Trip Advisor Excellency
Tripadvisor Award Winning Company
Trip Advisor
185+ Reviews

Poon Hill Trek

Package Duration: 04 days | 228 Reviews

(29 votes)
10% OFF

All Inclusive Price:

390USD
Book This Trip Customize Trip

Trip Overview of Poon Hill Trek

Poon Hill Trek is the easy and topmost trek in Nepal which starts from Pokhara and ends at Pokhara. This small hill station is a very popular mountain viewpoint in Nepal. Thus It fulfills your dream to see a glimpse of magnificent mountain peaks. Revel in the Himalayan subculture, which gives you a lifetime experience. Therefore getting popular and famous The Poon hill short trek gives you a great view of Himalaya including 8000m peaks within a short trekking period

Poon Hill Trek is timely suitable, and you could also enjoy this superb journey in Nepal Trekking. The legendary moral institution of Nepal named Gurungs is here. While we trek above Ghorepani village there are mostly the incredible mountain escapes on earth. The Hill point mesmerizes with a heavenly view of sunrise and golden coloration perspectives of Annapurna ranges.

This Ghorepani poon hill trek is short trekking gives us to see the terrific Mountains view. You will get a magnificent view of Nepal’s Mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Lamjung Himal ranges. The major peaks you can watch from here are Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, and other mountains are Nilgiri, Machhhapuchhure, Lamjung Himal, Himchuli. Also, get the best view of green scenery while walking on the way and looking down from the Banthanti and Ulleri on Rhododendron and oak forest if you look down.

Ghorepani trek

Ghorepani Poon hill trek is a popular hiking route in the legendary Annapuran mountain trail. These short treks trek a leisurely easy trek that can do within a short period of time. this is easy and the best route for travelers who love to trek to a new place but do not have enough time. This is an easy hiking tour and does not require any special past trek experience and training.  The altitude of poon hill is 3210 meters from sea level. Poon hill short route is famous for the paranormal view of the high Himalayas including three 80000 m peaks.

One can get the spectacular view of the Himalayan ranges on the left side of Dhaulagiri white mountain ranges and right sight whole Annapuran, Lamjung Himal Mount Fishtail, and Manaslu range. along with the best sunrise view over the mountains. Poon hill is the place for taking the best sunrise and sunset pictures and many trekkers go there early morning to see the sun at dusk to come out. You can watch the sun comes from the middle of the snowcapped High Mountain from here. The tail of the poon hill is filled with rhododendron and different flowers.

Trekkers who have a longer time can do the side trip to a natural hot spring or follow the ABC trail also. Or take a day off and acclimatize at poon hill to watch the sunrise and sunset. Unlike another mountain trek, the poon hill trek is also considered a family trek. Ghorepani Poon hill trek is best for the people who are not able to trek to the mountains. You can get the joy of seeing mountains closely without trekking there. For those people who have a health issue and problem of altitude sickness then this is the suitable trekking option for you.

Ghorepani Poon hill trek

The Ghorepani poon hill trek (also known as the “Ghorepani / Poo Hill” trek) is one of the classic short treks in Annapurna Nepal. The short trekking route will go through the beautiful local village and the colorful forest of rhododendron.  While we are on the small hill station of Poon hill, The best sunrise view over the white mountain Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna I, and Annapurna South is worth seeing.

the Ghorepani poon hill trek itinerary is done most often in 5 days on an easy way. reaching to Ghorepani in 2 days and returning down to Nayapul visa Tadapani and Ghanruk route in 3 days. But now we can take a short drive till Hile and from GHandruk to Pokhara so most of the trekkers do the trek in 3 or 4 days time frame.

We can also combine the poon hill Ghorepani trek with another trekking route also to Jomsom Muktinath via Tatopani. There is a road also from Tatopani to Muktinath so can do in a 1-day trip.  We can go to Choomoring and Jhinu hot spring routes also. on this Alternative route, we will visit the small town of Chhomorong and trek down to Jhinu hot spring. There is another natural option at the bank of Modi Khola river which is a short walk from  Jhinu. from here we continue trek via the small Gunrun settlement of Landruk and make our night at Dhampus. The views of Mount Annapurna and Fishtail are very close up. Finally, we trek down to Phedi with the nice fields of Rice and vegetables and get back to Pokhara.

