3 Days Poon Hill trek
We have this short 3 days trek for those who wish to reach Poonhill with their short stays in Pokhara. The route climbs up from Ghandruk to reach Tadapani and goes fairly easy trail. It is good for those who find walk down from Ghorepani to Nayapul. You can ask us if you prefere walking up than going down.
Poon hill (3200m) is one of the best and popular trek in the vicinity of Pokhara. It is also known as Ghorepani trek. The flora and fauna combining the view of the majestic Himalayan range is so spectacular. You will reach Poon hill the highest point of 3200m which has the view tower to see magneficient Dhaulagiri and Annapurna range. This short trek is a must do activity while you are in Pokhara.
Short treks in Nepal
Arrive OnPokhara Hotel
Departure FromPokhara Hotel
Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Kimche (1640 m). Trek to Ghandruk (1940m) - 6 hours walk
We start trek after finishing breakfast at hotel. Drive to Kimche via lovely villages and settlement. Kimche lies just above the Modi River. From Kimche the trail climbs up on nice stone paved steps with winding trails , Ghandruk is a large large Gurung village in this region where you stop for an overnight. You will have a time to explore this lovely fascinating villages.
Day 02: Trek to Ghorepani (2860) - 7 hours walk
Trek start after having breakfast at your lodge. Today would be a long day walk. The trail climbs up until you reach to Tadapani which is a small settlement with good lodges. You can get excellent views of Annapurnas and Machhapuchare which is known as fishtail peak, you descend for a while and climb again to reach lovely Bhanthati that has a gorge, after sometime you then climb towards a hill top at Deurali with super views of Dhaulagiri-Annapurna and Machhapuchare peak. This area is good in spring, it has a thick rhododendron forest and views behind is just majestic. Soon after this you arrive at colorful Ghorepsani for overnight stop after a long walk.
Day 03: Hike to Poon Hill (3210 m), trek to Ulleri, drive to Pokhara 6 hours walk
Wake up early to start short climb to Poon Hill for lovely sunrise views over the Himalayas. Enjoying marvelous time at Poon Hill, descend to Ghorepani for lovely breakfast and then few hours of downhill. walk to reach at Ulleri village. Ulleri is a large village with a mix of Magar and Gurung people. From Ulleri we drive to Pokhara.
01: All meals and accommodation in lodge/tea house during the trek
02: Service of trek guide
03: Porters to carry personal baggage each 15 kg.)
04: Accident insurance for staffs and porters
05: Annapurna Conservation entry permit (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
06: Private transfer to trek start/end point from Pokhara Hotel
Cost does not include:
01: Personal clothing and sleeping bag
02: Airfare and transportation to and from Pokhara to Kathmandu
03: Personal accident and health insurance
04: Emergency evacuation and medical-box
05: Alcoholic and bottled beverage, laundry, and tips.
06: Hotel accommodation, sightseeing and meals in Katmandu and Pokhara
Dates & Price
Private departures: as per your choice dates
Cost in US$ - per person basis
2 person: US$ 295 per person
3-5 person: US$ 270 per person
6-9 person: US$ 245 per person
10-15 person: US$ 230 per person
We use best Available lodges that serves good meals, lodging accommodation, good views, safe from natural disaster, clean and hygenic toilet and showers.