Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking - 10 Days

Ghorepani Trekking is known also as the small Annapurna Circuit is a very popular one in Nepal. The highest point of this trek (3200 mtrs) and for many the highlight is an early morning pilgrimage to Poon Hill for a spectacular sunrise over the Himalayas where the mountains stretch as far as the eye can see North towards Tibet West towards the Dhaulagiri Himal and East with superb views of the Annapurna Himal. Not a difficult trek but it helps if you have a reasonable degree of fitness.  Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking is considered to be the best introduction to trekking with some spectacular views.
Max. Altitude: 3194 mtrs.
Grade: 'B'
Minimum group size: Any

Itinerary:
  • Day 01: Drive by tourist bus to Pokhara (202 km. 7/8 hours) over night in lodge/camp.
  • Day 02: Drive to Sarangkot Around 5:30 AM (18 KM. 30 minutes drive) and trek to Sarankot top (40 minutes walk) take breakfast and trek to Nagdanda (2:30 minutes) and driver back to Pokhara.
  • Day 03: Drive to Pardi by car (20 minutes) and trek to World peace stupa and have panoramic view of Annapurna ranges and trek down to lake and cross-lake by boat and back to lodge/camp.
  • Day 04: Drive by private car to starting point of trek Nayapul (45 km. 1:30 hours.) and trek to Tikhedhunga (3/4 hours 1577 mtrs.) over night in lodge/camp.
  • Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (6/7 hours 2850 mtrs.) over night in lodge/camp.
  • Day 06: Weak up early morning, walk up to Poon hill to see sun rise (1 hours 3210 mtrs.) after sun rise view trek back to the lodge, take a breakfast and trek to Tadapani (5 hours 2630 mtrs.) over night in lodge/camp.
  • Day 07: Trek to Ghandruck (3 hours 1951 mtrs.) explore village in the afternoon and over night in lodge/camp.
  • Day 08: Trek to Pothana (6/7 hours 1430 mtrs.) over night in lodge/camp.
  • Day 09: Trek to Phedi (4 hours) drive by bus to Pokhara. “OR” trek to Pokhara via Sarangkot
  • Day 10: Drive by tourist bus to Kathmandu.
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Costs included during the trip:
  • Airport- Hotel- Airport pick up and transfer by private car
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu according to the itinerary package of related treks
  • Kathmandu sightseeing tour including all entry fees, tour guide and private vehicle
  • Full board meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) during the trek
  • Best available twin sharing lodge accommodation during the trek
  • Seasonal fruits during the trek
  • One skilled, professional and friendly guide including his food, accommodation, salary, equipment and accidental insurance
  • Costs of food, accommodation, salary, equipment and accidental insurance of porters (One porter will be provided for 2 people during the trek)
  • Kathmandu- Pokhara and Pokhara- Kathmandu transport by tourist bus
  • Transport from Pokhara to the destination which marks the beginning of trekking, Transport back to Pokhara from the spot where trekking portion ends
  • Duffle bag, down jacket and sleeping bag during the trek
  • Trekking map and trip achievement certificate
  • First aid medical kit
  • Annapurna Conservation permit fee
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers’ Information Management System ( please bring 2passport size photos for permit)
  • Government taxes and office service charge
Costs excluded during the trip:
  • Meals not included in costs included section
  • Travel insurance
  • International Airfare
  • Optional tours and activities during leisure
  • Nepal Entry Visa: One can easily obtain the Nepal entry visa after arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. (Remember to bring 2 copies of passport size photos.)
  • Drinks (hot and cold), snacks and other personal expenses
  • Hot shower during the trek
  • Personal trekking equipments
  • Tips for trekking staffs and driver ( tips though appreciated not mandatory)

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