Ghaleganun Village home-stay trek is one of the most famous trekking tours in Nepal. Endowed with a unique ethnic culture, Ghaleganun is a perfect blend of stunning natural beauty mixed with unspoiled local lifestyle. Snuggled in the warm Mountains, this beautiful village has been blessed with ever flowing rivers and streams, waterfalls, and green forests. From here, the view of the never-ending majestic Himalayas includes Machhapuchhre, Annapurna I, Annapurna, Annapurna IV, Lamjung Himal, Bouddha Himal, Himalchuli, and many smaller peaks.
The trek to Ghaleganun is a mesmerizing experience, as it crosses over the beautiful Marsyangdi, Khudi, and Midi rivers, passing through dense rhododendron forests filled with chirping birds and other wildlife. On reaching the village, visitors are welcomed with garlands and tikas along with local music and dances. Traditional farewell songs are sung when guests depart. A trek to Ghaleganun is an ideal opportunity to experience the typical culture and lifestyle of the Gurung people as traditional customs are still followed in their ancient forms during births, deaths, marriages, and other important occasions.
During the home-stay in Ghaleganun, visitors can witness ancient cultural dances like Jhyaure, Dohori, Ghantu, Why to bring, Krishna Charitra, Jhakri, and many others, accompanied by traditional music and dancers in traditional dress. The friendliness and hospitality of the inhabitants of this area are incomparable. Their unique lifestyle, culture, traditions, and their heartwarming openness, along with the unsurpassable beauty of the place, make this one of the must-visit destinations.