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Ghorepani Poonhill Trek



Annapurna Region



9 Days





Max Altitude

3,210 Maximum


Group Size

2-18 Pax



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Best ghorepani poonhill trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill, located in the Annapurna region of Nepal, is a renowned trekking destination. It offers panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. The trek usually starts from Nayapul and passes through picturesque villages like Ghorepani, offering a glimpse into local culture. The highlight is reaching Poon Hill, The Annapurna Conservation Area Permit Check Point Birethanthi Which is entrance to Ghorepani, where trekkers witness a stunning sunrise illuminating the surrounding peaks. The trek is relatively short, taking about 4-5 days, making it accessible for a wide range of trekkers. The route includes diverse landscapes, from rhododendron forests to terraced fields, creating a memorable Himalayan experience.


The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek in Nepal has been a traditional trekking route for many years. While there isn’t a specific date of establishment, it gained popularity over time due to its stunning views, accessibility, and cultural experiences. The trek has been a favorite among trekkers for its relatively short duration and the breathtaking scenery it offers in the Annapurna region.
The best time to travel to Ghorepani Poon Hill is during the pre-monsoon (spring) and post-monsoon (autumn) seasons in Nepal.
Spring (March to May) This period is ideal as the weather is generally clear, and the rhododendron flowers are in full bloom, adding vibrant colors to the landscape. The temperatures are moderate, making it a comfortable time for trekking.
Autumn (September to November) Another excellent time for the trek with stable weather conditions. The skies are clear, and the temperature is pleasant. The visibility is excellent, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains.


Upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, our team will warmly welcome you to Nepal and assist with your transfer to the hotel. In the evening, join us for a delightful welcome dinner.

Embark on a full day of guided sightseeing across Kathmandu Valley. Explore UNESCO World Heritage sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple), Pashupatinath Temple, and Boudhanath Stupa. After the tour, we’ll hold a trek briefing and help you prepare for the upcoming adventure.

Early morning, a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara awaits, following the picturesque Trishuli River. After approximately 6 hours, we’ll reach Pokhara, a vibrant city nestled beside beautiful lakes. Overnight stay in Pokhara.

trek from Birethanti to Ulleri is a scenic and engaging part of the Annapurna short and sweet  trek in Annapurna reagion in Nepal. Birethanti is a picturesque village located at the confluence of the Modi Khola and Burundi Khola river. It Begin your trek by crossing a suspension bridge over the Modi Khola and entering the (ACAP) Annapurna Conservation Area. and follows normal trekking trail to Tirkhedunga. The trail ascends gradually, passing through small villages like Sudame and Matathanti. Tikhedhunga is the first major village on the route, and you’ll find tea houses and lodges for Lunch and rest,refreshment.

Strenuous Ascent to Ulleri  most challenging part of this section is the steep stone staircase leading to Ulleri. The ascent consists of approximately 3,000 stone steps, providing a good workout. Take your time and enjoy the beautiful terraced fields along the way. Ulleri village is a charming Gurung village, and it offers a glimpse into the local culture. Explore the narrow alleys, interact with locals, and experience the traditional way of life in the Himalayan region.

there has tea houses and lodges where you are spending overnight, enjoy local cuisine,  hospitality of the hosts adds to the overall trekking experience, Breakfast, lunch, dinner Included.

After taking breakfast trekking is being started to Ghorepani is a captivating part of the short and sweet trek in Annapurna region. Start your day by leaving Ulleri, and the trail continues through rhododendron and oak forests. You’ll pass through Banthanti, a small settlement, where you can take a break and enjoy the surroundings views. As you trek further, the trail meanders through lush forests with diverse flora and fauna. You might encounter waterfalls and streams along the way, providing scenic spots to rest and refresh. and Continue through Nangathanti, another small village, before reaching Deurali offers panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. It’s a great place to catch your breath and enjoy the scenery. as well Depending on the season, you might be treated to spectacular displays of rhododendron blooms, adding vibrant colors to the landscape.

 final stretch takes you to Ghorepani, a charming village situated on a ridge. Ghorepani is a popular stop for trekkers, and it offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, including Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Many trekkers opt to make an early morning excursion to Poon Hill from Ghorepani. This short hike provides one of the most panoramic sunrise views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Ghorepani has well-established tea houses and lodges, providing comfortable accommodation and local meals. It’s a great place to interact with fellow trekkers and share experiences. Explore Ghorepani’s cultural aspects, including its traditional architecture and the warmth of the local Gurung community. Interacting with locals can add depth to your trekking experience. trek is not only a physical journey but also a visual feast with its diverse landscapes and cultural richness. Enjoy the camaraderie of fellow trekkers and the hospitality of the local communities as you make your way through this enchanting section of the Annapurna Ghorepani trekking. Breakfast, lunch, Dinner Included.

