Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Nepal

06 Days

$380

This trip includes

Ground transportation in Nepal

Hotels & tea-house accommodation

All meals except in Kathmandu

Guided tour & trek throughout the trip

Highlights

  • Poon Hill Sunrise: The sunrise view from Poon Hill (3,210m) is a major highlight of this trek. Early in the morning, you hike to the viewpoint and witness the spectacular sunrise over the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. The panoramic vista includes peaks like Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and many others. The golden hues of the rising sun on the snow-capped mountains create a breathtaking scene.
  • Rhododendron Forests: During the trek, you’ll pass through beautiful rhododendron forests, especially in the spring season (March-April). The rhododendron trees’ vibrant red, pink, and white blossoms create a colorful and enchanting atmosphere along the trail.
  • Traditional Villages: The trek takes you through charming villages inhabited by the Gurung and Magar communities. These villages, including Tikhedhunga, Ulleri, Ghorepani, and Ghandruk, offer a glimpse into the local culture and lifestyle. You can interact with the friendly locals, visit traditional houses, and experience their warm hospitality.
  • Sunrise/Sunset at Tadapani: Besides the sunrise at Poon Hill, you can also witness beautiful sunrise and sunset views from the village of Tadapani. The village is situated amidst lush green forests and provides stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
  • Himalayan Panorama: Throughout the journey, the trek offers panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. Majestic peaks, including Annapurna South, Himchuli, and Machhapuchhre, dominate the skyline and provide a dramatic backdrop for your trek.
  • Traditional Food: Along the route, you can enjoy traditional Nepali food, such as dal bhaat, momo, and local delicacies. You’ll have the chance to taste the region’s authentic flavors and replenish your energy with delicious meals.

The Ghorepani Trek is relatively short and can be completed in 4-5 days. It is suitable for trekkers of various fitness levels and offers a rewarding experience with its stunning mountain vistas, natural beauty, and cultural encounters.

Overview

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a short and easy trekking package in the Annapurna region. It offers a taste of local culture with dramatic views of the landscape and sunrise view. Ghorepani village is small but beautiful, and Poon Hill is the famous viewpoint for sunrise views in the Annapurna range.

Poon Hill stands at an elevation of 3,210 meters in the Myagdi district of western Nepal. It is renowned as the ultimate viewing point for the Annapurna range. From here, you can see peaks such as Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Tukuche, Varaha Shikhar, and Lamjung Himal.

This offers a mesmerizing circuit through the lower part of the Annapurna Range. Hikers walk through vibrant villages and lush rhododendron forests. Throughout the trek, the majestic backdrop of the Annapurna range is always in sight.

Trekkers can expect a warm welcome from the local Gurung and Magar communities, known for their rich culture and hospitality. The journey provides a unique opportunity to experience the local way of life and the region’s natural beauty.

The colorful rhododendron forests, especially during the blooming season, add a spectacular splash of color to the trek, making it a favorite among nature enthusiasts and photographers. Overall, it is an accessible and rewarding adventure. It offers stunning panoramic views, rich cultural experiences, and the tranquility of nature.

Why Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek?

Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is one of the most popular accessible routes for those wishing to experience trekking in Nepal. It is the perfect combination of challenging and achievable. With its mix of traditional villages, beautiful rhododendron forests, and panoramic mountain views, it’s easy to see why so many travelers choose this adventure when wanting to enjoy one of our maps.

This 6-day Trek starts from Nayapul, where you will cross the suspension bridge of Tikhedhunga. The challenge begins as you climb around 3000 stone stairs, reaching higher and higher into the enthralling presence of the Annapurna peaks. You will enjoy the picturesque landscape that hosts Gurung and Magar culture throughout the climb. As you trek through the Gurung village of Ghandruk and visit their traditional museum, you will be treated to breathtaking fishtails and Annapurna south views.

One of the highlights of this trek is the viewpoint of Poon Hill (3210m), which offers you the best sunrise with mountain views. You will see panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges, along with Nilgiri, Tukuche Peak, Lamjung Himal, Mt. Manaslu (8156m) ranges, Machhapuchhre (6993m), and more. As you take a break from your hike and relax, you will watch the mountains come to life as the sun rises and fills the region with morning light.

