Home Stay at Lwang Village with Annapurna Himalaya
Annapurna Encounter welcomes for a visit with home stay at Lwang village located beneath the massif Annapurna Himalaya and towering peaks of Mt. Machhapuchhre “Fish Tail” this is another typical charming village with Gurung and other mid hills tribes, they are mostly farmers and most of the men’s are enlisted in the British, Indian and Nepali army famous for their outstanding gallantry since last 1st & 2nd world wars.
So, this visit Homestay at Lwang village home of the famous, legendry Gorkha’s, visit to Lwang Home Stay leads to unspoiled traditional Gurung tribe’s lifestyle, staying in the comfort of cozy huts made out of local materials and observe the daily farm life of this Gurung community, this village located in the high green hill surrounded with, rivers, streams, waterfalls and green forests in the laps of stunning Mt. Machhapuchhre “The Fish Tail” at 6,693 meters, Mt. Annapurna I at 8,091m, Annapurna II at 7,939 m Mt. Annapurna IV at 7,525m, and range of adjoining peaks. Lwang village just an hour drive from the suburb of Pokhara valley and its city, leading through quaint town and farm villages, lying on the route to Mardi Himal and to Annapurna trekking destinations.
The village is highly famous for the organic tea gardens; Lwang with mix hill tribes of Brahmin, Chhetri, Gurung, Blacksmith, Tamang, Newar people. Thus, the visitors will have a great opportunity to experience the culture of people of various races and castes.
The home stay huts in small stone roofs with clean lanes and surrounding, served with typical Nepali food ( dal, rice, curry) and local chicken, alcohol made from local millet, cultural events and shows.
Homestay in Lwang an experience of local culture with scenery of tea gardens with Annapurna Himalaya backdrop merged with typical mixed cultures and traditions.
Day 01: From Pokhara or Kathmandu a scenic drive to Lwang village.
This is about six hours drive Kathmandu and one hour drive from Pokhara, depending upon where you want to start from before or after your previous trip with Annapurna Encounter, on reaching this mid hills Gurung village with warm welcome transfer to local cozy nice huts, with afternoon at leisure to observe the village way of life.
Day 02: At Lwang village for local exploration.
A day at Lwang village with short excursion around viewpoints for fabulous panorama views of mountains from Annapurna-Machhapuchhre (Fish-Tail) Lamjung to Manaslu range, afternoon time to explore the village and interact with the natives.
Day 03: At Lwang village for local excursion and activities.
Morning after breakfast at leisure and observe the village life with a visit of Tea Garden and handmade tea processing filled with mountain flavor where you can buy and take home as souvenir in the evening dinner and local culture show .
Day 04: Drive to Pokhara or Kathmandu.
After a memorable and wonderful stay in Lwang village drive back to Pokhara or Kathmandu for onward journey and for international departure to respective destinations.