Poon Hill Trek

Poonhill is the beautiful ridge located inside the Annapurna region. It offers the best sunrise views set against the backdrop of majestic mountains. Ghorepani Poonhill trek is one of the popular treks in Nepal. One can take the short Poonhill trekking package to the enchanting ridge of Poonhill. The trek passes through culturally rich villages like Ghorepani, Ghandruk, Tikhedhunga e.t.c. Along with the sunrise view, Poonhill offers views of mountains like Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.

per adult from

$871

NZD

Duration

4 days

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  • What's included :
    • 3x Breakfast
    • 3x Dinner
    • 4x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 4 nights
    • 3 night accommodation in basic local lodge throughout the trekking on full board basis
    • 1 night accommodation in Hotel Crystal Palace or similar at Pokhara on breakfast basis
    • ACAP, TIMS, National Park fees and other trekking permits
    • Professional English-speaking local trekking guide
    • Porter Service (2 Trekkers: 1 porters)
    • All land transportation by private vehicle as mentioned in Itinerary
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks (except what is mentioned in itinerary)
    • Nepal Visa fee
    • Tipping (not mandatory, but a Nepalese custom)
    • Emergency rescue or evacuation of any kind
    • Your Personal Expenses
    • Travel Insurance

  • Day 1: Pokhara to Nayapul, and hike to Ulleri (Driving duration: 1.5 hours, Hiking duration: 5-6 hours)

    Pass By: Nayapul Trekking Starting Point, Baglung Rajmarg, Salyan 33400, Nepal
    In the morning you drive from Pokhara to Nayapul, the trekking starting point. From here you start your hike towards Ulleri

    Stop At: Ulleri, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
    You will start walking through the old villages and meandering green hills. Terraced paddy fields along the neighboring yet distant hills and the wind gushing in your face makes for a pleasant and smooth drive with much time to enjoy the landscape. You will have your Lunch stop at Hile and commence walking to Ulleri via Thikhedhunga. As you reach Ulleri, you will check-in to the lodge where you can have a traditional Nepalese mountain diner.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight in basic available local lodge in Ulleri

    Day 2: Hike from Ulleri to Ghorepani (hiking duration 4-5 hours)

    Stop At: Ghorepani, Ghorepani, Dhaulagiri Zone, Western Region
    You will have your breakfast in the lodge in Ulleri and then commence walking to reach Ghorepani. You will get plenty of opportunities to learn, understand and get pure experience about the lifestyle of the local mountain people. Along the way, one can enjoy the majestic view of Machhapuchhre (6997m), Huinchuli (6441m), and Annapurna South (7219m) and the world’s largest rhododendron forest. You will reach Ghorepani in the afternoon and check-in to the lodge. Now, you can stroll around the village and interact with the local people and other trekkers, you will have a great view over the Himalaya mountains from here.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight in basic available local lodge in Ghorepani

    Day 3: Hike from Ghorepani to Tadapani via Poon Hill (3210m) (Hiking duration: 6-7 hours)

    Stop At: Poon Hill, Pokhara Nepal
    You will begin the trek to Poon hill (3210m) in the early morning to catch the first ray of sunlight. The pleasant sunrise at Poonhill trek passes through culturally rich villages that are set against the background of majestic mountains. Along with sunrise view over Mt. Annapurna, Poonhill also offers panoramic views of several mountains including Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountains.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Tadapani, Ghandruk 33700, Nepal
    You will return and have your breakfast at Ghorepani, and then commence trek to Tadapani (2650 m). The trek will begin through the thick forest of rhododendrons, bamboos and oaks. One can observe and appreciate nature’s beauty; waterfalls, rocks, wild animals, birds and green valleys.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight in basic available local lodge in Tadapani

    Day 4: Hike from Tadapani to Nayapul and Drive to Pokhara (Hiking duration: 7-8 hours)

    Stop At: Poon Hill, Pokhara Nepal
    After Breakfast, you will start trekking through jungle areas. Today you will walk for quiet long distance than that of other days. Along the way, you will pass through different villages, jungles and stream. After continuous walking of 3 to 4 hours, you will see the beautiful Gurung village, which is called Ghandruk. You will have your lunch and rest for sometime. Now, you will continue walking to Nayapul. You will enjoy the beautiful views of the mountain ranges, green hills and the tiny local villages on the way. Once you reach Nayapul, you will catch the private vehicle and drive back to Pokhara
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    Accommodation included: Overnight in Hotel Crystal Palace at Pokhara
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up ad drop from Hotel in Pokhara.Airports
    • Tribhuvan Airport, Kathmandu Nepal
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Asian Heritage Treks and Travels

Activity ID: V-65364P24

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