Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Ghorepani Poonhill trek is one of short, most popular and beautiful trekking in the lap of Annapurna region. The annapurna poonhill trekking offers the best sunrise views.

Key Inclusions

  • Medical Kits
  • Local Fare
  • Sightseeing
  • Meals
  • Transfers
  • Guide & Porters
  • Hotel

Trip Facts

  • Total Duration:9 Days
  • Destination:Nepal
  • Trip Grade:Easy-Moderate
  • Meals:Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Transportation:Private Vehicle + flights
  • Accommodation:3 star hotels + Tea house Lodge
  • Trip Style:3 star Hotel + lodge to lodge trek
  • Pax.:from 2 Person & above
  • Activities:tour,trekking
  • Max. Altitude:3210M/10529 ft.
  • Walking Hours:5/7 hrs per day
  • Best Season:Oct,Nov,Dec,Mar,Apr,May
  • 3 star Trek Package:US$ 950 per person, single supplement US$ 200
  • 5 star Trek Package:US$ 1150 per person, single supplement US$ 300
  • trek dates:everyday( please check with us)

Trip Highlights

  • One of the short but very beautiful trekking in lap of Annapurna
  • wonderful sunrise and sunset views from top of Poonhill- 3210m/10529 ft.
  • sighsteeing of Old heritage sites in Kathmandu
  • sightseeing of natural paradise city- pokhara
  • Kathmandu- pokhara- kathmandu comfortable flight experience
  • Ghorepani poonhill trek is most popular short trekking in annapurna region of Nepal

Trip Introduction

Ghorepani Poonhill Trek - 9 days: "One of short, easy & Best Trek in Nepal"

Ghorepani is a hilly village of Magar and Gurung ethnics group of Nepal situated in Annapurna conservation area at elevation of approximately 2874m is junction of various annapurna treks such as annapurna base camp trek, annapurna circuit trek, whole annapurna trek and ghorepani trek itself. located in Myagdi district and Dhaulagiri zone, ghorepani is name given as horse water( Ghora + Pani) in ancient time is rest spot for traders, poonhill is hill station just about one hour above the ghorepani at altitude of 3210m to enjoy magnificient panoramic views of many himalayas including Annapurna Massif, Dhaulagiri, machhapuchre, annapurna south and more

Ghorepani Poonhill trek is one of short, most popular and beautiful trekking in lap of Annapurna region. Ghorepani, a picturesque hilly area is located at (2850m/9350ft) above sea level is a unique and busy trekking spot within Annapurna region and the trail joined from three different ways within different treks in Annapurna. Early morning hike to Poonhill for sunrise views the trip of a lifetime! Sunrise views over the mountains including Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Fishtail and many more are most spectacular from the top of Poonhill (3190m). Ghorepani trekking is mainly focused for the Poonhill trekking, trek to Annapurna ut this trek covers other beautiful villages and Mountain Viewpoints of Annapurna such as Tadapani and Ghandruk. Ghandruk Village, Tadapani and Ghorepani are main trek places of Ghorepani Poonhill trekking. Ghorepani Poonhill trek is an easy/moderate level trek and suitable for all aged people including trekking for the family with kids. Ghorepani trek start from Nayapul and end at Nayapul which is one and half hour drive from Pokhara. Most of the lodges during a trek to Ghorepani are comfortable and offer the best mountain views from the lodge room or dining area. The most ethnic group of the Ghorepani trek is Magar and Gurung. Except for Mid June to Mid September (monsoon months), the ghorepani poonhill trek is recommended in all months of autumn, winter, and spring. So far Ghorepani trekking is count as top-selling trekking trip of Nepal Trekking Tourism & Adventure (NETTA).

