Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Ghorepani Poonhill TrekkingThe trek to Ghorepani - Poon Hill (Pun Hill) which is located in Annapurna region, is truly called as all the best of the trekking in Nepal.

The trek offers the spectacular mountain scenery along with charming villages inhabited particularly by the Gurungs & Magars, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Peak) dominating the skyline.

One of the important highlight of this trip is to make a climb on Poon Hill, possibly the most spectacular mountain scapes on Earth. When sun rises, it touches the snow-capped summits the Himalayan giants, Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and Annapurna (8,091m) along with a maze of other peaks, there gradually appear, just like magic that your eye could not believe.

Besides, during journey, you are rewarded by the natural beauties in your each & every footsteps.


Facts of Trip

Trekking Destination: Annapurna Region
Group Size: Min 1
Highest Altitude on Trek: 3210m
Grade: Moderate
Type of Trip: Tea House
Trekking Hour: Approx. 05-07/ Day
Total Days: 10 Days
Trek Starting Point: Kathmandu
Trek Ending Point: Kathmandu
Transportation: Private Vehicle/ Tourist bus


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Trip day to day itinerary

Day 01: Your arrival to Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), you will be met by our Airport Representative, and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara - 4-5 hours scenice drive by Private Car / van. Overnight at hotel.

Day 04: One hour drive to Nayapul by private Car / Van, we then begin trek to Tikhedhunga We begin our trek at Nayapul, driving to the road head. After 15- minutes short walk along the bank of the Modi Khola, we reach Birethanti (1065m) a large village that has many shops & teahouses. From there, the trail continues through the village. The trail follows the north bank of the Bhurungdi Khola From there, the trail climbs steadily up the side of the valley to Hille at 1495m. After the short climb, we reach Tikhedhunga at 1525m. This trek offers a short & relatively easy day, during journey & allows us to become used to the experience of trekking in Nepal.

Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani Leaving Tikhedunga, we begin our journey with steep climb to Ulleri. Ulleri is a large Magar village at 2070m. Then the trail continues to ascend more gently, through fine forests of oak & rhododendron towards Banthanti at 2250m. Then we make our trek towards Nangethanti at 2460m. After an hour walk brings you to Ghorepani at 2775m.

Day 06: Trek to Ghandruk: The day starts with short down hill. Leaving Tadapani, we descend steeply through forests and then the trail eases as we reach Ghandrunk (2000m), which is the village of Gurung people, one of the ethnic groups of Nepal, have their own dialect, typical culture, costume, and life style. This village is possibly the popular tourist destination that offers the beautiful mountain views and having easy connection with Pokhara or Kathmandu.

Day 07: Trek down to Birethanti - Nayapul – Pokhara Today we begin our journey, from Ghandrung offering easy walking all down hill to Nayapul, we then drive to Pokhara

Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu by car / van. Overnight at hotel

Day 09: Full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley (Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath, Swayambhu, and Kathmandu durbar square). Overnight at hotel

Day 10: Transfer to Airport for your onward Journey. Farewell!


Note: The above itinerary is a guideline and standard pattern which we provide you. This trekking can be modified according to your time and requirements.


Trip Cost Details

Group Size: 1 Pax 2-4 Pax Above 5 Pax
Trip Cost (Per Person): USD 578 USD 510 USD 477
Trip Cost Include
  1. Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
  2. Standard accommodation Kathmandu breakfast included.
  3. Guided city tour in Kathmandu by car / van / bus.
  4. All your standard Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
  5. Best available Lodges, Guesthouses accommodation during the trek (mainly in twin sharing).
  6. A local government licensed English speaking Guide during the trek.
  7. The required number of staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
  8. Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine and transportation for all trekking/tour staff.
  9. ACAP permit.
  10. TIMS permit (Trekker's Information Managment System)
  11. Down Jacket, sleeping bag and duffel/kit bag by Base Camp Adventure (which needs to be returned after the trek.)
  12. First aid medical kits.
  13. Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu.

Trip Cost Exclude
  1. Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu.
  2. Your travel insurance (compulsory).
  3. International airfare and airport departure tax.
  4. Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, laundry.
  5. Personal trekking Equipments.
  6. Tips for trekking staff.
  7. Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.



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