2 Days Poonhill Trek From Pokhara

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  • 2 Days
Price per personUS$189
We Offer Group Price
No. of peoplePrice P.P
1 - 1 US$ 250
2 - 2 US$ 189
3 - 5 US$ 145
6 - 10 US$ 140
11 - 16 US$ 115
18 April, 2021
$250 x 1 guests:
$250

Total
$250
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  • Trip Duration2 Days
  • Difficulty LevelEasy
  • Best SeasonMarch/ Apr/May/Jun/Sep/Oct/Nov/Dec
  • Max Altitude3210 M

Overview

Short Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek 2 Days is a perfect short trek in the Annapurna region. This guided short trek is a comparatively easy and comfortable hike for anyone. This trek is designed as an alternative way for those adventure seekers who do not have enough time for Annapurna Base Camp Trek or Everest Base Camp Trek but still have a desire to witness captivating views of the Himalayas and stunning scenery. Join us and be part of this guided Short Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek for 2 Days. We Alpine Ramble Treks will be pleased to be your travel partner and help you make lifelong memories.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek –2 Days is a short magical trek that offers majestic views of glorious Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,993 m), Mt. Himchuli (6,441 m), Mt. Nilgiri (7,061 m), and many other Himalayan mountains. Along with that, you will get to see lush forests, traditional villages of Gurung and Mager people, and diverse flora & fauna.

Short Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek 2 Days is suitable for anyone with a normal level of physical fitness. You do not need to have previous trekking experience to go on this trek, which means Short Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is an ideal package for beginner trekkers as well.

2 Days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek begins from Tikhedhunga after a scenic drive either from Kathmandu or Pokhara. Tikhedhunga is a starting point of our trek, and from here, we will be crossing the streams and waterfalls coming from the glaciers and snowfields high above. Further, the trail will take us through terraced farmlands and dense rhododendron & oak forests. In addition to these trips, we have a final push up to Poon Hill from Ghorepani. After a decent hike from Ghorepani, you will reach Poonhill. From Poon Hill, we can see the amazing views of majestic Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges with a glorious sunrise view over these striking mountains.

Note: To start this trek, the 2 days Annapurna Sunrise View Trek can be organized either way from Kathmandu or Pokhara. If you are willing to start this trek from Pokhara, then you have to meet your guide at Pokhara and drive to Nayapul. However, if you would like to start this trip from Kathmandu with a limited timeframe it’s possible, but then you need to take a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and follow the original trip itinerary.

If you have a holiday for more than a week then you may opt for our Annapurna Base Camp Trek - 8 Days, Annapurna Base Camp Trek - 12 Days, or Short Annapurna base camp trek to enjoy the more spectacular scenery of the Himalayas.


For more information/immediate answer about your trip questions or concerns please Contact Us at WhatsApp: +977 9813593530 ( Dil ) or drop us an inquiry at [email protected]

See our following programs of Ghorepani Poon Hill trek,

Ghorepani poon hill trek -5 Days 

Ghorepani poon hill trek -7 Days

Free- Benefits Of This Trek

  • Free Airport transportation on arrival and departure days (We will pick you up and drop you off) 
  • Trekking equipment such as the Sleeping bag, Down jacket, and walking poles (rental is included if needed)
  • Duffle bag if required  (Optional) 
  • Souvenir: Trekking route map/browser and printed ART's hiking T-shirt
  • An Oximeter to measure your Oxygen and Pulse at a high altitude to find out the accurate health condition while you are trekking in the mountain.

Highlights

  • Trekking through the beautiful villages of Gurunad, Magar, and Thakali
  • Enjoy the charming Mountain views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges
  • Witness a panoramic view and sunrise from Poon hill
  • Flora and fauna

Itinerary

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  • Trekking Lodge
  • 6 hrs
  • Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • 2810 m
  • 5 hrs
  • Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • 850 m

Trip inclusion

  • International Airport- Hotel- Airport pick up and drop off by private car/Jeep/ Hiace.
  • Meals on the full-board basis (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner/ the main course) during the trek in the mountain.
  • Alpine Ramble’s experienced, government licensed, English speaking trekking guide.
  • Local strong porter to help the trekkers luggage during the trek (1 porter = 2 trekkers with limited weights ‘10kg each max’) 
  • All salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance for the guide.
  • All necessary papers including Annapurna conservation area permit and TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System) fee.
  • Trekking equipment such as the Sleeping bag, and down jacket on request (optional)
  • Trekking lodges (Tea House) throughout the trek 
  • Assistant guide for the group 8 or above
  • Kathmandu- Pokhara- Kathmandu by tourist bus
  • Private vehicle from Pokhara- Nayapul- Pokhara by taxi/Jeep/car
  • Supplementary snacks: energy bar, crackers, and cookies, etc.
  • Seasonal fresh fruits desert every evening after dinner.
  • Appreciation of certificate after the successful trek.
  • Farewell Dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional music and dance
  • Alpine Ramble’s complimentary free T-shirt/  route map and a duffel bag (if required)
  • Oximeter to measure your oxygen and Pulse level during the trek in the mountain, it’s very useful for all the trekkers to be aware of the high altitude sickness.
  • Compressive first aid box (Guide will carry it throughout the trek).
  • Emergency rescue operation assistance in arranging in case of complex health condition (funded by your Travel Insurance)
  • All government, Local taxes/ vat and official Expenses
  • Nepal entry visa fees (you can easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu). $25 USD for 15 days Visa.
  • Extra accommodation and meals behind schedule (Foods and accommodations before or after the trek) 
  • Extra drinks as alcoholic & non-alcoholic such as Fanta, Coca-cola, sprite, water, beer, etc.
  • Additional cost by out of management control due to the landscape, weather condition, illness, change of government policies, strikes, and physical condition, etc.
  • Personal expenses such as snacks, laundry, telephone, WIFI, hot shower, etc at tea houses on a trek.
  • Travel insurance which has to cover emergency rescue evacuation from the high-altitude 
  • Personal trekking equipment for this trek 
  • Tips for guide and staffs (Tipping is expected
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the Price Include section of this trek.

