• Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Overview

Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Easy
  •    Destination: Annapurna
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Guest House
  •    Meals: Full Board on Trek
  •    Maximum altitude: 3210 M
  •    Group size: 1-10 Pax
  •    Best Season: Spring/Autumn

Trip Higlights

Spectacular sunrise/sunset views  of Himalayas from Poon Hill
panoramic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapucchre, Hiunchuli and Mardi
scattered Gurung settlements

Trip Information

Ghorepani Trek is well-known for easier route for trekking in Annapurna region. The trek takes you through beautiful Modi khola valley to the Poon-hill, with the paranomic view of Annapurna. Poon Hill lies in the central point of Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri (north), Machhapuchhr and the valley (south). The valley is living place for the Nepalese ethnic groups Magars and Gurungs. While heading down to Pokhara, we pass through old village of Gurungs, Ghandruk . This place is beautiful and we can even experience its age old tradition and culture. Ghorepani Poon Hill, at the altitude of 3120m is a tea house trek in which we observe the magnificent view of mountains.

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Meeting upon arrival at Kathmandu International Airport, transfer to Hotel.
While your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be welcomed by our staff at the airport, then will be transferred to the selected hotel in Kathmandu briefing with guide about trip and overnight stay.
Day 02:Drive to Pokhara ( 6/7hour): by tourist bus (option private vehicle or flight), overnight at Hotel.
Morning 6:15 Guide will pick up you from the hotel then 15 minute walk to the tourist bus station, morning 07:00 bus will departure from Kathmandu on the way you can see the landscape with Trishuli river around 6/7 hour drive reach in pokhara city overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Drive to Nayapul (1070m.) 1 hour then trek to Tikhedhunga (1577 m.), overnight at guest house.
In morning 7 am drive to Nayapul (1070m.) for an hour then trek to Tikhedhunga (1577 m.) around 4 hour walk, overnight at guest house with full board package.
Day 04: Trek to Ghorepani (2856 m.), overnight at guest house.
Morning starting with a climb to a series of stone steps for an hour to Ulleri village, a moderate size Gurung village of traditional Nepali hill with slated roofs. From here walk leads to a slow climb into pristine and cool rhododendron, pine forest area to reach Ghorepani village located on a high ridge within beautiful rhododendron trees.
Day 05: Hike to Poon hill (3210m.)early morning and trek to Tadapani (2650 m.)overnight at guest house.
Early morning before sunrise hike to Poon Hill view point for stunning views of sunrise over range of mountains from world 7th highest Dhaulagiri-10th highest Annapurna with range of peaks includes world 8th highest Manaslu with towering Machhapuchhre peak “Fish Tail”. After an exciting and marvelous time with memorable views from Poon Hill, return to Ghorepani and continue climb into green forest of rhododendron for an hour to Deurali top and then descend into a gorge through cool forest to Tadapani for overnight stop.
Day 06: Trek to Ghandruk (1960 m.), overnight at guest house.
The trail continues down hill through forest for 4 hours to reaching Ghandruk village.This is the village of Gurungs, where the path of annapurna sanctuary as well.
Day 07: Trek to Nayapul (1070m.), drive back to Pokhara, overnight at Hotel.
Walking down hill through stone path for one and haif hour you will reach to Modi khola. From here trail continues through bank of river to reach to Nyapul. From where take transport to Pokhara.
Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu, overnight at Hotel.
Morning a scenic drive to back Kathmandu with grand memories of this fantastic and exciting time on Annapurna Base Camp & Poon Hill trekking, an interesting six hour brings you back in Kathmandu with afternoon free at leisure for shopping souvenirs.
Day 09: Transfer to the airport for international flight.
Today our airport representative will come to meet you at the hotel to escort you to Kathmandu International Airport for your final departure.

Cost Details

What is included?

Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) whilst on trekking.
Cozy guesthouse accommodation whilst on trekking as per the itinerary.
All necessary government and local permits, ACAP entry fees.
Trekkers Information Management System registration card.
An experienced fluent English speaking guide, licensed by ministry of Culture, Tourism & Civil Aviation.
Guide food, accommodation, clothing, salary & insurance.
Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu transportation by tourist bus (optional flight).
Pokhara - Nayapul - Pokhara transportation by private Jeep.
Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion).
Airport transfers during the whole trip as per the itinerary.
Comprehensive first aid medical kit carried by the guide.
Farewell dinner in Kathmandu at typical Nepali restaurant with Company Manager.

What is not included?

International Airfare, visa fees and re-entry visa fees if applicable
Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Meals at Kathmandu and Pokhara except mentioned.
Experienced and equipped trekking porter (one porter carry for 2 guest's luggage,up-to 25 kgs) add price USD 160 Per porter.
Personal nature expenses like bar bills, beverage bills, telephone bills, laundry etc.
Your Travel Insurance and rescue evacuation, medical costs.
Kathmandu-Pokhara- Kathmandu domestic air ticket Optional per person US$ 240, if required. 
Services not mentioned in ' The Price Includes' section ( Please ask us if you are confused about any services )
Gratitude (tip) for staff.

Useful info

Note: The Conditions stated in mentioned itinerary are applicable only for those visitors who choose the complete package. At the same time we also serve you based on your choice. The selection of itineraries and the staff depends on your choice and financial procurement. We provide options on service and itinerary as per your requirements and interest.

PRICE FROM

$495

$620 21% OFF

* Group Discount Available

Why Travel?

Customer care and safety/A trustworthy team.

No hidden cost/A trustworthy company.

Financially secure/Repeated guests.

Flexible departure date/group size. 

High successful rate/safety.

Stress-free travel/worry-free travel.

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