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Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek which is the best option for the beginners and elderly people who wish less physical effort still want to explore the breathtaking mountain scenery, tradition of  beautiful mountain people, and rich culture of Himalaya. Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is the combination of typical nepali culture, landscape and mountain views in easy approach. Poon Hill is the greatest view point of Ghorepani treks located in Annapurna Range from where you will see the best sunrise in the morning. You will enjoy Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking in the spectacular Annapurna mountain scenery through charming villages inhabited by the Gurungs, thick rhododendron woods forest ,full of birds and deep subtropical valleys. You can see the magnificent  views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Annapurna I, Mt. Nilgiri, Hiunchuli himal, Fishtail himal, Lamjung Himal , Annapurna south, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, and many others which are also heart touching mountian. You can take pleasure in visiting Ghorepani poon hill throughout the year except monsoon season.
This Trek is a popular trek in Himalaya  in Annapurna region which begin from Modi Khola after half hour drive from beautiful Pokhara city . Then we ascend to villages and farm terraces entertaining the view of Machhapuchhre peak. Then we can go for Ghorepani and through to Poon Hill to view sunrise early morning and also to have majestic views of Dhaulagiri mountain , Annapurna range , and Nilgiri himal etc. The rhododendron forest at Ghorepani which blossoms every spring welcomes the visitors and the beautiful Gurung villages of Ghandruk on the lap of Annapurna mountains are popular for traditional houses, rich gurung culture and the great countryside. This region has boats the best mountain lodge in Nepal. You can enjoy trekking in Ghorepani Dhampus Phedi etc. This trek can be enjoyed by every trek lover of nature and beautiful landscape in Annapurna range. It is possible to make ghorepani trek trek long and short. Who have shorter and  longer holiday they prefer to make Ghorepani circuit pass through Gurung village continue trek to Ghandruk and last part of  the trek in Dhampus Phedi drive back  to Pokhara city then next day drive or fly to Kathmandu city.
The 10 days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking is suitable for all people with more or less holidays as this trek can be shorten or stretched as per the will of the visitors. The best season to travel here are March to June and September to December.
 

Itienary Details

Day 1: Arrive airport of Nepal and transfer to the hotel

Day 2: Trek preparation day
Day 3: Drive/fly Pokhara (820m.)
Day 4: Drive Nayapul and trek to Tikhe Dhunga (1540m.)
Day 5: Trek to Ghorepani (2750m.)
Day 6: Trek Tadapani (2675m.)

Day 7: Trek to Ghandruk (1940m.)
Day 8: Trek back to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara
Day 9: Fly/drive back to Kathmandu

Day 10: Final departure


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Trip Fact

  • Trip Duration: 10 Days
    Grade: Easy
    Rating:
    Destination: Ghorepani, Punhill, Ghandruk
    Max Altitude : Punhill,3180M.
    Seasons: September to December and March to June
    Trip Code : RT-GPT

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