Ghorepani Poon hill trekking

Ghorepani Poon hill trekkingGhorepani Poon hill trekking is well known in the trekking world as the small Annapurna circuit trekking. It is one of the short trekking spot in Nepal. While trekking at this short trekking route, we can enjoy the beautiful scenery of mountains like Annapurna I (8091m), Machhapuchhre (6998m), Nilgiri (7041m), Annapurna II (7939m), Annapurna III(7555m),  Annapurna Iv and many more beautiful eye catching beauty of the nature. The view point of Ghorepani is situated at the height of 3100m from where we can get the spectacular view of surrounding mountains and early morning rising sun.

Ghorepani Poon hill trekking is a short trekking which starts from Pokhara with a short drive from Kathmandu. From Pokhara the trail goes at Nayapul, Ghandruk, Tadapani and Ghorepani. We can get a close view of culture and tradition of local people while trekking at this region. The hospitable and friendly behavior of the local people will encourage every trekker to visit at the Ghorepani Poon hill once again. Mainly people of Gurung community used to live here. We have to pass several forest of rhododendron enriched with many species of extinct wildlife. Ghorepani Poon hill trekking is suitable for those trekkers who want to explore the local culture of Nepalese people along with the beautiful floras and faunas. Generally the time of October, November, December, February, March and April is considered as the best season for trekking at this region. But, according to the wish of trekkers, A Nepal Trek has organized the trekking program to Ghorepani Poon hill trekking area throughout the year.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu

After getting in the plane from the domestic plane, we will be landed at TIA. We can get many banner of welcome to Nepal there where everyone will be busy receiving the visitors. A representative of A Nepal Trek will warmly receive us and will guided towards the hotel room. The night will be enchanting at Kathmandu.

Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara

Early morning, we will have a fresh breakfast at the hotel room at Kathmandu. After having the breakfast, we will pack some important luggage and will drive towards Pokhara. The way goes through the Prithivi highway glimpsing the most panoramic view all around us. We can enjoy the leisure time at Pokhara visiting the beautiful lakes, caves, forest, temples and Mountain View point.

Day 03: Pokhara to Nayapul and then Tikhedunga

At Pokhara, we will wake up early in the morning with the beautiful rising sun. From Pokhara, we will take a jeep or taxi to reach at Nayapul. The drive goes for 43 kilometers viewing the scenic beauty around the road. After getting off the bus, we will trek further towards Tikhedunga. At night we will be at one of the lodges at Tikhedunga.

Day 04: Tikhedunga to Ghorepani

From Tikhedunga, we need to pass the nearby suspension bridge along with dazzling waterfalls. After a climb of about half hour, we will be at Ulleri, a Magar village. Continuing our journey will ultimately lead us at Ghorepani at the altitude of 2870m. The trekking route goes for about 6 hours. We will stay the night at Ghorepani at one of the beat lodges.

Day 05: Ghorepani to Poon hill and to Tadapani

From Ghorepani, we will start day earlier than ever towards Poon hill at 3210m. From the Poon hill we may get the magnificent view of mountains all around us. In the early morning, we can see the dazzling view of sun rising piercing the White Mountains. We need to return to Ghorepani after the short and sweet encounter with the mountains. From Ghorepani, we will trek towards Tadapani.

Day 06: Tadapani to Ghandruk

After having the breakfast at Tadapani, we will trek forwards to the Ghandruk village. The trail goes for about 4 hours. We have to cross several forest of rhododendron along with different animals and birds. Mainly Gurung people used to live here. The night will be at Ghandruk village at 1940m.

Day 07: Ghandruk to Birethanti and to Pokhara

From Ghandruk, after having the early morning breakfast, we will resume our journey. The trail goes through the Modi Khola to Birethanti. Continuing our trek will reach us at Nayapul with a private vehicle to Pokhara. The evening and night at Pokhara will be delightful visiting the local market and lakes.

Day 08: Pokhara to Kathmandu

From Pokhara, a drive of 6 to 7 hours will be enough to return to Kathmandu. We will definitely enjoy the view of green forest and the road side houses while returning to Kathmandu. The evening will be delightful visiting the market area of Kathmandu. We will take rest at night at the hotel arranged by A Nepal Trek.

Day 09: Farewell program

We will have a refreshing morning at Kathmandu. After having the breakfast, we have to pack our luggage to move towards the airport. We should arrive at airport before 3 hours of the flight. After attending at the farewell party organized by A Nepal Trek, we get into the flight to fly to our home country.