• Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Private Tourist Vehicle and Aeroplane
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch Dinner on Trek & Breakfast in Cities
  • Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel and Mountian Guest House
  • Group Size: 1-12
  • Max Elevation: 3210

Highlights:

  • Trek through rhododendron forest.
  • Panoramic sunrise view from Poon Hill.
  • Visit typical Magar villages of Ghorepani.
  • Visit typical Gurung villages of Ghandruk.

About Poon Hill Short Trek

Short Poon hill Trek is suitable for trekkers those have short days and want to take the trek the Poon Hill. The Poon Hill is best view point located at Ghorpeani of Annapurna Region, Nepal and one of the best seller trek in Nepal and the Short 4-day Poon hill trek is suitable for all the time of the year for all aged people.

The Short trek to Poon Hill and Ghandruk starts by taking flight morning flight from Kathmand to Pokhara. Our expert local guide will collect you from the Pokhara airport and take drive to Nayapul that takes about one and half hour, then the real trek starts from there. After trekking about 4 hours, you reach Tikhedunga, the first overnight of your short trek in Nepal.

The Short Trek to Poon Hill will continue the next morning through many villages, forest of rhododendron and oaks. You reach Ghorepani in about 6 hours trek from the Tikhedunga and stay overnight at Ghorepani. You start your trek to Poon hill in next day, very early in the morning as you are trekking to Poon hill to see the sunrise view over the Himalayas, So, you need to be at Poon hill before the Sun rise.

The Poon hill is the main high light of the trek, you have magnificent sunrise over the Himalayas from Poon hill, the views of Mountain Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Tukuche, Nilgiri and many more white peaks are seen from Poon hill. After the great time in Poon Hill, you return down to Ghorepani to have breakfast, you then continue trek to Ghandruk. You reach after about 7 hours trek from Ghorepani and the Ghandruk is beautifully settled Gurung villages. You see great view of the Annapurna and Fishtail from Ghandruk as well. You stay last overnight of your short trek in Ghandruk.

The Short Poon hill trek end today once you reach Pokhara after about 4 hours trek to Nayapul and one and half hour drive to Pokhara from Nayapul. The trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul is short trek mostly downhill and flat trail. You will have evening flight to Kathmandu from Pokhara and stay last overnight in Kathmandu of your short Poon Hill Trek in Nepal.

Short Poon Hill Trek is available and bookable online with Outfitter Nepal Treks and Expedition, find the suitable date for your trek and contact us if the given listed dates are not suitable for you and you need to trek in different days as the Poon hill Trek is available every day.

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu Airport and transfer to hotel

Arrive at Kathmandu airport and you will be met by our airport representative and transferred to hotel, you evening free.

  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Altitude:1345

After having breakfast at hotel in Kathmandu, we transfer you to the Kathmandu airport and take 30 minute flight to Pokhara then short drive to Nayapul and start trekking to Tikhedhunga via Birethanti, it is easy trekking passing through several villages and settlements.

  • Walking Hours:5
  • Food:B, L, D
  • Accomodation:Guest House
  • Place:Tikhedhunga
  • Altitude:1540

After having breakfast at lodge, we start the trek and ascend steeply for the first 2 hours then ascend gently passing through Ulleri (2070m.) and Banthanti, We will see good view of Machhapuchhare or Fish Tail (6997m.), Hiunchuli (6441m.), and Annapurna (7219m) south on the way. Now, our trail is quite easier passing through rhododendron and shadowy trees and ascends gently up to the final camp of Ghorepani.

  • Walking Hours:7
  • Food:B, L, D
  • Accomodation:Guest house
  • Place:Ghorepani
  • Altitude:2860

Today, we hike 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.), Machhapuchhare (6993m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7937m.), Lamjung Himal (6931m.) and other numerous snowcapped mountains in the morning then hike down to Ghorepani, have a hot breakfast at lodge and trek to Ghandruk and the most part of the trail we trek through rhododendron forest, the beautiful flower makes the jungle colorful in spring when they bloom.

  • Walking Hours:8
  • Food:B, L, D
  • Accomodation:Guest house
  • Place:Tadapani
  • Altitude:1940

Today is our last day of our trek day and it is easy trek down by descending gently half of the way through the rice field and local villages to Syauli bazaar and trek flat part until Nayapul then drive to Pokhara and take flight to Kathmandu.

If you want to take other tours in Nepal such as Chitwan Jungle Safari, Pokhara Day Tour or Lumbini tour then you can start from today and do let us know if you want to take any tour as we also arrange those tours.

  • Walking Hours:5
  • Food:B, L
  • Accomodation:Hotel
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Altitude:1345

You will be transferred to the international airport for your final departure to your loving home. OUTFITTER NEPAL has taken pleasure in serving you all of these weeks.

You counted on us & we didn’t let you down because we know how hard you’ve worked to enjoy this holiday. Meeting you was an immense pleasure & we do hope you will remember us down the years with memories of the time you’ve spent in this amazing country that’s Nepal. A safe BON VOYAGE home…takes care!!!.

  • Food:B

What's Included

  • Airport transfers.
  • 2 night hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast.
  • Flight fare- Kathmandu- Pokhara- Kathmandu with airport transfers.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) on trek.
  • Accommodations in lodges on trek.
  • A guide & porters (1 porter for each 2 trekkers and a porter carry about 20-22 KG from 2 of you).
  • Paper works, National park entry permits, & TIMS permit.
  • Arrangement of emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • Sleeping bag, down jackets and duffel bag – if Necessary (return after the trek).
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu).
  • Your Travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Meals (lunch & dinner in Kathmandu).
  • Your personal expenses, drink water, hot and cold drinks & bar bills.
  • Laundry, telephone, hot shower & internet charge.
  • Tips for the guide and porters.
  • Anything not mentioned in included section.

Price & Dates

Price Menu
No. of peoplePrice P.P
1 - 1 US$ 850
2 - 5 US$ 700
6 - 12 US$ 600
Departure Note:
  • We have set date to departure the Short-Ghorepani- Poon hill trek. So, select your date and book the trek.
  • If your preferred date is not listed then contact us for the further process to book on your own date as the trek is available on any date of the year.
  • We have listed the price for up to 12 people only so, if you are more than 12 people then please contact us for the group price and further process to book the trek.
  • Private trek is available on any date of the year, contact us for the booking.
  • Guaranteed dates are guaranteed to departure and we already have people booked for date.
  • Available dates are available to book and become guaranteed once you book for that date.
  • Closed dates are closed and not bookable on that date however if you are available only on that date then contact us as we may have some other alternatives.
  • The departure dates are your arrival dates in Nepal.
DatesStatusPrice FromNote  
03 Nov, 2020 - 08 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$600
07 Nov, 2020 - 12 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$600
11 Nov, 2020 - 16 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$600
15 Nov, 2020 - 20 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$600
19 Nov, 2020 - 24 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$600
23 Nov, 2020 - 28 Nov, 2020AvailableUS$600
27 Nov, 2020 - 02 Dec, 2020AvailableUS$600

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