Poon hill trek 4 to 5 Days to explore Ghorepani poon hill Nepal
The Poon hill trekking, also known as Poon hill Ghorepani trek, it is a very popular short trek to the Annapurna range. The Poon hill trek is in the north of Pokhara, the Lake City which is 200 Kms west of Kathmandu. Poon hill trek is one of the best short trekking trips in Nepal. The amazing views of the mighty Annapurna and Dhaulagiri the pleasant villages of Magar and Gurung make Ghorepani poon hill trek so exciting. Moreover, it is a rather comfortable trek. The trek is very easy and there is no high climbing. The trekkers walk in the forests and by the side of the streams enjoying natural beauty all around. Poon hill trek is done throughout the year. Ghoropani poon hill trekking route make a small circuit covering Tadapani and Ghandruk. Highest elevation of Poon hill Nepal is 3210 meters above sea level. Poon hill Nepal is the finest sunrise, sunset and Mountain view point of Annapurna trekking region.
Poon hill trek starts from Nayapul (Pokhara Baglung Highway) which is a suspension bridge over Modhi – Khola. The one hour drive from Pokhara takes the trekkers to Nayapul crossing. The Poon Hill trek trail passes through ethnic villages and beautiful farms. The trekkers enjoy the views of the Machhapuchare (Fishtail) Peak. Trekkers reach the Ghorepani (Poon hill base camp) on the second day of the trekking. By one hour climb the next day morning trekkers reach Poon hill Nepal. From Poon hill one can get spectacular views of the major mountains of the western region including Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri.
Ghorepani is fully covered by dense forests of rhododendron trees. Rhododendron is the national flower of Nepal. These forests present breathe taking views during spring. The flowered trees and the panoramic views of the mountains together make the scene highly spectacular. While descending back from Ghorepani the trekkers come through the Gurung village at Ghandruk. The Annapurna is in the background. Here the trekkers explore the traditional houses of the local people, their heritage, culture and the beautiful landscape.
The lovely villages of Gurungs and Magars, the sub-tropical valleys, the rhododendron forests and the dominating peaks of Himalaya like Annapurna 8091m Dhaulagiri 8172m, Annapurna south, II III IV, Machapuchre, Hiunchuli, Nilgiri, Dhampus peak, Tukuche, Gurja himal, Dhaulagiri II, III, IV and Gangapurna etc are the great features of the Ghorepani Poon hill trek. The tea houses along the trek provide the trekkers food and accommodation. Ghorepani poon hill trek is four seasonal popular, low altitude easy trail of Annapurna areas appropriate for all level trekkers. Annapurna conservation area permit and TIMS are required for this trekking. Suggested Ghorepani poon hill trek itinerary given below, if it is not suitable for you, we design another as per your desire and duration of holidays.
Poon hill trek itinerary
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.
Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.
5 star Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.
Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
Transportation from Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu by drive/flight
All meals and accommodation during Ghorepani trekking period
An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.
Highly experienced trekking staffs
All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.
Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag (optional), medical kit etc.
Travel and rescue arrangements
Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant
Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during Poon hill trek
Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.
Personal Ghorepani trekking equipments/gears
Tips for guides, porters and driver
All others expenses not mentioned on price include section
Base camp trekking agency Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety; It is our paramount concern whilst traveling with basecamptrekking.com. 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.
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