Khibang Community Trek is recently introduced insightful community trek around beautiful Khibang village. During Khibang Community Trek, we stay and dine at local community lodges and enjoy sharing the cultural differences. These types of community trek provides an opportunity in overall development of societies. We start our Khibang Community Trek after taking a drive from Pokhara to Galeshwor and initiate our trekking activity towards Banskharka. Further continuing our Khibang community trek, we trek to Negi, Mohare Danda and finally Khibang before descending towards Tikot and Vaishari followed by drive to Pokhara.Khibang Community Trek is a short and easy community trek in Nepal recommended for every travel lover who are looking for great insights into nature, culture and lifestyle of local inhabitants. Join Khibang community Trek with us and have an experience of lifetime.
Initially after having our early meal we take nearly 3 hours of drive from Pokhara to Galeshwor and have our lunch over there. It is also the starting point of our trekking activity as we trek through cultural Gurung and Magar settlements crossing numerous river streams towards Banskharka. We will then have our dinner and tomorrow morning’s breakfast at community dining setup and stay overnight at home of local villager in this homestay trek.
After having our breakfast at community dining, we trek through beautiful landscapes and surroundings towards Negi village which takes around five to six hours from Banskharka and is situated at 2330 meters from sea level. Upon arrival at Negi Community Lodge, first we get warm welcome from local inhabitants then we will learn more about the village’s community projects and environment protection projects like Handmade local paper making, women’s clininc, community school, farming along with contribution of Dr. Mahabir Pun in upliftment and development of whole community.
Our Khibang community trek continues towards Mohare Danda today passing through deep gorges and beautiful valleys in about seven hours of walk from Negi village. We stay at Mohare community lodge and this place offers excellent Himalayan views of Annapurna Himalayan Views including Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchre and Manaslu range too. We also get to know about various community based project and enjoy awesome sunset and sunrise views over the Himalayas.
During our Khibang Community Trek, we further make our way to Khibang village above the community forest, visit organic farming and enjoy natural views with great cultural and local insights at Khibang village in Myagdi district.
Leaving behind Khibang, we will be heading towards Tikot today. We will be having our dinner and early meal at Tikot Community Lodge and staying overnight at one of the home of villagers. Located at 2250 meters above sea level, Tikot or Histang is one of the most beautiful village in Nepal above Kaligandaki and infront of Annapurna.
It will be our last day of our Khibang Village Community trek as we make our way towards Vaishari and then take a drive to return Pokhara.