You will be having an adorable experience during these three days trek. The trail of poon hill also goes to some of the amazing villages like Ghorepani and Deurali. Our poon hill trek starts from Pokhara city and ends here this is the city of the lake and is very peaceful. There are different caves and historic places that you must visit in Pokhara.

Poon hill trek route

Poon hill trek route starts from the Pokhara and drives to Nayapul at an altitude of 1090 m in height. Our 4 days poon hill trek map follow the route of nice terraces and rhododendron forest. We will gradually ascend to a maximum of 3210 meters. Simply to catch the mesmerizing sunrise and mountain views.

First, we begin our walks and gradually start ascending the stairs to Tikhedhunga. We will meet the local faces of Magars, and Gurungs before reaching the foothills of the Ulleri village. The route map follows the nice stone staircase at Ulleri before we arrive at Ghorepani. The trail is mostly flat with no steep ascents or descents.

The trek map of Poon hill takes you through different bridges, waterfalls inside the deep forest exhibiting diverse flora and fauna. From Ghorepani, in the early morning, we will trek through the forest of Rhododendrons for almost an hour to get the magnificent mountain view. On arrival at the spot,  We will catch the most spectacular views of the mountain ranges, hillocks, and villages on the horizon.

From Ghorepani, our trekking route map goes to Tadapaniand the famous Gurung village Ghandruk. the trail is quite flat and downhill climbing. Furthermore, We can also take the different route map from Ghandruk to walk to Poon Hill if we want to escape the challenging uphill ascends of Ulleri.

 

Poon hill trek map

Ghorepani Trip Highlights

  • Visit Pokhara Paradise on Earth.
  • Walking through cultivated and pasture fields.
  • Excellent view of Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna South, Mahhapurche (Fishtail).
  •  Sunrise and best sunset view at Poon hill.
  •  Explore the local Gurung culture in Ghandruk village.
  •  Opportunity to Capture the best sunrise and sunset view against the skyline
  • Gazing through the spectacular snow-capped mountains such as Dhaulagiri (8167M) Manaslu (8163m,) and Annapurna I (8091m), and the other Himalayas is peace to the heart.
  • Explore small villages and well-arranged settlements Birethati, Hile, Tikhedhunga, Ghorepani, Tadapani
  •  Walking along the lush forest and viewing different creatures is a beautiful moment to enjoy
  •  Waterfall and rice terrace is worth watching
  • Recognized as one of the feasible and short treks
  •  You will be offered with excellent hospitality environment and serene surroundings by the locals.
  •  Exploring different creatures along the way and culturally rich ethnic villages are awesome
  • The best Easy and doable Short trek in the Annapurna region suitable for everyone
  •  You can have an adventurous trip by walking on the soothing forests and pleasant terrace farming

Poon hill Short trek:

As mention above poon hill, a short trek starts from Pokhara. On your first day of this trek, you will be trekking from Pokhara to Tikhedhunga. You can get a bus or any other vehicle to reach Tikhedhunga from Pokhara. The distance from these places is about 540 meters which are about 4 – 5 hours of hiking. This trail is filled with bamboo forests and waterfalls. You will spend your first night of this trek at the hotel in Tikhedhunga. After that the very next day you will be trekking from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani. Ghorepani is a beautiful village situated at an altitude of 2775 meters. The trekking distance of these places is 9.4 km. It takes about 5 – 6 hours to reach Ghorepani from Tikhedhunga.

You will be staying overnight at Ghorepani. On the next day of this short trek, you will have to trek Ghorepani to poon hill and Tadapani. The distance between Ghorepani and poon hill is very short. For watching the sunrise you will have to wake up early in the morning and trek to poon hill. From there you will have a striking view of the sunrise and different mountains. After having lunch at poon hill you will be moving to your next destination which is Tadapani. Tadapani is situated at an elevation of 2540 meters.

Enjoying the wonderful view of Deurali village along with mount Dhaulagiri and Annapurna you will reach Tadapani where you will be staying overnight. The next morning you will be trekking from Tadapani to Ghandruk and dive to Pokhara. Ghandruk is a beautiful place located at an altitude of 1940 km. and from Ghandruk you will be trekking to Nayapul. Tail to Nayapul is filled with mall hamlets, terraced rice fields, and subtropical forests.

