Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking, also known as Annapurna Sunrise Trekking, or you can view more than 50 mountains at a glance so we can say it is a Panorama view trekking it is one of the most popular and relatively easy treks go through the beautiful ethnic villages of Annapurna Region. Invigorating through some rhododendron forests, Poon Hill Trekking in Nepal will let you feel the Himalayan Panorama while providing you the opportunities to get close to the local Culture, flora and Fauna. However, Poon Hill Trek is obviously best known for the views from Poon Hill. Trekkers scream when they reach Poon hill for sunrise, you can capture some of the best snaps of impressive Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Poon Hill offers you the outstanding panoramic view of huge Himalayas including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, III, and IV, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, and Manaslu ranges among few others. A challenging glimpse of high mountains surrounding you can mesmerize anyone who is this awesome trek.
In addition, Poon Hill Trekking will also let you witness terraced slopes, warm villages, beautiful paddy fields, and wonderful culture and lifestyle of ethnic people like Gurungs, and Magars. Ghorepani and Ghandruk are two of the largest Gurung settlements in the Annapurna Region. There's a unique please of trekking in Annapurna foothills along with the charming settlements of ethnic communities of Nepal.
Day 01: Arrival in TIA, Kathmandu Airport, Meet NCTA representative, Transfer to Hotel, check in at Hotel and briefing of the program.
Day 02: Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu: Leave for half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley includes The Hindu temple Pashupatinath, Boudhanath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Back to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03: Early morning drive (6hrs) to Pokhara, Check in, and sightseeing of Pokhara City or boating on Fewa Lake. Trekking crew member will meet you at the hotel.
Day 04: After breakfast, drive to Nayapul about 1.5 hours and Trek from Birethanti to Thikhedhunga. Stay in Thikhedhunga at Teahouse
Day 05: Trek from Thikhedhunga to Ghorepani, stay in Ghorepani, 2850 mtr, 6 - 7 hours walk.
Day 06: Ghorepani, trek up to Poonhill (3210m) in the morning to see sunrise and Panoramic view of the mountains, in a clear day in provide excellent mountain view like Annapurna south, fishtail, Dhaulagiri etc and have a breakfast, then walk to Tadapani stay in simple guest house, it provide excellent mountain view, 2750 m. about 7 hours walk.
Day 07: Trek from Tadapani to Ghandrung and then to Landruk, a typical Gurung village (Gurung is a the soldiers who worked as British Arny it provides excellent chance to walk through Jungle with close up view of the Annapurna and fishtail Mountain. 2060m.
Day 08: Trek to Dhampus village, stay in Dhampus.
Day 09: Trek down to Phedi (Trek ending point) and Drive to Pokhara, Overnight at hotel in Pokhara
Day 10: Breakfast at Hotel and Drive to Kathmandu. Stay at hotel.
Day 11: Free day in Kathmandu for shopping and evening cultural show with dinner.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Transfer to the airport for departure.