Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a famed trek in Nepal which combines magnificent mountain scenery with the chance to experience local ethnic villages. It is possible to view such Himalayan peaks as Mount Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Annapurna (8091m), Machhapuchhre (6998m), Nilgiri (7041m), Lamjung Himal (6988m), and others. Another main attraction of Ghorepani trekking is Poon Hill, a hill situated atan altitude of 3210meters. Trekkers hike to the top of this hill at dawn to witness the sunrise over the massive Himalayan range of mountains.

The trek also passes through rhododendron and bamboo forests with an abundance of wildlife, and passes majestic waterfalls. Several different ethnic cultures are found along this trek including the Magar and Gurung peoples. Each different group has varying languages, lifestyles, and traditions. For example, the village of Ghandruk, one of the villages on the trek, is a large Gurung communitynoted for its neat and orderly appearance and cultural museum.

Trip Itinerary of Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal/ transfer to hotel
On your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be picked-up directly from the airport by our staff and brought to your hotel where simple refreshments will be provided.

Day 02: Full day of sightseeing visiting Kathmandu’s most famous sites
Nepal is rich in culture and art and has many distinctive monuments. On this day, you will have a guided tour of the Kathmandu valley getting an enchanting glimpse into Nepali culture and historical and religious sites including such places as Swayambhunath Temple (Buddhist), Pashupatinath Temple (Hindu), Bouddhanath, and Kathmandu’s famed Durbar Square.

Day 03: Drive to Pokhara and stay at hotel / rest and free time
Today we travel to the city of Pokhara, often termed the city of beauty, by taxi or bus. Along the way, there are great views and an introduction to the Nepalese countryside. After reaching Pokhara, it is time to rest and enjoy your free time.

Day 04: Drive to Nayapul (1070 m) / trek up to Tikhedhunga (1540 m) and stay at teahouse
Today, our trek really begins. It is a short drive to the town of Nayapul, named because of bridge built during the time of the Nizams, and which is the starting point for the Annapurna Sanctuary Trek. From here, we begin walking, arriving at Tikhedhunga where we spend the night.

Day 05: Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2850m) and stay at teahouse
Stunningly-beautiful views await us on the way from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani. We pass beautiful houses made of stone, see horses carrying loads on the trail eventually arriving at Ghorepani, a very popular village for trekkers with views of giant Himlaayan peaks.

Day 06: Morning Poon Hill / trek from Ghorepani (2850m) to Tadapani (2600m) and stay at teahouse
In the morning we will climb to the top of nearby Poon Hill and watch the sunrise hit the Himalayan peaks, truly an unforgettable experience. After breakfast we will continue our trek to Tadapani. Along the way, we get more views of the high Himalayan peaks, before reaching Tadapani, another scenic and popular village and resting place.

Day 07: Trek from Tadapani (2600m) to Ghandruk (1960m) and stay at teahouse
Today we trek from Tadapani, descending through forests, until we reach the fascinating village of Ghandruk, a scenic village covering a hillside with many stone stairs and courtyards.

Day 08: Trek from Ghandruk (1960 m) to Nayapul / transportation to Pokhara
After breakfast we will depart from Ghandruk and soon arrive in Nayapul, which is the end of our trekking experience. From here, we will be transported back to Pokhara, and back to our hotel.

Day 09: Free time in Pokhara for personal activities / or back to Kathmandu by drive or fly
Enjoy some free time in Pokhara to rest and recover. or we drive / fly back to Kathmandu

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop upon arrival and departure  
  • One day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • In trekking- B/F, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation at tea house lodge.
  • Transportation- to/from trek starting & ending point
  • Necessary trekking permit, conservation and TIMS fee.
  • Trained trekking guide and porter, necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • 2- Nights hotel in Kathmandu and 2-nights in Pokhara (BB Basis)
  • Tourist bus (Kathmandu - Pokhara – Kathmandu) or for group private bus/car/van
  • Comprehensive first aid box for the trekking.

Cost Excludes

  • Extra day hotel stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Kathmandu sightseeing tour entrance fee 
  • Foods self lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Personal expenses-laundry, telephone, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (cold drinks and mineral/hot water)
  • Tips for guide & porter.  
  • Personal travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Extra cost for if in case trek effected by natural calamities
  • Personal trekking equipments for the trek.

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Conditions

  • 04 to 06 people in a group, there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • 07 to 09 people in a group, there will be 15% discount in total cost.
  • 10 to 19 people in a group, there will be 15% discount in total cost and 1 group leader free of cost.
  • 20 & above people in a group, there will be special discount in total cost and + + member free of cost.
  • Winter Special Offer: If you travel in winter time (Dec / Jan / Feb), there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • Summer Special Offer: If you travel in summer time (June / July / August), there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • Early Booking Special Offer: If you Book a Trip before 6 months from the trip departure, there will be 10% discount in total cost.

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