Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek


Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

 Nepal

11 days from £1599 pp  Including flight from LHR
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This trek is one of the least physically demanding treks in Nepal. Great trails, forests, mountain views and warm Nepal hospitality that you won’t ever forget!

At a Glance

  • Explore ancient temples
  • Relax & unwind in tranquil Pokhara
  • Enjoy boating at Few Lake
  • Enjoy sunrise at Poon Hill
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The Annapurna Ghorepani Poon Hill trek for those of you wants a taste the flavour of trekking in the Himalayas, with no commitment for longer period as most of the Nepal’s treks range from 14 days and above.

This wonderful trek provide you with an opportunity to taste the flavour of trekking in Nepal, experience the Nepalese traditions, culture and hospitality and most importantly enjoy the exhilarating views of the Himalayas. One of the highlights of this adventure is the sunrise observation visit to Poon Hill. Great trails, forests, mountain views and warm Nepal hospitality that you won’t ever forget!

Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is one of the least physically demanding treks in Nepal. Therefore, due to its relatively low altitude, warmer weather and access to comfortable lodging (compared to some of the strenuous treks that visit remote mountainous areas) this trekking holiday is can be perfect for families, and first time trekkers with no previous trekking experience.

Highlights

>>Return economy flights from London Heathrow to Kathmandu (1 stopover 1-4 hours)
>>Departures available from UK regional airport at the surcharge
>>Airlines; Turkish, Qatar, Jet, Etihad, KLM, Air France, Gulf, Emirates
>>Outbound and inbound flights will be between 6.30am and 11.30pm
>>Valid for selected flights & dates; surcharge may apply for alternative flights
>>Hand luggage: 1 bag up to 7kg
>>Check-in luggage: 23-30kg (varies as per airlines)
>>09 nights in 2 different hotels & teahouses/lodges
>>Breakfast each morning
>>All transfers in Nepal
>>This holiday is financially protected under ATOL licence 7375

Optional

>>Upgrade to 4 star hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara for £150 per person
>>Upgrade to 5 star hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara for £250 per person
>>Add 2 nights in Chitwan (wildlife & jungle safaris) for £350 per person
>>Add 1 Himalayan Mountian Flight for £185 per person

The Experience

Day 1 | Depart London

Today you will head to London Heathrow airport (other UK airport departures are available at extra cost; please ask at the time of booking) and board on an overnight plane to Kathmandu (1 stopover with 1-3 hours layover). Overnight is in the plane.

Day 02 | Arrival in Kathmandu (1330m)

Welcome to the land of Everest! Today you will arrive in Kathmandu, an enchanting and exotic city immersed with ancient temples and tradition! Embellished with colourful markets and world renowned heritage sights, Kathmandu is the city you won’t forget!

Upon arrival at the Tribhuvan International airport, our airport representative will meet you and escort you to the hotel. You will be briefed for your Nepal adventure that is about to begin. Rest of the time is at your leisure for rest & relaxes. If you are not tired, you may choose to enjoy evening walk around Thamel.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Day 3 | Kathmandu Sightseeing [B]

After breakfast, you will proceed for sight-seeing of Kathmandu valley. At the outset, you will visit Pashupatinath temple followed by Boudhanath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Days 4 | Kathmandu – Pokhara (915m) [B]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Pokhara (200 Km / approximately 7 Hours).

After early breakfast, you will be dropped to bus station for your trip to Pokhara. Generally tourist buses to Pokhara depart from Kantipath, Kathmandu at 0700am. You will arrive Pokhara around late afternoon. Upon arrival at Pokhara bus station, our representative will meet & greet you before you will be transferred to the hotel. This evening you will be briefed by your guide for your Annapurna range trekking and mostly known as Ghorepani Poon Hill trek. In the evening, you may choose to walk around lake side, probably time to shop poon hill trek map or Annapurna range hiking book if you wish to know bit more about Ghorepani altitude in advance to your trek.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Days 5 | Pokhara – Tirkhedhunga (1577m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Tirkhedhunga (approximately 5.5 Hours).

Today, we set out in the morning, with a short drive to Nayapul before beginning our trek. The trail at the outset descends sharply to a bridge crossing the Burundi Khola. After crossing the river, the trail begins to ascend through bamboo forests to Tirkhadunga.

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 6 | Tikhedhunga – Ghorepani (2810m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Ghorepani (approximately 6 Hours).

The trail begins with a steep climb to Ulleri (2070m), a large Magar Village. From Ulleri, the trail ascends at a gentler pace through wonderful forests of oak & rhododendron towards Ghorepani, a large mountain village.

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 7 | Ghorepani – Poon Hill (3210m) – Tadapani (2710m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Tadapani (approximately 7.5 Hours).

This morning, we will enjoy sunrise view at Poon Hill. During Poon Hill sunrise you will enjoy great view of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Tukuche Peak (6920m), Nilgiri (6940m), Varaha Shikhar (7847m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna III (7855m), Machhapuchhre (6993m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna II (7937m), Lamjung Himal (6931m) and numerous other snow-capped and immaculate mountain peaks.

