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Ghorepani poon (pun) hill trekking can be made in 3 to 5 days

8 Days
Duration
4/10
Trip Grade
$600 Per person
3210 Meters
Max. Altitude

Ghorepani - Poon Hill (Pun Hill) which is located in Annapurna region is truly called as all the best of the trekking in Nepal. This is not so far from Pokhara. Ghorepani poon hill hiking can be made within 3 to 5 days also. So poon hill trek gives you the total real short hiking experiences with in the short time frame.

The fabulous mountain scenery along with charming villages inhabited particularly by the Gurungs & Magars, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Peak) dominating the skyline.

The major highlight of Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking is possibly the most spectacular mountain scapes on Earth. When sun rises, it touches the snow-capped summits the Himalayan giants, Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and Annapurna (8,091m) along with a maze of other peaks, there gradually appear, just like magic that your eye could not believe.

Besides, during journey, you are rewarded by the natural beauties in your each & every footsteps. With the silent environment crossing through Rhododendron forest.


Day by Day Itinerary for Ghorepani Poon-Hill Trek

Day 01: Arrival in Nepalby TIA airport. Our airport representative will pick up you and transfer to hotel

Day o2: Drive to Pokhara. (5/6 Hours drive) Stay overnight at Pokhara

Day 03: Pokhara - Naya Pul (bus) – Tirkhedunga (trek) 

Day 04: Tirkhedunga - Ghorepani (2775 m) in 5hrs 

Day 05: Ghorepani - Poon Hill (3210 m) - Tadapani (2540 m) in 6h 

Day 06: Tadapani - Ghandrung (1940m) 4 Hrs

Day 07: Gahndruk – Nayapul (5 Hrs) – Drive to Pokhara (2 Hrs) 

Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu. Stay over night in Kathmandu

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Detail Itinerary Ghorepani Poon-Hill Trek

Day 01: Arrival in Nepalby TIA airport. Our airport representative will pick up you and transfer to hotel in kathmandu.

Day 02: Drive to Pokhara. (5/6 Hours drive) Stay overnight at Pokhara.

Day 03: Pokhara - Naya Pul (bus) – Tirkhedunga (trek) 
4-hour trek to Tikhedunga (1545 m). The trail winds its way through bamboo forests and passes by a spectacular waterfall.

Day 04: Tirkhedunga - Ghorepani (2775 m) in 5hrs. 
The Annapurna South (7273m) and the Hiunchuli gradually unfold on this pleasant walk uphill through fields and pastures and later through rhododendrons and oak woods. Ghorepani was originally a horse watering post, which has evolved into an important crossroads for tourists and the numerous mule caravans on the Jomoson-Pokhara trip.

Day 05: Ghorepani - Poon Hill (3210 m) - Tadapani (2540 m) in 6h. 
We leave early morning for Poon Hill, to catch the early morning sunlight on the panorama of peaks: Dhaulagiri, Annapurna’s, and Machhapuchare… This is an option but really worth the while. We then retrace our steps to Ghorepani and continue towards Tadapani through rhododendron woods.

Day 06: Tadapani - Ghandrung (1940m) 4 Hrs.
The trail gently descends through a subtropical forest highlighted by huge bamboo massifs and giant rhododendrons. Gandrung is the main village of the Gurung tribe, warriors known for their contribution to the famous Gurkha regiments.

Day 07: Gahndruk – Nayapul (5 Hrs) – Drive to Pokhara (2 Hrs) 
We continue our descent to the Modi Khola river end to nayapul then drive back to pokhara. Over night in Pokhara.

Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu. Stay over night in Kathmandu.

  • Located in the Annapurna region.
  • This trek is basically for 8 days but it can be done in 3 to 5 days also.
  • Breath-taking sunrise views of Dhaulagiri and Annapurn.
  • Rhododendron forest in one of the attraction of this trek.
  • Experience the culture and history of the western region of Nepal.

INCLUSIVE COST HEADING

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop facility by private tourist vehicle.
  • Standard twin sharing accommodation in a two star hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Lodges, Guest house accommodation during the trek.  (6 nights in a local lodge/teahouse while on trekking)
  • Trekking Map
  • 2 nights in Kathmandu with Breakfast
  • NTA licensed English speaking guide.
  • Down jacket, sleeping bag and all necessary trekking gears on HIRE.
  • An experienced licensed holder Guide and Needed Porters as per as your group size. (MOSTLY 2 guest=1 porter)
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff.
  • Annapurna Conservation Park permits & TIMS Card (Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • All our government taxes, vat, tourist service charges.
  • Official expenses.
  • Farewell DINNER Program after trekking in typical Nepali surrounding.

    EXCLUSIVE COST HEADINGS:-

    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.  (Requires approximately USD 15 to 30 per person per day)
    • Lunch and Dinner while on Trekking. 
    • Extra Nights Hotel in Kathmandu
    • All conservation area and cultural heritage site entrance fees in city
    • Travel insurance which covers emergency Rescue and Evacuation.
    • International airfare and airport departure tax.
    • Any expense of personal nature.
    • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks.
    • Personal trekking Equipment.
    • Tips for trekking staff and driver. (TIPS ARE ONLY EXPECTED NOT MANDATORY )
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on 'Inclusive cost heading’.

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