Budget Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Budget Trekking package is popular trekking in Annapurna region offers low budget trekking options. Budget Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is designed in low cost package with all necessary service. This trekking offers only compulsory service and allows you to select services in your own.

Since its ease of accessibility, the Poon Hill walk is becoming more and more well-liked in the Annapurna Sanctuary. For individuals who are new to hiking and wish to experience trekking in Nepal, this is an excellent path to walk. Three or four days can be spent on the hike. There are plenty of eateries and guesthouses along the well-marked route. When preparing to tackle a more difficult route, such as the Annapurna Circuit trek or the Annapurna Base Camp trek, the Poon Hill trail is a great place to start.

Hiring a licensed guide is mandatory for all foreign trekkers visiting Nepal starting on April 1, 2023. Trekking on your own is essentially prohibited these days. Your remaining options are to either hire a guide or sign up for a tour. Once you’re in Nepal, you can try to arrange for a guide; just be sure the guide is reputable and licensed. Alternatively, you might pre-book the walk with a firm. In this instance, they will organize a guide and plan every aspect of your vacation, including transportation. I can’t speak from personal experience because we have never utilized any companies for trekking in Nepal, but I have located a few excursions that have received positive ratings and may be worth checking out.

Highlights of Poon Hill Trek

  • Low budget trekking package
  • Sunrise view from Poon Hill
  • Ghorepani Village explore
  • Exciting views of landscape
  • Trekking through farming lands

Overview

Budget Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is 5 days short trekking from Pokhara. It is one of the most exciting and breathtaking trekking and consider as the evergreen trekking route in Nepal. This budget trekking to Ghorepani leads you to the wonderful historic ethnic villages and first-rate mountain scenario.

Poon Hill Short Trekking Route

Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking is the smooth trekking fulfills your dream to see the glimpse of snow-capped mountain peaks. A short trekking which revel in the Himalayan subculture which provides the lifetime experience. So, it is a famous trek as it is the fast and smooth trek. The path passing alongside the Modi Khola from Kyumi and leads to Ghandruk, which is also connected from Nayapul. Ghandruk is a large stunning village with excellent views of the Annapurna south peak taking to Tadapani and then head west to Ghorepani. The trail maintains thru patchwork valleys, dense mossy past icy waterfalls. Budget Trek to Ghorepani Poonhill additionally offers picturesque mountain villages, forests of brilliant rhododendrons, and an expansion of ethnic corporations and cultures. This complete excellent element makes it a remarkable advent to trekking in Nepal.

Budget Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking is timely suitable and you could enjoy this superb journey in Nepal Trekking Tour. Ghorepani trekking region has been a fascinating village, inhabited by the bravest and legendary moral institution of Nepal named Gurungs with the unique culture and sound hospitality. The landscape of the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna peaks from the vantage Poon Hill viewpoint [3190m] above Ghorepani are the most incredible mountain escapes on earth. The Hill point mesmerizes with a heavenly view of sunrise and golden coloration perspectives of Annapurna ranges. Poon Hill easy trek is brief trekking trail giving an opportunity to view the terrific Mountains which are above 8000m including prominent Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri and a few other such as Nilgiri, Machhhapuchhure, Lamjung Himal, Himchuli. Also, you may be astounded by way of the inexperienced hills. From Ghorepani, the trail descends steeply to Nayapul.

The abrupt variant in altitude determined in the way of Annapurna Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek makes it exciting. A Dense forest of rhododendron with hundred’s species of birds, plants, and faunas with deep sub-tropical valleys has made the Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking so special. Similarly, it gives several styles of colorful orchids which can be on show at the side of a clear view of the towering expanse of Mt Annapurna. Annapurna Region Trek can be one of the adventurous treks for those who wish to explore the distinct tradition and heritages, awesome Nepalese lifestyle, views of Himalaya, rewarding nature. On our complete trek, we use the mountain lodges referred to as the tea houses for our feedings and accommodation. You may feel so surprising natural splendor and this journey may be a lifetime memory.

Itinerary

After breakfast in pokhara ,your journey to Annapurna Ghorepani Poon Hill trek begins. Our journey starts from 1 and half hour drive to Nayapul. From Nayapul we ascend through first on a staircase and the river on a wide, stone-paved trail to a large and prosperous town Birethanti (1000m). The trekking trail now follows winding bamboo forests and waterfalls with plunge pools which may invite you for a refreshing swim. Beyond a pasture used by pony caravans, the trail reaches a small village Sudami, where you can have your quick lunch. After lunch ascend steadily up the side of the valley to reach Hille (1510m) and after a short walking, you will arrive at Tikhedunga, where you will spend the overnight at tea house.

