It started in 2000 A.D. with the objective of promoting village tourism via homestay. This trek provides a unique opportunity to get a firsthand taste of the local culture and practice it themselves. Along with the cultural marvels of various ethnic communities, the Millennium Trek also ensures awe-inspiring views of the Himalayas in Annapurna ranges. From the prevalent cultural allure to trekking through lush green forests, the Millennium Trek is a trek that cannot be missed.
Millennium Trek Highlights
- Explore the natural landmarks of the Pokhara Valley
- Magnificent views of the mountains in Annapurna ranges
- Visit the revered Hindu temple of Gahate Manakamana
- Experience the culture of Gurung and Magar communities
Millennium Trek Overview
This 10-day long Millennium Trek commences from Kathmandu. Initially, you shall take a ride that leads you to Dhulegauda. This village inhabited mostly by the Chhetris, who shall gladly show you their culture. From here, we shall head to Rajsthal by walking along the Seti Gandaki River. As you observe the Tibetan refugee camp and lush forests, you reach Ghaderi. Take some time to explore sites like the Millennium cave and the historical forts. Learn the local myths and slowly head towards Kolma by trekking through the different forests.
Head to Pelkachaur to thoroughly understand the Gurung and Thakali culture. The walk to Majhkot filled with a scenic display of the green forested trails that will definitely make you jump with joy. Add a bit of religion in your trek by visiting the holy Manakamana Temple which is highly revered amongst the Hindus. From here, we make our way to Rambaccha. Spend a night at Rambaccha and, then, catch a bus that leads to Pokhara.
At Pokhara, marvel at the sight of the pristine Phewa Lake, Davis Falls, Mahendra Cave, and many more attractions. Take some time to stroll around the Lakeside area as well. Later, catch a bus that leads to Kathmandu which marks the end of the trek. The best seasons for this trek is from September to December and February to April due to the moderate temperature and clear weather.
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