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Balthali Village Tour

  • 7 Days
  • Easy
  • 1 - 10 People

Destination: Nepal

Meals: Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner

Transportation: Private / Public Vehicle

Accommodation: Teahouse+Hotel

Activities: Trekking, Cultural Tour

Best Time: Whole in the year

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Balthali Village Tour is one of the best tourist destinations for those who are looking for easy, short, or family trekking with children in the "middle hill" villages. Easily accessible Balthali village is standing on a plateau, just beyond Panauti about 40 km away from Kathmandu, which rests at the junction of Roshi and Ladku Khola rivers. This tour offers you sunrise in the east, the Himalayan range from Manaslu to Mt. Everest in the north, innumerable rice terraces in the west, and the huge bodied green forest of Mahabharat range in the south.

The Balthali Village Tour - in the pure village you feel pleasant and relaxed among the village culture, and also we can promote Village Tourism of Nepal. The most important factors of this spot are that it is warm in the winter and cool in the summer, with picturesque mountain scenery. The area of Balthali is covered with various floras, colorful rhododendron forest with magnolia and Sal trees. Balthali village Tour is a perfect place for nature lovers and bird watchers. Nature lovers and birds watchers can spend days exploring and discovering some exceptional species of wildlife, different species of birds, tradition, and untouched-by-modernity village culture. This “off the beaten location” Village has endless trials leading to some ethnic tribes settlements offering excellent short hikes and mountain biking on the easy trials. There are many of the sacred and ancient temples and monasteries such as Namobuddha, Indreshwor Mahadev, Bramayani Temple all located in this region, and still needs to be discovered to unveil its mysterious past.

One of the finest Tour destinations of Kathmandu valley, explore the remote and spectacular area of Balthali, Namo Buddha, Dhulikhel, and Panauti for an unforgettable experience. There are a number of excellent short and long hikes from a day to more days within Balthali Village Resort, and its surrounding gives you ample opportunity and time to explore this quaint natural heaven. Nepal Mother House Treks and Expedition are glad to organize your tour as a fixed itinerary, or as you prefer.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu airport, transfer to your hotel.

Day 02:Kathmandu to Changu Narayan (1500m) and then to Nagarkot (2175m)

Day 03:Nagarkot to Dhulikhel (2100m)

Day 04:Dhulikhel to Namo Buddha (1982m.) and then to Balthali (1,730m.)

Day 05:Explore Day in Balthali

Day 06:Balthali to Panauti (around 1400m) and then Drive back to Kathmandu.

Day 07:Back to your own destination

Cost Include

  • All surface transfers as per itinerary.
  • Hotel in Kathmandu, Dhulikhel, Balthali and Panauti.
  • Fooding, lodging, insurance and other expenses of the trekking staff.
  • Fooding (3 meals a day) and lodging for the clients in trek days.
  • Necessary permit and national park fees.
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.


 

Cost Exclude

  • Single supplement charges (if required.)
  • Personal equipments and clothing.
  • International airfare and your insurances.
  • Cold drinks and beverages.
  • Personal expenses and tips.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.


 

Trip Note

If you wish to stay longer, we can offer plenty of suggestions: Bungee Jumping, mountain biking in the Kathmandu valley, white water Rafting, Jeep Flyer, Paragliding, Rock climbing, Jungle Safari tour, Skydiving, Mt. Everest view flight, Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar square, the Kathmandu valley's other historic cities Sightseeing, or a night at the Fort Hotel in Nagarkot for a bit of luxury and some worth able sunset and sunrise mountain panoramas. We help to arrange any of these excursions for you. Namaste and see you during your next trip to the Nepal Himalayas!

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu airport, transfer to your hotel. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be received by our representatives and will be transferred to hotel. After checking into our rooms, we could relax at our own.

