The newly designed Sikles Village Trek takes you to the hidden gem of Pokhara. Siklesh villages trek is the best trek to explore the real rural Nepal, its people and life styles. Siklesh village is a large village inhabited by gurung people. There you can see the traditional Nepali houses and Gurung culture. Likewise, you can also enjoy the cultural dances of gurung people in this trek. Siklesh Village trek is a great way to explore the unexplored beauty of Nepal.
- Experience the real rural Nepal.
- Encounter with the locals.
- Warm hospitality of Gurung People.
- Picturesque villages.
- Gurung cultural Dances
- Easy trials with stunning views.
Sikles Village Trek is a newly designed trekking route of Nepal. This trekking route is less popular and also known as virgin trial of Nepal. Sikles Village is a gurung village located to the north east of Pokhara in the shadow of Annapurna II and Lamjung Himal. This village is known as the second largest gurung village with a well preserved Gurung Culture.
The Gurung culture is very preserved in Sikles village. You can encounter the warm hospitality of Gurung people and also can experience their Gurung culture which has still remained intact over the years. The home stays will provide you a typical Nepali taste of living in the villages. Since it is a less popular trial you can expect very few numbers of tourists on the way. You can fully enjoy the trials as there are fewer tourists.
This trek offers stunning pictures and many more attractions on the way. The trial passes through villages where you can get glimpses of village life style which is much more different than yours. You can explore the local foods and also buy the handicrafts made by the local villagers. Silkes Village Trek is a great idea to explore the hidden gem of the Pokhara.
Best Time to travel Sikles Village
Sikles Village Trek can be done throughout the year. But, the best time to travel to Sikles village is during Mid September to May. This season provides the best view, favorable weather and you can see the blooming rhododendrons throughout all your ways. Moreover, to have the best trekking experience it is better if you avoid trekking in rainy seasons.
Day 01: Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m, 6hrs)
Day 02: Drive to Bijayapur Khola (30min drive)- Trek to Kalikasthan (1150m, 4hrs walk)
Day 03: Kalikasthan to Lama Chaur (910m, 5hrs walk)
Day 04: Lama Chaur to Sikles (1980m, 6hrs walk)
Day 05: Sikles to Forest Camp (2200m)
Day 06: Forest Camp to Ghale Gaon (1800m, 6hrs walk)
Day 07: Forest Camp to Hyanja (1070m, 6hrs walk). Drive to Pokhara (1hr drive)
Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu