Ghorepani Poonhill Trek | Complete Itinerary for 2024
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Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

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    08 Days
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Trip Introduction

Ghorepani Poonhill Trek gives an awesome panoramic view of snowy Annapurna range from the height of 3210m elevation. After seeing the breathtaking view of sunrise and all those white panoramic views of Annapurna range; you will for sure, feel that every hard step you took to get there was worth for.

This Trek can be one of the safest Trek as the highest elevation we reach is only 3,210 m. You don’t need to worry about the attitude problem here.

It is a Trek having the hike of 4-5 Days. Ghorepani Poonhill Trek is not difficult and can be done by people having moderate fitness level.

This Trek is the best Trek if you are with your family member and children. This awesome trek offers the breathtaking views of the highest mountains in the world; Machhapuchchhre, Annapurna South, Himalchuli among others.  Ghorepani Poonhill Trek goes through many beautiful villages of Gurung, Manag, and Thakali people. Rhododendron offers the beautiful natural sceneries.

Poonhill is located in Annapurna conservation area. After about an hour of walk from Ghorepani, we reach Poonhill. We should move to poonhill early in the morning before the sun rises. So that you can see the breathtaking view of the sunrise from the Annapurna range.

Furthermore, the panoramic view of Nilgiri, Barahashikhar, Tukuche peak, Dhaulagiri the Annapurna is the best thing you can see from there.

Ghorepani Poonhill Trek is the best because of the Hospitality of people all the way and their rich culture and traditions. This Trek start from a flight from Kathmandu or by drive to Pokhara.

If you take a flight then you can have more time for preparation for Ghorepani Poonhill Trek even though you missed or left behind you can buy them in Pokhara too which can be the best idea.

Outline Itinerary

    • Day 01
    • Arrival day in Kathmandu (1300m)
    • Day 02
    • Fly from kathmandu to Pokhara [823m/2,700feet] and Trek to Ulleri [2050 m/6725 feet], 30 min flight and 6 hours trek
    • Day 03
    • Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani [2850 m/ 9350 feet], 4-5 hours tre
    • Day 04
    • Trek from Ghorepani - Poon Hill - Tadapani [2680m/8,793 feet], 6-7 hours
    • Day 05
    • Trek from TadaPani to Ghandruk [1940m/6360 feet], 3 - 4 hour
    • Day 06
    • Trek from Ghandruk to Pokhara, 4 hours trek and 1 hours’ drive
    • Day 07
    • Pokhara to Kathmandu fight/ Drive
    • Day 08
    • Final Departure
    • Day 01
    • Arrival day in Kathmandu (1300m)

      On this day you will be landed at the Capital City of Nepal-Kathmandu (1300m/4265 ft). It is the only International Airport of Nepal. You will be received by Sherpa Himalaya Representative.

      Then with a brief introduction you will be welcomed by flower Garland. You will be Taken to your Hotel where you can rest and freshen up to keep away Jet Lag. You will get a nearby location map from hotel reception and you can explore around.

      Overnight at KTM Hotel

    • Day 02
    • Fly from kathmandu to Pokhara [823m/2,700feet] and Trek to Ulleri [2050 m/6725 feet], 30 min flight and 6 hours trek

      Today we will take a flight to Pokhara. For flight will will take around 30-40 minutes depending upon the weather.

      As we reach Pokhara we will have lunch and taka a Drive to a place called Hile which will take around 3 hours. Then we will start a short Trek which will be around 2 hours, with normal Uphill. Today our overnight stay will be at Ulleri

      Overnight at Ulleri

    • Day 03
    • Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani [2850 m/ 9350 feet], 4-5 hours tre

      Today as we finish our breakfast we will head towards Ghorepani. With normal uphill Trek of 4-5 hours through the rhododendron forest enjoying small village you will reach Ghorepani in the afternoon.

      This is also the last point or final destination of Ghorepani Poonhill Trek. This point provides you beautiful himlayan range of Annapurna Range mountains.

      Mountain such as an Annapurna South 7,219m , Machapuchare 6,993 m, Hinchuli,  Dhampus peak, Dhulariri II, Annapurna III and many beautiful mountains can be seen.

      Overnight at Ghorepani

    • Day 04
    • Trek from Ghorepani - Poon Hill - Tadapani [2680m/8,793 feet], 6-7 hours

      Today early in the morning we will make a short hike to Poonhill 3200m to enjoy the beautiful morning sunrise view over the Annapurna Range himalayas.

