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Annapurna Sunrise Trek

Annapurna Sunrise Trek with Hot Spring

Annapurna Sunrise trek is takes to you at Poon hill (3210m) for stunning sunrise views over chain of Himalayan peaks includes world three highest 8,000 meters (world 7th Mt. Dhaulagiri -8th highest Mt. Manaslu and 10th highest Mt. Annapurna) with majestic Machhapuchare Himal “Fish Tail”. Annapurna sunrise trek known as Poon Hill trek is a relatively easy walk through the beautiful mixed ethnic villages and jungle with orchids, massive Himalayan bamboo and dense rhododendron forests. This trek is possible to make short or long as per client’s wish. The trek trail is start from Nayapul (new bring), it is just one hour driving from Pokhara city but first day of our trek available a motor road between Nayapul to Tikhedhunga so if you don’t wish to walk in road it is possible to use transport. Most of trekkers decided to make Annapurna sunrise trek including Ghorepani and Ghandruk circuit/circle, the trek end at Nayapul or end at Dhampus Phedi.

Our below given trek itinerary is included popular places like Ghorepani, Poon Hill, Ghandruk and Jhinu Danda, the best attraction of Jhinu Danda is natural hot spring where people are going to taking a bath in natural hot spring. The Poonhill and hot spring trek trail passes through beautiful Gurung village’s outstanding landscape, natural hot springs and the variety of flora and fauna. You can study the Gurung culture, tradition, and their living style.


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 (1940m)
Day 08: Trek to Jhinu Danda (1780m)
Day 09: Trek to Nayapul then drive to Pokhara (850m)
Day 10: Drive tourist bus to Kathmandu
Day 11: 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: 11 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 Naya Pool then trek to Ulleri (1960m) one hour drive and 5 hours walking
Depending on group size either car or jeep or coaster will be arranged for short drive to Naya Pool which is around 55 km from Pokhara, start point of Poon Hill Trek. After necessary permit arrange we will trek all the way up to Hile from where we will hike up further ahead which will take us to Ulleri. Ulleri is small area mostly occupied by tea houses and lodges, it does not make any difference on choosing a room cause no more mountain view from Ulleri.

Day 05: Ulleri trek to Ghorepani (2855m) 5 hours walking
Steep uphill from Ulleri might be very difficult although trails are all paved with ladder before reaching gentle flat trail. Trails seem bit busy as you are walking on one of the most busiest and popular trekking trail in Nepal. Poon Hill Trek can be trek throughout entire year regardless of weather like no such big effect of winter although Poon Hill will be covered by snow. Once we reach Ghorepani we will hike up a little to reach Upper Ghorepani, which is more scenic in compare to Lower Ghorepani.

Day 06: Visit Poon Hill (3210) then trek Tadapani (2610m) 6 hours walking
An early climb to the summit of Poon Hill (3200 m) to watch the sun rise across a magnificent Himalayan panorama. After breakfast we follow a long ridge through rhododendron forests to Deurali. We then walk through impressive river gorges with the chance to see Langur monkeys in the trees. Our destination is Tadapani.

Day 07: Tadapani trek Ghandruk (1940m) 3 hours walk
We walk along a shaded forest trail, followed by terraced fields of maize and potatoes to Ghandruk. From here we have fantastic views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhare. It is a major settlement of the Gurung, an ethnic group of Nepal. It is a very famous Gurung village with terraces and offers excellent mountain views. After arriving, it is possible to take a short walk to explore the village, visiting a cultural museum and monastery

Day 08: Ghandruk trek to Jhinu Danda  (1780m) 4 hours walking
Today we trek to Jhinu via Komrong Danda. There is a natural hot spring near Jhinu. You can have a healing bath in natural hot water. It is believed that taking bath in the water heals diseases such as body pain and orthopedics related diseases. The hot is located at the bank of Modi River, 15-20 minutes downhill.

Day 09:  Jhinu Danda trek to Nayapul then drive to Pokhara (850m)  6hrs walking 1 hrs drive
On our way to Nayapul from Jhinu Danda we get the chance to enjoy the amazing hill landscape of western Nepal. After having lunch on the way, our trek will end at Nayapul then drive back to Pokhara.

Day 10: 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 11: 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.


  • 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 and 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


  • Lunch and Dinner during the stay in Kathmandu
  • International or domestic air tickets and airport taxes
  • Nepal entry visa fee US$ 30 (duration 15 days ) and US$ 50 (duration 30 days )
  • Personal trekking equipments 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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