Poon Hill Trek - 4 Days

Poon Hill Trek

Poon Hill Trek is the shortest, easiest and the best trekking in Nepal.Experience the best sunrise view in the Himalayas with 4 days Poon Hill Tour. The shortest and also regarded as the easiest trekking in Nepal, Poon Hill is famous for its stunning mountain views. The trek starts and ends at the famous Pokhara city.

It is a tea house type trekking. The local lodges have good facilities for a hot shower, drinking water, electricity, and WIFI too. The Poon Hill Trek route is easy and passes and goes through the rhododendron forest plus small local settlements. Ghandruk, the typical local settlement is another highlight of the trekking.

Poon Hill Trekking Highlights

  • The short and best trekking in Nepal.
  • One of the best trekking to the Himalayas’ close views
  • One of the best sunrise viewpoints in Annapurna
  • Explore pure local culture at Ghandruk.
  • Trek with family in the Himalayas

Poon Hill Short Itinerary

  • Day 01: Drive to Pokhara (6/7 hours’ drive).
  • Day 02: Drive to Nayapul (2 hours’ drive) then trek to Ulleri (4/5 hours trekking).
  • Day 03: Trek to Ghorepani (4/5 hours trekking).
  • Day 04: Hike to Poon Hill (1-hour hike) and trek to Ghandruk (6/7 hours’ trek)
  • Day 05: Drive back to Pokhara (4 hours’ drive).
  • Day 06 Drive back to Kathmandu (6/7 hours’ drive).

Best seasons and Permits

The best time to trek Poon Hill are spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November). Although this trek can be done round the year. Basically, two permits are needed for Poon Hill trekking and those are ACAP permit and TIMS card. Both permits can be issued in Kathmandu or Pokhara at Nepal tourism board and TAAN.

If you are planning for a long trip in Annapurna then choose any of the Annapurna trekking packages:

  1. Annapurna Base Camp Trek
  2. Annapurna Circuit Trek
  3. Annapurna Tilicho Lake Trek
  4. Mardi Himal Trek 

If you are looking for shorter version of Poon Hill Trekking then go to:

  • Short Poon Hill Trek

If you are looking to a best alternative of Poon Hill Trek in Annapurna then do Muldai View Point Trek. If you preference is in a short Everest trek then visit our Everest Sunrise Trek.

If you need more customize Poon Hill Trek itinerary then please contact our travel experts directly.

Day 1
Drive to Pokhara (6/7 hours’ drive).

Attraction(s)

Trishuli River

• The route to Pokhara follows the Trishuli river through the green hills and small settlements.

Pokhara

• The best city in the country. The city of lakes and the mountains.

Meals: Not included

Accommodation: 3-star hotel.

Day 2
Drive to Nayapul (2 hours drive) then trek to Ulleri (4/5 hours trekking).

Attraction (s)

Nayapul

• The permit check post place. The Modi river looks very nice from here.

Tikhedhunga

• A small settlement along the way.

Ulleri

• The stop for the day. It offers a glimpse of Annapurna south mountain.

Food: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included

Accommodation at: local lodge.

Day 3
Trek to Ghorepani (4/5 hours trekking).

Attraction(s).

Ghorepani

• The stop of the day, it offers greater views of mountains. In the evening, the sunset looks amazing.

Food: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Included

Accommodation at: local lodge.

Day 4
Hike to Poon Hill (1 hour hike) and trek to Ghandruk (6/7 hours trek)

Attraction (s)

Sunrise at Poon Hill

• The sunrise from Poon Hill looks stunning. The mountains looks fabulous once the golden rays of the sun hits.

Tadapani

• Small settlement along the way to Ghandruk.

Ghandruk

• Small settlement with typical Nepali houses and mountain views.

Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Accommodation at: local lodge.

Day 5
Drive back to Pokhara (4 hours’ drive).

Food: Breakfast, Lunch Included

Accommodation at: a 3-star hotel.

Day 6
Drive back to Kathmandu (6/7 hours drive).

Take a scenic drive back to Kathmandu.

Food: Breakfast Included

Accommodation at: Not included this day

Inclusion

  • Transportation (Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu) by tourist bus.
  • 2 nights hotel in Pokhara at a 3-star hotel with breakfast in twin sharing basis.
  • Private transportation (Pokhara to Nayapul and Nayapul to Pokhara)
  • ACAP permit and TIMS Card
  • An experienced English-speaking guide and his all expenses.
  • Food (5 breakfasts,4 lunches,3 dinners) during the trekking
  • All government taxes and service charges.

Exclusion

  • Travel insurance
  • Food and drinks in Pokhara.
  • Personal expenses (bar bills, hot water, hot shower, battery charging, WIFI, etc.).
  • Porter(s) during the trekking (We can arrange on request).
  • Tipping
  • Anything does not include in the cost.

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Trip Facts

  • Private and tourist bus
  • 3210m
  • 2-8 persons
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • 3-star hotel and local lodges.

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