      After enjoying the beautiful time we will go back to Ghorepani and have our breakfast head towards Tadapani.

      The trail is mostly downhill through normal forest.

      Overnight at Tadapani

    • Day 05
    • Trek from TadaPani to Ghandruk [1940m/6360 feet], 3 - 4 hour

      Today we will head towards Tadapani. The trail is normal downhill  through normal forest. You will need 3-4 hours trek to reach Ghandruk.

      Ghandruk isa small traditional village of Gurung People. Gurung people has conserved their tradition well and it is one of the best location  to learn about the lifestyle of Gurung people. You will also find a Museum where you will find very old architecture and traditions.

      You can also experience wearing beautiful dress  of Gurung peole and create a lifetime memory.Today we will explore the Ghandruk village.

      Overnight at Ghandruk

    • Day 06
    • Trek from Ghandruk to Pokhara, 4 hours trek and 1 hours’ drive

      As we finish having our breakfast at the beautiful location we will start our Trek towards Siwai. It will take around 2 hour downhill walk.

      As we reach Siwai we will take a vehicle and drive to Pokhara. We will arrive Pokhara during day time. You can explore the Few Lake and some nearby cave.

      Overnight at Pokhara

    • Day 07
    • Pokhara to Kathmandu fight/ Drive

      Today we will fly / Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu as planned with Company.  You will be picked by Sherpa Himalaya representative and dropped to Hotel.

      After this beautiful and adventurous Ghorepani Poonhill Trek, you can have a proper rest at your hotel.

      On timely arrival to Kathmandu, you can use the free time as a day to explore and shop for your family or else you can also make short city tour.

      Overnight at KTM

    • Day 08
    • Final Departure

      Today morning you Sherpa Himalaya representative will be there at your hotel for last meet. You will be dropped at airport considering airport time.

      Sherpa Himalaya will thank you for amazing time together and handover Buddhist Scarf (Kha-tak) which symbolizes peace, prosperity, Long life and Harmony to everyone and certificate for your completion of Ghorepani Poonhill Trek with Sherpa Himalaya.

      With a hope to see all the beautiful people again, a warm Namaste and a hand wave.

      Thank You for your co-operation with Sherpa Himalaya

Cost Include:
  • All transfer from Airport to Hotel and Hotel to Airport,
  • 3 nights Hotel in Kathmandu. (B&B) 3 star level Hotel
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara Flight or Jeep/ Car If You Want Drive
  • Pokhara to kathmandu Flight or Jeep/Car If you Want Drive
  • Pokhara to Hile Drive By Private Jeep
  • Ghandruk To pokhara Drive By Jeep
  • Tea house, accommodation during the trek.
  •  All Meals ( Tea, Breakfast , Lunch, Dinner) during the trek
  • Seasonal fruits after Diner.
  • Tea and biscuits after reaching camp in the afternoon.
  • Annapurna Conservation (ACAP) Park Entry Fee
  • TIMS Card (Trekking Permit)
  • Hotel in Pokhara (B&B)
  • Trekking guide
  • Assistant “Sherpa ” (For 5 Trekkers =1 Assistant Sherpa)
  • Required Number of Potters (2 Trekkers:1 Potter)
  • Insurance for all of the team staffs (Nepali)
  • All Government and Local Taxes
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu Last Night
Cost Exclude:
  • Nepal Visa fee (please bring two passport photographs and cash on USD Denomination)
  •  Personal, Travel and rescue insurance
  • International airfare to and from Nepal
  • Excess baggage charges for Air travel
  •  Extra night stay in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from the trip (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Food In Pokhara
  • food In kathmandu
  •  Breakfast, lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu if you return early from the trip
  •  Extended activities and destinations
  •  All cold drinks during the trek (mineral water, cola, beer and Bar-bills)
  •  Hot Shower During the Trek
  •  Battery Charge (All electronic devices) WI-FI (internet)
  •  Tips for guides and porters (Nepali)
  •  Emergency evacuation by Helicopter (in case needed)
  • Trekking

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    • Trekking-Pant
      Trekking Pants
    • Trekking-inner-thermal
      Inner Thermal
    • Trekking-Head-Lamp
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    • Trekking-Down-Jacket
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    • Trekking-Bag
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    • Portable-Charger
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