• poon hill trek 4 days

poon hill trek 4 days

Overview

Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Easy
  •    Destination: Pokhara
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Tea house in trekking
  •    Meals: all meal during the trek
  •    Maximum altitude: 3210m
  •    Group size: 1-20pax
  •    Best Season: Autumn and spring

Trip Higlights

Short trekking

panoramic view of 14 Mountain from poonhill 

2 mountain more than 8000m

Attached bathroom inside the room even in mountain teahouses.

 

Trip Information


4 days Poonhill trekking one of the pleasant sunrise place located north of lake city Pokhara. In spring the Rhododendrons flowers increase the pleasantness to the Poonhill. Passes through the culturally rich villages and terraced rice fields in Birethanti, Mathathanti, Sudame Hile, Ulleri, are the settlements of Thakali and Poon cast. This 4 days Ghorepani trek not only explore the culture of local cast people but also enchanting beauty of panoramic 180degree views of the snow-capped mountain like Annapurna 1(8091m) Himchuli, Fishtail, Dhaulagiri(8091m) Nilgiri, Tukuche and Dhampus peak. Blooming Rhododendrons- the national flower of Nepal makes you a spiritual feeling of Annapurna Himalayan ranges with dreaming comes true in heaven. Autumn(September-November) And spring(March to May) is the best time to trekking around Poonhill. 

4 days Ghorepani trek is a best short and relatively very easy trek into the Annapurna region. Poonhill trekking is appropriate for those trekkers who do not have much time to spend with a desire to explore and observe the beauty of snow-capped Himalayas. Mission Himalaya Treks and Expeditions Pvt.Ltd organizes this trek in 2 days or 3 days from Pokhara. But if you like to trekking more days in Pokhara you can choose other different packages like Poonhill trek 7 days or Mardi Himal Trekking with us. 

 

 

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul(1070m/3510ft) and trek from Nayapul to Tikhedhunga(1570m/5151ft){1 hour 30 minutes drive and 3 to 4 hours trekking}.
Today our first day of trekking so we will make our way towards Ghorepani. In the beginning, we will have our Breakfast at Pokhara and start to drive through Nayapul to start the trek. It takes around one and half hour by private vehicle and 45 kilometers in distance. On the way, we can see beautiful hIllsides and Annapurna Himalayan range with Giant Fishtail mountain. After ZNayapul we prepare your Luggage and divide to porter then we will start trek.many of the way is slightly flat and uphill. In the beginning, we will reach to Birethanti(1050m) where is the entrance checking place. we will show our two permits like Annapurna Conservation Area Project(ACAP) and second is Trekkers Information Management System permits(TIMS).then the trekking moving through Rustic villages like Matathanti, Sudame, Hile and Ramghai. The trail follows the beautiful Bhurungdi Riverside. In comparison other days trek today is easy. At the night the guide briefing you about some valuable knowledge about trekking and other upcoming trails. Overnight stay at Tikhedhunga.


Accommodation: Lodge or teahouses  / Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and  Dinner/Transportation: Private vehicle/ Activities: Trekking.


Day 2: Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani(2850m/9350ft){6 to 7 hours trekking}
We will have breakfast in Tikhedhunga prior to the trekking. In the beginning, the trek starts after crossing the Bhrungdi Khola Suspension Bridge. Then the trek goes 3500 stony steps of uphill till Ulleri Village. It takes one and half hour till Ulleri(2080m/6824ft). The tough trail till Ulleri offers the trekkers beautiful Majestic Himalayan View of Annapurna South(7219m) and Himchuli(6441m)This village is thickly populated of Pun Cast people. After we will go uphill to Banthanti. In comparison this village small than Ulleri which offers the view of Giant MT. Fishtail(6993m). Then we will start to walk through the forest and on the way some Waterfall till Nangethanti(2450m/8038ft). It takes 3 hours to there. After lunch at Nangethanti, we will continue following the forest way till Ghorepani which offers lots of Rhododendron flower(National Flower Of Nepal). Mid-March to late April the flower makes this trekking best trekking in Nepal. After Ghorepani offers you the amazing sights of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountains. 