Trek Route

The trek begins with a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Upon arrival, we explore the city’s attractions and soak in its serene atmosphere. The next day, we drive to Nayapul. The actual hike begins from Nayapul, where we hike along rural village footpaths to reach Tikedhunga. We then follow the trails through villages like Ulleri to reach Ghorepani. The trails are usually uphill and include small staircases.

From Ghorepani, we ascend towards Poon Hill, which is the highest point of the trek. Poon Hill offers stunning views of the sunrise over the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. After experiencing the sunrise, we descend from Poon Hill towards Ghandruk, a small village known for its rich culture. Ghandruk also offers beautiful views of Machhapuchre (Fishtail Mountain).

Finally, from Ghandruk, we drive back to Pokhara, where we spend more time exploring the city before flying back to Kathmandu.

Best Time For Ghorepani Trek

Thankfully, the Ghorepani trek is one such exciting trekking trail in Nepal that can be conquered throughout the year. The region looks completely different in all seasons and offers various perks in different weather. Let’s discuss

Autumn Season

September to November is the best time for this trek, especially if you want to enjoy breathtaking mountain views. During these months, the mountains are visible from morning to evening, and the panorama is clearer than ever. This peak season is characterized by minimal rainfall and warm temperatures, ensuring optimal trekking conditions.

Autumn in Nepal is also a festive season, with various cultural celebrations adding to the vibrant atmosphere. Additionally, the harvest season brings golden landscapes, enhancing the beauty of the trek with its picturesque scenery.

Furthermore, you might even see snowfall in late autumn, which adds a touch of winter magic to the trekking experience.

Spring Season

Imagine trekking through a thick forest adorned with vibrant red, pink, and white wildflowers from March to May. The heavy bloom of rhododendrons in spring paints the landscape like heaven.

During this time, the skies are relatively clear, providing excellent visibility of the surrounding mountains. This clear weather enhances the trekking experience, allowing trekkers to fully appreciate the majestic beauty of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges.

Winter Season

From late December to early February, almost all Ghorepani and Poonhill areas are covered with snow. The glittering white mountains and snowfall above the trees make it a fascinating travel time. The trail might be covered in snow, and temperatures tend to be quite cold, which makes this period less popular for trekking. All you need is warm clothes and guidance from the MyEverestTrip guide.

Summer Season

The summer months, spanning from June to August, are probably the least preferable time for this trek. The rainfalls and bliss hide the mountain with dark clouds in the evening, and the path is also slippery. However, it’s green and fresh, with new vegetation emerging everywhere.

If you visit in April, you will walk through the dense rhododendron forests that make this trip particularly unique and memorable, along with a wealth of other flora and fauna. Therefore, joining us for this trek between March and May or September and November is recommended.

The Ghorepani poon hill sunrise trek be done as a 5-day Annapurna short trek, or for those wishing to take their time; it can be extended for up to 09 days. This makes it the perfect choice for anyone wishing to try an easy and short trek and is ideal for people of all age groups who want to quench their thirst for an Annapurna adventure. For Short Himalayan treks, it really cannot be beaten.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek Cost

This Trek generally costs between $550 to $750, covering permits, guides, meals, and accommodations. Budget variations exist depending on trek duration, amenities, and individual preferences. The trek offers a more economical option compared to longer treks in the Annapurna region, making it accessible to a wide range of trekkers.

For groups of 2 to 10 individuals (Paxes), the package becomes even more cost-effective, priced at $380. This adjustment in price makes the trek even more attractive for those traveling in smaller groups.

My Everest Trip provides excellent services to our national and international clients. Our team of experts makes it their mission to ensure your trek is as comfortable as possible. They are qualified, knowledgeable, and on hand to answer any questions about the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek Cost or the Poon Hill trek difficulty. Or, If you would like to learn more about what it is like to participate in this exciting experience,

If you need More Information, You can read our Blog, Poon Hill Trek, below.

