Luxury Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

FromUS$ 1600 per person
Trip Details
  • Duration: 10 Days
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Grade: Easy
  • Best Season: September to December & March to May
  • Maximum Height: 2855m (Ghorepani)
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Luxury Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Probably the most alluring place of Annapurna region of Nepal is the Ghorepani Poon Hill area including Nepal’s ideal village of Ghale as Ghandruk. Welcome Nepal Treks & Tours too proposes the same itinerary of Annapurna View Trek but with some unique services and features. Though trekking never is a luxury walking holiday the support features make it enticing and luxurious. Ghandruk Ghorepani Trekking takes trekkers to magnificent sunrise destination of Poon Hill (3210 m), Lake City Pokhara and marvelous village of Ghale ethnic group of people.

Ghandruk Ghorepani Trekking is also called as the Annapurna View Trek and it falls within the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking route. Journey is full of splendid collection of nature’s biggest secrets. Green lush forests of unlimited vegetations and abundance of water resources including plethora of Himalayan vistas offer swashbuckling pristine holiday adventure. To make this short trekking in Nepal hassle free our travel planners have knitted the itinerary keeping highest standard accommodation, catering and services available with this package. Journey starts with tour of Pokhara. Witness heavenly lakes mirroring the mighty Himalayas and explore beneath the earth at Mahendra, Bat and Gupteshwor cave. Mysterious waterfall of Davis could be rejoicing as well. Actual walking starts from Tikhedhunga where trekkers will be transported via luxurious private car. Strolling through forests of pines and rhododendron journey heads to plain flatland on hill top the Ghorepani. Early morning sunrise seen from Poon Hill is really a fairyland memory. Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri, Neelgiri, Himchuli and many others dazzling in the morning sunray could be delightful sight to capture in your mind. While returning the time spent at Ghandruk could be equally fulfilling. Involve yourself in this beautiful village of Ghale people and immerse completely in their traditions.

Book the Ghandruk Ghorepani Trekking with Welcome Nepal Treks & Tours and explore the majestic Annapurna region without spending much physical energy. Our highly experienced guides and logistics support will undoubtedly make your trip of Nepal mesmerizing travel tale of your life so far. 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival day check in hotel, hang around in Kathmandu thamel at the main tourist place. Overnight at Hotel
  • Day 02: Kathmandu (1320m) to Pokhara (914m.)
  • Day 03: Pokhara to Tikhedhunga (1577m)
  • Day 04: Tirkhedhunga to Ghorepani (2855m.)
  • Day 05: Ghorepani to Punhill (3180m.) and then to Tadapani (2675m.)
  • Day 06: Tadapani (2675m.) to Ghandruk (1950m.)
  • Day 07: Ghandruk (1950m.) to Pothana (1990m.) Trek from Ghandruk (1950m.) to Pothana (1990m.).
  • Day 08: Pothana to Dhampus Phedi (1113m.) to Pokhara
  • Day 09: Pokhara to Kathmandu
  • Day 10: Depature

What’s Included

  • Airport picks up and Drop by private car/van/bus.
  • Two night’s 5 star accommodation in Kathmandu (on the arrival day and after the trekking).
  • Two night’s 5 star accommodation in Pokhara  (on the arrival day and after the trekking).
  • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
  • All necessary paper works and conservation entry permits.
  • Ground transportation from Kathmandu to Pokhara by flight and Pokhara to Kathmandu by drive.
  •  by car from Pokhara to trek starting point and trek ending point to Pokhara.
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
  • Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
  • Two nights standard accommodation in Pokhara ( First night of the trekking and last night of the trekking).
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel
  • Insurance company.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance show
  • All our government taxes, vat, official expenses & service charges

