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Ghorepni-Poon Hill Trek 2019
Annapurna Region / (Skill Level: Easy)
Trip Facts
PRICE PER PERSON
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  • Location: Annapurna Region
  • Trip Grade : Easy
  • Max Altitude : 3,200m
  • Best Time : All months
  • No of Trip Days: 10
  • Group Size : 2-12
  • Transportation: Bus/Flight
  • Accomodation: Hotel-lodge
  • Cost : USD  0.00
  • Entry : Nayapul
  • Exit : Pokhara

Poon Hill Trek is a popular short trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It is a moderate kind of fitness to complete with the max elevation is 3,210 meters through beautiful ethnic Gurung village. Poon hill trek is one of the easy great iconic walks. It does not require the physical fitness for this trek. Anybody can observe the beauty of wonderful opportunity to witness the beauty of the Annapurna region.

The Poon Hill trek is for anyone who is short on time and wants to experience the Himalayas up close. Who can do within a week giving you the perfect sample of the Himalayas to get your palette wet and present you with some stunning view? One can gain access to Nayapul after taking one hour of the ride from Pokhara. Pokhara can reach 30 minutes by flight or 6-7 hours by drive from Kathmandu.

The trekking trail passes through world’s famous ‘the Gorkha warrior’ clan the Gurung and Magar’s charming village, dense rhododendron, Rewarding treks that can be enjoyed by every lover of nature in Ghorepani poon hill trekking. It offers a wonderful opportunity to witness the beauty of the Annapurna region.

Today we welcome you to Nepal! Hope that you had a smooth flight. We’ll be waiting with a warm greeting and easy transfer to your hotel, then we will briefing on last minutes about the specific trip (Trekking or Peak climbing) with coffee in the hotel.

Overnight Hotel

After having breakfast in the morning today, we will transfer KTM airport for flight to Pokhara. By flight, it gives the scenic view of Ganesh Himal, Mansalu 30 minutes.

After arriving in Pokhara you can see a beautiful Annapurna range mountain. Pokhara is the touristic place where all adventure activities, and accommodation and food choices galore. Welcome to this beautiful town of serene lakes that gives fantastic meaning to your holidays.

Overnight Hotel

After breakfast, we will leave to drive Nayapul about one and half hours. From here our trek start almost 3-4 hour hike makes a gentle introduction to hiking along the path, with no major obstacles or dramas to speak of.

The best place Tikhedunga hotel rooms are consist of a couple of plain and bathroom facilities were a shared shower and toilet. At night the stars were bright without any light pollution from Pokhara which seemed far away.

Overnight Hotel

On the 4th day is the easiest day of the Poon Hill trek as you only trek for about 3-4 hours until you make it to the gorgeous mountainside village of Ghorepani where you will be just a short distance away from Poon Hill. After arrive in Ghorepani hotel can enjoy seeing with the great view of Machhapuchhare (6,970m) (Fish Tail), Hiunchuli (6,450m.), Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and the Annapurna (7.215m).

Overnight Hotel

Today is the most challenging day because of cold in the morning and the overwhelming feeling of beauty. An early 5 am morning our guide start to hike up 1 hours top of poon hill for Sunrise view. From here we see the spectacular view of Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Fishtail and Ganesh Himla and more mountains view. It would be very supper for Sunrise view who love to take photographs.

Spending an hour time at poon hill viewpoint we will hike down to Ghorepani for breakfast. But before heading out for the day we will take rest 1 and hours. Then we start trek to Tadapani approx. 4-5. The trail climbs along ridges and through a beautiful pine tree and rhododendron forests. Tadapani it offers you beautiful Machhapuchchhre, aka fishtail view with a lovely waterfall.

Overnight Hotel

Today easier and beautiful days trek, we will descend down to Ghandruk after the Breakfast. It takes 4hrs descent trek to big Gurung Village called Ghandruk. The trail goes forest track and many photo opportunities abound, with waterfalls and the Annapurna behind us. In Ghandruk we also will visit Museum and explore the village.

Overnight Hotel

On the 7th day, our trek goes via beautiful valley with Riverside. After breakfast, we start from Ghandruk to Pokhara via Sauli-Bazar about 2-3 hours. Sauli bazar will be our lunch place on riverside then again we will walk more 1 and half hour trek Naya pool via Birethanti.

Overnight hotel

In these days you will have free days explore, also the rest of the day for leisure or for looking around the local market for last minute shopping or personal activities. Although, there are several museums to visit, including the International Mountain Museum and the Gurkha Museum on this day.

Overnight Hotel

Now it’s time to say goodbye to Pokhara, today we are back to Kathmandu by flight. Arriving in Kathmandu you are transferring to the hotel and take rest. Then at evening, we will host farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant.

Overnight Hotel

Today is Trip Ends – we will Drop off at the airport for final departure to selected destination, before 2 hours ago. We ensure that you leave Kathmandu with lifetime memory with us and see up next trip.

What you will get
Includes

  • Airport pick up /drop in Kathmandu
  • 2 nights 4* category hotel in Kathmandu on B/B basis
  • Domestic flight to and from Pokhara with tax
  • Trekking lodge accommodations throughout the trek
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner and hot drinks) during your trek
  • Experience trekking guide and porters
  • All accommodation, transportation, Wages, equipment, insurance and other facilities to guide & porter
  • Gorepani poon hill trek permits, national park fees, and TIMS card
  • Group medical kit service
  • Cultural Farewell Dinner

What you wont get
Excludes

  • International round airfare
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport-Kathmandu) - $40 USD for 30 days Visa
  • Lunch/Dinner while in Kathmandu (breakfast provided at hotel)
  • Personal travel Insurance
  • Personal expenses items (snacks, Soft/hard drinks, battery charge, Phone, bottle or boiled water, shower etc.)
  • All expenses incurred in the event of early departure (evacuation fees, transport, extra hotel nights, etc.)
  • Tips for local staff (guide & porter)

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