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    Poon Hill Trek 4 Days

    Poon Hill Trek

    • Destination
      Nepal
    • Durations
      4 days
    • Trip Difficulty
      Easy
    • Activities
      Adventure Trekking
    • Accommodation
      Tea House
    • Meals
      Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Vehicle
      Private Transport
    • Max. People
      10

    Highlights

    • Sunrise View from Poon Hill: The highlight of the trek is undoubtedly the breathtaking sunrise view from Poon Hill, which offers panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges.
    • Beautiful Landscapes: The trek passes through beautiful rhododendron forests, terraced fields, and charming villages, providing a glimpse into the rural life and culture of the region.
    • Traditional Gurung Villages: The trek takes you through traditional Gurung villages like Ghandruk, which are famous for their unique culture, hospitality, and traditional way of life.
    • Hot Springs: The trek includes a visit to the natural hot springs at Jhinu Danda, where you can relax and rejuvenate after a long day of hiking.
    • Mountain Views: Along the trek, you will get stunning views of various peaks, including Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Dhaulagiri.

    Poon Hill Trek 4 days

    Poon Hill Trek 4 days is an incredibly short and easy trek to be celebrated during holiday. In fact, We also call this trek Poonhill Circuit Trek. According to the majority of the people who have been there, this is the most rewarding trek in the Annapurna region which offers the enthralling views of Annapurna Massif, giant Dhadulagiri, alluring Machhapuchhre( Fishtail) Manaslu and Ganesh Himal.

    Along with the spectacular Annapurna mountain panorama, we also find the trip very blissful walking via lush woods, picturesque traditional settlements, terraced fields, and natural waterfalls. This 4 days Poonhill trek commences and ends in Pokhara. So, if you are in Pokhara and wish for 4 days hiking into the foothills of Annapurna to capture the closest and the marvelous mountain summits, you can undertake this trek.

    The serene and cool Pokhara city and its natural splendors like lakes fall and caves, cool and shady trails via lush rhododendron, friendly ethnic people and their unique way of life, marvelous landscapes and terraced fields, rhythmic waterfalls, stunning sunshine, and breathtaking mountain panorama are the major highlights of  Poonhill Circuit Trek.

     The Poonhill Trek is 4 days and commences with 1.30 hrs drive from Pokhara to Nayapool. Nayapool is the trailhead of all kinds of major trekking trails in the Annapurna region. Now, from Nayapool we ascend via pleasant traditional settlements, lush forest, and cascading natural waterfalls. We will encounter and interact with local ethnic people and try to be familiar to their culture. Spending the nights at local teahouses with cool and fresh atmospheres will be the moments of your life during this trip.

    Further, the ascent takes us uphill of Ulleri. We have to hit more than 3000 stone steps while passing Ulleri, and the trail finally takes us to Ghorepani. Till we get to Ghorepani, we walk via deep woods and melodious waterfalls.  Ghorepani is a beautiful town in the lap of the Annapurna Himalayas facing directly to the Annapurna massif and giant Dhaulagiri.

    The town Ghorepani is the base camp for the Poonhill climb.  So, climbing Poonhill early in the morning before sunrise will be astounding. We wait for the stunning sunrise and capture delightful moments of hitting the sun's rays to the snow-fed mountain. We witness the fabulous mighty Dhaulagiri, Annapurna massif, Machhapuchhre, Manaslu, Himchuli, and Ganesh Himal from Poonhill. After the Poonhill hike, we trek to Tadapani. Trekking to Tadapani also is equally mesmerizing. You still enjoy the beautiful sunrise and mountain views from Tadapani.

     After reaching Tadapani from Ghorepani, the next day's walk will lead to Ghandruk. Ghandruk, the largest Gurung village in Nepal, is another major highlight of this trek. The friendly Gurung people, their unique culture and dishes, museums, Annapurna Conservation Area Project Office, and the German Bakery are the major attractions of Ghandruk.

