Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

01 |08 |15 | 22 |29-JULY-SEPTEMBER 2019 4 Days Available US$ 270
01 |05 |10 | 15 |20 |25 |30-OCTOBER-NOVEMBER 2019 4 Days Available US$ 290
01 |08 |15 | 22 |29-DECEMBER-FEBRUARY 2020 4 Days Available US$ 270

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Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek in Annapurna Region

Easy Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek show you the wonders of Himalaya. Offering you most spectacular country walks around the region where you can enjoy the popular Poon Hill Panorama view & best sunrise over world highest himalayas”Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges” . Leads you with breathtaking scenery of Mid West Himalayan peaks which include all of Annapurna Peak,Dhaulagiri  Top and Machhapuchhare Peak range of mountains,

All these mountains are one of the world highest mountains with majestic holy peak Machhapuchare famously known as Fishtail due to unique shapes.Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek a short scenic adventure for all types from young to elderly people where you can enjoy Gurung and Poon / Magar tribes immense culture in the backdrop of massive Himalayan peaks with stunning sunrise views from picturesque Poon Hill view point and the highest spot of this trek at 3,210 meters trekking in himalaya.

 Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek offers vista of world’s 7th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m / 26,795 ft), 10th highest Annapurna (8,091m / 26,545 ft) and Vara-Shikar peaks / Annapurna Fang, Annapurna South (7,219m-23,693ft), Gangapurna (7,455m-24,457ft) and Annapurna III (7,555m-24,787ft), including Mt. Machhapuchare (Fish-tail) at 6,790 m extends to world’s 08th highest Mt. Manaslu at 8,163 m with smaller adjoin peaks.

Starting this marvelous walking journey from scenic Pokhara valley heading towards mid hills covered with lovely rhododendron forest, where in summer the whole hills turns into magic with wildflowers in full bloom with riots of different dazzling colors.

Walking to our destination at Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek with overwhelming panorama of mountains with striking sunrise views and then heading back to Pokhara using an alternative route exploring traditional Gurung villages of Ghandruk and Landruk and concluding this wonderful Poon Hill Panorama & Sunrise Trekking in Pokhara with great guidance and services of Nepal Best Camp Trek including our cheerful expert staff and guides.

         Brief Itinerary:

Day 01: Driving Day: From Kathmandu to Pokhara takes approximately 6-8 Hours by Tourist Bus Departure from Sohrakhutte

Day 02:  Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tirkhedhunga 1,450 m – (2hrs ride and 04 hrs walks).

Day 03:  Trek to Ghorepani 2,840m – 05 hrs

Day 04:  Morning hike to Poon Hill at 3,210m for sunrise and trek to Tadapani 2,520m – 05 hrs.

Day 05: Trek to Nayapul and Drive to Pokhara

Day 06: Fly back to Kathmandu: After 3nights/4 Days in Mountain,we highly recommend to fly back by Buddha Air or Yeti Air 25 minutes to save your long driving back

         Pokhara Extension:
While in Pokhara we have extension programs with exciting activities Paragliding-Bungy Jumping (Touch the Lake)
Zip-Flyer, Ultra-light flights, boating and short hike to Peace Stupa, Pokhara sightseeing tours
or just relax and enjoy the views of Annapurna Himalaya.

Size of group: 1-12 people

Highest-Point: 3,210m/10,528ft

Destination: Nepal

Fitness level: Moderate

Arrival on: Kathmandu, Nepal

Departure from: Kathmandu, Nepal

Selected Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek

Accommodation: Hotel in Kathmandu and tea houses during the trek

  • Meals
  • All menu selected meals will be provided during trekking while only breakfast will be available in Kathmandu. There will also be welcome dinner with typical cuisine and Menu selected farewell dinners. While on trek, we have breakfast and dinner in the same tea-houses/lodges we spend the night and lunch on our way to the next destination. Nepalese, Tibetan, the more common continental and Indian cuisines are common choices in the menu.
  • Physical Condition & Experience Requirements
  • Our 10 days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a moderate for those travelers who can walk up to 6-7 hours (10-15km) a day on an uphill and downhill trail will find this trek fulfilling. It is best that we prepare ourselves for the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek by morning jogging and 1 hours exercising regularly at least a month prior to the start of the trek. Trekking to the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek should be relatively easier for those who have experience walking/trekking in a high altitude environment. Past hiking experience would be an asset but no technical skill is required for this trip. It is also important that we consult our doctor. Participants with pre-existing medical conditions such as heart, lung, and blood diseases should inform Nepal Base Camp Team before booking the trek.
  • Best Time to Travel to Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek
  • The best time to trek to the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is spring (March to May) and autumn (October to first week of December). The temperature is moderate in these seasons and guarantees amazing panorama views through the trip. Although this trek can be undertaken during winter, the cold temperature might not be suitable for everyone.

