Nov 22 - Nov 25, 2017 | Change

Poon Hill trek (4 days)
Annapurna Region, Nepal

Highlights: Poon Hill and Ghandruk

Difficulty: moderate
Ghandruk
Starting at $181 usd
For 1 person -Guide & Permits
Includes guide and all required permits & entry fees:
$27.58 /day per person for guide
+ $30 per person for guide's insurance
+ $40 per person for permits

Teahouse lodging, food, & transportation paid separately.

Prices for groups of
Sherpana prices are based on group size. We refund you the difference if more people join your trek.
Currently you have 0 guests trekking with you.
Included Permits
  • ACAP
  • TIMS Card
Porters (optional $17 per day)
+ Porter Insurance $30 per trip

Porters available upon request. You can request a porter at anytime while booking or after booking your trek up to 2 days prior to the trek's departure. Each porter may carry no more than 20 kg (44 lb) at a rate of $17 per day + $30 per porter per trip for insurance.

Guides do not carry any client's belongings if you want help carrying your personal belongings your must hire a porter or share one with someone else in your group.

This trip has optional side trips. Would you like to see the options?

A moderate hike in the Annapurna region for those who want a taste of trekking without the high altitude. While relatively easy by Nepal standards, this trek still packs a punch, with some steep climbs and awesome views, including the famed Himalayan panorama from atop Poon Hill.

Available Side Trips

Add side trips by clicking '' in the itinerary below.

Extra rest days and overnights can be added once the itinerary is created. However any side trips must be added in this step before the itinerary is created.

Wed Nov 22 (day 1)

Pokhara (827 m)

Pokhara lake phewa peace pagoda
Public bus from Pokhara to Naya Pul (Not Included)

Estimated cost: $2
Travel time: about 2 hours
Please pay the fare for your guide & porter (if you have hired one)

Naya Pul (1000 m)

Birethanti (1025 m)

About 45 minutes from Naya Pul

Tikhedunga (1525 m)

About 3 hours from Birethani (gentle climb)

Thu Nov 23 (day 2)

Ghorepani (2874 m)

About 5-6 hours (trail climbs steeply with lots of steps through terraced hillsides and forests)

Ghorepani

Highlights: Poon Hill and Khopra Danda
Difficulty: moderate
This route climbs up the Khopra Ridge for magnificent panoramas of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, and other Himalayan peaks. An overnight at Khopra Danda (3640 m, 11,942 ft) lets you wake to this spectacular view just outside your room, at what must be one of the best lodge locations in the region.

Fri Nov 24 (day 3)

Poon Hill (3210 m)

About 1-1.5 hours up and a half hour down

Poonhill

Tadapani (2590 m)

About 3-4 hours from Ghorepani

Ghandruk (2000 m)

About 2-3 hours from Ghorepani

Ghandruk
Sat Nov 25 (day 4)

Syauli Bazaar (1170 m)

About 2 hours down from Ghandruk

Birethanti (1025 m)

About 3 hours from Ghandruk (1 hour easy walk from Syauli Bazaar)

Naya Pul (1000 m)

About 45 minutes from Birethanti

Public bus from Naya Pul to Pokhara (Not Included)

Estimated cost: $2
Travel time: about 2 hours
Please pay the fare for your guide & porter (if you have hired one)

Pokhara (827 m)

Pokhara lake phewa peace pagoda
you can add extra rest days after the itinerary is created

Or join an existing trek starting around Wed Nov 22, 2017 from Pokhara: