Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek – {10 Nights – 11 Days}

This trek known also as the small Annapurna Circuit is a very popular one in Nepal. The highest point of this trek (3200 mtrs) and for many the highlight is an early morning pilgrimage to Poon Hill for a spectacular sunrise over the Himalayas where the mountains stretch Ghandruk, village woman.as far as the eye can see North towards Tibet West towards the Dhaulagiri Himal and East with superb views of the Annapurna Himal. Not a difficult trek but it helps if you have a reasonable degree of fitness. This trek is considered to be the best introduction to trekking with some spectacular views.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 02: Drive or fly Kathmandu / Pokhara (820m), drive (6 hours). Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Drive to Nayapul and start trek to Ulleri (1960 m.) Overnight at lodge.

Day 04: Trek Ulleri / Ghorepani (2750 m.) Overnight at lodge.

Day 05: Morning, excursion to Poon hill (3193 m.) and trek to Tadapani (2590 m.) Overnight at lodge.

Day 06: Tadapani / Ghandrung (1940 m.) Overnight at lodge.

Day 07: Trek Ghandruk / Pothana (1900 m) Overnight at lodge.

Day 08: Trek, Pothana / Phedi (approx. 2 hrs walk) and drive to Pokhara Overnight stay at hotel in Pokhara

Day 09: Drive or fly Pokhara / Kathmandu /Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 10: Free day in Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 11: Transfer to airport upon flight schedule.