Itinerarys

Detail Itinerary:

Day :Arrival in Kathmandu 1,327 m and transfer to hotel.
On reaching Kathmandu international airport via various respective airlines, our Nepal Base Camp Treks guide or staff will receive you with warm welcome and then a short drive to your hotel in the heart of Kathmandu city.
After checking in your hotel rooms and getting refreshed join at the hotel lobby for group briefing and orientation program where our guide informs you regarding hotels, Kathmandu, Nepali culture, Poon Hill Panorama & Sunrise Trekking with welcome dinner in a pleasant authentic Nepalese restaurant with culture program. 

Day:Drive to Pokhara 820m - 06 hrs of 220 k.m. distances.
Morning an exciting drive on nice comfortable coach or in a private vehicle (depending upon the group size), the road to Pokhara lead on low hills of with views of Himalayan peaks and rolling green hills, passing through many farm villages and towns to reach at scenic and famed city Pokhara.

Pokhara located in the shadow of massive Annapurna range of mountains with pristine Lake Phewa, here in accommodation in nice hotels with time in the afternoon for walks on the lake side where you can browse around excellent shops-stores-restaurants.  
(Options by air from Kathmandu 30 mins of scenic flight to Pokhara)

Day Trekking  01: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tirkhedhunga 1,450 m - (2hrs ride and 04 hrs walks).
From Pokhara after a pleasant overnight stop with grand views of Annapurna Himalaya, starting our wonderful Poon Hill Panorama & Sunrise trekking with few hours of scenic drive to reach our trekking point at Nayapul on the mid way of Baglung and Pokhara highway, walk leads following Modi River for a short while at Bhirethati village a charming village with views of waterfalls and Mt. Machhapuchare.

After Bhirethati village walking past rural farm villages and on the uphill trail to reach at Tirkhedhunga with beautiful cascading waterfalls for overnight stop in a nice cozy lodge.

Day Trekking 02: Trek to Ghorepani 2,840 m - 05 hours.
Morning leads to uphill on stone steps from Tirkhedhuga to reach a large Gurung village at Ulleri, from here on gradual uphill trail into alpine woodlands full of tall rhododendron-pines and oaks trees where in spring and summer this places turns into a natural garden with wildflowers in full bloom.

After a great pleasant walk reaching at Ghorepani Deuarli the village of Poon-Magar tribe, where the houses and lodges are painted blue, located at 2,840 m high on the mid way of old Trans-Himalayan Salt Trade route of Nepal and Tibet on route Upper Mustang to Tibet border.

Ghorepani offers excellent views of Dhaulagiri range of peaks with Annapurna Fang (Vara Shikar) and Annapurna South.

Day Trekking 03: Morning hike to Poon Hill 3,210m for sunrise, walk to Tadapani 2520mm.
Early morning as the day is promising with clear sky, hike uphill to Poon-Hill at 3,210m the highest point of the trek offering super panorama of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu to Annapurna range of peaks, as far to Ganesh Himal in the Far East horizon includes towering unclimbed and virgin Mt. Machhapuchare “The Fish Tail”.

From Poon Hill catch the stunning sunrise views over chain of Himalayan peaks, after a busy photo session back to Ghorepani for breakfast and carry on trekking towards our next destination to Tadapani.

Walk leads up and downhill into beautiful forest on reaching a isolated village at Tadapani with incredible views of Annapurna range of peaks.

Day Trekking 04: Trek to Nayapul 1,100 m via Ghandruk 1,940 m 5-8 hrs.
Morning catching another sunrise views from Tadapani over the mountains, morning walk is easier on the downhill trail through serene forest and streams and then reaching at a large Gurung tribe village in Ghandruk, at Ghandruk with time for lunch break and explore this nice Gurung village which is one of the largest villages around Annapurna region. The men folk of Ghandruk village have old and long tradition supplying some of the finest soldiers in the Gorkha Regiment to both Indian and armies.

Day: Drive to Kathmandu - 06 hrs evening farewell dinner.
After a great country walk on the scenic trail of Annapurna Himalaya, morning journey as the drive leads back to Kathmandu with few rest stops for refreshment and lunch, after 6 hours of good drive reaching back at busy city life in Kathmandu.
(From Pokhara option by air to Kathmandu of 30 minutes flight)

Day : Final International departure homeward bound.
Last day in amazing Nepal with awesome time in the high hills of Annapurna Himalaya with Poon Hill Panorama & Sunrise trekking, our staff will transfer you to Kathmandu international airport for your final flight back homeward bound or to respective countries.

