Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal

About Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek in Nepal is the popular short Annapurna Trekking Route. It is widely known as the Annapurna Sunrise Trek as well. There are numerous blissful walking routes in Nepal. Trekkers can get a plethora of mountain wilderness and multiethnic culture. Among these trekking routes, Poon Hill Trek stands tall. The trail is full of diverse natural wonders and cultural grandeur. Within a week’s time, trekkers can get the chance to encounter people, vegetation, mountains and more. Therefore, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is the worthy travel route to take while planning to do a holiday in Nepal.

Poon Hill Trek journey follows the Annapurna Base Camp Trek itinerary. The recent road network expansion within the Annapurna Conservation Area (ACAP) has shortened the trekking route. However, one can start trekking from the original route as well. This agency’s travel planners rather recommend trekkers to use the latest route. It avoids the dusty hilly road route. Once trekkers land in Pokhara the jeep drive to Hille takes place. Walking starts on the day itself. Trekkers walk from Hille to Ulleri. This saves the time of uphill walking from Tikhedhunga to Ulleri. Moreover, the route from Hille to Ulleri is relatively comfortable and flat too. The most challenging day is when trekkers start their journey towards Ghorepani from Ulleri. The trail is completely uphill walking. Even if the trail requires immense physical fitness trekkers might forget all the pain. The green lush forests, chirping sound of birds and cool breeze of mountain fresh air keep all awake. The fresh stream and the hordes of donkeys train on the trail keep all busy. Finally at the top of Ghorepani, one can behold the beautiful skylines of mountains.

The panoramic view of mountain amalgamated with the scenic village of Gurung/Magars is worth spending thousands. The final destination the Poon Hill (3210 m) is achieved early in the morning with the sole purpose of witnessing the sunrise. More than dozens of mountains welcome trekkers. The sun rays kissing the tip of the snow-capped mountains is a pure serene sight to watch. Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Gangapurna, Himchuli, etc. looks spectacular in the morning sunshine. Trekkers then trek to Ghandruk after a night’s stop in Tadapani. End the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek in Nepal on a high note at Ghandruk. This model Gurung Village of Nepal is scenic as well as full of cultural features. Relish the last day of trekking in Nepal with the locals. The delicacies and folk songs are simply irresistible. Book the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek in Nepal with us. Enjoy Nepal’s most popular short trekking route with great hospitality and impeccable services.


  • Sightseeing in world’s heritage sites in Kathmandu valley
  • City of Natural beauty, Pokhara
  • Reaching up to 3100 miter altitude Poonhill
  • Panoramic mountain range and the ethnic village of Nepal
  • Involve in cultural show performed by locals 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu. (1350m)
  • Day 2Drive to Pokhara (6 Hours – 910m)
  • Day 3Drive to Nayapool and Trek to Ulleri (5/6 Hours – 1960m)
  • Day 4Trek to Ghorepani (4 Hours – 2860m)
  • Day 5Morning hike to Poonhill (3193m) and trek to Tadapani (6/7 Hours – 2630m)
  • Day 6Trek to Ghandruk village (5/6 Hours – 1940m)
  • Day 7Trek down to Nayapool and drive back to Pokhara. (7 Hours)
  • Day 8Day in Pokhara. Exploration
  • Day 9Drive back to Kathmandu and rest (6 Hours – 1350m)
  • Day 10Day in Kathmandu exploration.
  • Day 11Final Departure
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