5 Days Ghorepani Poonhill Trek | Price, Itinerary

Highlights

  • Pokhara, the major tourist hub of Nepal offers the stunning views of the different mountain ranges and lakes.
  • Rhododendron and alpine forest offers best experience of trekking on the Annapurna Region
  • Stunning visuals of different iconic mountain peaks like Annapurna, Macchapuchhre, and Dhaulagiri
  • Exploring the traditional village and getting to learn more about the traditional values and way of living
  • Hiking to the Poonhill for beautiful views of the early morning sunrise with the stunning views of the surrounding mountain ranges

Overview

The Ghorepani Poonhill Trek in Nepal is a short 5-day adventure in the Annapurna region, known for its breathtaking scenery and cultural diversity. Blue Lake Adventure offers an affordable package for this trek, starting with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara, where you'll stay by a serene lakeside hotel. The trek begins with a drive to Nayapul and a hike to Ulleri, offering panoramic views of Pokhara and the mountains. The journey continues to Ghorepani, a popular stop for trekkers. The highlight of the trek is an early morning hike to Poonhill, known for its stunning sunrise and mountain views. This trek is favored by both Nepali and foreign trekkers for its relative ease and short duration.

Blue Lake Adventure offers a short and easy itinerary fit for every age group with a basic fitness level. We also offer a customizable itinerary for the Ghorepani Poonhill trek.

  • Day 1 - 7-8 hours of Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (Tourist Bus)

    The day will start early in the morning as you will take a drive from Kathmandu. The road trip offers stunning views of the roadside houses, countryside, lush hills, and mountain ranges. On reaching Pokhara, you will stay at the Lakeside Hotel.

  • Day 2 - Drive to Nayapul from Pokhara and Trek to Ulleri (6-7 hours)

    You will take a drive to Nayapul with our guide. The drive will be in a private car and take roughly 1.5 hours to reach Nayapul. From Nayapul, you will trek to Ulleri, which is about 6-7 hours of trekking at a normal pace. During the trek, you will be offered lunch. You will get views of the picturesque villages, lush forests, and stunning mountain ranges. The trail follows the bank of the Modi Khola, which eventually takes you to the Ulleri village. You will spend overnight at one of the lodge of Ulleri.

  • Day 3 - Ulleri to Ghorepani Trek (4-5 hours)

    The day will begin with breakfast at the lodge where we stayed. Today, we will continue our trek to Ghorepani, which is located at an elevation of 2,874m. This 4-5-hour trek takes you through colorful rhododendron forests, alpine meadows, and beautiful water streams. As you keep trekking, you will be treated with the beautiful views of the Annapurna Massif, Dhaulagiri, Mt. Macchhapuchhre, Annapurna South, etc.

    We will then reach Ghorepani and stay at one of the lodges available. Dinner is provided by Blue Lake Adventure.

  • Day 4 - Early morning hike to Poonhill and Return Back to Pokhara

    Today, you will have an early morning hike to Poonhill. It is an hour of walking through the alpine meadows and rhododendron forest. The early morning sunrise view from Poonhill is one of the best experiences of the Ghorepani Ponhill Trek. After spending about an hour on the hilltop, we will return to the lodge. After having breakfast, we will trace back to where we started. The route will be different and can take longer than 8 hours. On reaching Nayapul, the car will take you to your hotel rooms. You will have your stay at the Lakeside Hotel in Pokhara.

  • Day 5 - Drive back to Kathmandu and Farewell Dinner

    Today we will return to Kathmandu, where we first began our journey. It takes about 7-8 hours and offers views of several countryside villages, lush forest and water streams along the road.

    On reaching Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel room, where you can rest and get fresh.

    In the evening, you will have a farewell dinner at the traditional Nepali restaurant with the Blue Lake Adventure team.

    [Note: We offer free airport drop-off if you have flights the next day.]

  • Round-trip from Kathmandu to Pokhara on Tourist Bus (A/C available)
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the trekking time
  • Necessary permits, including the TIMS and ACAP
  • Lodge stay during the trek (Best available)
  • Private car transportation form Pokhara to Nayapul (round-trip)
  • A porter for every two trekkers (12 kg of weight limit for one trekker)
  • Free airport pickup and drop
  • All Nepal Government taxed and office exepenses
  • Farewell dinner at traditional Nepali restaurant
  • Fresh seasonal fruits during the trek
  • International flight tickets
  • On-arrival visa (You can get it at Tribhuvan Airport)
  • Extra luggage (12 kg weight per trekker)
  • Lunch and dinner in Pokhara and Kathmandu
  • All accommodation and dinner before and after the journey
  • Personal gears, trekking equipment and packing lists
  • Tips for guide, porter, driver (tips are expected)
  • Travel insurance
  • Additional meals and beverages

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Dates & Availability

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  • Saturday
    April 27 2024
    Wednesday
    May 1 2024
    Total $450 $425
  • Friday
    September 20 2024
    Tuesday
    September 24 2024
    Total $450 $425
  • Thursday
    October 17 2024
    Monday
    October 21 2024
    Total $450 $425
  • Wednesday
    November 13 2024
    Sunday
    November 17 2024
    Total $450 $425
  • Thursday
    November 28 2024
    Monday
    December 2 2024
    Total $450 $425
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