Honey Hunting Tour

Honey Hunting Tour

Honey Hunting Tour


Honey Hunting Tour is one of the most adventurous tour offered by Paramount Holiday Pvt. Ltd. Honey Hunting is exclusively a traditional activity practiced by ethnic Gurung community of Nepal. Honey hunting is so rare and unique that it still remains an isolated event carried out and observed only in few, remote places of Nepal. Ghalegaun, located north-west of Kathmandu, in Lamjung district, is one of nearest destination to watch honey hunting. Situated at an altitude of 2100m from sea level, the route to Ghalegaun offers the most spectacular views of Annapurna and Manaslu Himalayan ranges.
The hunting primarily involves extracting honey from massive bee hives nestled in cliffs that to 200m tall in height, with the help of traditionally weaved rope. To watch this feat performed by local honey experts will be a mesmerizing event of your honey hunting journey. The ropes are generally made out of bamboo, locally resourced from Niyalo and Choya. And locals carry this out only by reading astrological calendar, on auspicious dates. Nepal Honey hunting tour is still part of traditional livelihood that is why it is more interesting for tourists to know the Nepali traditional honey hunting knowledge and skills. The trekking routes to and from the honey bee hives are exciting and breathtaking. Honey hunting in Nepal also enables visitors to take in the beauty and magnificence of the Nepali landscape and wildlife. At the same time, tourists can experience the culture. Thus, it adds more color to our delight. Honey hunting tour is the best opportunity to view and experience the traditional method of wild honey harvesting and hunting which is worth a visit.

Day 1
1. Arrival day in Kathmandu

Today is the first day of your travel today you will reach in Kathmandu and explore the local area of Kathmandu. Today our representative will do the brefing about Honey Hunting Trek.

Day 2
2. Diversion day in Kathmandu

Today is the second of your trip, today you will get out for the sightseen of Kathmandu Valley which is very popular for cultural heritage sites.Kathmandu darbar square, Bouddhanath , Swyambhunath,Pashupatinath, Patan Darbar square, which is listed in UNESCO World Heritage sites; today we will explore these heritage sites and stay overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 3
3. Drive from Kathmandu to Khudi

Early in the morning after having breakfast you will drive from Kathmandu to your honey hunting tour. After some hour of drive you will reach in Vimal Nagar where you can visit Siddha cave which is the biggest Cave of Asia You will reach to Khudi Village after 3 hour of drive. You will be warm welcome by the local people of Khudi Village, Today you will get change to see slide program of bee hunting ; hence stay overnight at Khudi Village.

Day 4
4. trek to Khudi to Base camp

Thought it is the fourth day of your travel you will start our trek of Honey Hunting from the point of Khudi Base Camp. You see gorgious natural scane of beautiful Khudi Base Camp and stay overnight at Khudi Base Camp.

Day 5
5. Get ready to explore Honey Hunting

Today you will see the thrilling honey hunting program at cliff. We will also see the Honey hunter pray before they start the hunting of honey, after you see the honey hunting program, return back to base camp and stay overnight at Base camp.

Day 6
6. Travel back to Khudi

Today you will get back to Khudi. On the way you will see the strem where you can swim as well.Also today you will go for the evening walk at the Bank of the Marshyangdi River and Khudi stream.

Day 7
7. back to Kathmandu

Drive back to Kathmandu with beautiful view. After 7 hour walk you will get back to back to hotel or explore the local area of Kathmandu.

Day 8
8. Departure day

Today is the day when you get back to your home place with lots of adventures and experience.

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Price From USD $ 1,000/person
Total $ 1,000 USD