Poonhill trek

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  • tour type Private and Group Tour
  • age requirement 10+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Maximum altitude 3210 meters
  • Trek difficulty Moderate
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu , Nepal
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Panoramic views of the Himalayan mountain range
  • Natural Hot Spring
  • Excellent mountain views, from atop Poon Hill
The Ghorepani Poonhill trek sets you in one of the most awe-inspiring panoramas in the Himalayas. Walking through impressive forested areas, you reach a maximum altitude of 3210 m. Anyone of reasonable physical fitness should be able to comfortably complete this trek.

The Ghorepani Poonhill trek begins in the beautiful lakeside city of Pokhara, from where you take a short car ride to Nayapul (1100 m) village. Climbing along the trail through a number of beautiful villages and forest areas you follow the river bank to Tirkhadunga (1557 m) where you will spend the first night. Next day, further ascending along the trail to Ghorepani-2850 m (all the way up the hill, crossing 3000 steps), you will be left in sheer awe at the clear views of the towering expanse of Mt. Dhaulagiri I (8167 m) and Annapurna I (8091 m). The highlight of the Ghorepani trek is a visit to Poonhill (3210 m) early next day, from where we will be able to see a spectacular sunrise over the whole Himalayan range and surrounding rice terraces (a photographer’s paradise!).

After breakfast, you trek east to Tadapani (2590 m), crossing some of the most spectacular rhododendron forests. This is where you’ll be left open-mouthed at the breathtaking views of the fishtail-shaped Mt. Macchapucchre (6900 m), Annapurna south (7219 m) and Gangapurna (7454 m). Our trek continues to Chomrong (2050 m), and after a short hike you descend to some nice hot springs. Having explored the area a bit more, you will fly to Pokhara from Nayapul the next day.

We kindly refer to the Day-by-Day itinerary available under the Itinerary tab.
Customer reviews
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Based on 43 reviews
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5 - Excellent
  • Adrien Van Kan
  • From Belgium
  • On Aug 30 2019
“Excellent”
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5 - Excellent
  • Francesco Serra
  • From Italy
  • On Aug 19 2019
“Excellent”
scenic trek
5 - Excellent
  • Jef
  • From Netherlands
  • On Jun 02 2019
“Ghorepani poon hill is scenic trek. we had excellent time with Green valley Nepal treks and our guide .”
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4 - Very Good
  • Serenella Omili
  • From Italy
  • On May 01 2019
“Very Good”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Kathmandu to Pokhara ( 850m)
  • Day 2: Trek Pokhara to Tirkhedhunga (1,577 m.)
  • Day 3: Trek Tirkhedhunga to Poonhill (2,810 m.) 12 KM trek
  • Day 4: Poonhill to Tadapani ( 2630m) 10.7 KM Trek
  • Day 5: Tadapani to Hot Spring/ Jhinu dada (1780m). 10.5 KM
  • Day 6: Hot Spring to Birethanti - Pokhara
  • Day 7: Drive back to Kathmandu by tourist Bus.
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Airport transfers, pick up and drop
  • Entry permits for Annapurna Conservation Area
  • TIMS permits
  • One Professional trekking guide as well as his necessary insurance, meals and allowances.
  • 3 meals per day ( with seasonal fresh fruits ) and overnight accommodation in Hotel/lodge along the trekking trail.
  • Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu Tourist Bus and From Pokhara - Nayapul- Pokhara Private Car/Van
  • Private transport from Pokhara to Trek starting / ending point ( Nayapul to Nayapul )
  • Two nights standard Hotel in Pokhara
  • One map of Annapurna Trekking ( One in a Group )
  • One Nepali mobile SIM Card for local communication.( One in a group )
  • Pre Trip Meeting
  • Purified Drinking Water
  • One Trek T-Shirt
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Luggage storage
OPTIONAL ADDONS (Available during check-out)
  • Porter
  • Kathmandu Hotel per night BB
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara flight
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • International airfare
  • Hotel in Kathmandu ( Can add on at the time of booking )
  • Meal while you are in KTM and Pokhara
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, donation, tips etc...
  • Tips for guides and porters
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