GHOREPANI – POONHILL TREK
Ghorepani Poonhill Trek is a most scenic, colourful, easy, pleasant and probably one of the best treks in Nepal. Poon Hill is one of the great places to see the magnificent view of the Mountains. The breathtaking mountain scenery and the beautiful ethnic villages justify the popularity of this trekking.
This trek gives a fantastic opportunity to witness the beauty of the Annapurna region within a short trek. It offers remarkable natural panorama, magnificent views of Annapurna South (7,219m) Dhaulagiri (8167m) Machhapuchchhre(6997m) and Himchuli (6,434).
In this trek, tourists can experience the real heaven while walking through the colourful terraces, dense rhododendron forests, and full of birds, playful Langur, deep sub-tropical valleys with smiling local folks and the picturesque fluted peak of Machhapuchhare (fishtail). Ghorepani Poonhill trek is one of the colourful orchids and clear views of splendid mountains beautiful natural views on the way to Ghorepani Poonhill trek.
Which every traveller and trekkers best of its natural scenery and experience the one of the best trekking experience ever which can be enjoyed every traveller who loves the nature and beautiful landscape. Trekkers don't need to be worried about altitude sickness and any other health-related risks. People with good health can easily make this trek at any age. It is an ideal trek for busy professionals who cannot take a long holiday.
FIXED DEPARTURES DATE:
|| August 14-25 || Sept 15-26 || Oct 2-13 || Nov 5-16
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu airport, greeted by office representative and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel
Day 02 : Trek preparation and half day sightseeing. Overnight at hotel
Day 03: Drive or fly to Pokhara , it takes 6-7 hours by drive and 25min. by flight. Transfer to hotel.
Day 04: Drive to Nayapul, it takes one and half hour from Pokhara. Then trek to Ulleri which about five hours walk to reach to Ulleri (1940m). Overnight at Lodge
Day 05: Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani (2750m), it takes about 5 hours walk. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 06 : Trek to Poon Hill (3194 m), it takes about 45 min / 1 hour, after breakfast trek to Tadapani (2590 m) which is 6 hours walk.Overnight at Lodge.
Day 07: Trek to Gurung Ethenic village Ghandruk (1940m), it is about 3 hours walk. Overnight at lodge
Day 08: Trek down to Nayapul which is 5 hours walk. Then drive to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel
Day 09: Drive of fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 10 : Free day
Free for shopping or other activities.
Day 11: Departure
Cost Includes: 1. Transfer airport – hotel – airport 2. All accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara 3. Transportation: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu by flight or private vehicle or tourist bus. 4. Transportation: Pokhara – Nayapul – Pokhara by private vehicle 5. TIMS and Annapurna Conservation Area Permit Fee. 6. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with tea or coffee during the trek. 7. Govt. trained guide and necessary number of porters during the trek. 8. Guide and porter salary, food, accommodation, transportation and insurance.
Cost Excludes: 1. International Flight and Tourist Visa Fee for Nepal. 2. Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara. 3. All personal expenses such as bar bills, beverage, mineral water, snacks etc. 4. Hot shower during the trek 5. Personal equipment. 6. Personal and medical insurance, emergency rescue evacuation. 7. All cost arises due to flight cancellation, natural disaster, health issue and political disturbance. 8. Tips for guide and porter.
TRIP FACTS Location: Annapurna region Total duration: 11 days Trekking Days: 5 days Trek Starts: Nayapul Trek Ends: Nayapul Grade: Easy Maximum Altitude: 3194 m. (Poonhill) Trekking style: Tea house / Lodge Best month for Trek: Mar – June, Sep – Dec Culture : Gurung Major Attractions: Mt. Annapurna South, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt.Fishtail, Mt. Himchuli, Ethenic Gurung village and their culture, free spa retreat (Massage) at Ananda Natural Therapy center