Poon hill trek 4 days

Our 4 days Poon Hill Trek trek is the most beautiful short & easy trek within the Annapurna Sanctuary. This trek is perfect for all age groups hikers and those who want to experience the thrill of trekking in a short time. With its easy trek route, the Poon Hill trek can be easily done in 4 days.

During this short 4 days trek, One can get the experience of the magnificence of the Annapurna range up-close.

During your walking in the rice terraces and stone staircase trail enjoy spectacular scenery through charming villages, full of dense & colorful rhododendron forests. This region is inhabited by the locals of Gurung, Magar, and Thakalis people. You can get into their local culture, tradition, and lifestyle.

Moreover, you will also encounter fascinating natural treasures like waterfalls, hot springs, and rare species of birds & animals throughout the trek. This trek offers a great combination of both natural and cultural exposure.

Furthermore this, 4 Days Poon Hill Trek will give you an amazing trekking experience in a short time. We will need 2 trekking permits for this route one is an Annapurna conservation permit and another is a TIMS card.

Ghorepani Poon hill trek  2022/2033

Our Poon hill trek 2022 and 2023 booking is open and you can book your trek for any dates. Most of our groups are small and tailored made. You can make your own trek on a private trip or join our small group. We operate from 2 people to 10 person group. If you are with your loved one or friends you can do the private trip. Poon hill trek 2022 and 2023 date is from Pokhara to Pokhara, we can make the trek itinerary 7 days from arrival to departure also. The 7 days trek includes meeting you in Kathmandu, hotel, and transfer to Pokhara. Our 4 days Poon hill trek is from Pokhara to Pokhara.

 Poon hill trek Guide

Our Poon hill trek ar the best to make your trip memorable and give s you the all insight information. However, the cost will be a little more while you do the package guide trek than an independent trek. If you want to explore new things by yourself then you can get a private guided trip. the guided bigger group trek might not be suitable for you as the guided trek takes away some part of the trek.

You may not be comfortable with the itinerary and you always have to stick with the group. So if you do in the private trek you can make your own pace and walk slowly and enjoy other most beautiful nature.  Taking a guide will help you to find the place for accommodation, and things you need to carry for the trek. The guide will also help you to be familiar with the culture, food, and lifestyle.

The best thing about hiring a guide is if you have any kind of emergency in the trek they will help you. Hiring a guide is safe and you can get lots of information about the place. We will cover a total distance of about 32 miles (51 KM) in our 4 days poon hill trek journey. The maximum height we will go on this journey is the elevation of 3210 meters. The average trekking distance each day is 4 to 6hours. As it goes below the height of 3500m so there is no worry about getting the Altitude Mountain Sickness (AMS).

While we will do the sunrise tour from Poonhil this day involves climbing uphill very early morning. Your guide will wake you up early in the morning and start 1-hour uphill hiking. You can better get the proper warm clothing and get some snickers and hot water.

Poon Hill Height

Poon Hill’s height lies at a lower altitude of 10475 ft, thus accomplishing this journey is not a big deal. However, the extraordinary view of the mountains from here is worth watching. The best part of there is very little or no little chance of catching altitude sickness. Another advantage is, being the shortest trek destination, this trek is on the top list of every traveler. When you walk from Ulleri village to Ghorepani, then you will feel the highest elevation difference.

Reaching Ulleri will take you to an altitude of 1500 m, and Ghorepani lies at an altitude of 2800 m. conquering approximately 1300 m is a challenging task. Point to be noted that this challenging task is advisable to those who want to adopt a challenge. More than that, Above the Himalayan Company, will provide you a feature of the customizable trip itinerary for your comfortable and happy trip.

Slow climbing around higher altitudes is advisable for you. I am sure that you would have the daring and exciting journey in Poon Hill Elevation that every travel enthusiastic person would love to do. This trek is marked as the shortest trek yet the beautiful one that is remembered throughout a lifetime. Talking about the effort needed to accomplish this trek, any person with a moderate level of physical fitness can go for this trek.

Why choose Poon hill trek

following are the reasons why you must go on the Poon Hill trek

• Trekking trails are in good condition; dry and clean.
The trekking routes and trails are in great condition in April. Due to clear sunny light, it makes them dry and clear, making it easier for you to go on the trek.
• Comfiest accommodations and a variety of local food.
. There is a moderate number of travelers on the Poon Hill trek in April. So, you can easily find a good comfortable place to take breaks. Furthermore, during this trek, you can enjoy the local varieties of food.

