Major Attraction Ghorepani Poonhill Annapurna Base Camp Trek:-
- Sightseeing at Kathmandu
- Night at beautiful and scenic Pokhara Valley
- Ghandruk and Ghorepani Village (Gurung Community)
- Sunrise at Poonhill
- Trek along with Mt. Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri Range and Himchuli Himal
- Rhododendron and green Forest (Season only)
- Machhapuchhre Base Camp
- Friendly and welcoming Gurung community and delicious local food
- Farmhouse and rice field (season only)
Ghorepani- Poon Hill + Annapurna Base Camp trek is the most popular trekking destination in Annapurna Region of Nepal. In this trek, you will be standing on the base of the top 10 highest mountain in the World (Annapurna and Machhapuchhre). This trek is quite different than your exclusive Annapurna Base Camp Trek- its because in this trek you are going to experience the life style of Gurung community like never before. In addition to that, you are going to see the sun kissed Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri Range and Himchuli, Manaslu from the the top of the Poonhill. Believe us, you will see the Annapurna Massif in front of your eyes, thinking that you would be going to reach the base of Annapurna and Machhapuchhre after a day. The path is not so much rough and be easily climbed stone paved steep. As you move up towards Annapurna base Camp, you walk in the alpine forest filled with rhododendron, bamboo, pines and oaks that takes you to the Chomrong, a gateway to Annapurna base Camp and a last native village of Gurung Community. From there, you will walking, downhill and uphill through dense and cool forest until you reach machhapuchhre base camp, a starting point of Annapurna Sanctuary. After a grassy uphill sloppy walk, Annapurna Base Camp greets you and you have plenty of time to enjoy 360 degree view of Annapurna range and Annapurna I like never before. Is not it hard to believe, you are standing on the base of the the mountains you have seen from the poon hill earlier. Beside that, as you take alternative way to head back to Pokhara, you can heal your pain and ache with the hot spring near Jhinu Danda.
Note:- During your trek, sometimes we have to stop in teahouses for a small break, which is not so much facilitated. They have shared washing rooms and toilet. Similarly, it is easier to get the single room at Kathmandu and lower elevation places. However, in high altitude accommodations are on twin sharing basis. However, Jatra Travels will arrange a single room along with attached bathroom as much as possible.
One thing, we will happily customize the trek package according to your size and preference. No matter what the group size is, one or over twelve, we happily run trek for them.
Note down that, you will get a Jatra Travels printed tee-shirt along with a tag “I have successfully explored Annapurna region, Nepal, Do you? absolutely free. Similarly, we will provide you with a duffle bag for each of our trekkers without paying any charge, but you have to return it after coming back to Kathmandu.
***Furthermore, if any of our trekkers want to take a sauna and spa for relaxation, then we take them to one of the best boutique hotels in Kathmandu, Royal Empire Boutique Hotel, for a couple of hours without taking any extra cost.
*Jatra travels is one of the most trusted tours and travels company of Nepal that has been working on tourism area from more than a decade. We will provide experienced guide who speaks fluent English and other major language. We take of all legal permits to so don’t worry about legal terms and conditions while staying over here in Nepal. Relax and explore the beauty.
- Airport transfers
- Bus Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu
- All necessary paper work and permits
- Sleeping bag
- An experienced English-speaking Govt. registered trekking guide and local porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
- Guide and porter salaries, insurance, equipment, transport, food and lodging
- Private transport Pokhara – Nayapul – Pokhara
- Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner during the trek
- All mountain accommodation
- 3 star Hotel in Pokhara with Breakfast
- A comprehensive First Aid kit
- All government and local taxes
- Trekking Route map printed T Shirts
- Hot and bottle drinks
- Hot shower
- Electronic device recharge
- Lunch/dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
- Travel insurance and medical evacuation
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Kathmandu, Nepal|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the departure.|
|MAXIMUM ALTITUDE||4130 M|
|BEST SEASON||September, October, November, Early December, March, April & May|
|TRIP ROUTE||Kathmandu – Pokhara – Poonhill – MBC – ABC – Pokhara|
|TRANSPORT||Deluxe Tourist Bus and Private Car/Jeep to Nayapol|
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara by Tourist Bus. 950m (35 mins flight & 6 hrs drive)
Day 03: Drive to Nayapul (trek point) with 4 hrs trek to Tirkhedhunga 1,440m.
Day 04: Trek to Ghorepani 2,850m – 06 hrs.
Day 05: Hike to Poon Hill and trek to Tadapani 2,640m – 05 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Chomrong 1,951m – 06 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Dovan 2,130m via Bamboo 2,050m – 06 hrs.
Day 08: Trek to Machhapuchare Base Camp 3,720m – 06 hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp 4,095m – 04 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Bamboo -2050m, 06 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Jhinu danda with hot spring 1,700m – 06 hours.
Day 12: Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara. ( 4 hour trek, one hour drive)
Day 13: Drive back to Kathmandu afternoon free at leisure.
Day 14: International departure homeward bound.