Poon Hill

Poonhill Trekking

Poonhill / Ghorepani Trekking, known as Annapurna Panorama Trekking, is one of the popular and relatively easy treks that meander through the beautiful ethnic villages of Annapurna Region. Invigorating through some rhododendron forests, Poonhill Trekking in Nepal will let you feel the Himalayan Panorama while providing you the opportunities to get close to the local Culture. Being popularly known as the Photographer’s Paradise, you can capture some of the best snaps of impressive Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Poonhill offers you the striking panorama of huge Himalayas including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, III, and IV, Gangapurna, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung and Manaslu ranges among few others. The phenomenal sunrise from Poon Hill is just remarkable.

Trip Facts

  • Distance – 40 km/25 mi.
  • Starting point – Nayapul, 2 hours by bus from Pokhara.
  • Finishing point – Ghandruk.
  • Highest point – Poon Hill peak (3131 m)
  • Total elevation gain – 3000 m.
  • Total elevation loss – 1996 m.
  • Accommodation – guesthouses

Itinerary

Day 1: Kathmandu / Pokhara – Nayapul – Ulleri (1960m), overnight at Mountain Lodge.

Day 2: Ulleri – Ghorepani (2874m), overnight at Mountain Lodge

Day 3: Ghorepani – Poonhill – Tadapani – Ghandruk (1939m), overnight at Mountain Lodge.

Day 4: Ghandruk – Kimche – Nayapul – Pokhara or Kathmandu, overnight at your Hotel.

Best Season:September – May

What is Included

  1. Annapurna Conservation area project (ACAP) Permit and TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) card.
  2. Pokhara – Nayapul and Kimche – Pokhara by public bus or private Car/ Jeep/Van.
  3. All the meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) with Lodge accommodation during the trek.
  4. One  English speaking trekking guide.
  5. Guide: foods, accommodation, insurance, salary,transportation and equipment etc.
  6. Seasonal fresh fruit such as Pomegranate, Banana, Apple etc.
  7. First Aids Kid.
  8. Duffel Bag if require.
  9. Nepal Hidden Treks and Expedition T-short.
  10. 13% Government VAT and official expense.

What is Excluded

  • International airfare and visa fees ((15 Days US$25 and 30 Days US$40).
  • Hotels and meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara (We arrange Hotel if you ask).
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara- Kathmandu by flight/ Tourist bus/ Private Car ( We arrange if you ask )
  • Your Trekking gears.
  • All the drinks like Tea, Coffee, Coke, Fanta, mineral water, juice, beer etc.
  • Tips for Guide.

Map

Price : 299$ Per Person

SPECIAL NOTES

Cancellation/Amendment Policy:

  • No refund/changes within 8 days prior to the departure date based on the tour operator’s timezone.
  • 9-17 days prior to the departure date – 50.00% Refund
  • 18-26 days prior to the departure date – 75.00% Refund
  • 27 days or more prior to the departure date – 100.00% Refund
  • We believe in good service. Guests satisfaction is our motto. Guests can choose their departure dates by themselves.
  • Depending on your arrival time, your hotel room may not be available until the afternoon. Most hotels allow check-in between 1:00pm-3:00pm, however some charge a fee for early check-in. Please check at the hotel desk to see if you may store your luggage at the hotel if you wish to explore the city on your own before check-in.

This tour/activity is overseen by a select local operator in the region. Upon booking your tour or activity and after receiving confirmation, you will be issued an e-ticket detailing the local operator’s name and contact information. If you require assistance finding a specific tour, please contact us for more information.

Pricing Info

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

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