After breakfast, we will start our trekking from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2710m).

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 8 | Tadapani (2675m) – Ghandruk (1950m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Ghandruk (approximately 4 Hours).

Today, we will trek down to Ghandruk (1950m). We will enjoy great forests of Rhododendron throughout trekking.

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 9 | Ghandruk – Pokhara [B/L]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Pokhara (approximately 3 Hours walk and 1 Hour drive).

After breakfast, we trek from Ghandruk to Naya Pul then drive back to Pokhara. The trek will be downhill all the way to Birethanti. We step onto a staircase paved with stone slabs, curving in and out of the village and then terraced farms. It keeps on going down almost without breaks from Ghandruk until Modi Khola river valley. By the time, we arrive at Birethanti, some of us would feel like having made a downhill marathon. But our marathon is not over yet. From Birethanti, a half-an-hour’s walk takes us into Naya Pul. The journey on foot comes to an end at Nayapul. Then, we drive from Nayapul to Pokhara.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Day 10 | Pokhara – Kathmandu [B]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Kathmandu (200 Km / approximately 7 Hours).

Today, you will be dropped to bus station for journey back to Kathmandu. You will be picked up and transferred to the hotel from Kathmandu bus station.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Day 11 | Departure Kathmandu [B]

After breakfast or depending on your flight time, you will be dropped to Kathmandu airport for your final departure.

The Experience

Day 1 | Depart London

Today you will head to London Heathrow airport (other UK airport departures are available at extra cost; please ask at the time of booking) and board on an overnight plane to Kathmandu (1 stopover with 1-3 hours layover). Overnight is in the plane.

Day 02 | Arrival in Kathmandu (1330m)

Welcome to the land of Everest! Today you will arrive in Kathmandu, an enchanting and exotic city immersed with ancient temples and tradition! Embellished with colourful markets and world renowned heritage sights, Kathmandu is the city you won’t forget!

Upon arrival at the Tribhuvan International airport, our airport representative will meet you and escort you to the hotel. You will be briefed for your Nepal adventure that is about to begin. Rest of the time is at your leisure for rest & relaxes. If you are not tired, you may choose to enjoy evening walk around Thamel.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Day 3 | Kathmandu Sightseeing [B]

After breakfast, you will proceed for sight-seeing of Kathmandu valley. At the outset, you will visit Pashupatinath temple followed by Boudhanath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Days 4 | Kathmandu – Pokhara (915m) [B]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Pokhara (200 Km / approximately 7 Hours).

After early breakfast, you will be dropped to bus station for your trip to Pokhara. Generally tourist buses to Pokhara depart from Kantipath, Kathmandu at 0700am. You will arrive Pokhara around late afternoon. Upon arrival at Pokhara bus station, our representative will meet & greet you before you will be transferred to the hotel. This evening you will be briefed by your guide for your Annapurna range trekking and mostly known as Ghorepani Poon Hill trek. In the evening, you may choose to walk around lake side, probably time to shop poon hill trek map or Annapurna range hiking book if you wish to know bit more about Ghorepani altitude in advance to your trek.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Days 5 | Pokhara – Tirkhedhunga (1577m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Tirkhedhunga (approximately 5.5 Hours).

Today, we set out in the morning, with a short drive to Nayapul before beginning our trek. The trail at the outset descends sharply to a bridge crossing the Burundi Khola. After crossing the river, the trail begins to ascend through bamboo forests to Tirkhadunga.

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 6 | Tikhedhunga – Ghorepani (2810m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Ghorepani (approximately 6 Hours).

The trail begins with a steep climb to Ulleri (2070m), a large Magar Village. From Ulleri, the trail ascends at a gentler pace through wonderful forests of oak & rhododendron towards Ghorepani, a large mountain village.

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 7 | Ghorepani – Poon Hill (3210m) – Tadapani (2710m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Tadapani (approximately 7.5 Hours).

This morning, we will enjoy sunrise view at Poon Hill. During Poon Hill sunrise you will enjoy great view of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Tukuche Peak (6920m), Nilgiri (6940m), Varaha Shikhar (7847m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna III (7855m), Machhapuchhre (6993m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna II (7937m), Lamjung Himal (6931m) and numerous other snow-capped and immaculate mountain peaks.

After breakfast, we will start our trekking from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2710m).

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 8 | Tadapani (2675m) – Ghandruk (1950m) [B/L/D]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Ghandruk (approximately 4 Hours).

Today, we will trek down to Ghandruk (1950m). We will enjoy great forests of Rhododendron throughout trekking.

Overnight is in the lodge.

Day 9 | Ghandruk – Pokhara [B/L]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Pokhara (approximately 3 Hours walk and 1 Hour drive).

After breakfast, we trek from Ghandruk to Naya Pul then drive back to Pokhara. The trek will be downhill all the way to Birethanti. We step onto a staircase paved with stone slabs, curving in and out of the village and then terraced farms. It keeps on going down almost without breaks from Ghandruk until Modi Khola river valley. By the time, we arrive at Birethanti, some of us would feel like having made a downhill marathon. But our marathon is not over yet. From Birethanti, a half-an-hour’s walk takes us into Naya Pul. The journey on foot comes to an end at Nayapul. Then, we drive from Nayapul to Pokhara.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Day 10 | Pokhara – Kathmandu [B]

After breakfast you begin your journey to Kathmandu (200 Km / approximately 7 Hours).

