• Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

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  • Duration: 9 days
  • Max Altitude: 3194m
  • Price: $450

Experience the panoramic mountain views of Annapurna Conservation Area on a week long trek to Ghorepani Poonhill 3194m.
Ghorepani Poonhill trek offers the best views of mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Machhapuchhre. This trekking trail once used by horse caravans traveling between Pokhara and Mustang passes through beautiful Rhododendron forests and Gurung settlements. As you trek along Tadapani and Ghandruk while enjoying stunning mountains and landscape your guide will brief you with interesting details about the region. Throughout the trek you will stay in a Tea house offering warm Nepalese hospitality.
Enjoy a complimentary airport pickup and transfer to our hotel near Thamel. In the evening take a meandering walk around the heritage sites of Kathmandu and join a welcome dinner with trek briefing. Next day you will join a guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley. Visit the symbolic heritage sites of Kathmandu and observe people and life in action.On the third day you will take a drive to Nayapul via Pokhara and start the trek alongside the Modi river. You will trek through beautiful Gurung villages of Tikhedhunga, Ulleri, Ghorepani, Tadapani and Ghandruk. During the trek you can experience breathtaking views of mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Manaslu and other numerous ice capped peaks. Annapurna conservation area is home to the Snow leopard, Musk deer, pheasants, and records the presence of 97 mammal species, 476 birds, 56 herpeto and two fish species. Fifty-five species of endemic flowering plants and 456 vascular plants have been recorded in the area.
After discovering the beautiful Annapurna conservation area, you will take a drive back to Kathmandu from Nayapul and do amazing activities until your departure.

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)

Day 2 Kathmandu Sightseeing

Day 3 Kathmandu to Ulleri (2,050m/6,725ft) : 6-7 hours

Day 4 Ulleri to Ghorepani (2,750m/9,020ft) : 4-5 hours

Day 5 Ghorepani to Tadapani (2,700m/8,860ft) : 6-7 hours

Day 6 Tadapani to Ghandruk (1,940m/6,362ft) : 3-4 hours

Day 7 Ghandruk to Pokhara : 4 hours trek

Day 8 Pokhara to Kathmandu

Day 9 Departure

Package Includes
  • All airport and hotel transfer with private transportation.
  • Four times Arrival/Departure.
  • Four night’s accommodation in selected hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast.
  • Both way flight ticket Kathmandu/Lukla/Kathmandu.
  • Tea House/ Lodge accommodation including meals Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during trek.
  • Government License holder trekking guide.
  • Coverage of guides and porters meals, insurance, salary, lodging, transportation and
  • Other necessary equipment.
  • Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) card fee and national park fee.
  • Medical kit.
  • All Government and Local Taxes.
  • Minus 20 sleeping bag and duffle bag need to return after trekking.
  • Farewell Dinner after trekking.

 

Package Excludes
  • International Flight.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Trekking (because of any reason) prior to the plan scheduled itinerary.
  • Personal nature of expenses such as laundry, telephone call, battery recharge.
  • Shopping and hot shower during the trek.
  • Laundry, extra porters, beverages etc.
  • Personal clothing and gear.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Tips for guide and porters.
  • Additional costs or delays caused by management out of control like landscape, bad weather condition, in case of itinerary modification with a view to safety concern, Illness,
  • Change of government policy, political instability raises strike, moment etc.
  • Bar beverage bills.