Ghorepani PoonHill Trek Itinerary

Day 01

Drive / Flight to Pokhara, Altitude: 800 meters  / Duration: 8 hours/ 25-minutes

Day 02

Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Tikhedhunga, Altitude: 1540m / Duration: 4 - 5 hour trek

Day 03

Tikhedunga to Ghorepani, Altitude: 2850m / Duration: 6-7 hour trek

Day 04

Ghorepani to Ghandruk Altitude: 1940 meters / Duration: 7 - 8 hours

Day 05

Drive Ghandruk to Pokhara . Altitude: 800 meters / Duration: 3 hours

Day 06

Drive/ Flight to Kathmandu, Altitude: 1400 meters / Duration: 8 hours/ 25-minutes

Itinerary

Day 01

Drive / Flight to Pokhara, Altitude: 800 meters  / Duration: 8 hours/ 25-minutes

Today, we leave the city of Kathmandu and drive calmly on the Prithivi highway. While driving from Kathmandu to Pokhara, We move on the bank of Trishuli and Marsyangdi, along with beautiful hills accompanying us for a long drive. In the evening, we enjoy a great dinner in the charming stress of the Lakeside.

Or, a 25-minute morning flight will take you to Pokhara. During the flight, you can enjoy the mountain views below your feet while visiting Pokhara. We will spend the night in Pokhara exploring its nightlife.

Day 02

Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Tikhedhunga, Altitude: 1540m / Duration: 4 - 5 hour trek

Today, we will drive to Nayapul in a private vehicle, enjoying scenic countryside views. From Nayapul, we will start the trek. First, we will descend briefly. Then, we will head uphill towards Tikhedhunga. This section can be demanding for newcomers as the path is mostly uphill, but the rivers and suspension bridges keep the journey exciting. We will spend the night in Tikhedhunga.

Day 03

Tikhedunga to Ghorepani, Altitude: 2850m / Duration: 6-7 hour trek

The day 3 of the Trek is quite relaxing. After breakfast, we will walk along the riverbank to Tikhedhunga. The hike to Ghorepani is usually uphill with a small staircase. The pine, oak, and rhododendron forests provide great company during the journey. Ghorepani village serves as a base camp for Poon Hill and has some luxurious tea houses. We will spend the night in Ghorepani.

Day 04

Ghorepani to Ghandruk Altitude: 1940 meters / Duration: 7 - 8 hours

In the morning, we hike to Poon Hill for the stunning sunrise view. From Poon Hill, we can capture beautiful glimpses of the Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail, and Lamjung Himalayan ranges. After an hour of enjoying the breathtaking scenery, we will return to Ghorepani.

Following breakfast, we will start our trek to Ghandruk. The path through the forest, accompanied by a beautiful stream, is quite interesting. In Ghandruk, you can try on a traditional Gurung dress for a photo shoot and enjoy local foods.

Day 05

Drive Ghandruk to Pokhara . Altitude: 800 meters / Duration: 3 hours

The mountains appear very close and exciting from Ghandruk. If we missed any areas around Ghandruk yesterday, we will visit them today. After a delicious breakfast in Ghandruk, it’s time to return to Pokhara. Trekkers often prefer to walk down from Ghandruk for about two hours to join our vehicle at Kimche. Although it is less common nowadays, you can also walk up to Nayapul. If you don’t feel like walking from Ghandruk, we can take a Jeep from the village to Pokhara.

We will enjoy an exciting dinner on the shore of Lakeside in Pokhara. This is a perfect time to hit a bar and enjoy the nightlife of Pokhara or rejuvenate your body with a spa. We will spend the night in a hotel in Pokhara.

Day 06

Drive/ Flight to Kathmandu, Altitude: 1400 meters / Duration: 8 hours/ 25-minutes

This is the day to return to Kathmandu by bus or flight. If you take a flight, we can explore nearby places around Thamel. Later, you can shop for some souvenirs for your loved ones. For the evening farewell dinner, you can share your experiences from the trip and offer any suggestions for us. We will spend the night in Kathmandu.

I wish you an incredible journey back home.

What To Expect?

