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Backpacking / Trekking in Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Pokhara, Nepal

Highest peak :
3210 m/10528 ft
Duration:
10 Days
Best Periods:
September to December/February to May
Pokhara is the third largest city of Nepal and its location is usually referred the one city being close to the heart of the country. North of Pokhara and at about 200 km/124.4 mi west of the capital city of Kathmandu, lies the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek.

The trek is considered to be the most popular short trek to the Annapurnas. The spectacular mountain scenery along with beautiful traditional Gurung and Magar villages, dense forests and breathtaking views of mountains like Machhapuchhre and Annapurna justify the popularity of the spot.

The trek is relatively easy and involves no high climbing abilities. The trekking starts along the way of the Madi Khola to the forests of Oak and Rhododendron. The ideal periods to trek in this area is between September to December and February to May.

For those wishing to explore the natural beauties, this journey will definitely reward them in each and every step. The highest point of the trek is at 3210 m/10528 ft height, at Poon hill from where you can see the most amazing view of White Mountains and the great landscape. Trekkers can encounter with many animals and birds, meet hospitable inhabitants and explore more of their lifestyle. Don’t miss this incredible itinerary!!!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu -KTM
6.6km/4.1mi 16mins
Head west on Airport Rd. Turn left onto the Ring Road. Turn right at Sinamangal Rd. In Purano Baneshwore Chowk, continue to Baburam Acharya Marg. Continue to Dilli Bazaar Rd. Turn right at Putalisadak. Continue to Hattisar Rd / हात्तीसार सडक. Continue to Hattisar Sadak. Turn left to stay on Hattisar Sadak. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit to Narayanhiti Path / नारायणहिटी पथ. Go through one roundabout. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit to Tridevi Sadak / त्रिदेवी सडक. Continue to Thabahi Rd / ठबही सडक. Turn right at Thamel Marg / ठमेल मार्ग. Take the 1st left turn into Paryatan Marg / पर्यटन मार्ग. Turn left into Chaksibari Marg / चाक्सीवारी मार्ग. Your destination will be on your right.
BY AIR
Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu -KTM,
6.6km/4.1mi 16mins
BY TRAIN

The area is not served by railways network.

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BOOKING REQUEST
Rafting & Outdoor activities, Sagarmatha
/ Nepal, Sun Koshi River

Summer/Autumn 2016-2017

Asia/Oceania

October – NEPAL

River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Sun Koshi River.

Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.

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