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Ghorepani Trek

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Trip Overview of Ghorepani Trek

Ghorepani trek is located central part of Nepal Himalaya with part of the Annapurna region. This energizing Annapurna Ghorepani trekking reveals spectacular views of the Himalayas especially from the Poon Hill which is considered as the best. Poonhill trekking offers a brilliant view of the giant peaks such as Mt. Fishtail (6,993m,) Annapurna (8,091m) and Dhaulagiri (8,167), Annapurna South, Lamjung Himal, etc. This is an easy trek experiencing the magnificence of the sunrise over the snow-capped Himalayas. Ghorepani Poonhill view trek passes unique settlements of the village , Tikhedhunga, and Ullerri village. And, this is where you can experience their rich culture and religion.

Tadapani trek is all set below the Annapurna’s with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Peak) dominating the skyline. this short 3 days trek starts the village with the riverbank of the Modi River after a short drive from Pokhara to Nayapul. The views of Annapurna South, Fishtail Himalaya and superb rice terrace valley with villages are seen. It makes you feel you are in heaven as it includes flowering rhododendron forest, rice farms with attractive Annapurna Himalayan range from Tadapani Trek.

The 3 days trek is an immensely popular short trek to the Annapurna to see mountains vista view from lower elevations. During the trek, the trail passes charming villages and dense rhododendron (Nepalese national flower) forest. Not only that but also, Oak forest full of birds, green hills and patchwork valleys. This easy and short trek is best suited for those who have limited holiday time and less physical fitness.  Furthermore, you absolutely have no risk of altitude sickness on this trek. Ghorepani trek is a popular short 3 days trekking destination where you enjoy beautiful mountains view, culture and people of Annapurna region.

Along with that, in this trek, you will treat yourself with the most beautiful sceneries. And obviously one of the major attractions of this trek, you will be visiting Ghandruk village. The little and naturally beautiful village offers you cultural as well as the amazing scenic beauties. Such a peaceful lifestyle in a beautiful location will fill your heart with happiness and warmth.

We will start this trek from Pokhara by picking you up from your hotel. Drive to  Nayapul by private car journey for 1 hour 40 minutes. We will trek about 4 hours to Tikhedhunga first night or we can continue till Ulleri. The second day, We will trek to  Ghorepani 2874 meters. And, last day, we will reach Poon Hill in the early morning and returning back to Hill which is about 4 to 5 hours trek. And then finally with lots of memories and happiness, we will drive back to Pokhara.

In Poon Hill, you will not only get to view various mountain ranges but you will also get to meet many new people. It is one of the touristy places in the city. And it will give you an opportunity to celebrate your trip with new peoples from different places.

Ghorepani trek 3 days highlights

  • The viewpoint of various mountain ranges
  • A little world: Ghandruk village
  • Amazing views and stunning mountains
  • Green hills, rivers, and waterfalls
  • A completely peaceful and natural environment

Ghorepani Trek - Trip Info

Duration: 03 Days

Max. Altitude: Poon Hill (3210m)

Trek Grade: Easy

Best Travel Time: February to Mid June, September – November are the best seasons. Dec & January are Winter and cold can be snow on the trail, July & August are rainy time; we can do the trek, but visibility can be reduced due to rain.

Trip Snippets: 03 days, 2 nights Lodges, three meals a day ( breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek) are included

Departure Dates: We can offer this trek on any dates during the months Feb, March, April, May, June, Sept, Oct, November, and December for a group of 2 to 16 people.

Equipment rental: We advise you to bring all of your clothing and gear from home, however in Kathmandu there are many shops to buy and rent trek related equipment.

Your trek Backpack/duffle bag: Our porters will carry your baggage on the trek, the maximum weight per trekkers is 15 kg, including your sleeping bag, and down jacket; other items not required on a trek can be stored in our office or your hotel in Kathmandu or Pokhara.

Transportation:  Private Car/Van

Activity:  Trekking

 

Detailed Itinerary of Ghorepani Trek

The first day trek start at Nayapul after 1 and half hour driving by private vehicle from Pokhara. After 20 minutes short walk along the banks of the Modi Khola, we reach Birethanti (1015m). After Birethanti, we walk along the terraced fields beneath the splendid panorama of awe-inspiring glaciated Himalayan mountain ranges. The trail continues following the north bank of the Bhurungdi Khola through villages and climbs steadily up the side of the valley to Hille (1495m). After lunch cross the Modi Khola River via a suspension bridge to the village of Tikhedhunga.

We begin our journey with a steep climb to large Magar village at Ulleri (2070m) after crossed bridge. You will walk whole day through dense forest of Rhododendron, oak trees and bamboo grooves enjoying the chipping birds and butterflies. Then we trek towards Nangethanti (2460m), after an hour walk we arrive at Ghorepani. We stop at the higher part of the Ghorepani village. The place provides majestic views of Dhaulagiri I (8167m), Tukuche Peak, Nilgiri, Annapurna South, Annapurna I (8091m), Hiunchuli and Tarke Kang and other mountains.

We will hike about 45 minutes to Poon Hill (3210m) early in the morning. Poon Hill is a viewpoint from where we will be able to enjoy wonderful high Himalaya’s giants Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Annapurna (8,091m), Machhapuchhare, Nilgiri, Hiunchuli, South Annapurna, etc. along with a network of other peaks. Today we descend to Nayapul from the same route with enjoying the beautiful rivers, green hills, forests, glittering mountains, and so on. We will drop you to your hotel.

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Cost Includes

  • Government license holder experienced, trekking guide (trained in Wilderness First Aid& altitude sickness) and porters (1 porter for between 2 trekkers basis) with their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance, clothing, and medicine.
  • Twin sharing Tea house/Lodges Accommodation during the trekking
  • Daily Meals can be chosen from the Menu   (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Trekking Permit.
  • TIMS Trekking Permit (Trekking Information Management System) Card for the Annapurna Trek
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Above the Himalaya duffel bag. ( If you need, please let us know before you book the trip and remind us in our pre-meeting at our office)
  • Pokhara to treks start point Nayapul and trek finish point Nayapul to Pokhara transport by Private vehicle. ( if you take the vehicle in between the trek will add extra cost)
  • Comprehensive pre-departure information and trip dossiers
  • All necessary paper works, office Service charge and all Government Taxes

Cost Excludes

  • Any services in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, hot water, hot shower.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, sweets, snacks, beverages and bar bills, camera battery charging.
  • Travel Insurance (Essential – Should include emergency evacuation coverage while trekking up to 3000+ meters).
  • Personal trekking gears
  • Tips for tour/ trekking staffs and driver
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in the Price Includes section.
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Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration

    Trip Duration
    03 Days

  • Tri Destination

    Destination
    Nepal

  • Trip Group Size

    Group Size
    2 to 16 person

  • Accomodation in Trip

    Accomodation
    Tea house/Guest house

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    Maximum Altitude
    3210 m

  • Trip Difficulty

    Trip Difficulty
    Easy

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