Ghorepani Poonhill trek takes you to some of the most awe-inspiring landscape vistas of the Himalayan Mountains, passing through spectacular forested areas. This Ghorepani Poonhill trek is the best option for those trekkers who want to see more in Nepal but do not have more time with them. Ghorepani Poonhill trekking is one of the shortest treks which can be done in less then a week. This is usually a loop around Ghandruk and Ghorepani.
The journey begins with drive from beautiful lakeside city of Pokhara to Nayapul. From where the adventure really starts with up stream and left side follow after Birethanthi passing with local farm houses and terrace landscapes and some of the forested path. Ascending along the trail to Ghorepani, several varieties of colorful orchids are on show along with clear views of the towering expanse of Mt. Dhaulagiri I and encounter with local tribes also the featured of this trip. Continue your adventure with a two-day at Chitwan National Park. Elephant Safari as you search for Asian One-Horned Rhino, Leopard, and the Royal Bengal Tiger. Home to over 450 species of birds and the Gangetic Dolphin, Nepal's first national park is an ecological treasure.
Day 1: Arrival Day in Kathmandu
Today you will arrive in Kathmandu. You will receive a warm and gratitude welcome from the smiling people. You will be taken to the hotel with all the facilities provided. You are welcome to the land of the mountains and the land of Gautam Buddha.
Day 2: Kathmandu valley sightseeing and trek preparation
You will be sightseeing one of the most fascinating cultures of the eastern civilization mainly composed of Hindu and Buddhists religion. You will also be witnessing the various sights enlisted by the world cultural heritage sites like Bouhhanath, Swoyambhunath and Pashupatinath temple. You will get to encounter with the totally different culture than yours. In evening you will have to prepare for the trekking and relax in the hotel.
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Today you will have a drive to Pokhara’ the city of lakes’. Along the way you will pass through the various beautiful scenery of the jungles and the river ‘trishuli’. The driveway also passed through various landscapes which goes ups and downs in the various stages.
Day 4: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga
You will be driving to Nayapul, from where the trekking to Tikhedhunga(1500 mt.) starts. You will be crossing the small bridges, rivers along the trail. You will experience the warm hospitality along the way too.
Day 5: Trek to Ghorepani
Today you will pass through the steep land witnessing the panoramic and the pure beauty of the towering mountains. You will be passing through the local bridges, local people with the warm smiles in their faces. You will be familiar with the Himalayan floras and faunas during the trail.
Day 6: Poon hill hike and trek to Tadapani
You will have the short hike in the morning to Poon hill, from where you can have the glorious views of the mountains and feel that clouds are below you. You will have the absolute fantastic time with the morning sunshine view. On the way to Tadapani you will come across the wooden bridge, changing landscapes, rivers and the panoramic mountains view of Annapurna range and Mt. Dhaulagiri.
Day 7: Trek to Ghandruk(1990 mt.)
Today you will be passing through the gradual path and descend downwards through gradually changing landscapes and through the forested areas. Your eyes will never feels bored along the trail. You will reach Ghandruk, which is heavily inhabited by Gurung community. You get to explorer the local community, their culture and lifestyles which might be a lifetime experience for you.
Day 8: Ghandruk to Pokhara
This is the ultimate trekking day in this trail. You get to pass along the local villages and villagers with the heavenly smile. The walk is pleasant and warm upto Nayapul through Syauli bazzar. You will have to drive to Pokhara from Nayapul.
Day 9: Pokhara to Kathmandu
Today, you will be driving back to Kathmandu with all the smile and happiness ib your heart. You will enjoy the roadway to Kathmandu all along the way. You will miss the local villagers during your trek. Today, you have the last time to buy the gifts and souvenir to your loved once back to your country. You can hang out in Thamel in the evening.
Day 10: Departure
You will be bidding farewell to this beautiful country with all the lovely memory and the pictures along with you. See you again friends…….