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Ghorepani, PoonHill Trek.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu. Stay overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.

Stop At: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kathmandu 44600 Nepal
Kathmandu Durbar Square is one of the major attractions in Kathmandu Valley. The word “Durbar Square” is translated in English as Palace Complex. The Durbar Square, with its old temples and palaces, epitomizes the religious and cultural life of the people.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel.

Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (914m.) by tourist bus. It takes around 7 hours.

Stop At: Pokhara Museum, Pokhara Nepal
You depart for six hours drive to Pokhara (914m,), 200 kilometers west of Kathmandu. As you climb out of the Kathmandu valley, only to quickly descend again to the Trisuli River, you follow upstream to its junction with the Marsyangdi River. You follow the Marsyandi gently up through heavily terraced fields and small hill towns to the Seti River that takes you directly into Pokhara. Having pleasant weather, Pokhara is tourist's paradise with full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with mountains. You can observe views to the north across the hills and Phewa Tal (lake) to the white peaks of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. This drive will take most of the morning, leaving much of the afternoon to fall in love with its beauty.
Duration: 7 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel.

Day 3: Drive from Pokhara(915m) to Nayapul(1050m) for 1/2 hour and trek Birethanti to Tikhedhunga(1570m) It takes around 5 hour

Stop At: NayaPul Bridge, Nayapul Bus Stop, Baglung Rajmarg, कुश्मा 33400, Nepal
Now you begin your trek from Nayapul (1070m.) to Tikhedhunga (1570 m.) via Birethanti (1065m.) which takes about four and half hours. After breakfast at hotel you could drive by car or van for one and half hours to Nayapul. Then you start your trekking. The first part of your trek is easy passing through numerous small villages and settlements. Afterwards you could ascend gently to the final destination of the day. The majority people here are Gurung and their religion is Buddhist. They are engaged in agricultural activities, tourism business and some in Gorkha and Indian regiments.
Duration: 7 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Tea House.

Day 4: Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2880m). It takes around 6 hours.

Stop At: Ghorepani Community hospital, Poon Hill Marga, Ghode Pani 33200, Nepal
and it takes about six hours. To begin your trek, you could ascend steeply for the early 2 hours and then ascend gently passing through Ulleri (2070m.) and Banthanti, Magar villages. On the way, you could see good view of Machhapuchhre or Fish Tail (6997m.), Huinchuli (6441m.), and Annapurna (7219m.) south. Now your trail is quite easier passing through forest and descends gently up to the final camp. You could see some of the wild life such as monkey and various species of birds.


Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Tea House.

Day 5: Trek from Ghorepani to Poon Hill (3210 m.) via Tadapani (2675m.) to Ghandruk (1950m.). It takes around 7 hours.

Stop At: Old Gurung Museum, 5 Kaski, Ghandruk Nepal
Early morning trip to Poon Hill (3232m.) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m.), Tukuche Peak (6920m.), Nilgiri (6940m.), Varaha Shikhar (7847m.), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m.), Annapurna South (7219m.), Annapurna III (7855m.), Machhapuchhre (6993m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7937m.), Lamjung Himal (6931m.) and other numerous snowcapped mountain peaks. After breakfast trek Ghorepani to Tadapani (2650 m.) through the deep forests of rhododendrons, bamboos and oaks. En route, you frequently see waterfalls, rocks, wild animals, local birds and green scenarios. Tadapani is a small village surrounded by beautiful forests which grants you a magnificent view of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Fishtail, and Annapurna II and so on. It is very easy trek by descending gently all the way through rhododendron, oak and other kinds of dense forests. You could hear different kinds of birds chirping on the way. This is one of the popular destinations for the birds' lovers. Ghandruk is a big Gurung village. There is a handicraft centre and Gurung museum. From this village you could see good views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna (7455m.), Annapurna III (7755m.) and Fishtail
Duration: 7 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Tea House.

Day 6: Trek from Ghandruk(1950m) to Nayapul(1070m).It takes around 5 hours and drive from Nayapul to Pokhara. It takes 1/2 hour

Stop At: Old Gurung Museum, 5 Kaski, Ghandruk Nepal
This day you trek descend through Kimshe to Shaulo Bazaar. From here your trail goes quite flat until you retrace back to Birethanti. You need to walk almost half an hour to get to Nayapul. Drive from Nayapul to Pokhara by taxi.


Duration: 7 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel.

Day 7: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus. It takes around 7 hours.

Stop At: Boudhanath Stupa, Boudh Boudha, Kathmandu 44600 Nepal
This Stupa, 8 kilometres east of Kathmandu City, is one of the biggest in the world for its kind. It stands with four pairs of eyes in the four cardinal direction keeping watch for righteous behavior and human prosperity. This Buddhist Stupa was built by King Man Deva at the advice of the Goddess Mani Jogini. It is built on an octagonal base inset with prayer wheels. The shrine is ringed by houses of Lamas or Buddhist priest.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: 3 Star Hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Domestic airport , International airport , Bus station

Airports

  • Tribhuvan International Airport, Ring Rd, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal
Duration
7 days
Inclusions
  • Accommodation included: 7 nights
  • A guide.
  • Entry permits for Annapurna Conservation Area.
  • Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) card.
  • Necessary transport by tourist bus.
  • Pokhara to Nayapul to Pokhara by Taxi .
  • All meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) only for our guides during the trek.
  • Accommodation in tea houses (lodges) only for our guides and porters during the trek.
  • Necessary equipment such as sleeping bag, down jacket etc. for our staff.
  • Insurance and equipment for the Nepali staffs.
  • Airport picks up and drop services.
  • Entry/Admission - Pokhara Museum
  • Entry/Admission - NayaPul Bridge
  • Entry/Admission - Ghorepani Community hospital
  • Entry/Admission - Old Gurung Museum
Exclusions
  • Emergency Mountain Medical Rescue Insurance.
  • It is provided by your insurance company. Please buy it in your country. You cannot buy it in Nepal.
  • 2 Night hotel accommodation at Pokhara with BB basis.
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • Personal nature expenses such as drinks, beverages, hot shower etc.
  • Tips.
  • Lunch & dinner cost in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
  • Meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner) for you during trek.
  • Accommodation sleeping in typical Nepali lodge (teahouse) for you during trek.
  • Entry/Admission - Kathmandu Durbar Square
  • Entry/Admission - Boudhanath Stupa
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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