Spectacular mountain views

The mountain views are stunning and so adorable. You just want to look at them. The days are sunny and bright and there is no presence of clouds, so it makes it easier for you to get amazing views of the mountains.
• Flora and fauna
You also get to enjoy the rarest flora and fauna during this trek. It is such a pleasure to get views of that amazing and rare wildlife, birds, and plant species.
• Cleaner and fresh air
Definitely, this is another major reason, why people go on a trek to Poon Hill. It is the best place to have clean and fresh and not-at-all polluted water.

• Waterfalls and rice terraces
You can enjoy the waterfalls during the hot season. You can chill and relax in these so beautiful waterfalls and forget any kind of stress.
• The best time to get cultural experiences
You also get to have the best cultural experiences and lifestyles of people during April.
Therefore, these all are the best reasons why to visit Poon Hill.

Best sunrise viewpoint

As we know, Nepal is a country full of natural resources and eye-catching landscapes. Thus, it has the uncountable Himalayas, rivers, temples, lakes, and many more. Exploring Nepal would give lots of natural pleasure and excitement. Every year more than hundreds of thousands of people from all around the world visit Nepal and explore its nature. What is wonderful is people who want to visit Nepal always show their willingness to explore Nepal from time to time. Poon Hill lies in the central part of Nepal, in the Annapurna region, and near the town of Pokhara, the second-largest city after Kathmandu.

You will get a chance to sightseeing around the favorite place of Pokhara such as Lakeside Pokhara trekking, GupteshowrMahadev, World peace pagoda temple, Sarangkot village, etc. At an altitude of 3210 meters, the dazzling view of the Poonhill sunrise value a lot of the trekking journey. Your heart will burst with joy after seeing that marvelous view against the skyline. Seeing those mesmerizing views will be the moment to cherish. Pokhara, being the closest transition to begin the trek around the Annapurna region has lots of things to offer.

Tips for trekking to poon hill

Get the right gear

Though the Ghorepani poon hill trek is a short trek you will have to bring the right gear in the trek. Hotels and teahouses may not provide all the facilities. It is not possible to bring all you’re belonging to this trek so bring the things that need for the trek. Some of the important treks are hiking boots, travel insurance, portable charger, water jackets, and reusable water bottles.

Drink water for hydration

It is important to keep your body hydrated during trekking in high-altitude places. So you will have to drink lots of water. You should carry a water bottle anytime, anywhere you go. Also, water found in tea houses and taps is not safe to drink so you will have to carry a purification tablet.

Strong Mindset

You might get some sort of headache during the trek. Keep calm it is common to have a headache. The main solution to headaches during the trek is drinking plenty of water. Not having proper sleep also results in headaches. Eating, sleeping, and enjoying the trek will minimize your headache. If you have extreme conditions then by consulting with the medical person you can have medicine.

Poon hill Trek start and end at Pokhara

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

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

In the Poon Hill trek, 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 tourist places in the city. And it will allow you to celebrate your trip with new people from different places.

After, Ghorepani poon hill trek we will hike to Tadapani a small village in the Annapurna Himalaya. This is a common stop place for different treks in the Annapurna region. The means of Tadapani is far water in Nepali, Its name came as the water source was a long distance from the village. Different trekking trails meet point is Tadapani.


Poon Hill Trek - Trip Info

Duration: 04 Days Pokhara to Pokhara

Max. Altitude: Poon Hill (3210m/10531ft)

Trip Snippets: 04 days,  3 nights Lodges, 3 meals a day ( breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek) are included.

 

Detailed Itinerary of Poon Hill Trek

You will have breakfast at your hotel in Pokhara, Your trekking guides meet you and brief you about Poon hill treks. Start our journey with a car drive for about one and a half hours takes you to Nayapul. Start our journey from here and short walking from there we will arrive at Birethanti (1000m).  We will check the Acap permit and start the real trekking. the first part is climbing with stairs. We will have lunch in the small village of Sudame. from here continue trekking to Hile, Tikhedunga is just a 10/15 minutes hike from Hile. We will spend our first night here in a local guest house.

