Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poonhill Trek
1. Trip duration: 10 Days
2. Grade: Easy Trek
3. Activity: Trekking and Culture Tour
4. Start : Kathmandu - Pokhara
5. Treks type: Tea House
6. Accommodation: Hotel, Lodge, Tea House
7. Transportation: flight, Privet Car, Bus
8. Maximum Altitude: 3210 m
9. Minimum Altitude: 810 m

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is the most famous and diversified yet easy as well as short Trekking in Nepal at Annapurna region trail. Nepal offers unlimited sunrise and sunset viewpoints among which Poon Hill stands atop. Nepal Unique Treks offers offseason to season packages in this trail.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek gets started with the rural bus drive from Lake City Pokhara to Nayapool. At the banks of Modi River the trekking journey begins towards Tirkhedhunga. The journey is mystical as it encompasses river, rhododendron pine forests and chirping sounds of birds. The next day’s trip will be towards Ghorepani and it is the toughest part of the journey. However, the cool mountain air mixed with the forest smell makes your uphill trekking mesmerizing. Passing by the beautiful rhododendron forests the journey leads you towards beautiful resting point of Annapurna region. Meeting with the fellow trekkers and locals could be another sight of joy. You can talk with the porters and guides regarding the astounding mountain vistas that you see.

The short hiking of about 2 hours will take you to the Poon Hill. This is the most promising viewpoint for the morning sunrise. The anticipation of the sun kissing the horizon would be amazing. The first ray of light coming out of horizon helps you spark the romanticism inside you. The lofty peaks of the Annapurna series, Himchuli, Neelgiri, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre and other magnificent Himalayan mountains could be enthralling experience. After you have witnessed the joy sunrise the trek heads towards Tandapani to Ghandruk Village. Further you can return back to Pokhara following the same route as you have climbed Poon Hill.

Nepal Unique offers this majestic trekking in Nepal package in competitive price. Book with us for this amazing Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek and get close to nature as well as get acquainted with the unique Gurung culture of Nepal.

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Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu (1345m): transfer to hotel and overnight at hotel.
You will be met at the airport & greeted by our airport representative who will be on standby to pick you up and transfer you to your hotel in Thamel. At evening is free and after you’ve refreshed, you can go for a stroll down the street to get familiar with your environment. Window shopping would be a good start to look around in Kathmandu Thamel.
Including: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and standard accommodation

Day 02: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu valley & an orientation.
After Breakfast, your tour guide will take you for the sightseeing tour in Kathmandu Valley. Your tour will include Kathmandu Durbar Square, (Monkey Temple) Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa. The Pashupatinath is a significant place of a visit because this is a heritage site & is the most important religious site for Hindus in Nepal & India. Within the restrictions of this temple are cremation zones where the bodies of Nepalese, right from the pauper on the streets to the king of Nepal are cremated at this old temple. In the early evening, we get back to our hotel & refresh after which your senior trek leader (Guide) will meet the group & orient you on the whole program related to your trip. You will even have sufficient time to buy some trekking gear if you need anythings in Thamel. Overnight at Hotel.
Including: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and standard accommodation

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (210 K west of Kathmandu) - 6 Hours.
We drive along the attractive Trisuli and Marsyangdi River to reach Pokhara, it’s an attractive drive as we go by the beautiful river which is also good for rafting; we can see Ganesh Himal and the Manaslu peak as well during the Driving. Pokhara is a touristic glory of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, & temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with her lovely mountains; after 6 hours of driving; we will arrive in Pokhara, the city of lakes Welcome to this gorgeous town of serene lakes that gives so much significance to your holidays. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Including: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and standard accommodation

Day 04: Drive from Pokhara (815 m.) to Nayapul (1050m.) and Trek to Tikhedunga (1577m) - 4 Hours.
After breakfast in your hotel, our day starts our driving to Nayapul which takes around one and half hours. We then start the first part of our Trekking out to Tikhedunga (1577M) Via Birethanti (1065m.) this is a beautiful easy flat out hike as we pass through several small lively villages and settlements. After some time, we will ascend gently to the final purpose of the day. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
Including: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and standard accommodation.

Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (2675m) - 6 Hours.
Today, we climb steeply for the first 2 hours and then climb gently passing through Ulleri (2070m.) and Banthanti. This path gives us out of this world views of Machhapuchhare or Fish Tail (6997m.), Hiunchuli (6441m.), and the grand Annapurna (7219m) south on the way. Our trail now gets quite easy going as we pass through rhododendron and shadowy forests amidst the cackling of birds which gives us good feelings till we go up gently to the final camp. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
Including: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and standard accommodation

Day 06: Hike to Poonhill (3180m.) and trek to Tadapani (2675m.) - 6 hours.
Today, early in the morning we hike to Poonhill (3230m) to enjoy the sunrise views over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Tukuche Peak (6920m), Nilgiri (6940m), Varaha Shikhar (7847m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna III (7855m), Machhapuchhare (6993m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna II (7937m), Lamjung Himal (6931m) and other many snowcapped mountains in the morning. Poonhill has always been a symbol of beauty for the Annapurna section. We next hike down to Ghorepani, have a hot breakfast at our lodge and trek to Tadapani (2650m). Most part of the trail we trek is through blossoming rhododendron forest. The gorgeous flower makes the jungle colorful in spring when they bloom. Overnight stay at Guesthouse.
Including: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and standard accommodation

Day 07: Tadapani  to Ghandruk Village 1940 m and drive back to Pokhara

After breakfast your journey leads to Ghandruk which takes about 4 hours. Trail descends steeply through rhododendron forests where you also encounter monkeys and wide varieties of birds. Take a downhill path continuing to Ghandruk, the largest Gurung village. Make a visit to Gurung ethnic museum to explore their culture and ancient tradition. Enjoy good Mountain View of Annapurna South along with Fishtail and Overnight at Nice View lodge.

Today pass through small hamlets, terraced rice fields and subtropical forests. We will have an ease and pleasant drive along the Modi Khola to Birethanti. We continue our drive to Nayapul and  Pokhara Overnight at Magnolia hotel.

included: Deluxe AC Room with  Breakfast, Lunch

Day 08: Pokhara Valley Sight seen

After breakfast, we have half day sightseeing around the Pokhara valley including Peace Stupa, David falls, Gupteshwor cave. International Mountain Museum, Seti Gorge, Binda Basini Temple, and Old Bazar, ETC. After Lunch, Free for your own leisure either go for Boating on Fewa Lake or relax and hotel or take any optional adventure tours such as Paragliding, Ultra Flight, Bungee Jump, Zip Flier or any. At evening, Relax or Shopping at Lakeside etc. Overnight at hotel.

included: Deluxe AC Room with  Breakfast, Sight seen for Privet car

Day 09: Pokhara to Kathmandu, Take a 25 minutes flight or 6/7 hour Drive.
You can take a fight or take a drive to Kathmandu. At the evening you can have your last night in Nepal enjoying the Nepali cultural dinner show, taking some beautiful snaps and making up your mind for the returning journey. You can have greetings exchanging among friends and with all Nepalese people.

Day 10: Final Departure
With lots of grateful to you, we will proudly drop you to the International airport to catch your flight back to your home. Your Safe journey with beautiful and adventurous days in Nepal is always our slogan.
INCLUDE
1. 3 night Deluxe AC room with breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara
2. Trekking Permits and all official documents
3. Professional English speak trek tour guide
4. Strong and healthy porter included salary, food, travel insurance, equipment's
5. Seasonal fresh fruits during the Trek, Trekking Map
6. We provide to you Trekking pools, Sleeping bag, Trekking Bag which is refund after trek
7. One day sight seen in Kathmandu valley and Pokhara Valley
8. During The Trek breakfast, lunch, Dinner and 3 times tea coffee

EXCLUDE
Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu, Pokhara
• Your travel insurance.
• Telephone, Alcoholic, cold and hot drinks, laundry.
• Personal trekking Gear, Sight Seen Entrance Fee $26
• During the trek salad and dessert
• any other bar bill, desert, salad during the trekking
• Tips for trekking staff and driver-- expected. Appreciated but not mandatory
• others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
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