Nepal Govt. Reged. number: 39829/2005
Tourism License number: 805/2005
VAT/TAX Number: 302385791
Nar Phu trek is a very special trekking route of Nepal offers magnificent Himalayan vistas, unique cultures, tradition and typical lifestyles. Remote Nar Phu villages are protected areas and you need to obtain permits through fully registered trek agency with certified Trekking Guides.
Along with nar phu trek, you can see the medieval Tibetan culture in undisturbed form, dramatic mountains view and great alpine scenery. Furthermore, Kang la pass is a challenging trek locates on 17,451 feet above the sea. It gives you a favor of typical local cultures and lifestyles.
The Nar Phu valley trek route is possible to explore as a lodge trek. As you are on the top of Kangla pass, you will have a magnificent view of Annapurna II, Gangapurna, Tilicho peak with many other snow-covered mountains. After Kang la pass, you might continue either over Tilicho lake or to Annapurna Circuit Trekcrossing over Thorong la pass or descend downhill to Besisahar. The distance of the entire trek is about 75 miles.
Besides that, with high plateaus and remote Tibetan villages built of stone, the nar phu village is an ideal for monsoon trek in Nepal. Similarly, it is also good for travelers who are looking for an isolated trek experience.
To trek into Nar Phu villages, you need to have a special permit issued by the department of immigration of Nepal. On Nar Phu village trekking, you can see the medieval Tibetan culture in undisturbed form, dramatic mountains view and great alpine scenery.
Kang la pass is a top hill station that creates an amazing view around the Annapurna Mountains. It is a challenging trek gives an adventurous enjoy as well as typical local cultures and lifestyles. Hike to Nar Phu Valley is possible to explore as a lodge trek. As you are on the top of Kangla pass, you will have a magnificent view of Annapurna family which are Annapurna II, Gangapurna, Tilicho peak.
After Nar phu village visiting, you might continue over Thorong la pass trekking or Tilicho pass trekking or descend down to Besisahar by local jeep. The distance of the entire trek is about seventy-five miles.
Furthermore, you can also continue to Jomsom via Thorong La Pass massif appears remote and forbidding. Nar Phu valley trek is popular as a non-touristic destination and also rich in typical cultural heritage. Nar Phu village excursion can be done any time (except winter) throughout the year.
Moreover, Nar Phu valley trek is non-touristic, isolated off then beaten trek rich in cultural heritage. Hike nar phu is possible to do in any time except late December, January, February & March but other months, you can do nar Phu hiking at any time throughout the year.
Our Nar Phu village trekking itinerary compared to most walks in this region. The particular route is designed for world explorers who wish to hike in Nar Phu valley with relaxing manner than take a look itinerary however if you are planning with limited time-wise and if this itinerary is not suits you then request us for customizing itinerary.Day 1 Arrival at Kathmandu valley
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport, we will receive you with private vehicle and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast plan. Our representative will brief about your travel plan.
Early morning drive to Besi Sahar Bazaar through Prithvi High way with Micro Bus. From Besisahar onwards, you take a local jeep (reserve the private jeep cost will be extra) to Syange waterfall the drive is with the view of River, greenery local villages and beautiful mountain scenery. If you are overland driving with reserving a private jeep, enjoy your couple of minutes to take the Syange waterfall sightseeing. Heading one hour roughly further with the jeep, we reach Chamje village, the place where we stay first overnight.
Afeeter breakfast, we start day hike through the jungle after we left Chamje from changing the trail goes through the bank of Marshyangdi river mostly climbing before arriving in Tal. We enter Manang district trail continues through barley, rice, potato fields and pine forests past the village of Kodo taking us to Dharapani, which is one of the big villages in the Manang valley.
The trail goes through in and fir forest and then follows the river for a time among the higher oak and maple trees. On the way you will have an excellent views of some snow covered mountains.
We walk through a steep and constrictive path through the dense forest, afeeter crossing the river the trek leads to pass the beautiful pine forest with wide waterfall before arrive Meta village.
The Phu village trek route goes ahead with a good view of the magnificent Nar Phedi monastery. Hike about 90 minutes through scenic canyons and gorges, you’ll reach a monolith that guards the steep trail to Phu. Reaching there, you can get the first view of the three villages in the area as well as the old “dzong” (Tibetan-style fortress). It remains of two ruined forts, impressively situated atop the flatlands before the village. You can make a short walk up to the famous Tashi Lhakhang Gompa to pay respects to Lama Karma Sonam Rimpoche who came to Nepal with the Dalai Lama in 1959.
An acclimatization day in Phu is recommended because of high altitude. Explore the village and further to Himlung 7,125m base camp. Phu village itself is an interesting village, and a day is well spent sitting with the villagers as they spin their yak and sheep wool, pound mustard seeds into a paste for oil, or go about their other daily chores. Hike to Himlung base camp takes you through a glacial valley. It is opened for climbing but on the journey, you will see herds of blue sheep skillfully clambering up the steep cliffs.
Descend towards Meta direction, but turn off at the Nar Phedi monastery. We stay at night overnight at Nar because the rooms are clean and the nuns are friendly welcoming. About 5pm, every day they do a puja (a blessing ceremony), which you are welcome to witness.
We walk along the windy path to Nar village. Cross a line of wonderfully painted, bamboo-topped chortens on the way into the ancient village. During the day journey, you can find the village ‘square’ teeming with chatting women with their back-strap looms weaving wool fabric for rugs and blankets.
