About Ghorepani and Poon Hill Trek

The perfect vantage points, Ghorepani and Poon Hill, that lie on the way to Annapurna Base Camp, adding the enormous strength to lure outsiders to make ones trip unforgettable. The beautiful contents of both Ghorepani and Poonhill are amazing and beyond the expectation. Over the years, Ghorepani Poonhill trek has been gaining its popularity in the mass of outsiders and also refer triumphant trekking route to make foreigners pleasure and relax during their vacation.  

…short trek with full of natural treasures and one of the rated trek by the number of outsiders.

Why Ghorepani and Poon Hill?

Poon Hill is popular and also known as classic trek which is one of the most remarkable vantage points from where one can have the panoramic view of mountains like Annapurna, Machhapuchre, Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri, Himchuli, and many more. Ghorepani is regarded as the loop trek to Annapurna Region that starts from the beautiful valley Pokhara. The combination of these two places within a trekking package is an excellent box up the trip for those outsiders who are seeking to spend their leisure time close to nature (in a group, individual or with family).

Striking places follows the trail to Ghorepani and Poon Hill

The trekking to Ghorepani Poonhill basically focuses in Annapurna region that which is popularly known trekking route of the wild and different wonderful places.

Ghorepani Poonhill Trek starts from the beautiful valley of Pokhara- a place offers with perfect mixtures of tranquility and natural beauty with the interesting monuments, passes from the villages holding cultural and traditional importance like Tikhedunga, Ghorepani and Poonhill. The other small villages and the trail following the opulent nature have got the excellent input on this easy and short trek.

The trekking route passing through rivers like Modi Khola and Burgundi Khola, the warm hospitality in the traditional way of the local people, the vantage points bestowing the wide range of mountains and other beautiful natural things, witnessing the tradition and culture of local people (Magar and Gurung) along with their traditional lifestyle, etc. These features deliver the perfect ingredient to shape up Ghorepani-Poonhill trek as the best short and charming trek. Passing through the rhododendron lush and the naturally rich trail of Ghorepani extremely make the trek fantastic. The mesmerizing view of the sunrise over the whole Annapurna Range from Poon Hill early in the morning will be breathtaking.

Best season to participate in Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

This amazing trek - Ghorepani Poon Hill trek, can be done throughout the year, though the best season is March to May and September to November. During this trek, there will be no risk of altitude sickness.

Duration of Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Trekking to Ghorepani Poonhill doesn’t require a long vacation. This short and sweet trek can be done in 9 days and as per the interest and time frame of those people who are interested to witness the wildness beauty of Ghorepani and Poonhill, the trek can be customized.

Massif Holidays present this interesting short trek package to make the journey of outsiders exciting and memorable. One can book this trip with our expert and highly professional team of Massif Holidays who will always help you to make the holiday as the most memorable journey of a lifetime. 

Facts

  • Trip Duration Trip Duration 9 Days
  • Trip Cost Price from US$ 635
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Grade Trip Grade Moderate
  • Trip Style Trip Style Fully Supported Guest House Trek
  • Transportation Transportation Based on Itinerary
  • food Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accomodation Accomodation Guest House
  • Group Sizes Group Size 01-15
  • Max Elevation: 3210m/ 10532ft

Highlights

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site tour in Kathmandu - Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
  • Magnificent view of Himalayas from Poon Hill:-Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, South Annapurna, Fishtail, Himchuli & Annapurna I, II, IV.
  • Remarkable views of Dhaulagiri Ice Fall & deepest George in the world.
  • Enjoying the trek passing through the rhododendrons and alpine forest and beautiful charming village.
  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. 
  • Sightseeing in Pokhara Valley.
  • Mesmerizing view of sunrise. 
  • Experiencing the different ethnic communities and their lifestyle.
  • 08 Breakfast, 04 Lunch and 04 Dinner.

Outline Itinerary

Detail Itinerary  
  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International airport (1345 meters). Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (820 meters). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 04: One hour drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1540 meters). About 4 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (2860 meters) about 6 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 06: Early morning Hike to Poonhill (3210 meters) and Trek to Ghandruk (1940 meters) about 8 hours. Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 07: Trek to Nayapul. About 6 hours. And one hour drives back to Pokhara. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight stay at the hotel. (Can fly back if required)
  • Day 09: Transfer to the international airport for your onward destination.
  • What’s Included

    • Airport / Hotel pick up & drop by private tourist vehicle.
    • Three nights’ (twin sharing basis accommodation) at tourist category hotels in Kathmandu and two nights in Pokhara in similar category hotel including Breakfast.
    • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle (by the well-experienced license holder Tour Guide).
    • All standard Meals during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner).
    • Teahouse and Hotel Accommodation during the trek.
    • Professional license holder English speaking guide (if required with other nation’s dialect for Ghorepani Pooh Hill Trek).
    • The required number of local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek (one porter for every two guests).
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, and medicine for all staff.
    • Annapurna Conservation Area permits and TIMS card for trekking.
    • Down Jacket, Duffle bag and sleeping bag by Massif Holidays if required.
    • Drive from Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu by tourist coach.
    • Farewell dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant before the day of departure.
    • After trekking, Token of Love by the team of Massif Holidays.
    • All government taxes, vat & service charges.
  • What’s Excluded

    • Lunch and dinner during the stay in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
    • Entrance fee at all monuments during the tour in Kathmandu valley and Pokhara valley.
    • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation cost or any types of travel insurance.
    • Nepal entry visa fee which can be issued on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport and also in the case for extending visa during the stay in Nepal.
    • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks.
    • Personal trekking Equipment.
    • Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes' section.
  • Optional

    • Scenic Flight.
    • Extra additional Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner throughout the travel package.
    • Additional sightseeing in the historical and cultural sites.  
    • Inclusion of Adventurous Activities.
    • Group joining trip or personal group trip (trek/tour).
    • Small or Large group of travelers.
    • Extra day hike during the trip.
    • Expand or different itinerary of travel packages.
    • Luxury accommodation (4/5 star category hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara).
    • Family trip along with children under the secure and favorable suggestion of the Massif Holidays expertise.
    • Pony Trek.

     

    The listed optional facilities for the trekking within Nepal are not included in the travel cost. As per guest choice and demand for extra facilities or services some amount will be added to the trekking package cost. You can include the other extra facilities and services in your travel package consulting with the crew member of Massif Holidays.

Departure dates

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Dates Status Price Notes  
23 Jul, 2019 - 31 Jul, 2019 Guaranteed $635 Booking Open
25 Jul, 2019 - 02 Aug, 2019 Guaranteed $635 Booking Open
26 Jul, 2019 - 03 Aug, 2019 Guaranteed $635 Booking Open
28 Jul, 2019 - 05 Aug, 2019 Guaranteed $635 Booking Open
30 Jul, 2019 - 07 Aug, 2019 Guaranteed $635 Booking Open
31 Jul, 2019 - 08 Aug, 2019 Guaranteed $635 Booking Open

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Useful Information

Other extra arrangements from the team of Massif Holidays: - Customized Itinerary as per the specific requirements. For this, please contact with the expert team of Massif Holidays as per interest.

Better to get informed about: 

  • Weather Conditions
  • Natural calamities, etc. that which is beyond the control can hamper one’s planned trip. During these kinds of issues, the team of Massif Holidays will be getting through the possible solution that can help to get back in trip.