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Poon Hill Trek - 12 Days

Poon Hill trek is also a popular trekking destination for the Annapurna region trek. Poon hill at 3,210 meters is also a famous viewpoint of a trekker’s paradise. Which offering a stunning panorama of Himalayas of Annapurna range. It is also a photographer’s delight. You can see the undisturbing view of Annapurna South, Annapurna I, II, III, and IV. Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, and Manaslu ranges among a few others.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek can be done year-round, but in the thick of winter, there might be quite a lot of snow and ice on the trail. You will also be able to see the terrains of lush hilly regions, rhododendron forest, waterfalls, mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views. The local inhabitants of this are Magars, Gurungs; Thakuris. This trek is relatively easier for hiking.

Anyone with a moderate level of physical fitness can join this trek. We provide you with food and accommodation suitable to your taste keeping hygiene, service, location, and costs. The breathtaking view of the dramatic Annapurna and Fishtail range makes trekking a remarkable journey in the serene mountains is truly a blessing for trekkers. Poon hill trek takes you to beautiful Ghandruk village towards Poonhill.

You will also be guiding by well experience license holder guide for city tour of the UNESCO heritage sites in Kathmandu like Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, and Boudhanath before the final departure from the airport back home.

Overview

  • Also known as the Annapurna sunrise trek.
  • Poon hill at 3,210 meters is also known as a trekker’s paradise.
  • You can see the undisturbed view of Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, III, and IV, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, and Manaslu ranges among a few others
  • Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek can be done year round
  • Opportunities to see local inhabitants of this are Magars, Gurungs and Thakuris.
  • The breathtaking view of the dramatic Annapurna and Fishtail range.
  • Beautiful Ghandruk village.

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel with welcome dinner

Our airport representativ will pick you up from the airport and you will transfer to the Hotel. Afternoon you will meet our Guide who will lead you the whole trip. We organise also a well come dinner at the Nepalese Restaurant with culture program.

Day 2
Drive to Pokhara in a private car/bus o/n at a hotel with breakfast in the morning

After the breakfast our guide will pick you from the Hotel and drive to Pokhara. We will provide a privat vehicles, Bus or Car as per the voulums of clients. It takes about 7 to 8 hrs drive from kathmandu to pokhar. Afternoon we let you free individual program in pokhara.

Day 3
Drive to Kande and trek to Pothana (1890m.) accommodation at a lodge with B/L/D.

Today is the first day of your trekking. First you have to drive about one and half hrs. with the Bus or Car to kande, From Kande starts your trek. The porters and the other staffs are waiting at kande and after short tea break and managed all the lauguages you will move slowly towards Australien camp via Pothana.

Day 4
Trek from Pothana to Landruk (1640m.) o/n at a lodge with B/L/D

Today you will trek to Landruk from Pothana with the very interesting jungles, terrains and beautiful Gurungs villages. On the way you will see a differents types of flora and founa, It is one of the sub tropical forest in Annapurna region. Finally you will reach at Landruk a big inhabitants of the Gurungs.

Day 5
Trek from Landruk to Ghandruk (1940m) o/n at a lodge with B/L/D

After the breakfast your trek starts slowly down to the riverside. There are more than thousand of stone stairs on the way till riverside. After crossing the bridge you will have to climb up to Ghandruk, also known as a large No. of Gurung peoples, Approx. 5 hrs.

Day 6
Trek from Ghandruk to Tadapani 2630 m. o/n at a lodge with B/L/D

Today we trek to Tadapani from Ghandruk. After passing through the villages you will climb a bit up to Bhaisekharka for the lunch place. This is also one of the sub tropical forest in Annapurna region. Here you will find a different types of Flora and founa. You will also see a Himalayan Langurs on the way if there is little bit silent. Approx. 5 hrs.

Day 7
Trek from Tadapani to Ghorepani 2860m. O/n at a lodge with B/LD

Today we will first descend down to the river by the sub tropical forest and again climb up the same elevation to Bhanthanti. It is very interesting to walk through the Rododhendron forest and different types of vegetations on the way. Finally you will reach at Gorepani at an elevation of 2800m. from the sea level. Approx. 6 to 7 hrs.

Day 8
Morning sunrise to Poon Hill (3200m.) and back to Hile (1900m.) o/n at a lodge with B/L/D

Early in the morning you will have to climb up to the poon hill for the morning sunrise view. It takes about an hour from Gorepani to poon hill. So it is better if you reach on the top before sunrise it makes your trip unforgetabel because of the unbelievable views and the sorrounding Mountains. After return back to lodge you will get the breakfast and climb down to Hille via Ulleri. Approx. 6 to 7 hrs.

Day 9
Trek from Hile to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara o/n at a hotel with breakfast

Today is the last day of your trekking. You will walk about 2 hrs from Hille to Nayapul and from Nayapul you will drive with the private vehicle to pokhara. It takes about 2 to 3 hrs drive from Nayapul to pokhara. After arriving at pokhara you will checked in and afternoon we will let you free individual program of your own.

Day 10
Fly back to Kathmandu o/n at a hotel with breakfast

According to the flight schedule you will transfer to the airport. Our trekking guide will be together with you, so he will assist you till you arrive at Hotel in Kathmandu. we will suggest you that if the flight will delay for a while please be patient for a while, because all domestic flights fly with sight flight. It depends on the weather condition.

Day 11
Sightseeing in Kathmandu (UNESCO heritage sites) o/n at a hotel with B/D

Today is a day sight seen in kathmandu valley. The world herritage site, Pashupati Nath, Boudhanath, and Swayambhu Nath, after the breakfast at Hotel our city or culture guide will receive you for the sighseen.

Day 12
Final departure from an airport with breakfast.

According to the flight schedule you will transfer to the airport by our airport represantative.

Cost includes & Excludes

Cost Includes:

  • Accommodation in a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu/Pokhara.
  • For the duration of the trek, only basic lodges are available.
  • Ground transportation provided.
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu. English/German speaking tour guide will accompany you.
  • Full board meals will be provided throughout the trek to Poonhill
  • Government trained guides and porters with their insurance, salary, and meals.
  • Farewell dinner along with one cultural show.
  • Entry fees and TIMS permit will be provided.
  • One way flight ticket from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

Cost Excludes:

  • International Flight tickets.
  • Museums and city monument entrance fees.
  • All personal expenses such as bar bills, beverage, snacks etc.
  • Airport tax.
  • Extra shower, battery recharge, laundry charge etc.
  • Personal clothing and gears.
  • Tips and gratuities.
  • Cost raised by cancellation, landslide, weather, political unrest, illness will not be our responsibility since these factors are not within our control.
Do you have to tip the guide?

Well, it is not a compulsion. That is absolutely how you fancy about them.

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Poon Hill Trek
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Trip Facts

  • 3210 metres
  • 2-10 pax
  • Plane/Bus
  • 12 Days/ 11 Nights
  • 18
  • 60
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