Today, you will be dropped to bus station for journey back to Kathmandu. You will be picked up and transferred to the hotel from Kathmandu bus station.

Overnight is in the hotel.

Day 11 | Departure Kathmandu [B]

After breakfast or depending on your flight time, you will be dropped to Kathmandu airport for your final departure.

What's included

  • Return economy flights from London Heathrow
  • Arrival and departure transfers by private tourist vehicle
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu & Pokhara on twin sharing basis with bed & breakfast in 3 star or similar hotels
  • Accommodation during trekking in teahouse/lodge (basic accommodation) with full board (Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners)
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu & Pokhara by tourist vehicle as per itinerary
  • Trekking Guide / Porter during the trek (carry only maximum 20 Kg. for 2 people)
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance and equipment for trekking staff
  • Annapurna Conservation Area trek Permit
  • TIMS (Trekking Information Management System) Card
  • Kathmandu – Pokhara - Kathmandu by tourist coach

What's not included

  • Other meals than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Applicable & Airport tax domestic
  • Sightseeing Monument/Temples entrance fees
  • All kind drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks)
  • Personal Trekking Equipment
  • Personal travel and medical insurance
  • Tips for trekking staff
  • Any kind of personal expense / Laundry / Helicopter rescue/ Emergency evacuation
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Our Service Include section

Accommodation

Your Hotels

+ The accommodation in cities such as Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan and Bandipur in this itinerary includes in good 3 star category hotels. The accommodation in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Bandipur includes bed & breakfast whereas in Chitwan includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, jungle activities and other cultural programmes.

Kathmandu : Hotel Rama Inn or similar
Pokhara : Hotel View Point or similar
Trekking : Tea-houses/lodges

Tea houses/lodges

+ The accommodation during trekking in this itinerary includes in tea houses/lodges. The accommodation in tea houses/lodges in the trekking region is very basic and it is not possible to book an accommodation in advance. Although, in some tea houses/lodges you will be able to have your own room, in many others you will be sharing a dormitory with other fellow trekkers. All amenities such as bathrooms, corridors but not limited are shared. The hot water and hot showers may be available but subject to extra charges so you will have to borne costs for these services. Your guide will arrange a place for your stay when you arrive in each place. Please note that, there may be no or very little choice as it all depends on what times of the year you are trekking, how full the lodges are and how late in the day you arrive at that destination. Normally, during peak season such as September, October, November, Feb, March and April lodges operate in extremely full occupancy.

Check-in : 15:00 hours
Check-out : Until 12:00 hours
Room occupancy : Maximum 2 adults

Offer is based on Twin share so 2 people must book to complete the offer. So valid with 2 full paying adults:

Child discount : Children pay full price as adult

Single person supplement : £495 supplement

Hotels : If the hotels mentioned in the itinerary are unavailable you will stay in hotels of a similar standard

Wheelchair access : The hotels and tour are not suitable for wheelchair users.

Mobile number : Please be sure to fill in mobile number when booking. This is so that the driver can get in touch with you.

Flight Documents : Once your final payment has been processed, we will send you an email confirmation. You will receive all travel documentation required for your flights and accommodation shortly afterwards.

Flight Times : Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. We search for the best times for you and will do our utmost to provide you with the flights detailed above. However, please note that flight times are subject to availability and may be amended.

Group : In Nepal you will travel in a group of minimum 02 and maximum 10 people

Visa : Please note that in order to visit Nepal, you will require a tourist visa. For the most up-to-date information regarding travel visas – including prices and the required length of time that the document is needed for – we advise that you visit www.gov.uk . Alternatively, you can contact the local embassy of the country you are planning to visit.

Passport : Please note that your passport MUST be valid for a minimum of 6 months after the validation date of your visa.

Visa Documents : Lumle Holidays will send you all the required documentation you need to apply for your visa (including flight information) between 4 and 6 weeks prior to your selected date of departure so you can apply for your Nepal visa in time. At least 3 weeks before your departure date you will receive your flight tickets and the confirmed list of your hotels in Nepal.

Travel Documents : Please ensure you take all your final travel documents with you to Nepal

Personal Information : Please ensure that your personal deatils is filled in identically to the data on your passport. If this information does not match, you cannot travel to and from your destination. Amendment to this information if entered incorrectly will result in additional charges. If married, please fill in your surname as it appears on your passport.

Tour Itinerary : Please note that in exceptional circumstances the itinerary and/or excursions may be subject to change for reasons outside of the control of Lumle Holidays

Vaccination : If you are travelling to Nepal, you may need to be vaccinated. For the most up-to-date health advice, you should visit your local doctor/GP or visit www.gov.uk

Cancellation Conditions : This offer cannot be cancelled or modified

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