What's included

  • Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu By tourist bus/flight up to your request
  • Trekking map
  • An experienced Government license holder guide
  • Insurance, salary, equipment, transportation, local tax for guide.
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
  • All necessary paper works and national park entry permits
  • Travel and rescue arrangement
  • TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System)
  • All government taxes and tourist service charges

What's not included

  • Meals in Kathmandu before and after trekking
  • Your travel insurance ( Rescue )
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • Tips for trekking staff and driver
  • Drinks (hot, cold, and alcoholic)
  • Trekking porter/Sherpa who will carry your bags during the trekking.
  • Personal shopping and laundry etc
  • Personal trekking equipment

We Offer Group Discount

No. of Tourists Price Per Person in USD
1 Paxes $550
2 - 10 Paxes $380

Review

Puru was a fantastic guide! Knowledgeable, friendly, and extremely helpful. He had many good ideas but was flexible in meeting our needs. He even went above and beyond to arrange additional travel for us. Anyone would be lucky to have him as a guide while trekking.

Keithrafael
Fairfax, California

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Tripadvisor
Nepal is a great place to visit at least once in a lifetime! Most people there are friendly, kind and helpful. The terrain differs from the Southern National Forest of Chitwan National Park to the valley and river from Chitwan to Pokhara and, of course, to the mountain ranges in the North. And so is the diversity of the weather in the mountain area; it could be bright & sunny in the morning, turning into overcast, dark clouds, rain, heavy rain, and then a hail storm in the mountains. We were blessed to only have a relatively light and short taste of hail storms in 2 of the late afternoons. This is also exciting to experience quite the extremes within the same day. We also love seeing the different trees, flowers, insects, animals, kids, and rock sediments…Besides enjoying nature, we also visited several World Heritage Sites and were even in time to experience the Holi Festival. There were also opportunities to visit orphanages and meet exciting people worldwide. We were grateful to have excellent guides arranged for our journeys. We had a young but knowledgeable and wise tour guide in Chitwan to show us around patiently and take us bird watching early in the morning. Our trekking guide, Mr Puru Thapaliya, was also an excellent and experienced trekker; he was kind enough to cook for us lest we starve. Without him, I wouldn’t be able to reach Poonhill. For one of a kind experience, thanks again! NEPAL: Never Ending Peace And Love

Luya
Georgia

FAQs

How Hard is the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek?     

Poonhill trek difficulty is graded as “easy.” It’s an easy walk below 3,000 meters at sea level. The Trek distance is also about 60 km, and it will be completed in 5 days. An entirely leveled path, comfortable tea houses, and the lower altitude of Poonhill make this a wonderfully easy trek in the Annapurna region. It needs no expertise and preparation. So, this trek for 5 days is quite an easy trek in Nepal.

Is Food Included in the Ghorepani Trek Package?

During the trek, all three meals of the day are included. The same menu is available throughout the hike, and the price is very reasonable. You are going to love the Dal Bhat combination the most. Do try local foods such as Thukpa and butter tea. Also, you might ask the owner to prepare their traditional soup made of meat, vegetables, and local species. Most foods served in the guest house are grown locally and taste great.

How can you get to Nayapul From Pokhara?

From Pokhara, we need to reach Nayapul, the starting point of this journey. The ride to Nayapul is about 2 hours long on the Baglung- Pokhara highway. You can hire a private Jeep/ cab from Lakeside. Or, one can get public transportation to and from Nayapul from Zero km/ Hari Chowk / Baglung Bus Park. The bus fare is cheaper, but getting a private Jeep is a more comfortable choice. If you wish to avoid the steep walk to Ulleri, you can take a private Jeep to this village. Also, a public bus and Jeep are available from Ghandruk to Kathmandu.

Do you need a sleeping bag for PoonHill Trek?

You do not need to bring a sleeping bag with you as there will be hotels and lodges along the trail. However, if you plan to camp at Poon Hill instead of staying in Ghorepani, you should carry a sleeping bag with you.

How Many days does Poon Hill Trek take?

This trek to Poon Hill is usually a 6-7 days trek. If you have very little time, you can even complete the Poon Hill trek in 4 days.

Is Poon Hill worth it?

Yes, Poon Hill is worth it. It offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. Watching the sunrise over these majestic peaks is a mesmerizing experience. Additionally, the trek provides opportunities to explore vibrant rhododendron forests and experience the local culture. It is also the mini Annapurna Base Camp Trek if you have less time and wish to visit the Annapurna region.

Can I do Poon Hill Trek alone?

Yes, you can go on a solo trek to Poon Hill. The trekking trails are well-maintained, often featuring stone-paved staircases. You won’t be alone during the peak season, as numerous trekkers will be en route.

