Ghandruk ghorepani trekking

Ghandruk ghorepani trekking

Ghandruk Ghorepani trekking is in Annapurna region, which is north-central part of Nepal. Ghorepani and Ghandruk are the two separate villages Development Committee. Ghorepani is famous for rhododendron forest as well as the fantastic panoramic sunrise, sunset view from Pun Hill 3210 meters which is one hour climbing from Ghorepani.

Ghandruk is a popular tourist place for trekkers in Annapurna area of Nepal, with easy trails and various accommodation possibilities, Gurung culture, Monastery, best views of the Annapurna Mountains including a beautiful massif view of Machhapuchhare, call "Fishtail" from Ghandruk.

Ghandruk Ghorepani treks offer the spectacular mountain scenery along with charming villages inhabited particularly by the Gurungs, Poon & Magars, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurna's with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Peak) dominating the skyline. One of the important highlights of this trip is to make a claim on Pun Hill, possibly the Most Spectacular Mountain scrapes on Earth. When the sun rises, it touches the snow-capped summits the Himalayan giants, Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and Annapurna (8,091m) along with a maze of other peaks, there gradually appear, just like magic that your eye could not believe. Beautiful and ornate village of Ghandruk, home of the Annapurna Conservation Area Project, Gurung Museum, culture and custom, Monastery are interesting to visit. Every day 3PM you have a chance to visit the ACAP project to discover at first hand the conservation work being carried out in Ghandruk village.

Ghandruk Ghorepani treks or know as Poon Hill Trek, start from beautiful tourist capital Pokhara after one day drive or 25 minutes fly from Kathmandu. Naya Pul mean new bridge is the original starting or ending point of Ghandruk Ghorepani trekking. The famous of Ghorepani trek is Gurung tropical village Ghandruk, where can be reach one day trekking from Pokhara. After three days trekking bring you the panoramic sunrise view from Poon Hill and continue two days walk to NayaPul than one and half an hour drive to Pokhara.

Day by day itinerary

Day 01: Arriving in Kathmandu transfer to hotel, final payment, meet staffs (BB).

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu adn final preparation for trekking (BB). 

Day 03: Travel to Pokhara by tourist bus, 200KM, 6 hours or 25 minutes flight, transfer to Hotel (BB).

Trekking Start 5 days

Day 04: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Ghandruk (1950m), 5 hours (B/L/D).

Day 05: Trek to Tadapani (2680m), 3.30 hours (B/L/D).

Day 06: Trek to Ghorepani (2850m) 5 hours (B/L/D).

Day 07: Poon Hill 1 hour and trek to Tikhedunga (1575m) 4 hours (B/L/D).

Day 08: Trek to Naya Pool 3 hours and drive to Pokhara, 1.30 hours (B/L/D).

Trekking Ending

Day 09: Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist coach 200km, 6 hours or 25 minutes flight (BB).

Day 10: Drop to Airport for your own way journey or next trip (BB). 

Note: Either you can visit Ghorepani first and than Ghandruk as well. You can end your trek in Pokhara as well.

Customizes your Trip:

If you only have a few days or perhaps a few weeks then will do our utmost to make your Nepal trip as readable as possible. Together we can create a unique experience that is tailored to you available time, interests, ability. The best season for Ghandruk Ghorepani trek is March to May and October to December (fair weather in Nepal) but this trek can be operate whole year. The trek can be operated in both teahouses and under the canvas on request, as well as being able to combine with some other activities such as white water rafting 1-2 days and Chitwan wildlife safari 2/3 days. All the itineraries are subject to change to suit your holiday.