Ghandruk is a mountain village set in the Modi Khola Valley at around 2,000 meters.
The village is a major recruitment center for the famous Gurkha soldiers and is the hub of the Annapurna Conservation Area Project, which promotes many varied ecological projects.
A wander round it will reveal shops, tea houses, local people transporting goods from one village to the next, small farm houses and their families, donkeys, mules, chickens and plenty more.
Suggested itineraries featuring Ghandruk
Our itineraries will give you suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Ghandruk, and they showcase routes we know work particularly well. Treat them as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.
Map of Ghandruk
Places & hotels on the map
Places near Ghandruk
- Birethanti 6 miles away
- Dhampus 6 miles away
- Tanchock 7 miles away
- Pokhara 15 miles away
- Annapurna 16 miles away
- Bandipur 48 miles away
- Seti River 48 miles away
- Kurintar 61 miles away
- Lumbini 70 miles away
- Chitwan National Park 74 miles away
- Kathmandu 103 miles away
- Kathmandu Valley 108 miles away
- Bhaktapur 110 miles away
- Terai 111 miles away
- Nagarkot 114 miles away
- Dhulikhel 119 miles away
- Bardia National Park 138 miles away
- Mende 180 miles away
- Namche Bazaar 182 miles away
- Tashinga 183 miles away
- Monjo 183 miles away
- Lukla 185 miles away
- Pangboche 186 miles away
- Everest Base Camp 188 miles away
- The Everest region 192 miles away
Photos of Ghandruk
Accommodation choices for Ghandruk
We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Ghandruk. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.
The first thing you notice on arrival at Himalaya Lodge is the massive peaks of Annapurna South (7,219 m) and its neighbor Hiunchuili (6,441 m). The 11 rooms are simple but very comfortable, and the fantastic staff ensures that you are fed (delicious homemade food), watered, and very well looked after.