    After all, we drive back to Pokhara from Ghandruk to end our 4 days trek around Pokhara. Due to the famous spots in this trek like Ghorepani Poonhill, and Ghandruk, people also call this trek by another special name Ghorepani to Ghandruk Trek.

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    • Day01

      Pokhara to Ulleri

      The Poon hill Trek  4 Days start with a short drive of 1.30 hrs to Nayapool from Pokhara. This is a very scenic drive via the hillside near Pokhara city. The hike begins from Nayapool. We get our TIMS and Permit checked here. Annapurna Conservation Area begins from Nayapool.

      We hike, enjoying the country setting and landscapes. The nest destination after Nayapool is Tikhedhunga. We have lunch here and cross the suspension bridge before the ascent to Ulleri. Ulleri uphill has more than 3000 stone steps which offer us spectacular landscapes and traditional settlements. Overnight at the guesthouse at Ulleri.

    • Day02

      Ulleri to Ghorepani

      Passing via Ulleri leads us to Banthanti. From Banthanti, we follow the trail into deep forest experiencing rhythmic waterfalls till we get Ghorepani. Ghorepani is a beautiful town directly facing towards Annapurna Himalayas including mighty Dhaulagiri. We are mesmerized to witness Annapurna massif and alluring Machhapchhre ( Fishtail) from Ghorepani. Overnight at guesthouse at Ghorepani.

    • Day03

      Ghorepani to Tadapani (includes Poon hill hike)

      On this day, rise before the sunrise and hike up to Poonhill. Wait for the sunrise. After few minutes, we capture stunning sunrise hitting the Annapurna mountain panorama. We witness and imprison the blissful moments into our cameras and walk down to Ghorepani. Then we take breakfast and trek to Tadapani. The bigger stones steps all the way down along the river through the lush forest finally takes us to beautiful village Tadapani. Overnight at guesthouse at Tadapani.

    • Day04

      Tadapani to Ghandruk and drive to Pokhara

      We can still celebrate spectacular sunrise and mountain views from Tadapani early in the morning. We after breakfast, trek down to Ghandruk. Trekking from Tadapani to Ghandruk is all the way down. We walk for 2 -3 hours and get to Ghandruk. Ghandruk is a picturesque traditional Gurung village. We visit Gurung museums Annapurna Conservation Area Project Office, enjoy German Bakery, and try to get in touch with the unique Gurung people’s culture and lifestyle.

      Finally, we drive to Pokhara from Ghandruk, and the 4 days trek around Pokhara ends at Pokhara where it started before. Then, overnight at a hotel in Pokhara with the beautiful moments of Ghorepani Poonhill and Ghandruk.

    Cost Details

    What's Included in Poon Hill Trek

    • Pokhara to Nayapul and Kimche to Pokhara both way transports.
    • Three meals per day during trekking.
    • A professional trekking guide with his all expenses.
    • All permit (Annapurna Conservation Area Project) and TIMS Card.
    • Tea House accommodation during trek.
    • Fresh fruits during trek.
    • Poonhill trek map.
    • Eco Holidays T-shirt and Cap.

    What's Excluded in Poon Hill Trek

    • Hotel in  Pokhara.
    • Your personal expenses.
    • All kinds of soft and hard drinks.
    • Potter if need ($85).
    • Tips for guide.

    Departure Dates & Price

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    • Start Date26th May 2024
      End Date29th May 2024
      USD 325Per person
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      End Date7th Jun 2024
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      End Date14th Jun 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date16th Jun 2024
      End Date19th Jun 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date21st Jun 2024
      End Date24th Jun 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date26th Jun 2024
      End Date29th Jun 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date29th Jun 2024
      End Date2nd Jul 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date5th Jul 2024
      End Date8th Jul 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date10th Jul 2024
      End Date13th Jul 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date15th Jul 2024
      End Date18th Jul 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date21st Jul 2024
      End Date24th Jul 2024
      USD 325Per person
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    • Start Date26th Jul 2024
      End Date29th Jul 2024
      USD 325Per person
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