We start our kangla pass day hikes early morning to avoid windy. The most highlights journey of today is just Kangla hill station. Amazing Kangla top provides the magnificent view of Pisang peak, Annapurna II, Gangapurna, Tilicho peak, and the scenic view of Hongdae airport. Crossing kangla pass, we walk downhill to Ngwal village, a trek route to go Braga village. Ngawal is a wonderful old village with a Buddhist school to teach monks, prayer wheels and beautiful architecture.
For the first part, we walk all the way downhill to reach upper Pisang, cross Marshyangdi river bed, you can reach lower Pisang. During the route, we can visit a monastery in Upper Pisang. Go through the flat valley along the bank of Marshyandi River. On the way, we could pass pine forest, farming terrace, and beautiful village to get Dhukur Pokhari village. On your day tour, you will have an outstanding view of the Mountains, valleys and the local inhabitants.
Today, we drive all the way downhill to Besisahar. It’s about 4 hours crazy drive to pass about 78 kilometers distance. During the drive, you will have a witness of majestic landscapes, just awesome. The trail Besisahar to Manang or Manang to Besisahar is bumpy so it takes even more hours.
Afeeter breakfast, take a microbus back to Kathmandu city. Drop you in Kathmandu International Airport onward your final destination and our trip ends. Wish you your wonderful journey
Hike to Nar Phu is available now on USD 1,050 per person but the trip price will vary according to group size. Taking a private jeep from Manag to Besisahar saves your time and riding the bus reduces the trip expenses.
For the deluxe and luxury trekking tour plan, we add 2 star boutique category hotel deluxe air-conditioned room in Kathmandu with breakfast plan. AND WE ARE OPEN TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR AND PACKAGES PRICE AS PER YOUR REQUIREMENTS. International tour leaders are highly encouraged to get discount and attractive complimentary.
Amazing Nar phu trek cost includes:
Nar Phu trek cost excludes:
We can organize private Nar phu valley trek including Kangla pass trek starting at any date that works for you. Please contact us for more information.
Answer: Yes sure !! If you provide us your flight details then you should do a request then our representative will come to pick up you at Kathmandu international airport.
Answer: Actually not ! but it is suitable for keen trekkers/walkers who are able to walk around 4 or 5 hours in a day, with a lightweight daypack. For this trekking, if you have about the little experience would be better.
Answer: We provide you tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu and during the trekking routes. the rooms along the routes are clean with a cozy bed with a nice mattress and blankets. However we recommend you to take your own sleeping bags if you have one with you otherwise, you may rent it while you are in Kathmandu.
Answer: Every lodge, they have attached restaurant and they cook a delicious range of mostly vegetarian such as Pasta, tuna bakes, noodles, potatoes, eggs, dhal bhat, bread, soups, fresh vegetables (variety depends on the season)
The dinner and breakfast are provided in the same lodge you spend the night every day and Lunch will be provided on the way to the next place where you are going.
Answer: Most of the lodges they have a shower which you can get it somewhere paying and somewhere without paying. Moreover, if you are in camping trekking – we provide you hot water bucket then you will take a bucket shower.
Answer: Most of all places hotel and shops where you can able to buy mineral water and you can buy it for drinking but however we advise against buying mineral water in plastic bottles, as currently there are no provisions for disposing of these. Instead, we provide you with boiled water or bringing chlorine tablets to purify the normal water as the normal water is available in campsite/along the way.
Answer: There will be more chances to charge the battery. We recommend you bring an extra pair for in case. Remember to bring your own adapters!
Answer: In Nar Phu route you can get telephone services on some places.
Answer: No! You need to have cash Nepali rupees because credit cards work only in the bigger city areas.
Answer: Because our trips book up months in advance, we recommend booking early to avoid any kind of misunderstanding. We will, of course, make every effort to accommodate last minute bookings.
And regarding the deposit, we prefer 20% advance deposit of the total price of the trip in order to confirm your reservation before you arrive in Nepal. And the rest of the payment can be made after your arrival in Nepal.
Answer: We provide porters to transfer your luggage. As we are a responsible trekking tour operator agency, each of our porters carries a maximum of 25 kilos of your backpack which means 2 guests (12.5 kg luggage of each guest): 1 porter basis.
Answer: When walking in the mountains, the distance you cover each day can vary greatly due to a gradient, terrain, and altitude. As such it is very hard to give specific distances on each day, however, you have to be prepared to walk roughly about 5 hours each day.
Answer: Walking pools are recommended but not compulsory.
Answer: You can allocate US$ 08 – 10 for a lunch/dinner in Kathmandu and it depends on your spending habits. US$ 7 to 10 US$ each day will be enough to buy bottles of water, chocolates, tea coffee, and some drinks while you are on trek.
Above Nar Phu valley trek subject to change due to a condition beyond our control. This is a Guideline showing tentative camp night stops. Physical, technical and natural condition may change this above itineraries.
Opportunities for challenging trekking or hiking and pleasant strolls are scattered all over this planet; you just need to know where to find them. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in quality services. Your safety and satisfaction is our concern. We are a team of professional, experienced, well trained and licensed local guides who know the destination much better than others.
We did the Nar-Phu Trek with Gokyo Treks & Expedition office in late May 2018. The experience was great and very well planned. Our guide Kamal was great. He did very good care of us and made our trip amazing.
He also took care of all things while letting us the space to change plans and decide extra things from ourselves. Also, a very very friendly and funny guy. The Manager of Gokyo treks was flexible too with the fast answering of all of our questions. He helped to manage our trip in the best way which made us very safe and happy finally. Ammar did come to pick up us at the airport, took him to his homestay.
Beautiful trek with great scenery of Nar Phu with adventure Kangla pass. Learned a lot of Nepali phrases, cuisine and mountain lifestyles. An overall very friendly team so we highly recommend it. Lisa Schreiner, Freiburg city, Germany.
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