Ghorepani Trek 4 days is a short and exciting trek into the Annapurna region. The Ghorepani Poon Hill viewpoint stays at the height of 3210m giving astonishing views of the Annapurna Mountain range and other Mountains such as Gangapurna Himal, Lamjung Himal, Nilgiri, Manaslu, etc. The trek can be done in a short time yet, giving the lifetime memory. The trek allows visiting the major parts of the Annapurna region like Tadapani, Poon Hill, Ghandruk, and Nayapul.
We also get the glances of beautiful golden Himalayan ranges during the sunrise and sunset that would brighten the eyes of any visitors providing the unforgettable sights of landscapes which is the main attraction of Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. On the way lies the local villages where we get to interact with Gurung and Magar community people.
The small and attractive villages have unique cultures and lifestyles serving the views of green sceneries and different terrace farming. The villages that lie on the way are Birethari, Hile, Tikhedhunga, etc. We pass through beautiful waterfalls and the rice terraces along with dense rhododendron forests filling your journey with more beauty and adventure.
The Ghorepani trek for 4 days starts with a drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and then the trekking begins and the trekking for the day ends at Ulleri. The next day we trek to Ghorepani and the following day, we trek to our major destination, the Poon Hill viewpoint, and then to Ghandruk. The trekking ends in Nayapul and then you will be dropped in Pokhara. Any changes can be made to the trek according to your feasibility. The trek can be extended and shortened as well. This exciting trek offers the visitor to the exciting villages of the Annapurna regions in just 4 days. This trek is short with a simple path so any person with average health conditions or low time period can fulfill this trek without any difficulties.
Ghorepani Trek 4 Days Route
Pokhara -> Nayapul -> Ulleri -> Ghorepani -> Poon Hill -> Ghandruk -> Nayapul -> Pokhara
Best Time for Ghorepani Poonhill Trek 4 Days
This Ghorepani Poon Hill 4 Days Trek route is beautiful and the trekking is easier in months when there is no rain or snow. So, the best time would be from September to November (autumn) and March to May (spring). In these months, the climate remains clearer and the temperature remains moderate. Only the morning and evenings are a bit frosty, leaving the days perfectly clear for splendid views of the mountains and surroundings.
The rainy or snowy season might halt the trek midway or the skies might not be so clear and you might miss the mesmerizing views. However, the trek can be done all year round and if you are lucky then you also get to experience the ever intimidating and mesmerizing views of the mountain ranges and greenery around.
Difficulty Level of Ghorepani Trek 4 days
The Poon Hill 4 Days trek is categorized under the “easy” level but we would put it in the moderate to difficult basket. It is not impossible but it is also not as a walk in a park. Comparing this trek to that of Everest Base Camp or the Annapurna Circuit, then yes it’s easier but there were times it was definitely challenging.
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking can be done in a different time frame. Right now, we are talking about the itinerary of 4 Days, but this trek to Poonhill is possible in 3 days and 10 days. We offer all these packages with different, but certain instances of similar itineraries. To know more about these treks, go through Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek 3 Days and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek 10 days' correspondence. Likewise, for booking this trip, go through customizing booking section for safe and secured online trip reservations.
Nepal Trek Adventures gives the provision of Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek 4 days at a very reasonable price. We have a professional and experienced team working together for comforting you in every way so you will not regret choosing us for this package.
This package is meant for the journey from Pokhara to Pokhara, but if you are in Kathmandu and want to start the trip from Kathmandu then you will have to book road or flight transportation or we can manage it for you. But note that you will have to pay an extra cost for the transportation charges from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu and any extra accommodations in Pokhara.
The mentioned charges cover the cost of pick up and drop services to your own booked hotels in Pokhara around the lakeside. If you are already in Pokhara please inform us of your hotel details and trip dates through the mail or you can directly call us.
EXTRA COST: KATHMANDU TO POKHARA- TRANSPORTATION TYPE (TIME DURATION/COST)
If you are in Kathmandu and wish to start the trek, first you have to reach Pokhara, you have various options to reach Pokhara from Kathmandu which is mentioned below.
By Daily Tourist Bus
The bus leaves every morning from Kathmandu at around 7 am from Tourist Bus Park in Kathmandu. It takes around 7 to 8 hours to reach Pokhara, which means you will reach Pokhara at around 2 pm. There will be a two-time break during the drive, which is for breakfast and lunch. The cost of the buses ranges from USD 15 to 30 USD which depends upon the quality of the tourist bus you demand. The traffic jams and road conditions affect the arrival and departure. Book Your Tourist Bus Ticket Here.
By Private Car/Jeep
The private car leaves from Kathmandu according to your time which means you can move as early as you want or as late as you want. The vehicle will always be on standby upon your call. The cost of these private cars is USD 130 up to USD 150, where a maximum of 4 people can be accommodated. The higher the number of groups, the larger the car or jeep will be provided (differing the costs). The private car takes 5 to 6 hours to reach inclusive of a few breaks for foods/drinks with a comfortable scenic drive. To Book Private Car, Click Here.
By Domestic Flights
There are several everyday flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara. The cost of the one-way flight is USD 125 Per Person(for foreigners). If you want to go by air in the main seasons, you need to confirm the trip and tickets as early as possible because the flights will be jam-packed and no tickets will be available. Book Your Flight Ticket Here.
Meals During Ghorepani Poonhill Trek
While trekking you'll experience the various kind of wonderful food of Nepalese, Chinese, Continental, Italian, and other different cuisines. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner are included in the package. Your guide will suggest delicious, hygienic food at special places with special foods during the trek. During this trek, you will usually have breakfast and dinner at the same Lodge. Lunch will be eaten at one of the trail side restaurants en route.
Accommodation During 4 Days Trek
During Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek of 4 Days, tea houses or lodges are preferred for staying and accommodating. A teahouse is the combination of a guest house, restaurant, and social hang out. Private rooms are available in most Tea Houses, except for high altitudes ones where it will be just dormitories.
The lodges are fairly basic. The rooms are spare with twin beds and very little additional furniture. Blankets are generally provided. There is a large dining room-cum-lounge, warmed by the Bukhara stove (an iron cylinder, fitted with a chimney duct, in which a log fire is lighted. There is normally no electric lighting in the rooms unless the village has hydroelectric power.
The dining room usually has solar lighting. Most teahouses now also have electricity for charging small appliances - mobile phones and cameras - and there may be a small charge for this.
Things to Take During Ghorepani Trek 4 Days
This is a very wonderful and active trekking journey, meaning you will be on the move most of the time, so pack as lightly as possible. Mostly your trekking gear will be carried by the porter in a duffel bag that we will provide. The maximum the porters are allowed to carry 15 kilograms per trekker means 30 kilograms from 2 trekkers. You can leave unnecessary luggage in Kathmandu Hotel and it’s absolutely free of cost.
Weather in Ghorepani Poonhill
Trekking in the Annapurna areas is the best in spring (End of February, March, April, and May) and autumn (September, October, and November). The days are sunny and warm but however, the nights are a bit colder and can fall to freezing at higher elevations. Poonhill trek is possible throughout the year. The trail gets busier in the spring and autumn time however monsoon and winter is somewhat calmer.
The climatic condition of Poonhill is pleasant throughout the year, but somehow in the winter months, the temperature of Ghorepani drops below zero degrees. The minimum temperature of Poon Hill gets to -4 degrees in January. Poon Hill has quite pleasant and suitable weather. If you want to trek during the monsoon season, make sure you watch the weather forecast. And pack accordingly in order to make your trekking experience smooth and comfortable.
The Altitude of Ghorepani
Trekking to the mountains means there is always one factor at play and i.e. the altitude. Trekking to high altitude can be risky for anyone and can fall a victim to altitude sickness. But do not worry. This risk of altitude sickness in Poon hill is quite low. It is because; you will ascend to the maximum height up to 2,874 meters only.
Furthermore, with such low altitude along the treks, there is a rare chance that the altitude will make your Poonhill trek difficult.