Duration: 9
Difficulty: Easy
Best Season: Spring and Autumn
Arrival On: Kathmandu
Activity Per Day: 6-7 hours of trekking
Accomodation: Hotel, Lodge, Teahouse,
Trip Overview

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.

Ghorepani Poonhill Trek is a Trek having the hike of 4-5 Days and 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 if you wish to 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. 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 o1: Arrival day in Kathmandu (1300m)

Day o2: Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara [823m] and Trek to Ulleri [2050 m], 30 min flight and 6 hours trek

Day o3: Ulleri to Ghorepani [2850 m/ 9350 feet], 4-5 hours trek

Day o4: Ghorepani – Poon Hill – Tadapani [2680m/8,793 feet], 6-7 hours

Day o5:TadaPani to Ghandruk [1940m/6360 feet], 3 – 4 hour

Day o6: Ghandruk to Pokhara, 4 hours trek and 1 hours’ drive

Day o7: Pokhara to Kathmandu flight/ Drive

Day o8 Free Day in Kathmandu

Day 09: Final Departure

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Accommodations

As you are picked from Tribhuwan International  Airpot, Kathmandu you will be accommodated in a three-star level Hotel with Bed and Breakfast.  We accommodate on the basis of twin shared room. A single room can be also accommodated upon your request. Your room will be facilitated with attached restrooms in the Kathmandu. During the Trekking premises, in some places, they only have a shared washroom and restroom. As you reach higher elevation single rooms may be difficult to manage.

Meals

During our Trek Authentic Nepali food is available and more common. You will also get international Cuisine such as Continental, Italian, Indian, etc. Breakfast-Dinner will be served as per lodge menu where we stay overnight. Lunch will be served on the trail of Next destination. During Trek, all meals will be provided whereas, only breakfast is served in Kathmandu. Sherpa Himalaya will serve you special last day dinner.

Health Condition & Fitness Required

This Trek is an Easy level Trek. You will be walking for 6-7 hour a day on average. We will face the steep hill, cross steep, hilly terrain etc.  This Trek can be easily done by almost any age group. This Trek gives an amazing sunrise view of the mountains of Annapurna Region.

If you have done any Trek before it will be your skill but you don’t require pre-experience or any training for this Trek. If you have any health problems it would be better if you consult with a doctor before your visit and give the details to Sherpa Himalaya so that we could customize your trip as per your body requirement.

Best Time to Visit

Weather in Nepal is quite a favorable. For trekking we have two peak season; Spring & Autumn. Autumn season starts from September to November whereas Spring season starts from March to May. Beside this two season, you can visit Nepal in other months too but it is quite cold in January and rainy in the month of July & August.

Note

Your health safety and last destination with high-quality service is our Main priority. Your Guide has the authority to bring change in itinerary, stop or cancel any part of your itinerary if it is very necessary due to safety concern. However, these kinds of problem rarely arise. Our effort will be to follow our given itinerary. Weather condition, health problem or any natural disaster and flight cancellation due to bad weather in the mountain may bring change in itinerary.
Frequently Asked Questions

Included in the Cost
  • All transfer from Airport to Hotel and Hotel to Airport,
  • 3 nights Hotel in Kathmandu. (B&B) 3 star level Hotel
  • Domestic Flight (Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu)
  • Hotel in Pokhara
  • Pokhara to Hile drive by jeep
  • All Meals ( Tea, Breakfast , Lunch, Dinner) during the trek
  • Ghandhruk to Pokhara drive by jeep
  • Annapurna Conservation (ACAP) Park Entry Fee
  • TIMS Card (Trekking Permit)
  • Experience Trekking guide & Assistant "Sherpa " (For 4 Trekkers =1 Assistant Sherpa)
  • Required Number of Potters (2 Trekkers:1 Potter)
  • Insurance for Nepali Staff
  • All Government and Local Taxes
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu Last Night