Today is the main destination of Annapurna Ghorepani trek from Ghorepani to Poon Hill is a popular and rewarding excursion, especially for the stunning sunrise views over the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. To catch the sunrise, we sherpa expedition guide & adventure recommended to start early in the morning, usually before dawn. Many trekkers aim to reach Poon Hill’s summit around sunrise for the breathtaking panoramic views. trail from Ghorepani to Poon Hill involves a gradual ascent. The path is well-marked and passes through rhododendron forests and many steeps stares adding to the charm of the journey. Poon Hill is situated at an elevation of about 3,210 meters (10,531 feet). While not extremely high, it offers a spectacular vantage point for observing the surrounding peaks, including Annapurna and Dhaulagiri renges. and Upon reaching the Poon Hill viewpoint, you’ll witness a breathtaking sunrise of first light of the day gradually illuminates the snow-capped peaks, creating a magical and unforgettable moment. On a clear day, you can see a wide array of peaks, including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Dhaulagiri, and many others. The changing hues of the mountains as the sun rises is a captivating sight. the Poon Hill is a photographer’s paradise. Capture the sunrise, the majestic mountains, and the play of light and shadows. the panoramic views are postcard-worthy. back down ghorepani than having breakfast. after Breakfast continue trek to Tadapani 5-6 hrs it’s a scenic and delightful segment of the route to Tadapani Begin your trek from Ghorepani, a charming village with a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains. The trail leads through rhododendron forests and picturesque landscapes.The initial part involves a descent from Ghorepani to Deurali. Enjoy the lush greenery and the tranquillity of the forested path. Banthanthi Stop As you descend, you may pass through Banthanti is a small settlement, where you can take a break have some Foods, drinks and refreshments and interact with fellow trekkers. After that descent to till hydro power house than ascends towards Tadapani. The route takes you through dense rhododendron and oak forests, providing a beautiful natural Along the way, there are scenic viewpoints that offer glimpses of the Annapurna and Machapuchare mountain ranges. Take advantage of these spots for photography and to appreciate the vastness of the Himalayan landscape. Tadapani is a traditional Gurung village, and it provides a unique cultural experience. The village is surrounded by lush forests and offers stunning views of the Annapurna range. tea houses and lodges where you spend for the overnight. Enjoy local hospitality, traditional meals, and the camaraderie of fellow trekkers And Depending on your arrival time in Tadapani too. you may be treated to beautiful sunset views over the mountains. The changing colors of the peaks during sunset are a captivating sight.

Embark on the final leg of the trek, trekking to Nayapul through the Modi Khola valley. A 4-hour walk will lead us to Nayapul, followed by a bus ride back to Pokhara.

Bid farewell to Pokhara as we drive back to Kathmandu. Upon arrival, settle into your hotel. In the evening, join us for a farewell dinner with our team.

Today marks the end of your incredible Nepal journey. Our representative will accompany you to Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight back home. Namaste and see you soon in Nepal!

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Essential Gear Checklist

  • Comfortable Daypack with a waterproof bag cover
  • Comfortable Trekking Boots
  • Comfortable Sports/Light Shoes
  • Several pairs of comfortable T-shirts
  • Sandals
  • 3-4 pairs of normal and warm socks
  • Comfortable Trekking Pants
  • Thin layers for comfort
  • Warm layers for insulation
  • Waterproof jacket and pants for comfort
  • Warm hat and sun cap
  • Thin and warm gloves
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
Gear Provided (to be returned after the trip):
  • Warm sleeping bag
  • Down jacket for warmth
  • Trekking poles for support
  • Trekking Duffel Bag
  • Water bottle for hydration
  • Water purification tablets