Is there Electricity/ Wi-Fi in Poon Hill Ghorepani Trek?

Yes, the entire trekking route has been connected with Wi-Fi and electricity. The tea house owner might or might not charge you electricity, but you must pay a few dollars to use Wi-Fi in the Ghorepani Poon hill trek.

Ghorepani poon hill trek 3 days?

Yes, it is possible in 2 night 3 days also.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek Difficulty

The Poon Hill Trek in Nepal is not too difficult, but it’s graded as moderate because of its steep paths, high altitude, and basic facilities. The weather at Poon Hill is usually good, so you can trek there at any time of year, and the trail is safe and well-maintained with the help of locals. This trek is one of the best short treks in Nepal, offering a wonderful experience and a chance to see traditional rural Nepali life.

The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek has become popular among beginners, women, solo travelers, individuals, and families. It’s a great choice if you’re reasonably fit and passionate about highland adventures.

Trek Distance

Driving from Kathmandu to Poon Hill covers approximately 272 km. The trekking portion is about 38 km in a circuit starting and ending at Nayapul. This trek usually takes 3-4 days and passes through villages like Tikhedunga, Ulleri, Ghorepani, Tadapani, and Ghandruk. You’ll encounter the famous 3200 stairs between Tikhedunga and Ulleri. The rest of the trail winds through beautiful rhododendrons and oak forests until you reach Ghorepani.

Permits For Poon Hill Trek

Firstly, trekkers must issue a Tourist visa to Nepal. The permit can be received upon arrival at the entry points of Nepal, including the airport. As long as you have a valid passport, the visa is available for about USD 50.

Being a conversation area, you need a special trekking permit to enter the Ghorepani Poon Hill region. Some areas of Annapurna have been under conservation to preserve the local wildlife from extreme invasion. Yes, you need two permits to trek in this region. One is the TIMS card (Trekkers’ Information Management System), and the other is the Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP), which helps fund conservation efforts in the region.

  • TIMS card (Trekkers’ Information Management System):  A TIMS card is required for trekking in Nepal. It enhances safety and security during Himalayan treks. You can obtain your TIMS card from the Nepal Tourism Board office or any Trekking Agencies in Nepal. The cost is Rs. 2000 for foreigners and Rs. 1000 for SAARC nationals.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP): As a conservation area, you need a special permit to enter the Ghorepani Poon Hill region. The Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) permit costs USD 30 per person for foreigners and Rs. 200 per citizen of SAARC countries. This permit is necessary to support conservation efforts and preserve the region’s natural beauty.

Thankfully, MyEverestTreks does all the paperwork while you enjoy your time in Nepal. That’s why trekking with a Ghorepani Poonhill package is an easier option.

Accommodation and Food in Ghorepani

Did you know this short Poon Hill Ghandruk trek has become popular due to its comfortable accommodation? You can find great hotels, many teahouses, and facilities throughout the trekking trails.

During the trek, a teahouse with a basic twin-sharing bed is expected. The word “basic” means a bed, a mattress, a pillow, and a blanket—that’s all! Carrying your lightweight blanket/ sleeping bag is wise, especially for the winter trek.

Guesthouses in Ulleri, Ghorepani, and Ghandruk provide much better facilities than other top trekking places in Nepal. Almost all lodges have in-room plugs, Wi-Fi, and a hot shower. The bathrooms are mostly shared.

Nowadays, Ghorepani has a star hotel with an attached bathroom. Tadapani has a few cozy hotels run by locals and remains very crowded during the peak season. Make sure that you book your rooms in advance.

All the accommodations will be shared in Kathmandu and Pokhara. You will stay in a 3-star hotel with a private bathroom and hot shower. All basic amenities are available in the room. You might also switch to other 5-star hotels around the valley alone. However, we can assist you with the booking process.

This trek is a popular trail in Nepal, ensuring various food options. You’ll have three meals throughout the day: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. For breakfast, you can choose from options like oatmeal, cornflakes, French toast, eggs prepared in various styles, pancakes, and more.

Lunch and dinner offer similar choices, with the popular dish being Dhal Bhat. Additionally, you can enjoy noodles, dumplings, soups, pizza, roti, curries, and various potato, noodle, rice, bread, and egg dishes. With such a diverse selection, you will find delicious meals to refuel during your trek.

