Annapurna Base Camp Trek via Ghorepani Poonhill

Duration: 14 Days   |  

Fascinating Annapurna base camp trek via Ghorepani Poonhill is considered as a best and scenic trek in Annapurna region. This trek is thoughtfully designed for those nature and adventure lovers who have a limit of time and want to explore the stunning sunrise view and hike to the world famous base camp. Annapurna base camp trek via Ghorepani Poonhill is one of our fantastic treks in Nepal; we invite you to join this trek for your wonderful experience in the Annapurna foothills.

Annapurna base camp trek via Ghorepani Poonhill is one of the most popular treks in Nepal, surrounded by the splendid peaks, including the breathtaking south face of Annapurna I (8,091m),situated in a natural amphitheatre which is quite simply spectacular. This trek commences from Pokhara with a short drive to the road head. We ascend well-trodden trails through terrace farming lands and traditional villages. As we climb through lush oak and rhododendron forests, across streams, rivers and past waterfalls, the world of snow and ice starts to unfold above us. This combination of pretty villages and terraced farming lands of millet and rice, coupled by the majestic speculate of Fishtail (6,997m), Annapurna I, Annapurna South and Hiunchuli (6,441m) make this trek an extremely rewarding journey.

We start our trek at Nayapul and hike on a pleasant trail passing through streams, villages, terrace farming lands and lush rhododendron forests. Our hike gets continue through the peace and quiet woods crossing several bridges to Ghorepani. We hike early in the morning to Poonhill, enjoy the majestic views of the Himalayas including Annapurna ranges and Dhaulagiri massif. The sunrise views from here are legendary. Poonhill is considered as a photographer’s paradise.
On our Annapurna base camp trek via Ghorepani Poon Hill, we decent from Poonhill to Tadapani, then to Chhomrong, this is a beautiful village on the lap of the Annapurna south provides majestic view of Fishtail Mountain. As the hike continues through Modi Khola valley towards the Sanctuary we are rewarded with views of towering peaks and vast rock. Ascend to Annapurna base camp (4100m) reveals the full splendor of a huge natural amphitheatre. Once we reach at base camp we get rewarded with 360 degree views of mountain peaks.
We trek back from ABC to Chhomrong and Ghandruk to Pokhara via Nayapul. Chill out the nights beside the lake. We drive or fly to Kathmandu.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m):
  • Day 02Drive or fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara, 200km/6 hours drive or 25 minutes flight:
  • Day 03Drive to Nayapul, trek to Ulleri (2,100m), 2 hours drive, 5 to 6 hours walking:
  • Day 04Trek from Ulleri to Gorepani (2,850), 5 to 6 hrs walking:
  • Day 05Morning, excursion to Poon hill (3,210m), trek to Tadapani (2,600m), 6 to 7 hours walking:
  • Day 06Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong (2,340m), 5 to 6 hours walking:
  • Day 07Trek from Chhomrong to Dovan(2,500), 5 to 6 hours walking:
  • Day 08Trek from Dovan to Machhapuchare base camp (3,700m), 5 to 6 hours walking:
  • Day 09Trek from MBC to Annapurna Base Camp (4,100m) and back to Bamboo, 8/9 hours walking:
  • Day 10Trek from Bamboo to Chhomrong, 5 to 6 hours walking:
  • Day 11Trek from Chhomrong to Ghandruk, 5 to 6 hours walking:
  • Day 12Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara, 5 hrs walk, 2 hrs drive:
  • Day 13Exploration day Pokhara:
  • Day 14Drive or fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu:
  • Day 15Final departure:
Detail Itinerary


  • The entire airport picks up and drops.
  • Standard hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast.
  • Necessary flights from Kathmandu to Pohkara return trips or one way.
  • Annapurna Conservation fee with trekking permit.
  • Tims card (trekking information management system card).
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking period.
  • Accommodation (Teahouse) during the trekking period.
  • English speaking guide and highly experienced staffs.
  • Staffs food, clothing, salary and their insurance.
  • All necessary grounded transportation.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Welcome and fare well dinner in Kathmandu serve by Ram Kumar.
  • Our service charges with VAT and Local / Government Taxes.


  • Sightseeing or any extra activities except the above program.
  • Personal nature expenses.
  • Bar bill and all kind of drinks.
  • Rescue & Evacuation.
  • Gratitude (tip) for staff.


Ram Kumar Adhikari
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