Ghorepani Poonhill Trek
Along with enchanting views of the Annapurna Himalayas, Ghorepani Poonhill Trek takes you in the revered trails of the Annapurna Conservation Area. From the typical Gurung villages to the amusement of natural flora and fauna, this trek never ceases to amaze the travelers. The vantage point of Poonhill is yet another attraction as the Himalayas like Annapurna I (8091m), Machhapuchhre (6997m), and Hiunchuli (6441m) grant awe-striking views. One of the most visited trekking destinations, this Poonhill trekking Nepal is perfect for a couple, family, and beginner adventurers.
Ghorepani Poonhill Trek Highlights
- Stunning views of the Annapurna and Nilgiri ranges
- Breathtaking sunrise and sunset view from Ghorepani Poon Hill
- Experience the abundance of bio-diversity within the Annapurna Conservation Area
- Witness the hospitality and culture of the Gurung communities
Ghorepani Poonhill Trek Overview
A company representative will take you to the hotel after you arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. On the second day, you will take a long drive to Pokhara via the Prithvi Highway. The drive will take you along green hills and riverside roads. From Pokhara, you will again take a short drive to Nayapul via Lumle from where our real trekking begins. Along with Modi Khola, you will trek through the forested area of rhododendron crossing few suspension bridges.
The trail passes through Ulleri and proceeds towards Ghorepani. Ghorepani is a beautiful settlement, which is a gateway to the highlight of the trek – Poon Hill. From Ghorepani, you will now start your hike to Poon Hill through stony paths. Once at Poon Hill (3193m), the panoramic views of Bahrashikhar (7647m), Nilgiri (7061m), Hiunchuli (6434m), Annapurna Range, and other snow-capped mountains. With a content heart, you will now descend back to Tadapani and then to Ghandruk.
Ghandruk is a charming Gurung settlement which is famous for the home-stays it offers. The Himalayas also are in touching distance allowing for rapturous moments in the village. Crossing several settlements such as Birethanti and Nayapul, you will now drive back to Pokhara. September to December and March to June are the best time to visit poon hill. The poon hill trek difficulty is comparatively easy than most of the treks in Nepal.
Ghorepani Poonhill Trek by Nepal Treks is an excellent trip that integrates great transport and accommodation services along with a great team of professional staff and guides. During the trip, we put our prime focus on safety, comfort, and satisfaction of our valued clients. We assure you of a trekking experience of a lifetime. In Nepal, Poon hill trek cost is of reasonable price and we guarantee we could of great use for you.