This trek in the Annapurna foothills to the view point on Poon Hill offers all the best of trekking in Nepal. Enjoy trekking in the spectacular mountain scenery through charming villages inhabited by the Gurungs, Magars, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peaks of Machhapuchhare (Fish Tail Peak) dominating the skyline.
You will climb Poon Hill (vantage point) at dawn to enjoy one of the most spectacular views of the Himalayan Peaks. As the sun touches the snow-capped summits the Himalayan giants, Dhaulagiri (8167 m.) and Annapurna (8091 m.) along with a maze of other peaks, slowly begin to appear, like magic, before your eyes. This is a rewarding trek that can be enjoyed by every lover of nature and beautiful landscape.Views of the ‘fishtail’ peak Machhapuchhare and Annapurna South dominate the skyline as we trek via Shyauli Bazaar to Ghandruk, before we return to Pokhara to relax by beautiful Phewa Lake.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu airport, transfer hotel, welcome dinner with cultural Nepali restaurant,
Today you are arriving one of the mingling cultural valley Kathmandu. Once you arriv Kathmandu airport (KTM). After completing your custom formalities and your (Visa, etc) pick up your luggage and look for our representative with a community friendship trekking display board or your name at the arrival gate and you will be picked up by one of our representative or your trip guide, You will be transferred to hotel. After check in, you can either take a rest or look around in the city; it all depends on your interests and condition. This evening your trek guide will take you to welcome dinner place where you will enjoy with Nepali traditions meal call DAL BHAT and cultural program.
Day 02: Kathmandu : Sightseeing and Trek briefing
This is easy and busy day for you. after breakfast your trek guide will introduce you about trek and members of the groups . After the group trek briefing, you will be taken for a guided sightseeing tour to two of the most historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu. Both of these landmarks are considered World Heritage Sites; including the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupatinath and the famous Buddhists shrine (Bouddhanath) which is one of the largest Stupas in the world. Once you finished your cultural tour you will have enough time for reshuffle your trek gear for your trek and preparation for the entire your trek next day.
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara 6 to 7 hours – stay at hotel
Early morning drive via Prithiviraj Marg Highway to Pokhara and divert route to Pokhara by following the Marsyangdi River valley, we pass through the small towns, villages and terraced paddy fields. After arrival in Pokhara your rest of time can be used to explore peaceful and one of the clean and beautiful lake city Pokhara . today your 6 to 7 hrs drive sitting on the bus sit almost a half a day you will feel tried but your afternoon rest will make you more relaxed, now time to explore pokhara in the evening and trady for Annapurna century trek,
Day 04: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Ghandruk (1880 m) – 6 hours
Today after your breakfast your transport will be ready to drive to nayapool fallowing by the pokhara city and you will take a break for photograph on stunning view of Annapurna ranges mountain and one of the holi mountain Machapuchre called Fish Tail and you will continue drive half an hour to Nayapool where your trek will start, your crew will be waiting you to take day one trek to Ghandruk , today you will experience the climb up hills fallowing by stone steps and passing through such a beautiful Gurung village and stunning view of modi river valley.you will posh final step and will get one of the Gorkha town Ghandruk its dippen on your afternoon time you will visit Gurung Museum and mostly rest evening with Annapurna south view
Day 05: Tadhapani (2620 m) – 4 hours ,
after your breakfast its easy day to tadha pani we will walk following by the mainly the rhododron forest , the trail mostly gradule ups and some part will steep up stress, we will pass through Bhaisekharka where we will have some tea break , we will see today some wild animals if you are lucky ,
Day 06: trek to Goherepani (2800 m ) – 5 to 6 hours
today our trek will lead up to Ghorepani which is one of the most beautiful and busy touristic place ,This trek in the Annapurna foothills to the view point on Poon Hill offers all the best of trekking in Nepal. Enjoying trekking in the spectacular western Himalayan mountains scenery through charming mountain view from the top of deurali and passing through dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peaks of Machhapuchhare (Fish Tail Peak) dominating the skyline. we will pass through plenty of tea break where tea house owners offering to have clod drinks break with heartly welcome smile face, finally we will reach Ghorepani this evening you have a chance to see the sun set view with head light , deppens on your energy to climb again for Morning sunrise you will still have a chance to say hi magic mountain,
Day 07: Trek to Hile (3210 m) – 6 hours
