POONHILL TREK - 5 Days

Overview

The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a circuit in the lower part of the Annapurna Range. The highlight is reaching the summit viewpoint of Poon Hill itself at sunrise and seeing the panoramic views of the famous Annapurna region including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, III, and IV, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, Machhapuchhare and Manaslu.

Itinerary

Day 1
Kathmandu to Pokhara

First day, we start our travel from Kathmandu towards Pokhara. After 6-7 hours travel, we reach Pokhara. We visit fewa lake, Taal Barahi temple, Bindhyabasini temple and site seen of mountain views. Stay overnight in Pokhara at Standard hotel.

Day 2
Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Ulleri

We will begin our first day in Pokhara. Following breakfast in the morning, we will ride to Nayapul via local bus which takes around 1 hour to reach Nayapul, the starting point of our trek.
After reaching Nayapul we will hike up to Ulleri(2070m/ 6,791ft). It will take us around 3 hours to get to Ulleri. Roars of Modi, chirping of birds and beautiful rhododendron forest on the way will make our hike more interesting.
We will stay overnight at a lodge in Ulleri and start our trek early in the morning tomorrow.

Day 3
Trek from ulleri to Ghorepani

Early morning following a hasty breakfast we will begin our trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani which will take us around 2 hours. We will cross a famous village called Banthali, inhabited by Magar community that offers magnificent views of Annapurna South (7,219m/ 23,684ft), Himchuli(6,441 m/21,132ft) and many more.
After crossing several streams and trekking through beautiful rhododendron and oak forest we will reach Nangethanti. From Nangethanti it is just 1-hour walk to Ghorepani.
Ghorepani has a lot to offer to trekkers. Spectacular views of snow-capped mountains like Annapurna south, Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I, and the traditional Nepalese lifestyle are its main offerings. As we will have plenty of day remaining, we will stroll around the village and stay overnight in a beautiful tea house.

Day 4
Trek from Ghorepani to Ghandrukh

We will start our trek before dawn and hike to Poon hill base so that we will not miss the beautiful sunrise. It will take us nearly 1 hour to reach to the top of Poon hill from its base.
Following our arrival at the top, we will wait for the sun to rise. We will enjoy the sunrise and enjoy the alluring sunkissed view of mountains like Annapurna I, Fishtail, Dhaulagiri which will last for around 40 minutes.
After that, we will head back to Ghorepani. After having our breakfast, we will be descending towards Ghandruk, a beautiful Gurung village in Kaski District which is known for its hospitality. The hike from Ghorepani to Ghandruk is of 6 hours. We will spend a night in a teahouse in Ghandruk.

Day 5
Ghandrukh to Pokhara to Kathmandu

Today After breakfast we will move towards Kathmandu on the way at Gasikuwa we will have lunch and we will reach Kathmandu around 6-7 pm evening.

Cost

Inclusions

  • Transportation as Per Number of Pax
  • Professional Guide
  • All 3 Meal
  • Excludes:
  • Tips to Guide
  • Insurance
  • Personal expenses

Exclusions

  • All Personal Expenses

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POONHILL TREK
7% Off
From ₨15,000.00 ₨14,000.00
per Adult

Trip Info

  • Bus, Jeep
  • Minimum 7 by Jeep / Minimum 25 by Bus
  • Tea House and Lodge
  • Kathmandu
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner