Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking
Ghorepani Sunrise Trekking is also popularly known as the ‘Ghorepani Poonhill trekking’ & this is one splendid trek known for its exclusive Himalayan views in Nepal. The trek is highly popular among the soft trekking trails in the Annapurna region. This trek has the best viewpoints on Poon Hill where the scenery is simply amazing. The views of snow-capped mountains Dhaulagiri and Annapurna 1 range are best viewed from this point. The panoramic Himalayan peaks of Manaslu & the Dhaulagiri ranges are just wonderful to behold with Sunrise and Sunset which makes this outing the main highlights of this trip. During the spring season, the forest is covered with colorful Rhododendrons that grow wild in the forest of this area. Poon hill trek is ideal for those who are cramped on time to spend in Nepal but yet want to have an enjoyable experience on the mountains, trek the beaten scenic trails, enjoy Nepal’s exciting village life, and yes, relish the jaw-dropping views.
Poon hill is famous for its landscaped trekking trails. This particular area is inhabited by the Poon community (Magars) who make up most of the villages hereabouts. Most of the locals here depend on Tourism for survival & most of the Hotels and shops hereabouts are privately run by families. The locals at Poonhill follow the Buddhist religion. Nepal Great Himalaya Treks has seasoned licensed guides on its payrolls & our guides will take you to places you’ve never been to. We will arrange budget costs for your Poonhill trek & we have no hidden costs. Autumn and spring is the best season for trekking on the Ghorepani Poonhill trek. The weather is also perfect during this time from early morning to late evenings. You can see some of the Mountains right from your Bedroom and balcony while sipping your cupper coffee…
The Poonhill trek trail begins from Pokhara and the real trek starts from Beni. You can also hop a short flight or opt for a tourist bus drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Your vehicle takes you to Nayapul & then continues to Beni from there. Your trekking goes on up to Ghorepani, via Tikhedhunga or Shikha. From Pokhara it’s a scenic 6-7 hours drive back to Kathmandu or you can spend more time in Pokhara to enjoy some thrilling sport activities. Please feel free to contact us for more details at: firstname.lastname@example.org, we’d be glad to help you all the way.
Trip length: 11 Days
Grade: Soft Adventure Trek
Starts in: Kathmandu
Ends in: Kathmandu
Trek type: FOT/TH/GAP
Accommodation: Hotel and Lodge
Transportation: Flights and private car
Altitude maximum: 2775m
Your itinerary in brief:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel, Short Briefing about Trekking
Day 02: Drive/Fly to Pokhara by Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus 5-6hrs driving or Fly to Pokhara (20 minutes), Look around round Pokhara Overnight at hotel or Resort
Day 03: Drive an hour to Nayapul and start walking up to Tikhedunga, Overnight at hotel
Day 04: Trek to Ghorepani, (2800meters) 5-6 hrs, overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Trek to Tadapani, (2650meters) 5-6hrs, overnight at hotel
Day 06: Trek to Ghandruk, 1940m 3hrs, overnight at hotel
Day 07: Trek to Nayapul 1070m, 4 hrs and Drive to Pokhara, Overnight at hotel or Resort
Day 08: Sightseeing around Pokhara. Overnight at hotel
Day 09: Drive /fly back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel
Day 10: Leisure day in Kathmandu Overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Transfer to international airport for your final flight departure.