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Poon Hill Trek

Poon Hill trek is one of the selected, Scenic, and consider short trekking in Nepal’s Annapurna to see the grater Himalayas Sunrise and sunset view. Maximum of a week-long trek in Nepal,

The poon hill trek gives you access of Nepal’s classic mountain foothill and viewpoints of Mt. Annapurna range, Mt. Dhaulagiri range, and the Mt. Manaslu range including Mt. fishtail and more mighty Himalayas. While on pun hill trek, you follow stone-paved ancient walking trails that connect local communities, pass through farming paddies, riverbank, and booming forest with the magical view of green valley and snow-capped mountains.

On the ghorepani poon hill trek, you will stay at comfortable tea-houses that offer a delicious local menu.

In the poon hill trek, you will walk more than 5400 human-made stone-paved stairs which is another adventure highlight. The dramatic snowy Annapurna Himalayas, green and blooming rhododendron forest the nearby Himalayas, warm local hostilities, and choice of the delicious meal, the trek rapidly becoming more popular every day.

The trek can be done within 3 to 7 days as per your request. However, that much depends on you, about your walking speed and holiday duration for the trek. Another great option of this trek is you can hike clockwise and anticlockwise direction. Both of trekking route is most rewarding. Either from Nayapul to Poon Hill or Nayapul via Ghandruk. Or you can extend from Phedi via Landruk and Jhinu Hot spring as well.

Read below the suggested trek plan which decided by our local experts’ guide. Although, we are open to our opinion for customized.

Poonhill – the not mistaken popular trekking in Annapurna region Nepal for the unforgettable Mt. Annapurna, Fishtail, and Mt. Dhaulagiri view from 3210m. Drive from Pokhara you immerse yourself with the fascinating mountains and the Himalayas, hiking in the face of Mt. Fishtail, rice terrace landscape, and rhododendrons forest, which displays their blooms in spring. Passing the rustic Gurungs Magar and Pun villages of living culture and traditions you will feel another world like the 18th century. The sunrise on the summit of Poon hill and breathtaking views of Mt. Annapurna and Mt. Dhaulagiri with Mt. Machhapuchhare, Annapurna South, and Nilgiri with village Ghorepani will remain unforgettable.

Best time for Poon Hill Trek

Voted as the best short and easy treks in Annapurna Region, Ghorepani Poon Hill offers beautiful mountain sunrise views over 8,000ers of Himalayan peaks. The trek is best for all time in a year. But, the Autumn and Spring seasons will be more worth it. Poon Hill Trekking is the best option for winter, Christmas, and New Year to enjoy the short and easy hiking in the Himalayas.

Check out the Poon Hill trek cost and departure dates for 2021/22 here.

Poon Hill Google Map

Trip Cost

535 USD
5% off

Price Includes

  • Airport pickup, drop and all ground transport by private vehicle.
  • Standard twin sharing Hotel in Kathmandu and pokhara with breakfast as per itinerary.
  • Trekking Lodge (Tea House) accommodations throughout the trek.
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the poonhill trek in Annapurna.
  • All necessary paper works for Annapurna Conservation Entry Permit and TIMS card.
  • Transport to Annapurna and back to Pokhara – Kathmandu.
  • A highly experience and knowledgeable, friendly , English speaking well trained, Government license holder guide with his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance.
  • Friendly and helpful porters with proper walking equipment, his salary, foods, accommodation and insurance (one porter for two people).
  • Comprehensive medical box (first aid kit will be available).
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service (paid by your Travel Insurance company).
  • Government taxes and official expenses.
  • Guided Kathmandu sightseeing tour with private vehicle.
  • Assistant guide group size more than 4 person group.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner in typical Nepalese restaurant.

Price Excludes

  • International Airfare from and to Kathmandu.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu). $25 USD for 15 days Visa.
  • Your Travel and Medical Insurance.
  • Meals whilst you are in Kathmandu Lunch and Dinner as per itinerary.
  • Your Personal Expenses and trekking equipment for the trek.
  • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic cold and hot drinks on trek ( i.e. those you choose to purchase along the way and during evenings in the Tea Houses) All desserts sweet things like chocolate, cake, pie, pudding. Hot shower and battery charging on the tea houses.
  • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (Tipping is expected).
  • Kathmandu sightseeing monument entrance fees.
  • Excess baggage more than 12 kg.(If you have extra baggage you can leave in Kathmandu office and pokhara with full safety)
  • Airfare from Kathmandu to Pokhara and return that cost 226 US$ per person.

Detail Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu

Arrival at international airport in Kathmandu, meet our representative, short drive to Hotel, refreshment time, if you arrive early day or morning our guide take you for short walk in the Kathmandu city where you can explore local markets, trading and day life of Nepali. Hotel on B/B plan.

Day 2 Travel to Pokhara from Kathmandu.

Drive to Pokhara by private transport or by tourist bus. That takes about 6 to 7 hours. Afternoon free time, around Pokhara Fewa Lake side exploration. Hotel B/B plan.

Day 3 Drive to Nayapul trek to Tikhadhungha lodge

Drive to Nayapul trek to Tikhadhungha lodge. The day of Beginning. After car, easy walk along the modi river bank to Birethanti. check the permit and follow left side right bak of Bhurungdi river. Birethanti/Nayapul is hub of the whole Annapurna and Ghorepani area like market place. Walk along the river side and Gurung villages you will cross some beautiful water falls. Reach to Ramghai village we make lunch on local restaurant. Then continue climb up to Hile to Tikhe Dhunga village about 4 to 5 hours trek.

Day 4 Trekking to Ghorepani via Ulleri village

Trekking to Ghorepani via Ulleri village, After breakfast, we trek our hardest part step up to Ulleri village with in 1.3 hours then we reach about 2000m. Continue trek to Banthanti we make lunch. Then continue forest walk to Ghorepani 2800m within 6 to 7 hours including lunch. lodge.

Day 5 Early morning climb pun hill 3210m for sunrise

Early morning climb pun hill 3210m for sunrise Himalaya view including Mt. Annapurna and Mt. Dhaulagiri Mt. Manaslu range with rhododendron valley. Back to Hotel, trek to  Ghandruk village along the ridge of den forest another 6 to 7 hours. Stay at Ghandruk village.

Day 6 Trek back to Pokhara.

After breakfast, a short hiking down to Nayapul via rice paddy and farms, takes abut 4 hours. Then drive back to Pokhara. Transfer pokhara hotel

Day 7 Drive to Kathmandu.

Drive to Kathmandu leisure time in Kathmandu, Hotel B/B plan.

Day 8 Free time drive to Airport for onward

Free time, drive to Airport for onward

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