Ghandruk

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Ghandruk
Village Development Committee
A view of Annapurna and Macchapucchre range from Ghandruk
A view of Annapurna and Macchapucchre range from Ghandruk
Ghandruk is located in Nepal
Ghandruk
Ghandruk
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 28°22′37″N 83°48′25″E / 28.377°N 83.807°E / 28.377; 83.807Coordinates: 28°22′37″N 83°48′25″E / 28.377°N 83.807°E / 28.377; 83.807
Country    Nepal
Zone Gandaki Zone
District Kaski District
Population (1991)
 • Total 4,748
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)

Ghandruk is a town and Village Development Committee in Kaski District in the Gandaki Zone of northern-central Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4,748 persons living in 1,013 individual households.[1]

Ghandruk is a popular place for treks in the Annapurna range of Nepal, with easy trails and various accommodation possibilities. From Ghandruk there are views to the mountains of Annapurna including Machapuchare.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Retrieved 30 September 2008. 

External links[edit]

  • UN map of the municipalities of Kaski District
  • Nepal Village offer beautiful photos from Ghandruk Village. Some people called this village as Ghandrung Village as well. Ghandruk is famous for trekking from where you can see best views of Annapurna South and Fishtail mountain. From Pokhara it takes 42 kilometers drive and 5–6 hours walking distance.