Bijayapur Khola (Bijayapur Army Camp)-Kalikasthan (1370m.) which takes about five hours. A broad trail starts through rice fields near the Army Camp, and then ascends through Rakhigaon to Chautara, a resting place under a large pipal tree. En route, you can enjoy the views in panorama. Now the trails climb gently along a ridge top through the Brahmin and Chhetris villages towards Kalikasthan at (1370m.). At the end, you should climb a short distance to the campsite which is situated above the village with panoramic view of mountain, Begnas Tal and Pokhara city. Camp at Kalikasthan (1370m).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 05 Trek Kalikasthan (1370m) to Lamakhet (1680m.)

    Adventure Connexion team trek from Kalikasthan to Lamakhet (1680m.) which takes about six hours. You begin following gently path passing through local villages of mixed ethnic groups, rice terraces up to Mardi Khola. Now the trek is easy as you walk along the riverbank. En route you cross Bhaise, Nawaldanda, to reach Lama Khet. It is a small village where stay overnight. This place is surrounded by green hills which exhilarates you. Camp at Lamakhet (1680m.).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 06 Trek Lamakhet (1680m) to Siklis (1980m).

    Adventure Connexion team trek from Lamakhet to Siklis (1980m.) and it takes approximately six hours. The trail stretches at flat level along the river bank until you reach Khilan Gaon. After this, you follow path which is gently up at some distance and steeply up for some hours. En route you pass Parju village. The trail again climbs till Siklis village. It is one of the oldest and big Gurung village. Camp at Siklis (1980m).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 07 Excursion around Siklis Village (1980m)

    Explore Siklis and take the opportunity to observe the daily life of the Buddhist Gurung people. This beautiful camping trek is a great introduction to the beauty of the Annapurna range and to the Buddhist Gurung culture. Siklis is one of the largest Gurung villages in Nepal and offers an opportunity to learn about this unique traditional culture. A model trekking village, Siklis is a central part of the Annapurna Conservation Area (ACA). Camp at Siklis Village (1980m).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

     

  • Day 08 Trek Siklis Village (1980m) to Nauli Kharka (2200m).

    Today Adventure Connexion team trek from Siklis to Neuli Kharka or Forest camp (2200m.) which takes about five hours. This trek goes through rhododendron and oak forests following gently ascent path in the beginning. After some distance, you walk over the flat land. Forest Camp is surrounded by forests. Camp at Nauli Kharka (2200m).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 09 Trek Nauli Kharka (2200m) to Ghalegaon (2000m)

    Today Adventure Connexion team trek from Nauli Kharka (2200m) to Ghale Gaon (2000m.) and it takes about six hours. You trek through forests covered with rhododendron. While walking you cross the highest pass of this trek. After pass, you descend steeply to reach Ghale Gaon. It is a small village which is mainly inhabited by Gurung and Magar community. Camp at Ghale Gaon (2000m.).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 10 Trek to Bharmeri
  • Day 11 Trek to Ghachok (1260m)
  • Day 12 Trek to Hyangja (1070m). Drive to Pokhara (820m)
  • Day 13 Sunrise View at Sarankot (1592m). Fly back to Kathmandu (1310m)
  • Day 14 Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour.
  • Day 15 Final Departure.
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Price Includes:

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
  • Standard accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu
  • Standard accommodation at hotel in Pokhara.
  • All camping equipment and accommodation in tents on twin sharing basis while in trek with 3 meals
  • Fly: Pokhara-Kathmandu with domestic airport taxes
  • Drive: Kathmandu-Pokhara privete transportation.
  • Local licensed English speaking Guide.
  • The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments, medicine for all trekking staffs.
  • Annapurna conservation Park permits.
  • Trekkers Information Management System Card (TIMS)
  • Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu.
  • All our government taxes.

 

Price Excludes:

  • Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Immergency Rescue
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (US$ 30 per person)
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, laundry.
  • Personal trekking Equipments.
  • Tips for trekking staff- Tipping is expected.
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
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