How to Prepare for Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Starting on a trekking holiday can feel overwhelming, especially if it’s your first time. However, by taking a simple, step-by-step approach, you can prepare yourself for your chosen trekking adventure. You must look after two major aspects before leaving for the Trek: The physical and Mental.

Focusing on the physical aspects like exercise, nutrition, and adapting to different terrains and weather conditions will make your journey easier. You should exercise to build endurance and strength, whether hiking, jogging, or cycling.

Fuel your body with nutritious meals and snacks to provide energy for long days of trekking. Additionally, vary your training environment to simulate the challenges you may encounter on the trek, such as uphill climbs, uneven terrain, and different weather conditions.

When mentally preparing for a trek, remember to pace yourself and listen to your body’s signals to avoid burnout or exhaustion. Consistency and persistence are key, so maintain a regular training schedule to build mental resilience and endurance.

Know what to expect on your trek, including its difficulty level, so you can mentally prepare for any challenges or surprises. By adopting a positive mindset, staying focused, and being adaptable, you can approach your trek with confidence and determination, ready to overcome any obstacles that come your way.

A Typical Day on Trek

A typical day of trekking begins with breakfast at our place of stay, where we fuel up for the day ahead. After breakfast, we set off on our hike, which usually lasts 6 to 8 hours.

We pause at scenic spots to admire the natural beauty, snap photos, and adore the peaceful atmosphere. These breaks allow us to catch our breath and appreciate the stunning surroundings.

For lunch, we stop at small restaurants or tea houses along the trail, where we refuel with a quick meal before continuing our journey. As evening approaches, we reach our destination for the night – a lodge or tea house along the trekking route.

Here, we settle in, enjoy a hearty dinner, and relax, reflecting on the day’s adventures. After dinner, we rest up, ready to recharge for another day of trekking ahead.

Best Time For Poon Hill Trek 

May is considered the best time for the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek for several reasons. The weather during May is typically clear and stable, offering excellent visibility of the surrounding mountain ranges, including the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.

Additionally, May marks the end of the spring season, when the rhododendron forests along the trekking trails are in full bloom, creating a colorful and enchanting atmosphere.

While May is an optimal time for the trek, spring (March to April) and autumn (September to November) also offer fantastic trekking conditions.

Guide and Porter

We offer experienced and reliable porters and guides for your trek in Nepal. Our team is strong and knowledgeable, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable journey. This short and moderate trek provides a comfortable trekking experience.

Please let us know if you need a porter, guide, or porter-guide for this trek. We are happy to provide friendly, honest, and well-understood support to meet your needs.

Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is crucial for trekking in Nepal. It guarantees your safety and covers any potential expenses during your journey. This insurance should include comprehensive coverage for medical and travel-related issues, as unforeseen accidents can happen anytime.

Given Nepal’s challenging terrain and high altitudes, having robust insurance coverage ensures that you will receive necessary medical treatment and evacuation if needed, providing peace of mind throughout your trekking adventure.

It’s important to ensure that your insurance plan covers all aspects of your trekking adventure. With adequate coverage, you can immerse yourself in Nepal’s breathtaking landscapes and cultural experiences without worrying about unexpected emergencies. By prioritizing your safety through proper insurance, you can enjoy the wonders of trekking in Nepal with confidence and peace of mind.

Low Adventure and most Prominent Trek in Nepal

The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is standout in Nepal for many reasons. It’s part of the famous Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) Trek, meaning even if you’re short on time, you can still enjoy the beauty of the Annapurna region. Plus, since you don’t climb too high, there’s less risk of altitude sickness, making it safer.

What’s more, the trek is just stunning. The paths are pretty easy, with gentle slopes and some small staircases. As you walk through colorful forests and charming villages and reach viewpoints like Poon Hill, you’ll be rewarded with incredible views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountains, making it a trek you won’t forget.

Why US

MyEverestTrip is a Nepalese Travel and Trekking Agency based in Kathmandu. We have been operating in different trekking regions for over a decade, traveling with hundreds of travelers worldwide.

