Annapurna Sunrise View Trek

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Annapurna Sunrise view trek is the best choice for travelers who prefer a comfortable trek, in the Annapurna foothills. During this trek, you can enjoy the grand sunrise view and stunning mountain ranges of Annapurna Himalayas including Fishtail, Annapurna I, Hiunchuli, Nilgiri and Dhaulagiri massif. We heartily welcome you to pack your bags and join our Annapurna sunrise view trek and hike up all the way up to Poonhill (3210m) to witness the magical sunrise.

Annapurna sunrise view vacation is not a hard trek and follows through ethnic villages and rhododendron forests. Since the Annapurna Sunrise view holidays is an altitude-free trek, it is highly recommended to kids from the age of 10 years old and even 80-year-old seniors. The Annapurna Sunrise view trek commences at the popular tourist hub and the serene lakeside city of Pokhara which showcase some of the best views of the Himalayas. After an hour of driving from Pokhara city through the bumpy and dusty roads, we start our trekking after we get to Dhampus village. The Annapurna sunrise view trek is filled with natural beauty. Hence, it is true that natural beauty rewards us in each and every footstep.

During the Annapurna sunrise view family trek, we get the chance to indulge and immerse ourselves in a variety of ethnic cultures, ancient traditions, religions and people with their daily lifestyles. The ultimate destination of the Annapurna Sunrise view trek is Poonhill where the sunrise and sunset view are marvelous. The main places that we trek through are Dhampus, Pothana, Ghandruk, Tadapani, and Ghorepani to Poonhill. During the Annapurna Sunrise view trek, you not only get the chance to witness the charming sunrise, but you also have an opportunity to enjoy the best views of a few of the highest mountains which are Fishtail (6997m), Annapurna I (8091m), Dhaulagiri (8167m) Gangapurna, Hiunchuli and Annapurna south. 

Highlights

  • Enjoy family holidays, short hike, trekking with Kids, marvelous sunrise from Poon Hill, experience ethnic culture and diverse landscapes
     

Outline Itinerary

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Day 1:Arrive at Kathmandu Airport (1,350m):

Upon your arrival at Kathmandu airport, one of our guides will greets you and transfer to hotel. In the evening join the welcome dinner at a typical Nepali restaurant with live culture show. We will introduce your guide and give you short briefing about trek. Overnight at hotel.  

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude:1,350m

Morning breakfast at hotel, rest day or a full day sightseeing around UNESCO Bhaktapur / Kathmandu where your guide will escort you on a tour of Buddhist and Hindu temples and shrines is reflecting ancient local traditions. Overnight at hotel. 

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude:1,350m

We take a scenic drive from Kathmandu through countryside to Pokhara, this is about six hours journey. Or take a mountain flight via the northern Himalayas to Pokhara. In the Evening stroll around Lakeside and enjoy the dinner at one of best eating place. Overnight at hotel. 

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Pokhara

After breakfast at hotel, about 30 minutes drive to Phedi our trekking starting point. The trail is through a forested valley, in parts along a ridge. On the way we can have majestic views of the mountains, and they continue to improve from this point. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Dhampus
  • Maximum Altitude:1,750m

After breakfast, we start a relatively easy day’s walk, descending a stone stair case, then a climb through forests to a ridge. Pass streams, fields, and a village school and cross a suspension bridge. Finally we reach the white washed stoned buildings. Overnight at tea house. 

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Landruk
  • Maximum Altitude:1,620m

Arrive A huge Gurung village Ghandruk at 1940m is the second largest Gurung village in this region and explore the maze like streets of this thriving Gurung settlement, we can have a good view of Annapurna south and fishtail. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Ghandruk
  • Maximum Altitude:1,940m

After breakfast, we continue trek to Tadapani through the dense forest, Tadapani which provides us a close up sunset view. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Tadapani
  • Maximum Altitude:2,660m

It will be about 5 to 6 hour walking passing through deep pine and rhododendron forest with some small waterfalls. We have first glimpse of Dhaulagiri massif before reaching Ghorepani. Overnight at guest house in Ghorepani. 

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Ghorepan
  • Maximum Altitude:2,800m

Early morning about 1 hour hike up to Poon hill, this is the best spot to see the splendid view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri as well as Sunrise. A Big crowd of tourists will be there in the morning time. After spending wonderful time in Poon Hill then trek down to Ghorepani after breakfast trek down to Tikhe Dhunga. Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Tikhedhunga

From Tikhedhunga, the trail goes all the way down to Birethanti then drive to Pokhara. Overnight in hotel.

