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Ghorepani Ghandruk Trekking

Ghorepani Trekking

Ghorepani Trekking is one of most popular trek trail position in Annapurna region of Nepal. It is also known as Poon Hill trek takes to you Poon Hill at 3210 meters from here you can see the best panorama views. It is about 40 minutes walking distance from Ghorepani (2855m) so early in the morning every trekkers go to the Poon hill from Ghorepani to see the magnificent view with lovely sunrise. Poon Hill is the great place to see the wonderful mountains and best sunrise view as well as Ghorepani Poon hill trekking is short and easy trek that give you opportunity to see the wonderful view of above 8000 Meters mountains including Mt. Dhaulagiri and Mt. Annapurna (I) as well as other less than 8000 meters higher mountains including Annapurna south, Machhapuchhre (fishtail), Gangapurna, Lamjung Himal, Barasikhar, Nilgiri, Tukuche Peak, Hiunchuli and with a maze of other peaks slowly begin to appear, like magic, before our eyes.

Ghorepani trekking offers spectacular mountain scenery through charming villages inhabited by the Gurungs, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep subtropical valleys. Rewarding Ghorepani poon hill trek, this can be enjoyed by every lover of nature. Ghorepani trekking is possible to make short and long as per client desire but most of people are not interested to walks in same route they decided Ghorepani and Ghandruk circuit/circle trail.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing to Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Patan
Day 03: Drive or fly to pokhara
Day 04: Drive to Naya Pul then trek to Ulleri (1960m)
Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (2855m)
Day 06: Visit to Poon Hill then trek to Tadapani (2610m)
Day 07: Trek to Ghandruk (1,940m)
Day 08: Trek to Nayapul then drive to Pokhara (850m)
Day 09: Drive tourist bus to Kathmandu
Day 10: Depart Kathmandu


Destination: Nepal
Trekking Region: Annapurna
Trek Start Point:  Nayapul
Trek End Point: Nayapul
Trekking Accommodation:  Teahouse / Camping
Trekking Grade: Easy-Medium
Best Season:  March - June / September-November
Max Elevation: 3210m
Duration: 10 Days

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel
Upon arrival you will be welcomed by our staff at Kathmandu airport and you will be transferred to Hotel where you meet the person you are emailing with for trip briefing. You will get entire information of your trip.

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Tour
Today after breakfast you will explore the main attractions of kathmandu with private transport and expert tour. The places to visit will be Kathmandu Durbar Square, Monkey temple, Bouddha Nath Stupa and pashupati nath temple and Patan durbar square.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara (850m) 7 hours driving
After early breakfasts at hotel, someone will pick up you for Pokhara transfer by tourist bus. Normally the bus journey is for 7 hours with two short stops. Along the way you will enjoy with views of local villages and green Hills and the road mostly fallows along the Trishuli River. Upon arrival at Pokhara bus station you will be transferred to Hotel.

Day 04: Pokhara Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Ulleri (1960m) one hour drive and 5 hours walking
Pokhara one hour drive to Nayapul to start our trek. We follow the south bank of the river. After several hours of trek, we will pass through sub tropical valley forests, sometimes on the carved trail on the side of the cliff. After lunch, we cross the Modi Khola (river) via a suspension bridge to the village of Tikhedhunga from here trek quite steep trail to reach Ulleri village

Day 05: Ulleri trek to Ghorepani (2855m) 5 Hours walk
After breakfast we trek to Ghorepani village the name Ghorepani in Nepali means horse-water owing to its role as an important campsite for traders before it became a trekker's stop. Ghorepani is an interesting place with small shops and stalls for selling local products and craft. The town has two parts: one in a saddle and the other a few hundred feet lower. Since Ghorepani lies quite higher than our previous stop, we begin to feel the chilly weather especially in the evenings

Day 06: Hike to Poon Hill (3210m) and Trek to Tadapani (2610m) 6 hours walking
Today you got to start very early morning as you targeting to view from Poon Hill with sunrise. An early climb to Poon Hill will be around one and half hour. The Poon Hill offers magnificence of vistas of Annapurna’s, Fishtail and Dhaulagiri range.  Back to Hotel for breakfast and trek climbs up to Gurung Hill and goes down through forests. At the end you got to steep climb before you arrive Tadapani.

Day 07:  Tadapani trek to Ghandruk Village (1940m) 3 hours walk walking
After breakfast - An easy day of the trip may start late as well but arriving early and explore the beauties of Ghandruk is worth full. The trek mostly goes normal down via forests where you may encounter the monkeys. Do not walk alone along the trail. After arriving at Ghandruk you may visit the Gurung museum and explore the clean and beautiful settlements.

Day 08: Ghandruk trek to Nayapul then drive to Pokhara (850m) 6 Hours walk and 1:30m  driving
After breakfast - As you start from village the easy trail via farm lands arrives at newly build road and keep following along the Modi River you arrive Nayapul then drive to Pokhara. After arrive you may take walk around city and Phewa lake.

Day 09: Drive to Kathmandu (1350m) 7 Hours driving
After breakfasts- Drive to Kathmandu, Normally Bus leaves at 7:30am from Pokhara and arrive Kathmandu at 3:00pm. You enjoy the beautiful villages on the river bank as you mostly fallows along the river.

Day 10: Depart Kathmandu
The trip comes at the end today. If you prefer to extend your trip let us know otherwise we will transfer you to Kathmandu airport. Normally 3 hours before your flight you are required to check in.

PRICE INCLUDES :-

  • Airport pick up and airport drop by private transportation
  • Twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Historical monuments cities sightseeing with tour guide
  • Sightseeing transportation by Non A/C comfortable vehicle
  • Sightseeing entrance fees for historical cities sightseeing
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara & Pokhara to Kathmandu overland transportation by tourist bus
  • Twin sharing accommodation in Pokhara with breakfast
  • Twin sharing trekking accommodation in normal Trekkers lodge / Teahouse
  • Pokhara to Nayapul transportation by Car/Van/bus depend on group size
  • Three time meal during the trekking Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Desert /fruit after having diner as company provide
  • Government license holder trekking guide /leader for the team
  • One porter who will carry your luggage during the trekking ( Two person get one porter)
  • Annapurna Conservation area project entry fee
  • Trekker's Information Management system (TIMS) card
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff (Trekking guide and Porters)
  • Nayapul to Pokhara transportation by car/van/bus depend on group size
  • Nepal Government tax and Office service charge

PRICE EXCLUDES :-

  • Lunch and Dinner during the stay in Kathmandu
  • International or domestic air tickets and airport taxes
  • Nepal entry visa fee US$ 25 (duration 15 days ) and US$ 40 (duration 30 days )
  • Personal trekking equipment s and Clothing
  • Wire Transfer charge or Credit card service charge as company rule
  • Alcoholic beverages, laundry, Telephone calls and  all type of hot drinks
  • Soft drinks such as cola, mineral water etc
  • Personal nature expenses and Tipping (Tips)
  • High risk medical / travel insurance and First aid kit
  • Emergency rescue evacuation (if needed)
  • Any other things not mentioned

The price will be depending on service quality that you are going to use accommodation (Deluxe, Standard & Budget) in cities and entire the trekking either way normal teahouse or best available or Camping (Fully tented camp) so better to mention us what you are expecting? Please click here to request the price.

If above trip itinerary that doesn't suit to your holiday schedule or you wish to modify the itinerary or combines with any travel plans, then please let us know and we'll be happy to create a tailor made itinerary, designed  especially for you. Please click here for tailor made trip form.

 


 

 

 

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