Trip Info

Foods on Poon Hill Trek

Common Breakfast options - Tibetan Breads (a fried bread in oil, it’s also named by Gurung bread in Annapurna area), Chapati with Cheese (dry bread- a local wheat bread), Oatmeal, French toast with jam, honey and peanut butter, Corn Flakes, Hashed brown, fried, Scrambles and boiled eggs, pancakes, porridge with milk, Muesli, Vegetable items and any kind of hot drinks are available except espresso, Americano

Common Lunch options – different verity of Thukpa (noodle soup), Dahl and Bhat (Nepalese local meal), Momos ( dumplings), Tibetan / chapatti bread, Macroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, a verity of soups, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, burgers and Pizza, yak steak and desserts items.

Common Dinner options- Momos (dumplings) different verity of Thukpa (noodle soup), Dahl and Bhat (Nepalese local meal), Tibetan / chapatti bread, Macroni, Spaghetti, Sherpa Stew, a verity of soups, steaks, potatoes items, Sandwiches, Pizza, rice with curry, spring rolls, Raman soups, burgers and Pizza, yak steak, desserts items, hot and cold drinks are available on the menus on tea house, the menu’s selected meals are fresh and healthy with hygienic specialists by the mountain for the mountain trekkers.

Deseret and Snack options,- Rice Pudding, Apple pie, fruits snicker, mars bar, popcorns, cake, and pastries, etc.

Hot Drink options – Varieties of hot drinks like black/milk coffees, black/mint/ginger/Green/ lemon honey teas, hot chocolates, hot mango juice, hot oranges juice, hot pineapple juice, etc.)

Water on trek

The water on a trek is available at every trekking lodges or shopping shops along the way, buying a regular bottle of mineral water costs 1-3 USD per litter. Annapurna region has plenty of water sources to get the water as you can also refill the water from the random taps or water source, refilling waters from any of those sources is potable but it will be fine to drink with a Lifetraw or using the water purification pills – at least 2-4 L water per day is recommended to drink that keeps you hydrated.

Accommodation Facts 

Accommodations on the mountain are simple in tea hoses/ Trekking Lodges. The rooms come usually in double occupancy with a wooden bed, blankets, mattresses, pillows, attached bathrooms (not everywhere), and the view is spectacular from the rooms of mountain tea houses. Likewise, single rooms are available ( except Himalaya and ABC) and they will be provided for solo female travelers.

Passport and Visa

If you are traveling to Nepal you need to have a visa to enter Nepal. However, the arrival visa is available at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu's where you can simply get On Arrival Visa” and you must enter Nepal within six months from the visa issued date. Your total stay is counted starting from the day you enter Nepal.

You will be charged $40 USD as visa application fees for 30 days tourist visa to the forefingers except for Chinese and India. For those tourists who have Indian and Chinese passports then you do not need a visa (Free Visa)!

Extra personal expenses

During the trek, all your foods are included in the package (Lunch, Breakfast, and Dinner with hot drinks), the foods will be served as per package program and besides that, any personal and Barbier bills would be extra.

 

Transportations

Alpine Ramble provides all the necessary transportation for your trip including free arrival and departure transportation services. On your arrival, you will be warmly welcomed by our airport representative by traditional flower then you will be reassigned to the respective Hotel. Similarly, we will also provide private vehicles for the city tour like Kathmandu valley sightseeing, Nagarkot Sunrise view tour, or any others in Nepal on request.

Booking and payment process

Alpine Ramble Treks (P) Ltd. is a government authorized and registered trekking and adventure operator based in Nepal. The company registered number is 178805/074/075. We are also associated with various local and international tourism associations, therefore, any adventure interested persons are heartily welcomed to be booked and be part of our family now, we treat you as family members while traveling with us. we called mountain family, home away from home with us.

To process a trip booking with us, you're required to deposit 10 % of the full trip cost in advance to the prior of time to make sure all the reservations such as Hotels, guides, trekking permits, transportation, etc. the remaining of the payment can be easily made to us on your arrival by credit cards or in cash - cash would be much appreciated. At the same time, we would also like to request you to send all the required documents such as passport, travel insurance copies, and flight details at the time of booking.

Last-minute booking

The last-minute booking can be made by any interested travelers a day before the trip gets started. Moreover, the payment should be made 100% if you are booking this for the last minute and the booking can be made directly through the online form or, sending us an email, messages on Whatsapp, or by calling. But, Last minute booking may not be acceptable for Bhutan and Tibet trips.

We look forward to experiencing this trip with you in the land of the mighty mountains, and the place of Lord Gautama Buddha

Reviews

  • Rose Doung - November 21, 2018

    I highly recommend Dil ( Who was our guide) for his kindness, patience and knowledge. We had a great time during our trip and enjoyed his company as well as the great scenery of Nepal. Namaste to Alpine 

     

    Rose

    France