Home Stay at Sirubari
The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Sirubari Home Stay in a local traditional Gurung Village. A recent new program in Nepal which is successfully demonstrated at Sirubari in Syangja a half day s distance from Pokhara. It is a three-hour walk from the road-head just 30 k.m. from Pokhara. A management committee takes responsibility for visitors, their welcome, accommodation, sightseeing, and guiding. The village consists of 60 households of which many are offering guest accommodation. It is a very neat and clean village; the accommodation is simple, but comfortable, with good bedding, as well as clean toilet facilities. Meals of daily fresh food are eaten with the family, and each evening there is entertainment provided by the community, which is usually Gurung dancing and singing.
vibrant Gurung Culture
It has a vibrant Gurung culture, and they are a mixture of Buddhist, Hindu or Shaman. The region abounds with flora and fauna, with two hills nearby providing stunning views of Nepal s western Himalayas. Trails and steps are formed and paved, and many shrines and pilgrimage sites dot the landscape. The season is September to June, and while staying there visitors can visit cottage industries such as traditional handicrafts and paper making; and a plant nursery covering 380 hectares of flora, including one million trees and plants. There are two small lakes nearby and bird watching and wildlife observation are possible. Sirubari won the PATA Gold Award 2001 in the Heritage & Culture – Heritage Category.
Most Attractive Villages in Nepal
Sirubari is without one of the most attractive villages in Nepal. The village is neat and cleans very colorful and warm. While the people are friendly, well educated and are enthusiastic about tourism. Sirubari is a compact farming community village. The Unique attraction of Sirubari is the fact that is the model for a growing new trend in tourism in Nepal. – A trend takes the visitor within, Experience stemming for the observations from; without having always attracted visitor to Nepal. For the adventurous, Nepal has been synonymous with trekking, mountaineering expiations, jungle safari, and river rafting. For those seeking spirituality for the visitors have always been the people and the culture. Sirubari, a village in Syangja district southwest a short drive from Pokhara, followed by the comfortable walk. The village is on a south-facing slope at 1,700m above seeing the label. The climate is ideals at all times of the years with no show ever falling in the village itself.
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu 1,300m and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Half day guided tour in Kathmandu.
Day 03: A scenic flight to Pokhara 950m.
Day 04: Early morning drive to Sarankot and walk back to Pokhara.
Day 05: From Pokhara drive to Sirubari.
Day 06: At Sirubari Village.
Day 07: At Sirubari.
Day 08: Depart for Pokhara and fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 09: In Kathmandu.
Day 10: Transfer to Airport for the International departure.