Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

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Ghorepani Poon hill Trek is the most popular short trek in Annapurna region which does not demand pre trekking experiences. Ghorepani Poon hill trek offers the magnificent mountain scenery taking you all the way through emerald hills and dales, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys below the Annapurna massif exploring into the typical village of Magars and Gurungs along with their cultures and age old traditions.

Ghorepani Poon hill Trek starts from the mid hill of Pothana taking you all the way through the Modi Khola valley surrounded by Annapurna massif into the elevation of 3,190 meter to the Poon hill. Poon Hill is located just 400 meters above Ghorepani and offers a brilliant 360 degree view of the Himalayan massifs including Dhaulagiri range and Annapurna range. The most incredible things is, from this hill you are able to see more than 30 different white mountain peaks, including two eight thousand mountain ( Mt. Dhaulagiri (8163m.) and Mt. Annapurna I (8091m.). On clear days, even the Pokhara valley can be seen. Short, easily accessible and a fairly accessible and a fairly easy trek, the Ghorepani trail is a perfect starter for someone who isn't sure of his walking capabilities, or only has a few days available and wishes to discover a lot.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking Itinerary

Day 01 : From Kathmandu we drive to Pokhara which will take about 5 to 6 hours or fly via 35 minutes of our mountain flight. Overnight in Pokhara Hotel.

Day 02 : Drive from Pokhara to Phedi. We start our trek from Phedi and ascend up towards Pothana (1660m).

Day 03: We trek from Pothana to Landrung (1646m.) We walk downwards to Modi river and ascend to Landrung - a beautiful Gurung village and have lunch at Tolkha. Overnight at Landrung.

Day 04: Landrung to Chumrung (2079m.) a village lying t the base of Himchuli (6,441m.). Trek from Landrung to Chumrung (2079m.) which will take 6 hours of walk with ups and downs from Landrung which is the biggest Gurung settlement which offer a closer view of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre and Hiunchuli

Day 05: We trek from Chumrung to Tadapani (2400m.). We descend a little down towards the Kimrung Khola and again ascend up towards Tadapani. Overnight at lodge.

Day 06: We Trek from Tatopani to Ghorepani (2855m) which will take 8 hours of walking.

Day 07: We trek from Ghorepani to Tirkhedhunga (1570m.) via Poon hill climb (3200m.) and have Excursion to the Poon Hill The highest hill in the west in the whole trek, bird- eye view of Mustang and Pokhara valleys, also provides clear view of 30 snow-capped peaks including the Annapurna range and Dhaulagiri

Day 08: We then trek down from Tirkhedhunga to Birethanti (1160m.) and drive from Birethanti to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara Hotel.

Day 09: We Drive/fly back to Kathmandu or visit Chitwan National Park or Make River rafting trip in Trishuli river/Kaligandaki river or have a rest day in Pokhara as per time permit and your wish.

Fix Date Departure:  But if you are interested to join with group, please choose below mention departure dates as per your requirement. We will try to arrange group for you.
The cost for this trek starting from Kathmandu to ending on Kathmandu will cost US $ 350/- per person.

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up / drop Airport .
  • Two nights 3 stars hotel stay in Kathmandu.
  • Two nights 3 stars hotel stay in Pokhara.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner in trekking for you.
  • Accommodations during the trek.
  • Trekking map of Annapurna area.
  • An experienced guide.
  • Trekking porter who will carry your bags during the trekking.
  • Bus from Kathmandu to Besishar and Pokhara to Kathmandu and Local Transportation from Besishar to Syange and Kagbeni to Tatopani and by car from trekking ending point to Pokhara.
  • first aid kit will be available.
  • sleeping bag, down jackets, Duffle bag, if necessary.
  • All necessary paper works and Annapurna conservation entry permits.
  • Trekkers' Information Management System Cost.
  • All government taxes and tourist service charge.

Cost Excludes

  • Meals whilst in Kathmandu allow US$ 15 - US$ 20 per day.
  • Your Travel insurance.
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Tips for trekking staff and driver.
  • hot, cold and alcoholic drinks.
  • Personal shopping and laundry etc.
  • Personal trekking Equipments.

Trip Fact

Package Name: Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Package Type: Trekking

Destination: Nepal

Grade: Moderate

Activities: Walking, natural and cultural sightseeing

Duration: 09 Days

Accommodation: Star rated Hotel

Transportation: Airways and private vehicle

Best Season: Spring and Autumn

Trip Cost: Contact Us

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