Sirubari Village Homestay
Sirubari is without a doubt one of the most attractive villages in Nepal. The village is neat and clean, very colorful and warm, while the people are friendly, well educated and are enthusiastic about tourism. Sirubari is a compact farming community village. The unique attraction of Sirubari is the fact that it is the model for a growing new trend in tourism in Nepal – a trend that welcomes the visitors within the community and gives real life experience to them.
Sirubari, a village in Syangja district southwest of Pokhara, is a short drive from Pokhara, followed by a comfortable walk. The village is on a south facing slope at 1,700m above sea level. The climate is ideals at all times of the year with no show ever falling in the village itself. However, the ideal time to visit it is between September and June. The houses are mostly built from the local materials and are well constructed and comfortable. The overwhelming impression of the village is one of order and classs but with a warm and welcoming feel to it. Foot trail though the village is all stone paved. The villagers’ love for flowers is manifested in an all year round riot of colors. Situated on the southern slopes of the ridge the village enjoys long sunny days and is ideal for agriculture. In May 2001 Sirubari in conjunction with the Nepal Tourism Board was awarded the PATA Gold Award in recognitions of its efforts to preserve the culture and heritage of Nepali life.