Ghorepani Ghandruk Trek is stunning view of Annapurna & Dhaulagiri massif from Poon-hill (3210m).This short and easy hiking is combination fashionable trekking in Nepal. Mostly Asian travelers can enjoy a lot’s on certain holidays in Nepal.
This trek takes you to the journey of scenic and diverse geographical landscape offering the spectacular views of Annapurna Himalayan ranges relatively from lower elevation. Ghorepani Ghandruk trek lies in the west of Pokhara. This trekking trail passes through many remote villages, forest and hills and with scenic extraordinary mountains ranges like Machhapuchare (Fistail), Annapurna South, and Dhaulagiri.
Ghorepani Ghandruk Trek is also known as Annapurna Balcony trek, as it offers you many things to observe and explore the beauties of Himalaya during the hiking. Also typical gurung culture their lifestyle.
A complete view of the Annapurna ranges from its highest access point in Poon-hill submission the magnificent and breathtaking view of Sunrise early in the morning over Machhapuchere. which includes Dhaulagiri 8,167m, Machhapuchare 6,993m, Annapurna I(8091m), Annapurna II(7939m) , Annapurna III(7555m), Annapurna IV(7525m) Nilgiri 7,041m, Lamjung Himal 6,986m, Tukuche peak 6,920m, Hiunchuli 6,441m and several other peaks of Annapurna region this view is one of a kind in the world.
Ghorepani Ghandruk Trek starts from Nayapul passing through several Gurung villages heading towards Tikedhunga. The trail from Nayapul to Tikedhunga is almost straight-up and quite easy, and from Tikedhunga the trail is quiet demanding takes you through a steep hill up to Ghorepani 2,810m our path is mostly covered with alpine meadow and thick Rhododendron forest, the beautiful chirping sound of birds in the forest and the spectacular view of peaks like Hiunchuli and Machhapuchare eases the journey a bit from Ghorepani we steeply ascend through the thick oak and Rhododendron forest. landmark of Poon Hill we descend through a dense forest of deciduous oak, bamboo and rhododendron heading to Tadapani 2,650m. Now we come across several small streams and waterfalls in our way descending to a large Gurung settlement, Ghandruk village- the people here are very skilled craftsmen and their arts can be seen decorated in Gurung museum of the village where you can learn the culture and lifestyle. Leaving the village we further descend to Nayapul and then we finally trek back to the city of Pokhara and end of our journey. Ghorepani Ghandruk Trek best time to do this trek would be around the spring or during mid fall season, when the weather is at its best and the beautiful panorama of the Annapurna can be excellently viewed.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Welcome program by Crown Himalaya Treks member and direct transfer to hotel
Day 02: We drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara
Day 03: We trek from Pokhara to Tike Dhunga (1,491m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 04: We trek from Tike Dhunga to Ghorepani (2,850m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 05: We trek from Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Ghandruk (1,950m).. Overnight at lodge.
Day 06: We trek from Ghandruk to Nayapool and then Drive to Pokhara (850m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 07: Today early morning scenic flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Overnight at lodge.
Day 08: Free at Kathmandu, evening together farewell dinner to say good bye
Day 09: Departure, Transfer to Airport for your onward destination
The Trip cost will vary depending on the
Group Size Duration of days and Services required please contact us via
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- All Land Transportation
- 3 meals per day during the trek (B L D) including Tea or coffee
- Accommodation on Tea House ( Lodge ) or provided Tents during the trek as mentioned in the trek type
- Accommodation on B B star Hotel in Kathmandu
- High Experienced Government Licensed Guide and Necessary porter during the trek.
- All Government local Taxes
- National park Fees
- TIMS Card ( Trekkers information Management System)
- First Aid kit,general equipment for Porter
- Guide and porter salary
- All Filed Staff insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per demand.
- Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks,phone and Laundry
Rescue and Travel Insurance,Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health
,Loss Theift or Damage and personal effects.
- Tips and Gratuities.