The trail now move ahead through Tikhedunga River on a suspension bridge, then drops and crosses the Bhurungdi Khola on a large bridge at 1520m. The trail ascends on a stone staircase that is said to have more than 3300 steps. The unrelenting staircase continues to the large Magar village of Ulleri (2080m). From Ulleri the trail gently climbs through pastures and cultivated fields. You walk up beside the cascading river through refreshingly cool oak and Rhododendron forest. The trail crosses two sparkling clear streams, a small ridge, and another stream before making a short climb to Nangathanti (2460m). We have a little rest with lunch here at Nangathanti. Thyen trail head towards destination Ghorepani (2750m) in about an hour past Nangathanti. There we will have the night stay at the tea house.

Before the dawn sharp in the morning the team will head towards Poon Hill (3210m), one of the best Himalaya viewpoints in Nepal, provides an unobstructed view of the sunrise over the high Himalayas. The spectacular panorama stretches from Dhaulagiri I (8167m) and Tukuche (6920m) to Nilgiri (6940m), Annapurna South, Annapurna I (8091m), Hiuchhuli (6441m) and Tarke Kang (7193m). Gangapurna (7454m), Lamjung Himal (6986m) and the Mt. Fishtail (Machhapuchhre 6997m) make your breath and eyes caught. Watching the beautiful sunrise is a defining moment with lots of pleasure and peace.
After breakfast, our trek to Tadapani starts. A short early morning climb to the Deurali pass for a spectacular panorama over Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. The trail descends steeply through the dense moss-covered forest with rich bird life to Tadapani which also provides a close-up sunset view.

Today the trekking trail descends steeply through rhododendron forests to Baise Kharka. You can encounter monkeys and wide varieties of birds. The right-hand trail makes a short, steep descent among rocks to a stream crossing then leads out a ridge towards Ghandruk. Ghandruk is the second largest Gurung village in Nepal. You can explore the maze-like streets of this thriving Gurung settlement. Enjoying a good mountain view of Annapurna South and Fishtail, you can spend an overnight here in the guest house.

The trail descends through small hamlets, terraced rice fields and subtropical forests giving a very beautiful glimpse. We will mostly follow the ever-flowing Modi Khola with an easy and pleasant walk to Birethanti. The trail makes a flat- steep descent alongside to the stream. The descent becomes more easier as the route reaches Banthanthi. We continue our walk to Nayapul and catch a private vehicle to get to Pokhara. Where you will have the night stay and last meet up with your guide and porter.

Price Includes

  • Airport Pick and Drop via Private Transport
  • 2 night stay at the hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast with twin sharing basic.
  • 2 night stay at the hotel in Pokhara including breakfast with twin sharing basic.
  • All government taxes and Annapurna conservation entry fees.
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu via Tourist Bus
  • TIMS CARD (Trekking Information Management System).
  • Required number of experienced English speaking guides and support staff (we pay for their daily wages, insurances, trekking equipment, food and accommodation).
  • 7 days porter wages and his insurances/meals/accommodation/equipment
  • 7 days guide wages and his insurances/meals/accommodation/equipment
  • Rescue arrangement in emergency situation & worst weather condition
  • 6 nights Lodge accommodation during the trek on tea house services.
  • Necessary ground transportation depending upon your request (via tourist bus or private vehicle).
  • Trekking Ending Point to Pokhara
  • Trekking Starting Point to Pokhara
  • Trekking poles, sleeping bag/duffle bag (we provide these if necessary).
  • Trekking maps.
  • Rubbish disposal.
  • Our service charge and government taxes.

Cost Exclude

  • All meals in Kathmandu and during trekking
  • Extra Hotel Night stay in Kathmandu.
  • Extra Hotel Night stay in Pokhara.
  • Tips to guides and support staff.
  • Additional costs in case of emergency (You must have adequate travel insurance to cover any kind of emergencies, such as ground transportation & Heli recue/medical/hospitalization. Medical etc).
  • Your International flight ticket airfare
  • Energetic chocolate/energy drinks/alcohol/mineral water/cigarettes/packing food snacks etc
  • Additional medication for altitude sickness (Acetazolamide etc).
  • Personal expenses and any other unforeseen expenses, such as Laundry/WIFI on trek/phone call
  • Personal trekking equipment.
  • Nepal entry visa fees which can get up on your arrival in Kathmandu airport
  • Sightseeing tour and All the entrance fees of temple in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned herein.
1. How difficult are the treks?