After breakfast at your guesthouse in Tikhe dhunga. We will walk through the suspension bridge of the Tikhedhunga River. Another river  Bhurungdi Khola invites you to swim in blue water. We will walk in a very nice stone staircase. It is said more than 3000 stone staircase till Ulleri. The unrelenting staircase continues to the large Magar village of Ulleri (2080m). after the tiring uphill till Ulleri and some rest in a tea shop with the view of the down valley. The trail gently climbs through nice pastures and local fields of maize, buckwheat, and vegetables. We are walking with the best sound of the cascading river through refreshingly fresh oak and Rhododendron forest. Before arriving at Ghorepani we will have last up hills in a jungle with the sound of cascading rivers.

Most people rise before dawn the following day to make the early-morning excursion to Poon Hill (3210m), one of the best Himalaya viewpoints in Nepal, provides an unobstructed view of the sunrise over the high Himalayas. We get magnificent views of the whole range of while mountain Mount Dhaulagiri I (8167m) and Tukuche (6920m) to Nilgiri (6940m), Annapurna South, Annapurna I (8091m), Hiuchhuli (6441m), and Tarke Kang (7193m). Gangapurna (7454m), Lamjung Himal (6986m), and the Mt. Fishtail (Machhapuchhre 6997m). Watching the beautiful sunrise is a defining moment with lots of pleasure and tranquility.

After breakfast, our trek to Tadapani starts. In the first part of the walking, we will climb to the Deurali pass for a spectacular panorama over Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. From Deurali the trail start descending through the dense moss-covered forest. We can see the different types of abundant birdlife on the way to Tadapani, which also provides a close-up sunset view. Overnight at the local guesthouse at Tadapani.

Enjoy the breakfast at Tadapani. Today our trekking trail descends steeply through rhododendron forests to Baise Kharka. You can encounter monkeys and a wide variety of birds. On the right side of the route descend from the big rocks till Ghandruk. Ghandruk is one of the largest Gurung villages in Nepal. You can explore the good settlement of the Nepali village and get to know their culture. Ghandruk gives you the best glimpse view of Mount Annapurna, Fishtail, and in a far Lamjung and Manaslu ranges. We stop for an hour here to have our best lunch before descending down to Birenthanti.

After lunch in Ghandruk, The trail makes a flat- steep descent alongside the stream.  We continue our trek to Nayapul and catch a private vehicle to get to Pokhara you will be transferred to your hotel, and you will say goodbye to your guide and porter.

Not satisfied with this itinerary? Cutomize Now

Cost Includes

  • Trekking guide who certified and licensed from Government and got training on high altitude sickness, first aid.
  • Trekking porter to carry your luggage. 1 porter for 2 people basis.
  • Trekking staff, food, accommodation, salary, equipment, insurance, clothing.
  • Twin sharing Tea house/Lodges Accommodation during the trekking.
  • Local Tea house also called guest house/ lodges twin sharing during your journey.
  • Your daily meal   (breakfast, lunch, and dinner). you can choose your meals from the menu, there are different types of food available.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Trekking Permit.
  • TIMS Trekking Card Permit for the Annapurna Trek
  • The guide will carry basic medical supply first aid.
  • Pokhara to Nayapul and back to Pokhara transport by private car.
  • Comprehensive pre-departure information
  • All our official paper works, service charge, and all Government Taxes

Cost Excludes

  • Any service and meals in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, hot water, hot shower
  • Your personal expenses, Wi-Fi, bar bills, camera battery charging, chocolates. dessert.
  • Travel Insurance should cover both rescue and medical assistance.
  • Personal trekking equipment, you can rent and buy in Pokhara
  • Tips for tour/ trekking staffs and driver
  • Any other expenses did not come in the Price Includes section.
Fixed Departure Date & Cost
Year Start Date Trip Duration Cost/Person Group Size Join Group
2022 Jan 03 04 days US$ 390 2-10 Pax Join Group
2022 Jan 07 04 days US$ 390 2-10 Pax Join Group
2022 Jan 11 04 days US$ 390 2-10 Pax Join Group
2022 Jan 16 04 days US$ 390 2-10 Pax Join Group
2022 Jan 21 04 days US$ 390 2-10 Pax Join Group
2022 Jan 26 04 days US$ 390 2-10 Pax Join Group
2022 Jan 30 04 days US$ 390 2-10 Pax Join Group
Request for Private Group Trip
Want to book this trip? Make a free inquiry.


