Luwang Village Home Stay Trek
It just takes few hours of Bus ride to sway away in the beauty of the beautiful tea garden and the ethnic Gurung Culture
Luwang village homestay falls in West Nepal, near Pokhara city. It is a typical Gurung Village, famous for its tea garden. It is an easy escape to witness the majestic view of various mountains surrounding the place. Couple of hours away from Pokhara city, Luwang village will make you experience traditional Gurung culture which includes the homes they live in, the food they eat, recreations they’re involved at, and their way of life as a whole.
The 5-day journey starts from Kathmandu to Pokhara either through bus or by airways, as per your convenience which will be followed by your hike to Luwang Village. After a night halt is the village, you will return back to Pokhara from Luwang Village after which you will be lead towards the sight-seeing of some famous tourist destinations. Later, after the completion of the sightseeing, you have all the time to yourself. Enjoy your last day In Pokhara and get ready for your back trip to Kathmandu. Your journey back to Kathmandu will be either through airways or bus service again.
Follow the itinerary below to have the perfect picture of the trip.
Duration : 7 Days
Type : Easy
Start & End Point: Kathmandu - Kathmandu
Highest Altitude : 1500m
Warning : Altitude Sickness
Best Period : Sep - Oct
You will be given two options while traveling from Kathmandu to Pokhara. If you want to explore highways and enjoy the view of nature, a bus ride is recommended but if you want to reach Pokhara early and spend some time in the lake city, a short 25-minute flight would be a good choice. Upon reaching Pokhara, we will manage a private vehicle for you for the hotel transfer.
Luwang Village is just 2 hours away from Pokhara. First, you will drive to Khoramukh which is 10.3 km away from Pokhara followed by a short and easy, 2-hour hike to Luwang Village. You will be welcomed by Khada, “a traditional Nepali scarf” and tika as a warm gesture of welcoming guests.
You will see that most of the interiors are made up of locally available materials. After freshening up, go and explore the tea garden and factory. As you explore the tea factory, also get yourself to try the rich and organic taste of the locally grown tea. Enjoy the scenery and explore the village. Settle yourself with delicious and authentic Nepali dinner and local wine in the evening. You will also get an opportunity to witness the traditional Gurung dance. Enjoy the performance alongside a scrumptious meal and local drink.
A new adventure awaits the next day. Have your breakfast and hike down to Khoramukh. Our driver will be waiting for you on the highway to drive you back to Pokhara. Upon reaching Pokhara, you will first be dropped to the hotel to freshen up. This will be followed by the full day sight-seeing of the city. The sight-seeing includes Pokhara’s best known touristic places like Gupteshwor Mahadev, David’s fall, Mountain museum, Bindabasini temple, etc. After the completion of the sight-seeing, you will be transferred back to the hotel.
The evening time is leisure. You can explore what the lake city has to offer. Evenings in Pokhara is lively and has a different charm. Lakeside restaurants are something you would want to visit. Enjoy the evening to yourself.
Have your breakfast and get ready for your drive through Prithivi Highway (7 hours ride from Pokhara- Kathmandu) else take a quick 25 minute flight back to the Kathmandu City.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to your departure point.