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:welcome to Kathmandu for Ghorepani Poonhill trek-1340m(Transfer to hotel) -Hotel

Day 02:Full Day sightseeing of KTM Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Patan city, Transfer to Airport and Flight to Pokhara, transfer to Hotel

Day 03:Drive to Khimche (3.30 min) & Trek to Ghandruk, approx 2 hrs (1940M /6363 ft.)- Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 04:Trek to Tadapani (2630m /8626 ft.), approx 4 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 05:Trek to Ghorepani (2860m/ 9380ft.), approx 5/6 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 06:Trek to Poonhil (3210m) & Trek down to Thikhedunga (1480), 7/8 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 07:Drive to Pokhara (3-4 hrs). Half day tour of Pokhara City (3 hrs)- Hotel(B/B)

Day 08:Transfer to Airport & Flight Back to Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel

Day 09:End of Ghorepani Poonhil trek,Departure to Airport and Back to Home.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01 : welcome to Kathmandu for Ghorepani Poonhill trek-1340m(Transfer to hotel) -Hotel

    We are going to welcome you in Nepal for one of most beautiful Ghorepani Poonhill trek. Our driver and Airport guide will pick up you, welcome you and transfer to hotel, you have trek briefing at hotel, free in the afternoon and evening we will host a welcome dinner to you.

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    • Accommodation:Hotel
    • Walking hours: Free day
    • Max. Altitude: 1340 m / 4395 feet
  • Day 02 : Full Day sightseeing of KTM Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath & Patan city, Transfer to Airport and Flight to Pokhara, transfer to Hotel

    After breakfast around 8 am, you will check out your hotel and start your day with sightseeing of major heritage sites of Kathmandu, you will visit 4 major heritage sites in Kathmandu valley and fly to pokhara about 3 pm, 25 min scenic flight to pokhara, transfer to hotel.

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    • Accommodation:Hotel (B/B)
    • Walking hours: 6-8 hrs tour + 25 min flight
    • Max. Altitude: 820 m /2690 ft.
  • Day 03 : Drive to Khimche (3.30 min) & Trek to Ghandruk, approx 2 hrs (1940M /6363 ft.)- Lodge (B/L/D)

    Today is first day of Ghorepani poonhill trek and as usual, after Breakfast around 7 am, you will start drive around 8 am to trek start point Khimche which takes about 3.30 min by comfortable jeep and we will do first day of trek to most beautiful small village located at 1940 m named Ghandruk. It is about 2 hrs hike to Ghandruk. afternoon walk around local, village, Ghandruk is one of the very nice gurung villages from where you can see eye catching view of Annapurna South, Himchuli, Annapurna, Fishtail.

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    • Accommodation:Lodge (B/L/D)
    • Walking hours: 1.30 min drive + 5 hrs walk
    • Max. Altitude: 1940M /6363 ft.
  • Day 04 : Trek to Tadapani (2630m /8626 ft.), approx 4 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)

    We will trek to Tadapani today through forest, which is easy 4 hr walk today. we will have lunch here and stay overnight here or you can change your itinerary little bit and can walk to Bhanthanti tonight. If you walk bhanthanti today, it is shorter for tomorrow to ghorepani. but if weather is clear views from Tadapani is much better.

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    • Accommodation:Lodge (B/L/D)
    • Walking hours: 4 hrs walk
    • Max. Altitude: 2630m /8626 ft.
  • Day 05 : Trek to Ghorepani (2860m/ 9380ft.), approx 5/6 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

    You will walk to ghorepani today, the main village of trek named from this village- Ghorepani. you will enjoy views of Annapurnas, Dhaulagiri, nilgiri and many other mountains. Ghorepani village is connected with 3 trekking trail of Tatopani via Annapurna Circuit trek, Trail from Ulleri and Trail from Tadapani of ABC trek. This is junction of Various Annapurna treks and a hilly village with at least 30 lodges at altitude of 2850m approximately from sea level. Poonhill is another one hour walk up hill from Ghorepani from where you can see 360 degree views of Panoramic Himalayan Vista. Thats why this trek os given name- Ghorepani Poonhill trek, one short and moderate level trek in Annapurna region trekking in Nepal.