 

Full Board Package

COST U$D 290/-Per Pax /Per Person (Package Includes Following Service Items)

  1.    Trekking Permits and TIMS with Government Charge

 

  1.     Public Transportation From Pokhara Hotel to Nayapul

 

  1. Transportation From Nayapul to Pokhara Hotel

 

  1. One Guide (Group Size Up to 6)

 

  1. Best Accommodation (3Nights in Mountain)

 

  1. Meals ( BREAKFAST, LUNCH, AND DINNER)

 

  1. Hot Beverage 3 Cup Per Day: Tea/ Coffee/ Hot Lemon/ Ginger Honey Tea/ Green Tea

 

  1. Porter to Carry Luggage (1 Porter 3 Trekkers) and for Single group guide will help some luggage.

Standard Package

COST U$D 270/-Per Pax/Per Person (Package Includes Following Service Items)

  1. Trekking Permits and TIMS with Government Charge
  2. Public Transportation From Pokhara Hotel to Nayapul
  3. Transportation From Nayapul to Pokhara Hotel
  4. One Porter-cum Guide (Group Size Up to 6)
  5. Best Accommodation (3Nights in Mountain)
  6. Meals ( BREAKFAST, LUNCH, AND DINNER)
  7. Hot Beverage 3 Cup Per Day: Tea/ Coffee/ Hot Lemon/ Ginger Honey Tea/ Green Tea
  8. Porter to Carry Luggage (1 Porter 3 Trekkers) and for Single group guide will help some luggage.

Guided Service

COST U$D 170/-Per Person ( Includes Following Service Items)

  1. Trekking Permits and TIMS with Government Charge
  2. Public Transportation From Pokhara Hotel to Nayapul
  3. Transportation From Nayapul to Pokhara Hotel
  4. One Guide (Group Size Up to 6)
  5. Porter to Carry Luggage (1 Porter 3 Trekkers) and for Single group guide will help some luggage.
Manual Note

Your safety during the journey is of paramount concern while traveling with Nepal Base Camp Treks and note that turbulent and cloudy weather is regular phenomenon along the Himalayas ranges and possibility of domestic flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara or Pokhara to Kathmandu may have to be delayed for few hours or even canceled for a day.

Any Weather conditions and health condition of a group member, or unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the tentative itinerary. NBCT leader will try to ensure your trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if any required.

As a safeguard we recommend you to add a couple of extra days after your trek before you fly from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

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  • 3.25 / 5 (16 votes)
    Name : Lyle Clancy

    In October 2014, 2015 I completed another wonderful family trek in Nepal to Langtang and Gosainkund lakes thanks to Sappa and his company “Nepal Base…

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    Name : Christian Bank

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    Name : Adriano Rosa

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    Name : Peter Devenney

    I trekked with Sappa to EBC in 2007. We were introduced to him by three groups of friends who had each trekked with him before…

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    Name : Lucie

    In October 2015 I went to Nepal for the second time. This time I decided to take my family along, because my previous experience with…

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    Name : Krystof

    Dear Sappa and friends! I loved our trip to Nepal! Thank you for preparing a delicious food for me, for carrying my backpack, teaching me…

  • 3.03 / 5 (32 votes)
    Name : Teresa Ojeda

    Sapa amigo!!!! I can´t tell you how much we think of BEAUTIFUL NEPAL and of YOU! the wonderful time we spent together. We are totally…

  • 3 / 5 (26 votes)
    Name : Renata

    Last year it was my first trip to Asia. I had always dreamt about hiking in Himalayas. I was a bit worried as I turned…

  • 3.50 / 5 (18 votes)
    Name : Stephan Bank

    We took an 11-day trekking trip with Sappa and a porter in the Langtang and Helambu region in Mai 2011. We entered Langtang valley at…

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Client Reviews

  • 3.25 / 5 (16 votes)
    Name : Lyle Clancy

    In October 2014, 2015 I completed another wonderful family trek in Nepal to Langtang and Gosainkund lakes thanks to Sappa and his company “Nepal Base…

  • 4 / 5 (11 votes)
    Name : Christian Bank

    German Language: Wir haben mit Sappa und einem Träger im Mai 2011 eine elftägige Trekking Tour durch die Langtang und Helambu Region gemacht. Wir sind…

  • Adriano Rosa
    3.24 / 5 (17 votes)
    Name : Adriano Rosa

    Sappa é o cara. Visitei o Nepal em duas ocasiões. Na primeira ele foi meu guia no circuito Annapurna, onde caminhamos por 21 dias. Na…

  • 3.18 / 5 (17 votes)
    Name : Peter Devenney

    I trekked with Sappa to EBC in 2007. We were introduced to him by three groups of friends who had each trekked with him before…

  • 3.54 / 5 (24 votes)
    Name : Lucie

    In October 2015 I went to Nepal for the second time. This time I decided to take my family along, because my previous experience with…

  • 3.37 / 5 (27 votes)
    Name : Krystof

    Dear Sappa and friends! I loved our trip to Nepal! Thank you for preparing a delicious food for me, for carrying my backpack, teaching me…

  • 3.03 / 5 (32 votes)
    Name : Teresa Ojeda

    Sapa amigo!!!! I can´t tell you how much we think of BEAUTIFUL NEPAL and of YOU! the wonderful time we spent together. We are totally…

  • 3 / 5 (26 votes)
    Name : Renata

    Last year it was my first trip to Asia. I had always dreamt about hiking in Himalayas. I was a bit worried as I turned…

  • 3.50 / 5 (18 votes)
    Name : Stephan Bank

    We took an 11-day trekking trip with Sappa and a porter in the Langtang and Helambu region in Mai 2011. We entered Langtang valley at…