Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Duration: 9 Days
  • Food: Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner(BLD)
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Accommodation: Budget Hotels & Mountain Lodges
  • Group Size: Min 2
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Max Elevation: 3210M
  • Food: Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner(BLD)
  • Accommodation: Budget Hotels & Mountain Lodges
  • Group Size: Min 2
  • Max Elevation: 3210M

Embark on an extraordinary adventure with the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, where you'll discover the breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas. This mesmerizing trek takes you through picturesque villages, and lush forests, and rewards you with stunning panoramic views from the iconic Poon Hill viewpoint. Immerse yourself in the perfect blend of nature, culture, and adventure on this unforgettable journey.

Get ready to be enchanted by the enchanting trails and natural wonders that await you on the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. As you traverse through lush rhododendron forests, you'll be captivated by the vibrant colors and fragrant scents that surround you. The well-maintained paths guide you through terraced fields, revealing postcard-worthy vistas of snow-capped peaks, cascading waterfalls, and serene valleys. Prepare to have your breath taken away by the magnificent Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain ranges, creating an awe-inspiring backdrop for your trekking adventure.

A true highlight of this journey is the unforgettable sunrise experience at Poon Hill. Rise before dawn and make your way to the summit, where you'll witness a mesmerizing spectacle of nature. As the first rays of sunlight kiss the Himalayan peaks, including Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), you'll be left in awe of the surreal beauty that unfolds before your eyes. Capture this magical moment and create memories that will last a lifetime.

But the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is not just about the stunning landscapes. It's also an opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich local culture. Along the way, you'll encounter the warm and welcoming Gurung and Magar communities. Interact with the locals, learn about their traditions, and indulge in authentic Nepali cuisine. Experience the hospitality and charm of the traditional teahouses, where you can rest, rejuvenate, and connect with fellow trekkers.

Don't worry if you're new to trekking or have concerns about fitness. The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek caters to all levels of experience and fitness. With a well-paced itinerary that allows for acclimatization, you'll have ample time to adjust to the altitude and enjoy the journey at your own pace. Our experienced guides will be there to support you every step of the way, ensuring a safe and enjoyable adventure.

Last but not the least, the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is an incredible experience that combines natural beauty, cultural immersion, and a sense of accomplishment. Lose yourself in the wonders of the Himalayas, connect with the local culture, and create memories that will stay with you forever. Embark on this unforgettable trek and let the magic of Ghorepani Poon Hill leave you spellbound and inspired.


  • Explore around the historic monuments of Kathmandu Valley
  • Witness the breathtaking sunrise panorama from Poon Hill viewpoint.
  • Trek through lush rhododendron forests, immersing yourself in nature's beauty.
  • Encounter the warm hospitality and rich culture of Gurung and Magar communities.
  • Capture stunning views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain ranges.
  • Indulge in authentic Nepali cuisine and immerse yourself in local traditions.
  • Rest and rejuvenate in traditional teahouses along the trail.
  • Experience the thrill of trekking amidst cascading waterfalls and serene valleys.
  • Connect with fellow trekkers and create lasting memories of a lifetime.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival at Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu (1345m).
  • Day 02Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.
  • Day 03Drive to Pokhara(around 6-7) hours
  • Day 04Drive to Nayapul(about 1hr) and trek to Tikhedhunga (1540 meters) about 4 hours.
  • Day 05Trek to Ghorepani (2860 meters) about 6 hours.
  • Day 06Early morning Hike to Poon Hill (3210meters) and Trek to Ghandruk (1940 meters) about 8 hours.
  • Day 07Trek back to Nayapul. About 6 hours. and drive back to Pokhara
  • Day 08Drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel. (Can fly back if required)
  • Day 09Departure


  • Transportation to and from Tribhuvan Airport.
  • Three nights in a tourist Category hotel in Kathmandu, breakfast included.
  • Two-night accommodation in Pokhara with breakfast.
  • All transportation for the trek.
  • Local guest house accommodation in the mountains.
  • Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) fees
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit
  • Government-authorized, experienced guide and porters
  • Insurance, food, accommodation, and wage for guides and porters
  • Hygienic meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • All equipment (sleeping bag, and duffel bag)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Maps
  • Service charge and government taxes
  • Post-trek celebration dinner in Kathmandu
  • International airfare
  • Meals in Kathmandu (besides breakfast)
  • Your personal expenses, shopping, etc.
  • Shower and electronic charging fees at guest houses during the trek
  • Alcoholic drinks, chocolates, tea and coffee
  • Tips for guide and porter
  • Extra accommodation and meals outside of itinerary
  • Costs from unexpected occurrences (i.e., cancellations, weather problems, damages of property, illness, etc.)