How to Go to Besisahar from Kathmandu ( Hire a Private Jeep )
by Jayaram Thapaliya · Updated August 24, 2023
You might be wondering how to go to Besisahar to start the Annapurna Circuit trek or Tilicho Lake or whatever other proposes to visit there. If yes, in this post, I am going to highlight how to go to Besisahar from Kathmandu as well as from Pokhara easily. Nonetheless, we will also give you information, how to go to Syangey, Dharapani, Chame, Manang, and Jomsom to Pokhara. All these places are lies on the way to Annapurna Circuit Trekking. Without further ado, let’s dive into it.
- Besisahar from Kathmandu and it cost
- How to go Syange from Besisahar and it cost
- How to Chame from Besisahar/Kathmandu and it cost
- How to go Manang from Kathmandu/Besishar and it cost
- How to Pokhara from Jomsom
How to go to Besisahar from Kathmandu and its cost
What is the cost of hiring a private Jeep for transportation to and from Besisahar?
|Destination||Jeep Charge in Total|
|Kathmandu to Besisahar||USD 180|
|Besisahar to Syangey||USD 70|
|Besisahar to Jagat||USD 85|
|Besisahar to Chamje||USD 100|
|Besisahar to Dharapani||USD 140|
|Besisahar to Timang||USD 170|
|Besisahar to Koto||USD 190|
|Besisahar to Chame||USD 200|
|Besisahar to Pisang||USD 280|
|Besisahar to Manang||USD 330|
Kathmandu to Besisahar is an easy ride by Bus or Micro Bus. The total distance of Kathmandu to Besisahar is approx 175 KM. The narrow road from Dumre takes you to the starting point of the popular Annapurna Circuit Trekking. Buses leaves for Kathmandu to Besisahar from New Bus Park which is also known as Gongabu Bus Park daily. We will get Bus as well as Microbuses to Besishar from Near New Buspark(Gonagabu Buspark).
To get GATEWAY OF ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT TREKKING ( BESISHAHAR ), we have to follow the same highway as the Pokhara. Upto Dumre Road for Kathmandu to Pokhara and Kathmandu to Besisahar is the same but from Dumre, we will follow Marsyandi river to get Besishahar. The road from Dumre to Besisahar is narrow than the Kathmandu to Dumre.
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How to get to Gongabu Buspark(Bus station of Besisahar) from Thamel?
You will reach Gongabu bus park within 25 to 30 mintues walk from Thamel, or you can take a taxi which cost 200 to 300 NPR. Things to know, there is no tourist bus to Besisahar from Kathmandu. Either you have to use Public Bus/Mirco Bus or a Private Car/Jeep/Hiace. You will get 12 seater Microbuses and 35 seater local buses for Besisahar. Normally it takes around 6 hours from KTM. If you wish to make the more comfortable journey or want to get there quickly, you can use Car/Jeep/Hiace(depending on group size). For the Car it cost USD 140 and for the Jeep USD 180.
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How to go Syangey from Besisahar and it cost
To go Syangey, we can take either a private Jeep or a local Jeep. It does take around 2 to 3 hours to reach Syangey from Besisahar. If you hire a private Jeep, it cost around 70 to 80 USD for a Jeep. But for the shared Jeep(passenger collection basis), it cost USD 15 to USD 20 per person.
How to go Chame from Besisahar/Kathmandu and it cost
We can make drive to Chame from Kathmandu or Besisahar by Jeep. There is no bus transfer. For a Jeep drive to Chame, it cost USD 370 to USD 380 from Kathmandu and from Besisahar USD 200 to USD 220. For only Dharapani it cost USD 140 to USD 150 for a private Jeep.
How to go to Manang
If you want to go to Manang by driving instead of trekking, you can drive by Jeep. You can hire a private Jeep from Kathmandu or Besisahar or Pokhara or any other place in Nepal. Moreover, you will collect basis Jeep to Manang Village also. It cost around USD 330 to USD USD 350 to drive to Manang Village from Besisahar.
How to go to Pokhara from Jomsom
These days most of the tourists who visit Annapurna Circuit as well as Tilicho Lake Trekking finishes the trek at Jomsom. From Jomsom, to get Kathmandu, there’s no direct flight. Either you have to fly to Pokhara and take another flight to Kathmandu or you can drive to Pokhara and from Pokhara you can fly as well as drive to Kathmandu.
If you want to see more scenery and prefer to drive than flight, you can drive from Jomsom to Pokhara by Local Bus or Private Jeep. We can get Jomsom to Kathmandu bus transfer as well. It cost around USD 160 per person for Jomsom to Pokhara by plane and by Private Jeep USD 280 in total. For local buses transfer to Pokhara from Jomsom, it cost around USD 20 per person.
Final Thought regarding How to Go to Besisahar [ From Kathmandu & from Pokhara ]
There’re many ways to go to Besisahar as I mentioned above. But unfortunately, we don’t have a flight to Besisahar. The Surface transfer is only 1 medium to get starting point of Annapurna Circuit Trekking, Tilicho Lake Trekking, and Nar Phu Valley Trekking ( Besishahar ). If you want to know more information about how to get Besisahar from Kathmandu, Nadi, Syange, Chamje, Dharapani, Chame, or Manang Village, please feel to contact us.