Poon Hill Trek - Reviews

What people say... Leave your rating
Order by:

Be the first to leave a review.

Verified
/ 5
{{{ review.rating_title }}}
{{{review.rating_comment | nl2br}}}

Show more
{{ pageNumber+1 }}

Leave your rating

Your browser does not support images upload. Please choose a modern one

10% OFF

All Inclusive Price:

390USD
Book This Trip Customize Trip

Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration

    Trip Duration
    04 days

  • Tri Destination

    Destination
    Nepal

  • Trip Group Size

    Group Size
    2-12

  • Accomodation in Trip

    Accomodation
    lodge in Trek.

  • Altitude Icon

    Maximum Altitude
    Poon Hill (3210m/10531ft)

  • Trip Difficulty

    Trip Difficulty
    Easy

Quick Contact

Poon Hill Trek
Frequently Asked Questions

Is the sunrise view of poon hill worth it?

Poonhill is well known for the striking view of sunrise and sunset.  The sunrise of poon hill is only worth watching early in the morning. You will have an amazing experience of the sun coming out from the middle of the high snowcapped mountains. Watching the sunrise from poon hill will be the pleasing experience of your life. When sunrise then the color of the snow starts to get orange due to snow.  So the view of sunrise from poon hill is totally worth it.

Should I get some kind of physical training for this trek?

Poon hill short trek is a moderate level trek in Nepal. You do not need to have any special training for this trek. But if you do not have any experience in trekking to the Himalayas then it will be hard for your legs. However doing some basic exercise daily, yoga and swimming might help you. Also if you carry a pair of trekking boots then your leg will not hurt. Poon hill does not lie at a high altitude so, it will be slightly easier to trek.

 

Is it safe to trek to Ghorepani poon hill?

Safety is the most important thing before trekking to any place in the world. Normally our trekking guide will make sure that we are safe and enjoying our trek. However, there are some problems that may arise on the trail while trekking. If you are connected with the trekking company then they will provide you the well trained first aid and personal protection. In addition to that, you will have to have insurance for anything big that comes up.

Do we have to face altitude sickness during this trek?

Altitude sickness is basically a type of sickness which is caused when the body cannot adapt to the low level of oxygen and atmospheric pressure in the high altitude mountains. As poon hill is situated in low altitude region. People do not face altitude sickness. However, you will have to take necessary precautions to avoid altitude sickness.

How long is Poon hill trek?

The Poon hill trek is 4 days long trekking only from Pokhara to Pokhara, if you travel from Kathmandu you need to add 2 more days and from your country another 2 days so total we can make it 7/8 days trek. to make it shorter you can take a flight to Pokhara and start on the same day. you can add some days also during the trek, you can go to the hot spring, till Choomorong or can take a route to Dhampus village.

 

How hard is poon hill trek?

We consider for Poon hill trek is an easy grading trek, it is easy means it doesn’t go over 3000m in height. Thus, remember that the Nepal trek categorized by height not by walking, the second day while you trek to Ghorepani from Tikhedhunga the stars climbing is quite tough. you need to walk more than 3000 sone stairs. So the trek is easy in the means of altitude. the second and third day is little difficult days.

How far is Poon hill from Pokhara?

The distance of the Poon hill trek depends on your starting point,. if we calculate it from Kathmandu the road distance till Pokhara is 200km. from Pokhara, the trek distance to Poon hill is about 36 km. The distance from Ghandruk to Poon hill is about 15 km and it is one-day hiking.

Can you see Everest from Poon hill?

Sorry, you can’t see Everest from Poon hill. Mount Everest is in the eastern part of Nepal and your trek to Poon hill is in the western part. Besides, Everest, you can see other 8000m mountains like Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and Mount Manaslu from Poon hill. To see Everest you can make 1 hour Everest flight from Kathmandu.


Registered and Associated With
  • Trekking Agency Association of Nepal
  • Nepal Government
  • Nepal Tourism Board
  • Nepal Mountaineering Association
  • Kathmandu Environmental Education Project
  • Village Toursim Pormotion Forum Nepal
Worldwide Recommendation
  • Independent
  • Trip Advisor
  • NATA
  • The Marker
  • Travel Tales
TOP
No more quarintine, visa on arrivalRead More
+ +