Annapurna Base Camp Via Ghorepani Poonhill

Duration: 15 Days   |   Based on 1 Review

Fascinating Annapurna base camp trek via Ghorepani Poonhill is considered as the best and scenic trek in the 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 amphitheater 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 (6,997 m), Annapurna I, Annapurna South and Hiunchuli (6,441 m) 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 a photographers 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 a 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 (4100 m) reveals the full splendor of a huge natural amphitheater. Once we reach 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.

Highlights

  • A pleasant hike to the Base Camp of Annapurnas for an aerial 360-degree view after witnessing the gorgeous sunrise view from Poon Hill
  • Hike through the peace and quiet woods, farming lands and colorful villages crossing several bridges to Ghorepani.
  • Hike early morning to Poon hill, to enjoy the grand sunrise view as well as majestic vistas of Himalayan peaks including Annapurna ranges and Dhaulagiri massif.
  • Hike through Modi Khola towards the Sanctuary where you will feel blessed with the views of towering peaks and vast rocks.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m). Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 02Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara, 200km/6 hours drive or 25 minutes flight. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 03Drive to Nayapul, trek to Ulleri (2,100m), 2 hours drive, 5 to 6 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 04Trek from Ulleri to Gorepani (2,850), 5 to 6 hrs walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 05Morning, excursion to Poon hill (3,210m), trek to Tadapani (2,600m), 6 to 7 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 06Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong (2,340m), 5 to 6 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 07Trek from Chhomrong to Dovan(2,500), 5 to 6 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 08Trek from Dovan to Machhapuchare base camp (3,00m), 5 to 6 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 09Trek from MBC to Annapurna Base Camp (4,100m) and back to Bamboo, 8/9 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 10Trek from Bamboo to Chhomrong, 5 to 6 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 11Trek from Chhomrong to Ghandruk, 5 to 6 hours walking. Overnight at guesthouse.
  • Day 12Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara, 5 hrs walk, 2 hrs drive. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 13Exploration day Pokhara. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 14Drive or fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
  • Day 15Final departure:
Detail Itinerary

Inclusion

  • The entire airport picks up and drops.
  • Standard hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast.
  • Necessary flights from Kathmandu to Pohkara return trips.
  • 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.



 

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Useful Information

If Annapurna Base Camp trek via Ghorepani Poonhill itinerary could not meet your needs, we can design a tailor-made itinerary to suit your needs. It is also possible to combine with some other activities such as jungle safari and white water rafting.

Cost Details

Annapurna Base Camp trek via Ghorepani Poonhill itinerary package is an ideal journey for those who wish to explore the entire Annapurna Himalayas by doing a breathtaking hike to Annapurna Base Camp and the world-famous Poonhill viewpoint. During the hike to ABC and Ghorepani Poonhill, each and each stops provides decent guesthouses and mountain lodges.
How much cost for this group trek, contact us and let us know how many of you are there in your group to do this trip so that we can send you a quote and other information as per your group size and requirements.

Accommodation

In Kathmandu and Pokhara, we provide standard accommodations on bed and breakfast basis with a farewell dinner in Kathmandu host by Mr. Ram (Team leader). During the trek, you will be provided with neat and clean tea houses on a full board basis (breakfast, lunch, dinner and 3 cups of tea coffee a day as per your choice and comfort). Throughout the trek, guesthouses are comfortable as well as facilitated with attached bathrooms, shower facility, neat and clean bedsheets, pillow cover and well-managed bed with warm blankets and internet WIFI connections facilities.

Food during the trip

Food on a full board basis will be provided during the Annapurna base camp trek via Ghorepani Poon Hill. Three meals (Sherpa, Nepalese, and Tibetan, Continental, Italian and Indian dishes) a day will be served from the guesthouse menus cooked our master cook. Every day dinner and breakfast are used to take in the same guesthouse we spend the night. Lunch will be taken on the way to the destination. Reception, farewell dinner with culture show will be provided during your stay in Kathmandu.

Guides and Porters

Annapurna base camp trek via Ghorepani Poonhill will be led by our knowledgeable and experienced trek leaders. The trekking leaders, guides for this trek are carefully selected on the basis of their experience, knowledge about the region and leadership skills. Our trekking guides and crew have taken the following training

  • First Aid Training
  • Trekking Guide Training
  • English Language
  • Climbing  and Mountaineering
  • Conservation and Biodiversity

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