after our morning climb we will ready to trek down Tadha pani our trail will leads up hill where we will have chance to take 360; panoramic view on top of the hill same as Punhill height and we will walk ridge following by magnificent rodondrom and pine forest , we will have a chance to see full of birds and sub-tropical forest , we will trek all the way down to aklebhatti and final push steep up again to Tadhapani where we will stop overnight again every evening we will have stunning view on Annapurna south face and Holi Mountain Machhapuchhre ,
Day 08: Trek to Nayapool, drive to Pokhara – 6 hours
this is your final day walk in the magical panorama hills. you are doing small circuit trip. after breakfast you will walk passing through beautiful gurung settlements and Gurung village, mostly the morning walk will be walking on the road to nayapool where you will catch your transport and you will wave your hands for your staff and porters, this is your full afternoon at pokhara where you will relax and have rest and enjoy your afternoon time around pokhara lake site
Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu (25 min) – 6 to 7 hours
Today, we go back to Kathmandu after our mountain journey. At Kathmandu (depends on your time schedule) you can rest and relax throughout the day at hotel. If you are interested to take some gifts home from Nepal for friends and relatives, you can visit to some nearby shops or vendors in Thamel for typical Nepalese goods. If you are still keen on exploring any other areas in Kathmandu, you can talk to your guide or you can visit yourself taking Taxi and he will organize it for you accordingly on your rest of Kathmandu journey, if it’s necessary,
Day 10: Final Trip Departure
The journey within the Himalayan Kingdome of Nepal comes to an end today; If you have more time then you can do some shopping or just wander around Thamel and relax before your flight. At last approximately 3 hours before our scheduled flight you will ready to heave hotels, check all needs for your adventure all the best and thanks for your visit,
Price per person (1):
Departures based on requests
(1) Only for the hotel, for a single room, a surcharge of 25 US$ per night will be required.
What Includes with cost
> National park entry fees, conservation fees, trekking permit, TIMS permit.
> Airport pickups and drops on both Domestic flights.
> Three star hotel with twin bed sharing hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara on Bed / Breakfast basis.
> Welcome dinner in a traditional Nepali restaurant.
> Half day cultural sightseeing world heritage site with paid entrance fee.
> All Government and Local tax.
> All around transportation from Airport to Airport and preferred destination as per the itinerary.
> Tea-house accommodation or tented camp as per the trek.
> Staff insurance.
> Meals (Lunch, dinner, breakfast with hot beverages) during trek.
> An Experience trekking Guide and assistant guides.
> Adventure Solu Trekking duffel bag.
> Reliable Porter service during your trek.
What Not Includes with Cost
* Fee levied on Nepali visa.
* All personal expenses including Food while in Kathmandu/Pokhara.
* International flight fares.
* Medical examination or personal insurance for emergency rescues.
* Any kinds of donations for school, road building, religious place,
* Tipping for your staff Nepali crew.
* Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu on early arrival.
* Travel insurance and medical insurance.
* Tours and sightseeing or any activities during your free time.
* Other personal expenses – laundry, battery charges, shower etc
* All bar bills, cold drinks and any hard drinks
Trek Preparation for Nepal
Trekking in Nepal is one of the best destination for your holiday, Nepal is one of the land locate country with steepness hilly moraine part where you will trek lots of ups and down, start from 800m and 2500m to your destination what you are doing as per your itinerary, all the trek destination are not easy but here kids and early age up to 70 years old trekkers are doing well and successfully done the here trek in Nepal.
Have you ever done the trekking, hiking and climbing around the world or usual day hike around your place, if you never done the those activities and still your planning to go Nepal for trekking, very basic things before you are choosing your holiday in Nepal is like usual running, gym, play any sports, walking up and down, hill climbing are your preparation with your hiking boots, practice with your day pack and do training for packing as well at list 7/10 kilogram of your day pack with all needs like drinking water on your day back, do the practice at list 15 to 20 days before you are doing trek in Nepal, if you have a bad ankle, sick body, bad knee, poor eye contact consult with your doctor before you get in here, if you are taking your personal medicine as your doctor prescript bring your personal medicine for whole trip , and select your clothing enough and worm. before your trek start Adventure Solu your guide will assist you to check your trekking gear at Kathmandu, find your trip and select your clothing, don’t worry about you how fit enough Adventure solu has very well design itinerary for your trip and Adventure Solu team and your trekking guide will assist you to get there, if you are slow you will still have a assistant to assist you to get your day by day destination.