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Pokhara
  • Maximum Altitude:825m

Breakfast at hotel, we take a tourist bus ride to Kathmandu of a 25 minute mountain flight via northern Himalayan side to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu. 

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu

Breakfast will be at hotel, today is free day for shopping and rest on your own. In the evening join the farewell dinner at a typical Nepali restaurant and celebrate your great trek with a local meal and drinks. Overnight at hotel.  

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu

After breakfast, we will transfer you to international airport for your flight back to home. We wish you have a safe and sound flight back home. Hope to see you again in the future. 

    Inclusion

    • The entire airport picks up and drops.
    • Standard hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast.
    • Necessary flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara return trip 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 (guest house) 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.


     

    Useful Information

    Special Offer for Annapurna Sunrise View Trek 

    If the group size is above 4 people we offer a special price on the Annapurna Sunrise view Trek cost, and for online booking, we have easy, fast, cheap and secure online payment platforms.

    Annapurna Sunrise View Trek Note 

    If the above Annapurna Sunrise view Trek 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 white water rafting, Jungle safari in Nepal and Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley.

    FAQs

    How can I book Annapurna sunrise view trek?

    Once you confirmed trip, we need photo copy of your passport and 20% down payment of the total price for advance flight tickets and hotel booking and permit process.

    How can I enter in Nepal?

    Nepal is a popular tourist destination in south Asia. Several airlines have direct and none-stop flights from Middle East and Asia to Kathmandu, Capital of Nepal. There are direct flights from London, Paris, Frankfurt, Doha, Osaka, Shanghi, Mascow, Bangkok, Singapore, Hongkong, Karachi, Bombay, Delhi, Calcutta, Paro, Dhaka, Lhasa, and Varanasi.

    Can I do Annapurna sunrise view trek?

    This trek is suitable for any walker looking for something little adventure and mountain trek with stunning views of Annapurna Himalayas. It does not require that you have any previous trekking or mountaineering experience. Although, daily jugging or walking exercise is useful and you need to be in good physical condition and able to walk for 5-6 hours daily.

    When should I come for Annapurna sunrise view trek?

    This trek is good for all seasons so any months from Jan to Dec are the best time to do this trek. Although, Feb, March, April, May and September, October, November and also December are the very best months to do a trek in this area.

    Do I need to stay in Katmandu and Pokhara?

    Kathmandu valley, one of the historical cities as well as the capital of Nepal, and Pokhara, is a beautiful city with lakes and caves, at least, you need to spend two nights in Kathmandu and two nights in Pokhara before and after your trip. In our program we are providing you the standard accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara on bed and breakfast basis.

    Can I join with group?

    Yes, you can join with group, we guarantees a series of fixed group departures dates for Annapurna sunrise view trek. We can arrange small group trekking trip to suit your requirements. Please contact us for group departure dates.

    Do I need to join with group?

    It is not necessary that you need to follow our fixed group departures dates, because private trip departs every day upon your request which are best suited to couples, families and small groups of friends. We are happy to organize your holiday according by your selecting starting date.

    Do you also offer Tailor-made Departures?

    Yes, we do offer Tailor-made Departures, if our holiday packages are not perfect or the group departure dates are not convenient as per your travel plan.

    What kind of equipment do I need to bring with me?

    Annapurna sunrise view trek is an exciting and easy trip. We trek up to 2800 walking through villages, rivers and green hills, so you need to have right equipments with you. Click here to have more info

    What kind of meals I can have during the trip?

    All Meals on full board basis will be provided during trekking. Freshly cooked food is served at all times (western, continental and Nepali meals are available in all places). Three meals a day will be provided.

    Do I have pre-departure meeting?

    Yes, at first, our staff will receive you at the airport and transfer to the hotel and our tour leader will brief regarding about the trip. The briefing will cover the itinerary and introduced your trek Leader.

    Can I charge camera batteries along the trek?

    Yes, Most of the places, you can charge batteries along the trek (per hour USD 2-3 for charging).

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

    Definitely, our Airport Representative will come to the airport to pick you up. We will be displaying a play card of company with your name on it. Airport transfer is included.
     

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