Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Ghorepani Trek is a wonderful opportunity to witness the beauty of the Annapurna region with a shorter trek. The trip starts just north of the city of Pokhara and winds through the Poon Hill area and then passes the many cultural and beautiful landscape of mid hill region. Along the Ghorepani Trek you will be visiting of the best panoramic spot on planet “Poon Hill” from where you will get chance amazing views of whole Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massifs. Together Ghorepani Trek leads you to explore typical culture of Annapurna region and their local life style.

The entire trails of Ghorepani Trek also leads you to see many natural wild flowers especially rhododendrons which blooms in spring. Overall this trek makes you to experience many things about Nepal and the route is suitable for every level of hikers-family, retired groups and all non technical hiking groups which is one of the lower elevation treks that we offer rising to only 3200m Poon Hill atop.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (1,300m)
Day 02: Kathmandu city sightseeing and trek preparation.
Day 03: Kathmandu - Pokhara (2,986ft): 6hrs drive or 25 min flight
Day 04: Pokhara - Birethanti - Ulleri
Day 05: Ulleri - Ghorepani
Day 06: Ghorepani - Poon Hill excursion early in the morning - Tadapani
Day 07: Tadapani - Ghandrung
Day 08: Ghandrung - Birethanti - Pokhara
Day 09: Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus (6-7 hrs): 220km
Day 10: Final departure

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (1,300m)
Meet us outside the airport, transfer to Hotel. Meet with trekking guide and discuss about necessary things.

Day 02: Kathmandu
After breakfast, keep full day valley sightseeing with Kathmandu Durbar Square, the place of the Malla and then the Shah Kings of Nepal, visiting Kumari Temple, house of the virgin goddess, visiting Swoyambhunath, a stupa on the top of hill - from here you can overlook the scenery of Kathmandu, Visiting Patan city, the second largest town in the valley, Krishna Mandir, Golden Temple etc.

Day 03: Kathmandu - Pokhara (910m), Approx. 6 hours drive or 30 minutes flight
After breakfast, scenic drive or fly to Pokhara. Afternoon, walk around Lake city. Early evening, Trek briefing and final preparation.

Day 04: Drive to Naya Pul (New bridge), and trek to Ulleri.
Half an hour drive to Naya Pul and start commence trek to Birethanti, a large and prosperous town beside the Modi River. We cross the main trail to Sudami where we climb gradually up the side of the valley, reaching Hile (1495m) before pushing on to Tirkhe Dhunga. From here the trail crosses a stream and then ascends a steep stone staircase to the large Magar village at Ulleri (2070m).

Day 05: Ulleri - Ghorepani 
This is a pleasant walking day. We trek through rhododendron and oak forests and across streams before making a short, final climb to Nangethanti. From Nangethanti we go up to Ghorepani (2850m).

Day 06: Ghorepani - Poon Hill - Tadapani 
Early morning hiking to Poon Hill to see the panoramic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himalayan ranges as well as sunrise over the tolerable Himalayas. Having its great views of Himalayan panorama from Poon Hill, descends to Ghorepani and continuous trek to Tadapani (2625meter) after having breakfast. We will trek towards to Tadapani along the ridges of rhododendron and pine forest.

Day 07: Tadapani - Ghandruk
This trail follows descends down to Ghandrung through the forest of rhododendron. We then walk towards Ghandruk. Explore around ghandruk village.

Day 08: Ghandruk – Birethanti - Pokahra
The trails enters the narrow wooded valley of the Modi Khola and take you to through the village to Birethanti and continue walk to Nayapool. Drive to Pokhara.

Day 09: Pokhara-Kathmandu (6 hrs), 220km
After breakfast, scenic drive back or fly back to Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel.

Day 10: Final Departure
Transfer to international airport and fly to onward destination.

Cost Include

  • Airport pickup/drop using private vehicle
  • Twin share hotel accommodation at respective Hotels/Teahouse/Lodge on BB (Bed & Breakfast).
  • Lunch & Dinner during the Trekking
  • Trekking/Tour with local English speaking guide
  • 01 poerter on each 02 trekkers
  • All transfer as per itinerary
  • Annapurna conservation fees and TIMS card

Cost Exclude

  • International flight ticket.
  • Nepal visa fees.
  • Beverage and expenses of personal nature.
  • Any Optional Sightseeing Tours and extension of tours, hotel accommodation etc.
  • Tips to guide, porters, drivers etc.
  • Personal Insurance.


Trip Code
GPT

Trip Duration
10 Days

Group Size
2-12

Accomodation
Lodge

Max Altitude
2850m.

Best Season
Spring & Autumn

Trip Difficulty
Easy

Transportation
Tourist

Starts In
Kathmandu

Ends In
Kathmandu

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