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    • Accommodation:Lodge (B/L/D)
    • Walking hours: 5/6 hrs
    • Max. Altitude: 2860m/ 9380ft.
  • Day 06 : Trek to Poonhil (3210m) & Trek down to Thikhedunga (1480), 7/8 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

    Early morning, around 5 am you have to wake up today and hike up to Poonhill for sunrise views of mountains.. if weather is not clear, it may not necessary to hike up there. if you are lucky and weather is clear, you can have a real mountain views from top of Poonhill( 3210m), this is main reason of trek in this area. The views from Poonhill is spectacular specially sunrise view over than snowy mountains like Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Nilgiri, fishtail and more.. after hike to Poonhill, you will return to Ghorepani and have breakfast you will walk down to Thikhedunga.

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    • Accommodation:Lodge (B/L/D)
    • Walking hours: 7/8 hrs
    • Max. Altitude: 1480/4855 ft.
  • Day 07 : Drive to Pokhara (3-4 hrs). Half day tour of Pokhara City (3 hrs)- Hotel(B/B)

    after breakfast we drive to Pokhara for nearly 3-4 hours or bit more by private jeep. once you arrive in Pokhara, you will check in hotel and enjoy half day sightseeing in Pokhara( 3 hours) and evening free to walk around lakeside, this is last day of Poonhill Ghorepani trek in Pokhara.

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    • Accommodation:Hotel (B/B)
    • Walking hours: 3hrs
    • Max. Altitude: 810 m/ 2690 ft.
  • Day 08 : Transfer to Airport & Flight Back to Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel

    Optional you can do Paragliding in Pokhara or zip flyer( extra cost applicable) and you will drive to Airport and fly to Kathmandu. after landing in Kathmandu, we pick you up again and Transfer to hotel, rest of day is free for last shopping or extra city tour of Patan, Bhaktapur or do sherpa and Nepali cooking class in Kathmandu with dinner( for extra tour or cooking class, contact us for special cost).

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    • Accommodation:Hotel (B/B)
    • Walking hours: 25 min flight
    • Max. Altitude: 1340 m / 4395 feet
  • Day 09 : End of Ghorepani Poonhil trek,Departure to Airport and Back to Home.

    Depend on your flight time, you will drive to Airport at least 2.30 hours in advance and we say farewell goodbye for safe flight back home and look forward to welcome you again for another wonderful trek.

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Cost Details

Services includes are:
  • All International /domestic Airport transfer in Kathmandu by Private CAR/ VAN as per Itinerary
  • 3 star Category Hotel in Kathmandu on Twin sharing basis with Daily breakfast as per Itinerary- 2 nights
  • 3 star Category Hotel in Pokhara on Twin sharing basis with Daily breakfast as per Itinerary-2 nights
  • Selected Tea house Lodges accommodation with Attached bath room( where available) or best available Tea house lodges Accommodation with hot shower facility during trek -4 nights
  • 3 meals a day during trek( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner) as your choice( unlimited)
  • 3 Times Tea/Coffee or any Hot drinks a day During trek( Unlimited)
  • 1 Experienced, Professional & Trained guide with meals, lodge, gears, Insurance and wages
  • Experienced, Professional & Strong Porter( 1 porter for 2 people, max weight 30kgs) with meals, lodge, gears, Insurance, wages
  • Trek permits, TIMS card and required trek documents
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara- Kathmandu by Flight & Airport taxes of Guests
  • Full day( 6 hrs) sightseeing in Kathmandu- 4 places included, guide, driver, Entrance fees, CAR/VAN
  • Half day( 3 hrs) sightseeing in Pokhara- 4 places Included, guide, driver, Entrance fees, CAR/VAN
  • Pokhara- Khiche( 3.30 hrs) & Hille- Pokhara( 3 hrs) by private Jeep( before/after trek)
  • First Aid Kid Box( for basic Treatment only)
  • Agency service charge and Government taxes
  • Trekking completion certificate for memory of wonderful Nepal Trek

Extra-ordinary FREE service Included Only NTTA offer following extra free service to our valued clients?