What’s not Included

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos.
  • Your Travel insurance.
  • Food while you are in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
  • Tips for the guide and porter.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival day check in hotel, hang around in Kathmandu thamel at the main tourist place. Overnight at Hotel
  • Day 02Kathmandu (1320m) to Pokhara (914m.) We take early drive/flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara (914m.). One can view green hills, beautiful valleys and some mountain views on the way. Pokhara is regarded as tourists’ paradise with full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, temples, etc. One can have pleasure to observe views of Phewa Taal (lake), Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges.
  • Day 03Pokhara to Tikhedhunga (1577m) We start our trek from Nayapul (1050m.). We would drive up to Nayapul from Pokhara. From Nayapul, we would trek to Tikhedhunga (1577 m.) via Birethanti (1065m.) which takes about four and half hours. Overnight in a teahouse.
  • Day 04Tirkhedhunga to Ghorepani (2855m.) We trek from Tirkhedhunga to Ghorepani (2675 m.). Today we could ascend down gently passing through Ulleri (2070m.) and Banthanti, Magar villages. On the way, one could see majestic view of Machhapuchhre (6997m.), Huinchuli (6441m.), and Annapurna South (7219m.). Overnight at Ghorepani.
  • Day 05Ghorepani to Punhill (3180m.) and then to Tadapani (2675m.) Today we trek from Ghorepani to Poon Hill (3180m.) and then to Tadapani (2675m.). We cover the distance within five and half hours of normal trek. Early morning, we start our trip to Punhill (3180m.) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m.), Tukuche Peak (6920m.), Nilgiri (6940m.), Varaha Shikhar (7847m.), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m.), Annapurna South (7219m.), Annapurna III (7855m.), Machhapuchhre (6993m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7937m.), Lamjung Himal (6931m.) and numerous other snowcapped mountain peaks. Having breakfast at Ghorepani, trek to Tadapani (2650 m.) through the deep forests of rhododendrons, bamboos and oaks. En route, one can observe waterfalls, rocks, wild animals, birds and green valleys. Overnight at Tadapani.
  • Day 06Tadapani (2675m.) to Ghandruk (1950m.) Trek from Tadapani (2675m.) to Ghandruk (1950m.). Comparatively, today is the easiest trek of all days. One has to trek through the forests of Rhododendron and oak One could hear soothing chirp of birds on the way. This trek is also offers best alternative for birds lovers. Ghandruk is a big Gurung village. There is a handicraft centre and Gurung museum. From this village you could observe good views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna (7455m.), Annapurna III (7755m.) and Fishtail. Ghandruk village is listed in World Heritage Site. Overnight at Ghandruk. In the evening, typical Gurung Cultural program will be organized on demand.
  • Day 07Ghandruk (1950m.) to Pothana (1990m.) Trek from Ghandruk (1950m.) to Pothana (1990m.). The first part of our trek is quite steep up to Kimbu (Bee hive in Gurung language). Kimbu is situated at the elevation of 1200 meters on the bank of Modi Khola. One has to ascend following the stone staircase to Landruk. The trail ascends gently for early two hours and again ascends steeply for an hour to Deurali (2150m.) passing through Tolkha village (1850m.). From here, one can see panoramic view of Dhaulagiri I (8167m.), Annapurna South (7219m.), Hiunchuli (6441m.), Fishtail (6997m.), Annapurna III (7755m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7937m.) and Lamjung Himal (6930m.). Now the rest of the trail descends gently down to Dhampus passing through Pothana village (1900m.). Overnight at Pothana.
  • Day 08Pothana to Dhampus Phedi (1113m.) to Pokhara Trek from Pothana to Dhampus Phedi (1113m.) which takes about four hours. The trail descends gradually for at least an hour and follows gravel road for two hours and then descend to Phedi passing through Dhampus village. Upon arrival at Dhampus Phedi, we take a vehicle to reach Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara.
  • Day 09Pokhara to Kathmandu Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus. After a normal drive of seven hours, we reach Kathmandu. While driving from Pokhara to Kathmandu, we head up to Damauli, Dumre, Muglin and Kurintar where the Nepal's first Cable Car is operated to reach to Manakamana Temple. One can also fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu
  • Day 10Depature
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