Ghandruk is another beautiful Himalayan village of the Gurung ethnic cast. They are well renowned fighter and popularly known as Gorkha soldiers. Till today they are used to serve all around the world as soldiers. In Ghandruk, It is difficult to find the family, which is directly or indirectly not profitable from the army.
The village is situated at the altitude of 2020m in Gandaki Zone of northwestern of Pokhara and the second largest village of the Himalaya which is not only naturally beautiful but culturally very rich. The traditional houses, traditional people and the existence of the old traditions are the ornaments of this beautiful village, which attracts the people closer. From Ghandruk, we can get the magnificent glimpse of Annapurna-South, Machapuchre, Himchuli.
This stunning village is easily reachable of 3 hours driving and an hour walking from Pokara, and also we can reach by walking too, which takes 6 hours from Nayapul. It facilitates enough lodges for overnight with delicious kitchen. Village tour through the village is another incredible idea to explore the lifestyle of people, their tradition, culture and religious activities. Also, we can spend the leisure time in different cafes and Bakeries also possibility to give relaxed to our the body from Massage.