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Poonhill Circuit Trek - 11 Days

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Poonhill Circuit Trek

Poonhill Circuit Trek

This panoramic adventure with The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Ghorepani-Pun hill trekking passes through a varied range of climate, vegetation, and cultures, walking from green vegetation of rain and temperate forests to the terraced rice fields and to the alpine region offering an idle introduction of Nepal’s cultural and natural beauty.

The treks Start from Pokhara

The trip with The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Ghorepani-Pun Hill leads to a short circuit in the southern part of Annapurna Himal range, the treks start from Pokhara. A magnificent scenic town-city with awesome of views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu including the towering Mt.Macchhapuchere (the Fish Tail) the unclimbed peak. Pokhara with its beautiful lake Phewa and Begnas with the reflection of the snow-capped mountains and hills. This trek combines wonderful mountain scenery and with ancient traditions cultural variations of rural farms and villages. The trail leads towards the dense forest of rhododendrons and magnolia. Passing through rainforest and gorge between the massive green hill.

Worlds Three Highest Mountain Range

Once into the top of Ghorepani and at Poon Hill surrounded by worlds three highest mountain range Mt. Annapurna (26,545ft-8,091m) Mt.Dhaulagiri massif mountain range and as far towards east to Mt. Manaslu, other major peaks includes Annapurna South (23,693ft-7,219m), Gangapurna (24,457ft.-7,455m) and Annapurna, return walk descend through the lush terraced Modi Khola  valley. And completing this wonderful trip at Pokhara. A popular destination with its famed Phewa Lake, dominated by the towering mountain range of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu range including the majestic peak Machapuchere (Fish-Tail). An idle panoramic trip for all types of travelers with The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Ghorepani-Poon hill trekking.

Day 01: Arrival pick up from airport transfer to hotel

Day 02: Half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu

Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (820m) 6-7 hrs

Day 04: Drive to Nayapool(1070m.) trek to Tikhedhunga (1520) 4-5 hrs.

Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (2860m) 5-6 hrs.

Day 06: Hike to Poon Hill (3210m.) to Tadapani (2630m)  5-6 hrs.

Day 07: Trek to Ghandruk (1940m) 2-3 hrs.

Day 08: Trek to Nayapool and drive to Pokhara  5-6 hrs.

Day 09: leisure day in pokhara

Day 10: Drive to Kathmandu 6-7 hrs

Day  11: Airport drop for your further destination.

If you want to extend your trip, please feel free to choose from our DAY TOURS, NEPAL TOURS or Jungle Safaris. here are some trip extensions that might interest you.

Extended Trips

Day 01: Arrival pick up from airport transfer to hotel

Our representative will come to collect you at the airport and take you to Hotel this day you will have your relax time in Kathmandu.

Day 02: Half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu

Early morning, after breakfast, you will be taken for a cultural tour of Kathmandu city. Some of the main highlights will be Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, Kathmandu Durbar Square,  Patan Durbar.

Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (820) 6-7 hrs

After breakfast, we take early morning drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara which takes you about 6-7 hours with amazing views of river , hills , mountain, valleys and village .in the evening you will have time to look at Fewa lake.

Day 04: Drive to Nayapool (1:30min)  trek to Tikhedhunga 4-5 hrs

Now begin your trekking from Nayapul (1070m.) to Tikhedhunga via Birethanti which takes about 4 -5 hours.

Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (2860m)  5-6 hrs.

On the 4th day, we trek to Ghorepani from Tikhedhunga, we start our trekking early in the morning and stop for breakfast in between and continue to trek. We stay overnight at Ghorepani.

Day 06: Hike to Poon Hill to Tadapani  (2630) 5-6  hrs.

Early morning trip to Poon Hill to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri, Tukuche Peak, Nilgiri, Varaha Shikhar, Mt. Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhre, Annapurna IV, Annapurna II, Lamjung Himal and other numerous snowcapped mountain peaks. After breakfast trek Ghorepani to Tadapani.

Day 07: Trek to Ghandruk (1940m) 2-3 hrs.

Today you will have a short and beautiful day, although you will have gentle downhill you still see a nice view of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Fishtail etc and you will have a chance to visit ACAP Headquarter and Gurung Museum.

Day 08: Trek  to Nayapul (1070m) 4-5 hrs. and drive to pokhara 1:30 min drive

Today you are descending down to Nayapul, your first hour you are going down with a good view of the mountain on north up and nice river view falling into the south, 1 hour stiff down to Syauli Bazaar and Last 2 hours you are just walking along the Modi River.and drive to pokhara

Day 09: leisure day in pokhara(820m)

After finishing beautiful trip enjoying the lake city . sightseeing in pokhara

Day 10: Drive to Kathmandu.

We return back to Kathmandu from Pokhara. You could take a bus or a flight back to Kathmandu. while if you take a bus then its a 6- 7 hrs ride. if you want to spend a day in Kathmandu and do some last minute shopping and rest as well .we served the farewell dinner with authentic nepali cultural show .

Day 11: Airport drop for your next destination.

Our representative will drop you off at the airport for your flight back home or to your next destination.

  • Airport pickup and drop
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara ( 3-star hotel.)
  • Half day Kathmandu sightseeing
  • Transportation Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus
  • Professional trekking guide with government licence
  • Porter, who carry your baggage during the trek (2 people 1 porter)
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • Accommodation during the trek
  • All requirements paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS).
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, transportation  food, and accommodation
  • First aid Medical kit
  • Emergency Rescue Help (covered by your travel insurance).
  • Farewell Dinner with a cultural show.
  • All programe as per itinerary.
  • All government and local taxes.

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Any kinds of Drinks( soft and Hard Drinks)
  • Visa, international flight ticket
  • Kathmandu and Pokhara monuments fees
  • Personal Nature expenses
  • Tips for Staffs
  • Rescue and Evacuation cost

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Price From USD$490/person
Total $ 490 USD

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