Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

9 Days

The Ghorepani Poonhill trek in Nepal is renowned, leading to the 3210m summit of Poonhill with breathtaking views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and Machhapuchre. Famous for its sunrise and sunset panoramas, it’s ideal for enjoying tea in brisk weather. Beyond mountains, the trek features vibrant greenery and cultural insights. April and May showcase blooming rhododendrons, adding color. Rated as a medium difficulty trek, it’s suitable for both seasoned and beginner trekkers with preparation. Dress warmly due to chilly Poonhill weather. Explore our itinerary for more details on this memorable adventure.


Duration: 9 days Route: Annapurna Region
Country: Nepal Activitty: Trekking and Hiking
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Short Itenerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1300m.)

Day 02: Drive to Pokhara by tourist bus(200km.) around 6/7 hours drive.

Day 03: Drive to Nayapul 2 hours drive(42km) by Taxi and walk to Ulleri (2020m), 5 hours walk.

Day 04: Trek to Ghorepani (2853 m.), 5 hours walk.

Day 05: Trek to Tadapani (2630m.) – 5 to 6 hrs walk.

Day 06: Trek Tadapani to Ghandurk (1940m) 4 hours walk and drive to Pokhara (950 m.) 4 hours drive by local bus or Jeep.

Day 07: Drive to Kathmandu by tourist bus 6/7 hours drive.

Day 08: Kathmandu valley full day sightseeing

Day 09 : Departure to International Airport

Detail Itenerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1300m)

Upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, you will be warmly welcomed and transferred to your hotel for an overnight stay. After a short preliminary meeting, you can choose to rest at the hotel or explore the local areas in the evening. Enjoy a delicious Nepali dinner before a good night’s rest.

Day 2: Drive to Pokhara by Tourist Bus (200km, 6/7 hours)

Embark on a scenic 7-hour drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus. Enjoy beautiful views of mountains and local areas during the journey. After reaching Pokhara, settle into your hotel and take in the magnificent views of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Fishtail (Machhapuchhare), and the Annapurna range. Explore local places and cultures before an overnight stay in Pokhara.

Day 3: Drive to Nayapul, Walk to Ulleri (5 hours)

Drive for about 2 hours to Nayapul (1050m) from Pokhara, the starting point of your Annapurna Base Camp Trek. The trek begins with a walk to Ulleri, a large Magar village at 2020m. Enjoy an overnight stay in Ulleri.

Day 4: Trek to Ghorepani (5 hours)

After breakfast, trek to Banthanti (2250m) through Oak and rhododendron forests. Enjoy fantastic views of Dhaulagiri and the Annapurna Himalayan range. Reach Ghorepani, a popular viewpoint, taking around 5 hours and 30 minutes.

Day 5: Trek to Tadapani (5-6 hours)

Early morning hike to Poonhill (3232m) for sunrise views over the Himalayas. After breakfast, trek to Tadapani (2630m) through colorful pine and rhododendron forests. Enjoy an overnight stay in Tadapani.

Day 6: Trek to Ghandruk, Drive to Pokhara (4 hours trek, 4 hours drive)

Descend through forests to Ghandruk, a Gurung village. After lunch, catch a local bus or Jeep to Pokhara, taking approximately 4 hours.

Day 7: Drive to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus (6/7 hours)

Return to Kathmandu by tourist bus, a journey of about 6/7 hours. Explore local markets and shops if time permits. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 8: Kathmandu Valley Full-Day Sightseeing

Spend the day exploring Kathmandu’s temples and World Heritage Sites. Visit places like Patan, Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, and Bouddhanath. Explore other local areas and their cultures before an overnight stay in Kathmandu.

Day 9: Departure to International Airport

Our vehicle will transfer you to Tribhuvan International Airport for your departure.



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