Just beyond Panauti town and Khopasi (40 KM southeast from Kathmandu) lies one of the rich cultural and natural destination of Balthali, where upon sits on top of a hill – Balthali Village Resort – a small, cozy retreat with bird’s eye view of green terrace fields dotted with ochre painted houses and faint hue of Himalayan peaks in the north horizon.
It offers a sunrise in the east, speculating Himalayan range of Manaslu, Langtang & Everest in the north, innumerable rice terraces in the west & huge bodied green forest of Mahabharata range in the South. One of the most important factors of this spot is that it is warm in the winter & cool in the summer. The area of Balthali is cover of various flora, colorful rhododendron forest, and magnolia & Sal trees.
Deciding to come to Balthali is deciding to go really off the beaten path. . Till now the resort has been a closely guarded secret kept by serious mountain bikers, hikers and of course, writers. Balthali Village Resort is that little piece of untouched Nepal that all the tourists yearn to find but always seem too late to get to.
Why Balthali ?
> Bird’s Eye view of a Green Terrace Fields and Glimpse of a Himalayas.
> Spectacular View of Sunrise and Sunset.
> Exploring Local Culture and Tradition.
> Easy snd Short hiking with family and relatives.
> Bird Watching and Tamang Village Walk.
> Relaxation after Trekking.