  • Free loan of sleeping bag, down jacket, trekking pole, water bottle, porter duffel bag
  • Welcome or farewell Nepalese Traditional dinner with Typical Cultural Dance and folk music
  • Trekking map of your Trek itinerary
  • Company T-shirt
Services not includes are:
  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Travel and Emergency Helicopter Evacuation Insurance
  • Meals (Lunch & Dinner) & other expenses during Kathmandu (breakfast included at Hotel)
  • Any soft drinks or Alcoholic drinks during trek
  • Laundry or personal expenses like phone calls, unforeseen cost due to landslide, sick, flight delayed, bad weather, Urgent Helicopter Evacuation etc
  • Trekking gears and clothing
  • Tips for guide and porter( Highly expected)

Departure Detail

All the given departure dates are guaranteed and the prices shown are based on twin sharing basis. If you are single or do not have partner to share room, we will arrange single room at added single supplement cost. If the given departure dates are not suitable to you, contact us for your appropriate new dates, we are happy to set new date of travel for you.

We also organize private trips, small group trips rather than just group join trips, if you wish to have your own private trip or customize trip, contact us! We will assist you.

Join us now for "journey of once in a lifetime" the great adventures are waiting for you and family.

Start Date End Date Status Cost  
27 October, 2020 04 November, 2020 Guaranteed USD 950
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03 November, 2020 11 November, 2020 Guaranteed USD 950
17 November, 2020 25 November, 2020 Guaranteed USD 950
24 November, 2020 02 December, 2020 Guaranteed USD 950
Start Date End Date Status Cost  
01 December, 2020 09 December, 2020 Guaranteed USD 950
15 December, 2020 23 December, 2020 Guaranteed USD 950
22 December, 2020 30 December, 2020 Guaranteed USD 950

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Private Journey - Customize the Suitable Date for You

  • Are you looking for Private trip of single,couple or only group of your own?
  • above Departure dates are not suitable to your timeframe?
  • would you like to have your own suitable date to travel with us?

Please advice your travel plan with number of travellers in your group to customize your own date of travel and for tailored made Itinerary.

Contact us for your Private Journey

 

Tailor Made Journey - Itinerary Personalized According to Your Specifications

  • dont you prefer our set itinerary? would like to customize it?

Yes, it is possible! We are flexible and fully helpful. We are happy to make a perfect trip Package that meet your personal interest and travel requirements.E-mail us with your suitable travel requirements and we will design a new tailored made Journey to you.

Contact us for your Customized Journey

Why Ghorepani Poonhill trek with us?

Below are the 5 main reasons that we are stanting as best trekking service providing local company based in Kathmandu Nepal and we 100 % assure our best quality trekking service to all our valued customers.

1.  Quality of Lodges/guest houses and hotels

We always accommodate our valuable customers at standard of quality lodges in trek where one can get hot shower, clean beds and attached bathroom in mentioned area in itinerary, we make sure our best choice for our customers comfortable and safety for accommodation. we accommoate at least 3 star category hotels with breakfast with attached bathroom and quality of hospitality service.

2. Quality of foods during trek

Hygienic and fresh foods is always first priority for our customers and we always make sure of it while you are in trek with us. We select tea house or guest houses along the trail based on Hygienic and delicious fresh foods for your meals, it is very important aspect of our life spcially when you are doing trekking in high altitude mountain. We always take best care of it for our customers safety and their health issues.

Our company is not only concern about quality of foods we serve but also concern about quantity of foods we serve during your trek in Nepal with us so we always encourage our clients to select own choice of unlimited meals and drinks on trek.

