Trip Facts

Country: Nepal
Region: Annapurna Region
Activities: Nepal Trekking -
Group size: 2 - 14 pax
Max Alttitude: 3210 m.
Difficulty:
Seasons: Mar - May, Sept - Nov

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek (12 Days)

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Annapurna Balcony trek known as Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. Where you can be seen many different kind of culture of people in every villages and it offers you traditional living style of different ethnic groups of the Gurung, Magar, and Thakali people; who will greet and welcoming you friendly and also absolutely wonderful views and range of Himalaya can be seen at the back ground surrounding by rhododendron.

 

Ghorepani Poonhill trek is one of the most famous and short trek in Annapurna region. From pokhara you'll travel to the nayapul for the start of this five days trek. over five days you'll trek through green meadows scattered with small village and colourful rhododendron forest to ghorepani, where high mountain peaks reach up above the surrounding hills. The highest point of this trek is 3210m at poonhill and this is the best view point of this trek, from where you can see Sunrise, the whole Annapurna range and Dhaulagiri panorama views. This is the one of the best places among other trekking routes to see more and to learn more things within short duration where you can feel the paradise.

 

Itinerary

Day Program Accommodation Meal
01 Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m). Transfer to Hotel. Hotel -
02 Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour. Hotel B
03 Fly: Ktm - Pokhara. Drive to Phedi. Trek to Dhampus (1580m). Lodge B, L, D
04 Trek Dhampus (1580m) to Landrung (1500m). Lodge B, L, D
05 Trek Landrung (1500m) to Gandruk (2050m). Lodge B, L, D
06 Trek Ghandruk (2050m) to Thadapani. (2560m) Lodge B, L, D
07 Trek Tadapani. (2560m) to Ghorepani (2850m) Lodge B, L, D
08 Trek Ghorepani - Poon Hill (3210m) to Hile (1400m) Lodge B, L, D
09 Trek Hile to Nayapul and Drive to Sarangkot (1600m). Lodge/Hotel B, L, D
10 Trek back Sarangkot (1600m) to Pokhara (840m) . Hotel B, L
11 Fly back to Kathmandu (1310m). Transfer to Hotel. Hotel B, D
12 Final Departure Homeland B
*P.S. B - breakfast, L - lunch, D - Dinner
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Annapurna Balcony trek known as Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. Where you can be seen many different kind of culture of people in every villages and it offers you traditional living style of different ethnic groups of the Gurung, Magar, and Thakali people; who will greet and welcoming you friendly and also absolutely wonderful views and range of Himalaya can be seen at the back ground surrounding by rhododendron.

 

Ghorepani Poonhill trek is one of the most famous and short trek in Annapurna region. From pokhara you'll travel to the nayapul for the start of this five days trek. over five days you'll trek through green meadows scattered with small village and colourful rhododendron forest to ghorepani, where high mountain peaks reach up above the surrounding hills. The highest point of this trek is 3210m at poonhill and this is the best view point of this trek, from where you can see Sunrise, the whole Annapurna range and Dhaulagiri panorama views. This is the one of the best places among other trekking routes to see more and to learn more things within short duration where you can feel the paradise.

 

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m). Transfer to Hotel.

    Meeting at airport upon arrival by Adventure Connexion representative. Transfer to Hotel. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and the Kathmandu Valley is the political and cultural heart of the Kingdom. Evening some briefing about Ghorepani Poonhill trek with trekking guide. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 02 Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour.

    Your Kathmandu sightseeing trip will start at 9AM in the morning after breakfast. We will provide a private vehicle and professional tour guide. We visit Pasupatinath temple, Buddhanath, Monkey temple and Kathmandu durbar square. Overnight at Hotel

    Breakfast Included

  • Day 03 Fly: Ktm - Pokhara. Drive to Phedi. Trek to Dhampus (1580m).

    After breakfast we’ll head to the airport, where we’ll take a short flight to Pokhara, the beautiful gateway town of the Himalayas.  This is the first day of the actual trekking up the Annapurna Sanctuary. It is a true jungle experience that slowly opens up into terraced fields, waterfalls and stunning local culture. We will stay in a nice tea house and have hygienic food prepared by our excellent local cook.

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 04 Trek Dhampus (1580m) to Landrung (1500m).

