Ghorepani PoonHill Trek
 
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OVERVIEW
Ghorepani poonhill trekking is one of the most famous trekking areas in Nepal. To reach to Annapurna Region either you can fly or drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu. Pokhara is the gate way to Annapurna region. City of Pokhara offers many natural and attractive places to visit. Fewlake with the shadow of Machhapuchre (Fishtail) mountain, Begnas tal (lake). Mahendra Cave, Sharangkot for sunrise and sunset view and others place are the attraction of Pokhara.
 
There are rarely a few places in the world with such a splendid variety of natural beauty as that of Annapurna region. It is a rare combination of long arrays of snow capped mountains, crystal clear lakes, turbulent rivers with deep gorges, Buddhist monasteries, home of famous Gorkha soldiers and other friendly ethnic groups, as well as hot springs and beautiful villages.

ITINERARY
Day 1
1 Hours

Day in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)

Welcome to Himalayan country of Nepal. Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan intl. airport our representative welcomes you and assists to transfer in your hotel in Kathmandu. After time to get refreshed, evening you'll meet and transfer for welcome dinner in one of the typical Nepalese restaurant in the heart of Kathmandu and briefing about your trip and overnight at Hotel.


Day 2
7 Hours

Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft),6 hrs drive

Early morning drive by tourist bus to kathmandu through the beautiful Nepalese countryside that w+ill be 6 hours drive


Day 3
4 Hours

Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1,577m/5,173 ft), 3-4 hrs walk

Today after breakfast our trekking guide will take you for an hour drive to Naya Pul and commence our trek to Birethanti, a large and prosperous town beside the Modi River. We head up the main trail to Sudami where we climb gradually up the side of the valley, reaching Hile (1495m) before pushing on to Tikhe Dhunga.


Day 4
6 Hours

Trek to Ghorepani (2,850m/9,350ft). 5-6 hrs walk

After breakfast we prepare for the long uphill and start with steeply ascends on the long stone steps to Ulleri village with the 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 5
7 Hours

Poon hill hike (3210m/10528ft), and trek to Tadapani (2,710m/8,891ft), 6-7 hrs walk

An early morning start for 40 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 Tadapani for overnight.


Day 6
4 Hours

Trek to Ghandruk (1,990m/6,529ft), 3-4 hrs walk

Today, we have short and pleasant walking day through the forested and downhill path most of the way with occasional view of the Mountain leads us through the gradual path most of the way to Ghandrung village for overnight stop. This is heavily settled Gurung village, a modern village of Nepal and explore the surrounding area and simply relax at the hotel.


Day 7
5 Hours

Ghandruk to Pokhara (823m/2,700ft), 5 hrs walk & 1 hrs drive

This is our last day walk through the scenic landscapes and local villages to get down to the Syalui bazzar settled in river bank of Modi. The walk is pleasant most of the way following the Modi River until Birethanthi and an easy trek to Nayapul. Our adventure ends here and we drive back to Pokhara for the overnight.


Day 8
6 Hours

Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft),6 hrs drive

Early morning drive by tourist bus to Pokhara through the beautiful Nepalese countryside to reach the Kathmandu. On arrival at Kathmandu guide will transfer to the hotel and rest of the time relax or explore the surrounding areas and overnight at hotel.


Day 9
1 Hours

Departure from kathmandu

Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until your departure flight/drive or to commence any extra trips or activities you may have booked with us. If departing, you'll be transferred to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination



WHAT'S INCLUDED
    • Airport arrival and departure by private vehicle
    • 2 star accommodation in Kathmandu & pokhara with breakfast
    • Kathmandu-pokhara-kathmandu by tourist bus
    • Pokhara to Nayapul & return by private vehicle before and after trek
    • Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea & coffee) basis during the trek
    • Accommodation on teahouse/lodge during the trek
    • Trek leader (English speaking, First Aid and eco trained), Porters, all payments
    • Sleeping bag & down jacket on hiring basis on request
    • Exclusive medical kit bag
    • All government and local taxes
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
    • Departure taxes
    • Excess baggage charges
    • Lunch and dinner in city
    • Travel and rescue insurance
    • Personal expenses e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills & extra porters
    • Tips for driver, guides and porters.
    • All necessary monument entry fees for sightseeing
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CANCELLATION

    If you cancel, the following charges will apply:

    • 2 months before depature - loss of 10% deposit
    • 15 days to 2 months before departure - 5% of total trip cost
    • Less than 10 days before departure - 100% of total trip cost
REFUND

    we will refund your money with 4 working days via banktransfer or reverse on to you card.

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