With the pure intention to bring trekkers to Nepal’s safety and comfort, we have an entire team of travel planners, guides, and porters. We also have connections to hotels and restaurant lines all over Nepal to ensure that our trekkers get the best possible facilities.

So, here is the reason why you should travel with MyEverestTrip.

Customize Your Itinerary:

We have designed a well-planned Itinerary for all travel destinations around Nepal. However, this Itinerary is customizable as per the needs and requests of our trekkers. Just let us know when and how long you are staying so we can arrange the rest.

Our Expert Guide:

Although all travel agencies claim to have a good guide, many are not informed about the place you are traveling to. However, MyEverestTrip has its licensed guide in Nepal. They have been working in this field for over three decades, collecting all the information about the place/ culture and learning to keep the travelers safe. Also, our guide is good at the English language. We can even hire a guide who can speak Chinese and other European languages for trekking in Nepal upon special request.

Fair and reasonable Cost:

MyEverestTrip has been known for its very economic trek packages in Nepal. You can compare the price we offer with any other travel agency in Nepal and only book with us if you are satisfied with our cost. We try to include all needed expenses during the tour so that you will not be overwhelmed with hidden expenses after the packages are booked.

Your safety is our priority:

Obviously, the safety of our trekkers and team is the utmost priority of MyEverestTrip. Our guide and porters who shall accompany you for the trip will have their insurance. We also encourage Travel insurance for our trekkers. Our treks and trips have been so designed that you only walk an appropriate distance. In any case of emergency, you will always have our back.

Responsible and Eco-Friendly

MyEverestTrip operates with the belief in responsible tourism. This includes

  • We are transparent about the services covered on the trip. There shall be no hidden cost (informed in advance if there’s any)
  • We cover all the places promised before the trek (the trend of skipping places once you book the package has to be discouraged).
  • All our guides and porters are above 18yrs. We highly discourage child labor in the tourism industry
  • We do not leave any wastage behind on the trekking routes. We either dispose of the waste appropriately or carry it back with us and send it to the municipality
  • We do not engage in any activities that affect the people in the trek places of Nepal where we stay.

Map

According to our map, your journey begins with a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara. The flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara typically takes around 25 minutes. Your next destination is Nayapul, situated at 1070m; after reaching Nayapul, you will start your trekking journey as seen on the map from Nayapul to Tikhedhunga, located at an elevation of 1540m. During the route, you’ll pass through Birethati and reach Tikhedhunga. According to the map, Birethati is the middle point of Nayapul and Tikhedhunga. It takes 3-4 hours to reach Tikhedhunga from Nayapul.

As seen on the map, you’ll trek for Ghorepani Poon Hill from Tikhedhunga. It takes 6 to 7 hours to hike from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani Poon Hill. Ghorepani poon hill is the highest elevation of the trek, with a height of 2850m. As per the map, after Ghorepani, you’ll continue your journey to Tadapani at an elevation of 2610m. Trek for Tadapani takes almost 7 hours from Poon Hill Ghorepani. As shown on the map, your last trekking route is Ghandruk, at an elevation of 1940m. Trekking from Tadapani will take 3 hours. After finishing your trek, you’ll return to Pokhara. Pokhara is 3 hours away from Ghandruk by walking for 2 hours on foot and then by vehicle. After reaching Pokhara, you’ll leave for Kathmandu. Traveling by vehicle takes 8 hours, while flying takes only 25 minutes.

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We will provide you with a last-minute booking for the Everest base camp trek a 12-day itinerary. Even more, we have experienced guide porters and…

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Everest Base Camp Trek In November

Everest Base Camp Trek In November

The Everest Base Camp trek, which circumnavigates the path towards the foothills of Mount Everest, the highest peak in the world, is the epitome of…

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Everest Base Camp trek in october by trekkers

Unbelievable Everest Base Camp Trek in October

There might be hardly anyone who doesn’t know about the world’s highest alpine peak, Mt. Everest, which stands at an altitude of 8,848.86 meters (29,032…

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Top 6 Everest Trekking

Mesmerizing Top 6 Everest Trek In Nepal

MET offers Everest Trekking Packages like Everest Base Camp Trekking, Everest Gokyo Ri Trek, Everest Short Trek, Everest HIgh pass & Everest Cho-la Pass Trek.

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