Ghandruk

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Ghandruk

घान्द्रुक
Village Development Committee
A view of Annapurna range includes Annapaurna South(far left), Himchuli(Heuchuli), Gangapurna and Macchapucchre (Fishtail,dog or tiger) on far right from Ghandruk
A view of Annapurna range includes Annapaurna South(far left), Himchuli(Heuchuli), Gangapurna and Macchapucchre (Fishtail,dog or tiger) on far right 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
ZoneGandaki Zone
DistrictKaski District
Population
(1991)
 • Total4,748
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (Nepal Time)

Ghandruk (Nepali: घान्द्रुक) 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 common place for treks in the Annapurna range of Nepal (i.e. specially for Annapurna Base camp trek), with various trails and accommodation possibilities.[citation needed] From Ghandruk there are views to the mountains of Annapurna including Machapuchare and Himchuli. It is the route to Annapurna Base Camp and Poon hill. Gurungs people are common in this village.

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  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 30 September 2008.

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