  • Unlimited Foods & Drinks: Like many other cheapest trekking operators does, we never provide limited foods and drinks during trek. In fact, you will serve unlimited fresh, hygienic and energetic meals & hot drinks 3 times a day. Most of cheapest companies package include only 1 item of meal at Breakfast, 1 item of meal at Lunch and 1 item of meal at dinner and just 3 cup of tea/coffee each day, which is not enough for high mountain trek. you need to eat adequate Unlimited meals and hot drinks as your own choice and that is what serve by our company during the trek. This will give you a BEST ADDED VALUE to trek with us.
  • Self choice of meals everyday:  Not only unlimited meals and drinks we serve, you are free to select your own choice of meals, like you can have full choice of vegetarian meals, non-vegetarian meals or choice of your meals from food menu in each lodges everyday for entire trek, this type of facility may not available with all other companies, so this two factors are something really important you should make sure before you book trekking with any other company in Nepal.

 

3. Quality Trekking service by Professional & Experienced SHERPA guide & Porters: 

Our SHERPA guides and porters always take very good care of your trekking holiday; they always walk together with you and give you fact information during trek. Their main concern is always to take very good care of your health and well being during trek. Our guide and porters are fully expert in the field of trekking & Climbing. Arrangements of quality lodge, foods, drinks and health issues are always serious concern of our guide and porters. They will not leave you alone as we have seen many guides are always walking behind or a head and not caring well for their guests. our guide always make sure 3 important issues during trek very professionally.

  • quality of foods, drinking water, and accommodation
  • situation of trail, weather condition
  • health issues of trekkers while they are on trek

4. Safety and security is our prime concern & quick contact in Emergency

For us safety and security of our customers is always prime concern, without safety and security, we dont organize any trips, specially in himalaya. health and safety is always our first priority during trek and our guide is fully aware of it. incase of any Emergency issues of trekkers health, we take care of this issues so seriously. We are always keep in touch with our guides during trek.

5. Flexible in Itinerary: 

trekking itinerary in mountain region can’t be fixed every time, sometime due to any reason, we need to change or customize in itinerary. In this case our guide and porters are fully flexible to make necessary optional change as per your request by using their wise knowledge. as per weather condition or health issues of clients or due to any unavoidable situation in mountain, we are flexible to make any changes in itinerary immediately. terms and conditions may apply but we are always flexible to make any last minute or emergency change in itinerary or program which is normally fixed.

 

A Typical day in trek( morning to evening)

6 am- 7 am- wake up time, packing and fresh up

7 am- 7.30 am- BREAKFAST

7.30 am- 8 Am- Trek start

11.30 Am- 1 Pm- LUNCH

6 pm- 8 pm- DINNER

8- 9 pm- BED TIME

 

Typical meals on trek( Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

BREAKFAST:  Choice of Eggs, potatoes, breads, Muesli, Pancake, Oat meals, Tea/Coffe or set breakfast

LUNCH:           Choice of Rice, noodles items, pastas items, potatoes items, vegetable items,

DINNER:          Choice of soup, choice of Rice, noodles items, pastas items, potatoes items, vegetable items,

         Vegetarian or non- vegetarian options are available for daily meals

 

Important Notes:

  • Fixed Itinerary can be customized as per your requirements and timeframe.
     
  • Above Package Included 3 star category hotel in Kathmandu, if you would like to stay at high class hotel (5 star hotels or so) or hotel as your own choice that is possible, please send us a request.
     
  • Our Trek package apply for minimum of two people in a group, however we can organize solo/single trek if you don’t have friend or partner to travel with.
     
  • We have discounted price package if there are group above 8 person or so, please send us a request for special deal for your group
     
  • Our trek package is based on full inclusive service from arrival in Kathmandu to Departure from Kathmandu including hotel in Kathmandu, sightseeing in Kathmandu, Incase  if you would like to book your own choice of hotel or you would like to exclude city tour of Kathmandu, it is possible, just let us know any service that not required. Whatever is your exact requirements, we are happy to make customize accordingly
     
  • Do not hesitate to write us for any advice or special request, we are happy to hear from you and always ready to provide our quality trekking service in the Himalaya of Nepal.

    Welcome to Nepal Trekking Tourism & Adventure for a wonderful lifetime trekking experience in Nepal

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