It depends on the individuals’ adaptation of walking in any situation and at any circumstances. It depends on the location and choice of trekkers. Both difficult as well as easy treks are available. Difficulty of the treks depends on the region of the trek and duration of it. Shorter treks tend to be easier while longer ones require some physical fitness.

2. How safe Women traveling alone with your company?

Completely, we assure the safety and security of the women travelling with us. We will provide the privacy that the women need. We will also give you a personal room on lodge and personal tent for camping while trekking.

6. What type of insurance should I have before come to Nepal? Can I get it there?

For coming to Nepal you should have both medical and Rescue evacuation insurance. Yes you can get it here too, but we recommend purchasing it in your own country to avoid any last minute hassle and basal.

7. When should I travel to Nepal?

In Nepal it rains a lot between Junes to August. You too can enjoy great treks during this period of year in rain shadow region. But if you planning for more popular trek autumn and spring is the best time. As during this period climate will be moderate and will favorable for the trekking.

8. What kinds of banking facilities in Nepal?

Nepal has modern banking facilities having branches of some international bank. Almost all foreign currency along with credit card such as American Express, Visa and Master card are accepted. Nepal also has ATM facilities.

9. When should I book my trip?

We suggest you to book your trip in advance to avoid the disappointment and hassles. We too will make an effort to accommodate last minute bookings but some time due to the last minute planning we may unintentionally make few mistake which may offend you so it will be better to do advance booking.

10. Is someone going to meet me at the airport? Are transfers included?

Yes, our agency representative will pick you from airport. We will be displaying our placard of your name with our agency name.

11. How much spending money should I bring?

This depends on the destination you will be at and package, facilities you may choose . However our trip profile will give you information about how to budget form additional meals, optional excursions and extra expenses that might occur in any specific trip.

12. Does your company help to arrange domestic flight, international flight, hotel bookings and other services?

Since we are Nepal based company we refer to arrange your international flights from your home town. But domestic flight ticket will be included in our package. Other help like river rafting, city guided tour, mountain flight, jungle safari will be provided according to your necessities.

13. What is the physical conditioning level needed for trekking?

If you are in good physical condition then you do not require any hiking experience for short trekking. But if you are planning for the longer ones then you should do long day hikes at your home.

14. Is a Trekking permit needed?

Permit is not required for trekking in Everest, Annapurna, Langtang and some other regions. However, conservation permits or National park permits are required. There are few restricted trekking areas in Nepal where trekking permits are required.

15. Are the food / water safe to eat / drink?

All the meals are prepared with high standards of hygiene, fruit and vegetables are soaked in iodine before preparation. Most of lodges serve boiled and filter water which is safe. It is also possible to buy the bottle of mineral water in the trek.

16. What happens if there is an emergency?

All of our guides are trained with first aid and have basic idea about the physical problems that may arise during trekking. If an emergency occur then we will cover initial expenses of rescue operation as these expenses will need to be recovered from your insurance company. For minor cases there are health posts established by foreign doctors and many are staffed by overseas personnel.

17. What are your payment terms?

You need to pay 30% of total price as advance deposit to conform reservation before arriving to Nepal. Rest of the payment can be paid after arrival.

18. Can we bring some food from home?

You can bring power bars, cereal bars and similar high energy foods, powder Gatorade is also recommended to fight dehydration.

19. Is there any communication when we are on the mountain?

In the way in many villages along the popular trekking routes you can find telephones from where you can make international calls. And now a days we have the internet facilities most of the trekking destination.

20. What’s the difference between trekking, hiking and mountain climbing?

You can do all three activities in Nepal, but they are quite different things. Trekking is a multi-day walk, where you stay overnight (or several nights) at the place you’ve walked to.
Hiking generally refers to a one-day walk. It might be two hours or eight, but if it takes place within a single day, it’ll probably be referred to as a hike.
Mountain climbing is another thing entirely. It takes special equipment, training and comes with more risk. Neither trekking nor hiking require any special skill, other than the ability to walk.

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Budget Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek