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A view of Annapurna range includes Annapaurna South(far left), Himchuli(Heuchuli), Gangapurna and Macchapucchre (Fishtail,dog or tiger) on far right from Ghandruk
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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.
Ghandruk is a popular place for treks in the Annapurna range of Nepal (i.e. specially for Annapurna Base camp trek), with easy trails and various accommodation possibilities. 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 abundantly in this village. People are very friendly. We can enjoy a pleasent night at Ghandruk. Transportation facilities are seen upto Kimche and it is one of the beautiful village.
- 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.
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