Accommodation: Lodge or teahouses / Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and  Dinner/Activities: Trekking


Day 03: Morning sunrise hike to Poonhill(3210m/10532ft) and trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani(2540m/8332ft){7-8 hours trekking Including Poonhill}
Today morning we trek before breakfast for Sunrise to our trek main destination Poonhill. Poonhill is the best viewpoint for sunrise which offers the internal and external tourist breathing sights and numerous mountains of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. After sunrise, we can see snow-capped mountains which gives you the amazing experience of your life journey. From the tower of Poonhill, we can see Dhaulagiri(1to5), Tukuche Peak, Dhampus Peak, Nilgiri, Annapurna South, Annapurna 1, Himchuli, And the holy mountain Fishtail from left to right direction in the 180-degree view. After enjoying the sunrise and beautiful Himalayan vistas we will back to our hotel and take breakfast. After breakfast, we will be trekking to our next destination Called Tadpani to follow the Rhododendron forest, Waterfalls, Murlung stream, and small Hydropower on the way. Overnight at Tadapani.

 


Accommodation: Lodge or teahouse / Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and  Dinner/Activities: Trekking.


Day 04: Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk(1940m/6365ft){3 hours trekking} and Drive to Pokhara(823m/2700ft){ 3 hours driving} 
In the morning we will take the breakfast in front of the closest view of Annapurna South, Himchuli, Annapurna 3 and Fishtail Mountain. Then we will head to explore the nest village Ghandruk. In the beginning, the trails follow the Beautiful green forest till Bhaisikharka. While walking this path we can see some wild animals if we are lucky. Then from Bhaisikharka the slippery way till Stikhu but the Astonishing view of Himalaya makes you easy trek today. Then you reach the semi-modern Gurung village Ghandruk. After lunch, we will go to explore this area to learn the Local tradition and culture of Gurung with Gurung Museum. The people from this village are very brave in fighting and never afraid to die. so they are selected British Gurkha Army or Soldier in Pokhara. After complete the Lunch, we can enjoy the view of giant Annapurna South Himchuli and fishtail Mountain with Annapurna 3. In comparison other day today trekking is downhill and flat. On the way, we can see lots of villages like Kimche, Syaulibazaar, Birethanti( in driving) with lots of waterfalls and some roadway trekking. Many Farmland on the way so you can explore rice Millet and Wheat farming and vegetation with rivers and streams. After check out our permit to Birethanti rest of way to Nayapul is the same as we trek 1st day of trekking now we drive. overnight at Pokhara.


Accommodation: 3-star Category Hotel/ Meals: Breakfast and  Lunch/Activities: Trekking/ Transportation: Private vehicle


 

Cost Details

What is included?

  • Pokhara-Ulleri(trek start point)  and Hile {Trek end point} to Pokhara drive on private vehicle.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Project( ACAP permit)  and Trekkers Information management permits (TIMS permit )
  • 3 Main course meals { Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner} and 3 hot drinks per day during trekking.
  • Accommodations in Tea houses/lodge during the trekking.
  • English speaking guide 15+ years experienced (with their salary, accommodation, meals, transportation, and insurance). 
  • assistant guide if the group more than 6 people (with their salary, accommodation, meal, transportation, and insurance).
  • Strong Porters for the trek - 1 porter will carry 2 guests baggage. (with their salary, food, accommodation, Insurance, and transportation).
  • First aid kit with guide
  • Government taxes, paper works, and company service charges for the trek.
  • Certificate of achievement with the signature of the company director and your trekking guide.

What is not included?

  • Nepal visa fees ($25 for 15 days, $40 for 30 days and $ 100 for 90 days ) and International Airfare.
  • Travel, emergency rescue  and insurance cost.
  • Sightseeing entrance fees, Food accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara 
  • Food other than mentioned above, telephone bills, laundry charges, and shower fees during trekking.
  • WiFi or internet cost and battery charging bill during the trek.
  • Extra porter and activities rather than an itinerary.
  • Lunch & dinner costs during Kathmandu and Pokhara stay.
  • other costs caused by a natural disaster, flight delays, early arrival from the trek, etc.
  • Tips or gifts for the guides and porters.
  • any kind of transportation in the city.
  • Other costs not mentioned in the cost includes section.

Customer Reviews


comfortable and easy manage by mission Himalaya.

Fernandez Nuria | chile

Rating: 5

The trek was amazing, Birendra helped us in many many ways, made our tour very easy and comfortable. he arranges guides transportation permits and all the essential things for trekking poonhill. really appreciated with the effort from mission Himalaya we have a great holiday in Nepal. 10 stars!! highly recommended.
 


very lucky to travel with local company

Maru Gongalez | spain

Rating: 5

Our trekking guide was also the most amazing, perfect English spoken and made our trip a beautiful story to bring back to our friends and family back in Spain, thank you, Raju, you are great !!! If you’re looking for a travel company to travel Nepal Mission Himalaya Treks would not disappoint you. 

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