US$ 780 per person
Trekking Region:Annapurana Area
Activity:Trekking and Cultural excursion
Ends in:Kathmandu or Pokhara
Trek Type:Tea House / Lodge
Accommodation:Hotel, lodge (tea house)Show All
Annapurna view trek is an ideal choice for those folks seeking short and relatively easy trekking to see the Annapurna mountain range. This exciting it is short and easy trek is designed to give travelers an immensely satisfying scenic walk within a tight schedule, with taste of Nepals diversity of natural and cultural gems in a short time frame. This scenic foot trail winds through patchwork valleys, dense green forests and past icy waterfalls where we can stop to cool our faces with white mineral, natural water. Around every turning point is a tantalizing glimpse of the high mountains in-front of our eyes, whole horizons of which will be revealed as we reach higher elevations.
The most popular massifs of the Annapurna Region are protected by the first and largest conservation area in Nepal with glorious views of Mt. Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Gangapurna and Annapurna South. Further views of the mountainous area include amazing panoramic scenes of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli,Machhapuchhr, Lamjung Himal, Tukuche Peak and third highest mountain in the world Mt. Dhaulagiri.
Day 01 :Arrive at the Kathmandu Nepal
Day 02 :Early Morning fly to Pokhara and drive to Naypul and trek to Hile (1430m).
Day 03 :Trek to Ghorepani.
Day 04 :Hike up to Poonhill (3195m) and trek to Tadapani (2685m)
Day 05 :Trek to Ghandruk village.
Day 06 :Trek to Jhinu danda (Natural hot spring)
Day 07 :Trek to Pothana
Day 08 :Trek down to Phedi and drive to Pokhara
Day 09 :Pokhara - Kathmandu
Day 10 :Final Departure
Day 01 :Arrive at the Kathmandu NepalArrive at the Kathmandu airport where a representative of Adventure Bound will receive you then you will be transferred to the Hotel.
Day 02 :Early Morning fly to Pokhara and drive to Naypul and trek to Hile (1430m).Early Morning fly to Pokhara and drive to Naypul, from where the actual trekking trail begins. We trek an easy trail across many little villages and have lunch on the way. We follow Bhurungdi Khola and its canyon towards Hile. The trail is remarkably populated by people of different ethnicities and castes. We spend our first night in the lodge which has a natural vibe being surrounded by paddy fields. Overnight at trekking lodge.
Day 03 :Trek to Ghorepani.The early morning climb is a tough one over the stony staircases, through the village of Ulleri along with the herds of mules and donkeys transporting provisions for upper regions. In the afternoon, the trail goes through different fields and lush green forests with a number of bird species and flowers, the most common species of plants here are the world’s highest rhododendron trees. We finally reach Ghorepani which is situated on a ridge overlooking the mountain ranges and is a well-developed tourist destination in the region. A great view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri can be seen from the famous view point called Poonhill, which is only 30 minutes walk from Ghorepani. As one of the main attractions of the trek, Poonhill is a spot that no one skips. Overnight at trekking lodge.
Day 04 :Hike up to Poonhill (3195m) and trek to Tadapani (2685m) Early in the morning a 45-minute hike takes us to Poon Hill (3200m) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m.), Tukuche Peak (6920m.), Nilgiri (6940m.), Varaha Shikhar (7847m.), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m.), Annapurna South (7219m.), Annapurna III (7855m.), Machchhapuchhre (6993m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7937m.), Lamjung Himal (6931m.) and other numerous snowcapped mountains. After a refreshing detour in the morning, the hike goes down to Ghorepani where we will have a hot breakfast at the lodge. From here we continue our trek to Ghandruk (2650 m). The walk begins by ascending up through the rhododendron forest, towards a hill top called Deurali. Then we go downhill (moderate trail-not always downhill) to Banthati. For most part of the trail we trek through rhododendron forests, the beautiful flowers adorning the jungle with colors in spring when they bloom. Once we reach Banthati, we stop to have lunch and then start on a steep trail until we reach Tadapani, a small village with some tea houses. Overnight in lodge
Day 05 :Trek to Ghandruk village.After breakfast at Tadapani, It’s an easy trekking day, descending gently all the way through rhododendron, oak and other kinds of dense forests with different kinds of birds chirping on the way. This is one of the most popular destinations for the bird watchers. Ghandruk is a traditional Gurung village with friendly, welcoming people who will entertain us with their heartwarming hospitality. There is a handicraft centre and Gurung museum where we can learn more about these incredible people and their history. From this village we can watch sunset and sunrise setting mountains like Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna (7455m.), Annapurna III (7755m.) and Fishtail ablaze with golden light. Overnight in trekking lodge.
Day 06 :Trek to Jhinu danda (Natural hot spring)After breakfast, the trail climbs up through Ghandruk village for a while and continues downhill through the farming villages to a river, where we will cross a suspension bridge at the bottom, and then follow a steep short climb to Jhinudanda. Once we get to the lodge, we freshen up in our rooms and walk down to the riverside to enjoy the natural hot spring. After relaxing in the hot water, we will walk back up to the lodge. Overnight at trekking Lodge
Day 07 :Trek to PothanaYou can go to the hot spring again in the morning for a dip, and later hop back onto the trail which leads down through a valley to cross another bridge. After that, there is a short climb that will take us to Landruk. There are a few more suspension bridges to cross and many waterfalls to enjoy on the way. Landruk is a big Magar village with inhabitants and their traditional attires and culture. After lunch at Landruk the trek continues with few ups and downs leading to the bottom of a hill at Bhaisekharka. After that, the trail takes a steep uphill climb to a ridge at Deurali via through a big forest. from Deurali we can see the views of Annapurana south Hiunchuli to the north and and trek continue to Pothana located on the top of a ridge from where we can enjoy splendid views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, the Annapurna range and many more. Overnight at trekking Lodge.
Day 08 :Trek down to Phedi and drive to PokharaToday is the last day of our walk; it is an easy and short hike to Dhampus village. After Dhampus, the trail drops down to Phedi, the end point of our hike. After a 30 minute drive, we will reach Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel
Day 09 :Pokhara - Kathmandu After breakfast transfer to the Bus stop for drive to Kathmandu (Private suffer or Air ticket also can be arranged with some additional charge) and Check-in the hotel and then you enjoy your shopping. Perhaps you need to take back some souvenirs for your dear and near ones from Nepal apart from your good memories. Evening farewell dinner Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel.
Day 10 :Final Departure After breakfasts check out from the hotel and transfer you to the airport to board the flight to your onward destination.
These itineraries are prearranged by their popularity with our previous guests but can easily be customized to accommodate your own schedule and desire.
Our Poonhill adventure will be unforgettable for many reasons, but mainly because of our wonderful guide - Raj! He took care of everything, booked us nice rooms, provided really...Read More