Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek-10 Days 10 Days

USD $850/Person
Trip Code : KAT/ANA05
Accomodation : Lodge and Guest house
Duration : 10  Days
Grading : Easy
Max Altitude : 3210
Activity : Natural wonders
Starts at : Kathmandu
End at : Kathmandu
Trip Route : Ktm-Pokhara-Nayapool-Ulleri-Gorepani-Gandruk-Pokhara

Overview

This is  one of the short trip with beautiful trek,it is designed for those who would like to see mountains views in short  time duration.Just in 8 hrs drive and one more day trek from Kathmandu will take you to Gorepani to see the amazing  himalayan range.After having crystal natural beauty this short trip follows toward popular Gurung village named Gandruk.From Gandruk our reserved jeep will take us to Pokhara in only two hours. Pokhara is the place where many activities such as Paragliding,Zip flyer, Bunjee Jumping,Boating, Sightseeing around city, ultra light flight  are available as per your interest. We have extra day in pokhara for explore around.

TRIP HIGHTLIGHTS

  • various himalayan shrubs
  • Beautiful himalayan scenery of Mount Daulagiri,Annapurna , Machapuchre and so on
  • various cultures and traditions of gurung community
  • Gandruk Beautiful Gurung settlement
  • Poon hill, from where beautiful scenery of Annapurna himalayan range

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1400 Mtr/4592 Ft)and transfer to hotel


    Upon your arrival in Tribhuvan International Airort, Our  airport  representative will be there with name board  and drop us in hotel. After check in we may roaming out in Thamel,tourist hub in Kathmandu for some shoping of clothes or gears. . There will be a full trek briefing this evening .After that We will host the welcome dinner in excellent nepali restaurant.
 

Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu and preparation for trek


   After the breakfast our city tour guide with luxury vehicle will come to pick you up for the city sightseeing of some UNESCO world heritage sites including the historic Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of PashupatiNath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambhunath) and Buddhist shrine (BouddhaNath) which is one of the largest stupas in the world  for  half day.After that your free time for leisure and gear preparation for the trek.( Exchanging the money,shopping, gear check etc)
 

Day 3: Drive to Pokhara to Nayapul trek to Ulleri(2073 Mtr/6800 Ft)


     Our Journey begins today to western side of Nepal by drive in luxury vehicle to Pokhara, It takes about 6-7 hours.After get to Pokhara  we head  to  northward  via Vehicle for 2 more hour  till place called Nayapool. Our treks begins from Nayapool towards ulleri. We start our trek by following the Burungdi Khola upstream. After crossing  Tirkhedunga we start the long steep climb up a stone staircase through the neatly terraced hillsides to the top of Ulleri. Where we stop for the night stay

Day 4: Trek to Gorepani(2855Mtr/9364 Ft)


    The trail starts with entering rhododendron forest, passing many stone staircases, the mountain starts to appear. We continue up through Gorepani where we  arriving on lunch time. After lunch you can take your own time.
 

Day 5: Morning hike to Poon hill(3210 Mtr/10530 Ft ) and trek to Bhanthanti(2194 Mtr/7196 Ft))


    Early in the morning quick hike up to Poonhill view point, which takes 40 minutes walks from Gorepani. Spend there for moments to explore the views and take photos. As the sun emerges from behind the mountains the sky glows red and pink in the first rays of the sun and the panorama is surely one of the world's great mountain vistas.  After get down to Gorepani again , we take step towards Banthanti, Very quite place to stay. The trails goes steep climb about one hour in forest, then steep down all the way down to Banthati.
 

Day 6: Trek to Gandruk(1940Mtr/6363 Ft)


     Our journey begins with steep descending to the stream , cross the bridge again steep climbing about 30 minutes brings us to Tadapani. Then the trail goes  straight,  downward  zigzag with entering in thick  forest towards Gandruk, one of the popular and beautiful Gurung village. This is our last night in the village in this trip.
 

Day 7: Trek to Nayapul Drive to Pokhara


     We still have go down till Nayapul, sometimes get chance to ride the Jeep from Gandruk as well. From there we directly go to Pokhara. Pokhara is one of  the beautiful city of nepal , having lots of beautiful natural features as well as many kinds of adventure activities such as ultra light flying,boating, paragliding, bunjee jumping, Zip flying and so on. We can roam out for these varieties of activities in pokhara
 

Day 8: Rest Day in Pokhara and for varieties activities


      Pokhara is one of  the beautiful city of nepal , having lots of beautiful natural features as well as many kinds of adventure activities such as ultra light flying,boating, paragliding, bunjee jumping, Zip flying and so on. We can roam out for these varieties of activities in pokhara. We have sightseeing rest and sightseeing day in pokhara  for various places as  World peace pagoda, International mountaineering museum, Davis falls etc. You can do activities above as your interest.
 

Day 9: Flight to Kathmandu


    After the breakfast, we will be again transfer to airport for the  flight to Kathmandu. Trip is over now, you can take your own time for shoppinp,sightseeing and relaxing in Kathmandu.Thamel area is full of shops and restaurants and coffee shops for those who want a more relaxing day.We will have the farewell dinner in typical  Nepali restaurant  with nepali cultural music and dances to celebrate the successful completion of our journey.
 

Day 10: Final Departure for home.


      You will be transfer to airport for final departure to homeland.
 

What's included

  • All airport/hotel pick ups and drops within Nepal
  • Flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu
  • All trekking permits , TIMS card,Government and local taxes for the trek
  • All Meals (Breakfast , Lunch and DInner ) During the trek
  • 3 Star hotel accomodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable vehicle as per the itenerary
  • An experienced English speaking and government licensed trekking guide
  • Porter Services(2 Trekkers : 1 Porter)
  • Medical kit incase of Emergency
  • Insurance for Nepali Staffs
  • Sleeping Bag and Down Jacket for the trek
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Staffs Cost including their Salary, food , accomodation and equipments

What's not included

  • Nepal Visa Fee
  • Personal Trekking gears
  • International Flight fare
  • Lunch and Dinner in the city , extra night accomodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara in case of early arrival or late departure and early return from the trek due to any reason than the scheduled itenerary
  • Any rescue cost
  • Tips for Guide and Staffs
  • Personal Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses as phone calls, laundry , Bar, Battery charge, extra porter, shower and bottled or boiled water
  • Helicopter charter flight
  • Excess baggage charges ( can be carried only 15 Kg including in Airfare)

Good to Know

Head
  • Warm Hat
  • Cap
  • Face Mask / Muffler

Upper Body:
  • Wind stopper/Waterproof Jacket
  • Down Jacket
  • Fleece Jacket/ trousers
  • Thermol 
  • T-shirts
  • Woolen gloves/Water/wind proof gloves

Lower Body
  • Trekking Trousers(light weight long Paint)
  • Underwear
  • wind stopper/waterproof Paint
  • Fleece or woolen pants

Feet
  • Thin Lightwear/heavy poly or wool Socks 
  • Sandals
  • Trekking Boot
  • Gaiters
  • Spare Shoes

Accessories
  • Medium Rucksack (50-70 Ltr)
  • Small Day Pack
  • Personal Medical Kit
  • Chapstick/Sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Large Duffel bag
  • Trekking Pole
  • Spare batteries for Camera and Flash Light
  • Hand Towel
  • Head lamp with extra Batteries
  • Sun Glasses with UV protection
  • Suitcase (For stored in Kathmandu hotel for not needed   items for trek)

Fixed Departures

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2020-09-07
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2020-09-16
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2020-09-21
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2020-09-30
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