Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking endows with a tremendous occasion to experience the cultural lifestyle in remote areas and share the path with a shepherd and donkeys.
Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking is one of the short and easy treks in the Annapurna region. Being short and easy, it's suitable for the trekkers who visit Nepal for a short time and don’t have long holidays. This trek is favorable for old people also who have the desire to face the Himalayas on their front.
Annapurna Panorama Trek is another renowned name for Ghorepani Poonhill trekking. It is located in Annapurna region, North Middle West of Nepal; in fact straightforward trekking destination. This trek presents the fabulous mountain sceneries with amiable villages occupied by Gurung and Magars people, their pragmatic way of life, greenery plantation, Rhododendron forests, howling sound of birds, subtropical valleys near Annapurna with the picturesque outlook of Holy Mountain called Machhapuchhare (6993m).
Ghorepani Poonhill trekking begins after one hour drive from Pokhara to Nayapul, crossing the bridge over Modi Khola and hike to Gurung villages Tikhedhunga, Ulleri, Banthati, Ghorepani, descend to Tadapani and Ghandruk. The core destination of this trip is to ascend Poon Hill early morning along with magnificent view of sunrise which compose High Mountains to golden images, such as Dhaulagiri (8167m), Annapurna 1st (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Nilgiri (7062m), Tukuche Peak(6830m), and Machhapuchhare(6993m).
The Poonhill Trekking endows with a tremendous occasion to experience cultural lifestyle in the remote area and share the path with shepherd and donkeys train and eyewitness habitual Nepali farming existence. This is an easy trek which obtains you to an elevation of 3200m at Poonhill. One can combine this trekking with the cultural tour of Kathmandu, the natural tour of Pokhara and Jungle activities tour in Chitwan National Park too.
Day 01: Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu Nepal
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara by Car/Bus/Plane (884m)
Day 03: Pokhara to Nayapul, Trek to Tikhedhunga (1580m, 4 hrs walk)
Day 04: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2850m, 6 hrs walk)
Day 05: Ghorepani to Tadapani (2610m, 6 hrs walk)
Day 06: Tadapani to Ghandruk (1950m, 4 hrs walk)
Day 07: Ghandruk to Pokhara (884m, 6 hrs walk)
Day 08: Pokhara to Kathmandu by Car/Bus/Plane (1300m)
Day 09: Departure to Tribhuvan International Airport
Panoramic view of Himalayas, such as Dhaulagiri(8167m), Annapurna South(7219m), Machhapuchre(6993m), Hiuchuli (6441m), Gangapurna (7455m) and many more mountain peaks
Rhododendron forests, Bamboo forests,
Modi khola, Terraced Hills, Adventure trekking trail
Cost Not Included
Trip Duration: 8 Night/9 Days
Maximum Altitude: 3200m (Poon Hill)
Trek Grade: Medium to Hard/ Tea House Trek
Himalayan Sceneries: Fishtail (6993m), Annapurna 1st (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Hiuchuli (6441m), Dhaulagiri (8167m)
Rivers: Modi Khola
Attractive Destination: Kathmandu, Pokhara, Ghorepani, Poonhill, Gurung Villages
Best time to Visit: March, April, May, September, October, November and December.
Trek start and end: Pokhara
Transportation: Private car/Tourist bus
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