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Poon hill trek

Ghorepani poon hill trekking info
Ghorepani poon hill trek is second popular trekking trail of Annapurna region. Ghorepani poon hill trek a regular low altitude easy trail of appropriate for all level trekkers. Ghorepani poon hill trek offers the stunning views of Himalayan peaks like Mt. Annapurna (8091m) Mt. Dhaulagiri (8172m), Annapurna south, Machapuchre, Hiunchuli, Nilgiri, Dhampus peak, Tukuche, Gurja peak, Dhaulagiri II, III, IV, V and Gangapurna etc. This trek provides an opportunity to explore the series of mountains including culture, tradition and life style of the local villagers and make a small circuit covering Tadapani and Ghandruk. Highest access of this trek is Poon hill situated at 3210 meters above sea level one of the finest view point of Annapurna.
Early morning and evening trekker’s hike to visit poon hill to see the sunrise and sunset view over the Himalayas including numerous beautiful mountains. 4 to 5 days poon hill trek start either from Nayapul or Phedi most of the trekkers start from Nayapul because it is quite easy then Phedi. Poon hill trek is popular tea house trek but can be arrange camping basic according to guests demand. Annapurna conservation areas ACAP permit and TIMS are required for this trek. Gropani trek is very popular and crowded trip annually about 40,000 trekker’s walk through Ghoropani poon hill route. Poon hill trek is a four seasonal trips can be done year round even in winter and monsoon, in autumn season villagers perform cultural show in each village every evening to welcome the trekkers.
Gropani poon hill trek close to Pokhara offers great view of the Himalayas, it is not necessary previous hiking and trekking experience, trip suitable for all level trekkers but good health and physical condition is necessary. Best season for Ghorepani poon hill trek are March to May and September to December. Spring season offers finest views of blooming rhododendron covers all forests and on background snow covered mountains. Suggested Ghorepani poon hill trek itinerary given below, if it is not suitable for you, we design another itinerary as per your desire and duration of holidays, if you need even more information or interested to book this trip fell free to contact us.

Day 01 : Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer hotel evening welcome dinner.
Day 02 : Kathmandu Valley city tours and preparation for Poon hill trek.
Day 03 : Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m).
Day 04 : Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul then trek to Tikhedunga (1480m).
Day 05 : Trek from Tikhedunga to Ghorepani (2860m).
Day 06 : Hiking to Poon Hill (3180m.) and trek to Tadapani (2630m.).
Day 07 : Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk (1940m.).
Day 08 : Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul (1070m)then drive to Pokhara.
Day 09 : Drive back from Pokhara to Kathmandu evening farewell dinner.
Day 10 : After this amazing Ghorepani trek if you are interested for other activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Peak climbing or more trekking in other region we organize trip according to your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.
Private departures date for Ghorepani poon hill trek can be schedule as per the guest’s requirements. If you need recent updated fixed departure dates fell free to contact us.

Service include

Nepal Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.
Nepal Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.
Nepal Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
Nepal Transportation from Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu by drive/flight
Nepal All meals and accommodation during Ghorepani trekking period.
Nepal An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.
Nepal Highly experienced trekking staffs.
Nepal All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.
Nepal Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag (optional), medical kit etc.
Nepal Travel and rescue arrangements.
Nepal Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant.

Service exclude

Nepal Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.
Nepal Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
Nepal Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
Nepal Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during Poon hill trek.
Nepal Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.
Nepal Personal Ghorepani trekking equipments/gears.
Nepal Tips for guides, porters and driver.
Nepal All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.

Trip note

Base camp trekking agency Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety. It is our paramount concern whilst traveling with Ghorepani trekking is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of Ghorepani poon hill trekking itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.

Additional information

Contents of our website provide you the information as possible about Ghorepani trekking package. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of this trip or your suitability for it please contact us. If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 0977 1 4425073

Holiday trip fact

Price: On request
Grade: Easy
Season: Sept to Dec, Feb to May
Duration: 10 Days
Operation: Tea house or Lodge
Activities: Trekking and sightseeing
Group Size: Min 2 to Max 12
Highest access: Poon hill 3210m
Start From: Kathmandu-Nayapul
Ending at: Pokhara-Kathmandu

Highlights of trip

Mountains views of Dhaulagiri 8167m, Annapurna I 8091m, Machhapuchhare 6998m, Nilgiri 7041m,  Annapurna II, III, IV 7525m,  Hiunchuli 6441m etc.

Route map of the trip