This trek is the best easy trek in Nepal around a beautiful village Balthali which is close to Kathamdnu (1.5 hours drive). Additionally this is on the top 10 best low altitude trek in the world as per Lonley Planet. You love trekking but you have altitude sickness or you do not want to trek in the far remote areas you can go for this trek. With some reason if you are wondering to spend time thinking what to do in Kathmadnu for few days this is the best recommended trekking activities. Nepal One Tours is always ready to arrange this trip for you throughout the year.
Our private car will pick us up from your hotel and we will head off to the historical city of Panauti housing more than 800 years old temples and civilization. We will visit the famous Indreswor temple and the heritage site surrounding it. A scenic drive of about 4 km will take us to Khopasi, the hotel staff will pick up our luggage and transfer from there, we on the other had will enjoy a relaxing walk of one hour and the deep suspension bridge.
In the morning we will begin our hike through the villages and terrace fields . Our destination is Namo Buddha Stupa, one of the three holiest stupas in Nepal. It is believed that Lord Buddha sacrificed his life to feed the hungry tigress and her cubs exactly at this point in one of his previous incarnation.
We will also visit the beautiful monastery on top of a small hill, elegant, beautiful and deeply spiritual. From there we can enjoy the views of the magnificent Himalayan series. Then we will return back to Balthali Village Resort crossing the Roshi Khola River via suspension bridge.
After enjoying the bountiful breakfast we will follow through the trail of Ladku Khola river. We will enjoy the seasonal fishing activities and swimming.
After that we will continue our trek to Lukuwa danda (1800m) for a bird eye view of the whole Balthali village and the magnificent mountain series. We will retire back to Balthali Village Resort for the night.
After the breakfast, our next destination will be the Tamang village, Danda Gaun where a Buddhist community of hundreds years live. We will next walk to the Pada Gaun (2110m) enjoying the local remote life, mountain views and beautiful greenery of the Mahabharat mountain series of Nepal’s lower plains.
We will hike down to Karthali, and following the banks of the ladku river we will rest in our resort with a nice hot cuppa.
An easy walk through the paddy and maize fields in the morning will take us to Shanyashi (holy men) village, Mahanta Tole (saint square). Then we will hike to the village of Khyaku and uphill Kamala Devihill temple for stunning views of the village and the beautiful terrace fields.
We will return back to the resort for rest and relaxation for the rest of the days.
In the morning we will begin our journey to the Junction of two rivers Roshi and Ladku khola. We will enjoy the beautiful hamlet of nature and visit the Holy shrine of lord Shiva and traditional Tamang village,Neupane.
An easy stroll through the Ladku khola and long suspension bridge will bring us back to the resort. We will enjoy a fun and relaxing night in there and next morning with the memories of our village hiking tour, return back to Kathmandu.
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