Day 02 : Kathmandu to Changu Narayan (1500m) and then to Nagarkot (2175m) After breakfast, we drive to ancient Changu Narayan (1500m) Temple vie Bhaktapur Durbar Square which is situated approximately 20 km east of Kathmandu city. Changunarayan is said to be the oldest temple of Kathmandu valley and is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage monument list. It is said to have been built by King Hari Dutta in 323 AD and said to be the oldest temple in the valley. Bhaktapure is an antique city of Nepal with many temples; Nyatpol, Bhaira temple and Pacpanna Jyale Durbar (55 window Palace) are main attractions, including Newari culture. We then trek to Nagarkot (2175m). Walking through the pine forest along the ridge through the villages with splendid view of the valley and mountains we arrive at Nagarkot. It is one the most panoramic destinations of Nepal for landscapes, mountain views including Mt Everest, and magnificent sunrise and sun set views. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 03 : Nagarkot to Dhulikhel (2100m) We wake-up early in the morning, to see sunrise and the Eastern Himalayan views including Mt. Everest, and many other mountains secondarily. Then after breakfast we start the trek to Dhulikhel (2100m). The trek leads to Dhulikhel, passing many pine forests and rice terraces, through the Nala village with many countryside activities. Dhulikhel is renowned for splendorous Himalaya views and for harboring many species of exotic birds. In addition the biggest attraction of Dhulikhel is the Newari culture and tradition. We stay overnight at hotel in Dhulikhel.

Day 04 : Dhulikhel to Namo Buddha (1982m.) and then to Balthali (1,730m.) Today, after having breakfast we start our journey toward to Namobudha (1982m), where the popular monastery is situated, religious people often visit here for meditation and praying. Panauti is renowned for its Newari, culture and tradition, Indreshwar Mahadev Temple and the beautiful landscapes and it harboring of many species of exotic birds that can be seen all around. After that you will return back to Kathmandu by private vehicle for stay overnight at the hotel. Later, we walk another three hours and reach the enchanting Balthali village offering excellent mountain views at an altitude of 1,730m. Stay overnight in Balthali Village Resort. Balthali Village resort is certainly not an ordinary place as many hotels and resorts have mushroomed extensively over the years. It is a very simple, unconventional, yet comfortable retreat centre with full modern amenities of western style toilets and attached bath rooms, hot and cold shower, and tasty Nepalese traditional and organic cuisine is served at large by the friendly, hospitable and smiling local staff. The bar is fully stocked with local wines and native brews.

Day 05 : Explore Day in Balthali Today you will visit a typical Tamang village, Dada Gaun, where a Buddhist Community lives. It is very traditional and secluded from the modern world. Here people and animals live together side by side. We then walk to Pada Gaun (2100m), from where one can have extremely good views of the whole Himalayan range to north and beautiful green forest of Mahabharat. Then we walk on to Karnali, a hamlet of nature, and follow the banks of the Ladku River back to the resort.

Day 06 : Balthali to Panauti (around 1400m) and then Drive back to Kathmandu. After breakfast, we take a leisurely walk to the thriving Newari village of Panauti. Panauti is wedged between the Punyamata and Roshi streams. Panauti forms the shape of a triangle with a serpent (naga) idol standing at each of its three corners to protect from floods. The pride of this place goes to the massive, three-tired Indreshwor Mahadev. Some authorities believe this to be the original structure that was raised here in 1294 AD, which would make it the oldest surviving in Nepal. The shrine area at the sacred confluence called the Khware’, is one of those tranquil spots that can intercept a dreamer for hours. On the way one can have an opportunity to come across lovely temples and interesting old houses, particularly beautiful areas, and some fourteenth century wooden temple struts. Having taken about six hours on foot journey, we drive to Kathmandu.

Day 07 : Back to your own destination It is our day to explore this lively and exotic city. Our guide will take us to visit the World Heritage Sites of the valley and some other historically and culturally important places of the valley. In the evening, a farewell with delights of Nepali cuisine.

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