Duration: 10 days
Maximum number of people: 25
Location: Nepal
Price: $1.652
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You are booking for 10D Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

The Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is located at heart of Annapurna range in Nepal. It takes a moderate level of fitness to complete. This is one of the best trek, which offers gigantic view of Mt. Annapurna rages with wonderful culture of Mountain people on Nepal. The max elevation is 3,210 meters (so there’s no risk of altitude sickness). Pokhara (Second largest city) is the closest main access city to begin treks into the Annapurna range.

DAY 01: ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU (1300m) 4,264 ft. (Dinner)
We welcome you to Land of Himalaya. Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan airport our local Tour leader welcomes you and assists to transfer in your hotel in Kathmandu. After time to get refreshed, we will head on for our guided day trip to world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley and visit the highlights of Kathmandu and the surrounding areas. First, we will visit Kathmandu Durbar Square which is old royal palace of Kathmandu and can be seen lot of temple, architectures and Kumari (living goddess).Next, we will visit Swayambhunath Stupa , said to be 2500 years old located on a hillock, (Highest point of Kathmandu valley) which offers a breath-taking view of Kathmandu City and you will also be able to see the beautiful sunset.Drive back to the hotel. Dinner will be served at one of the restaurant nearby. After dinner, briefing about your following trip. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.
Day 02: FROM KATHMANDU DRIVE TO POKHARA  (823m/2,700ft), 5-6hrs drive (BL)
Breakfast at hotel restaurant, 07:30hrs our local tour leader, other trek staff  and driver will pick you up from hotel and drive (approximately six hours with breaks) through the beautiful river view & Nepalese countryside. (On the way we can do optional white water rafting at Trisuli river US$ 60) Reach the Pokhara (Second largest city of Nepal) and transfer to the hotel and rest of the time explore the surrounding lakeside areas. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 03: DRIVE TO PHEDI TREK TO POTHANA (2540m/8,331 ft), 4hrs walk ( BLD)
Breakfast in the hotel, after breakfast, short drive (40 minutes) to reach at Phedi, our trek starting point. From here we’ll follow the trail to get Dhampus village for around 1 ½ hours ascends passing through terrace field and small forest. After lunch at Dhampus village we’ll continue our trek, ascent for 2 hour to reach at Pothana, where we’ll rest and relax at our local teahouse for overnight. Pothana is a small village surrounding by small forest with good view of Machhapuchre (Mt. Fishtail)
DAY 04: POTHANA- Trek to GHANDRUK(1,990m/6,529ft) 6- hrs walk (BLD)
After your teahouse breakfast we’ll be walking up and down along quiet trails through the forest for about 3 hours where en-route some small teahouses offering tea o cold drink breaks for small business. We’ll reach for lunch at Landruk which also nice village settled in terrace landscapes. Continuing, the trail leads step way about 40 minutes walking down to the Modi River and crossing the bridge you can be seen bee hives on a side of cliff. Continuing our trek to Ghandruk, the trail ascends and steepest before we reach at Ghandruk which is a largest Gurung (popular ethnic group from western region of Nepal) settlement in the area with the closest views of Annapurna south and Machhapuchre to the north and evening enjoy exploring the local village and people with traditional dressed. Tonight stay at local hotel/lodge.
DAY 05: GHANDRUK  Trek to TADAPANI (2,710m/8,891ft) (BLD)
After breakfast, we’ll start our trek to TADAPANI up hill. Today short walking day (3-4hour Max) Lunch will be at Tadapani, After lunch relax and rest at Tadapani (enjoy the close view of Annapurna south and Mt. Fishtail (Machhapuchre) Stay overnight at Tadapani.

DAY 06: TADAPANI Trek to GHOREPANI (2,850m/9,350ft) 5Hour walk (BLD)
Today we walk through the jungle, amazing landscape and the Himalayan scenery. We spend a pleasant day’s trekking through rhododendron and oak forests. The scenery gives you inner power to climb up these steps and immerse you to walk more. After few hours of walking with several breaks in between reaching at Ghorepani, we can enjoy the fantastic views of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalayan range.
DAY 07: Hike to Poon Hill (3210m/10528ft)- Trek to TIKHEDHUNGA 5-6Hour walk(BLD)
An early morning start for 1Hour and 30 minutes hike up to Poon hill (3210m/10530ft), the route offers the glimpse of the pleasant rhododendron forest. This brilliant viewpoint provides us an unobstructed sunrise over the high Himalayas and the wide range of panoramic scenery from the far western Himalaya of Dolpo, Mt. Dhaulagiri, and Annapurna including Mt. Machhapuchre (Fish Tail) and all the way to Manasalu. After a great time return back to Ghorepani for breakfast and continue trek to Tikhedhunga and overnight.
DAY 08:TIKHEDHUNGA –Trek to NAYAPOOL and DRIVE TO POKHARA(2.30Hour warlk) (BL)
Today is our last day of trekking, about 2 hour walk to Nayapool and catch bus return to Pokhara. On arrival in Pokhara check in to the hotel. Relax and free and Easy in the afternoon.(Optional city tour can be arranged) Overnight stay in Pokhara.
DAY 09: POKHARA-KATHMANDU (BY COACH) 5-6Hours drive (B)
Depart Pokhara to Kathmandu by coach  5-6Hours.Upon arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.

DAY 10: KATHMANDU – FLY BACK HOME (B)
After breakfast, we will depart Kathmandu (Tribhuwan I’ntional airport) for your flight back to home.

 

 

 

Cost includes:
Local transportation as per above itinerary (Inc. airport pick up & drop off)
Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast as per above itinerary
All full beard meals with hot beverages during trek
Service of licensed and trained guide and porters + their wages
Annapurna conservation area entry permits
Lodge accommodation during the trek.
Sleeping bag provided
Trek Permit fee
All necessary documents permit (where applicable)
Pre-trip briefing

Cost does not includes:
Air tickets ( Can be arranged with us),Nepal visa fee US$25 + passport size photos is required,Personal travel insurance, Alcoholic and cold drinks beverages,Personal expenses, Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara, Tipping -Trek Guide & Porters

Duration: 10 days
Maximum number of people: 25
Location: Nepal
Price: $1.652
Rate:
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You are booking for 10D Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek