Best Seller

Poon Hill Trek Itinerary

Book This Trip  

Poon Hill Trek Itinerary is one of the shortest day itineraries in the Annapurna region of Nepal. The days include almost all the normal features of the Annapurna zone.

Though, the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek itinerary is of ten days, the trekking days is only of 5 days. Besides, we can add it also with other trekking destinations of Annapurna region in order to make it a bit longer if our valued guests require. As a resiult, the mountain views can be seen very closely.

  • Day 01 : Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel

    Upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be greeted by the representative from Rising Adventure at the arrival gate and transferred to hotel.

    • Not Included
    • Hotel
    • Kathmandu
    • 1350m/ 4429ft
  • Day 02 : Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation. Overnight in Kathmandu

    This is your day for sightseeing. So, you are picked up by your tour guide from your hotel. Basically, Kathmandu Sightseeing involves the four UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu. They are Kathmandu Darbar Square, Swayabhunath Stupa, Boudhnath Stupa and the Pashupatinath Temple. However, we also organize other sightseeing tours nearby Kathmandu in accordance with your desires like Patan and Bhaktapur Darbar Squares those too are enlisted in UNESCO.

    In the evening, Rising Adventure will discuss about your trip and introduce our trekking guide as well as other members.

    • Breakfast
    • Hotel
    • Kathmandu
    • 1350m/ 4429ft
  • Day 03 : Drive to Pokhara (210 km/ 7 hrs)

    The Tourist bus to Pokhara leaves at 7 am from Kathmandu. So, your trekking guide will pick up you at 6:30 am from the hotel. You will reach to Pokhara within around 6 hour travelling passing through the magnificent beauty of hills, rivers and mountains. A beautiful valley set on the banks of the Phewa Lake, Pokhara is also popular for its panoramic views of Annapurna, Machapuchare (shape of fish tail) in the north, and Dhaulagiri in the west, Lamjung Himal and Manaslu in the east.

    • Breakfast
    • Hotel
    • Pokhara
    • 800m/ 2625ft
  • Day 04 : Drive to Nayapul (42 km/ 1.30 min) and Trek to Ulleri Village (5-6 hrs walk)

    Your trek will embark on from the place called Naypul just 1 hour drive on a private vehicle from Pokhara. It takes almost 15 minutes to reach to Birethati(1,015m) which is a large village with shops and teahouses. You will continue your trek up until you won’t reach to Tikhedunga(1,570m) walking along the Bhurungdi River. Then you will ascend to Ulleri about (1960m/ 6430ft) above the sea level, covered with a large number ethnic group especially Magar.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Ulleri Village
    • 1960m/ 6430ft
  • Day 05 : Trek to Ghorepani (5-6 hrs walk)

    Your trek will move up towards Bhanthati(2,250m) and then Nangethanti(2,460m) via the majestic forest of oak and the national flower of Nepal called Rhododendron. Finally, you will reach to Ghorepani.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Ghorepani
    • 2860m/ 9383ft
  • Day 06 : Hike to Poon Hill (3210m/ 10531ft) and Trek to Tadapani (6-7 hrs walk)

    Today, you will go for a hiking of an hour to Poon Hill at 3,210m, a vantage point for looking the scenic of sunrise over the ranges of high Himalayas. So, you will hike a very early in the morning, spend almost 1 hour and come back to Ghorepani for having a hot breakfast. Then you will ascend to Deurali(2,960m) along the ridges and through the beautiful forests of pine and rhedodendron. After that we descend to Banthanti, then turning off to Tadapani.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Tadapani
    • 2700m/ 8858ft
  • Day 07 : Trek to Ghandruk (4 hrs walk)

    It takes almost 3 hours to reach to Ghandruk, which is full of ethnic Gurung people. So, you will descend to Ghandruk through the forest of rhododendron as well as of alpine flower. From Ghandruk, you can see the beautiful views of Annapurna South, Fishtail, Machchhapuchchhre and so on. In the evening, you will observe as well as enjoy the traditional dance of local people.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Ghandruk
    • 1940m/ 6365ft
  • Day 08 : Trek to Nayapul ( 4-5 hrs walk) and drive to Pokhara (42km/ 1:30 min)

    Today is the last day of your trekking. So, you will continue your trek until to Nayapul and reach to Pokhara after an hour drive.

    • Breakfast and Lunch
    • Hotel
    • Pokhara
    • 800m/ 2625ft
  • Day 09 : Drive to Kathmandu (1210KM/ 7 hrs drive)

    The leaving time of Tourist Bus in Pokhara is also at 7:30 am. So, your trekking guide will pick up you to Tourist Bus Park at 7:00 am as same as before. Then you will come back to Kathmandu following the same route and time.

    • Breakfast and Farewell Dinner
    • hotel
    • Kathmandu
    • 1350m/ 4429ft
  • Day 10 : Departure from Kathmandu OR Enroll in other activities

    Today your trip in Nepal comes to an end and the representative from Rising Adventure will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight.

    • Breakfast