Wild Honey Hunting Tour in Lamjung

7 Days

Trip Info

  • Hotel/Lodges
  • Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November)
  • Guided
  • English
  • Available
  • Bus,Taxi

Trip Info

  • Hotel/Lodges
  • Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November)
  • Guided
  • English
  • Available
  • Bus,Taxi


Embark on a unique and exhilarating adventure with the Wild Honey Hunting Tour in the enchanting region of Lamjung, Nepal. Nestled amid the lush hills and dense forests, this experience offers more than just the thrill of honey harvesting; it provides a glimpse into the time-honored tradition of honey hunting practiced by the indigenous Gurung communities. The journey begins with a scenic trek through picturesque landscapes, leading to the honeycombs suspended high on the cliffs. Accompanied by skilled honey hunters, witness the intricate process of collecting wild honey, an age-old practice that harmonizes with the natural rhythms of the environment.

As you stand atop cliffs, surrounded by the sounds of buzzing bees and the panoramic views of Lamjung’s pristine wilderness, the honey harvesting spectacle unfolds. The honey hunters, adorned in traditional attire, demonstrate their remarkable skill and courage, showcasing a cultural legacy passed down through generations. This immersive tour not only offers an adrenaline-pumping adventure but also a deep appreciation for the symbiotic relationship between the Gurung people and the Himalayan honeybees, making it a truly unforgettable and culturally rich experience.


  • Scenic Trek to Hidden Cliffs
  • Traditional Gurung Honey Hunting
  • Adventurous Cliffside Harvest
  • Cultural Immersion
  • Panoramic Views of Lamjung
  • Sustainable and Eco-friendly Experience


Begin your adventure with a departure from Kathmandu to Lamjung, setting the stage for a week of excitement and cultural immersion.

Embark on a scenic trek through the captivating landscapes of Lamjung, reaching the hidden cliffs where the traditional Gurung honey hunting takes place.

Immerse yourself in the age-old tradition of Gurung honey hunting, observing skilled honey hunters as they collect wild honey from precarious cliffs.

Engage in cultural interactions with the Gurung community, gaining insights into their customs, traditions, and the significance of honey hunting in their heritage.

Enjoy panoramic views of Lamjung's wilderness and explore the natural beauty surrounding the honey hunting location.

Spend a leisure day exploring Lamjung, participating in cultural activities, and absorbing the unique atmosphere of this Himalayan region.

Conclude your journey with a return trip to Kathmandu, cherishing the memories of a week filled with adventure, cultural discoveries, and the thrill of witnessing Gurung honey hunting traditions.


Cost Includes

  • Airport/Hotel pickup and drop off-service (by car)
  • Entry fees
  • Accommodation (private)
  • Transportation (car)
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • Professional English speaking Guide
  • Taxes and Fees: Applicable taxes and government fees.

Cost Excludes

  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa Fees
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Personal Expenses


Is honey hunting safe for visitors, and what precautions should be taken?

Honey hunting tours are generally safe, but visitors should follow the guidance of local experts. Wearing appropriate clothing, using safety gear provided, and maintaining a safe distance from honeycombs are important precautions.

How physically demanding is the trek to the honey hunting location?

The trek involves moderate physical exertion. Participants should have a basic level of fitness. Hiring a local guide can enhance the trekking experience, ensuring a safe and enjoyable journey.

Can visitors actively participate in honey hunting, or is it an observational activity?

Honey hunting is typically an observational activity due to its specialized nature and the risks involved. Visitors are encouraged to watch and learn from the skilled Gurung honey hunters.

What cultural experiences can visitors expect during the trip?

Visitors can engage in cultural interactions with the Gurung community, learning about their traditions, customs, and the significance of honey hunting in their cultural heritage.

What is the best time of year to witness honey hunting in Lamjung?

The honey hunting season in Lamjung typically aligns with spring and autumn. Visitors planning their trip during these seasons are more likely to witness this traditional activity.

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Wild Honey Hunting Tour in Lamjung
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From US $1200 US $1000
/ Adult