    The stone-paved trail climbs through forests to Deurali, atop a hill at 2150m, where there are views of Mount Annapurna South and Mount Hiunchuli. From here the trail descends steeply through forests with birds, ferns and orchids into huge side canyons of Modi River. You will descend past a couple of guesthouses and restaurants at a Gurung Villages and cross a stream at 1790m. Now the trail gently climbs to bring you to Tolka Village at 1810m where you will eat at your lunch and then descends a long staircase to a suspension bridge across a stream at 1720m. Now, you will have a gentle climb to the ridge top followed by easy walk past streams, fields, cross the suspension bridge an finally arrive at Landruk - a Gurung Village for overnight stay at Landruk . 6 hours trek.

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 05 Trek Landrung (1500m) to Gandruk (2050m).

    The trail goes steeply down towards the river for an hour then there is a steep ascent for about 2-3 hours through scattered villages with beautiful views of the Himalayas. Eventually, reach Ghandrung, one of the largest Gurung settlements in Western Nepal. You can have good views of Gangapura, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Mount Annapurna and other snow-capped mountains. If time permits, visit the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) headquarters, the local museum and the village. Overnight at Gandruk (2050m).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 06 Trek Ghandruk (2050m) to Thadapani. (2560m)

    You trek onwards to Tadapani through rhododendron forest. If you are lucky you will see some wild animals, such as langur monkeys climbing through the trees. There are excellent views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhare from Tadapani. Overnight at Tadapani (2600m).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

     

  • Day 07 Trek Tadapani. (2560m) to Ghorepani (2850m)

    After breakfast it's a short walk down to the stream and crossing wooden local made bridge and again followed by a 3 hour climb up to the steep ridge of Deurali for lunch and further walk to the top of Deurali pass (3160m/10365 ft). After an easy walk of around an hour, trails lead down to Ghorepani where we'll stay for the tonight. This is popular place for around and can see good panoramic view of the Mt. Dhaulagiri range and explore around. Overnight at Ghorepani (2,850m/9,350ft) 5-6 hrs walk.

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 08 Trek Ghorepani - Poon Hill (3210m) to Hile (1400m)

    From Ghorepani trek to Poon hill 3210m in the morning (about 5.00 a.m) for the sunrise view to see the great mountain view, Then after spending some time with view of mountain Dhaulagiri range and Annapurna range, return back to Ghorepani for the breakfast then trek down hill to Hile about 6 hours . The trail from Ghorepani first gradually down hill through to Ulleri then step down hill to hile. Overnight at Hile 1400m.

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 09 Trek Hile to Nayapul and Drive to Sarangkot (1600m).

    Today, we are going to end our trek at Nayapul followed by a short drive back to Sarangkot. Where our trek ends and we can enjoy a shower and relax on this stunning lakeside town enjoying the memories!. Overnight at Sarangkot (1600m).

    Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

  • Day 10 Trek back Sarangkot (1600m) to Pokhara (840m) .

    In morning you may walk on hill and watch mountain view, beautiful view of Pokhara city, Phewa lake, back to hotel take breakfast and then Hike down to pokhara (914m) this takes approximately three hours. Rest time for Pokhara boadting and shopping time. Overnight at Pokhara

    Breakfast, Lunch Included

  • Day 11 Fly back to Kathmandu (1310m). Transfer to Hotel.

    After took a breakfast, We will do a short pokhara sightseeing tour and fly back to Kathmandu. A late morning flight back to the capital and the time is yours to spend relaxing in Kathmandu or you can do a final shopping in touristy area of Thamel. Evening farewell dinner in Kathmandu organise by Adventure Connexion Team. Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel

    Breakfast, Dinner Included

  • Day 12 Final Departure Homeland

    The trip ends, Adventure Connexion Representative will drop you to the Kathmandu international airport for your flight departure from Nepal.

    Breakfast Included

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Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek Cost ( USD $) / Per Person

 

2 PAX 4 PAX 8 PAX 12 PAX
USD $ 925
USD $ 805
USD $ 725
USD $ 645

 

Price Includes:

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
  • Standard accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu
  • Standard accommodation at hotel in Pokhara.
  • Pokhara to Phedi by private transportation.
  • Nayapul to Sarangkot private transportation.
  • Accommodation in lodges on twin sharing basis while in trek with 3 meals
  • Fly: Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu with domestic airport taxes
  • Local licensed English speaking Guide.
  • The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments, medicine for all trekking staffs.
  • Annapurna conservation Park permits.
  • Trekkers Information Management System Card (TIMS)
  • Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu.
  • All our government taxes.
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu..

 

Price Excludes:

  • Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Immergency Rescue
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (US$ 30 per person)
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, laundry.
  • Personal trekking Equipments.
  • Tips for trekking staff- Tipping is expected.
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
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